The oldest known Pierce ancestor for this family is James Pierce who was born in 1820 in North Carolina.

This family's oldest known ancestor is Nathan Hardy Pierce who was born in Wake Co or Johnson Co NC around 1735.

The oldest known ancestor of this line is Spencer Pierce, born about 1710.  He died in Warwick County Virginia in 1760.  This Pierce family has evidence of a possible connection with Captain William Peirce/Pierce of Mulberry Island, Virginia.