Edith Houghton

F, #8851, b. 22 December 1879, d. 23 October 1948

Biography

     Edith Houghton was born on Dec 22, 1879 in Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY, USA, Moser: Buffalo, NY; age 5/12 in 1880 census; Dec. 1879, age 20, in 1900 census. She appeared in the census of Jun, 1900 of Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, Montgomery Co., PA, USA age 20, a student. She married Dr. Donald Russell Hooker MD in Jun 14, 1905 at Baltimore, Baltimore Co., MD, USA, Moser: Buffalo, NY. Edith Houghton died on Oct 23, 1948 at Baltimore, Baltimore Co., MD, USA, after being in a coma for almost seven years. She was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, CT, USA.

Family

Dr. Donald Russell Hooker MD b. 7 Sep 1876, d. 1 Aug 1946
Marriage*She married Dr. Donald Russell Hooker MD in Jun 14, 1905 at Baltimore, Baltimore Co., MD, USA, Moser: Buffalo, NY. 
Children
Father*Alfred Augustus Houghton b. 6 Mar 1851, d. 28 Oct 1892
Mother*Caroline Garlinghouse b. 13 May 1856, d. 2 Sep 1894

Ellsworth Strong Grant

M, #8852, b. 1917, d. 6 March 2013

Biography

     Ellsworth Strong Grant was born in 1917 in Wethersfield, CT, USA. He married Marion Houghton Hepburn, daughter of Dr. Thomas Norval Hepburn M.D. and Katharine Martha Houghton, in Jun 12, 1939 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, USA. Ellsworth Strong Grant married Virginia Tuttle. Ellsworth Strong Grant died on Mar 6, 2013 at Bloomfield, Hartford Co., CT, USA, age 95. He was buried at Cedar Hill Cmetery, Hartford, CT, USA.

Family 1

Marion Houghton Hepburn b. 24 Apr 1918, d. 3 Aug 1986
Marriage*He married Marion Houghton Hepburn, daughter of Dr. Thomas Norval Hepburn M.D. and Katharine Martha Houghton, in Jun 12, 1939 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, USA
Children

Family 2

Virginia Tuttle b. c 1918, d. May 2012
Marriage*Ellsworth Strong Grant married Virginia Tuttle

Thomas Hepburn Perry

M, #8853, b. 19 June 1942, d. 10 May 1968

Biography

     Thomas Hepburn Perry was born on Jun 19, 1942. He married Sherry Ann Borough in Jan 4, 1964. Thomas Hepburn Perry was in military service in Vietnam. He died on May 10, 1968 at Vietnam.

Family

Sherry Ann Borough
Marriage*He married Sherry Ann Borough in Jan 4, 1964. 
Child
Father*Dr. Thomas Perry PhD b. 11 Sep 1913
Mother*Margaret Houghton Hepburn b. 17 May 1920, d. 20 Feb 2006

Ludlow Ogden Smith

M, #8854, b. circa 1899

Biography

     Ludlow Ogden Smith was born circa 1899 in Strafford, PA, USA, age 31 in 1930 census. He married Katharine Houghton Hepburn, daughter of Dr. Thomas Norval Hepburn M.D. and Katharine Martha Houghton, in Dec 12, 1928 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, USA, at her parent's home with Grandfather Sewell Hepburn officiating; Dec 6, 1928 marriage certif. Ludlow Ogden Smith and Katharine Houghton Hepburn appeared in the census of 1930 of Manhattan, New York, New York Co., NY, USA E. 39th St., rent $110, an insurance broker. Ludlow Ogden Smith and Katharine Houghton Hepburn were divorced in 1934 at Yucatan, Mexico.

Family

Katharine Houghton Hepburn b. 12 May 1907, d. 29 Jun 2003
Marriage*Ludlow Ogden Smith married Katharine Houghton Hepburn, daughter of Dr. Thomas Norval Hepburn M.D. and Katharine Martha Houghton, in Dec 12, 1928 at Hartford, Hartford Co., CT, USA, at her parent's home with Grandfather Sewell Hepburn officiating; Dec 6, 1928 marriage certif. 
Divorce* Ludlow Ogden Smith and Katharine Houghton Hepburn were divorced in 1934 at Yucatan, Mexico

Tor Morrison Hepburn

M, #8855, b. 5 March 1957

Biography

     Tor Morrison Hepburn was born on Mar 5, 1957. He married Marita Dumlas in Nov 17, 1988.

