Harry Elsworth Houghton1

M, #81871, b. 27 May 1895, d. 26 December 1998

Family 1: Esther Lillian Garland b. c 1899

Family 2: Bessie Mullenax b. c 1898, d. 1985

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BirthMay 27, 1895Buchanan, WV, USA, age 14 in 1910 census; age 37 in 1940 census; Carol Sherman Houghton: 22 May 18941
Marriage2
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Staunton, Augusta Co., VA, USA, age 22, merchant1
1920 Census1920Basic City, Augusta Co., VA, USA, age 25, Standard Oil delivery man2
Marriage3
1940 Census1940Susquehanna, Dauphin Co., PA, USA, age 37, grocery store clerk4
DeathDec 26, 1998Pendleton Nursing Home, Franklin, WV, USA, age "95"3
ObituaryJan 7, 1999Harrisburg, PA, USA, Patriot-News, The (Harrisburg, PA) - January 7, 1999
Deceased Name: Harry E. Houghton
FRANKLIN, W.Va. -- Harry Ellsworth Houghton, 95, of the Pendleton Nursing Home, formerly of Woodstock, died Dec. 26 in the home.

He was a native of Hershey, Pa., and a former limousine driver for the Hotel Hershey.

He was the widower of Bessie Mullenax Houghton. Surviving is a sister, Elizabeth Hall of Carlisle, Pa..

Graveside services were held Dec. 30 in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Lower Paxton Twp., Pa.

Basagic Funeral Home handled arrangements.3
BurialWoodlawn Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg, Dauphin Co., PA, USA

Citations

  1. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984209.
  2. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Basic City, Augusta, Virginia; Roll: T625_1880; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 49; line 87, dwl 290-307.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.
  4. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Susquehanna, Dauphin, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3485; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 22-122.
  5. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , South River, Augustus Co., Virginia; Roll: 2435; Enumeration District: 17; Page 111, Sheet: 14A; line 12, dwl 236-275.

Kathleen M. Houghton1,2

F, #81872, b. circa 1912

Family: Raymond P. Moran b. c 1913

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Birthcirca 1912VA, USA, age 7 in 1920 census; age 18 in 1930 census; age 26 in 1940 census1
Marriage3

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , South River, Augustus Co., Virginia; Roll: 2435; Enumeration District: 17; Page 111, Sheet: 14A; line 12, dwl 236-275.
  2. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Basic City, Augusta, Virginia; Roll: T625_1880; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 49; line 87, dwl 290-307.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Newport News City, Virginia; Roll: T627_4310; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 113-29.

Laura Lucile Houghton1

F, #81873, b. circa 1914, d. before 2018

Family: (?) Moran

  • Marriage*: Laura Lucile Houghton married (?) Moran.

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Birthcirca 1914VA, USA, age 6 in 1920 census; age 16 in 1930 census; age 24 in 1940 census2
Marriage
Deathbefore 2018

Citations

  1. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Basic City, Augusta, Virginia; Roll: T625_1880; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 49; line 87, dwl 290-307.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , South River, Augustus Co., Virginia; Roll: 2435; Enumeration District: 17; Page 111, Sheet: 14A; line 12, dwl 236-275.

Harry Woodrow Houghton

M, #81874, b. 13 June 1922, d. 13 October 2018

Family: Douglas Critzer b. 20 Mar 1928, d. 3 Jul 2005

  • Marriage*: Harry Woodrow Houghton married Douglas Critzer on circa 1942 for 58 years.2

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BirthJun 13, 1922VA, USA, age 7 in 1930 census; age 17 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1942for 58 years2
Living2005Stuart, FL, USA
DeathOct 13, 2018Augusta Health, Fishersville, VA, USA
ObituaryOct 15, 2018Harry Woodrow Houghton 1922 - 2018

Staunton - Harry "Woodie" Woodrow Houghton, 96, loving father and husband, of Staunton passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Augusta Health in Fishersville.

He was born June 13, 1922, the son of the late Harry E. and Esther Lillian (Garland) Houghton.

