|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1673|
|Death: ||Sep. 22, 1753|
Note that his stone indicates he died Sept 20 rather than Sept 22 as indicated.
Husband of Mary Stone Rice, married on Feb 10,1701/2 at Sudbury,MA.
Children: Silence Rice King Bond, Adonijah Rice, Jonas Rice Jr, Absalom Rice, and Adonijah Rice.
Note: The stone in the photo posted by J. Musterman is a reproduction. The original stone is in the collection of the Worcester Historical Museum. Advance arrangements are required to view the stone.
Thomas Rice (1625 - 1681)
Mary King Rice (1630 - 1715)
Mary Stone Rice (1677 - 1764)
Silence Rice Bond (1703 - 1763)*
Jonas Rice (1707 - 1793)*
Absalom Rice (1709 - 1781)*
Adonijah Rice (1714 - 1802)*
Thomas Rice (1654 - 1747)*
Mary Rice White Sawyer (1656 - 1733)*
Peter Rice (1658 - 1753)*
Nathaniel Rice (1660 - 1726)*
Sarah Rice Adams-King (1662 - 1742)*
Ephraim Rice (1665 - 1732)*
Gershom Rice (1667 - 1768)*
James Rice (1669 - 1730)*
Frances Rice Allen (1671 - 1767)*
Jonas Rice (1673 - 1753)
His age he was the first setler in Worcester & one of the judges of the inferior court for Worcester
Note: In 1853, all markers in the Old Burial Ground were buried a foot deep over their grave, and the Common was "smoothed over". All markers and inscriptions were carefully recorded before their burial.
Worcester Common Burial Ground
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Steve Barnhoorn
Record added: Jan 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32751775