Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Pierces in:
 • Breckenridge Cemetery
 • Breckenridge
 • Stephens County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
James Shiloh Pierce
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 29, 1859
Delta County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1930
Stephens County
Texas, USA

James Shiloh Pierce...Son of Leander Pearce(James changed spelling) and Lydia A. Orme. Leander from Rhea Co, Tennessee. James' mother died not long after his birth and father remarried. James married Laura Irene DeFee in Hunt County, Texas, on 30 Sept. 1879. Know that they had three
daughters and two sons. They later moved to Stephens County, Texas from Hunt Co, Texas. James and wife are both buried in Breckenridge Cemetery...A son, Ed Pierce and his wife Nell are also buried here.
Laura Irene Pierce nee DeFee was a daughter of my Great Grandparents, Green Pinkham DeFee and Margaret Anna DeFee nee Carr.
One daughter, Minnie Lee Houston nee Pierce, is buried in Necessity Cemetery, Stephens Co,TX....Daughter Annie Mae Andrews nee Pierce is buried here in Breckenridge. Another
son, James Oscar Pierce is also buried here. 
Family links: 
  Laura Irene DeFee Pierce (1860 - 1930)*
  Minnie Lee Pierce Houston (1880 - 1909)*
  Ed G. Pierce (1883 - 1939)*
  Annie Mae Pierce Andrews (1889 - 1981)*
  James Oscar Pierce (1893 - 1953)*
  Eula Pierce (1902 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Breckenridge Cemetery
Stephens County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section Q, Lot 11, spaces 4 &5
Created by: Bill Sweeney
Record added: May 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14302421
James Shiloh Pierce
Added by: BECKY K.
James Shiloh Pierce
Added by: Bill Sweeney
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in peace, Sir...
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
James Shiloh Pierce and wife Laura."Perpetual light shine down upon thee,May you both rest in peace."
- Bill Sweeney
 Added: May. 16, 2006

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED