MARTHA REEVES. Ref:48013. Born: about 1782 at Hambledon, Buckinghamshire

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GENERATION One

MARTHA REEVES. Ref: 48013. Born: about 1782 in Hambledon, Buckinghamshire. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known,

Mother Ref: 0. Only record found as being mother of William Johnson Reeves (48000) at christening 27 Jun 1802 at Hambledon, Bucks &

Paul Reeves (48014), christened 3 Dec 1809 (Last updated: 04/02/2021 19:22:19)

WILLIAM JOHNSON REEVES. Ref: 48000. Born early 1802 in Launton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Reeves, Martha, Ref: 48013

PAUL REEVES. Ref: 48014. Born during 1809 in Hambledon, Buckinghamshire. Mother: Reeves, Martha, Ref: 48013

GENERATION Two

WILLIAM JOHNSON REEVES. Ref: 48000. Born: early 1802 in Launton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, Martha, Father Ref: 48013. Mother:

Reeves, Martha, Mother Ref: 48013. Mar: about 1825 in Brill, Buckinghamshire to Fanny 48001. Died: Oct-Dec 1871 in Kings Sutton,

Oxfordshire aged 69. Christened 27 Jun 1802 at Hambledon, Bucks, when only mother, Martha Reeves, given as parent. In 1841 Census

was living at Little Mill, Kings Sutton, Oxon, In 1871 Census still at same address and employed as an Agricultural Labourer.

 

Kings Sutton is a village, a parish, and a hundred in Northampton. The village stands near the River Cherwell, the Oxford canal, the Oxford

and Wolverhampton railway, and the boundary with Oxfordshire, 3 miles N by E of Aynho railway station, and 4 SSE of Banbury; and has

a post office under Banbury Main PO. (Last updated: 24/01/2022 17:33:55)

THOMAS REEVES. Ref: 48002. Born 1825- 1826 in Brill, Buckinghamshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

SARAH REEVES. Ref: 48003. Born during 1827 in Brill, Buckinghamshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

MARY REEVES. Ref: 48004. Born 1828- 1829 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

ANN REEVES. Ref: 48005. Born 1831- 1832 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

JANE REEVES. Ref: 48006. Born 1833- 1834 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

RICHARD REEVES. Ref: 48007. Born during 1837 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

JAMES REEVES. Ref: 48011. Born 1844- 1845 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

ELIZABETH REEVES. Ref: 48012. Born 1847- 1848 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Fanny, Ref: 48001

PAUL REEVES. Ref: 48014. Born: during 1809 in Hambledon, Buckinghamshire. Father: Reeves, Martha, Father Ref: 48013. Mother:

Reeves, Martha, Mother Ref: 48013. Died: Jul 1810 in Hambledon, Buckinghamshire aged 1. Christened 3 Dec 1809 at Hambledon,

Bucks. (Last updated: 24/01/2022 17:30:07)

GENERATION Three

THOMAS REEVES. Ref: 48002. Born: 1825- 1826 in Brill, Buckinghamshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000. Mother:

Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:03:15)

SARAH REEVES. Ref: 48003. Born: during 1827 in Brill, Buckinghamshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000. Mother:

Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. Mar: 22 Sep 1850 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire to Meadows, William . Died: during 1894 in Kings Sutton,

Oxfordshire aged 67. In 1881 was living in Wales St, King's Sutton, Oxon with family and her mother. Had 7 children. (Last updated:

24/01/2022 17:33:55)

MARY REEVES. Ref: 48004. Born: 1828- 1829 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000. Mother:

Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:03:22)

ANN REEVES. Ref: 48005. Born: 1831- 1832 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000. Mother:

Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. In 1871 Census unmarried and living at home with parents in Kings Sutton. (Last updated: 12/12/2020

19:03:32)

JANE REEVES. Ref: 48006. Born: 1833- 1834 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000. Mother:

Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:03:36)

RICHARD REEVES. Ref: 48007. Born: during 1837 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000.

Mother: Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. Mar: Jan-Mar 1870 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire to Gardner, Emily 48008. Died: Oct-Dec 1930 in

Coventry, Warwickshire aged 93. In 1871 Census shown as a Labourer, living in Kings Sutton with wife and Albert Gardner, aged 8

described as son-in-law, but thought to have been his wife's son, born illegitimately. In 1881 shown as an Agricultural Labourer. By 1891 he

was described as a widower living in Paradise Street, Kings Sutton. In 1901 Census he appeared living in the home of Mary Ann Dennett

as a boarder employed as a Foreman Ironstone Miner. In 1911 Census he was back in Kings Sutton living with his daughter Ada Emily &

her family.

