Reeve, Nicholas ( - 1606/7)


Reeve, Nicholas



Birth Source:

Death: Mar 1606/7
Death Source: Will & Probate



Children of Nicholas Reeve:
  1. Mathew Reeve
  2. Henry Reeve
  3. Evan Reeve, bap. 10 Jan 1590/91
  4. Elizabeth Reeve
  5. Marie Reeve
  6. Charitie Reeve

Kidlington burial records include Nicholas Rive buried 22 Mar 1606/7. Kidlington also records the baptism of son Evan.

Abstract of Nicholas Reeve Will:
20 Mar 1607, Nicholas Reeve of Water Eaton in the countie of Oxforde yeoman. Eldest sonne Mathew Reeve one score of sheepe and one cowe. Same to other children: Henry Reeve, Evans Reeve, Elizabeth Reevie Marie Reeve and Charitie Reeve. May take three poundes of monie for the cowe. Provisions for those under legal age. Alice his wife to be executor. Witnesses Mathew Reeve and Annes Reeve her mark. Proved 22 Apr 1607.

Inventory taken 7 Apr 1607. Total 47 l & 7 s. Praisers: John Baicknoll, Raph Smith.

Research Notes

Nicholas may be a brother of William Reeve whose daughters were baptized at Kidlington.

Researched by Anne McDonald.


Burial:       Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812 (Ancestry)

1607 Will - Nicholas Reeve - Oxford Archdeaconry Court, Will, Inventory, 194.14; 55/2/14