2 Large gravestones: ALLEN & HOWE.
The "ALLEN" gravestone has the
Florence M. [Howe] Allen 1887-1976
Walter L. Allen 1868-1937
Irving D. Miller 1918-2002
Barbara [Allen Miller] 1922-
The "HOWE" gravestone has the
following markers near it:
Sumner L. Howe 1859-1926
Ella B. Howe 1864-1944
Allen H. Howe 1889-1918
Ethel E. Howe 1890-1935
1859 April 9 Birth Record, Bolton, MA. SUMNER HOWE born to SAMUEL (shoemaker) & MARY C. HOWE.
1885 Nov. 4 Marriage Record, Marlborough, MA. SUMNER L. HOWE age 26 born in Bolton, shoemaker, parents: SAMUEL HOWE & MARY C. WHEELER. Bride is ELLA B. FORBES age 21 born in Marlborough, parents: JOHN S. FORBES & PERSIS G. BOWMAN.
1900 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. SUMNER L. HOWE age 41, born April 1859, "sole leather cutter." Wife ELLA B. HOWE age 36 born , married 14 years, 3 children. Children: FLORENA M. HOWE age 13 born Apr. 1884, ALLEN H. HOWE age 11 born Apr. 1889, ETHEL L. HOWE age 9 born Aug. 1890. They are living with SAMUEL HOWE age 73, "market gardner," and wife MARY HOWE age 72.
1910 U.S. Census Marlborough, Massachusetts, 113 Elm Street. Walter L. Allen is age 42 is a foreman in a shoe factory. He is living with his 76 year old mother Amy F. Allen, his 50 year old brother Edward E. Allen, and his cousin Marion Green. They have a 22 year old Irish maid.
1910 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA 96 Pleasant Street. SUMNER L. HOWE age 51,shoe shop sole leather cutter. Wife ELLA B. HOWE age 46. Children: FLORENCE U. HOWE age 23, bank stenographer; ALLEN H. HOWE age 21, printing office printman; ETHEL L. HOWE age 19, box factory bookkeeper; PERSIS E. HOWE (dgtr) age 7, DORIS HOWE age 4.
1917 June 5- Draft Card World War I ALLEN H. HOWE, age 28, born April 1, 1889, single, living at 441 Lakeside Avenue, Marlborough, MA, is a printer for Dennison Mfg. Co. in Framingham.
1920 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 113 Elm Street. Walter L. Allen age 51 and his brother Edward are living with their "brother-in-law" William "Abgood" (?) and Mary A. Mary must be Walter & Edward's sister, since they are living in the same house as in 1910. Walter is a factory inspector at a dry goods store. William "Abgood" is the City Treasurer for Marlborough.
1930 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 57 Pleasant Street. Walter L. Allen is now 60 and has been married for 10 years to Florence M. Allen age 42. They have 2 children: Fredrich H. age 8 and Barbara age 7. Walter is a clerk in a department store.
1930 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA 184 Pleasant Street. ELLA B. HOWE age 65, widow, owns house valued at $8,000. Daughters: ETHEL L. HOWE age 39, is an assistant manager at "employment"; DORIS W. HOWE age 24, no occupation.
1940 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA 184 Pleasant Street. ELLA B. HOWE age 76, widow, finished grade 8. Daughters: DORIS HOWE age 35. FLORENCE [HOWE] ALLEN age 53, widow. Florence's 2 children: FREDERICK H. ALLEN age 18, truck driver for furniture house; BARBARA ALLEN [MILLER] age 17 clerk in factory office. All have finished high school.
1944 Death Record Index for ELLA BOWMAN HOWE in Marlborough.
1957 City Directory Marlborough, MA. FLORENCE M. ALLEN, widow of WALTER L. ALLEN, house 67 West Main Street.
Florence M. Howe Allen (1887 - 1976)
Barbara A. Allen Miller (1922 - ____)*
Created by: Chris Enright Snyder
Record added: Nov 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61612948