Pearce Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Pearce Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Peirce, Bearce, Peare, Pearcey, Pearre, Peace, Pearcy, Hearne, Bearse

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Pearce Family Origin

Where is the Pearce family from?

SHOW MORE

Pearce Family Occupations

What did your Pearce ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pearce ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    31%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • School

    3%

In 1881, the most common Pearce occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Pearce's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pearce. A less common occupation for the Pearce family was School.

Source: Census data for Pearce | Data not to scale

Pearce Historical Records

What Pearce family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Pearce ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Pearce

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Pearce Life Expectancy

What is the average Pearce lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pearce ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Pearce Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Look up another name