Ezra Rice1,2


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     Ezra Rice died at Northborough, MA.3 He was born on 4 February 1764 at Westborough (Northborough), MA, (14th per Ward).4,5,6 He was the son of Joel Rice and Dinah Farnsworth.6 Marriage banns for Ezra Rice and Lydia Patterson were published on 4 May 1786 at Boylston, MA; listed as Ezra of Northborough.7 Ezra Rice married Lydia Patterson, daughter of David Patterson and Beulah Clark, on 12 November 1786 at Northborough, MA; listed as Lydia of Boylston.5,1,2 Ezra Rice died on 9 August 1845 at Northborough, MA; aged 81y 6m 5d.5,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 143, 233.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 58.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 233.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.
  7. [S335] Boylston MA, Boylston, MA, Vital Records.

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Fanny Rice1,2


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     Fanny Rice was born on 18 October 1758 at Framingham, MA.3,1,2 She was the daughter of Jonathan Rice and Ruth Eames.1 Fanny Rice married Joshua Grant Haven, son of Isaac Haven and Ruth Grant, on 6 August 1781 at Framingham, MA.1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 16.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 363.

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Fanny Rice1,2


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     Fanny Rice was born on 1 April 1759 at Sudbury, MA, (literally 175_, with 1758 added later, evidently in error -- see baptism).3,1,2 She was the daughter of Moses Rice and Sarah Walker. Fanny Rice was baptized on 8 April 1759 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 120.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 94 (sic); LDS film number: 0185464.

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Flavel Rice1


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     Flavel Rice was born on 8 February 1789 at Hubbardston, MA.2,1 He was the son of Ebenezer Rice and Sarah Tayntor.1
     Flavel Rice died young.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 122.
  2. [S197] Hubbardston MA, Hubbardston, MA, Vital Records.

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Fortunatus Rice1


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     Fortunatus Rice was born on 17 September 1740 at Westborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Noah Rice and Hannah Warren. Fortunatus Rice died on 17 October 1740 at Westborough, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 63.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 251.

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Frances Rice1,2


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     Frances Rice was born on 6 March 1702/3 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of James Rice and Sarah Stone. Frances Rice married Abishai Rice, son of Gershom Rice and Elizabeth Balcom.5,2
     Frances Rice and Abishai Rice resided at Worcester, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 27, 29, 69.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 27, 69.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.

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Frances Rice1,2,3


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     Frances Rice was born on 29 October 1770 at Brookfield, MA.4,1,2,3 She was the daughter of Capt. Tilly Rice and Mary Buckminster. Frances Rice married Maj. William Fiske, son of Rev. Nathan Fiske D. D. and Sarah Hill, on 12 March 1795 at Brookfield, MA; (1792 per Ward).4,1,2,3 Frances Rice died on 26 October 1840 at Worcester, MA; aged 70y, under the name Fiske.5,4,1,2 She died on 26 October 1840 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was buried at Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 100.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 252.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 20.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.

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Frances Rice1,2


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     Frances Rice was born on 12 February 1778 at Sandisfield, MA.3,2 She was the daughter of Abishai Rice and Elizabeth (?).

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 125.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.
  3. [S278] Capt. Elizur Yale Smith, Sandisfield, MA, Vital Records.

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Frances Rice1,2,3


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     Frances Rice was born on 3 February 1670/71 at Marlborough, MA, (literally 1670).4,1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Mary King.5 Frances Rice married Benjamin Allen; there is no mention of this marriage in the vital records of Watertown, where it presumably occurred, nor in those of Newbury or Marlborough.1,2,3 Frances Rice died circa 1767; as calculated from an assertion in the Boston Gazette, cited by Ward, that Frances lived to the age of 96. However, no record of her death or remarriage has been found.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 29.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 3.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.

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Frances Rice1


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     Frances Rice was born circa 1783, the date and Place of Frances' birth are not known. Beriah and Meriam Rice were recorded in land transactions at Annapolis between 1770 and 1783, at Dartmouth between 1787 and 1789 and at Halifax in 1790. Beriah Rice was listed on a tax roll in Halifax in 1792.2 She was the daughter of Beriah Rice Jr and Meriam (?). Frances Rice was baptized on 26 March 1801 at Saint George's Church, Sydney, Cape Breton Co, NS.1 She married Hezekiah Spencer, son of John Spencer and Esther Bunnell, on 30 March 1801 at Saint George's Church, Sydney, Cape Breton Co, NS.3 Frances Rice died on 7 June 1866 at Mira Gut, NS.4,1
     She also went by the name of "Fanny."1

Citations

  1. [S5479] Paul Piatkowski, GEDCOM from FTM.
  2. [S1342] Jennifer Witham, Personal communication.
  3. [S1368] St George Church, p. 104.
  4. [S1381] Province of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia Vital Records, p. 1803:10.

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Francis Rice1


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     Francis Rice was christened on 30 March 1746 at Westborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Lt. Eleazer Rice and Persis Newton. Francis Rice died before 1767; as she was not mentioned in her father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 77.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Francis Rice1


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     Francis Rice was born on 19 July 1782 at Barre, MA.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Sarah Nurse. Marriage banns for Francis Rice and Nancy Brigham were published on 24 March 1809 at Barre, MA.4 Francis Rice married Nancy Brigham, daughter of Henry Brigham and Anna Phillips, on 6 April 1809; both of Barre.1
     Francis Rice and Nancy Brigham resided at Barre, MA, on the farm first settled by his grandfather, Deacon Jonas Rice from Worcester.5 Francis Rice and Nancy Brigham appeared on the census of 1860 at Barre, MA.6 Francis Rice and Nancy Brigham appeared on the census of 1870 at Barre, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 131, 216.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  3. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 73.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 216.
  6. [S93] Census - US: 1860, p. 533:236.
  7. [S95] Census - US: 1870, p. 651:371.

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Francois Xavier Tekawiiaien Rice1


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     Francois Xavier Tekawiiaien Rice was baptized on 10 February 1771 at Saint Francois Xavier de Caughnawaga Sault Saint Louis, Caughnawaga, co La Prairie, QC.2,1 He was born on 10 February 1771 at Kahnawake, QC.1 He was the son of Thomas Aronhiowanen Rice and Marguerite Teweson Tekahkwitha.1 Francois Xavier Tekawiiaien Rice married Marie Niakaha (?).1
     Francois Xavier Tekawiiaien Rice was also known as Tekawiiaien.1

Citations

  1. [S7505] Beth McAleer, GEDCOM from Ancestry.com.
  2. [S7516] Institut Généalogique Drouin, Caughnawaga, QC, St.-François-Xavier.

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Freedom Rice1,2


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     Freedom Rice was born on 20 September 1773 at Charlemont, MA.3,1,2 She was the daughter of Aaron Rice and Freedom French.1 Freedom Rice died on 29 August 1777 at Charlemont, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 93.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  3. [S166] Charlemont MA, Charlemont, MA, Vital Records.

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Gardiner Rice1,2


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     Gardiner Rice was born on 10 October 1767 at Petersham, MA.3,1,2 He was the son of Amos Rice and Martha Hagar.2 Gardiner Rice married Lydia (?).2,1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 267.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records.

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George Keith Rice1,2,3


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     George Keith Rice was born on 2 February 1765 at Sutton, MA.4,5,2 He was the son of Asahel Rice and Mary Brownell.5 George Keith Rice married Fanny Harback on 8 November 1790 at Sutton, MA; both of Sutton.4,1,2,3 George Keith Rice died in 1851 at Charlton, MA.6,2
     He and Fanny Harback resided in 1800 at Charlton, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 115, 193.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 265.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 47.
  4. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 193.

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George S. Rice1


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     George S. Rice was baptized on 18 August 1793 at East Church, Salem, MA.2,1 He was the son of Matthias Rice and Hannah Lambert.
     George S. Rice resided at Dorchester, MA.1 He resided at Salem, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  2. [S1079] Salem MA, Salem, MA, Vital Records.

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Gershom Rice1


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     Gershom Rice was born on 2 May 1710 at Marlborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Mary Barrett. Gershom Rice married Lydia Barrett, daughter of Thomas Barrett and Elizabeth Stow, circa 1738.1 Gershom Rice died on 11 October 1790 at Marlborough, MA; aged 80y.4,5,6 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.5,7
     He and Lydia Barrett resided circa 1738 at Marlborough, MA.4 Gershom Rice left a will on 27 September 1787 at Marlborough, MA, proved 10 Nov 1790. The will mentioned wife Lydia and sons Gershom, Solomon, and Thomas. Son Thomas, Executor.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 20, 57.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 20.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  5. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Gershom Rice1


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     Gershom Rice was born on 17 June 1703 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Gershom Rice married Elizabeth Battelle on 27 May 1728 at Sudbury, MA; listed as Gershom of Sudbury and Elizabeth of Dedham.1,4,5
     Gershom Rice and Elizabeth Battelle resided after 1728 at Sudbury, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 25, 67.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 167, 258.
  5. [S1091] Don G. Hill, Dedham, MA, Vital Records, p. 249.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.

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Gershom Rice1


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     Gershom Rice was born on 15 June 1745 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Lydia Barrett. Gershom Rice died on 20 February 1753 at Marlborough, MA; aged 7y 8m 5d.1,3,4 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.3,5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Gershom Rice1


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     Gershom Rice was born in 1736 at Worcester, MA, (not found in the published records).1 He was the son of Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr and Esther Haynes. Gershom Rice died in 1829 at Ward (Auburn), MA; unmarried (not found in the published records).1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.

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Gershom Rice1,2


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     Gershom Rice was born on 11 June 1764 at Hubbardston, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Mary Battelle.3 Gershom Rice was baptized on 28 August 1764 at Templeton, MA.5 Marriage banns for Gershom Rice and Catherine Jones were published on 21 November 1795 at Montague, MA; both of Montague.6 Gershom Rice married Catherine Jones, daughter of Abraham Jones and Mercy Gale; Catharine of Montague.7,2 Gershom Rice died on 1 March 1839 at Montague, MA; (4 March per gravestone)
aged 74y.6,8 He was buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Montague, MA.6
     He and Catherine Jones resided at Montague, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 121, 198.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  4. [S197] Hubbardston MA, Hubbardston, MA, Vital Records, p. 87.
  5. [S290] Templeton MA, Templeton, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1662] Montague MA, Montague, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121, 198.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 198.

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Gershom Rice1,2,3


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     Gershom Rice was born on 9 May 1667 at Marlborough, MA.4,2,5 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Mary King.6 Gershom Rice married Elizabeth Balcom, daughter of Henry Balcom and Elizabeth Haynes.7,3,2 Gershom Rice died on 19 December 1768 at Worcester, MA; aged 101y. According to Ward, a tribute to Gershom Rice appeared in the Boston Gazette. In part it reads:
"Worcester, 19 December 1768. This day died here Mr. Gershom Rice, who completed the age of 101 years some time last May, besides retained his reason and understanding in a very good degree to the last.
"He enjoyed a long and almost uninterrupted state of bodily health; was able, till very lately, to travel on foot a mile or two a day among his neighbors; eat his food with a good appetite and sleep quietly at night without any attendance.
"He was naturally of a very pleasant disposition, very courteous in his behavior towards all, and withal grave and serious. Of late, the decay of Nature came on him fast; and he went calmly and quietly at last, expressing his hope and trust in his Redeemer for admission to a better world."
He was one of the "fathers of the town", and occupied many situations of public trust and confidence. The first place of worship in Worcester was at his house.8,9,10,11 He was buried at Plot 251, Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.11
     He resided circa 1696 at Groton, CT.12
According to the Abstracts of Early Worcester Land Titles (copied from Middlesex County records): "Gershom Rice of Groton, Conn. and his wife, Elizabeth, sold to her brothers, John and Joseph Balcom, of Sudbury, November 12, 1709, for forty and Two pounds Some part in money the other part in moveables It being part of the Portion of my wife Elisabeth of her father Henry Balcoms Estate formerly of Charlestown in the County of Middlesex..."13
According to the Abstracts of Land Records for New London and Groton, CT:
On 28 April 1704 James Morgan and Nehemiah Smith, on behalf of the town, sell to Gershom Rice ten acres of meetinghouse finishing land .... joining westerly to his own land, which was laid out to Daniel Lane. The deed was recorded 23 July 1708.
On 8 May 1708 Nehemiah Smith, Esq, of Groton to Gershom Rice of Groton and Jonas Rice of Sudbury, MA, 2 parcels: 200 acres in Groton, formerly New London... 50 acres in Groton (partially) ... deed recorded 16 May 1709, John Avery, John Seabury, Andrew Kinnicum, witnesses.
On 19 May 1709 Jonas and Gershom Rice make a division of land ... deed recorded 20 May 1709, Andrew Kinnicum, Ephraim Rogers, Joseph Dean, witnesses.
On 27 Feb 1709/10 Gershom Rice, husbandman, to Jonathan Smith, 40 acres ... consideration £19 ... witnesses Nehemiah Smith, Joseph Woodmansee, Lydia Smith, witnesses.
On 10 Feb 1709/10 Gershom Rice of Groton for £40 in money at eight shillings per ounce ... to Nathaniel Brown ... deed recorded 8 March 1709/10, Aaron Stark, Abel Stark, witnesses.
On 22 Jan 1713/14 Gershom Rice of Groton, yeoman, to Nathaniel Brown ... recorded 22 Jan 1713/14, Nehemiah Smith, Lydia Smith, Mary Cleveland (her mark), witnesses.
On 29 April 1714 Gershom Rice to Aaron Stark ... recorded 29 April 1714 (Gershom Rice personally appeared), Edward Yeomans, Nehmiah Smith, witnesses.
On 20 April 1714 Gershom Rice of Groton, yeoman, to Jonathan Smith, cordwinder ... recorded 20 Apr 1714, Lydia Smith, Dority Smith, Elizabeth Rice, witnesses.
(undated) Gershom Rice of Groton to Nehemiah Smith, land at Nowayanck Neck ... recorded 8 Feb 1714, Lydia Smith, Elizabeth Hayns, witnesses.14
A letter dated 1 April 1713 and addressed to Elizabeth Rice at Groton, CT: from "Elizabeth Balcom to her loving daughter, Elizabeth Rice, living in Groton." Letter also referenced grandchildren Gershom, Jr, Elizabeth, Matthias.12
Ward cites a petition dated 13 October 1713 signed by Gershom and Jonas "of Marlboro" as evidence that Gershom had moved back to Marlborough by the fall of 1713. (The petition was presented to the General Court expressing desire to enter upon a new settlement of Worcester.) We have found no other evidence that Gershom had returned to Marlborough in 1713. Rather, evidence suggests that Gershom may have still been living at Groton.15
From the Abstracts of Early Worcester Land Titles: " William Payne, of Boston, Blacksmith, sold to Gershom Rice of Groton in the County of New London and Colony of Connecticut, yeoman, May 26, 1712 for Fifty pounds of good Silver current money, 'All the Messuage or Tenement with all the land whereon ye Same Doth Stand, and is thereunto belonging and appertaining Situate Standing and being in Worcester in the County of Middlesex in New England Containing Fifty acres more or less ..... '
"Deed signed by William Payne, and Elisabeth Payne, his wife, with her mark, in the presence of Jonas Rice and Edward Weaver, Sen., and recorded at Charlestown Oct 19, 1713, Book 16, p. 383."16 On 21 August 1721 Gershom Rice conveyed 103 acres of land in
Worcester to John Duncan.8
On 21 August 1721 Gershom Rice conveyed 103 acres of land in Worcester to his daughter Sarah and her husband Daniel.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 26, 27.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 3.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 7.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  6. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 26.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 27.
  9. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768, 26 Dec 1768.
  10. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited, Worcester.
  11. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.
  12. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 26.
  13. [S1152] Worcester Society of Antiquity, Early Worcester Land Titles, pp. 173-4.
  14. [S1156] Judith Ellen Johnson, "Re: Report for Rice Newsletter," e-mail to George W King, 18 November 2002, cites: Mrs. Sylvester B. Butler, Abstracts of Land Records, Vols. 1-5, 10 (New London and Groton Town Land Records).
  15. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 26-27.
  16. [S1152] Worcester Society of Antiquity, Early Worcester Land Titles, pp. 65-66.

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Gershom Rice1,2


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     Gershom Rice was born on 3 July 1755 at Marlborough, MA, (WARD indicates date of birth as 30 July 1755).3,4 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Lydia Barrett. Gershom Rice married Susannah Howe, daughter of Thaddeus Howe and Levinah Brigham, on 23 November 1778 at Stow, MA; listed as Susanna of Marlborough.5,1,2 Gershom Rice died on 12 April 1837 at Marlborough, MA; (11th per gravestone and Ward) aged 83y.6,7,8 He was buried at Brigham Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.6
     He and Susannah Howe resided at Marlborough, MA.8 Gershom Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Marlborough, MA; (household of 10201-11010).9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 57, 104.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  5. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 104.
  9. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 17:189.

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Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr1,2,3


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     Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr was born circa 1696.4 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Elizabeth Balcom. Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr married Esther Haynes, daughter of Peter Haynes and Elizabeth Rice; Hester of Sudbury.1,2,3 Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr married Bethiah (?) after 1770; as Gershom's first wife died in 1770.5 Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr died on 24 September 1781 at Ward (Auburn), MA; aged 84y.5,6 He was buried at Plot 252, Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.7
     He and Esther Haynes resided at Worcester, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 27, 69.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 8.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 27.
  5. [S327] Auburn MA, Auburn, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, pp. 69, 205.
  7. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.

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     Gideon Rice was born on 5 April 1712 at Marlborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Edward Rice and Lydia Fairbanks. Gideon Rice married Esther (?).1 Gideon Rice died before 1748; as he was not mentioned in his father's will.4
     He and Esther (?) resided after 1738 at Marlborough, MA, as Gideon was admitted to the Marlborough Church in 1738.4 Gideon Rice was in the military in 1741.4

Child of Gideon Rice and Esther (?)

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 39, 79.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 39.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 79.

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     Gideon Fisher Rice was baptized on 11 March 1764 at Rutland, MA.1 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle.

Citations

  1. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.

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     Grace Rice was born on 19 January 1711/12 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of James Rice and Sarah Stone. Grace Rice died on 26 February 1729/30 at Worcester, MA; (21st per Ward).1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.

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     Grace Rice was born circa 1763.1 She was the daughter of Silas Rice and Sarah Wilder.2 Zebulon Buker married 2nd Grace Rice in June 1784 at Bennington, VT.1 She died on 7 July 1848 at Cambridge, VT.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 126, 218.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 126.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 218.

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     Grace Rice was born circa 1652 at Sudbury, MA.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Mary King.3 Grace Rice died on 3 January 1653/54 at Sudbury, MA; (literally 1653).1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 6.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  3. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 322.

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     Grace Rice was born on 7 June 1699 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Grace Rice died in July 1704 at Sudbury, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 322.

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     Grace Rice was born circa 1714 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1,3 She was the daughter of David Rice and Elizabeth Cutler. Grace Rice married Micah Bent, son of Hopestill Bent and Elizabeth Brown, in 1737 at Sudbury, MA.1,2,3,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 6.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 99.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 169, 258.
  5. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 27; LDS film #0185455.
  6. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 100.

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     Grace Rice was born on 23 November 1733 at Worcester, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Abishai Rice and Frances Rice. Grace Rice married Richard Baley on 16 April 1755 at Leicester, MA; (4 February per Sudbury and Wayland records) listed as Richard of Sudbury and Grace of Leicester.4,2,5,6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 220.
  4. [S265] Leicester MA, Leicester, MA, Vital Records, p. 197.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.

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     Grace Rice was born on 25 June 1753 at Framingham, MA, (5 Jun per Ward).3,1 She was the daughter of Jonathan Rice and Ruth Eames. Grace Rice married Thomas Drury, son of Capt. Thomas Drury and Martha Eames, on 21 December 1780 at Sherborn, MA; both of Framingham.4,1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 71.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S306] Thomas W. Baldwin, Sherborn, MA, Vital Records.

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     Grace Rice was born on 27 February 1734/35 at Sudbury, MA.4,1,5,3 She was the daughter of Israel Rice and Sarah Ross.6 Grace Rice married Capt Ebenezer Dudley, son of Benjamin Dudley and Elizabeth Rice.3,2 Grace Rice died in 1821 at Hebron, ME.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 104, 184.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 16.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 184.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 84.

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     Grace Rice was born on 7 August 1730 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Lt. Tyrus Rice and Eleanor Blood. Grace Rice married Samuel Moore, son of Isaac Moore and Hannah Newhall, on 13 August 1755 at Worcester, MA.3,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 220.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.

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     Grace Rice was born on 15 January 1675 at Marlborough, MA.3,2,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Mary King.5 Grace Rice married Deacon Nathaniel Moore, son of Jacob Moore and Elizabeth Loker, on 10 February 1701/2 at Sudbury, MA.3,2,6,7 Grace Rice died after 19 December 1768.8
     She and Deacon Nathaniel Moore resided in 1715 at Worcester, MA, where Nathaniel was the third settler and deacon of its first church from its foundation.9 Grace Rice was living on 19 December 1768 at Worcester, MA, reported living in Boston Gazette, age 94.9,10

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 31.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 3, 6.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 7.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  5. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  6. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 239, 258.
  8. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 6.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 31.
  10. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768, As cited WARD.

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     Grace Rice was born on 13 June 1730 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Simon Rice and Grace Newton. Joseph Howe married 1st Grace Rice, son of Joseph Howe Jr and Ruth Brigham, on 21 May 1751 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,5 Grace Rice died on 23 January 1816.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 59, 106.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 59.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S225] Charles Hudson, Marlborough, MA, History - Hudson, p. 394.
  7. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 106.

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     Grace Rice was born on 23 January 1712 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Ebenezer Rice and Bethiah Williams. Grace Rice was baptized on 9 March 1712 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.3 She married Charles Johnson circa 1730.1 Grace Rice died in 1789.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 19; LDS film number: 0185464.
  4. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 81; LDS film #0185455.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 8 January 1786.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Rebecca Kingsbury.1 William Hovey married 2nd Hannah Rice in 1821 William of Boxford.1
     She and William Hovey resided at Warren, ME.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 114.

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     Hannah Rice was born at Walpole, NH.1 She was the daughter of Phineas Rice and Abigail Livermore.1 Hannah Rice married Ebenezer Crain on 5 February 1807 at Alstead, NH.1,3,2 Hannah Rice died on 24 March 1844 at Surry, NH.1,3,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 294.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 12 February 1772.1 She was the daughter of Micah Rice and Silence Rice.1 Hannah Rice married James Camp on 29 July 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.

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     Hannah Rice married John Atwood.1 Hannah Rice was born on 2 November 1771.1 She was the daughter of Timothy Rice and Elizabeth Howe.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 116.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 1 December 1767 at Dummerston, VT.1 She was the daughter of Barzilai Rice and Silence Gould.1 Hannah Rice married Daniel Davenport on 21 January 1787.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 120.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 24 July 1796 at Plymouth, VT.1 She was the daughter of Luke Rice and Eunice Knowlton.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 123.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 30 October 1805 at Minot, ME.1 She was the daughter of Dr. Jesse Rice and Sarah Cann.2 Hannah Rice married Stephen Shaw on 30 July 1833 at Minot, ME.1 Hannah Rice died on 14 April 1882 at Minot, ME.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 129, 224.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 129.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 224.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 17 June 1733 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Lt. Tyrus Rice and Eleanor Blood. Hannah Rice died after 22 February 1775; as she was mentioned in her father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 220.

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     Hannah Rice was born in 1658 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1,3 She was the daughter of Samuel Rice and Elizabeth King. Hannah Rice married Jonathan Hubbard, son of John Hubbard and Mary Merriam, on 15 March 1681/82 at Concord, MA; (literally 15.1.81).1,2,3,6 Hannah Rice died on 9 April 1747 at Concord, MA; aged 88y, under the name Hubburd.7,8
     She and Jonathan Hubbard resided in 1681 at Concord, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 8, 34.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 4.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  4. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 7.
  5. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  6. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 24.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 34.
  8. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 171.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 5 January 1691/92 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Deacon David Rice and Hannah Walker.2 Hannah Rice married John Bent, son of John Bent and Martha Rice, on 15 November 1711 at Framingham, MA.1,4,5 Hannah Rice died after 1736.4

Children of Hannah Rice and John Bent

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 13, 48.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 13.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 7.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 14 December 1714 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1 She was the daughter of Deacon Jonathan Rice and Anne Darby. Hannah Rice married (?) Brintnal.1
     Your authors note that this person may not have existed. There is no record of her birth or marriage and no record of any children born in Sudbury to a Brintnal family whose mother was named Hannah. The birth date given by Ward looks suspiciously like a miscopied version of the birth date of the 'next' sibling Ann. Indeed, the only evidence for her is a reference in Jonathan Rice's will to a 'daughter Hannah Brintnal.' It is possible that the reference was meant for granddaughter Hannah instead.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 42.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 15 October 1727 at Framingham, MA.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Ezekiel Rice and Hannah Whitney. Hannah Rice married Thomas Kendall, son of Eleazer Kendall and Hannah Rowe, on 27 March 1751 at Framingham, MA.1,2,3,5 Hannah Rice died on 28 January 1822 at Framingham, MA; under the name Kendall.1,3,6
     She and Thomas Kendall covenanted to the church on 29 December 1751 at Framingham, MA.7 Hannah Rice and Thomas Kendall resided at Framingham, MA.3 Hannah Rice and Thomas Kendall were admitted to the church on 4 March 1764 at Framingham, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 7.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 101.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 168.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 363.
  6. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S301] William Barry, Framingham, MA, History (Barry), p. 309.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 5 March 1729/30 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Mary Hall. Hannah Rice died before March 1783.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 66.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 220.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 1 May 1743 at Westborough, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Deacon Seth Rice and Dorothy Robinson.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 77.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 23 March 1746 at Grafton, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Joseph Rice and Hannah Leland.1 Hannah Rice died on 20 July 1748 at Grafton, MA.2,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 110.
  4. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 360.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 5 March 1689/90 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Hannah Rice died in July 1704 at Sudbury, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 322.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 13 November 1785 at Hartland, VT.2,1 She was the daughter of Eliakim Rice and Hannah Kendall.3 Hannah Rice married Luther Edson.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 52.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 30.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 136.

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     Hannah Rice was born circa 1651 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).2 She was the daughter of Henry Rice and Elizabeth Moore. Hannah Rice married Eleazer Ward, son of Deacon William Ward and Elizabeth (?), on 10 July 1675 at Marlborough, MA; (5 August per Ward).1,2,4,5 Hannah Rice married 2nd Richard Taylor on 17 October 1677 at Sudbury, MA.6,3,2,5,7 Hannah Rice died on 11 August 1707; (not found in the Sudbury vital records).

