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Joseph Hart Pierce

Joseph Hart Pierce, American architect. member Pierce & Dockstader, 1884-1890, Pierce & Bickford, since 1891. Firm designed many public private buildings in Elmira, also many school and other buildings in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Police commissioner of Elmira, 1914-1917. Private and sergeant 30th Separate Company, New York Neuropsychology Group, 1881-1887.; Mason.

Background

  • Pierce, Joseph Hart was born on September 2, 1855 in Dundee, New York, United States. Son of Herschel Wright and Mariette Pierce.

  • Education

    • Educated Dundee Academy. Starkey Seminary, Lakemont, New York. Architectural training in office of W. H. Hayes, Elmira, New York, later of Minneapolis.

    Career

    • Conducted eastern office of W. H. Hayes, 1881-1884. Member Pierce & Dockstader, 1884-1890, Pierce & Bickford, since 1891. Firm designed many public private buildings in Elmira, also many school and other buildings in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Police commissioner of Elmira, 1914-1917.

      Private and sergeant 30th Separate Company, New York Neuropsychology Group, 1881-1887.

    Politics

    Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.

    Membership

    Member Pierce & Dockstader, 1884-1890, Pierce & Bickford, since 1891. Firm designed many public private buildings in Elmira, also many school and other buildings in New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey Police commissioner of Elmira, 1914-1917. Private and sergeant 30th Separate Company, New York Neuropsychology Group, 1881-1887.

    Connections

    • Married Carrie Decker, September 29, 1886.
    • father: Herschel Wright
    • mother: Mariette Pierce
    • spouse: Carrie Decker
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    Born September 2, 1855
    Died August 28, 1932
    (aged 76)
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