Woodie was a member of the First Christian Church in Stuart, Florida and was a founding member of the West Waynesboro Church of Christ. He retired as a design engineer. Woodie and his wife, Douglas "Doug" enjoyed their retirement in Stuart, Florida when they returned to Roanoke, Va.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Douglas "Doug"( Critzer) Houghton, on July 3, 2005; sisters, Virginia Houghton and Lucille Moran.

Survivors include a son, Jerry Houghton of Roanoke; three daughters, Virginia Allen of Farmville, Anita Via of Staunton and Lynette Hughes of Waynesboro; 10 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren; one brother, John Smith of Florida.

A memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at the West Waynesboro Church of Christ, 2212 Cortland Street, Waynesboro with Phil Forehand officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Shenandoah, P. O. Box 215, Fishersville, Va. 22939.

Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories online with the family by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com
Published in The News Leader from Oct. 15 to Oct. 18, 2018

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , South River, Augustus Co., Virginia; Roll: 2435; Enumeration District: 17; Page 111, Sheet: 14A; line 12, dwl 236-275.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.

Ann Elizabeth Boleyn1

F, #81875, b. circa 1872

Family: John William Houghton b. 6 Dec 1872, d. 5 Nov 1932

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Birthcirca 1872VA, USA, age 34 in 1910 census; age 46 in 1920 census; age 58 in 1930 census2
Marriagecirca 1898age 20 and 25; mar 12 y in 1910 census2
1910 Census1910Stevensburg, Culpeper Co., VA, USA, age 38, merchant mill miller3
ResidenceSep 12, 1918Remington, Fauquier Co., VA, USA
1920 Census1920Lee, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 48, miller4
1930 Census1930Lee, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 58, flour mill miller; next door to son Arthur2
ParentsDparents born in VA2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct 1, 2006.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 7; Page 103, Sheet: 14A; line 24, dwl 304, 306.
  3. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Stevensburg, Culpeper, Virginia; Roll: T624_1626; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 23;
    line 45, dwl 194-201.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 1888; Enumeration District: 48; Sheet: 15A; line 4, dwl 25-25.

Charles Bickers1

M, #81876, d. before 1930

Family: Virginia Elizabeth Houghton b. 1868, d. Oct 1938

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Marriagecirca 1898Washington, DC, USA, age 301
Deathbefore 1930wife a widow
No Childrn

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct 1, 2006.

Arthur Irwin Houghton1,2

M, #81877, b. 7 April 1900, d. 19 September 1956

Family: Ada J. Holder b. 12 Oct 1902, d. 15 Feb 1986

  • Marriage*: Arthur Irwin Houghton married Ada J. Holder on circa 1922 age 20 and 18.3

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BirthApr 7, 1900Remington, VA, USA, age 11 in 1910 census; age 19 in 1920 census; age 28 in 1930 census; age 40, DC, in 1940 census; also Washington, DC3,2
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Altoona, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 18, lineman, Ameriacan Telephone and Telegraph2
Occupation1920telephone company lineman
Marriagecirca 1922age 20 and 183
1930 Census1930Lee, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 28, railway postal clerk; next door to parents3
DeathSep 19, 1956Fredericksburg, VA, USA4
NoteHe resided as an adult in Remington and worked as a railroad postal clerk. He and Ada had three daughters.

Citations

  1. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 1888; Enumeration District: 48; Sheet: 15A; line 4, dwl 25-25.
  2. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984713.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 7; Page 103, Sheet: 14A; line 27, dwl 305-307.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct 1, 2006.
  5. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier, Virginia; Roll: m-t0627-04262; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 31-9.

Ada J. Holder1,2

F, #81878, b. 12 October 1902, d. 15 February 1986

Family: Arthur Irwin Houghton b. 7 Apr 1900, d. 19 Sep 1956

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BirthOct 12, 1902VA, USA, age 26 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1922age 20 and 181
1930 Census1930Lee, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 28, railway postal clerk; next door to parents1
DeathFeb 15, 1986
ParentsDparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 7; Page 103, Sheet: 14A; line 27, dwl 305-307.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct 1, 2006.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier, Virginia; Roll: m-t0627-04262; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 31-9.

