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William Penson Fifield
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1813
Salisbury
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1880
Jackson County
Michigan, USA

Married Mehitable Bern 14 Nov 1836 in Jackson Co Michigan. Second marriage to Elizabeth.

From the "Free Baptist Cyclopedia" pub. 1889, by Burgess and Ward:

"William P. Fifield was born in Salisbury, N.H, July 7, 1813, and died in Jackson, Mich, Feb. 12, 1880. He came to Michigan with his parents, Enoch and Abigail (Stevens) Fifield, in 1830, locating on a farm near Jackson. He united with the Baptists in 1834, in name, but not in heart and shortly afterward became connected with the Freewill Baptists. He firmly maintained the principles he so dearly loved to the end. He was deeply interested in all the denominational work, cheerfully contributing as he was able for its maintenance. He with an older brother, Geo. W. Fifield, who d. May 29, 1888, and Deacon Zina Allen, were closely identified wih the FWB interest in Jackson from the organization of the first church until the present (1889), often holding the ground against overwhelming difficulties. Bro. Allen still lives at the advanced age of nearly 80 years."

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Enoch Fifield (1776 - 1853)
  Abigail Stevens Fifield (1777 - 1851)
 
 Spouse:
  Mehitable Bean Fifield (1815 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Enoch S Fifield (____ - 1855)*
  James S Fifield (1839 - 1843)*
  Mary E Fifield (1841 - 1851)*
  Lucinda P Fifield (1847 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Fifield (1800 - 1839)*
  Osgood Harrison Fifield (1804 - 1872)*
  John Stevens Fifield (1805 - 1872)*
  Levi Fifield (1807 - 1878)*
  George Washington Fifield (1810 - 1888)*
  William Penson Fifield (1813 - 1880)
  Abagail S Fifield Woodworth (1815 - 1858)*
  Newell Judson Fifield (1817 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fifield Cemetery
Blackman Township
Jackson County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Deb Hayes-Wolfe
Record added: Apr 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18908794
William Penson Fifield
Added by: Deb Hayes-Wolfe
 
William Penson Fifield
Added by: Deb Hayes-Wolfe
 
William Penson Fifield
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Added by: Deb Hayes-Wolfe
 
 
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Family...Always
- Sugar Candy Fifield Adee
 Added: Apr. 25, 2013
A Freewill Baptist minister.
- winnie yandell
 Added: Mar. 15, 2012
 
 
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