William Pearce

1744–18 March 1806 (Age 62)
Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of William

When William Pearce was born in 1744, in Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, William Pearce, was 32 and his mother, Mary Crawford, was 28. He married Elizabeth Putnam about 1770, in Monkton, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 18 March 1806, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Saint James of My Ladys Manor Cemetery, Monkton, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Pearce
1744–1806
Elizabeth Putnam
1748–1844
Marriage: about 1770
Thomas Pearce
1772–1856
Pallatia Pearce
1780–1847
William Pearce Sr.
1775–1835
Joseph Pearce
1781–1837
John Putnam Pearce
1784–1861
Phillip Pearce
1785–1861
Elizabeth Pearce
1786–1836
Joshua Pearce
1787–1827

Spouse and Children

    Male1744–1806Male

    Elizabeth Putnam

    Female1748–1844Female

MARRIAGE
about 1770
Monkton, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
children

(8)

    Thomas Pearce

    Male1772–1856Male

    William Pearce Sr.

    Male1775–1835Male

    Pallatia Pearce

    Female1780–1847Female

    Joseph Pearce

    Male1781–1837Male

    John Putnam Pearce

    Male1784–1861Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 32

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 32

Maryland is the 7th state.
1781

Age 37

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.

Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Pearce, "United States Census, 1790"
  • William Pearce, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Maryland, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1772-1890

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