Tillie Pierce picture.
History of Tillie Pierce
Tillie Pierce House
- Location of the Gettysburg Tillie
House is 301-303 Baltimore Street Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Gettysburg
in 1863, Tillie Pierce lived in this house.
Photos of the Historic Tillie Pierce House and
other Gettysburg Historic Sites.
History of the Tillie Pierce House.
The historic Tillie Pierce house was witness
to the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863. The Pierce family was James Pierce
(father), Margaret (mother), 2 sons James Shaw Pierce, and William H.
Pierce, 2 daughters Margaret A. Pierce and Matilda (Tillie) Pierce. Both
sons were serving for the Union army when the battle reached Gettysburg.
Historic Tillie Pierce House located on 301-303 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Tillie Pierce House picture taken in June 2004.
Leaving the Tillie Pierce House for safety.
On July 1st, Tillie Pierce, who was
accompanied by Mrs. Shriver and her two
children, Sarah L. and Mary M., left for the safety outside of town to the
Jacob Weikert farm. The Weikert farm was about three miles south on
Taneytown Road. Tillie Pierce's path to the Weikert farm was traveling on
foot south on Baltimore Street entering the Evergreen Cemetery, and
passing Cemetery Hill to the Taneytown Road eventually riding a wagon the
rest of the distance.
Tillie Pierce of Gettysburg
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