Winfield S. Hanford

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Winfield S. Hanford
4th Mayor of South Norwalk, Connecticut
In office
1878 – 1878[1]
Preceded by Dudley P. Ely
Succeeded by Walter C. Quintard
Member of the
Connecticut House of Representatives
from Norwalk
In office
1875 – 1877[2]
Serving with James W. Hyatt
Preceded by Edward P. Weed,
Thomas Guyer
Succeeded by Allen Betts,
Talmadge Baker
Personal details
Born 1844
Norwalk, Connecticut
Died 1924
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Ellen Osborn
Children Winella, Frederick
Residence South Norwalk, Connecticut
Occupation grocer

Winfield S. Hanford (1844–1924) was a one term mayor of South Norwalk, Connecticut in 1878. He was a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives in the sessions of 1875 and 1876.

He was the son of Dormile and Caroline Hanford.


  • Vestryman, St. Paul's Episcopal Church
  • Member, Washington Council Number 17 of Norwalk[3]


  1. ^ "List of mayors of Norwalk, 1913 – present by JasonDetriou". Retrieved 2015-06-25. 
  2. ^ Connecticut. General Assembly (1881). Roll of State Officers and Members of General Assembly of Connecticut, from 1776 to 1881: With an Appendix Giving the Congressional Delegates, Judges of the Supreme and Superior Courts, and the Date of Incorporation of the Cities, Boroughs, and Towns. Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company. p. 432. Retrieved 2015-06-25. 
  3. ^ Freemasons. Connecticut. Royal and Select Masters. Grand Council (1867). Annual Assembly. pp. 1–28. Retrieved 2015-06-25. 
Preceded by
Dudley P. Ely
Mayor of South Norwalk, Connecticut
Succeeded by
Walter C. Quintard
Preceded by
Edward P. Weed
Thomas Guyer
Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives from Norwalk
With: James W. Hyatt
Succeeded by
Allen Betts
Talmadge Baker