Amanda Mary Heath

15 January 1810–22 January 1902 (Age 92)
Windsor, Windsor, Broome, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Amanda Mary

When Amanda Mary Heath was born on 15 January 1810, in Windsor, Windsor, Broome, New York, United States, her father, Isaac Heath III, was 26 and her mother, Roxana Heath, was 30. She married Joseph White Pierce on 16 December 1828, in Windsor, Windsor, Broome, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. She died on 22 January 1902, in Salem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph White Pierce
Amanda Mary Heath
Marriage: 16 December 1828
Elizabeth Pierce
Edwin Pierce
Mary Adeline Pierce
Catherine Amanda Pierce
Joseph Henry Pierce
Roxey Abigail Pierce
George Pierce
Isaac Riley Pierce Sr.
Adelia Delilah Pierce
Lucy Jane Pierce
Julia Ann Manetta Pierce

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1828Windsor, Windsor, Broome, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 17
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 26
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(on the) heath’ (Middle English he(a)th, Old English hǣth) or else a habitational name from any of numerous places called with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin, Ireland, since the late 16th century.

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

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    Story Highlight

    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF ISAAC THOMAS PIERCE (Sept. 2, 1892-Oct. 26, 1978)

    After almost 80 years I think it is about time I should say something about my life. Using the words of Nephi of old, “I was born of goodly parents” and was taught to try to live a good life. …

    Sources (31)

    • Amanda Pierce in household of Joseph W Pierce, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Amanda Heath in entry for Julia Mannetta Hughes, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Amanda Pierce in household of Joseph Pierce, "United States Census, 1870"

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