Howard L Capps

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Howard L Capps

  • Birth 18 Apr 1867
  • Death 19 Feb 1949
  • Burial Dora, Roosevelt County, New Mexico, USA
  • Plot Row 15S P#28
  • Memorial ID 10082355

The Howard L. Capps family

Howard Lincoln Capps (b 18 Apr 1867 Springfield, MO, d 19 Feb 1949 Portales, NM), married Adillia LEIB on 13 Apr 1893 Lowell, AR. She was born 30 Jul 1874 Rogers, AR, died 17 Jan 1955 Portales, NM.

They had 4 children:

Katie Capps, born 12 Jun 1894 Lowell, AR, died 30 Mar 1969.
She married 15 Dec 1914 to Herbert K. WATKINS (b 16 Jan 1879 Buffalo, MO/ d 14 Nov 1981) and had 3 children.

Jacob Willis Capps, born 18 Apr 1897, married on 23 Dec 1922 to Bell DEANS (b 27 Aug 1902)

Marjorie Capps, born 15 Jun 1902, died 21 Oct 1966. She married 27 Aug 1927 to Richard TOWNSEND (b 16 Mar 1903/d 04 Aug 1973) and had 8 children

Jewel Capps, born 14 Dec 1903 Lowell, AR, died 09 Jun 1969 Portales, NM. He married 11 Apr 1929 to Elsie RAY (b 05 Apr 1911 Rockdale, TX) and had 1 child

The Capps family came from Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas in April 1906. They homesteaded in the Mt. Zion community, which later became Dora. Howard Capps was a farmer and carpenter and built many of the old houses in Portales. Their homestead was 17 miles south of Portales, and Howard Capps rode his bicycle to Portales to do carpenter work.


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  • Created by: Joyce Gore Locke
  • Added: 13 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10082355
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Howard L Capps (18 Apr 1867–19 Feb 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10082355, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Dora, Roosevelt County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Joyce Gore Locke (contributor 46616313) .