Reeves, Noah Wilson (1820 SC - 1882 MS)


Reeves, Noah Wilson



Birth: 6 Jan 1820 in Abbeville, Abbeville, SC
Birth Source:

Death: 20 Mar 1868 in Ringgold Community, Scott Co., MS (near Forest, MS)
Death Source: Find a grave ID 204976689

Spouse1: Margaret Ann Turner


Children of Noah Wilson Reeves and Margaret Ann Turner:
  1. Oliff Drucilla Reeves, b. 12 Oct 1846, d. 12 Oct 1846
  2. Nancy C. Reeves, b. 12 Dec 1847
  3. Mary Jane Reeves, b. 16 Oct 1849, d: 16 Apr 1850
  4. Arick Wilson Turner Reeves, b. 18 Mar 1851
  5. Noah Jefferson Reeves, b. 18 Mar 1853
  6. Reason Wade Reeves, b. 25 May 1855
  7. Joseph Patrick Reeves, b. 13 Nov 1857
  8. John N. Reeves, b. 25 Feb 1860
Nancy (possibly mother) married Thomas Meshack (T. M.) Patrick in SC prior to Noah's birth. The three of them are in MS in 1840 census. Noah Wilson and family are in Scott Co., MS census 1850 and 1860. Noah passed in 1868. Margaret and family are in 1870 census.
Cemetery land was donated by Noah Wilson to bury his 2 daughters. Noah Wilson Reeves, Nancy Ann, Meshack Patrick are buried next to the daughters.

1857 Holy Bible belonging to Noah Wilson Reeves, given to his son Reason Wade Reeves who gave it to his daughter Willie Lena Reeves who gave it to her daughter Cecil Ruth Barnes who left it to Johnny Putman. This Bible survived the 1900 Galveston hurricane and flood.
Antioch Cemetery records

Research Notes


1840 Census:  Scott County, Mississippi (Meshack Patrick) FamilySearch https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHRL-2FX
1850 Census:  Scott County, Mississippi FamilySearch https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LN-MYC
1860 Census:  District No 1, Scott County, Mississippi FamilySearch https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6GJ-VJG
1857 Holy Bible of Noah Wilson Reeves