Alice Howarth

Brief Life History of Alice

When Alice Howarth was born on 4 January 1865, in Ramsbottom, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Benjamin Howarth, was 44 and her mother, Ellen Gregory, was 39. She immigrated to New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1868. She died on 27 August 1868, in Wyoming, United States, at the age of 3.

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Benjamin Howarth
Ellen Gregory
Elizabeth Howarth
Benjamin Nephi Howarth
Dorothy Howarth
Mabel Howarth
William Howarth
Agnes Ann Howarth
Moroni Howarth
Orson Howarth
Ellen Howarth
Alice Howarth
John William Howarth

Sources (2)

  • Alice Howarth, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • New York, U.S., Arriving Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820

World Events (4)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from Howarth in Rochdale (Lancashire), possibly from Old English hōh ‘heel, spur of land’ + worth ‘enclosure’. The name may have been confused with Haworth .

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

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