Father: James Reeve, Jr.
25 Apr 1709, Mattituck, Long Island, New York
Birth Source: A history of Mattituck, Long Island, N.Y.
pub. 1906 by Rev. Charles E. Craven p. 104
27 Apr 1781, Mattituck, Long Island, New York
Children of James Reeve and Mary Hudson:
- Mary Reeve, b. c1730
- James Reeve, Jr., b. c1733, m. Anna Wines
- Isaac Reeve, b. c1736
- Nathaniel Reeve, b. c1738
- Selah Reeve, b. 28 Feb 1738/39
- Deborah Reeve, b. c1744
- Hannah Reeve, b. c1747
- Ebenezer Reeve, b. 22 Aug 1751
There are many references to this James as "Deacon" James Reeve in A history of Mattituck, Long Island, N.Y.
. The following is also from that publication in reference to minutes of the Lower Aquebogue Church from April of 1747: “James Reeve, Esq., was the eldest son of Capt. James Reeve, was then a man of 40 years, and succeeded his father and grandfather on the Furrier (sic Purrier) property. The Mary Reeve mentioned later was his wife, Mary Hudson, the daughter of Robert Hudson, Esq., of East Hampton.”
A history of Mattituck, Long Island, N.Y.
pub. 1906 by Rev. Charles E. Craven