Tag Archives: Pearce

William J. Jones

William J. Jones
b. 13 January 1856, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, to Nathaniel and Sarah (Brown) Jones
d. 23 December 1933, Everett, Snohomish County, Washington

m. 10 July 1877, Vigo County, Indiana
Florence Belle Pierce/Pearce
b. 21 June 1858, Riley Township, Vigo County, Indiana
d. 28 February 1947, Everett, Snohomish County, Washington

Children with Florence Bell Pierce/Pearce:
• Victoria (b. 1878)
• Nellie (b. 1880)
• Sylvia (b. 1886)
• Charles (b. 1889)
• Lulu May (b. 1891)

The family left Riley Township, Vigo County, in 1906 to homestead in Hettinger County, North Dakota. In about 1925, the parents and some of their daughters went to Los Angeles County, California, where they remained until about 1930 when they moved to Everett, Snohomish County, Washington.

Submitted by:
Jeanne Clement Oates
Lake Stevens WA

Isaac F Donham

Isaac F Donham
b. 8 April 1840, Vigo County, Indiana, to Nathaniel (1811-1849) and Mary M. (Lee) Donham
d. 20 July 1919, Caldwell, Sumner County, Kansas

m/1. 31 March 1864, Clermont County, Ohio
Elizabeth Donham
b. 4 September 1840, Clermont County, Ohio, to Nathaniel (1818-1881) and Mary (Swem) Donham
d. 30 April 1898, Corbin, Sumner County, Kansas

m/2. after 1898
Jane Pearce

Children with Elizabeth Donham:

  • Cyrus Clayton (1866–1935) married Oakey S. Simons
  • Edger Benton (1868–1949) married Jessie F. Atkinson
  • Hallie (1870–1940) married Charles H. Coffelt
  • Nathaniel (1873–1906) married Alma [–?–]
  • Burlin (1882–1962) married (1) Eva May Pearce, (2) Pearl Edna Watts

The family lived in Riley Township, Vigo County, Indiana, before they emigrated in 1885.

Submitted by:
Carol Chaplin Milbourn
Roanoke VA