Rives, Andrew J (1849 IL - 1931 IL)

Rives, Andrew J

Rives, Andrew Jackson


Father: John Hood Rives
Mother: Elizabeth Ann Randle

Birth: 19 Oct 1849, Macoupin, Illinois
Birth Source: Reliques of the Rives

Death: 31 Jan 1930, Jacksonville, Morgan County, Illinois
Death Source: Illinois Deaths

Spouse1: Isabel Wilson, m. 27 Mar 1870, Greene County, Illinois


Children of Andrew Jackson Rives and Isabel Wilson:
  1. Ella Rives, b. 14 Dec 1870, m. William Oliver Miller
  2. Ida Rives, b. 9 Jun 1872, m. Frederick T. Krame
  3. John William Rives, b. 12 Dec 1873
  4. Florence Rives, b. 21 Dec 1875; d. 19 Sep 1877
  5. Daisy Belle Rives, b. 27 Mar 1878, m. William Edward Davis
  6. Edwin Mantlebert Rives, b. 6 Aug 1880
  7. Jessie Ernestine Rives, b. 11 Mar 1884, m. Rohley King
  8. Paul Leigh Rives, b. 27 July 1886
  9. Lucy Kinder Rives, b. 20 Mar 1889, m. Norman Gimmy
  10. Thomas Frederick Rives, b. 4 Mar 1891

Alton Evening Telegraph, 1 Feb 1930
Aged Liveryman At Carrollton Dies
CARROLLTON, Feb. 1. - (Special) - Andrew J. Rives, retired liveryman, who died in a Jacksonville hospital last Friday afternoon, will be buried here in the City cemetery following funeral services in the Simpson funeral home to be held at 2:30 Sunday afternoon. The Rev. R. M. Howard, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church will be in charge.
Mr. Rives was born in Greenfield Oct. 19, 1839, and, after spending his early life on a farm near there, moved to Carrollton in 1905, to take up the livery stable business. He retired in 1910, and has been living with two daughters, Mrs. Jesse King and Mrs. Lucy Gimme, of Carrollton, since that time.
His death came following a long illness.
He is survived by four sons, John of Jerseyville, Bert of Springfield, Fred of Weslaco, Tex., and Parks of Peoria, and, besides the two daughters living here, another one Mrs. Ed Davis of Greenfield.


Marriage1:  FamilySearch - Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940
Death:      Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947 (FamilySearch)
Burial:       Findagrave - Carrollton City Cemetery, Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois

1850 Census:  Macoupin, Macoupin, Illinois (HOH - John H Reeves)
1860 Census:  Greene County, Illinois (HOH - J H Rives)
1870 Census:  Township 10 Range 10, Greene County, Illinois
1880 Census:  Greene County, Illinois
1900 Census:  Rockbridge, Greene County, Illinois
1910 Census:  Carrollton Ward 2, Greene County, Illinois

Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p196