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Reeves, Abraham (c1818 IL - 1879 IL)

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Reeves, Abraham


Summary

Father: Unknown
Mother: Unknown

Birth: 1818-1819 Illinois
Birth Source: US Census and Death Certificate


Death: 1884 St. Clair Co. Illinois
Death: 1879 Desota, Jackson Co., Illinois
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Elizabeth Durock/ Deroque/ Durard 1825-aft.1880

Narrative

Abraham and Elizabeth were married in Williamson Co. 2 Apr. 1843. Elizabeth was the daughter of Lewis/Louis Abner Deroque and Sarah "Sally" Tippy.

Abraham and Elizabeth had 10 children:
  1. Abner Reeves 1845-1862. Abner died at the battle of Jackson, Tenn. in 1862. He served in the Union Army.
  2. Francis Marion Reeves 1847-1932
  3. Sarah A. Reeves 1850-1870
  4. Elizabeth A. Reeves 1850-1938
  5. Rhoda Reeves 1854-1880
  6. Nancy J. Reeves 1855-1880
  7. Cyrus Mathias Reeves 1857-1929
  8. William Reeves 1860-1870
  9. John Reeves 1868-
  10. Mary Reeves 1870-.
Abraham enlisted in the Union Army in 1865. Based on the census, Abraham lived in Williamson and Jackson Counties during his lifetime. He died of malaria and typhoid in 1879 after several days illness.

Sources

Genweb page, U.S. Census, Fold3 Military records.
Contributors to this page: MartinB. and kzd0093 .
Page last modified on Thursday 17 of March, 2016 06:16:22 CDT by MartinB..