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governor of Maryland , senator , army officer

John Eager Howard, American army officer, senator, governor of Maryland. member United States Senate from Maryland., 1796-1803.

Background

Howard, John Eager was born on June 4, 1752 in Baltimore County, Maryland, United States. Son of Cornelius and Ruth (Eager) Howard.

Career

Major 4th Maryland; delegate to Continental Congress, 1787-1788. General United States Army, 1803.

Membership

Member United States Senate from Maryland., 1796-1803.

Connections

Married Peggy Chew May 18, 1787.

father:
Cornelius Howard

mother:
Ruth (Eager) Howard

spouse:
Peggy Chew May 18