When Ardell Butterfield was born on 28 September 1849, in Sidney, Kennebec, Maine, United States, her father, Joseph Butterfield, was 41 and her mother, Nancy Lowell Ward, was 43. She married Augustus Caiphas Stiles MD on 21 October 1867, in New Jersey, United States. She lived in Belgrade, Kennebec, Maine, United States in 1860 and Hammonton, Atlantic, New Jersey, United States in 1870.
English: habitational name from Butterfield (Yorkshire) or from any of several other minor places with the same name. The name is derived from Old English butere ‘butter’ + feld ‘field’ or ‘open country’.
History: Benjamin Butterfield came to Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1638. John Butterfield (1801–69) was born in Berne, NY, and founded an express company that merged with other companies to form the American Express Company (1850).
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