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Rev Robert Hudson Howren

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Rev Robert Hudson Howren

Birth
Georgetown, Georgetown County, South Carolina, USA
Death 22 Sep 1889 (aged 78)
Jasper, Hamilton County, Florida, USA
Burial Jasper, Hamilton County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 23167313 View Source
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Robert Hudson Howren was the son of Rev. James Campbell Howren 1787-1876 and Mary White 1790-1826. He married Martha Marie Durant b.1821 d.1893.He was a clergy member of the South Carolina Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He was in Florida leading a mission to convert Native American tribes and the local population. He was also involved in the Indian Wars in the 1830's. He was a primary member in the organization of the Florida Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church. In 1846 he was named as chairman of a board to establish the first education institution in Florida. ( Source: A History of Methodism in Florida and Southern Georgia)


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