Rives, Sarah


Rives, Sarah


Father: Frederick Rives
Mother: Mary Magdalene (Stegall)

Birth Source:

Death Source:

Spouse1: John Brown, m. 8 July 1793, Franklin County, Virginia


Children of Sarah Rives and John Brown:
  1. John Spottswood Brown
  2. Reuben Skelton Brown
  3. Frederick Rives Brown, b. 1 Jan 1813
  4. William Alexander Brown, b. 1815
  5. Nancy Brown, m. Armstead Gorman
  6. Mary Brown, m. Andrew Brooks
  7. Sarah Brown, m. unknown Jefferson
Children's names are recorded in A History of Henry County Virginia by Judith P. A. Hill in 1925

In an 1812 and 1814 deed, Sally Brown, wife of John Brown, is stated to be the daughter of Frederick.

Research Notes


Marriage1:  Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940 (FamilySearch)

1812 Deed - Frederick Rives to Patsey Lumsden, et. al. - Franklin County, Virginia Deed Book 7, p95
1814 Deed - Frederick Rives to Sally Brown - Franklin County, Deed Book 7, p76

A History of Henry County Virginia: With Biographical Sketches... Brown Family pg 116