Reeve, William Durham (1797 SC - 1877 GA)

William Durham Reeve

Reeve, William Durham


Father: William Reeve
Mother: Netty (Nutty) White

Birth: 14 Jun 1797, South Carolina
Birth Source: 1838 Will of William Reeve

Death: 15 Apr 1877, DeKalb County, Georgia
Death Source: Undocumented - There is no gravestone in Nancy Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery where he is supposedly buried.

Spouse1: Nancy Hughes


Children of William D. Reeve and Nancy:
  1. George T. Reeves, b. 1830
  2. Edward W. Reeves, b. 1833
  3. William Frances M. Reeves, b. 1838, m. Mourning J. MNU
  4. James Andrew Jackson Reeves, b. 14 Jul 1839
  5. Mary A. Reeves, b. 1843
The 1860 census lists a Luenda C. Reeves, born 1840, in the household of William D. Reeves but she was likely the wife of his son James since there was no such female child listed in the 1850 census.

In the Georgia Returns of Qualified Voters, 6 July 1867, William D. Reeve made oath that he resided in the Oak Grove Precinct of Fulton County, Georgia.


1820 Census:  Abbeville County, South Carolina
1830 Census:  possibly DeKalb County, Georgia
1840 Census:  Abbeville County, South Carolina
1850 Census:  DeKalb County, Georgia
1860 Census:  Fulton County, Georgia

1838 Will of William Reeve