Family:Pierce, Ephraim (1727-a1777)

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Ephraim Pierce (Ephraim, Mary3 Whitney, Joshua2, John1), son of Ephraim and Esther (Shedd) Pierce, born 13 Mar 1726/7, Groton, MA.

He married firstly, 3 Jan 1760, Lunenburg, MA, Sarah Norcross, daughter of Jeremiah and Faith (Page) Norcross. She was born 25 Feb 1735, Lunenburg, MA.

He married secondly, 14 Dec 1774, Lunenburg, MA, Olive Goodridge, daughter of Benjamin and Sarah (Phelps) Goodridge. She was born 3 Jul 1736, Lunenburg, MA, and died 7 Sep 1812.

Children of Ephraim and Sarah (Norcross) Peirce, all born Lunenburg, MA:

i. Ephraim Pierce, b. 31 Oct 1760; bapt. 2 Nov 1760, Lunenburg, MA; bapt. 8 Dec 1763, Lunenburg, MA; d. 14 Aug 1830, Shrewsbury, VT; m. before 1801, Sarah Pollard.
ii. Sarah Pierce, b. 26 May 1762; baptized 6 Jun 1762, Lunenburg, MA; d. 2 May 1848.
iii. Phebe Pierce, baptized 14 Jul 1765.
iv. Relief Pierce, b. 9 Oct 1764, Lunenburg, MA; b. 9 Aug 1767; bapt. 16 Aug 1767, Lunenburg, MA; d. 6 Feb 1814; d. 7 Feb 1814; m. 4 Mar 1790, Lunenburg, MA, Nathan Tyler.
v. Elijah Pierce, b. 15 Sep 1769; m. Salome Batchelder.
vi. Phineas Pierce, b. 22 Mar 1772, Lunenburg, MA; b. 22 Mar 1773; bapt. 28 Mar 1773, Lunenburg, MA; d. 4 Oct 1832, Saybrook, OH; m. 9 Sep 1800, Betsey McClave.

Children of Ephraim and Olive (Goodridge) Peirce:

vii. Amos Pierce, b. 19 Sep 1775, Lunenburg, MA; bapt. 1 Oct 1775, Lunenburg, MA; d. 1809, Lunenburg, MA; d. Aug 1821.
viii. Levi Pierce, b. 24 Mar 1777, Lunenburg, MA; bapt. 30 Mar 1777, Lunenburg, MA; d. 11 Oct 1778, Lunenburg, MA.

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