Reeves, Silas (c1822 KY - )


Reeves, Silas


Father: Spencer Reeves
Mother: Mary Spencer

Birth: c1822, Kentucky
Birth Source: Census

Death Source:

Spouse1: Sarah A. Dehart, m. 5 May 1844, Brown County, Illinois
Spouse2: Malinda Houston


Children of Silas Reeves and Sarah A. Dehart:
  1. Spencer Reaves, b. c1845
  2. Nancy J. Reaves, b. c850
  3. Mary E. Reaves, b. c850
  4. A. C. Reeves, b. c1851
  5. Permelia Reeves, b. c1853
  6. Grainville G. Reeves, b. c1857

Children of Silas Reeves and Malinda Houston:
  1. Rachel Reeves, b. c1866
  2. Rosville Reeves, b. c1870
  3. Sarah E. Reeves, b. c1872
  4. Lucinda F, Reeves, b. c1874, m. Ellison A Vance
  5. Jesse Reeves, b. c1876
  6. George Ann Reeves, b. c1880

In 1845, Silas Reeves of the County of Brown and State of Illinois sold land in Fleming County, Kentucky which was "from his late father Spencer Reeves of Fleming County Kentucky."

Research Notes


Marriage1:  Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920 (Ancestry)

1850 Census:  Brown County, Illinois
1860 Census:  Pike County, Illinois
1870 Census:  Brown County, Illinois
1880 Census:  Brown County, Illinois

1845 Deed - Silas Reeves to Isaac Reeves - Fleming County, Kentucky Deed Book 7, p73