This house is part of the South Berwick Village District on the National Register of Historic Places. Joseph Darville was a baker, according to the 1904 South Berwick Register and census, and lived here with his wife, Ella F. Tebbetts. They may have moved here from Dover, NH. Their daughter, Rose Florence, is listed as a music teacher in the Maine Register of 1912-13, the state business directory. In 1923, Joseph married Mrs. Emily Hill of Dover at age 68. He died July 16, 1936 at age 81, and she inherited the house.