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William Johnson Howell

William Johnson Howell[1]

Male 1849 - 1906  (57 years)

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  • Name William Johnson Howell  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 4 Jan 1849  Hancock Co., GA (probably) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 7, 10
    Gender Male 
    Resided 1850  Hancock, Hancock, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Resided 1880  White Plains, Greene, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Resided 1900  Militia District 144, White Plains White Plains town, Greene, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    FindAGrave URL https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/73217585 
    FindAGrave ID 73217585 
    FamilySearch ID LRHC-JVV 
    FamilySearch URL https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LRHC-JVV 
    Died 15 May 1906  [3
    Buried White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, White Plains, Greene Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I2052  Main
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2020 

    Father John Johnson Howell,   b. 25 Dec 1810, White Plains, Greene County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1858  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Elmina McBride,   b. 13 Aug 1815, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1883  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1832  Perry, Houston, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Elizabeth Jernigan, "Nuna",   b. 4 Jun 1852,   d. 4 Feb 1943  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1871  Greene Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15, 16
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Married by J.H. Kilpatrick

      1880 Census also shows: John Parrott, Black, Servant, age 10 living in the household. [17]
    Children 
    +1. Pearl Howell,   b. 4 Oct 1872,   d. 19 Feb 1929  (Age 56 years)
    +2. Ernest Melville Howell,   b. 9 Mar 1875,   d. 9 Apr 1940  (Age 65 years)
     3. James Jernigan Howell,   b. 8 Mar 1877,   d. 7 Jul 1906  (Age 29 years)
    +4. John McBride Howell, "Mac",   b. 6 Aug 1879,   d. 1 May 1945  (Age 65 years)
     5. Henry Randolph Howell,   b. 21 Feb 1881,   d. 23 Sep 1952  (Age 71 years)
    +6. Evan Lee Howell,   b. 3 May 1883, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1960, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +7. Ruby Mildred Howell,   b. 2 Jul 1885, White Plains, Greene County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1959, Spartanburg, Spartanburg Co., South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +8. Olive Beryl Howell,   b. 19 Mar 1894, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1978, Cobb, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +9. William Guy Howell,   b. 30 Aug 1888, White Plains, Greene County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1960, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Documents
    1880 Census - William Johnson Howell family
    1880 Census - William Johnson Howell family
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2006 
    Family ID F964  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Nov 1871 - Greene Co., GA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, White Plains, Greene Co., GA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    William J. Howell
    William J. Howell
    Reverse notes: Uncle Willie J. Howell, State Legislator. Brother of J. McKinney Howell. Husband of Nuna Jernigan.

    A gift from Betty Howell Traver - March 2006

    Documents
    1860 Census - Elmina Howell family
    1860 Census - Elmina Howell family
    White Plains, Greene County, GA - Names appear spelled as Hamill/Hawill/Howell - Elmira age 40, J M age 27, Alonzo age 24, Milla age 14 and William age 11. There is a listing above Elmina's for Jno M. Howell, no age listed, value of real estate 4,500; household value 13,700.
    John Johnson Howell - Will Probate - Account Papers
    John Johnson Howell - Will Probate - Account Papers
    Several hundred "Account Papers" showing who received what from JJ Howell's will. Contains references to family relationships. Administered by John McKinney Howell and Samuel Armstrong Howell

  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com).

    2. [S691] Lisa Mapp, Lisa Mapp, (Manuscript received via email 5 May, 2003).

    3. [S724] Wright Lewis Moore, John Wright Boyd, (Published by the Author in Atlanta, GA. 1905), p. 214.

    4. [S736] Historical So. Fm. IV, Boddie, John Bennett, (1960, Redwood City California, Pacific Coast Publishers), p. 126.

    5. [S731] Armor, Cemeteries of Greene Co., E. H. Armor, (1987, Agee Publishers, Inc.), p. 310.

    6. [S671] 1880 U.S. Census, "William J Howel" (one 'L') GA, Greene Co., District 35, Age 31, b. GA, Clerk.

    7. [S689] 1850 U.S. Census, Appears William L. Howell, age 1, born GA, Census of Hanckock Co., GA - http://www.rootsweb.com/~cenfiles/ga/hancock/1850/pg0013a.txt.

    8. [S1451] House of Howell - Version 2 - commented by TB Rice, Annie Davidson Howell, (3 pages. Transcribed by Albert Sidney Howell (courtesy Jim Brittain, Jr.)).

    9. [S1450] House of Howell - version 1, Annie Davidson Howell, (Transcribed by Albert Sidney Howell (courtesy Jim Brittain, Jr.) - version 2 has slightly different content than version 1.).

    10. [S1567] My Search For John Stephen Jackson, John Guy Jackson, Jr., PhD, PE, (2006 Southern Historical Press, Inc., Greenville, South Carolina 29602-1267. (copies may be ordered from Augusta Genealogical Society, Inc. Post Office Box 3743, Augusta, Georgia 30914-3743 (706) 722-4073. ISBN 0-89308-840-0), p. 9-22.

    11. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 8 Mar 2020), entry for William Johnson Howell, person ID LRHC-JVV.
      ;Contributor: Mekinzie, mekinziemeeks@gmail.com

    12. [S692] White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery Listing, Plot A24.

    13. [S737] Greene Co. Marriage Rec. (Ingmire), Ingmire, Frances T., (Pub. 1985).

    14. [S729] Tommy Bargeron, (http://www.bargeron.com/genealogy/index.htm 721 West 12th Street, Tifton, GA 31794 bargeron@surfsouth.com), http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Fields/5484/fam00860.htm.

    15. [S699] Rice & Williams - History of Greene Co., Thaddeus Brockett Rice and Carolyn Williams, (IBSN 0-87152 Data by Thaddeus Brockett Rice ; edited by Carolyn White Williams (Mrs. Carlton Candler Williams) ; with new index by Margaret H. Cannon), "Nov 21 1871 by J.H. Kilpatrick".

    16. [S1295] Jernigan Reunion, (Mentioned in email of Feb 11, 2006 from Mark Howell), Entry # JTH 6-37 -- Anna :Nuna" Elizabeth Jernigan Born 4 June 1852 died Feb. 4, 1943 (buried Marietta, GA) married 21 November 1871 William Johnson Howell. born Jan 4, 1849 died May 15, 1908 White Plains.

    17. [S671] 1880 U.S. Census, John Parrott, Black, age 10, Servant, GA, White Plains, Greene, GA.