David Bliss Oldfield

25 November 1823–27 January 1911 (Age 87)
Mount Vernon, Knox, Ohio, United States

The Life of David Bliss

When David Bliss Oldfield was born on 25 November 1823, in Mount Vernon, Knox, Ohio, United States, his father, Samuel Oldfield, was 39 and his mother, Nancy Ribel Wright, was 39. He married Susanna Wilhelm on 10 November 1846, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Brady Township, Williams, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Pulaski, Williams, Ohio, United States in 1900. In 1870, at the age of 47, his occupation is listed as . He died on 27 January 1911, at the age of 87, and was buried in Fountain Grove Cemetery, Bryan, Williams, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Bliss Oldfield
Susanna Wilhelm
Marriage: 10 November 1846
James R. Oldfield
Emma Frances Oldfield
Ellen Nora Oldfield
Ada Alice Oldfield

Spouse and Children

10 November 1846
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States


    James R. Oldfield


    Emma Frances Oldfield


    Ellen Nora Oldfield



Parents and Siblings



    Mary Ann Oldfield


    William Oldfield


    Sharlot Oldfield


    Gilbert Wright Oldfield


    Johnathan Oldfield


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 13

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from any of various minor places so called, from Old English (e)ald ‘old’ + feld ‘open country’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel B Oldfield in household of Jno S Williams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David B Oldfield, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Hatfield, "United States Census, 1870"

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