Mary E. Houghton1

F, #40951, b. circa 1841

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Birthcirca 1841MA, USA, age 9 in 1850 census1
Guardiansp1847Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, W.P. Case #311062

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 182, line 40, dwl 69-71.
  2. [S683] Guardianship File, Worcester, MA.

Jacob Houghton1

M, #40952, b. circa 1788

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Birthcirca 1788MA, USA, age 62 in 1850 census1
1810 Census1810Holden, Worcester Co., MA, USA2
1850 Census1850Holden, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 62, a bootmaker, living with the Lewis Marsh family1
DuplicateMA, USA, similar bd

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Holden, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 274; line 31, dwl 101-133.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1810 US Census, Holden, Worcester, MA, p. 170.

Mary Houghton1

F, #40953, b. circa 1838

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Birthcirca 1838MA, USA, age 12 in 1850 census1
1850 Census1850Northboro, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 12, living with Albert and Angeline Haskell, combmaker1

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Northborough, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 258, line 28, dwl 51-177.

John B. Houghton1,2

M, #40954, b. circa 1824

Family: Mary A. (?) b. c 1832

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Birthcirca 1824CT, USA, age 26 in 1850 census1
1850 Census1850Holden, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 26, factory worker, living with Samuel and Anna Gleason1
Marriage2
1860 Census1860Holden, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 37, casher?2
Duplicate
ResearchHolden, MA, USA

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Holden, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 269, line 39.
  2. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Holden, Worcester Co., Massachusetts; Microfilm: M653; Page: 33, line 9, dwl 236-279.

Ellen Flagg1,2

F, #40955, b. 24 December 1837

Family: Dr. George W. Warren

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BirthDec 24, 1837MA, USA, age 12 in 1850 census1
Marriage2

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Boylston, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 291;
    line 30, dwl 7.
  2. [S1476] CHANDLER'S HISTORY OF SHIRLEY, Longley Genealogy, p. 22.

Frederic W. Houghton1

M, #40956, b. circa 1831

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Birthcirca 1831Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 19 in 1850 census; age 19 in 1860 census2
Occupation1860shoemaker
Milit-BegMA, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. D, 21st Mass. Infantry, a private3
Research

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 305; line 4, dwl 30-38.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 305.
  3. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Civil War Service Records, Oct. 1, 2001.

Charlotte L. Houghton1

F, #40957, b. circa 1833

Family: Orin Emerson b. c 1824

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Birthcirca 1833Petersham, MA, USA, age 17 in 1850 census; age 27 in 1860 census; age 37 in 1870 census2
Marriage3

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 305; line 4, dwl 30-38.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 305.
  3. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Stoneham, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_632; Page: 11; line 36, dwl 136-176.

Lucina F. Houghton1,2

F, #40958, b. 11 June 1834, d. 29 September 1855

Family: Henry Rufus Stowell b. 19 Jun 1832, d. 2 Oct 1914

Biography

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BirthJun 11, 1834Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 15 in 1850 census1,2
MarriageSep 12, 1854Petersham, MA, USA, June 11, 1834 given3,2
DeathSep 29, 1855Petersham, MA, USA4,2
ResearchMLM gives her as daughter of Israel and Mary Ann Houghton, and md that is a problem3

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 305; line 4, dwl 30-38.
  2. [S847] Henry Harrison Stowell, Stowell Descendants, p. 607.
  3. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 78/79.
  4. [S1465] J. B. HOWE & Charles K. Wilder, Petersham MA Natives, p. 146.

Henry H. Houghton1

M, #40959, b. circa 1839

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Birthcirca 1839Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 11 in 1850 census1
Guardiansp1857Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, W.P. Case # 309942

Citations

  1. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 305; line 4, dwl 30-38.
  2. [S683] Guardianship File, Worcester, MA.

Lydia Whitney1

F, #40961

Family: Edward J. Houghton b. 25 Feb 1818, d. 13 Oct 1891

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Marriage1884at age 662,3
EstateOct 29, 1891Maryland, Otsego, NY, USA, Early Surrogate Records for Otsego Co., NY, Book 39, p. 385; left estate to wife4

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Dec. 29, 1999, citing document of W. M. Houghton, dated 1941.
  2. [S415] E-mail Michael Houghton's notes, from Rebecca Stacknow, Nov. 13, 1999.
  3. [S415] E-mail from 1941 notes of William McKinley Houghton sent by Rebecca Stacknow, Jan. 2, 2000.
  4. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.

Martha Oaks1

F, #40962, b. circa 1768, d. 28 May 1824

Family: Elijah Houghton b. 8 Jun 1760, d. Nov 1842

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Birthcirca 1768CT, USA, dd calc; Houghton Family Bible: 1767; Meritt: 1769; bp according to 1880 census of son Levi2,3
Marriage4,5
ChurchJul 7, 1812First Presbyterian Church, Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA, Patty Houghton joined April 10, 1803, left by letter July 7, 18126
ImmigrationWorcester area, Otsego Co., NY, USA7,8
DeathMay 28, 1824Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, in her 56th year; Houghton Family Bible: June 18239,10
BurialCentury Cemetery, Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, Epitaph: Martha, consort of Elijah Houghton, died May 28, 1824 in the 56th year of her age11,5

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10-11, 15.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: Her ancestry.
  4. [S415] E-mail Michael Houghton's notes, from Rebecca Stacknow, Nov. 13, 1999.
  5. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 11.
  6. [S1197] Janet Wethy Foley, Early Settlers of New York State, Vol. VI. July 1939, no. 1, p. 393.
  7. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.
  8. [S1196] Unknown author, Whiteside Co. IL Portrait and Biog. Album, p. 247.
  9. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 11, 15.
  10. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: LDS Film #1435718, item 1, Oneida Chapter DAR Cemeteries- Russia, NY 1808-1930, presented by DAR 1928-1929.
  11. [S1076] Rootsweb.Com, online www.rootsweb.com, Century Cemetery, Russia, Herkimer Co, NY, http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyherkim/cemeteries/centcem.html, July 17, 2002.
  12. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.

Erastus Houghton1

M, #40963, b. 23 September 1793

Family: Hannah (?) b. c 1814

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BirthSep 23, 1793Ostego Co., NY, USA, age 54 in 1850 census; Meritt: Sep 1790; (Houghton Bible): Sep. 17912,1,3,4
Marriage4
1840 Census1840Harmony, Chautauqua Co., NY, USA, 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 2 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819)5
1850 CensusOct 18, 1850Sherman, Chautauqua Co., NY, USA, age 54; a farmer, property $500; Sherman NY is very close to Harmony NY4
Research1860Son Hiram adopted

Citations

  1. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: Her ancestry.
  4. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Sherman, Chautauqua, New York; Roll: M432_484; Page: 285;
    line 4, dwl 217-217.
  5. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Harmony, Chautauqua, New York; Roll: 271; Page: 12.

Elijah Houghton Jr1,2

M, #40964, b. 16 November 1795, d. 26 June 1869

Family: Amanda Smith b. 12 Apr 1799, d. 2 Nov 1872

  • Marriage*: Elijah Houghton Jr married Amanda Smith on Sep 29, 1819.3,5

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BirthNov 16, 1795Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 53 in 1850 census; age 64 in 1860 census1,3,4
MarriageSep 29, 18193,5
1820 Census1820Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, Free White Males - Under 10:      1
Free White Males - 10 thru 15:      1
Free White Males - 16 thru 25:      2
Free White Males - 45 and over:      1
Free White Females - Under 10:      1
Free White Females - 10 thru 15:      1
Free White Females - 16 thru 25:      1
Free White Females - 45 and over:      16
1840 Census1840Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, 6 Total: 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799), 1 male 80 to 90 (1750-1759) // 1 female 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 2 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 female 40 to 50 (1790-1799)7
ResidenceHerkimer Co., NY, USA8
1850 Census1850Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 53, a farmer, property $3000; and Mary Baxter, 139
1860 Census1860Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 64, farmer; property $3750-$90010
DeathJun 26, 1869Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA3,4
BurialCentury Cemetery, Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, on the "Mike Smith Farm"3,2
ResearchAll dates from Houghton monument in Century Cemetery, in Russia, NY

