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Patriot: Howes, John (2, p. 169, 172)(4)(5)(6)(N)
SAR #: P-186494 (5)
DAR #: A058716 (6)

Birth
Date: Circa 1740 (6) Abt 1745. (4)
Location: Montgomery Co. Maryland (6)

Marriage
Date:
Spouse: Mary (2)(6)
Location:
Children: Sarah, John, Nathaniel, Loradea, Lucretia, Richard, Mary, Anne, and Rueben Merryweather (4)

Support for American Revolution
Military Service: Private, 1st Co., Middle Bn., Militia, August 30, 1777. (2)
Public Service:
Civilian Aid: Rendered aid by providing wheat for use of the military, 1781. (2)
Oath of Allegiance: 1778 before the Hon. Richard Thompson (2)
Residency: Seneca MC 1777 (2)

Death
Date: November 8, 1808 (2)(6) April 1809 (4)(N)
Cemetery: Laytonsville Cemetery (3)(5) Rockville Cemetery (3)(4)(N)
Find-A-Grave #: 84464081 (4)
Headstone GPS Coordinates:
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Notes: Alternative spelling of surname is House. (2) Officials of the Rockville Cemetery report that there is no record of John Howes being buried in the cemetery (per 11/3/13 e-mail from Eileen McGuckian).

Last Updated: 11 / 4 / 2013

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