Howard Lethe Penn
- Born: 12 Jan 1882, Virginia
- Marriage: Hilda K. Wall circa 1915
- Died: 6 Dec 1938, Rockingham Co., N.C. at age 56
- Buried: 8 Dec 1938, Riverview Cemetery, Madison, Rockingham Co., N. C.
Cause of his death was Aneurysm of the Aorta.
The 1930 Federal Census for Madison, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, District 11, page 164B, dated April 4, 1930 records Howard (48 - VA/NC/VA) and Hilda W. (37 - NC/NC/NC) Penn with their daughter Hilda W. Penn (14 - NC). Howard and Hilda have been married for 15 years. Also in the household are Hilda's widowed mother, Mrs. Mollie J. Wall (67 - NC/TN/Maryland) and her son John D. Wall (27 - NC) as well as Mollie's widowed sister, Lizzie Gentry (70 - NC/TN/Maryland).
The 1940 Federal Census for Madison, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, District 79-14, page 166A, dated April 5, 1940 records the widow Hilda Penn (47) and her widowed mother Mollie Wall (77) lodging in the home of the widow Mary H. K. McGehee (39).
North Carolina Death Certificate
Howard L Penn
Birth Date: 12 Jan 1882
Birth Place: Patrick, Virginia
Death Date: 6 Dec 1938
Death Location: Madison, Rockingham
Cause of Death: Aneurysm of the Aorta
Spouse's Name: Mrs Hilda Wall Penn
Father's Name: Green Penn
Mother's Name: Kate Rucker
Informant: Edgar Penn, Madison, N.C.
Howard married Hilda K. Wall circa 1915. (Hilda K. Wall was born on 20 Feb 1893 in North Carolina and died on 2 Jul 1990 in High Point, Guilford Co., NC.)