Rosella Howe

Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Rosella

When Rosella Howe was born in 1829, in Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, William H Howe, was 32 and her mother, Almira Kendall, was 28.

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William H Howe
Almira Kendall
Warren Howe
James Charles Howe
Rosella Howe
Lorinda Maria Howe
Jane Howe
Olive Howe
George Washington Howe
Almira Howe
Clarissa Kendall "Clara" Howe
Alice A. Howe

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World Events (3)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 38

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 42

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 54

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a small hill or a man-made mound or barrow, Middle English how (Old Norse haugr), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, such as Howe in Norfolk and North Yorkshire.2 English: variant of Hugh .3 Jewish (American): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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