Shelley, A group of Samuel Rice descendants have gathered lots on this family. We're still looking for parents of Samuel who came to Steuben Co in 1791. You can contact me directly for more. Ruth Tinker Smith PGSmi@aol.com
Descendants of Stephen Rice
Generation No. 1
1. STEPHEN3 RICE (SAMUEL BROWN2, UNKNOWN1) was born 5 Apr 1791 in Addison, Steuben Co, NY (First white child born there.), and died 7 Jun 1871 in Woodhull, Steuben Co, NY Buried Chenango Cemetery, Troupsburg, NY. He married PERMELIA SQUIRES, daughter of JOSIAH SQUIRES and LUCINDA MARTIN. She was born 1797 in Steuben Co, NY, and died 8 Dec 1885.
Children of STEPHEN RICE and PERMELIA SQUIRES are:
i. SAMUEL B.4 RICE, b. Abt. 1822, Ohio; d. 14 Jul 1871; m. LUCY P. UNKNOWN; b. Abt. 1829, NY.
ii. JOHN GEORGE RICE, b. 9 Nov 1831, (Per Brenda father is Stephen); d. 24 May 1903, Woodhull, Steuben Co, NY; m. RUEY E. STRAIT MCCASLIN; b. 8 Dec 1844, Rathbone, NY; d. 1934.
iii. MARIA RICE, b. Abt. 1814, Steuben Co, NY; d. 11 May 1887, Buried Austinburg Cemetery (See Notes of Daniel); m. WILLIAM JORDAN; b. Nov 1807, PA (see 1855 Census in William Notes); d. 28 Jul 1883, Buried Austinburg Cemetery (See Notes of Daniel).
iv. ROBIA RICE, b. 1820, Ohio Had no children; m. CALEB BUTLER.
v. MARINDA RICE, b. 1829, Steuben Co, NY; d. 1908, Town Line Cem, Rathbone, NY; m. MILO CHILSON; b. 1805, Steuben Co, NY; d. 1889, Town Line Cem., Steuben Co, NY.
vi. SOPHRONIA RICE, b. Abt. 1834; d. 26 Mar 1906, Woodhull, NY; m. BUMP.
vii. GEORGE N. RICE, b. Abt. 1825, Ohio (family per notecards Steuben Co Hist Office); d. Bef. Jul 1871; m. SARAH C. UNKNOWN; b. Abt. 1828.