Reeve, John ( - 1621 ESS)


Reeve, John



Birth Source:

Death: Nov 1621
Death Source: Burial

Spouse1: Mary Brock, m. 24 Oct 1588, Gosfield, Essex


Children of John Reeve and Mary Brock:
Mary Reeve, bap. 16 July 1589
Anna Reeve, bap. 29 Nov 1590, m. Thomas Fitch
Sarah Reeve, bap. 6 May 1593
John Reeve, bap. 25 May 1596
Susan Reeve, bap. abt 1598
Jeremy Reeve, bap. 4 Oct 1601

The baptisms of the first four children are in the Gosfield register. Jeremy's is in the Great Leighs register. Susan is named in John's will.

John refers to himself as John the elder of Gosfield in his will. The following are also named in his will:
wife Mary
Jeremy Reeve my youngest sonne
Anne, Sara, ad Susan my daughters
Mary Reeve my brothers daughter
John Reeve my brothers sonne
Jane Saunder my sister daughter

John's burial is listed at Gosfield, 24 Nov 1621.

Research Notes

Several extensive blog articles were published on this family by Delores Dickson. See:
Our Reeve Family from Bocking, Essex, England
The Descendants of Jeremy Reeve 1602-1671 of Childerditch, Essex, England
Jonah Reeve 1746-1806 and Elizabeth Houston 1755-1826


Marriage1:  Gosfield, Essex Parish Register
Burial:       Gosfield, Essex Parish Register

1620 Will - Johannis Reeve - Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills - Gosfield, Essex (Ancestry)
Essex, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 (Ancestry)