Mary Rice

23 September 1789–24 November 1859 (Age 70)
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Rice was born on 23 September 1789, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Jonah Rice, was 25 and her mother, Molly Hoit or Hoyt, was 16. She married Caleb Ward Jr. on 26 July 1810, in Ashburnham, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She died on 24 November 1859, at the age of 70, and was buried in Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery, Ashburnham, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caleb Ward Jr.
1778–1833
Mary Rice
1789–1859
Marriage: 26 July 1810
Myra W Ward
1811–1895
Edith or Ede Ward
1814–1899
Mary J Ward
1818–1869
Emma Ward
1820–
Stephen Ward
1823–1912
Cynthia Avesta Ward
1825–1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1810
Ashburnham, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1763–1833Male

    Molly Hoit or Hoyt

    Female1773–1858Female

siblings

(11)

    Female1789–1859Female

    Male1791–1877Male

    Thomas Rice

    Male1794–1839Male

    Lucy Rice

    Female1796–1870Female

    Male1799–1899Male

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 2

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Reese .2 Americanized spelling of German Reis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marey Rice, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Mary in entry for Ede Ward, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Mary in entry for Mira Ward, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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