Reeves, Elijah (1786 GA - ?)


Reeves, Elijah


Father: Daniel Reeves
Mother: Ellenor Guthrie

Birth: 20 Feb 1786, South Carolina
Birth Source: RW Pension Statement and census

Death Source:

Spouse1: Patsy Thompson, m. 13 Nov 1809 in Davidson County, Tennessee


Little is known of Elijah Reeves aside from his birth recorded in the Revolutionary War Pension application of his father, Daniel Reeves.

He was listed on the 1811 tax list of Davidson County, Tennessee along with his father, Daniel and brothers James and Elisha.

Elijah was not mentioned in the 1824 will of his father Daniel Reeves which may be an indication that he was deceased by that time. However, since Daniel only mentioned his wife and daughters in that will and none of his sons, it may just be that he had given them their legacies before his death as was often common.


Daniel Reeves RW Pension Statement(external link)
1824 Will of Daniel Reeves
Tennessee, State Marriages, 1780-2002 online database at Ancestry.com
1811 Tax Listing of Davidson County, Tennessee

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