Joseph Fields

1 January 1756–1 January 1846 (Age 90)
St. Mary's, Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Fields was born on 1 January 1756, in St. Mary's, Maryland, British Colonial America. He married Elizabeth Willingham in 1785, in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 1 January 1846, in Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Springfield, Washington, Kentucky, United States.

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Joseph Fields
Nancy Sarah Harris
Marriage: about 1800
Benedict Fields
Flemming Fields
Nancy Fields
Theresa Fields
Susan Fields
Treasy Fields
George Fields
Thomas Fields
Ann Fields
William Fields
Joseph Thomas Fields Jr
Nancy Anne Fields
Joseph Fields
Elizabeth Fields
George A Fields

Spouse and Children

about 1800
Maryland, United States


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Age 20

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · ""

Age 20

Historical Boundaries - 1776: Fincastle, Virginia Colony, United States; 1776: Fincastle, Virginia, United States; 1776: Kentucky, Virginia, United States; 1780: Jefferson, Virginia, United States; 1785: Nelson, Virginia, United States; 1792: Nelson, Kentucky, United States
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 25

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

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.

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  • Joseph Fields, "United States Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872"
  • Joseph Field, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783;

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