John Howland

29 July 1696–5 January 1754 (Age 57)
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of John

When John Howland was born on 29 July 1696, in Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Daniel Howland, was 35 and his mother, Mary Sampson, was 25. He married Bathsheba Barker on 4 December 1718, in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 5 January 1754, in Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

John Howland
1696–1754
Bathsheba Barker
1698–
Marriage: 4 December 1718
Daniel Howland
1718–1720
Daniel Howland
1719–1754
Thomas Howland
1722–
Marcy Howland
1723–1736
John Howland
1728–1730

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 December 1718
Portsmouth, Rhode Island, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Holland 1.2 Americanized form of Norwegian Hovland .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Howland, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • John Howland in entry for Daniel Howland, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"
  • John Howland in entry for Thomas Howland, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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