Amos Davis Howle was the partner of William Foster Mellon in the Howle-Mellon Hardware business.He was the son of Thomas Alexander Howle and Flora Caroline Cooper of Oxford, Alabama. Amos was born May 22, 1888 in Oxford, Alabama and died October 12, 1918 WWI.He is buried at Oxford Memorial Gardens, Oxford, Alabama.
Source: Sara M. Johnson (dau of William Foster Mellon) Date: December 22, 2009
WWI Draft Card Registration Tallapoosa County, Alabama Date: 6/5/1917
Amos Davis Howle Dadeville, AL DOB: 5/22/1888 Age: 29 Born: Oxford, Alabama Occupation: Hardware merchant Employer: Self Address: Dadeville, Alabama Single Med, stout, light blue (eyes), light brown (hair)