Reeves, Elizabeth (1821 KY - aft 1880 KY)

Reeves, Elizabeth

Reeves, Elizabeth


Father: Thomas Reeves
Mother: Sarah "Sallie" Carpenter

Birth: 1821, Fleming County, Kentucky
Birth Source: Census

Death: after 1880, Fleming County, Kentucky
Death Source: Census records

Spouse1: William E. Jones, m. 28 Feb 1850 in Fleming County,Kentucky


Children of Elizabeth Reeves and William E. Jones:
  1. Sarah J. Jones, b. 1850, d. Aug 1855 of cholera
  2. James Jones, b. 1851, d. Aug 1855 of cholera
  3. Richard Jones, b. 5 Aug 1852, d. Aug 1855 of cholera
From the Fleming County, Kentucky Death Records of 1855, it appears that all of Elizabeth Reeves Jones' children died during what appears to have been a cholera epidemic. Her husband William's death is also recorded in August of 1855 of cholera.

Her parents Thomas and Sarah Reeves also died at the same time of cholera.

Elizabeth remained a widow and is recorded in the 1860 and 1880 censuses of Fleming County living a community that included Reeves and Carpenter families.


1850 Census - Fleming County, Kentucy
1860 Census - Fleming County, Kentucky
1880 Census - Fleming County, Kentucky
Kentucky, Marriages at www.familysearch.org
1855 Death Records of Fleming County, Kentucky