Mansfield-Perkins Ancestry

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  • ID: I10
  • Name: Lewis Pierce
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: April 15, 1832 in Gorham, Maine
  • Death: January 28, 1915 in Portland, Maine
  • Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine
    See Gravestone
  • Note:
    From the Pierce Genealogy by Frederic
    Beech Pierce of Boston, 1882.

    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
    • Married: June 13, 1860
    1. Has No Children Emily Willis Pierce b: December 11, 1861 in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine
    2. Has No Children Lewis Pierce b: July 12, 1863
    3. Has Children Charlotte Hall Pierce b: July 20, 1864 in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine

    Marriage 2 Mary Bellows Hill b: Septemver 19, 1846
    • Married: December 10, 1874
    1. Has No Children Henry Hill Pierce b: November 7, 1875
    2. Has No Children Thomas L Pierce b: July 6, 1877
    3. Has No Children John A Pierce b: September 4, 1878
    4. Has No Children Mary E Pierce
    5. Has No Children Maurice R Pierce
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