Family

Marita Dumlas
Marriage*Tor Morrison Hepburn married Marita Dumlas in Nov 17, 1988. 
Child
Father*Richard Houghton Hepburn b. 8 Sep 1911, d. 18 Oct 2000
Mother*Estelle Morrison

Marita Dumlas

F, #8856

Biography

     Marita Dumlas married Tor Morrison Hepburn, son of Richard Houghton Hepburn and Estelle Morrison, in Nov 17, 1988.

Family

Tor Morrison Hepburn b. 5 Mar 1957
Marriage*Marita Dumlas married Tor Morrison Hepburn, son of Richard Houghton Hepburn and Estelle Morrison, in Nov 17, 1988. 
Child

Hiram Robert Houghton

M, #8857, b. 24 December 1851

Biography

     Hiram Robert Houghton was born on Dec 24, 1851 in Lunenburg, MA, USA, age 8 in 1860 census; age 18 in 1870 census; age 28 in 1880 census; Dec. 1851, age 48 in 1900 census; age 58 in 1910 census; age 68 in 1920 census; age 78 in 1930 census. He married Phila (?) MLM: w/1. Hiram Robert Houghton married Flora Louise Simmons in Aug 26, 1878 w/2; mar 22 years in 1900 census. Hiram Robert Houghton and Flora Louise Simmons appeared in the census of 1880 of Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 28, a farmer. Hiram Robert Houghton and Flora Louise Simmons appeared in the census of 1900 of Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 48, farmer. Hiram Robert Houghton and Flora Louise Simmons appeared in the census of 1910 of Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 58, farmer. Hiram Robert Houghton appeared in the census of 1920 of Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 68, widower, farmer; and Lydia Lawrence, 50, servant. He appeared in the census of 1930 of Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 78, a widower.

Family 1

Phila (?)
Marriage*He married Phila (?) MLM: w/1. 

Family 2

Flora Louise Simmons b. 26 Aug 1858, d. 22 Dec 1912
Marriage*Hiram Robert Houghton married Flora Louise Simmons in Aug 26, 1878 w/2; mar 22 years in 1900 census. 
Children
Father*Edmund Houghton b. 11 Mar 1810, d. 6 Aug 1876
Mother*Mary Ann Hadley b. 7 Nov 1813, d. 23 May 1904

Spencer Bonaventure Tracy

M, #8858, b. 4 April 1900, d. 10 June 1967

Biography

     Spencer Bonaventure Tracy was born on Apr 4, 1900 in Milwaukee, WI, USA. He died on Jun 10, 1967 at CA, USA. He was buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Glendale, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA.

Family

Katharine Houghton Hepburn b. 12 May 1907, d. 29 Jun 2003

Rufus Houghton

M, #8859, d. 1863

Biography

     Rufus Houghton was born before father's 2nd marriage. He was in military service between Union Army. He died in 1863 at Chickamauga, TN, USA, killed at the battle.
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Anna Nickerson b. 26 Sep 1799
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Martha Houghton

F, #8860, b. 4 August 1822, d. 12 July 1823

Biography

     Martha Houghton was born on Aug 4, 1822. She died on Jul 12, 1823.
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Anna Nickerson b. 26 Sep 1799
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Maria Houghton

F, #8861, b. 12 February 1820

Biography

     Maria Houghton was born on Feb 12, 1820. She married John Wallace.

Family

John Wallace
Marriage*Maria Houghton married John Wallace
Child
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Anna Nickerson b. 26 Sep 1799
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Lewis Houghton

M, #8862, b. 24 February 1827

Biography

     Lewis Houghton was born on Feb 24, 1827 in Canada West age 23 in 1850 census; age 33 in 1860 census. He married Lucy (?) Lewis Houghton and Lucy (?) appeared in the census of 1860 of Brookfield, Cook Co., IL, USA age 33, a farmer, personal property $400; and Philinda D. Moore, 4, IL; Joel N. Moore, 2, IL; infant Moore, 7/12, IL.

