Please reply to Jean Gleaves firstname.lastname@example.org. She is president of the Gleaves Family Reunion Site. They had a reunion in July with relatives from 12 states. The next reunion isslated to be held in Virginia in Summer of 2003.
The fair-skinned, wavy but fine hair sounds familiaar, My grandmother's side of the family (Letterlough) skin complexion varies fromwas medium brown to black-skinned folk.
That Silas Gleaves name sounds familiar. We have few family records or pictures due a fire that destroyed our home in Maxton, North Carolina in the early -60's. Leavingfrom South Carolilna also rings a bell.