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1870s 2 CDV Photos: Sons of Warrington Field: Charles & Benjamin Field

#716 Field Genealogy:

On reverse: "Benny Field" is handwritten in old period pencil on one CDV, and in the same hand "Charley Field" handwritten on the other. Photo type: 2 Original Antique Victorian CDV carte de visite Photographs, circa 1870's. Photographer: Sherman Vignette Gallery, 270 & 272 Fulton St., Brooklyn, Kings County. (known to be photographer Sylvanus Sherman, or Sylvanus J. Sherman, or S.J. Sherman, who was also a Civil war veteran)

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Their father was Mr. Warrington Fields 1822–1884, born in New Jersey
Note: Warrington Fields is also seen as Winant Field, Wynant Field, Wynne Field, Harrington Field and Peter Wallace in US census records, as well as his surname as both Fields or Field. He was a Civil War soldier of the 56th NY and a veteran with a Civil War pension. His occupation is listed as a fisherman in Brooklyn NY records. He died in 1884 there.

Warrington's first wife:
Sarah Fields born 1823, her parents and date of death unknown. little found of her.
2 children with Sarah:
William H Fields born 1848
Charles R Fields born 1851 (this is an original photo of him here)

Warrington's 2nd wife: Lucretia Voorhees 1839-1915, born in Kings County, New York and married Warrington Fields in 1857 at the Dutch Reformed Church in Brooklyn.
Her father: Albert Voorhees
Her mother: Catherine Stillwell Voorhees

The children of Lucretia Voorhees & Warrington Fields:
Julia Fields born 1858
Albert Fields born Jan 1859
Frank Fields born 1860
Charlotte Fields born Apr 1860
Benjamin Fields born 1863 (photo here)
Robert Fields born 1866
Alford Fields born 1868
Philip Fields born 1871
Gertrude Fields born 1875
Julia Fields born Jul 1876
George W. Fields born Sep 1879

Winant Fields in the New York State Census 1855
(aka Warrington Fields)
Birth Year: abt 1825
Age: 30
Residence: Brooklyn City, Ward 8, Kings County, New York
Household Members: Name Age
Winant Fields 30
Sarah Fields 30
William H Fields 7
Charles R Fields 4
Mary L Lake 21

Pre Civil War:
Warrington Field in the 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: U Field (Warrington Fields)
Age: 35
Birth Year: abt 1825
Birth Place: New York
Home in 1860: Brooklyn Ward 8 District 1, Kings County, New York
Household Members: Name Age
Warrington Field 35
Lucretia Fields 20
Albert Fields 1
Charlotta Fields 2/12
William Fields 12
Charles Fields 10
Mary Fields 8
Jane Fields 5
Julia Fields 2

Warrington Field in the U.S. City Directories 1822-1995
Residence Year: 1863, Street Address: 26th St
Residence Place: Brooklyn, New York
Occupation: Fisherman
Publication Title: Brooklyn, New York, City Directory, 1863

Residential and business directory listings for the city of Brooklyn, NY in 1863. Includes Street and Avenue Directory. Author: J. Lain & Company:
Warrington Field, Occupation: Fisherman, house 3d av. near 26th

2 Civil War Records for Warrington Fields:
BATTLE UNIT NAME: 56th Regiment NY Infantry National Guard (30 days, 1863)
SIDE: Union
Other spelling: Warrington Field
BATTLE UNIT NAME: 56th Regiment NY Infantry National Guard (100 days, 1864)
SIDE: Union

Warrington Field in the 1870 United States Federal Census
Age in 1870: 48
Birth Year: abt 1822
Birthplace: New Jersey
Home in 1870: Brooklyn Ward 8, Kings County, New York
Household Members: Name Age
Warrington Field 48
Lucretia Field 30
William H Field 22
Charles Field 19
Benjamin Field 7
Francis Field 4
Allen Field 2

Warrington Fields in the New York City New York Death Index 1862-1948
Age: 62
Birth Year: abt 1822
Death Date: July 14, 1884
Death Place: Kings County, New York

Wynne Fields in United States Census, 1880
Name: Wynne Fields (Warrington Fields)
Event Place: Brooklyn, Kings, New York
Age: 56
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Fish Dealer
Birth Year (Estimated): 1824
Birthplace: New Jersey
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New Jersey
Household Age Birthplace:
Wynne Fields Self M 56 New Jersey (Warrington Fields)
Lucretia Fields Wife F 40 New York
Benjamin VP Fields Son M 17 New York
Thedore F Fields Son M 14 New York
Allen C Fields Son M 12 New York
Philip G Fields Son M 9 New York
Gertude Fields Daughter F 5 New York
Julia Fields Daughter F 3 New York
George W Fields Son M 0 New York

US Civil War Pension Index: Pension Files, 1861-1934 for Peter Wallace alias Warrington Fields: 
Name: Warrington Fields, and alias for Peter Wallace
Place Filed: New York
Relation to Head: Soldier
Spouse: Lucretia Fields

Son, Charles Fields New York State Census, 1865
Event Place Ward 08, Brooklyn, Kings, New York
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birth Year (Estimated) 1851
Warrington Fields Father M 44
Lucretia Fields F 25
William Fields Son M 17
Charles Fields Son M 14
Benjamin Fields Son M 4

Son, Benjamin R Fields United States Census, 1910
Event Place Brooklyn Ward 22, Kings, New York
Age 50
Marital Status Widowed
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1860
Birthplace New York
Parent's Birthplace: Both New York
Benjamin R Fields Head M 50 New York
William Fields Son M 18 New York
Lucretia Fields Mother F 71 New York

His Wife: The County review., August 27, 1915, Page 2, Image 2 (Riverhead, N.Y.) 1903-1950: "OBITUARY OF MRS. LUCRETIA FIELDS. East Moriches — Mrs. Lucretia Fields, for many years a member of the Eighteenth Street M.E. Church of Brooklyn, N.Y., died on August 10th, after two months' sickness at the home of her grandson at 668 Vanderbilt Avenue, Brooklyn. She was born in Brooklyn seventy-nine years ago, a daughter of the late Albert Voorhees and Catherine Stillwell Voorhees, and was a descendant of the old Long Island family. She was the widow of Warrington Fields, who died thirty years ago and she is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Bartholomew, of Patchogue, and Mrs. Joseph KcGarvey, of this village, and four sons, Robert, Alfred, Philip and Francis Fields; twelve grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery."

This beautiful set of photos of 2 half brothers, Ben & Charles Field, were found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Field family genealogy. They were found with a photo of Willie Watson, assumed to be a childhood friend, with the same handwriting on reverse, see his photo here. It is assumed at one time the 3 CDV photos were removed from an old vintage 19th c. family photo album, which often do not stand the test of time. William "Willie" Watson may be a Brooklyn relative, or childhood friend, see his photo here.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy      Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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