Child of Hannah Rice and Eleazer Ward

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 5, 12.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 1.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  5. [S1500] John F. Chandler, Gedcom file.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 12.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 275.
  8. [S6400] Jillaine Sue Smith, GEDCOM.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 20 June 1714 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Daniel Rice and Elizabeth Taylor. Hannah Rice married Ephraim Smith on 16 August 1733 at Shrewsbury, MA.5,1,2 Hannah Rice married Jedediah Tucker on 16 November 1790 at Shrewsbury, MA; Widow Hannah Smith, Jedediah of Sudbury, MA.6,7 Hannah Rice died on 13 February 1796 at Shrewsbury, MA; aged 81y, under the name Tucker.6,8
     She and Ephraim Smith resided at Shrewsbury, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 54, 96.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 54.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 96.
  7. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 215.
  8. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 278.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 19 March 1753 at Worcester, MA, (May per Ward).2,1 She was the daughter of Zebediah Rice and Elizabeth Flint. Hannah Rice married (?) Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born circa 1757 at Shrewsbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1 She was the daughter of Lt. Eleazer Rice and Mehitable Stone.
     Hannah Rice was living on 2 May 1777 at Brookfield, MA, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 78.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 29 August 1755 at Grafton, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Joseph Rice and Hannah Leland.1 Hannah Rice died in 1780; note that this death report is inconsistent with the known marriage.1 She married Josiah Brown on 10 January 1782 at Sutton, MA; Josiah of Sutton.1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 110.
  4. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records, p. 339.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 19 January 1752 at Framingham, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of David Rice and Hannah Winch.3 Hannah Rice married Deacon Thomas Buckminster, son of Col. Joseph Buckminster and Hannah (?).1,2 Hannah Rice died on 1 July 1793 at Framingham, MA; aged 42y, under the name Buckminster.5,6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 90, 156.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 37.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 90.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 168.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 156.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 13 September 1734 at Westborough, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Jacob Rice and Hannah Howe. Marriage banns for Hannah Rice and Deacon James Goddard were published on 11 October 1755 at Westborough, MA; listed as James of Bolton.5,1,2 Hannah Rice died on 21 March 1807 at Berlin, MA; (24th per Ward) aged 72y 6m 28d, under the name Goddard.6,7 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Berlin, MA.7
     She and Deacon James Goddard resided at Berlin, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 57, 101.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 101.
  7. [S321] Berlin MA, Vital records of Berlin, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1899.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 9 March 1737 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Jabez Rice and Hannah Brigham. Hannah Rice died on 20 March 1750/51 at Marlborough, MA; (30th per Ward, 1751 per town records) aged 14y.3,4,1 She was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 5 August 1777 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Jabez Rice and Alice Howe.1 Marriage banns for Hannah Rice and Joseph Whitney were published on 15 October 1797 at Grafton, MA; listed as Hannah of Marlborough.4 Hannah Rice married Joseph Whitney on 10 December 1797 at Marlborough, MA.5,2
     Hannah Rice probably died without issue. The Grafton vital records do not show any children born to Joseph and Hannah Whitney, but they do show the marriage of a Joseph Whitney in 1802 and the subsequent birth of a daughter Hannah Rice Whitney to that Joseph.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 144.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  4. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 18 July 1759 at Rutland, MA.4,3,2,5 She was the daughter of David Rice and Love Moore.4 Hannah Rice married Solomon Buckminster, son of Rev Joseph Buckminster and Lucy Williams, on 5 May 1784 at Rutland, MA.6,1,2,3 Hannah Rice died on 10 December 1847 at Roxbury, NH.3,2
     She and Solomon Buckminster resided in Rutland for some years and then moved to Packersfield (now Nelson), New Hampshire.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 96, 169.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 245.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 39.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 96.
  5. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 83.
  6. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 169.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 5 December 1752 at Westborough, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Adonijah Rice and Hannah Crosby.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 111.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 26 July 1747 at Hardwick, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Phineas Rice and Hannah Cummins.1 Hannah Rice was baptized on 2 August 1747 at Sutton, MA.4 Marriage banns for Hannah Rice and John Haskell were published on 22 July 1765 at Hardwick, MA; listed as Hannah of Rutland.5,2 Hannah Rice married John Haskell on 9 December 1765 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.6
     Ward expresses uncertainty about which Hannah, WRN 1439 and WRN 1481, married John Haskel and which one married Jonathan Fiske.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 112.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 23.
  3. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 91.
  4. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 108 / 112.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 10 November 1766 at Sutton, MA.4,5,2 She was the daughter of Asahel Rice and Mary Brownell.5 Hannah Rice married Gibbs Sibley, son of Joseph Sibley Jr and Abigail Gibbs, on 1 July 1788 at Sutton, MA.4,1,2,3 Hannah Rice died on 11 July 1856 at New York, NY.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 115, 193.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 265.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 48.
  4. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 193.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 11 February 1779 at Brookfield, MA, (10 Feb 1780 per death record at Waterford).3,1,2,4 She was the daughter of Obadiah Rice and Hannah Hill.1 Marriage banns for Hannah Rice and Jonah Carpenter were published on 20 December 1800 at Waterford, VT.5 Hannah Rice married Jonah Carpenter, son of Jonah Carpenter and Zerviah Whitmore, on 1 January 1801 at Waterford, VT; Jonah Carpenter and Hannah Rice were joined in marriage on the 1st day of January 1801, by Asa Carpenter, Minister.2,5 Hannah Rice died on 3 April 1865 at Waterford, VT.4 She was buried at Lower Waterford Cemetery, Waterford, VT.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 101.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 20.
  3. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S643] Katherine R. Follett, Genealogy of Orville Follet, p. 3:49.
  5. [S543] Waterford, VT, Vital Records, LDS FHL Microfilm #0029053: Vol. 1, p. 249.
  6. [S572] Unknown name of person Waterford, VT, Cemetery Records, LDS Family History Department, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 26 January 1765 at Westborough (Northborough), MA, (June per Ward).2,3,4 She was the daughter of John Rice and Rebecca Fay.4 Hannah Rice married Ithamar Parker, son of Simon Parker and Mary Bouker, on 5 February 1790 at Shrewsbury, MA; (4 Feb per Ward) both of Shrewsbury.5,1 Hannah Rice died on 3 July 1845 at Shrewsbury, MA; aged 80y, under the name Parker.5,6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 102, 176.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 176.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 1 November 1785 at Northborough, MA.4,5,6 She was the daughter of Amos Rice and Sarah Graves.5 Hannah Rice married James Babcock, son of Reuben Babcock and Hannah Goddard, on 30 May 1808 at Northborough, MA; both of Northborough.4,1,2,3
     James and Hannah moved to Andover, ME shortly after their marriage.6 Hannah Rice and James Babcock resided in 1825 at Boston, MA, having traveled by wagon to Portland, Maine, and then by steamer to Boston.6 Hannah Rice resided in 1852 at Charlestown, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 103, 178.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 254, 255.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 42.
  4. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 103.
  6. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 255.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 178.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 1 February 1769 at Brookfield, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Jonas Rice and Deborah Force.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 106.
  2. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 30 September 1769.2 She was the daughter of Jotham Rice and Hannah Bayley Snow.2 Hannah Rice married Phineas Bond on 25 February 1793 at Barre, MA; (November per Ward) listed as Phineas of Wardsborough and Hannah of Barre.3,1 Hannah Rice died on 8 April 1816 at Wardsboro, VT.4
     She and Phineas Bond resided at Barre, MA.4 Hannah Rice and Phineas Bond resided at Wardsboro, VT.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 128, 207.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 128.
  3. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 207.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 20 April 1778 at Barre, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Sarah Nurse. Hannah Rice married John Partridge on 9 May 1798 at Barre, MA; listed as John 2d.1,3 Hannah Rice died on 22 September 1850 at Barre, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 131, 215.
  2. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 73.
  3. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 1 October 1771 at Conway, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Jonas Rice and Bathsheba Parmenter.1 Hannah Rice died on 28 September 1776 at Conway, MA; aged 5y.2,1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.
  2. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born in 1779.2 She was the daughter of Moses Rice and Mary Sparhawk.2 Marriage banns for Hannah Rice and William Coolidge were published on 4 March 1799 at Natick, MA.3,1 Hannah Rice married William Coolidge, son of Thomas Coolidge and Mary Felch.2 Hannah Rice died on 5 June 1819 at Natick, MA; aged 40y, under the name Coolidge, from consumption.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 101, 324.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 101.
  3. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 10 November 1735 at Framingham, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Richard Rice and Hannah Bent. Hannah Rice married Samuel Hemenway, son of Ebenezer Hemenway and Hannah Winch.1,2 Hannah Rice died on 19 February 1814 at Framingham, MA; aged 78y, under the name Hemenway.5
     John Bent was appointed Hannah's guardian on 30 January 1737/38. Your authors note that Ward did not identify the John Bent but it is likely that he was Hannah's grandfather.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 47, 89.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 103.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 47.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 168.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 89.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 18 February 1759 at Westborough, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Edmund Rice and Hannah Gassett.3 Hannah Rice married Jonathan Whipple, son of Edward Whipple and Sarah Green, on 3 June 1777 at Westborough, MA.2,1
     Hannah Rice and Jonathan Whipple resided at Marlborough, NH.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 140, 228.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 140.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 228.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 15 February 1710/11 at Sudbury, MA.4,1,2,3 She was the daughter of Phineas Rice and Elizabeth Willard. Hannah Rice was baptized on 1 July 1711 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.5
     Although the Sudbury vital records show only one marriage of a Hannah Rice to a John Barber, Supplement 1 to The Rice Family, ascribes that marriage to two different Hannahs of about the same age, daughters of Ephraim and Phineas, respectively. Ward gives the nod to Phineas' daughter. However, Ephraim Rice remained at Sudbury while Phineas Rice moved to Stow when both Hannahs were still teenagers. Compelling evidence that Hannah was the daughter of Ephraim is supplied by a letter written by John Barber on 11 July 1755, while at a military camp, to his wife Hannah in Sudbury (see NEHGR 27:286). In the letter, he reports that Isaac Rice is in the same camp with him and is well. Significantly, the end of the letter indicates it was actually sent (for transmittal to Barber's wife) to Gershom Rice, in Sudbury, New-England. Gershom and Isaac Rice, sons of Ephraim, would have been Hannah's brothers. Therefore, your authors must conclude that the Hannah Rice who married John Barber was Hannah (WRN 238), daughter of Ephraim Rice.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 39, 335.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 5.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 19; LDS film number: 0185464.
  6. [S244] NEHG Register, 27:286.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 25 March 1748 at Upton, MA.4,2,3 She was the daughter of Solomon Rice and Anna Rice. Hannah Rice was baptized on 22 May 1748 at Westborough, MA; (not found in the published records).1 She married Jonathan Fiske on 18 January 1770 at Hardwick, MA; listed as Jonathan of Shelburne.5,6,1,2,3
     Ward expresses uncertainty about which Hannah, WRN 1439 and WRN 1481, married John Haskel and which one married Jonathan Fiske.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 108.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 261.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  4. [S331] Upton MA, Upton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1146] Shelburne MA, Shelburne, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 262.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 15 May 1757 at Sudbury, MA.3,1,2 She was the daughter of Elijah Rice and Elizabeth Rice.1 Hannah Rice married Paul Walker on 31 October 1813 at Westminster, MA.4,1 Hannah Rice died on 8 February 1826 at Westminster, MA; aged 69y, under the name Walker.4
     She and Paul Walker resided at Westminster, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 21.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S293] Westminster MA, Westminster, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 3 September 1796 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Noah Rice and Hannah Palfrey.1 Hannah Rice died on 12 July 1863 at Marlborough, MA; aged 66y, from cancer.4,5,2 She was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.5
     She appeared on the census of 1850 at Milford, MA; aged 54y, living with her sister Sophia.6 She was living in 1854 and unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 145.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 155.
  4. [S5487] Massachusetts, MA State Archives, p. 166:135.
  5. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  6. [S592] Census - US: 1850, 344:22.B15.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 31 July 1713 at Sudbury, MA.4,5,6 She was the daughter of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Hannah Rice was baptized on 3 November 1713 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.7 She married John Barber, son of Deacon George Barbour and Anna Taylor, on 20 October 1735 at Sudbury, MA; (23 October per county records) listed as John of Medfield.1,2,3,8 Hannah Rice married Deacon Adams Stone, son of Matthew Stone and Rachel Pond, on 26 January 1762 at Sudbury, MA.6,9 Hannah Rice married 3rd Israel Stevens before 1 September 1770 Israel of Grafton.10,2,9 Hannah Rice died before 20 February 1784.9
     Although the Sudbury vital records show only one marriage of a Hannah Rice to a John Barber, Supplement 1 to The Rice Family, ascribes that marriage to two different Hannahs of about the same age, daughters of Ephraim and Phineas, respectively. Ward gives the nod to Phineas' daughter. However, Ephraim Rice remained at Sudbury while Phineas Rice moved to Stow when both Hannahs were still teenagers. Compelling evidence that Hannah was the daughter of Ephraim is supplied by a letter written by John Barber on 11 July 1755, while at a military camp, to his wife Hannah in Sudbury (see NEHGR 27:286). In the letter, he reports that Isaac Rice is in the same camp with him and is well. Significantly, the end of the letter indicates it was actually sent (for transmittal to Barber's wife) to Gershom Rice, in Sudbury, New-England. Gershom and Isaac Rice, sons of Ephraim, would have been Hannah's brothers. Therefore, your authors must conclude that the Hannah Rice who married John Barber was Hannah (WRN 238), daughter of Ephraim Rice.11 She left a will on 21 March 1783 at Sudbury, MA, mentioning her son John Barber's widow Abigail, children of her deceased daughter Abigail Loker, her daughter Hannah Loker, and her sons Samuel, Oliver, Nathan, Ephraim, and Silas Barber.12 Her heirs made an agreement in 1786 to dispose of the property she had left them (a house and four acres in Sudbury). The agreement was signed by Ephraim Barber on the one hand and by Nathan, Oliver and Silas Barber, Henry Locar with his wife Hannah, Moses Locar, Benjamin Mills with his wife Sarah, and Jeremiah Smith with his wife Mary.12

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 25, 43.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 39, 335.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 3, 5.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 3.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 19; LDS film number: 0185464.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 166, 258.
  9. [S580] Edwin Dana Barbour, Descendants of George Barbour, p. 28.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  11. [S244] NEHG Register, 27:286.
  12. [S244] NEHG Register, p. 27:281.
  13. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 14.

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     Hannah Rice was born on 26 March 1754 at Framingham, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Ezekiel Rice and Hannah Edmunds.1 Hannah Rice married Thomas Stone, son of Rev. Nathan Stone and Mary Thacher, in 1788.3,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 87.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  3. [S5575] J. Gardner Bartlett, Stone, Simon, Genealogy, p. 162.

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     Hannah Watson Rice was the daughter of Abishai Rice and Elizabeth (?). Hannah Watson Rice died on 2 January 1795 at Sandisfield, MA.2,1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.
  2. [S278] Capt. Elizur Yale Smith, Sandisfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     Hapzibah Rice married Calvin Howland.1 Hapzibah Rice was the daughter of Samuel Rice and Abigail Underwood.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.

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     Harriet Rice was born on 7 March 1789 at Orwell, VT.1 She was the daughter of Jonas Rice and Elizabeth Carver.1 Harriet Rice married Elias Bond on 12 October 1817.2
     Harriet Rice and Elias Bond resided at Bellevue, MI.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 134.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 134, 219.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 219.

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     Harriet Rice was born on 23 February 1804 at Sherborn, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Moses Rice and Triphene Clark.3 Harriet Rice married Capt John Warton Perry, son of Samuel Perry and Elizabeth Rowe, on 12 February 1821 at Natick, MA; (March per Rice Gen'l Register).4,1 Marriage banns for Harriet Rice and Alfred Bacon were published on 23 November 1834 at Dover, MA; listed as Harriet Perry of Walpole.5 Harriet Rice married Alfred Bacon, son of Capt. Silas Bacon and Mary Draper, on 27 November 1834 at Walpole, MA; (23rd per Rice Gen'l Register) listed as Alfred of Dover.6,1 Harriet Rice died on 16 November 1890 at Natick, MA; aged 86y 9m, under the name Bacon, from apoplexy.7,8

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 101, 180.
  2. [S306] Thomas W. Baldwin, Sherborn, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 101.
  4. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S2573] Dover MA, Dover, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1144] Walpole MA, Walpole, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S2148] Natick MA, Natick, MA, Annual Town Reports, 1890:D.
  8. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 180.

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     Harvey Rice was born on 25 March 1791 at Marlborough, MA.3,4,2 He was the son of Jonah Rice and Phebe (?).4 Harvey Rice married Arethusa Houghton, daughter of Asa Houghton and Dorcas Moore, on 8 May 1814 at Harvard, MA; listed as Harvey of Worcester.5,1,6 Harvey Rice died on 28 August 1859; (1857 per Supplement) aged 67y.7,2 He was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.7
     He was also known as Henry Rice; (evidently in error).4 He and Arethusa Houghton resided at Marlborough, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 145, 237.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 32, 59.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 145.
  5. [S330] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  7. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 237.

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     Hazel Rice married Rufus Warner; Rufus of Phelps, Ontario Co, New York.2 Hazel Rice was born in 1777 at Phelps, NY.1 She was the daughter of Caleb Rice and Lucy Leland.1
     Hazel Rice and Rufus Warner resided at Parma, Monroe Co, NY.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 149.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 149, 244.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 244.

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Henry Rice1


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     Henry Rice was born on 6 December 1685 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Rebecca Watson. Henry Rice married Elizabeth Moore, daughter of Joseph Moore and Lydia Axdell, on 27 December 1716 at Sudbury, MA.1,4 Henry Rice died before 24 April 1758.5
     He and Elizabeth Moore resided in 1717 at Sudbury, MA.5 Henry Rice and Elizabeth Moore resided circa 1722 at Natick, MA.5 Henry Rice was in the military between 1755 and 1757. An inventory of the estate of Henry Rice was taken 2 June 1758. Hezekiah Rice of Framingham, administrator on 24 April 1758, succeeded by Jonathan Leland on 14 June 1761.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 12, 45.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 12.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 258.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.

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Henry Rice


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     Henry Rice was born in 1580 at Stanstead, co Suffolk, England.1 He married Elizabeth Frost, daughter of Edward Frost and Thomasine Belgrave, on 12 November 1605 at Stanstead, co Suffolk, England.1,2,3 Henry Rice was buried on 16 November 1621 at Stanstead, co Suffolk, England.1
     Your authors note that Henry Rice was quite possibly a close relative of Edmund, perhaps even a brother, but there is no more documentation for Henry's birth or parentage than for Edmund's.

Child of Henry Rice and Elizabeth Frost

Citations

  1. [S53] Mary Lovering Holman, "TAG, Vol. X, Notes on Edmund Rice", pp. 134-135.
  2. [S258] Harold F Porter, "The Strutt Ancestry of Thomasine Frost", p. 166.
  3. [S258] Harold F Porter, "The Strutt Ancestry of Thomasine Frost", pp. 165-166.

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Henry Rice1


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     Henry Rice was born circa 1717 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1 He was the son of Henry Rice and Elizabeth Moore. Henry Rice died in 1800 at Warwick, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.

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Henry Rice1


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     Henry Rice was born on 14 April 1746 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Israel Rice and Sarah Ross.3 Henry Rice married Lucinda Brooks, daughter of Dr. Ephraim Brooks, on 23 May 1797 at Barre, MA.4,5
     Henry Rice resided before 1797 at Cambridgeport, MA, where he kept a public house.5 He resided in 1806 at Barre, MA, where he was an inn-holder, and soon after moved away, leaving no record of children there.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 85, 151.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 151.

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Henry Rice1,2,3


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     Henry Rice was born on 7 January 1768 at Conway, MA, (10th per Supplement 1).4,2,3 He was the son of Cyrus Rice and Elizabeth Wright.2 Henry Rice was baptized on 22 June 1770 at Conway, MA.4 Marriage banns for Henry Rice and Zillah Rice were published on 8 March 1800 at Conway, MA; listed as Zilah of Deerfield.4,1,2,3 Henry Rice married Zillah Rice, daughter of Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle, on 1 April 1800 at Deerfield, MA; listed as Henry of Conway.5
     Ward incorrectly describes Henry as 'of Sullivan, New York.' Henry Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 00010-00100).6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  4. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1114] Thomas W. Baldwin, Deerfield, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.

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Henry Rice1


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     Henry Rice was born circa 1785.1 He was the son of Matthias Rice and Hannah Lambert. Henry Rice died before 4 January 1807; aged 22y,
at sea.2,1 He died on 4 January 1807.1
     He resided at Dorchester, MA.1 He resided at Salem, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  2. [S1079] Salem MA, Salem, MA, Vital Records.

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Henry Rice1,2


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     Henry Rice was born on 3 August 1736 at Framingham, MA, (April per Ward).3,4 He was the son of Cornet Abraham Rice and Patience Eames. Marriage banns for Henry Rice and Sarah Boynton were published on 26 April 1760 at Shrewsbury, MA.5 Henry Rice married Sarah Boynton.1,2 Marriage banns for Henry Rice and Lois Holt were published on 25 November 1778 at Lancaster, MA; listed as Henry of Shrewsbury and Lois of Lancaster.6 Henry Rice married Lois Holt on 26 November 1778 at Princeton, MA; listed as Henry of Shrewsbury and Lois of Lancaster.7,5
     Ward reports that Henry Rice is said to have had a second wife at Rutland.8 Henry Rice was in the military in 1758 in Fletcher's Company of Holden, MA, a member of the "Lake Expedition."9 He was in the military on 2 April 1759 enlisting in Chandler's Company at age 22.9 He and Sarah Boynton resided between 1760 and 1768 at Rutland, MA.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 46, 86.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 17.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 138.
  7. [S243] Princeton MA, Princeton, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 87.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 86.

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Henry Rice1


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     Henry Rice was born on 15 November 1811 at New Braintree, MA.2,3,1 He was the son of John Rice and Esther Fay.1,3
     Henry Rice was provided for by the town, along with his sister Mehitabel, the legal settlement of their father having been derived from their grandfather, Eleazer Rice.1 He was brought to be raised on 27 February 1816 at Shrewsbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 142.
  2. [S3534] New Braintree MA, New Braintree, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.

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Henry Rice1,2


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     Henry Rice was born on 15 January 1786 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Noah Rice and Hannah Palfrey.3 Henry Rice married Maria Burroughs, daughter of George Burroughs, on 26 February 1816; Henry of Marlborough, Maria of Boston.5,2 Henry Rice died on 15 October 1867 at Marlborough, MA; aged 81y 9m, from old age.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 145, 235.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 58.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 145.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 145, 235.
  6. [S5487] Massachusetts, MA State Archives, p. 203:152.

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Henry Rice1,2,3


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     Henry Rice was born circa 1620, calling himself about 50 years old on January 25, 1667, in a deposition at court, but we must presume he was rounding his age up.1,4 He was the son of Deacon Edmund Rice and Thomasine Frost.1 Henry Rice was baptized on 13 February 1620/21 at Stanstead, co Suffolk, England.4,3,5,6,7 He married Elizabeth Moore, daughter of John Moore Sr and Bridget (?), on 1 January 1643/44 at Sudbury, MA; (February per Ward).1,2,3,8 Henry Rice died on 10 February 1710/11 at Framingham, MA.1,9,10 The estate was probated on 28 February 1710/11 at Middlesex County, MA.1,11
     He swore an oath of fidelity at Sudbury, MA on 9 July 1645.1,12 He was designated a Freeman on 10 May 1648 at Massachusetts.13,14 He received one lot in the Sudbury Two-Mile Grant in 1655.15 He was one of the thirteen Sudbury petitioners for the grant of Marlborough in 1656.16 He received 50 acres in 1659 at Rice's End from his father, where he built a house.17 He was aged 50y, according to a court deposition on 25 January 1667 at Middlesex County, MA.1 He was an original member of the church in Framingham in 1701.17 He left a will on 3 October 1705, inventory was £527.11.0. The will mentions sons Jonathan and David; daughters Elizabeth Brewer, Hannah Taylor, Abigail Smith, Tamasin Parmenter, Rachel Drury, Lydia Wheelock, Mercy Allen; and granddaughter Mary Brigham.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 5.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 1, 2.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 1.
  4. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 1.
  5. [S53] Mary Lovering Holman, "TAG, Vol. X, Notes on Edmund Rice", p. 134.
  6. [S207] Elden L. Brigham, From Whence We Came, p. 71.
  7. [S1171] Letter, Dr Joanna Martin to Dr Robert V Rice, 13 November 1997.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 258.
  9. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  10. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  11. [S2625] Case records (for place noted): docket 18712.
  12. [S208] James Savage, Savage's Genealogical Dictionary.
  13. [S208] James Savage, Savage's Genealogical Dictionary, p. 3:529.
  14. [S233] Lucius R. Paige, Freemen of Massachusetts.
  15. [S250] Sumner Powell, Puritan Village.
  16. [S225] Charles Hudson, Marlborough, MA, History - Hudson, p. 27.
  17. [S5703] Josiah H. Temple, Framingham, MA, History (Temple).
  18. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward).

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Henry Rice1,2,3


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     Henry Rice was born on 23 June 1794 at Marlborough, MA.1,4,5 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Susannah Howe.1 Marriage banns for Henry Rice and Mary Sherbourne were published on 4 May 1820 at Littleton, MA.6 Henry Rice married Mary Sherbourne, daughter of Samuel Sherbourne and Sarah Read, on 20 May 1820 at Littleton, MA; (March per Rice Gen'l Register) listed as Henry of Marlborough and Mary of Littleton.6,2,3 Henry Rice died in December 1858.5 He was buried at Arborvitae (Triangle) Cemetery, Lincoln, MA, Henry Rice, June 1794 - Dec 1858, his wife Mary Sherburne, Aug 1797 - Feb 1887.7,5
     The Rice Genealogical Register and Ward's The Rice Family have both confused this Henry Rice with other Henry Rices by mismatching the births and marriages. The correct identification for this Henry Rice is clear from the gravestone inscriptions at the Arborvitae (Triangle) Cemetery in Lincoln, MA. Ward was wrong is asserting that this was the Henry of Billerica who married Mary White Lee, and the Rice Genealogical Register was wrong in asserting that the husband of Mery Sherburne was Henry, WRN 2553a, son of Luke.5 He and Mary Sherbourne appeared on the census of 1850 at Lincoln, MA; Henry declared age 55, Mary declared age 53.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 104.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 248, 499.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 41.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  6. [S571] Littleton MA, Littleton, MA, Vital Records, p. 251.
  7. [S267] Lincoln MA, Lincoln, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S592] Census - US: 1850, p. 324:474.

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Henry Rice1,2


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     Henry Rice was born circa 28 December 1799 at Sudbury, MA, as calculated from the death record. He was the son of Reuben Rice and Ruth Haynes.3 Henry Rice married Mary White Lee, daughter of Isaac Lee and Lucy (?), on 17 June 1829 at Concord, MA; listed as Henry of Billerica and Mary of Concord.4,5,2 Henry Rice married Mary Marston, daughter of Dudley Marston and Mary Needham, on 2 March 1848 at Tewksbury, MA; aged 58y (he) and 39y (she) listed as Henry of Billerica.6 Henry Rice died on 15 February 1883 at Tewksbury, MA; aged 83y 1m 18d, from a stroke.7 He was buried at North Cemetery, Billerica, MA.8
     This Henry Rice, son of Reuben Rice, WRN 719, is misidentified in Ward's book The Rice Family as a son of Gershom Rice, WRN 591. Henry the son of Gershom is buried at the Arborvitae (Triangle) Cemetery in Lincoln, MA, and is identified by his gravestone information, while Henry the son of Reuben is similarly identified in his death record.9,10 He and Mary White Lee resided at Billerica, MA.5 Henry Rice appeared on the census of 1850 at Billerica, MA; aged 51y.11 He appeared on the census of 1880 at Tewksbury, MA; aged 80y.12

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 104, 118, 180.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 43.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 118.
  4. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 378.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 180.
  6. [S1149] Tewksbury MA, Tewksbury, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S5487] Massachusetts, MA State Archives, p. 347:202.
  8. [S1101] Billerica MA, Billerica, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 104.
  11. [S592] Census - US: 1850, 322:198.A26.
  12. [S88] Census - US: 1880, p. 539:496.

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Hepzibah Rice1


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     Hepzibah Rice was born on 14 July 1715 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Deacon Caleb Rice and Mary Ward. Hepzibah Rice died before 1738; as she was not mentioned in her father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 41.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.

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     Hepzibah Rice was born circa 1738, (no record of the birth in Westborough or Shrewsbury). She was the daughter of Lt. Eleazer Rice and Persis Newton. Hepzibah Rice was christened on 15 January 1738 at Westborough, MA.1,2,3,4 She married Thomas Hardy, son of Samuel Hardy and Tabitha Forbush, on 26 April 1758 at Westborough, MA.1,2,3,5
     Hepzibah Rice and Thomas Hardy resided circa 1759 at Brookfield, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 77.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 14.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 126.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 200.
  6. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 127.

