Cortland County
Genealogies - William
Rice Family



DESCENDANTS of William RICE

(1) William Rice, b. 1759 married Polly Unger.

Children:

  • 2*William Rice b.c 1782 d. 28 May 1862
  • 3*Polly Rice
  • 4*Stillman Rice b.c 1798
  • 5*Lydia Rice
  • 6*Emma Rice

    (2) William Rice , son of William Rice and Polly (Unger) Rice, was born about 1782 in CT or Mass., and married (7) Theodosia Thornton who was born about 1786 in CT. William died 28 May 1862 and was buried in Taylor Rural Cem, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Theodosia also died in Cortland Co. NY.

    Census info:
    Possibly the William Rice listed in Smithtown, Chenango Co. NY p341   10010-00100
    1820 census Solon, Cortland Co. NY p587   210010-20010
    1830 census Solon, Cortland Co. NY p 13

    Children:

  • 8*Almon Rice b.c 1807
  • 9*Phebe Ann Rice
  • 10*Jason Rice b.c 1813 d. 21 Dec 1896
  • 11*Joseph Rice b. 18 Oct 1816 d. 13 Feb 1888
  • 12*Betsey Rice b.c 1820 d. 11 Jan 1862
  • 13*William A. Rice b. 4 Jul 1829

    (3) Polly Rice , daughter of William and Polly (Unger) Rice, married (14) Burch.

    (4) Stillman Rice , son of William and Polly (Unger) Rice, was born about 1798 in MA, and married (15) Hannah who was born about 1802 in NY.

    Census info:
    1830 census Solon, Cortland Co. NY p 10


    Children:

  • 16*Roxa A. Rice b. 1825
  • 17*Chauncey Rice b.c 1827 d. 1 Mar 1883

    (5) Lydia Rice , daughter of William and Polly (Unger) Rice, married (18) McWhorter.

    (6) Emma Rice , daughter of William and Polly (Unger) Rice, married (19) George Angel.

    (8) Almon Rice , son of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, was born about 1807 in Chenango Co., NY, and married (20) Caroline who was born 1817 in Chenango Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 21 Samuel Rice b.c 1836
  • 22 Theron Rice b.c 1839
  • 23 Rosalpha Rice b.c 1841
  • 24 George Rice b.c 1842
  • 25 Merrit Rice b.c 1846
  • 26 Emma Rice b.c 1849
  • 27 Darius Rice b.c 1835
  • 28 Lucinda Rice b.c 1852
  • 29 Emery F. Rice b.c 1855

    (9) Phebe Ann Rice , daughter of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, married (30) Stephen Clark.

    (10) Jason Rice , son of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, was born about 1813 in Solon, now Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (31) Caroline Weeks who was born about 1811 in MA. Jason died 21 Dec 1896 and was buried in Upper Cincy Cem, Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 32*Mervin Rice b.c 1838 d. 23 Nov 1871
  • 33*Albert Rice b. 28 Aug 1840 d. 26 Mar 1910

    He also married (34) Mary Weeks who was born about 1812. Mary died 11 Feb 1884 and was buried in Upper Cincy Cem, Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    (11) Joseph Rice , son of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, was born 18 Oct 1816 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (35) Harriet A. Coleman who was born 1823. Joseph died 13 Feb 1888 in Stephenson Co., IL. Harriet A. died 12 Sep 1851 and was buried in Union Valley Cem, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 36*Francelia Annette Rice b. 1844
  • 37*William Andrew Rice b. 14 Nov 1846
  • 38*Ira DeForrest Rice b. 25 Sep 1851

    He also married about 1853, (39) Frances Evaline Price who was born 1836.

    Children:

  • 40 Frank Rice b.c 1854
  • 41 Edwin Rice
  • 42 George Rice
  • 43 Myrtle Minnie Rice
  • 44 Rectina L. Rice b.c 1857
  • 45*Clarence Rice b.c 1859 d. 11 Dec 1862
  • 46 Charles S. Rice b.c 1860

    (12) Betsey Rice , daughter of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, was born about 1820 and married (51) Timothy McElwain. Betsey died 11 Jan 1862 and was buried in Taylor Rural Cem, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Timothy died about 1782.

