Charles O Fields Jr

1924–1999 (Age 75)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Charles O

When Charles O Fields Jr was born in 1924, in Alabama, United States, his father, Charles Olan Fields, was 27 and his mother, Ella Pearl Jones, was 29. He married Jeanne Esther Naylor on 21 July 1945, in Lucas, Ohio, United States. He lived in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1930. He died in 1999, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 75.

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Charles O Fields Jr
1924–1999
Jeanne Esther Naylor
1926–
Marriage: 21 July 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 July 1945
Lucas, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Mira Lee Fields

    Female1920–2017Female

    Male1924–1999Male

    Walter Marvin Curt Fields

    Male1929–2012Male

World Events (8)

1927

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 17

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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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Sources (3)

  • Charlie Fields Jr. in household of Charlie O Fields, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Fields in entry for Mr Walter Marvin Or Curt Fields, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Charles O Fields in entry for Lee A Fields and Kimberly S Heck, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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