John Howe

16 July 1697–25 April 1734 (Age 36)
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John

When John Howe was born on 16 July 1697, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Howe, was 25 and his mother, Rebecca Joslin, was 25. He married Thankful Bigelow on 11 February 1724, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 25 April 1734, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

John Howe
1697–1734
Thankful Bigelow
1699–1765
Marriage: 11 February 1724
Capt Cyprian Howe
1726–1777
Asa Howe
1728–1788
Anna Howe
1731–
Patience Howe
1734–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 February 1724
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
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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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  • John How, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • John How, "Maine, Church Records, 1734-1907"
  • John How, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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