Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M.

M, #3991, b. 16 August 1801, d. September 1888

Biography

     Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. was born on Aug 16, 1801 in Franklin, MA, USA. He married Frances Adams Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Frances Adams, in Nov 14, 1825 at Fitchburg, MA, USA, Stearnes, MA Marriage Index: circa 17 Dec 1825. Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. married Sarah Arnold 2nd. Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. died in Sep, 1888 at Fitchburg, MA, USA.

Family 1

Frances Adams Houghton d. 1831
Marriage*He married Frances Adams Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Frances Adams, in Nov 14, 1825 at Fitchburg, MA, USA, Stearnes, MA Marriage Index: circa 17 Dec 1825. 
Child

Family 2

Sarah Arnold
Marriage*Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. married Sarah Arnold 2nd. 

Abraham Houghton

M, #3992, b. 26 April 1777, d. 4 November 1844

Biography

     Abraham Houghton was born on Apr 26, 1777 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Apr. 25, 26; age 60-70 in 1840 census; JWH gives birthdate of older brother Abraham who died. He married Elizabeth Park in Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1810 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA 5 Total; 1 male <10, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 26-44. He appeared in the census of 1820 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA 7 Individuals: 2 male 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 26-45; 2 female 0-10, 1 female 26-45. He and Elizabeth Park appeared in the census of 1830 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60.) Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1840 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 60 to 70 (1770-1779) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 female 50 to 60 (1780-1789.) He died on Nov 4, 1844 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: Jul 27 1844; Harvard VR: 67y 7m. He was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Elizabeth Park b. 8 Aug 1779, d. 3 Jun 1873
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Park in Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Moriah Houghton

F, #3993, b. 7 November 1772, d. 21 May 1864

Biography

     Moriah Houghton was born on Nov 7, 1772 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married John Goldsmith in Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Moriah Houghton married John Conant in Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Moriah Houghton died on May 21, 1864 Weis: Apr. 12, 1781?, Harvard. She was buried at Stow, MA, USA, Mariah, wife of John Conant, & daughter of Elijah Houghton, of Harvard, died May 21, 1864, AEt, 91 yes, 6 ms. Gone to her long desired rest.

Family 1

John Goldsmith b. 17 Apr 1770, d. 21 Sep 1798
Marriage*She married John Goldsmith in Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

John Conant
MarriageMoriah Houghton married John Conant in Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Mercy Houghton

F, #3994, b. 27 September 1774

Biography

     Mercy Houghton was born on Sep 27, 1774 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 9,27,1775. She married Ephraim Warner in Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Ephraim Warner b. 16 Apr 1774
Marriage*Mercy Houghton married Ephraim Warner in Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Elisabeth Houghton

F, #3995, b. 3 December 1779

Biography

     Elisabeth Houghton was born on Dec 3, 1779 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Derby: Jul 3 1796 [CJV: md]. She married Asa Darby in Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. Elisabeth Houghton married John Carter 2nd in Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.

Family 1

Asa Darby b. 6 Feb 1767, d. 10 Aug 1813
MarriageElisabeth Houghton married Asa Darby in Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. 
Children

Family 2

John Carter 2nd
Marriage*Elisabeth Houghton married John Carter 2nd in Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2. 
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Hannah Houghton

F, #3996, b. 7 September 1781, d. 13 January 1785

Biography

     Hannah Houghton was born on Sep 7, 1781 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Jan 13, 1785 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard: 4y 9m 6d; Houghton: 1, 2, 1785.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Alice Houghton

F, #3997, b. 22 February 1784

Biography

     Alice Houghton was born on Feb 22, 1784 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Allice. She married Abraham Whitney Jr in Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Alice Houghton married Mr. (?) Carter. Alice Houghton married Mr. (?) Forbush.

Family

Abraham Whitney Jr b. 29 Nov 1779
Marriage*Alice Houghton married Abraham Whitney Jr in Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Hannah Houghton

F, #3998, b. 22 April 1786

Biography

     Hannah Houghton was born on Apr 22, 1786 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Josiah Weatherbee in Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Josiah Weatherbee
MarriageHannah Houghton married Josiah Weatherbee in Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Sarah Houghton

F, #3999, b. 20 April 1788, d. 3 February 1871

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born on Apr 20, 1788 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 4,29,1788. She died on Feb 3, 1871.

Family

Jacob Priest Jr b. 12 Jun 1785
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817
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Ruth Houghton

F, #4000, b. 5 December 1753, d. 4 July 1762

Biography

     Ruth Houghton was born on Dec 5, 1753 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, p. 78: Dec. 5, 1754; p. 296: bapt 1753; JWH: p. 104: 12,5,1754; p. 337, 1744; MLM: Dec. 5, 1754. She died on Jul 4, 1762 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Ruth Houghton was baptized on Dec 16, 1753 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Park

F, #4001, b. 8 August 1779, d. 3 June 1873

Biography

     Elizabeth Park was born on Aug 8, 1779 in Groton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, twin of William Park; age 67 in 1850 census; age 92 in 1870 census; NEHGR & Groton VRs: 8 Aug 1779; Harvard VR: c Sep 1778. She married Abraham Houghton, son of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Elizabeth Park and Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1830 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60.) Elizabeth Park died on Jun 3, 1873 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 94y 10m.

Family

Abraham Houghton b. 26 Apr 1777, d. 4 Nov 1844
Marriage*She married Abraham Houghton, son of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

John Goldsmith

M, #4002, b. 17 April 1770, d. 21 September 1798

Biography

     John Goldsmith was born on Apr 17, 1770 in Littleton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. He married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. John Goldsmith died on Sep 21, 1798 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 29 y., killed by fall of stick of timber (Sept. 22, 1798, a. 28 y. 5 m. 5 d.)

