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Bernice Chetwine Butler Pierce
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1872
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1950
Driver
Suffolk City
Virginia, USA

She was born in Nansemond County, Va. She was the daughter of Milton J. and Josie Mary Bradshaw Butler. She married Francis Marion Pierce on February 3, 1892. She operated a grocery store near Driver, VA. They had twelve children: Clarence, George, Herman, Ollie, Clayton, Floyd, Clifton, Roy, Bernice, Dorothy, Frank Jr. and Judith Lang. 
 
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 Parents:
  Milton J Butler (1847 - 1889)
  M. E. Josephine Butler (1846 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis Marion Pierce (1864 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Elder Pierce (1893 - 1980)*
  George Milton Pierce (1894 - 1980)*
  Herman Marion Pierce (1896 - 1950)*
  Ollie Maie Pierce (1899 - 1909)*
  Clayton F. Pierce (1901 - 1902)*
  Lloyd Hampton Pierce (1903 - 1979)*
  Clifton Godwin Pierce (1905 - 1991)*
  Roy Edward Pierce (1907 - 1918)*
  Bernice Love Pierce (1908 - 1986)*
  Dorothy Marie Pierce (1911 - 2003)*
  Frank Marion Pierce (1913 - 1974)*
  Judith Elizabeth Pierce Lang (1914 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Loulie E Powell (1870 - 1926)*
  Bernice Chetwine Butler Pierce (1872 - 1950)
  Josephine Elizabeth Butler Rose (1874 - 1949)*
  Osceola M Butler (1879 - 1880)**
  Fletcher Lloyd Butler (1880 - 1940)**
  Wallace Butler (1883 - 1914)**
  Clio C. Butler Eley (1885 - 1940)**
  Leona M Butler (1887 - 1903)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Suffolk
Suffolk City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth D. Sell
Record added: Feb 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65451398
Bernice Chetwine <i>Butler</i> Pierce
Added by: Kenneth D. Sell
 
Bernice Chetwine <i>Butler</i> Pierce
Added by: Kenneth D. Sell
 
Bernice Chetwine <i>Butler</i> Pierce
Added by: Kenneth D. Sell
 
 
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