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Enoch Worthington Howe
Birth: Nov. 11, 1841
Almena
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1894
Decatur
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA

Husband's great-great-grandfather.

Son of Luther Howe & Mary Eager; grandson of Jotham & Eleanor (Long) Howe and probably Nahum Eagar.

5th great-grandson of John How & Mary Martha Jones.

Married Harriet Mariah Bartlett, Aug 21, 1862 Watson, Allegan Co., MI; Ten children:

1. Merton Cornelius (Jun 26, 1863-Oct 2, 1864)

2. Willis Elmer (m Zella M. Patterson)

3. Arthur Luther (m Maude Estelle Carpenter)

4. Orra Leverne (m [El]nora Dickerson)

5. Homer Dexter (m Peniva Evangeline Gobelle)

6. Howard D. (Oct 16, 1875-Mar 20, 1877)

7. Edith L. (m William H. Fletcher)

8. Mary Alice (m Dr. Archie James Miller)

9. Eva Dell (Sep 22, 1882-May 1969) (m Charles Louis Tenpound)

10. Marton G. (Jul 1, 1883-Oct 7, 1884)

"Van Buren County Genealogies, Vol 1, Pioneers of Our Family" Compiled 1986 by Shirley Swift Howe. Johnson Graphics, Decatur, MI. p 19: "...held various township offices in Allegan Co., Watson Twp. He served CO I 8th Cav in Civil War, having been paid to serve another man's duty. Family Tradition says that his horse was shot out from beneath him. His family lived on a farm in East Decatur. Enoch was a vocal instructor and rode by horseback to the various places the young mens' choir met. He also cut timber and sold it for lumber during the winter along with his farming."

Grandpa lived only 53 years, 11 days before the Lord called and he answered.

Many thanks to Law-Miller Roots for Grandpa's stone photos. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luther Howe (1794 - 1887)
  Mary Harriet Eager Howe (1806 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriett Mariah Bartlett Howe (1842 - 1913)
 
 Children:
  Willis Elmer Howe (1866 - 1948)*
  Arthur Luther Howe (1868 - 1922)*
  Ora L. Howe (1871 - 1908)*
  Howard D Howe (1875 - 1877)*
  Edith H Fletcher (1877 - 1960)*
  Mary Alice Howe Miller (1879 - 1961)*
  Marton G Howe (1883 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  Worthington Smith Howe (1828 - 1865)*
  Ann Whiffle Howe Jacobs (1829 - 1910)*
  Abigail E Howe Stone (1831 - 1917)*
  Elizabeth Howe Tuthill (1838 - 1920)*
  Enoch Worthington Howe (1841 - 1894)
  Wesley Edgar Howe (1845 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
8th Mich Cav
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Decatur
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Lot 178
 
Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Apr 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51215008
Enoch Worthington Howe
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Enoch Worthington Howe
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Enoch Worthington Howe
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