Reaves, George W. (c1822 - 1840)


Reaves, George W.


Father: Archibald Reaves, Sr.
Mother: Elizabeth Caldwell

Birth: c1822
Birth Source: Headstone

Death: 20 Sep 1840
Death Source: Headstone



George is mentioned as a deceased brother of Archibald Reaves Jr. in an 1847 deed from Benjamin S. Reaves to William H. Wisener.

Chancery court records show that Alfred Campbell was the Administrator of George W. Reaves.

George is buried in the Reaves Cemetery in Bedford County, Tennessee. His headstone reads: "In memory of George Reaves who departed this life September 20th 1840, aged 18 years."

Research Notes


Birth:          Headstone, Reaves Family Cemetery, Bedford County, Tennessee
Death:        Headstone, Reaves Family Cemetery, Bedford County, Tennessee

1847 Deed - Benjamin S. Rives to William H. Wisener - Bedford County, Tennessee Deed Book PP, p243
Bedford County, Tennessee Chancery Court Minutes 1846-1854