Jesse Lee Reno (April 20, 1823 – September 14, 1862) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican–American War, in the Utah War, on the western frontier and as a Union General during the American Civil War from West Virginia.
- Early life
- Mexican-American War
Jesse Lee Reno (April 20, 1823 – September 14, 1862) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican-American War, the Utah War, the western frontier, and as a Union General during the American Civil War. Known as a "soldier's soldier" who fought alongside his men, he was killed while commanding a corps at Fox's Gap during the Bat...
Reno was born in Wheeling, Virginia (present day West Virginia), the third-oldest of eight children of Lewis Thomas and Rebecca (Quinby) Reno. His ancestors changed the spelling of their surname "Renault" to the more Anglicized "Reno" when they arrived in America from France in 1770. His family moved to the Franklin, Pennsylvania, area in 1830, and...
During the Mexican-American War in 1847, Reno commanded an artillery battery under General Winfield Scott and fought in the Siege of Vera Cruz and other battles in Mexico. Reno was brevetted twice during the war—once for "gallant and meritorious conduct" at the Battle of Cerro Gordo, and later for bravery at the Battle for Mexico City and the Battl...
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See Genealogy Report: Descendants of Louis Reynaudfor some interesting history. Cheers, Facts707 (talk) 07:54, 22 September 2018 (UTC)
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Edition of 1905. See also Jesse L. Reno on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer . RENO, Jesse Lee (1823-62). An American soldier, born at Wheeling, Va. (now W. Va.).
Jul 02, 2021 · Maj. Gen. Jesse Reno was Killed in Action in Fox's Gap during the Battle of South Mountain shot in the chest by a rookie Union Soldier from the 35th Massachusetts who mistook him for Rebel Cavalry at dusk during the United States Civil War. Maj. Gen. Jesse Reno served with the United States Army during the Mexican-American War Service Started: 1846
- April 20, 1823
- Mary Bradley Cross
- September 14, 1862
Jesse Wilford Reno ( Fort Leavenworth, 4 de agosto de 1861 — Pelham Manor, 2 de junho de 1947) foi um engenheiro e inventor estadunidense . Inventou a primeira escada rolante, em 1891, patenteada em 15 de março de 1892, instalada no pier Old Iron, Coney Island, Nova Iorque. Sua invenção foi inicialmente referenciada como "elevador inclinado".
Apr 19, 2018 · Jesse Lee Reno (April 20, 1823 – September 14, 1862) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Mexican-American War, the western frontier, and as a Union General during the American Civil War.