Alfred Peirce

1835–1926 (Age 91)
Middlefield, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Peirce was born in 1835, in Middlefield, Otsego, New York, United States, his father, Benjamin Pierce, was 31 and his mother, Polly Bowen, was 27. He married Harriet L Brown on 9 May 1865. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Smoky Hill Township, Geary, Kansas, United States in 1880. He died in 1926, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Peirce
Harriet L Brown
Marriage: 9 May 1865
Silas Edwin Pierce
Alfred Bowen Pierce
Mary Pierce
Harry Pierce
Madge Pierce
Benjamin Levi Pierce
Marcia Pierce

Spouse and Children

9 May 1865


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 26

Kansas is the 34th state

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Pierce .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • A C Pierce, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alfred Pierce in household of Benjamin Pierce, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Alfred C Pierce, "United States Census, 1880"

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