Descendants of James Reeves Sr.

Betsy GarrisAge: 40 years17801820

Name
Betsy Garris
Given names
Betsy
Surname
Garris
Birth 1780
MarriageJames ReevesView this family
yes

Birth of a son
#1
John Reeves
about 1805 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Elisha Reeves
1808 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Winnie Reeves
about 1809 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
James Brady Reeves
about 1812 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Jane Reeves
February 1, 1815 (Age 35 years)
Source: Headstone
Publication: Information was gathered either from a transcription, headstone photo, or from directly viewing the gravestone.
Death between 1820 and 1824 (Age 40 years)

Text:

Betsy appears to be on the 1820 census. James remarried to Bethena and their first child was born in 1825. So Betsy must have died 1820-1824.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
herself
Family with James Reeves - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage:
son
5 years
daughter
son
5 years
son
3 years
daughter
James Reeves + Bethenia Williams - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage:
step-daughter
3 years
step-daughter
4 years
step-daughter
5 years
step-daughter
3 years
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
4 years
step-daughter

Death1820 United States Federal Census
Text:

Betsy appears to be on the 1820 census. James remarried to Bethena and their first child was born in 1825. So Betsy must have died 1820-1824.

Shared note

Betsy was the daughter of Bedford and Susannah Garris. Bedford Garris was a Revolutionary War soldier. She was named along with a few of her children in Bedford's Estate records:

"...and Elisha Reeves, James Reeves, John Reeves, Winny wife of W. P. Richardson and Jane wife of Amos Blackmon the children of a deceased daughter Betsy Reeves."