Charles A. Nicholson1,2,3

M, #24091, b. June 1871, d. 20 January 1908

Family

Jennie Morris b. 5 Oct 1867, d. 29 Aug 1938
Last Edited17 Jan 2021
     Charles A. Nicholson was born in June 1871 in Michigan.4,5

     Charles A. Nicholson and Jennie Morris obtained a marriage license on 6 June 1896 in Green Ridge, Pettis County, Missouri.1,6

     Charles A. Nicholson married Jennie Morris, 28, on 7 June 1896 in Green Ridge, Pettis County, Missouri. With B. H. Steel, Minister of the Gospel, officiating.3

     Charles A. Nicholson died on 20 January 1908 at age 36 in California,2,7 and was buried in Live Oak Memorial Park, Monrovia, Los Angeles County, California.4

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
190028 years of age and married five yearsSt. Louis, (Independent City), Missouri5
Printer5

Citations

  1. [S3550] "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLHK-PSV, entry for Elmer E Rives and Jennie Nicholson, 30 Oct 1919; citing Los Angeles, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,033,290, accessed 1 Dec 2016).
  2. [S6039] "Newspapers.com," index and images, (Ancestry.com: (Provo, Utah), accessed 28 Nov 2929, entry for Jennie Rives, 1919, Monrovia News-Post (Monrovia, California), issue of 29 Aug 1938, page 1, image 1 of 6.
  3. [S5559] "Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002," index and images, Ancestry.com (Provo, Utah): accessed 28 Nov 2020, entry for Chas A Nickolson and Jennie Morris, 1896, image 47 of 470; citing original data from the "Missouri Marriage Records". Jefferson City, Missouri.
  4. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 28 Nov 2020, memorial page for Charles A Nicholson (1871-1908) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Nanch Hofer, maintained by Nancy Hofer; citing Live Oak Memorial Park, Monrovia, Los Angeles County, California.
  5. [S5786] "1900 United States Federal Census," index and images, Ancestry.com ( Provo, Utah): accessed 28 Nov 2020), Charles Nicholson, 1900, St Louis, (Independent City), Missouri; citing page 12, family 255, FHL Microfilm 1,240,898.
  6. [S6039] "Newspapers.com," index and images, Ancestry.com, entry for Charles A. Nicholson and Jennie Morris, 1896, The Sedalia Democrat (Sedalia, Missouri_), issue of 7 Jun 1896, page 8, image 8 of 10.
  7. [S6135] "California, Death Index, 1905-1939," index and images, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.: (Provo, Utah), accessed 28 Nov 2929, entry for Charles A Nicholson, 1908, image 436 of 802.

James Rives Watkins1

M, #24092, b. 28 February 1829, d. 12 October 1907
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherJohn Watkins1 b. c 1803, d. 1891
MotherMary Rives1 b. 1 Dec 1801, d. b 24 Nov 1836
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family

Martha Talley b. 18 Mar 1839, d. 29 Jun 1901
Children
Last Edited17 Oct 2019
     James Rives Watkins was born on 28 February 1829, son of John Watkins and Mary Rives, in Warren County, North Carolina.1
     He also is reported to have been born in January 1827.2

     James Rives Watkins, 24, married Martha Talley, 14, on 22 June 1853 in Warren County, North Carolina.1

     He performed his Military Service during the Civil War "as a Confederate soldier in Company G, 43rd North Carolina Regiment He was wounded and captured near Silver Springs, Maryland; confined at Old Capitol Prison and transfered to Elmira, New York before being paroled in 1865 and transfered to the James River in Virginia for exchange..1

     James Rives Watkins died on 12 October 1907 at age 78 in Warren County, North Carolina,1 and was buried in Warren Plains United Methodist Church Cemetery, Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
may be the James Watkins, age 21, Tailor, who was enumerated in the household of Charles Geoghegan, born in Ireland, but living in Mecklenburg County, Virginia3
1860unable to find him
187042 years of age. Also living within his household was Jesse Carroll, Black, 16, farm laborNutbush Township, Warren County, North Carolina4
Farmer with real estate valued at $1,850 and personal property worth $5754
188053 years of age and the enumeration mentions loss of legHawtree Township, Warren County, North Carolina5
Farmer5
190073 years of age and married for forty-seven yearsWarrenton, Warren County, North Carolina2
Farmer2

