Children of Mary Susan Elizabeth James (1810-1882) of Bedford County, Virginia and
Elijah Howell (1805-1864):
1. Isaac Jackson Howell:born circa 1829 in Bedford County, Virginia; married
Mary; died circa 1868; killed by runaway team of horses along a stake and rider fence.
2. Craven S. Howell:born April 3, 1832 in Bedford County, Virginia; married 1856
to Sphronia Tucker; died circa 1864.
3. Mary Susan Virginia Howell: born February 21, 1833 in Bedford County, Virginia;
married July 20, 1852 to John Preston Jennings; died November 24, 1921 in Appanoose
County, Iowa; buried at Fairview Cemetery, Appanoose County, Iowa.
4. James David Howell:born November 16, 1841 in Bedford County, Virginia; married
January 16, 1870 in Audrain County, Missouri to Martha A. (Bell) Denny, a widow,
daughter of James and Mary Bell; died February 26, 1927 in Davis County, Iowa near
Moulton; buried in Orleans Cemetery, Appanoose County, Iowa.
5. Emily Anna Howell:born circa 1851; married Alex Laughlin; died circa 1872.
6. Madison Van Buren Howell:married Nancy Hays; died in Moulton, Appanoose County,