Mrs. John McNeil (1788-1855)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 36 x 29 in. ( 91.4 x 73.7 cm )
Elizabeth Pierce was the daughter of Governor Benjamin Pierce of New Hampshire and Anna (Kendrick) Pierce. President Benjamin Franklin Pierce was her brother. She married John McNeil, a soldier who fought in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 and rose to the rank of general, on December 25, 1811.
Gift of Mrs. Marion L. (Benham) Dielman
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