CARRIE E. CHILDS married James Maxfield at Swansea, Massachusetts, on 17 March 1887 (VR Ma 379:181:5). The event was recorded as follows:
Swansea, Mar 17, 1887Carrie Childs was born at Warren, Rhode Island, in February 1863 (1900 census), to Charles E. and Emily Childs.
James Maxfield, Jr., of Barrington, RI, 33, jeweler, b. Barrington, RI to James and Jane Maxfield, 1st;
Carrie E. Childs of Warren, RI, 23, at home, b. Warren, RI to Charles E. and Emily Childs, 1st;
J. W. Osborn, pastor, Christian Church
James Maxfield was a jeweler, in Barrington, according to his marriage record (1887) the birth record of a child (1888), and census records for 1900 and 1920.
The 1900 census (1504:1:2) reported this family at Barrington:
|Maxfield, James||head||W||M||Feb 1854||M||RI||RI||Canada
|Maxfield, Carrie G.||wife||W||F||Feb 1863||M||RI||RI||MA|
|Maxfield, Arthur G.||son||W||M||Jun 1888||S||RI||RI||RI||at school|
|Maxfield, Dudley C.||son||W||M||Sep 1890||S||RI||RI||RI||at school|
|Childs, Emily S.||mother-in-law||W||F||May 1827||Wd||MA||MA||MA|
The record further indicated that James and Carrie had been married 13 years, and that Carrie had two children, both living.
The 1920 census (1670:10B) reported the family on County Road, Barrington:
|Maxfield, Carrie E.||wife||F||W||56||M||RI||RI||MA||none|
|Maxfield, Annie W.||daughter||F||W||18||S||RI||RI||RI||colorist
wholesale . . . co.
|Child, Emily S.||mother-in-law||F||W||93||Wd||MA||MA||MA||none|
James Maxfield died in 1928 (RI Cem).
The 1930 census (2168:1A) reported Carrie E. Maxfield and her unmarried daughter Annie W. Maxfield living at 101 Bounty Road, Barrington. Annie was a stenographer for an insurance company.
Carrie Maxfield died in 1942 (RI Cem). James and Carrie were both buried in Prince's Hill Burial Ground, Barrington.
James and Carrie Maxfield had the following child:
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