|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1914|
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 27, 1976|
Howard was the son of Henry and Minnie E Draper. His father, who was born in Illinois to German immigrants, would die prior to the 1925 census and his mother, who was born in Brooklyn, New York, would die before the 1935 New York census.
Howard moved into the home of his aunt, Alvina (Draper) Hamilton where he began working as a salesman. He enlisted in the US Army on 08 Apr 1942, serving during WWII.
After coming home from the war, Howard would move to Hillsborough County, Florida where he met and married Vera Josephine Mathis in 1946.
They would make their home in Tampa.
He was 62-years of age.
Vera Effie Josephine Mathis Draper (1912 - 1995)*
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Record added: Nov 10, 2009
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