Rosa Lee PIERCE[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20]

Female 1888 - 1968


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  • Nickname  Rosie 
    Born  6 Nov 1888  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  14 Aug 1968  Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  New Beulah Cemetery, Candler County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Rosa Lee "Rosie" PIERCE (Annie3, Reubin2, Daniel1), a daughter of Annie Boatright and George W. Pierce, was born on 6 November 1888 in Emanuel County, Georgia. She was named as a daughter, aged 10 years, in her parents' household in the 1900 Emanuel County census. She also was listed as a surviving sister, Mrs. Rosie Moore, in Jonas H. Pierce's 1943 obituary, Clifford C. Pierce Baggett's 1948 obituary, and in Anna Pierce Moore's 1957 obituary.

      She was a resident of Macon, Bibb County in 1943 and 1948, and was still a resident there until her death.

      She married Alfred Bennett Moore about 1908. He was born in Emanuel County on 10 September 1888, a son of Georgia Ann Sutton and George Moore.

      They were recorded in the 1910 Emanuel County, Georgia census as follows: Alfred B. Moore, head, age 21, married once, married 3 years, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia, farmer, home, employer, could read and write, owned farm, free of mortgage; Rosa L., wife, age 20, married once, married 3 years, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia, farm laborer, wage earner and, Sudie M., daughter, age 2, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia.

      Alfred registered for the World War I draft in the 1560th GMD, Emanuel County on 5 June 1917. His draft registration card provided the following information: Alfred Bennett Moore; age 30; post office address: Stillmore, Georgia; born 10 September 1887/8; natural born citizen; born in Emanuel County; occupation: farmer, self-employed, 6 miles south of Summit, Georgia; dependents: wife and children; married; signed Alfred Bennett Moore; physical description: short, slender build, blue eyes, dark hair, not bald; no physical disabilities.

      The 1920 Emanuel County census recorded the family as follows: Bennett Moore, head, age 34, married, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia, farmer, general farm; Rosalee, wife, age 30, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Trudy M., daughter, age 11, attends school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Eunice, daughter, age 9, attends school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Ollie, daughter, age 7, attends school, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Irene, daughter, age 7, attends school, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Eugene, son age 4-1/2 years, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Willie M., daughter, age 1 year and 8 months, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; and Lee, daughter, age 3? months, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia.

      By the 1930 Emanuel County census, the family was enumerated as follows: Alfred B. Moore, head, rented home, lived on a farm, age 40, married first at age 18, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia, farmer, own farm, self-employed, was working at time of the census, was not a veteran; Rosa L., wife, housekeeper, age 40, married first at age 18, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Irene, age 17, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Ollie D., daughter, age 15, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Eugene, son, age 14, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Willie M., daughter, age 11, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Geraldine, daughter, age 9, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Janita, daughter, age 8, attended school, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; Ben Jr., son, age 6, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia; and, Mary, daughter, age 5, could read and write, born in Georgia, parents born in Georgia.

      The family lived on a farm outside of Twin City when the 1940 Emanuel County census was conducted. They owned their house which was valued at $450. The census recorded them as follows: Bennett More, answered census questions, head, age 52, married, completed five grades of school, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, was at work the week of 24 March, worked 40 hours the week of 24 March, farmer, worked on own account, worked 52 weeks in 1939, earned no salary in 1939, had other sources of income in 1939; Rosie Lee Moore, wife, age 52, married, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, had no income in 1939; Gerladine Moore, daughter, age 20, single, completed two years of high school, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, had no source of income in 1939; Juanita Moore, age 18, single, completed three years of high school, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, had no source of income in 1939; Bennett Moore Jr., son, age 16, attended school, completed five grades of school, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, had no source of income in 1939; and, May Moore, daughter, age 15, attended school, completed seven grades of school, born in Georgia, lived on a farm in rural Emanuel County on 1 April 1935, had no source of income in 1939.

      They had eleven children:

      i. Trudie M. MOORE
      ii. Eunice MOORE
      iii. Irene MOORE
      iv. Ollie Dell MOORE
      v. Alvin Eugene MOORE
      vi. Willie Mae MOORE
      viii. Geraldine Lee MOORE
      ix. Juanita MOORE
      x. Alfred Bennett MOORE Jr,
      xi. Mary MOORE

      Alfred died on 25 December 1956 in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, and was buried at New Beulah Cemetery in Candler County, Georgia.

      Rosie died on 14 August 1968, also in Macon, and was buried beside Alfred at New Beulah Cemetery.
    Person ID  I119  Boatright Genealogy
    Last Modified  13 Dec 2013 

    Father  George W. PIERCE,   b. 31 Aug 1850, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1927, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Annie BOATRIGHT,   b. 10 Jul 1853, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1933, Swainsboro, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Jun 1869  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F24  Group Sheet

    Family  Alfred Bennett MOORE, Sr.,   b. 10 Sep 1888, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1956, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1908  GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Trudie M. MOORE,   b. Abt 1909, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1960, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Eunice MOORE,   b. 23 Aug 1910, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1976, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Dorothy Irene MOORE,   b. Abt 1912, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Ollie Dell MOORE,   b. 7 Nov 1914, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1999, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. Alvin Eugene MOORE,   b. 17 Jan 1916, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 2003, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Willie Mae MOORE,   b. 7 Jul 1918, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 2008, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Geraldine Lee MOORE,   b. 14 Dec 1919, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1998, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Juanita MOORE,   b. 13 Nov 1921, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1989, Macon, Bibb County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Alfred Bennett MOORE, Jr.,   b. Abt 1924, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >10. Mary MOORE,   b. 13 Mar 1925, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1997, Augusta, Richmond County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  28 Sep 2010 
    Family ID  F109  Group Sheet


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