New York Family Group Sheet for the Silas E. PIERCE Family


Husband: Silas E. PIERCE
Birthdate: abt 1809 (1)
Birthplace: NY (2)
Death date: 04 Jul 1880 (3)
Place of death: prob. Grand Rapids, Kent Co. MI
Burial: Fulton St. Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI
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Wife: Mary unknown
Birthdate: abt Aug 1801 (4)
Birthplace: MA (2)
Death date: 19 Feb 1872 (5)
Place of death: Grand Rapids, Kent Co. MI
Burial: Fulton St. Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI
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Mother:

CHILDREN

Child No. 1: Silas M. PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate:
Birthplace:
Death date: 18 Apr 182x (8)
Place of death: prob. West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY
Burial: North Bloomfield Cem., West Bloomfield, NY
Marriage date: N/A
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Child No. 2: Porter PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: abt 1824 (6)
Birthplace:
Death date: abt 1824 (7)
Place of death: Rochester, Monroe Co. NY
Burial: Mt. Hope Cem., Rochester, Monroe Co. NY
Marriage date: N/A
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Child No. 3: Mary Eliza PIERCE
Sex: F
Birthdate: abt 1825 (9)
Birthplace:
Death date: 21 Nov 1867 (10)
Place of death: prob. Grand Rapids, Kent Co. MI
Burial: Fulton St. Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI
Marriage date: N/A
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Child No. 4: Frederick A. PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: abt 1827 (11)
Birthplace: NY (2)
Death date: 28 Sep 1864 (12)
Place of death: Washington, D. C.
Burial: Mt. Hope Cem., Rochester, Monroe Co. NY
Marriage date: N/A
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Child No. 5: Byron R. PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1829 (3)
Birthplace: NY (2)
Death date: 1924 (3)
Place of death:
Burial: Fulton St. Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI
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Spouse's name: Abbie J. Evans

Child No. 6: Amelia C. PIERCE
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1834 (3)
Birthplace: NY (2)
Death date: 1905 (3)
Place of death:
Burial: Fulton St. Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI
Marriage date: 15 May 1851 (13)
Marriage place: West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY
Spouse's name: Henry Cook Grout

Child No. 7: Edwin PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: abt 1836 (14)
Birthplace: NY (2)
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Child No. 8: Charlotte N. PIERCE
Sex: F
Birthdate:
Birthplace:
Death date: 09 Mar 1837 (15)
Place of death: prob. West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY
Burial: North Bloomfield Cem., West Bloomfield, NY
Marriage date: N/A
Marriage place:
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Child No. 9: Silas R. PIERCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: abt 1842 (16)
Birthplace: NY (2)
Death date:
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Documentation:
Birth order of the children is unknown.
(1) Calculated from his age at death: 70y
(2) Per 1850 census for West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY
(3) Date on gravestone
(4) Calculated from her age at death: 71y 6m
(5) Union & Advertiser, Rochester NY, 23 Feb 1872
(6) Calculated from his age at death: 23y 6m 19d
(7) Evangelical Magazine & Gospel Advocate, Utica NY, 28 May 1848 (a Universalist newspaper). Porter was tragically murdered abt 25 Jan 1848 and his body was found in the Genesee River in the spring.
(8) The last numeral of his death date on his gravestone is illegible. He died at age 5 months.
(9) Calculated from her age at death: 42y
(10) From an unidentified newspaper obituary in the files of the First Universalist Church in Rochester, Monroe Co. NY. The obituary begins "In this city..." and probably is from Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI.
(11) Calculated from his age at death: 37y
(12) Date on gravestone and death notice in Union & Advertiser, Rochester NY, 04 Oct 1864. He died "serving his country" in the Civil War.
(13) From the original record of Rev. George Washington Montgomery of Rochester, NY
(14) Calculated from his age in 1850 census for West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY: 14 years
(15) Her age at death on her gravestone is nearly illegible.  apparently it reads either 10 years or 10 months, and 19 days.
(16) Calculated from his age in the 1850 census for West Bloomfield, Ontario Co. NY: 8 years.

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