Reeve, Joseph ( - 1748)


Reeve, Joseph


Father: Mark Reeve

Birth Source:

Death: 25 Sep 1748
Death Source: Quaker Monthly Meetings Records

Spouse1: Ellen Bagnall, m. Nov 1722, Salem County, New Jersey


Children of Joseph Reeve and Ellen Bagnall:
  1. Mark Reeve, b. 28 Dec 1723
  2. Joseph Reeve, b. 5 Jul 1725
  3. John Reeve, b. 5 May 1730
  4. Mary Reeve, b. 15 Jul 1734
  5. Benjamin Reeve, b. 2 Jul 1737

The Monthly Meeting records for Rahway and Planfield include the above list of children and birthdates for Joseph and Ellen.

The will of Joseph Reeve mentions his sons Joseph, John, Samuel, Benjamin, and Mark, and daughter Mary. Joseph is described as of the south side of Cohansey, Cumberland County, New Jersey. Cumberland County formed in 1748, the year he wrote the will. Cohansey is the same location where his father Mark was, formerly in Salem County.

Research Notes


Marriage:   New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980
Death:         Union County, New Jersey, Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meetings, Births and Deaths, 1686-1798 (Ancestry)

1748 Will - Joseph Reeve - New Jersey Will Records 6, p249