Eustace Families Association

John Eustice (1844-1900) & Grace Hocking & Sarah Jane Prisk

John Eustice (1844-1902) was born 19 Aug 1844 in Camborne, Cornwall , son of Thomas and Sarah (Hicks) Eustice and nephew of the preceding William. He married 28 May 1865 to Grace Hocking, daughter of Nicholas and Grace (Bennetts) Hocking and had one known child.  John immigrated to America in 1875 and obtained work as a mining engineer.  He settled first in Morris County, New Jersey.  By 1878 he was a widower when he married again in Morris County to Sarah Jane Prisk by whom he had nine children.  About 1884 he moved to Pennsylvania and about  1889 to Iron Mountain and finally about 1890 to Bureau County, Illinois where he died in 1902, age 58 years.

These pages Ronald & Margaret Eustice, 2013