Paul Howes
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Paul L. Howes (1915 - abt. 2007)

Paul L. [uncertain] Howes
Born in Everett, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
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Husband of [private wife (unknown - unknown)]
Descendants descendants
Father of [private child (unknown - unknown)], [private son (1940s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1940s - unknown)]
Died about at about age 91 in Waltham, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Apr 2008
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Paul is five years older than his brother Jim.

He was 14 at the time of the 1930 census, and living with the family in Cambridge Mass.

His mother Grace wrote in her diary: "Paul went to be a soldier March 7, 1942."

Three and a half years later, October 23, 1945, she wrote: "Paul thru the Army."

Paul and Mary were married on September 15, 1946.

Research Notes

We had his middle name as Raymond instead of L., which is in his obituary and military enlistment record. Is Raymond his son's middle name? Whitten-1 19:39, 5 September 2018 (UTC)


  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 5 September 2018), Entry for Mr Paul L Howes, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States, 07 Jun 2007; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, ( : 2014); citing Daily News Tribune, The, born-digital text.
  • "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946," database, FamilySearch ( : 5 December 2014), Paul L Howes, enlisted 07 Mar 1942, Ft Devens, Massachusetts, United States; citing "Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938-1946," database, The National Archives: Access to Archival Databases (AAD) ( : National Archives and Records Administration, 2002); NARA NAID 1263923, National Archives at College Park, Maryland.

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Mom said she remembers Paul as being very goofy, in a good way. He was always telling jokes.
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