Koszta Cemetery
Iowa County, Iowa
Uploaded 7/25/2003

This is a family monument for Sarah A. (Gorby) Fields and some of her children.

Sarah's husband, Francis Marion "Frank" Fields, 1845-1924, is not buried at this site, although a Civil War marker at the base of this large marble stone represents his service in the 28th Iowa Infantry.

Inscriptions are as follows:
Sarah A., wife of F. M. Fields, 1845-1886
Francis, 1871-1872
Jessie T., 1875-1879
Addie G., 1878-1902
Nellie M., 1879-1899
Alpha, 1881-1885
Ruey, 1883-1885

Photo taken by DeeAnna Allum Granston in 1965

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Group EntryGORBY FIELDS, Sarah

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Posted on Jan-4-2013 by MDBB
Sarah A. Gorby, daughter of Samuel Gorby and Emeline Shay, was born in about 1847 in PA. Her death was in 1886 in Koszta, Iowa Co., IA. She was married to Francis "Frank" Marion Fields on 18 Mar 1868 in Koszta, Iowa Co., IA.

Posted on Jan-4-2013 by MDBB
Francis "Frank" Marion Fields, son of Lewis Fields and Mary Ann Teagarden, was born on 17 Feb 1844/45 in Greene or Washington Co., PA. He enlisted for service during The Civil War on 20 Aug 1862 and served in the 28th Iowa Inantry. His death was 02 Feb 1924 in the Iowa State Soldier’s Home in Marshalltown, Marshall Co., IA.

Posted on Jan-4-2013 by MDBB
Child 2: Francis Fields b. 1871 NE/d. 1872 Koszta, IA Co., IA; Child 4: Jessie T. Fields b. 1875/d. 21 Apr 1879 Koszta, IA Co., IA; Child 5: Adda G. Fields b. 1878/d. 1902 Koszta, IA Co., IA; Child 6: Nellie M. Fields b. 1879 Koszta, IA Co., IA/d. 22 Apr 1899 Ladora, IA Co., IA; Child 7: Alpha Fields b. 1881/d.1885 Koszta, IA Co., IA; Child 8: Ruey Fields b 1883/d. 1885 Koszta, IA Co., IA

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