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John Howard

John Howard[1, 2, 3]

Male 1826 - 1906  (80 years)

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  • Name John Howard  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 20 Jul 1826  Wimslow, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Gender Male 
    Lived in 1851  Newton Howery Field, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Immigrated 18 Apr 1854  New York, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    from Liverpool, England on the ship "Coosawattee" 
    Resided 1860  Leverington, Manayunk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 1870  Manayunk, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Resided 1870  Manayunk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Resided 1880  Harmony, Caroline, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    FindAGrave URL https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/206417372 
    FindAGrave ID 206417372 
    FamilySearch ID GWHL-WRD 
    FamilySearch URL https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/GWHL-WRD 
    Died 20 Sep 1906  [13
    Buried Concord Cemetery, Caroline Co., MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Person ID I238  Main
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2020 

    Father James Howard,   b. 1796, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1887, Hyde Chapel Gee Cross, Hyde, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Hannah Leighton,   b. 1796,   d. 1840  (Age 44 years) 
    Family ID F140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Bew,   b. 5 Nov 1828, Bucklesbury, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1908  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Frederick Howard,   b. 1848, Hyde, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1925, Williston, Caroline, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Alfred William Howard,   b. 2 Jul 1850, Newton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1919, Manayunk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. James B. Howard,   b. 24 Nov 1853, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1935, Philadelphia, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Serena M. Howard,   b. 6 Oct 1857, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1876  (Age 18 years)
    +5. John W. Howard,   b. Aug 1862, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age ~ 74 years)
     6. Emil Howard,   b. 1868, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Ida Mae Howard,   b. 17 Apr 1870, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1944  (Age 73 years)
     8. Thomas Bradley,   b. Abt 1871, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F42  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigrated - from Liverpool, England on the ship "Coosawattee" - 18 Apr 1854 - New York, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Concord Cemetery, Caroline Co., MD Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    1854 Ship 'Coosawattee' passenger list
    1854 Ship "Coosawattee" passenger list
    John Howard, Sarah, Frederick, Alfred and James are listed as #2 - #6.
    1860 Census - John Howard family
    1860 Census - John Howard family
    Living in Leverington, Manayunk, Philadelphia, PA John (33), Sarah (31), Frederick (12), Alfred (10), James (6), Sevena (2), John W (1 month).
    1870 Census - John Howard family p.1
    1870 Census - John Howard family p.1
    Living in Manayunk, PA
    1870 Census - John Howard family p.2
    1870 Census - John Howard family p.2
    Living in Manayunk, PA. Alfred (age 19), James (age 17), Sayrene (age 14), John (age 10), Emmi? (female age 3)
    1880 Census - John Howard family
    1880 Census - John Howard family
    Living in Caroline Co., MD.

    Name Age
    John Howard 53
    Sarah Howard 51
    John Howard 18
    Ida Howard 10
    Thomas Bradly 9
    1919 Death Certificate - Alfred Howard
    1919 Death Certificate - Alfred Howard
    Lists parents John Howard and Sarah Bew both b. England.
    1920 Census American Corner, Caroline County, MD
    1920 Census American Corner, Caroline County, MD
    John and Sarah Howard, James and Hannah Howard, Annie Love and family,
    1935 Death certificate - James Howard
    1935 Death certificate - James Howard
    Mr. and Mrs. John Howard sail to England
    Mr. and Mrs. John Howard sail to England
    Denton Journal (Denton, Maryland) 12 Sep 1885, Sat p.3

    Headstones
    John Howard
    John Howard
    John Howard
    John Howard

  • Notes 
    • About 1854, with children and wife Sarah, came to America in a sailing vessel, taking about 6 weeks for the voyage.  Shortly after this date, his brothers followed.

      WL Howard MD's handwritten notes in the document titled WLH give exact birth and death dates. [16]

    Immigrated:
    • The ship mainfest shows he arrived on the ship "Coosawattee"  (Capt. J. Paxton) from Liverpool, England on 18 Apr 1854 . Age 27 with Sarah (age 25), Fredk (age 5), Alfred (age 3), James (infant). Prior to finding this list, according to W. L. Howard: "with children and wife Sarah, in a sailing vessel, taking about 6 weeks for the voyage.  Shortly after, his brothers followed."

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] JSH Feb 13 2003 gedcom, John S. Howell, Jr.

    2. [S740] Todd, E. Parker, E. Parker Todd, (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~carolines/), http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=trishaann&id=I44078.

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

    4. [S721] Howard Tree 31 p. Manuscript, Paul Howard with comments by W.L.Howard, M.D., (Privately compiled. 31 pages. Spiral bound with Howard crest on cover.), p. 13, 29. d. 20 Sep 1906?.

    5. [S1735] FamilySearch.org, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 15 Jun 2020), entry for John Howard, person ID LTF5-JMT.

    6. [S723] Howard tree - 8 Pages, Paul Howard with comments by W.L. Howard, M.D., (8 pages., 8.5 x 11 stapled. Pencil corrections and updates by W.L.Howard.), p. 1.

    7. [S671] 1880 U.S. Census, MD, Caroline Co. P.7, Dist 4, age 53, Farmer, born England, parents born England.

    8. [S1807] 1851 England and Wales Census, b. Wimslow, Cheshire.

    9. [S1807] 1851 England and Wales Census.

    10. [S1330] New York Passenger Lists, Ship Coosawattie arrival 18 Apr 1854.

    11. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 16 Jul 2020), entry for John Howard, person ID LTF5-JMT.
      ;Contributor: John DLutner

    12. [S1701] FamilySearch Family Tree (http://www.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://www.familysearch.org)), accessed 16 Jul 2020), entry for John Howard, person ID LTF5-JMT.
      ;Contributor: RobertBarham

    13. [S518] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com), gravestone photo.

    14. [S518] John Spencer Howell, Jr., John Spencer Howell, Jr., (http://www.jhowell.com/ jhowell@jhowell.com), gravestone photo on file.

    15. [S1656] Findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/206417372/john-howard.

    16. [S721] Howard Tree 31 p. Manuscript, Paul Howard with comments by W.L.Howard, M.D., (Privately compiled. 31 pages. Spiral bound with Howard crest on cover.), p. 29.