David Dudley Field, Sr.

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David Dudley Field, Sr.

Birthplace: Madison, New Haven Co., CT
Death: Died in Stockbridge, Berkshire, MA
Immediate Family:

Son of Timothy Field and Anna Field (Dudley)
Husband of Submit Dickinson
Father of David Field, II; Emilia Ann Brewer; Timothy Beals Field; Matthew D Dickinson Field; Jonathan Edwards Field, Sr and 4 others
Brother of Mina (2) Dowd; Lois Field; Mina Field; Timothy Field; Mary Field and 2 others

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About David Dudley Field, Sr.


David Dudley Field I (May 20, 1781 – April 15,1867) was an American Congregational clergyman and historical writer. He was born in East Guilford, now Madison, Connecticut on May 20, 1781, the son of Timothy Field, an officer during the American Revolution. He graduated from Yale in 1802, and held pastorates at Haddam, Connecticut, and Stockbridge, Massachusetts. He wrote A History of the Town of Pittsfield, in Berkshire County, Massachusetts (1844). He married Submit Dickison (1782-1861) in 1803, and they had nine children, four of whom achieved national prominence[1]:. He is buried at the Stockbridge Cemetery in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.

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David Dudley Field, Sr.'s Timeline

May 20, 1781
Madison, New Haven Co., CT
October 31, 1803
Age 22
Somers, Tolland CT
February 13, 1805
Age 23
Haddam Middlesex, Connecticut
February 22, 1807
Age 25
May 21, 1809
Age 28
June 26, 1811
Age 30
July 11, 1813
Age 32
Haddam, Middlesex, CT, USA
November 4, 1816
Age 35
Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA
November 30, 1819
Age 38
Berkshire, MA, USA
April 3, 1822
Age 40
Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States