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Hiram Wesley "Doc" Howard
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1870
Sterling
Johnson County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 1952
Thomas
Custer County
Oklahoma, USA

Obituary, Thomas Tribune, Thomas, Oklahoma January 1952
H. W. Howard Rites Sunday.,

Funeral services were conducted Sunday in the Church of the Brethren for Hiram W. Howard, 81, who died at the Thomas Memorial hospital, Jan 4, 1952 at 8 a.m. He was preceded in death by his only living brother the day before at 1:30 p.m. Mr Howard was a pioneer of Thomas, homesteading west of Thomas in 1893. He owned the original farm at the time of his death. He was united in marriage to Miss Maggie Otis in 1891 and to this union three children survive. They are Cecil of Thomas; Mrs Inez Helzer of Thomas; and Mrs Viva Urban of Hutchinson, Kansas. A son Vernon, preceded his father in death, and his wife Maggie died in 1903.

In 1907 he was united in marriage to Katherine Urban who survives him.To this union were born seven children, six of who survives him. They are Raymond of Thomas; Joe of Phoenix, Arizona; Antone Le Roy of San Ysedares, California; George of Thomas; Erma Grace Davis of Clinton; and Mrs Mary Calvert of Thomas. One daughter Regina Christina preceded him in death. Also 27 grandchildren and other close relatives and friends mourn his passing. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Todd Clark Howard (1832 - 1910)
  Phebe J Holman Howard (1844 - 1887)
 
 Spouses:
  Maggie C. Otis Howard (1871 - 1903)
  Katherine Urban Howard (1887 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Viva Clara Howard Urban (1898 - 2003)*
  Raymond Howard (1908 - 1985)*
  Anton Leroy Howard (1915 - 1982)*
  Regina C. Howard (1918 - 1934)*
  George Arthur Howard (1922 - 1996)*
  Erma G Howard Hesketh (1925 - 2010)*
  Myrtle Mary Howard Calvert (1927 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Fred Howard (1858 - 1917)**
  Wilbur Ernest Howard (1860 - 1938)**
  Willard William Howard (1860 - 1876)**
  George Irving Howard (1864 - 1876)*
  Arthur Adelbart Howard (1867 - 1952)*
  Hiram Wesley Howard (1870 - 1952)
  Mary Alice Howard Place (1872 - 1934)*
  Agnes Howard (1873 - 1875)*
  Ida Alice Howard Campbell (1891 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Beck Cemetery
Custer County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Leona Gustafson
Record added: Jun 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71998053
Hiram Wesley Doc Howard
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Hiram Wesley Doc Howard
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Hiram Wesley Doc Howard
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Rest in peace.
- Amanda Fox
 Added: May. 6, 2014

- Beverly
 Added: Nov. 28, 2011

- Leona Gustafson
 Added: Jun. 26, 2011
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