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Family of William HOWARD and Elizabeth (Betsey) METFORD

Husband: William HOWARD (1749-1795)
Wife: Elizabeth (Betsey) METFORD (1748-1825)
Children: Catherine (Kitty) HOWARD (1779-1851)
Mary HOWARD (1780-1858)
Lydia Elizabeth HOWARD (1782-1861)
William John HOWARD (1784-1807)
Frances HOWARD (1786-1834)
Robert HOWARD (1789-1831)
Marriage 2 Feb 1778 Calcutta, India
Husband William described as Inhabitant and Elizabeth named as Betsy AYRES

Husband: William HOWARD

Name: William HOWARD
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1749
Death 18 Aug 1795 (age 45-46) Calcutta, India

Wife: Elizabeth (Betsey) METFORD

Name: Elizabeth (Betsey) METFORD
Sex: Female
Father: Richard METFORD ( - )
Mother: Sarah (METFORD) ( - )
Birth 24 Feb 1748 Calcutta, India
Death 6 Sep 1825 (age 77) Calcutta, India
Will leaves her estate to her Daughter Hannah AYRES widow of John ELLERTON and includes an annuity to her sister Sarah TIVERTON of Glastonbury

Child 1: Catherine (Kitty) HOWARD

Name: Catherine (Kitty) HOWARD
Sex: Female
Spouse: George Mouat KEITH (1760-1832)
Birth 22 Feb 1779 Calcutta, India
Census 1841 (age 61-62) St George the Martyr, Middlesex
Dover Place
Living with Mary (20), ?Ironica KEITH (70) and Isabella (20)
Death Apr 1851 (age 72) Kensington, London
30 Notting Hill Square, Bayswater
Will available on Ancestry

Child 2: Mary HOWARD

Name: Mary HOWARD
Sex: Female
Spouse: George JACKSON (1758-1823)
Birth 28 Dec 1780 Calcutta, India
Baptism 24 Jan 1781 (age 0) Calcutta, Bengal, India
Residence 1829 (age 48-49) North Reston, Lincolnshire
Information from Petition of son John to join the HEIC as an Assistant Surgeon
Census 1841 (age 60-61) St George the Martyr, Middlesex
Dover Place
Living with daughter Caroline in home of sister Catherine
Census 1851 (age 70-71) Kensington, London
8 Lansdown Road
Living with daughter and Son in Law Charlotte & Richard PADDISON
Death 23 Mar 1858 (age 77) Bloomsbury, Middlesex
8 Lansdown Road
Late of 43 Queen Square, Bloomsbury. Proved by Rev George JACKSON & Howard JACKSON, both of North Reston

Child 3: Lydia Elizabeth HOWARD

Name: Lydia Elizabeth HOWARD
Sex: Female
Spouse: John BUTLER (1767-1812)
Birth 22 May 1782 Calcutta, Bengal, India
Census 1851 (age 68-69) Pembroke, Wales
Main Street
Living with son Peter and his wife Eliza. Harriett FADDY her daughter in laws sister also in residence
Census 1861 (age 78-79) Tilston Fearnall, Cheshire
Church House
Living in the home of Henry Harding and his wife Louisa Elizabeth her daughter
Death 5 Dec 1861 (age 79) Tilstone Fearnall, Cheshire

Child 4: William John HOWARD

Name: William John HOWARD
Sex: Male
Birth 8 Aug 1784
Occupation Army - Lieutenant
Death 21 Aug 1807 (age 23) Calcutta, Bengal, India

Child 5: Frances HOWARD


Frances HOWARD, 1805, age 18


Spouse: John WILLIAMS (WELSH), 1812

Name: Frances HOWARD
Sex: Female
Spouse: John WILLIAMS (WELSH) ( -1832)
Birth 6 Nov 1786 Calcutta, Bengal, India
Death 2 Jul 1834 (age 47) Southwark. London
Dover Place, Kent Road, St Georges
Burial 8 Jul 1834 Islington, London
Bunhill Fields

Child 6: Robert HOWARD

Name: Robert HOWARD
Sex: Male
Spouse: Maria WROUGHTON (1790-1845)
Birth 28 Apr 1789 Calcutta, India
Occupation Attorney at Law
Death 6 Jan 1831 (age 41) Calcutta, India

Note on Wife: Elizabeth (Betsey) METFORD

Betsey's sister was Sarah who married Isaac TIVERTON and is mentioned in the Diary of Mary HOWARD