Rives, George Edward (1872 NC - 1963 NC)

Rives, George Edward

Rives, George Edward


Father: David Edward Rives
Mother: Sarah Norfleet Bynum

Birth: 10 Sep 1872, Chatham County, North Carolina
Birth Source: Reliques of the Rives

Death: 2 Nov 1963, Sanford, Lee County, North Carolina
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Lydia Cheek, m. 26 May 1915, Chatham County, North Carolina


Children of George Edward Rives and Lydia Cheek:
  1. Mary Irma Rives, b. 16 Jan 1920
  2. George Ewart Rives, b. 7 Apr 1922

From Reliques of the Rives:
George Edward Rives was born in Chatham county, North Carolina, and makes his home at Goldston, N. C. He taught school for thirteen years ; but, for the past eighteen years, has been in the employ of the Atlantic & Yadkin Railway Co. As a volunteer during the Spanish-American War he was a member of Co. A, 2nd N. C. Regt. Mr. Rives, who has served as town commissioner of Goldston for six years, has been of very helpful assistance in the preparation of the record of his great-grandfather's family.


Birth:       Death Certificate, George Edward Rives, 1963
Marriage: North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 (FamilySearch) (Indexed as Rieves)
Death:       Death Certificate, George Edward Rives, 1963
Census:     1920 Census - Chatham County, North Carolina
                   1940 Census - Chatham County, North Carolina
History:   Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p243