Martha (Paul) Howe

Martha Dresser (Paul) Howe (1865 - 1947)

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Martha Dresser Howe formerly Paul
Born in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Daughter of and
Wife of — married 26 Nov 1889 in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Died in Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Biography

Born 1 Nov 1865 in Dedham, the daughter of Ebenezer Paul and Susan Dresser. Graduated from Boston University with an AB in 1888.[1] Married Dr. Oliver Hunt Howe 26 Nov 1889 in Dedham and lived in Cohasset at 11 North Main Street on the town common. They had four children in Cohasset. She was an ardent Prohibitionist and was anti-suffrage. Her biography in the Boston University Alumni Catalog lists her as a member of the Cohasset School Board for 7 years, Secretary of the Social Service League of Cohasset; Treasurer of the Red Cross Auxiliary; member of the Daughters of American Revolution; and of the Special Aid Society for American Preparedness. She died in Cohasset in 1947. She is buried in the family plot in Joy Place Cemetery, Cohasset.


Name

Name: Martha Dresser /Paul/[2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 01 NOV 1865
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[16][17][18][19][20][21][22][23][24][25][26][27][28][29]

Death

Death:
Date: 16 JAN 1947
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[30]

Event

Event:
Type: Arrival
Date: 10 MAY 1924
Place: New York, USA[31]
Event: Boulogne-sur-mer
Type: Departure[32]

Burial

Burial:
Date: 1947
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA[33]

Residence

Residence:
Date: 1880
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[34]
Residence:
Date: 1870
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[35]
Residence:
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[36]
Residence:
Date: 1870
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[37]
Residence:
Date: 1910
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[38]
Residence: Age: 54Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
Date: 1920
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[39]
Residence:
Date: 1935
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[40]
Residence: Age: 75Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
Date: 01 APR 1940
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[41]
Residence: Age: 34Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
Date: 1900
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[42]
Residence: Age: 44Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
Date: 1910
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[43]
Residence: Age: 64Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Wife
Date: 1930
Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[44]

Education

Education: BA, Boston U, 1888

Graduation

Graduation: Boston University AB.
Date: 1888[45][46]


Marriage

Husband: @I5060@
Wife: Martha Dresser Paul
Marriage:
Date: 26 NOV 1889
Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA[47][48]