Family

Lucy (?) b. c 1807
Marriage*Lewis Houghton married Lucy (?) 
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Anna Nickerson b. 26 Sep 1799
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Elihu Houghton

M, #8863, b. 28 December 1824

Biography

     Elihu Houghton was born on Dec 28, 1824 in Canada West age 40 in 1870 census; age 55 in 1880 census; Dec 1824, age 75 in 1900 census. He married Joanna (?) Elihu Houghton appeared in the census of 1870 of Rutland, LaSalle Co., IL, USA age 40, a carriage maker, with S.L. and Jane Gordin. He appeared in the census of 1880 of Ottawa, La Salle Co., IL, USA age 55, a widower, a harness maker. He and Anna Marie Houghton appeared in the census of 1900 of Manlius, LaSalle Co., IL, USA age 35, widow, keeping boarders; 1 child born, 1 living.

Family

Joanna (?) d. b 1880
Marriage*Elihu Houghton married Joanna (?) 
Children
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Anna Nickerson b. 26 Sep 1799
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Edward Houghton

M, #8864, b. 11 September 1832, d. September 1879

Biography

     Edward Houghton was born on Sep 11, 1832 in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, age 17 in 1850 census; age 27 in 1860 census. He appeared in the census of 1850 of Bedford, Calhoun Co., MI, USA age 17, a laborer. He and Daniel Houghton appeared in the census of 1860 of Precinct 2, Dallas Co., TX, USA age 27, carpenter. Edward Houghton married Martha Ramsey Sharpe in 1875 at Dallas, TX, USA. Edward Houghton died in Sep, 1879 at Eagle Ford near, Dallas, TX, USA.

Family

Martha Ramsey Sharpe b. 10 Sep 1846, d. 8 Jan 1915
Marriage*He married Martha Ramsey Sharpe in 1875 at Dallas, TX, USA
Child
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Anna E. Houghton

F, #8865, b. 16 October 1834

Biography

     Anna E. Houghton was born on Oct 16, 1834 in Canada West age 15 in 1850 census; age 35 in 1870 census; age 45 in 1880 census. She and Lucy Abel appeared in the census of 1870 of Brookfield Twp, Cook Co., IL, USA and Benjamin Decker, 65, laborer, PA. Anna E. Houghton married E. H. Bryant in Oct 16, 1874 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Lic. 564, Book E. Anna E. Houghton and E. H. Bryant appeared in the census of 1880 of Tiskilwa, Bureau Co., IL, USA age 45, wagonmaker; next door to John and Jane Cole.

Family

E. H. Bryant b. c 1835, d. b 1911
Marriage*Anna E. Houghton married E. H. Bryant in Oct 16, 1874 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Lic. 564, Book E. 
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Olive H. Houghton

F, #8866, b. 28 November 1836, d. 21 August 1865

Biography

     Olive H. Houghton was born on Nov 28, 1836 in Canada West age 13 in 1850 census. She married William C. Lapham. Olive H. Houghton died on Aug 21, 1865.

Family

William C. Lapham d. 27 Dec 1863
Marriage*She married William C. Lapham
Child
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Daniel Houghton

M, #8867, b. 28 July 1839

Biography

     Daniel Houghton was born on Jul 28, 1839 in Canada West age 11 in 1850 census; age 19 in 1860 census. He and Edward Houghton appeared in the census of 1860 of Precinct 2, Dallas Co., TX, USA age 27, carpenter. Daniel Houghton was in military service in Dallas, TX, USA, "Served in the Confederate Army, going from Dallas, Tex." He died at Wheaton College, IL, USA.
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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George L. Houghton

M, #8868, b. 28 August 1841, d. 25 February 1917

Biography

     George L. Houghton was born on Aug 28, 1841 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, age 8 in 1850 census; age 19 in 1860 census; Finda grave: 26 Aug 1841. He enlisted on Aug 12, 1862 at Brookfield, Cook Co., IL, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. D, 104 Ill. Infantry, a private; Congressional Medal of Honor: "Rank and organization: Private, Company D, 104 Illinois Infantry. Place and date: At Elk River, Tenn., 2 July 1863. Entered service at: Brookfield, Cook County, Ill. Birth: Canada. Date of issue: 27 March 1900. Citation: voluntarily joined a small party that, under a heavy fire, captured a stockade and saved the bridge." ; Lee: He entered service at Brookfield, Cook Co., Illinois.

George L. Houghton was born in Canada. Entered service at: Brookfield, Cook County, Ill. as a Private in Company D of the 104th Illinois Infantry.

