Rufus Cornelius Rives
Mother: Mary William Elliot
Birth: 25 Mar 1871, Christian County, Kentucky
Birth Source: Death Certificate, Reliques of the Rives
Death: 4 July 1945, Christian County, Kentucky
Death Source: Death Certificate
Spouse1: Maggie King, m. 1902
- Elliot Rives
- Howard Rives
The 1910 census says he had been married for seven years but doesn't list a wife or children in the household for him.
From Reliques of the Rives:
He grew to manhood on the farm of his father, receiving from the district school a limited education. While in his early twenties he was elected to the office of constable and served as such for several successive terms. He is now employed by the Singer Sewing Machine Co.
Death: Death Certificate, Frank Campbell Rives, 1945
History: Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p180
Census: 1910 Census - Christian County, Kentucky