George G Rice

July 1865–11 January 1918 (Age 52)
Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of George G

When George G Rice was born in July 1865, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, his father, Lorenzo Rice, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth J Whithead, was 37. He married Alice M "Allie" Clark on 19 June 1887, in Clayton Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Gaines, Gaines Township, Genesee, Michigan Territory, United States in 1900 and Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States in 1910. He died on 11 January 1918, in Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Vernon, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States.

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George G Rice
Alice M "Allie" Clark
Marriage: 19 June 1887
Grace Celina Rice
Wilda Elizabeth Rice
Willsey Clarence Rice
Fern Addie Rice
Velma Helen Rice

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    Alice M "Allie" Clark


19 June 1887
Clayton Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 14

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 16

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Rice, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George G Rice, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George G Rice in household of John M Gilbert, "United States Census, 1880"

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