Reeves, Lucy (1785 VA - c1857 NC)

Reeves, Lucy

Reeves, Lucy


Father: George Reeves, Sr.
Mother: Jane Burton

Birth: c1785, Grayson County, Virginia
Birth Source: George Reeves, Sr. Probate naming Heirs in various deeds

Death: before October 1857, Ashe or Alleghany counties of North Carolina
Death Source: 1857 Will of David Cox, Wills Vol 1 pg 8

Spouse1: David Cox, Jr.


Children of Lucy Reeves and David Cox, Jr.:
  1. Margaret Cox "Peggy", b. 16 Mar 1805, m. John Gambill
  2. Jane Cox, b. c1807, m. John A. Crouse
  3. George Reeves Cox, Sr., b. 5 Jul 1809, m. Margaret Toliver
  4. John R. Cox, b. 20 Jan 1821, m. Mary "Polly" Andrews
David Cox and his wife Lucy are listed among the heirs of George Reeves, Sr. in three deeds conveying property owned by George recorded in Grayson County, Virginia deed books 3 and 4.

The will of David Cox written on 26 Oct. 1857. and proved April term 1862, names daughter Pegga Gambill wife of John Gambill, daughter Jane Krowse (sic Crouse] wife of John Krowse, son George R. Cox, grandson David Reid Cox son of George R. Cox, and son John R. Cox. Execs: son George R. Cox & son-in-law John Gambill. Wits: George W. Reeves, T.C. Douglas, Saml. Cox. (Alleghany County NC Wills Vol 1 pg 8 at Family Search)

Lucy Reeves Cox was recorded in the 1850 census of Ashe County NC in the household of David Cox; however, she was not mentioned in the will of David Cox above which indicates that she was deceased by the time it was written in October of 1857.


The Cheek Family of Alleghany County, North Carolina
Deed Books 3 and 4, Grayson County VA naming Heirs of George Reeves
1820 Census - Ashe County, North Carolina
1830 Census - Ashe County, North Carolina
1840 Census - Ashe County, North Carolina
j1850 Census - Ashe County, North Carolina
1857 Will of David Cox, Alleghany NC Wills Vol 1 pg 8 at Family Search

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