Person Sheet

Name Mary Dix416,487
Birth May 1639, Watertown, MA
Death 18 Jun 1675, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Father Edward Dix
Mother Jane Wilkerson
1 Abraham Brown416
Birth 1639
Death 1667, Watertown, MA
Marriage 5 Feb 1662, Watertown,MA
Children: son
2 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)
Marriage Sep 1668, Sudbury, MA
Children: Mary (1669-)
Edward (1672-)
Abigail (1673-)
Notes for Abraham (Spouse 1)
He had one child with his wife Mary, but that son died at age 13.
Notes for Samuel (Spouse 2)
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.
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