Did this John Reeves have a tree and plant business around 1875 Canton, Illinois?

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WikiTree profile: John Reeves
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At first blush, I don't find a connection between names at different locations. Perhaps you can add to this summary, created from the linked profile.

John Reeves (Reeves-854) is reported by WikiTree to have been born in 1843 and married in 1866 at Nova Scotia. He has a linked daughter, Sarah, who is reported born at Nova Scotia in 1868; married there in 1887; dited there in 1888.

As above, perhaps you have a reason to believe the man of 1875 of Canton, Illinois, was born at Canada?

1 Answer

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No, this shows his son born in 1875 in Nova Scotia.

Name: Robert Reeves
Gender: Male
Age: 6
Birth Year: 1875
Birthplace: Nova Scotia
Religion: Church of England
Nationality: English
Province: Nova Scotia
District Number: 11
District: Lunenburg
Sub-District Number: G
Subdistrict: New Ross
Household Members:
Name Age
John Reeves 37
Elizabeth Reeves 35
Mary Reeves 14
Sarah Reeves 12
James Reeves 10
Isaac Reeves 8
Robert Reeves 6
John Reeves 4
Norah Reeves 2
Bernice Reeves 4/12


Source Citation

Year: 1881; Census Place: New Ross, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Roll: C_13170; Page: 11; Family No: 43

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