Lillie Frances Pearce

27 August 1900–20 August 1974 (Age 74)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lillie Frances

When Lillie Frances Pearce was born on 27 August 1900, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Charles A Pearce, was 35 and her mother, Alice Phillips, was 24. She married Ivey Owen Pearce on 25 April 1918, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Franklin, North Carolina, United States in 1974. She died on 20 August 1974, in Butner, Granville, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Pearce Baptist Cemetery, Pearces, Franklin, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ivey Owen Pearce
Lillie Frances Pearce
Marriage: 25 April 1918
Mary Alice Pearce
Doris Pearce
Delores P May

Spouse and Children

25 April 1918
North Carolina, United States



    Doris Pearce


    Delores P May


Parents and Siblings

    Charles A Pearce


    Alice Phillips




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 18

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 20

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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)

  • Lillie T Pierce in household of Charley A Pierce, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lilly Pearce in household of Ivy O Pearce, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lilly F Pearce in household of Ivey O Pearce, "United States Census, 1930"

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