Mary Ann Pierce

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Mary Ann Pierce (Pearce)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Haverford, Montgomery, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Unknown Pierce (Pearce) and Unknown Pierce (Pearce)
Wife of William Henry Garrigues
Mother of Samuel P Garrigues

Managed by: LG Garrigues
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About Mary Ann Pierce

Not much is known about Mary Ann Pierce (Pearce), except that the Pearce family were Quakers who settled in Chester County, Pennsylvania.

1681--Edward Pierce part of a group of men granted land by William Penn.

The Pierce family of Chester County lived in Ercildoun, or Fallowfield, an important station of the Underground Railroad, and were known to be abolitionists and Underground Railroad agents during the early to mid 19th century. ("Quaker Participation in the Underground Railroad in Chester County", Sensenig, Goolge Docs.)

Here is an article about Quaker women in the early 19th century:

Photo: Two unidentified 19th century Quaker Women.

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Mary Ann Pierce's Timeline

Philadelphia, PA, USA
December 16, 1828
Age 30
Philadelphia, PA, USA
August 30, 1885
Age 87
Haverford, Montgomery, PA, USA