Title: Hiram Dwight Pierce Letters,
Date (inclusive): 1849-1881
Box Number: 281
Pierce, Hiram Dwight, 1819-1881
Extent: 1 box
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Pierce, Hiram Dwight, 1810-1881
Gold mines and mining--California--Mariposa County
Hiram Pierce was born May 25, 1810 in New York. He came to California in 1849 and mined for gold at Washington Flat and Long
Canyon in Mariposa County. He returned home in 1851. His son, George, came to California in 1875 and worked as a well digger
in Sacramento and Bakersfield. George died an accidnetal death in July, 1881, in iOroville, California.
Pierce, Sara Jane
Pierce, George H.