John Reeves

20 September 1862–
Picton, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of John

When John Reeves was born on 20 September 1862, in Picton, New South Wales, Australia, his father, John Reeves, was 27 and his mother, Ruth Bamford, was 24. He married Hannah Blanchard on 3 January 1883, in Picton, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Reeves
1862–
Hannah Blanchard
1861–1894
Marriage: 3 January 1883
Eleanor Ruth Reeves
1883–
Florence H REEVES
1885–
Jessie E REEVES
1890–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1883
Picton, New South Wales, Australia
children

(3)

    Eleanor Ruth Reeves

    Female1883–Female

    Florence H REEVES

    Female1885–Female

    Jessie E REEVES

    Female1890–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1867

Age 5

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1870

Age 8

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1901

Age 39

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

English:1. patronymic from Reeve . 2. topographic name for someone who lived on the margin of a wood, from a misdivision of the Middle English phrase atter eves ‘at the edge’ (Old English æt þære efese).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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