Mother: Wallace, Hannah
Birth: c 1785, Wake County, North Carolina
Birth Source: 1788 Will of Isaac Reavis, Wake County, NC Probate Records
Death: bef Jan 1869, Monroe County, Georgia
Death Source: Will probated 8 Jan 1869, Monroe County, GA Probate Records
Spouse1: Frances "Fannie" Parham, 22 Jan 1816, Wake County, NC
- Mary Reavis, b. c1831
- William Reavis, Jr., b. c1835
William W. Reeves, Elijah Maingold and John H. Reeves were named as the sons of the Hannah Mangold, sister of John Wallace, Jr., who left a will, Hancock County, Georgia, June 15, 1811.
William was buried in the Maynard Cemetery in Monroe County, Georgia with a headstone which reads "William Reavis 1785-1870." These dates are not correct given that the probate of his will was 1869.
1840 Census: Monroe County, Georgia (Wm Revis)
1850 Census: Monroe County, Georgia
1860 Census: Monroe County, Georgia
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).