Dorothy Howe

1730–1764 (Age 34)
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Dorothy

When Dorothy Howe was born on 4 May 1730, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Joseph Howe, was 33 and her mother, Ruth Brigham, was 26. She married Capt Cyprian Howe on 20 November 1750, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 30 May 1764, in United States, at the age of 34.

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Dorothy Howe
Capt Cyprian Howe
Marriage: 20 November 1750
Martha Howe
Jabez Howe
Catherine Howe
Phebe Howe

Spouse & Children

20 November 1750
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States


  • Female1751–1816Female

  • Jabez Howe


  • Female1757–1820Female

  • Phebe Howe


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+4 More Children

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy How, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Dorothy Howe Howe, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Dorothy Howe How, "Find A Grave Index"

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