America - Did you know?May 28, 1830 - President Jackson signs the Indian Removal Act, which authorizes the forced removal of Native Americans living in the eastern part of the country to lands west of the Mississippi River. By the late 1830s the Jackson administration has relocated nearly 50,000 Native Americans.
Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
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Franklin Pierce was born 23 November 1804
in , New Hampshire, USA.
was the child of
He married Jane M Appleton
19 November 1834
in Amherst, New Hampshire, USA
Jane M Appleton
was born 12 March 1806
in Hampton, New Hampshire, USA
She died 2 December 1863
in Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Franklin Pierce died 8 October 1869
in Concord, New Hampshire, USA.
Name: Franklin Pierce Birth Date: Birthplace: Age: Spouse's Name: Jane M. Appleton Spouse's Birth Date: Spouse's Birthplace: Spouse's Age: Event Date: 19 Nov 1834 Event Place: Amherst, Hillsborough, Nh Father's Name: Mother's Name: Spouse's Father's Name: Spouse's Mother's Name: Race: Marital Status: Previous Wife's Name: Spouse's Race: Spouse's Marital Status: Spouse's Previous Husband's Name: Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M73152-6 System Origin: New Hampshire-VR GS Film number: 1001290 Reference ID: 2:3PCKPJX
"New Hampshire, Marriages, 1720-1920," Database, FamilySearch (familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FD2C-L5L : accessed 28 June 2015), Franklin Pierce and Jane M. Appleton, 19 Nov 1834; citing reference 2:3PCKPJX; FHL microfilm 1,001,290.
Bio FRANKLIN PIERCE, the fourteenth President of the United States, was born in Hillsborough, N. H., November 23, 1804. His father was a Revolutionary soldier, who with his own strong arm hewed out a home in the wilderness. He was a man of in flexible integrity, of strong, though uncultivated, mind,...Read MORE...
1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
January 19, 1810 - The famous "cold day" in New England. Gale force winds wrecked homes, and accompanied a sudden overnight drop in temperature of 50 degrees. Tradgedy struck Sanbornton NH where three children froze to death.
WeatherForYou.com - January 19, 1810
1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.
1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.
1815 - The War of 1812 ends with the Treaty of Ghent. Napoleon escapes Elba in an attempt to reestablish his power. Coalition forces defeat him at the battle of Waterloo.
1815 - September 23 - One of the greatest hurricanes to strike New England made landfall at Long Island and crossed Massachusetts and New Hampshire. It was the worst tempest in nearly two hundred years. WeatherForYou.com - September 23, 1815
1816 - Year without a summer The year 1816 has been aptly characterized as the year without a summer. Several of the preceding summers were so cold as to suggest a possible future famine. This tendency to frigidity reached its...Read MORE...
January 17, 1817 - A luminous snowstorm occurred in Vermont and New Hampshire. Saint Elmo's fire appeared as static discharges on roof peaks, fence posts, and the hats and fingers of people. Thunderstorms prevailed over central New England.
1873 - The Panic of 1837 The Panic of 1837 was a financial crisis in the United States that touched off a major recession that lasted until the mid-1840s. Profits, prices and wages went down while unemployment went up....Read MORE...
1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.
1840s - 1880s - The Oregon Trail The Oregon Trail was a wagon road stretching 2170 miles from Missouri to Oregon's Willamette Valley. It was not a road in any modern sense, only parallel ruts leading across endless prairie,...Read MORE...
1853 - March 4 - Franklin Pierce (1804-1869) becomes 14th President of the United States As president, Pierce followed a course of appeasing the South at home and of playing with schemes of territorial expansion abroad. The failure of his foreign and domestic policies prevented his renomination. www.infoplease.com March 4, 1853 Added: 1/9/2014 6:29:35 PM - Beckie Updated: 7/8/2014 2:03:19 PM - Beckie
1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1866 - LARGE FIRE AT CONCORD. Concord has had a narrow escape from a disastrous conflagration, but fortunately there was little wind and the steam fire engine companies assisted by the Concord Railroad force pumps succeeded in...Read MORE...
Name: Franklin Pierce Titles and Terms: Name Prefix: Event Date (Original): 8 Oct 1869 Event Date: 08 Oct 1869 Event Place: Concord Gender: Male Race (Original): White Race: White Age: 65 Birth Year (Estimated): 1804 Birthplace: Hillsborough, , , Marital Status: Widowed Spouse's Name: Spouse's Titles and Terms (Original): Spouse's Titles and Terms: Father's Name: Benj Pierce Father's Titles and Terms (Original): Father's Titles and Terms: Father's Birthplace: Mother's Name: Elizabeth Pierce Mother's Titles and Terms (Original): Mother's Titles and Terms: Mother's Birthplace: Burial Place: Burial Date: Clerk's Jurisdiction Place: Concord, , New Hampshire Informant's Residence: GS Film number: 1001098 Digital Folder Number: 4243767 Image Number: 05012 Reference ID:
"New Hampshire, Death Records, 1654-1947," Database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FS21-TPJ : accessed 28 June 2015), Franklin Pierce, 08 Oct 1869; citing Concord, Bureau Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord; FHL microfilm 1,001,098.
Name: Franklin Pierce Maiden Name: Event Type: Burial Event Date: 1869 Event Place: Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States of America Photograph Included: Yes Birth Date: 23 Nov 1804 Death Date: 08 Oct 1869 Affiliate Record Identifier: 814 Cemetery: Old North Cemetery
"Find A Grave Index," Database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVJ1-16N5 : accessed 28 June 2015), Franklin Pierce, 1869; Burial, Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States of America, Old North Cemetery; citing record ID 814, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
Added: 7/8/2014 11:39:11 AM
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