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Name Samuel Rice486,487
Birth Nov 1634, Barkhamstead, Hertfordshire, England
Christen 12 Nov 1634, Barkhamstead, Hertfordshire, England
Death 25 Feb 1684/1685, Marlborough, Massachusetts
Father Edmund Rice (ca1594-1663)
Mother Thomasine Frost (1600-1654)
Spouses:
1 Elizabeth King416,487
Death Oct 1667, Sudbury, Massachusetts
Burial 30 Oct 1667, Sudbury, Massachusetts
Father Thomas King
Mother Anne Collins
Marriage 8 Nov 1655, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Children: Elizabeth (1656-1727)
Hannah (1658-1747)
Joshua (1661-1734)
Edmund (1663-ca1726)
Esther (1665-1737)
Samuel (1667-1713)
2 Mary Dix416,487
Birth May 1639, Watertown, MA
Death 18 Jun 1675, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Father Edward Dix
Mother Jane Wilkerson
Marriage Sep 1668, Sudbury, MA
Children: Mary (1669-)
Edward (1672-)
Abigail (1673-)
3 Sarah White416,488
Birth Apr 1643, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Christen 9 Apr 1643, Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Death aft 7 Apr 1685
Father John White
Mother Joane West
Marriage 13 Dec 1676, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Children: Joseph (1678-)
Notes for Samuel Rice
He was 32 years old on 2 May 1666 according to his testimony on that date in a court case in Cambridge. He later lived in Sudbury and Marlborough. He and his second wife wer in Concord in 1675 when the latter died. They had probably moved there for greater safety during the fighting with the Indians.

"Samuel Rice and Stephen Hosmer motion to court, 1676, that James Hosmer, Jr. of Concord, being slayne by Indians, and said Rice having m. his widow, that his estate may be settled."

Samuel's will was dated 10 February 1684 and proved 7 April 1685. His brothers Edward and Joseph Rice were the overseers of the will and the inventory of 6 March 1685 amounted to 349 pounds 2 s. 6 d.

He had six children with his first wife Elizabeth. Incidentally, Samuel, the youngest child with her was given to his "brother and sister King for their own" according to his will.

He had three children with wife Mary. He had one child with wife Sarah.
Notes for Elizabeth (Spouse 1)
She was the sister of Mary King who married Thomas RIce.
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