Elisha Houghton

M, #731, b. 5 June 1748, d. 18 November 1826

Biography

     Elisha Houghton married Moriah Peirce, daughter of John Peirce and Hannah Houghton, on Nov 30, 1768 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, marriage of an Elisha Houghton and a
Meriah Pairs in Bolton, Ma on 30 Nov, 1765. (Her name is also given as Moriah Peirce
or Pierce in other records.) Elisha Houghton married Elisabeth Rice on Dec 13, 1781 at Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Elisha Houghton appeared in the census of 1790 of Adams, Berkshire Co., MA, USA 1 male 16+, 1 male under 16, 2 females. He appeared in the census of 1800 of Adams, Berkshire Co., MA, USA 00102/00001 (4 total); 1 male 16-25; 2 male 45+; 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1810 of Adams, Berkshire Co., MA, USA 00001- 00001;1 male 45+,1 female 45+. He died on Nov 18, 1826 at Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT, USA, MLM: Jul 17 1810, Harvard [CJV: error].

Family 1: Moriah Peirce b. 19 Oct 1748, d. 12 Apr 1781

He married Moriah Peirce, daughter of John Peirce and Hannah Houghton, on Nov 30, 1768 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, marriage of an Elisha Houghton and a
Meriah Pairs in Bolton, Ma on 30 Nov, 1765. (Her name is also given as Moriah Peirce
or Pierce in other records.)

Family 2: Elisabeth Rice

Elisha Houghton and Elisabeth Rice declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 28, 1781 Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Elisha Houghton married Elisabeth Rice on Dec 13, 1781 at Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ephraim Houghton b. c 1702, d. 15 May 1777
Mother*Sarah Sawyer b. 1708, d. 28 May 1761