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Nehemiah How(e)
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1721
Marlborough
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr., 1777
East Poultney
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

Son of Peter Howe and Grace Bush. Served in the Revolutionary War.
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Husband of Beulah "Betsey" Wheeler, whom he married on March 4 1747, in Bolton, Worcester, MA, and with whom he had nine children: Abner, Olive, Phebe, Beulah, Peter, Candis, Phebe2, John and Joel Howe.
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No gravestone. "The small 'Ward' Cemetery on Finel Hollow road, is located on the old Nehemiah How homestead. Nehemiah died in 1777 and it is supposed that he and his wife Betsey . . . are buried here, but no stones mark the spot . . . There are numerous slate slabs which probably mark graves."
[Source: Margaret R. Jenks: Poultney Cemetery Inscriptions, p. 72]

 
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 Parents:
  Peter Howe (1695 - 1778)
  Grace Bush Howe (1696 - 1770)
 
 Spouse:
  Beulah Wheeler Howe (1724 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Olive Howe Ashley Rann (1750 - 1825)*
  Peter Howe (1756 - 1842)*
  John Howe (1763 - 1834)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nehemiah How(e) (1721 - 1777)
  Ebenezer Howe (1725 - 1725)*
  Peter Howe (1730 - 1731)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ward Cemetery
Poultney
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Janet Muff
Record added: Nov 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43854781
Nehemiah How(e)
Added by: John Clay Harris
 
Nehemiah How(e)
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Added by: John Arsenault
 
 
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Nehemiah Howe was my 6th great grandfather. RIP
- Barbara Harackiewicz
 Added: May. 26, 2013

- tbeck
 Added: May. 13, 2012

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Feb. 11, 2010
 
 
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