John H Pearce

1848–12 November 1937 (Age 89)
Minorca, Randolph, Arkansas, United States

The Life of John H

When John H Pearce was born in 1848, in Minorca, Randolph, Arkansas, United States, his father, John Pearce, was 39 and his mother, Nancy Allen, was 37. He married Sarah Frances Taylor on 2 June 1867. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Little Black Township, Randolph, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Missouri, United States in 1870. He died on 12 November 1937, in Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89.

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John H Pearce
Sarah Frances Taylor
Marriage: 2 June 1867
William Riley Pierce
John A. Pierce
James Franklin Pearce

Spouse and Children


    Sarah Frances Taylor


2 June 1867


    William Riley Pierce


    John A. Pierce



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World Events (8)


Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 24

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • John H Pierce in household of John Pierce, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Pierce, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Pearn, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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