John Wesley Howell

John Wesley Howell

Birth
Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Death 3 Dec 1882 (aged 33)
Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Burial Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Plot Section 1, lot 232.
Memorial ID 74952220 · View Source
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In a history of Pike County, Alabama, John's father Jordan Howell and Jordan's father Edward Howell are discussed. Edward was born in Scotland or North Carolina while Jordan's mother (name not determined) was born in North Carolina or New York; Jordan Howell was definitely born in North Carolina.

John Howell's niece Mary, daughter of his brother Charles, married Cornelius Lamar whose sister, Mary Lamar, married Howell Cobb, the US and CSA statesman.

They were also related, per the same history cited above, to Varina Howell Davis, wife of Jefferson Davis.



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  • Maintained by: Rich Dohm
  • Originally Created by: TansyFields
  • Added: 15 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74952220
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Wesley Howell (9 May 1849–3 Dec 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74952220, citing Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Rich Dohm (contributor 47091329) .