Moses Fields, Sr

Photo added by Wilma Pearson Fields

Moses Fields, Sr

  • Birth Oct 1803 USA
  • Death 19 Aug 1855 USA
  • Burial Jay, Delaware County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Memorial ID 5069411

Born in the Cherokee Nation East. Died in Indian Territory. Husb. of Mahala Cadle [lst marriage Elizabeth Bigby; l dau.,Mary Jane Fields] F/o of 12 children. Owned stagecoach road hotel, store,saddlery, etc.which served the Indian Territory (Beattie's Prairie,Maysville,military road).The hotel was the meeting place(Civil War) for Genl.Stand Watie and Union genls.and their staffs for negotiating meetings, under truce. Some structures were extant in 1930's, in the care of his daughter, Sophronia(Milligan)buried here, last surviving child. He was the son of Chief Richard Fields, Jr. and Jennie Buffington of the Cherokee Nation. He was the full brother to Nancy Fields (Wm.Blythe,Sr.), b. 1793 TN; Ezekiel,Sr.; Dempsey; and Henry Fields. He was the half- brother to George Fields; Elizabeth (Blagg-Thompson); John Fields; Lucy Fields(Hickcs); James Fields; Delilah(J.C.Foreman); and Isobel Fields b. c 1812,(Dennis Wolf).


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  • Created by: Patricia Mechling
  • Added: 30 Sep 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5069411
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Moses Fields, Sr (Oct 1803–19 Aug 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5069411, citing Moses Fields Cemetery, Jay, Delaware County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Mechling (contributor 19483256) .