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James Pierce

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Birthplace: Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Death: Died in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of James Pierce and Martha Pierce
Husband of Sarah Pierce
Father of Wright Pierce; Stephen Pierce; John Pierce; Ezekiel Pierce; Ichabod Pierce and 4 others
Brother of William Pierce; Susannah Dennis; Martha Tompkins; Giles Pierce; Mary Woodman and 4 others

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About James Pierce

  • American ancestry: giving name and descent, in the male line, of ..., Volume 4 edited by Thomas Patrick Hughes, Frank Munsell
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=hUpkAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA97&lpg=PA97&dq=Peter+Percy+1447&source=bl&ots=S2_Gl0niCw&sig=tk1uKMH-rwMjJmhST2BdoRyq5ew&hl=en&ei=BxjDTLaCHIiusAOyo6XYCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CDEQ6AEwCQ#v=onepage&q=Peter%20Percy%201447&f=false
  • Pg.97
  • PEARCE, WALDO A. of Boston, Mass., b. at Warren, R. I., Mar. 14, 1837 (m. Nov. 29, 1864, Emma C. Webster); son of Abner T. of Santiago, Chile, South America, b. at Llittle Compton, R. I., Oct. 4, 1811, d. at Valparaiso, Chile, Dec. 3, 1864 (m. Sept. 1, 1831, Sarah R. Briggs); son of Thomas of Little Compton, R. I., b. there Sep. 6, 1784, d. there (m. Feb. 26, 1810, Eliphal Tompkins); son of Wright of Little Compton, b. there July 27, 1750, d. there Apr. 8, 1829 (m. 1771 Antrace Sawyer); son of James of Little Compton, b. there Sep. 24, 1719, d. there Sep. 14, 1767 (m. Sep. 14, 1749, Sarah Simmons); son of James of Little Compton, b. there Sep. 4, 1691, d. there Sep. 24, 1755 (m. 1712, Martha Wilbur); son of George of Portsmouth, R. I., b. at Little Compton, July 10, 1662, d. at Portsmouth Aug. 30, 1752 (m. Apr. 7, 1687, Alice Hart); son of Richard of Portsmouth, R. I., b. in England 1615, d. at Portsmouth 1678 (m. 1642, Susannah Wright); son of Richard of Bristol, Eng., who came to America in the ship Lyons commanded by his brother, Capt. William Pearce. At that time the spelling of the name was changed from Percy to Pearce and the record follows back to Peter Percy, b. 1447, son of Ralph.

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James Pierce's Timeline

1719
September 24, 1719
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1749
September 24, 1749
Age 30
Little Compton, Newport, RI
1751
July 27, 1751
Age 31
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1753
December 20, 1753
Age 34
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1755
August 24, 1755
Age 35
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1757
September 30, 1757
Age 38
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1758
1758
Age 38
1760
March 24, 1760
Age 40
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1761
March 21, 1761
Age 41
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1764
1764
Age 44