Elizabeth Rice

17 August 1752–before 25 February 1843 (Age 90)
Ashford, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Rice was born on 17 August 1752, in Ashford, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Rice Senior, was 59 and her mother, Mary Eastman, was 44. She married John Parrish in 1770, in Fort Ann, Charlotte, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. She died before 25 February 1843, in Fort Ann, Washington, New York, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Fort Ann, Washington, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Parrish
1751–1843
Elizabeth Rice
1752–1843
Marriage: 1770
Ezra Parrish
1770–
Truman Parish Sr
1795–1839
Nathan Parrish Sr.
1774–1834
John Parrish Jr
1777–1850
Anna Parrish
1783–
William R Parrish
1786–1857
Joel Parrish
1796–1869
James Parrish
1796–1757
Rufus Parish
1800–1873

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1770
Fort Ann, Charlotte, New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 24

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 24

New York is the 11th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 48

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

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)

  • Elizabeth in entry for James Parish, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Elizabeth in entry for James Parish, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Elizabeth Rice Parish, "Find A Grave Index"

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