Charles Sidney Field

1893–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles Sidney

When Charles Sidney Field was born in 1893, in Indiana, United States, his father, Eugene Fields, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Jane Norris, was 21. He had at least 1 daughter with Clara Wilson. He lived in Jasper, Bainbridge Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States for about 5 years and Reeve Township, Daviess, Indiana, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

Charles Sidney Field
1893–
Clara Wilson
1892–1973
John Bernard Fields
1918–1986
Ellen Fields
1920–
Mary Fields
1922–1954
Eugene Fields
1925–
Jessie Fields
1927–
Sidney Fields
1932–

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    John Bernard Fields

    Male1918–1986Male

    Ellen Fields

    Female1920–Female

    Mary Fields

    Female1922–1954Female

    Eugene Fields

    Male1925–Male

    Jessie Fields

    Female1927–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1870–1942Male

    Sarah Jane Norris

    Female1872–1923Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 13

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1927

Age 34

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on land which had been cleared of forest, but not brought into cultivation, from Old English feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’, as opposed on the one hand to æcer ‘cultivated soil’, ‘enclosed land’ ( see Acker ) and on the other to weald ‘wooded land’, ‘forest’ ( see Wald ).2 Possibly also Scottish or Irish: reduced form of McField ( see Mcphail ).3 Jewish (American): Americanized and shortened form of any of the many Jewish surnames containing Feld.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles S Fields, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles S Fields in household of Eugene Fields, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sidney Fields, "United States Census, 1930"

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