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US Civil War Soldiers flag  James William  FIELD

  (b. 1835, Maine, USA   d. 1872Poland, Maine, USA )  
Summary: James William FIELD was born 1835 in , Maine, USA. James William FIELD was the child of

He married  Sarah Ann VERRILL 16 March 1856 in Portland, Maine, USA .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Sarah Ann VERRILL  was born 9 February 1838 in Poland, Maine, USA .  She died 20 June 1916 in Pownal, Maine, USA .  She was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP.

James William FIELD died 1872 in Poland, Maine, USA.
He served in the Civil War as a Union soldier. He was killed in a stave mill where he worked.

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Did You Know? America - Did you know? July 7, 1898 - U.S. annexes Hawaii by an act of Congress.
Poland, Maine, USA - Tripp Lake, Poland, Maine
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Tripp Lake, Poland, Maine
Poland, Maine, USA - Camp Maqua (1910)
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Camp Maqua (1910)
Poland, Maine, USA - Poland Spring House from Middle Lake, Poland, Maine
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James William FIELD married flag Sarah Ann VERRILL-- Date: 16 March 1856 Place: Portland, Maine, USA 

Sarah Ann VERRILL was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP

Name: Sarah A Verrill
Gender: Female
Spouse: James W Field
Spouse Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1856
Marriage Place: Portland
Registration Place: Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives.

flag Elias Herbert FIELD (b.1857, Poland, Maine, USA  d. 25 June 1934, )

flag Edward F FIELD (b.abt. 1859, Poland, Maine, USA  d. , )

flag Alice G FIELD (b.26 May 1863, Poland, Maine, USA  d. 23 October 1953, Raymond, Maine, USA)

flag Ulysses Grant FIELD (b.January 1867, Poland, Maine, USA  d. 14 November 1940, Pownal, Maine, USA)

flag Schuyler C FIELD (b.abt. 1869, Poland, Maine, USA  d. , )

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USA 1836 - The Alamo and Texas Declaration of Independence
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USA 1837 - The Panic of 1837
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News 1839 - Governor Fairfield declared war on England due to boundary dispute between New Brunswick, northern Maine webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ metimeln.htm -

World History 1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre. - January 2, 1839

USA 1840 to 1860s - French-Canadian emigration to the United States
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News 1842 - Webster-Ashburton Treaty settled Maine/New Brunswick border dispute webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ metimeln.htm -

News 1844 - Married women in Maine become the first in the US to win the right to “separate economy”.

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World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
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USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
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USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
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USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S. - February 2, 1848

News 1851 - Maine first state to outlaw sale of alcoholic beverages webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ metimeln.htm -

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
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USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
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USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
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1856 Marriage / Partner
James William FIELD and Sarah Ann VERRILL 16 March 1856, Portland, Maine, USA (Deering)
USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861. education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
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USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
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USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia. - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
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USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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1863 Birth of Child
Alice G FIELD was born 26 May 1863, Poland, Maine, USA
USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union). - July 3, 1863

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
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USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
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1867 Birth of Child
Ulysses Grant FIELD was born January 1867, Poland, Maine, USA
USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"
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News 1869 - The Maine Senate, by a vote of 14 to 10, has passed a bill allowing physicians to obtain legitimate subjects for the dissection table.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - March 6, 1869

News 1870 - (Poland, Maine) John S. Briggs built a steam mill. In 1875, an addition was built for a saw and shingle mill as well as a clapboard mill and planer. He added a butter factory in 1884, and a threshing machine in 1888. -

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

News 1870 - There are 226,000 children in Maine between the ages of four and twenty-one, and only fifty per cent of these attend school.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 26, 1870

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

Poland, Maine, USA

James is buried at: North Raymond Cemetery East Raymond Cumberland County Maine, USA
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