Reeves, Ila (c1793 KY - 1872 IN)


Reeves, Ila


Father: Eli Reeves
Mother: Sarah Ann Redman

Birth: c 26 Feb 1793, Mason County, Kentucky
Birth Source:Headstone

Death: 18 Jun 1872, Indiana
Death Source: Headstone

Spouse1: Fannie (Frankey) Stephenson, m. 10 Dec 1810, Adams County, Ohio


Children of Ila Reeves and Fannie Stephenson:
  1. Mills Stephenson Reeves, b. c 1815
  2. Jesse Reeves, b. 16 Sep 1818
  3. Mary A. Reeves, b. 27 Jun 1823, m. Edward H. Barrett on 17 Jun 1841
  4. Samuel Reeves, b. 18 Mar 1822 (This is questionable - Samuel may be the son of Ila's brother Asa but no documentation has currently been found.)
  5. Unknown daughter, b. 1826-1830
  6. Jabez Jackson Reeves, b. 5 Aug 1832
  7. Ila J. Reeves, b. 28 Dec 1835
Ila Reeves was the administrator of his father, Elias Reeves estate in 1825.¹

Sons Jabez and Ila are listed in the family in 1850.


Birth:          Headstone - Glen Cove Cemetery, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana
Death:        Headstone - Glen Cove Cemetery, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana

1820 Census:  Brown County, Ohio
1830 Census:  Rush County, Indiana
1840 Census:  Rush County, Indiana
1850 Census:  Rush County, Indiana
1860 Census:  Henry County, Indiana
1870 Census:  Henry County, Indiana

¹Index to Brown Co, OH Administrations 1818-1850, Family History Library, call #977.1796 P2d, Salt Lake City, UT