Capt. Joseph Bent

M, #1051, b. 26 September 1701, d. 7 December 1755

Biography

     Capt. Joseph Bent was born on Sep 26, 1701 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He married Martha Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Feb 13, 1723/24 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Capt. Joseph Bent died on Dec 7, 1755 at Albany, Albany Co., NY, USA, of dropsy; age 54.

Family: Martha Houghton b. 24 Apr 1701, d. 4 Dec 1766

He and Martha Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Nov 30, 1723 Milton, MA, USA. Capt. Joseph Bent married Martha Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Feb 13, 1723/24 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Ebenezer Holmes Jr.

M, #1052, b. 16 November 1701, d. 8 February 1752

Biography

     Ebenezer Holmes Jr. was born on Nov 16, 1701 in Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA. He married Mary Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Jan 13, 1724/25 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA. Ebenezer Holmes Jr. died on Feb 8, 1752 at Roxbury, MA, USA.

Family: Mary Houghton b. 14 Apr 1703, d. 23 Apr 1784

He married Mary Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Jan 13, 1724/25 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.

Benjamin Crane

M, #1053, b. 17 December 1692, d. 24 June 1771

Biography

     Benjamin Crane was born on Dec 17, 1692 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: 17 Nov. He married Abigail Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Dec 27, 1722 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, both of Milton. Benjamin Crane died on Jun 24, 1771 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, not in Milton VR. He was buried at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Abigail Houghton b. 1 Jan 1698/99, d. 5 Jun 1755

He and Abigail Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Nov 17, 1722 Milton, MA, USA. Benjamin Crane married Abigail Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Jane Vose, on Dec 27, 1722 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, both of Milton.

John Lee

M, #1054

Biography

     John Lee married Martha Horton, daughter of Ralph Houghton Jr. and Mary Blackburn, on Dec 25, 1711 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, by the Rev. John Danforth.

Family: Martha Horton b. 3 Feb 1692/93

John Lee married Martha Horton, daughter of Ralph Houghton Jr. and Mary Blackburn, on Dec 25, 1711 at Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, by the Rev. John Danforth.

Sarah Houghton

F, #1055, b. 28 September 1733, d. 20 March 1819

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born on Sep 28, 1733 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH: 1722; JWH: 11, 24, 1722 [CJV: bd of sister Elizabeth]. She married Elijah Crane on Jul 25, 1756 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Sarah Houghton died on Mar 20, 1819 at Canton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Elijah Crane b. 29 Jan 1728, d. 11 Sep 1781

She and Elijah Crane declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 25, 1756 Milton, MA, USA. Sarah Houghton married Elijah Crane on Jul 25, 1756 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #1056, b. 24 November 1722

Biography

     Elizabeth Houghton was born on Nov 24, 1722 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, JWH: Twin to Sarah. [CJV: error] She married Elihu Crane on Aug 23, 1743 at Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, MLM: Aug. 2.

Family: Elihu Crane

Elizabeth Houghton and Elihu Crane declared their intentions of marriage on Mar 11, 1742/43 Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA; MLM: Braintree. Elizabeth Houghton married Elihu Crane on Aug 23, 1743 at Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, MLM: Aug. 2.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Martha Houghton

F, #1057, b. 25 October 1724, d. 14 May 1733

Biography

     Martha Houghton was born on Oct 25, 1724 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: Milton. She died on May 14, 1733 at Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, in ninth year.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Lieut. Ralph Houghton

M, #1058, b. 20 February 1728/29, d. 16 November 1809

Biography

     Lieut. Ralph Houghton was born on Feb 20, 1728/29 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: Braintree; DAR: Milton MA; not in Milton VR; Houghton land annexed to Milton in 1754 from Braintree. He married Ruth Wadsworth on Feb 15, 1759 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Lieut. Ralph Houghton appeared in the census of 1790 of Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA 2 males 16+, 1 male under 16, 3 females. He married Waitstill Gulliver on Feb 3, 1792 at Milton, MA, USA. Lieut. Ralph Houghton appeared in the census of 1800 of MIlton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA 00001-00001; 1 male 45+; 1 female 45+. He died on Nov 16, 1809 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, 80 yrs; MLM: Jan. 16; Jason Houghton: 80-4-4.