    (13) William A. Rice , son of William and Theodosia (Thornton) Rice, was born about 1829 and married (47) Nancy E. Coleman who was born about 1829 to xxxxx and Matilda (Fuller) Coleman.

    Children:

  • 48 Vinton Brevett Rice b.c 1849
  • 49 Starr Rice b.c 1853 d.c. 1870/1871
  • 50 Infant Rice b. 1855

    (16) Roxa A. Rice , daughter of Stillman and Hannah () Rice, was born 1825 and married (52) Cornelius Carr who was born 1820.

    (17) Chauncey Rice , son of Stillman and Hannah () Rice, was born about 1827 in Cortland Co., NY, and married (53) Margaret C. Ridell. Chauncey died 1 Mar 1883 and was buried in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY. !census information. On the 1865 census, a Charlotte Riddle is listed with the family. She is age 63 and born in Mass. She is listed as mother, so is probably Margaret's mother.

    Children:

  • 54*Hannah Rice b. 12 Mar 1849
  • 55 Charlotte Rice b.c 1853
  • 56 Jane E. Rice b.c 1859
  • 57 Elinore Rice b.c 1863

    (32) Mervin Rice , son of Jason and Caroline (Weeks) Rice, was born about 1838 and married (58) Martha Etta Cobb who was born about 1844 in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY. Mervin died 23 Nov 1871 and was buried in Upper Cincy Cem, Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 59*Franklin DeWitt Rice b. 30 Oct 1862 d. 13 Apr 1918
  • 60*Nellie May Rice b. 2 Aug 1869 d. 25 Aug 1904

    (33) Albert Rice , son of Jason and Caroline (Weeks) Rice, was born 28 Aug 1840 in Solon, now Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Albert died 26 Mar 1910 and was buried in Upper Cincy Cem, Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    (36) Francelia Annette Rice , daughter of Joseph and Harriet A. (Coleman) Rice, was born 1844 and married (61) John Henry Loope who was born 25 Feb 1835. Francelia Annette died in IL. John Henry died 6 Feb 1860 and was buried in Taylor Rural Cem, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 62*Frank Loope b. 7 May 1865 d. 13 Feb 1942

    (37) William Andrew Rice , son of Joseph and Harriet A. (Coleman) Rice, was born 14 Nov 1846 in Solon, now Taylor, Cortland Co., NY.

    (38) Ira DeForrest Rice , son of Joseph and Harriet A. (Coleman) Rice, was born 25 Sep 1851 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Ira DeForrest died in WS.

    (45) Clarence Rice , son of Joseph and Frances Evaline (Price) Rice, was born about 1859. Clarence died 11 Dec 1862 and was buried in Taylor Rural Cem, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY.

    (54) Hannah Rice , daughter of Chauncey and Margaret C. (Ridell) Rice, was born 12 Mar 1849 in Solon, Cortland Co., NY, and married about 1864/1865, (63) Isaac Hall who was born about 1841 in Chenango Co., NY.

    (59) Franklin DeWitt Rice , son of Mervin and Martha Etta (Cobb) Rice, was born 30 Oct 1862 in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY, and married 29 Aug 1891, (64) Etta M. Jipson who was born Aug 1870 in Union Valley, Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Franklin DeWitt died 13 Apr 1918.

    Children:

  • 65*Walter Jason Rice b. Jul 1894

    (60) Nellie May Rice , daughter of Mervin and Martha Etta (Cobb) Rice, was born 2 Aug 1869 and married (66) Glenn John Weaver who was born 28 Jan 1874 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Nellie May died 25 Aug 1904. Weaver Family by Lucius Weaver, 1928, p. 510, #553, I.

    Children:

  • 67*Jessica Marie Weaver b. 3 Nov 1900 d. 25 Apr 1975

    (62) Frank Loope , son of John Henry and Francelia Annette (Rice) Loope, was born 7 May 1865 and married 8 Jan 1904, (68) Nellie Blashfield Fiske who was born 1873. Frank died 13 Feb 1942. Nellie Blashfield died 29 Oct 1921.

    Children:

  • 69*Kenneth Rice Loope b. 9 Jan 1905 d. 1968

    He also married (70) Jessie Jackson, Mrs..

    He also married (71) Alice Widger.

