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Martha Perry Foster Howe
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1874
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1966
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

Martha was predeceased by her husband, Christopher Howe, whom she married on 22 Dec. 1908 in Summerville, S.C.

"MRS. HOWE Mrs. Martha Perry Foster Howe, widow of Christopher Gadsden Howe, of 5 Limehouse St., died yesterday at her residence. Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. tomorrow at St. Philip's Protestant Episcopal Church, with the Rev. Canon Samuel T. Cobb officiating. Burial, directed by Connelley's, will be in the churchyard. Mrs. Howe was born June 7, 1874, in Charleston, a daughter of Henry Poyas Foster and Mrs. Martha Waring Perry Foster. She attended private schools in Charleston and Summerville. Mrs. Howe was a member of St. Philip's Protestant Episcopal Church and the Colonial Dames. She had been active in community affairs for many years. Surviving are: a brother, Benjamin Perry Foster, of Wilmington, Del.; two sisters, Mrs. Henry S. Burden, of Charleston, and Mrs. Harriet P. Foster, of San Diego, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews." (The News and Courier, Charleston, S.C., 6 April 1966, p. 11-A, cols. 3-4.) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Poyas Foster (1846 - 1919)
  Martha Waring Perry Foster (1843 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Christopher Gadsden Howe (1865 - 1939)
 
 Siblings:
  Jane Waring Foster Boyle (1870 - 1932)*
  Henry Poyas Foster (1872 - 1932)*
  Martha Perry Foster Howe (1874 - 1966)
  Sarah Waring Foster (1878 - 1955)*
  Charles Bernard Foster (1878 - 1914)*
  Benjamin Perry Foster (1880 - 1968)*
  Constance Perry Foster Burden (1888 - 1982)**
  Jennings Waring Perry Foster (1890 - 1955)**
  Harriet Poyas Foster (1891 - 1973)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Philips Episcopal Church Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: mlomax1074
Originally Created by: Saratoga
Record added: Mar 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35002281
Martha Perry <i>Foster</i> Howe
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Martha Perry <i>Foster</i> Howe
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Martha Perry <i>Foster</i> Howe
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