Reeve, Elisha ( - c1750 NJ)


Reeve, Elisha


Father: Walter Reeve
Mother: Anne Howell

Birth Source:

Death: c1750, probably Gloucester County, New Jersey
Death Source: Letters of Administration



Elisha is mentioned in the account of his father Walter Reeve's estate and in his mother Anne's will. Both of these were made on the same day, 23 Sep 1732.

Letters of Administration were granted to David Watson on the estate of Elisha Reeves on 13 Dec 1750. They were granted under Burlington County. However the will/estate papers are filed under Gloucester County and contain only an appraisement of the estate. The appraisement states that he was late of Waterford in Gloucester County. It also mentions money and a bond with William Reeves Jr.

Research Notes


1732 Account - Walter Reeve - Burlington County, New Jersey Will Records 2354C - 2360C
1732 Will - Anne Reeves - New Jersey Will Records, Vol. 3, p356
1750 Administration - Elisha Reeves - New Jersey Will Book 7, p101
1750 Appraisement - Elisha Reeves File - New Jersey Will Records 466H