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Reeves Genealogy & History

Reeves is an English surname with two major origins. First, it can be a patronymic form of Reeve, from the Middle English reeve and Old English gerefa or refa, which mean reeve, also known as a steward or bailiff. It may also be topographical for someone living near a forest, from the Middle English after eaves, meaning at the edge. Reeves family history begins with Richard del Reves, noted in the Subsidy Rolls of Lancashire in 1332. Reeves genealogy lays claim to many well-known people, like Admiral Joseph Reeves, Star Trek and general science fiction writers Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens, and former New Zealand Archbishop and Governor-General Paul Reeves.

Reeves Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Bennett Reeves-- --, 1922September 3,2004KS
Balford Reeves-- --, 1930October ,1978WV
C E Graham Reeves-- --, 1912September 27,1996NY
D Jean Reeves-- --, 1929August 16,2001IA

Reeves Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Howard Reeves-- --, 1919September ,1984Saint Edward,NE
Fairice Reeves-- --, 1933June 24,2004Rome,GA
G Fred Reeves-- --, 1937December ,1983San Francisco,CA
H Carl Reeves-- --, 1914September 15,1990Pascagoula,MS

Reeves Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Albert ReevesMargaret ConleyAugust 31,1959Wake, NC
Carl ReevesLucille RankinSeptember 3,1938Wake, NC
Dudley ReevesPhyllis HarrisJuly 7,1962Wake, NC
Eugene ReevesRosa HarrisonJanuary 8,1938Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Reeves

310th: Horton311th: Bush
312th: Baldwin313th: Neal
314th: Sherman315th: Sharp
316th: Byrd317th: Bowen
318th: Goodman319th: Mueller

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