Alice K. Houghton1

F, #81879, b. circa 1925

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Birthcirca 1925VA, USA, age 5 in 1930 census; age 16, DC, in 1940 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 7; Page 103, Sheet: 14A; line 27, dwl 305-307.

Jean E. Houghton1

F, #81880, b. circa 1926

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Birthcirca 1926VA, USA, age 4 in 1930 census; age 14, DC, in 1940 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 7; Page 103, Sheet: 14A; line 27, dwl 305-307.

John William Houghton Jr1

M, #81881, b. 28 January 1901, d. 17 January 1923

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BirthJan 28, 1901Remington, VA, USA, age 9 in 1910 census; age 17 in 1920 census1,2
DeathJan 17, 1923Remington, VA, USA, unmarried2

Citations

  1. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Lee, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 1888; Enumeration District: 48; Sheet: 15A; line 4, dwl 25-25.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct 1, 2006.

Rovilla Parnell1

F, #81882, b. 22 July 1877, d. 1966

Family: Wilburt Hayes Houghton b. 11 Mar 1874, d. 1954

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BirthJul 22, 1877South River, Warren Co., VA, USA, age 20 in 1900 census; age 32 in 1910 census; age 43 in 1920 census; age 52 in 1930 census2,3
MarriageSep 11, 1895Warren Co., VA, USA, age 20 and 182,1
1900 Census1900Hampton, Rappahannock Co., VA, USA, age 264
1910 Census1910Washington, Rappahannock Co., VA, USA, age 36, farmer5
Note19106 children born, 6 living
ResidenceSep 12, 1918Flint Hill, Rappahannock Co., VA, USA6
1920 Census1920Marshall, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 44, farm laborer7
1930 Census1930Marshall, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 54, general farm laborer2
1940 Census1940Marshall, VA, USA, age 65, farm laborer8
Death1966VA, USA3
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Front Royal, Warren Co., VA, USA
ParentsDIsaiah Parnell 1853 – & Louisa Santmyers
1852 – 1881; parents born in VA

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 10, 2006.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 11; Sheet: 2B-3A; line 99, dwl 41-41.
  3. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/70727948/person/46223865482
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Hampton, Rappahannock, Virginia; Roll: T623 1724; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 49; line 95, dwl 122-124.
  5. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Washington, Rappahannock, Virginia; Roll: T624_1643; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 58;
    line 2, dwl 139-142.
  6. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1985108.
  7. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier, Virginia; Roll: T625_1888; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 50; line 94, dwl 191-191.
  8. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier, Virginia; Roll: m-t0627-04262; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 31-12.
  9. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Hampton, Rappahannock, Virginia; Roll: 2457; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 2; line 19, dwl 287-287.
  10. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Washington, Rappahannock, Virginia; Roll: T624_1643; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 58; line 2, dwl 139-142.
  11. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 6, 2006.

Cora Mae Houghton1,2

F, #81883, b. 18 May 1915, d. 1 October 1991

Family: Maurice Wesley Poe b. 21 Jun 1915, d. 1 Nov 1987

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BirthMay 18, 1915VA, USA, age 4 in 1920 census; age 14 in 1930 census1
MarriageMay 25, 1936Fauquier Co., VA, USA2
DeathOct 1, 1991Prince William Co., VA, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 11; Sheet: 2B-3A; line 99, dwl 41-41.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 10, 2006.

(?) Houghton

M, #81884

Family:

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Birth
ResearchCJV: have assumed both granddaughters of Wilburt Houghton were from single son

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 11; Sheet: 2B-3A; line 99, dwl 41-41.

