Dec. 9, 1886 Harrisonville Cass County Missouri, USA
Feb. 3, 1944 Salem Marion County Oregon, USA
Howard was born to Nellie Ann Cooper and an unknown man. His mother moved from Missouri to Washington and married Mack Hiday 21 May 1890 in Harmony, Lewis Co, WA. Mack adopted Howard, giving him the last name Hiday. Nellie Ann (Cooper) Hiday then married Charles Wilhelm Yana after Mack Hiday died in 1917.