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Descendants of Thomas* Howell

Generation No. 4


4. BENJAMIN*4 HOWELL (BENJAMIN*3, DANIEL*2, THOMAS*1)1,2 was born 1735 in Philadelphia, PA, and died Bef. October 03, 1799 in Montgomery County, VA. He married MARIA ELIZABETH* BEEST August 08, 1758 in Market Sq. Presbyterian Ch., Germantown, Philadelphia, PA. She was born Abt. 1738 in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA.

Notes for B
ENJAMIN* HOWELL:
Date of inventory appraisal.
Will Book 1, p. 50, Benjamin Howell. Will pr. Aug 1799. Names children, David, Benjamin & Mary; also a brother Joshua.
Witness: Bird Smith, Benjamin ()-his mark) Howell Senr., Joshua Howell, Marcus (m-his mark) Likins, Benjamin (X-his mark) Hickman, Montgomery August Court 1799.
This Last Will and Testament of Benjamin Howell deceased was presented in Court and proven by the Oaths of Bird Smith, Mrcus Likins and Benjamin Hickman three of the Witnesses thereto & Ordered to be Recorded. And on the motion of Joshua Howell and Benjamin Howell the Executors therein named who made oath and entered into Bond with Security according to Law, Certificate is granted them for obtaining a probate thereof in due form. Teste Charles Taylor CMC.
Benjamin Howell Appraisal Given October 3, 1799 by James Thompson, Benj'n Weddle and John Vancil. Returned April 1800 Charles Taylor CMC.
Benjamin Howell, 354 acres on Little River, west fork; 1782 additions, 165 acres on south fork Little River adjoining Ignatius Turman, granted 1787, and 194 acres on west fork; 1783, 104 acres on west fork; 1787, 214 acres on Lick branch of Little River.

More About B
ENJAMIN* HOWELL:
Land: 1774, Botetourt County, VA
Will: April 25, 1799, Montgomery Co., VA3

Notes for M
ARIA ELIZABETH* BEEST:
Surname could be van Boest.
     
Children of B
ENJAMIN* HOWELL and MARIA BEEST are:
  i.   PATRIOT DANIEL5 HOWELL, b. 1759, Philadelphia County, PA; d. March 05, 1836, Floyd County, VA; m. (1) SUZANNA HYLTON, Abt. 1785; b. October 06, 1767; d. Abt. 1794; m. (2) FRANCES BARTLETT, Abt. 1795.
  More About PATRIOT DANIEL HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): August 20, 1999, IFALL
Endowment (LDS): December 09, 1999, IFALL

  ii.   MARY HOWELL, b. Abt. 1762, Philadelphia, PA; d. Aft. 1799.
  More About MARY HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): May 22, 1971, LANGE
Endowment (LDS): September 16, 1971, LANGE
Sealed to parents (LDS): November 10, 1972, LANGE

  iii.   DAVID* HOWELL, b. Abt. 1764; d. Bef. March 1851, Floyd County, VA; m. (1) JEAN* ALLEN, October 17, 1785, , Montgomery, VA4; b. 1767; d. Abt. 1802, Floyd County, VA; m. (2) JANE ALLEN, November 03, 1804, Montgomery Co., VA; b. Abt. 1770; d. Aft. 1850.
  Notes for DAVID* HOWELL:
If David was born in PA as his 1850 census indicates, there are two Daniel Howells on the 1790 PA census:
pg. 156, Manor of Moreland, Montgomery County: Daniel, 1 male over 16, 1 male under 16, 8 females.
pg. 255, Washington County: Daniel, 1 male over 16, 1 male under 16, 2 females.
David Howell: p. 24: 2M -10, 1M 10-16, 1M 16-26, 1M +45; 2F -10, 2F 10-16, 1F 26-45.
p. 170: David Howell, 1 male 70-80, 1 female 60-70.
pg. 860: David Howell, 86y, farmer, estate $400, b. in PA; Jane, 83y, b. Floyd; Rody, 40y, b. Floyd Co., Omy, 30y, b. Floyd Co., none can read nor write. Census taken 21 Aug 1850.
I, David Howell senior of Floyd County, VA, to wife Jane Howell, 2 daus Rhoda & Naomia Howell & after the decease of their mother said lands named for there own use and benefit during their natural life, land sold & distributed between my six children: Stephen, Charity S. Spicklemeir, Daseas Janes of IN, Elizabeth Hewitts, Jenny Hangate & Daniel Howell of Floyd VA; remainder equally divided between each of David A. Howells and James Howells children. to grandson Daniel Howell one gray horse now in his possession. Sons David A. Howell & James Howell as executors, dated 10 Sep 1844. Pr. March Term of Floyd County Court 1851.
1790, David Howell from Daniel Allen and wife, Ruth, 67 acres on Little River." in Montgomery Co., VA.

  More About DAVID* HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): May 12, 1956
Census: 1810, Montgomery Co., VA
Endowment (LDS): July 02, 1956, LANGE
Land: 1790, Montgomery Co., VA
Sealed to parents (LDS): November 17, 1972, LANGE
Will: September 10, 1844, Floyd County, VA5

  Notes for JEAN* ALLEN:
age 80 on 1850 Floyd County, VA census.

  More About JEAN* ALLEN:
Baptism (LDS): May 12, 1956
Endowment (LDS): January 31, 1957, LANGE
Sealed to parents (LDS): August 23, 1996, SEATT

  Marriage Notes for DAVID* HOWELL and JEAN* ALLEN:
p. 148: Montgomery Co. Marriages, 1785 List of Oct 17, 1785, by Richard Whitt: David Howel & Jean Allen. Witnesses were Elizabeth & Mary Howell.

  More About JANE ALLEN:
Baptism (LDS): October 01, 1997, PROVO
Endowment (LDS): February 06, 1998, PROVO

  iv.   JOHN HOWELL, b. Abt. 1766.
  More About JOHN HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): December 06, 1924
Endowment (LDS): May 16, 1928, LOGAN

  v.   JAMES HOWELL, b. Abt. 1768.
  vi.   BENJAMIN HOWELL, b. 1772, Floyd County, VA; m. ELIZABETH KENDALL, December 01, 1801.
  More About BENJAMIN HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): June 26, 1971, LANGE
Endowment (LDS): February 10, 1972, LANGE
Sealed to parents (LDS): November 17, 1972, LANGE

  vii.   HANNAH HOWELL, b. 1775, Floyd County, VA; m. CONRAD PLASTERS, November 17, 1795.
  More About HANNAH HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): July 26, 1997, CHICA
Endowment (LDS): February 07, 1998, CHICA
Sealed to parents (LDS): February 05, 1999, CHICA

  viii.   GEORGE HOWELL, b. January 01, 1777, of Philadelphia, PA.
  More About GEORGE HOWELL:
Baptism (LDS): July 31, 1922

  ix.   JOSHUA HOWELL, b. Abt. 1778.


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