Thomas Henry Bice Family

Thomas Henry BICE was christened on 6 Oct 1840 in St. Allen Parish, Cornwall, England.. He died on 29 November 1911 in Custer, Whatcom County, WA. He was buried in Enterprise Cemetery, Ferndale, Whatcom, WA. Thomas married Lois "Minnie" Almena WHITCOMB daughter of Josiah and Eliza (MILLER) WHITCOMB. Lois was born on 22 July 1858 at Yao Creek, in Dixon County, NE. She died on 22 July 1940 in Bellingham, Whatcom,WA. She was buried in Enterprise Cemetery, Ferndale, WA. Thomas BICE was among the first settlers on California creek. There are several items relating to the Bice/Byce family in the Blaine Journal newspaper extractions elsewhere on this web site.  Thomas BICE Obituary   Lois BICE Obituary


  1. Frank Edward BICE was born on 31 January 1878 near Custer, Whatcom, WA. He died on 26 April 1956 in Bellingham, Whatcom, WA. He was buried on 30 April 1956 in Blaine Cemetery, Blaine, Whatcom, WA Frank married (1) Stella Lillian Olive BANKS, 8 July 1907 at Ferndale, Whatcom, WA. Stella was born in 1888; she died 28 March 1908 in Blaine, Whatcom, WA and was buried in Enterprise Cemetery. Frank married (2) Elsie GOTCHY daughter of Joseph W. GOTCHY [name changed from GAUTHIER] and Angeline M. (LEDUC) GOTCHY. Elsie was born on 20 November 1880 in Eau Pleine, Portage, WI. She died on 20 July 1939 in Blaine, Whatcom, WA. She was buried on 22 July 1939 in Enterprise Cemetery, Custer, Whatcom, WA.  
    Frank BICE Obituary   Olive BICE Obituary

  2. Annie Elizabeth BICE was born on 26 February 1880 near Custer, Whatcom, WA. She died on 3 December 1947 in Bellingham, WA. Annie married (1) 1 August 1898 at Custer, Whatcom, WA, Harry PARCHER, who was born in Port Huron, MI, about 1870, son of Ira and Mary E. (LONG) PARCHER. Harry PARCHER died before September, 1905. Annie married (2) 30 September 1905 at Maple Falls, Whatcom, WA, Edward Warren REED, who was born in Chapin, IL, about 1876,  and was the son of John and Jane (CLARK) REED. Annie married (4) William BAINTER. [Note: A New Westminster, B. C. marriage record exists for Annie Elizabeth BICE and Harry Nelson PARCHER on 3 Jul 1901; also  Annie E. BICE REED and George ANDERSON on 3 Aug 1918.]
    Annie BAINTER Obituary     BICE-PARCHER Wedding

  3. George Nicholas BICE was born on 15 August 1882 near Custer, Whatcom, WA and died 16 August 1967. George married Ora S. WYRICK, 14 October 1908 in Blaine, Whatcom, WA. Ora was born 26 Mar 1883 in Kansas and died 18 August 1951 in Sedro Woolley, Skagit, WA. He also married Susan HAAN who was born about 1893 and died 25 December 1977 in Bellingham, Whatcom, WA; she is buried in Enterprise Cemetery. There were two other marriages but the names are not known.
    Ora (WYRICK) BICE Obituary   Susan (HAAN) BICE Obituary  

  4. Albert Henry (Bert) BICE was born on 19 October 1884 near Custer, Whatcom,WA. He died on 22 January 1968. Albert married in 17 September 1912 in New Westminster, B. C., Canada, Ethel BARRETT who was born 19 August1893 in Chicago, Cook, IL to Horace and Emma J. (SMITH) BARRETT and died 21 May 1995.

  5. Olive May BICE was born on 25 December 1886 at California creek, near Custer, Whatcom,WA. She died on 26 August 1970. Olive married 22 August 1906 at California Creek, near Custer, Whatcom, WA, Sheridan BAINTER, son of James and Elizabeth (STULTS) BAINTER. Sheridan was born  23 October 1872 in Nebraska and died 4 December 1954 in Bellingham, Whatcom, WA. They are buried in Enterprise Cemetery.
    Sheridan "Sherd" BAINTER Obituary  

  6. Alice Maude BICE was born on 22 September 1889 at California creek, near Custer, Whatcom,WA. She died on 2 April 1908 in Custer, Whatcom, WA and was buried in Enterprise Cemetery.  Alice married Harvey DAWSON.
    [Miss Alice BICE who was assisting Mrs. J. Q, HAWKINS at the cook house stole a march on her friends last week by leaving unexpectedly and was married to Harve DAWSON of Pleasant Valley. -Blaine Journal, May 31, 1907]
    Alice (BICE) DAWSON Obituary

  7. Edith Bertha BICE was born on 29 November 1893 near Custer, Whatcom, WA. She died on 19 December 1962. Edith married William Philander HALE on 28 September 1911 at Custer, Whatcom, WA. She married (2) Paul ECKREM and an unknown individual.

  8. William Raymond BICE was born on 21 January 1901 in Custer, Whatcom, WA. He died on 13 January 1981 in Blaine, Whatcom, WA. On 31 Mar 1925 William married Julina BREIDFORD who was born 12 Oct 1905 in Husavik, Canada to August and Margaret (KJERNESTED) BREIDFORD and died 15 Apr 1994 in Blaine, Whatcom, WA.
    William BICE Obituary  

Submitted by Robert Mix and Dolores Bice Clark

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