At Elk River, Tenn. on the 2nd of July 1863. He Voluntarily joined a small party that, under a heavy fire, captured a stockade and saved the bridge.

For this action he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honour on the 27th of March 1900. He married Mrs. Emma L. Roberts in Jul 20, 1898 at Woodstock, MN, USA, mar 2 y in 1900 census; mar 9 y in 1910 census; her 2nd mar. Notable Houghton: was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his valor in the Civl War; his brother Daniel served in the Confederate army

Medal of Honor


The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private George L. Houghton, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on 2 July 1863, while serving with Company D, 104th Illinois Infantry, in action at Elk River, Tennessee. Private Hughton voluntarily joined a small party that, under a heavy fire, captured a stockade and saved the bridge. General Orders: Date of Issue: March 27, 1900 Action Date: July 2, 1863 Service: Army Rank: Private Company: Company D; Division: 104th Illinois Infantry on Mar 27, 1900. George L. Houghton and Mrs. Emma L. Roberts appeared in the census of 1910 of Christopher, King Co., WA, USA age 68, house carpenter. George L. Houghton died on Feb 25, 1917 at Orting, Pierce Co., WA, USA, age 75. He was buried in 1917 at Washington Soldiers Home Cemetery (U.S. Soldiers Home Cemetery) (Old Soldiers Home Cemetery), Orting, Pierce Co., WA, USA, Pvt Co D 104th IL Inf;
T18N R5E Section 6
Lat: 47° 04' 50"N, Lon: 122° 13' 29"W.

Family

Mrs. Emma L. Roberts b. Mar 1847
Marriage*He married Mrs. Emma L. Roberts in Jul 20, 1898 at Woodstock, MN, USA, mar 2 y in 1900 census; mar 9 y in 1910 census; her 2nd mar. 
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Lydia T. Houghton

F, #8869, b. 5 May 1844, d. 9 January 1880

Biography

     Lydia T. Houghton was born on May 5, 1844 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada West, age 7 in 1850 census; age 16 in 1860 census. She appeared in the census of 1860 of Brookfield, Cook Co., IL, USA with John and Rebecca Davis. She married John Adams Cole in Nov 17, 1861 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Book C, p. 1671. Lydia T. Houghton died on Jan 9, 1880 at Leroy, KS, USA.

Family

John Adams Cole d. 27 Dec 1885
Marriage*She married John Adams Cole in Nov 17, 1861 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Book C, p. 1671. 
Children
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Merritt Dana Houghton

M, #8870, b. 31 May 1846, d. 1918

Biography

     Merritt Dana Houghton was born on May 31, 1846 in MI, USA, age 4 in 1850 census; age 14 in 1860 census; age 24 in 1870 census; age 33 in 1880 census; Jul 1853, age 46 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census. He appeared in the census of 1870 of Waltham, LaSalle Co., IL, USA age 24, a school teacher, with David and Jane Gammell family. He married Frances (?) in circa 1875 mar 25 years in 1900 census. Merritt Dana Houghton and Frances (?) appeared in the census of 1880 of Rawlins, Carbon Co., MI, USA age 33, a photographist. Merritt Dana Houghton and Frances (?) appeared in the census of 1900 of Laramie, Albany Co., WY, USA age 46, draftsman. Merritt Dana Houghton and Frances (?) appeared in the census of 1910 of Mead, Spokane Co., WA, USA age 63, illustrative artist. Merritt Dana Houghton died in 1918. Notable Houghton: American painter.

Family

Frances (?) b. May 1850
Marriage*He married Frances (?) in circa 1875 mar 25 years in 1900 census. 
Child
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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Julia E. Houghton

F, #8871, b. 12 December 1849

Biography

     Julia E. Houghton was born on Dec 12, 1849 in MI, USA, age 5/12 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census; age 20 in 1870 census; age 30 in 1880 census. She appeared in the census of 1870 of Waltham, LaSalle Co., IL, USA age 20, a school teacher with Charles and Lucy Bennett family. She married Capt. William F. Dunn.

Family

Capt. William F. Dunn b. 21 Oct 1828
Marriage*Julia E. Houghton married Capt. William F. Dunn
Child
Father*Rufus Houghton b. 7 Jun 1791, d. 9 Sep 1865
Mother*Lucy Abel b. 28 Dec 1808, d. 25 Aug 1890
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John Wallace

M, #8872

Biography

     John Wallace married Maria Houghton, daughter of Rufus Houghton and Anna Nickerson.

