Richard Peirce(Pearse) married Mary Wyburn.Lived in DeKalb Illinois.Richard died 1876 walking down the street.
I have been rsearching for years and have a good base.I have much of the lines for Richard and Mary.I am descended from their daughter Margeret.My sister Lynne Schmidt had been working on the lines however she passed in 2005. Let me know if we can match up more information. I have been in contact with many of the Iowa Pierce's.
Lorrie Ellen Peirce Riemer (I have both paternal and maternal Pierce's spelled several ways.