Clara Ellen Knutton1,2

F, b. 7 August 1864, d. 7 May 1900
FatherHenry Knutton3
MotherSarah Whiteley b. c 1835, d. 1912
           Clara Ellen Knutton was born on 7 August 1864 at Sheffield, England..4,5,6
     Clara Ellen Knutton married William Alfred Littlehales, son of William Alfred Littlehales and Sarah Ann Smith, on 16 September 1894 at Waterbury, Connecticut. They were joined in marriage by R.A. Nichols.1,7,4 Clara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided in March 1897 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2 Clara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales were found on a passenger list on 27 August 1898 at New York, New York, with their daughters, Beatrice Annie and Mabel. They were returning home to Waterbury, CT and sailed from Liverpool, England on the Lucania.8 Clara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided in August 1898 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. William and Clara were on their way back from a trip to Sheffield with their two daughters, Beatrice Annie and Mabel. The passenger ship list states that they were "going home " to 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Conn.9 Clara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided on 7 May 1900 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.10
     Clara Ellen died on 7 May 1900 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 35 from dysentery and heart failure.4,11 She was buried in May 1900 at Riverside Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut, Section P, Lot 411.12,13

Family

William Alfred Littlehales b. 29 Oct 1860, d. 14 Feb 1939
Children

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
March 189737 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutClara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided in March 1897 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
August 189837 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutClara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided in August 1898 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. William and Clara were on their way back from a trip to Sheffield with their two daughters, Beatrice Annie and Mabel. The passenger ship list states that they were "going home " to 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Conn.9
7 May 190037 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutClara Ellen Knutton and William Alfred Littlehales resided on 7 May 1900 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.10

Citations

  1. [S740] Town of Waterbury: William Alfred Littlehales and Clara Ellen Knutton, 16 September 1894; Marriages, Town of Waterbury, Volume 3: January 1874-December 1894, Pages 448-449.
  2. [S409] Mabel Lillian Littlehales, Birth Registration, Waterbury Births 1897, Roll 2544, Page 167 (9 March 1897).
  3. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66; shows father as Henry from Sheffield.
  4. [S351] The Littlehales Family Bible.
  5. [S498] William A. Littlehales, Lucania Ship Passenger Lists, 27 August 1898, shows age 34, Roll T715_29.
  6. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66; shows birthplace as Sheffield, England and her age as 35 years, 8 months.
  7. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66; shows wife of Wm. A. Littlehales.
  8. [S498] William A. Littlehales, Lucania Ship Passenger Lists, 27 August 1898, Roll T715_29.
  9. [S498] William A. Littlehales, Lucania Ship Passenger Lists, 27 August 1898, shows "going home" to 37 Welton St, Waterbury, Conn, Roll T715_29.
  10. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66; shows residence.
  11. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66.
  12. [S197] Clara Knutton Littlehales Tombstone, Riverside Cemetery, 496 Riverside Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  13. [S931] Clara Ellen Littlehales, Clara Littlehales' Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury, January 1899-December1902; Volume 4, Page 66; shows burial as Riverside Cemetery.
  14. [S1608] Beatrice Anna Littlehales entry, Birth Registration, shows her mother as Clara Ellen Knutten (21 November 1895).
  15. [S213] The Waterbury Republican-American, Feb 14, 1996.