Reeves, Abner (c1780 ? - ?)
Birth: 1776-1794, North Carolina
Birth Source: 1880 Census gives William C. Reeves' father's birthplace as North Carolina
Death: before 1830, Franklin County, Tennessee
Death Source: Wife is widowed and head of household in 1830 census
Spouse1: Elizabeth Russey
NarrativeRecorded in the 1820 census of Franklin County, Tennessee. Household consists of 1 Male under 10, 3 Males 16-25, 2 Males 26-44, 2 Females under 10 and 1 Female 26-44.
Abner Reeves arrived in Franklin County at the same time that Avery, Maulden and an unidentified Edward Reeves did. There is no indication as to a connection between these individuals.
Known children of Abner Reeves and Elizabeth Russey:
- Sarah Reeves, b. 1813, m. Latta
- William C. Reeves, b. 15 Nov 1815 in Franklin County, TN
- Eliza C. Reeves, b. c1820, m. Anderson Faris in Jul 1840, Hardeman County, TN