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Gen Benjamin Howland
Birth: Jul. 27, 1755
Tiverton
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: May 1, 1821
Tiverton
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA

US Senator. First engaged in farming, Howland's career in public affairs began in 1801 as collector of taxes in Tiverton, Rhode Island. In 1802 he became town auditor. Howland was elected to the United States Senate in 1804, serving until 1809. He was subsequently elected a member of Rhode Island's State Legislature in 1810. He served as a general in the Rhode Island State Militia during the War of 1812. (bio by: wildgoose) 
 
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 Children:
  Ruth Howland (1795 - 1803)*
 
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Burial:
General Benjamin Howland Lot (Defunct) *
Tiverton
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
*Former burial location
 
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Originally Created by: wildgoose
Record added: Feb 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33486562

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