Last updated 5 Nov 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.
Born: 31 Mar 1858 in , , Minnesota, United States
Father: George Pierson (bet 1831/1832 – 1864)
Mother: Deborah Chickering Smith (1831 – 1905)
Residence: 1 Jun 1860 at Felix Township, Grundy County, Iowa, United States
Occupation: (teacher) 1 Jun 1880
Residence: 1 Jun 1880 at Superior Township, Osage County, Kansas, United States
Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)
Birth Date: This database uses 31 Mar 1858. The 1860 U.S. Census gives an age of (3), which, when applied to the official census date of 1 Jun 1860 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1856 to 1 Jun 1857. [census-us-1860-ps-iowa-grundy-felix-228]
Given Name: This database uses Elnora. The 1860 U.S. Census uses the spelling Elenora. [census-us-1860-ps-iowa-grundy-felix-228]
Given Name: This database uses Elnora. The 1880 U.S. Census uses the spelling Enora. [census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28]
It is interesting that Elnora was born in Minnesota, while her siblings were all born in Iowa. Did the family move for a couple of years in the 1850s, or did Deborah go to Minnesota to have her child? [census-us-1860-ps-iowa-grundy-felix-228, census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28]
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