Person:Jonathan Pearce (4)

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Jonathan Nichols Pearce
m. 23 May 1795
  1. William Pearce1796 - 1798
  2. Jonathan Nichols Pearce1797 - aft 1850
  3. Mary Pearce1800 - aft 1820
  4. William Pearce1801 - aft 1850
  5. Frances Pearce1803 -
  6. Samuel Pearce1807 - aft 1820
  7. Jane Pearce1808 - 1887
  8. James Pearce1811 - 1886
Facts and Events
Name Jonathan Nichols Pearce
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 16 Jul 1797 Truro, Cornwall, England(probable loc)
Christening[1][2] 2 Aug 1797 Truro, Cornwall, EnglandSt. Mary's
Death? aft 1850 Virginia, United States(probable loc)

His family moved from Truro, England to Petersburg, Virginia sometime between 1811 and 1820. In the 1820 census, at age 23, he is with his parents in Petersburg.

Ancestry.com has an index for a Jonathan N. Pearce marrying an Agnes F. W. Morgan on 8 Oct 1840 in Richmond, VA. The 1850 US Census has a family for a Jonathan A.[sic] Pearce, age 53, born in England, with wife Agnes (40), and children Hannah (9), Jane (7), Daniel (3), and Charles (infant). They are in South West District, Rockbridge, VA.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Gay, Susan Elizabeth, and Devon and Cornwall Record Society. The Register of marriages, baptisms & burials of the parish of St. Mary, Truro, Co. Cornwall, 1597 to 1837. (Exeter: Devon and Cornwall Record Society, 1940).
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