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  • ID: I219525
  • Name: Joseph HOWELL
  • Given Name: Joseph
  • Surname: Howell
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: 7E9B57227F74CC40A0A39ED9C93C0E0664F9
  • Change Date: 13 SEP 2008
  • _COLOR: 3
  • Note:

    Name: Jimmie Kiar
    Email: JKiar @
    Gen. 1. John Howell was born bef. 1639 and died bef. 1694.

    John Howell, american progenitor of this line , was first recorded as
    follows: "To all whom these presents shall come, I Sir John Harvey,
    Knight Govenor Esq. , now know yee , that I with the consent of the council
    of state do give and grant unto John Howell 150 acres of land by and
    for the transportation of 3 persons into the colony of Virginia, whose
    named are affoxed. Dated Jan. 10, 1639. The grant was signed by John
    Fletcher, thomas Gibson and Jane Price.
    Note: From Jimmie Anne: More added info. from the Book: Early Virgiia
    Families Along the James River, Their Deep Roots and Tangled Branches,
    Henrico Co. --Goochland Co. Va. Compiled by Louise Pledge Heath Foley,
    Volume i, Clearfield Pub.

    Samuel Knibb, 82 acs. HENRICO CO. VA., in Varina Par., In Burmoedy
    Hundred Neck, 20 Apr. 1694 p. 372. PART OF 150 acs. granted JOHN HOWELL, 10
    June 1639, who assigned to John Morgan & his heires, 18 Oct. 1644---.-
    (fam. tree info. Cont. from above:)
    Re: Isle of Wright
    "Howell": (found on a old fam. tree a few yrs. ago: JOHN HOWELL Wife:

    It states he had land granted to him in 1694, :

    to all know yee, I Sir Edmund Andros Lt. Gov. grant unto John Howell,
    son of JOHN HOWELL, 100 acres of Land in ISLE OF Wright Co. Va. This
    patent was A PART OF A GRANT TO PETER JOHNSON in 1642 and escheated to
    HOPKIN HOWELL and JOHN HOWELL who made a division thereof during their
    lifetime, the said mentioned land falling to JOHN HOWELL, to whom this
    patented granted, Date April 20, 2694(Edgecombe Co. N.C.).

    Children of JOHN HOWELL and ELIZABETH:

    i. Joseph 3 Howell b. Unknown d. Jan. 10, 1749/50 Edgecombe Co. N.C.

    ii.John Jr. Howell b. bef. 1730 d. Unknown(with his brothers, Joseph
    and Thomas, was appointed Juror for Edgecombe Co. Feb. 25, 1739--40 ;
    petioned for land in Bertie Co. N.C. in 1742.

    iii. Robert Howell(Petioned for 200 acres of land in Edgecombe Co. Nov.
    27, 1744 and again for 100 acres on April 6, 1745 in Bertie Co. N.C.
    which is on the way from Isle of Wight Co. to Edgecombe Co. N.C.

    iv. Hopkin Howell m. Mary(Petioned for land in Craven Co. in 1749).

    v. Thomas Howell (Appointed with his brothers, jurors for Edgecombe Co.
    Feb 25, 1739-40; petioned for land in Northampton Co. in 1743 and for
    200 acres of land Nov 27, 1744.

    vi. William Howell(Petioned for land in Edgecombe Co. in 1739.

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  • FIELD:
  • Name: Page 1
  • Birth: BET 1690 AND 1700
  • _SDATE: 1 JUL 1690 in , Isle of Wight, Virginia
  • _TMPLT:
  • FIELD:
  • Name: Page 2
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  • FIELD:
  • Name: Page 3
  • Death: 10 JAN 1750 in , Edgecombe, North Carolina
  • Ancestral File #: 91C6-Q4

    Father: John Hopkins HOWELL b: 12 MAR 1653/4 in , Henrico, Virginia
    Mother: Elizabeth SURBEY b: AFT 1660

    Marriage 1 Margaret "Mary" STARLING b: 14 NOV 1713 in , Edgecombe, North Carolina
    • Married: 22 JAN 1730 in , , North Carolina
    1. Has No Children Ebenezer HOWELL b: ABT 1731 in Westbury Manor, Marsh Gibbon, Buckinnghamshire, England
    2. Has Children Joseph HOWELL b: ABT 1733 in , Edgecomb, North Carolina
    3. Has No Children Mary HOWELL b: BEF 1739 in , Edgecombe, North Carolina
    4. Has No Children Murphey HOWELL b: BEF 1745
    5. Has No Children Thomas HOWELL
    6. Has No Children Martha HOWELL

    1. Abbrev: Family Tree File Vern Taylor
      Title: Family Tree File Vern Taylor stanleyscribe @

      Name: Footnote

      Name: ShortFootnote
      Name: Bibliography

      Note: Seventh great grandfather
    2. Abbrev: Web Site
      Title: Web Site
      Name: Footnote
      Name: ShortFootnote
      Name: Bibliography
      Text: James E Campbell 1 May 2000 WorldConnect Page lists birth as abt 1690 and gives birth place.
    3. Abbrev: Web Site
      Title: Web Site
      Name: Footnote
      Name: ShortFootnote
      Name: Bibliography
      Text: James Howell Dec 21 1999 lists him as born 1700 in Westbury Manor, Marsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire, England, died 1750 Edgecombe Co., NC, and lists him as Major.
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