SummaryFather: Joseph Rives
NarrativeFrom Reliques of the Rives:
On Feb. 12, 1760, he conveyed to Edward Davenport the 194 acres on “the southside of Second Swamp of Blackwater” in Prince George county which had been patented in 1739 by Joseph Rives [his father]. In the Brunswick county records there is one further notice of him, on Aug. 25, 1766, when it was ordered by the Brunswick court that “Bottom Stegall pay Reuben Rives 545 pounds of tobacco as witness for him” (O. B. 10, p. 131).