Family 1: Ruth Wadsworth b. 2 Nov 1737, d. 29 Aug 1791

Lieut. Ralph Houghton and Ruth Wadsworth declared their intentions of marriage on Jan 13, 1759 Milton, MA, USA. Lieut. Ralph Houghton married Ruth Wadsworth on Feb 15, 1759 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family 2: Waitstill Gulliver b. 8 Nov 1737, d. 23 Feb 1810

Lieut. Ralph Houghton and Waitstill Gulliver declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 3, 1792 Milton, MA, USA. Lieut. Ralph Houghton married Waitstill Gulliver on Feb 3, 1792 at Milton, MA, USA.

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: Lt. Ralph Houghton (1729-1809) was one of the original Minutemen in the American Revolution from Milton, MA.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Ebenezer Houghton Jr

M, #1059, b. 26 December 1726

Biography

     Ebenezer Houghton Jr was born on Dec 26, 1726 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He married Prudence Vose on Dec 27, 1750 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Ebenezer Houghton Jr married Hannah Crane on Aug 17, 1776 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, not in Milton VR. Ebenezer Houghton Jr appeared in the census of 1790 of Colrain, Franklin Co., MA, USA 2 males 16+, 1 female (see Hist. of Colrain, MA, p. 201.) He died at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family 1: Prudence Vose b. 12 Apr 1733, d. 4 Jan 1775

He and Prudence Vose declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 1, 1750 Milton, MA, USA. Ebenezer Houghton Jr and Prudence Vose declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 17, 1750 Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Ebenezer Houghton Jr married Prudence Vose on Dec 27, 1750 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family 2: Hannah Crane

Ebenezer Houghton Jr and Hannah Crane declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 17, 1776 Milton, MA, USA. Ebenezer Houghton Jr married Hannah Crane on Aug 17, 1776 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, not in Milton VR.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Silas Houghton

M, #1060, b. 12 April 1736, d. 19 February 1802

Biography

     Silas Houghton was born on Apr 12, 1736 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: Braintree; Uran: Milton MA. He married Lydia Bent on Dec 6, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Silas Houghton appeared in the census of 1790 of Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA 1 male 16+, 1 male under 16, 3 females. He appeared in the census of 1800 of MIlton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA 00101-00001; 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45+, 1 female 45+. He died on Feb 19, 1802 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, 67 yrs.

Family: Lydia Bent b. 9 Sep 1741

He and Lydia Bent declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 30, 1760 Milton, MA, USA. Silas Houghton married Lydia Bent on Dec 6, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Mary Houghton

F, #1061, b. 16 August 1742, d. 25 May 1793

Biography

     Mary Houghton was born on Aug 16, 1742 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: Braintree; JWH: 1732. She married Thomas Tolman on 1766 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Mary Houghton died on May 25, 1793 MLM: May 23, 1793 (based on NEHGR; error.) She and Mary Houghton are possible duplicates.

Family: Thomas Tolman b. 21 Apr 1743, d. 21 Aug 1787

Mary Houghton married Thomas Tolman on 1766 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775
     Mary Houghton and Mary Houghton are possible duplicates.

Elijah Crane

M, #1062, b. 29 January 1728, d. 11 September 1781

Biography

     Elijah Crane was born on Jan 29, 1728 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He married Sarah Houghton, daughter of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Jul 25, 1756 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Elijah Crane died on Sep 11, 1781 at Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Sarah Houghton b. 28 Sep 1733, d. 20 Mar 1819

He and Sarah Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 25, 1756 Milton, MA, USA. Elijah Crane married Sarah Houghton, daughter of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Jul 25, 1756 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Ruth Wadsworth

F, #1063, b. 2 November 1737, d. 29 August 1791

Biography

     Ruth Wadsworth was born on Nov 2, 1737 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, JWH: 1, 2, 1757; Uran: 2 Nov 1757; MLM: Nov. 2, 1735. She married Lieut. Ralph Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Feb 15, 1759 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Ruth Wadsworth died on Aug 29, 1791 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Jason Houghton: 53-9-27.

Family: Lieut. Ralph Houghton b. 20 Feb 1728/29, d. 16 Nov 1809

She and Lieut. Ralph Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Jan 13, 1759 Milton, MA, USA. Ruth Wadsworth married Lieut. Ralph Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Feb 15, 1759 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Waitstill Gulliver

F, #1064, b. 8 November 1737, d. 23 February 1810

Biography

     Waitstill Gulliver was born on Nov 8, 1737 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, JWH: 1723; FWH, MLM, Uran: 1733. She married Lieut. Ralph Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Feb 3, 1792 at Milton, MA, USA. Waitstill Gulliver died on Feb 23, 1810 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, 77 years.

