Michael was born in 1778 in Fredrick County, Winchester, VA, the son of Michael Pierce Sr and Lydia Unknown.
He died in OCT 1826 in Harrison, West VA.
His wife was Rachel Curlette. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their six known children were Rachel Curlette (1800-1866), Sarah (Sally) (c1790-?), James G (c1790-?), Mary Ann (1791-1883), John (>1800-?) and Alfred (>1806-?).