Susan Howland

5 January 1822–
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Susan

When Susan Howland was born on 5 January 1822, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Stephen Howland, was 33 and her mother, Catherine Young, was 23. She married Alfred Edwards in 1843, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Warren, Warren, Herkimer, New York, United States in 1875 and Richfield Springs, Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Edwards
1820–1898
Susan Howland
1822–
Marriage: 1843
Cortland Edwards
1843–1922
Ellen D. Edwards
1847–
William H. Edwards
1852–1921
Viola Edwards
1854–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1843
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1835 · First Fire Insurance

Age 13

On Decmeber 3, 1835, the first fire insurance policy is issued by the Manufacturer Mutual Fire Insurance Company.
1862 · US Naval Academy

Age 40

The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.

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)

  • Susan Edwards in household of Alford Edwards, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Susan Edwards in household of Alfred Edwards, "New York, State Census, 1855"
  • Susan Edwards in household of Alfred Edwards, "New York, State Census, 1875"

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