Ann Abigale Pierce

22 April 1918–23 April 1994 (Age 76)
Munford, Talladega, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Ann Abigale

When Ann Abigale Pierce was born on 22 April 1918, in Munford, Talladega, Alabama, United States, her father, Andrew J Pierce, was 63 and her mother, Lucy D. Pierce, was 35. She married John Thomas Dabbs Sr. on 10 May 1933, in Talladega, Talladega, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Election Precinct 3 Silver Run, Talladega, Alabama, United States in 1920. She died on 23 April 1994, in Munford, Talladega, Alabama, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Ebenezer Cemetery, Clay, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Dabbs Sr.
Ann Abigale Pierce
Marriage: 10 May 1933
John Thomas Dabbs Jr.
Robert Edward Dabbs
Homer Harlin Dabbs
Francis Roland Dabbs
Frankie Mae Dabbs
Orbie Gene Dabbs Sr.
James Thornton Dabbs

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 May 1933Talladega, Talladega, Alabama, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    Age 2
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    Age 24
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English, Welsh, and Irish: from the Anglo-Norman French and Middle English personal name Piers, Peres, Peris, an Old French nominative of Pierre or Per, the French form of Peter . Pierce is especially frequent in northwestern Wales and Lancashire, while Pearce is the more common spelling in the rest of England. In Ireland Pierce and Pearse represent a shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Piarais ‘son of Piaras’, a Gaelicized form of Piers.Americanized form of some similar-sounding Jewish surname.History: Franklin Pierce (1804–69), 14th president of the US, was born in Hillsborough, NH, on the New England frontier. His English ancestor Thomas Pierce emigrated to Charlestown, MA, in 1633/34.

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Ann Abigale Pierce, in household of Andrew J Pierce, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Ann Abigale Pierce, in entry for Robert Mack Holmes, and Frankie Mae Dabbs Lackey, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
    • Annie Pierce in entry for Francis Roland Dabbs, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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