Family

Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864
Marriage*He married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Maria Goldsmith

F, #4003, b. 15 May 1792

Biography

     Maria Goldsmith was born on May 15, 1792 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Mr. (?) Whitney.

Family

Mr. (?) Whitney
Marriage*Maria Goldsmith married Mr. (?) Whitney
Father*John Goldsmith b. 17 Apr 1770, d. 21 Sep 1798
Mother*Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864
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Mr. (?) Whitney

M, #4004

Biography

     Mr. (?) Whitney married Maria Goldsmith, daughter of John Goldsmith and Moriah Houghton.

Family

Maria Goldsmith b. 15 May 1792
Marriage*Mr. (?) Whitney married Maria Goldsmith, daughter of John Goldsmith and Moriah Houghton

John Conant

M, #4005

Biography

     John Conant married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864
Marriage*John Conant married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child

Ephraim Warner

M, #4006, b. 16 April 1774

Biography

     Ephraim Warner was born on Apr 16, 1774 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Mercy Houghton b. 27 Sep 1774
Marriage*Ephraim Warner married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Asa Darby

M, #4007, b. 6 February 1767, d. 10 August 1813

Biography

     Asa Darby was born on Feb 6, 1767 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He was in military service in Mar 23, 1795 an Ensign. He married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. Asa Darby died on Aug 10, 1813 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 46.

Family

Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779
Marriage*He married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. 
Children

John Carter 2nd

M, #4008

Biography

     John Carter 2nd married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.

Family

Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779
Marriage*John Carter 2nd married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2. 
Children

Abraham Whitney Jr

M, #4009, b. 29 November 1779

Biography

     Abraham Whitney Jr was born on Nov 29, 1779 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784
Marriage*Abraham Whitney Jr married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Mr. (?) Forbush

M, #4010

Biography

     Mr. (?) Forbush married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney.

Family

Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784
Marriage*Mr. (?) Forbush married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney

Josiah Weatherbee

M, #4011

Biography

     Josiah Weatherbee married Hannah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Hannah Houghton b. 22 Apr 1786
Marriage*Josiah Weatherbee married Hannah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, in Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Jacob Priest Jr

M, #4012, b. 12 June 1785

Biography

     Jacob Priest Jr was born on Jun 12, 1785 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Sarah Houghton b. 20 Apr 1788, d. 3 Feb 1871
Children

Prudence Houghton

F, #4013, b. 10 February 1755

Biography

     Prudence Houghton was born on Feb 10, 1755 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Dr. Jonathan Fiske in Feb 22, 1801 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Dr. Jonathan Fiske
Marriage*She married Dr. Jonathan Fiske in Feb 22, 1801 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Prudence Houghton was baptized on Feb 16, 1755 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Joseph Houghton

M, #4014, b. 19 August 1756

Biography

     Joseph Houghton was born on Aug 19, 1756 not in Lancaster VRs.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Phinehas Houghton

M, #4015, b. 30 December 1758, d. 6 January 1759

Biography

     Phinehas Houghton was born on Dec 30, 1758 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Jan 6, 1759 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM, JWH: 11/16/1759.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Phinehas Houghton was baptized at his house because of illness. on Dec 31, 1758 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Luke Houghton

M, #4016, b. 30 December 1758, d. 22 January 1759

Biography

     Luke Houghton was born on Dec 30, 1758 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Jan 22, 1759 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Luke Houghton was baptized on Dec 31, 1758 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by reason of sickness at his home.

Phineas Houghton Jr.

M, #4017, b. 9 April 1761, d. 22 March 1765

Biography

     Phineas Houghton Jr. was born on Apr 9, 1761 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Mar 22, 1765 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Phineas Houghton Jr. was baptized on Apr 12, 1761 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ruth Houghton

F, #4018, b. 8 May 1763, d. 13 February 1819

Biography

     Ruth Houghton was born on May 8, 1763 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin. She married Ebenezer Haven in May 30, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster. Ruth Houghton died on Feb 13, 1819 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 55, dropsy. She died at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 26 Mar 1787 given: dd of sister Keziah in Lancaster VR; MLM: May 29, 1787.

Family

Ebenezer Haven b. 8 Mar 1764, d. 6 Dec 1842
Marriage*She married Ebenezer Haven in May 30, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster. 
Children
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Ruth Houghton was baptized on May 15, 1763 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Keziah Houghton

F, #4019, b. 8 May 1763, d. 26 March 1787

Biography

     Keziah Houghton was born on May 8, 1763 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin of Ruth. She died on Mar 26, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 24; JWH gives same death date as brother Phineas in 3,22,1765, but Lancaster VRs, p. 322, gives her joining first church with sisters in Dec. 14, 1783; Lancaster VRs gives 3,26, 1787; JWH gives same dd to sister Ruth;MLM: Mar. 26, 1727 (error.)
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Keziah Houghton was baptized on May 15, 1763 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Anna Houghton

F, #4020, b. 1 March 1772, d. 20 July 1823

Biography

     Anna Houghton was born on Mar 1, 1772 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married James Robbins in Jun 13, 1799 only in MLM & Brewster Gen; MLM: June 14; not in Lancaster MA VRs, only a James Robbins and Nancy Houghton. Anna Houghton died on Jul 20, 1823 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, only in MLM.

Family

James Robbins b. c 1777, d. 19 Jun 1812
Marriage*She married James Robbins in Jun 13, 1799 only in MLM & Brewster Gen; MLM: June 14; not in Lancaster MA VRs, only a James Robbins and Nancy Houghton. 
Child
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Anna Houghton was baptized on Mar 8, 1772 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.