Mary Field1,2,3,4,5,6

(say 1755 - )

BMDB data

     Mary Field was born say 1755 ?Martock, SOM, ENG.5
     Mary Field married Joseph Andrews, son of Joseph Andrews and Elizabeth Greenham, on 1 Jun 1775 Martock, SOM, ENG, entry shows Joseph ANDREWS as weaver, and Mary FIELD, both of this parish, marr. by banns. Both X their mark; Wit.: George GLISTER (who signed several on page) & ?? TAYLOR
Banns: 7, 14, 21 May 1775 (Mary misindexed as FISH - entry definitely FIELD.)7,8
     Mary's surname:
Mary often appears in trees as Mary Fish or Field.
Fish has been tracked back to an inaccurate transcription of a Somerset Parish register where the indexer wasn't used to interpreting the handwriting.
See also middle name of at least one child - Field.4

Family 1

  • Marion Field Andrews3 (Jul 1776 - )

Family 2

Joseph Andrews (cir. Mar 1752 - Nov 1815)
  • Joseph Andrews9 (cir. Feb 1778 - )
  • Jesse Andrews (cir. Jan 1780 - )
  • Josias Andrews10 (cir. Jan 1783 - )
  • Elizabeth Andrews10 (cir. Jul 1784 - )
  • James Andrews (cir. Nov 1788 - May 1790)
  • James Andrews (cir. Aug 1795 - )
ChartsJohn & Ann (COLE) ANDREWS
Last Edited12 Dec 2017


  1. 2nd forename of Fish from Carolyn C, but believed erroneous - from misindex of Parish Register.
  2. SOM, Martock: All Saints marriages: extracted Sep/Oct 1994/5 by L McIntosh.
  3. Carolyn C (32494), "EMails re ANDREWS/FIELD ex Carolyn," e-mail to L McIntosh, Dec 2002.
  4. "Lorna's Family History Musings", Nov 2017.
  5. Parish Registers: Somerset, England (published), Marr. 1 Jun 1775 Joseph ANDREWS (weaver) & Mary FIELD, Martock, SOM, extracted Nov 2017.
  6. ANDREWS Burials: Martock, SOM.
  7. Sue SHARMAN, "ANDREWS of Martock research", Private copy of extensive well documented research into ANDREWS of Martock famlies, rcvd Nov 2017 (Excludes recent findings on Sarah and William children of John & Rebecca (WINES) ANDREWS, Marr. 1 Jun 1775Joseph ANDREWS & Mary FIELD?Martock assumed, extracted Nov 2017.
  8. SOM, Martock: All Saints marriages.
  9. Parish Registers: Somerset, England (published), Bap. 20 Feb 1778 Joseph s/o Joseph & Mary ANDREWS, Martock, SOM, extracted Nov 2017.
  10. Miscellaneous ANDREWS web searches & assorted corresondence Martock All Saints Baptisms searched Dec 2002.

E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.