Hannah A. Chamberlain

F, #21991, b. February 1821, d. 21 January 1902

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BirthFeb, 1821NH, USA, age 32, NH, in 1850 census; age 41, NH, in 1860 census; age 64 in 1880 census; age 79 in 1900 census
Marriage BannJul 21, 1839Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageAug 3, 1839Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Medway, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Abel, W., 33, stage driver; Ama A., 32
1860 Census1860Medway, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, age 42, groom
1900 Census1900Medway, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Abel W., age 81, retired; Annah D; mar 39 y (Unclear if this is Hannah A.)
DeathJan 21, 1902Medway, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, of cancer

Family: Abel Witcomb Houghton b. 13 Dec 1815, d. 8 Feb 1902

Hannah A. Chamberlain and Abel Witcomb Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 21, 1839 Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Hannah A. Chamberlain married Abel Witcomb Houghton, son of Jacob Houghton and Sarah Whitcomb, in Aug 3, 1839 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.

Benjamin Franklin Houghton

M, #21992, b. 25 April 1825

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BirthApr 25, 1825MA, USA, age 24 in 1850 census; age 35 in 1860 census; age 45 in 1870 census; age 55 in 1880 census
Marriage BannDec 6, 1846Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageDec 20, 1847Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, B. Houghton, 24, a mason, property $3000
1860 Census1860Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 35, merchant, property $2500-$200; and Susanna Wilkins
1870 Census1870Newton, Middlesex Co., NH, USA, age 45, a retired grocer, property $10000-$1000
1870 Census1870Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 45, retail grocer, property $10,000, $10,000
1880 Census1880Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 55, a retail grocer

Family: Mary J. Wilkins b. Jan 1828

Benjamin Franklin Houghton and Mary J. Wilkins declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 6, 1846 Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Benjamin Franklin Houghton married Mary J. Wilkins in Dec 20, 1847 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.
Father*Solomon Houghton b. 7 Nov 1790, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Elizabeth Pratt b. 29 Sep 1790, d. 10 Sep 1876

Mary J. Wilkins

F, #21993, b. January 1828

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BirthJan, 1828VT, USA, age 22 in 1850 census; age 33 in 1860 census; age 42 in 1870 census; age 52, VT, in 1880 census; 1900 census: VT
Marriage BannDec 6, 1846Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageDec 20, 1847Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, B. Houghton, 24, a mason, property $3000
1860 Census1860Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 35, merchant, property $2500-$200; and Susanna Wilkins
1870 Census1870Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 45, retail grocer, property $10,000, $10,000
1870 Census1870Newton, Middlesex Co., NH, USA, age 45, a retired grocer, property $10000-$1000
1880 Census1880Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 55, a retail grocer
1900 Census1900Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 72, widow

Family: Benjamin Franklin Houghton b. 25 Apr 1825

Mary J. Wilkins and Benjamin Franklin Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 6, 1846 Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Mary J. Wilkins married Benjamin Franklin Houghton, son of Solomon Houghton and Elizabeth Pratt, in Dec 20, 1847 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #21994, b. 7 February 1822, d. 1 July 1857

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BirthFeb 7, 1822Weston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 26 in 1850 census
MarriageApr 14, 1841Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Bible: Apr 5 1841
1850 Census1850Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 30, a machinist; next door to brother in law William Houghton
DeathJul 1, 1857

Family: Capron C. Cook b. c 1819

Elizabeth Houghton married Capron C. Cook in Apr 14, 1841 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Bible: Apr 5 1841.
Father*Solomon Houghton b. 7 Nov 1790, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Elizabeth Pratt b. 29 Sep 1790, d. 10 Sep 1876

Capron C. Cook

M, #21995, b. circa 1819

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Birthcirca 1819Lyme, NH, USA, age 31, NY, in 1850 census
MarriageApr 14, 1841Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Bible: Apr 5 1841
1850 Census1850Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 30, a machinist; next door to brother in law William Houghton

Family: Elizabeth Houghton b. 7 Feb 1822, d. 1 Jul 1857

Capron C. Cook married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Solomon Houghton and Elizabeth Pratt, in Apr 14, 1841 at Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Bible: Apr 5 1841.

Ella Francis Cook

F, #21996, b. 12 August 1849

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BirthAug 12, 1849Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 1 in 1850 census
Father*Capron C. Cook b. c 1819
Mother*Elizabeth Houghton b. 7 Feb 1822, d. 1 Jul 1857

Laura E. Cook

F, #21997, b. 23 August 1843

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BirthAug 23, 1843Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 7 in 1850 census
Father*Capron C. Cook b. c 1819
Mother*Elizabeth Houghton b. 7 Feb 1822, d. 1 Jul 1857

Nathan Wilbur Craft

M, #21998, b. 7 June 1847

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BirthJun 7, 1847Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Father*Nathan Craft b. 31 Jul 1811
Mother*Serena Houghton b. 3 Feb 1813, d. 25 Dec 1891

Ann Elisebeth Craft

F, #21999, b. 4 August 1839

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BirthAug 4, 1839Needham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA
Father*Nathan Craft b. 31 Jul 1811
Mother*Serena Houghton b. 3 Feb 1813, d. 25 Dec 1891

Harriet Ellen Craft

F, #22000, b. 6 August 1841

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BirthAug 6, 1841Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA

Family: George S. Alden

Harriet Ellen Craft married George S. Alden.
Father*Nathan Craft b. 31 Jul 1811
Mother*Serena Houghton b. 3 Feb 1813, d. 25 Dec 1891

Henry William Craft

M, #22001, b. 2 August 1837

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BirthAug 2, 1837Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Father*Nathan Craft b. 31 Jul 1811
Mother*Serena Houghton b. 3 Feb 1813, d. 25 Dec 1891

Mary Thompson

F, #22002, b. circa 1785

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Birthcirca 1785MA, USA, age 65 in 1850 census
Marriage BannJul 24, 1831Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Marriagecirca Sep 14, 1831Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 67, a mason, property $6000; Mary Thompson, 78, living with them

Family: Thomas Houghton b. 18 Oct 1788, d. 8 Jan 1859

Mary Thompson and Thomas Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 24, 1831 Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Mary Thompson married Thomas Houghton, son of Lt. Silas Houghton and Thankful How, in circa Sep 14, 1831 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.

