Mother: Spicy Ann Smith
Birth: c1790, Brunswick County, North Carolina
Birth Source: Probate of Mark Reaves and census
Death: c1840, Horry County, South Carolina
Spouse1: Sarah Smith
- William Samuel Reaves, b. 1814
- John B. Reaves, b. 1823
The 1840 census of Horry County, SC lists a Sarah H. Reaves who is very likely the wife of John Reaves. There is an older man in the household age 50-59 but Sarah is listed as the head of household. The household consists of the following persons - 1 Male 15-19, 1 Male 50-59, 1 Female 5-9, 1 Female 10-14, 1 Female 40-49.
The 1830 census for John Reaves also lists several more female children who are have apparently married prior to 1840.
1820 Census - Horry County, South Carolina
1830 Census - Horry County, South Carolina