Abijah Houghton Jr.

M, #3547, b. 22 October 1749, d. 22 December 1831

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BirthOct 22, 1749Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, DAR: 1747; MLM: 1749, Sterling
Marriage BannAug 2, 1769Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageOct 5, 1769Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1790 Census1790Sterling, MA, USA, 1 male 16+, 2 males under 16, 5 females
1800 Census1800Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA, 11001-11001; 1 male 1-9, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 45+, 1 female 1-9, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 45+
1810 Census1810Haverhill, Grafton Co., NH, USA, no family members listed
1820 Census1820Hancock, Addison Co., VT, USA, 3 Individuals: 1 male 45+; 1 female 10-16, 1 female 45+
DeathDec 22, 1831Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA, "84y., lacking 2m."; DAR: 15 Dec 1831; Rev. War: 15 Dec 1832; Surry NH Hx: 83 y 10 m
NotableAbijah Houghton Jr (1749-1831) was one of the original Minutemen in Rev. War and was wounded at Bunker Hill.
BurialBradford Road Cemetery, Keene, NH, USA

Family: Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 2, 1769 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Abijah Houghton Jr. married Mary Sawyer in Oct 5, 1769 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Trumpeter Abijah Houghton Sr b. 23 Sep 1723, d. 23 Jan 1802
Mother*Alice Joslin b. 25 Sep 1726, d. 5 Feb 1808

Mary Sawyer

F, #3548, b. 13 December 1751, d. 9 October 1824

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BirthDec 13, 1751Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage BannAug 2, 1769Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageOct 5, 1769Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathOct 9, 1824Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA, age 71 y 10 m
BurialDerby Centre Cemetery, Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA, 71 y 10 m
NotableNot the Mary of "Mary had a little Lamb"

Family: Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831

Mary Sawyer and Abijah Houghton Jr. declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 2, 1769 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Mary Sawyer married Abijah Houghton Jr., son of Trumpeter Abijah Houghton Sr and Alice Joslin, in Oct 5, 1769 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Katharine Sparhawk

F, #3549, b. 16 December 1739, d. 4 July 1762

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BirthDec 16, 1739Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Marriage BannMay 31, 1760Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageNov 27, 1760Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
DeathJul 4, 1762Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, [MLM: age 36]?

Family: Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810

Katharine Sparhawk and Capt. Elijah Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on May 31, 1760 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Katharine Sparhawk married Capt. Elijah Houghton, son of Benjamin Houghton Jr and Ruth Wheelock, in Nov 27, 1760 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.

Phebe (?)

F, #3550

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Marriagew/1

Family: Joab Houghton Jr b. bt 1755 - 1756, d. 17 Jan 1844

Phebe (?) married Joab Houghton Jr, son of Col. Joab Houghton and Catharine Runyan, w/1.

Abigail Wood

F, #3551, b. 1788, d. 17 August 1844

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Birth1788Fleming Co., KY, USA
MarriageNov 13, 1809Mason Co., KY, USA, w/2
DeathAug 17, 1844CJV: same dd as Joab

Family: Joab Houghton Jr b. bt 1755 - 1756, d. 17 Jan 1844

Abigail Wood married Joab Houghton Jr, son of Col. Joab Houghton and Catharine Runyan, in Nov 13, 1809 at Mason Co., KY, USA, w/2.