Family Tree

At our family reunion in July this year we distributed a two-page display covering the first two generations of our family.  For the benefit of those who could not come to Junaluska, I am attaching a copy of that handout.  As introduction, let me explain that our family is a mingling of four different families […]

Rives Family Roots

My mother was a Rives. (Note: Here I am entering a brief excerpt about the Rives family extracted from a posting on Robert Ryves in Wikitree, an on-line genealogical website.  Following this note, most of the following material in this post is derived from the book Reliques of the Rives by James Rives Childs. Robert […]