Correction to the first statement:should read, Sharon, Litchfield, CONNECTICUT.
Additional information: On the 1910 Census for New Haven CT, we also find: Whitford, Charles H age 31 born in CT Emily, his wifeage 34 born in CT Clarence-sonage1 born in CT WHITFORD, MARY - MOTHER - age 62 - widow - born in CT (?)
On the 1930 Census living in New Haven, CT: Whitford Charles age 54 born in CT Emily54 born in CT Clarence21 born in CT Edwin19 born in CT Emily115 born in CT
From the social security death indexes: Clarence Whitford b. 2-12-1909 d. 12-22-2000 Concord, NH Edwin Whitfordb. 1-26-1911 d. May 1985Weare, NH
From the Nashua Telegraph - Nashua, New Hampshire Jan 27, 1949: Edwin Whitford of North Haven, Conn, recently purchased the Cram farm in South Weare.Mr. Whitford worked in a factory in Connecticut for a number of years and found that it did not agree with his health.He figures that being out in the open air on a farm is what he needs.Mr. Whitford has a second-hand tractor, plows, harrows and a potato digger to cultivate his land with.He plans to make poultry his main enterprise, however.
It is said that my great-great-grandmother, Alice Louise Kilmer Benton ??? died in Clayton, MA at the home of her sister, Mary Cordelia in 1912.Alice remarried after her 1st husband William S. Benton died to a gentleman with the last name of Ryvielle/Ryvelle/Revelle.I have guardianship papers regarding her 4 children where this new last name is spelled at least 4 different ways.