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Ellen Rice (Sellars)

Also Known As: "Elender", "Nellie"
Birthdate: (58)
Birthplace: Barnwell, Barnwell, SC, USA
Death: November 6, 1889 (58)
Place of Burial: Du Pont, Clinch County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Darley Sellers and Jane Sellars
Wife of John Guess Rice
Mother of Phoebe Rice; Artemus Rice and Lucretia Hughes

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About Ellen Rice

William Hughes settled in this county about 1840 He was born in South Carolina September 5th 18 12 He was married twice He had several children Mr Hughes and his wife were murdered and robbed by three negroes late in the afternoon of November 6th 1889 They were killed with axes The negroes were captured and two of them hung while another was killed resisting arrest This was the most brutal murder ever perpetrated in Clinch County

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Ellen Rice's Timeline

1830
November 24, 1830
Barnwell, Barnwell, SC, USA
1848
January 10, 1848
Age 17
Clinch, Georgia, United States
1855
September 26, 1855
Age 24
1858
February 25, 1858
Age 27
1889
November 6, 1889
Age 58
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Du Pont, Clinch County, Georgia, United States