Jerusha Houghton

F, #20701, b. 23 September 1782, d. 5 October 1864

Biography

     Jerusha Houghton was born on Sep 23, 1782 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 67 in 1850 census. She married William Whitford. Jerusha Houghton died on Oct 5, 1864. She was buried at Laurens, Otsego Co., NY, USA.

Family

William Whitford b. 1 Jan 1771, d. 21 Mar 1848
Marriage*She married William Whitford
Children
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

Elijah Houghton

M, #20702, b. 31 December 1784, d. 3 March 1792

Biography

     Elijah Houghton was born on Dec 31, 1784 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA. He died on Mar 3, 1792 at Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, ae. 7 y 2 m 3 d. He was buried at Old North Burying Ground, Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, "...in his 8th year of his age."
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

Jonas M. Houghton

M, #20703, b. 19 February 1787, d. 6 September 1865

Biography

     Jonas M. Houghton was born on Feb 19, 1787 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 63 in 1850 census; age 68, VT, in 1855 census; RWG: 19 feb 178?; 1865 Census: aged 77; Taylor: 19 Feb 1787; 1880 census of son Martin gives NY as bp. He married Hannah Cass in Sep 22, 1808 at Maryland, NY, USA. Jonas M. Houghton appeared in the census of 1810 of Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA 2 Total: 00100-00100; 1 male 16-25//1 female 16-25. He was in military service in 1812 in NY, USA, in the War of 1812, 16th Regiment (Stranahan's), NY Militia and 18th Regiment (Dobbin's) NY Militia; Capt. Stephen Clarke's and Capt. Joseph McClure's Co's; a private. He appeared in the census of 1820 of Maryland, Otsego, NY, USA 6 Individuals: 3 male 0-10, 1 male 26-45;
1 female 0-10, 1 female 26-45; (6 males, 4 females.) He appeared in the census of 1830 of Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA 10 Total: 1 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 2 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 male 40 to 50 (1781-1790), 1 male 70 to 80 (1751-1760)// 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800), 1 female 40 to 50 (1781-1790), 1 female 70 to 80 (1751-1760.) He appeared in the census of 1840 of Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA 3 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 50 to 60 (1780-1789) // 1 female 50 to 60 (1780-1789.) He and Hannah Cass appeared in the census of Aug 9, 1850 of Maryland, Otsego, NY, USA Jonas, age 63, VT; Hannah, 61, NH; and John L. Weaver, 9, NY. Jonas M. Houghton and Hannah Cass appeared in the 1855 census of 1855 of Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA age 68, farmer. Jonas M. Houghton and Hannah Cass appeared in the census of 1860 of Maryland, Otsego, NY, USA Jonas, age 73, a farmer, VT, property $400-50; Hannah, 72. Jonas M. Houghton died on Sep 6, 1865 at Davenport, Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 79 y (Oneonta Herald: Aug 6, 1865.)

Family

Hannah Cass b. c 1789, d. a 1871
Marriage*He married Hannah Cass in Sep 22, 1808 at Maryland, NY, USA
Children
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

Betsey Houghton

F, #20704, b. 1 May 1789, d. before 1851

Biography

     Betsey Houghton was born on May 1, 1789 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA. She married William Wellman Gen. chart of Joel Houghton. Betsey Houghton died before 1851.

Family

William Wellman
Marriage*She married William Wellman Gen. chart of Joel Houghton. 
Children
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

Joel Houghton

M, #20705, b. 14 July 1792

Biography

     Joel Houghton was born on Jul 14, 1792 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 58 in 1850 census; age 63 in 1855 census; age 68 in 1860 census; age 78 in 1870 census; RWG: 19 Jul. He married Amy (?) Joel Houghton appeared in the census of 1830 of Whitestown, Oneida Co., NY, USA a Joel Houghton: 6 Total: 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800)// 1 female 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 1 female 40 to 50 (1781-1790.) He appeared in the census of 1840 of Ogden, Monroe Co., NY, USA Joel Hougton: Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49 (1791-1800):     1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5 (1835-1840):     1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19 (1821-1825):     1
Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59 (1781-1790):     1
Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade:     1
Total Free White Persons:     4. Notable Houghton: CJV: Have genealogy chart in Joel's hand listing John of Lancaster down to himself, based on chart by Fisher M. Rice of Walpole in May, 1847. Notable Houghton: The first reports of a mechanical dishwashing device are of an 1850 patent by Joel Houghton of a hand-powered device. It was made of wood and required you to hand-turn a wheel that caused water to splash on the dishes. The first practical dishwasher was invented by Josephine Cochran in 1886. in 1850. He and Amy (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Ogden, Monroe Co., NY, USA age 58, a grain cradle maker, b. VT; 3 houses from home of Abner & Mary Ring, where Ruth Ann Houghton, wife of Reuben B. Houghton, is listed with her children; and next door to daughter Ruth Ann Baldwin. Notable Houghton: 1850 patent for mechanical dishwasher in 1850. Joel Houghton and Amy (?) appeared in the 1855 census of 1855 of Ogden, Monroe Co., NY, USA age 63, mechanic; and grandchild Mary Spencer, 16. Joel Houghton and Amy (?) appeared in the census of 1860 of Ogden, Monroe Co., NY, USA age 68, grain cradle manufacturer. Joel Houghton and Amy (?) appeared in the census of 1870 of Ogden, Monroe Co., NY, USA age 78, a grain cradle maker, property $1500-500; and Martha Baldwin, 19, NY.

Family

Amy (?) b. c 1789
Marriage*Joel Houghton married Amy (?) 
Children
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

Unice Houghton

F, #20706, b. 5 November 1795, d. before 1851

Biography

     Unice Houghton was born on Nov 5, 1795 in Putney, Windham Co., VT, USA, Unice. She died before 1851.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 28 May 1750, d. 28 May 1835
Mother*Hadassah Houghton b. 19 Apr 1753, d. 19 Feb 1837

William Whitford

M, #20707, b. 1 January 1771, d. 21 March 1848

Biography

     William Whitford was born on Jan 1, 1771 in RI, USA, DD calc : 31 Dec 1782; 2nd gs gives Jan 1, 1771; Ancestry.Com: Petersburg, Rensselear Cty., NY. He married Jerusha Houghton, daughter of Ebenezer Houghton and Hadassah Houghton. William Whitford died on Mar 21, 1848. He was buried at Otsego Co., NY, USA, "William Whitford Died March 21, 1848, Aged 65 years, 2 mo. & 21 days."

Family

Jerusha Houghton b. 23 Sep 1782, d. 5 Oct 1864
Marriage*He married Jerusha Houghton, daughter of Ebenezer Houghton and Hadassah Houghton
Children

Polly Carlton

F, #20708, b. 23 January 1767, d. 19 January 1857

Biography

     Polly Carlton was born on Jan 23, 1767 in NH, USA, dd calc; Weis: 1768; age 82 in 1850 census. She married Ephraim Houghton, son of Nathaniel Houghton and Mary Richardson, in Nov 16, 1794 at Rindge, NH, USA, Pension: Rindge, NH; MLM: at Sterling, MA. Polly Carlton and Nathaniel Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Corinth, Saratoga Co., NY, USA age 82, none. Polly Carlton died on Jan 19, 1857 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, wid of Ephraim, a. 89 y 11 m 27 d.

