Re: Descendants of Epenetus b: 1717 james madison
Based on what I have that would make you my 6th cousin once removed. I have attached an image and included some of the info I have.
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Epenetus Howe, Mary Mead
Isaac Howe, Esther Crapo
Gideon Howe, Mary Jeffers
James Madison Howe, Fatima Blackmer
I have attached a copy on the 1790 census for Isaac. Recently I have gone to the Howe Cemetery at Ballston Lake. I believe Mary Mead is buried there:
Memory of Window Mary
How Who Died may 26th
1800 in the 80th Year of
I did not see the grave of Isaac or David How.
1790 Census Database - Saratoga County, New York
SURNAME GIVEN MALE OV16 U16 FEM OTH SLAVES TOWN
How,David 1 2 3 0 0Ballstown
How,Irenus 1 0 2 0 0Ballstown
How,Isaac 1 2 3 0 0Ballstown
How,Jesse 1 1 4 0 0Ballstown
Name: Isaac HOWE
Birth: 17 OCT 1742 in Stamford, Fairfield Co, Connecticut
Death: 3 OCT 1795 in Ballston, Saratoga Co, New York
Father: Epenetus HOWE b: 1717 in Stamford, Fairfield Co, Connecticut
Mother: Mary MEAD
Marriage 1 Esther CRAPO b: 5 AUG 1755
Married: 30 JUN 1782 in Ballston, Saratoga Co, New York
1. Gideon HOWE b: 6 AUG 1786 in Ballston, Saratoga Co, New York
The Crapo name has a lot of history to it. Below is the will of Seth Crapo. Esther Crapo was his daughter.
viii. SAMUEL CRAPO, b. December 11, 1773.
Thewill of Seth Crapo
I bequeth to my daughter Esther, the wife Issac How 5
To my daughter Eunice, wife of David How 5 shillings.
To son Thomas Crapo 5 shillings
To son Hezekiah Crapo 5 shillings
To Son Samuel the homestead where I now live and unto my five children
Esther How wife of Issac
Eunice How wife of David
Seth - Thomas and Hezekiah and their heirs all the rest. It is my will that my loving wife Abigail shall live and be maintained by my son Samuel out of that part of my estate which I have given and bequeathed to him. My son Seth shall be appointed my executor.
dated Nov l0, 1810 Witnesses Beriah Palmer, John Thurston, Jonas Crane.
Inventory of Seth Crrapo 1810. Copied from Surrogates Office Saratoga Springs.
1 chest of Drawer 14.10
1 coffee pot .16
1 collander .26
1 pepper box .03
1 candle stick .15
1 pewter plate .50
1 frying pan .40
1 teakettle .80
1 bail to pail .10
Looking Glass .30
1 pair linen shirts .12
1 pair trousers .30
1 pair briohes .16
coat & Jacket 2.10
4 1-2 yds cloth 2.50
bed blanket 1.16
pair of woolen sheets 1.60
8 pillow cases l.00
Note to the amount 38 pounds 14 shillingswas executed Dec. 29, 1798 given by Hezekiah Crapo.
An account against David How $32.11
An account against Nathan Holish $10.58
An account against Thomas Crapo $21.42
An account against Esther How $1.50
An account against Samuel Crapo $1.68
Ballston Dec. 4, 1810
May 11, 1811