Descendants of Clement Maxfield
of Dorchester, Massachusetts
Ninth Generation

ELLERY S.9 MAXFIELD (John8-7, perhaps Daniel6, probably Daniel5,4, Ebenezer3, Samuel2. Clement1) was born in Rhode Island in September 1847 (1900 census), a child of John H. and Amy Maxfield.

Ellery S. Maxfield married HARRIET N. BURLINGAME, who was born in New York in February 1853 (1900 census).

The 1880 census reported Ellery and Harriet Maxfield living at Albany Township, Whiteside County, Illinois, with sons Franklin and Orrin.

The 1900 census reported this family on Village Street, Albany Township (soundex)

Name Relationship Born Place
Elry S. Maxfield head Sep 1847 IL
Harriet N. Maxfield wife Feb 1853 NY
Orrion A. Maxfield son Oct 1879 IL
Louis J. Maxfield son Mar 1882 IL
Harry S. Maxfield son May 1887 IL
Ira N. Maxfield son May 1889 IL
Any A. Maxfield daughter Jun 1891 IL
Clyde E. Maxfield son Apr 1895 IL
Elmira Burlingame mother-in-law Mar 1821 NY

The 1920 census reported a much smaller family at 217 38th Street, Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois:

Name Related Sex Race Age MS B FB MB Occupation
Maxfield, Ellry S. head M W 73 M RI RI RI crossing flagman
Maxfield, Harriet A. wife F W 66 M NY NY NY none
Maxfield, Orrin A. son M W 40 D IL RI NY clerk
Electric Power Co.
Maxfield, Clyde S. son M W 24 S IL RI NY time keeper
. . . Enginering
Maxfield, Amy E. daughter daughter F W 27 S IL RI NY bookkeeper + stenographer
construction co.

Ellery S. Maxfield died at Moline on 3 November 1920 (IL D).

The 1930 census (2516:) reported widow Harriet living with her daughter and son-in-law at 527 Indiana Ave., Spokane, Washington:

Name Related Sex Race Age MS B FB MB Occupation
Longuel, Robert S. head M W 40 M IN PA KY switchman, steam ralway
Longuel, Amy M. wife F W 38 M IL RI NY bookkeeper, auto firm
Maxfield, Harriet A. mother-in-law F W 77 Wd NY US US none

The surname of Robert and Amy is difficult to read and could be in error. They were married at the ages of 33 and 32 resprctively; Robert was a veteran of the World War.

Ellery and Harriet Maxfield had the following children:

  1. FRANKLIN P.10 MAXFIELD b. in Illinois abt 1876/7
  2. ORRIN A.10 MAXFIELD b. in Illinois on October 1879
  3. LOUIS JOHN10 MAXFIELD b. in Illinois on March 1882
  4. HARRY S.10 MAXFIELD b. in Illinois on May 1887
    • b. in Illinois on May 1889 (1900 census)
    • Census. 1920 at Third Street, East Moline, Rock Island County (402:11B)
      • Maxfield, Ira head M W 31 mar b. IL, parents b. US US, machinist, auto shop
        Maxfield, Augusta wife F W 31 mar, b. IL, parents b. Germany (German language) Germany (German language), occ. none
    • Census. 1930 at 325 25th Avenus, South Moline, East Moline (552:13B)
      • Maxfield, Ira head M W 44 mar at 21 b. IL, parents b. NY NY, machinist, factory
        Maxfield, Augusta wife F W 42 mar at 21 b IL, parents b. Germany Germany, occ. none
    • m. abt 1907 AUGUSTA
      • b. at Illinois abt 1888 (1920 census)
    • b. in Illinois on June 1891 (1900 census)
    • m. about 1923/4 ROBERT S. LONGUEL (1930 census)
      • b. at Indiana about 1889/90
    • b. in Illinois on 18 April 1895 (SSDI)
    • Census. 1930 at 2347 6th Street Court, South Moline, East Moline (552:1B)
      • Maxfield, Clyde E. head M W 35 mar at 25 b IL, parents b. RI NY, time study, engine plant, veteran of World War
        Maxfield, Emaline wife F W 35 mar. at 25 b. IL, parents b. England IL, occ. none
    • d. at Jefferson County, KY, on 28 November 1970 (SSDI; Ky D)
    • m. abt 1920 EMALINE
      • b. in Illinois abt 1894/5


Information on this family can be found in:

Other sources abbreviated above include:

Illinois State Archives. Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950. 25 Jun 2002.

Ky D
Kentucky Death Index, 1911 to Present.

Social Security Death Index.

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