Edward Howell

1754–1809 (Age 55)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Howell was born in 1754, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Nathaniel Howell, was 62 and his mother, Esther Johnes, was 36. He married Clementine Albertson in 1779, in Goshen, Goshen, Orange, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 29 August 1809, in Middletown, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Middletown, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Howell
1754–1809
Clementine Albertson
1750–1822
Marriage: 1779
William Albertson Howell
1780–1811
Caleb Howell
1784–1857
Benajah
1787–1794
Benijah Howell
1787–1794
Josiah Howell
1787–1833
Sarah "Sally" Howell
1790–1864

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1779
Goshen, Goshen, Orange, New York, United States
children

(6)

    Male1780–1811Male

    Caleb Howell

    Male1784–1857Male

    Benajah

    Male1787–1794Male

    Benijah Howell

    Female1787–1794Female

    Josiah Howell

    Male1787–1833Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Nathaniel Edward Howell

    Male1742–1809Male

    Paul Howell

    Male1751–1807Male

    Male1753–1832Male

    Male1754–1809Male

    Female1755–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1776

Age 22

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 22

New York is the 11th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 29

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the personal name Hywel ‘eminent’, popular since the Middle Ages in particular in honor of the great 10th-century law-giving Welsh king.2 English: habitational name from Howell in Lincolnshire, so named from an Old English hugol ‘mound’, ‘hillock’ or hūne ‘hoarhound’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Edward Howell in entry for William Albertson Howell, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Edward Howell, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"

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