Notes for MARGARET JOSEPHINE VAN VELSOR PIERSON:
Daughter of Baily and Sarah Elizabeth (Beardsley) Van Velsor.
AKA: "Sally" to her grandchildren.
Born: April 11, 1843 in Broome Street in Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York.
Died: July 17, 1917 in Presbyterian Hospital, Lyon's Farms, Essex County, New Jersey
Buried: July 20, 1917 in Lot #15, Section F; Evergreen Cemetery, Hillside, Union, New Jersey. (Undertakers: Smith and Smith).
Last Residence: 257 Roseville Avenue, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.
Married: Benjamin Pierson April 30, 1861 in Unknown.