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 12.
  3. [S1076] Rootsweb.Com, online www.rootsweb.com, Century Cemetery, Russia, Herkimer Co, NY, http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyherkim/cemeteries/centcem.html, July 17, 2002.
  4. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10, 12: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  5. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 19: Houghton Family Bible.
  6. [S1223] 1820 U.S. Federal Census , Russia, Herkimer, New York, Page: 31; NARA Roll: M33_67.
  7. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Russia, Herkimer, New York; Roll: 290; Page: 97.
  8. [S1149] Unknown author, Herkimer Co. NY Hx, p. 232.
  9. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, Rool 512, p. 73, line 39, dwl 345-365.
  10. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Russia, Herkimer Co., New York; Microfilm: M653; Page: 53, line 19, dwl 1257-1148.

George Houghton1

M, #40965, b. 26 December 1797, d. 28 January 1840

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BirthDec 26, 1797NY, USA1,2,3
WillNov 23, 1839Rock Island Co., IL, USA, Will of George Houghton
brother: Philemon Houghton; "my aged father" is given land in Herkimer County, New York; mentions "my brothers and s i s t e r s " - no named;
mentions land in Scott County, Iowa; executor: Jeremiah H Pyford proof of death: George Houghton; witnesses: Rufus B Chase; Addison N Philles; died on or about 20 January 1840; 23 November 1839; probated 3 February 1840
DeathJan 28, 1840Rock Island Co., IL, USA

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.

Philemon Houghton1

M, #40966, b. 6 April 1800

Family: Jane (?) b. bt 1791 - 1800

  • Marriage*: Philemon Houghton married Jane (?)4,5

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BirthApr 6, 1800NY, USA, Stacknow, Guldah: Apr 6, 17991,2,3
Marriage4,5
1830 Census1830Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800) // 2 female under 5 (1826-1830), 1 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800)6,7
Note1832and brother Cyrus sold their land to James Barker4
CensusJun 1, 1846Three Rivers, Manitowoc Co., WI, USA, 5 Total: 2 males, 3 females8
Immigration1849Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co., WI, USA, with parents
Duplicate

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.
  3. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  4. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: Her ancestry.
  5. [S415] E-mail from James Konop, Dec. 23, 2008: Marriage certificate of Elijah P. Houghton.
  6. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 18.
  7. [S1224] 1830 U.S. Federal Census , Russia, Herkimer, New York; Roll: 91; Page: 16.
  8. [S415] E-mail from James Konop, Dec. 23, 2008: WI Census of 1846.
  9. [S415] E-mail from James Konop, Dec. 23, 2008.

Cyrus Houghton1

M, #40967, b. 8 October 1801, d. before 1870

Family: Clarissa Mix b. 31 Aug 1807

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BirthOct 8, 1801NY, USA, age 57 in 1860 census2,3,4
1840 Census1840Bainbridge, Geauga Co., OH, USA, 3 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819); 5 houses from brother Arad5
Note1849There were several land transactions for him in Bainbridge township, Geauga Co; one a quit deed from Arad, his brother, in 1849 -- lot #42 (42 plus acres), another selling land to a Shadrack Vincent in May 1862 -- one acre in lot #40. His wife's name, Clarissa, is included on this
last one.
1860 Census1860Jaspers, Wayne Co., IL, USA, age 57, a farmer, property $3000-7001
Deathbefore 1870Bainbridge, Geauga Co., OH, USA, not in census6

Citations

  1. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Jaspers, Wayne Co., IL, p. 8, line 23, dwl 63-58.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  3. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  4. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.
  5. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Bainbridge, Geauga, Ohio; Roll: 395; Page: 123.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: Her ancestry.
  7. [S415] E-mail from Emily Irons Rogers, Feb. 8, 2002.
  8. [S1387] Www.familysearch.org, online www.familysearch.org, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZZY-NYD : accessed 14 December 2015), Cyrus Houghton and Clarissa Dayton, 24 May 1855; citing Geauga, Ohio, United States, reference pg 152; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 873,462.

Hannah Houghton1

F, #40968, b. 7 March 1803

Family: John Smith

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BirthMar 7, 1803NY, USA1,2,3
Marriage2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.
  3. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.

Abigail Stratton Houghton1,2

F, #40969, b. 17 November 1807

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BirthNov 17, 1807NY, USA, Stacknow: Nov. 7; Meritt: Nov. 172,1

Citations

  1. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.

