Preston Calbert Hatfield

18 March 1876–22 May 1964 (Age 88)
Corning, Perry, Ohio, United States

The Life of Preston Calbert

When Preston Calbert Hatfield was born on 18 March 1876, in Corning, Perry, Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph Miller Hatfield, was 25 and his mother, Cynthia J Post, was 21. He married Lida Gertrude Holland on 27 September 1903, in Corning, Perry, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Montgomery Township, Crawford, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma, United States for about 20 years. He died on 22 May 1964, in Nowata, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Nowata, Nowata, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Preston Calbert Hatfield
Lida Gertrude Holland
Marriage: 27 September 1903
Donald Mc Pherson Hatfield
Delores Ruth Hatfield
Constance LaVaughn Hatfield
William Jearled Hatfield
Betty Jayne Hatfield
James Lee Hatfield
John Robert Hatfield

Spouse and Children

27 September 1903
Corning, Perry, Ohio, United States


    Donald Mc Pherson Hatfield


    Delores Ruth Hatfield


    Constance LaVaughn Hatfield



    Betty Jayne Hatfield


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Miller Hatfield


    Cynthia J Post




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 1

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire and central England): habitational name from any of the various places named Hatfield, for example in Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Hertfordshire, and Essex, from Old English hǣð ‘heathland’, ‘heather’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Preston C Hatfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Preston Hatfield, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Preston L Hatfield, "United States Census, 1930"

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