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Harriet H Moulton Towle
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1834
Waldo County
Maine, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1921
Clay County
Kansas, USA

Parents of Charles Herbert, George Albert, Nellie May, and Fred Eli

Mrs. Harriet H. Towle, mother of Fred and George Towle, died at the home of Fred Towle in Wakefield on Sunday morning or Saturday night of old age, she being 86 years old and in failing health for several months, having been practically bedfast recently. Her death was not known until Sunday morning when her breakfast was being prepared for her.
Harriet H. Moulton was born April 22, 1834 near Unity, Maine, growing to womanhood in that neighborhood. She taught school for awhile and was married to Jeremiah H. Towle May 1, 1855. In 1868, they with two children, moved to Kansas and homesteaded on the place where George Towle now lives.
She departed this life Dec. 4, 1921 at the age of 87 years, 7 months and 12 days. She is survived by two sons George A. and Fred E. Towle besides twelve grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
A short funeral service was conducted by Rev. J.L. Mitchell, Methodist pastor, in the Wakefield cemetery where the body was laid to rest at 2 p.m. December 5th,
(Wakefield News)
The original immigrant of this Moulton family was:
John Moulton married Anne Green
(John Moulton #140506957 & Anne Green Moulton #140507120)
Henry Moulton married Sobriety Hilton
Josiah Moulton married Elizabeth Worthington
Worthington Moulton married Abigail Garland
Peter Moulton married Joanna Shaw
Josiah Moulton married Mary Lane
Eli Moulton married Hannah Lakeman
Harriet Moulton married Jeremiah Hobbs Towle
Family links: 
  Eli Moulton (1804 - 1879)
  Hannah Lakeman Moulton (1804 - 1893)
  Jeremiah Hobbs Towle (1832 - 1907)
  Charles Herbert Towle (1856 - 1898)*
  George Albert Towle (1864 - 1927)*
  Nellie May Towle Pettet (1870 - 1895)*
  Fred Eli Towle (1873 - 1947)*
  Luke Moulton (1829 - 1865)*
  Harriet H Moulton Towle (1834 - 1921)
  Ellen Moulton Taber (1841 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Highland Cemetery
Clay County
Kansas, USA
Created by: charlene towsley
Record added: Sep 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97138849
Harriet H <i>Moulton</i> Towle
Added by: Connie Langvardt
Harriet H <i>Moulton</i> Towle
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Harriet was a usurer (she lent money for interest). She was a very astute business woman, but always fair and honest. At different times she spoke of her money "at the farm." The family story is told that it was talked about around Wakefield that the buye...(Read more)
- charlene towsley
 Added: Oct. 12, 2015
Harriet was the descendant of three pilgrims who came to the new world on the Mayflower. They were John Tilley, John Howland, and Stephen Hopkins. One line referred to as the Howland-Tilley line began with John Howland's marriage to Elizabeth Tilley, daug...(Read more)
- charlene towsley
 Added: Jul. 19, 2014

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