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     Hepzibah Rice was born on 15 August 1766 at Ashburnham, MA.3,4,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Rice and Hepzibah Flint.4 Hepzibah Rice married Josiah Bright, son of Josiah Bright and Rachel Livermore, circa March 1788 at Townsend, MA; (date not entered in the original Townsend records, but bracketed by
marriages in February and April, date given as 7 February per Ward,
i.e., the date of the previous entry)
both of Ashby.5,3,1,2 Hepzibah Rice died on 22 November 1835 at Acton, MA; (23rd per church records) aged 68y, under the name Bright.6,7 She was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Acton, MA.6
     She and Josiah Bright resided at Acton, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 130, 211.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 28, 52.
  3. [S229] Jeannette D. Pingrey, Birth, marriage, and death records of the town of Ashby, Massachusetts, from 1754 to 1890.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 130.
  5. [S291] Townsend MA, Townsend, MA, Vital Records, p. 27.
  6. [S2089] Acton MA, Acton, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 52.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 211.

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Hepzibah Rice1


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     Hepzibah Rice was born on 21 February 1754 at Westborough, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph Rice and Eunice Harrington.1 Marriage banns for Hepzibah Rice and Samuel Hemenway were published on 16 December 1778 at Northborough, MA; listed as Samuel of Worcester.3,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  3. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Hepzibah Rice1


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     Hepzibah Rice was born on 12 February 1771 at Hardwick, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Col. Stephen Rice and Dorothy Woods.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 114.
  2. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.

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Hepzibah Rice1


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     Hepzibah Rice was christened on 15 November 1769 at Brookfield, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Col. Stephen Rice and Dorothy Woods.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 23.
  2. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     Col Hercules Rice was born on 25 August 1765.1,2 He was the son of Silas Rice and Sarah Wilder.1 Col Hercules Rice married Mary Dewey, daughter of Josiah Dewey and Huldah Frost.1,2,3 Col Hercules Rice died on 1 December 1831 at probably Cambridge, NY.1,2,3 He was buried at Waites Corner Cemetery, White Creek, NY.3
     He was a blacksmith at Washington County, NY.3 He was in the military serving in the War of 1812.2

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 126.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 54.
  3. [S2511] Edmund Rice Association Newsletter, Vol 76, No. 1 Winter 2002, p.12.

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Hezekiah Rice1


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     Hezekiah Rice was born on 27 February 1720/21 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Lt. Hezekiah Rice and Mary Haynes. Hezekiah Rice died on 5 September 1745 at Framingham, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 460.

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     Hezekiah Rice was born on 18 February 1717/18 at Marlborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Luke Rice and Rachel Stow. Hezekiah Rice married Mary Taylor, daughter of William Taylor and Elizabeth Hapgood, on 9 January 1739/40 at Shrewsbury, MA.4,5 Hezekiah Rice died on 13 September 1759 at Shrewsbury, MA; aged 41y 6m 13d.4,5
     He and Mary Taylor resided at Shrewsbury, MA.4 A division of the estate of Hezekiah was not made until June 1796, shortly after the death of his widow.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 55, 97, 98.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 55.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 97.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 98.

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     Hezekiah Rice was born on 19 September 1748 at Framingham, MA.4,5,2,3 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Ruth Eames.5 Marriage banns for Hezekiah Rice and Elizabeth Eames were published on 25 January 1775 at Hopkinton, MA.6 Hezekiah Rice married Elizabeth Eames, daughter of Jonathan Eames and Ruth Giddings, on 18 May 1775 at Hopkinton, MA; listed as Hezekiah of Framingham and Elizabeth of Hopkinton.6,7,2,8,9 Hezekiah Rice died on 11 February 1832 at Saxton's River (Rockingham), VT.10,3,2
     He was in the military in 1776 with Prentiss' Company, Marshall's Regiment. In July, 1776 Hezekiah was stationed at Noddle's Island, Boston Harbor. "Hezekiah Rice (1748-1832) served as a private in Captain Joseph Winch's Company of Samuel Bullard's regiment. He died Saxton's River, VT."10,11 He and Elizabeth Eames resided at Saxton's River (Rockingham), VT.10,2 Hezekiah Rice resided in 1793 at Hopkinton, MA.10 Hezekiah and Elizabeth Rice signed a deed for the sale of land to brother Phineas (WRN 1036) (date unknown).12

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 46, 85, 151.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 227.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 16, 35.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  6. [S121] Hopkinton MA, Hopkinton, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 85, 151.
  8. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 35.
  9. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 363.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 151.
  11. [S65] The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Lineage Books, vol. 67, p. 66.
  12. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 228.

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     Hezekiah Rice was born on 2 October 1745 at Framingham, MA.4,5,2,6 He was the son of Bezaleel Rice and Susanna Jennings.4 Marriage banns for Hezekiah Rice and Abigail Eames were published on 20 December 1772 at Hopkinton, MA.7 Hezekiah Rice married Abigail Eames, daughter of Jonathan Eames and Ruth Giddings, on 29 January 1773 at Hopkinton, MA; listed as Hezekiah of Framingham and Abigail of Hopkinton.7,1,2,3,8 Hezekiah Rice died on 12 May 1827 at Hopkinton, MA; aged 83y, from old age.7,9,2,5
     War record of Hezekiah Rice of Hopkinton as copied from the lineage book of the D.A.R. - Volume 119: Page 218 as copied by Mrs. Willard Rice:
'Hezekiah Rice (1745-1827) served as private under Captains Prentiss and Baldwin, Colonels Marshall and Dike, Mass. Militia.2 He was in the military circa 1776, on military rolls is called Hezekiah Rice, Jr, from Framingham, to distinguish him, as is supposed, from his elder cousin, Hezekiah Rice (WFN: 372), as both were in the service from Framingham. "Ezra" Rice, Jr was in Prentiss' Company, Marshall's Regiment, at Noddle's Island, Boston harbor from July 19 to December 1, 1776, and gave an order for wages, July 15. He also served from August 16 to November 29, 1777.9 Hezekiah certified, 15 March 1806, that he this day attended the funeral (of his father, Bezaleel Rice), heard the will read, and was satisfied. The settlement of his estate was recorded at Middlesex County Court in 1827.2,10 Possibly had three additional children who died young.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 90, 156.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 237.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 18, 37.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 90.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 18.
  6. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  7. [S121] Hopkinton MA, Hopkinton, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 156.
  10. [S2252] Court records/deeds: p. 18:77.

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Lt. Hezekiah Rice1,2


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     Lt. Hezekiah Rice was born in 1694 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).3 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Elizabeth Wheeler. Lt. Hezekiah Rice married Mary Haynes, daughter of Peter Haynes and Elizabeth Rice, on 30 April 1719 at Sudbury, MA; (13th per Ward) listed as Hezekiah of Marlborough.4,2,5 Lt. Hezekiah Rice died on 16 November 1761 at Framingham, MA; (December per Ward) aged 67y.6,7 He was buried at Church Hill Cemetery, Framingham, MA.7
     He and Mary Haynes resided at Marlborough, MA.8 Lt. Hezekiah Rice bought from John Stone the farm later known as the Uriah Rice place in 1726.9 He and Mary Haynes resided circa 1727 at Framingham, MA.8 The estate of Hezekiah Rice was divided among his widow Mary and sons Jonathan and Peter on 17 June 1762.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 12, 34, 45, 46.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 8.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 12.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 12, 34, 45.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  7. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.
  9. [S5703] Josiah H. Temple, Framingham, MA, History (Temple).

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Hopestill Rice1,2


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     Hopestill Rice was born on 22 October 1702 at Marlborough, MA, (27th per Ward).3,4 She was the daughter of Daniel Rice and Bethia Ward. Edward Wilson married 1st Hopestill Rice, son of Nathaniel Wilson and Hannah Oliver, in 1727 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,5 Hopestill Rice died in January 1730/31 at Marlborough, MA; under the name Willson.6,4,7

Children of Hopestill Rice and Edward Wilson

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 20, 55.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 9.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 20.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 55.
  7. [S274] Marlborough, MA, VR Index: p. 1:9.

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Horace Rice1,2


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     Horace Rice was born on 27 February 1798.3 He was the son of Peter Rice and Olive Baldwin.3 Horace Rice married Dulcena Sibley, daughter of Caleb Sibley and Prudence (?), on 28 June 1827 at Spencer, MA; both of Spencer.4,1,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 123, 201.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 49.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.
  4. [S282] Spencer MA, Spencer, MA, Vital Records.

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Horatio Rice1


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     Horatio Rice was born on 5 February 1787 at Belchertown, MA.1 He was the son of Timothy Rice and Elizabeth Howe.2 Horatio Rice married 1st Elizabeth Allen.1 Horatio Rice married Eunice Pearl.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 116, 201.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 116.

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Huldah Rice1,2


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     Huldah Rice was born on 5 December 1701 at Marlborough (Westborough), MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Edmund Rice and Ruth Parker. Huldah Rice married Samuel Wheelock, son of Deacon Samuel Wheelock and Lydia Rice, on 15 February 1720 at Marlborough, MA; listed as Huldah of Westborough and Samuel Whelock (sic) of Shrewsbury.5,2,6,7,8
     Huldah Rice and Samuel Wheelock resided circa 1721 at Shrewsbury, MA.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 14, 35, 76.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 2, 14.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 35.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 14, 76.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S274] Marlborough, MA, VR Index: p. 1:205.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 76.

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Huldah Rice1


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     Huldah Rice was the daughter of Elijah Rice and Huldah Keyes. Huldah Rice married Asa Raymond, son of William Raymond and Mercy Davis, on 17 April 1787 at Holden, MA.1,2
     Huldah Rice and Asa Raymond resided in 1856 at Shutesbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 74, 136.
  2. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 170.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 136.

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Huldah Rice1


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     Huldah Rice was born on 28 December 1782 at Holden, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Elijah Rice and Relief Williams.1 Huldah Rice died on 14 July 1784 at Holden, MA.2,1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 30.
  2. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records.

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Huldah Rice1,2


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     Huldah Rice was born on 19 July 1767 at Charlemont, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Capt Sylvanus Rice and Esther Nims.4 Huldah Rice married John Fuller on 3 December 1797 at Charlemont, MA.3,1,2 Huldah Rice died on 12 October 1849 at Charlemont, MA; aged 82y 2m 23d, under the name Fuller, from dysentery.3,5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 94, 165.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 39.
  3. [S166] Charlemont MA, Charlemont, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 94.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 165.

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Huldah Rice1,2


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     Huldah Rice was born on 1 July 1785 at Sandisfield, MA.3,2 She was the daughter of Abishai Rice and Elizabeth (?).

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 125.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.
  3. [S278] Capt. Elizur Yale Smith, Sandisfield, MA, Vital Records.

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Ichabod Rice1


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     Ichabod Rice was born on 20 June 1741 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Lydia Barrett. Ichabod Rice died on 17 August 1742 at Marlborough, MA; (20th per Ward) aged 1y 2m.1,3,4 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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Ignace Kanatekta Rice1


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     Ignace Kanatekta Rice was born on 20 October 1776 at Kahnawake, QC.1 He was baptized on 20 October 1776 at Saint Francois Xavier de Caughnawaga Sault Saint Louis, Caughnawaga, co La Prairie, QC.2,1 He was the son of Thomas Aronhiowanen Rice and Marguerite Teweson Tekahkwitha.1 Ignace Kanatekta Rice married Marie Karonhianoron (?) on 25 January 1796 at Saint Francois Xavier de Caughnawaga Sault Saint Louis, Caughnawaga, co La Prairie, QC.1 Ignace Kanatekta Rice died on 9 February 1839 at Kahnawake, QC.3,1 He was buried on 10 February 1839 at Kahnawake, QC.1
     He appeared on the census of 1831 at Caughnawaga Village, Sault Saint Louis, co La Prairie, QC; under the name: Ignace Kanatekta.1,4

Citations

  1. [S7505] Beth McAleer, GEDCOM from Ancestry.com.
  2. [S7516] Institut Généalogique Drouin, Caughnawaga, QC, St.-François-Xavier, (1776) p. 36.
  3. [S7516] Institut Généalogique Drouin, Caughnawaga, QC, St.-François-Xavier.
  4. [S7513] Census: Canada: Lower Canada 1831.

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Ignace Sonawenhese Sohinin Rice1


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     Ignace Sonawenhese Sohinin Rice married Anne Kanonsatonkwas (?).1 Ignace Sonawenhese Sohinin Rice was born on 19 March 1742 at Kahnawake, QC.2,1 He was the son of Silas Rice and Marie Tsiakohawi.1 Ignace Sonawenhese Sohinin Rice was baptized on 20 March 1742 at Saint Francois Xavier de Caughnawaga Sault Saint Louis, Caughnawaga, co La Prairie, QC.3,1 He died on 23 August 1810 at Kahnawake, QC.1 He was buried on 24 August 1810 at Saint Francois Xavier de Caughnawaga Sault Saint Louis, Caughnawaga, co La Prairie, QC.4,1
     He was also known as Sohninon.1 He was also known as Sonawenhese.1 He was also known as Sona8Enhese.1

Children of Ignace Sonawenhese Sohinin Rice and Anne Kanonsatonkwas (?)

Citations

  1. [S7505] Beth McAleer, GEDCOM from Ancestry.com.
  2. [S7509] Hubert Charbonneau and Jacques Légaré, Quebec, Early baptism, marriage, & burial certs, no. 124967.
  3. [S7516] Institut Généalogique Drouin, Caughnawaga, QC, St.-François-Xavier.
  4. [S7516] Institut Généalogique Drouin, Caughnawaga, QC, St.-François-Xavier, (1810) p. 26.

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Isaac Rice1,2,3


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     Isaac Rice was born on 1 May 1668 at Sudbury, MA.1,3,4 He was the son of Matthew Rice and Martha Lamson. Isaac Rice married Sybil Collins on 27 September 1690 at Concord, MA; both of Sudbury.1,2,3,5,6,7 Isaac Rice died on 4 February 1717/18 at Sudbury, MA; aged 49y (not found in the published records).8
     He and Sybil Collins resided at Sudbury, MA.9 Isaac Rice left a will on 3 February 1717/18, lodged for probate, 11 March 1717/18. Sybilla Rice and Phineas Brintnal, Executors. The will mentioned mother Martha; wife Sybilla; three unmarried daughters Martha, Mary, and Abigail; daughter Sybilla and her husband Phineas Brintnal; daughter Ruth and her husband John Goodenow. 22 Feb 1717/18, will contested by heirs, including William Rice (WRN 171) and wife Martha, desiring appraisal.10

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 32.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 4.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 42.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 182, 259.
  7. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 32, 91.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 32.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 33.
  11. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 323.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born in June 1710 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Isaac Rice was baptized on 28 October 1711 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.4 He married Anna Mixer, daughter of Deacon Joseph Mixer and Anna Jones, on 21 May 1741 at Watertown, MA; listed as Anna of Watertown and Isaac of Sudbury.2,5,6,7 Marriage banns for Isaac Rice and Thankful Robinson were published on 25 March 1769 at Weston, MA; listed as Isaac of Sudbury and Thankful of Weston.8 Isaac Rice married Thankful Robinson on 26 April 1769 at Weston, MA; under the name Graves.9,10,11,7 Isaac Rice died on 20 October 1793.9
     He resided in 1742 at Sudbury, MA, (East Sudbury is now Wayland).12 He left a will on 1 July 1784 at East Sudbury, MA, the will mentions wife Thankful; daughter Anna Livermore; the children of daughter Abigail, late wife of Davis Rice, son Joseph and five others not named.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 25, 67.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 19; LDS film number: 0185464.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 234, 259.
  6. [S295] Fred G. Barker, Watertown, MA, Vital Records, p. 3:114.
  7. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 68.
  10. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 125.
  11. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 207, 259.
  12. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.

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Isaac Rice1,2


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     Isaac Rice was born on 2 November 1738 at Rutland, MA.3,4 He was the son of Capt Aaron Rice and Hannah Wright. Isaac Rice married Mehitabel Stearns on 3 September 1768 at Worcester, MA; (1 Dec per Hardwick copy) listed as Isaac of Hardwick and Mehitable of Worcester.1,2,5,6
     Isaac Rice was in the military in 1755 in Ruggles' Company from Rutland.7 He was in the military between 8 November 1761 and November 1762 in Bron'w and Parker's Companies.7 He and Mehitabel Stearns resided at Hardwick, MA, and later moved away.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 52, 94.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 52.
  4. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 83.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 229.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 94.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born on 10 June 1720 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of William Rice and Martha Rice. Isaac Rice died before 17 November 1762; as he was not mentioned in his father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 53.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born on 9 April 1742 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Isaac Rice and Anna Mixer. Isaac Rice died on 26 April 1744 at Sudbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 68.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 322.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born on 21 November 1749 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Isaac Rice and Anna Mixer. Isaac Rice married Mary Johnson on 3 November 1768 at Sudbury, MA.3,4,5 Isaac Rice married Sarah Lamb, daughter of Joshua Lamb and Sarah Wilson, on 14 January 1771 at Spencer, MA; listed as Isaac of Sudbury and Sarah of Spencer.6,7,8,9 Isaac Rice died on 7 January 1820 at East Sudbury (Wayland), MA.6,9 He was buried at North Cemetery, Wayland, MA.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 68.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 68, 124.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 225, 259.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 124.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259.
  8. [S282] Spencer MA, Spencer, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.

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Isaac Rice1,2,3,4,5


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     Isaac Rice was born on 30 October 1755 at Sudbury, MA, mistakenly said to be born in Natick by Rice Family S2/P2.6,1,7,3,4,5 He was the son of William Rice and Abigail Willis.1 Isaac Rice was baptized on 2 November 1755 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.8 He married Anna Balcom, daughter of John Balcom and Lydia Kellogg, on 20 September 1781 at Stow, MA; both of Sudbury.9,1,10,3,4,5,11 Isaac Rice died on 26 September 1824 at Weathersfield, VT.12,5
     He remained in Massachusetts after his father and mother moved to Virginia c. 1775, leaving Isaac with his uncle in Sudbury.13,4 He and Anna Balcom resided circa 1786 at Weathersfield, VT.13,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 108, 109, 243.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  4. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 21.
  5. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, p. 14.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 108, 243.
  8. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 93 (sic); LDS film number: 0185464.
  9. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.
  10. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 108.
  11. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 164, 259.
  12. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 243.
  13. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 109.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born on 29 March 1754 at Natick, MA.2,1 He was the son of William Rice and Abigail Willis.1 Isaac Rice died before March 1755.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 21.
  2. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.

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Isaac Rice1


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     Isaac Rice was born on 12 October 1742 at Hardwick, MA, under the name Rise.2,1 He was the son of Oliver Rice and Hannah Bartlet.3

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  2. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 108.

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Isaac Rice1,2


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     Isaac Rice was born on 18 October 1773 at Conway, MA.3,4,5 He was the son of Timothy Rice and Mary Thwing.4 Isaac Rice was baptized on 17 June 1781 at Conway, MA.3 Marriage banns for Isaac Rice and Anna Ware were published on 19 September 1799 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.3,1,2 Isaac Rice died in 1852 at Cazenovia, NY.6
     He and Anna Ware resided at Conway, MA.6 Isaac Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 01010-10100).7 He and Anna Ware resided at Cazenovia, NY.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 149, 243.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 33, 60.
  3. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 149.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 243.
  7. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.

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Israel Rice1


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     Israel Rice was baptized on 1 December 1786.1,2 He was the son of Reuben Rice and Ruth Haynes.1 Israel Rice died on 29 April 1873.2
     He was living in 1854.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 118.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.

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Israel Rice1,2


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     Israel Rice was born on 10 November 1742 at Grafton, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Hannah Leland.3 Israel Rice married Lydia Sherman, daughter of Joseph Sherman and Sarah Perrum, on 22 November 1764 at Shrewsbury, MA; listed as Lydia of Shrewsbury and Israel of Grafton.3,2,5,6 Israel Rice died on 10 June 1833 at Conway, MA; aged 90y, from old age.7,8
     He and Lydia Sherman resided at Conway, MA.7 Israel Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 20011-00011).9

Children of Israel Rice and Lydia Sherman

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 83, 148.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  4. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 110.
  5. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 270.
  6. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.
  8. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.

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     Israel Rice was born on 26 November 1724 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Phineas Rice and Elizabeth Willard.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     Israel Rice was the son of Asa Rice and Elizabeth Livermore.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 107.

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     Israel Rice was born on 20 August 1708 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 He was the son of David Rice and Elizabeth Cutler. Israel Rice married Sarah Ross, daughter of James Ross and Elizabeth (?), on 5 June 1730 at Sudbury, MA; under the name Rose.4,1,2 Israel Rice died on 13 April 1787 at Sudbury, MA; aged 78y (not found in the published records).5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 45, 84.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 16.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 84.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.

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     Israel Rice Jr was born circa 1744.3 He was the son of Israel Rice and Sarah Ross.3 Marriage banns for Israel Rice Jr and Mary Bacon were published on 9 May 1772 at Natick, MA; but the banns were forbidden a week later by Mary's father.4,5 Israel Rice Jr married Sarah Goodnow on 7 April 1774 at Sudbury, MA; (WARD indicates the town as Wayland, however, the town of East Sudbury, later renamed Wayland, had not been set off from Sudbury at this time).1,2,6 Israel Rice Jr died on 22 May 1789 at East Sudbury (Wayland), MA; (not found in the published records).5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 85, 151.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 34.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  4. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 151.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259.

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     Ithamar Rice was born on 25 November 1743 at Worcester, MA, (Ward indicates date of birth as 25 November 1742).1,2,3 He was the son of Matthias Rice and Mary Boyden. Ithamar Rice married 1st Susanna Balcom, daughter of John Balcom and Susanna Haynes, on 10 May 1769 at Sudbury, MA.4,2,5 Ithamar Rice married 2nd Sarah Puffer before 1772.6,2,7 Ithamar Rice married 3rd Eunice Balcom, daughter of Micah Balcom and Thankful Smith, on 24 February 1779 at Sudbury, MA.6,2,8 Ithamar Rice married Sarah Dunn, daughter of John Dunn and Grace Kelley, on 3 July 1796 at Stow, MA; listed as Ithamar of Sudbury and Sarah Burbank of Stow.6,2,9,10 Ithamar Rice died on 23 October 1824 at Sudbury, MA; in his 82nd year (not found in the published records).6,2
     He and Susanna Balcom resided at Sudbury, MA.6 Ithamar Rice left a will on 20 May 1822, which was proved 11 January 1825, gave to wife Sarah; to sons Nahum, Reuben, Obed, and Artemas; to daughters Roxanna, Sally, Susanna, and Sophia; and to grandson Nahum Puffer Rice, son of son Nahum. ... Inventory $881.15. Widow's dower set off 12 May 1825.6

Children of Ithamar Rice and Sarah Puffer

Children of Ithamar Rice and Eunice Balcom

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 70, 126.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 165, 259.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 126.
  7. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 101; LDS film number: 0185464.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 164, 258.
  9. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 258.
  10. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.
  11. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.

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     Jabez Rice was born on 2 February 1702 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Deacon Caleb Rice and Mary Ward. Jabez Rice married Hannah Brigham, daughter of Capt Nathan Brigham and Elizabeth Maynard, on 7 June 1732 at Framingham, MA; both of Marlborough. This marriage can also be found in the published vital records of Marlborough, but that entry came from a manuscript compiled by Ward, not from Marlborough records.5,2,6,7 Jabez Rice died in 1783 at Marlborough, MA; aged 81y.8,9 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.8,10
     He and Hannah Brigham resided after July 1732 at Marlborough, MA.11 Jabez Rice left a will on 13 July 1779 at Marlborough, MA, proved 2 April 1783. The will mentioned wife Hannah; sons Jabez and Noah; and heirs of son Caleb, deceased. Son Jabez, Executor.11

Children of Jabez Rice and Hannah Brigham

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 40, 44, 81.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 40.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 40, 81.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, pp. 229, 301.
  7. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 363.
  8. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  9. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  10. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  11. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.

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     Jabez Rice was born on 7 April 1728 at Marlborough, MA, (WARD indicates date of birth of 7 April 1727).3,2,4 He was the son of Daniel Rice and Elizabeth Taylor. Jabez Rice married 1st Miriam Morse, daughter of Joseph Morse and Abigail Barns, on 9 January 1753 at Marlborough, MA.1,5 Jabez Rice married Elizabeth Burnet on 3 April 1776 at Marlborough, MA; (2 April per Ward) both of Marlborough.6,7 Jabez Rice died on 4 November 1809 at Marlborough, MA; (your authors note that the death of this Jabez is not found in the Marlborough vital records, and this date is suspiciously just one day after the death of another Jabez of Marlborough).2
     The battle of Bunker Hill was fought only a few days previous to the event that gave rise to the following letter:
The blow had been struck; thence forward, any and every incident, through which patriotism could manifest itself, was made available to swell the tide of popular resistance to British aggression.
Marlboro, July 7, 1775
The wife of Jabez Rice, Jr was delivered of two children last week -- they were baptized the next Sabbath John Hancock and Dorothy Quincy! 1775! -- there is something spirit-stirring, something electrifying in that expression -- when we hear it mentioned, no matter on what account, an unfading recollection of historical events, inseparable from it, crowds itself upon our willing minds, and is cherished with deep gratitude for the memory of those who aided in achieving our Independence, and for the consequent harvest of blessings, that are enjoyed in our land from the seed sown in blood, 1775.8

Children of Jabez Rice and Elizabeth Burnet

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 54, 96.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 54.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 96.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 97.

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Jabez Rice1


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     Jabez Rice was born on 14 November 1766 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Jabez Rice and Miriam Morse.3 Jabez Rice married Rebecca Winch on 27 May 1814 at Marlborough, MA; (1816 per Ward).4,5,6 Jabez Rice died on 9 March 1844 at Marlborough, MA; aged 76y, from consumption.7,8
     Lewis Rice, over 14, son of Jabez Rice of Marlborough, chose his father, guardian 27 October 1835.7 He left a will on 18 November 1843, proved 5 June 1844, gave to son, Lewis Rice and to Stephen and Daniel R. Hayden. Son, Lewis Rice, Executor.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 97.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 96.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 97, 171.
  6. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 40.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 171.
  8. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Jabez Rice was born on 17 July 1746 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jabez Rice and Hannah Brigham. Alice Howe married 1st Jabez Rice, daughter of Simon Howe and Lydia Baker, on 27 June 1776 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,5 Jabez Rice died on 3 November 1809 at Marlborough, MA; aged 63y.6,7
     He appeared on the census of 1800 at Marlborough, MA; (household of 11002-00101).8 On 13 January 1810 an inventory of his estate was valued at $1,608.78 on 13 January 1810.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 81, 144.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 144.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  8. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 17:188.
  9. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 151.

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     Jabez Rice Jr was born on 24 August 1786 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jabez Rice and Alice Howe. Jabez Rice Jr married Betsey Stevens, daughter of Daniel Stevens and Levinah Barnard, on 3 October 1811 at Marlborough, MA; Jabez of Marlborough.5,2,6 Jabez Rice Jr died on 23 October 1868 at Hudson, MA; aged 82y 2m, from old age.7
     He and Betsey Stevens resided at Marlborough, MA.5 Jabez Rice Jr appeared on the census of 1850 at Marlborough, MA; aged 63y.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 144, 235.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 295.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 144.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 235.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  7. [S5487] Massachusetts, MA State Archives, p. 212:137.
  8. [S592] Census - US: 1850, 324:440.B13.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 20 May 1744 at Leicester (Spencer), MA.1,2 He was the son of Ashur Rice and Tabitha (?).

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62.
  2. [S265] Leicester MA, Leicester, MA, Vital Records.

