Rives, Andrew Pollard (1852 VA - 1924 VA)

Rives, Andrew Pollard

Rives, Andrew Pollard


Father: George Rives
Mother: Ann Paton Pollard

Birth: 18 Nov 1852, Petersburg, Virginia
Birth Source: Death Certificate

Death: 15 Dec 1924, Surry County, Virginia
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Florence E. Edwards, m. 21 Nov 1883, Surry County, Virginia


Children of Andrew Pollard Rives and Frances E. Edwards:
  1. Sterling Edward Rives, b. 4 Oct 1884
  2. Mabel Pollard Rives, b. 29 Dec 1885, m. Frank Pond
  3. Ruth Albina Rives, b. 30 Jan 1888, m. John Daniel Pond

From Reliques of the Rives:
Andrew Pollard Rives was born in 1852 and after his marriage on November 21, 1883, to Florence Edwards, of the ancient and honorable family of that name established in Surry county, Virginia, since early in the 17th century, he resided at "Oakland," in Surry county, where he engaged in farming. Florence Edwards, born October 10, 1858, died December 4, 1926, was a daughter of Dr. William Henry Edwards, born October 8, 1805, died December 9, 1859, M. D. of the University of Pennsylvania in 1829, and his second wife, Mrs. Albina Amanda (Drew) Holleman, of Surry. Dr. Edwards was a son of William Edwards (son of William Edwards, V, and his wife, Susannah Edmunds), who was born in Surry county in 1789, and died in Norfolk, Virginia, January 22, 1827, by his second marriage on May 17, 1804, to Frances Green Seawell, daughter of John and Frances (Hobday) Seawell, of Gloucester county, Virginia, Frances (Seawell) Edwards receiving as a marriage portion 20 slaves and 20 mules from her father. Andrew Pollard Rives died December 15, 1924.

Research Notes


Birth:          Death Certificate, Andrew Pollard Rives, 1924
Marriage1:  Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940 (Ancestry)
Death:        Death Certificate, Andrew Pollard Rives, 1924

1900 Census:  Surry County, Virginia
1910 Census:  Surry County, Virginia
1920 Census:  Surry County, Virginia

Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p449