I am looking for any information about the John and Salome (Bryant) Howard family. I have done a bit of research already including what is within the Bryant Family history online and various census records of 1850- 1880. Their children are Martha, Salome, Clarinda, Mary, Thomas, John, and Huldah. Just wanting to see what else may be available.
John C. Howard was my g-g-grandfather (maternal). Below I've included the relevant part of my Howard ancestry. Among the children of John C. and Salome Howard I have two that you have not listed in your discussion entry. The child is Drury Howard. See more details below.
John C. Howard, b. Apr. 13, 1789 Sutton Mass.; d. Sep. 12, 1860 in Livermore Maine; married in Livermore Maine Apr. 17, 1834 Salome Bryant, b. 1806; d. Aug. 4, 1892 Auburn Maine. Had eight children. John C. Howard, a farmer, received four votes for first governor of Maine in 1820.
Children of John C. and Salome Howard were:
Martha7 Brooks Howard, b. Feb. 7, 1835.
Clarinda Bemis Howard, b. May 11, 1836.
Salome Bryant Howard, b. Apr. 10, 1838.
Mary Bloom Howard, b. Mar. 30, 1840.
Drury Howard, b. Jan. 7, 1843; (first name sometimes spelled Drewrie). Civil War soldier.
Thomas Simeon (twin) Howard, b. Aug. 18, 1845 Livermore, Maine.
John Bryant (twin) Howard, b. Aug. 18, 1845; called “Jack.”
Huldah Bryant Howard, b. Oct. 11, 1847.
Martha7 Brooks Howard (John C.6, Simeon5, Simeon4, Simeon3, Joseph2, George1) b. Feb. 7, 1835; a schoolteacher; d. Nov. 3, 1875.
Clarinda Bemis Howard, b. 1836; d. in Rumford; married (1st) Jan. 1, 1891 in Poland, Maine, J. H. Foss of Lewiston, Maine. No children; married (2nd) John Gramham of Rumford, Maine.
Salome Bryant Howard, b. Apr. 10, 1838.
Mary Bloom Howard, b. 1840; d. Dec. 18, 1925 Glendora, Calif.; married June 8, 1867 in Livermore, Maine, Eliphalet Hopkins Hutchins (son of Benjamin Franklin Hutchins and Deborah Whittemore). He was born in Rumford, Maine, Apr. 6, 1840, and died Aug. 26, 1913 in Auburn, Maine.
Children of Mary Bloom Howard. and Eliphalet Hopkins Hutchins were:
Louisa Mae8 Hutchins, b. Apr. 20, 1868 Rumford, Maine.
Marion Elfie Hutchins, b. June 8, 1878.
Drury Howard, b. Jan. 7, 1843 Livermore, Maine; d. Nov. 7, 1924 Jacksonville, Florida; married Jan. 1, 1882 Celia Etta Tibbetts (b. 1863 Wells Beach, Maine, and daughter of Jonathan and Hannah Tibbetts). Drury served as a soldier in the Civil War (private, Company I, 23rd Maine Infantry Regiment).
Children of Drury Howard and Celia Tibbetts Howard were:
Alice May8 Howard, b. Mar. 4, 1884 Woodland, Aroostook Co., Maine.
Alta Maybel Howard, b. May 24, 1888.
Ella W. Howard, b. May 7, 1889 Woodland, Aroostook Co., Maine.
Fern Juanita, b. Nov. 28, 1900 Woodland, Aroostook Co., Maine.
Thomas Simeon Howard, b. 1845; d. Apr. 24, 1933 Woodland, Maine. Thomas Simeon Howard married (1st) in Caribou, Maine, Nov. 12, 1873 Laura Bickford Farnham (b. Aug. 11, 1853; d. Nov. 25, 1874 Caribou, Maine; daughter of Haskell and Jane Bickford Farnham of Sedgwick, Maine).
Child of Thomas Simeon Howard and Laura Bickford Farnham Howard were:
John Farnham8 Howard, b. Oct. 28, 1874 Caribou, Aroostook Co., Maine; married Annie Mariner of Mount Chase, Maine.
Thomas Simeon Howard married (2nd) in Fort Fairfield, Maine, July 12, 1879 Deborah Bickford Loud (b. Jul. 1844 Plymouth, Maine; d. May 1890 Dixmont, Maine; the second marriage for both (Thomas Simeon Howard’s first wife, Laura Bickford Farnham, died during their marriage, and Deborah Bickford Loud had married a cousin, Cornelius Bickford, who died. Deborah then took back her maiden name of Loud). (Thomas Simeon Howard’s first two wives were both Bickfords, traceable back to the first John Bickford who was born in 1605 in Devon, England, and who settled in Dover, New Hampshire.) Deborah was the daughter of Joshua and Sabrina Bickford Loud); divorced.
Children of Thomas Simeon Howard and Deborah Bickford Loud Howard, all born in Woodland, Maine, were:
Joel Wilson8 Howard, b. May 6, 1881; d. Apr. 2, 1965 Milo, Maine; buried in Milo, Maine.
Laura Jessie Howard, b. Oct. 12, 1883; d. Oct. 25, 1885 Woodland, Maine.
Perley Thomas Howard, b. Feb. 21, 1884; d. ___.
Herman Harry Howard, b. Nov. 18, 1886; d. ___.
Thomas Simeon Howard married (3rd) in Woodstock, New Brunswick, Mar. 30, 1894 Alice Lilly Crane (b. Apr. 22, 1870 Bath, New Brunswick; d. __; daughter of Solomon and Margaret Annie Sparks Craine)
Children of Thomas Simeon Howard and Alice Lilly Crane Howard, all born in Woodland, Maine were:
Mary Belle Howard, b. Feb. 20, 1895; married Angus McKay. Had farm in Perham, Maine.
Harold Oliver Howard, b. May 28, 1898; married Gladys Sadie Curtis.
Willis Woodgery Howard, b. Oct. 8, 1901; d. ___.
Ella Bigelow Howard, b. Dec. 21, 1908; d. ___.
John Bryant (twin) Howard, b. Aug. 18, 1845; d. in Dalton, New Hampshire May 9, 1873.
Huldah Bryant Howard, b. Oct. 11, 1847; schoolteacher; d. Dec. 14, 1865 Livermore, Maine.