Robert P. Pierce
- Born: Jan 1847, Virginia
- Marriage: Diannah circa 1871 in Virginia
- Died: After 1910, Windsor District, Isle of Wight Co., VA
The 1860 Federal Census for the Upper Parish, Nansemond Co., Virginia, Suffolk P. O., page , dated 1860 records
John Pearce 26
William Pearce 23
Ann Pearce 21
Jesse Pearce 18
Martha Pearce 14
Robt Pearce 13
James Pearce 11
Alexander Pearce 9
The 1870 Federal Census for the Windsor Township, Isle of Wight Co., VA, Zuni P. O., page 297A, dated August 6, 1870 records Robt E. Pierce (19 - VA) living with his parents Eley (62 - VA) and Sarah A. (41 - VA) Pierce with siblings Anna E. (15) and John F. (12).
The 1880 Federal Census for the Windsor District, Isle of Wight Co., VA, District 33, page 338B, dated June 26, 1880 records R. E. (29 - VA/VA/VA) and D. Amelia (26 - VA/VA/VA) Pierce with daughters Adline (4) and Martha S. (2). Next door is a female S. A. Pierce (51) [Robert's mother]. Next door is Robert's sister, Ann E. Atkins, with her family.
The 1900 Federal Census for the Windsor District, Isle of Wight Co., VA, District 16, page 105B, dated June 9, 1900 records Robert P. Pearce (January 1847 - VA/VA/VA) with his wife Diannah (January 1838 - VA/VA/VA) and son Phonso (January 1880 - VA). Robert is a famre and has been married to Diannah for 23 years. They have had 1 child.
The 1900 Federal Census for the Newport District, Isle of Wight Co., Va. (District 17, page 92B) records Robert P. (May 1851 - VA/VA/VA) and Diana (June 1853 - VA/VA/VA) Pierce with daughter Melvina (May 1885). Also in the household is the daughter Nettie F. Bracey (Sept 1880) and her husband Robert S. Bracy (April 1872). Robert and Diana have been married 28 years with 4 children all of whom are still living while Robert and Nettie have been married just 1 year.
The 1910 Federal Census for the Windsor District, Isle of Wight Co., VA, District 5, page 177B, dated April 15, 1910 records the widower Robert P. Pierce (62 - VA/VA/VA) employed as a Laborer at a Lumber Mill.
Robert married Diannah circa 1871 in Virginia. (Diannah was born in Jan 1838 in Virginia and died circa 1905 in Windsor District, Isle of Wight Co., VA.)