Deacon Henry Houghton

M, #7261, b. 6 March 1774, d. 21 February 1838

Biography

     Deacon Henry Houghton was born on Mar 6, 1774 in Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Rhoda Houghton, daughter of Capt. Jonathan Houghton and Susannah Moor, in Nov 24, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Deacon Henry Houghton appeared in the census of 1800 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA 30010-00010 (5 total); 3 male 1-9, 1 male 26-44; 1 female 26-44. He appeared in the census of 1810 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA 2 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44//2 female <10, 1 female 26-44. He appeared in the census of 1820 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA 10 Individuals: 1 male 0-10, 2 male 10-16, 1 male 16-26, 1 male 45+; 2 female 0-10, 2 female 10-16, 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1830 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA 5 Total: 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 50 to 60 (1771-1780)// 2 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 50 to 60 (1771-1780.) He died on Feb 21, 1838 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Whitcomb: Feb 1; a. 64. He was buried at West Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 21 Feb 1838.

Family

Rhoda Houghton b. c 1779, d. 4 Jan 1859
Marriage*He married Rhoda Houghton, daughter of Capt. Jonathan Houghton and Susannah Moor, in Nov 24, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Joseph Houghton b. c 14 Mar 1719, d. 27 Nov 1788
Mother*Susanna Brooks b. c 1739, d. 19 Sep 1809

Rhoda Houghton

F, #7262, b. circa 1779, d. 4 January 1859

Biography

     Rhoda Houghton was born circa 1779 in MA, USA, age 60-70 in 1840 census; age 71 in 1850 census; 1880 census of son Baldwin gives MA. She married Deacon Henry Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Susanna Brooks, in Nov 24, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Rhoda Houghton appeared in the census of 1840 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA 3 Total: 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 60 to 70 (1770-1779.) She appeared in the census of 1850 of Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 71; In 1850 Bolton Census, son Josephus and daugher Julia were living close by. Next door was grandson Quincy Houghton. She died on Jan 4, 1859 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 80. She was buried at West Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 80.

Family

Deacon Henry Houghton b. 6 Mar 1774, d. 21 Feb 1838
Marriage*She married Deacon Henry Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Susanna Brooks, in Nov 24, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Capt. Jonathan Houghton b. 7 Nov 1737, d. Dec 1829
Mother*Susannah Moor b. 28 May 1733, d. 25 May 1811

Rev. Dr. Spencer Houghton Cone

M, #7263, b. 30 April 1785, d. 28 August 1855

Biography

     Rev. Dr. Spencer Houghton Cone was born on Apr 30, 1785 in Princeton, Mercer Co., NJ, USA. He was in military service in the War of 1812 as a captain of artillery. He married Sally Wallace Morrell in May 10, 1813. Rev. Dr. Spencer Houghton Cone died on Aug 28, 1855 at New York, New York Co., NY, USA. Notable Houghton: produced a new version of the Holy Scriptures.

Family

Sally Wallace Morrell b. 5 Feb 1792, d. 15 Aug 1854
Marriage*He married Sally Wallace Morrell in May 10, 1813. 
Children
Father*Conant Cone b. 15 Apr 1761, d. 8 Oct 1835
Mother*Alice Houghton b. c 1769, d. 3 Jun 1824
ChartsDesc Chart John Houghton NJ

Charles Houghton

M, #7264

Biography

     Charles Houghton was born.
Father*Nehemiah Houghton

Simeon Houghton

M, #7265

Biography

     Simeon Houghton was born.
Father*Nehemiah Houghton

Polly Houghton

F, #7266

Biography

     Polly Houghton was born.
Father*Nehemiah Houghton

Lizzie Houghton

F, #7267

Biography

     Lizzie Houghton was born.
Father*Nehemiah Houghton

Edward Houghton

M, #7268

Biography

     Edward Houghton was born.

Family

Child
Father*Nehemiah Houghton

Dinah Houghton

F, #7269, b. 2 July 1749, d. 17 October 1756

Biography

     Dinah Houghton was born on Jul 2, 1749 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Oct 17, 1756 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 7 (Died 7 years 3 Months & 4 Days); section S.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Dinah Houghton was baptized on Jul 9, 1749 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ezra Houghton Jr

M, #7270, b. 23 May 1751, d. 1783

Biography

     Ezra Houghton Jr was born on May 23, 1751 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died in 1783 at Sterling, MA, USA.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793

Mary Houghton

F, #7271, b. 12 November 1753, d. 12 November 1753

Biography

     Mary Houghton was born on Nov 12, 1753 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Nov 12, 1753 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, stillborn. She was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, was Still Born.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793

Lucy Houghton

F, #7272, b. 12 October 1754, d. 22 March 1827

Biography

     Lucy Houghton was born on Oct 12, 1754 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Obediah Groce in Apr 1, 1773 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Lucy Houghton died on Mar 22, 1827 of pneumonia, aged 73.

