Reeve, Isaac (c1780 - 1843)


Reeve, Isaac


Father: Isaac Reeve

Birth: c1780
Birth Source: Census, Headstone

Death: 18 Oct 1843
Death Source: Headstone

Spouse1: Rebecca


Children of Isaac Reeve and Rebeccca:
  1. Abner Reeve, b. c1812

Isaac's household is listed next to that of his brother Elias in 1830 and 1840. He is listed as age 50-60 on both censuses which would place his birth c1780.

Isaac is buried in the Northfield Baptist Cemetery, Livingston, Essex County, New Jersey. Headstones states he died Oct. 18, 1843, Aged 64 years. There is a headstone for his wife Rebecca who died Sept. 19, 1853 in her 64th year.

Widow Rebecca may be the one in the household of Moses Reeves in 1850.

The following death notice from the Centinel Of Freedom, 3 Jul 1838 may refer to this Isaac's daughter:
At Springfield on the 28th instant, of consumption, RACHAEL, daughter of Isaac Reeves, in the 21st year of her age.

Research Notes


Burial:       FamilySearch - The Genealogical magazine of New Jersey, Vol. 17, #3, p93

1830 Census:  Springfield, Essex County, New Jersey
1840 Census:  Springfield, Essex County, New Jersey