Abner Pearse

17 January 1774–25 August 1823 (Age 49)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Abner

When Abner Pearse was born on 17 January 1774, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Philip Pearse, was 26 and his mother, Mary Lyons, was 28. He died on 25 August 1823, in his hometown, at the age of 49, and was buried in Smithfield, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philip Pearse
1748–1821
Mary Lyons
1745–1829
Phoebe Pearce
1744–
Nancy Pearce
1767–1851
Rhoda Pearse
1768–1845
Abner Pearse
1774–1823
Mary Ann Pearse
1774–1858
Phebe Pearse
1779–1821
Sarah Pearce
1779–1826

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 2

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 2

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 14

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Pearce .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Last will and testament of Phillip Pearse: Wills, 1784-1917 ; bonds, 1784-1834 ; index to wills, 1784-1949
  • Abner Pearse, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Abner Pearse (1774 - 1823) - Find A Grave Memorial

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