Last name: Howell
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A man in Scotland looked up Howell and found it listed with surnames of McDougal clan?
Should be "Hywell the good". please correct.
Linda Howell Johnson
I have mine traced all the way to James Howell 1817 Sept. 1902, .His death came in September,1902, on the waters of Little Mill Creek, near Baden, Mason County, West Virginia and he was laid to rest in a country church-yard nearby. His age was reported to be eighty-five, so he presumably was born in 1817.James Howell was a cooper by trade. He worked in various shops along the Ohio River, building kegs and barrels for shipment of many kinds of merchandise principally by steamboats on the Ohio and its tributaries. Information about his parents is not available nor have we found a record 6f the time and place of his birth. It is assumed that he was born in the upper Ohio valley and that his early life was spent there. The name of his first wife is unknown to us, but it appears that to them were born six children. We have some information about two or three of them. Sarah, who was born in 1845 married William Murphy and raised a large family near Newport, Washington County, Ohio.
my grandfather on my mom,s side was a Howell.he was from around Weston wv. He was born in 1902died 1988.His people were farmers and ministers from Virginia around richmond
"Hywel the Goat"!? WTF? "Hywel Dda" is "Howell the Good" in Welsh, AFAIK.
Kimberly Baker Mason
I have been researching my Howell family tree. I have been unable to get past John Howell 1775-1856 from Virginia.
Daniel you do not say what area you live I am from the Swansea area but family history goes back to Caerphilly
should research my family tree
i an a howell but do not know of any welsh family
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