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Eugene Field
Birth: Sep. 3, 1850
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1895
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

U.S. poet and journalist, best known, to his disgust, as the 'poet of childhood'. Field attended several colleges but took no degree; at the University of Missouri he was known less as a student than as a prankster. After his marriage in 1873, Field did editorial work for a variety of newspapers, including the Denver Tribune. 
 
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 Parents:
  Roswell Martin Field (1807 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Sutherland Comstock Field (1856 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Roswell Francis Field (1893 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Church of the Holy Comforter Courtyard
Kenilworth
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: In the courtyard
 
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Record added: Mar 15, 1999
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