Sarah Lucina Houghton1,2,3

F, #40970, b. 29 April 1812, d. 16 November 1890

Family: John Homer Wheelock b. 26 May 1813, d. 28 Mar 1887

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BirthApr 29, 1812Herkimer Co., NY, USA, Guldah: Apr. 241,3,2,4
Marriage2
1850 Census1850Dayton, NY, USA, John Homer appears in Dayton, NY, next to his brother Joseph. John Homer, who went by the name Homer, is age 37 years, with wife Sarah, age 37; Amelia, age 8; Theodore, age 6; Augustus, age 5; Zenas, age 1; and a 26 year old male, Moritz (?) from
Germany.4
ResidenceDunkirk, Chautauqua Co., NY, USA2
1860 Census1860Dayton, NY, USA
1870 Census1870Fredonia, NY, USA
DeathNov 16, 1890Fredonia, NY, USA4
BiographyR. Sullivan: "He is enumerated in the 1880 Census living in Pomfret, Chautauqua Co, NY, with is wife S. L.
Wheelock, and daughters Lelia, a school teacher, and Delia, "at home", both age 26. (Src: 1880 Federal
Census, Pomfret, Chautauqua Co, NY, Enumeration District 67, page 550D).
His death notice in the Fredonia paper refers to him as Homer Wheelock. The notice reads as follows:
"Wheelock, Homer, died 28 Mar 1887. In Dunkirk, in 74th year..funeral at house; buried Forest Hill
Cemetery. Resident of Pomfret some 20 yrs. Leaves wife and 7 children, 3 son, 4 daughters, all grown
to maturity. Z. E. Wheelock, superintendant of street railway is one of the sons."
The death notice in the Dunkirk Observer Journal, 29 Mar 1887 indicates that he lived on Canary Street,
Dunkirk.
In the "History of the City of Buffalo and Erie County, 1884" [1] it states that Homer was elected an elder
of the First Presbyterian Church of Orchard Park in 1838, along with Richard Smith and David C. Hough.
Homer's parents, Silas and Rena, were both founding members of this church when it was first
organized in 1817.
Note 1: "History of the City of Buffalo and Erie County, 1884", editted by H. Perry Smith, Syracuse, NY;
published by D. Mason and Co., 1884.
Notes for Sarah L. Houghton: The death notice in the Fredonia paper reads as follows: "Wheelock,
Sarah, died 16 Nov 1890, in Fredonia, at the residence of her son, Z. E. Wheelock, widow of Homer,
age 77."4

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.
  3. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 10: Houghton Family Bible in Possession of Ms. Caroline Amanda Knights in 1949.
  4. [S1398] Jr Roderick B. Sullivan, Descendants of Rev. Ralph Wheelock of Medfield, MA, p. 393.
  5. [S1398] Jr Roderick B. Sullivan, Descendants of Rev. Ralph Wheelock of Medfield, MA, p. 394.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003: Her ancestry.
  7. [S1398] Jr Roderick B. Sullivan, Descendants of Rev. Ralph Wheelock of Medfield, MA, p. 395.

Capt. Thomas Flint1,2

M, #40971, b. 15 August 1769, d. 3 March 1857

Family: Olive Houghton b. 7 Mar 1769, d. 25 Feb 1859

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BirthAug 15, 1769Fitchburg, MA, USA, Findagrave: Reading, MA
Stacknow: Otter Creek, VT3,4
ResearchOnly B. Meritt gives this marriage5
OriginWorcester, NY, USA3
Marriagecirca 17953,2
1800 Census1800Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA, 10010-20010; 1 male 1-9, 1 male 26-44, 2 female 1-9, 1 female 26-445,6
1810 Census1810Worcester, NY, USA, another son and daugther born between 1800-18105
1850 Census1850Worcester, NY, USA3
DeathMar 3, 1857Cooperstown, Worcester Co., NY, USA, at the home of his son-in-law, Chauncey Pease; also Cherry Valley (later Worcester, NY)3
BurialMaple Grove Cemetery, Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 14.
  3. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Dec. 12, 1999.
  5. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 15.
  6. [S1221] 1800 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego, NY, p. 666.

