John Pierce

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  • Name John Pierce  [1, 2
    Born Most likely, Hingham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Guardianship November 1676  Probably Scituate, Plymouth Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1981  Lange Pierce
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2007 

    Father Michael Pierce,   b. Abt 1615, England - Place definitely unknown (Could be Hingham, Kent; Could be Bristol, York; could be Churston Ferrers, Devon; there is no agreement and no documentation that has been found.) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1676, Near Pawtucket Falls, Rhode Island (present day - Central Falls) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Persis Eames,   b. Abt 1621, Prob. Fordington, Dorsetshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1662, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England (Massachusetts) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years) 
    Married Prob. 1644  Probably Hingham, Massachusetts (Massachusetts Bay Colony) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Notes 
    • From what I understand of the birth of the children of Michael Pierce and Persis Eames, all of the children were born in Hingham, not Scituate. [DLL.]
    Family ID F385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Patience Dobson 
    Married 12 Dec 1683  Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Michael Pierce,   b. 24 Sept 1684, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Pierce,   b. 12 Apr 1686, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jonathan Pierce,   b. 24 Feb 1688, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ruth Pierce,   b. 06 Sept 1689, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jael Pierce,   b. 24 Feb 1692, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. David Pierce,   b. 01 June 1695, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Clothier Pierce,   b. 05 May 1698, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, New England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2007 
    Family ID F745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    •        After the death of Michael Pierce in 1676 in Rhode Island, the Plymouth Colony Court appointed Mr. John Jacob of Hingham as guardian for John Pierce. [JP 01.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S7833] John Pierce; guardianship, Plymouth Court Orders V, p. 213. 1 [JP 01.].

    2. [S7851] Lincoln, George. (1893). History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts. Vol. III. Hingham, MA: Published by the Town, pp 108-09. [Reprint: Higginson Book Company, Salem, MA.] [MJP 16.].

    3. [S7425] Torry, Clarence A. (1985). New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing, p. 583. [Intro., Gary B. Roberts; Prepared for publication by Elizabeth P. Bentley.] [MJP 08.].

    4. [S8749] Torry, Clarence A. (2004). New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. [MJP 19.].

    5. [S7842] John Pierce and Patience Dobson; marriage; Vital Records of Scituate Massachusetts to the Year 1850, part 2. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical society, 1956; p. 231. [JP 02.].


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