Elisha Rice

27 June 1760–14 September 1842 (Age 82)
Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elisha

When Elisha Rice was born on 27 June 1760, in Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Zebulon Rice, was 35 and his mother, Susannah Allen, was 28. He married Eunice Farrar on 7 September 1786, in Sterling, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 14 September 1842, in Kendall, Orleans, New York, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Elisha Rice
1760–1842
Eunice Farrar
1768–
Marriage: 7 September 1786
Louisa Rice
1787–1814
Mary Ann Rice
1789–1844
Elisha Rice
1790–1876
Samuel Royce
1790–1864
Eunice Royce
1792–1863
Zebulon Gilbert Rice
1793–1884
Laurie Rice
1794–
Reuben H Rice
1796–1868
Nathaniel Rice
1798–1872
Sarah Rice
1802–1877
Lucy Rice
1803–
Roxanna Rice
1807–1860

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1786
Sterling, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

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

Age 16

New York is the 11th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 23

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

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)

  • Elijah Rice in entry for Samuel Rice, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Elijah Royce in entry for Eunice Royce, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Elijah Rice in entry for Lucy Rice, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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