Rives, Joseph Anderson (1858 TN - 1939)


Rives, Joseph Anderson


Father: Littleberry William Rives
Mother: Frances Sharp

Birth: 18 Jul 1858, Petersberg, Tennessee
Birth Source:

Death: 1939
Death Source: Headstone

Spouse1: Mary D Night, m. 3 Aug 1887, Lamar County, Texas


Children of Joseph Anderson Rives and Mary D. Night:
  1. Bertha Bell Rives, b. 23 Apr 1889
  2. Lucy Gladys Rives, b. 1897

Reliques states: "He was a cowboy on the plains of Texas in his early days; and went to Oklahoma in the land rush, upon the opening up of that state some twenty years ago; and is now a retired rancher."

Research Notes


Marriage1:  Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1977 (Ancestry)
Death:        Headstone, Fairlawn Cemetery, Stephens County, Oklahoma (years only)

1900 Census:  Lamar County, Texas
1910 Census:  Stephens County, Oklahoma
1920 Census:  Stephens County, Oklahoma
1930 Census:  Stephens County, Oklahoma