Langworthy Pearce

12 December 1747–4 August 1833 (Age 85)
Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Langworthy

When Langworthy Pearce was born on 12 December 1747, in Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Daniel Pearce III, was 30 and his mother, Mary Langworthy, was 26. He married Eunice Austin in 1761, in Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Rhode Island, Contra Costa, California, United States in 1747. He registered for military service in 1831. He died on 4 August 1833, in Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Kingston, Kitsap, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Langworthy Pearce
1747–1833
Eunice Austin
1747–1819
Marriage: 1761
Bowen Pearce
1761–1853
Sarah Pearce
1768–
Eunice Pearce
1770–
Elizabeth Pearce
1772–
Annis Pearce
1773–
John Russell Pearce
1780–1840
James Dickerson Pearce
1783–1866
Langworthy Pearce
1784–1857
Mary Pearce
1785–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1761
Rhode Island, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Sarah Pearce

    Female1743–Female

    Elizabeth Pearce

    Female1744–Female

    Male1745–1833Male

    Daniel Pearce IV

    Male1746–1746Male

    Male1747–1833Male

+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 29

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

Age 29

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 47

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Languathy Pierce, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"
  • Longworthy Pearce, "United States Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872"
  • Langworthy Pearce, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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