Family Pages - FIELD, Albert E. and Rebecca

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These photos show the memorial stones in Rookwood cemetery in Sydney, Australia in the independent section. His full name is Albert Ebenezar FIELD and he was born in 1854 (Jun Q 1854 IW 2b 479), but they were married in Melksham in 1877 (Sep Q 1877 5a 179), her name being Rebecca CHIVERS born 1853 (Melksham Dec Q 1853 5a 54).

INSCRIPTIONS

In Loving Memory of
OUR DEAR FATHER
ALBERT E FIELD
FORMERLY OF VENTNOR, I.W. ENG.
CALLED HOME
29TH MAY 1937 AGED 83 YEARS
THEY THAT TURN MANY TO RIGHTEOUSNESS
SHALL SHINE AS THE STARS FOR EVER & EVER
DAN XII.3.

In Loving Memory of
REBECCA
BELOVED WIFE OF ALBERT E. FIELD
FORMERLY OF VENTNOR, I.W. ENG.
CALLED TO HIGHER SERVICE
13TH AUG. 1922 AGED 68 YEARS
JESUS SAID "WHOSOEVER LIVETH AND
BELIEVETH IN ME SHALL NEVER DIE"
JOHN XI.26.

JOHN H. FIELD
1886 - 1978
SON-IN-LAW OF ABOVE

CENSUS INFORMATION

1861 : Albert Ebenezer Field (aged 6) is with his family at Spring Hill in Ventnor. His father George Field is shown as a Draper employing 2 adult male assistants, 1 female assistant and 3 apprentices.
1871 : Albert E Field (aged 16) is with his family at Spring Hill in Ventnor. His occupation is Stationer and Bookseller's apprentice. His father George Field is shown as a Draper.
1881 : Albert E Field (aged 26) is at Newport Road Ventnor, with his wife Rebecca, and children Herbert (aged 2) and Alice (aged 1). Albert Field's occupation is given as Printer and Letter press Writer.


The family do not appear in the 1891 or subsequent English Censuses; they emigrated to Australia in 1883 aboard the "Pericles"

Credits :

Peter Levarre-Waters

The Field family are recorded on Ancestry.co.uk so if you have a subscription to this, you can find more information and photographs [Editor]