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John Arthur Howard 

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Lewis J. Nix
12/1862 - 9/1/1920

Sina "Sinnie" Myrtle Howard
4/20/1878 - 2/20/1954
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John Arthur Howard
5/24/1900 - 8/11/1926
John Arthur Howard was born on May 24, 1900 in Calhoun County, Georgia and died on August 11, 1926 in Terrell Co., Georgia. He lived to be 26 years old.

Census1/9/1920 District 1304 GA (Calhoun County) 19 yrs old 
5-4, 5-5 - Siney Howard (age42), Arthur Howard (18), Bessie Howard (17), James Howard (13), Dennis Howard (10), Cooney Howard (6)& Josie Howard (1 7mo.).They were all born in GA, a were their parents. They are farm laborers ecept Dennis, Conney and Josie. 
Land Deed3/19/1920 GA (Calhoun County) 19 yrs old 
On March 19, 1920 Sina and son John Arthur Howard purchase land from L. J. Nix for $1000. 60 acres of the north side of lot #110 in the 3rd district of Calhoun County,GA  
Death Certificate8/11/1926 GA (Terrell County) 26 yrs old 
Name: John A. Howard; Birth Date: 24 May 1900; Birth Place: Calhoun County, Georgia; Death Date: 11 Aug 1926; Death Place: Terrell; Death Age: 25; Race: White; Ethnicity: American; Gender: Male; Father Name: L. J. Nix; Mother Name: Sennie Roberts; FHL Film Number: 2364180 

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5 1905 Crisp, Grady, Jenkins, Tift, Davis, Stephens, Toombs, Turner, and Ben Hill Counties formed.
12 1912 Forsyth, Bleckley, and Wheeler Counties formed.
14 1914 Barrow, Candler, Bacon, and Evans Counties are formed.
17 1917 Atkinson and Treutlen Counties are formed.
20 1920 Seminole, Lanier, Brantley, Long, and Lamar Counties are formed.
24 1924 Peach County is formed.
1 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
2 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
3 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
4 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
6 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
6 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
6 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
12 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
13 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
14 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
23 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
23 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
24 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
26 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
8 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
12 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
13 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
17 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
19 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
9 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
10 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
9 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
14 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.
17 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
19 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
20 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
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