Reeve, Elijah (1751 - 1817)

Reeve, Elijah

Reeve, Elijah


Father: Elijah Reeve

Birth: 2 Sep 1751
Birth Source: Family Bible

Death: 26 Nov 1817
Death Source: Family Bible

Spouse1: Mary Seybolt, m. 21 or 25 Dec 1773
Spouse2: Mary Fox, m. 7 Feb 1786


Children of Elijah Reeve and Mary Seybolt:
  1. Gabriel Reeve, b. 9 Jul 1777, d. 21 Feb 1824
  2. Keturah Reeve, b. 15 Aug 1779, d. July 4, 1799, m. Abraham Tracey?
  3. Frances Reeve, b. 30 Apr 1782, m. Frances Newkirk

Children of Elijah Reeve and Mary Fox:
  1. George Fox Reeve, b. 27 Nov 1786
  2. Elijah Concklin Reeve, b. 11 Jul 1794

The Bible record transcription gives conflicting dates for the marriage to Mary Seybolt.

He may have had another son with Mary Fox. There are four white males under 16 in his household in 1790.

His 1813 will names "my loving wife Mary," "my two sons George Fox Reeve and Elijah Concklin Reeve," "my son Gabiel," and "my daughter Fanny Newkirk."

Research Notes


Birth:          Elijah Reeve Family Bible
Marriage1:  Elijah Reeve Family Bible
Death:        Elijah Reeve Family Bible

1790 Census:  Mamkating, Ulster County, New York
1800 Census:  Orange County, New York
1810 Census:  Orange County, New York

1813 Will - Elijah Reeve - Orange County, New York Will Book F, p180