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Nicholas Howland

Also Known As: "Nicolas"
Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusett
Death: April 1, 1722 (51)
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Zoeth Howland; Zoeth Howland; Abigail Kirby and Abigail Howland
Husband of Ruth Howland and Hannah Howland
Father of Abigail Russell; Mary Tucker; Rebecca Sanford; Samuel Howland; Nicolas Howland, II and 6 others
Brother of Nathaniel Howland; Benjamin Howland; Daniel Howland; Lydia Howland; Mary Freeman and 3 others

Occupation: Farmer, Tanner, owned and operated a tannery
Managed by: Kenneth Dean Fortie
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About Nicholas Howland

wikitree: (Last modified 15 Feb 2017)

'Nicholas Howland (1670 - 1722)

Nicholas Howland

Born 13 Jul 1670 in Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts


Son of Zoeth Howland and Abigail (Newland) Kirby

Brother of Nathaniel Howland, Benjamin Howland, Daniel Howland,

Lydia Howland, Mary Howland, Sarah Howland, Henry Howland and Abigail (Howland) Booth

Husband of Hannah (Woodman) Howland —

married 26 Dec 1697 in Little Compton, Newport, R.I.


Father of Abigail (Howland) Russell, Mary Howland, Rebeckah Howland,

Nicholas Howland, Samuel Howland, Hannah Howland, Joseph Howland,

Daniel Howland, Benjamin Howland, Job Howland and Edith Howland

Died 1 Apr 1722 in Dartmouth, Bristol, Mass

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Howland-324 created 13 Dec 2010 | Last modified 15 Feb 2017


Howland-324 was born in 1670 in Plymouth Colony. He married Hannah Woodman of Little Compton (at that time part of Plymouth Colony) on December 26, 1697, and they had 10 children. His homestead was in Dartmouth (Massachusetts) on Chase Road in an area called Paskamansett. He was a successful businessman, highly respected and trusted by the community, and held town government offices. His estate was probated in Bristol County in 1722.


New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of her People in the Making of commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation, Volume 1, pages 184 to 186; compiled under the supervision of William Richard Cutter, A.M.; Lewis Historical Publishing Company, New York, NY, 1913 Wilbur-403 15:02, 15 February 2017 (EST)

Vital Records of Bristol, MA Ancestral File Number: 9CQ8-Q7

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'Nicholas Howland (b. 13 Jul 1670, d. 01 Apr 1722)

Nicholas Howland (son of Zoeth Howland and Abigail ?)26 was born 13 Jul 1670

in Newport, Newport, RI27, and died 01 Apr 1722 in Possibly Dartmouth, Bristol, MA28.

He married Hannah Woodman on 26 Oct 1697 in Possibly MA or RI,

daughter of John Woodman and Hannah Timberlake.

Notes for Nicholas Howland:

Source information:Decendants of Henry Howland:

Broderbund Solfware, Inc., World Family Tree Vol. 3, Ed. 1,

(Release date: Feb. 9, 1996) "CD-ROM" Tree #4467. Date of Import: June 4, 2004.

More About Nicholas Howland:

Died 2: 01 Apr 1722, (Possibly Dartmouth, Bristol, MA).28

More About Nicholas Howland and Hannah Woodman:

Marriage 1: 26 Oct 1697, Possibly MA or RI.

Marriage 2: 26 Oct 1697, (Possibly MA or RI).

Marriage Notes for Nicholas Howland and Hannah Woodman:

Source Information: Millennium File-Dependency Database1

Children of Nicholas Howland and Hannah Woodman are:

+Samuel Howland, b. Abt. 20 Feb 1703, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA29, d. 1797, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA29.

Daniel Howland, b. 27 Jul 1712, d. date unknown.

Abigail Howland, b. 03 Sep 1698, d. date unknown.

Mary Howland, b. 21 Jul 1700, d. date unknown.

Rebeckah Howland, b. Abt. 20 Feb 1703, d. date unknown.

Nicholas Howland, b. 13 May 1706, d. date unknown.

Hannah Howland, b. 10 Jul 1708, d. date unknown.

Joseph Howland, b. 24 Aug 1710, d. date unknown.

Benjamin Howland, b. 30 Sep 1716, d. date unknown.

Job Howland, b. 26 Jul 1714, d. date unknown.

Edith Howland, b. Bet. 1693 - 1719, d. date unknown.


Children of ZOETH HOWLAND and ABIGAIL _:

ii. NICHOLAS HOWLAND, b. 1674; d. April 01, 1722, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusettes; m. (1) RUTH DUVAL; m. (2) HANNAH WOODMAN, October 26, 1697, Little Compton, Rhode Island.  


from New England families, genealogical and memorial: a record of the ..., Volume 1 edited by William Richard Cutter p 184

"Nicholas, son of Zoeth Howland, married, December 26, 1697, Hannah, daughter of Lieutenant John Woodman, of Little Compton, Rhode Island. He died before July 7. 1722, at which date his will was admitted to probate in the Bristol county office. He was a large real estate owner and seems to have carried on a tannery as well as fanning. His homestead was situated west of Apponegansett meeting house, on the opposite side of the road, and his real estate there seems to have extended from that of his brother Henry westward to what is now called the Chase road. This neighborhood was called Pascamansett. from the river that flowed through it. He owned Gooseberry Neck, at the mouth of Buzzards Bay. He was a successful business man, highly respected and trusted by the community, and held a number of town offices from 1702 to 1712.


  1. Abigail, born November 3, 1698;
  2. Mary, September 21, 1700;
  3. Rebeckah, April 9, 1702;
  4. Samuel, mentioned below;
  5. Nicholas. July 13, 1706;
  6. Hannah, September 10, 1708;
  7. Joseph, October 24, 1710;
  8. Daniel, September 28, 1712 :
  9. Benjamin. November 30, 1716;
  10. Job, September 26, 1719:
  11. Edith."


He was a large real estate owner.

His homestead was situated west of Apponegansett meeting house on the opposite side of the road in Dartmouth, MA..

1702-12: He held a number of town offices.

Siblings: Nathaniel born 5 August 1657, Benjamin born March 8, 1659, Daniel born May 1661, Lydia born 23 September 1663, Mary born 23 December 1665, Sarah born February 1688, Henry born 30 June 1672, and Abigail born 30 June 1672.

'Nicholas Howland

Born in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA on 1670

to Zoeth Howland and Abigail.

Nicholas married Hannah Woodman and had 11 children.

He passed away on 1722 in Dartmouth Bristol, Massachusetts, USA.

Family Members


Zoeth Howland 1635-1656

Abigail 1635-1678

Spouse(s) Hannah Woodman 1680-1739


Daniel Howland 1717-1796

Edith Howland 1721-1747

Hannah Howland 1710-1727

Abigail Howland 1700-1772

Mary Howland 1698-1795

Rebecca Howland 1709-1750

Samuel Howland 1704-1797

Nicholas Howland 1706-1782

Joseph Howland 1710-1726

Job Howland 1714-Unknown

Benjamin Howland 1728-1755

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Nicholas Howland's Timeline

July 13, 1670
Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusett
September 3, 1698
Age 28
Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts
July 21, 1700
Age 30
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
February 9, 1702
Age 31
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
February 20, 1704
Age 33
Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States
May 13, 1706
Age 35
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
July 10, 1708
Age 37
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
August 24, 1710
Age 40
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
August 20, 1712
Age 42
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts