Mary A Howat

Brief Life History of Mary A

When Mary A Howat was born in 1875, in Iowa, United States, her father, Judge Andrew Howat, was 32 and her mother, Jenny L Watts, was 25. She lived in De Witt, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1880. She died on 25 July 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Judge Andrew Howat
1843–1927
Jenny L Watts
1850–1933
James H Howat
1873–
Mary A Howat
1875–1898
Jane Watts Howat
1876–1920
Jenny W Howat
1877–
Margaret Elizabeth Howatt
1878–1971
Florence Howat
1879–
Frances Howat
1881–1949
Andrew Morton Howat
1883–1928

Sources (3)

  • Mary Honatt in household of Andrew Honatt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary A Howat, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Mary A. Howat, "Utah Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946"

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

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.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Scottish (southwestern): variant of Hewitt .

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

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