.      Elexious Howes, 1789 - 1866, s/o Charles Howes/House
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

13   Elexious Howes,3                                                                                                                                 1   (Charles,2,Henry,1)
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.           b 14 Jan 1789 Md; d 8 Jul 1866 Rockhouse Creek, Johnson Co, Ky.
.               (His name "Lexious" in marr rec; his middle initial "F." in his son Henry's death certificate.)
.           m 1809 Washington Co, Va to Sarah Hudson (Sally), b 18 May 1794 NC, d 5 Mar 1872 Rockhouse Creek.

.           1810 Washington Co, Va census, p 226, Lockey House, 00100-00100-00.
.           1816, 13 Feb, Floyd Co, Ky: Electius purchased 115 acres on Big Paint Lick.
.           1820 Floyd Co census, p 36, Electius House, 10001-04001.
.           1830 Floyd Co census, p 103, Electious Hows, 210101-201101.
.           1840 Floyd Co census, p 277, Elexius House, 01111101-1101001.
.           1850 Johnson Co, Ky census, #375/375, Elexious Howse,62 Md, farmer, $1000, Sarah,56 NC, Katherine,27 Ky, Claborne,25 Ky,
.                    farmer, Henry J.,19 Ky,Louisa,13 Ky.
.           1860 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, p 155, #43/42, Elexious Howes,70 Md, farmer, $1200, $300, Sally,66 NC.
.           1870 Johnson Co census, Paintsville Pct, p 170, #103/104, Sally Howse,76 Va, $300, --, living with Harvy C. and Louiza Davis
.                    (her dau).

.           issue:

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1.   John Howes, b 3 Jan 1810 Va, m Jane Young.   

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2.   Mary Howes (Polly), b 20 Nov 1812 Ky, m David Conley (#D14), b ca 1806-08 NC, s/o Edmund Conley and Lydia (?Rachel)
.                 Joynes.

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3.   Amy Howes, b 14 Dec 1814 Ky, m 13 Apr 1833 Floyd Co to Delaware Walker, b ca 1803-04 Va.
.                 1840 Floyd Co census, p 273, Delaware Walker, 210001-00001.
.                 1850 Johnson Co census, #377/377, p 108, Deleware Walker,47 Va, farmer, $800, Amey,35 Ky, George R.,16 Ky, farmer,
.                          Elexious,14 Ky, John W.,12 Ky, James F.,9 Ky, Sarah V.,5 Ky.
.                 1860 Johnson Co census, p 102, #650/649, Deleware Walker,56 Va, farmer, $1200, $250, Anna,45 Ky, Elexious,24 Ky, far-
.                          mer, James F.,18 Ky, farmer, Sarah,16 Ky.
.                 1870 Johnson Co census, Paintsville Pct, p 179, #224/225, Deleware Walker,66 Va, farmer, $500, $335, Amy,55 Ky, Henry
.                          Clay,24 Ky, works on farm, Sarah V.,26 Ky.
.                 issue:
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a.   George R. Walker, b ca 1834 Ky.
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b.   Elexoius Walker, b ca 1836 Ky.
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c.   John W. Walker, b ca 1838 Ky.
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d.   James F. Walker, b ca 1841-42 Ky.
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e.   Sarah V. Walker, b ca 1844-45 Ky, m Henry Clay, b ca 1846 Ky.

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4.   Nancy Howes, b 4 May 1817 Ky, m 3 May 1837 Floyd Co to Lewis Todd, b ca 1815 Va.
.                 1840 Floyd Co census, p 274, Lewis Tod, 10001-10001.
.                 1850 Johnson Co census, #11/11, Lewis Todd,35 Va, tanner, $900, Nancy,34 Ky, Sarah E.,10 Ky, Catharine,6 Ky, Martha,4
.                          Ky, James C.,2 Ky.
.                 issue:
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a.   Sarah E. Todd, b ca 1840 Ky.
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b.   Catharine Todd, b ca 1844 Ky.
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c.   Martha Todd, b ca 1846 Ky.
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d.   James C. Todd, b ca 1848 Ky.

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5.   James Madison Howes, b 4 Nov 1819 Ky, m Mildred Jane Hager (Jane).
.                 Moved to Cabell Co, WVa.

