Person:Ignatius Howard (1)

  • HIgnatius Howard1725 - 1777
  • WSarah Sims1726 - 1789
m. abt. 1748
  1. John Howardabt 1749 -
  2. Thomas Howard1750 - 1853
  3. James Howard1755 - abt 1835
  4. Benjamin Howardabt 1756 - aft 1833
  5. Elizabeth Howardabt 1757 - abt 1831
  6. Robert Howardabt 1762 - 1832
  7. Henry Howard1763 - 1798
  8. Anna Howard1770 - 1840
Facts and Events
Name Ignatius Howard
Gender Male
Birth? 1725 St Mary's City, St. Mary's County, Maryland
Marriage abt. 1748 Virginiato Sarah Sims
Death? December 1777 Greenbrier County, Virginia

Ignatius Howard was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Estate Records

  • Greenbrier County, (West) Virginia Court records 1786-1789, signed by John Stuart. Deposition 15 Aug. 1786, that Sarah Howard was widow of Ignatius Howard, a soldier in Capt. Matthew Arbuckle's Co. on State Service, who died of Small Pox in 1777, that Sarah had three children.

Records in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - 1766--DELINQUENTS: Col. Smith's List: James Anderson, overcharged 1 tithable; Joseph Butcher, one; Wm. Christal, runaway, one; Igramenus Howard, not found, one; John McVay, poor, one; John Pharis, poor, one; James Blair, taylor, one; Wm. Kraun, twice charged, one; David Means, not found, one; Elisha Pepper, poor, one; James Duer, Constable, one.
  • Vol. 1 - AUGUST, 1773 (B). - Samuel Woods vs. Ignatius Howard--Debt. Writ, 19th April, 1773. Defendant gone to Greenbrier.

Records in Virginia

  • Letter 15 Nov. 1786 to B. Blair from James Henderson that Sarah Howard, about 60 years of age, was a widow with three small children, the oldest a son and two small daughters. Certificate authorizing pension approved by the Executive 15 Nov. 1786. Ct.