Morgan Fields

about 1827–14 October 1886 (Age 59)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Morgan

When Morgan Fields was born about 1827, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Reuben Fields, was 27 and his mother, Susannah Humphrey, was 25. He married Frances Parthenia Taylor on 9 September 1850, in Gwinnett, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Sugar Hill, Gwinnett, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died on 14 October 1886, in Gwinnett, Georgia, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in First Baptist Cemetery, Sugar Hill, Gwinnett, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Morgan Fields
1827–1886
Frances Parthenia Taylor
1828–1920
Marriage: 9 September 1850
William Field
1847–1910
Thomas W. Fields
1852–1888
Daniel R Fields
1860–1898
Parthenia C Fields
1863–
William Lawson Fields
1850–1915
Jesse Wilson Fields
1853–1934
Susan Frances Fields
1855–1919
Anderson Pinkney Fields
1859–1942

Spouse and Children

    Male1827–1886Male

    Frances Parthenia Taylor

    Female1828–1920Female

MARRIAGE
9 September 1850
Gwinnett, Georgia, United States
children

(8)

    William Field

    Male1847–1910Male

    Male1850–1915Male

    Thomas W. Fields

    Male1852–1888Male

    Jesse Wilson Fields

    Male1853–1934Male

    Female1855–1919Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Reuben Fields

    Male1800–1889Male

    Susannah Humphrey

    Female1802–1893Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 3

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1846

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English feldes, plural or possessive of feld ‘open country’. This name is also found as a translation of equivalent names in other languages, in particular French Deschamps , Duchamp .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Morgan Fields, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Morgan Fields, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Morgan Fields, "United States Census, 1860"

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