Lt. Edmund Howell1

M, b. 1739, d. after 1790
FatherCaptain Richard Howell b. 1712, d. 17 Nov 1783
MotherElizabeth Tuthill d. b 1783
     Lt. Edmund was born in 1739 in Mattituck in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Edmund listed as the oldest son in his father's will.
Edmund's children: by Rachael - Parnel ch 9 June 1765, Anna ch. 17 December 1771 d. 1776, Son d. 1774; by Bethia - William d. 5 December 1776 age 8 mos; by Phebe - Desire, Katurah, Charity, Jacob [all baptized 30 May 1790] & Mehitable bp. 18 July 1790. Lt. married Rachael Tuthill on 29 October 1760 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York.2 Lt.'s wife, Rachael, died on 23 November 1774 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, leaving him a widower.3 Lt. married 2nd Bethia Downs on 27 February 1775 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Lt.'s wife, Bethia, died in August 1779 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, leaving him a widower. Lt. married 3rd Phebe (?) after August 1779 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Lt. departed this life after 1790 in the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York.

Family 1

Rachael Tuthill b. 1737, d. 23 Nov 1774

Family 2

Bethia Downs d. Aug 1779

Family 3

Phebe (?) d. a 1790

Citations

  1. [S85] Wilbur Franklin Howell, Howell Family Notebooks, p. 74.
  2. [S181] William Salmon, The Salmon Records, a Private Registar of Marriages & Deaths of the Residents of the Town of Southold, Suffolk County, N.Y., and of persons more or less closely associated with that place, 1696-1811., p. 144.
  3. [S182] Reverand Charles E. Craven, A History of Mattituck, Long Island, N.Y., p. 339.