Charlotte Marie Celeste Brooks Field Griffith Crane

Adams County, Mississippi, USA
Death 31 May 1881 (aged 74)
Mississippi, USA
Burial Unknown, Specifically: Burial Place Unknown
Memorial ID 53445241 · View Source
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Charlotte Marie Celeste Brooks was a daughter of William Brooks and his wife Mary Elizabeth Celeste Hutchins (1768-1812, a daughter of Col. Anthony Hutchins of Saluda, South Carolina). She was born at her father's plantation, Anchorage, near Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi.

Charlotte married Robert Field (1797-1850) at the Anchorage on 11 July 1822. He was a Captain in the US Navy, and a son of Robert Field and his wife Ann Stockton, of New Jersey. His grandfather, Robert Stockton, was a Signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Charlotte and Robert had eight children:

1. Julia (born & died between 1823/27)

2. unknown son (born & died between 1823/27)

3. Annis Eliza Field (24 Jan. 1828-1872) m. Dr. Peter Mortimer Enders, on 6 Nov. 1845.

4. Hannah Boudinot Field (c. 1831) m. Chancellor McGill.

5. Charlotte Brooks Field (10 Nov. 1837-30 July 1857)

6. Dr. Robert Field (19 Aug. 1842-17 March 1909) Lieutenant, CSA, m. Annabella "Belle" Daniel (22 June 1845-30 Oct. 1922) on 8 Sept. 1869, Hinds Co. Lived at Hattiesburg, Forrest Co., Miss. Ten children.

7. William Brooks Field (12 May 1844-22 Jan. 1903) m. Medora Cotton (8 April 1846-19 Oct. 1919) on 2 Feb. 1865, Jefferson Co., and they had five children. Lived at McNair, Jefferson Co., Miss.

8. Mary Dunbar "May" Field (1848-1866) m. William Howard Crane on 6 July 1865, Hinds Co.

After Robert Field's death, Charlotte married John T. Griffith in 1851. After he died, she married Rev. Howard C. Crane.

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  • Added: 9 Jun 2010
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