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Jacob Rice1,2,3


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     Jacob Rice was born on 2 February 1660 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1,3 He was the son of Deacon Edward Rice and Agnes Bent. Jacob Rice married Mary Barrett, daughter of John Barrett and (?) (?), in 1693.1,2,3 Jacob Rice died on 30 October 1746 at Marlborough, MA; aged 86y 8m 28d.4,5,6 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.5,7
     He and Mary Barrett resided in 1694 at Marlborough, MA.4 On 12 October 1733, Jacob Rice conveyed for £60, land in Brookfield to his son, Amos, that was laid out to said Amos, on the right be, Jacob, purchased of John Parsons of Brookfield.4 Jacob Rice left a will on 23 May 1741, proved 10 November 1746. The will mentions wife Mary; sons Amos, Obediah, Jacob, and Gershom; daughters Martha Rice, Esther Jennings, and Bethiah Brigham. Son Gershom Rice executor.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 6, 20.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 2.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 20.
  5. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 27 November 1740 at Westborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Hannah Howe. Jacob Rice married Ruth Goddard, daughter of William Goddard and Keziah Cloyes, on 19 October 1769 at Marlborough, MA; Ruth of Marlborough, Mass.1,4,5 Jacob Rice died on 1 February 1824 at Brownfield, ME; on the Lord's day; having a fit of apoplexy, he sat down in the midst of his morning discourse, dieing at 3 PM.6
     He graduated in 1765 at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.6 He was ordained on 7 June 1769 at Henniker, NH, as the first minister of the gospel at the church.6 He was dismissed from his pastoral duties due to ill health on 2 February 1782 at Henniker, NH.6 He was installed as minister, having previously declined a call to serve at Andover, ME in 1806 at Brownfield, ME.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 57, 102.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.

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Jacob Rice1,2


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     Jacob Rice was born on 3 October 1707 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Mary Barrett. Jacob Rice married 1st Hannah Howe, daughter of John How and Rebecca Joslin, circa 1730.5,2 Jacob Rice married Hannah Maynard, daughter of David Maynard and Hannah (?), on 27 October 1767 at Westborough, MA; listed as Jacob of Northborough.6,7 Jacob Rice died on 29 July 1788 at Northborough, MA; aged 80y 9m 19d.6,8
     He and Hannah Howe resided on 12 December 1731 at Westborough, MA, when they were admitted to church.6 Jacob Rice left a will on 27 September 1787 at Northborough, MA, proved 2 September 1788. The will mentioned wife Hannah; daughters Rebecca Fay and Hannah Goddard; sons Jacob, John, and Amos.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 20, 56, 57.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 9.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 20.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 20, 56.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 56.
  7. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 200.
  8. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 23 February 1789 at Sudbury, MA.2,1 He was the son of Ithamar Rice and Eunice Balcom.3
     Jacob Rice died young.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 126.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.

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     Jacob Rice married Susan Green; Susan of Boston.4,2,3 Jacob Rice was born on 13 April 1776 at Henniker, NH, (3 April 1776 per Ward).4,1,2,3 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Ruth Goddard.1 Jacob Rice died at Buffalo, Erie Co, NY.2
     He was in the military in 1812 enlisting in the Army.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 255.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  4. [S2562] Leander Winslow Cogswell, Henniker, NH, History, p. 709.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 10 August 1778 at Northborough, MA.2,1 He was the son of Amos Rice and Sarah Graves.1 Jacob Rice died on 17 October 1780 at Northborough, MA.2,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 103.
  2. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 7 February 1781 at Northborough, MA.2,1 He was the son of Amos Rice and Sarah Graves.1 Jacob Rice died at Boston, MA; unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 103.
  2. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 23 April 1774 at Henniker, NH.2,1 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Ruth Goddard.1 Jacob Rice died in 1774.2,1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  2. [S2562] Leander Winslow Cogswell, Henniker, NH, History, p. 709.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born in 1801.1 He was the son of Benjamin Rice and Lucy Smith.1 Jacob Rice died on 2 July 1830 at Sudbury, MA; being killed by his brother Benjamin (not found in the published records).1
     He was ill with considered a lunatic.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 117.

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Jacob Rice1


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     Jacob Rice was born on 22 January 1805 at Sudbury, MA.2,1 He was the son of Ithamar Rice and Sarah Dunn.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 126.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.

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     Lt Col Jacob Rice was born on 21 April 1784 at Shrewsbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of John Rice and Rebecca Fay.3 Lt Col Jacob Rice married Nancy Barber on 25 June 1805 at Shrewsbury, MA; both of Shrewsbury, Mass. (WARD indicates the date of marriage as 5 June 1805).1,4 Lt Col Jacob Rice died on 25 February 1832 at Sudbury, MA; (1833 per Ward).5,6 He was buried at Shrewsbury, MA.6
     He was a Selectman and Representative.6 He and Nancy Barber resided in 1828 at Sudbury, MA.6 Lt Col Jacob Rice was a Magistrate at Sudbury, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 102, 177.
  2. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.
  4. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 208.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 177.

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James Rice1


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     James Rice was born on 21 April 1796.1,2 He was the son of Reuben Rice and Ruth Haynes.1
     James Rice was reported as over 14 on 15 June 1808.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 118.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.

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James Rice1


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     James Rice married Rebecca Snow.1 James Rice was born on 18 March 1802 at Belchertown, MA.1 He was the son of Nathan Rice and Hepzibah Allen.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.

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     James Rice was born on 7 August 1730 at Worcester, MA.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Abishai Rice and Frances Rice. Marriage banns for James Rice and Hannah Groves were published on 9 September 1753 at Leicester, MA; listed as Hannah of Brimfield.5 James Rice married Hannah Groves on 3 January 1754 at Brimfield, MA.2,3,6

Children of James Rice and Hannah Groves

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 118.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  5. [S265] Leicester MA, Leicester, MA, Vital Records, p. 197.
  6. [S107] Brimfield MA, Brimfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     James Rice was born on 4 July 1744 at Worcester, MA.1,2 He was the son of Zebediah Rice and Elizabeth Flint.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.

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     James Rice was born on 31 March 1669 at Marlborough, MA, (WARD & Rice Gen'l Register indicate date of birth of 6 March 1669).4,2,3,5 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Mary King.6 James Rice married Sarah Stone, daughter of Deacon Daniel Stone and Mary Moore.1,2 James Rice died on 14 October 1730 at Worcester, MA.7,8
     He was living in 1706 at Sudbury, MA.7 He resided circa 1716 at Worcester, MA.7 He had 100 acres of land granted him in Worcester in 1718, of which town he was a proprietor.7 On 19 June 1730, after the deaths of his sons Daniel and James, James the father was granted administration of their estates. However, he in turn died before he could settle those estates.9 On 23 November 1730, James' eldest son Jotham took over administration of all three estates: father James and brothers Daniel and James.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 28.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 2.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 7.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  6. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 28.
  8. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.

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     James Rice was born on 30 April 1707 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of James Rice and Sarah Stone. James Rice died on 26 May 1730 at Worcester, MA.1,3
     After James's death, his father was granted administration of the estate.1 However, his father died in turn before he could wind up the estate, and administration was then granted to James's eldest brother Jotham.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.

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     James Rice was born on 24 June 1758 at Framingham, MA, (The Rice Genealogical Register indicates location of birth as Natick).4,2,5 He was the son of Richard Rice and Sarah Drury.4 James Rice married Sarah Perry, daughter of Lt. Abel Perry and Keziah Morse, on 1 June 1780 at Natick, MA; listed as Sarah of Natick.6,1,2,3 James Rice died on 3 April 1829 at Union, ME.7,2
     He and Sarah Perry resided circa 1806 at Union, ME, where they were members of the church there.7 James Rice was elected to public office in 1808 at Union, ME.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 88, 155.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 231.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 37.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 88.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  6. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 155.

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     James Rice was born on 22 February 1772 at Brookfield, MA.3,1 He was the son of Oliver Rice and Lucy Rice.4 Marriage banns for James Rice and Susanna Corbin were published on 27 September 1797 at Sturbridge, MA; listed as James of Brookfield.5,6 Marriage banns for James Rice and Susanna Corbin were published on 15 October 1797 at Brookfield, MA; listed as Susannah of Sturbridge.7 James Rice died on 6 November 1809 at Western (Warren), MA; aged 38y, according to unofficial sources.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 105, 183.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 45.
  3. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.
  5. [S311] Sturbridge MA, Sturbridge, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 44, 45.
  7. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 394.
  8. [S297] Warren MA, Warren, MA, Vital Records.

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James Rice1


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     James Rice was born on 9 November 1790 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.2,1,3 He was the son of John Rice and Mary Potter. James Rice was baptized on 6 March 1791 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.4 He married Dorothy Tupper, daughter of Miner Tupper, on 11 February 1813 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; by Rev Cyrus Perkins.5,1 James Rice married Ann Evans on 18 June 1818 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; by Rev John Millidge.6,1 James Rice died on 14 February 1886 at Annapolis, NS; at age 96.7,8
     He appeared on the census of 1881 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; James Rice, male, widowed, age 91, born Nova Scotia, Occ: Farmer; Charlotte Rice, female, age 59, born Nova Scotia; Harriot Rice, female, age 44, born Nova Scotia.9

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 119, 207.
  2. [S1372] McCormick 1973, 591.
  3. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  4. [S1320] St Lukes Church, p. 14, #619.
  5. [S1320] St Lukes Church, p. 26.
  6. [S1320] St Lukes Church, marriages, p. 8.
  7. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 207.
  8. [S2345] James McCormick and Shirley McCormick, NS Vital Statistics from Presbyterian Witness, vol. 4, p. 1452.
  9. [S1187] Census - Canada: 1881 LDS CD, cites: FHL Film 1375809 NAC C-13173 Dist 16 SubDist J Page 55 Family 257.

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     James Rice was born circa 1746 at Worcester, MA, (not found in the published records).3 He was the son of Jotham Rice and Mary Earl. James Rice married Susan Cutting on 25 September 1770 at Rutland District (Barre), MA; (5 September per Ward) both of Rutland District.1,2,4 James Rice married Ruth White on 12 July 1787 at Templeton, MA; listed as James of Barre and Ruth of Gerry (Phillipston).5,4,6,7 James Rice died on 21 July 1832 at Barre, MA; at age 86.5,8
     He appeared on the census of 1800 at Barre, MA; (household of 10201-01101).9 He left a will on 15 July 1832, proved 16 October 1832. The will mentioned sons Lemuel, Sparhawk, Ralph, and Nathan; grandchildren Clarissa, wife of Schuyler Miller, Lucretia Partridge, and Lucy Rice; heirs of Freeman Rice, son of son James; Alfred Caldwell, son of Susanna Wilder.5

Children of James Rice and Ruth White

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 70, 129.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 28.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 129.
  6. [S290] Templeton MA, Templeton, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S312] Phillipston MA, Phillipston, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 263.
  9. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 16:412.

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     James Rice was born on 1 March 1779 at Barre, MA.3,4 He was the son of James Rice and Susan Cutting. Marriage banns for James Rice and Hannah Hammond were published on 24 May 1805 at Barre, MA; listed as Hannah of Petersham.5,3 James Rice married Hannah Hammond, daughter of Enoch Hammond and Lucy (?), on 23 June 1805 at Petersham, MA; (3 October at Barre per Ward) listed as James of Barre.6,1,2 James Rice died on 22 September 1809 at Barre, MA; (23rd per Ward) aged 30y 6m.5,7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 129, 209.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 51.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 129.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 73.
  5. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 209.

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     James Rice was born on 13 July 1726 at Framingham, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Ezekiel Rice and Hannah Whitney. Marriage banns for James Rice and Mary Stearns were published on 18 January 1766 at Weston, MA; entered as 'James Rice of Sudbury.5' James Rice married Mary Stearns on 13 February 1766 at Weston, MA; Jonas/Jones of Sudbury and Mary of Weston.3,6,7,8
     James Rice was also known as James Rice.3 Your authors note that Ward attributes the same marriage event in Weston to two different people, James (WRN 432) and Jonas (WRN 746). Worse, Jonas may have been confused with yet another Jonas (WRN 979). Part of the confusion stems from the fact that the marriage intention filed at Weston a few weeks before the marriage shows the groom's name as 'James Rice of Sudbury', while the marriage record shows him as 'Jones Rice of Sudbury'. Several decades later, when the Weston town clerk forwarded a copy of the marriage record to the clerks of Sudbury and East Sudbury (now Wayland), the name was rendered as 'Jonas', but that is only secondary evidence. However, since no children are recorded for JAMES and Mary Rice, either in Sudbury or Framingham, while JONAS and Mary Rice of Sudbury had a series of children after this marriage, we believe it more likely that Jonas was the groom. Further research may establish whether or not James had settled in Sudbury by 1766. If he did not (and there is no known indication that he ever did), then the case for Jonas as groom becomes overwhelming.1,9,10,8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 46, 67, 122.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 485.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 113.
  6. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 124.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 271.
  8. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, pp. 113, 124.
  10. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     James Hervey Rice was born circa 1800 at Lowville, NY.1 He was the son of David Rice and Elizabeth Bacon.2 James Hervey Rice married 1st Phoebe Eastman.1 James Hervey Rice married 2nd Louisa Doty at Lowville, NY.1 James Hervey Rice died in 1858 at Wattsburg, PA.3
     He was a Presbyterian minister for many years at Wattsburg, PA.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 124, 217.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 124.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 217.

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Jane Rice1


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     Jane Rice is the daughter of Micah Rice and Elizabeth Bent.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.

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Jane Rice1


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     Jane Rice was born on 19 February 1780 at Barre, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Sarah Nurse. Marriage banns for Jane Rice and Ezra Peck were published on 13 September 1818 at Barre, MA.4,5 Jane Rice died on 20 June 1858 at Barre, MA.
     She and Ezra Peck resided at Barre, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S140] Stephen Anthony Barnhoorn, TMG data set.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  3. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 73.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  5. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, pp. 184, 190.

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     Jason Rice was born on 7 August 1728 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jason Rice and Abigail Clark. Jason Rice married Susanna Haven, daughter of Moses Haven and Sarah Bridges, on 14 February 1750/51 at Framingham, MA; listed as Jason of Hopkinton.1,5,6 Jason Rice died on 6 March 1801 at Hopkinton, MA; aged 73y.2,6
     He and Susanna Haven resided circa 1752 at Hopkinton, MA.7 Jason Rice was in the military in 1756 a corporal in Jones's Company from Hopkinton.7

Children of Jason Rice and Susanna Haven

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 53, 95.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 19.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 53.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S121] Hopkinton MA, Hopkinton, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.

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Jason Rice1


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     Jason Rice was born circa 1692 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).2 He was the son of Deacon Edmund Rice and Joyce Russell. Jason Rice married Abigail Clark on 31 May 1722 at Watertown, MA; both of Sudbury.1,3,4,5 Jason Rice died on 19 February 1729/30 at Sudbury, MA.2,6
     He and Abigail Clark resided in 1722 at Sudbury, MA.7 On 23 November 1741 the children of Jason Rice (Abigail, Edmund and Jason), for whom their mother had been guardian, chose Jason Gleason to be their guardian in her stead.2

Children of Jason Rice and Abigail Clark

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 19, 53.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 53.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 182.
  4. [S295] Fred G. Barker, Watertown, MA, Vital Records, p. 2:70.
  5. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 322.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 52.

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Jason Rice1,2


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     Jason Rice was born on 26 October 1768 at Sudbury, MA.3,1,2 He was the son of Elijah Rice and Elizabeth Rice.4 Jason Rice died on 24 November 1849 at Boylston, MA; aged 80y.5
     Note that the Holden vital records show the marriage of a Jason Rice in 1794, but no children of that union. He is said to have resided in the southerly part of Worcester Co, and had a large family, but WARD could not trace him.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 95, 169.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 21.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.
  5. [S335] Boylston MA, Boylston, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 169.

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Jason Rice1


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     Jason Rice was born on 14 May 1756 at Brookfield, MA.2,1 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Deborah Force.1
     Jason Rice was in the military on 4 July 1778 in Hamilton's Company at Fishkill from Brookfield -- "age 22; 5 feet 8 -- light."1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.
  2. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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Jason Rice1


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     Jason Rice was born on 23 February 1688 at Marlborough, MA, (possibly 1686, see also Eunice).2,1 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Anna Rice.
     Some researchers have this Jason Rice married to Abigail Clark on 31 May 1722 at Westborough. As recorded elsewhere in our association records, Abigail Clark married a different Jason Rice on 31 May 1722 at Watertown.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 23.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Jasoniah Rice1,2


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     Jasoniah Rice was born on 6 September 1709 at Sudbury, MA, (year torn in vital records).3,4 He was the son of James Rice and Sarah Stone. Jasoniah Rice married Lydia (?) circa 1733; resided at Worcester.3,2 Jasoniah Rice died before 16 February 1761; as his widow was appointed administratrix of his estate on this date.5
     He was also known as Jessaniah Rice.6 He and Lydia (?) resided at Worcester, MA.5 His widow Lydia appointed administratrix of his estate 16 February 1761, at which time his age would have been about 51, according to Ward.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 29, 69, 71.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.

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     Jazaniah Rice was born on 19 June 1774 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of Barzilai Rice and Silence Gould.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 120.

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     Jean Rice was born on 17 August 1734 at Worcester, MA, (7th per Ward).4,5,3 She was the daughter of Deacon Jonas Rice and Jane Hall. Jean Rice married Lt. William Gates, son of Benjamin Gates and Bethulia Rice, on 21 September 1756 at Rutland District (Barre), MA; (April per Ward).1,3,2,6
     Jean Rice and Lt. William Gates resided at Barre, MA.7 Jean Rice and Lt. William Gates resided circa 1770 at Conway, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 72, 131.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 37.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 72.
  6. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.

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     Jedediah Rice was born on 2 April 1755 at Spencer, MA.1,2,3 He was the son of Ashur Rice and Tabitha (?). Jedediah Rice married Jemima Hastings, daughter of Sylvanus Hastings and Jemima Willard, on 30 November 1783.2 Jedediah Rice died at New Hampshire.2

Children of Jedediah Rice and Jemima Hastings

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 115.
  3. [S282] Spencer MA, Spencer, MA, Vital Records, p. 94.

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Jedediah Rice1


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     Jedediah Rice was born on 2 June 1796 at Winchendon, MA.2,1 He was the son of Capt. David Rice and Eunice Hosmer.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 114.
  2. [S324] Winchendon MA, Winchendon, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jedediah Rice was born on 20 February 1754 at Hardwick, MA, (26th per Ward).2,1 He was the son of Jedediah Rice MD and Mehitable Cutter.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 112.
  2. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jedediah Rice was born on 10 June 1690 at Marlborough, MA, (sic).2,3 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Anna Rice. Jedediah Rice married 1st Mehitable (?) (unproven, not in Marlboroough vital records).4 Dorcas Wheeler married 2nd Jedediah Rice, daughter of John Wheeler and Elizabeth Wells, on 7 May 1713 at Marlborough, MA.1,5 Jedediah Rice died on 27 April 1715 at Marlborough, MA.6,7
     He and Dorcas Wheeler resided in 1713 at Marlborough, MA.6

Child of Jedediah Rice and Dorcas Wheeler

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 23, 61.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 23.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  4. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 61.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Jedediah Rice MD was christened on 29 May 1726 at Westborough, MA.4,2,5 He was the son of Perez Rice and Lydia (?). Jedediah Rice MD married Mehitable Cutter on 19 March 1746 at Grafton, MA; Mehitable of Grafton.6,7,8 Jedediah Rice MD died on 4 April 1756 at Hardwick, MA.6,9
     He was a physician at Hardwick, MA.6 He and Mehitable Cutter resided at Hardwick, MA.6 The inventory of his estate, £292.15.4, returned by his widow, Mehitabel, 16 April 1756, who settled his estate.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 62, 112.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 10.
  3. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 112.
  7. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  8. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 270.
  9. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 317.

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     Jeduthan Rice was born on 5 January 1760 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Mary Battelle.5 Jeduthan Rice was baptized on 6 January 1760 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.5 He married Lucinda Merchant, daughter of Joseph Merchant and Hannah Marsh, on 22 July 1784 at Montague, MA; both of Sunderland.6,7,1,2 Marriage banns for Jeduthan Rice and Anna Call were published on 27 February 1792 at Montague, MA; both of Montague.6 Jeduthan Rice married Anna Call.8,2 Jeduthan Rice died on 10 December 1841 at Ludlow, MA; aged 82y.9,8,2 He was buried at Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, MA.9
     He and Lucinda Merchant resided at Montague, MA.8 Jeduthan Rice and Anna Call resided at Springfield, MA.8,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 121, 198.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 48.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  5. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 95; LDS film number: 0185464.
  6. [S1662] Montague MA, Montague, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S3463] John Montague Smith, Sunderland, MA, History, p. 448.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 198.
  9. [S1704] Clifford L. Stott, Springfield, MA, Vital Records.

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Jemima Rice1,2


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     Jemima Rice was born on 26 May 1770 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Edmund Rice and Margaret Smith.4 Jemima Rice married Nehemiah Miller, son of Ebenezer Miller and Jannah How, on 24 May 1792 at Westborough, MA; listed as Jemima of East Sudbury.5,1,2 Jemima Rice married Samuel Fisher on 21 February 1813 at Westborough, MA.5,6,2 Jemima Rice died on 30 August 1839 at Westborough, MA; under the name Fisher.5
     She and Nehemiah Miller resided at Westborough, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 95, 168.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 243.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 95.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 168.

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Jemima Rice1


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     Jemima Rice was born on 17 October 1775 at Sutton, MA, (1776 per Ward).2,3 She was the daughter of Asahel Rice and Mary Brownell.3 Jemima Rice married Gardner Wright on 28 March 1797.4 Jemima Rice died on 14 February 1855 at West Needham, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 115, 193.
  2. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115, 193.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 193.

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Jemima Rice1


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     Jemima Rice was born on 9 March 1752 at Leicester (Spencer), MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Nathan Rice and Mehitable Baldwin.3 Jemima Rice married David Lamb, son of Jonathan Lamb and Elizabeth Richardson, on 6 November 1773 at Spencer, MA.2,1 Jemima Rice died on 19 April 1838 at Leicester, MA; (18th per gravestone) aged 86y, under the name Lamb.4,2 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Spencer, MA.2

Child of Jemima Rice and David Lamb

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 118, 205.
  2. [S282] Spencer MA, Spencer, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 118.
  4. [S265] Leicester MA, Leicester, MA, Vital Records.

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Jemima Montague Rice1,2


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     Jemima Montague Rice was the daughter of Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle. William Durkee Williamson married 1st Jemima Montague Rice, son of George Williamson and Mary Foster, on 10 June 1806 at Amherst.3,2 Jemima Montague Rice died at Bangor, ME.4
     She was evidently not born by 1767 and may have been a child by Josiah's second or third wife. She and William Durkee Williamson resided at Amherst, MA.2 Jemima Montague Rice and William Durkee Williamson resided in 1807 at Bangor, ME, where he completed his professional studies and was admitted to the bar in November of that year.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 121, 199.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 271.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121, 199.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 199.

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Jerathmiel Rice1


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     Jerathmiel Rice was the son of Silas Rice and Sarah Wilder.1
     Jerathmiel Rice was also known as Jerameel.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 126.

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Jesse Rice1,2


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     Jesse Rice was born on 18 May 1757 at Brookfield, MA.3,4 He was the son of Oliver Rice and Lucy Rice. Jesse Rice married Sarah Moore on 31 October 1782 at Brookfield, MA; (6th per Ward) both of Brookfield.3,1,2 Jesse Rice married Mary Newton on 20 April 1795 at Sturbridge, MA; registered as widow Mary Dunton of Sturbridge.5,3,6,2 Jesse Rice died on 27 December 1831 at Sturbridge, MA.5,6
     Jesse Rice was guardian, 11 July 1804, for his four youngest children, as heirs of their mother, Sally Moore, his first wife.6 The inventory of his estate was taken in March 1832, Widow Mary, Administratrix.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 105, 182.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 44.
  3. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.
  5. [S311] Sturbridge MA, Sturbridge, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 182.

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Jesse Rice1


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     Jesse Rice was baptized on 24 August 1796 at Sissiboo, NS; the Rice Genealogical Register has 24 October. Date and location according to the Parish Register of Trinity Anglican Church, Digby, NS.1,2 He was the son of Ashbel Rice and Persis Knights.1 Marriage banns for Jesse Rice and Amy James were published on 9 September 1833 at Belfast, ME.3,1
     Jesse Rice resided at Maine.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 129.
  2. [S1284] Digby, NS Parish Record of Trinity Anglican Church, LDS film 1376194, Trinity Anglican Church, Digby, NS.
  3. [S2627] Belfast ME, Belfast, ME, Vital Records.

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Jesse Rice1,2,3


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     Jesse Rice was born on 14 December 1780 at Marlborough, MA.1,3,2,4 He was the son of Eleazer Rice and Elizabeth Darling.1 Jesse Rice married Sally Coleman, daughter of Benjamin Coleman and Susanna (?), on 29 November 1804 at Ashby, MA.5,2,3 Marriage banns for Jesse Rice and Elizabeth Jane Jackson were published on 17 September 1848 at Bridgewater, MA; listed as Jesse of Lynn and E. Jane of Bridgewater.6 Jesse Rice married Elizabeth Jane Jackson, daughter of Caleb Jackson and Zeruiah Keith, on 17 October 1848 at Lynn, MA; aged 66y (he) and 39y (she) listed as Elizabeth of Bridgewater.7,2,3
     Jesse Rice resided at Nahant, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 146.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 293.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S229] Jeannette D. Pingrey, Birth, marriage, and death records of the town of Ashby, Massachusetts, from 1754 to 1890.
  6. [S2318] Bridgewater MA, Bridgewater, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1115] Lynn MA, Lynn, MA, Vital Records.

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Capt. Jesse Rice1,2


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     Capt. Jesse Rice was born on 8 November 1709 at Marlborough, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Mercy Kerley. Capt. Jesse Rice married Beulah (?).1,2 Capt. Jesse Rice died in 1771 at Marlborough, MA; (incorrectly shown with his son Jesse's death date per Supplement) (not found in the published records).5,2
     He and Beulah (?) resided at Marlborough, MA.5 Jesse's two-story dwelling house at Marlborough was burnt in March 1769.5 Capt. Jesse Rice left a will on 10 December 1770 at Marlborough, MA, proved 1 October 1771. The will mentioned wife Beulah; sons Joseph, Eleazer, Jesse, Ashbel, and William; daughter Mary, wife of Samuel Morse, Ruth Rice, Elizabeth and Beulah Rice. ... "To sons Ashbel and William, 150 acres in Monadnock, Mason's patent, township No. 5, NH; to Mary, wife of Samuel Morse, Ruth Rice, Elizabeth and Beulah Rice, all right in 1100 acres in New Marlboro', County of Berkshire, formerly called Housatonic."5 Guardianship of Jesse's three youngest children was committed to his widow, Bulah Rice, on 1 October 1771.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 41, 82.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 41.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 82.

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Dr. Jesse Rice1,2,3


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     Dr. Jesse Rice was born on 25 May 1751 at Marlborough, MA.1,3,2,4 He was the son of Capt. Jesse Rice and Beulah (?). Dr. Jesse Rice married Sarah Cann, daughter of John Cann and Elizabeth Ellenwood, at Yarmouth, Yarmouth Co, NS.3,2 Dr. Jesse Rice died on 24 April 1816 at Minot, ME.2
     At the break out of the war of the American Revolution, Jesse adhered to the king and parliament, and left to Canada. In 1778, NH passed an act to prevent the return of certain persons, who had left the State and joined the enemies thereof; that in case of their voluntary return without leave first had to be obtained, they were, on conviction before the Superior Court of Judicature, to suffer the pains of DEATH. Jesse Rice, and 75 other refugees, are named in that act -- 26 of whom had their estates confiscated. Jesse Rice was not of that number; his age was then about 27.1 He resided before 1770 at New Hampshire.1 He graduated in 1772 at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.1 He resided after 1780 at Yarmouth, NS.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 82.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 129.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.

