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Vinton E Howell
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1840
Licking County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1911
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Husband of Frances A. Hill, married about 1872. He was McLean County Sheriff 1886-1890 and Illinois State Senator 1892-1894. He was President of the Corn Belt Bank for 12 years. He died at St. Joseph's Hospital after a couple of strokes that followed an automobile accident.

Vinton Came to Illinois with his parents at the age of 12 from Ohio. About a year later, they moved to a farm north of Normal where his father died, and Vinton grew to manhood, and when the war broke out was among the first to enlist in Company C 33rd Ill. Vol Infantry in which Gov. Joseph Fifer was also a member. He served 3 years in the war.


 
 
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 Parents:
  George Pierson Howell (1810 - 1893)
  Matilda Preston Howell (1812 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances A Hill Howell (1840 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah M Howell Garrison (1875 - 1935)*
  Harry Howell (1877 - 1877)*
  Frank A Howell (1879 - 1936)*
  Louie Howell Hart (1882 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elias P Howell (1834 - 1906)*
  Vinton E Howell (1840 - 1911)
  Emlen Howell (1845 - 1865)*
  Alfred F Howell (1848 - 1881)*
  George Howell (1852 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section: H Lot: 784
 
Created by: Cherie Valentine
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41842180
Vinton E Howell
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Vinton E Howell
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Vinton E Howell
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 Added: Dec. 18, 2014
 
 
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