Lydia Houghton

F, #8611, b. 6 September 1805, d. 14 September 1826

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BirthSep 6, 1805Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathSep 14, 1826Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, p. 430, Sep 14 1826; GS gives Sept. 13, 1826, aged 21; MLM: of thypoid fever
BurialOld Settler's Burial Ground (Middle Cemetery), Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 21; Gravestone: 'She openeth her mouth with wisdom, and in her tongue is the law of kindness.'
Father*Capt. Benjamin Houghton Jr b. 30 Mar 1764, d. 4 May 1837
Mother*Lydia Bennett b. 1 Jun 1771, d. 8 Aug 1825

Mary Briggs

F, #8612, b. 5 October 1800, d. 19 May 1889

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BirthOct 5, 1800Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 49 in 1850 census; age 59 in 1860 census; age 70 in 1870 census; age 79 in 1880 census
Marriage BannMar 23, 1822Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageApr 30, 1822Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, JWH, MLM: 30 apr 1820
1850 Census1850Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 53, wheelwright, property $3000
1860 Census1860Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 62, wheelwright; property $3500-$5000
1870 Census1870Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 73, a retired mechanic, property $4000-$8000
1880 Census1880Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 82,
DeathMay 19, 1889Waltham, MA, USA
BurialGrove Hill Cemetery, Waltham, MA, USA

Family: Charles Houghton b. 11 Jan 1798, d. 11 Sep 1887

Mary Briggs and Charles Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Mar 23, 1822 Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Mary Briggs married Charles Houghton, son of Capt. Benjamin Houghton Jr and Lydia Bennett, in Apr 30, 1822 at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, JWH, MLM: 30 apr 1820.

Captain Luther Houghton

M, #8613, b. 27 December 1808, d. 15 May 1880

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BirthDec 27, 1808Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 30-40 in 1840 census; age 41 in 1850 census; age 51 in 1860 census; age 61 in 1870 census
Marriage
1840 Census1840Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, 5 Total: 1 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819)
MarriageSep 29, 1846Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, w/2
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 41, a landlord
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 51, hotel keeper, property $2000-225
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 61, a farmer, property $2500-$1270; near brothers Levi H. and Calvin
DeathMay 15, 1880Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA

Family 1: Ruth P. Jewett b. 1811, d. 29 Mar 1846

Captain Luther Houghton married Ruth P. Jewett.

Family 2: Mary Hale b. 31 Jul 1801, d. 20 Feb 1888

Captain Luther Houghton married Mary Hale in Sep 29, 1846 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, w/2.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Betsey Green b. 17 Feb 1786

Calvin M. Houghton

M, #8614, b. 29 July 1810, d. before 1880

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BirthJul 29, 1810Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 20-30 in 1840 census; age 39 in 1850 census; age 49 in 1860 census; age 58 in 1870 census; MLM: 1780
MarriageDec 22, 1835Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
1840 Census1840Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, 3 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819)
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 39, a carpenter, 8 houses from brother Luther; with Daniel Billings, age 70, b. NY, and Miranda Billings, age 37, b. ME
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 49, master carpenter; property $800-500
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 58, a carpenter, property $1400-$800; next to brother Levi Howard
Deathbefore 1880wife a widow

Family: Maria Antoinette Billings b. Mar 1814

Calvin M. Houghton married Maria Antoinette Billings in Dec 22, 1835 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Betsey Green b. 17 Feb 1786

Betsey Greene Houghton

F, #8615, b. 7 August 1812

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BirthAug 7, 1812Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
Marriage1835

Family: Moses Randall Mason

Betsey Greene Houghton married Moses Randall Mason in 1835.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Betsey Green b. 17 Feb 1786

Levi Howard Houghton

M, #8616, b. 20 November 1813, d. 1 January 1876

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BirthNov 20, 1813Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 20-30 in 1840 census; age 36 in 1850 census; age 46 in 1860 census; age 57 in 1870 census
MarriageNov 20, 1838Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
1840 Census1840Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, 3 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819) // 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 36, a farmer; with Delight Robbins, age 49 (her sister ?)
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 46, farmer, property $1000-500
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 57, a farmer property $1800-$450; next to brother Calvin
DeathJan 1, 1876