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 1 Dec 2016, memorial page for James R. Watkins (1829-1907) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Lois Williams, maintained by Descendant; citing Warren Plains United Methodist Church Cemetery, Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina.
  2. [S5503] "United States Census, 1900," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FamilySearch ( https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MS1M-6BX ): accessed 3 Dec 2016), James R Watkins, 1900, Township Warrington town, Warren, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 102, sheet 11B, family 209, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,222.
  3. [S5499] "1850 United States Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DD-TML ), entry for James Watkins in household of Charles Geoghegan, Mecklenburg county, Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States; citing family 565, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), accessed 10 Apr 2017.
  4. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWDW-3S4 ), entry for James Watkins, 1870, North Carolina, United States; citing p. 35, family 282, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,663, accessed 3 Dec 2016.
  5. [S5497] "United States 1880 Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCXB-1Y2 ), entry for James R Watkins, 1880, Hawtree, Warren, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district ED 282, sheet 45D, household 148, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0985; FHL microfilm 1,254,985, accessed 3 Dec 2016.
  6. [S3458] "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NSQV-5X8, entry for Mary Agnes Watkins Walker, 05 Oct 1942; citing Oakwood Cemetery, Haywood, Tennessee, cn 20843, State Library and Archives, Nashville; FHL microfilm 1,876,915, accessed 22 Dec 2016).
  7. [S2989] "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8QV-C6R, entry for Benjamin S. Walker and Mary A. Watkins, 19 Apr 1871; citing , Warren, North Carolina, United States, p. 1871, Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 453,656, accessed 22 Dec 2016). No image available as of 17 Jul 2017.

Martha Talley1

F, #24093, b. 18 March 1839, d. 29 June 1901
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family

James Rives Watkins b. 28 Feb 1829, d. 12 Oct 1907
Children
Last Edited17 Oct 2019
     Martha Talley was born on 18 March 1839 in North Carolina.2,3

     Martha Talley, 14, married James Rives Watkins, 24, son of John Watkins and Mary Rives, on 22 June 1853 in Warren County, North Carolina.4

     Martha Watkins died on 29 June 1901 at age 622 and was buried in Warren Plains United Methodist Church Cemetery, Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina.2

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
1860unable to find her
187032 years of ageNutbush Township, Warren County, North Carolina5
188041 years of ageHawtree Township, Warren County, North Carolina6
190061 years of age, married forty-seven years, and having borne nine children all of whom are livingWarrenton, Warren County, North Carolina3

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 1 Dec 2016, memorial page for Lois Williams at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Descendant, maintained by 62985363.
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for Martha T. Watkins (1839-1901) at memorial page....
  3. [S5503] "United States Census, 1900," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, FamilySearch ( https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MS1M-6BX ): accessed 3 Dec 2016), James R Watkins, 1900, Township Warrington town, Warren, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 102, sheet 11B, family 209, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,222.
  4. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for James R. Watkins (1829-1907) at memorial page....
  5. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWDW-3S4 ), entry for James Watkins, 1870, North Carolina, United States; citing p. 35, family 282, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,663, accessed 3 Dec 2016.
  6. [S5497] "United States 1880 Federal Census," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCXB-1Y2 ), entry for James R Watkins, 1880, Hawtree, Warren, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district ED 282, sheet 45D, household 148, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0985; FHL microfilm 1,254,985, accessed 3 Dec 2016.
  7. [S3458] "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NSQV-5X8, entry for Mary Agnes Watkins Walker, 05 Oct 1942; citing Oakwood Cemetery, Haywood, Tennessee, cn 20843, State Library and Archives, Nashville; FHL microfilm 1,876,915, accessed 22 Dec 2016).
  8. [S2989] "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F8QV-C6R, entry for Benjamin S. Walker and Mary A. Watkins, 19 Apr 1871; citing , Warren, North Carolina, United States, p. 1871, Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 453,656, accessed 22 Dec 2016). No image available as of 17 Jul 2017.

