Source Citations for Barak Pierson

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Source Citations

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28: 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Kansas, Osage County, Superior Township, enumeration district 37, page 28 (form/penned) or 167D (stamp sequence, not visible on page); 1880 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 4 Nov 2021) ⟩ “Kansas ⟩ Osage ⟩ Superior ⟩ 037” image 28; citing “Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 392 (of 1454), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, California, Los Angeles County, Pasadena Township, enumeration district 117, sheet 8A (form/penned) or page 317A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 4 Nov 2021) ⟩ “California ⟩ Los Angeles ⟩ Pasadena Precinct 05 ⟩ District 0117” image 15; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240091]

military-widowpen-deborah-pierson-1864: Widow Pension File for Deborah Pierson (1864); Civil War “Widows’ Pensions”, database with images, Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com: accessed 2 Nov 2021) ⟩ “Iowa ⟩ Infantry ⟩ Regiment 32 ⟩ Company K ⟩ Pierson, George (WC62769)” pages 1–39; citing “Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Veterans of the Army and Navy Who Served Mainly in the Civil War and the War With Spain, compiled 1861 – 1934; Department of the Interior, Bureau of Pensions, 1849-1930; Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773 – 2007; National Archives, Washington, D.C.; NARA Catalog ID: 300020”

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28:

Reference Detail: Line 48, dwelling 261

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Barak Pierson).

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171

Comment Detail: Source includes name (⟨spelling⟩ Pierson).

military-widowpen-deborah-pierson-1864:

Reference Detail: Page 3 (in Fold3 record), “Personal Statements 1864”

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Barak Pierson).

Birth Details

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28:

Reference Detail: Line 48, dwelling 261

Comment Detail: Source includes age (20) and location (Iowa). Using his age and the official census date of 1 Jun 1880 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1859 to 1 Jun 1860.

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171

Comment Detail: Source includes date (Apr/1860), age (40), and location (Iowa). Using his age and the official census date of 1 Jun 1900 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1859 to 1 Jun 1860, which encompasses the given date.

military-widowpen-deborah-pierson-1864:

Reference Detail: Page 10 (in Fold3 record), “Child’s Birth Witness Statement 1867”

Comment Detail: Source includes date (8th day of April 1860). The statement from Deborah Pierson in the same record gives a day of 7 April and a year that could be 1860, but also looks liek 1868.

Father Details

military-widowpen-deborah-pierson-1864:

Reference Detail: Page 10 (in Fold3 record), “Child’s Birth Witness Statement 1867”; Page 31 (in Fold3 record), “Widow Statement 1867”

Comment Detail: Source identifies Barak Pierson as the biological child of George Pierson.

Mother Details

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28:

Reference Detail: Line 48, dwelling 261

Comment Detail: Source identifies Barak Pierson as a son of Debora C. Pierson. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171

Comment Detail: Source identifies Debora C. Pierson as the mother of Barrak Pierson. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

military-widowpen-deborah-pierson-1864:

Reference Detail: Page 10 (in Fold3 record), “Child’s Birth Witness Statement 1867”; Page 31 (in Fold3 record), “Widow Statement 1867”

Comment Detail: Source identifies Barak Pierson as the biological child of Deborah C. Pierson.

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28:

Reference Detail: Line 48, dwelling 261

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1880) and occupation (Nursery man).

census-us-1880-ps-ks-osage-37-28:

Reference Detail: Line 48, dwelling 261

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1880) and location (Superior Township, in the County of Osage, State of Kansas).

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1900) and occupation (Gardener).

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1900) and location (Pasadena City, County: Los Angeles, State: California).

Research Notes Details

census-us-1900-ps-ca-losangeles-117-8:

Reference Detail: Line 31, dwelling 171