Reeves, Spencer (c1765 ? - c1830 GA)


Reeves, Spencer


Father: Unknown Reeves

Birth: c1765
Birth Source: 1830 Census gives age as 60-69

Death: after 1830, Columbia County, Georgia
Death Source: No record after 1830 census

Spouse1: Unknown


Possible children of Spencer Reeves:
  1. Lavinia Viney Reeves, b. c1800, m1 Wilder Phillips, m2 James Anderson
  2. Charles Reeves, b. 1811
  3. Stephen Green Reeves, b. 1812
  4. Thomas Reeves, b. 1810-1820
  5. Randolph Reeve, b. 1820
Spencer Reeves is recorded as receiving land grants in Washington and Richmond Counties of Georgia in 1784-85. The grant refers to Spencer receiving the grant for doing his duty in the total expulsion of the British from the state. John Reeves believed to be Spencer's brother also received land grants in Washington County at that time and several later grants (circa 1800) in Columbia County.

The 1820 census of Columbia County, Georgia lists Spencer Reeves' household with 4 males ‹10, 1 male ›45, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25 and 1 female 26-44.

The only other Reeves living in Columbia County during this time was John Reeves who may have been Spencer's brother but there is no documentation of the connection.


1820 Census - Columbia County, Georgia
1830 Census - Columbia County, Georgia

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