Howe (surname)

Howe is a surname, and may refer to:

*Andrew Howe, Italian athlete.
*Albion P. Howe, American Union Army general during the American Civil War.
*Clarence Decatur Howe prominent Canadian politician.
*Daniel Walker Howe (born 1937), American historian
*Elias Howe (1819-1867), inventor of the sewing machine
*E. W. Howe, US novelist
*Geoffrey Howe (born 1926), British politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer under Margaret Thatcher
*George Howe (1725-1758), British general in French and Indian War
*Gordie Howe (born 1928), ice hockey player
*Greg Howe, musician
*Jackie Howe (1861–1920) Australian sheep shearer
*Joseph Howe (1804-1873), Nova Scotia politician
*John Howe (1630-1705), English Puritan theologian
*John Howe (born 1957), Canadian illustrator
*Julia Ward Howe (1819-1910), US reformer
*Les Howe (1895-1976), baseball player
*Louis McHenry Howe (1871-1936), political advisor to President Franklin D. Roosevelt
*Michael Howe (1787-1818), Australian bushranger
*Neil Howe, Generationalist
*Paul Tony Howe (born 1968), British swimmer
*Richard Howe (1726-1799), British admiral in American revolution
*Samuel Gridley Howe (1801-1876), abolitionist & educator
*Steve Howe (1958-2006), baseball player
*Steve Howe, musician
*Timothy O. Howe (1816-1883), American politician
*Tina Howe (born 1937), American playwright
*William Howe (1729-1815) British general in American revolution


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