HOWARD ANSON AND ADA ARILLA ROBINSON GALLOWAY
Howard Anson Galloway was born June 17, 1853 in Manvers Township, Durham County, Ontario, Canada. His parents were James and Deborah Cramle/Crumle/Plumb Galloway. Howard married Ada Arilla Robinson on May 29, 1883 in Lafayette Township, Gratiot County, Michigan. Ada's parents were Lakefield Township residents, George and Marinda Richardson Robinson. Howard's two brothers, William C. and Ira John Galloway also lived in Lakefield Township.
Howard and Ada's children were:
Ella M. Galloway was born May 25, 1885 in Richland Township, Saginaw County, Michigan. Ella married Emil Grams. She died on August 1, 1976.
Emma J. Galloway was born October 23, 1887/1889 in Richland Township, Saginaw County, Michigan. Emma died on February 1a2, 1968.
Carl L. Galloway was born December 22, 1890 in Richland Township, Saginaw County, Michigan. Carl married Nina Halstead on December 25, 1914 in Holly, Oakland County, Michigan.
Albert Laurence Galloway was born July 3, 1902 in Saginaw, Saginaw County, Michigan. Albert married Mabel Belle Agner on December 23, 1930 in Lima, Ohio.
Howard was on the Committee of Canvassing in the 1881 Lakefield Township Election.
According to the 1880 Michigan Agricultural Census, Howard owned 7 tilled acres and 33 acres of woodland or forest in Lakefield Township.
In 1920, Howard and Ada were still living in Lakefield Township.
Howard died on June 25, 1928 in Lakefield Township. Ada died on November 28, 1948. They are both buried in the Lakefield Township Cemetery.
SOURCES: 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 Lakefield Township Federal Census; Lakefield Township Records; 1880 Michigan Agricultural Census; Howard and Ada Galloway's marriage record; Ella M., Emma J., Carl L., and Albert L. Galloway's birth records; Ella M., Emma J., Carl L., and Albert L. Galloway's marriage records; Carl L. Galloway's obituary; Howard Galloway's death record and find a grave website; Lakefield Township Cemetery website.
Pioneers of Lakefield Township - Left to Right: Jacob Brown, Lawrence Dubay, Alva Hinterman, David Dubay, Mr. Harris, George Easlick, Calvin Harris; Ray Rowell standing towards the top of photo and his daughters, Mildred, Dorothy, and Carrie Rowell, sitting on the wood pile. Carry Rowell later married Fred Honaman. photo from John and Linda Honaman Johnson.
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