Pierse Family History

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Pierse Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Pierse Family Origin

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Pierse Family Occupations

What did your Pierse ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pierse ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Butter Merchant

    5%
  • Car Repairer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Butter Merchant and Car Repairer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pierse. The most common Pierse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Pierse's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pierse family was Carpenter.

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Pierse Historical Records

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Pierse Life Expectancy

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Famous Pierse Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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