1860 - Name: Roceal Pierce Age in 1860: 29 Birth Year: abt 1831 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1860: Taylor, Union, Ohio Gender: Female Post Office: Taylor Centre
Daniel Pierce 39, PA Roceal Pierce 29, PA [Rachael] Wm M Pierce 14, VA Taylor F Pierce 12, VA Mary Pierce 10, VA Rebecca Pierce 8, VA Albert T Pierce 3, OH Lucy Pierce 1, OH
NOTE - Roceal does not appear on any other census.
1870 - Name: Daniel Pierce Age in 1870: 51 Birth Year: abt 1819 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1870: Taylor, Union, Ohio Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Broadway
Daniel Pierce 51, PA - farmer Rachel Pierce 38, PA William M Pierce 21, WV Taylor F Pierce 19, WV Mary N Pierce 16, WV Rebecca J Pierce 14, OH Jay J C Pierce 9, OH Shurman Pierce 2, OH
NOTE - Mispellings abound in the census records WV was not a state when the 1860 census was taken Census takers were hired for their ability to either print or write; but not necessarily spell correctly. PPL frequently flip/flopped between their 1st and middle name
1880 - Name: Daniel Pierce Age: 60 Birth Year: abt 1820 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1880: Taylor, Union, Ohio Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Rachel Pierce Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Occupation: Farmer
Daniel Pierce 60, PA - cannot read or write Rachel Pierce 49 - cannot Taylor Pierce 27, VA Mary Pierce 23, VA Crittaden Pierce 17, OH Sherman Pierce 12, OH
1900 - Name: Rachel Pierce Age: 69 Birth Date: Mar 1831 Birthplace: West Virginia Home in 1900: Tully, Van Wert, Ohio [Van Wert] Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Mother Marital Status: Widowed Father's Birthplace: Virginia Mother's Birthplace: Virginia Mother: number of living children: 1 Mother: How many children: 1 Occupation:
Sherman Pierce 23, 12/76 OH - farmer Rachel Pierce 69, 3/39 WV - widowed mother, claimed to have ha 1 child [but that's not true]
TRY - Find a grave – FREE SITE - volunteer site all states; frequently has headstone pic DO NOT SEARCH FOR A MARRIED WOMAN USING HER MAIDEN NAME.
OH Vital records - Ohio law established the Bureau of Vital Statistics on December 20, 1908.On that date, the mandatory registration of birth and death certificates occurred.Since that time, all birth and death certificates have been registered through our office.
Mark Kassouf Assistant State Registrar/Chief Fraud Officer Ohio Department of Health Office of Vital Statistics