Infant Pierce

F, (Oct 24, 1924 - Oct 24, 1924)
FatherRichard Pierce b. Dec 13, 1900, d. Nov 20, 1982
MotherAmanda M. Newman b. May 24, 1892, d. Apr 2, 1942
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Infant Pierce died on Oct 24, 1924 at DeWitt County, Texas. She was born on Oct 24, 1924 at DeWitt County, Texas, and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery.

Christopher Wayne Butler

M, (Jul 19, 1965 - Jul 19, 1965)
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Christopher Wayne Butler died on Jul 19, 1965 [death certificate no 42833; died of bilateral atelectosis; informant S. A. Butler Jr, father]. He was born on Jul 19, 1965 at Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas, and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery. He was buried at Nordheim Cemetery, Nordheim.

George Henry Draper

M, (Apr 22, 1912 - )
FatherJoseph Thomas Draper b. 1872
MotherJanie Laurisa Bullard b. 1873
     George Henry Draper was born on Apr 22, 1912 at Loraine, Mitchell County, Texas. He married Margurett M. (Margie) Rice, daughter of Claud Charles Rice and Evaline Bennett, on Jan 25, 1936 at DeWitt County, Texas.

Family

Margurett M. (Margie) Rice b. Apr 17, 1916
Child

David Odie Bowen

M, (Aug 31, 1900 - )
FatherDavid Bowen b. Aug 26, 1876, d. Jan 5, 1923
MotherHermana Magdeline "Maggie" Rice b. May 8, 1876
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Anita Jean Cooper
David "Odie" Bowen
     David Odie Bowen was born on Aug 31, 1900 at DeWitt County, Texas. He married Edna McEntee on Aug 13, 1926.

Family

Edna McEntee
Child

William Wilson Rice

M, (Jan 1, 1835 - Aug 18, 1886)
FatherThomas (McClure) Rice b. 1801, d. Sep 18, 1842
MotherElizabeth Wilson b. 1805, d. Jul 8, 1859
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Anita Jean Cooper
     William Wilson Rice was born on Jan 1, 1835 at Ohio. He married Nancy Ann Baker, daughter of William B. Baker and Vashti White, on Nov 17, 1857 at Guadalupe County, Texas. William Wilson Rice married Cora A Ames on Jan 9, 1877 at DeWitt County, Texas. William Wilson Rice married Mary Ann Cochran, daughter of (?) Cochran, on Nov 5, 1879. William Wilson Rice died on Aug 18, 1886 at DeWitt County, Texas, at age 51.
     He bought his farm the same day, March 4, 1857 side by side to brother Oliver H. Rice in DeWitt County, TX on Mar 4, 1857. The 1860 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on Jun 1, 1860 DeWitt County, Texas; Rice, William W., head, 25, m, farmer, real estate value 252, personal estate value 1,050, born Ohio; Nancy Ann, 17, f, born Alabama; Asa S., 15, m, born Texas; James, 31, m, born Ohio. The 1870 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1870 DeWitt County, Texas; Rice, William W., head, 35/m/w, stockraiser, real estate value 1,000, personal estate value 1,000, born Ohio, Ann, 29/f/w, born Alabama, Thomas, 27/m/w, stockdriver, born Texas, Martha, 23/f/w, born North Carolina, Nannie A., 5/f/w, born Texas, Sidney, 1/f/w, born Texas, Meranda Sermon, 13/f/w, born Louisiana, William Fatheree, 7/m/w, born Texas, Martha F Fatheree, 3/f/w, born Texas, Louise Fatheree, 9/12/f/w, born Texas. He sold 224 acres to Thomas R. Rice; sold 250 acres to Asa S. Rice on Jan 22, 1875. The 1880 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on Jun 1, 1880; head, 45; Mary Ann, wife, 25; Lucinda Fatheree, orphan, 10. W. W. Rice is on the tax rolls as having 302 acres, 4 horses, 100 mules, 60 cattle for a total value of $2,360 in 1885 at DeWitt County, Texas.

