George Edgar FIFIELD, Jr.

Male 1885 - 1948  (62 years)


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  • Name George Edgar FIFIELD, Jr. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 20 Oct 1885  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Aug 1948  St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of George E. Fifield Jr. cites age 62 years 9 months 18 days, died Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri 8 August 1948, usual residence St. Louis, Missouri, married, spouse is Gertrude Fifield, age 61, occupation V.P. Rothschild Hat Co., born Chicago, Illinois 20 October 1885, son of George E. Fifield, born Indiana, and unknown mother. Cause of death is uraemis, lympho sarcoma of kidney, septicaemis. Informant is Mrs. Gertrude Fifield. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery. [2]
    Buried Bel-Nor, St. Louis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I138650  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2018 

    Father George Edgar FIFIELD,   b. 17 Apr 1854, Penacook, Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1931, DuPage County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane PATTON,   b. Dec 1862, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1910, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1880  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1880 census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 5 June 1880:

      - Fifield, George A., age 24, occupation Car Driver, born New Hampshire, both parents born England.
      - Fifield, Mary, age 18, wife, occupation Keeping [House], born Illinois, both parents born England.

    • 1900 census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 11 June 1900:

      - Fifield, George E., age 45, married 20 years, born April 1855 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Customs Inspector.
      - Fifield, Mary J., age 38, wife, married 20 years, mother of 7 children, 3 children still living, born December 1861 in New York, both parents born England.
      - Fifield, George E., age 14, son, born October 1885 in Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation At School.
      - Fifield, Albert I., age 13, son, born September 1886 in Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation At School.
      - Fifield, Stella M., age 11, daughter, born May 1889 in Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation At School.

    • 1910 census of Berwyn, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 15 April 1910:

      - Fifield, Geo E., age 54, married 30 years, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Custom Insp., U.S. Custom House.
      - Fifield, Mary J., age 48, wife, married 30 years, mother of 7 children, 3 children still living, born New York, both parents born England.
      - Fifield, Stella M., age 20, daughter, born Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation Clerk, Railway Office.
      - Rolfe, Walter H. Jr., age 18, nephew, single, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Mechanic, Electric Shop.

    Family ID F45596  Group Sheet

    Family Gertrude Elizabeth GUY,   b. 19 Sep 1886, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1978  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1908  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1910 census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, enumerated 16 April 1910:

      - Fifield, George E., age 24, first marriage, married 1 year, born Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation Clerk, Wholesale.
      - Fifield, Gertrude, age 23, wife, first marriage, married 1 year, mother of zero children, born Illinois, both parents born England.

    • 1920 census of St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, enumerated 14 January 1920:

      - Fifield, George E., age 34, born Illinois, father born New Hampshire, mother born New York, occupation Buyer, Wholesale.
      - Fifield, Gertrude E., age 33, wife, born Illinois, both parents born England.
      - Fifield, G. Edgar, age 9, son, born Illinois, both parents born Illinois.
      - Fifield, Harold G., age 2, son, born Missouri, both parents born Illinois.

    • 1940 census of St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, enumerated 11 April 1940:

      - Fifield, George E., age 54, owns the home, home value $7,500, completed 8 years of education, born Illinois, occupation Hat Buyer, Hat Co.
      - Fifield, Gertrude E., age 53, wife, completed 8 years of education, born Illinois.
      - Fifield, Elaine L., age 15, daughter, completed 2 years of high school, born Missouri.

      All persons lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
     1. George Edgar FIFIELD, III,   b. 13 Aug 1910, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1980, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Harold Guy FIFIELD,   b. 6 Jan 1918, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 2007, Temple, Bell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Elaine Lucille FIFIELD,   b. 3 Aug 1924, St. Louis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1997  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F45598  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Oct 1885 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Sep 1908 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Aug 1948 - St. Louis, Missouri Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bel-Nor, St. Louis County, Missouri Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, Web: Missouri, Death Certificates, 1910-1962.
      https://www.sos.mo.gov/images/archives/deathcerts/1948/1948_00027688.PDF

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920.