Caleb Rice

M, b. 8 February 1657, d. 27 April 1658
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Charles Rice

M, b. 7 July 1684, d. 1773
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Charles Rice was born on 7 July 1684.
  • Death*: He died in 1773.

Charles Allison Rice

M, b. 20 May 1875, d. 9 April 1968
  • Last Edited: 25 May 2012
  • Occupation*: He was a cattle rancher in New Mexico, Colorado and southern Arizona; lived in the Flagstaff area since 1923.
  • (Witness) Census1880: The 1880 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Thomas Richard Rice's household; Thomas Rice, head, w/m/38, farmer, born Texas, father born Ohio, mother born Ireland; Martha Ann w/f/35, born North Carolina, father born North Carolina, mother born South Carolina, Nanny Ann w/f/14, Sidney Lola w/f/10, Talitha w/f/8, Charles Allison w/m/5, Joann Alfretta w/f/2, all born Texas.
  • Census1900*: The 1900 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on 1 June 1900 Stratton, DeWitt County, Texas; head, w/m/May 1875/25, married 1 year, born Texas, father born Ohio, mother born (?), farmer, owned home, Sallie B., wife, w/f/Mar 1882/18, born Texas, father born Alabama, mother born Mississippi, next door is William and Martha Martindale.
  • Census1930*: The 1930 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1930 Greenlaw Mills, Coconino County, Arizona; age 54, married, white, birthplace Texas; estimated birth year 1876; father born Texas; mother born North Carolina; Sally Rice, f, 48; Jenne Mae Rice, f, 24; Oscar Rice, m, 19; Tom Rice, m, 17; Sam Rice, m, 8.

Family: Sallie Belle Martindale b. 12 Mar 1882, d. 3 Apr 1976

Claud Charles Rice

M, b. 13 October 1883, d. 14 March 1969
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2011
  • Occupation*: He was a boiler maker for the railroad.
  • (Witness) Census1900: The 1900 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Asa Samuel Rice's household; head/w/m/Sept/1846/53/married 31 years, born Texas, father born England, mother born Texas, farmer, home owned.

Family: Evaline Bennett b. 14 Sep 1894, d. 9 Dec 1943

Conard Barton Rice

M, b. 14 October 1917, d. 1 October 1987
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2011
  • Military*: He served in the U. S. Navy during World War II Company H, 138th Infantry. He served 16 months in Alaska and was discharged at Camp Sibert, Alabama.

Family: Jewell Pauline Johnson d. 27 Nov 1999

Cyprian Rice

M, b. 17 December 1691
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Family: Lydia Rice b. 6 Jun 1695, d. 10 Jan 1755

Damaris Rice

F, b. 20 July 1711
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Damaris Rice

F, b. circa 1688, d. 25 December 1769
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Damaris Rice was born circa 1688.
  • Death*: She died on 25 December 1769.

Daniel Rice

M, b. 8 November 1655, d. 14 July 1737
  • Last Edited: 12 Apr 2008

Family: Bethiah Ward b. c 1658, d. 8 Dec 1721

Daniel Rice

M, b. 1 November 1632, d. before 10 November 1632
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Daniel Rice was born on 1 November 1632 at England.
  • Death*: He died before 10 November 1632.

Daniel Rice

M, b. 3 June 1684
  • Last Edited: 12 Apr 2008

Family: Elizabeth Taylor b. 1 Aug 1688

Daniel Oliver Rice

M, b. 23 July 1886, d. 11 January 1968
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2011
  • (Witness) Census1900: The 1900 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Oren Adelbert Rice's household; Rice, Oren A., head, w/m/July 1855/49, married 25 years, born Texas, father born Ohio, mother born Pen or Ten.
  • Census1930*: The 1930 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household DeWitt County, Texas.

Family: Vicki Pearl Smith b. 27 Dec 1890, d. 26 Feb 1972

Deborah Rice

F, b. 22 May 1704, d. before 1746
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Family: James Brown

Deborah Rice

F, b. 14 November 1697, d. 1 December 1725
  • Last Edited: 12 Apr 2008

Family: James Brown

Deenie Bell Rice

F, b. 20 September 1888, d. 24 February 1939
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2011
  • Religion: She was a Baptist.
  • (Witness) Census1900: The 1900 Federal Census enumerated her as a member of Oren Adelbert Rice's household; Rice, Oren A., head, w/m/July 1855/49, married 25 years, born Texas, father born Ohio, mother born Pen or Ten.

