Reeves, Hannah (1681 - )


Reeves, Hannah


Father: Thomas Reeves
Mother: Rebecca

Birth: 9 Feb 1681
Birth Source: Southampton Town Records

Death Source:

Spouse1: Richard Wood, m. 10 Apr 1704


Children of Richard Wood and Hannah Reeves:
  1. Silas Wood
  2. Theophilus Wood
  3. Matthew Wood
  4. Hannah Wood
  5. Phebe Wood
  6. Abraham Wood

From the Southampton town records:
April ye 8th 1684. Rebeca Reeves the wife of Thomas Reeves gives in ye time of ye birth of her foure children which is as followeth.
Her daughter Hannah was born ye 9th day of Feb 1681.
Richard Wood was married to Hannah Reeves daughter of Thomas Reeves April 10 1704

Richard Wood made his will in 1731 with an addendum in 1734 and names his wife Hannah and above children. Probate began in 1734.

Hannah Wood widow and executrix of the will of Richard Wood sells to Stephen Foster a close at old town 15 acres, bounded W by lane, N & S by Joseph Hildreth E by Joseph Hildreth and heirs of Stephen Howell Deceased, price 40£.
May 4 1742.
Wit. Mathew Wood Thomas Stephens. (v3, p40)

Research Notes


The Second Book of Records of the Town of Southampton Long Island, N. Y., pp. 248, 282, 345
The Third Book of Records of the Town of Southampton Long Island, N. Y., p. 40
1731 Will - Richard Wood - New York Wills, Vol. 12, p205 (Old Liber p. 220)