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Pierce Franklin Carney, Sr
Birth: Aug. 2, 1896
Charlestown
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1972
Palm Desert
Riverside County
California, USA

My Great Grand Uncle.

Son of James J & Abigail B (Butler) Carney.

Brother of Mary, James Jr., Ann, Francis, Madeline, Frederick, Sarah, Abigail, Doris & 2 unnamed babies 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". 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Joseph Carney (1872 - 1950)
  Abigail Barbara Butler Carney (1872 - 1939)
 
 Spouses:
  Violet Lorene Triggs Carney (1905 - 1998)
  Nora M Bennett Carney (1897 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  John William Carney (1949 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)*
  Unnamed Infant Boy Carney (1914 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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.
 
Burial:
Saint Yves Cemetery
Lewis County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 1
 
Created by: Scott C Carney
Record added: Jun 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38746743
Pierce Franklin Carney, Sr
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Pierce Franklin Carney, Sr
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Pierce Franklin Carney, Sr
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- Love, Scotty
 Added: Nov. 28, 2013
My memories, thoughts and love are always with you!
- Judi Carney Wootan
 Added: Aug. 4, 2013

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