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Joanna Rice1


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     Joanna Rice married Oliver Rice, son of Barzilai Rice and Silence Gould, on 12 March 1792.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 120.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 26 February 1796 at Spencer, MA.1,2 He was the son of Peter Rice and Olive Baldwin.1 Joel Rice married Margaret J. Gould, daughter of David Gould, on 6 February 1823.3
     Joel Rice and Margaret J. Gould resided at Ware, MA.4 Joel Rice was a magistrate, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.
  2. [S282] Spencer MA, Spencer, MA, Vital Records, p. 94.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123, 201.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 201.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 23 October 1776 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of John Rice and Levinah Duncan.1 Joel Rice died on 6 September 1777 at Dummerston, VT.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 81.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 14 May 1741 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Ensign Abraham Rice and Persis Robinson. Joel Rice died on 4 February 1818.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 65.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 3 May 1733 at Westborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Thankful Rice. Joel Rice married Dinah Farnsworth, daughter of Matthias Farnsworth and (?) (?), on 12 October 1761 at Groton, MA; listed as Joel of Westborough and Dinah of Groton.1,4,5 Joel Rice died on 4 February 1819 at Concord, MA; aged 85y.6,7
     He and Dinah Farnsworth resided at Northborough, MA.6 Joel Rice was in the military in 1775 as a Lt. in Gates' Company and continued in the service during most of the war; a patriot in word and deed.6 He was one of the committee of correspondence; and, on 19 April was at the Lexington alarm in 1775.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 81, 143.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1103] Groton MA, Groton, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.
  7. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 337.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 27 March 1772 at Framingham, MA.1,2 He was the son of Peter Rice and Ruth Trowbridge.1 Joel Rice died in 1775.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was christened on 26 October 1783 at Conway, MA.2,1 He was the son of Benjamin Rice and Sarah Green. Joel Rice died on 17 August 1795 at Conway, MA; from canker, but this identification is uncertain because the death record says only 'child of Benjamin.2,1'

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 34.
  2. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.

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Joel Rice


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     Joel Rice was born on 16 March 1789 at Charlemont, MA, (not found in the published records).1 He was the son of Martin Rice and Lucy Rice.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 162.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 13 April 1760 at Hardwick, MA.1,2 He was the son of Solomon Rice and Anna Rice.1 Joel Rice married (?) Bragg; marriage unproven, as said to have married.1
     Joel Rice was in the military circa 1776 serving as a soldier in the Revolutionary War from Greenfield, 3 months, 25 days in Day's Company, 7th Regiment, and on the military rolls, marked "Dead."1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 108.
  2. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 91.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 29 March 1751 at Rutland, MA.2,1 He was the son of John Rice and Sarah Martin.1 Joel Rice died on 12 September 1756 at Rutland, MA; aged 4y.2,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 92.
  2. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.

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Joel Rice1,2


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     Joel Rice was born on 23 January 1775 at Hubbardston, MA, (at Athol per Claton Rice).3,1,2 He was the son of Silas Rice and Lucy Knapp.4
     Joel Rice was a Methodist exhorter.5 He resided circa 1785 at Bennington, VT.1 He resided at Condon, NC.1,2

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 117.
  2. [S793] Claton S. Rice, We Sought The Wilderness.
  3. [S197] Hubbardston MA, Hubbardston, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 116.
  5. [S900] James A. Rice, "Family Records prepared by Della Milliman and Eleanor (Milliman) Rice."

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Joel Rice1,2,3,4


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     Joel Rice was born on 9 November 1780 at Barre, MA.5,6,2 He was the son of Benjamin Rice and Abigail Smith.6 Marriage banns for Joel Rice and Susannah Wilder were published on 29 September 1804 at Barre, MA; listed as Susannah of Petersham.5 Joel Rice married Susannah Wilder, daughter of Cornelius Wilder and Elizabeth Hastings, on 21 October 1804 at Petersham, MA; listed as Joel of Barre and Susanna of Petersham.7,1,2,3,4 Joel Rice died on 11 September 1830 at Howard, Steuben Co, NY.8,3,2
     He and Susannah Wilder resided at Howard, Steuben Co, NY.8,2 Ward cites the Worcester Probate Records: Daniel Bacon of Barre was appointed guardian, 15 January 1828, of Wesson (or Wasson) Rice, over 14 and on 19 August 1828, of Henry, Susan, William, and Samuel Rice, children of Joel Rice of Stuben, NY and Petersham, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 129, 210.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 281.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 52.
  4. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 29.
  5. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 129.
  7. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 210.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 16 September 1758 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of John Rice and Thankful (?). Joel Rice married Sarah Barton, daughter of Deacon Reuben Barton, on 10 April 1788 at Belchertown, MA.1 Joel Rice died on 17 April 1838 at Granby, MA; (19th per Ward) aged 80y, a soldier of the Revolution, as reported in the Springfield Republican.4,5
     He was in the military circa 1776 serving in the Revolutionary War and in the battle at White Plains.5 He and Sarah Barton resided at Granby, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 67, 123.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1704] Clifford L. Stott, Springfield, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.

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Joel Rice1,2,3


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     Joel Rice was born on 17 May 1752 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Bathsheba Parmenter.1 Joel Rice was baptized on 23 August 1752 at First Church, Worcester, MA.5 Marriage banns for Joel Rice and Lydia Farnsworth were published on 30 July 1774 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.6,2,3 Joel Rice died on 16 December 1834 at Conway, MA; aged 82y.6,2,3
     He was in the military in 1777 from Greenfield serving in Day's Company, 7th Regiment for 3 months, 25 days, marked "dead.1" He appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 02201-01001).7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 282.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.

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Joel Rice1


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     Joel Rice was born on 8 October 1799 at Vermont.2,3 He was the son of Ebenezer Rice and Ruth Eveleth.2 Joel Rice married Mary Harriet Brown on 4 November 1819 at Columbia, TN.1 Joel Rice married Maria C. Wallace, daughter of Morgan Wallace and Betsy Lucas, on 8 August 1839 at White County, IL; (5 August per Rice Gen'l Register).4,3,5 Joel Rice died on 8 February 1862 at Sacramento, White Co, IL; (at Enfield, IL, per Rice Gen'l Register).6,5
     He and Maria C. Wallace appeared on the census of 1850 at Grayville District 12, White Co, IL.7 In Indian Creek Township, White County, Illinois, in the year 1857, the town of Sacramento was being laid out. The first building erected was by Joel Rice, who kept hotel. John N McClellan built and ran a store soon after the town was laid out. Archibald B Rice also built a dwelling and blacksmith shop the same year. John Green built a store. The two Rices, George B McCarthy, and W Steele laid out the village and employed John Storms, then County Surveyor, to do the surveying and platting. Joel Rice died in his hotel in 1862.
Joel Rice was born in Vermont. It is written that the first words he spoke were in the Indian language. He was in the Black Hawk war and went to California in 1848, during the gold excitement. He made money and returned via New Orleans in 1850 to his home in White County. He named Sacramento Illinois in honor of the Sacramento Valley.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 122, 211.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 122.
  3. [S449] Jeffrey Smythe, Family Tree Maker data set.
  4. [S1211] Illinois Marriage Index 1763 - 1900, online http://cyberdriveillinois.com/cgi-bin/archives/marriages.s
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 211.
  6. [S449] Jeffrey Smythe, Family Tree Maker data set, cites Affidavit of Decease and Names of Heirs, Stste of Illinois, White County, 17 February 1862.
  7. [S592] Census - US: 1850, Greyville District 12, White Co, IL, no. 1340.

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     Joel Rice was born on 18 January 1765 at Brookfield, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Deborah Force.1 Joel Rice married Hannah Wright, daughter of Ithamar Wright and Elizabeth Walker, on 24 January 1790 at Brookfield, MA.4,1,2,3 Joel Rice married Persis (?).2 Joel Rice died on 16 August 1858 at Granville, VT; (1856 per Rice Gen'l Register) aged 93y 7m.5,2 He was buried at North Hollow Cemetery, Granville, VT.5
     Deed: Joel Rice of Kingston, Addison Co., VT, £6, to Joseph Bowman of Barnard, Co. of Windsor, VT, sells 100 acres in Kingston being lot 8 (etc?) in the second division lot of the original of Thomas Wood. 15 April 1794 Recorded Oct 21, 1794.6 Deed. Joel Rice of Kinston, Yeoman. £20 to William Barker of Marlborough, NH, Co. Cheshire, Husbandman. Tract in Kinston No. 193 in 3d division drawn to the Right of Thomas Wood. 100 acres +/-. 16 Dec 1794. Recorded Dec 16, 1794. [Kingston was the former name of Granville. Changed 1834]7 He appeared on the census of 1850 at Granville, VT; in the household of his son Dennison.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 106.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 259.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1073] Ed Niemann, GEDCOM Data Set.
  6. [S1074] Granville, VT, Town Records: vol. 1 (1788-1794), p. 140.
  7. [S1074] Granville, VT, Town Records: vol. 1 (1788-1794), p. 146.
  8. [S592] Census - US: 1850, p. 920:21.

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Dr Joel Rice1


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     Dr Joel Rice was born on 15 April 1792 at Bridport, VT.2 He was the son of Abel Rice and Anna Nichols.2 Dr Joel Rice married Mary W. Gay, daughter of Dr Martin Gay, on 6 January 1823; Mary of Bridport, formerly of Thomapson, Connecticut.3 Dr Joel Rice died before 1880.
     He graduated in 1809 at Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT.4 He was practicing medicine starting in 1822 at New Haven, VT.4 He graduated in 1822 at Castleton Medical College.4 He resided circa 1826 at Bridport, VT, continuing with his practice of medicine.4 He was a Representative between 1843 and 1844 at Bridport, VT.4 He was a State Senator in 1849.4 He and Mary W. Gay resided circa 1854 at Madison, WI.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 134, 218.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 134.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 134, 218.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 218.

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John Rice


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     John Rice was born circa 1624 at Stanstead, co Suffolk, England. He married Ann Hackley on 27 November 1649. John Rice died in 1688/89.

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John Rice1


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     John Rice was born circa 1767 at Sandwich, NH.1 He was the son of Micah Rice and Phoebe Page.2 John Rice married Judith Carr on 15 March 1785 at Sandwich, NH; by D. Beede JP.1,3 John Rice died in 1848.4

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, pp. 20, 45.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 20.
  3. [S1064] Sandwich, NH, Vital Records: Book 1.
  4. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 45.

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John Rice1


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     John Rice was born on 24 August 1771.1 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Rebecca Kingsbury.1 John Rice died in 1772.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 24.

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     John Rice was born on 15 May 1774.1 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Rebecca Kingsbury.1 John Rice died in 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 24.

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John Rice1


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     John Rice was born on 20 March 1802 at Springfield, VT.1 He was the son of Capt. David Rice and Eunice Hosmer.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 114.

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     John Rice was born on 8 December 1778 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of Barzilai Rice and Silence Gould.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 120.

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     John Rice was born on 23 April 1704 at Sudbury, MA.3,4,5 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. John Rice was baptized on 6 April 1707 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.6 He married Sarah Dunton on 11 November 1731 at Weston, MA; John Jr and Sarah, both of Sudbury. Your authors note that this same marriage, with the same bride, is also attributed by Ward to another John Rice (WRN 155), evidently in error.1,4,7,8,9 John Rice married Anna Sanderson, daughter of William Sanderson and Ann (?), on 4 November 1741 at Sudbury, MA.10,11,12 John Rice married Thankful (?) circa 1744.11 John Rice died in 1771 at Sudbury, MA; (not found in the published records).11
     He and Sarah Dunton resided in 1732 at Sudbury, MA.10 At the request of widow Thankful Rice, her son Jonas was appointed administrator on 24 December 1771. Her thirds were set off 12 March 1773.10

Child of John Rice and Sarah Dunton

Children of John Rice and Anna Sanderson

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 25, 67.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 3.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 3, 11.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 17; LDS film number: 0185464.
  7. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 28.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 190, 259.
  9. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  11. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 11.
  12. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259.

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     John Rice was born on 9 April 1725 at Framingham, MA.1,2 He was the son of Ezekiel Rice and Hannah Whitney. John Rice died after 6 November 1757; records show that John was in Smith's company, marked "deceased."1
     He was in the military between 26 April 1757 and 6 November 1757 in Smith's Company.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.

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     John Rice was born circa 1724 at Rutland, MA, (not found in the published records). It is likely that this is the John Rice who was baptized at the First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA, 24 July 1720. No other John Rice in our data set fits this date and location.3,4 He was the son of Capt. Edward Rice and Rachel Elgit. John Rice married Sarah Martin on 2 March 1742/43 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,5 John Rice died in 1779 at Rutland, MA.6
     He left a Will on 18 October 1779, proved 6 December 1779, wife Sarah and son John Executors. The will mentioned wife Sarah; sons John and Asa; and daughters Sarah and Martha. Inventory £24,812.18.6.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 50, 92.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 18.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 50.
  4. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 20; LDS film number: 0185464.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 301.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 92.

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     John Rice was born on 21 October 1753 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Deacon Andrew Rice and Hannah Barns. John Rice died on 11 August 1776 at Marlborough, MA; (September, aged 24, per town records).1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 76.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     John Rice was born on 29 March 1770 at Hardwick, MA.1,2 He was the son of Isaac Rice and Mehitabel Stearns.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 94.
  2. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 91.

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     John Rice was born in 1764 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.1 He was the son of John Rice and Sarah Smith. John Rice died in 1784.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.

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     John Rice was born on 29 September 1675 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 He was the son of John Rice and Tabitha Stone. John Rice married Elizabeth Clapp, daughter of Ezra Clapp and Abigail Pond, on 13 March 1700 at Sudbury, MA; (May per Ward) listed as Elizabeth of Milton.5,2,6 John Rice married Sarah Frost, daughter of Thomas Frost and Mary Goodridge, circa 1706 at Sudbury, MA; (not found in the published records).7 John Rice died on 28 July 1733 at Sudbury, MA.7,8
     Note that Ward mistakenly attributes the 1731 marriage of Sarah Dunton both to this John Rice and to another (WFN 123). Since the Sudbury vital records show a child was born to John and Sarah Rice in 1736, after the death of this John, it seems clear that the other attribution is the correct one.9,10,11 He and Elizabeth Clapp resided at Sudbury, MA.7 John Rice represented the Town of Sudbury in the Massachusetts General Court (legislative assembly) at Boston, MA in 1715.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 17, 49, 67.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 7.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 17.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 17, 49.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 181, 259.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 49.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 323.
  9. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 28.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 49, 67.
  11. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 4 December 1726 at Brookfield, MA.3,4 He was the son of Deacon Amos Rice and Mary (?). John Rice married Susanna (?); John of Brookfield.5,2 John Rice died on 11 June 1792 at Brookfield, MA; aged 65y.6,7 He was buried at Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, MA.8
     He and Susanna (?) resided at Brookfield, MA.6 John Rice left a will on 22 May 1792, sons Amos Rice and John Rice, Executors. The will mentioned wife Susannah; sons Amos and John; daughters Rhoda Vorse, Alice Rice, Susannah Rice, and Sarah Rice.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 55, 56, 99, 100.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 20.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 55.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 184.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 56, 99.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 99.
  7. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 524.
  8. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 100.

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     John Rice was born on 22 September 1736 at Westborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Jacob Rice and Hannah Howe. Marriage banns for John Rice and Rebecca Fay were published on 27 August 1763 at Westborough, MA; Rebecca of Westboro', Mass.1,4 John Rice died on 17 July 1800 at Shrewsbury, MA; aged 64y.5,6
     He and Rebecca Fay resided at Shrewsbury, MA, on the farm given to John by his father.6 John Rice and Rebecca Fay were admitted to the church from that in Northboro' in 1771 at Shrewsbury, MA.6 John Rice left a will on 13 June 1800, proved 5 August 1800. The will named wife Rebecca; sons John and Jacob; daughters Hannah Parker and Lydia Rice.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 57, 102.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 149.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.

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     John Rice was born on 21 October 1745 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of John Rice and Thankful (?).
     John Rice died young.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 20 December 1651 at Sudbury, MA, (about 1647 per Ward, 22 December per Supplement).4,2,3,5 He was the son of Deacon Edward Rice and Agnes Bent. John Rice married Tabitha Stone, daughter of Deacon John Stone and Anna (?), on 2 November 1674 at Sudbury, MA; (WARD indicates date of marriage as 27 November 1674).1,3,2,6 John Rice died on 6 September 1719 at Sudbury, MA; (5th per Supplement).7,8,3 John Rice's estate was probated on 29 January 1719/20 at Wayland, MA. He died intestate. His widow Tabitha and son Moses were appointed Administrators. Inventory taken Sept 17, 1719, "Widow Tabitha, being aged and infirm, made oath at Weston."8
     He resided in the part of Sudbury that is now Wayland, on the easterly side of the road leading from Weston to Saxonville, and on part of the homestead of his grandfather Edmund Rice, not far distant from 'the spring,' near which was the residence of his brother, Deacon Edmund Rice. He was a subscriber for Prince's Chronology, and fond of historical reading.8 He was named guardian for five children (not named) of Samuel King, alias Rice on 27 January 1718/19.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 6, 17, 29.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 2.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 6.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259, 272.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 17.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 38.

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     John Rice was born on 9 February 1754 at Framingham, MA.2,1 He was the son of Bezaleel Rice and Sarah Bent.1
     John Rice was not mentioned in his father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 90.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 27 March 1770 at Framingham, MA.1,3,2,4 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Mary Underwood.1 John Rice married Anna Bigelow, daughter of Daniel Bigelow and Martha Pratt, in March 1795 at Framingham, MA.1,3,5 John Rice died on 18 October 1838 at Leominster, MA; (17th per gravestone) aged 68y 7m.6 He was buried at Leominster Cemetery, Leominster, MA.6
     He and Anna Bigelow resided circa 1796 at Leominster, MA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 91.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 240.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 18.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 363.
  6. [S105] Leominster MA, Leominster, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born in 1751 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).2 He was the son of Elijah Rice and Elizabeth Rice.2,3 John Rice married Mary Comle circa 1778.1 John Rice died in 1808.1

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, pp. 21, 47.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 21.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 9 September 1765 at Westborough, MA.2,1,3,4 He was the son of Adonijah Rice and Hannah Crosby. John Rice married Mary Gilbert, daughter of Daniel Gilbert and Esther (?), on 28 February 1789 at Brookfield, MA; (1787 per Rice Gen'l Register).5,6,4 John Rice died on 31 July 1836 at East Bethel, VT.3
     He was in the military serving in the American Revolution.6 He applied for land at Craftsbury, Vermont having served as lister for the town of Braintree, Vermont in 1800. Resided at Braintree, Bellows Falls, Randolph and Bethel.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 111.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 262.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  5. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 263.

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     John Rice married Catherine Walker, daughter of Silas Walker and Mary Wheeler.1,3 John Rice was born on 26 December 1761 at Brookfield, MA.1,3,2,4 He was the son of John Rice and Susanna (?).1 Marriage banns for John Rice and Catherine Walker were published on 27 October 1787 at Brookfield, MA.5,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 100.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 252.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 20.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 184.
  5. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 13 May 1783 at Brookfield, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Obadiah Rice and Hannah Hill.1 John Rice married Sarah Smith, daughter of Samuel Smith and Margaret Reed; Sarah of Goffstown, New Hampshire.2 John Rice died on 1 July 1867 at Bakersfield, VT.2
     It would appear that the Supplement has confused this John with his older second cousin (WRN 1307) who married Catherine Walker.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 101.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 253.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 20.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 30 August 1776 at Northborough, MA.2,1 He was the son of Amos Rice and Sarah Graves.1 John Rice died in 1806 at East Andover, ME; unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 103.
  2. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 24 September 1786 at Princeton, MA.2,3,4 He was the son of Solomon Rice and Mary Binney.3 John Rice married Sarah Crowninshield, daughter of George Crowningshield and Mary Derby, on 18 November 1816 at Salem, MA; listed as Sarah of Salem.5,1 John Rice was buried at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, MA.6
     He was also known as John Parker Rice by act of Legislature.7 He resided circa 1855 at Boston, MA, the place of his business.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 104, 181.
  2. [S243] Princeton MA, Princeton, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 104.
  4. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  5. [S1079] Salem MA, Salem, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S248] Thomas W. Baldwin, Cambridge, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 181.

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     John Rice was born on 7 November 1745 at Rutland, MA.3,4 He was the son of John Rice and Sarah Martin.3 John Rice married Lydia Smith, daughter of William Smith, on 6 February 1774 at Rutland, MA.1,2,5 John Rice died on 10 July 1820 at Rutland, MA; (20th per gravestone) aged 74y.6,7
     He left a Will on 7 September 1818, proved 3 October 1820.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 92, 160.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 38.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 92.
  4. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 83.
  5. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 186.
  6. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 160.

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     John Rice was born on 2 February 1758 at Charlemont, MA.3,4 He was the son of Aaron Rice and Freedom French. John Rice was baptized on 28 June 1758 at 1st Congregational Church, Deerfield, MA.5 He married Ruth Rice on 6 March 1782 at Hardwick, MA; listed as John of Charlemont.6,2,7 John Rice died on 18 May 1829 at Charlemont, MA; recorded as John Rice, husband of Ruth.3,8
     He and Ruth Rice resided at Charlemont, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 93, 112, 163.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 22, 39.
  3. [S166] Charlemont MA, Charlemont, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 93.
  5. [S1114] Thomas W. Baldwin, Deerfield, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 112, 163.
  7. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 230.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 163.

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     John Rice was born on 19 March 1755 at Westborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Lt. Eleazer Rice and Mehitable Stone. John Rice married Esther Fay, daughter of Deacon Hezekiah Fay and Esther Gibbs, on 6 October 1785 at Westborough, MA; listed as John of Marlborough and Esther of Southborough. Ward states that the marriage took place in Marlborough, but the marriage is actually found in the vital records of Westborough.5,2,3 John Rice died on 20 April 1812 at New Braintree, MA.6
     He resided after 1806 at New Braintree, MA, 'whence their children came to Shrewsbury to be brought up...5,7' There is some question of this relationship, as noted by WARD.5

Children of John Rice and Esther Fay

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 78, 142.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 31.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 78.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 142.
  6. [S3534] New Braintree MA, New Braintree, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 22 May 1766 at Sudbury, MA, (March per Ward).4,1,2,3 He was the son of Moses Rice and Sarah Walker. Marriage banns for John Rice and Prudence Dodge were published on 1 April 1796 at Deerfield, MA.5,2 John Rice married Prudence Dodge, daughter of Samuel Dodge and Freelove Sweet.3 John Rice died on 29 September 1842 at Deerfield, MA; aged 76y.5,2
     John moved to Deerfield, to a part called Wisdom.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 120.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 271.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1114] Thomas W. Baldwin, Deerfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 5 September 1777 at Sunderland, MA.2 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Mary Battelle.2 Marriage banns for John Rice and Lydia Glazer were published on 29 April 1805 at Montague, MA; listed as John of Montague and Lydia of Leverett.3 John Rice died before 1854.4
     He and Lydia Glazer resided at Leverett, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 121, 199.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  3. [S1662] Montague MA, Montague, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 199.

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     John Rice was born on 29 April 1768 at Sudbury, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Mary Stearns.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 122.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  3. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, p. 4.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 2 March 1782 at Wilbraham, MA, (WARD indicates location of birth as Belchertown).4,2 He was the son of Nathan Rice and Hepzibah Allen.4 John Rice was baptized on 11 August 1782 at Weston, MA.5 He married Joanna Warriner, daughter of David Warriner and Joanna Moody, on 23 January 1802 at Wilbraham, MA; Joanna of Wilbraham.6,3,2 John Rice died on 24 February 1841 at Springfield, MA; aged 58y.7,8,2
     He and Joanna Warriner resided at Springfield, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 123, 202.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 272.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 49.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.
  5. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 502.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123, 202.
  7. [S1704] Clifford L. Stott, Springfield, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 202.

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     John Rice was born on 17 December 1738 at Worcester, MA, (literally 1738-9 per vital records, but 1739 per Ward, and shown as December 26th per Supplement).1,3,4,5 He was the son of Matthias Rice and Mary Boyden. John Rice married Sarah Smith, daughter of Zephaniah Smith and Abigail Wheeler, on 7 May 1761 at Sudbury, MA; (6th per Rice Gen'l Register).6,4,3 John Rice married Mary Potter, daughter of Joseph Potter and Zebudah Hayden, on 22 April 1785 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS; (21st per Rice Gen'l Register).4,3 John Rice died on 2 May 1811 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.7,8,4
     He resided circa 1760 at Annapolis, Annapolis Co, NS.1 He immigrated to Nova Scotia on the ship Charming Molly with Beriah Rice and Ebenezer Rice Jr. He settled on the west side of the Lequille River. Your authors note that John Rice and Ebenezer Rice's names do not appear on the manifest of the Charming Molly, a manifest that has survived.4 He was listed in the township records as surveyor of land in April 1792 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.9 He left a will on 4 April 1811 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded 24 May 1811 naming wife Mary and children Mary Potter the wife of Israel Potter, William, James, Silas, and Thomas.7
     The Rice Genealogical Register, 1970, says "John went to Nova Scotia on ship 'Charming Molly' with Beriah Rice and Ebenezer Rice Jr. He settled on the west side of Lequille River." In his 1897 History of the County of Annapolis, W A Calnek provides the passenger manifest the first trip of the Charming Molly. A Beriah Rice, together with Beriah's sons Stephen and Benjamin, are on that manifest; John Rice's name is not. This does not mean that John did not arrive in 1760, only that he was not on the first, recorded trip of the Charming Molly.
In his addendum to Calnek's history, Judge Savary provides a list of petitioners for a Grant of Confirmation of the Township of Annapolis, dated October 30th, 1765. John Rice's name was not on that list.
Back to Calnek's history, John Rice's name appears on the census of 1768 for Annapolis. He has three males and three females in his household, all American. He was enumerated in the 1770 census with six people in his household, two American and four Acadian. We may assume that the four Acadians were his children born in Nova Scotia.
According to Marion B McCormick, 1975: 'He was the ancestor of the greater part of the Annapolis Valley Rice family. He was a friend of Col. Hoar and settled on part of his farm, and during the Colonel's absences from home, he looked after the affairs of his friend. After the Colonel's death, John bought part of the estate, and later passed it on to his son James, who had been born on the farm, and who dies there in 1886.'

Children of John Rice and Mary Potter

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 119, 205.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  4. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #3958, estate folio R18.
  8. [S1390] Letter, Gerald A. Rice to George W. King, August 1996, p. 1.
  9. [S1286] Calnek, p. 175.

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     Marriage banns for John Rice and Levinah Duncan were published on 23 December 1765 at Petersham, MA; not listed as John of Petersham or Dummerston, Vermont.2,3 John Rice married Levinah Duncan, daughter of Daniel Duncan and Sarah Rice.4

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 28, 81.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 81.
  3. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records, p. 89.
  4. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 28.

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     John Rice was born on 9 November 1761 at Lancaster or Rutland District (Barre), MA, (not found in the published records).4,2 He was the son of Daniel Rice and Keziah Snow.4 John Rice married Mary Stewart, daughter of Joseph Stewart and Mary Snow, on 27 May 1784 at Leominster, MA; listed as John of Barre and Mary of Leominster.5,6,1,2,3
     John Rice and Mary Stewart resided at New York which appears to be in error.1 John Rice resided in 1790 at Wardsboro North District, VT.7 He resided at New York.8 He and Mary Stewart were said to have had additional children.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 127, 206.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 277.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 50.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 127.
  5. [S105] Leominster MA, Leominster, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S631] "Erwin McLaughlin's Notes", The John Rices, p. 4 - references 1790 census.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 127, 205.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 206.

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     John Rice was born circa 1766 at probably Rutland District (Barre), MA, as calculated from census and death records
(not found in the published records). He was the son of Ralph Rice and Sarah Sawyer. John Rice married Abigail Broad on 2 July 1797 at Barre, MA.3,1,2 John Rice died on 13 October 1852 at Sterling, MA; (married, born in Barre, son of Ralph Rice) aged 87y, from dropsy.4,5
     The Rice Family Supplement has mistakenly compressed the two brothers John into one, combining the birth date of one with the life of the other. The first one died as an infant, and so the distinction is quite clear. He was not listed in the 1790 census in Barre. He appeared on the census of 1800 at Barre, MA; (household of 01010-20010).6 He appeared on the census of 1810 at Barre, MA; (household of 10010-11010).7 He appeared on the census of 1820 at Barre, MA; (household of 010001-10101-01).8 He appeared on the census of 1830 at Barre, MA; (household of 000010001-10010001).9 He appeared on the census of 1840 at Barre, MA; (household of 0000000001-000000001-0-0001).10 He appeared on the census of 1850 at Sterling, MA; aged 83y.11 Ward has John Rice married to Abigail Broad. Indeed there is a marriage record for a John Rice and Abigail Broad on 27 May 1784 in Leominster. The marriage is recorded in both the Leominster and Barre vital records. However, this must be a different John Rice.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 128, 207.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 27, 51.
  3. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S5487] Massachusetts, MA State Archives, p. 68:151.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 51.
  6. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 16:412.
  7. [S585] Census - US: 1810, p. 22:162.
  8. [S1060] Census - US: 1820, p. 55:92.
  9. [S590] Census - US: 1830, p. 68:581.
  10. [S591] Census - US: 1840, p. 199:131.
  11. [S592] Census - US: 1850, p. 343:187.

