FYI....I am related way down this line to John Williams Field, but thought this might help out someone. I am also including the obit for his wife Johanna (Rubel)
Times PicayuneDec 20, 1882Page 4 At 3:30 Tuesday evening, Dec 19, 1882, JOHN OPPENHEIMER, aged 38 years, a native of Rheinpfaiz, Bavaria, and a resident of this city for the past 11 years. the friends and acquaintances of the family respectfully invited to his funeral,which will take place this (Wednesday) morning, at 11 o’clock, from his late residence, 273 Frenchman, between Derbigny and Roman Roads. CRESCENT CITY LODGE NO. 182, I.O.B.B.-The offifers and members of this are hereby notified to meet this (Wednesday) morning at 10 o’clock at the Lodge Room for the purpose of attending the funeral of our late brother member, JOHN OPPENHEIMER, members of sister lodges are respectfully invited to participate in the funeral ceremonies.A. CONN, Secretary.
I believe he is buried in the Hebrew Rest Cemetery in New Orleans….his wife’s Obit says is buried there)…as soon as I verify this I will add to Find-a-grave)
John’s daughter Rose (Rosye) Oppenheimer married Benjamin Fendig…..buried Hebrew Rest Cemetery #2.Rose/Benjamin Fendig had a daughter Mariam Fendig…she married Anthony Leo Larman…then John William Field. Miriam Field is buried in Hebrew Rest Cemetery #3.
OBIT FOR JOHANNA OPPENHEIMER (RUBEL) Times PicayuneJune 13, 1917Page 3 On Monday, June 11, 1917, at 5:45 o’clock p.m. , JOHANNA RUBEL, widow of John Oppenheimer, mother of Albert, Joseph, Jacob, Edward, Mrs. Max Moss and Mrs. Ben (Rose) Fendig, aged 69, a native of Imsbach, Germany and a resident of the city for the past fifty years.The funeral will take place the (Wednesday) afternoon, June 13, 1917, at 3:30 o’clock, from the residence of her daughter, Mrs. Max Moss, No 2106 General Taylor Street.