Reavis, John Hanner (1786 NC - 1856 TN)


Reavis, John Hanner


Father: Reavis, Isaac
Mother: Wallace, Hannah

Birth: 26 Nov 1786, Wake County, North Carolina
Birth Source: Will of Isaac Reavis, Wake County Probate Records

Death: 4 May 1856, Weakley County, Tennessee
Death Source: Buried Dresden Cemetery, Weakley County, TN

Spouse1: Elizabeth Parham, 28 Nov 1812, Wake County, North Carolina


Children of John Hanner Reavis and Elizabeth Parham:
  1. William Reavis, b. c1828

Probable Children of John Hanner Reavis and Elizabeth Parham:
  1. Isaac C Reavis, b. 21 Mar 1814
  2. Elijah W Reavis, b. c1815-1818

William W. Reeves, Elijah Maingold and John H. Reeves were named as the sons of the sister of John Wallace, Jr., who left a will, Hancock County, Georgia, June 15, 1811.

William Reeves, age 22, was listed with him in 1850, presumably a son. Elizabeth is not listed.

Isaac and Elijah were living nearby John H. in 1840.


Will of Isaac Reavis, Wake County NC
Jeannette Holland Austin, Abstracts of Georgia Wills, Volume II, self-published, p. 17; Hancock County Misc. Book F (1808-1814),p. 65; Jeannette Holland Austin, Abstract of Georgia Wills, self-published CD Rom (1998).
1840 Census - Weakley County, Tennessee
1850 Census - Weakley County, Tennessee