Family

Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
MarriageShe married Ephraim Houghton, son of Nathaniel Houghton and Mary Richardson, in Nov 16, 1794 at Rindge, NH, USA, Pension: Rindge, NH; MLM: at Sterling, MA. 
Children

Polly Houghton

F, #20709, b. 16 April 1787, d. 2 June 1874

Biography

     Polly Houghton was born on Apr 16, 1787 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin; RWG: 10 Apr; gravestone: 1787. She married John Parker Jenkins in Sep 7, 1806 at Shirley, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Polly Houghton married Samuel Blodgett in after 1840. Polly Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Hadley, Saratoga Co., NY, USA Polly Blodget, head of household; next to Jinkins (with granddaughter Maryett Loveless.) She appeared in the census of 1860 of Hadley, Saratoga Co., NY, USA age 70, living alone, next to the Jinkins. She died on Jun 2, 1874 at Hadley, Saratoga Co., NY, USA, age 87 years. She was and John Parker Jenkins were buried at Free-Will Baptist Church Cemetery, Hadley, Saratoga Co., NY, USA.

Family 1

John Parker Jenkins b. 29 Jan 1782, d. 22 Jun 1839
Marriage*Polly Houghton married John Parker Jenkins in Sep 7, 1806 at Shirley, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Samuel Blodgett b. 25 Sep 1774, d. 4 Jul 1849
Marriage*Polly Houghton married Samuel Blodgett in after 1840. 
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Prudence House d. a 29 Jul 1791

Prudence Houghton

F, #20710, b. 16 April 1787, d. 15 March 1828

Biography

     Prudence Houghton was born on Apr 16, 1787 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record; RWG: 10 Apr. She died on Mar 15, 1828 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Ebenezer Rugg b. 14 Jul 1785, d. 14 Jun 1829
Children
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Prudence House d. a 29 Jul 1791

Samuel Blodgett

M, #20711, b. 25 September 1774, d. 4 July 1849

Biography

     Samuel Blodgett was born on Sep 25, 1774. He married Polly Houghton, daughter of Ephraim Houghton and Prudence House, in after 1840. Samuel Blodgett died on Jul 4, 1849.

Family

Polly Houghton b. 16 Apr 1787, d. 2 Jun 1874
Marriage*He married Polly Houghton, daughter of Ephraim Houghton and Prudence House, in after 1840. 

Rebekkah Houghton

F, #20712, b. 15 October 1789

Biography

     Rebekkah Houghton was born on Oct 15, 1789 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record; RWG: 13 Oct.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Prudence House d. a 29 Jul 1791

Dorithy Houghton

F, #20713, b. 29 July 1791, d. 28 October 1791

Biography

     Dorithy Houghton was born on Jul 29, 1791 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record; RWG: 27 Jul & died Nov. same year. She died on Oct 28, 1791 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Prudence House d. a 29 Jul 1791

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #20714, b. 19 August 1795, d. 5 June 1873

Biography

     Elizabeth Houghton was born on Aug 19, 1795 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record. She married John Rugg in Oct 18, 1818 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2 per MLM; MLM: Oct. 18, 1819. Elizabeth Houghton died on Jun 5, 1873 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

John Rugg b. 15 Jul 1789, d. 1854
Marriage*She married John Rugg in Oct 18, 1818 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2 per MLM; MLM: Oct. 18, 1819. 
Children
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

John Rugg

M, #20715, b. 15 July 1789, d. 1854

Biography

     John Rugg was born on Jul 15, 1789. He married an unknown person Betsy Snow, w/1; dau. of Moses and Betsy (Colburn) Snow of Leominster, b. Jan. 15, 1796, D. Jan. 27, 1815. He married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Ephraim Houghton and Polly Carlton, in Oct 18, 1818 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2 per MLM; MLM: Oct. 18, 1819. John Rugg died in 1854 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Elizabeth Houghton b. 19 Aug 1795, d. 5 Jun 1873
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Ephraim Houghton and Polly Carlton, in Oct 18, 1818 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2 per MLM; MLM: Oct. 18, 1819. 
Children

Eunice Houghton

F, #20716, b. 20 September 1797

Biography

     Eunice Houghton was born on Sep 20, 1797 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record & Sterling VRs.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

Ephraim Houghton

M, #20717, b. 8 February 1800

Biography

     Ephraim Houghton was born on Feb 8, 1800 in Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, In Pension Record & Sterling VRs.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

Sally Houghton

F, #20718, b. 5 August 1803, d. 13 April 1872

Biography

     Sally Houghton was born on Aug 5, 1803 in Rindge, NH, USA, In Pension Record; Rev. Pension: 21 Aug 1804. She married William Hale Derby in Feb 3, 1831 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Sally Houghton died on Apr 13, 1872 at Leominster, MA, USA. She was and William Hale Derby were buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Leominster, MA, USA.

