Lydia Rice

1849–1924 (Age 75)
Randolph, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia

When Lydia Rice was born in 1849, in Randolph, Arkansas, United States, her father, Thomas Blackman Rice, was 30 and her mother, Nancy Stubblefield, was 26. She married Andrew Jackson Upshaw on 6 March 1873, in Randolph, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Davidson Township, Randolph, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 7 September 1924, in Dalton, Randolph, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Randolph, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Upshaw
1853–1928
Lydia Rice
1849–1924
Marriage: 6 March 1873
Zillah Upshaw
1873–1951
Samanthia Upshaw
1889–
Samantha Upshaw
1877–1952
Mary Ann Upshaw
1877–1925
Upshaw
1879–1880
Felix Upshaw
1881–1901
Almus Upshaw
1883–1883
Thomas B. Upshaw
1886–1948
Albert Lee Upshaw
1887–1974

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1873Randolph, Arkansas, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1861
    Age 12
    Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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

    Derise
    Reese
    Dury
    Reis
    Ryce
    Wrice

    Sources (6)

    • Lydia Rice in household of Thomas B Rice, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Lydia Rice in household of Nancy Rice, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Lydia Upshaw in household of Jackson Upshaw, "United States Census, 1880"

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