Robert Luce Jr.

Male20 May 1764–November 1857

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Luce Jr. was born on 20 May 1764, in Vineyard Haven, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Robert Luce Sr, was 48 and his mother, Hannah Merry, was 46. He married Mary Burgess on 3 August 1783, in Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He died in November 1857, in New Portland, Somerset, Maine, United States, at the age of 93.

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Robert Luce Jr.
Mary Burgess
Marriage: 3 August 1783
Benjamin Luce
Abigail Luce
Drusilla Luce
Lydia Luce
Erven Luce
Robert Luce Jr.
Elizabeth Betsey Luce
Catherine Luce
James Luce
Mary A Luce
Hiram Luce
Hovey Luce

Sources (5)

  • Robert Luce in household of Harvey Luce, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Robart Luce, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Robart Luce, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 August 1783Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries: 1775: Lincoln, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States 1809: Somerset, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Somerset, Maine, United States


    Age 12

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


    Age 25

    George Washington elected first president of United States.

    Name Meaning


    from the Old French and Middle English female personal name Luce, Lucy, from Latin Lucia .

    habitational name from Lucé (Orne), transported to England by the Normans.

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

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