Katie M. Pierce

14 October 1873–22 September 1876 (Age 2)
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Katie M.

When Katie M. Pierce was born on 14 October 1873, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Levi Luce Pierce, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Ann Doyle, was 21. She died on 22 September 1876, in Vermont, United States, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Levi Luce Pierce
1849–1914
Sarah Ann Doyle
1852–1894
Delia M. Pierce
1871–
Lena May Pierce
1871–1875
Katie M. Pierce
1873–1876
Jennie L. Pierce
1875–1952
Pierce
1878–1878

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World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 3

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English, Welsh, and Irish: from the personal name Piers, the usual Norman vernacular form of Peter . In Wales this represents a patronymic ap Piers. In Ireland it represents a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Piarais ‘son of Piaras’, a Gaelicized form of Piers.2 Americanized form of some similar-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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  • Katie M. Pierce, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Katie M. Pierce, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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