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     John Rice was born on 18 March 1768 at Ashby, MA.3,4,2 He was the son of Samuel Rice and Hepzibah Flint.4 John Rice married Rebecca Barrett, daughter of Jonas Barrett and Mary Fletcher, on 17 January 1791 at Townsend, MA; (1792 per Ashby records)
both of Ashby.5,3,1,2 John Rice married Lucy Hubbard, daughter of Thomas Hubbard and Abigail Brown, on 24 September 1797 at Concord, MA; (23rd per Ward)
listed as John of Ashby and Lucy of Concord.6,7,2 John Rice died on 13 September 1846 at Ashby, MA.3,2
     He and Rebecca Barrett resided at Ashby, MA.7 John Rice left a will on 4 December 1832, proved 13 October 1846, George F. Farley, Executor.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 130, 211.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 52.
  3. [S229] Jeannette D. Pingrey, Birth, marriage, and death records of the town of Ashby, Massachusetts, from 1754 to 1890.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 130.
  5. [S291] Townsend MA, Townsend, MA, Vital Records, p. 55.
  6. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 362.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 211.

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     John Rice was born on 20 January 1758 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.1 He was the son of Ralph Rice and Sarah Sawyer. John Rice died on 18 March 1758 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.1 He was buried at Barre, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 2 January 1764 at Lancaster, MA.1,2 He was the son of Zebulon Rice and Susanna Allen. John Rice died in 1774 at Lancaster, MA; (not found in the published records).1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 75.
  2. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 107.

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     John Rice was born on 17 July 1780 at Ashburnham, MA, (not found in the published records).1 He was the son of Eliakim Rice and Hannah Kendall.2 John Rice was baptized on 23 July 1780 at Ashburnham, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 30.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 136.
  3. [S329] Ashburnham MA, Vital records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, p. 64.

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     John Rice was born on 5 June 1764 at Holden, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Abigail Nichols.3 John Rice married Elizabeth Flagg, daughter of William Flagg and Abigail Black, on 13 December 1785 at Holden, MA, John of Holden, MA.1,2,5 John Rice died on 6 November 1831 at Holden, MA; aged 67y.6,7
     He and Elizabeth Flagg resided circa 1786 at Holden, MA.7 Jonathan Rice (WRN 2214, identified by Ward as son of John Rice and Elizabeth Flag) was misidentified. Jonathan was in fact son of Ezra Rice, John's brother.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 86, 154.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 36.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 86.
  4. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 75.
  5. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 170.
  6. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 154.

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     John Rice was born on 29 November 1780 at Marlborough, MA, (27th per Ward).2,1 He was the son of Benjamin Rice and Susanna Weeks.3 John Rice died on 20 April 1786 at Marlborough, MA; (1788 per Ward) aged 5y 5m.4,5,1 He was buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 139.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 138.
  4. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 23 December 1778 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Eleazer Rice and Elizabeth Darling.1 John Rice married Mary Grubb on 30 March 1803 at Boston, MA; both of Boston.3,1 John Rice died on 28 August 1848 at New Bedford, MA; aged 69y 8m, from bursting a blood vessel.4,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 146.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S100] William S. Appleton, Boston, MA, Vital Records, p. 268.
  4. [S3611] New Bedford MA, New Bedford, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was baptized on 14 April 1765 at Grafton, MA; registered as son of Phineas Jr.3,4 He was the son of Phineas Rice and Abigail Livermore.5 John Rice married Susan Daggett; John of Walpole, New Hampshire.6,7 John Rice died in 1841 at Walpole, NH.8
     He and Susan Daggett resided at Walpole, NH.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 148, 240.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 32, 60.
  3. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148, 240.
  7. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 60.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 240.

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     John Rice was born on 25 May 1782 at Conway, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Mary Green.1 Marriage banns for John Rice and Roxana Wait were published on 23 July 1809 at Whately, MA.3 Marriage banns for John Rice and Roxana Wait were published on 23 July 1809 at Conway, MA; listed as Roxana of Whately.4,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 284.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  4. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born on 26 June 1734 at Sutton, MA.3,1,2 He was the son of Perez Rice and Lydia (?).

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 10.
  3. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice was born circa 1762 at probably Hardwick, MA.1 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Unknown (?). Marriage banns for John Rice and Sarah Woods were published on 12 November 1789 at Greenwich, MA; listed as John of Hardwick and Sally of Greenwich.3 Marriage banns for John Rice and Sarah Woods were published on 26 November 1789 at Hardwick, MA; listed as Sarah of Greenwich.4 John Rice married Sarah Woods on 10 December 1789 at Petersham, MA; listed as John of Hardwick and Polly of Greenwich.5,6,2 John Rice married Sally Cooper, daughter of Enoch Cooper and Sarah (?), on 7 April 1796 at Granby, CT.7 John Rice died on 24 June 1803.1,7,8,9
     There has been some question about the ancestry of John Rice. One John Rice of Hardwick married a Sarah Woods of Greenwich in 1789 (listed as Polly Woods in the marriage record at Petersham). The Hardwick vital records also show the marriage of a John Rice to a Betsey Ruggles in January 1809 and the birth of Betsey Ruggles Rice, daughter of John of Somerset, baptized in December 1809. Perez Rice's will in 1804 refers to 'Brother John's widow', so the John Rice who married Betsey cannot be Ephraim's son and Perez's brother, since the marriage was in 1809, 5 years later than the will.
Mrs. Betsey Rice and Mrs. Peggy Rice are buried in the Mountain View cemetery, close to Daniel and Perez, and Betsey is connected to Hardwick as well as Somerset, VT, so there is probably a close relationship here. The dates are such that the John who married Betsey could be the son of John and Sarah, but no clear evidence supports that theory either.
The family bible of Orrin A. and Melissa M. (Rice) Johnson lists John and Sally Rice as the parents of the children listed here (Clarissa, Anna, Susannah, Perez and Willard), but there are some contradictions too. It gives John's birth year as 1770 (which is possible because the 1762 listed is approximate), but also claims he died June 24 1803 (which meshes with Perez' brother John having died before the will in 1804), but claims he died at the age of 99 years and 11 months (the birth and death dates would have made him 33 years and 11 months)! It also lists an additional child, Shadrack, born in 1805. The choices of the names Perez and Susannah for John & Sally's children give credence to his being Ephraim's son, since these would be names of his siblings. The will of Perez Rice, 1804, mentions 'Perez Rice son to brother John'.
In a letter to Erwin's daughter Mickey Snow, dated August 11, 1995, David Kent Young questioned the ancestry of John Rice. Kent listed his John's wife as Sally Cooper - not Sarah or Polly Woods - and listed the children as Perez, Susannah and Willard, the same as listed in the above family bible. More recently in a note to Lynn McLaughlin on March 18, 2001 Kent said about John Rice: 'He certainly was a son of Ephraim, since his son, Perez, was raised by his uncle Perez.'
In Grains of Rice, the author Peggy Grosser lists her ancestor Willard Rice, who married Bathsheba Kelley, as being the son of John Rice and Sarah Woods, and John as being the son of Ephraim. She lists a Shadrack as being another child of Ephraim mentioned in a deed from 1773.10,4,2,11,9 He was believed to have been a teacher at Hardwick, MA.7 He and Sally Cooper resided at Hardwick, MA.7      John Rice's family was living at Somerset, VT, following his death; however, it is not known whether they had moved there prior to or after John's death. Although John could have moved his family to that area in late 1802 or early 1803, then passed away shortly after, it is also possible that his wife and children moved to Somerset after his death to be cared for by John's brother Perez and his wife Chloe.
     Sally did not remarry, but did have another child, Shadrach. Unfortunately Shadrach's father's name is unknown.7

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 115.
  2. [S732] Peggy Rice Grosser, Grains of Rice, p. 304.
  3. [S5058] Greenwich MA, Greenwich, MA, Vital Records, p. 26.
  4. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records, p. 229.
  7. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  8. [S632] Perez' will unknown file number, his brother's will refers to "brother John's widow."
  9. [S737] David Kent Young, History of Stratton, VT, Rice.
  10. [S631] "Erwin McLaughlin's Notes", The John Rices, and Family Bible of Orrin Johnson.
  11. [S733] Letter, Davis Kent Young to Corinne (Mickey) Snow, 11 Aug. 1995.

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     John Rice was born on 22 February 1764 at Framingham, MA, (1765 per gravestone).3,1,2,4 He was the son of Uriah Rice and Rachel Kendall.1 John Rice married Elizabeth Parker on 29 December 1793 at Reading, VT.5,6 John Rice died on 18 December 1849; aged 84y.4 He was buried at Sawyer Stand Cemetery, Reading, VT.4
     He was in the military in 1781 in the Army.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 88.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 20.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S151] Vermont Vital Records: gravestone report for John Rice.
  5. [S151] Vermont Vital Records: death record for John Rice.
  6. [S151] Vermont Vital Records.

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     Capt John Rice was born on 27 October 1771 at Northborough or Shrewsbury, MA, (9th per Ward).3,4,5 He was the son of John Rice and Rebecca Fay.5 Capt John Rice married Elizabeth Wheelock, daughter of Gershom Wheelock Jr and Susannah Knowlton, on 16 November 1790 at Shrewsbury, MA; both of Shrewsbury.4,1,2
     Capt John Rice and Elizabeth Wheelock resided at Wardsboro, VT.6

Child of Capt John Rice and Elizabeth Wheelock

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 102, 176.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 42.
  3. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 102.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 176.

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     John Blake Rice was born on 25 March 1792.1 He was the son of Nathan Rice and Sophia Blake.1 John Blake Rice died on 9 December 1795 at Hingham, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 146.

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     John Cann Rice was born on 10 June 1803 at Minot, ME.2 He was the son of Dr. Jesse Rice and Sarah Cann.2 John Cann Rice married Elizabeth Varriel, daughter of Davis Varriel and Lydia Scott, on 1 November 1827 at Minot, ME.1 John Cann Rice died on 4 March 1865 at Minot, ME.3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 129, 224.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 129.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 224.

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     John Hancock Rice was born on 27 June 1775 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Jabez Rice and Miriam Morse.3 John Hancock Rice died on 28 October 1775 at Marlborough, MA; (1785 per Ward).4,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 97.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 96.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.

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     John Rice II was born on 20 February 1774 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of John Rice and Levinah Duncan.1 John Rice II died on 21 August 1777.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 81.

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     John Rice Jr was born on 25 April 1769 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of John Rice and Levinah Duncan.1 John Rice Jr died on 10 November 1769 at Dummerston, VT.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 81.

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     John Martin Rice was born on 13 February 1776 at Granville, Annapolis Co, NS, (July per Calnek).2,3,1 He was the son of Judah Rice and Sarah Kelley. John Martin Rice married 1st Sarah Hicks, daughter of Thomas Hicks, before 1814; no children.4,1 John Martin Rice married 2nd Susan Hicks, daughter of Thomas Hicks, between 1814 and 1826 at Digby County, NS; no children.5,4,1 John Martin Rice died on 5 August 1859 at Westport, Digby Co, NS; at age 87 years, of which 74 years was spent at Briar Island.6,7 He was buried at Hilltop Cemetery, Westport, Digby Co, NS.8
     He was a mariner and captain of coastal packets.6

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 116.
  2. [S1349] Granville, NS, p. 44.
  3. [S1286] Calnek,.
  4. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 17.
  5. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, Annapolis County Probate Will Books, volume 2, page 50.
  6. [S1348] Letter, Brian McDormand to George W. King, 1991, p. 11.
  7. [S1350] Spurr Notes, Christian Messenger, 7 Mar 1860.
  8. [S1444] Hilltop Cemetery at Westport NS Cemetery inscriptions, his grave stone.

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     Jonah Rice was born on 11 June 1747 at Shrewsbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Hezekiah Rice and Mary Taylor.1 Jonah Rice died on 30 December 1747 at Shrewsbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 98.
  2. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 90.
  3. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 272.

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     Jonah Rice was born on 30 October 1742 at Marlborough, MA, (WARD indicates the birth date as 1 October 1742 and Rice Family - Supp 1 indicates the date as 10 October 1742).3,2,4 He was the son of Nathan Rice and Elizabeth Witherby. Jonah Rice married Phebe (?) circa 1774; Jonah of Marlborough, Mass.1,2 Jonah Rice died on 12 June 1827 at Marlborough, MA; aged 84y.5,2,6,7 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.6,8
     He appeared on the census of 1800 at Marlborough, MA; (household of 20101-02101).9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 81, 145.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 145.
  6. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  8. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 17:189.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 26 September 1778 at Guilford, VT.1 He was the son of Abel Rice and Anna Nichols.1 Jonas Rice married Hannah Hemenway, daughter of Asa Hemenway and Sarah (?), on 12 January 1808; Jonas of Bridport, Vermont.2 Jonas Rice married 2nd Emma Cloyes, daughter of Capt Peter Cloyes and Polly Nixon, in April 1818.3 Jonas Rice married 3rd Nancy Heard on 21 October 1824.3 Jonas Rice married 4th Julia Ripley on 29 November 1837.3 Jonas Rice died on 12 August 1855 at Bridport, VT.3
     He and Hannah Hemenway resided at Bridport, VT.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 133.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 133, 217.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 217.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 5 August 1732 at Worcester, MA.2,3 He was the son of Deacon Jonas Rice and Jane Hall. Jonas Rice married 1st Bathsheba Parmenter, daughter of Joseph Parmenter and Mary (?), on 3 December 1751 at Worcester, MA.1,4,5 Marriage banns for Jonas Rice and Margaret (?) were published on 12 September 1801 at Conway, MA; under the name Oliver.6 Marriage banns for Jonas Rice and Zeruiah (?) were published on 28 April 1803 at Conway, MA; under the name Pulsipher.6 Jonas Rice died on 1 November 1824 at Conway, MA; aged 92y 3m.6
     He and Bathsheba Parmenter resided at Barre, MA.7 Jonas Rice and Bathsheba Parmenter resided circa 1757 at Conway, MA.7 Jonas Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 00021-00001).8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 72, 131.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 72.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 28.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  6. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  8. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.
  9. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 20 May 1770 at Framingham, MA.1,2 He was the son of Peter Rice and Ruth Trowbridge.1 Jonas Rice died in 1775.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 3 December 1784 at Barre, MA.3,4 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Sarah Nurse. Jonas Rice married Bethany Goffe on 14 April 1816 at Howard, Steuben Co, NY.5 Jonas Rice died on 18 January 1864 at Howard, Steuben Co, NY.
     He resided before 1816 at Howard, Steuben Co, NY.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  2. [S140] Stephen Anthony Barnhoorn, TMG data set.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 73.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 131, 216.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 216.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 20 May 1747 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of William Rice and Mary Estabrook. Lucy Eaton married 2nd Jonas Rice on 5 June 1777 at Sudbury, MA.1,4 He died on 21 June 1778 at Sudbury, MA; from smallpox.5,3
     Your authors note that there was another Jonas Rice (WRN 746) in Sudbury, born just two months before this one, but the Sudbury vital records account for the death of only one of these two. Ward assigns the death record to this Jonas and offers the corroborating detail that this Jonas' widow remarried in 1779 (confirmed by the VRs). This seems preferable to the alternate account given by Supplement 2, which reassigns the death to the other Jonas without making any reference to this one. A third possibility is that one of the two died young (not clear which one), and the remaining Jonas married both Mary Stearns and Lucy (Eaton) Moore successively. This hypothesis is supported by the fact that the two marriage records and the various birth records make no distinction between a Jonas Sr and a Jonas Jr.

Child of Jonas Rice and Lucy Eaton

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 83, 147.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 239, 259.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 147.
  6. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 1 March 1746/47 at Sudbury, MA.4,2,3,5 He was the son of John Rice and Thankful (?). Marriage banns for Jonas Rice and Mary Stearns were published on 18 January 1766 at Weston, MA; entered as 'James Rice of Sudbury.6' Jonas Rice married Mary Stearns, daughter of David Stearns and Bethiah Stimson, on 13 February 1766 at Weston, MA; Jonas/Jones of Sudbury and Mary of Weston.1,2,3,7,8,9 Jonas Rice died on 21 June 1778 at Sudbury, MA; of smallpox.2,3,10
     See the report on Jonas Rice (WRN 979) for some alternative interpretations of this Jonas. See also James Rice (WRN 432) for a discussion of the conflicting marriage records. Supplement 2, Part 2 to The Rice Family refers to the mother of Jonas incorrectly as Anna Sanderson. Supplement 2, Part 2 to The Rice Family refers to the mother of Jonas incorrectly as Anna Sanderson.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 67, 122.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  3. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, p. 3.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 113.
  7. [S262] Weston MA, Weston, MA, Vital Records, p. 124.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259.
  9. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  10. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 323.
  11. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 25.
  12. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 122.

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     Jonas Rice was baptized on 6 October 1776 at 1st Congregational Church, Framingham, MA.2,1 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Mary Underwood.1
     Jonas Rice died young (not found in the published records).1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 91.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 15 March 1782 at Charlemont, MA.1,2 He was the son of Martin Rice and Lucy Rice. Jonas Rice died on 19 October 1806.2

Citations

  1. [S166] Charlemont MA, Charlemont, MA, Vital Records.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 162.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 16 September 1746 at Upton, MA.3,2 He was the son of Solomon Rice and Anna Rice. Jonas Rice was baptized on 26 October 1746 at Westborough, MA; (not found in the published records).1 Marriage banns for Jonas Rice and Martha Whitcomb were published on 18 November 1775 at Littleton, MA; listed as Jonas of Shelburne and Martha of Littleton.4 Jonas Rice married Martha Whitcomb on 13 February 1776 at Littleton, MA; listed as Jonas of Shelburne and Martha of Littleton.5,1,2 Jonas Rice died on 21 January 1823 at Shelburne, MA; aged 76y, according to unofficial sources.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 108.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 22.
  3. [S331] Upton MA, Upton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S571] Littleton MA, Littleton, MA, Vital Records, p. 272.
  5. [S571] Littleton MA, Littleton, MA, Vital Records, p. 356.
  6. [S1146] Shelburne MA, Shelburne, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 4 November 1775 at Worcester, MA.3,4 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Eunice Whipple.3 Jonas Rice married Esther Bixby in 1798 at Worcester, MA; listed as Jonas of Leicester.5,1,2 Marriage banns for Jonas Rice and Esther Bixby were published on 17 March 1798 at Leicester, MA; Esther of Worcester.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 132, 217.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 53.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 132.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  6. [S265] Leicester MA, Leicester, MA, Vital Records, p. 197.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 9 August 1773 at Brookfield, MA.3,1,2 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Deborah Force.1
     Jonas had A Bigelow of B. (Brookfield) for his guardian 1791.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 106.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  3. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 20 March 1765 at Petersham, MA.3,1,2 He was the son of Amos Rice and Martha Hagar.2 Jonas Rice married Mary (?).2,1 Jonas Rice died on 1 May 1849 at Brattleboro, VT.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 267.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S323] Petersham MA, Petersham, MA, Vital Records.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 6 March 1672/73 at Marlborough, MA.4,2,5 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Mary King.6 Jonas Rice married Mary Stone, daughter of Deacon Daniel Stone and Mary Moore, on 10 February 1701/2 at Sudbury, MA.4,2,7,8 Jonas Rice died on 22 September 1753 at Worcester, MA; (20th per gravestone) aged 80y.4,9 He was buried at Plot 253, Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.9
     He resided in 1702 at Worcester, MA, when it was broken up and abandoned soon after the commencement of Queen Anne's war, so called, which began in 1702.10 He resided before 13 October 1713 at Marlborough, MA, Ward cites a petition dated 13 October 1713 signed by Gershom and Jonas "of Marlboro". The petition was presented to the General Court expressing desire to enter upon a new settlement of Worcester.11,3 He left a will on 23 July 1753, proved 7 Nov. 1753. The will mentions wife Mary; daughter Silence, wife of John Bond; eldest son Jonas; and sons Absalom and Adonijah. Inventory £200. Absalom Rice, Executor. (RICE FAMILY indicates that the will was issued in 1853, this is considered a typo).10

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 26, 27, 29, 30.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 4.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 7, 29.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  6. [S13] Boston Gazette, 26 Dec 1768.
  7. [S210] J. Gardner Bartlett, Stone, Gregory: Genealogy, p. 81.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 259.
  9. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.
  10. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 30.
  11. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 26 - 27.

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     Jonas Rice was christened on 29 June 1755 at First Church, Worcester, MA; (listed as 22 June on p. 29 of the Supplement).2,3 He was the son of Adonijah Rice and Persis Gates. Jonas Rice married Elizabeth Carver at Vermont.1,2 Jonas Rice died on 17 February 1839 at Orwell, VT.4,5
     He and Elizabeth Carver resided at Orwell, VT.4

Children of Jonas Rice and Elizabeth Carver

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 73, 134.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 12, 29.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 134.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 16 February 1754 at Lancaster, MA.3,4,2 He was the son of Zebulon Rice and Susanna Allen. Jonas Rice married Zilpah Townsend, daughter of Joshua Townsend and Mary (?), on 10 May 1779 at Shrewsbury, MA; Jonas of Ashburnham.1,2,5,6 Jonas Rice died on 26 April 1836 at Ashburnham, MA; aged 82y.7,8,9 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Ashburnham, MA.7
     He resided at Ashburnham, MA.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 74, 136.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 13, 30.
  3. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 107.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 74.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 208.
  6. [S329] Ashburnham MA, Vital records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, p. 146.
  7. [S329] Ashburnham MA, Vital records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 136.
  9. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 30.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 5 October 1756 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.4,1,2 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Bathsheba Parmenter.1 Jonas Rice married Abigail (?).3,2 Jonas Rice died on 27 December 1845 at Hawley, MA.5
     He was also known as James Rice.1 He and Abigail (?) resided after 1785 at Hawley, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 131.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 282.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S4575] Grace Rice, Manuscript.
  6. [S1715] William Giles Atkins, Hawley, MA, History - Atkins, p. 54.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 15 April 1792 at Ashburnham, MA, (1 Apr per Ward).2,1 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Zilpah Townsend.1 Jonas Rice died on 26 November 1854 at Ashburnham, MA.1
     He was blind from birth.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 136.
  2. [S329] Ashburnham MA, Vital records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 24 December 1777 at Sudbury, MA.2,1 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Lucy Eaton.3
     Could he be the Jonas who married Lydia Stearns of Weston in 1802? If so, she might be the Lydia Rice who died at Wayland in 1849, aged 70.

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 129.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.

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     Jonas Rice was born in 1779 at Nova Scotia.1 He was the son of Ebenezer Rice and Tabitha Balcom. Jonas Rice was baptized in December 1783 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.2 He married Dorothy Balser, daughter of Peter Balser and Catherine Zeiglar, in 1801 at Nova Scotia.1 Jonas Rice died on 1 December 1861; at age 79.3 He was buried at Smiths Cove Cemetery, Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS.4
     He and Dorothy Balser resided circa 1805 at Smiths Cove, Digby Co, NS. Ms McCormick notes; 'She was one of the founding members of the Smith's Cove Baptist Church.5'

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 130, 225.
  2. [S1320] St Lukes Church, p. 2, #54.
  3. [S1343] Timothy L. Sanford, Personal Communication.
  4. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  5. [S1376] McCormick 1975, p. 27.

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     Jonas Rice was born on 30 June 1731 at Brookfield, MA.3,4 He was the son of Azariah Rice and Hannah Bartlett. Deborah Force married 1st Jonas Rice Jonas of Brookfield.1,2 He died on 25 July 1776 at Fort George, NY; from small pox while in the service.5,6
     He was in the military in August 1757 in Caldwell's company, for Fort William Henry, and also in the army of the Revolution.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 58, 105.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 21.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 58.
  4. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 184.
  5. [S1676] John F. Norton, Fitzwilliam, NH, History, p. 696.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 106.

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     Deacon Jonas Rice was born in April 1707 at Sudbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1,3 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Mary Stone. Deacon Jonas Rice was baptized on 6 April 1707 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.4 He married Jane Hall, daughter of Percival Hall and Fane Willis, in 1726 at Worcester, MA; (not found in the published records).5,2,6 Deacon Jonas Rice married Lydia Conant on 6 January 1772; Lydia of Warwick.7 Deacon Jonas Rice died in April 1793 at Barre, MA; (not found in the published records).1
     He and Jane Hall resided circa 1728 at Worcester, MA.7 Deacon Jonas Rice resided in 1753 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.7 He was a deacon of the church after 1753 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.7

Children of Deacon Jonas Rice and Jane Hall

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 30, 72.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 118; LDS film #0185455.
  4. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 17; LDS film number: 0185464.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 30, 72.
  6. [S315] David B. Hall, Hall of New England, pp. 300, 356.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 72.

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     Jonas Rice Jr was born circa 1779 at Sudbury / Natick, MA, according to his obituary (not found in the published records).1,2,3 He was the son of Jonas Rice and Mary Stearns.1 Jonas Rice Jr married Ruth Bickford on 5 November 1807 at Gouldsboro, ME.1,2 Jonas Rice Jr died on 24 March 1858 at Gouldsboro, ME; at age 77 1/3 years (the Rice family books have the year as 1854).1,4,3
     He appeared on the census of 1850 at Gouldsborough (now Gouldsboro), ME; enumerated as James Rice.5

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 25.
  2. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, pp. 4, 12.
  3. [S77] Obituary/Newspaper Item, Ellsworth Herald, Ellsworth, ME, 30 April 1858, transcription courtesy of Mrs. Shirley Rhodes.
  4. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, p. 12.
  5. [S592] Census - US: 1850, p. 255:257.

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     Jonathan Rice was the son of Benjamin Rice and Lucy Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 117.

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     Jonathan Rice was born at Walpole, NH, died young.1 He is the son of Phineas Rice and Abigail Livermore.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 8 October 1725 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Lt. Hezekiah Rice and Mary Haynes. Jonathan Rice married Ruth Eames, daughter of Capt. Henry Eames and Ruth Newton, on 29 October 1746 at Framingham, MA.1,2,5 Jonathan Rice died in 1780 at Framingham, MA; (not found in the published records).6
     The inventory of the estate of Jonathan Rice was taken 1 March 1780 with a value of £8888.2.0; distributed 7 June 1781.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 46, 85.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 16.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 364.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 17 September 1678 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Rebecca Watson. Jonathan Rice married Lydia Pratt, daughter of Thomas Pratt and Lydia Parmenter, on 18 November 1714 at Framingham, MA; listed as Jonathan of Sudbury and Lydia of Framingham.1,3,4,5 Jonathan Rice died before 1744.6,7
     He and Lydia Pratt resided in 1714 at Sudbury, MA.6 Jonathan Rice and Lydia Pratt resided after 1722 at Framingham, MA.6

Children of Jonathan Rice and Lydia Pratt

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 12, 44.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 121.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 252, 259.
  5. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 44.
  7. [S301] William Barry, Framingham, MA, History (Barry), p. 375.

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     Jonathan Rice was christened on 26 January 1722/23 at Framingham, MA; (not found in the published records).2 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Lydia Pratt.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 45, 84.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 45.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 30 January 1749 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Lydia Barrett. Jonathan Rice died on 5 December 1751 at Marlborough, MA; aged 1y 10m 25d.1,3,4 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 57.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 13 May 1750 at Worcester, MA.1,2 He was the son of Zebediah Rice and Elizabeth Flint.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 71.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.

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     Jonathan Rice was baptized on 26 August 1739 at Sutton, MA.1,2 He was the son of Perez Rice and Lydia (?).

