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Thornton Sigel "Sig" Howard
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1862
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1910
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Thornton S. Howard was the son of Israel Howard and Catherine S. Dwyre. Born in Boone County, Indiana, his family moved to the Saylorville area of Polk County, Iowa, about 1869. The family home, located across from the old poor farm, is still standing.

Sig attended law school and served as Deputy Treasurer of Polk County. He married Ina Arvilla Ring on 1 Nov 1893 in Polk County and they had two sons. 
Family links: 
  Israel Howard (1815 - 1901)
  Catherine S. Dwyre Howard (1830 - 1902)
  Ina Arvilla Ring Howard (1871 - 1907)*
  Dwight Vincent Howard (1900 - 1945)*
  Eugene Leslie Howard (1903 - 1981)*
  Infant Howard**
  Infant Howard**
  Julia Ann Howard Dwire (1843 - 1892)**
  Hardin Smith Howard (1845 - 1917)**
  John Howard (1846 - 1851)**
  Margaret Minerva Howard Birch (1847 - 1880)**
  Mary Elizabeth Howard Hoover (1848 - 1927)**
  Nancy Howard Cockerham (1849 - 1892)**
  Eliza Ann Howard Lewis (1856 - 1885)*
  Thomas Israel Howard (1857 - 1921)*
  John William Howard (1860 - 1947)*
  Thornton Sigel Howard (1862 - 1910)
  Lydia Jane Howard Cree (1864 - 1916)*
*Calculated relationship
Pine Hill Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Jane M. Howard
Record added: Jul 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28037881
Thornton Sigel Sig Howard
Added by: Jane M. Howard
Thornton Sigel Sig Howard
Added by: Jane M. Howard
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 Added: May. 26, 2014

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