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Stephen Nicholas PIERCE

Male 1844 - 1916  (71 years)



  • Name Stephen Nicholas PIERCE  [1, 2
    Born 14 May 1844  , , Meigs County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Night Watchman  [7
    Occupation U.S. Military Civil War Veteran (Union) 
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , Subdivision 22, Meigs County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 6y 
    • He was recorded in the household of William H. Pearce, and he was 6 years old at the time of this census. Tennessee was his reported birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Tennessee, Meigs County, Subdivision 22 [PIERCE, William H.]
    1850 U.S. census, Tennessee, Meigs County, Subdivision 22 [PIERCE, William H.]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  T3S R1E, Blissville Twp., Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Age: 16y 
    • He was recorded in the household of Wm H. Pierce, and was 16 years old at the time of this census. Tennessee was his reported birthplace.
    1860 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, T3SR1E [PIERCE]
    1860 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, T3SR1E [PIERCE]
    Military Service 21 Dec 1863  , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Age: 21y 
    • Illinois Civil War Detail Report

      Name PIERCE, STEPHEN N
      Rank PVT
      Company G
      Unit 13 IL US CAV CON
      Personal Characteristics
      Residence ASHLEY, WASHINGTON CO, IL
      Age 21
      Height 5' 10
      Hair DARK
      Eyes BLUE
      Complexion LIGHT
      Marital Status
      Occupation FARMER
      Nativity TN
      Service Record
      Joined When DEC 21, 1863
      Joined Where ASHLEY, IL
      Joined By Whom CPT ALDEN
      Period 3 YRS
      Muster In JAN 20, 1864
      Muster In Where CAMP BUTLER, IL
      Muster In By Whom
      Muster Out AUG 31, 1865
      Muster Out Where PINE BLUFF, AR
      Muster Out By Whom LTC SCHAUSTE
    • 13 IL US CAV CON[solidated], Company G
    Military Pension 30 Mar 1870  [11
    • Invalid's Pension Appl# 154414; Cert # 172919
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    1870 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1870  , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Age: 26y 
    • He was recorded as head of household and was 26 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "harness maker", and Tennessee was his reported birthplace.
    1870 U.S. census, Illinois, Perry County, Tamoroa [PIERCE, S.M.]
    1870 U.S. census, Illinois, Perry County, Tamoroa [PIERCE, S.M.]
    Military Pension 25 Feb 1907  [11
    • Invalid's Pension Appl# 154414; Cert # 172919
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    Died 7 Apr 1916  , East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Age: 71y 
    • Stephen has two death certificates : 36746 (Stephen N. Pierce) and 36761 (Stephen Nicholas Pierce)
    Buried 10 Apr 1916  Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • plot 360-0210-06-0
    Military Pension 18 Apr 1930  [11
    • Widow's Pension Appl# 1666355; Cert # a6-4-30
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    Civil War Pension Index Card for PIERCE, Steven N.
    FindAGrave
    Person ID I5088  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2018 

    Father William H. PIERCE,   b. 13 Sep 1811, , , Mecklenburg County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1898, , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Nancy A. DAY,   b. 26 Jun 1815, , , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1879, , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1828  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Permelia R. MCGILL,   b. 8 Jul 1849,   d. 20 Jan 1910  (Age 60 years) 
    Count of Children
    Children 
     1. John W. PIERCE,   b. 1869, , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jennie PIERCE,   b. Mar 1870, , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Bell PIERCE,   b. 6 Apr 1880, , Centralia, Marion County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1941, , Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F1901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma [UNKNOWN] 
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F2117  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 May 1844 - , , Meigs County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 6y - 1 Jun 1850 - , Subdivision 22, Meigs County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 16y - 1 Jun 1860 - T3S R1E, Blissville Twp., Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Age: 21y - 21 Dec 1863 - , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1870 U.S. Census - Age: 26y - 1 Jun 1870 - , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 71y - 7 Apr 1916 - , East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Apr 1916 - Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

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    Family of PIERCE, Steven N.
    Family of PIERCE, Steven N.

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I5088&tree=1: accessed 16 October 2018), "Stephen Nicholas PIERCE".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave", database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 26 August 2014), memorial 107753346, Bell Pierce Headley (1880-1941), Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1132] "Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch, (https://familysearch.org : accessed 13 Apr 2013), entry for Stephen Nicholas Pierce, 7 Apr 1916; citing Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1530828. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave", database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 26 August 2014), memorial 86266652, Pvt Stephen N. Pierce (1844-1916), Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia, Marion County, Illinois. (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S619] 1860 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinois, population schedule, Township 3 South, Range 1 East, p. 291 (penned), dwelling 2097, family 2042, Wm H. Pearce household [indexed as "Peerce, Wm H"]; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 May 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 187, (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S970] 1840 U.S. census, Meigs County, Tennessee, no township, p. 228(stamped), line 26, William H. Pierce; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 21 November 2009); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 528, (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S659] 1850 U.S. census, Meigs County, Tennessee, population schedule, Subdivision 22, p. 377 (stamped), p. 753 (penned), dwelling 327, family 327, William H. Pearce household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 May 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 890, (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S1132] "Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch, (https://familysearch.org : accessed 13 Apr 2013), entry for Stephen Nicholas Pierce, 7 Apr 1916; citing Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1530828.. (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S659] 1850 U.S. census, Meigs County, Tennessee, population schedule, Subdivision 22, p. 377 (stamped), p. 753 (penned), dwelling 327, family 327, William H. Pearce household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 May 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 890, (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S619] 1860 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinois, population schedule, Township 3 South, Range 1 East, p. 291 (penned), dwelling 2097, family 2042, Wm H. Pearce household [indexed as "Peerce, Wm H"]; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 May 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 187, (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S895] "Illinois Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls Database," database, Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isaveterans/civilmustersrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), entry for "PIERCE, Steven N.". (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S1074] "Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index," database and digital images, Fold3.com , (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 2011-present), Stephen N. Pierce (13 Ill. Cal., Co. G, Pvt) index card; imaged from Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900, T289 (Washington, D.C. : National Archives, 1949), no roll number cited. (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S660] 1870 U.S. census, Perry County, Illinois, population schedule, Tamaroa, p. 14 (penned), dwelling 115, family 115, S.M. Pearce household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 May 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 268, (Reliability: 3).