William Sedgewick Howlett, Sr.

Male 1895 - 1960  (64 years)


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  • Name William Sedgewick Howlett  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 25 Jun 1895  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Apr 1960  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Pulaski, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Person ID I6351  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Sedgewick Arthur Howlett,   b. 18 Aug 1863, Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1926, Sandy Creek, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ina E. Miller,   b. 2 Aug 1872, Cassville, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1934, Clayville, Oneida, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 20 Oct 1891  Utica, Oneida, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Lillian Lillie Ettie Bush,   b. 26 Sep 1905, Osceola, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1980, House of the Good Samaritan Hospital, Watertown, Jefferson, New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1923  Pulski, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015 Watertown Daily Times - Charles and Marianne Howlett, 60 years - ADAMS CENTER - Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Howlett, 15940 County Route 76, observed their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 25. Mr. Howlett, son of the late William S. and Lilli E. Bush Howlett, and Marianne DePardo, daughter of the late William DePardo and Anne DeMarco, were married Sept. 25, 1955, in Holy Rosary Church, Lawrence, Mass. Honor attendants were John Hotelling, Lindenhurst, cousin of the bridegroom, and Angelina Waitkewich, Methuen, Mass., sister of the bride. Mr. Howlett is a 1949 graduate of Pulaski Central School and served in the Army Security Agency from 1952 to 1956. In 1957, he graduated from Cornell University, Ithaca, receiving a bachelor of science degree in agriculture, and later received a certificate of advanced study in education from Oswego State University College. He served as a county agriculture agent in Allegany County for two years and in Jefferson County for eight years. He then taught vocational classes in Cortland and driver education for the Jefferson-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services, retiring from teaching in 1977. He worked in outside sales until retiring in 1996. Mr. Howlett is a 38-year member of the Islander Barbershop Chorus. He is also a member of the United Presbyterian Church of Sackets Harbor. He enjoys singing, gardening, history, reading, cruises and genealogy. Mrs. Howlett is a 1952 graduate of St. Mary’s Parochial School, Lawrence, and a 1955 graduate of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital School of Nursing, Brighton, Mass., receiving certification as a registered nurse. She worked in hospitals in Massachusetts and in Allegany County. In 1974, she became a special-education nurse for Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, retiring in 1999 with 25 years of service. Mrs. Howlett attends Immaculate Conception Church, Brownville, and was a member of Sweet Adelines barbershop singing group for about eight years. She enjoys gardening, reading, singing, cruises and bowling. They have two sons and a daughter-in-law, Charles II (and the late Annie), Poquoson, Va., and Steven and Sheri, Bellmont, Calif.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Marcus McCormick, Williamsburg, Va., and Nancy and Matthew Maryhugh, Brownville; seven grandchildren plus three bonus grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Carl Alton Howlett
    Married: 1x2. Charles Joseph Howlett
     3. Ronald Tanner,   b. 17 Dec 1942,   d. 31 Oct 1960, Pulaski NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)  [Foster]
    Married: 1x4. Alfred Henry Howlett,   b. 14 Aug 1925, Pulaski, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1994, Tully, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x5. Harlan John Howlett,   b. 15 Jan 1924, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 2008, Red Hook, Dutchess, New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x6. Coral Elizabeth Howlett,   b. 20 Oct 1929, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 2011, Oneida, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x7. William Sedgewick Howlett, Jr.
    Married: 1x8. Lois Emily Howlett,   b. 2 Sep 1928, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 2019  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F2011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - April 07, 1960 Pulaski Democrat - Wm. Howlett,64, Taken by Death - William S. Howlett, 64, retired rural mail carrier, died early Friday morning at the Veteran's Hospital in Syracuse, where he had been a patient since Wednesday. He had been seriously ill the past six months and in ill health for several years. Services were held Monday at 2:30 p. m. at the Pulaski Baptist Church with the Rev. Edward Vander Hey, pastor, officiating. Interment was in Pulaski Cemetery. The American Legion and Veterans of W.W. I Barracks 149 served as color guards. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Lillie Bush Howlett; five sons, Dr. Harlan Howlett of Pleasant Valley, Alfred of Tully, William of Fresno, Calif., Charles of Belmont, Carl Howlett at home, and a foster son, Ron ald Tanner, also at home; two daughters, Mrs. James (Lois) Roberts of Pulaski and Mrs. Anthony (Coral) Rinaldo of Oneida; 19 grandchildren; five brothers, Frank Howlett of Utica, Arthur of Boyes Springs, Calif., Carl of Clayville, Albert of Syracuse and Russell of Pulaski; three sisters, Mrs. Edwin (Ruth) Fort of Syracuse, Mrs. Robert (Frances) Lynch of Waterville and Miss Irma Howlett of Utica and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Howlett was born in Pulaski on June 25, 1895, the son of Cedric Arthur and Ina Miller Howlett. He lived with his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Harlan J. Howlett from the age of four years, until 14, when he was adopted by them. He was graduated from Pulaski High School in 1914 and attended Canton Agricultural College for two years. He enlisted in the U. S. Army in 1917 and was married to Miss Lillie Bush on April 12, 1923. Before entering the employ of the Pulaski Post Office as a rural letter carrier in April 14, 1930, he had been employed at the Regal Paper Co., for a few years. He retired from the post office on Oct. 1, 1958. He was a member of the Pulaski Baptist Church since boy hood and had served as a [trustee of the church. He was a charter member of Robert Edwards Post, 358, American Legion, and of the Salmon River Barracks, Veterans of World War I, in which he held various offices. He was also a member of the Oswego County Rural Letter Carriers, of which he^ «at one*.? time was president. He had lived at his late home on the Richland Road for the past 32 years.

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