Albert Field

20 June 1828–13 April 1915 (Age 86)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Albert

When Albert Field was born on 20 June 1828, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Reuben Field, was 27 and his mother, Eliza Granger, was 30. He had at least 5 sons and 1 daughter with Mary Jane Miller. He lived in Mackinac Island, Mackinac, Michigan, United States in 1850 and Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 13 April 1915, in Eaton Township, Eaton, Michigan, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States.

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Albert Field
Mary Jane Miller
Edward H. Field
Isabel R Fields
Charlie S. Field
Frank Wellington Field
Eugene Israel Field
William W Field

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Parents and Siblings

    Reuben Field


    Eliza Granger




World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

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 9

Michigan is the 26th state.
1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 26

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on land which had been cleared of forest, but not brought into cultivation, from Old English feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’, as opposed on the one hand to æcer ‘cultivated soil’, ‘enclosed land’ ( see Acker ) and on the other to weald ‘wooded land’, ‘forest’ ( see Wald ).2 Possibly also Scottish or Irish: reduced form of McField ( see Mcphail ).3 Jewish (American): Americanized and shortened form of any of the many Jewish surnames containing Feld.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert Field, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Albert Field, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albert Field in household of Reuben Field, "United States Census, 1850"

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