Sarah McKee

April 1713–
Killingly, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah McKee was born in April 1713, in Killingly, Windham, Connecticut, United States, her father, Ebenezer Mackey, was 33 and her mother, Susannah Cady, was 22. She married Captain Richard Rice on 21 September 1732, in Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Captain Richard Rice
1708–1789
Sarah McKee
1713–
Marriage: 21 September 1732
Sarah Rice
1733–1799
Ebenezer Rice
1735–
Richard Rice Jr.
1737–1790
Susanah Rice
1740–
Elizabeth Rice
1743–
George Rice
1744–1789
John Rice
1746–
Ellinor Rice
1748–
Nathan Rice
1751–
Daniel Rice
1753–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 September 1732
Rhode Island, United States
children

(10)

    Sarah Rice

    Female1733–1799Female

    Ebenezer Rice

    Male1735–Male

    Male1737–1790Male

    Susanah Rice

    Female1740–Female

    Elizabeth Rice

    Female1743–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 63

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 68

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1804

Age 91

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of McKay .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah in entry for Susanah Rice, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Sarah in entry for Daniel Rice, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Sarah in entry for Ebenezer Rice, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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