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John Lester Howard

Male 1844 - 1887  (42 years)


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  • Name John Lester Howard  [1
    Born 18 Jun 1844  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 May 1887  Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried 3 May 1887  Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Notes 
    • 1880 US Census, Illinois, Cook, Chicago, John L. Howard, 36, safe merchant, born NY, parents born NY, wife Ellen A., 34, housekeeper, born NY, parents born NY, son Edwin, 5, born IL, daughter Edna, 2, born IL, daughter Florence 1-0/12, born IL, one boarder, one servant

      Alternate date of birth: 8 June 1844 [1, 2]
    Person ID I36996  Mindrum
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2015 

    Father Ivory Bassett Howard,   b. 18 Nov 1816, Sherburn, Chenango, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1910  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Margaret Kern,   b. 17 Oct 1817, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1898  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1843  [1
    Family ID F25216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Augusta Warner,   b. 19 Dec 1845, Van Buren, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1935, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1872  [1
    Children 
     1. Edwin Warner Howard,   b. 16 Mar 1875, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1935, Rochester, Monroe, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Gracie Howard,   b. 15 Apr 1876,   d. 28 Sep 1876  (Age 0 years)
     3. Edna Alice Howard,   b. 15 Dec 1877, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 72 years)
     4. Florence Howard,   b. 31 Jul 1879, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1914, Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F25239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Howard, John, Edna, Florence, Grace and Ellen Warner
    Howard, John, Edna, Florence, Grace and Ellen Warner

  • Sources 
    1. [S1861] Records of Alice Kern.

    2. [S7391] 1880 US Census, Illinois, Cook, Chicago, Enum. Dist. 20, page 9.

    3. [S2947] Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988.

    4. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.