Rives, John Alfred (1856 GA - 1928 GA)

Rives, John Alfred

Rives, John Alfred


Father: John Francis Marion Rives
Mother: Elizabeth Castleberry

Birth: 14 Oct 1856, Hall County, Georgia
Birth Source: Census, Death Certificate

Death: 8 Sep 1928, Winder, Barrow County, Georgia
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Lillian Mullikin


Children of John Alfred Rives and Lillian Mullikin:
  1. Rosa Rives, b. 19 Feb 1890
  2. John Marshall Rives, b. 1 July 1892

Reliques states he "was born in Hall county, Georgia; attended Dahlonega College, 1873-75; and was later a student of music under private teachers in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mr. Rives, who taught music for a number of years in South Carolina and Georgia, died September 8, 1928, at Winder, Ga."

Death Certificate gives his name as "James A. Rives." It also says he was born 14 Oct 1854, but census indicates 1856.


Birth:       Death Certificate, James A. Rives, 1928
Death:       Death Certificate, James A. Rives, 1928
Census:     1920 Census - Barrow County, Georgia
History:   Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, 237