West Virginia Pioneers

Franklin Pierce Fields

Male 1856 - 1938  (81 years)


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  • Name Franklin Pierce Fields 
    Born 25 Nov 1856  Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jul 1938  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 


    • Death Record
      Name: Franklin Pierce/Fields
      Sex: Male
      Death Date: 7 July 1938
      Death Place: Redknob, Roane, West Virginia
      Age at Death: 81y 7m 12d or 81y 5m 12d
      Burial Date: 08 Jul 1938
      Cemetery: Mt. Herman
      Birth Date: 25 Nov 1856
      Birth Place: Jackson Co., West Va.
      Marital Status: M
      Spouse: Samantha Hatcher
      Occupation: Farmer
      Residence: Harmony, Roane, wV
      Mother: Susanna (Suzana) Buckley
      Mother's Birth Place: Jackson Co., West Va.
      Father: James Fields
      Father's Birth Place: Jackson Co., West Va.
      Informant: Carl Fields, Harmony
    Person ID I22620  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2009 

    Father James Fields,   b. Abt 1817, Russell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Susan Garrett,   b. Abt 1824, Russell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 

    • 1850 Kanawha Co, VA
      James Fields 31
      Susan 25
      Tilmand 8
      Rese 6
      Abner 1

      1860 Jackson Co WV # 1344-1274
      Fields, Jas 41
      Susan, 58 [38]
      Rus, 17
      John 15
      Geo 18
      Francis, 5
      Sarah 2
      [Susan is probably d/o James & Sarah Garrett who lived at # 1342 and the Charles Garrett at # 1434 would have been her brother]

      1870 Washington , Jackson Co WV # 174
      James 53
      Susan 49
      John 19
      George 16
      Franklin 13
      Sarah 9
      William L, 7
      Ann E, 5
      [Reece is next door]

      1880 Census Place: Washington, Jackson, West Virginia
      James FIELDS Self M M W 63 VA
      Susan FIELDS Wife F M W 56 VA
      Sarah A. FIELDS Dau F S W 21 WV
      Louiza FIELDS Dau F S W 14 WV
      Franklin P. FIELDS Son M M W 23 WV
      Semantha C. FIELDS DauL F M W 19 WV

      JCBR:
      Analiza 8/1865 James and Ann Fields
    Family ID F1580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samantha Catherine Hatcher,   b. 3 Nov 1860, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1941, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1880  Roane County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 

    • 1900 Union, Jackson, WV
      Franklin Fields 11/1856 m 20y WV VAVA
      Samantha C 11/1860 m 20y 9-9 children WV VA WV
      Estella F 5/1881
      James R 2/1883
      Rees O 1/1885
      Thornton D 6/1887
      Maudie M 4/1889
      Hollie S 2/1892
      Beula D 2/1894
      Lorie D or Lonie D dau 3/1897
      Ora A 4/1899

      1910 Harper, Roane, WV #115-116 all WVWVWV
      Fields, Franklin P 53 m1- 30y
      Samantha C 49 m1- 30y 10-10 children
      Dennis son 22
      Maud da 20
      Holly son 18
      Bula da 15
      Lona da 12
      Allie da 10
      Carl son 6

      1920 Wolf Camp, Roane, WV #23
      Fields, Franklin P 63 WV VAVA
      Samantha S 59 WV VA WV
      Ora A da 20
      Carl R son 15
      Raymond E gs 10

      JCBR
      Thornton has both a birth record and a delayed record. Delayed shows full names of parents.
      Fields, Amanda 4/27/1889, FP & SC

      From a letter written from Samantha to her son Reese, a list of the children with birthdates and spouses. She gave only initials.
      1Estella F b 28 May 1881 + JB Hill 7/2/1902 Roane,wv
      2James Robert b 2/22/1883 + Iva Jones 9/6/1903 Roane,wv
      3Reese Omer b 1/23/1885 d 3/6/1957 + Helen Christine
      Edmond 4/23/1905 Greenup, Ky Children: Amy Gwile, Anna
      Jeanine
      4Thornton Dennis b 6/6/1888 + Leota Payne 7/2/1908 Roane wv
      5 Maude Ann (info you have)
      6 Hollie S b 2/2/1892 + Josaphine M. Scraggs 6/6/1912
      7 Beula Dallis b 2/22/1894 + Marion taylor 9/25/1910 Roane
      8 Lona D 3/17/1897 + Wynne Alfred Walters Sr 9/12/1919
      9 Ora Amanda b 4/19/1899 + Roma Long 11/27/1921
      10 Carl Romeo b 1/31/1904 + Mamie Long 3/16/1922
    Children 
     1. Estella Florence Fields,   b. 28 May 1881, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. James Robert Fields,   b. 22 Feb 1883, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Reese Omer Fields,   b. 23 Jan 1885, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1957  (Age 72 years)
    +4. Thornton Dennis Fields,   b. 6 Jun 1888, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1962, Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +5. Maude Ann Fields,   b. 27 Apr 1889,   d. 9 Dec 1961  (Age 72 years)
     6. Hollie S Fields,   b. 2 Feb 1892, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Beulah Dallis Fields,   b. 22 Feb 1894, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +8. Lona D Fields,   b. 17 Mar 1897, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1964, Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     9. Ora Allie Fields,   b. 19 Apr 1899, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Carl Romeo Fields,   b. 31 Jan 1904,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F7140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1880 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jul 1938 - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roane County, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S479] Death records, West Virginia Division of Culture and History.

    3. [S15] Marriage Records, Roane Co, WV.