Marie Houghton1

F, #81885, b. circa 1920, d. 23 March 2006

Family: Frank T. Swift d. b 2006

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Birthcirca 1920VA, USA, age 10 in 1930 census1
Residence1935Front Royal, Warren Co., VA, USA
1940 Census1940Hopewell, Hopewell Co., VA, USA, age 20, single, church secretary; living with and niece of H. W. & Violet McCraken2
Marriage3
DeathMar 23, 2006Hopewell, VA, USA, age 863
ObituaryMar 26, 2006Richmond, VA, USA, Richmond Times-Dispatch (VA) - March 26, 2006
Deceased Name: Marie Houghton Swift
Marie Houghton Swift, 86, of Hopewell, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2006. She is preceded in death by her husband, Frank T. Swift Sr. Marie was a ward clerk at John Randolph Medical Center, a volunteer with John Randolph Auxilliary and a charter member of Liberty Baptist Church. She is survived by her children, Dr. Frank "Terry" Swift Jr. (Jorene) and Elizabeth "Betty" Light (Steve); four grandchildren, Sheri Light, Steven Light (Phuong), Sara Tharpe (Bradley) and Stuart Swift; five great-grandchildren, Terrance Light, Jonah Tharpe, Quang, Minh, Anh Nguyen; and a sister, Louise Montgomery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, March 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nelsen Funeral Home, Gould Chapel, 214 N 6th Ave. Services will be held 10 a.m., Monday, March 27, 2006, at Liberty Baptist Church, 3808 Woodlawn St., Hopewell. Interment to follow at Appomattox Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Swift-Baum Scholarship Fund c/o Liberty Baptist Church, 3808 Woodlawn St., Hopewell, Va. 23860. Condolences www.nelsenfh.com3
BurialAppomatox Cemetery, Appomatox, VA, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 11; Sheet: 2B-3A; line 99, dwl 41-41.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell City, Virginia; Roll: T627_4308; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 110-3.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.

Louise Houghton1

F, #81886, b. circa 1922

Family: (?) Montgomery

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Birthcirca 1922VA, USA, age 8 in 1930 census1
Marriage2
Living2006

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Marshall, Fauquier Co., Virginia; Roll: 2443; Enumeration District: 11; Sheet: 2B-3A; line 99, dwl 41-41.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.

Edgar Thomas Houghton1

M, #81887, b. 14 July 1899, d. 23 March 1952

Family: Augusta Mays b. Jul 1896

  • Marriage*: Edgar Thomas Houghton married Augusta Mays on circa 1916 age 23 and 26.1

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BirthJul 14, 1899VA, USA, age 10/12 in 1900 census; age 11 in 1910 census; age 31 in 1930 census; age 40 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1916age 23 and 261
Mil. Serv.1920Camp Lee, Prince Georgia Co., VA, USA, private, US Army
Research1920
1930 Census1930Hopewell, Hopewell Co., VA, USA, age 31, silk mill shirt foreman1
1940 Census1940Hopewell, Hopewell Co., VA, USA, age 40, federal reformatory custodial officer2
Mil. Draft1942Hopewell, VA, USA, age 43; Occupation: Custodian, Federal Reformatory
DeathMar 23, 1952Hopewell, VA, USA3
BurialSummit Park, Chester, VA, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell Co., Virginia; Roll: 2468; Enumeration District: 2; Page 39, Sheet: 17A; line 19, dwl 402-267-281.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell City, Virginia; Roll: T627_4308; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 110-7.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 6, 2006.

Augusta Mays1,2

F, #81888, b. July 1896

Family: Edgar Thomas Houghton b. 14 Jul 1899, d. 23 Mar 1952

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BirthJul, 1896VA, USA, age 34 in 1930 census; age 45 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1916age 23 and 261
1930 Census1930Hopewell, Hopewell Co., VA, USA, age 31, silk mill shirt foreman1
1940 Census1940Hopewell, Hopewell Co., VA, USA, age 40, federal reformatory custodial officer3
ParentsSparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell Co., Virginia; Roll: 2468; Enumeration District: 2; Page 39, Sheet: 17A; line 19, dwl 402-267-281.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 10, 2006.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell City, Virginia; Roll: T627_4308; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 110-7.

