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Reverend Reuben Wing Howes, Jr

Male 1841 - 1919  (78 years)


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  • Name Reuben Wing Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Prefix Reverend 
    Suffix Jr 
    Birth Abt 1840  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Birth 1841  Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Born 31 Jan 1841  Yonkers, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1 Jun 1850  New Rochelle, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1 Jun 1860  District 18 Ward 2, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1864  Briarcliff Manor, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See plaque
    All Saints’ Episcopal Church
    All Saints’ Episcopal Church
    Memorial Plaque
    Memorial Plaque
    Death 23 Nov 1919  Valhalla, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Name Reuben W Howes  [2
    Occupation Anglo-Catholic priest  [6
    Died 25 Nov 1919  34 West 10th Street, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 78y 
    Notes 
    • NYTimes obit reads:
      The Rev Reuben Wing Howes, 79 years old, a retired clergyman, died yesterdat at his home, 34 West Tenth Street. Ill health had caused him to abandon active work thirty years ago. Born in New York, he was graduated from Columbia and from the General Theological Seminary After a short time spent at the Briar Cliff Episcopal Church, Mr Howes was called to Hoboken, where he was the rector of Trinity Church for eight years. His father, R W Howes, was a well-known financier aand the founder of the Park Bank.
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      The church in Westchester County is now All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Briarcliff Manor, where there is a memorial plaque to him.
    Person ID I14487  ONS
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2022 

    Father Reuben Wing Howes,   b. 20 Oct 1813, Southeast, Putnam, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1897, Inwood, Manhattan, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Melissa Augusta Townsend,   b. 12 Aug 1818, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1895, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1837  Putnam, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Married 24 Jan 1837  Putnam, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Jan 1837  [10
    • By Rev Lot Jones
    Family ID F9131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emilie Breeden,   b. 9 Jan 1842, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1935, Valhalla, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1864  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Frederic Reuben Howes,   b. 22 Aug 1865,   d. 23 May 1900, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     2. Reuben Wing Howes, III,   b. 12 Aug 1867, Yonkers, Westchester, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1949, Summerville, Dorchester, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Irene Horton Howes,   b. 18 Jan 1870,   d. 28 Mar 1872  (Age 2 years)
     4. Leander Townsend Howes,   b. 19 Jul 1872, Hoboken, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1958  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F26017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1840 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 1841 - Westchester, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jan 1841 - Yonkers, Westchester, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1850 - New Rochelle, Westchester, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1864 - New York, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S324] New York Times, 1919 Nov 26.

    2. [S458] Death report - son.

    3. [S461] Death report - spouse.

    4. [S218] Marriage record - son.

    5. [S1230] Passport application - son.

    6. [S406] Howes Genealogy - used with the permission of the Dennis Historical Society, Joshua Crowell Howes, revised and extended by Col. Bob Howes, (1892, revised in 2006).

    7. [S162] 1850 Census - US.

    8. [S180] 1860 Census - US.

    9. [S9] ancestry.com tree.

    10. [S2256] New York Herald, 1837 Jan 27.