Ada Rice m. Wm. Pierce.They moved to Defiance County in about 1833.Their son Chas G. m. Harriet (Hattie) Needham-dau. of Maranda and Truman Needham. They had a daughter Elizabeth (Lizzie). The family moved to Hartford, Van Buren County, MI in about 1872.Two more daughters, Adah (married Mr. Rice of MI) and Jennie (married Wm. Stewart of Chicago).Lizzie married a Mr. ??? then later in about 1945 a Ray Arrandt and moved back to Hicksville in Defiance Co. Ohio.Adah died young and left two children in Berrien Springs, MI.Jennie Pierce and Wm. Leeds Stewart (son of George Washington Stewart and Mattie Cassell) had three children.Gladys Marie b. in Hartford MI in 1903 m. Hiram Doyle of Chicago and had 2 daughters Lois Doyle (LaBolle-Durr) and Jennien Doyle (Lawlor).Lois and Jennien both have children.
Son, Pierce Stewart m. Ann ??? and had twins, Charlene and Charles Stewart born in Chicago about 1947.
Daughter Myrtle m. Orville Schmuhl and lived in both Coloma Michigan and Chicago.They had two children Orville Pierce and Sandra Lee.
I would be happy to connect and share information.I have also learned of a connection to the Hootman family through Mary Pierce (sister of Charles).Aloha-Lois