Birth: c1811, North Carolina
Birth Source: Census
NarrativeChildren of Willson Reavis and Elizabeth:
- Mahala Reavis, b. c1834
- Minerva Reavis, b. c1836
- Thomas Reavis, b. c1838
- Rachel Reavis, b. c1840
- John Reavis, b. c1843
- Alsey Reavis, b. c1846
- Elizabeth Reavis, b. c1849
Willson Reavis appears to have first received land in Cherokee County in 1841 (DB G, p537).
Research NotesNote that there were two Willson Reavis families in Cherokee County, Georgia in 1850 from North Carolina. The other Willson (1803-1896) is buried in Bethesda Baptist Church Cemetery, Cherokee County, Georgia.
Sources1840 Census: Cherokee County, Georgia
1850 Census: Cherokee County, Georgia
Cherokee County, Georgia Deed Book G, p537