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Amzi Pierson
Family Group Sheet

Furnished by Jeffery Vaillant


Husband : Amzi PIERSON
Born : Abt 1837 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died Between 1870 and 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois
Buried : Masonic Cemetery, Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA
Father : Bannister PIERSON (Abt 1797-Aft 1850)
Mother : Lucy CORNELIUS (Abt 1804-Aft 1850)
Marriage Bef 1870 in Illinois

Events
1. He appeared on the census on 15 SEP 1850 in , Randolph County, Illinois.
Amzi appears as a 13 year old male born in Illinois.

2. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Chester, Randolph, Illinois.
Amzi is a 23 year old living in the John Young household whose occupation is book agent.

3. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Amzie appears as a 33 year old post master.

Wife : Sarah
Born Abt MAY 1841 in Illinois
Baptized : Died : Abt 20 OCT 1926, Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA
Buried :
Events :
1. She appeared on the census on 12 JUL 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Sarah appears as a 29 year old keeping house who was born in Illinois.

2. She appeared on the census on 23 JUN 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Sarah appears as a white female 39 years old widowed or divorced who was born in Illinois
and father in Kentucky, mother in Tennessee.

3. She appeared on the census in 1900 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Sarah appears at the head of household, born in May 1841, who is 59 years old and widowed.
She has had 6 children of whom 3 are alive. Living with her is son Walter.
Also in the household is a Rebecca M. Rice who was born in September 1839 in Illinois and is
60 years old, widowed, mother of 6 with 3 living. The relationship to Sarah is difficult to read.

4. She appeared on the census on 21 APR 1910 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Sarah appears as a 69 year old widow living in Walter's household.
She had 6 children of which three are living.

5. She appeared on the census on 8 JAN 1920 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Sarah appears as a 77 year old widow living in Walter's household.

           Children :

1: F
Abigail A PIERSON
Born : Abt 1862 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died :
Buried :
Spouse :

Events :
1 She appeared on the census on 12 JUL 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Abigail A appears as a 8 year old white female born in Illinois and attended school.

2 She appeared on the census on 23 JUN 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Abie appears as the 18 year old daughter of Sarah who is single atn attended school in the census year.

2 : F
Mary E PIERSON
Born : Abt 1864 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died : After 1880
Buried :
Spouse :
Events :

1. She appeared on the census on 12 JUL 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Mary appears as a 6 year old white female born in Illinois who attended school.

2. She appeared on the census on 23 JUN 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Mary appears as the 15 year old daughter of Sarah and was born in Illinois, single and attended school.

3 : M
Alfred PIERSON
Born : Abt 1867 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died : After 1880
Buried :
Spouse :

Events :
1. He appeared on the census on 12 JUL 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Alfred appears as a 3 year old white male born in Illinois.

2. He appeared on the census on 23 JUN 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Alfred appears as the 13 year old son of Sarah, born Illinois, attended school.

4 : M
Edward PIERSON
Born : Abt NOV 1869 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died : Bef 1880 in Illinois
Buried :
Spouse :
Events :
1. He appeared on the census on 23 JUL 1870 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Edward appears as a 8/12 year old white male born in Illinois.

5 : M
Walter PIERSON
Born : Abt JUN 1871 in Illinois
Baptized :
Died : Abt 14 SEP 1934 Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA
Buried :
Spouse : Emma (Abt 1872-Aft 1930) Abt 1908 - in Illinois

Events :
1. He appeared on the census on 23 JUN 1880 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Walter appears as the 9 year old son of Sarah and was born in Illinois, single and attended school.

2. He appeared on the census in 1900 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Walter appears as the 28 year old single son of Sarah who was born in Illinois.
He is a day laborer who was unemployed for 4 months.

3. He appeared on the census on 21 APR 1910 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Walter appears as a 38 year old head of household who is married for the second time two years ago.
He is a brickyard laborer.
Also living in the household is Amelia Fredeking (?) who is his sister-in-law, 22
years old, single, born in Illinois, who works as a dry goods store sales lady.

4. He appeared on the census on 8 JAN 1920 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Walter appears as the 49 year old head of household living at 220 Maple Street working as a brick yard laborer.

5. He appeared on the census in 1930 in Nashville, Washington, Illinois, USA.
Walter appears as a 58 year old.

 

General Notes (Husband)
From : Davepierson8@aol.com
Sent : Wednesday, August 30, 2006 9:05 PM
To : KathyNich@aol.com
CC : jeffreyvaillant@hotmail.com, PULCHER49FORD@aol.com
Subject : amzi pierson
Bannister's son Amzi served in the 80th Il inf in civil war. enlisted in Nashville,Il in 1862 and was disabled and discharged in 1863. He later was postmaster at nashville, il. His grave is at Masonic Cementary in Nashville and when i get a chance i will go there to get death date if there is a tompstone.

Name: Amzi A Pierson ,
Residence: Nashville, Tennessee
Enlistment Date: 10 August 1862
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union State Served: Illinois
Unit Numbers: 405 405
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 10 August 1862
Enlisted in Company I, 80th Infantry Regiment Illinois on 25 August 1862.
Received a disability discharge Company I, 80th Infantry Regiment Illinois on 30 August 1863

Name: Amzi A. Pierson
Company: E Unit: 80 Illinois Infantry.
Rank - Induction: Private
Rank - Discharge: Private
Allegiance: Union

Last Modified: 9 SEP 2006
Produced by:
Jeffrey L. VAILLANT,
25200 Carlos Bee Blvd., #462,
Hayward, CA 94542-1526,
510-733-5793, 775-530-2800,
jeffreyvaillant@hotmail.com

 

 


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