Family 1

Nancy Ann Baker b. Jul 31, 1841, d. Dec 9, 1875

Family 2

Cora A Ames d. circa 1878

Family 3

Mary Ann Cochran b. Jul 13, 1855, d. Feb 13, 1905

Nancy Ann Baker

F, (Jul 31, 1841 - Dec 9, 1875)
FatherWilliam B. Baker b. Jan 24, 1804, d. Nov 17, 1870
MotherVashti White b. Jan 22, 1809, d. Jun 14, 1860
     Nancy Ann Baker was born on Jul 31, 1841 at Fayette County, Alabama. She married William Wilson Rice, son of Thomas (McClure) Rice and Elizabeth Wilson, on Nov 17, 1857 at Guadalupe County, Texas. Nancy Ann Rice died on Dec 9, 1875 at age 34.
     Truman Rice told this story: Two men were on the old William Wilson Rice ranch. They had a metal detector and was walking around with it on the ground. The metal detector sounded. they dug down into the ground and found a large old oak log that had been hollowed out. Inside the log was the skeleton of a woman. She had a gold locket around her neck. This was believed the burial ground of William Wilson Rice's first wife, Nancy Ann Baker. The men left everything alone and reburied the remains.

Family

William Wilson Rice b. Jan 1, 1835, d. Aug 18, 1886

Cora A Ames

F, ( - circa 1878)
     Cora A Ames married William Wilson Rice, son of Thomas (McClure) Rice and Elizabeth Wilson, on Jan 9, 1877 at DeWitt County, Texas. Cora A Rice died circa 1878.

Family

William Wilson Rice b. Jan 1, 1835, d. Aug 18, 1886

Mary Ann Cochran

F, (Jul 13, 1855 - Feb 13, 1905)
Father(?) Cochran
     Mary Ann Cochran was born on Jul 13, 1855 at North Carolina. She married William Wilson Rice, son of Thomas (McClure) Rice and Elizabeth Wilson, on Nov 5, 1879. Mary Ann Rice was buried at Alexander Cemetery, DeWitt County, Texas. She died on Feb 13, 1905 at Stratton, DeWitt County, Texas, at age 49 [cause of death- bronchitis; death certificate no 18227] and was buried at Alexander Cemetery.
     The 1900 Federal Census enumerated her as head of household DeWitt County, Texas; Mary A. Rice, b 7-1855 North Carolina; living with brother Robert A. Cochran, b 4-1852, North Carolina.

Family

William Wilson Rice b. Jan 1, 1835, d. Aug 18, 1886

John Karl

M, (Apr 1, 1818 - Jun 4, 1874)
     John Karl was buried at Oak Grove Cemetery, Yoakum, DeWitt County, Texas. He was born on Apr 1, 1818 at Baden-Baden, Germany. He married Victoria März. John Karl died on Jun 4, 1874 at Oak Grove Cemetery at age 56.

Family

Victoria März b. Sep 1, 1820, d. Apr 23, 1896
Children

Victoria März

F, (Sep 1, 1820 - Apr 23, 1896)
     Victoria März was born on Sep 1, 1820 at Prussia. She married John Karl. Victoria März died on Apr 23, 1896 at Yoakum, De Witt County, Texas, at age 75.

Family

John Karl b. Apr 1, 1818, d. Jun 4, 1874
Children

Marian Jean Rice

F, (Aug 29, 1927 - )
FatherEugene Herman Rice b. Sep 16, 1894, d. Aug 1, 1960
MotherDeborah Lorette "Dora" Owen b. Jun 4, 1901, d. Nov 25, 1987
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
Nicole Davis (granddaughter of Marion), Kevil Liljequist (grand nephew of Marion) with Marion Jean Rice Davis.
     Marian Jean Rice was born on Aug 29, 1927 at Yoakum, Texas. She married Edward Allen Davis on Oct 7, 1945 at Yoakum, Texas.

Family

Edward Allen Davis b. Jan 21, 1923, d. Apr 13, 1992

Edward Allen Davis

M, (Jan 21, 1923 - Apr 13, 1992)
     Edward Allen Davis was born on Jan 21, 1923. He married Marian Jean Rice, daughter of Eugene Herman Rice and Deborah Lorette "Dora" Owen, on Oct 7, 1945 at Yoakum, Texas. Edward Allen Davis died on Apr 13, 1992 at age 69.

