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Joseph Pierson, Jr
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1807
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1880
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Joseph was born, presumably, in Maidenhead Twp., old Hunterdon Co., NJ (now Lawrence Twp., Mercer Co.), where his parents resided. He married Mary Ann Phillips on 3 Mar. 1829. He was referred to as Joseph Jr. during his father's lifetime, and called Joseph Sr. when his own son Joseph was an adult.

He was a carriage trimmer/coach maker. He moved to Trenton as a young man (by 1829), and was living in Bordentown in 1836. He was in Nottingham Twp., Mercer Co., NJ, 1850; in Trenton, Mercer Co., 1860-80. He was living with his daughter and son-in-law Mary and Henry Houghtaling, 1870 & 1880. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Pierson (1774 - 1853)
  Jemima Hart Pierson (1775 - 1872)
  Mary Ann Phillips Pierson (1809 - 1858)*
  Matilda Pierson Nutt (1831 - 1897)*
  Mary E. Pierson Houghtaling (1841 - 1917)*
  Abigail Pierson Carlisle (1843 - 1903)*
  Urias V. Pierson (1846 - 1909)*
  (child) Pierson (1850 - 1850)*
  Abigail Pierson (1796 - 1867)*
  Esther Pierson Reed (1798 - 1882)*
  Hannah Pierson (1800 - 1807)*
  Theodore Pierson (1802 - 1852)*
  Juliet Smith Pierson McGalliard (1804 - 1879)*
  William Pierson (1806 - 1873)*
  Joseph Pierson (1807 - 1880)
  Elizabeth Pierson Blackwell (1810 - 1877)*
  Urias V. Pierson (1813 - 1875)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Heartfelt thanks to Donna Jones for creating this memorial.
Greenwood Cemetery
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Maintained by: Joseph R. Klett
Originally Created by: lulu
Record added: May 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110350624
Joseph Pierson, Jr
Added by: Joseph R. Klett
Joseph Pierson, Jr
Added by: Joseph R. Klett
Joseph Pierson, Jr
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May you rest in peace. (From a nephew, a few times removed.)
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Jan. 14, 2014

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