Section V  Massey Excursi One Maryland Massey Family by George Langford, Jr. 1901-1996
┬ęCullen G. Langford and George Langford, III, 2010

 
 
Pierce Data Bank

(from GL,Jr's handwritten notes, Page01, Page02, Page03)
  
 
(Added by GL,III from other Data Banks)
 
 
Record Book Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri Court House, December 8, 1934
Index Book #1
Transaction
Type
Book #
Page
Peter Pierce from Jacob Keyser
Deed #152
H
212
R.F. Pierce from P. Pierce
Deed #295
H
212
Peter Pierce from Thomas V.D. Dunn
Land #331
H
212
Robert A. Pierce from John M. Clark
Deed of Trust #2
I
213
Peter Pierce from C.H. Smith
Deed #75
I
213
R.A. Pierce to M. Moseley
Deed #157
L
216
Peter Pierce from William Harvey
Deed of Trust #446 L
216
Peter Pierce from William Douglass
Deed of Trust #485 O
218
Pierce & Greenlease to Henry R. Walker, trustee
Deed of Trust #494 O
218
Peter Pierce from John McPherson
Release #223
P
219
Deed Book #H
Transaction Page
November 4, 1840: Peter Pierce buys 400 acres from Jacob Keyser & Susan Francis, his wife, for $120.00. It's the SE Quarter of the SE Quarter of Section 31 of Township  47, Range 17.
212
January 4, 1811: Peter Pierce sells the above land to Robert A. Pierce for $95.00.
295
June 30, 1841: Peter Pierce given authority to sell several lots in Boonville by Thomas V. Dunn.
331
Deed Book #I
Transaction
Page
May 19, 1842: Peter Pierce buys for $2,000.00 from Charles V. Smith & Rebecca, his wife, lots $212 & #213, the bounds of which are Morgan Street & East line of 4th Street; thence South 150 feet to an alley; thence east 180 feet to an alley; thence North 150 feet to Morgan Street; thence West 180 feet to the beginning.
175
Deed Book #L
Transaction
Page
June 14, 1847: Peter Pierce sells William Henry a dark brown house, 6 to 8 years old, for $65.00
446
Deed Book #O
Transaction
Page
June 4, 1850: Peter Pierce lends William Douglass $311.10 on Douglass's law library.
485
April 27, 1850: Peter Pierce & Charles H.F. Green lease buy for $495.00 one slave man from Henry R. Walker.
494
Deed Book #P
Transaction
Page
June 5, 1851: Peter Pierce & wife executed a Deed February 4, 1842 (Deed Book #I), satisfaction of which is acknowledged by John McPherson.
223
Deed Index #2
Transaction
Type
Book #
Page
Peter Pierce - J.L. Stephens
Deed of Trust #49
C
195
Mortgage Record Book #C
Transaction
Page
February 15, 1850: Peter Pierce deeds to J.L. Stephens Lots No.'s 118 & 119 where Pierce lives for $824.35.
49

Walnut Hill Cemetery, Boonville, Missouri, December 8, 1934
Pierce Lot #138 - adjoining Withers Lot #119
Large new stone: Peter Pierce 1794-1871
Maria H. Massey 1821-1864

Eliza J. Pierce 1794-1871
Adelaide Gillam 1798-1872

PIERCE
MASSEY
Six small, old-fashioned stones without inscriptions.

Fayette Court House, Howard County, Missouri, December 8, 1934
Grantees Index Book #1:
Transaction
Book #
Page
Thomas Pearce & Thomas Lime: from William Brown
F
226
Thomas Pearce & Thomas Lime: Patent
G
55
Elizabeth A. Pierce (wife of Charles S. Pierce) from C. Morrow
R
573

Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri Court House, December 8, 1934
History of Cooper County, Missouri - Johnson:
Peter Pierce: Proprietor of the City Hotel between 1840 & 1850


Boonville, Missouri, December 8, 1934
Newspaper clippings indexed by Charles Raversway, Raversway Clinic, J.C. Penney Building:
Peter Pierce:
1842: In Boonville Directory.
1844 to 1846: Proprietor of "Mansion House"located on the N.E. corner of Morgan & 6th Street.
1857: Member of Thespian Society.

Elizabeth J.W. Pierce:
November 7, 1842: Member in good standing of the M.E. Church.


