|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1896|
|Death: ||Apr. 20, 1972|
My Great Grand Uncle.
Son of James J & Abigail B (Butler) Carney.
Brother of Mary, James Jr., Ann, Francis, Madeline, Frederick, Sarah, Abigail, Doris, Paul & an unnamed baby girl who died in infancy.
First married to Nora M Bennett on December 8, 1917 in Boston, MA.
Pierce & Nora had 3 children, Pierce Franklin Jr.(1919-2003), Abigail Ann (1921-2011) & Donald Michael (1922-2002).
Later married to Violet L Triggs, after Nora's death in 1930 from Tuberculosis.
Father of Judith Ann & John William.
An accomplished actor, musician & songwriter for many years.
Sometimes worked in Vaudeville under the stage names "Joe Pierce" or "Joe Carney".
In August 1961, Uncle Pierce was appointed Guardian of his friend & fellow former Vaudeville star Frank Fay (1891-1961) who was suffering from a mental breakdown. Fay died one month later.
James Joseph Carney (1872 - 1950)
Abigail Barbara Butler Carney (1872 - 1939)
Violet Lorene Triggs Carney (1905 - 1998)
Nora M Bennett Carney (1897 - 1930)*
Gail Ann Carney Grindel (1921 - 2011)*
John William Carney (1949 - 1949)*
Mary Carney (1892 - 1892)*
James Joseph Carney (1894 - 1982)*
Ann Margaret Carney (1895 - 1896)*
Pierce Franklin Carney (1896 - 1972)
Francis Walter Carney (1898 - 1981)*
Madeline Barbara Carney (1901 - 1978)*
Frederick E Carney (1904 - 1934)*
Sarah Agnes Carney May (1906 - 1940)*
Unnamed Infant Girl Carney (1908 - 1908)*
Abigail Barbara Carney (1909 - 1937)*
Doris J Carney Hurley (1912 - 1940)*
Paul Carney (1914 - 1914)*
NOW TWILIGHT LETS HER CURTAIN DOWN AND PINS IT WITH A STAR
Note: My Uncle Pierce was originally buried in Desert Memorial Park in Riverside, California. Then later reburied in Washington state to be with his wife.
Saint Yves Cemetery
Plot: Section C, Lot 1
Created by: Scott C Carney
Record added: Jun 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38746743