Jonathan Perry1

M, #40972

Family: Parmela Houghton b. 27 May 1788, d. 1868

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MarriageJul 4, 1840both widowed2
Research

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.

George Hamilton Houghton1,2

M, #40975, b. 3 February 1829, d. 11 June 1860

Family: Amy L. Mosher b. c 1833

  • Marriage*: George Hamilton Houghton married Amy L. Mosher on Aug 8, 1852.1,2

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BirthFeb 3, 1829Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 21 in 1850 census; age 26 in 1855 census1,2,3
MarriageAug 8, 18521,2
1855 Census1855Milford, Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 26, farmer; 12 houses from parents4
Estate1860Otsego, NY, USA1
DeathJun 11, 186031yr 4mo1,2

Citations

  1. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.
  2. [S841] Chauncy Houghton Bible.
  3. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Milford, Otsego, New York; Roll: M432_580; Page: 109; line 19, dwl 144-160.
  4. [S1516] 1855 State Census , New York, State Census, 1855 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.

Amy L. Mosher1

F, #40976, b. circa 1833

Family: George Hamilton Houghton b. 3 Feb 1829, d. 11 Jun 1860

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Birthcirca 1833Oneida Co., NY, USA, age 22 in 1855 census2
MarriageAug 8, 18523,1
1855 Census1855Milford, Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 26, farmer; 12 houses from parents2
Estate1860Otsego, NY, USA3

Citations

  1. [S841] Chauncy Houghton Bible.
  2. [S1516] 1855 State Census , New York, State Census, 1855 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
  3. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.

Mary Russell Houghton1,2

F, #40977, b. 5 June 1844

Family: (?) Gano

  • Marr ???*: It is unclear whether Mary Russell Houghton married (?) Gano.1

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BirthJun 5, 1844Oneida Co., NY, USA, age 6 in 1850 census; age 11 in 1855 census; age 16 in 1860 census1,2,3
ResidenceBluff City, KS, USA2
Marr ???1
Estate18711
NoteMary had the Chauncey Houghton Bible prior to Alta Streator Sivon2

Citations

  1. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.
  2. [S841] Chauncy Houghton Bible.
  3. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Milford, Otsego, New York; Roll: M432_580; Page: 109; line 19, dwl 144-160.

(?) Gano1

M, #40978

Family: Mary Russell Houghton b. 5 Jun 1844

Biography

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Corresponded with author?
Marr ???2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  2. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.

Martha F. Houghton1,2

F, #40979, b. 10 July 1846, d. 12 October 1852

Biography

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BirthJul 10, 1846NY, USA, age 4 in 1850 census1,4,5,2
DeathOct 12, 18526yr 3mo 2da5
BurialPortlandville Cemetery, Milford, NY, USA

Citations

  1. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.
  2. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Milford, Otsego, New York; Roll: M432_580; Page: 109; line 19, dwl 144-160.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Rebecca Stacknow, Sept. 10, 1999.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Milford, Otsego Co., NY, Box 580, p. 109.
  5. [S841] Chauncy Houghton Bible.

Fanny Hammond1

F, #40980, b. circa 1792

Family: Israel Houghton b. c 1789, d. b 1880

Biography

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Birthcirca 1792MA, USA, age 58 in 1850 census; age 68 in 1860 census; age 78 in 1870 census; age 88 in 1880 census2,3
MarriageDec 30, 18144,5
1850 Census1850Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 57, a wheelwright3
1870 Census1870Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 78, keeping house; Leander had no occupation, listed as "idiotic"2,6
1880 Census1880Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 88, keeping house, a widow; Leander had no occupation; next door to daughter Lucy Houghton7
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Citations

  1. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 119.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1870 US Census, Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, Box 655, p. 184b, line 32, dwl 148.
  3. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 316; line 37, dwl 205-241.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Petersham, Worcester Co., MA, Box 343, p. 316.
  5. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 119, 160.
  6. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_651; Page: 561A; Image: 620; Family History Library Film: 552150; line 32, dwl 148-154.
  7. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: T9_563; Family History Film: 1254563; Page: 460B; Enumeration District: 822; sheet 23, line 26, dwl 185-204.