William Jefferson Fields

17 July 1892–22 September 1981 (Age 89)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of William Jefferson

William Jefferson Fields was born on 17 July 1892 as the son of Lois Fields. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Zona Bell Miller. He died on 22 September 1981, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 89.

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William Jefferson Fields
1892–1981
Zona Bell Miller
1900–1970
Lois Mildred Fields
1923–2001
Marion Jefferson Fields
1926–2009

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907

Age 15

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 24

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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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  • Legacy NFS Source: William Jefferson Fields - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: William Jefferson Fields

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