Family: Lieut. Ralph Houghton b. 20 Feb 1728/29, d. 16 Nov 1809

She and Lieut. Ralph Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 3, 1792 Milton, MA, USA. Waitstill Gulliver married Lieut. Ralph Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Feb 3, 1792 at Milton, MA, USA.

Prudence Vose

F, #1065, b. 12 April 1733, d. 4 January 1775

Biography

     Prudence Vose was born on Apr 12, 1733 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, (Bral. 800.) She married Ebenezer Houghton Jr, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Dec 27, 1750 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Prudence Vose died on Jan 4, 1775 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Boston Obits: Houghton, ---, w. Ebenezer at Milton, fell into a well headfirst and drowned while drawing a pail of water, issue Jan 12, 1775; NEHGR: Jan. 9, 1775, a. 46.

Family: Ebenezer Houghton Jr b. 26 Dec 1726

She and Ebenezer Houghton Jr declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 1, 1750 Milton, MA, USA. Prudence Vose and Ebenezer Houghton Jr declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 17, 1750 Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Prudence Vose married Ebenezer Houghton Jr, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Dec 27, 1750 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Hannah Crane

F, #1066

Biography

     Hannah Crane married Ebenezer Houghton Jr, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Aug 17, 1776 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, not in Milton VR. Hannah Crane and Hannah Crane are possible duplicates.

Family: Ebenezer Houghton Jr b. 26 Dec 1726

Hannah Crane and Ebenezer Houghton Jr declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 17, 1776 Milton, MA, USA. Hannah Crane married Ebenezer Houghton Jr, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Aug 17, 1776 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, not in Milton VR.
     Hannah Crane and Hannah Crane are possible duplicates.

Hannah Houghton

F, #1067, b. 27 April 1755

Biography

     Hannah Houghton was born on Apr 27, 1755 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. She married Ephraim Niles on 1775.

Family: Ephraim Niles

Hannah Houghton and Ephraim Niles declared their intentions of marriage on Mar 10, 1775 Milton, MA, USA. Hannah Houghton married Ephraim Niles on 1775.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton Jr b. 26 Dec 1726
Mother*Prudence Vose b. 12 Apr 1733, d. 4 Jan 1775

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #1068, b. 16 January 1763

Biography

     Elizabeth Houghton was born on Jan 16, 1763 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Jason Houghton: Feb. 16, 1763. She married Jared Tucker on Oct 30, 1783. Elizabeth Houghton and Elizabeth Houghton are possible duplicates.

Family: Jared Tucker b. 10 Apr 1759

Elizabeth Houghton and Jared Tucker declared their intentions of marriage on Oct 11, 1783 Milton, MA, USA. Elizabeth Houghton married Jared Tucker on Oct 30, 1783.
Father*Lieut. Ralph Houghton b. 20 Feb 1728/29, d. 16 Nov 1809
Mother*Ruth Wadsworth b. 2 Nov 1737, d. 29 Aug 1791
     Elizabeth Houghton and Elizabeth Houghton are possible duplicates.

Lemuel Crane

M, #1069, b. 18 March 1757, d. 10 November 1817

Biography

     Lemuel Crane was born on Mar 18, 1757 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He married Martha Minot Not in Milton records. Lemuel Crane married Elizabeth Davis at Dorchester, MA, USA. Lemuel Crane died on Nov 10, 1817 at Dorchester, MA, USA, a. 61; also Sep. 10, 1817.

Family 1: Martha Minot d. b 1817

He married Martha Minot Not in Milton records.
Father*Elijah Crane b. 29 Jan 1728, d. 11 Sep 1781
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 28 Sep 1733, d. 20 Mar 1819

Oliver Houghton

M, #1070, b. 19 January 1765, d. 20 September 1836

Biography

     Oliver Houghton was born on Jan 19, 1765 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Abigail Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mary Andrews, on Oct 23, 1791 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs: Abigail Houghton; Boston Marriages gives Nabby Hovey and Oliver Houghton, married in Boston, Oct 23, 1791. Oliver Houghton appeared in the census of 1810 of Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA 4 Total: 1 male 10-15, 1 male 45+//1 female 10-15, 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1820 of Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA 3 Individuals: 1 male 45+; 1 female 26-45, 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1830 of Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA 2 Total: 1 male 60 to 70 (1761-1770)// 1 male 60 to 70 (1761-1770.) He died on Sep 20, 1836 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, p. 183, age 71; p. 362: Sep 19; p. 430: age 70; p.368: age 71, fever; MLM: Sept. 19. He was buried at Old Settler's Burial Ground (Middle Cemetery), Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 70.

