Reeves, Jacob Jabez Rooker (1827 SC - 1902 OK)

Jacob Jabez Reeves

Reeves, Jacob Jabez Rooker


Father: Willis Reeves
Mother: Elizabeth Rooker

Birth: 3 Feb 1827, South Carolina
Birth Source: Gravestone inscription and Census

Death: 23 Feb 1902, Garvin County, Oklahoma
Death Source: Gravestone Photo from Purdy Cemetery, Garvin County, Oklahoma

Spouse1: Mary Ann McCullough, m. 7 Dec 1855
Spouse2: Elizabeth J. Hendricks, m. 18 Apr 1894 in Faulkner County, Arkansas


Children of Jacob J. R. Reeves and Mary Ann McCullough:
  1. Henry Wyatt Reeves, b. 30 Oct 1856, d. 10 Nov 1900 Faulkner County, Arkansas
  2. John Reeves, b. 1858, d. before 1870
Census records and the gravestone of Jacob J. R. Reeves record that he was a medical doctor.

After the death of Mary Ann McCullough Reeves on 15 May 1891 in Arkansas, Jacob remarried in 1894.

Research Notes


Tennessee, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900, online Ancestry.com
Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957, online Ancestry.com
1860 Census - District 18, Madison County, Tennessee
1870 Census - Codun, Conway County, Arkansas
1900 Census - Cadron, Faulkner County, Arkansas
Find A Grave - Purdy Cemetery, Garvin County, Oklahoma (Gravestone Photo)

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