James Reeves Family Bible

James Reeves Family Bible

James Reeves Family Bible


Deacon JAMES REEVES b. 1736; d. Nov. 23, 1803 (he built a Congregational Church on Long Island)
m. ca. 1760
MARY MOORE b. July 11, 1739
m. after 1770

Children: by (1) wife
-1- Mary m. Elijah Canfield
-2- James Jr. killed at Minisink, July 22, 1779
-3- Hepsibah b. Jan. 16, 1760; d. Nov. 13, 1820 m. Jonas Hulse
-4- a child d.y. by (2) wife
-5- David b. 1771; d. 1848; m. 1797 Esther Wickham
-G- Daniel m. (1) Ruth - - - -; (2) Mary Valentine
-7- Joshua, went to Michigan
-8- Elijah d.y.
-9- Isaac
-10- Anna m. ----Keene of Beach Woods, Pa.
-11- Deborah m. ----Schultz
-12- Keturah m. Stewart Brown
-13- Lydia m. ----Moore
-14- Mary A. b. June 4, 1789; m. Mar. 19, 1814
Joshua Mcitiish whose grand-daughter
Mrs. D. D. W. Schoonmaker Middletown, N.Y.
-15- Jerusha m. Charles Frances Burns
-16- Dorothy n. Benjamin Hulse
-17- Sarah
-18- Julia m. (1) Tidd; (2) ---Drake

CHARLES FRANCES BURNS b. Nov. 22, 1789; d. May 3, 1870
Jerusha REEVES b. May 24, 1790; d. Mar. 7, 1863
Children: Eliza, Angeline, Mary, Marvin, Charles F. James and Eliza.
ANGELINE BURNS b. 1820; d. 1880;
m. 1839
EPHRAIM PULIS son of Conrad Pulls
their dau.
LUCY ANN PULIS b. 7-22-1840; d. 6-9-1919
m. 10-21-1858
WILLIAM BROWN PARKIN b. 9-2-1835; d. 2-12-1909
their dau.
Mrs. AMANDA OLIVER, widow of O. H. Olver (Lineage no. of Mrs. Olver Is 223059)
their children:
Lillian m. Roy C. Tiehl
Ruby m. H. A. Teget
Violet m. J. E. Corkhill
Manley B. De Forest m. Hersalora Goodspeed

Manley B. De Forest Olver Jr.
Karl Teget
Bruce Teget
Madeline Tiehl
Violet Corkhill


James Reeves is claimed to be the son of Thomas III born 1679, son of Thomas Reeves who moved from Massachusetts to Long Island.


California DAR GRC report; s6 v002: Vital Records From Family Bibles, p157