Rives, Luther Green (1876 - 1962 TN)


Rives, Luther Green


Father: Robert Clay Rives
Mother: Rebecca Jane Gillum

Birth: 15 Apr 1876
Birth Source: WWI Draft Card

Death: 24 Jul 1962, Petersburg, Lincoln County, Tennessee
Death Source: Death Certificate

Spouse1: Blanche Marie Gordon, m. 7 Jan 1902


Children of Luther Gordon Rives and Blanche Marie Gordon:
  1. Elizabeth Gordon Rives, b. 10 May 1913

From Reliques of the Rives:
Luther Green‘ Rives, who was educated in the country schools, has been active in the Presbyterian Church, of which he is an elder, and in the temperance movement in his county. He is an alderman of Petersburg, Tennessee, where he makes his home, and where he is associated with the firm of Tate Brothers in the mercantile business.

Research Notes


Birth:          World War I Draft Registration Card, Luther Green Rives, 1917-1918
Death:        Death Certificate, Luther Green Rives, 1962

1930 Census:  Lincoln County, Tennessee

Childs, James Rives. Reliques of the Rives, p286