Ephraim Rice (1665 - 1732) MP

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Birthplace: Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Managed by: Donald W. Sherman, Jr.
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About Ephraim Rice

Ephraim Rice

  • Birth: Apr 15 1665 - Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  • Parents: Thomas Rice, Mary King
  • Married: Hannah Livermore, Mary Noyes
  • Death: Oct 25 1732 - Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts

Notes

  • when 21, Ephraim inherited land in Sudbury from his father; he also received a grant of land in Worcester for his service in the French and Indian war (but he never lived in Worcester)
  • Military Service: French and Indian War
  • He and his wife are listed on the Edmund Rice monument, as are his parents.

His first wife was Hannah (Livermore) Rice. Daughter of John and Hannah (Grout) Livermore. From this marriage were born 10 children all born in Sudbury:

  1. Hannah, born 5 March 1690 and died July 1704
  2. Ephraim, born 26 September 1693
  3. Mary, born 27 July 1695
  4. Josiah, born 6 September 1696
  5. Grace, born 7 June 1699
  6. Thomas, born 21 March 1702
  7. Gershom, born 17 June 1703
  8. John, born 23 April 1704
  9. Isaac, born June 1710
  10. Hannah, born 31 July 1713

His second wife was Mary (Noyes) Rice, the daughter of Joseph Noyes and Mary (Darvell) Noyes. There were no children from this marriage.

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Ephraim Rice's Timeline

1665
April 15, 1665
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1688
February 22, 1688
Age 22
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1689
March 5, 1689
Age 23
Sudbury MA
1693
September 26, 1693
Age 28
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts
1695
July 27, 1695
Age 30
Sudbury MA
1696
September 6, 1696
Age 31
Sudbury (Middlesex) MA
1699
July 7, 1699
Age 34
Sudbury MA
1701
March 21, 1701
Age 35
Sudbury, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts
1703
June 17, 1703
Age 38
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
1704
April 29, 1704
Age 39
Sudbury MA