He was married
to Mary Woodward Govane in Oct 1798 in , Anne Arundel Co., MD.
Mary Woodward Govane(1) was
born in 1776 in , , MD. She died on 1 Nov 1844 in Baltimore, Baltimore Co.,
MD. James Govane Howard and Mary Woodward Govane had the following children:
1969 i. Mary Woodward Howard(1) was born in 1802.
+1970 ii. William Govane Howard.
1971 iii. Phillip R Howard(1) was born in 1808.
+1972 iv. Sophia Howard.
+1973 v. Sarah H. Howard.