Mary Fields

1867–Female
Dekalb Magisterial District, Gilmer, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Fields was born in 1867, in Dekalb Magisterial District, Gilmer, Virginia, United States as the daughter of Zion Fields and Sarah. She married Marshall Belcher about 1887, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Marshall Belcher
1867–1947
Mary Fields
1867–
Marriage: about 1887
Dewey Brocton Belcher Williams
1891–1949
Dewey Brocton (Belcher) Williams
1893–1966

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1887
Virginia, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Zion Fields

    MaleMale

    Sarah

    Female1841–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 27

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 31

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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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