Family: Elizabeth T. Robbins b. 31 Mar 1816, d. 18 Mar 1880

Levi Howard Houghton married Elizabeth T. Robbins in Nov 20, 1838 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Betsey Green b. 17 Feb 1786

Daniel Gunn Houghton

M, #8617, b. November 1817, d. 21 January 1877

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BirthNov, 1817Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, twin of Eliza; age 32 in 1850 census; age 42 in 1860 census; age 52 in 1870 census
MarriageDec 7, 1845Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, he, a. 28y, she, a. 20y
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 32, a farmer; with Amelia Morse, age 58
1860 Census1860Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, age 42, farmer
1870 Census1870Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, age 52, property $2000-$750; and Daniel Jacobs, 82, ME
DeathJan 21, 1877Sidney, ME, USA, age 59 y, 2 m
BurialField Cemetery #1, Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, Houghton, Daniel G. d. Jan 21, 1877, 59 y 2 m

Family: Susan Jane Jacobs b. Mar 1826, d. 1 Mar 1902

Daniel Gunn Houghton married Susan Jane Jacobs in Dec 7, 1845 at Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, he, a. 28y, she, a. 20y.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Lydia Green b. 1782

Elizabeth Warren Houghton

F, #8618, b. November 1817

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BirthNov, 1817Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, twin of Daniel; age 31 in 1850 census
MarriageNov 29, 1838Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
Marriageh/2

Family: Asa Fletcher

Elizabeth Warren Houghton married Asa Fletcher h/2.
Father*Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Mother*Lydia Green b. 1782

Ruth P. Jewett

F, #8619, b. 1811, d. 29 March 1846

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Birth1811ME, USA, ME per 1880 census of son Henry; JWH: 1806
Marriage
DeathMar 29, 1846aged 35

Family: Captain Luther Houghton b. 27 Dec 1808, d. 15 May 1880

Ruth P. Jewett married Captain Luther Houghton, son of Capt. Abel Houghton and Betsey Green.

Mary Hale

F, #8620, b. 31 July 1801, d. 20 February 1888

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BirthJul 31, 1801ME, USA, age 47 in 1850 census; age 58 in 1860 census; age 60 in 1870 census; age 78 in 1880 census
MarriageSep 29, 1846Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, w/2
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 41, a landlord
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 51, hotel keeper, property $2000-225
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 61, a farmer, property $2500-$1270; near brothers Levi H. and Calvin
1880 Census1880Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 78, widow, keeping house
DeathFeb 20, 1888

Family: Captain Luther Houghton b. 27 Dec 1808, d. 15 May 1880

Mary Hale married Captain Luther Houghton, son of Capt. Abel Houghton and Betsey Green, in Sep 29, 1846 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, w/2.

Maria Antoinette Billings

F, #8621, b. March 1814

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BirthMar, 1814ME, USA, age 46 in 1860 census; age 55 in 1870 census; age 66 in 1880 census; Mar 1814, age 86 in 1900 census; MLM: 1786
MarriageDec 22, 1835Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 39, a carpenter, 8 houses from brother Luther; with Daniel Billings, age 70, b. NY, and Miranda Billings, age 37, b. ME
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 49, master carpenter; property $800-500
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 58, a carpenter, property $1400-$800; next to brother Levi Howard
1880 Census1880Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 66, a widow, keeping house; also Miranda Billings, sister, 57; and nephew, George Billings, 43
1900 Census1900Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 86, widow; also her sister, Meranda Billings, b. Oct. 1822, age 77, ME

Family: Calvin M. Houghton b. 29 Jul 1810, d. b 1880

Maria Antoinette Billings married Calvin M. Houghton, son of Capt. Abel Houghton and Betsey Green, in Dec 22, 1835 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA.

Moses Randall Mason

M, #8622

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Marriage1835

Family: Betsey Greene Houghton b. 7 Aug 1812

Moses Randall Mason married Betsey Greene Houghton, daughter of Capt. Abel Houghton and Betsey Green, in 1835.

