Forest Howland

21 May 1871–13 October 1953 (Age 82)
Pomfret, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Forest

When Forest Howland was born on 21 May 1871, in Pomfret, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, Henry C. Howland, was 33 and his mother, Abbie Farr, was 20. He died on 13 October 1953, in Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Henry C. Howland
1837–1922
Abbie Farr
1850–1920
Frank B. Howland
1868–1943
Forest Howland
1871–1953
Henry Clinton Howland
1873–
Kate Eveline Howland
1879–
Alonzo Smith Howland
1889–

Parents and Siblings

    Henry C. Howland

    Male1837–1922Male

    Abbie Farr

    Female1850–1920Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1868–1943Male

    Male1871–1953Male

    Henry Clinton Howland

    Male1873–Male

    Kate Eveline Howland

    Female1879–Female

    Alonzo Smith Howland

    Male1889–Male

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Holland 1.2 Americanized form of Norwegian Hovland .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Forest Howland in household of Grace Manley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Forrest S Howland in household of Henry O Howland, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Forrest S Howland in household of Henry C Howland, "United States Census, 1880"

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