Caroline Rice

26 July 1879–21 March 1974 (Age 94)
Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline Rice was born on 26 July 1879, in Runnells, Polk, Iowa, United States, her father, John Riley Rice, was 53 and her mother, Amanda Smith, was 42. She married Edward Stuart on 28 February 1900, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Camp Township, Polk, Iowa, United States for about 5 years. She died on 21 March 1974, in Stearns, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Edward Stuart
Caroline Rice
Marriage: 28 February 1900
Clyde L Stuart
Cleo Frances Stuart
Nina Mae Stuart
Harley Orval Stuart

Spouse and Children

    Edward Stuart



28 February 1900
Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Riley Rice





World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 5

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.

Age 25

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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

Sources (3)

  • Caroline Rice in household of John Rice, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Caroline Rice in household of Jno R Rice, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Caroline Rice in household of John Rice, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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