- Born July 11, 1820 in Lincoln, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
- Parents were ABIJAH HOAR PIERCE and SARAH HARTWELL.
- Married SARAH CAROLINE SMITH on October 10, 1848. Sarah was born June 7, 1828 in Lincoln, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Her parents were JONAS SMITH and ABIGAIL FISKE.
- Occupation - Farmer
- CAROLINE AUGUSTA PIERCE, born December 30, 1849 in Lincoln, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
- C. BELLE PIERCE, born in 1852.
- Son PIERCE.
- JOHN H. PIERCE, born October 4, 1856; died young.
- AUGUSTA M. PIERCE, born December 10, 1858; died June 11, 1885.
- The Hartwells of America..., by Lyman Willard Densmore, Hartwell & Lorenzen, Saginaw MI, 1956. Page 54
- Lincoln, Massachusetts Town Records