B F Pierce and Maude Sylvester Benjamin Franklin Pierce b. May 1856- d. 26 Aug 1945.
1900: Mars Hill. Occupation: Dealer of General Merchandise.
Married to Nellie Jewell
Children: Elmer Pierce Lula Pierce (wife of Rue Thomas Snow and 2nd wife of Oliver Own Blackden)
B F Pierce married Maude Sylvester, daughter of Egar Sylvester and Lydia Haskell about 1891.
Children: Bessie Pierce Nettie Pierce Zella Pierce C Hume Pierce (1902-1963) Photo credit: Sylvan Collection