Eugene P Howe

27 April 1854–30 September 1930 (Age 76)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Eugene P

When Eugene P Howe was born on 27 April 1854, in Michigan, United States, his father, Milo M Howe, was 30 and his mother, Mary Eliza Huxford, was 21. He married Martha Ann Baum on 10 June 1882, in Fremont, Steuben, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Ligonier, Perry Township, Noble, Indiana, United States in 1910 and South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States in 1920. He died on 30 September 1930, at the age of 76.

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Eugene P Howe
Martha Ann Baum
Marriage: 10 June 1882
Lee J. Howe
Lela M. Howe

Spouse and Children

10 June 1882
Fremont, Steuben, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 2

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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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Sources (3)

  • Eugene Howe in household of Milo M Howe, "United States Census, 1860"
  • 1910 Eugene P Howe, "United States Census"
  • 1920 Eugene P Howe, "United States Census"

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