Searching for information on Rice Harris born in 1845 in IL - where unknown. He is on the 1870 and 1880 Hancock Co. IL census. 1870 has wife listed as Nancy, children Lucinda 6, David S. 4 and Anna N 6 mos. In 1880 his wife is listed as Emily. Other children are Emma N 7, Manerva M 1 and George W. 9 months. Anna was born in KS. Everyone else born in IL. Rice's father was bron in NC and mother in TN.
In Sept 1885 he is listed living in Hancock Co, IL as a grantee of land in Trinity County, Texas to John Childress, Eliza M. Childress and Francis Harris. What is his relationship to these people?