Victor Elmore Howe1,2

Male, #39870, (20 Feb 1895 - 22 Nov 1952)
Father*Joseph Rafael Howe (12 Oct 1858 - 8 Jan 1925)
Mother*Melinda Otis (18 Feb 1868 - 16 Jul 1942)
Birth*20 Feb 1895 Victor was born at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 20 Feb 1895.3 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Joseph, Victor and Raymond was listed as a son in Joseph Rafael Howe's household on the 1900 Census at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.4 
World War I*between Jun 1917 and Sep 1919 He served as a US Army, Corporal, Company A of the 3rd Machine Gun Batallion. He had blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, 5'7". between Jun 1917 and Sep 1919.5,6 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Victor and Oliver was listed as a son in Joseph Rafael Howe's household on the 1920 Census at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.7 
Marriage*3 Apr 1920 He married Lillian Viola Garvin at Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 3 Apr 1920 at age 25.8 
Birth of Son20 Jan 1921 His son Edwin Garland Howe was born on 20 Jan 1921 at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.9,10,11,12 
Birth of Son31 Jul 1924 His son James Melvin Howe was born on 31 Jul 1924 at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida
Death of Father8 Jan 1925 His father Joseph Rafael Howe died on 8 Jan 1925 at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.13 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.14 
Death of Mother16 Jul 1942 His mother Melinda Otis died on 16 Jul 1942 at Santa Rosa Co., Florida.1,15 
Death*22 Nov 1952 He died at Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 22 Nov 1952 at age 57.16 
Burial*circa 24 Nov 1952 His body was interred circa 24 Nov 1952 at Bagdad Cemetery, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.6 

Family

Lillian Viola Garvin (15 Dec 1902 - 11 Sep 1961)
Marriage*3 Apr 1920 He married Lillian Viola Garvin at Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 3 Apr 1920 at age 25.8 
Children
ChartsWLC / John and Priscilla Alden's Descendant Chart
WLC / John Hogg: Descendant Chart (incl. Houghs and Howes)
WLC / Richard Oates Descendant Chart (incl. Otis and Ottis)
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Harry Stuart Culpepper and Alma Elaine Payne Ancestors, Culpepper/Payne Family Bible, Steven Edward Culpepper, owner, Sandy Springs, GA, (2005).
  2. E-mail written 15 Apr 2002 from E. Willis.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
  4. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 108, Page 212A, Precinct 16, Family 95, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., FL, Genealogy.com Img 8
    Joe R. Howe, Head, M, Oct 1858, 41, md 11 yrs, CA/CA/MX, Wood Turner
    Linnie Howe, Wife, F, Feb 1869, 31, md 11 yrs, ch 5/5, FL/FL/GA
    Edwin Howe, Son, M, Jan 1891, 9, S, FL/CA/FL
    Alma Howe, Daughter, F, Apr 1893, 7, S, FL/CA/FL
    Victor Howe, Son, M, Feb 1895, 5, S, FL/CA/FL
    Agnes Howe, Daughter, F, Mar 1897, 3, S, FL/CA/FL
    Raymond Howe, Son, M, Mar 1899, 1, S, FL/CA/FL.
  5. Honorable Discharge Certificate.
    Victor E. Howe, discharged 26 Sep 1919 at Camp Gordon, GA.
  6. Richard Earl Jernigan, Santa Rosa Co., FL Cemeteries, West FL Genealogical Society, Pensacola, 1987.
    Bagdad Cemetery, Section 5, page 24, "Victor E. Howe, FL CPL CO A 3 MACHINE GUN BN WW-I, 'Thy life was beauty, truth, goodness and love', Feb 20, 1895 - Nov 22 1952."
  7. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    Precinct 16, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., FL
    Ancestry.com image transcribed by Warren Culpepper
    Joseph R. Howe, Head, M, 62, CA, GA, Sonora MX, Laborer in Saw Mill
    Linnie Howe, Wife, F, 48, FL, FL, GA
    Victor E. Howe, Son, M, 24, FL, CA, FL
    Agnes Howe, Dau, F, 22, FL, CA, FL
    Oliver Howe, Son, M, 18, FL, CA, FL
    Linnie Bernice Howe, F, 16, FL, CA, FL.
  8. Santa Rosa Co., FL Marriage Records, Rootsweb: USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.db229.com/marriages/yearlymaster.htm
  9. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Edwin Garlan Howe, White, 20 Jan 1921 - 23 May 1994, Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  10. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  11. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Edwin G. Howe, 20 Jan 1921 - 23 May 1994, Served 17 Dec 1940 to 30 Jun 1959 as CSC in the US Navy, Interred 26 May 1994 in Barrancas National Cemetery, Section 38, Site 28.
  12. Santa Rosa Press Gazette, Milton, Florida.
    http://www.sr-pg.com/
    Obituary of Edwin G. "Ed" Howe published on 23 May 1994.
  13. Death Certificate.
  14. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Precinct 16, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., FL, ED18, page 11B
    Ancestry.com Image transcribed by Warren Culpepper
    Home=$400, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Victor E. Howe, Head, M, W, 35, md @ 25, FL, FL, FL, Lumber Mill Laborer
    Lillian Howe, Wife, F, W, 27, md @ 17, AL, AL, AL
    Edwin Howe, Son, M, W, 9, Sng, FL, FL, AL
    Melvin Howe, Son, M, W, 5, Sng, FL, FL, FL [sic].
  15. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Linnie Howe, White, Female, died 1942, Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  16. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Victor Elmore Howe, White, Male, died 1952, Santa Rosa Co., FL.