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Catherine (Ross) Howes (1814 - 1855)

Catherine Howes formerly Ross
Born in Kinsale, Cork, Irelandmap [uncertain]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in St. John, New Brunswick, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Jan 2012
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Catherine was born about 1814 in Kinsale, Cork, Ireland. [1][2]. Her religious affiliation began with the Church of England but by 1881 records show her to be Catholic. [3][4].

By 1881, Catherine's husband Richard had passed away and she was living with her daughter Sarah and son-in-law Charles. [5]

Catherine died 14 March 1885 in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. [6]


  • From Karen Krantzberg: "Re John Woodrow Howes Sr., what I have is that he was born in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada to Richard and Catherine (ROSS) Howes."
  • 1871 Census of Canada; Year: 1871; Census Place: Portland, Saint John, New Brunswick; Roll: C-10375; Page: 61; Family No: 258 ( link)
  • 1881 Census of Canada; Year: 1881; Census Place: Portland Ward 2, Saint John, New Brunswick; Roll: C_13179; Page: 43; Family No: 220 ( link)
  1. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
  2. 1871 Census of Canada
  3. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
  4. 1881 Census of Canada
  5. 1881 Census of Canada
  6. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

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