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Joshua Blackwood Howell
Birth: Sep. 11, 1806
Death: Sep. 14, 1864

Civil War Brigadier General. He was the tenth child of Colonel Joshua Ladd and Anna Blackwood Howell. He was born in West Deptford Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey. He was an attorney in practice in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. In 1861 he was commissioned a Colonel in the 85th Pennsylvania Volunteers. he was appointed Brigadier General just two days before his death. The General died near Petersburg, Virginia, when a horse he had just mounted reared back and fell on him. (bio by: Eamonn) 
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  Mary Lewis Howell Scott (1858 - 1929)*
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Eglington Cemetery
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Lot 1059
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Oct 03, 2002
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Joshua Blackwood Howell
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Joshua Blackwood Howell
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Sep. 11, 2014
GOD Bless you and all who do and/or may view too!!!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014
to my 4th greatgrandfather, you look like my father we will meet in heaven sir!
- beverly howell rose
 Added: Dec. 20, 2012
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