Harper Library, University of Chicago, February 24, 1938
Virginia Historical Index, Swem - F221/.S93:
Peter Pearce 30V342
Vol.2, p.408
Peter Pierce 7H243 26W(1)108
Vol.2, p.440


New England Historical & Genealogical Society Book, March 3, 1941
W.F. Boogher: Gleanings of Virginia History, Washington, 1903:
August 1788, Prince William County, Virginia: Trooper Peter Pierce received 1,320 pounds of tobacco for militia services in Major John Frogg's company.
p.98


New England Historical & Genealogical Society Book, June 13, 1942
J. Estelle Stewart King: Abstracts of Wills, Administrations & Marriages of Fauquier County, Virginia 1759-1800, 1939:
Peter Pierce (heirs) 70 acres, 1770, Fauquier County rent roll
p.144


New England Historical & Genealogical Society Book, December 17, 1944
A.W. Burns: Virginia Genealogies & County Records, 1941:
Peter Pearce in 1810 Census of Amherst County, Virginia
Vol.4, p.50


New England Historical & Genealogical Society Book, May 30, 1946
Archives of Maryland:
1761: Peter Pierce signs a petition in Prince George's Parish praying for erection of a chapel on Hawlings River, a branch of the Patuxent.
Vol.56, p.507


Added by GL,III from other Data Banks 
 

Source, Link
Person(s)
Data
Withers, p.0121
Peter Pierce
Fauquier Co., Va.: Tax Returns Lists, years 1821-1837
Withers, p.0014
Peter Pierce, Eliza J. Pierce
Walnut Hill Cemetery, Boonville, Mo.: Withers Lot #138; adjoining; gravestone inscriptions
Withers, p.0032
Eliza Jane Matilda Hawkins Withers
Widow of Daniel Withers; Second wife of Peter Pierce, in Fauquier Co., Va: Marriage Bonds & Returns; Vol.5, p.60
Withers, p.0033
Withers, p.0307
Eliza J. Pierce & Peter Pierce
28 Aug.1835, Fauquier Co., Va. Deed Book: "I, Pickett Withers, Admin. de Bonis non with the Will attached of James Withers, deceased ... for $550.00 sell to Eliza J. Pierce, wife of Peter Pierce, and Adelaide G. Withers, Maria Withers, and John S. Withers, children of Daniel Withers, deceased, a negro man slave named Moses ... 1/3rd to Eliza J. Pierce for her lifetime ... 2/3rds to the three children."
Pickett Withers
Withers, p.0035

Peter Pierce
4 Nov.1840:  Boonville, Cooper Co., Mo.: Deed Book H, p.212: Purchases for $120.00, a 40 acre tract from Jacob Keyser and Susan Francis, his wife. (also on p.0001 in this Data Bank)
Withers, p.0334
Eliza J. Pierce & Peter Pierce Tax records of Eliza J.M. Withers in Fauquier county before their marriage on September 17, 1834.
Withers, p.0301, p.0302
Peter Pierce
Fauquier County Court records, March 15, 1830, regarding a 315-acre tract of land bought by Pierce.
Withers, p.0305A, p.0306
Peter Pierce and wife Eliza J.M. Pierce Fauquier County Deed dated May 3, 1837 for a 234+ acre tract of land held in trust by Absalom Hickerson for the use of Eliza J.M. Withers and her minor children Adilaide Withers, Maria Withers, and John Scott Withers ... then sold by Peter Pierce and wife Eliza J.M. (Withers) Pierce to Robert Armistead; the document gives the married name of the daughter Adelaide as Greenlease (Charles H.F. Greenlease).
Massey Data Bank
Thomas Pearce
Archives of Maryland deed JNG:5:55: A tract called Chance and Chester Grove (123 acres) was deeded by Thomas Pearce to William S. Cooper dated July 25, 1816.
Allied Families, p.0544
Peter Pierce and Eliza J.M. Pierce
GL,Jr. Notes: Deeds 1840-1870 w/r to Peter Pierce; Peter Pierce as proprietor of City Hotel 1840-1850 and Mansion House; and Eliza Jane Matilda Pierce, in 1842 a member in good standing of a church.
1810 Census of Amherst County, Virginia
Peter Pearce
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