Howard, John Addison

Howard, John Addison

Male 1921 - 2015  (93 years)

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  • Name Howard, John Addison 
    Born 10 Aug 1921  Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 10 Apr 1930  New Trier Township, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 7 Aug 2015  [3
    Person ID I44423  Sackett | Descendants of Capt. Richard Sackett
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2017 

    Father Howard, Hubert Elmer,   b. 19 Jun 1889, Fairfield, Jefferson County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1976, Deerfield, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Edith Starr,   b. 7 Apr 1890, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1975  (Age 85 years) 
    Engagement 19 Feb 1918  Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married 16 Mar 1918  Winnebago County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 3 children 
    +1. Howard, Hubert Elmer Jr.,   b. 5 Apr 1919, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 2007, Naples, Collier County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Howard, John Addison,   b. 10 Aug 1921, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 2015  (Age 93 years)
     3. Howard, Charles Nevins,   b. 11 Nov 1925, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 2010, Carmel, Hamilton, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     
    Family ID F16280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 18 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F16286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Aug 1921 - Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Apr 1930 - New Trier Township, Cook County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 10 Apr 1930.
      1930 Census, enumerated 10 Apr 1930 at 159 Walden Rd in New Trier, Cook County, Illinois, United States

      Hubert E Howard Head M 40 Iowa
      Edith S Howard Wife F 39 Illinois
      Hubert E Howard Jr. Son M 11 Illinois
      John A Howard Son M 8 Illinois
      Charles N Howard Son M 4 Illinois
      Ruth Phillips Nurse F 24 Illinois
      Alice M Carlson Cook F 43 Illinois

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSTV-MGR : accessed 17 June 2017), Hubert E Howard, New Trier, Cook, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 2220, sheet 9A, line 5, family 174, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 503; FHL microfilm 2,340,238.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1525] Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Jun 2017.
      Name John Addison Howard
      Event Type Birth
      Event Date 10 Aug 1921
      Event Place Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States
      Registration Place , Cook, Illinois
      Gender Male
      Father's Name H L Howard
      Father's Age 32
      Father's Estimated Birth Year 1889
      Mother's Name Edith Sakett
      Mother's Age 30
      Mother's Estimated Birth Year 1891
      Certificate Number 668
      Citing this Record

      "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N73N-SPN : 18 May 2016), John Addison Howard, 10 Aug 1921; citing Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, reference/certificate 668, Cook County Courthouse, Chicago; FHL microfilm 1,308,635.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S958] Legacy, (Legacy.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Jun 2017.
      JOHN A. HOWARD, 93 ROCKFORD - John A. Howard, 93, of Rockford, died Friday, August 7, 2015. He was born August 10, 1921, in Evanston, IL; son of Hubert and Edith (Sackett) Howard. He married Janette Nobis August 11, 1951, in Davenport, IA. He earned his Bachelor's degree and Ph.D. at Northwestern University, after three years of undergraduate studies at Princeton University. He left Princeton to serve in Europe with the Army in WWII, earning two Silver Stars and two Purple Hearts and a Battlefield Commission, serving with the 745th Tank Battalion, First Infantry Division. He became President of Palos Verdes College, California, 1951. Later he served on President Eisenhower's Committee on Government Contracts. Following that year in Washington, he became President of Rockford College, and was instrumental in moving the college from its downtown location to the present campus on E. State. He served as President for seventeen years. He founded the Rockford Institute, and later was named Senior Fellow of the Howard Center for Family, Religion, and Society. He was a member Phi Beta Kappa, Rotary International, YPO, president of the Philadelphia Society member of Bohemian Club, the Mt Pelerin Society, the Farmington Trust, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Ctee on Business Overview, member of the University Club, Minocqua County Club, and former member of the Rockford Country Club. He was author of several books on religion and family values and had numerous articles published in Vital Speeches. Survived by his wife, Janette; daughters, Marie (Paul) Schroeder, Martha (John) Manning, Katie (Brian) Drerup of Rockford; son, Steve (Beth) of Rockwood, TN; grandchildren, Daniel (Megan), Michael Schroeder, Billy (Sarah) Howard, Jennifer (Mark) Williams, Ellie (Mike) Micham, Nat (Annie), Katie and Laney Bremner, and Will Drerup; and five great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his mother; father; and two brothers, Hubert and Charles. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 29, 2015, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2821 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL 61107, with Rev. William Ward officiating. The family prefers memorial contributions to The Good Samaritan Fund of Wesley Willows, 4141 N. Rockton Ave., Rockford, IL 61103, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2821 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL 61107, or The Howard Center, 934 N Main St, Rockford, IL 61103. Olson Funeral & Cremation Services is assisting the family. To share a memory or condolence, visit olsonfh.com.
      Published in Rockford Register Star from Aug. 11 to Aug. 24, 2015 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/rrstar/obituary.aspx?pid=175477058#sthash.dHz95Vdo.dpuf

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 17 Jun 2017.
      Register-Republic (Rockford, Illinois), 27 Feb 1938, p. 12

      20 Years ago . . .
      Tuesday, Feb. 19, 1918
      Mr. and Mrs. Charles T. Sackett, 1989 Harlem boulevard, announce the engagement of their daughter, Edith, to Capt. Hubert E. Howard of the 31st field artillery stationed at Camp Grant.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S1614] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Jun 2017.
      Name: Hubert Elmer Howard
      Gender: Male
      Age: 28
      Birth Date: abt 1890
      Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1918
      Marriage Place: Winnebago, Illinois, USA
      Spouse: Edith Starr Sackett
      Film Number: 001914062

      Name: Edith Starr Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Age: 27
      Birth Date: abt 1891
      Marriage Date: 16 Mar 1918
      Marriage Place: Winnebago, Illinois, USA
      Spouse: Hubert Elmer Howard
      Film Number: 001914062

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1592] Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 17 Jun 2017.
      Name Hubert Elmer Howard
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 22 Mar 1918
      Event Place Winnebago, Illinois, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 28
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1890
      Father's Name Elmer A Howard
      Mother's Name Mary Lamson
      Spouse's Name Edith Starr Sackett
      Spouse's Titles and Terms Miss
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age 27
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1891
      Spouse's Father's Name Chas E Sackett
      Spouse's Mother's Name Mary E Manny
      Page 289

      "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK9L-5S6S : 3 March 2016), Hubert Elmer Howard and Edith Starr Sackett, 22 Mar 1918; citing Winnebago, Illinois, United States, county offices, Illinois; FHL microfilm 1,914,062.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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