Family

Obediah Groce b. c 1744, d. 9 Dec 1803
MarriageShe married Obediah Groce in Apr 1, 1773 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Lucy Houghton was baptized on Oct 13, 1754 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Prudence Houghton

F, #7273, b. 26 March 1757

Biography

     Prudence Houghton was born on Mar 26, 1757 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Oct. 12, 1754.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Prudence Houghton was baptized on Apr 10, 1757 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Oct. 13, 1754.

Dinah Houghton

F, #7274, b. 20 March 1760

Biography

     Dinah Houghton was born on Mar 20, 1760 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Benjamin Tayntor at Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA. Dinah Houghton died at Russia, NY, USA.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Dinah Houghton was baptized on Mar 23, 1760 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Mar. 20, Sterling.

Salmon Houghton

M, #7275, b. 24 September 1762, d. 24 May 1825

Biography

     Salmon Houghton was born on Sep 24, 1762 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 9, 24, 1763. He appeared in the census of 1790 of Sterling, MA, USA 2 males 16+, 1 male under 16, 1 female. He appeared in the census of 1810 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 9 Total: 2 male <10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45+//2 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45+. He died on May 24, 1825 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 63 y; West Boylston also; MLM: May 28. He was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 62 section S. He died on Sep 12, 1834 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 46 years, tumor of the bowels.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Salmon Houghton was baptized on Oct 3, 1762 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ruth Houghton

F, #7276, b. 30 May 1765

Biography

     Ruth Houghton was born on May 30, 1765 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Cutter, MLM: May 31, 1765.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Ruth Houghton was baptized on Jun 15, 1765 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: June 6.

Nahum Houghton

M, #7277, b. 28 October 1767, d. 1841

Biography

     Nahum Houghton was born on Oct 28, 1767 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Sterling. He died in 1841 CJV: JWH gives dd of Capt. Nahum Houghton of Marlborough, VT, not this Nahum.

Family

Lovisa Howe b. 13 Jul 1765, d. 9 May 1843
Child
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Nahum Houghton was baptized on Nov 1, 1767 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Rebecca Houghton

F, #7278, b. 14 March 1769

Biography

     Rebecca Houghton was born on Mar 14, 1769 not in Lancaster VRs.
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793

Benjamin Houghton

M, #7279, b. 23 August 1771, d. 4 February 1819

Biography

     Benjamin Houghton was born on Aug 23, 1771 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, MLM: Aug 22. He married Lucy Willard in May 12, 1794. Benjamin Houghton appeared in the census of 1800 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 7 Total; 20020-10020; 2 male 1-9, 2 male 26-44, 1 female 1-9, 2 female 26-44. He appeared in the census of 1810 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 12 Total: 2 male <10, 2 male 10-15, 2 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44. He died on Feb 4, 1819 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 47; in C. C. Feb 27, 1819; JWH: 15 Feb. He was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 47 Plot N.

Family

Lucy Willard b. 20 Jul 1768, d. 23 Oct 1827
Marriage*He married Lucy Willard in May 12, 1794. 
Children
Father*Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Mother*Dinah Houghton b. 8 Apr 1727, d. 1793
     Benjamin Houghton was baptized on Aug 25, 1771 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lovisa Howe

F, #7280, b. 13 July 1765, d. 9 May 1843

Biography

     Lovisa Howe was born on Jul 13, 1765 in Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Capt. Nahum Houghton, son of Solomon Houghton and Deliverance Ross, in Sep 26, 1786 at Berlin, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Lovisa Howe died on May 9, 1843 at Marlboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 77/78 y. She was buried at King Cemetery, Marlboro, Windham Co., VT, USA.

Family 1

Capt. Nahum Houghton b. 25 Feb 1766, d. 16 Jan 1841
Marriage*She married Capt. Nahum Houghton, son of Solomon Houghton and Deliverance Ross, in Sep 26, 1786 at Berlin, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Nahum Houghton b. 28 Oct 1767, d. 1841
Child

Lucy Willard

F, #7281, b. 20 July 1768, d. 23 October 1827

Biography

     Lucy Willard was born on Jul 20, 1768 JWH, p. 344, MLM: Lucy Houghton. She married Benjamin Houghton, son of Ezra Houghton and Dinah Houghton, in May 12, 1794. Lucy Willard died on Oct 23, 1827 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 58 w/o Benjamin Section N.