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6.   Catherine Francis Howes (Kate), b 22 Nov 1822 Ky, m 1 Jan 1852 Johnson Co to Charles Alexander Ward (Charley), b ca
.                 1826 Va.  See their
pictures below.
.                 1860 Morgan Co, Ky census, Dist 1, West Liberty, p 84, #519/513, Charles A. Ward,34 Va, merchant, $50, $1100, Catharine,
.                          37 Ky, William P.,7 Ky, Elexsius B.,5 Ky, Columbus,3 Ky, Sarrah F.,1 Ky.  (living next to H.J. Howse below)
.                 1870 Elliott Co, Ky census, Pct 5, Newfoundland, p 18, #126/126, Charles Ward,44 Va, farmer, $2200, $1000, Catharine,47
.                          Ky, William P.,17 Ky, works on farm, Luxious,15 Ky, works on farm, Clabourn,13 Ky, Sarah,11 Ky, Marshal,9 Ky, F.
.                          W. Literal,30 Ky, merchant, $3500, $3200.
.                 1880 Rowan Co, Ky census, Christy Creek Pct No 4, p 463B, #315/339, Charles A. Ward,54 Va, shoe and bookmaker, Catha-
.                          rine,57 Ky, Marshall A.,19 Ky, works on farm, Sarah E. Davis,19 Ky (niece), William F. Day,24 Ky, servant.
.                 issue:
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a.   William P. Ward, b ca 1853 Ky.
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b.   Elexious B. Ward, b ca 1855 Ky.
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c.   Columbus Clabourne Ward, b ca 1857 Ky.
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d.   Sarah F. Ward, b ca 1859 Ky.
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e.   Marshall A. Ward, b ca 1861 Ky.

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7.   Claiborne Howes, b 13 Feb 1825 Floyd Co, m Delilah Baldwin.

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8.   William Wiley Howes (Wiley), b 6 Jan 1827 Ky, m Mary Susan Kelly.
.                 Moved to Magoffin Co, Ky.

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9.   Sarah Howes, b 19 Mar 1829 Ky, m(1) Anthony Baldwin Jr, b ca 1824 NC, s/o Anthony and Elizabeth Baldwin.  Sarah m(2)
.                 James Trimble, b ca 1825-26 Ky.  James had m(1) Francis ____, b ca 1828 Ky.
.                 1850 Johnson Co census, #41/41, Anthony Baldwin Jr,26 NC, blacksmith, Sarah,21 Ky, living with his parents' family, Anth-
.                          ony and Elizabath Baldwin, etc.
.                 1860 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, p 130, #830/829, James Trimble,35 Ky, farmer, $1000, $650, Sarah,32 Ky, Nancy S.,16
.                          Ky, John,15 Ky, Sarah,13 Ky, Wm M,10 Ky, James Baldwin,10 Ky, Elizabeth,7 Ky, Shelby,5 Ky.
.                 issue:
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a.   James Baldwin, b ca 1850 Ky.
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b.   Elizabeth Baldwin, b ca 1853 Ky.
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c.   Shelby Anthony Baldwin, b 13 May 1855 Johnson Co, d 30 Mar 1934, m 5 Sep 1859 Johnson Co to Hannah Davis, b 13
.                       Mar 1854 Ky, d/o
Richard R.(?M.) Davis (#11) and Eleanora Reed.

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10.   Henry Jefferson Howes (Jeff), b 22 May 1831 Ky, m Sarepta Patrick.
.                 Moved to Boyd Co, Ky.

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11.   Louisa Howes, b 4 Apr 1837 Ky, m 21 Nov 1856 Johnson Co to Harvey C. Davis (#111), b Nov 1836 Ky, s/o Richard R.
.                 (?M.) Davis and Eleanor Reed.







.          Ref:  1.   Family bible records, from Vivian Conley Long, 524 McCubbing, Lexington, Ky 40503
.                   2.   Grace Baker's email:
agbaker5459@yahoo.com
.                         She is a descendant of Catherine Francis Howes and Charles Alexander Ward.

.          Note: Some sources give Elexious' name as Electious.
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 Charles Alexander Ward
Picture courtesy of Grace Baker
 Catherine Francis Ward
Picture courtesy of Grace Baker