Andrew T. Pierce

16 June 1793–22 June 1840 (Age 47)
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Andrew T.

When Andrew T. Pierce was born on 16 June 1793, in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Stephen Pearce, was 39 and his mother, Abigail Taylor, was 34. He married Harriet S Hale in 1820. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 22 June 1840, at the age of 47, and was buried in Sangerfield Cemetery, Sangerfield, Sangerfield, Oneida, New York, United States.

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Andrew T. Pierce
Harriet S Hale
Marriage: 1820
Randolf H. Pearce
Harriet C. Pearce
Wellington C Pierce
Helen J Pierce
Albert A. Pierce

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 4

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 15

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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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Sources (2)

  • Andrew Taylor Pierce, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Andrew T. Pearce, "Find A Grave Index"

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