Louisa Fielder

12 October 1827–30 September 1895 (Age 67)
Clarksville, Pike, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa

When Louisa Fielder was born on 12 October 1827, in Clarksville, Pike, Missouri, United States, her father, John Fielder, was 37 and her mother, Eliza Sarah West, was 34. She married James Henry Settles on 19 October 1843, in Pike, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Bethlehem Township, Henry, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 30 September 1895, in Henry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Clinton Township, Henry, Missouri, United States.

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James Henry Settles
Louisa Fielder
Marriage: 19 October 1843
Edward Powers Settles
Mary Ellen Settles
Francis Marion Settles
Sarah Elizabeth Settles
William Alexander Settles
James Henry Settles
Albert W. Settles
Thomas Jefferson Settles
Emma Settles
Ann E. Settles
Jackson W. Settles
Robert Settles

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  • Marriage
    19 October 1843Pike, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1829 · Missouri State Library
    Age 2
    The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
    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.
    Age 19
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): from Middle English felder ‘dweller by the open country’, an -er derivative of Middle English feld ‘field, open country’ (see Field ), for someone who lived or worked in the fields or countryside. Compare Fieldman .

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Louise Settles in entry for Frank M Settles, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Louisa Sittles, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Miss Louisa Fielder in entry for Mr James Settles, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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