Family

Maria Houghton b. 12 Feb 1820
Marriage*John Wallace married Maria Houghton, daughter of Rufus Houghton and Anna Nickerson
Child

Alexander Wallace

M, #8873
Father*John Wallace
Mother*Maria Houghton b. 12 Feb 1820
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Joanna (?)

F, #8874, d. before 1880

Biography

     Joanna (?) was born in Scotland. She married Elihu Houghton, son of Rufus Houghton and Anna Nickerson. Joanna (?) died before 1880 husband a widower in 1880 census; not with him in 1870 census.

Family

Elihu Houghton b. 28 Dec 1824
Marriage*She married Elihu Houghton, son of Rufus Houghton and Anna Nickerson
Children

James Houghton

M, #8875, b. circa 1864

Biography

     James Houghton was born circa 1864 in Canada West age 7 in 1870 census; age 16 in 1880 census.
Father*Elihu Houghton b. 28 Dec 1824
Mother*Joanna (?) d. b 1880
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Anna Marie Houghton

F, #8876, b. between 1858 and June 1864

Biography

     Anna Marie Houghton was born between 1858 and Jun, 1864 in Canada age 12 in 1870 census; age 21 in 1880 census; Jun 1864, age 35 in 1900 census; age 56 in 1920 census. She married William Lewis Israel in Feb 19, 1888 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Lic. 3649, Book 2, p. 203. Anna Marie Houghton and Elihu Houghton appeared in the census of 1900 of Manlius, LaSalle Co., IL, USA age 35, widow, keeping boarders; 1 child born, 1 living. Anna Marie Houghton appeared in the census of 1920 of Salt Lake, UT, USA age 56, widow, restaurant manager.

Family

William Lewis Israel d. b 1900
Marriage*She married William Lewis Israel in Feb 19, 1888 at La Salle Co., IL, USA, Lic. 3649, Book 2, p. 203. 
Child
Father*Elihu Houghton b. 28 Dec 1824
Mother*Joanna (?) d. b 1880
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Isabella Houghton

F, #8877, b. circa 1862

Biography

     Isabella Houghton was born circa 1862 in Canada age 8 in 1870 census; age 18 in1880 census. She married F. Adams.

Family

F. Adams
Marriage*Isabella Houghton married F. Adams
Father*Elihu Houghton b. 28 Dec 1824
Mother*Joanna (?) d. b 1880
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F. Adams

M, #8878

Biography

     F. Adams married Isabella Houghton, daughter of Elihu Houghton and Joanna (?).

Family

Isabella Houghton b. c 1862
Marriage*F. Adams married Isabella Houghton, daughter of Elihu Houghton and Joanna (?)

Martha Ramsey Sharpe

F, #8879, b. 10 September 1846, d. 8 January 1915

Biography

     Martha Ramsey Sharpe was born on Sep 10, 1846 in SC, USA, age 34 in 1880 census. She married Edward Houghton, son of Rufus Houghton and Lucy Abel, in 1875 at Dallas, TX, USA. Martha Ramsey Sharpe and Frances Henrietta Houghton appeared in the census of 1880 of Precinct 7, Dallas Co., TX, USA and brother William A. Shayse, 24, SC and father Elam Shayse, 58, SC. Martha Ramsey Sharpe died on Jan 8, 1915.

Family

Edward Houghton b. 11 Sep 1832, d. Sep 1879
Marriage*She married Edward Houghton, son of Rufus Houghton and Lucy Abel, in 1875 at Dallas, TX, USA
Child

Frances Henrietta Houghton

F, #8880, b. 30 August 1876

Biography

     Frances Henrietta Houghton was born on Aug 30, 1876 in Dallas, TX, USA, age 3 in 880 census. She and Martha Ramsey Sharpe appeared in the census of 1880 of Precinct 7, Dallas Co., TX, USA and brother William A. Shayse, 24, SC and father Elam Shayse, 58, SC. Frances Henrietta Houghton married George Willard Moore.

Family

George Willard Moore
Marriage*Frances Henrietta Houghton married George Willard Moore
Father*Edward Houghton b. 11 Sep 1832, d. Sep 1879
Mother*Martha Ramsey Sharpe b. 10 Sep 1846, d. 8 Jan 1915
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