Family

Marian Jean Rice b. Aug 29, 1927

Virginia Dell Rice

F, (Aug 6, 1932 - )
FatherEugene Herman Rice b. Sep 16, 1894, d. Aug 1, 1960
MotherDeborah Lorette "Dora" Owen b. Jun 4, 1901, d. Nov 25, 1987
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
Virginia Rice and friend, Betty Coleman
     Virginia Dell Rice was born on Aug 6, 1932 at Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas. She married Hans Anton Person on Nov 2, 1950 at Yoakum, Texas.
     Virginia Dell Rice graduated from Yoakum High School, Yoakum, Lavaca County, Texas, in 1948. She was educated at Motlow Community College, Tullahoma, Tennessee. She was a beautician, fabric store clerk and housewife.

Family

Hans Anton Person b. Apr 27, 1919, d. Oct 26, 1994

Elizabeth Dedrick Baker

F, (Sep 3, 1834 - Sep 6, 1916)
FatherWilliam B. Baker b. Jan 24, 1804, d. Nov 17, 1870
MotherVashti White b. Jan 22, 1809, d. Jun 14, 1860
     Elizabeth Dedrick Baker was born on Sep 3, 1834 at Fayette County, Alabama. She married Joseph Austin Newman, son of Joseph Newman and Rachel Rabb, on Jul 18, 1852 at DeWitt County, Texas. Elizabeth Dedrick Newman died on Sep 6, 1916 at Sommervell County, Texas, at age 82. She was buried at Post Oak Cemetery, Sommervell County, Texas.

Family

Joseph Austin Newman b. Oct 2, 1827, d. Nov 19, 1872
Children

William Newman

M, (circa 1886 - circa 1889)
FatherJames Milton Newman b. Oct 16, 1859, d. May 9, 1938
MotherMary Elizabeth Rice b. May 17, 1866, d. Sep 6, 1897
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     William Newman was born circa 1886. He died circa 1889 of influenza.

Isaac Elmer Creek

M, (Mar 4, 1879 - Jul 15, 1968)
FatherJimmie Lee Creek d. circa 1892
MotherJulia Reams d. circa 1882
     Isaac Elmer Creek was born on Mar 4, 1879 at New Carthage, Missouri. He married Estella Elizabeth Newman, daughter of James Milton Newman and Mary Elizabeth Rice, on Nov 13, 1904 at Comanche, Comanche County, Texas. Isaac Elmer Creek died on Jul 15, 1968 at Coleman County, Texas, at age 89.
     He served during Spanish-American War between 1898 and 1901 was a Private in Company H, 28 Regt Infantry in the Phillippines.

Family

Estella Elizabeth Newman b. Oct 27, 1885, d. May 30, 1965
Children

Sarah Melvina Elam

F, (Jan 12, 1889 - Mar 2, 1980)
FatherGeorge Washington Elam
MotherMartha Jane Howard
     Sarah Melvina Elam was born on Jan 12, 1889 at Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas. She married George Washington "Bud" Newman, son of James Milton Newman and Mary Elizabeth Rice, on Jan 1, 1907 at Vandyke, Comanche County, Texas. Sarah Melvina Elam was buried on Mar 2, 1980 at Colony Hill, Taylor County, Texas. She died on Mar 2, 1980 at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 91.

Family

George Washington "Bud" Newman b. Jan 31, 1888, d. Nov 8, 1975
Children

Nathan Carrell Harrell

M, (May 18, 1885 - Jan 20, 1964)
     Nathan Carrell Harrell was born on May 18, 1885. He married Sarah Evelyn Newman, daughter of James Milton Newman and Mary Elizabeth Rice, on Jan 21, 1909 at Runnels County, Texas. Nathan Carrell Harrell died on Jan 20, 1964 at Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas, at age 78.

Family

Sarah Evelyn Newman b. May 5, 1891, d. May 27, 1980
Children