Raymond Edgar Howard

1900–1920 (Age 20)
Persia, Harrison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Raymond Edgar

When Raymond Edgar Howard was born on 4 July 1900, in Persia, Harrison, Iowa, United States, his father, William Samuel Howard, was 31 and his mother, Nina Ruth Dinsmore, was 25. He lived in Union Township, Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 8 September 1920, in Wilson Township, Osceola, Iowa, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Sibley, Osceola, Iowa, United States.

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William Samuel Howard
Nina Ruth Dinsmore
Guy Willis Howard
Glen Eugene Howard
Raymond Edgar Howard
Alma Earl Howard
Goldie Irene Howard
Albert Vernon Howard
Gladys Marie Howard
Merle William Howard
Ruth Minerva Howard

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 6

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Raymond Howard in household of Wm B Howard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Raymond E Howard in household of William S Howard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Raymond Edgar Howard, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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