William L. Pierce1

ID#1262, b. 22 September 1848, d. 19 May 1924
Father: George W. Pierce
Mother: Rebecca Logsdon

Birth date: 22 September 1848
Birth place: (West) Virginia.2

William died at age 75 on 19 May 1924 at Fork Ridge, Marshall County, West Virginia.2 William's body was interred on 21 May 1924 in the Beeler Station Christian Church Cemetery, Rt. 250, Marshall County, West Virginia. His name reportedly appears on the gravestone as "William L. Pierce," with an inscription that reads, "Civil War, Co A 17th W.Va. Inf."2,3
Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=24 Jul 2015


  1. [S204] Joseph Parks household, 1880 U.S. Census, Greene County, Pennsylvania, Richhill Township, Enumeration District 82, page 27C (343 stamped), National Archives micropublication T9_1133.
  2. [S2104] William L. Pierce, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953109_0000014.jpg.
  3. [S1263] "Beeler Station Cemetery," submitted by Phyllis Slater and re-read by Karen Hucko in 1998, presented by The Marshall County WVGenWeb, online http://www.lindapages.com/marshall/cemetery/frkrgchr.htm. Information pertaining to William L. Pierce.