Andrew Jackson Mayfield

about 1828–1912 (Age 84)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Mayfield was born about 1828, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Alexander Jackson Mayfield, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Fraim or Trains, was 22. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Harriet. He lived in Analy Judicial Township, Sonoma, California, United States in 1880 and Suisun City, Solano, California, United States in 1910. He died in 1912, in California, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Fairfield, Solano, California, United States.

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Andrew Jackson Mayfield
William Alexander Mayfield
George J Mayfield
Arabella Virginia "Belle" Mayfield
Ella J Mayfield
Florence Mayfield
Alice Frances Mayfield

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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.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built
Age 7
The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh
Age 34
The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Staffordshire. The placename derives from Old English mæthel ‘speech, assembly, meeting place’ + feld ‘open country’. Though it is possible that the surname could also be a habitational name from Mayfield in Sussex, this is unlikely due to the geographical distribution of early bearers.

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

Sources (16)

  • Andrew T Mayfield in household of Sibert C Shelton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Andrew J Mayfield, "California Death Index, 1905-1939"
  • Andrew J Mayfield, "United States Census, 1850"

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