Robert Franklin Rives1,2

M, #24094, b. 7 December 1837, d. 26 September 1922
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherRobert Rives3 b. 16 Dec 1803, d. 9 Sep 1885
MotherRebecca Vaughan3 b. 1 Feb 1803, d. 9 Mar 1871
ChartsDescendant Chart (Box)

Family 1

Isabella Virginia Pollard b. 4 Feb 1847, d. 19 Oct 1876

Family 2

Sallie Moore b. 18 Apr 1843, d. 10 Jul 1922
Last Edited4 Jan 2021
     Robert Franklin Rives was born on 7 December 1837, son of Robert Rives and Rebecca Vaughan, in Montgomery County, Tennessee.3,2

     He performed his Military Service by enlisting in the Confederate Army as a member of Company L, 14th Tennessee Cavalry, serving through the war and participating in many engagements. He was in Gen. Morgan's command (Company E, Morgan's Men) when the famous raider invaded Ohio and was captured. Robert escaped by swimiming his horse across the Ohio River. After General Lee's surrender, he was captured at Paris, Tennessee, but was paroled..4

     Robert Franklin Rives and Isabella Virginia Pollard obtained a marriage bond on 30 November 1868 in Christian County, Kentucky.5

     Robert Franklin Rives, 30, married Isabella Virginia Pollard, 21, on 2 December 1868 in Christian County, Kentucky. They had two children: Robert Henry Rives (1869-1959) and Franklin Rives (1871-1943).2

     Robert Franklin Rives and Sallie Moore obtained a marriage license on 25 October 1876 in Montgomery County, Tennessee.2,6

     Robert Franklin Rives died on 26 September 1922 at age 84 in Casky, Christian County, Kentucky,3,2 and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky. "Christian County's Largest Farmer,
Morgan's Man, Dies
--------
By Associated Press
     Hopkinsville Sept. 27 - Robert Rives 85, Christian County's largest farmer, known as the 'Wheat King' died at midnight. He was one of Morgan's men.
Middlesboro Daily News Kentucky Sept. 27, 1922

     The above death notice transcribed and graciously shared by Mike and Karen [Mefford] Pickhover, Find A Grave contributor #47193793."2"

Citations

  1. [S3743] "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1961," index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NS5F-8ZZ, entry for Robt. F. Rives, 26 Sep 1922; citing Casky, Christian, Kentucky, United States, Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,943,750, accessed 2 Dec 2016)Does not have the full middle name.
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 2 Dec 2016, memorial page for Robert Franklin Rives (1837-1922) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Will Anderson, maintained by KY -- Legionnaire, originally created by Mike H; citing Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.
  3. [S3743] "Death Records, 1911-1955," FamilySearch, Robt. F. Rives, 26 Sep 1922; citing Casky, Christian, Kentucky, United States, Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,943,750, accessed 2 Dec 2016.
  4. [S6419] "Pegram Family Album", contributed by Duffy, N., Solomon, Winona and Pegram cousins, online at https://www.patch.net/military/rives-mil.html , uploaded 4 Jan 2021.
  5. [S5537] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW58-2Y8, entry for R.F. Rives and Isabella V. Pollard, 30 Nov 1868; citing Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 465,565, accessed 2 Dec 2016).
  6. [S2585] "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK41-LWHW, entry for R F Rives and S A Moore, 25 Oct 1876; citing Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, Marriage, p. , Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville and county clerk offices from various counties; FHL microfilm 2,114,980, accessed 2 Dec 2016).

Isabella Virginia Pollard1

F, #24095, b. 4 February 1847, d. 19 October 1876

Family

Robert Franklin Rives b. 7 Dec 1837, d. 26 Sep 1922
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Isabella Virginia Pollard was born on 4 February 1847.2

     Isabella Virginia Pollard and Robert Franklin Rives obtained a marriage bond on 30 November 1868 in Christian County, Kentucky.3

     Isabella Virginia Pollard, 21, married Robert Franklin Rives, 30, son of Robert Rives and Rebecca Vaughan, on 2 December 1868 in Christian County, Kentucky. They had two children: Robert Henry Rives (1869-1959) and Franklin Rives (1871-1943).1

     Isabella Virginia Rives died on 19 October 1876 at age 292 and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.2

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 2 Dec 2016, memorial page for Robert Franklin Rives (1837-1922) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Will Anderson, maintained by KY -- Legionnaire, originally created by Mike H; citing Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for Isabella Virginia PollardRives (1843-1876) at memorial page....
  3. [S5537] "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FW58-2Y8, entry for R.F. Rives and Isabella V. Pollard, 30 Nov 1868; citing Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 465,565, accessed 2 Dec 2016).

