Reeves, William (c1786 NC - 1844 TN)

William Reeves

Reeves, William


Father: Samuel Reeves
Mother: Susannah Brack

Birth: c1786, Granville or Wake, North Carolina
Birth Source: Approximate Age from Census, RW Widows' Pension of Susannah Brack Reeves names him as son of Samuel Reeves

Death: cSep 1844, Lincoln County, Tennessee
Death Source: Heirs deed

Spouse1: Nancy P.


Children of William Reeves:
  1. John C. Reeves, b. 1813
  2. James L Reeves
  3. Nancy Reeves
  4. Henry Reeves

An heirs deed from 1869 states that William died about September 1844 in Lincoln County and lists his children and grandson Miles J. Reeves son of deceased son Henry. The deed was witnessed by Allen Reeves.

In the 1820 Lincoln County TN census, William Reves as one Male under 10 years old, 1 Male 15-26, 1 Female 15-26.

The 1840 census of Lincoln County, Tennessee lists William Reeves with 1 Male under 5; 2 Males 10-15; 1 Male 50-60; 2 Females 10-15; 1 Female 15-20; 1 Female 40-50.


1820 Census:  Lincoln County, Tennessee
1840 Census:  Lincoln County, Tennessee

1868 Deed - John C. Reeves to Nancy P. Reeves - Lincoln County, Tennessee Deed Book E2, p250