Lt. Samuel Arthur Howe, of Sudbury

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Samuel Howe, Lt.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
Death: Died in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Wayland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Howe, III and Mary Howe
Husband of Martha Howe and Sarah Clapp/Howe
Father of Mary Barnes; John Howe; Lydia Howe; Samuel Howe, Sr., Col.; Martha Howe and 10 others
Brother of John Howe, IV; Mary Wetherbee; Isaac Abraham Howe; Josiah Howe; Col. Thomas Howe and 5 others

Occupation: licensed to run an ordinary, a tavern now The Wayside Inn, Inn Keeper of Red Horse Inn Written of by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in "Tales of a Wayside Inn.", Innkeeper of Sudbury Tavern (Tales of a Wayside Inn, Longfellow); son David succeeded him there.
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About Lt. Samuel Arthur Howe, of Sudbury

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  • Birth: Oct. 20, 1642 Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death: Apr. 13, 1713 Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial: North Cemetery Wayland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

Husband of Martha Bent, whose grave we could not find. His stone is very small and in the middle of the first section of the grave yard.

Lt. Samuel Howe, second son of John and Mary (Jones ) Howe, was a prominent man in both civil and military affairs. He was a carpenter and resided in the hamlet of Lenham, in Sudbury. He held many town offices, and was colonel of a regiment made up of companies from the towns in the vicinity. He was admitted a freeman in Sudbury in 1671, and always resided in his native town. In association with Samuel Gookin, of Cambridge, he purchased a large tract of land from the indians, in what is now Framington, the deed dated May 19, 1682. In 1673 he built a new bridge in the northeast corner of Framingham. He married 1st in Sudbury, June 5, 1663, Martha Bent. She died August 29, 1680 and from this marriage were 7 children, all listed in the vital records of Sudbury:

  1. John Howe, 24 July 1664
  2. Mary Howe, 2 March 1666
  3. Col. Samuel Howe, 19 May 1668
  4. Martha Howe, 9 October 1669
  5. Daniel Howe, 9 October 1672
  6. David Howe, 2 November 1674
  7. Hannah Howe, 6 April 1677.

He married 2nd Sarah Leavitt, widow of Nehemiah Clapp. She was born February 25, 1659 and from this marriage were 6 children, and not all are record in the vital records of Sudbury:

  1. Elisha Howe, abt 1687
  2. Daniel Howe, 24 February 1689
  3. Nehemiah Howe, Abt 1693
  4. Moses Howe, 27 August 1695
  5. Ebenezer Howe, 1697
  6. Micajah Howe, 22 August 1700.

Parents: John How (1620 - 1680) and Mary Martha Jones Howe (1618 - 1698)


Siblings:

  1. John Howe (1640 - 1676)*
  2. Samuel Howe (1642 - 1713)
  3. Sarah Howe Ward (1644 - 1707)*
  4. Mary Howe (1645 - 1646)*
  5. Isaac Howe (1648 - 1724)*
  6. Josiah Howe (1653 - 1710)*
  7. Mary Howe Wetherbee (1654 - 1684)*
  8. Thomas How (1656 - 1733)*
  9. Daniel Howe (1658 - 1660)*
  10. Alexander Howe (1660 - 1661)*
  • Calculated relationship

  • Created by: Charles Waid
  • Record added: Aug 31, 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 29452932
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Lt. Samuel Arthur Howe, of Sudbury's Timeline

1642
October 20, 1642
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
1659
June 30, 1659
Age 16
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1664
July 24, 1664
Age 21
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
July 24, 1664
Age 21
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
1666
March 7, 1666
Age 23
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
1668
May 19, 1668
Age 25
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
1669
October 9, 1669
Age 26
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Colonial America
1672
October 9, 1672
Age 29
Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1674
November 2, 1674
Age 32
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States