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Edwin Asa Howes

Male 1871 - 1947  (76 years)


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  • Name Edwin Asa Howes  [1, 2
    Birth Abt 1871  Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Born 29 Apr 1871  Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Residence Between 1898 and 1901  Alaska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Went for Gold Rush
      Per his great-granddaughter, he was quite successful, mining enough gold to pay for his trip and leave him enough to make a wedding ring for his wife-to-be.
    Occupation 15 Apr 1910  [4
    Structural engineer 
    Residence 15 Apr 1910  5340 Windsor Avenue, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1 Jan 1920  [5
    Civil Engineer 
    Residence 1 Jan 1920  5340 Windsor Avenue, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Income 1939  [3
    $1,300 
    Name Edwin A Howes  [5, 7, 8
    Name Edwin Howes  [3, 4
    Occupation 1 Apr 1940  [3
    Civil Engineer, Subway Construction 
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  5940 West Winaldson Avenue, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Aug 1947  Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I79662  ONS
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2019 

    Father Asa Howes,   b. 30 Dec 1816, Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1897, Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Fuller,   b. Abt 1834,   d. 9 Sep 1902, Decatur, Macon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 5 Jul 1857  St John, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F22654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clara Bennett,   b. 26 Jun 1873, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1962, Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1903  St Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Irvin Asa Howes,   b. 14 Sep 1906, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1957, Mokena, Will, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +2. Jane Frances Howes,   b. 1 Jun 1909, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F22650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1871 - Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Apr 1871 - Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between 1898 and 1901 - Alaska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1903 - St Louis, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1940 - 5940 West Winaldson Avenue, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1388] Angela Johnston.

    2. [S511] Birth record - son.

    3. [S955] 1940 census - US.

    4. [S160] 1910 census - US.

    5. [S140] 1920 census - US.

    6. [S406] Howes Genealogy, Joshua Crowell Howes, revised by Col. Bob Howes, (1892, revised in 2006).

    7. [S1530] Chicago Tribune, 1947 Aug 28.

    8. [S1444] Death report - sister.

    9. [S2260] Milwaukee Daily Sentinel, 1857 Jul 8.