George Robert Pierce Sabine Parish, Louisiana
George Robert Pierce, member of the Police Jury from Ward Eight,
was born in Copiah County, Mississippi, July 18, 1866, and spent
his boyhood there.
He moved with his parents to Sabine parish in 1882, and has
always been engaged in farming and has been very successful. Mr.
Pierce has always been a strong advocate of organization and
co-operation among the farmers as a means of bringing prosperity
to them and building up the agricultural interests of the
He was elected a member of the Police Jury in 1912 and is in
line with the progressive policy of that body; he is a good
citizen and a high-class gentleman.
Source: History of Sabine Parish,
Louisiana, by John G. Belisle, Sabine Banner Press, 1913.