    (65) Walter Jason Rice , son of Franklin DeWitt and Etta M. (Jipson) Rice, was born Jul 1894 in NY, and married (72) Velora Inez Elliott.

    Children:

  • 73*Inez Orel Rice b. 27 Jan 1917

    He also married (74) Jennie Eliza Gunsellus who was born 8 Jul 1899 in Beech Ck, PA. Jennie Eliza died 18 May 1961 in Cortland, Cortland Co., NY and was buried in Glenwood Cem, Homer, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 75*William Franklin Rice b. 9 Mar 1922 d. 16 Feb 1990
  • 76*Pauline Naomi Rice b. 16 May 1923
  • 77 Robert DeWitt Rice b.c 1926
  • 78*Frank DeWitt Rice b. 12 Mar 1928 d. 12 Mar 1928
  • 79*Ona Jean Rice b. 4 Jul 1929 d. 1 Nov 1994
  • 80*Evelyn Alberta Rice b. 24 Apr 1931
  • 81*Leonard Leroy Rice b. 11 Feb 1935 d. Jun 1935
  • 82*Donald Dewayne Rice b. 30 May 1939

    (67) Jessica Marie Weaver , daughter of Glenn John and Nellie May (Rice) Weaver, was born 3 Nov 1900 in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY, and married 17 Jan 1925, (83) Arthur Leon Bussman. Jessica Marie died 25 Apr 1975.

    (69) Kenneth Rice Loope , son of Frank and Nellie Blashfield (Fiske) Loope, was born 9 Jan 1905 and married (84) Rachel L. Townsend who was born 16 Apr 1903 in Cortland, Cortland Co., NY. Kenneth Rice died 1968. Rachel L. died 2 Aug 1995 in Care Center, Cortland, Cortland Co., NY and was buried in Cortland Rural C, Cortland, Cortland Co., NY.

    Children:

  • 85*Richard N. Loope b. 11 Apr 1934 d. 3 May 1991

    (73) Inez Orel Rice , daughter of Walter Jason and Velora Inez (Elliott) Rice, was born 27 Jan 1917 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (86) Matthew Schmidt.

    (75) William Franklin Rice , son of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 9 Mar 1922 in Beakmantown, and married (87) Pauline. William Franklin died 16 Feb 1990 in CMH, Cortland, Cortland Co., NY.

    (76) Pauline Naomi Rice , daughter of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 16 May 1923 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (90) Glendon E. Sr. Edgar, "Tex" who was born 14 Oct 1921 in New Marshfield, OH. Glendon E. Sr., "Tex" died 1 Apr 1990 in CMH, Cortland, Cortland Co., NY and was buried in Glenwood Cem, Homer, Cortland Co., NY. Retired electrician from Cornell Univ, vet of WWII, US Navy

    (78) Frank DeWitt Rice , son of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 12 Mar 1928 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Frank DeWitt died 12 Mar 1928 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY and was buried in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    (79) Ona Jean Rice , daughter of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 4 Jul 1929 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (95) Roland C. Ward. Ona Jean died 1 Nov 1994 in at dau's, McGraw, Cortland Co., NY and was buried in Rural Cem, Groton, Tompkins Co., NY. Roland C. died 1980 and was buried in Rural Cem, Groton, Tompkins Co., NY.

    (80) Evelyn Alberta Rice , daughter of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 24 Apr 1931 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, and married (104) Williams.

    (81) Leonard Leroy Rice , son of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 11 Feb 1935 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Leonard Leroy died Jun 1935 and was buried in Cincinnatus, Cortland Co., NY.

    (82) Donald Dewayne Rice , son of Walter Jason and Jennie Eliza (Gunsellus) Rice, was born 30 May 1939 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY.

    (85) Richard N. Loope , son of Kenneth Rice and Rachel L. (Townsend) Loope, was born 11 Apr 1934 in Cortland, Cortland Co., NY, and married (105) Norma Kenrick. Richard N. died 3 May 1991 in at home, Greensboro, NC.


    Data compiled by David C Crankshaw, Rebecca Lamb and Vicki Hall Titus

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    Created on or before 22 July 98

    LAST UPDATED: Friday, 20-May-2011 22:21:06 MDT

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