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Henry Howland, Sr.

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Birthplace: Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, UK
Death: Died in Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, UK
Place of Burial: Fen Stanton, Huntingdonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of John Howland, III; John Howland, Jr. and Emma Howland
Husband of Anne Margaret Howland; Anne Margaret Howland and ANN MARGARET Howland
Father of John Howland, "Mayflower" Passenger; Margaret Howland; Humphrey Howland; Arthur Howland, Sr., of Marshfield; Hannah Howland and 7 others
Brother of Nicholas Howland; Margaret Howland and Arthur Howland

Occupation: Yeoman
Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Henry Howland, of Fen Stanton

Henry married Anne-Margaret Aires on 26 Apr 1600 in Cambridge, England (St. Mary's). Anne-Margaret was born about 1567 in Essex, England. She died on 30 Jul 1629 in Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, England .

Henry - occupation: Yeoman - The HOWLAND family was granted its Coat of Arms in 1584 by Queen Elizabeth, beginning with Bishop Howland.

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Henry was buried at the Church Cementary, Fen Stanton, Huntingdonshire, England

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was born 1564 in in of Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, England, and died May 17, 1635 in in of Fenstanton. He married ANN MARGARET AIRES April 26, 1600 in in Ely, Cambridge, England (St. Mary's)

source:

http://www.southern-style.com/Howland%20---%20Tilley%20Mayflower%20Connection.htm

occupation: Yeoman - The HOWLAND family was granted it's Coat of Arms in 1584 by Queen Elizabeth, beginning with Bishop Howland.

source:

http://www.renderplus.com/hartgen/htm/howland.htm#name1249 -------------------- The first mention made of Henry Howland in New England is in the allotment of cattle to the different families in Plymouth in 1624, he appears as the owner of the "black cow."

On the first page of Vol. I of the court records of New Plymouth, is found in a list of freemen, under date of 1633, the name of "Henery Howland".

According to William Howland in "The Howlands in America", all the Howlands in America can trace their ancestral lineage to the three sons of Henry and Margaret (Aires) Howland of Fen Stanton, Huntingdonshire, England. John Howland, who came to this country on the Mayflower in 1620. Henry and Arthur followed, it is believed they arrived together on the Anne in 1623 1.

Henry Howland left England in 1623, a Separatist bound for Plymouth Plantation. In Plymouth Plantation, his family and he eventually turned to the gentle faith of the Society of Friends. The families of Arthur and Henry Howland, were two Plymouth families most identified as practicing Quakers. The families ceased attending Plymouth religious services and allowed their homes for the conduct of Quaker meetings 1.

Henry resided for a while in Plymouth, but became an early settler in Duxbury "by the bayside, near Love Brewster." He was a surveyor of highways, and was able to bear arms in 1643. As a Quaker he suffered the persecutions of the times. On April 2, 1659 Henry with 26 others bought of the Indians what is now Freetown, for a few old coats, rugs, iron pots, etc. including "one little kittle". In 1664 he purchased a large portion of land in Mattapoisett (Swansea). Henry was owner of the sixth lot in Freetown. However, his sons, John and Samuel, really became the actual settlers.

-------------------- The HOWLAND family was granted it's Coat of Arms in 1584 by Queen Elizabeth, beginning with Bishop Howland.

bt 1564 Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location Born 1575 Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location [1] Gender Male Died 17 May 1635 Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location [1] Age 60 years Person ID I301989 Sprague Project Last Modified 19 Jun 2013

Family / Spouse Alice Margaret Aires, b. 1579, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location, d. 30 Jul 1629, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location – Age: 50 years Married 26 Apr 1600 St. Mary, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location [1] Children + 1. John Howland, b. 1592, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location, d. 23 Feb 1673, Kingston, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location – Age: 81 years + 2. Sir Arthur Howland, b. 1595, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location, d. Oct 1675, Marshfield, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location – Age: 80 years + 3. Henry Howland, b. 25 Nov 1604, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location, d. 17 Jan 1671, Duxbury, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location – Age: 66 years Family ID F108345 Family Group Sheet

Sources

   [S120] Correspondent: Bowne, Audrey, note of October 12, 2008.
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Henry Howland, of Fen Stanton's Timeline

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Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, UK
1564
Fen Stanton, Huntingdonshire, England
1564
Of Fen Stanton,Huntingshire,En
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Of Fen Stanton, Huntingshire, En
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Of Fen Stanton, Huntingshire, En
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Essex,England
1564
of Fen Stanton, Huntingshire, En
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Of Fen Stanton, Huntingshire, England
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1590
Age 26
Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, UK
1592
February 23, 1592
Age 28
Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, England

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