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 10.
  2. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records, p. 143.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 30 May 1753 at Holden, MA.1,2 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Abigail Nichols.1 Jonathan Rice died on 23 August 1756 at Holden, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 86.
  2. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 75.
  3. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 227.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 14 July 1749 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Elizabeth Battelle. Jonathan Rice married 1st Eunice Willis on 26 May 1772 at Sudbury, MA, Jonathan of Sudbury, Mass.1,4 Jonathan Rice married Susanna Hammond, daughter of William Hammond and Keziah (?), on 21 June 1790 at Natick, MA.5,6
     Jonathan Rice and Eunice Willis resided circa 1772 at Sudbury, MA.5 Jonathan Rice resided in 1790 at Natick, MA.5

Child of Jonathan Rice and Eunice Willis

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 67, 121.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 259, 287.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  6. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 102; LDS film number: 0185464.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 18 April 1740 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of William Rice and Mary Estabrook. Jonathan Rice died in February 1829 at Sudbury, MA; aged 87y, unmarried (not found in the published records).4
     He left a will on 26 March 1827, proved 14 April 1829. The will mentioned Jonas, son of late brother Jonas; Reuben, son of late sister (Mary) Vose; children of late brother William; brother Charles; nephew Mark Vose; Lemuel, son of sister Anna Brown; Jonathan, son of nephew William Rice; Jonathan Rice Vose, son of Henry Vose, son of my late sister Mary Vose.5 He was a Colonel, magistrate, and many years a representative.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 83, 147.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 146.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 147.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 4 November 1722 at Framingham, MA.3,4 He was the son of Cornet Abraham Rice and Patience Eames. Jonathan Rice married Abigail Nichols on 4 May 1748 at Holden, MA.1,2,5 Jonathan Rice died in 1804 at Holden, MA; (not found in the published records).6
     He and Abigail Nichols resided between 1747 and 1805 at Holden, MA.6 Jonathan Rice left a will on 19 April 1797, proved 1 January 1805. The will named wife Abigail; children Ezra, John, David, Submit Monro, Patience Rice, and Eunice Rice. Inventory $1592.05 taken 5 February 1805.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 46, 86.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 17.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 46.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  5. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records, p. 170.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 86.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 8 April 1736 at Worcester, MA.2,3 He was the son of Absalom Rice and Elizabeth Flagg. Jonathan Rice married Eunice Whipple on 14 January 1761 at Worcester, MA; Eunice of Grafton.1,4 Jonathan Rice died on 16 June 1791 at Worcester, MA; aged 55y.5,6 He was buried at Plot 254, Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.6
     He and Eunice Whipple resided at Worcester, MA.5 Jonathan Rice was a deputy sheriff -- an honest man and a good citizen for many years. He was one of the law and order volunteers during Shays' insurrection, and was shot through the hand in a skirmish with insurgents at New Braintree in the winter of 1786-7.5,7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 72, 132.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 72.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 132.
  6. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.
  7. [S296] Worcester Newspaper, as noted by Ward.
  8. [S26] Worcester Record.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 30 November 1786 at Marlborough, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Abigail Hapgood.3 Jonathan Rice married Betty Brigham, daughter of Capt Aaron Brigham and Betty Rice Barns, on 23 March 1809 at Marlborough, MA; (WARD indicates the date of marriage as 25 March 1809).1,2,5 Jonathan Rice died on 4 December 1859 at Marlborough, MA; aged 73y.6,2 He was buried at Brigham Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 103, 179.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 43.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 103.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 302.
  6. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 24 July 1757 at Worcester (Auburn), MA.2,3 He was the son of Comfort Rice and Martha Morris.4 Jonathan Rice died on 22 April 1759 at Worcester, MA.5,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 124, 205.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 124.
  4. [S336] Kathy Hoeppner.
  5. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 7 March 1764 at Worcester (Auburn), MA.2,3 He was the son of Comfort Rice and Martha Morris.4 Jonathan Rice married Mary Stevens on 12 March 1786 at Ward (Auburn), MA; both of Auburn.5,6 Jonathan Rice died on 3 May 1834 at Ward (Auburn), MA; aged 70y.5,7 He was buried at Center Cemetery, Auburn, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 125, 203, 205.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 125.
  4. [S336] Kathy Hoeppner.
  5. [S327] Auburn MA, Auburn, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 125, 203.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 203, 205.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 25 January 1764 at Worcester, MA, (WARD indicates date of birth as 25 November 1764).1,2 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Eunice Whipple.1 Jonathan Rice died on 28 October 1775; (December per Ward) aged 11y 8m.3,1 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 132.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 2 May 1778 at Worcester, MA.2,1 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Eunice Whipple.3 Jonathan Rice died on 13 April 1800; (1801 per Ward) aged 22y.4,1 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Worcester, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 132.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S26] Worcester Record.
  4. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 14 May 1757 at Framingham, MA, (March per Ward).3,4 He was the son of Jonathan Rice and Ruth Eames.4 Jonathan Rice married Anna Belknap, daughter of Abraham Belknap and Ursula Messenger, on 4 April 1782 at Framingham, MA.1,2,5 Jonathan Rice died on 25 February 1838 at Natick, MA; aged 80y, from old age.6,3,7,8 He was buried at Church Hill Cemetery, Framingham, MA.3
     According to Ward, Jonathan's gravestone gives the age as 80 years, 10 months, 17 days (which happens to be the wrong age), but the gravestone transcription in the Framingham book of vital records shows the age as just 80 years.3 He and Anna Belknap resided at Natick, MA.7 Jonathan Rice and Anna Belknap were admitted to the church in September 1788 at Framingham, MA.9 Jonathan Rice appeared on the census of 1810 at Natick, MA; (household of 00001-02401).10 He left a will on 19 February 1838, which was proved June 1838. The will named daughters Fanny Kimball, Patty, wife of Nahum Thurston, Chloe, wife of Leonard Leland, Nancy Rice, Sena Rice, Caroline Rice, and Eunice Rice.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 85, 152.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 35.
  3. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 364.
  6. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 152.
  8. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  9. [S301] William Barry, Framingham, MA, History (Barry), p. 376.
  10. [S585] Census - US: 1810, p. 20:194.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 10 February 1792 at Sutton, MA, (12th per Supplement).3,4,5 He was the son of Daniel Rice and Anna Holbrook.4 Marriage banns for Jonathan Rice and Candace Rand were published on 3 April 1815 at Oxford, MA; listed as Candace of Shrewsbury.6 Jonathan Rice married Candace Rand, daughter of Jasper Rand and Rachel Knowlton, on 26 April 1815 at Shrewsbury, MA; listed as Jonathan of Oxford.7,1,2
     Jonathan Rice and Candace Rand resided at Newport, NH.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 150, 247.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 33, 61.
  3. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  6. [S333] Oxford MA, Oxford, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 247.

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     Jonathan Rice was born on 3 July 1654 at Sudbury, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Henry Rice and Elizabeth Moore. Jonathan Rice married Martha Eames on 23 March 1674/75 at Sudbury, MA; the marriage is explicitly 75-6, while the death is explicitly 75, but Ward gives his opinion that the marriage record is the one in error.5,2,6 Jonathan Rice married Rebecca Watson on 1 November 1677 at Sudbury, MA; (1679 per Cambridge records, which do not mention Sudbury at all).2,7,8 Jonathan Rice married Elizabeth Wheeler on 12 February 1690/91 at Sudbury, MA.5,2,9 Jonathan Rice died on 12 April 1725 at Framingham, MA; aged 70y.10,5 He was buried at Church Hill Cemetery, Framingham, MA.10 The estate was probated on 21 May 1725 at Middlesex County, MA.11,12,13
     He was an innkeeper, operating a public house for many years at East Sudbury, MA.12 He resided circa 1706 at Framingham, MA, he moved in with his father after his mother died.14,12 On 16 June 1707 Jonathan Rice bought 38 acres at Salem End in Framingham from Benjamin Nurse and resold it to son Abraham in 1725.14 He served as selectman in Framingham 10 times beginning 1708 and sat in the General Court in 1711 and 1720.12 He left a will on 15 March 1724/25 at Framingham, MA, mentioning wife Elizabeth, sons Jonathan, David, Henry, Hezekiah, Abraham, Ezekiel, Phineas, and Richard, and daughters Anna wife of William Cutler, Martha wife of James Whitney, Elizabeth wife of Daniel Pratt, Sarah, and Abigail. Executor: son Hezekiah.5,13

Child of Jonathan Rice and Martha Eames

Children of Jonathan Rice and Rebecca Watson

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 5, 12.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 2.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 5.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 12.
  6. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 191, 259.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 259, 281.
  8. [S248] Thomas W. Baldwin, Cambridge, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 259, 282.
  10. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  11. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward).
  12. [S301] William Barry, Framingham, MA, History (Barry).
  13. [S2625] Case records (for place noted): docket 18743.
  14. [S5703] Josiah H. Temple, Framingham, MA, History (Temple).

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     Deacon Jonathan Rice was born on 26 March 1679 at Watertown, MA.4,3,5 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Sarah Prescott. Deacon Jonathan Rice married Anne Darby on 25 March 1702 at Concord, MA; listed as Jonathan of Sudbury and Anne of Stow.6,2,3,7,8,9,10 Deacon Jonathan Rice died on 7 June 1772 at Sudbury, MA; (not found in the published records).6
     He and Anne Darby resided in 1702 at Sudbury, MA.6 Deacon Jonathan Rice left a will on 14 May 1772 at Sudbury, MA, proved 14 Jul 1772. The will mentioned wife Anne; son William; daughters Bethulia Gates, Persis Gibson, Dorothy Brintnal, Rebecca Haywood, Esther Maynard, and Hannah Brintnal; and grandson Jonathan Rice.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 9, 42.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 5.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 4.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 9, 42.
  5. [S295] Fred G. Barker, Watertown, MA, Vital Records, p. 1:46.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 42.
  7. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 54.
  8. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  9. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  10. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born in 1771 at Sandwich, NH.1 He was the son of Micah Rice and Phoebe Page.2 Joseph Rice married 1st Betsy Cram at Sandwich, NH.1 Joseph Rice married 2nd Elizabeth Moulton.3 Joseph Rice married 3rd Sally (?).3 Joseph Rice died in 1846 at Lyndon, VT.3

Citations

  1. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, pp. 20, 46.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 20.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 46.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 5 March 1766 at Brookfield, MA.3,4,2,5 He was the son of Elnathan Rice and Lucy Walker.3 Joseph Rice married Alice Rice, daughter of John Rice and Susanna (?), on 19 June 1803 at Brookfield, MA.6,4,2,7 Joseph Rice died on 7 September 1833 at Brookfield, MA.2,8
     He and Alice Rice resided at Brookfield, MA.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 100.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 266.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 24.
  5. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 184.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 100, 115.
  7. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 394.
  8. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 524.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 16 May 1678 at Concord, MA.1,2,4 He was the son of Samuel Rice and Sarah White. Joseph Rice married Mary Townsend on 25 June 1701 at Boston, MA.1,2,5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 8.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 4.
  3. [S120] David Kent Young, Young, Siobhan Eddy.
  4. [S266] Concord MA, Concord, MA, Vital Records, p. 21.
  5. [S100] William S. Appleton, Boston, MA, Vital Records, p. 5.

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Joseph Rice1


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     Joseph Rice was born on 27 June 1728 at Framingham, MA.1,2 He was the son of Phineas Rice and Margaret Eames. Joseph Rice died on 21 December 1781 at Framingham, MA; (not found in the published records).1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 47.
  2. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.

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Joseph Rice1


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     Joseph Rice was born on 5 June 1745 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Capt. Jesse Rice and Beulah (?). Joseph Rice died on 24 September 1746 at Marlborough, MA; aged 1y 3m 19d.1,3,4 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 82.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  3. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 11 April 1748 at Marlborough, MA.1,2 He was the son of Capt. Jesse Rice and Beulah (?). Joseph Rice married Hannah Fairbank, daughter of Jabez Fairbanks and (?) (?), on 19 August 1773 at Marlborough, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 82.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 302.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 4 February 1744 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of Isaac Rice and Anna Mixer. Joseph Rice died before 1760.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 68.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born in July 1799.2 He is the son of Captain Asa Rice and Esther Gould.

Citations

  1. [S499] Col Gary Harold Rice, PAF data set.
  2. [S487] Guilford, VT Register of Births and Deaths: p. 384.

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     Joseph Rice married (?) Fairn; this marriage has not been proved and is very unlikely.1 Joseph Rice was born on 28 May 1753 at Upton, MA.1,2 He was the son of Beriah Rice and Mary Goodenow. Joseph Rice died before 15 June 1839.3,4
     He appeared on the census of 1768 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS; living single. (not enumerated in the 1770 census).5 He resided in 1792 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.6 He left a will on 7 June 1827 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS, which was recorded 15 June 1839. In the will he leaves his estate to widow Elizabeth Dowley; nephew Calvin Wheelock and his son Calvin; "4th and youngest daughter of Elizabeth Dowley called Elizabeth"; and Elizabeth Ingles.3

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 10.
  2. [S331] Upton MA, Upton, MA, Vital Records, p. 46.
  3. [S1331] Wayne W. Walker, Annapolis County Probate Abstracts, #307 - Annapolis County Probate Will Books, vol. 2, p. 320 and Estate folio R37.
  4. [S1286] Calnek, p. 569.
  5. [S1286] Calnek, p. 153.
  6. [S1286] Calnek, p. 172, Capitalization Tax Act.

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     Joseph Rice was born in 1771 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.1 He was the son of John Rice and Sarah Smith. Joseph Rice died in 1784.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.

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     Joseph Rice was born in 1787 at Clements, Annapolis Co, NS.1,2 He was the son of John Rice and Mary Potter. Joseph Rice was baptized on 6 March 1791 at Saint Lukes Anglican Church, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS.3 He died in 1795.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  2. [S1293] Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, IGI.
  3. [S1320] St Lukes Church, p. 14, #618.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 2 February 1744/45 at Westborough, MA, (12th per Ward).3,2,4 He was the son of Ebenezer Rice and Anna Rice. Joseph Rice married Mary Green, daughter of Joseph Green and Mary Wright, on 18 June 1772 at Westborough, MA; both of Westborough.1,2,4 Joseph Rice married Huldah Wilcox on 1 February 1789 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.5,6,2 Joseph Rice died on 20 February 1826 at Conway, MA; (9 March per Supplement).5,6,2
     He resided between 1760 and 1768 at Annapolis Royal, Annapolis Co, NS. In the 1768 census for Annapolis, Joseph is living single. He was also a signatory to the request for township status of Annapolis in 1765. He did not appear in the 1770 census at Annapolis.7,8 He and Mary Green resided circa 1772 at Westborough, MA.6 Joseph Rice resided between 1774 and 1826 at Conway, MA.6 He was in the military in 1775 serving in the 8 months' service with Oliver's Company, Doolittle's Regiment, from Conway.6 He appeared on the census of 1800 at Conway, MA; (household of 01101-11001).9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 84, 150.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 84.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150.
  7. [S1286] Calnek, p. 153.
  8. [S1287] Savary, p. 105.
  9. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:60.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 5 January 1671 at Marlborough, MA, (June per Ward) The Marlborough vital records show Joseph's mother as Martha. That appears to be in error as we have a death record for Martha, wife of Joseph Rice, in 1668.1,3,2,4 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Mary Beers. Joseph Rice married Mercy Kerley, daughter of Capt. Henry Kerley and Elizabeth (?), on 10 November 1708 at Marlborough, MA.5,1,2,3 Elizabeth Robinson married 2nd Joseph Rice on 4 December 1728 at Marlborough, MA.6,3,7 He married Jane Corney on 14 November 1734 at Boston, MA; (Oct 18 per Ward).6,3,8 Joseph Rice died on 3 December 1745 at Marlborough, MA; aged 74y 5m 28d.6,3,9,10 He was buried at Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough, MA.9
     He and Mercy Kerley resided in 1709 at Marlborough, MA.6 Joseph Rice left a will on 4 September 1744, proved 19 Dec 1745. The will mentioned wife Jane; son Jesse; daughters Elizabeth and Ruth; granddaughter Lydia Bond, only daughter of Mary Bond. Jesse Rice, Executor.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 9, 41.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 4.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 5.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  5. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 41.
  7. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 302.
  8. [S100] William S. Appleton, Boston, MA, Vital Records, p. 187.
  9. [S18] Gravestone inscription for person cited.
  10. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.

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     Joseph Rice was baptized on 13 March 1637/38 at Berkhamstead, Hertfordshire, England.3,2,4 He was the son of Deacon Edmund Rice and Thomasine Frost. Joseph Rice married Mercy King, daughter of Thomas King and Anne Collins, on 4 May 1658 at Sudbury, MA; there is some uncertainty about whether Mercy King died soon after her marriage to Joseph or whether she is the Martha Rice, wife of Joseph, who appears in the Marlborough vital records as having died on 4 January 1668. Ward lists both Mercy King and Martha (?) as wives of Joseph. The Rice Genealogical Register lists only wife Mercy King and takes the death record on 4 January 1668 to be that of Mercy King. There is no mention of a marriage between Joseph Rice and Martha (Eames) in the Sudbury vital records. On the other hand, the birth records of Joseph's first four children all list the mother as Martha.5,6,7 Joseph Rice married 3rd Mary Beers, daughter of Capt. Richard Beers and Elizabeth Firman, in 1670.2,8 Joseph Rice married Sarah Prescott, daughter of John Prescott and Mary Platts, on 22 February 1677/78 at Dedham, MA; (literally 12th month 1677) under the name Wheeler.2,9 Joseph Rice died on 23 December 1711 at Stow, MA; aged 76y.10,11 He was buried at Old Cemetery, Stow, MA.11
     He resided in 1675 at Marlborough, MA, (his house was one of the garrisons set up in Marlborough during King Philip's War).12 He resided between 1677 and 1681 at Watertown, MA. He was chosen one of the tithingmen in Watertown in 1680.13

Children of Joseph Rice and Mary Beers

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 5, 8, 11.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 1, 4.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 11.
  4. [S53] Mary Lovering Holman, "TAG, Vol. X, Notes on Edmund Rice", p. 136.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 8.
  6. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 1, 3, 4.
  7. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 227, 259.
  8. [S242] Clarence A. Torrey, NE Marriages to 1700, p. 620.
  9. [S1091] Don G. Hill, Dedham, MA, Vital Records, p. 17.
  10. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 4.
  11. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.
  12. [S244] NEHG Register, p. 40:315.
  13. [S1092] Fred G. Barker, Watertown Records/Town proceedings.

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     Joseph Rice was born circa 1753 at Shrewsbury, MA, (not found in the published records).1 He was the son of Elijah Rice and Huldah Keyes.
     Joseph Rice died as an infant.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 74.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 27 March 1767 at Sudbury, MA.2,1 He was the son of David Rice and Abigail Rice.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 68.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 7 April 1760 at Westborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Eunice Harrington.3 Joseph Rice married Mary Rice, daughter of David Rice, on 15 July 1784 at Westborough, MA; listed as Mary of Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire.5,1,2 Joseph Rice died on 11 September 1826 at Windsor, ME; probably while on a journey to there.6
     He was in the military circa 1776 served in the Revolution and was a pensioner. He was in the 5th Division, 6 months men, from Northborough, 6 July 1780; aged 20, 5 feet 9, light; and in March, 1781, in Brigham's Company, Cushing's Regiment, from Norhborough, aged 21, 5 feet 10, light -- Military Rolls. He was in the service from Westborough, 1778.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 143, 233.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 58.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 233.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 8 December 1767 at Charlemont, MA.2,3 He was the son of Aaron Rice and Freedom French.3 Joseph Rice married Emblem Comstock, daughter of Peter Comstock and Elizabeth Fitch, in 1788; Joseph of Charlemont, Emblem of New London, Connecticut.1 Joseph Rice died in 1812 at Ohio; (1802 per Ward, but Ward also gives the age at death as 55, which implies the later date).4
     He and Emblem Comstock resided at Ohio.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 93, 164.
  2. [S166] Charlemont MA, Charlemont, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 93.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 164.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 27 August 1781 at East Sudbury (Wayland), MA.2,1 He was the son of Isaac Rice and Sarah Lamb.1
     Joseph Rice resided in 1816 at Hull, Canada, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 124.
  2. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 3 May 1778.2 He was the son of Daniel Rice and Keziah Snow.2 Joseph Rice married Susan Hawes, daughter of Capt. Daniel Hawes and Lois (?), on 27 December 1801 at Barre, MA.3,4 Joseph Rice died on 3 July 1818 at Barre, MA; aged 40y.5,6
     He and Susan Hawes resided at Barre, MA.5 The inventory of the estate of Joseph Rice, $2343.20, was taken 19 October 1818.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 127, 206, 207.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 127.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 127, 206.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 190.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 206.
  6. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 207.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 6 August 1769 at Lancaster, MA, (1768 per Ward).4,1,2,3 He was the son of Zebulon Rice and Susanna Allen. Marriage banns for Joseph Rice and Betsy Sawyer were published on 27 August 1796 at Lancaster, MA; Joseph of Boylston.5 Joseph Rice married Betsy Sawyer, daughter of Moses Sawyer and Mary Sawyer, on 29 September 1796 at Lancaster, MA; listed as Joseph of Boylston and Betsy of Lancaster.6,7,1,2,3 Joseph Rice died on 23 March 1852 at Lancaster, MA.2
     He and Betsy Sawyer resided at Lancaster, MA.1 Joseph and Betsy Rice joined the First Church of Christ at Lancaster, MA, both by certificate from Boylston.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 75.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 124.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 13.
  4. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 107.
  5. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 149.
  6. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 162.
  7. [S335] Boylston MA, Boylston, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 334.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 23 October 1792 at Ashburnham, MA, (3 Oct per Ward).3,4,2 He was the son of Reuben Rice and Sarah Metcalf. Joseph Rice married Susan Balcom on 26 February 1818 at Ashburnham, MA.3,1,2 Joseph Rice died on 9 August 1844 at Ashburnham, MA; (6th per church records) aged 52y 9m 13d, from consumption.3,5,2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 137, 224.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 56.
  3. [S329] Ashburnham MA, Vital records of Ashburnham, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 137.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 224.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 2 August 1727 at Westborough, MA.2,3 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Thankful Rice. Joseph Rice married Eunice Harrington on 18 April 1749 at Westborough, MA.4,1 Joseph Rice died in 1792 at Westborough, MA; (not found in the published records).5
     He and Eunice Harrington resided at Westborough, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 81, 143.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  3. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 24 May 1712 at Sudbury, MA.3,2,4 He was the son of Phineas Rice and Elizabeth Willard. Joseph Rice was baptized on 29 October 1712 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.5 Marriage banns for Joseph Rice and Sarah Bosworth were published on 28 September 1734 at Bristol, MA (RI).6 Joseph Rice married Sarah Bosworth on 7 November 1734 at Bristol, MA (RI).6,1,2 Joseph Rice married 2nd Hannah Leland on 16 July 1739 at Grafton, MA.7,2,8 Joseph Rice died on 12 February 1789 at Grafton, MA; aged 76y (According to Ward, Joseph died in the part of Grafton now Millbury, but your authors note that no part of Grafton ever became part of Millbury. His death is not entered in the vital records of Grafton. Still, the only reason his death appears in the published vital records of Sutton is that he was buried in that town.).7,9,10 He was buried at Sutton, MA.10
     He and Sarah Bosworth resided in 1735 at Grafton, MA.7 Joseph Rice was in the military in 1757 from Grafton.7 He left a will on 11 September 1787 at Grafton, MA, proved 4 May 1789. The will mentioned wife Hannah; sons Phineas, Israel, Timothy, Caleb, and Daniel; heirs of daughters Elizabeth Pulsifer and Sarah Prentice; and daughter Mary Goodale.7

Child of Joseph Rice and Sarah Bosworth

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 43, 83.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 5, 15.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 19; LDS film number: 0185464.
  6. [S2809] James N. Arnold, Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636-1850, p. 6:8.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 83.
  8. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records, p. 270.
  9. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  10. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 11 January 1760 at Grafton, MA.2,1 He was the son of Phineas Rice and Abigail Livermore.1
     Joseph Rice died young.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.
  2. [S122] Grafton MA, Grafton, MA, Vital Records.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 2 December 1768 at Conway, MA.3,4 He was the son of Israel Rice and Lydia Sherman.4 Marriage banns for Joseph Rice and Betty Dickerson were published on 16 January 1790 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.3 Joseph Rice married Betty Dickerson; Joseph of Conway.5,2 Joseph Rice died on 7 March 1823 at Conway, MA; aged 54y 3m 5d.3,6 He was buried at Howland Cemetery, Conway, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 148, 241.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 60.
  3. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 148, 241.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 241.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 19 January 1788 at Sutton, MA.3,4,2 He was the son of Daniel Rice and Anna Holbrook.4 Joseph Rice married Eliza Edson on 25 January 1825.5,2 Joseph Rice died in 1828 at Milford, Otsego Co, NY.6
     He and Eliza Edson resided at Milford, Otsego Co, NY.6 Joseph Rice was a Lawyer.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 150, 247.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  3. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150, 247.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 247.

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     Joseph Rice was born on 5 May 1780 at Conway, MA.4,1,5,3 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Mary Green.1 Marriage banns for Joseph Rice and Mary Burnell were published on 15 August 1803; Mary of Chestertown.5 Joseph Rice died in 1864 at Medina, MI.5
     Supplement 1 to The Rice Family assigns two wives to Joseph: Sophia Jones and Eliza Wilson. These were actually the wives of his namesake son. The only known wife of the elder Joseph was Mary Burnell.2,3 He appeared on the census of 1850 at Medina, Lenawee Co, MI; with his son Alvin.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 150.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, pp. 284, 473.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  4. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 284.
  6. [S592] Census - US: 1850, film #M432 355, Medina, p. 238.

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     Joseph Grout Rice was born on 11 April 1793 at Granby, MA.1 He was the son of Joel Rice and Sarah Barton.1 Joseph Grout Rice married Nancy Filer on 11 August 1819; Nancy of Belchertown.1
     Joseph Grout Rice and Nancy Filer resided circa 1850 at Granby, MA.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 123.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 201.

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     Joseph Rice Jr was born on 26 November 1802 at Lancaster, MA.2,1 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Betsy Sawyer. Joseph Rice Jr was baptized on 20 March 1803 at 1st Church, Lancaster, MA.3 He married Fanny Adams on 19 January 1830 at Lancaster, MA; both of Lancaster.4,1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 124.
  2. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 217.
  3. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 341.
  4. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 238.

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     Joseph Warren Rice was born on 10 March 1778 at Sutton, MA, (1779 per Ward).3,4 He was the son of Asahel Rice and Mary Brownell.4 Joseph Warren Rice married Ruth Sibley, daughter of Capt. Reuben Sibley and Ruth Sibley, on 15 July 1803 at Sutton, MA; registered as William Warren Rice.3,1,2 Joseph Warren Rice died before 1854.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 115, 194.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 48.
  3. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 115.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 194.

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     Joseph William Rice was born on 19 January 1773 at Holden, MA, (1776 per records of Brooklyn, CT; 1775 per Rice Gen'l Register) not given any middle name.4,1,2,3,5 He was the son of Elijah Rice and Relief Williams.1 Joseph William Rice married Mary Eldridge, daughter of James Eldridge and Lucy (?), on 5 August 1804 at Brooklyn, CT.6,1,2,3
     The Brooklyn vital records refer to a niece named Frances who was raised by Joseph and Mary, but they do not say which was the blood relation. The only clue is that Frances was born in Tolland, CT, and therefore more likely an Eldridge.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 135.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 286.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 30.
  4. [S260] Holden MA, Holden, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S772] Barbour Collection, p. 1:245.
  6. [S772] Barbour Collection, p. 1:75.

