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Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe
Birth: Apr. 5, 1808
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1895
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA

First bishop of Central Pennsylvania. Known as "The Bishop" he is the great-grandson of Mark Antony DeWolf founder of the DeWolf "privateer" and political empire of Bristol, Rhode Island. He married three times, first to Mary Armory then to Elizabeth Marshall and lastly to Eliza Whitney. Eighteen children and thirty-one grandchildren were produced from this union. The land that encompasses the cemetery in which he is interred was formerly part of the farm owned by his great uncle "Quaker" Levi DeWolf named as such not for his religion but for his daily penchant of sitting atop the hill on his property and reading his bible as he viewed the serenity of Bristol Harbor. The quote on the marker of " The Bishop" reads: "My trust is in the tender mercy of God, through Jesus Christ our Lord" (bio by: R. Digati) 
Family links: 
  Julia Bowen Amory Howe (1805 - 1841)*
  Elizabeth S. Marshall Howe (1820 - 1855)*
  Mary Amory Howe Hare (1837 - 1866)*
  Mary Amory Howe Hare (1837 - 1866)*
  Louisa S Howe (1843 - 1845)*
  Reginald Heber Howe (1846 - 1924)*
  Elizabeth Marshall Howe Allen (1851 - 1904)*
  John Ernest Howe (1855 - 1857)*
  Mark Antony DeWolfe Howe (1864 - 1960)*
  Wallis Eastburn Howe (1868 - 1960)*
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Juniper Hill Cemetery
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
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Originally Created by: R. Digati
Record added: Jun 27, 2004
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Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe
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Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe
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