Sources

  1. General Alumni Catalog, Boston University to 1918
  2. Source: #S173 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=mavitalrecords&h=5275238&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M618@
  3. Source: #S213 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul marriage date: 26 Nov 1889 marriage place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=mamarriagerecords&h=14458685&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M292@
  4. Source: #S163 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 934; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0038; Image: 137.0; FHL microfilm: 2340669 Object: @M285@
  5. Source: #S12 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Ebenezer Paul
  6. Source: #S167 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_722; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 185; Image: 139 Object: @M288@
  7. Source: #S182 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 669; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1029; FHL microfilm: 1240669 Object: @M291@
  8. Source: #S175 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA vital date: 1 Nov 1865 vital place: Dedham, Massachusetts Name: Martha Dresser Paul NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=matownvital&h=5896840&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  9. Source: #S165 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1924 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA arrival date: 10 May 1924 arrival place: New York departure place: Boulogne-sur-mer NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=nypl&h=4029430303&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  10. Source: #S174 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence date: 1880 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=44006406&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M219@
  11. Source: #S184 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_635; Page: 310A; Image: 62; Family History Library Film: 552134 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA residence date: 1870 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence place: South Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=26940545&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M509@
  12. Source: #S183 Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1626; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 11-83 Object: @M620@
  13. Source: #S164 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_607; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 1100; FHL microfilm: 1374620 Object: @M293@
  14. Source: #S180 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA death date: 16 Jan 1947 death place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul burial date: 1947 burial place: Cohasset, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=websearch-4066&h=2019118&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  15. Source: #S24 Page: Database online. Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, post office South Dedham, roll 635, page 310, image 59. Data: Text: Record for Martha D Paul
  16. Source: #S173 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=mavitalrecords&h=5275238&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M618@
  17. Source: #S213 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul marriage date: 26 Nov 1889 marriage place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=mamarriagerecords&h=14458685&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M292@
  18. Source: #S163 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 934; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0038; Image: 137.0; FHL microfilm: 2340669 Object: @M285@
  19. Source: #S12 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Ebenezer Paul
  20. Source: #S167 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_722; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 185; Image: 139 Object: @M288@
  21. Source: #S182 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 669; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1029; FHL microfilm: 1240669 Object: @M291@
  22. Source: #S165 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1924 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA arrival date: 10 May 1924 arrival place: New York departure place: Boulogne-sur-mer NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=nypl&h=4029430303&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  23. Source: #S174 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence date: 1880 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=44006406&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M219@
  24. Source: #S184 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_635; Page: 310A; Image: 62; Family History Library Film: 552134 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA residence date: 1870 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence place: South Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=26940545&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M509@
  25. Source: #S175 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA vital date: 1 Nov 1865 vital place: Dedham, Massachusetts Name: Martha Dresser Paul NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=matownvital&h=5896840&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M619@
  26. Source: #S183 Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1626; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 11-83 Object: @M620@
  27. Source: #S164 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_607; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 1100; FHL microfilm: 1374620 Object: @M293@
  28. Source: #S180 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA death date: 16 Jan 1947 death place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul burial date: 1947 burial place: Cohasset, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=websearch-4066&h=2019118&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  29. Source: #S24 Page: Database online. Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, post office South Dedham, roll 635, page 310, image 59. Data: Text: Record for Martha D Paul
  30. Source: #S180 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA death date: 16 Jan 1947 death place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul burial date: 1947 burial place: Cohasset, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=websearch-4066&h=2019118&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  31. Source: #S165 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1924 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA arrival date: 10 May 1924 arrival place: New York departure place: Boulogne-sur-mer NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=nypl&h=4029430303&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  32. Source: #S165 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1924 Data: Text: Name: Martha Dresser Paul birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA arrival date: 10 May 1924 arrival place: New York departure place: Boulogne-sur-mer NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=nypl&h=4029430303&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  33. Source: #S180 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA death date: 16 Jan 1947 death place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul burial date: 1947 burial place: Cohasset, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=websearch-4066&h=2019118&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt
  34. Source: #S174 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence date: 1880 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=44006406&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M219@
  35. Source: #S24 Page: Database online. Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, post office South Dedham, roll 635, page 310, image 59. Data: Text: Record for Martha D Paul
  36. Source: #S184 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_635; Page: 310A; Image: 62; Family History Library Film: 552134 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA residence date: 1870 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence place: South Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=26940545&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M509@
  37. Source: #S184 Page: Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_635; Page: 310A; Image: 62; Family History Library Film: 552134 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA residence date: 1870 residence place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Name: Martha Dresser Paul residence place: South Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=26940545&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M509@
  38. Source: #S164 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_607; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 1100; FHL microfilm: 1374620 Object: @M293@
  39. Source: #S167 Page: Year: 1920; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_722; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 185; Image: 139 Object: @M288@
  40. Source: #S183 Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1626; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 11-83 Object: @M620@
  41. Source: #S183 Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1626; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 11-83 Object: @M620@
  42. Source: #S182 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 669; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1029; FHL microfilm: 1240669 Object: @M291@
  43. Source: #S164 Page: Year: 1910; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_607; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 1100; FHL microfilm: 1374620 Object: @M293@
  44. Source: #S163 Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 934; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0038; Image: 137.0; FHL microfilm: 2340669 Object: @M285@
  45. Source: #S138 Page: p146 Data: Text: "Received a diploma for four years [Dedham]. From the College of Liberal Arts, Boston University, she received the degree of Bachelor of Arts, 1884. Has taught Mathematics in Hartford, Conn."
  46. Source: #S301 Page: p28 Data: Text: Martha Dresser Paul (Mrs. Oliver Hunt Howe), A. B., 88; mem. Cohasset Sch. Bd., 7 yrs.; sec. Social Service League of Cohasset; treas. Red Cross Auxiliary; mem. Daughters of Am. CONT Revolution; Special Aid Soc. for Am. Preparedness. North Main St., Cohasset, Mass. LINK https://ia600301.us.archive.org/15/items/generalalumnicat00bost/generalalumnicat00bost_bw.pdf
  47. Source: #S182 Page: Year: 1900; Census Place: Cohasset, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 669; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1029; FHL microfilm: 1240669 Object: @M291@
  48. Source: #S213 Data: Text: birth date: 01 Nov 1865 birth place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Name: Martha Dresser Paul marriage date: 26 Nov 1889 marriage place: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA NOTEhttp://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=mamarriagerecords&h=14458685&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Object: @M292@
  • Daniel Wait Howe, Howe Genealogies, Vol. 2, Abraham of Roxbury (Name: NEHGS; Location: Boston; Date: 1929;), Personal LIbrary, 62.
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Dr. Oliver Hunt Howe records in his daily journal for Sept 6, 1888, "Martha came to Cohasset for a day. Made proposal of marriage." He then records on Oct. 18th, 1888, "Martha accepted Oliver." On Jan. 16th,1889, he records, "My engagement to Martha announced."
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