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HOWARD Major Edward

Male 1687 - 1771  (84 years)Deceased


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  • Name  HOWARD Major Edward  [1, 2
    Prefix  Major 
    Born  1687  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Birth  1697  [4
    Occupation  From 1726 to 1771  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    proprietor of his grandfather Howard's tavern 
    Residence 
    • Edward lived in West Bridgewater, MA, in the house occupied by his father and grandfather, and conducted it as a tavern until his death.
    Died  14 Jul 1771  [4, 6
    Age  84 years 
    Buried  Old Graveyard, West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    • His gravestone reads:

      In memory of Mr. Edward Haward, who died July 14, Anno Domini 1771, in the 85th years of his age.
    Person ID  I11043  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  12 Dec 2011 

    Father  HOWARD John, Jr.,   b. West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1727 
    Mother  LATHAM Sarah,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  1678 
    Family ID  F4250  Group Sheet

    Children 
     1. HOWARD Bethiah,   b. 20 Apr 1719,   d. Abt 1742  Age: 22 years
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F8793  Group Sheet

    Family 2  BYRAM Mary,   b. 10 Mar 1690/91, East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1767, , , Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 75 years 
    Married  7 Feb 1710/11  West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Children 
     1. HOWARD Sarah,   b. 2 Nov 1714,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. HOWARD Mary,   b. 23 Mar 1716/17,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. HOWARD Bethiah,   b. 20 Apr 1719,   d. Abt 1742  Age: 22 years
     4. HOWARD Jane,   b. 10 Aug 1721,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. HOWARD Col. Edward, Jr.,   b. 11 Mar 1723/24,   d. 9 Mar 1809, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 84 years
     6. HOWARD James,   b. 5 May 1726,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID  F3929  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1710/11 - West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - proprietor of his grandfather Howard's tavern - From 1726 to 1771 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - < - - Old Graveyard, West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S114] The Howard Genealogy, Heman Howard, (Brockton, MA: The Standard Printing Co., 1903.), p. 6. (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.

    2. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 198, 202, 234. (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2011.

    3. [S114] The Howard Genealogy, Heman Howard, (Brockton, MA: The Standard Printing Co., 1903.), p. 6, 10. (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.

    4. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 198. (Reliability: 3), 14 Jun 2011.

    5. [S114] The Howard Genealogy, Heman Howard, (Brockton, MA: The Standard Printing Co., 1903.), p. 2. (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 2011.

    6. [S114] The Howard Genealogy, Heman Howard, (Brockton, MA: The Standard Printing Co., 1903.), p. 10. (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.

    7. [S115] Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater, MA, Williams Latham, (Bridgewater, MA: Henry T. Pratt, 1882.), p. 19. (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.