Family: Lee Floyd Granberry b. 8 Sep 1887, d. 14 Jun 1964

Dinah Rice

F, b. 1693
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Dorcas Rice

F, b. 29 January 1664, d. 24 March 1753
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Ebenezer Rice

M, b. 1 May 1671
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Ebenezer Rice was born on 1 May 1671.

Ebenezer Rice

M, b. 1714
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Edgar Davis Rice

M, b. 22 January 1927, d. 3 February 1991
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Military*: He served in the U. S. Army during World War II.

Family: Gloria Louise Pridgen b. 28 Jul 1926, d. 26 Mar 2006

Edmund Rice

M, b. 1663, d. 1726
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Edmund Rice was born in 1663.
  • Marriage*: He married Ruth Parker on 15 November 1692.
  • Death*: Edmund Rice died in 1726 leaving widow Hannah.

Family: Ruth Parker

Edmund Rice

M, b. 9 July 1688
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Edmund Rice was born on 9 July 1688.

Edmund Rice

M, b. 10 July 1725
  • Last Edited: 22 Jul 2007

Edmund Rice

M, b. 28 December 1755, d. 14 November 1841
  • Last Edited: 17 Mar 2008
  • Military*: He served in the Provencial Militia during Revolutionary War in 1775 served 8 months service, Russell's Company, Brewer's Regiment, from Sudbury.

Family: Abigail Cutting

Deacon Edmund Rice

M, b. 1594, d. 3 May 1663
  • Last Edited: 26 Nov 2010

Family 1: Thomasine Frost b. 11 Aug 1600, d. 13 Jun 1654

Family 2: Mercy Hurd b. c 1615, d. 28 Dec 1693

Deacon Edmund Rice

M, b. 13 August 1785
  • Last Edited: 22 Jul 2007

Family: Abigail Maynard

General Edmund Rice

M, b. 2 December 1842, d. 20 July 1906
  • Last Edited: 20 Mar 2011
  • Birth*: General Edmund Rice was born on 2 December 1842 at Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Huntington on 14 June 1881 at Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Death*: General Edmund Rice died on 20 July 1906 at Greenwood, Massachusetts, at age 63.
  • Obituary: "GEN. EDMUND RICE DEAD. Expires Suddenly In a Hammock at His Massachusetts Home. Special to The New York Times.
    Boston, July 20, Brig, Gen Edmund Rice, United States Army, died very suddenly to-night while sitting in a hammock on the piazza of his house in Wakefield.
    Brig. Gen. Rice was born in Massachusetts Dec. 2, 1841. At the age of 19 he was commissioned a Captain in the first Fourteenth Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteers, and remained with that regiment until it was disbanded in 1861. He was engaged in many of the notable battles of the civil war and was thrice wounded.
    In July, 1863, he was made Lieutenant Colonel of the Nineteenth Massachusetts.
    He invented the Rice trowel for the army and the Rice stacking swivel and knife intrenching bayonett now in use. In 1874 he took command of an expedition against the Ute Indians, near Spanish Peaks, Col., and in 1876 was in a campaign the Sioux INdians in Montana.
    Gen. Rice was a member of the Medal of Honor Legion, Military Order of the Loyal Legion, Union Veteran Legion, Grand Army of the Republic, Society of the Prisoners of War, Society of the Sons of the Amereican Revolution, and the Society of 1812.
    NOTE: Copied as written. E. Don Wilt.
  • Military*: He served in the Union Army during Civil War in 1861 a Captain with the 19th Massachusetts Volunteers, in 1861; Colonel, 1864; Major and Lt. Colonel (brevits) for gallant service; and Brig. General. He served at Antietam, Gettysburg and the Wilderness.4 He appeared on the census of 1880 at Cambridge, MA; aged 38y, listed as an Army officer, living with his brother George.5

    Before the Antietam Campaign:
    After just under 3 years at college, he served on the crew of a sailing ship and voyaged to the Asian Pacific.1 At the outbreak of the War he enlisted as Captain in the 3-month 14th Massachusetts, and in August 1861 was commissioned Captain in the 19th Massachusetts. 2

    In the Antietam Campaign:
    He was wounded in the leg by artillery fire at Antietam.1,3

    The remainder of the War:
    He was commissioned major on October 1, 1862,2 and led the regiment at Gettysburg. He was wounded there, and received the Medal of Honor for his bravery and leadership at the battle.

