Gershom Rice +, I

Male 1667 - 1768  (101 years)


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  • Name Gershom Rice +  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
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    Born 9 May 1667  Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11
    • Province of Massachusetts Bay.
    Gender Male 
    Residence Abt. 1697  Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    History … Abt. 1712  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The following year, his brother Gershom, bought a tract from a Boston blacksmith for the "sum of fifty pounds of good silver current money of New England." 
    Residence 1713  Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Early Settler … Aft. 1713  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Province of Massachusetts Bay. He and his brother Jonas commenced the 3rd and permanent settlement of Worcester, two previous settlements being broken up by Indians. 
    Interesting …
    Residence Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1715  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Dec 1768  Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 11
    • Province of Massachusetts Bay.
    Buried Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    • Province of Massachusetts Bay.
    Person ID I240064329789  Our Family Tree
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2021 

    Father Thomas Rice + |,   b. 26 Jan 1625, Stanstead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1681, Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Mary King + |,   b. 22 Feb 1628, Shaftesbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1715, Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F4609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Balcom +,   b. 16 Aug 1672, Charlestown, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1752, Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 1692  Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _SREL unknown 
    Children 
     1. ^ Lieutenant Gershom Rice, II,   b. Abt. 1696, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1781, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     2. Elizabeth Rice,   b. 20 Oct 1698, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 1744  (Age 45 years)
     3. Abishai Rice + #,   b. 16 Oct 1701, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 1792  (Age 90 years)
     4. Sarah Rice,   b. 09 Feb 1703, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1781, Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Matthias Rice,   b. 26 Jan 1707, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ruth Rice,   b. 11 Apr 1710, Groton, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F3558  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1667 - Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1692 - Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Province of Massachusetts Bay. - Abt. 1697 - Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory … - The following year, his brother Gershom, bought a tract from a Boston blacksmith for the "sum of fifty pounds of good silver current money of New England." - Abt. 1712 - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Province of Massachusetts Bay. - 1713 - Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEarly Settler … - Province of Massachusetts Bay. He and his brother Jonas commenced the 3rd and permanent settlement of Worcester, two previous settlements being broken up by Indians. - Aft. 1713 - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Province of Massachusetts Bay. - - Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - In 1715 he was there, and had 80 acres granted to him in 1718. - 1715 - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Dec 1768 - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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