Stage, TV, and Movie Actor
- 2nd Great-grandfather of John Lithgow — 5th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- Proctor Peirce
- Susanna Newton
- Birth Date:
- 7 Feb 1806
- Birth Location:
- Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 22 May 1883
- Death Location:
- Charlestown (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Spouse Name:
- Ellen Prentiss
- Marriage Date:
- 7 Jun 1831
- Marriage Location:
- Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Ellen Prentiss Peirce (Ahnentafel No:9 )
Isaac Newton Peirce
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Sources for William Peirce
- 1 Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1620-1850, Andover, Vol. 1, p. 305, Birth record for daughter Ellen Prentiss Pierce.
- 2 Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1841-1910, Charlestown, Vol. 163, p. 67, Marriage for Washington Lithgow and daughter Ellen P Pierce.
- 3 NEHGS Membership Applications, 1845-1900, Vol. 1859, p. 77, Application for William Pierce.
- 4 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1908, Vol. 62, Supplement, pp. lxxiv - lxxv.
- 5 Binney, Charles James Fox, The History and Genealogy of the Prentice, or Prentiss Family, in New England, Etc., from 1631 to 1883, 2nd Edition, Boston: Published by the Editor (1883), 87.
- 6 Cutter, William Richard, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, Volume 4, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company (1908), 1802.
- 7 Leonard, Ermina Newton, Newton Genealogy, Genealogical, Biographical, Historical: Being a Record of the Descendants of Richard Newton . . ., New Haven, Connecticut: The Tuttle, Morehouse and Taylor Company (1915), 710.