Clara Ethel Littlehales1,2,3,4

F, b. 29 January 1899, d. 21 December 1965
Clara Ethel Littlehales
FatherWilliam Alfred Littlehales1,5 b. 29 Oct 1860, d. 14 Feb 1939
MotherClara Ellen Knutton1 b. 7 Aug 1864, d. 7 May 1900
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
           Clara Ethel Littlehales was born on 29 January 1899 at Waterbury, Connecticut..1,6,7,8
     Clara Ethel Littlehales appears as Ethel Littlehead, age 5, in the census of 28 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of William Alfred Littlehales as his daughter.9 Clara Ethel Littlehales resided on 28 June 1900 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her father and her sisters Beatrice and Mabel.10
     Clara Ethel Littlehales appears as Clara E. Littlehales, age 11, in the census of 23 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of William Alfred Littlehales as his daughter.3 Clara Ethel Littlehales resided in April 1910 at 24 Dikeman Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her father, William, her greataunt Mary Jane Smith, her uncle Charles and Charles' daughter, Drucie.3
     Clara Ethel Littlehales appears as Ethel C. Littlehales, age 20, in the census of 5 January 1920 at Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece.11 Clara Ethel Littlehales resided on 5 January 1920 at 18 Edgewood Avenue, Watertown (Oakville), Connecticut, with her father, his brother Charlie and his daughter Drucie. Also living with them was their great aunt Mary Jane Smith.11
     Clara Ethel Littlehales appears as C. Ethel Littlehales, age 31, in the census of 14 April 1930 at Edgewood Road, Oakville, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece.12 Clara Ethel Littlehales resided in 1930 at Edgewood Road, Oakville, Connecticut, with her father and her uncle, Charles and her cousin, Drucie in their house.12
     Clara Ethel Littlehales appears as C. Ethel Littlehales, age 41, in the census of 13 April 1940 at Edgewood Road, Watertown, Litchfield County, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece, along with Lizzie Drucilla Littlehales.13 Clara Ethel Littlehales was an informant of the death of her uncle, Charlie, on 11 September 1951.14,15,16 Ethel played the bells in the First Baptist Church. at Waterbury, Connecticut.17 Ethel did beautiful handiwork. She lived with her cousin, Drucie, most of her life. Ethel took care of the inside of the house and Drucie took care of the outside.18
     Clara Ethel Littlehales died on 21 December 1965 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 66 from a brain tumor.19,16,20,1,4,18 She was buried on 24 December 1965 at Riverside Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.19,16

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales appears as Ethel Littlehead, age 5, in the census of 28 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of William Alfred Littlehales as his daughter.9
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales appears as Clara E. Littlehales, age 11, in the census of 23 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of William Alfred Littlehales as his daughter.3
1920Watertown, Litchfield, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales appears as Ethel C. Littlehales, age 20, in the census of 5 January 1920 at Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece.11
1930Edgewood Road, Oakville, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales appears as C. Ethel Littlehales, age 31, in the census of 14 April 1930 at Edgewood Road, Oakville, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece.12
1940Edgewood Road, Watertown, Litchfield County, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales appears as C. Ethel Littlehales, age 41, in the census of 13 April 1940 at Edgewood Road, Watertown, Litchfield County, Connecticut,in the household of Charles Henry Littlehales as his niece, along with Lizzie Drucilla Littlehales.13

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
28 June 190037 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutClara Ethel Littlehales resided on 28 June 1900 at 37 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her father and her sisters Beatrice and Mabel.10
April 191024 Dikeman Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in April 1910 at 24 Dikeman Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her father, William, her greataunt Mary Jane Smith, her uncle Charles and Charles' daughter, Drucie.3
5 January 192018 Edgewood Avenue, Watertown (Oakville), ConnecticutShe resided on 5 January 1920 at 18 Edgewood Avenue, Watertown (Oakville), Connecticut, with her father, his brother Charlie and his daughter Drucie. Also living with them was their great aunt Mary Jane Smith.11
1930Edgewood Road, Oakville, ConnecticutShe resided in 1930 at Edgewood Road, Oakville, Connecticut, with her father and her uncle, Charles and her cousin, Drucie in their house.12

Citations

  1. [S351] The Littlehales Family Bible.
  2. [S283] William Littlehales household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 423, sheet 2, dwelling 22, family 32, shows erroneously Edna Littlehead.
  3. [S284] William A. Littlehales, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 465, sheet 16A, dwelling 138, family 331.
  4. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Clara E. Littlehales, State File Number 25103, 21 December 1965.
  5. [S283] William Littlehales household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 423, sheet 2, dwelling 22, family 32, shows Ethel as the daughter of the head of the household, William Littlehead (original misspell).
  6. [S284] William A. Littlehales, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 465, sheet 16A, dwelling 138, family 331, shows age 11.
  7. [S558] Charles Littlehales household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, population schedule, Watertown, ED 227, sheet 9B, dwelling 161, family 205, shows age 20 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  8. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Clara E. Littlehales, State File Number 25103, 21 December 1965,shows 66 years old.
  9. [S283] William Littlehales household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 423, sheet 2, dwelling 22, family 32.
  10. [S283] William Littlehales household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 423, sheet 2, dwelling 22, family 32, shows her residence.
  11. [S558] Charles Littlehales household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, population schedule, Watertown, ED 227, sheet 9B, dwelling 161, family 205.
  12. [S290] Charles H. Littlehales household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, population schedule, Oakville, ED 47, sheet 21A, dwelling 368, family 464.
  13. [S1300] Charles H. Littlehales household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Middlesex, Massachusetts, population schedule, Watertown, ED 5-370, sheet 11A, number of household 207.
  14. [S408] Charles H. Littlehales Death Certificate, 12 September, 1951.
  15. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Charles Littlehales, State File#00000, 11 September 1951.
  16. [S201] Bonnalyn Truxall, "Bonnie Truxall's Group Record."
  17. [S198] Interview, Bernice Healey, 31 July 1996.
  18. [S207] Interview, Roberta Berglund, 1998.
  19. [S197] Unknown cd1 Tombstone, Riverside Cemetery, 496 Riverside Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  20. [S350] Letter, Fred Emrich to Taryn L. Phelan, 28 February, 1996.