Alvirus Julian Rice

13 April 1865–28 July 1929 (Age 64)
Utah, United States

The Life of Alvirus Julian

When Alvirus Julian Rice was born on 13 April 1865, in Utah, United States, his father, Asaph Rice, was 48 and his mother, Mary Busenbark, was 35. He married Melvina Thompson on 7 March 1894, in Prescott, Yavapai, Arizona Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Panaca, Lincoln, Nevada, United States for about 20 years and Clark, Washington, United States in 1910. He died on 28 July 1929, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Alvirus Julian Rice
Melvina Thompson
Marriage: 7 March 1894
Gladys Charlotte Rice
Verna Rice
Mary Rice
Grace Rice

Spouse and Children

7 March 1894
Prescott, Yavapai, Arizona Territory, 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.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 17

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

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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Story Highlight

Rice, Asaph, Family Story by Bessie Wadsworth

Asaph Rice Family by Bessie Wadsworth "Asaph Rice was born the 13th of January, 1817, in Elmira, New York. He came across the plains with the Brigham Young Company when he was a young man. When …

Sources (3)

  • Alviras Rice in household of Mary Rice, "United States Census, 1880"
  • A J Rice, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alviraz Rice in household of Esop Rice, "United States Census, 1870"

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