Family

William Hale Derby b. 31 May 1802, d. 15 Apr 1870
Marriage*Sally Houghton married William Hale Derby in Feb 3, 1831 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

David R. Houghton

M, #20719, b. 1806?

Biography

     David R. Houghton was born in 1806? In Pension Record; illegible date; listed after sister Sally.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

Augustus E. Houghton

M, #20720, b. 24 October 1808

Biography

     Augustus E. Houghton was born on Oct 24, 1808 In Pension Record; age 41 in 1850 census; age 48, MA, in 1860 census; age 59 in 1870 census; 1910 census of son Herbert gives MA. He married Harriett M. (?) Augustus E. Houghton and Harriett M. (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 41, a laborer; also Joseph and Nancy A. Leavitt, 27 and 23, and Parmelia W. Conant, 65, NH. Augustus E. Houghton married Louisa Kelton. Augustus E. Houghton and Louisa Kelton appeared in the census of 1860 of Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 48, a teamster, property $900-150; Louisa, property $600-150. Augustus E. Houghton and Louisa Kelton appeared in the census of 1870 of Milford, Hillsborough Co., NH, USA age 59, a farm laborer, property $400-100. Augustus E. Houghton died at Milford, MA, USA, History of Ashburnham, Massachusetts.

Family 1

Harriett M. (?) b. c 1816
Marriage*He married Harriett M. (?) 
Child

Family 2

Louisa Kelton b. 18 Jul 1815
Marriage*Augustus E. Houghton married Louisa Kelton
Child
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

Nathaniel Houghton

M, #20721, b. 17 September 1811

Biography

     Nathaniel Houghton was born on Sep 17, 1811 in Rindge, NH, USA, In Pension Record; age 39 in 1850 census. He and Polly Carlton appeared in the census of 1850 of Corinth, Saratoga Co., NY, USA age 82, none.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

Emma M. Houghton

F, #20722, b. 13 September 1814

Biography

     Emma M. Houghton was born on Sep 13, 1814 in Rindge, NH, USA, In Pension Record; age 35 in 1850 census. She married William S. Hale in Dec 5, 1839 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Emma M. Houghton and William S. Hale appeared in the census of 1850 of Leominster, MA, USA age 34, comb maker; and grandmother Augusta M. Hale.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. 28 Mar 1761, d. 6 Jul 1836
Mother*Polly Carlton b. 23 Jan 1767, d. 19 Jan 1857

William Houghton

M, #20723, b. 5 April 1802, d. 15 December 1889

Biography

     William Houghton was born on Apr 5, 1802 in Bakersfield, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 49 in 1850 census; age 58 in 1860 census; age 68 in 1870 census; MLM: c 1794, Rockingham, VT. He married Orilla Elmira Cornish in Sep 17, 1829 at La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA, Orilla was first woman to marry in La Grange, WI. William Houghton appeared in the census of 1830 of Bakersfield, Franklin Co., VT, USA 8 Total: 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 2 male 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 1 male 70 to 80 (1751-1760) // 2 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800), 1 female 60 to 70 (1761-1770.) He appeared in the census of 1840 of Elkhorn, Walworth Co., WI, USA 9 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 2 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 2 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809.) He and Orilla Elmira Cornish appeared in the census of 1850 of La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA age 49, farmer; all children given with surname Howton. William Houghton married Clarissa (?) William Houghton and Clarissa (?) appeared in the census of 1860 of La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA age 58, farmer; property $4400-2000. William Houghton and Clarissa (?) appeared in the census of 1870 of La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA age 68, a farmer, property $5000-300. William Houghton and Clarissa (?) appeared in the census of 1880 of La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA age 78, lives without work, next door to son Horace. William Houghton died on Dec 15, 1889 at La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA, Dec 16 on GS. He was buried at Round Prairie Cemetery, La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA.

