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 Eugene Field

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Eugene Field Famous memorial

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 4 Nov 1895 (aged 45)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Kenilworth, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot In the courtyard
Memorial ID 4706 View Source

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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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 14 Mar 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 4706
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4706/eugene-field : accessed ), memorial page for Eugene Field (3 Sep 1850–4 Nov 1895), Find a Grave Memorial ID 4706, citing Church of the Holy Comforter Courtyard, Kenilworth, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .