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Michael J. Clifford
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1857
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1938
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

A son of John P. and Mary (Sheridan) Clifford. Michael married Sarah Keenan, a daughter of Dr. John C. and Mary (Hughes) Keenan on July 4, 1889 at Rutland, Vermont.

According to the 1880 Vermont State Census for Rutland, Vermont, at age 23 Michael was employed as a marble polisher at the West Rutland Marble Quarry. He later became a grocer and hardware dealer.

Michael was a descendant of Patrick Clifford (Michael, John, Patrick) who came to America between the years 1848 -1850 with his wife (Hannora Hickey), son John and daughter-in-law (Mary Sheridan) and granddaughter Bridget Clifford.

The children of Michael and Sarah (Keenan) Clifford are: Mary E., Charles, William, Catherine, Cecelia, John, Joseph, and Stephen. 
Family links: 
  John P. Clifford (1810 - 1895)
  Mary Sheridan Clifford (1830 - 1899)
  Sarah Keenan Clifford (1860 - 1924)*
  William M. Clifford (1891 - 1956)*
  Mary Elizabeth Clifford Davine (1892 - 1968)*
  Catherine A. Clifford (1894 - 1986)*
  Cecilia M. Clifford (1896 - 1964)*
  John M. Clifford (1898 - 1978)*
  Joseph T. Clifford (1899 - 1975)*
  John P. Clifford (1850 - 1927)*
  William H. Clifford (1856 - 1940)*
  Michael J. Clifford (1857 - 1938)
  Stephen C. Clifford (1863 - 1901)*
  Timothy A. Clifford (1863 - 1908)*
  Margaret Clifford Lalor (1865 - 1936)*
  Charles J. Clifford (1867 - 1931)*
*Calculated relationship

Works Cited & Guidance:

Jenks, Margaret R. Rutland Cemetery Inscriptions, Rutland County Vermont / by Margaret R. Jenks. Published: [Sykesville, MD. (901 W. Liberty Rd., Sykesville 21784-9313)] - M.R. Jenks, c1995.
Calvary Cemetery
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Created by: Diana L. Brace
Record added: Jan 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17609462
Michael J. Clifford
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Michael J. Clifford
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Michael J. Clifford
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