Family 1

Orilla Elmira Cornish b. 23 Apr 1809, d. 15 Sep 1853
Marriage*He married Orilla Elmira Cornish in Sep 17, 1829 at La Grange, Walworth Co., WI, USA, Orilla was first woman to marry in La Grange, WI. 
Children

Family 2

Clarissa (?) b. c 1822
Marriage*William Houghton married Clarissa (?) 
Father*Jonas Houghton b. 5 Aug 1760, d. 9 Dec 1835
Mother*Phebe Rixford b. c 18 Jan 1763, d. 26 Feb 1856

Luther Mower

M, #20724, b. 1793, d. 5 August 1850

Biography

     Luther Mower was born in 1793 in Greene, ME, USA, age 56 in 1850 census. He was in military service between in 1812. He married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Sarah Cook, in circa 1816. Luther Mower and Elizabeth Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Fairlee, Orange Co., VT, USA age 56, farmer. Luther Mower died on Aug 5, 1850 at Fairlee, VT, USA. He was and Elizabeth Houghton were buried at Fairlee, VT, USA.

Family

Elizabeth Houghton b. c 1797
Marriage*Luther Mower married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Sarah Cook, in circa 1816. 
Children

(?) Fulton

M, #20725

Biography

     (?) Fulton married Elvira Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Sarah Cook.

Family

Elvira Houghton b. 1 Jun 1805
Marriage*(?) Fulton married Elvira Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Sarah Cook

Elizabeth Pitcher

F, #20726, b. 1767, d. 19 February 1842

Biography

     Elizabeth Pitcher was born in 1767 in NY, USA, Mary Houghton Losey's death record and 1880 census stated her mother was born in CT; Martin: 1757. She married Shevah Houghton, son of Simeon Houghton and Jerusha Taylor, in Apr 21, 1785 at Westfield, Hampden Co., MA, USA, First Church. Elizabeth Pitcher died on Feb 19, 1842 at Palmyra, Wayne Co., NY, USA, probate file #00192.

Family

Shevah Houghton b. 1 May 1755, d. 8 Feb 1842
Marriage*She married Shevah Houghton, son of Simeon Houghton and Jerusha Taylor, in Apr 21, 1785 at Westfield, Hampden Co., MA, USA, First Church. 
Children

Poena Houghton

F, #20727

Biography

     Poena Houghton was born. She married David Sherman.

Family

David Sherman
Marriage*Poena Houghton married David Sherman
Father*Shevah Houghton b. 1 May 1755, d. 8 Feb 1842
Mother*Elizabeth Pitcher b. 1767, d. 19 Feb 1842

David Sherman

M, #20728

Biography

     David Sherman married Poena Houghton, daughter of Shevah Houghton and Elizabeth Pitcher.

Family

Poena Houghton
Marriage*David Sherman married Poena Houghton, daughter of Shevah Houghton and Elizabeth Pitcher

Esther Houghton

F, #20729

Biography

     Esther Houghton was born. She married John White.

Family

John White
Marriage*Esther Houghton married John White
Father*Shevah Houghton b. 1 May 1755, d. 8 Feb 1842
Mother*Elizabeth Pitcher b. 1767, d. 19 Feb 1842

John White

M, #20730

Biography

     John White married Esther Houghton, daughter of Shevah Houghton and Elizabeth Pitcher.

Family

Esther Houghton
Marriage*John White married Esther Houghton, daughter of Shevah Houghton and Elizabeth Pitcher