Elijah Howe

Elijah Howe (1828 - 1898)

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Elijah Howe
Born in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusettsmap
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Husband of — married 4 Jan 1857 in East Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Died in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusettsmap
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Elijah was born in 1828. He was the son of Elijah Howe. He fitted for college in Dedham, and at Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass., graduated from Amherst College, (A. B. 1849, A. M. 1852). He was a teacher in the High School at South Hadley, Mass., in the High School at East Douglas, Mass., and in the Academy at South Wilbraham; Mass., afterwards he was a book-keeper in the Shoe and Leather Bank in Boston, Mass., for ten years, and later, for twelve years, he was agent in New England for Park Bros. Black Diamond Steel Works of Pittsburg, Pa. He lived in Dedham, Mass., where he was Secretary and Treasurer of the Norfolk Mutual Fire Insurance Co. and Secretary of the Dedham Mutuai Fire Insurance Co. In 1871 he attended the Howe Family Gathering in Harmony Grove, Framingham, Mass with his son Oliver.[1] He passed away in 1898. [2]


  1. The Howe Family Gathering at Harmony Grove, South Framingham, August 31, 1871, Elias Nason (1871)
  2. Daniel Wait Howe, Howe Genealogies, Vol. 2, Abraham of Roxbury (Name: NEHGS; Location: Boston; Date: 1929;), Personal LIbrary, p123.

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