Family: Abigail Houghton b. 19 Feb 1768, d. 4 Feb 1837

He married Abigail Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mary Andrews, on Oct 23, 1791 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs: Abigail Houghton; Boston Marriages gives Nabby Hovey and Oliver Houghton, married in Boston, Oct 23, 1791.
Father*Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810
Mother*Mary Allen b. c 1736, d. 22 May 1818

Lydia Bent

F, #1071, b. 9 September 1741

Biography

     Lydia Bent was born on Sep 9, 1741 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. She married Silas Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Dec 6, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Silas Houghton b. 12 Apr 1736, d. 19 Feb 1802

Lydia Bent and Silas Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 30, 1760 Milton, MA, USA. Lydia Bent married Silas Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Dec 6, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Thomas Tolman

M, #1072, b. 21 April 1743, d. 21 August 1787

Biography

     Thomas Tolman was born on Apr 21, 1743 in Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, MLM: Apr. 22, 1742. He married Mary Houghton, daughter of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on 1766 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Thomas Tolman died on Aug 21, 1787 He drowned in the Neponset river.

Family: Mary Houghton b. 16 Aug 1742, d. 25 May 1793

Thomas Houghton

M, #1073, b. 31 July 1738, d. 1790

Biography

     Thomas Houghton was born on Jul 31, 1738 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Vose: Braintree; Uran: Milton. He married Mrs. Charity Liscomb on Oct 23, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Thomas Houghton died in 1790 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Mrs. Charity Liscomb b. 9 Feb 1740/41, d. 14 Nov 1798

He and Mrs. Charity Liscomb declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 26, 1760 Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Thomas Houghton and Mrs. Charity Liscomb declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 27, 1760 Milton, MA, USA. Thomas Houghton married Mrs. Charity Liscomb on Oct 23, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Houghton b. 25 Aug 1695, d. 24 Jan 1783
Mother*Sarah Evans b. 4 Jun 1700, d. 3 Sep 1775

Mrs. Charity Liscomb

F, #1074, b. 9 February 1740/41, d. 14 November 1798

Biography

     Mrs. Charity Liscomb was born on Feb 9, 1740/41 in Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. She died on Nov 14, 1798 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Thomas Houghton b. 31 Jul 1738, d. 1790

She and Thomas Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 26, 1760 Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Mrs. Charity Liscomb and Thomas Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 27, 1760 Milton, MA, USA. Mrs. Charity Liscomb married Thomas Houghton, son of Ebenezer Houghton and Sarah Evans, on Oct 23, 1760 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Jesse Houghton

M, #1075, b. 1792, d. 8 July 1833

Biography

     Jesse Houghton was born in 1792 in Dorchester, MA, USA. He married Anne Mary Skillen on Dec 24, 1812 at Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Jesse Houghton appeared in the census of 1830 of Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA 11Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 2 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 40 to 50 (1781-1790)// 2 female under 5 (1826-1830), 1 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 2 female 50 to 60 (1771-1780.) He died on Jul 8, 1833 at Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, age 42 [sic], angina pectoris; in C.C., Jul 13, 1833, aged 44. He and Jesse Houghton are possible duplicates. Jesse Houghton and Jesse Houghton are possible duplicates.

Family: Anne Mary Skillen b. 1796

Jesse Houghton and Anne Mary Skillen declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 5, 1812 Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Jesse Houghton married Anne Mary Skillen on Dec 24, 1812 at Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Jesse Houghton b. 31 May 1761, d. 19 Jun 1847
Mother*Abigail Ross b. 6 Apr 1765
     Jesse Houghton and Jesse Houghton are possible duplicates. Jesse Houghton and Jesse Houghton are possible duplicates.

