When George William Fielder was born on 5 September 1867, in Clarksville, Pike, Missouri, United States, his father, Thomas Lewis Fielder, was 25 and his mother, Virginia P. "Mollie" Cumpston, was 17. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Flora Francis Roach. He lived in Calumet, Pike, Missouri, United States in 1880 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 9 September 1907, at the age of 40.
English (southern): from Middle English felder ‘dweller by the open country’, an -er derivative of Middle English feld ‘field, open country’ (see Field ), for someone who lived or worked in the fields or countryside. Compare Fieldman .