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Francis Brewster Reeves
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1836
Bridgeton
Cumberland County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1922
Germantown
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Grocer, Banker, Churchman.
Germantown, Philadelphia, PA.
Philadelphia Inquirer, August 16, 1922

"F. B. REEVES' FUNERAL
Deceased was Prominent in Banking Here foe Many Years

Funeral services of Francis B. Reeves, prominent in civic and banking circles for more than half a century, will be held here this afternoon, at 3.30 o'clock, at the Wakefield Presbyterian Church, Germantown.

The Honorary pallbearers will be William Newbold Ely, W. Frederick Snyder, Philip Godley, Kennedy Reeves, Hugh L. Reeves, Charles B. Adamson, Livingston E. Jones, Geo. N. Moland, Lucius C. Thompson, Rev. James Montgomery, D. D.. Francis R. Strawbridge, Joseph Wayne, Jr., Evan Randolph and Kern Dodge.

Mr. Reeves died Monday at his home, McKean and Clapier streets, Germantown, where he had been seriously ill for only a month, although his general condition has been poor since he suffered a paralytic stroke in 1910. Mr. Reeves was 86 years old. He is survived by a son, Francis R. Reeves, Jr., and daughter, Mrs. Anna Deacon.

The services will be conducted by Rev. Merle H. Anderson, secretary of the New Era Movement of the Presbyterian Church. Interment will be at Laurel HIll Cemetery."

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ellen Bernard Thompson Reeves (1837 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  Alison Cleveland Reeves (1862 - 1874)*
  Francis Brewster Reeves (1868 - 1868)*
  Caroline Thompson Reeves (1869 - 1874)*
  Francis Butler Reeves (1873 - 1958)*
  Ellen E. Reeves Haines (1878 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Sec S, Lot 67 N Part & 68 S 1/3
 
Created by: Eugene Glenn Stackhouse
Record added: Dec 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62620584
Francis Brewster Reeves
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