Rives, John Duke (1874 VA - 1931 VA)

Rives, John Duke

Rives, John Duke


Father: Thomas Francis Rives
Mother: Margaret Minerva White

Birth: 23 Jan 1874, Dinwiddie County, Virginia
Birth Source: Birth Record

Death: 4 Sep 1931, Dinwiddie County, Virginia
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Agnes (Turner) Tompkins, m. 20 Dec 1910


Children of John Duke Rives and Agnes (Turner) Tompkins:
  1. Mary Ann Rives, b. 11 Nov 1911
  2. Agnes Rebecca Rives, b. 5 Apr 1913
  3. Thomas Francis Rives, b. 7 Jun 1915
  4. Royston Tompkins Rives, b. 4 Apr 1920

From Reliques of the Rives:
John Duke Rives was educated in the Dinwiddie schools and has been deputy county surveyor, insurance agent, and farmer. He is now a member of the Democratic electoral board of Dinwiddie; a Vestryman of the Church of the Good Shepherd near McKinney, Virginia, his post office; and, since 1924, has been president of the Community League of the Sunnyside School. Mr. J. D. Rives married December 20, 1910, his sister—in—law, Agnes Turner Tompkins.

Research Notes


Birth:          United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (FamilySearch)
                   Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917
Death:        Death Certificate, John Duke Rives, 1931

1920 Census:  Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p268