    He was again wounded, then captured, at the "Bloody Angle" at Spottsylvania in May 1864 but escaped from his captors enroute to prison and walked 400 miles to get back to Federal lines.3 He was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel on 27 July 1864, and honorably mustered out of the Volunteer service 30 June 1865, still in command of the 19th.2

    During the War he was cited at least 3 times, by brevet, for gallant service at Antietam, Gettysburg, and the Wilderness.2

    After the War:
    In July 1866 he was appointed 1st Lieutenant in the 40th US Infantry (Regular Army). He was assigned to the 5th Infantry 31 Dec 1870, serving as Regimental Adjutant (5 July 1879 to 10 Mar 1883). He made Captain 10 March 1883. He was appointed Lt Colonel and Inspector General in the US Volunteers during the Spanish-American War on 9 May 1898, and Colonel of the 6th Massachusetts Vol. Infantry 9 Aug 1898. He was promoted to Colonel of the 26th US Volunteer Infantry 5 July 1899, and again discharged from the Volunteers 13 May 1901.

    Meanwhile he had received appointment as Major, USA, in the 3rd US Infantry as of August 1898 and as Lt Colonel of the 2nd US 2 Feb 1901. He was Colonel of the 19th US Infantry on 5 May 1902. He retired from the Army in 1903 as a Brigadier General [date of commission?].2

    References, Sources, and other notes:
    Photograph above is from the USAMHI, as published by Davis,4 who misidentifies Rice's unit as the 17th Michigan.

    The USAMHI has at least one more photo of Rice in its Collection, a full standing pose.5 Rice is also featured in the Dale Gallon historical painting of the Battle of Gettysburg called "Clubs Are Trumps!"

    Birth Date: 12/2/1842 Place of Birth: Cambridge, MA
    College: Norwich University (VT), Class of 1860
    Death Date: 7/20/1906 Death Place: Boston, MA Burial Place: Arlington National Cemetery, VA


    Notes

    1 Nitch, Steven, Brigadier General Edmund Rice, Published c. 1999, first accessed 01 January 2000, [AotW citation 457]

    2 Heitman, Francis Bernard, Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army 1789-1903, Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1903, pp. 426-427 [AotW citation 458]

    3 Poirier, Robert G., By The Blood Of Our Alumni: Norwich University Citizen-Soldiers In The Army of the Potomac, Mason City (Ia): Savas Publishing, 1998 [AotW citation 459]

    4 Davis, William C., editor, and William A. Frassanito, photographic consultant, Touched by Fire: Photographic Portrait of the Civil War, 2 vol, single cover, New York: Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, 1997, pg. 262 [AotW citation 460]

    5 US Army, Military History Institute (USAMHI), American Civil War (ACW) photographs, Military History Institute Photograph Database, Published c. 1998, first accessed 01 January 2005, , Source page: ID# RG98S-CWP13.105 [AotW citation 461].
    http://aotw.org/officers.php?officer_id=962

Deacon Edmund (2) Rice

M, b. 9 December 1653, d. 25 September 1719
  • Last Edited: 25 May 2011
  • Land Transaction*: He and Deacon Edward Rice were Edward and Agnes Rice gave to their son, Edmund Rice of Sudbury, half of the farm lying within the bounds of Sudbury, "near the spring". (Edward has purchased som of this land from his father Edmund and some of the land from his brother Benjamin. John Rice of Sudbury, a brother of Edmund, had the choice half.) Deed recorded August 16, 1734 on 1 April 1686 at Sudbury, Massachusetts.

Family: Joyce Russell

Edna Rice

F, b. 13 August 1911
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Birth*: Edna Rice was born on 13 August 1911.

Edna Mae Rice

F, b. 26 May 1915, d. 20 February 1982
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2011
  • (Witness) Census1930: The 1930 Federal Census enumerated her as a member of Daniel Oliver Rice's household.

Family: Frank Joseph Bialek b. 22 Dec 1910, d. 6 Sep 1952