James M. Pearce

1852–1952 (Age 99)
Maryland, United States

The Life of James M.

James M. Pearce was born in April 1852, in Maryland, United States. He married Laura Alice Myers in 1882. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died before 1952, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

James M. Pearce
1852–1952
Laura Alice Myers
1859–1959
Marriage: 1882
Bessie M. Pearce
1891–1991
Hazel M. Pearce
1897–1997

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1882
children

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 29

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

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

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

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