Elizabeth T. Robbins

F, #8623, b. 31 March 1816, d. 18 March 1880

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BirthMar 31, 1816Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 36 in 1850 census; age 44 in 1860 census; age 54 in 1870 census
MarriageNov 20, 1838Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 36, a farmer; with Delight Robbins, age 49 (her sister ?)
1860 Census1860Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 46, farmer, property $1000-500
1870 Census1870Waterford, Oxford Co., ME, USA, age 57, a farmer property $1800-$450; next to brother Calvin
DeathMar 18, 1880

Family: Levi Howard Houghton b. 20 Nov 1813, d. 1 Jan 1876

Elizabeth T. Robbins married Levi Howard Houghton, son of Capt. Abel Houghton and Betsey Green, in Nov 20, 1838 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA.

Susan Jane Jacobs

F, #8624, b. March 1826, d. 1 March 1902

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BirthMar, 1826ME, USA, age 24 in 1850 census; age 34 in 1860 census; age 44 in 1870 census; age 74 in 1900 census; Lineage Book: Apr 1827
MarriageDec 7, 1845Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, he, a. 28y, she, a. 20y
1850 Census1850Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 32, a farmer; with Amelia Morse, age 58
1860 Census1860Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, age 42, farmer
1870 Census1870Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, age 52, property $2000-$750; and Daniel Jacobs, 82, ME
DeathMar 1, 1902Sidney, ME, USA, age 75 y, 11 m
BurialField Cemetery #1, Sidney, Kennebec Co., ME, USA, Susan J., wife d Mar 1 1902, 75 y 11 m

Family: Daniel Gunn Houghton b. Nov 1817, d. 21 Jan 1877

Susan Jane Jacobs married Daniel Gunn Houghton, son of Capt. Abel Houghton and Lydia Green, in Dec 7, 1845 at Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, he, a. 28y, she, a. 20y.

Leander G. Willard

M, #8625, b. 12 April 1818, d. 10 February 1863

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BirthApr 12, 1818Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, dd calc
MarriageNov 29, 1838Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
DeathFeb 10, 1863age 44 y 9 m 28 d

Family: Elizabeth Warren Houghton b. Nov 1817

Leander G. Willard married Elizabeth Warren Houghton, daughter of Capt. Abel Houghton and Lydia Green, in Nov 29, 1838 at Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA.

Mary Ann Houghton

F, #8626, b. 3 June 1820, d. 1895

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BirthJun 3, 1820Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
Marriage1839
Death1895

Family: George Washington Plummer b. 1814, d. 1886

Mary Ann Houghton married George Washington Plummer in 1839.
Father*Deacon Henry Houghton b. 1791
Mother*Melinda Bryant b. 1799

Henry Lewis Houghton

M, #8627, d. before 1879

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BirthWaterford, Oxford, ME, USA
Deathbefore 1879
Father*Deacon Henry Houghton b. 1791
Mother*Susan Brown b. c 1807

Melinda Bryant Houghton

F, #8628, b. circa 1827

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Birthcirca 1827Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 23 in 1850 census
Marriage

Family: George McPhail

Melinda Bryant Houghton married George McPhail.
Father*Deacon Henry Houghton b. 1791
Mother*Susan Brown b. c 1807

Franklin H. Houghton

M, #8629, b. circa 1843

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Birthcirca 1843Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA, age 7 in 1850 census; age 17 in 1860 census; age 19 in 1862 enlistment
1870 Census1870Portland, Cumberland Co., ME, USA, age 27, sugar refiner, property $20,000, $3000, boarding in hotel
Marriage

Family: Louisa Goodrich

Franklin H. Houghton married Louisa Goodrich.
Father*Deacon Henry Houghton b. 1791
Mother*Susan Brown b. c 1807

George Washington Plummer

M, #8630, b. 1814, d. 1886

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Birth1814Waterford, Oxford, ME, USA
Marriage1839
Death1886

Family: Mary Ann Houghton b. 3 Jun 1820, d. 1895

George Washington Plummer married Mary Ann Houghton, daughter of Deacon Henry Houghton and Melinda Bryant, in 1839.

