10 December 1882–9 April 1973 (Age 90)
Beadle, South Dakota, United States
When Mary Melissa French was born on 10 December 1882, in Beadle, South Dakota, United States, her father, Samuel Adams French, was 39 and her mother, Mathilda Catherine Smith, was 37. She married George Wesley Pierce on 19 July 1899, in Monona, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Scott Township, Fremont, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 April 1973, in Lake, Montana, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Polson, Lake, Montana, United States.
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