SARAH HANNAH REDFERN married Charles S. Maxfield at Bristol on 6 December 1876 (VR RI M 1876:462), as described in the record:
Bristol, Dec 6, 1876Sarah Redfern was born at Bristol in June 1845 (1900 census), a child of Thomas Redfern and Mary Holingworth.
Charles Sanford Maxfield of Bristol, 25, white, farmer, b. Bristol to Sanford Maxfield and Sophia W. Handy, 1st;
Sarah Hannah Redfern of Bristol, 31, white, b. Bristol to Thomas Redfern and Mary Holingworth, 1st;
by Edward Edson, clergyman
Charles S. Maxfield, called a farmer in his 1876 marriage record, was called a trader in the birth records of his children, in 1878 and 1879. Census records called him a trader in fallow lard in 1880, "householder" in 1900, no occupation in 1910, and manager of a grocery store in 1920.
The 1880 census (1209:112D) reported Charles P. Maxfield, 28, his wife Sarah H., 34, and their son Charles R., 5 months, at Warren, Rhode Island. All were born in Rhode Island; Sarah's parents were born in England.
The 1900 census (1504:1:123B) reported this family in Warren:
|Maxfield, Chas.||head||W||M||Jun 1851||M||RI||RI||RI||householder|
|Maxfield, Sarah H.||wife||W||F||Jun 1845||M||RI||England||England|
|Maxfield, Charles R.||son||W||M||Dec 1879||S||RI||RI||RI||clerk|
The record further indicated that Sarah had two children, one of whom was living.
The 1910 census (1436:1:185A) reported a four-generation household at 311 Main Street, Warren. In addition to Charles (58) and Sarah (64), the household included son Charles R. (30), a bookkeeper, married for five years, his son Charles, age 4, and the first Charles' father, widower Sanford Maxfield, age 81.
The 1920 census (1670:1A) reported the family at the same address, consisting of Charles S. Maxfield, 68, manager of a grocery store, his wife Sarah H., 75, son Charles R., 40, manager of an ice cream parlor, and grandson Charles R., 14.
Charles S. Maxfield and his wife Sarah Redfern had the following children:
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