|1.||James Alexander Rice (Ransom Scroggins Rice1) was born 2 Oct 1835 in Franklin Co., TN, and died 17 May 1899 in Saline Co., IL.
He married Nancy Jane Patillo 20 Nov 1866 in Saline Co., IL, daughter of Felix Grundy Patillo and Eleanor Ellen Roark.
She was born 1 Jan 1849 in IL, and died 8 Sep 1934 in Harrisburg, Saline, IL.
Children of James Alexander Rice and Nancy Jane Patillo are:
| ||2|| i.||Eva A. Rice was born 29 Aug 1867 in Saline Co., IL, and died 28 Jan 1944 in Mt. Pulaski, Logan Co., IL. She married John C. Swinney 3 Jun 1891 in Saline County, Illinois.
He was born 29 Sep 1866 in Equality, Illinois, and died 29 Dec 1942 in Mt. Pulaski, Logan Co., Illinois.
|+||3|| ii.||Katie Rice was born Feb 1869 in Saline Co., IL, and died BEF. 1910.|
| ||4|| iii.||Alberta May Rice was born May 1872 in IL, and died 29 Jun 1952 in Saline Co., Illinois. She married W. Jasper Powers 23 Apr 1895.
He was born Sep 1870 in Indiana, and died 1947.
| ||5|| iv.||Jessie Frances Rice was born 1 Mar 1875 in Saline Co., IL, and died 20 Sep 1929 in Saline Co., IL. She married Horace Penfold, son of Jesse Penfold and Sarah Neff.
He was born Aug 1873 in New Harmony, Indiana, and died 28 Mar 1937 in Saline Co., Illinois.
| ||6|| v.||Arthur Lemuel Rice was born 19 Jun 1880 in Saline Co., IL, and died 8 Mar 1956. He married Carrie Meacham 2 Nov 1912 in Saline Co., Illinois, daughter of William Meacham and Paralee.
She was born Apr 1884 in Kentucky, and died 1973.
| ||7|| vi.||Verna Lee Rice was born 27 May 1883 in Saline Co., IL, and died 14 Mar 1955 in Saline Co., IL. She married Robert Grant Anderson.
He was born 18 Oct 1873, and died 1 Apr 1953.
| ||8|| vii.||Olive Jane Rice was born 25 Oct 1884 in Saline Co., IL, and died 7 Dec 1950 in Shumway, Effingham Co., IL. She married Emery Carr, son of William H. Carr and Emma F. Walter.
He was born 2 Jan 1884, and died Feb 1984 in Effingham, IL.
| ||9|| viii.||Raymond Roscoe Rice was born 27 Jun 1886 in Saline Co., IL, and died 1 Feb 1935 in Saline Co., Illinois. He married Mary Ronda.
She was born Abt. 1886.
| ||10|| ix.||Ruby Myrom Rice was born 1888 in Saline Co., IL, and died 1963.|