Myra Jean Fields

18 September 1927–1 July 2004 (Age 76)
Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Myra Jean

When Myra Jean Fields was born on 18 September 1927, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Carl Clifton Fields Sr., was 23 and her mother, Hulda Witwer Stauffer Johnston, was 23. She lived in Upper Strasburg, Letterkenny Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940 and North Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 2000. She died on 1 July 2004, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Carl Clifton Fields Sr.
Hulda Witwer Stauffer Johnston
Carl Clifton Fields Jr
Myra Jean Fields
Richard Lewis Fields
John Bard Fields Sr
K Donald Fields
MaryAnn Fields

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1932 · The Youngest Federal Judge in US History

Age 5

David R. Daines, a native of Logan, was appointed as a federal judge in 1961 at the age of 23. He became the youngest federal judge in U.S. history. After his time as a judge, he continued practicing law in Logan for more than 60 years.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 21

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

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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Wenda May 30 at 9:17 PM · We are having a thunderstorm tonight that brought back a very distinct and sweet memory of Aunt Jean explaining that it was only the angels bowling. What are some of your m …

Sources (3)

  • Myra J. Fields in household of Carl Clifton Fields, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Myra Jean Fields, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Myra Jean Fields in household of C Clifton Fields, "United States Census, 1940"

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