Canfield, Robert Elliott

Canfield, Robert Elliott

Male 1903 - 1980  (76 years)

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  • Name Canfield, Robert Elliott  [1
    Born 13 Oct 1903 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 29 May 1959  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 6 May 1973  Buena Vista, Buena Vista City, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 16 Mar 1980  Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I66324  Sackett | Descendants of Capt. Richard Sackett
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2021 

    Father Canfield, James A.,   b. 28 May 1874, St. Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1959, Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elliott, Stella Mae,   b. 1876, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1899  Jamestown, Chautauqua County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 2 children 
    +1. Canfield, Charles Elliott,   b. 3 Nov 1900, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1973, Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +2. Canfield, Robert Elliott,   b. 13 Oct 1903,   d. 16 Mar 1980, Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     
    Family ID F26444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gibbs, Angelica Singleton,   b. Abt 1909, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1955, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1932  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Living
    +2. Canfield, David Elliott,   b. 30 Sep 1935, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 2002, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F26452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F26451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jun 1932 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Canfield, David Elliott - 30 Sep 1935 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 29 May 1959 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 May 1973 - Buena Vista, Buena Vista City, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 1980 - Lexington, Rockbridge, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 4 Jun 2021.
      The Manchester Journal (Manchester, Vermont), 4 Jun 1959, Page 6

      JAMES A. CANFIELD

      James A. Canfield, 85, of Arlington, brother of the late Dorothy Canfield Fisher, noted Vermont author, died Friday at Putnam Memorial Hospital.

      A summer resident of Arlington, Mr. Canfield had a winter home in Coconut Grove, Fla. He was the retired president of the Canfield Paper Co. in New York City.

      Just before his death Friday, Mr. Canfield said, "I always wanted to live to be 85 and I made it.? His death came the day after his 85th birthday.

      Born in St. Joseph, Mich., on May 28, 1874, Mr. Canfield was the son of James H and Flavia (Camp) Canfield. He was a graduate of the University of Nebraska.

      Survivors include two sons, Charles E. Canfield of Ardsley, N.Y., now president of the paper company, and Atty. Robert E. Canfield of New York City, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

      Services were conducted Sunday at St James Episcopal Church in Arlington by the Rev. Clement G. Belcher, rector.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 4 Jun 2021.
      Memorial ID 37439685
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/37439685

      Charles E Canfield
      Birth 3 Nov 1900
      Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
      Death 6 May 1973 (aged 72)
      Bennington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA
      Burial
      Evergreen Cemetery
      Arlington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA

      From the Bennington Banner May 7, 1973
      Charles E. Canfield of Arlington, 72, dies
      Charles E. Canfield, 72, of Arlington, husband of Dorothy (Laird) Canfield, died early Sunday morning at Putnam Memorial Hospital after a long illness.
      Mr. Canfield, nephew of the late author Dorothy Canfield Fisher, was born in Columbus, Ohio, Nov 3, 1900, son of James A. and Stella (Elliot) Canfield. He moved to Arlington about 20 years ago from Pleasantville, N.Y., after having spent more than 25 years here as a summer resident. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1922, and during World War II served as a procurement specialist and consultant for the Office of the Quartermaster General.
      At the time of his death, Mr. Canfield was chairman of the board of the Canfield Paper Co. of New York City and previously had been president of the company. While living in Pleasantville, he was active on the village and town school boards, and he served the town of Arlington for many years as a member of the Arlington School Board.
      He was a member of St. James Episcopal Church in Arlington and also belonged to the Equinox Country Club in Manchester.
      Survivors besides his wife are two daughters, Mrs. Rudy (Nancy) Domenic of Atherton, Calif., and Mrs. Richard (Mollie) Falk of Fayetteville, N.Y.; one son James E. Canfield of South Burlington, Vt.; one brother, Robert F. Canfield of Buena Vista, Va.; seven grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
      There will be no calling hours at the Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home in Arlington.
      A memorial service will be held on Wednesday at 2 pm in St. James Episcopal Church, Arlington, with the Rev. Lawrence A. Sherwin, rector, officiating, following by a committal service in Evergreen Cemetery in Arlington.
      The family urgently requests that no flowers be given. If friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Arlington Recreation and Park Committee, Arlington, or the the St. James Episcopal Church, Arlington, through the office of the Hanson-Walbridge Funeral Home, Arlington, 05250.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S2389] Virginia, U.S., Death Records, 1912-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jun 2021.
      Name: Robert Elliot Canfield
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Death Age: 76
      Birth Date: 13 Oct 1903
      Death Date: 16 Mar 1980
      Death Place: Lexington, Virginia, USA
      Residence: Buena Vista, Rockbridge County, Virginia
      Registration Date: 24 Mar 1980
      Father: James Canfield
      Mother: Stella Elliott
      Spouse: Althaea Kindlund Canfield
      Informant: Althaea Canfield
      Certificate Number: 1980007435

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 4 Jun 2021.
      Memorial ID 12784217
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/12784217

      Stella Elliott Canfield
      Birth 1876
      Death 1947 (aged 70?71)
      Burial
      Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery
      Arlington, Bennington County, Vermont, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1902] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jun 2021.
      Name: Stella M Elliott
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 17 Aug 1899
      Marriage Place: Jamestown, New York, USA
      Spouse: James A C Canfield
      Certificate Number: 14278

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S2068] New York, New York, U.S., Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 4 Jun 2021.
      Name: Angelica S Gibbs
      Gender: Female
      Marriage License Date: 4 Jun 1932
      Marriage License Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
      Spouse:
      Robert E Canfield
      License Number: 11099

      Researched by Ted Smith


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