From the Pierce Genealogy by Frederic
Lewis Pierce, LLB, the son of Hon. Josiah Pierce
and Eveline (Lewis) Pierce, was born in Gorham,
was graduated at Bowdoin College in the class of
1852. After graduation he taught schools for a year
or two in Hollis and Dennysville. He then read law
in Portland, took a course at the Dane Law School,
Harvard University, graduating LLB 1855, and settled
in the profession in Portland, where he now resides.
He has represented the city in the Legislature, has
been Public Administrator for the County of Cumberland,
and has served on the School Committee of Portland.
He is a member of the Historical Society of Maine.
Father: Josiah Pierce b: August 15, 1792 in Baldwin, Cumberland County, Maine
Mother: Evelina Lewis b: November 13, 1795 in Falmouth, Maine
Marriage 1 Emily Hall Willis b: 13 Jun 1837 in Portland, Maine
Marriage 2 Mary Bellows Hill b: Septemver 19, 1846