Charles Edward Rice

3 March 1848–10 May 1934 (Age 86)
Bear River, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Charles Edward

When Charles Edward Rice was born on 3 March 1848, in Bear River, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Aaron Rice, was 34 and his mother, Rebecca Ann Aymar, was 32. He married Sarah Sophia Rice in 1881, in Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Hillsbourgh, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1881 and Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1901. He died on 10 May 1934, in Bear River, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bear River, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Rice
1848–1934
Sarah Sophia Rice
1860–1941
Marriage: 1881
Willard Garfield Rice
1883–1944
Olive Aymer Rice
1888–
Howard Francis Rice
1889–1979

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1881
Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Aaron Rice

    Male1813–1900Male

    Rebecca Ann Aymar

    Female1816–1898Female

siblings

(4)

    James F. Rice

    Male1846–1889Male

    Male1848–1934Male

    William Rice

    Male1848–Male

    Herbert S. Rice

    Male1850–1880Male

World Events (4)

1869

Age 21

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1871

Age 23

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 61

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

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)

  • Charles Rice in household of Aaron Rice, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Charles E Bice, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Charles Rice in entry for Willard Garfield Rice and Jean Watson Wardlaw, "Nova Scotia Marriages, 1907-1932"

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