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William Burdine Howell
Birth: May 1, 1824
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1896
Cobb County
Georgia, USA

William Burdine Howell was born in Campbell (now Cobb) County, Georgia, the ninth of eleven children born to Isaac and Margaret (Tucker) Howell.

On 2 Sept 1847, William married Alvina Jane Sewell. They had ten children:

Sintha A. C. Howell (1849-1930)
James Marion Howell (1850-1934)
John O Howell (1852- ? )
Margaret Ophelia Howell (1858-1930)
Mary Jane Howell (1859- ? )
William Burdine Howell, Jr. (1861-1948)
Annie Beulah Howell (1866- ? )
Josephine Ledder Howell (1870-1874)
Charlotte Elizabeth Howell (1872- ? )
Nellie A Howell (1892-1893)

During the Civil War, William joined the Confederate Army, Company K, 41st Regiment, Campbell Salt Springs Guards. He first appears on the Muster Roll on 4 March 1862. He was captured at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 4 July 1863, but was paroled on 6 July 1863. His name last appears on the Muster Roll for 31 Dec 1863 as "present".

William died on 16 Nov 1893 and is buried next to his wife in the Howell Cemetery.

NOTE: Any additional information or corrections are welcome.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac Howell (1784 - 1860)
  Margaret Tucker Howell (1789 - 1873)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Alvina Sewell Howell (1829 - 1904)*
 
 Children:
  Cordelia A. Howell Baker (1849 - 1930)*
  James Marion Howell (1850 - 1934)*
  John Q Howell (1851 - 1929)*
  Margaret Ophelia Howell (1857 - 1930)*
  Mollie Howell (1858 - 1924)*
  William Burdine Howell (1861 - 1948)*
  Annie Beulah Howell Lyle (1866 - 1951)*
  Josephine Ledder Howell (1870 - 1874)*
  Charlotte Elizabeth Howell Hogan (1872 - 1958)*
  Nellie A Howell (1892 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jennie M Howell Foster (1811 - 1895)*
  Humphrey Posey Howell (1819 - 1891)*
  Mary Anne Howell Pittman (1822 - 1890)*
  William Burdine Howell (1824 - 1896)
  Clement Comer Clay Howell (1829 - 1867)*
  Alston Hunter Greene Howell (1832 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Sources include U.S. Census documents from 1850, 1860, 1870, and 1880; Georgia Marriages to 1850 on ancestry.com; Civil War Muster Roll on rootsweb; research done by K. Kiefner.
 
Burial:
Howell Cemetery
Mableton
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: C.Troillett
Originally Created by: anonymous
Record added: Jan 20, 2005
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William Burdine Howell
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William Burdine Howell
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Apr. 5, 2014

- C.Troillett
 Added: May. 13, 2013
God bless you William
- Bunny
 Added: Jun. 5, 2005
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