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HELP! Grave has been located U.S. President flag photo of Franklin PIERCE   Franklin  PIERCE

  (b. 23 November 1804 New Hampshire, USA   d. 8 October 1869 Concord, New Hampshire, USA )  
Cause of Death: inflammation of the stomach

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Franklin PIERCE was born 23 November 1804 in New Hampshire, USA

Franklin PIERCE was the child of ?   and   ?

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Franklin  married  Jane Means APPLETON 19 November 1834 in Amherst, New Hampshire, USA .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jane Means APPLETON  was born 12 March 1806 in Hampton, New Hampshire, USA.  Jane Means died 2 December 1863 in Andover, Massachusetts, USA. 

Franklin PIERCE died 8 October 1869 in Concord, New Hampshire, USA.

Occupation: President of the United States

born at Hillsborough, New Hampshire

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Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Franklin PIERCE


Franklin PIERCE married Grave has been locatedflag photo of Jane Means APPLETON  Jane Means APPLETON-- Date: 19 November 1834 Place: Amherst, New Hampshire, USA (Mormon Genealogy Records)

Name: Franklin Pierce
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Spouse's Name: Jane M. Appleton
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Event Date: 19 Nov 1834
Event Place: Amherst, Hillsborough, Nh
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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 ( 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.

Children of Franklin PIERCE and Jane Means APPLETON:

 baby boy ancestor Franklin PIERCE (b.2 February 1836,   d. 5 February 1836, )

 boy ancestor Frank Robert PIERCE (b.27 August 1839,   d. 14 November 1843, )

 boy ancestor Benjamin "Benny" PIERCE (b.13 April 1841,   d. 6 January 1853, , Massachusetts, USA)

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birth1804 Birth
23 November 1804
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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, and was an uncompromising Democrat. The mother of Franklin Pierce was all that a son could desire-an intelligent, prudent, affectionate, Christian woman.

Franklin, who was the sixth of eight children, was a remarkably bright and handsome boy, generous, warm-hearted and brave. He won alike the love of old and young. The boys on the play-ground loved him. His teachers loved him. The neighbors looked upon him with pride and affection. He was by instinct a gentleman, always speaking kind words, and doing kind deeds, with a peculiar, unstudied tact which taught him what was agreeable. Without developing any precocity of genius, or any unnatural devotion to books, he was a good scholar, and in...Read MORE...

Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
marriage1834 Marriage / Partner
Franklin PIERCE and Jane Means APPLETON 19 November 1834, Amherst, New Hampshire, USA
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Portrait and Biographical Record of Dubuque, Jones and Clayton Counties, Iowa, Chapman Pub Co, 1894
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.
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1853 Death of Child
Benjamin "Benny" PIERCE died 6 January 1853, , Massachusetts, USA
1863 Death of Spouse/Partner
Jane Means APPLETON died 2 December 1863, Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Franklin PIERCE - Grave
Old North Cemetery Concord Merrimack County New Hampshire, USA Plot: Minot enclosure adjoining Old North Cemetery
death1869 Death
8 October 1869
Concord, New Hampshire, USA

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Name: Franklin Pierce
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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
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Father's Name: Benj Pierce
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Mother's Name: Elizabeth Pierce
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Clerk's Jurisdiction Place: Concord, , New Hampshire
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GS Film number: 1001098
Digital Folder Number: 4243767
Image Number: 05012
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"New Hampshire, Death Records, 1654-1947," Database with images, FamilySearch (https:/ / 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.

Franklin is buried at: Old North Cemetery Concord Merrimack County New Hampshire, USA Plot: Minot enclosure adjoining Old North Cemetery
Name: Franklin Pierce
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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 ( : 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,
Added: 7/8/2014 11:39:11 AM - Updated: 3/1/2023 12:04:00 PM

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