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James Howard

Male 1689 - 1749  (60 years)


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  • Name James Howard 
    Born 26 Jan 1689  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 May 1749  Jamaica, West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • The following is a copy of his [James Howard] agreement with his sister Elizabeth as to the division of the property left them by their grandfather, John Howard:

      James Howard and Elizabeth Howard, the surviving children of James Howard, deceased, being legally capable to act each for themselves, did on March the 12th, Anno Dom., 1710, agree upon a division of the real estate as followeth: The said James accepted for his part all the home land, being forty-five acres with the buildings thereupon, and half a lot of meadow in Flag meadow, allowing the said Elizabeth four pounds in money, and said James is to have also the share in the Cedar swamp, and said Elizabeth to have forty acres above the stone house, and the interest undivided land, as witness their hands and seals.

      James Howard {Seal.}
      Elizabeth Howard {Seal.} [5]
    Person ID I1812735  7_families
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2006 

    Father James Howard,   b. 1663-1664, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1690  (Age 26 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Washburn,   b. Abt 1663, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1742, Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1684  , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Family ID F658406  Group Sheet

    Family Sarah Billington,   b. 13 Dec 1702, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1748, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 3 May 1723  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Children 
    +1. John Howard,   b. 12 Jan 1724, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Mary Howard,   b. 28 Feb 1726, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. James Howard,   b. 18 Jan 1728, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Francis Howard,   b. 12 Sep 1731, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Sarah Howard,   b. 1 Jan 1734, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1808, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. William Howard,   b. 10 Jun 1742, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2008 
    Family ID F658400  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jan 1689 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 May 1723 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 May 1749 - Jamaica, West Indies Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S7689] Francis Cooke of the Mayflower and his descendants for four generations, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1987), 43 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S401] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 147 (Reliability: 3).
      JAMES [HOWARD], Bridgewater, son of 1st John, m. Elizabeth, d. of John Washburn, and had Elizabeth, 1686, m. Thomas Buck; Mercy, 1688; James, 1690.

    3. [S12760] Howard - The descendants of John Howard of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Heman Howard, (Ann Arbor : University Microfilms International, 1985), Film #6060617. Book # 929.273 H831hh., 7 (Reliability: 3).
      James [Howard], b. Jan. 26, 1689.

    4. [S7686] Billington John 5 generations Mayflower families in progress, Harriet Woodbury Hodge, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1988), 72 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S12760] Howard - The descendants of John Howard of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Heman Howard, (Ann Arbor : University Microfilms International, 1985), Film #6060617. Book # 929.273 H831hh., 11 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S401] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 147 (Reliability: 3).
      JAMES [Howard], Bridgewater, son of 1st John, m. Elizabeth, d. of John Washburn, and had Elizabeth, 1686, m. Thomas Buck; Mercy, 1688; James, 1690.

    7. [S468] Plymouth Massachusetts Vital Records, Plymouth (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), 14:40 (Reliability: 3).
      James Howard to Sarah Billington May 3, 1723

    8. [S401] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 147 (Reliability: 3).
      JAMES [HOWARD], Bridgewater, son of above, m., 1710, Elizabeth Wallis, and had Mercy, 1714; Huldah, 1716. He removed to Plymouth, and m., 2d, 1723, Sarah Billington, and had John, 1724; Mary, 1726, m. Thomas Pitts; James, 1728; Francis, 1731; Sarah, 1734, m. Joseph Tribble; William, 1742. He prob. m., 3d, 1747, Thankful Branch, and had Thomas, 1747, m. Ruth, d. of John Holmes.

    9. [S407] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - Vital Records to 1850, Lee Douglas van Antwerp (Main Author), Ruth Wilder Sherman (Added Author), (Camden, Me. : Picton Press, c1993), 93, 178 (Reliability: 3).
      Marriages solemnized by Mr. Little of Plimouth in the year 1722. James Howard to Sarah Billington May 3, 1723.

      Marriage Intentions, 22 Dec 1722: James Howard a stranger published to Sarah Billenten.

    10. [S12760] Howard - The descendants of John Howard of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Heman Howard, (Ann Arbor : University Microfilms International, 1985), Film #6060617. Book # 929.273 H831hh., 11 (Reliability: 3).
      James Howard married 2nd, Sarah Billington of Plymouth, May 3, 1723.