George McPhail

M, #8631

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Marriage

Family: Melinda Bryant Houghton b. c 1827

George McPhail married Melinda Bryant Houghton, daughter of Deacon Henry Houghton and Susan Brown.

Louisa Goodrich

F, #8632

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Marriage

Family: Franklin H. Houghton b. c 1843

Louisa Goodrich married Franklin H. Houghton, son of Deacon Henry Houghton and Susan Brown.

Henry Smith Houghton

M, #8633, b. November 1820

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BirthNov, 1820Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 50 in 1870 census; age 55 in 1875 census; age 60 in 1880 census; Nov 1816, age 83 in 1900 census
Marriage
1870 Census1870Ephratah PO, Oppenheim, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 50, a farmer, property $2000-1000; and David Still, 82, NY

Family: Polly (?) b. c 1823

Henry Smith Houghton married Polly (?)
Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

Eleanor Houghton

F, #8634

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Marriage

Family: DeWitt Gilbert

Eleanor Houghton married DeWitt Gilbert.
Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

Polly Houghton

F, #8635

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Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

William F. Laselle Houghton

M, #8636

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Birth
Marriage
DuplicateNote wives name: Lydia Ladue
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Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

George Milton Haughton

M, #8637, b. 27 February 1865, d. 11 April 1949

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BirthFeb 27, 1865Manheim, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 5 in 1870 census; age 15 in 1880 census; Feb 1865, age 35 in 1900 census; age 45 in 1910 census; age 54 in 1920 census; age 65 in 1930 census
MarriageJul 11, 1888age 22 and 17; mar 21 y in 1910 census
1900 Census1900Manheim, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 35, blacksmith; next door to parents
1910 Census1910Manheim, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 45, blacksmith, own shop; next door to Delia's parents
1920 Census1920Manheim, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 54, farmer; and mother in law Susan E. Walrath, 67, NY
DeathApr 11, 1949

Family: Delia Walrath b. 17 Jan 1871, d. 16 Sep 1933

George Milton Haughton married Delia Walrath in Jul 11, 1888 age 22 and 17; mar 21 y in 1910 census.
Father*William Leonard Haughton b. 14 Mar 1825, d. 22 Sep 1917
Mother*Lydia Ladue b. 5 Jan 1830, d. 22 Mar 1902

Richard Allen Houghton

M, #8638, b. 1827, d. 1906

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Birth1827age 28 in 1860 census; age 37 in 1864 enlistment
Marriage1850
1860 Census1860Stratford, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 28, wagon maker
Death1906
BurialIlion Cemetery, Ilion, Herkimer Co., NY, USA

Family: Elizabeth McKinney b. 1833, d. 1901

Richard Allen Houghton married Elizabeth McKinney in 1850.
Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

John Milton Houghton

M, #8639, b. October 1834, d. 1911

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BirthOct, 1834Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 33 in 1870 census; age 40 in 1875 census; age 44 in 1880 census; age 76 in 1910 census
Marriagecirca 1870mar 40 y in 1910 census
Census1875Oppenheim, Fulton Co., NY, USA, John M. Haughton, age 40, farmer
1880 Census1880Oppenheim, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 44, farmer
1900 Census1900Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 65, traveling salesman
1910 Census1910Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 37, farmer
Death1911Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA
BurialEphratah Rural Cemetery, Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA, Haughton as surname on GS

Family: Mary Burnham b. Nov 1844, d. 1916

John Milton Houghton married Mary Burnham in circa 1870 mar 40 y in 1910 census.
Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867

Lauretta H. Houghton

F, #8640, b. February 1843, d. 1912

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BirthFeb, 1843NY, USA, age 57 in 1900 census
MarriageOct 1, 1867
1900 Census1900Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA, age 59, farmer
Death1912Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA
BurialEphratah Rural Cemetery, Ephratah, Fulton Co., NY, USA, Lauretta Haughton Shaver

Family: Webster Shaver b. 7 Feb 1841

Lauretta H. Houghton married Webster Shaver in Oct 1, 1867.
Father*Richard Houghton b. 30 Sep 1794, d. 4 Feb 1863
Mother*Rebecca Hewett b. 1799, d. 15 Jun 1867