Charles Emile Stafford son of Capt. John Stafford (1854-1943) and Cornelia Gibbs (1854-1941). John was born in Illinois to John Stafford a stone Mason born England 1818 who lived at Albion, Edwards Counbty Illinois on the 1860 census with his english wife Elizabeth. Cornelia was daughter of Cornelius Van Schelluyne Gibbs (born 1854 Newport RI, a merchant of San Francisco Calif, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island) and his wife Harriet Fobes (she a cousin of U.S. Senator and recent Presidential candidate John Fobes Kerry). Cornelius was the son of William Channing Gibbs, Gov of Rhode Island 1821-1824). From there back is easy. RE: Elizabeth W.----(1904-1992)who married Charles Emile Stafford, do you know her maiden name or names of her parents? Bruce.