HOW Family genealogy
Genealogy of the HOW family - originally of Kent, England
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Nicholas HOW[1, 2]

Male 1770 - 1855  (84 years)


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  • Name Nicholas HOW 
    Born 26 Aug 1770  Seal, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Carpenter and Joiner - from 1841 census 
    Died 1 Aug 1855  Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Buried St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I00003  How Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2015 

    Father Nicholas HOW,   b. 1747, Ightham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mildred French MOYCE,   b. Bef 1749, Seal, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1803, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Married 13 Feb 1770  Seal, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah PARKER,   b. 3 May 1767, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1852, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1797  St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Thomas HOW,   b. 1798, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1880, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. James HOW,   b. 9 Jun 1800, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1840, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +3. George HOW,   b. 24 Apr 1802, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1883, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Mildred HOW,   b. 14 Sep 1803, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1820, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     5. Sarah HOW,   b. 27 Mar 1805, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1887, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +6. Samuel HOW,   b. 16 Apr 1807, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1883, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Henry HOW,   b. 1 Mar 1811, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1825  (Age 14 years)
     8. Jane HOW,   b. 3 Nov 1811, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1832  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F00002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Aug 1770 - Seal, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1797 - St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Aug 1855 - Sevenoaks, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Birth Parish Record for James How b.1800, son of Sarah Parker and Nicholas How
    Birth Parish Record for James How b.1800, son of Sarah Parker and Nicholas How
    From the 'Wesleyan Methodist Metropolitan Registry at Paternoster Row'. Folio 1149 No 9896. Reads:
    "No 9096
    James the son of Nicholas How of Sevenoaks in the Parish of Sevenoaks in the county of Kent and of Sarah his wife,
    who was the daughter of Thomas and Sarah Parker was born at Sevenoaks on the ninth day of June in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred
    at whose birth was present Geoffrey Taylor and Sarah Steadman and was also solemnly baptised in the name of the Father,
    and of the Son and the Holy Ghost on the tenth day of July in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred at Sevenoaks by John Woodrow,
    registered this 14th day of July in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty Seven, Thomas Cordeaux, Registrar."
    Pigot's Directpory 1840 - with Nicholas How and James How
    Pigot's Directpory 1840 - with Nicholas How and James How
    Shows their professions

    Headstones
    Headstone of Sarah PARKER and Nicholas HOW
    Headstone of Sarah PARKER and Nicholas HOW
    Located at St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
    Inscription reads:
    "Sacred to the memory of Sarah the wife of Nicholas How of the Parish who died 13th November 1852 aged 85 years.
    Also the above named Nicholas How who died 1st August 1855 ages 84 years."
    Headstone of Mildred How daugther of Nicolas and Sarah How
    Headstone of Mildred How daugther of Nicolas and Sarah How
    Located at St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
    This is the headstone of Mildred How daugther of Nicholas and Sarah, aged 17. Also seems to add Henry and Jane her other siblings.
    Very dificult to read.
    Headstone of Samuel and Sarah How
    Headstone of Samuel and Sarah How
    Located at St. Nicholas Church, Sevenoaks, Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
    Inscription Reads:
    "Sacred to the Memory of Samuel How, Forth son of Nicholas and Sarah How who dies March 30th 1883 aged 75 years.
    Also Sarah How second daugther of the above Nicholas and Sarah How who died Nov 6th 1887 aged 82 years"

    Certificates - Death
    Death Certificate - Nicholas How d.1855
    Death Certificate - Nicholas How d.1855

    Wills
    Will - PROB 11-2218 of Nicholas How, Carpenter and Builder of Sevenoaks, Kent.  Dated 25 August 1855
    Will - PROB 11-2218 of Nicholas How, Carpenter and Builder of Sevenoaks, Kent. Dated 25 August 1855

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] UK - England Census, 1841.
      1841 England Census
      Name: Nicholas Horr
      [Nicholas How]
      Age: 70
      Estimated birth year: abt 1771
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Kent, England
      Civil parish: Seven Oaks
      Hundred: Codsheath
      County/Island: Kent
      Country: England
      Registration district: Seven Oaks
      Sub-registration district: Seven Oaks
      Household Members: Name Age
      Nicholas Horr 70
      Sarah Horr 70
      Sarah Horr 30
      George Horr 35
      Samuel Horr 30
      Mildred Horr 13

    2. [S11] UK - England Census, 1851.
      1851 England Census
      Name: Nicholas Ann
      [Nicholas How]
      Age: 80
      Estimated birth year: abt 1771
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's name: Sarah How
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Seal, Kent, England
      Civil parish: Sevenoaks
      County/Island: Kent
      Country: England
      Registration district: Sevenoaks
      Sub-registration district: Sevenoaks
      Household Members: Name Age
      Nicholas Ann 80
      Sarah How 83
      Sarah How 46
      Samuel How 43

    3. [S28] Headstone.
      See attached image

    4. [S20] UK - England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915.
      England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915
      Name: Nicholas How
      Year of Registration: 1855
      Quarter of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
      District: (Illegible)

    5. [S17] Death Certificate.

    6. [S28] Headstone.
      See attached image.