David A Rice

5 August 1845–14 June 1917 (Age 71)
Charlotte, Virginia, United States

The Life of David A

When David A Rice was born on 5 August 1845, in Charlotte, Virginia, United States, his father, Peyton Rice, was 35 and his mother, Martha Ann Friend, was 24. He married Sallie Bacon Smith on 27 April 1870, in Charlotte, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Randolph, Charlotte, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Madison District, Charlotte, Virginia, United States in 1900. He died on 14 June 1917, in Charlotte, Virginia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Charlotte, Virginia, United States.

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David A Rice
Sallie Bacon Smith
Marriage: 27 April 1870
Martha Friend Rice
William Augustus Rice
Charles Peyton Rice
Winslow Robinson Rice
Louise Marie Rice
Bessie Dennis Rice
David A Rice Jr
Sallie Bacon Rice
Haselle Berguin Rice

Spouse and Children


    Sallie Bacon Smith


27 April 1870
Charlotte, Virginia, United States



    William Augustus Rice


    Charles Peyton Rice


    Winslow Robinson Rice



+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Martha Ann Friend




World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 2

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.
1864 · Arlington Cemetery

Age 19

Arlington Cemetery is a military cemetery. It was originally a plantation owned by George Washington Parke Custis. This is the location of Robert E. Lee, 16,000 Civil War soldiers, William Howard Taft, John, Jackie, Robert, and Edward Kennedy. The tomb of the unknown soldier is also located here it was dedicated on November 11, 1921. It contains the remains of those soldiers unknown from WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

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)

  • David Rice, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Rice, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Rice in household of Peyton Rice, "United States Census, 1860"

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