Leah Hannah Amelia Howe

21 September 1878–19 December 1954 (Age 76)
Case Settlement, Norton Village, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Leah Hannah Amelia

When Leah Hannah Amelia Howe was born on 21 September 1878, in Case Settlement, Norton Village, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, John Alexander Howe, was 26 and her mother, Annie Catherine Amelia MYLES, was 23. She married Robert Myles Chambers on 15 July 1913, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. She lived in Kings, New Brunswick, Canada in 1901. She died on 19 December 1954, in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Belleisle Creek, Springfield, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Robert Myles Chambers
Leah Hannah Amelia Howe
Marriage: 15 July 1913

Spouse and Children

15 July 1913
Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada

Parents and Siblings


    Annie Catherine Amelia MYLES




World Events (8)

1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 2

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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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Sources (3)

  • Leah H A Howe in household of John A Howe, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Leah Hannah Amelia Howe, "Canada, New Brunswick, County Register of Births, 1801-1920"
  • Leah Hannah Amelia Howe, "Canada, New Brunswick, County Register of Births, 1801-1920"

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