New Jersey Obituaries - December 7, 1898 - John S. Peirce

John S. Peirce, a former resident of Long Branch, died in New York on Sunday night of last week, aged 57 years. He had been sick three weeks with an ulcerated stomach. He moved to Long Branch with his parents when only five years old and lived there until three years ago when he moved to New York. The body was taken to Long Branch where the funeral was held.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, December 7, 1898