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Franklin Jessup Reeves, Sr
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Birth: 1831
Wayne County
New York, USA
Death: May 27, 1895
Wayne County
New York, USA

From the Arcadian Weekly Gazette:

Died on Monday morning May 27th of stomach and bowel difficulty, Franklin Reeves, aged 64 years. He was the second son of Gen. Lyman Reeves, and had passed his life except five years on or near the spot where he was born. The farm was bought by bis grandfather, James Reeves, Sr. in 1792. His wife, formerly Miss Estelle Parks, and three children survive him, the oldest daughter, wife of E. H. Clark. Mr. Reeves was one of our inost respected and best loved citizens. Few men bear so good a reputation among their neighbors as he did. He served the Presbyterian Church as an elder faithfully for 24 years, and has also been trustee and superintendent. We truly have lost one of our best men. 
Family links: 
  Lyman Reeves (1802 - 1888)
  Hannah Aurelia Franklin Reeves (1804 - 1891)
  Estelle A. Parks Reeves (1836 - 1930)*
  Eva L. Reeves Clark (1856 - 1939)*
  Emma A. Reeves (1863 - 1864)*
  Franklin Jessup Reeves (1864 - 1944)*
  Susan Harrison Reeves (1867 - 1953)*
  D. W. Cuyler Reeves (1868 - 1870)*
  Nelson Reeves (1828 - 1905)*
  Franklin Jessup Reeves (1831 - 1895)
*Calculated relationship
Palmyra Cemetery
Wayne County
New York, USA
Created by: Keith Reeves
Record added: May 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69573400
Franklin Jessup Reeves, Sr
Added by: Keith Reeves
Franklin Jessup Reeves, Sr
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