Person:Thomas Reeves (17)

Thomas Reeves
b.bef. 1749
  1. Brewer Reeves1745 - abt 1799
  2. Thomas Reevesbef 1749 -
  3. William Reevesest 1760-1770 - 1807
  4. Lydia Reeves
  5. Mary Reeves
  6. John Reeves, Jr.aft 1771 -
  7. Sarah Reevesbef 1773 -
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Reeves
Gender Male
Birth? bef. 1749

Thomas Reeves was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's (unless listed otherwise):

  • Page 268.--17th October, 1769. Volintine Sevear to Thomas Reeves £160. Two tracts containing 679--A, containing 375 acres; B, containing 304 acres on northwest side of Long Meadow. Teste: Thomas Moore, Jacob Woodley, Brewer Reeves.
  • Page 12 - Thomas Reeves, 300 acres, Long Meadows. Adjoining Brewer Reeves, Michael Holsinger. April 11, 1780. [Abstract of Land Grant Surveys, 1761-1791, Augusta & Rockingham Counties, Virginia, by Peter Cline Kaylor, pg. 100].

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 1 - MAY, 1780 (A). - Valentine Sevier vs. Thomas Reeves.--Chancery. John Sevier was son to Valentine. Thomas was brother to Brewer Reeves. Jonathan Douglas was 57 years old on 3d October, 1772.