Creator

Date Original

1892-1958

Description

This collection contains pedigree charts, genealogical abstracts, clippings, correspondence, lists, applications, coats of arms, and notes related to the Pierce family, early settlers of Jefferson County, Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Howard Pierce was born at Sherrill, Arkansas, September 25, 1892, the son of John Benjamin Pierce and Columbia Ellen Hudges. He graduated from the University of Arkansas Law School and served as a field clerk with the United States Army during World War I. He was a member of the National Genealogical Society and the Sons of the American Revolution. He married Willie Mae Chapman but they had no children. He died in May 18, 1958, and is buried in Oakland Cemetery, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Jefferson County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00154

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Pierce family history notebooks, MG.00154

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Pierce family history notebooks, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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