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The oldest known ancestor of this family,  William H. Pearce, was born c. 1851 in New York.  Both of his parents were born in England.

A match in Group V of another descendant of Abraham Pierce of Mass, an old New England Pierce family in our project.

 

Please read our new exciting DNA success story under the "Our Community" link.  It is a great example of how DNA can be used to uncover the unknowns related to an adoption.  Exactly where the adoptee will fit into the Pierce family is unknown, but hopefully that mystery will be solved soon.