 

The oldest parts of the Church of England parish church of Saints Peter and Paul in Kings Sutton are the Norman font and largely Norman

chancel. The north aisle was added in the 13th century and the south aisle early in the 14th century. The bell tower and most of the windows

are Decorated Gothic. The spire was added to the tower probably late in the 14th century, raising the steeple to a height of 198 feet (60 m).

Sir Nikolaus Pevsner considered it "one of the finest, if not the finest, spire in this county of spires". The south porch, north aisle, west

window and very fine east window of the chancel are Perpendicular Gothic.

 

Ss. Peter & Paul parish is now part of a single Church of England benefice with the adjacent parish of Newbottle and Charlton

 

 

In his latter life he moved to Coventry and lived at 54 Sandy Lane, Radford with daughter Ada Emily, his grand-daughter Amy Emily & her

husband Albert John Mawle. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:03:41)

ARTHUR REEVES. Ref: 48009. Born 1870- 1871 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Gardner, Emily, Ref: 48008

Ada Emily DANCER. Ref: 45007. Born 1871- 1872 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Gardner, Emily, Ref: 48008

EDWIN ALFRED REEVES. Ref: 48010. Born 1874- 1875 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Mother: Gardner, Emily, Ref: 48008

JAMES REEVES. Ref: 48011. Born: 1844- 1845 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000.

Mother: Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. Appears in 1861 Census aged 16 living in Kings Sutton, Oxon. (Last updated: 04/02/2021 19:18:22)

ELIZABETH REEVES. Ref: 48012. Born: 1847- 1848 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, William Johnson, Father Ref: 48000.

Mother: Fanny, Mother Ref: 48001. Appears in 1861 Census aged 13 living in Kings Sutton, Oxon. (Last updated: 04/02/2021 19:21:01)

GENERATION Four

ARTHUR REEVES. Ref: 48009. Born: 1870- 1871 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, Richard, Father Ref: 48007. Mother:

Gardner, Emily, Mother Ref: 48008. In 1891 Census shown as being a Dressmaker. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:34:49)

Ada Emily DANCER. Ref: 45007. Born: 1871- 1872 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, Richard, Father Ref: 48007. Mother:

Gardner, Emily, Mother Ref: 48008. Mar: Oct-Dec 1897 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire to Dancer, Albert Harrison 45006. Died: Oct-Dec

1943 in Coventry, Warwickshire aged 71. After her husband's death she initially lived with her children at father's home in Kings Sutton,

Oxon (1911 Census). By early 20s lived at 54 Sandy Lane, Radford, Coventry with her daughter Amy and son-in-law Albert Mawle.

Described by family as a strict disciplinarian within the home. Probate 2 May 1944 left all funds to Reginald Dancer, George Hamilton and

Irene Cowley. The house was left to her daughter & son-in-law. (Last updated: 28/07/2020 17:51:52)

EDWIN ALFRED REEVES. Ref: 48010. Born: 1874- 1875 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Reeves, Richard, Father Ref: 48007.

Mother: Gardner, Emily, Mother Ref: 48008. Mar: Jul-Sep 1903 in Banbury, Oxfordshire to name not known . Died: during 1959 in

Warwickshire aged 84. Thought to have married either Ellen Crosby or Emily Bayliss. He was described as an Ironstone Quarryman in

1901 Census living in Hook Norton, Oxfordshire. (Last updated: 22/11/2021 18:55:45)

GENERATION Spouses, etc

Fanny REEVES. Ref: 48001. Born: during 1802 in Brill, Buckinghamshire. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref:

0. Mar: about 1825 in Brill, Buckinghamshire to Reeves, William Johnson 48000. Died: Apr-Jun 1886 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire aged

84. In 1881 was living in Wales St, King's Sutton, Oxon with daughter & her family, aged 79 described as a Pauper.

 

Brill is a village and civil parish in west Bucks, England, close to the border with Oxfordshire. It is about 4 miles (6 km) north-west of Long

Crendon and 7 miles (11 km) south-east of Bicester. Brill's name is tautological, being a combination of Brythonic and Anglo Saxon words

for 'hill' (Brythonic breg and Anglo Saxon hyll). The name attracted the attention of J. R. R. Tolkien, who based the Middle-earth village of

Bree upon it. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:01:14)

Emily REEVES. Ref: 48008. Born: Jul-Sep 1838 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire. Father: Gardner, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother

Ref: 0. Mar: Jan-Mar 1870 in Kings Sutton, Oxfordshire to Reeves, Richard 48007. Died: Jul-Sep 1888 in Banbury, Oxfordshire aged 50.

Known as Emma. Thought to have had an illegitimate son, Albert Gardner, born 1863. (Last updated: 12/12/2020 19:31:01)