Lorraine Fay Howell

9 October 1924–7 November 2010 (Age 86)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Lorraine Fay

When Lorraine Fay Howell was born on 9 October 1924, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, her father, Charles Michael Howell, was 41 and her mother, Josephine Henrietta Betz, was 35. She died on 7 November 2010, in Slidell, St. Tammany, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Charles Michael Howell
Josephine Henrietta Betz
Valerian Emma Howell
Justin Joseph Howell
Lois Helen Howell
Beryl George Howell
Regina Inez Howell
Josephine Marietta Howell
Katherine Leatrice Shirley Howell
Charles Michael J. Howell
Lorraine Fay Howell

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from the personal name Hywel ‘eminent’, popular since the Middle Ages in particular in honor of the great 10th-century law-giving Welsh king.2 English: habitational name from Howell in Lincolnshire, so named from an Old English hugol ‘mound’, ‘hillock’ or hūne ‘hoarhound’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lorraine Howell in household of Charles M Howell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Lorraine King in entry for Toca, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Lorraine King in entry for Charles M Howell Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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