"22. Ensign John Pierce3 (Thomas2, Thomas1), b. May 7, 1643; m. July 5, 1663, Deborah Convers, b. July 25, 1647. He was a resident of Woburn and was a yeoman. His will was dated Apr. 26, 1716, lodged Friday Apr. 8, 1720, named his Dear and loving wife Deborah, his s. John, Daniel, Ebenezer, James, his dau. Ruth and the ch. of his dau. Deborah Wilson, dec'd, his s. Josiah Exec. Witnesses, Kundul Goodwin, Nathaniel Nickols and Ebenezer Flagg."