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Marcia Knowlton Howells
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Birth: May 28, 1888
Farmington
Davis County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1976
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Daughter of Benjamin Franklin Knowlton and Minerva Edmeresa Richards

Married Thomas Joel Howells, 28 Sep 1910, Farmington, Davis, Utah

Adopted Son - Norman Steed Howells

LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jenson, Vol. 4, p. 187

Howells, Marcia Knowlton, a member of the General Board of Relief Society since Feb. 20, 1929, was born May 28, 1888, at Farmington, Utah, a daughter of Benjamin F. Knowlton and Minerva E. Richards. She was educated in the Farmington public schools, the L. D. S. University and graduated from the University of Utah Normal School, after which she taught school four years. She was a member of the presidency of the Salt Lake Stake Relief Society and has worked and held office in all the women's auxiliaries of the Church. On Oct. 3, 1910, she was married to Dr. Thomas Joel Howells, and in 1921 took a trip around the world with him for research work and study. She is the mother of one son. Sister Howells was also a member and worked energetically in the Red Cross during the World war. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Knowlton (1838 - 1901)
  Minerva Edmeresa Richards Knowlton (1858 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Joel Howells (1882 - 1966)
 
 Siblings:
  Wilhelmina Knowlton (1865 - 1865)**
  Willard Knowlton (1865 - 1865)**
  Benjamin Franklin Knowlton (1866 - 1933)**
  Jennetta Knowlton (1868 - 1871)**
  Harriet Knowlton Miller (1870 - 1898)**
  Sydney Richards Knowlton (1873 - 1876)**
  William Hooper Knowlton (1874 - 1876)**
  Ida Knowlton Lee (1876 - 1961)**
  Heber John Knowlton (1878 - 1906)**
  George Quincy Knowlton (1880 - 1957)**
  Willard Richards Knowlton (1882 - 1884)**
  Rhoda Knowlton Mason (1883 - 1913)*
  Willard Richards Knowlton (1885 - 1938)*
  Elizabeth Knowlton Maughan (1886 - 1974)**
  Marcia Knowlton Howells (1888 - 1976)
  Chloe Knowlton Hess (1890 - 1984)**
  Glen Afton Knowlton (1892 - 1892)*
  Ireen Knowlton Ferry (1893 - 1986)*
  Lewis Burnham Knowlton (1896 - 1976)**
  George Franklin Knowlton (1901 - 1987)*
  Mary Knowlton (1901 - 1905)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: D_2_2_4_E
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Mar 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25375177
Marcia <i>Knowlton</i> Howells
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Marcia <i>Knowlton</i> Howells
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 Added: May. 10, 2009

- SMSmith
 Added: Mar. 19, 2008
 
 
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