Place and Date of Birth:

1830

Place and Date of Death:

1899 Aug 13

Site:

St. Michael
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Monumental Inscription

To the Glory of God
and to the cherished memory of
JOHN SIMPSON HOWELL
who died at Erdiston on the thirteenth August 1899
in the sixty ninth year of his age
For the long period of thirty nine years (1860 - 1899)
he had faithfully and efficiently filled
the high and honourable position of
Colonial Treasurer of this Island
The memorial is erected by his many
friends as a tribute to his public usefulness
and his private worth
"The memory of the just
is blessed"