Family

Benjamin Houghton b. 23 Aug 1771, d. 4 Feb 1819
Marriage*She married Benjamin Houghton, son of Ezra Houghton and Dinah Houghton, in May 12, 1794. 
Children

Sarah Houghton

F, #7282, b. 16 November 1747

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born on Nov 16, 1747 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Lieut. Jonathan Houghton b. 28 Mar 1719, d. 1808?
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 24 May 1723
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #7283, b. 11 February 1750, d. 31 August 1750

Biography

     Elizabeth Houghton was born on Feb 11, 1750 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, White: 1749; JWH: 8 Feb 1750. She died on Aug 31, 1750 MLM: 1760.
Father*Lieut. Jonathan Houghton b. 28 Mar 1719, d. 1808?
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 24 May 1723
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Rufus Houghton

M, #7284, b. 8 May 1764, d. 25 July 1814

Biography

     Rufus Houghton was born on May 8, 1764 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, RWG: NH; others MA; JWH: 1763-4; MLM, p. 27: Dec. 6, 1769; DAR document for Marsha Lescheer: Westmoreland, NH. He was in military service in between 1780 and 1783 in Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, DAR: Pvt MA; JWH: "He was a Revolutionary soldier. Enlisted July 10 and marched July 13, 1780. Served a six months' term until 12,20,1780, when sixteen years of age. He reenlisted 3,31,1780, and served until the close of the war."

Whitecomb: Cont. Army 16th Reg 1781; Cert of Bounty, 1780; "Certificate signed by Paul Whitcomb 1780 "Pd Rufus Houghton Bounty to serve in the Continental Army, 1780. L3 hard money L750 paper money. Obligation to deliver 18 3-year-old cattle if he serves 3 years. If 1 year, 1-year-old catlle." per Bolton records. Descriptive List 1780 - gives age 17 (and 18), 5'5", light complexion, light hair, farmer, born NH, res. Bolton."

MLM: A Revol. soldier who enlisted at age 18 in Mass. Militia. At the Lexington Alarm. Enlisted Jul. 10 and marched July 16, 1780. Served six months term until Dec. 20, 1780; reenlisted Mar. 31, 1781 for 3 years and served until close of the war. Enlisted from Boston. Height: 5' 4", aged 16. Killed at the battle of Lundy's Lane, Jul. 25, 1814. Private.

Pension letter 1854: Capt. Zebulon King's Company, Lt. Col. John Brooks Reg., 1781, stationed at West Point, sick at Stoney Point. He was in military service between between Jul 13, 1780 and Aug, 1780 Pvt., Lt. Col. Daniel Whiting's Co. in ye 6th Mass. Bay Reg., commanded by Col. Thomas Nixon, Revol. War. He married Mary Gleason in Feb 1, 1788 at Pittstown, Renssalaer, NY, USA, MLM: Aug. 1, 1786. Rufus Houghton appeared in the census of 1810 of Oneida Co., NY, USA 8 Total: 11101-11110; 1 male <10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45+//1 female <10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44. He enlisted Sister Keziah letter: age 49, 23rd Reg., commanded by Col. Daniel Brown, with son Luther;
Houghton document of Mary Gleason Houghton's pension request states that James enlisted at same time as Rufus, at age 47. He died on Jul 25, 1814 at Battle of Lundy's Lane, Niagra Falls, Ontario, Canada, intestate.

Family

Mary Gleason b. 1 Aug 1766
Marriage*He married Mary Gleason in Feb 1, 1788 at Pittstown, Renssalaer, NY, USA, MLM: Aug. 1, 1786. 
Children
Father*Lieut. Jonathan Houghton b. 28 Mar 1719, d. 1808?
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 24 May 1723
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

James Houghton

M, #7285, b. 1 May 1767, d. 19 October 1829

Biography

     James Houghton was born on May 1, 1767 In Houghton Document book; given by JWH; CJV: not in Leominster VRs. He married Mary Woodbury in Mar 26, 1793 at Rutland, Rutland Co., VT, USA, JWH: Mary ???, no md; Fontana: Rutland VT; Dickerson: Lancaster MA (CJV: not in VRs.) James Houghton enlisted on Feb 6, 1813 at OH, USA, Sister Keziah letter: age 49, 23rd Reg., commanded by Col. Daniel Brown, with son Luther;
Houghton document of Mary Gleason Houghton's pension request states that James enlisted at same time as Rufus, at age 47. He died on Oct 19, 1829 at Oakland, MI, USA, Fontana: Brandon Rutland Co., VT.

