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Prince Albert Pearce
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1850
Herald
White County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1922

Prince Albert Pearce
Birth Date: 22 Nov 1850
Birth Place: Heralds Prairie, Illinois
Death Date: 29 Oct 1922
Death Place: Carmi, White, Illinois
Burial Date: 31 Oct 1922
Cemetery Name: Big Prairie Cemetery
Death Age: 71
Occupation: Lawyer
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Residence: Carmi, White, IL
Father Name: Russian Pearce
Father Birth Place: Hearlds Prairie, Illinois
Mother Name: Emelene Johnson
Mother Birth Place: Hearlds Prairie, Illinois
Spouse Name: Harriet E. Pearce
Taken from "History of Illinois and Her People", P. 244: "Prince Albert Pearce: One of the oldest and most prominent families of White County (Ill) is that of Pearce. One of its talented members was the late Judge Prince Albert Pearce, able lawyer and known all over this section of Illinois for his services to the bench. ... grandson of Hosea Pearce, the pioneer, (he) was born on a farm in Herald's Prairie Township, Nov. 22, 1850. His father, Russian B. Pearce, was born in White County, Feb. 11, 1827. Prince Albert Pearce was reared on a farm, attended county schools, and continued his education in the So. Illinois College at Enfield. He studied law in the office of Crebs and Conger at Carmi, was admitted to the bar in June 1873, and at once engaged in practice at Carmi...In 1876, he was elected state's attorney, and was twice reelected, filling the office for 12 yrs. In 1892 he was one of 4 democratic presidential electors at large for the State." 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harriet Ellen Craw Pearce (1851 - 1942)
 
 Children:
  Roy Eldon Pearce (1874 - 1960)*
  Marcus Arnold Pearce (1878 - 1881)*
  Joe Albert Pearce (1881 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Big Prairie Cemetery
Epworth
White County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Carmian
Record added: Mar 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107344610
Prince Albert Pearce
Added by: Carmian
 
Prince Albert Pearce
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