Benjamin Houghton

M, #22005, b. between 1780 and 1790

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Birthbetween 1780 and 1790census calc.
Marriage
1820 Census1820Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1830 Census1830Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 2 Total: 1 male 40 to 50 (1781-1790)// 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800)

Family: Susanna (?)

Benjamin Houghton married Susanna (?)

Susanna (?)

F, #22006

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Family: Benjamin Houghton b. bt 1780 - 1790

Susanna (?) married Benjamin Houghton.

Benjamin Houghton

M, #22007, b. 31 December 1817, d. 31 August 1819

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BirthDec 31, 1817Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathAug 31, 1819Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 2 y.
Father*Benjamin Houghton b. bt 1780 - 1790
Mother*Susanna (?)

John Houghton

M, #22008, b. 1 January 1813

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BirthJan 1, 1813Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*Benjamin Houghton b. bt 1780 - 1790
Mother*Susanna (?)

Levi B. Houghton

M, #22009, b. 2 June 1815, d. 4 September 1819

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BirthJun 2, 1815Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathSep 4, 1819Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 4
Father*Benjamin Houghton b. bt 1780 - 1790
Mother*Susanna (?)

Louisa D. (?)

F, #22010, b. circa 1824

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Birthcirca 1824MA, USA, age 27, NY, in 1850 census; age 30, ME, in 1860 census; age 46 in 1870 census; age 53 in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 27, a merchant, property valued at $5000; and Sarah Williams, 24, NY
1860 Census1860Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 33, a merchant, property $25,000-10,000
1870 Census1870Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 46, a retail dry goods merchant, property $50,000-$1500
1880 Census1880Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 54, a dry goods merchant

Family: Alvin Houghton b. 22 Jun 1822

Louisa D. (?) married Alvin Houghton, son of Thomas Houghton and Abigail Eveleth.

Francis T. Houghton

M, #22011, b. 30 July 1847

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BirthJul 30, 1847Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 3 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census
Father*Alvin Houghton b. 22 Jun 1822
Mother*Louisa D. (?) b. c 1824

Benjamin Fairbank

M, #22012, b. 1 August 1759, d. circa 1834

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BirthAug 1, 1759Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageNov 25, 1787
Deathcirca 1834Enfield, MA, USA

Family: Hannah Stratton

Benjamin Fairbank married Hannah Stratton in Nov 25, 1787.
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Dolly Fairbank

F, #22013, b. 14 May 1761

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BirthMay 14, 1761Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Ephraim Fairbank

M, #22014, b. 2 November 1765, d. 23 December 1844

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BirthNov 2, 1765Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMay 26, 1802
DeathDec 23, 1844ae 79

Family: Matilda Twitchell

Ephraim Fairbank married Matilda Twitchell in May 26, 1802.
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Maj. John Fairbank

M, #22015, b. 6 May 1755, d. 20 October 1830

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BirthMay 6, 1755Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Fairbanks: Lancaster MA
MarriageJul 16, 1780Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathOct 20, 1830at home of son, Warren C; aged 7y y. 5 m. 14 d.

Family: Fanny Kelton d. 10 Jul 1847

Maj. John Fairbank married Fanny Kelton in Jul 16, 1780 at Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Parnee Fairbank

F, #22016, b. 10 July 1771

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BirthJul 10, 1771Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: (?) Warren

Parnee Fairbank married (?) Warren.
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Relief Fairbank

F, #22017, b. 24 November 1751

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BirthNov 24, 1751Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
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Family: (?) Twitchell

Relief Fairbank married (?) Twitchell.
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Rhoda Fairbank

F, #22018, b. 11 May 1768

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BirthMay 11, 1768Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Samuel Fairbank

M, #22019, b. 21 February 1757, d. 3 June 1777

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BirthFeb 21, 1757Athol, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJun 3, 1777Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*John Fairbank b. 4 May 1731
Mother*Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795

Willard Houghton

M, #22020, b. 24 May 1787, d. 17 December 1862

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BirthMay 24, 1787Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Westmeinster MA Hx & death cert give Princeton, MA; age 64, MA, in 1850 census; age 68, MA, in 1855 census; age 73, MA, in 1860 census; MLM: Putney, VT
MarriageCJV: per death cert. of Rebecca W. Houghton Lackery
1830 Census1830Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1 male 40 to 50 (1781-1790)
MarriageJun 14, 1833Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1840 Census1840Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total: 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 female 70 to 80 (1760-1769)
1850 Census1850Westminster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 64, farmer; and mother in law Polly Powers, age 73, living with them
Census1855Westminster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 68
1860 Census1860Westminster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 73, farming
DeathDec 17, 1862Westminster, MA, USA, ag 75y 6m 23d, of chronic bronchitis

Family 1: Lucretia (?)

Willard Houghton married Lucretia (?) CJV: per death cert. of Rebecca W. Houghton Lackery.

Family 2: Lucy Powers b. c 1807, d. 2 Jan 1892

Willard Houghton married Lucy Powers in Jun 14, 1833 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Abel Houghton b. 1756, d. 21 Apr 1823
Mother*Rebecca Willard b. c 1758, d. 13 Jun 1822