David Sumner

M, #1076, b. 6 January 1716/17

Biography

     David Sumner was born on Jan 6, 1716/17 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He married Deborah Houghton, daughter of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, JWH, MLM: 1742 given, but error: see marr bann date. David Sumner married an unknown person on 1776 he m. secondly at
Stoughton, 21 November, 1776, Mercy Esty of Stoughton ; lived
atMdton; d. 11 November, 1789; she d. 24 December, 1824.
Child :

V. Mercy, b. at Stoughton 10 August, 1777 ; m. at Milton 3 April,
1803, Lemuel Smith of Randolph.

Family: Deborah Houghton b. 5 Apr 1722, d. 4 Nov 1752

He and Deborah Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on May 9, 1747 Milton, MA, USA. David Sumner married Deborah Houghton, daughter of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, JWH, MLM: 1742 given, but error: see marr bann date.

Nathaniel Houghton

M, #1077, b. 13 September 1730, d. 8 October 1730

Biography

     Nathaniel Houghton was born on Sep 13, 1730 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. He died on Oct 8, 1730 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Deacon Nathaniel Houghton b. 1696, d. 13 May 1772
Mother*Deborah Belcher b. 11 Feb 1694/95, d. 27 Feb 1772

Joseph Houghton

M, #1078, b. 6 September 1726, d. 14 February 1777

Biography

     Joseph Houghton was born on Sep 6, 1726 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, JWH: 9, 6, 1726. He married Mary Davenport on Nov 24, 1748 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH, JWH: 1747; Stoughton VR: at Stoughton. Joseph Houghton married Ruth Vose on May 17, 1753 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Ruth Field. Joseph Houghton married Hepsibah Wadsworth on May 17, 1773. Joseph Houghton died on Feb 14, 1777 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH, JWH: 1776; MLM: Feb. 14, 1778. There is a research problem: mother of son Joseph; JWH gives Mary Davenport, who died in 1748.

Family 1: Mary Davenport b. 19 Nov 1729, d. 28 Dec 1748

He and Mary Davenport declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 7, 1747/48 Milton, MA, USA. Joseph Houghton and Mary Davenport declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 27, 1747/48 Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Joseph Houghton married Mary Davenport on Nov 24, 1748 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH, JWH: 1747; Stoughton VR: at Stoughton.

Family 2: Ruth Vose b. 22 May 1722, d. 23 May 1772

Joseph Houghton and Ruth Vose declared their intentions of marriage on Mar 17, 1753 Milton, MA, USA. Joseph Houghton married Ruth Vose on May 17, 1753 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Ruth Field.

Family 3: Hepsibah Wadsworth b. 8 Feb 1728, d. 18 Jan 1820

Joseph Houghton married Hepsibah Wadsworth on May 17, 1773. Joseph Houghton and Hepsibah Wadsworth declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 24, 1773 Milton, MA, USA; Hepsibah Horton.
Father*Deacon Nathaniel Houghton b. 1696, d. 13 May 1772
Mother*Deborah Belcher b. 11 Feb 1694/95, d. 27 Feb 1772

Mary Davenport

F, #1079, b. 19 November 1729, d. 28 December 1748

Biography

     Mary Davenport was born on Nov 19, 1729 in Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, NEHGR: Canton; MLM: Nov. 19, 1929 [sic]. She married Joseph Houghton, son of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, on Nov 24, 1748 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH, JWH: 1747; Stoughton VR: at Stoughton. Mary Davenport died on Dec 28, 1748 at Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, a. 19.1.9. She was buried at Canton Cemetery, Canton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA.

Family: Joseph Houghton b. 6 Sep 1726, d. 14 Feb 1777

She and Joseph Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 7, 1747/48 Milton, MA, USA. Mary Davenport and Joseph Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 27, 1747/48 Stoughton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. Mary Davenport married Joseph Houghton, son of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, on Nov 24, 1748 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, FWH, JWH: 1747; Stoughton VR: at Stoughton.

Ruth Vose

F, #1080, b. 22 May 1722, d. 23 May 1772

Biography

     Ruth Vose was born on May 22, 1722 in Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA. She married Joseph Houghton, son of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, on May 17, 1753 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Ruth Field. Ruth Vose died on May 23, 1772 at Milton, MA, USA, 50 y; Houghton Family Records, MLM: May 23, 1792. She was buried at Milton Cemetery, Milton, MA, USA.

Family: Joseph Houghton b. 6 Sep 1726, d. 14 Feb 1777

She and Joseph Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Mar 17, 1753 Milton, MA, USA. Ruth Vose married Joseph Houghton, son of Deacon Nathaniel Houghton and Deborah Belcher, on May 17, 1753 at Milton, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Ruth Field.