Harriet H. “Hattie” Pierson


Harriet H. “Hattie” Pierson

Canaan, Columbia County, New York, USA
Death 12 Nov 1945 (aged 81)
Huntington, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Burial Huntington, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 171691520 View Source

Daughter of Homer C. Pierson and Mary E.

Granddaughter of Theophilus Pierson
and Francis "Fanny" (?) Pierson

Sister of, at least:
Casper H. Pierson
(Hattie born here)
May (Pierson) Osborne
Grace E. (Pierson) Tilden

Elementary (Primary) school teacher, 2nd grade

Poet, playwright, songwriter (secular, also)
... but her hymns began appearing in 1905

The Magic Charm; a Playette (Dansville, New York)
... F. A. Owen Publishing Company, 1907

NOTE: Hattie lived until the 1940 Census, see below

Census trace
1870 Bayonne, Hudson, NY
Homer Pierson 34
Mary E Pierson 30
Casper H Pierson 7
Hattie Pierson 6

1880 Huntington, Suffolk, NY
Homer Pierson 45
Mary E. Pierson 40
Hattie C. Pierson 16
May Pierson 9

1900 Brooklyn Ward 22, Kings, NY
Homer C Pierson 66
Mary E Pierson 60
Casper H Pierson 37 (married son)
Hattie Pierson 36 (single daughter)
Grace E Pierson 19 (single daughter)
Casper R Pierson 14 (single grandson)

1910 Huntington, Suffolk, NY
Homer C Pierson 76
Mary E Pierson 70
... Mary birthed four, all four still living
Hattie Pierson 46 (single, dau)
May Osborne 39 (married daughter)
Edwin H Osborne 1 (grandson)

(Likely her dad passed away)

1925 New York State census
Mary E Pierson 85 (head)
Hattie C Pierson 63 (daughter)
Edw Osborne 16 (grandson)

1930 Huntington, Suffolk, NY
Mary E Pierson 90
Hattie Pierson 66

(Likely her mom passed away, sister Grace, too)
(so it seems Hattie went to live w' Grace's family)
1930 Huntington, Suffolk, NY
Chas Tilden 52
Ethel Tilden 21
Edith Tilden 27
Arnold Tilden 18
Ruth Tilden 17
Hattie Pierson 76 (single, aunt)


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  • Created by: ErgoSum
  • Added: 22 Oct 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 171691520
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Harriet H. “Hattie” Pierson (Mar 1864–12 Nov 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 171691520, citing Huntington Rural Cemetery, Huntington, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by ErgoSum (contributor 48057957) .