Joseph Howland was born circa 1640 in Kingston, Plymouth County, Massachusetts to John Howland (1592-1672) and Elizabeth Tilley (1607-1687) and died 1704 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Southworth (1647-) 7 December 1644 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.



JOSEPH, 7th known child of John & Elizabeth (Tilley) Howland, was born say 1640.

For what it's worth, says: Family Data Collection - Individual Record NParents: John Howland, Elizabeth Tilley Birth Place: Kingston Plymouth, Rocky Nook, MA Birth Date: 24 Apr 1627 Marriage Place: Plymouth, Plymouth, MA Marriage Date: 1 Sep 1641 Death Place: Plymouth, Plymouth, MA Death Date: 1 Jan 1704

Marriage & Family

Marriage to Elizabeth Southworth

Who was the wife of Joseph Howland? I've seen 3 different women listed.

Joseph married at Plymouth 7 December 1664 Elizabeth Southworth, daughter of THOMAS SOUTHWORTH.


Offspring of Joseph Howland and Elizabeth Southworth (1647-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Lydia Howland (1665-) 1665 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Joseph Jenkins (1669-1734)
Thomas Howland (c1666-1739) 2 December 1665 Plymouth Colony, Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 2 December 1739 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Joanna Cole (c1670-1760)
Mercy Howland (1666-1721)
James Howland (1669-1703)
Nathaniel Howland (1670-1746) 1670 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 29 December 1746 Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Martha Cole (1672-1718) Martha Cole (1672-1718) Abigail Churchill (1680-1726)
Elizabeth Howland (1673-1724)
Lydia Howland (1674-1739)
Mary Howland (1675-)
Mary Howland (1680-)
Joseph Howland (1684-1689)
Sarah Howland (1687-1703)
Benjamin Howland (1689-1689)
Joseph Howland (1691-)


Research Notes

This marriage references is incorrect and unsubstantiated: John Howland Jr, md to Mary Lee in 1651. (It is impossible for Joseph to be married at Age 11.)



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