Earl Mervil Houghton1

M, #81889, b. 11 June 1910, d. 28 August 1981

Family: Elizabeth Bush b. 16 Aug 1916, d. Apr 1990

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BirthJun 11, 1910Markham, Fauquier Co., VA, USA, age 10 in 1920 census; age 20 in 1930 census; age 29 in 1940 census1
Occupation1930silk mill operator
Marriage1933Warren Co., VA, USA2
1940 Census1940Tewksbury, Hunterdon Co., NJ, USA, age 29, farm caretaker3
DeathAug 28, 1981White House, Hunterdon Co., NJ, USA4
BurialFairmont Cemetery, Fairmount, Hunterdon Co., NJ, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Hopewell, Hopewell Co., Virginia; Roll: 2468; Enumeration District: 2; Page 39, Sheet: 17A; line 19, dwl 402-267-281.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 10, 2006.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Tewksbury, Hunterdon, New Jersey; Roll: T627_2355; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 10-37.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Sam Sutton, Oct. 6, 2006.
  5. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.

Robert Burton Houghton Jr1

M, #81890, b. 26 September 1905, d. 26 June 1969

Family: Gladys Melinda Kayton b. c 1908

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BirthSep 26, 1905Richmond, VA, USA, age 24 in 1930 census; age 34 in 1940 census1
MarriageOct 2, 1926Gates, NC, USA, age 21 and 201
1930 Census1930Newport News, Warwick Co., VA, USA, age 24, shipyard plumber1
Mar 11940Portsmouth, VA, USA, age 35, Occupation: U S Government
1940 Census1940Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 34, US Navy yard, pipe fitter3
DeathJun 26, 1969Portsmouth, VA, USA
BurialGreenlawn Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake, VA, USA
ParentsSfather born in VA, mother born in WV1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 1; Sheet: 7A; line 5, dwl 118.
  2. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Richmond Marshall Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia; Roll: T624_1645; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 129; line 43, dwl 3003-44-41.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Deep Creek, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: T627_4279; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 65-3B.

Gladys Melinda Kayton1

F, #81891, b. circa 1908

Family: Robert Burton Houghton Jr b. 26 Sep 1905, d. 26 Jun 1969

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Birthcirca 1908VA, USA, age 22 in 1930 census; age 32 in 1940 census1
MarriageOct 2, 1926Gates, NC, USA, age 21 and 201
1930 Census1930Newport News, Warwick Co., VA, USA, age 24, shipyard plumber1
1940 Census1940Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 34, US Navy yard, pipe fitter2
ParentsDparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 1; Sheet: 7A; line 5, dwl 118.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Deep Creek, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: T627_4279; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 65-3B.

Sheila Houghton1

F, #81892, b. circa 1928

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Birthcirca 1928VA, USA, age 2 in 1930 census; age 12 in 1940 census1
Duplicate

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 1; Sheet: 7A; line 5, dwl 118.

William Houghton1

M, #81893, b. circa 1882

Family: Edmonia (?) b. c 1890

  • Marriage*: William Houghton married Edmonia (?) on circa 1907 age 25 and 17.1

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Birthcirca 1882NC, USA, age 48 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1907age 25 and 171
1930 Census1930Newport News, Warwick Co., VA, USA, age 45, railroad stevedore1
Duplicate
ParentsSparents born in NC1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 7; Page 60, Sheet: 31A; line 34, dwl 431-533-743.

Edmonia (?)1

F, #81894, b. circa 1890

Family: William Houghton b. c 1882

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Birthcirca 1890VA, USA, age 40 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1907age 25 and 171
1930 Census1930Newport News, Warwick Co., VA, USA, age 45, railroad stevedore1
ParentsDparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 7; Page 60, Sheet: 31A; line 34, dwl 431-533-743.

Bernard Houghton1

M, #81895, b. circa 1909

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Birthcirca 1909VA, USA, age 21 in 1930 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport News, Warwick Co., Virginia; Roll: 2469; Enumeration District: 7; Page 60, Sheet: 31A; line 34, dwl 431-533-743.

Elizabeth Williams1

F, #81896, b. circa 1907

Family: Milton Ellsworth Houghton b. 12 Feb 1900, d. 22 Dec 1951

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Birthcirca 1907age 23 in 1930 census; age 34 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1928age 27 and 211
1930 Census1930Western Branch, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 30, building plumber, and mother in law Mamie Williams, 52, VA1
ParentsDparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 2453; Enumeration District: 25; Page 36, Sheet: 13A; line 50, dwl 280-293.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: T627_4279; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 65-21.

