Birth: Abraham Pierce was born in England about 1605 if he was
eighteen when he arrived in 1623.
Death: He died in Duxbury by June 3, 1673.
Ship: Anne or Little James, 1623
Life in England: Nothing is known of his life in England,
but he may have been related to the John Pierce in London who invested
in Plymouth Colony.
Life in New England: It has long been assumed that
Abraham Pierce was one of the two servants of Mr. Pierce who came to
Plymouth in 1623. Abraham was a freeman of Plymouth in 1633, and moved
to Duxbury after 1643. In 1730, his greatgrandson, Caleb Pierce,
referred to a plantation in Barbados which had belonged to Abraham
Pierce, but nothing more is known. Family: Abraham Pierce married
Rebecca _____ by 1638 and had five children. She probably died before
Children of Abraham and Rebecca Pierce: