James Fields

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 19 Apr 1908 (aged 74–75)
Purcellville, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Burial Hillsboro, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 93426160 · View Source
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son of John Fields Sr & Mary "Polly" Orrison
husband of Sarepta Figgins

Veteran Civil War- US Confederate 8th Regiment was at Battle of Manassas July 2, 1861. He was injured in the lower arm/wrist area by enemy gunfire.

occupation- carpenter- made wood roof shingles

This is my 2nd Great Grandfather. A short period before my own father Arnold W Fields died ( he wasn't into family genealogy at all) he did tell me of when he was younger how his father George Edward W Fields had told him- that he remembered sitting with his Grandfather James Fields and hearing stories of the war. I never really knew my Grandfather G Edward Fields- he died when I was 5. I wish I had gotten the chance to ask him to repeat any of the stories he remembered .


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  • Created by: OhioSearcher
  • Added: 10 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 93426160
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Fields (1833–19 Apr 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93426160, citing Salem Church Cemetery, Hillsboro, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by OhioSearcher (contributor 47352802) .