Death: Mar-Jun 1845
Death Source: Will Probate
will of George Rives from Shelby County names a number of relatives including his mother Mary, brothers Christopher and William, and some of their children. It also mentions his sister May Rutherford, and one of her daughters. It appears unlikely that George was married or had children.
There was a Mary Rives, born c1780 in Virginia, living in Fayette County, Tenessee in 1840 and 1850 who was probably the mother of George mentioned in the will.
George Rives Will - Shelby County, Tennessee Will Book 1C, Pages 313-317