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William Henry Belfield
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1848
Wright County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 8, 1901
Great Bend
Barton County
Kansas, USA

William Henry Belfield
born in Iowa City, Wright, Iowa, United States

Parents:
Alfred Belfield (18221886) born in Maryland (his parents were Henry H. Belfield and Cynthia Wharton), moved to Rush Co., Kansas and settled there with his family.

Maria Johnson (18291911) born in Ohio (her parents were Hope Inskeep of Philadelphia and William Johnson of Virgina). They married in Harrisburg, Iowa.

Spouse:
Ida Mae ( - )

Child:
Hazel E. Belfield (1895-1944)


Siblings:

- Frank W Belfield (1855 )

- Charles Milton Belfield (1857-1927)married Ella Merilla Lasona Shaw (1864-1838)

- Laura Jane 'Mae' Belfield (1860-1930), m. John R. Lee, of Ohio, settled at Ness, Kansas [she was his 2nd wife]

- Edwin Wharton Belfield (1863-1938) married Katherine "Katie" Krause (1865-1945)

- Oscar Daniel Belfield (1865-1925) married Priscilla Emeline Morgan (1867-1937)

- John Belfield, (about 1865)- age 7 living in Clarence, Barton County, Kansas in 1872 (first county census)

- Mary "Mae" E. BELFIELD Krause(1868-1888) born (11 Jan 1868) in Keokuk, Iowa, buried in Belfield Cemetery, Pioneer Rush, Kansas. She married a boy from a family who had also migrated from Pennsylvaia. Michael Krause, Abt 1886, near her home. They had two children. Minnie Mae Krause (18861969) who married Charles Brown Ater (1873-1907), and Jesse Krause (sources differ as to her date of birth 1886 or 1887-1888) Mary "Mae" E. Belfield died about the same time as Jesse Krause.

Jesse, her baby, died shortly after birth.

- Maria Louise 'Mariah' 'Louie' Belfield (1871-1927), married Thomas Mortimer Kennedy (1868-1941)

- Robert Belfield,(1871- )- age 1 living in Clarence, Barton, Kansas in 1874

[note: This Alfred Belfield family is buried in the hamlet of Belfield, Rush Co., KS. They were the great grandparents of Hugh Milburn Stone, well-known for his role of "Doc Adams" in the Gunsmoke TV series in the US. -Erik P Conard, May 31, 2003, Genforum]



 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred Belfield (1822 - 1886)
  Maria Johnson Belfield (1829 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Hazel E Belfield (1895 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Belfield (1848 - 1901)
  Charles Milton Belfield (1857 - 1927)*
  Edwin Wharton Belfield (1863 - 1938)*
  Oscar Daniel Belfield (1865 - 1925)*
  Maria Louisa Belfield Kennedy (1871 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Locust Hill Cemetery
Rush Center
Rush County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Jean Colson
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79538819
William Henry Belfield
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Added by: Cameron Herrell
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 15, 2013
 
 
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