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     Joshua Rice was born on 19 April 1661 at Marlborough, MA, born at Sudbury per Ward.1,2,4 He was the son of Samuel Rice and Elizabeth King. Joshua Rice married Mary Sawyer, daughter of Thomas Sawyer and Sarah Fairbanks, circa 1690.5,3,2 Joshua Rice died on 23 June 1734 at Marlborough, MA; aged 73y.5,6
     He and Mary Sawyer resided at Marlborough, MA.5 He was a proprietor of Worcester, and had 30 acres granted to him there in 1718, at which time he resided there.5 There was some delay in setting the estate of Joshua Rice as appears in the probate papers at Cambridge. Administration was granted to his son Andrew Rice 25 May 1741, "The wid. and eldest son refusing to serve." On the 29th of May, 1741, "at the desire of the guardians of chil. of Zephaniah Rice, deceased, the remaining chil. were cited to court." Estate settled 4 April 1743. The settlement mentions widow, unnamed; sons Samuel of Worcester, and Andrew; daughter Sarah; and granddaughters Mary, wife of Jacob Hemenway, and Anna, wife of Reuben Miles.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 8, 34.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 3.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 5.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 34.
  6. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 385.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 35.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 23 September 1781 at Dummerston, VT.1 He was the son of Barzilai Rice and Silence Gould.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 120.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 10 November 1757 at Worcester, MA.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Rice and Judith (?). Elizabeth Trowbridge married 1st Josiah Rice, daughter of James Trowbridge and Mary Killey, on 1 September 1778 at Worcester, MA.3,4,5 Josiah Rice died before 21 March 1783; the date of his father's Will.6

Children of Josiah Rice and Elizabeth Trowbridge

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 66.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 66, 119.
  4. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 119.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 20 August 1746 at Worcester, MA.1,2 He was the son of Matthias Rice and Mary Boyden.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 23 November 1734 at Framingham, MA.3,4 He was the son of Bezaleel Rice and Sarah Buckminster. Josiah Rice married Mary Underwood, daughter of Samuel Underwood and Mary Knapp.1,2 Josiah Rice died in November 1799 at Framingham, MA; (not found in the published records).5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 48, 91.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 18.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 48.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 91.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 13 May 1663 at Marlborough, MA, (3 May per county records).1,2,3 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Mercy King.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 9, 40.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 4.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 19 August 1701 at Framingham, MA.1,3,4 He was the son of Deacon David Rice and Hannah Walker.5 Josiah Rice married Elizabeth Hood on 6 May 1728 at Framingham, MA.1,6 Josiah Rice died circa 1745 at Hopkinton, MA; (not found in the published records).7
     He resided in 1732 at Hopkinton, MA.8 He left a will on 2 March 1745 at Hopkinton, MA, proved 26 August 1745. The will mentioned wife Elizabeth and son-in-law Samuel Wood.7

Child of Josiah Rice and Elizabeth Hood

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 13, 48.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 1, 7.
  3. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 1.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 13.
  6. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 364.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 49.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 48.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 30 December 1700 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of Deacon Caleb Rice and Mary Ward. Josiah Rice married Thankful Rice, daughter of Edmund Rice and Ruth Parker, on 9 June 1726 at Westborough, MA.1,2,5 Josiah Rice died in 1792 at Northborough, MA; aged 92y (not found in the published records).6
     He and Thankful Rice resided in 1726 at Westborough, MA.6 Josiah Rice and Thankful Rice resided at Northborough, MA.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 35, 40, 81.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 15.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 40.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 200.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.

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Josiah Rice1


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     Josiah Rice was born on 6 September 1696 at Sudbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Ephraim Rice and Hannah Livermore. Josiah Rice married Sarah (?) circa 1725; settled in Worcester.4 Josiah Rice died on 28 March 1730 at Worcester, MA.4,5
     He and Sarah (?) resided circa 1726 at Worcester, MA.4 Josiah Rice's widow Sarah was Administratrix of his estate 18 June 1730.4

Children of Josiah Rice and Sarah (?)

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 25, 66.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 25.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 66.
  5. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 30 August 1750 at Lancaster, MA.1,2,3 He was the son of Zebulon Rice and Susanna Allen. Josiah Rice died in September 1756 at Lancaster, MA.1,2,4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 74.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 13.
  3. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 107.
  4. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 156.

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Josiah Rice1


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     Josiah Rice was born on 3 August 1780 at Worcester, MA.1,2 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Elizabeth Trowbridge.3 Josiah Rice married Cynthia Chapin on 29 October 1801 at Worcester, MA; Josiah of Worcester, Mass.4,5 Josiah Rice died in 1814.6
     He left a will on 29 October 1814, proved 6 December 1814, wife Cynthia and John Clark, Executors.6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 66, 119.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 66.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 119.
  5. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 197.

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Josiah Rice1


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     Josiah Rice was born on 13 February 1706/7 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 He was the son of John Rice and Sarah Frost. Josiah Rice died on 8 May 1707 at Sudbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 49.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 323.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 4 October 1794 at Winchendon, MA, (1791 per Rice Gen'l Register, despite listing children in correct birth order, clearly an example of bad proofreading).1,2 He was the son of Capt. David Rice and Eunice Hosmer.1 Josiah Rice died on 8 April 1795 at Winchendon, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 114.
  2. [S324] Winchendon MA, Winchendon, MA, Vital Records, p. 67.
  3. [S324] Winchendon MA, Winchendon, MA, Vital Records, p. 211.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 10 April 1766 at Brookfield, MA.3,4 He was the son of Oliver Rice and Lucy Rice.4 Marriage banns for Josiah Rice and Hannah Bellows were published on 3 November 1800 at Western (Warren), MA; listed as Josiah of Brookfield.5 Marriage banns for Josiah Rice and Hannah Bellows were published on 16 November 1800 at Brookfield, MA; listed as Hannah of Western.1,2,6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 105, 183.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 44.
  3. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.
  5. [S297] Warren MA, Warren, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S308] Brookfield MA, Brookfield, MA, Vital Records, p. 394.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 8 February 1759 at Rutland (Hubbardston), MA.3,4 He was the son of Edward Rice and Mary Stone.4 Josiah Rice was baptized on 10 February 1760 at Rutland, MA.5 He married Betsy Belcher Hooker on 23 May 1790 at Rutland, MA.1,2,6 Josiah Rice died on 29 October 1830 at Rutland, MA; age 72, a revolutionary pensioner.7,8
     He was in the military circa 1775 serving in the army "44 months, 17 days, and received a bounty of £20" [Military Rolls].7 On 5 May 1777 Josiah Rice had John Rice of Rutland for his guardian, Josiah age 17.7 He is said to have had 9 children at Rutland, although there are no records there of any of them. Three are reported as his.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 91, 160.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 38.
  3. [S197] Hubbardston MA, Hubbardston, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 91.
  5. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 186.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 160.
  8. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records, p. 244.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 23 July 1780 at Conway, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Cyrus Rice and Ruth (?).2,5 Marriage banns for Josiah Rice and Polly Hamilton were published on 18 September 1805 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.4 Josiah Rice married Polly Hamilton on 14 October 1805.2,1 Josiah Rice died on 12 April 1860 at Deerfield, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 269.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  4. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 270.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 15 August 1761 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Cyrus Rice and Elizabeth King.1 Josiah Rice died on 9 October 1776 at Conway, MA; aged 15y.5,2,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 119.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 20 December 1801, probably incorrect: this is known to be the date of baptism, but not birth.2 He was baptized on 20 December 1801 at Northborough, MA.3,1 He was the son of Ezekiel Rice and Elizabeth Rice.2 Josiah Rice married Mary Brooks in May 1820 at Princeton, MA; (sic) both of West Boylston.4,1,2 Marriage banns for Josiah Rice and Mary Brooks were published on 3 July 1820 at West Boylston, MA; both of West Boylston.5
     Josiah Rice was a saw filer in 1880.6 He appeared on the census of 1880 at Worcester, MA; aged 78y.6

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 286.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 29.
  3. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S243] Princeton MA, Princeton, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S3531] West Boylston MA, West Boylston, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S88] Census - US: 1880, p. 567:122.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 19 September 1751 at Westborough, MA.4,2,3,5 He was the son of Joseph Rice and Eunice Harrington.4 Josiah Rice married Hannah Marble, daughter of Benjamin Marble and Martha Goss, on 22 March 1774 at Bolton, MA; both of Northborough (the Rice Gen'l Register mistakenly asserts that the marriage took place at Northborough).6,1,2,3 Josiah Rice died on 2 February 1834 at Chesterfield, NH.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 143, 232.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 283.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 61.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 143.
  5. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 88.
  6. [S309] Bolton MA, Bolton, MA, Vital Records.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 14 May 1780 at Sudbury, MA.4,1,2,3 He was the son of Charles Rice and Susanna Moore.5 Josiah Rice was baptized on 20 August 1780 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.6 He married Ursula Hecox, daughter of Truman Hecox and Sarah Hasford, on 2 May 1811 at Watertown, NY.7 Josiah Rice died on 30 December 1869 at Chester, Meigs Co, OH.7 He was buried in January 1870 at Mound Cemetery, Chester Twp, Meigs Co, OH.7
     He and Ursula Hecox appeared on the census of 1850 at Chester, OH.8 Josiah Rice and Ursula Hecox appeared on the census of 1860 at Chester Twp, Meigs Co, OH.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 147.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 32.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 28.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 121; LDS film #0185455.
  6. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 105; LDS film number: 0185464.
  7. [S2357] Marilyn Cullen, GEDCOM file from ancestry.com.
  8. [S592] Census - US: 1850, 711:51.
  9. [S2357] Marilyn Cullen, GEDCOM file from ancestry.com, cites 1860 US census for Chester, Meigs Co, OH.

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     Josiah Rice was born on 8 July 1735 at Sudbury, MA.3,4 He was the son of Gershom Rice and Elizabeth Battelle. Josiah Rice married Sybil Battle on 11 April 1758 at Sudbury, MA; Sybil of Dedham (Ward says 1 April 1758).1,2,5 Josiah Rice married Elizabeth (?); (no record has been found of this marriage).6
     Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle were warned out of town (back to Sudbury) along with their children Josiah and Sybil on 21 August 1764 at Rutland, MA.7 Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle were warned out of town (back to Rutland) along with their children Sybil, Josiah, Gideon, Zillah, Lucy, and Gardner on 6 January 1767 at Lancaster, MA.7 Josiah Rice resided in 1772 at Sudbury, MA.6

Child of Josiah Rice and Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 67, 121.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 26.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 67.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, pp. 167, 259.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  7. [S2834] Francis E. Blake, Worcester Co, MA, Warnings.

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     Josiah Rice was baptized on 22 November 1761 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA; (Josiah's birth is not listed in the Sudbury, MA vital records).3,4 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Sybil Battle. Josiah Rice married Sally Bellows, daughter of Jotham Bellows and Abigail Knight, in May 1787; based on the Southborough published vital records for the marriage banns, the date is more likely May 1790.5,2 Marriage banns for Josiah Rice and Sally Bellows were published on 15 May 1790 at Southborough, MA.6 Josiah Rice died on 27 September 1850 at Leverett, MA.7
     He was a physician.7 He and Sally Bellows appeared on the census of 1800 at Leverett, MA.8 Josiah Rice and Sally Bellows resided before 1801 in several towns.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 121, 199.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 49.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121.
  4. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 96; LDS film number: 0185464.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 121, 199.
  6. [S246] Southborough MA, Southborough, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 199.
  8. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 15:685.

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     Capt Josiah Rice was born on 29 September 1768 at Framingham, MA.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Josiah Rice and Mary Underwood.1 Capt Josiah Rice married Charlotte Bacon on 31 January 1807 at Framingham, MA; Charlotte of Natick.1,2,3,5 Capt Josiah Rice died on 5 January 1834 at Framingham, MA.3,6

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 91.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 18.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 239.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 169.
  5. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 364.
  6. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 460.

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     Jotham Rice was born on 17 February 1696 at Marlborough, MA.3,4 He was the son of James Rice and Sarah Stone. Jotham Rice married Mary Earl, daughter of Ralph Earl and Mary Carr.1,2 Jotham Rice died on 11 November 1782 at Barre, MA; (17th per Ward) aged 85y.5,6 The estate was probated on 23 December 1783 at Worcester County, MA; (this probate date is not found in Jotham's probate docket and may be merely a garbled copy of the date of the will itself).5
     He and Mary Earl resided after 1722 at Newport, RI.5 On 23 November 1730, Jotham was granted administration of the estate of his father, as well as those of his two deceased brothers, Daniel and James. It seems clear from this that Jotham was living in the Worcester area either at that time or very soon afterwards.3 Jotham Rice and Mary Earl resided circa 1734 at Worcester, MA, but the Worcester vital records do not report the births of any of Jotham's children.5 Jotham Rice and Mary Earl immigrated before 1749 to Rutland (Barre), MA.5 Jotham Rice left a will on 23 December 1773 at Rutland District (Barre), MA, mentioning wife Mary, daughters Mercy and Prudence, sons Ralph, Daniel, Jotham, James, and Benjamin, daughters Violate Garts, Elizabeth Wilder, Martha Walker, and Mary How, and executors John Mason and son Benjamin.5,7 The birth order of Jotham and Mary's children is uncertain.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 29, 70.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 12.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 29.
  4. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  6. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S2625] Case records (for place noted): pp. 49780, 17:253.

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     Jotham Rice was born circa 1744 at Worcester, MA, (not found in the published records, year computed from his age at death.).3,2 He was the son of Jotham Rice and Mary Earl. Marriage banns for Jotham Rice and Hannah Bayley Snow were published on 26 December 1766 at Lancaster, MA.4 Jotham Rice married Hannah Bayley Snow, daughter of John Snow and Hannah Sawyer, on 11 February 1767 at Lancaster, MA; listed as Hannah of Lancaster and Jotham of Rutland District.1,2,5,6 Jotham Rice married Elizabeth Sullivan on 15 January 1778 at Barre, MA; (or perhaps Sullen instead of Sullivan).1,2,7 Jotham Rice died on 28 March 1814 at Barre, MA; at age 70.8,2,9
     He and Hannah Bayley Snow resided at Barre, MA.8 Jotham Rice appeared on the census of 1800 at Barre, MA; (household of 02201-11002).10 He left a will on 4 September 1813, proved 19 May 1816. The will named wife Elizabeth; sons Jotham, Samuel, Earl, Moses and Charles Rice; daughters Lucy Twichell, Hannah Bond, Betty Atwood, and Nancy Rice.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 70, 128.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 28.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 70.
  4. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 40.
  5. [S128] Rutland MA, Rutland, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S271] Henry S. Nourse, Lancaster, MA, Vital Records, p. 99.
  7. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 128.
  9. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records, p. 263.
  10. [S497] Census - US: 1800, p. 16:412.

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     Jotham Rice was born on 1 January 1780.3 He was the son of Jotham Rice and Elizabeth Sullivan.3 Jotham Rice married Sally Hawes on 31 January 1805 at Barre, MA; (3 January per Ward)
both of Barre.4,1,2 Jotham Rice died on 13 April 1843 at Barre, MA; aged 63y.4,5
     The inventory of the estate of Jotham Rice was taken 24 May 1844: Homestead, 270 acres, $5281, Personal Estate $3526.82. David Rice, Administrator.

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 128, 208.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 51.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 128.
  4. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 208.

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     Joyce Rice was born on 3 August 1681 at Sudbury, MA.3,2,4 She was the daughter of Deacon Edmund Rice and Joyce Russell. Joyce Rice married Samuel Abbott, son of George Abbott and Sarah Farnum, on 26 June 1705 at Watertown, MA; both of Sudbury.1,2,5,6,7 Joyce Rice died before 1750.2
     She and Samuel Abbott resided in 1705 at Sudbury, MA.8 On 24 November 1719 Samuel Abbot, Joyce, his wife; Joseph Parmenter, his wife Lydia, and William Rice and his wife Martha ... "confiey all our right to Hon'd father, Edmund Rice's estate in Sudbury or elsewhere to our brother, Jason Rice."3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 19, 52.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 8.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 19.
  4. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 122.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 161.
  6. [S295] Fred G. Barker, Watertown, MA, Vital Records, p. 2:20.
  7. [S319] Wayland MA, Wayland, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 52.
  9. [S284] Sudbury, MA VR (alphabetical): p. 21; LDS film #0185455.

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     Judah Rice was born on 3 December 1731 at Westborough, MA.4,2,3,5,6 He was the son of Beriah Rice and Mary Goodenow. Judah Rice married Sarah Kelley on 7 December 1758 at Upton, MA; (1 December per Rice Gen'l Register) listed as Sarah of Leominster.2,3,7 Judah Rice died circa 1801 at Westport, Digby Co, NS.8
     He was also known as Jude Rice.4 He resided circa 1760 at Nova Scotia.5 He and Sarah Kelley resided circa 1765 at Stony Beach, Granville, Annapolis Co, NS.8 Judah Rice and Sarah Kelley resided after 1785 at Briar Island, Digby Co, NS. Brian McDormand notes: About 1785 Judah and most of his family settled at Briar Island. On 30 Sept. 1788 Martin Kerger sold to Judah Rice of Briar Island, one half of home lot 9 and entire joining lot 10.9

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62,.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 10.
  3. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 115.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 62.
  5. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 23.
  6. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S331] Upton MA, Upton, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S1286] Calnek, p. 569.
  9. [S1348] Letter, Brian McDormand to George W. King, 1991, p. 1.

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Judith Rice1


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     Judith Rice married (?) Bicknell.1 Judith Rice was born on 2 February 1775.1 She was the daughter of Timothy Rice and Elizabeth Howe.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 116.

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     Judith Rice was born on 29 September 1687 at Marlborough, MA.2 She was the daughter of Daniel Rice and Bethia Ward. Judith Rice died on 14 March 1754 at Southborough, MA; the identification depending in part on the fact that she was mentioned as Judith Rice in her father's 1729 will.3,1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 20.
  2. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  3. [S246] Southborough MA, Southborough, MA, Vital Records.

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Judith Rice1


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     Judith Rice was born on 5 November 1782 at Worcester, MA.2,1 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Lydia Totman.1 Judith Rice married Haffield Gould on 9 June 1807 at Worcester, MA.2,1 Judith Rice died in March 1808 at Worcester, MA; (not found in the published records).1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 119.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.

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Judith Rice1,2,3,4


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     Judith Rice was born on 1 July 1774 at Sudbury, MA.5,1,3,4 She was the daughter of Jonas Rice and Mary Stearns.1 Marriage banns for Judith Rice and Joseph Haynes were published on 30 July 1804 at Natick, MA.6 Judith Rice married Joseph Haynes, son of Charles Haynes and Elizabeth Winn, on 31 July 1804 at Framingham, MA; both of Natick, transcribed as Lydia Rice in the vital records.7,1,3,8 Judith Rice died on 18 April 1826 at Framingham, MA; under the name Haynes.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 122.
  2. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 87.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  4. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, pp. 4, 10.
  5. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S66] Thomas W. Baldwin, Natick, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  8. [S5] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P2, p. 10.

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Judith Rice1


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     Judith Rice was born on 27 July 1751 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Rice and Judith (?). Marriage banns for Judith Rice and Jonathan Stone were published on 18 February 1775 at Sutton, MA; listed as Judith of Worcester.3 Judith Rice died before 1777; when Jonathan Stone remarried.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 66.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  3. [S286] Sutton MA, Sutton, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S210] J. Gardner Bartlett, Stone, Gregory: Genealogy, p. 244.

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Julia Rice1


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     Julia Rice was born on 20 March 1715/16 at Sudbury, MA, (30th per Ward).1,2 She was the daughter of Elisha Rice and Elizabeth Wheeler.
     Julia Rice was insane.1 Elisha Rice is said to have lived at Sudbury and had care of his sister, Julia, who was insane, and that he died there. No record has been found of his death or that he had a family.3 She was warned out of town (back to Sudbury) on 7 January 1766 at Westborough, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 32.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 32, 73.
  4. [S2834] Francis E. Blake, Worcester Co, MA, Warnings.

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Katharine Rice1


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     Katharine Rice was born on 18 August 1707 at Sudbury, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Ebenezer Rice and Bethiah Williams. Katharine Rice was baptized on 31 August 1707 at First Parish Church, Sudbury, MA.3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 43.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S205] Sudbury, MA, First Parish Church: p. 17; LDS film number: 0185464.

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Katharine Rice1


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     Katharine Rice was born on 16 February 1713/14 at Sudbury, MA, (6th per Ward).1,2 She was the daughter of Deacon Jonathan Rice and Anne Darby. Katharine Rice died before May 1772; as she was not mentioned in her father's will.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 42.
  2. [S2365] Sudbury MA, Sudbury, MA, Vital Records.

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Katharine Rice1,2


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     Katharine Rice was born on 5 September 1751 at Framingham, MA.3,4 She was the daughter of Jonathan Rice and Ruth Eames.3 Katharine Rice married Nathaniel Eames, son of Nathaniel Eames and Rachel Lovell.5,2 Katharine Rice died on 31 May 1833 at Framingham, MA; (30th per gravestone) aged 81y, under the name Eames.6,7 She was buried at Church Hill Cemetery, Framingham, MA.6
     She and Nathaniel Eames resided circa 1771 at Framingham, MA.7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 85, 152.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 35.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85.
  4. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records, p. 167.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 85, 152.
  6. [S67] Thomas W. Baldwin, Framingham, MA, Vital Records.
  7. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 152.

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Katherine Rice


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     Katherine Rice married Aaron Forbush, son of Aaron Forbush Jr and Sarah Lamson, on 27 April 1774 at Hardwick, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S310] Thomas W. Baldwin, Hardwick, MA, Vital Records.

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Keziah Rice1


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     Keziah Rice was born on 31 January 1740/41 at Westborough, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Josiah Rice and Thankful Rice. Marriage banns for Keziah Rice and Artemas Brigham were published on 19 June 1762 at Westborough, MA.1,4 Keziah Rice died on 27 September 1806 at Northborough, MA; aged 65y 7m 15d, under the name Brigham.5
     She and Artemas Brigham resided at Westborough, MA.6 There is no further information of the family after Westboro', perhaps he resided in Northboro.6'

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 57, 81, 105.
  2. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 81.
  4. [S74] Westborough MA, Westborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 129.
  5. [S63] Northborough MA, Northborough, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 105.

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Keziah Rice1


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     Keziah Rice was born on 15 September 1724 at Worcester, MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr and Esther Haynes. Keziah Rice died on 23 August 1728 at Worcester, MA.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.
  2. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 221.
  3. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity, p. 152.

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Keziah Rice1


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     Keziah Rice was born on 14 June 1734 at Worcester, MA.2,3 She was the daughter of Lieut. Gershom Rice Jr and Esther Haynes. Keziah Rice married Absalom Cutting, son of Jonas Cutting and Dinah Smith, on 10 January 1758 at Worcester, MA; Keziah of Worcester, Mass.1,4 Keziah Rice died on 13 May 1802.5
     She resided at Rutland, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 69, 125.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 69.
  3. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S71] Franklin P. Rice, Worcester, MA, Vital Records, p. 412.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 125.

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Keziah Rice1


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     Keziah Rice was born on 3 April 1765, according to a gravestone at Barre.2,1 She was the daughter of Daniel Rice and Keziah Snow.1

Citations

  1. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 27.
  2. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.

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Keziah Rice1,2


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     Keziah Rice was born on 10 February 1716/17 at Marlborough, MA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Deacon Caleb Rice and Mary Ward. Keziah Rice died on 4 March 1740 at Stow, MA; aged 23y 23d.4,2 She was buried at Old Cemetery, Stow, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 41.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 5.
  3. [S22] Marlborough MA, Marlborough, MA, Vital Records, p. 157.
  4. [S1102] Stow MA, Stow, MA, Vital Records.

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Laura Maria Rice1


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     Laura Maria Rice was baptized on 3 November 1801 at East Church, Salem, MA; (given as the birth per Ward).2,1 She was the daughter of Matthias Rice and Hannah Lambert.
     Laura Maria Rice resided at Dorchester, MA.1 She resided at Salem, MA.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 119.
  2. [S1079] Salem MA, Salem, MA, Vital Records.

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Lavina Rice1,2,3


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     Lavina Rice was born on 13 August 1787 at Conway, MA.4,1,2,3 She was the daughter of Cyrus Rice and Ruth (?).2,1 Lavina Rice married Walter Kinney; Walter of Troy, New York.2,1

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 270.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 25.
  3. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 24.
  4. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.

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Lemuel Rice1,2


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     Lemuel Rice was born on 30 December 1780.1,2 He was the son of Silas Rice and Sarah Wilder.1 Lemuel Rice married Tirzah Robinson.1,2 Lemuel Rice died on 4 August 1850 at Cambridge, Washington Co, NY.1,2

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 126.
  2. [S4] Margaret Skinner Rice, Rice Family - S2/P1, p. 54.

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Lemuel Rice1


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     Lemuel Rice was born on 11 May 1740 at Shrewsbury, MA.2,3 He was the son of Hezekiah Rice and Mary Taylor.4 Marriage banns for Lemuel Rice and Abigail Lynde were published on 5 August 1763 at Shrewsbury, MA.5 Lemuel Rice married Abigail Lynde on 15 September 1763.6 Lemuel Rice died on 17 May 1806 at Worcester, MA; aged 66y, within 15 minutes of the death of his brother Luke, according to their joint gravestone.7,8 He was buried at Worcester, MA, in plot 252, Mechanic Street Cemetery, in a joint funeral with his brother Luke and in the same grave.7,9
     He was a Deputy Jailer for several years.8

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 98, 172, 173.
  2. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 98.
  3. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records, p. 90.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 97.
  5. [S256] Shrewsbury MA, Shrewsbury, MA, Vital Records.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 98, 172.
  7. [S1090] Editors, Worcester Society of Antiquity.
  8. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 172.
  9. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 173.

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Lemuel Rice1


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     Lemuel Rice was born on 21 December 1772 at Rutland District (Barre), MA.2,3 He was the son of James Rice and Susan Cutting. Hannah (?) married 2nd Lemuel Rice.4 He died on 21 September 1846 at Barre, MA; aged 73y,
from cholera morbus.2,5
     He and Hannah (?) resided at Barre, MA.5

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 129, 209.
  2. [S47] Barre MA, Barre, MA, Vital Records.
  3. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 129.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 129, 209.
  5. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 209.

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Leonard Rice1


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     Leonard Rice is the son of Nathaniel Rice and Hannah Willis.1

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 117.

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Leonard Rice1,2


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     Leonard Rice was born on 12 August 1788 at Conway, MA.3,4,5 He was the son of Timothy Rice and Mary Thwing.4 Marriage banns for Leonard Rice and Charlotte Billings were published on 16 August 1815 at Conway, MA; both of Conway.3,1,2
     Leonard Rice and Charlotte Billings resided at Charlemont, MA.6 Leonard Rice and Charlotte Billings appeared on the census of 1850 at Charlemont, MA; there is a charles, age 11, born MA, in the household. Is he a son or a grandson?7

Citations

  1. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), pp. 149, 244.
  2. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, pp. 33, 61.
  3. [S268] Conway MA, Conway, MA, Vital Records.
  4. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 149.
  5. [S2] Edmund Rice (1638) Association, Rice Family - Supp 1, p. 33.
  6. [S1] Andrew Henshaw Ward, Rice Family (Ward), p. 244.
  7. [S592] Census - US: 1850, p. 317:252.

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Letetia Rice1


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     Letetia Rice married 1st John McKillop.1 Letetia Rice married 2nd John King. F B Wichman, in his Lineage of Richard King (1819-18xx), lists one of the offspring of Lydia Smith (b1753) and Isaac Jr King as John King (b1782) who married a Letetia ? on 28 December 1808. It is likely that this is the second marriage of Letetia Rice, daughter of Beriah Jr Rice and mother of Elizabeth McKillup who married Thomas King, Thomas being an earlier offspring of Lydia Smith and Isaac Jr King!2,1 Letetia Rice was born circa 1770.3,4 She was the daughter of Beriah Rice Jr and Meriam (?).

Citations

  1. [S3] Rice Gen'l Register, p. 199.
  2. [S1367] Letter, Frederick Bruce Wichman to George W. King, 1995, Chart 70 - #4.
  3. [S1364] Cape Breton Land Papers.
  4. [S2222] Annapolis County Land Records 1763 - 1970 LDS Family History Department, deeds, vol. 3, 4, 8, 10 between the years 1770 and 1791, between Beriah Rice and Meriam Rice, his wife and other parties.

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