Family

Mary Woodbury b. 31 Mar 1771, d. 16 Jul 1830
Marriage*He married Mary Woodbury in Mar 26, 1793 at Rutland, Rutland Co., VT, USA, JWH: Mary ???, no md; Fontana: Rutland VT; Dickerson: Lancaster MA (CJV: not in VRs.) 
Children
Father*Lieut. Jonathan Houghton b. 28 Mar 1719, d. 1808?
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 24 May 1723
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Mary Gleason

F, #7286, b. 1 August 1766

Biography

     Mary Gleason was born on Aug 1, 1766 in Windsor, Berkshire Co., MA, USA. She married Rufus Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Feb 1, 1788 at Pittstown, Renssalaer, NY, USA, MLM: Aug. 1, 1786.

Family

Rufus Houghton b. 8 May 1764, d. 25 Jul 1814
Marriage*Mary Gleason married Rufus Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Feb 1, 1788 at Pittstown, Renssalaer, NY, USA, MLM: Aug. 1, 1786. 
Children

Mary Woodbury

F, #7287, b. 31 March 1771, d. 16 July 1830

Biography

     Mary Woodbury was born on Mar 31, 1771 in Rutland, Rutland Co., VT, USA, Reed: Rutland, VT; Fontana: Hillsboro, NH. She married James Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Mar 26, 1793 at Rutland, Rutland Co., VT, USA, JWH: Mary ???, no md; Fontana: Rutland VT; Dickerson: Lancaster MA (CJV: not in VRs.) Mary Woodbury died on Jul 16, 1830 at Brandon, Rutland Co., VT, USA, Mrs. Polly Houghton, age 59; JWH, MLM: Jul 1. She was buried death notice in Brandon, VT in the Vermont Chronicle.

Family

James Houghton b. 1 May 1767, d. 19 Oct 1829
Marriage*She married James Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Mar 26, 1793 at Rutland, Rutland Co., VT, USA, JWH: Mary ???, no md; Fontana: Rutland VT; Dickerson: Lancaster MA (CJV: not in VRs.) 
Children

Joanna Burgh

F, #7288, b. 6 June 1755, d. 19 November 1841

Biography

     Joanna Burgh was born on Jun 6, 1755 in Hollis, NH, USA. She married Jonathan Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Jan 24, 1774. Joanna Burgh died on Nov 19, 1841 at Westminster, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH: Jan 24 1784; MLM: 19 Nov 1841; age 86; Houghton Document: "Joanna Burg wife of Jonathan Houghton died the 29th [sic] Nov 1841, age 86 years." She was and Jonathan Houghton were buried at Westminster West Cemetery, Westminster, Windham Co., VT, USA, West Parish Cemetery.

Family

Jonathan Houghton b. 8 Mar 1752, d. 30 Aug 1831
Marriage*Joanna Burgh married Jonathan Houghton, son of Lieut. Jonathan Houghton and Sarah Houghton, in Jan 24, 1774. 
Children

Rufus Houghton Jr

M, #7289, b. 14 May 1751, d. 1777

Biography

     Rufus Houghton Jr was born on May 14, 1751 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Elizabeth Whitcomb in Jul 23, 1770 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Whitcomb, 7,35,1770; MLM: Worcester, MA. Rufus Houghton Jr was in military service in Apr 19, 1775 MLM: In the Lexington Alarm in Capt. David Wilder's Co., Col. James Whitcomb's Reg., 8 days as sergeant. He died in 1777 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Elizabeth Whitcomb b. 9 Nov 1752, d. 8 Feb 1818
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Whitcomb in Jul 23, 1770 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Whitcomb, 7,35,1770; MLM: Worcester, MA. 
Children
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 9 Nov 1722, d. c 1759
Mother*Abigail Moore b. 12 Aug 1728, d. 1761

Elizabeth Whitcomb

F, #7290, b. 9 November 1752, d. 8 February 1818

Biography

     Elizabeth Whitcomb was born on Nov 9, 1752 in Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Rufus Houghton Jr, son of Rufus Houghton and Abigail Moore, in Jul 23, 1770 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Whitcomb, 7,35,1770; MLM: Worcester, MA. Elizabeth Whitcomb married Jacob Fullam in Dec 7, 1777 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Elizabeth Whitcomb died on Feb 8, 1818 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Rufus Houghton Jr b. 14 May 1751, d. 1777
Marriage*She married Rufus Houghton Jr, son of Rufus Houghton and Abigail Moore, in Jul 23, 1770 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Whitcomb, 7,35,1770; MLM: Worcester, MA. 
Children