Family: John Thomas Pearce / Ancelet Foushee (F10292)  [1

m. 1870


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  • John Thomas PearceFather | Male
    John Thomas Pearce

    Born  02 Feb 1846  Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jun 1919  Davidson County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  19 Jun 1919  Davidson County, NC at Foushee Family Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  1870  Davidson County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Thomas M. Pearce | F0122 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Edith Griffin | F0122 Group Sheet 

    Ancelet FousheeMother | Female
    Ancelet Foushee

    Born  Mar 1836  Chatham County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Oct 1911  Davidson County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Davidson County, NC at Foushee Family Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
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    William Walter PearceChild 1 | Male
    William Walter Pearce

    Born  19 Feb 1872   
    Died  07 Aug 1892   
    Buried     

    Mary Edith PearceChild 2 | Female
    + Mary Edith Pearce

    Born  07 Dec 1873   
    Died  22 May 1909  Broughton State Hospital, Morganton, Burke County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Thomas Franklin Starr | F10294 
    Married     

    Sarah Emily PearceChild 3 | Female
    + Sarah Emily Pearce

    Born  22 Mar 1876  Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Jun 1924  Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Manly Pharaoh Gray Dorsett | F10293 
    Married     

  • Sources 
    1. [S1081] Todd Dorsett [tadorsett@comcast.net], 06 Jun 2010.
      John Thomas Pearce was born in Brower township, Randolph county, on February 2, 1846, and died at Lexington, Davidson county, on June 18, 1919. As a young man, John Thomas moved to Silver Hill township, Davidson county, to work in the mine there. In 1870 at Silver Hill, Davidson county, he married Ancelet Foushee, daughter of Ira and Emaline Foushee. Ancelet was born in Chatham county around March 1836 and died at Silver Hill, Davidson county, October 23, 1911 and they lie buried in the Foushee family burying ground at Silver Hill. John and Ancelet (Foushee) Pearce had three children; viz., William Walter, Mary Edith, and Sarah Emily.