Sallie Moore1

F, #24096, b. 18 April 1843, d. 10 July 1922

Family

Robert Franklin Rives b. 7 Dec 1837, d. 26 Sep 1922
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Sallie Moore was born on 18 April 1843 in Tennessee.2

     Sallie Moore and Robert Franklin Rives obtained a marriage license on 25 October 1876 in Montgomery County, Tennessee.1,3

     Sallie Rives died on 10 July 1922 at age 79 in Christian County, Kentucky,2 and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.2

Citations

  1. [S2702] Find A Grave. Database and images; accessed 2 Dec 2016, memorial page for Robert Franklin Rives (1837-1922) at memorial page..., photograph of grave by Will Anderson, maintained by KY -- Legionnaire, originally created by Mike H; citing Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky.
  2. [S2702] Find A Grave. Memorial page for Sallie Moore Rives (1843-1922) at memorial page....
  3. [S2585] "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK41-LWHW, entry for R F Rives and S A Moore, 25 Oct 1876; citing Montgomery, Tennessee, United States, Marriage, p. , Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville and county clerk offices from various counties; FHL microfilm 2,114,980, accessed 2 Dec 2016).

Franklin Rives1

M, #24097, b. circa 1855
Relationship3rd great-grandson of Terisha Turner
FatherReuben Ross Rives1 b. 25 Dec 1828, d. 28 Jul 1913
MotherNancy Noel1 b. 20 May 1837, d. 1 Mar 1901
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Franklin Rives was born circa 1855, son of Reuben Ross Rives and Nancy Noel, in Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
187015 years of ageGraves County, Kentucky1
Works on Farm1

Citations

  1. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXWQ-C8W ), entry for Ruben R Rives, 1870, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 47, family 331, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,963, accessed 2 Dec 2016.

Sophia M. Rives1

F, #24098, b. circa 1858
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherReuben Ross Rives1 b. 25 Dec 1828, d. 28 Jul 1913
MotherNancy Noel1 b. 20 May 1837, d. 1 Mar 1901
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Sophia M. Rives was born circa 1858, daughter of Reuben Ross Rives and Nancy Noel, in Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
187012 years of ageGraves County, Kentucky1

Citations

  1. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXWQ-C8W ), entry for Ruben R Rives, 1870, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 47, family 331, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,963, accessed 2 Dec 2016.

Eldora Rives1

F, #24099, b. circa 1860
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherReuben Ross Rives1 b. 25 Dec 1828, d. 28 Jul 1913
MotherNancy Noel1 b. 20 May 1837, d. 1 Mar 1901
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Eldora Rives was born circa 1860, daughter of Reuben Ross Rives and Nancy Noel, in Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
187010 years of ageGraves County, Kentucky1

Citations

  1. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXWQ-C8W ), entry for Ruben R Rives, 1870, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 47, family 331, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,963, accessed 2 Dec 2016.

Emma R. Rives1

F, #24100, b. circa 1862
Relationship3rd great-granddaughter of Terisha Turner
FatherReuben Ross Rives1 b. 25 Dec 1828, d. 28 Jul 1913
MotherNancy Noel1 b. 20 May 1837, d. 1 Mar 1901
Last Edited2 Dec 2016
     Emma R. Rives was born circa 1862, daughter of Reuben Ross Rives and Nancy Noel, in Kentucky.1

Census and Occupation

DateEnumeration and OccupationLocation
18708 years of ageGraves County, Kentucky1

Citations

  1. [S5500] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXWQ-C8W ), entry for Ruben R Rives, 1870, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 47, family 331, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,963, accessed 2 Dec 2016.