Caswell County Genealogy
 

Neal, William Howard

Male 1862 - 1923  (61 years)


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  • Name Neal, William Howard  [1
    Born 21 Aug 1862  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Death 1923  [1
    Reference Number 23541 
    Died 28 Sep 1923  Danville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Moons Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23084  Caswell County
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 

    Father Neal, John T.,   b. 30 Mar 1838,   d. 25 Jun 1864  (Age 26 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Howard, Lucy Ann,   b. 1835,   d. 25 Aug 1862  (Age 27 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 11 Dec 1859  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 296027 
    Family ID F10022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hodges, Alma W.,   b. 23 Feb 1880,   d. 1976  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1898  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 196766 
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F8306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Aug 1862 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Feb 1898 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Sep 1923 - Danville, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moons Creek Primitive Baptist Church, Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John T. Neal was born 20 Mar 1838 and died 25 Jun 1864. He married Lucy A. Howard on 11 Dec 1859 in Caswell Co., NC. Lucy was born in 1835 and died 25 Aug 1862 when her 2nd child was born. The children of John and Lucy are Mary Susan Neal (17 Nov 1861 - 05 Jul 1935) and William Howard Neal (21 Aug 1862 - 28 Sep 1923). Mary Susan Neal married John B. Powell in Caswell Co. on 29 Apr 1878. He was the son of M. J. Powell and Susan. Susan Neal Powell is buried in Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery. William Howard Neal married Alma W. Hodges in Caswell Co. on 23 Feb 1898. She was the daughter of J. T Hodges and Mattie [Price]. Wm. H. Neal is buried in Moon Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

      The will of William Howard Neal was recorded on 4 October 1923 in Caswell County, North Carolina (WB C, p. 559). It is dated 9 May 1914 and names his wife Alma E. Neal as sole devisee.

      Source: The Beaver Pond Neals of Virginia, Carl B. Neal (1965).
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      W. Howard Neal Died Early Today: The death occurred at 2:30 o'clock this morning of W. Howard Neal at his home on East Stokes Street where he had been since his discharge from the General Hospital. Mr. Neal, who was born in Caswell County, N. C., was 61 years old and was brought here several weeks ago for treatment. He was found to be suffering from a complication of diseases. Mr. Neal who was well known in Caswell and Pittsylvania was married 26 years ago to Miss Alma Hodges, who survives, with one sister, Mrs. J. B. Powell, of this city. The funeral will be held on Saturday at 3 p. m. from Moon Creek Church.

      Source: The Bee (Danville, Virginia), 28 September 1923.

  • Sources 
    1. Details: The Heritage of Caswell County, North Carolina, Jeannine D. Whitlow, Editor (1985) at 284 (Article #339 "Joel Thomas Hodges" by Vivian H. Jones).