Mabel Ione Howard

4 February 1907–12 July 1991 (Age 84)
Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mabel Ione

When Mabel Ione Howard was born on 4 February 1907, in Darke, Ohio, United States, her father, Lorenzo Dow Howard, was 68 and her mother, Leola B. Lulu Williamson, was 29. She married Donald Revere Swathwood after 7 July 1942. She lived in Allen Township, Darke, Ohio, United States in 1910. She died on 12 July 1991, in Greenville, Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 84.

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Donald Revere Swathwood
Mabel Ione Howard
Marriage: after 7 July 1942

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after 7 July 1942

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mabel Howard in household of Lulu Howard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mabel I Howard in household of Lorenzo D Howard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mabel Ione Howard, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

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