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Isaac E. Rice

Male 1821 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Isaac E. Rice 
    Born 13 Feb 1821  Henry County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I18618  My Genealogy

    Father *Jonathan B. Rice,   b. 30 Apr 1790, Henry County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1872, Kankakee Township, Kankakee County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Reynolds,   b. 13 Apr 1795, Boone County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1833, 38 Y, 5 M, 13 D; Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1812  Henry County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Stevens Stephens,   b. 1818, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Nov 1841  Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Jane Rice,   b. 5 Mar 1843, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1881  (Age 38 years)
     2. Abednigo Rice,   b. 1844, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881  (Age 36 years)
     3. Mahetibal A. Rice,   b. 1849, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hattie C. Rice,   b. Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Son Rice,   b. Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F6711  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Citation: The Indiana GenWeb Project, Copyright ę1997-2007, MontgomeryCounty Website http://ingenweb.org/inmontgomery/; WWW.USGENWEB.COM;Biographies & Obituaries."
      HW Beckwith History of Fountain Co Indiana (1881 - Iddings, Chicago) p271
      "Isaac RICE, merchant and farmer, Newtown, was born in Henry County,Kentucky
      Feb 13, 1821 and was the son of Jonathan and Rebecca REYNOLDS Rice.His father
      was a blacksmith and gunsmith but he was raised a farmer. In 1829 the
      family moved to Indiana and took up their residence in Brown Twp,Montgomery
      Co and in 1841 Mr. Rice came to Richland, this county where hecelebrated
      his marriage with Miss Margaret STEVENS on Nov 4 of the same yar.From that
      time he devoted himself to farming till 1866 when he beganmerchandising in
      Newtown in partnership with his brother, William. He retired in 1875,and
      the following year was elected sheriff of Ft. Co and held the officetwo
      years. He then went to selling goods again with his brother. In thespring
      of 1880 the latter sold his interest to John W. GEBHART. mr. Riceowns 180
      acres of land a mile and a half NW of Newtown valued at $9,000. Hehas
      always stood and still stands faithfully in the ranks of thedemocratic
      party and enjoys the equal respecdt and confidence of friends andopponents.
      He has been in communion in the Baptist church 37 years and his wife35.
      They have buried two sons and a daughter, and have one daughterliving,
      Rebecca Jane, wife of Isaiah JONES."

      "1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Isaac E. Rice
      Age: 29
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
      Birth Place: Kentucky
      Gender: Male
      Home in 1850(City,County,State): Richland, Fountain, Indiana
      Household Members: Name Age
      Issac E. Rice 29 Male, Farmer, Val. 400, KY
      Margaret Rice 32 Female, KY
      Rebecca I. 7 Female, In
      Abednigo 6 Male, In
      Mahetibal A. 1 Female, In
      Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Richland, Fountain,Indiana; Roll: M432_145; Page: 108; Image: 578. Ancestry.com. 1850United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2005."