Nellie S. Houghton1,2

F, #81897, b. 14 August 1906, d. 28 August 2000

Family: George Hubbard b. c 1905

  • Marriage*: Nellie S. Houghton married George Hubbard on circa 1928 age 23 and 22.1

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BirthAug 14, 1906Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 3 in 1910 census; age 13 in 1920 census; age 24 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1928age 23 and 221
1930 Census1930Western Branch, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 25, railroad brakeman1
1940 Census1940Western Branch, VA, USA, age 34, railroad brakeman3
Living1992Portsmouth, VA, USA4
DeathAug 28, 2000Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., VA, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 2453; Enumeration District: 25; Page 38, Sheet: 15A; line 15, dwl 311-.
  2. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 1905; Enumeration District: 181; Sheet: 1A; line 1, dwl 2230-1-1.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: m-t0627-04279; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 65-20.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.

George Hubbard1

M, #81898, b. circa 1905

Family: Nellie S. Houghton b. 14 Aug 1906, d. 28 Aug 2000

Biography

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Birthcirca 1905VA, USA, age 25 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1928age 23 and 221
1930 Census1930Western Branch, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 25, railroad brakeman1
1940 Census1940Western Branch, VA, USA, age 34, railroad brakeman2
ParentsSparents born in VA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 2453; Enumeration District: 25; Page 38, Sheet: 15A; line 15, dwl 311-.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: m-t0627-04279; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 65-20.

Dallas George Hubbard

M, #81899, b. circa 1930

Biography

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Birthcirca 1930VA, USA, age 3/12 in 1930 census; age 10 in 1940 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 2453; Enumeration District: 25; Page 38, Sheet: 15A; line 15, dwl 311-.

Rowland Clyde Houghton1

M, #81900, b. 26 September 1897, d. 7 January 1992

Family: Virginia Ruth Savage b. 1903, d. 22 Jul 1999

Biography

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BirthSep 26, 1897Portsmouth, VA, USA, age 2 in 1900 census; age 12 in 1910 census; age 22 in 1920 census; age 32 in 1930 census; age 42 in 1940 census3,1
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 20, machinist, OD Marine Rwy4
Marriagecirca 1924age 26 and 203
1930 Census1930Western Branch, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 32, machine shop machinist3
1940 Census1940Western Branch, Norfolk Co., VA, USA, age 42, Navy yard machinist5
DeathJan 7, 1992Norfolk, VA, USA, age 941
ObituaryJan 9, 1992Norfolk, VA, USA, Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - January 9, 1992
Deceased Name: ROWLAND C. HOUGHTON
Rowland Clyde Houghton Sr., 94, of the 1300 block of Rodman Ave., a retired machinist, died Jan. 7, 1992, in a nursing home.

Mr. Houghton was born in Portsmouth and had retired from Norfolk Naval Shipyard. He was a member of Westhaven Baptist Church and was a member and past chaplain of Churchland Masonic Lodge 276.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Savage Houghton; two daughters, Joan Burch of Portsmouth and Joyce Carmines of Chesapeake; two sons, Rowland Houghton Jr. of Richmond and John E. Houghton of Kilmarnock; a sister, Nellie Hubbard of Portsmouth; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Westhaven Baptist Church by the Rev. W. Thomas Wood. Burial with Masonic rites will be in Olive Branch Cemetery. Friends may join the family from 7 to 8 p.m. today in Loving Funeral Home, Churchland Chapel, and other times at 1311 Mayflower Road.

Copyright (c) 1992 The Virginian-Pilot1
BurialOlive Branch Cemetery, Portsmouth, VA, USA1

Citations

  1. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/obituaries; Houghton Surname.
  2. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Portsmouth, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 1905; Enumeration District: 181; Sheet: 1A; line 1, dwl 2230-1-1.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk Co., Virginia; Roll: 2453; Enumeration District: 25; Sheet: 15B; line 83, dwl 328-347.
  4. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1985045.
  5. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Western Branch, Norfolk, Virginia; Roll: T627_4279; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 65-21.