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Ben  Howard 

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Simeon Daniel Howard Jr.
12/11/1843 - 1/8/1919

Mary 'Polly' Brown
1/1837 - 1909
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Ben Howard
1872 - 1879
Ben Howard was born about 1872 in Calhoun County, Georgia and died about 1879 in Calhoun County, Georgia. Dates for birth and death are estimated. He lived to be about 7 years old.

He doesn't appear in the census reports. In the 1900 census Sim and Polly state they had one child who passed way.
Census1/1/1900 Columbia AL (Henry County) 21 yrs after death 
#176 -Sim Howard (age 53,March 1847, AL), Mary B. Howard (63,Jan.1837, GA), Grandson -Simmey Crawford (17,July 1882, GA), grandson-Henry D. Crawford (15, Dec.1884 GA), gran-daughter-Berta J. Crawford (13, Aug.1886, GA), grandson-James E. Crawford (11,Apr. 1889, GA), sister-n-law-Caliley Sheffield (61, Dec. 1838, GA). Sim and Mary have been married 30 years and had one child that is not living. Sim is a farmer. James,Bertha and Henry attend school. Caliley is a widow with no children.  

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3 1875 Oconee County formed.
5 1877 Edison invents the phonograph permitting music and voices to be recorded and replayed.
7 1879 Edison invents the electric light bulb.
3 1875 Tennessee enacts Jim Crow law.
4 1876 The National League of Baseball is founded

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