Ed Claude HOWE

Male 1878 - 1950  (72 years)


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  • Name Ed Claude HOWE 
    Born 20 Apr 1878  Albert Lea, Freeborn, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
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    • Obit for Ed Claude Howe

      E. C. Howe, 72 retired Shell Creek farmer, services held at Greybull Baptist Church. He passed away of a heart attack at his home last thursday morning. Eddie Claude Howe was born April 20, 1878, at Albert Lea, Minn. the son of Albert and Eliza Hendrick Howe. His only brother passed away at birth. He had 13 half-brothers and 2 half sisters.

      At the age of two he moved with his parents to Mandan, N. D.; later to Tacoma, Wash and then to Billings. In Nov of 1887, he came to Hyattville and in 1899 he moved to Shell where he owned and operated a ranch on Beaver Creek until 1947 when he retired. On Oct 24, 1901, he was united in marriage with Josephine Milward. To this union were born nine children. He was preceeded in death by one daughter, Honor, who died at birth.

      Mr. Howe attended school in Billings through the fifth grade. He was always interested in education and served on the Beaver creek school board and donated the land for the Lower Beaver Creek schoolhouse.

      Those who survive are his widow, four sons, Martin, Charley, Clarence, all of Shell, and Ernest R. of Deaver, four daughters, Mrs. Jane Aebischer, Mrs Rebecca Walker, both of Greeybull, Mrs Mamie collingwood of Lovell and Mrs. Zella Dunning of Sheridan, 20 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

      This article was in the Northern Wyoming Daily News, but do not have the date of the paper. Wife Josephine died 11 Sep 1956.
    Reference Number 19912 
    Reference Number S 48.3.1.2.10 
    Died 29 Dec 1950  Shell, Big Horn, WY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I19912  mm
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2007 

    Father Albert Cyrus HOWE,   b. 28 Aug 1821, Plattsburgh, Clinton, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1906, Shell, Big Horn, WY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Eliza Jane LAMOY,   b. 15 Jul 1840, Whitehall, Washington, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1913, Breckenridge, Wilkin, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 05 Feb 1876  Pickerel Lake, Freeborn, MN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Apr 1878 - Albert Lea, Freeborn, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 1950 - Shell, Big Horn, WY Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S554] Douglas Family File, Compiler: Douglas, Lorraine, (2003).