.          Elexious Fremont Howes, 1849 - 1924, s/o John Howes
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1312   Elexious Fremont Howes,5                                                              131    (John,4,Elexious,3,Charles,2,Henry,1)
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.               "Bosier"
.                 b 8 Dec 1849 Ky; d 10 Nov 1924 Paintsville, Johnson Co, Ky, "age 74 yrs, 11 mos, 28 days, of chronic valvular heart disease,
.                    s/o John Howes and Jane Young", bur Paintsville.
.                 m(1) 6 Jun 1870 to Cynthia E. Preston, b ca 1854 Ky.
.                 m(2) 17 Jan 1898 to Sarah E. Dollarhide (Pet), b Mar 1879 Ky, d/o Winfield Dollarhide and Finetta Johnson.  Sarah m(2)
David
.                          M. Conley (#D1214), b 8 Jul 1858 Ky, d 4 Feb 1934 Magoffin Co, s/o Edmund D. Conley and Elizabeth McCarty.

.                 Elexious was a realtor in Paintsville, master commissioner, and county clerk of Johnson Co, Ky.

.                 1880 Johnson Co, Ky census, Paintsville, p 123D, #130/133, Elexious F. Howes,30 Ky, county clerk, Cynthia A.,26 Ky, John
.                          F.,9 Ky, William C.,6 Ky, Frederick,4 Ky, Charles J.,1 Ky.
.                 1900 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, Mag Dist 1, ED 38, sheet 20A, #280/282, E.F. Howes, Dec 1849 Ky, Pet, Mar 1879 Ky
.                          (marr 2 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Charley, Jul 79 Ky, Albert, Oct 83 Ky, Gypsey, Feb 85 Ky, Fansy, Oct 87 Ky, Edgard, Sep
.                          92 Ky, Richard, Sep 99 Ky.
.                 1910 Johnson Co census, Paintsville Pct, ED 65, sheet 5A, #68/69, Elexioius F. Howes,60 Ky (2nd marr), abstractor, land tit-
.                          les, Sarah E.,31 Ky (marr 12 yrs, 5 ch, 2 living), Edgar,17 Ky, Richard G.,10 Ky, James L.,5 Ky, Oakley Dollarhide,19
.                          Ky (bro-in-law), laborer, off jobs.
.                 1920 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, ED 29, sheet 3B, #67/64, E.F. Howes,70 Ky, abstractor, Sarah E.,40 Ky, seamstress, own
.                          home, Edgar,26 Ky, laborer, shoe factory, Richard G.,20 Ky, book-keeper, .. Steel Plant, James L.,15 Ky.

.                 issue:

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1.   John F. Howes, b May 1871 Ky, m Maud Castle, b Dec 1869 Ky.
.                       He was Chairman of the local Democratic Party.
.                       1900 John Co census, Paintsville, ED 38, sheet 3A, #53/54, John F. Howes, May 1871 Ky, lawyer, Maude, Dec 1869 Ky
.                                (marr 7 yrs, 1 ch, 0 living), muscian.
.                       issue:
.                       
a.   Virginia Howes, m S. H. Jett.
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b.   Christine Howes, m Carmel Murray.
.                             She grad from C.C. May College, and was a noted musician and teacher in Paintsville.

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2.   William C. Howes (Will), b Sep 1873 Ky, m Victoria Lane, b Jun 1873 Ky.
.                       Worked for the NorthEast Coal Co at Thealka, and later started his own mine in Betsy Layne, Floyd Co.  Later moved to
.                       Greenville, NC.
.                       1900 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, ED 38, sheet 3A, 21A, #289/290, Will Howes, Sep 1873 Ky, (no occup), Victoria, Jun
.                                1873 Ky (marr 2 yrs, 1 ch, 1 living), Oneada, Jun 99 Ky.
.                       
a.   Oneida Howes, b Jun 1899 Ky, m Jack Williams.  Lived in Greenville, NC.
.                       
b.   Jim Berry Howes.  

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3.   Frederick Howes (Fred), b Sep 1876 Ky, m Amanda Allen, b Dec 1878 Ky.
.                       1900 Johnson Co census, Paintsville, ED 38, sheet 5Am #97/98, Fred Howes, Sep 1876 Ky (bro-in-law), teacher, Amanda,
.                                Dec 1878 Ky (sister, marr 2 yrs, 1 ch, 0 living), living with Lucy Akers.

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4.   Charles J. Howes (Charley), b Jul 1879 Ky, m Blanche Hill.
.                       He was the Clerk of the Kentucky House of Representatives in Frankfort.

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5.   Albert Howes, b Oct 1883 Ky, m Fannie Rice.

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6.   Gypsie Howes, b Feb 1885 Ky, m Elmer F. Ramey.

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7.   Fannie Howes, b Oct 1887 Ky, m Earl Holcomb.

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8.   Edgar Howes, b Sep 1892 Ky.
.                       WW I veteran.

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9.   Richard G. Howes (Dick), b Sep 1899 Ky.
.                       Served in US Navy in WW I, and later was a police judge in Paintsville, Ky.

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10.   James Layne Howes, b ca 1905 Ky.







.                Ref:  1.   Family bible records, from Vivian Conley Long, 524 McCubbing, Lexington, Ky 40503.
.                         2.   Don Chestnut's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: drches01@pop.uky.edu  
.                         3.   Fred Hutchinson's email:
frhutch@aol.com   
.                               He also lists children of Elexious and Sarah: Eulastie; Preston.
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