Searching for Nancy Smith Howell, wife of Uriah Howell. They migrated from New York, to Indiana and then to Berrien County, Michigan, where Nancy's 6th child was born in 1870 and died at 1 month old. The family then moved to Ottawa County. Nancy's next child, Eva, was born 1 Aug 1871 at Marne, Ottawa County, Michigan. Within 2-3 years of Eva's birth, her father gave her to his eldest married daughter to raise. There is no further record of Nancy. She may have died in child birth, and may be buried in the vicinity of Marne. Nancy's husband, Uriah, returned to New York and died in 1874.