Rives, Isham (1740 VA - c1782 VA)

Rives, Isham

Rives, Isham


Father: Joseph Rives
Mother: Sarah

Birth: 25 Jan 1740, Bristol Parish, Virginia
Birth Source: Bristol Parish Register

Death: c1782, Prince George County, Virginia
Death Source:

Spouse1: Mary


Children of Isham Rives and Mary:
  1. Ann Rives

From Reliques of the Rives:
On May 1, 1775, he patented for twenty shillings 181 acres of land in Brunswick county, Va., "touching his own land" which must, therefore, have been on the Prince George-Brunswick county line. On Oct. 13, 1789, the record of the administration of his estate was presented to the Prince George county court.

Reliques includes the account information from the estate which names Mary Rives as widow and Ann Rives as orphan of the deceased.

Research Notes


Birth:          Births from the Bristol Parish Register of Henrico, Prince George, and Dinwiddie Counties, Virginia, 1720-1798 (Ancestry)

Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p347