The Pierce name
The Pierce name is believed to have originated from the given names Pier and Peter.
Pierce name variations and common misspellings
Pearce, Perce, Kierce
Pierces in the United States
Pierce ranked 202 of 1,000 of the top surnames on the 2010 U.S. Census.
According to Ancestry.com, in 1880, 37% of Pierce in the United States were farmers. Ancestry's records listing the name Pierce include 4 million historical documents, 1 million birth, marriage, and death records, 150,000 military records, 58,000 immigration records, 693,000 census and voter lists, and 2 million member tree