James Houghton

M, #13951, b. 3 July 1758, d. 1811

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BirthJul 3, 1758Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage BannSep 8, 1789Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention is not found recorded, and in many cases this is accounted
for by the fact that neither party belonged in Bolton, and consequently publishment was made elsewhere.
1790 Census1790Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1 male 16+, 2 females; unclear which James
1800 Census1800Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 20010-20010 (6 total); 2 male 1-9, 1 male 26-44 (1756-1774); 2 female, 1 female 26-44
Death1811Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
ProblemWhitecomb, p. 36, gives James Houghton, s/o John and Keziah Ross as Rev. soldier and husband of Dunton, and father of all listed children; p. 32, gives James Haten, birth listed as Houghton, son of Daniel and Experience
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Family: Rebecca Dunton

James Houghton and Rebecca Dunton declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 8, 1789 Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA; An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention is not found recorded, and in many cases this is accounted
for by the fact that neither party belonged in Bolton, and consequently publishment was made elsewhere.
Father*Daniel Houghton Jr. b. 19 Sep 1731
Mother*Experience Willard b. 2 Feb 1728

Rebecca Dunton

F, #13952

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Marriage BannSep 8, 1789Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention is not found recorded, and in many cases this is accounted
for by the fact that neither party belonged in Bolton, and consequently publishment was made elsewhere.
Marriage BannSep 8, 1789Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Problemmarriage to which James Houghton?

Family: James Houghton b. 3 Jul 1758, d. 1811

Rebecca Dunton and James Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 8, 1789 Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA; An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention is not found recorded, and in many cases this is accounted
for by the fact that neither party belonged in Bolton, and consequently publishment was made elsewhere.

Mary Ball

F, #13953, d. before 1764

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MarriageBolton VRs: Mary ?
Deathbefore 1764Benjamin left no widow at admin. of his estate.

Family: Benjamin Houghton b. c 1715, d. b 9 Jan 1764

Mary Ball married Benjamin Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Isabella Houghton, Bolton VRs: Mary ?

Joseph Houghton

M, #13954, b. circa 14 March 1719, d. 27 November 1788

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Birthcirca Mar 14, 1719c 1720 per dd calc; MLM, p.11: b. ca. 1720 (Wor. Deeds. lib. 37, p. 567) [Burr and Gage's data for Henry's daughter Hepzibah]; MLM, p. 25: ca. Mar. 14, 1719, gs calc.
MarriageJun 23, 1767Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathNov 27, 1788Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 68y 9m 13d
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 69th y; buried in same plot as Henry and his son Sanderson;Burr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 39, p. 189

Family: Susanna Brooks b. c 1739, d. 19 Sep 1809

Joseph Houghton married Susanna Brooks in Jun 23, 1767 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Henry Houghton b. 23 Feb 1676, d. 17 Dec 1756
Mother*Hannah West b. 2 Jun 1682, d. 14 Feb 1747/48

Susanna Brooks

F, #13955, b. circa 1739, d. 19 September 1809

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Birthcirca 1739dd calc
MarriageJun 23, 1767Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1800 Census1800Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 00020-00001 (3 total); 2 male 26-44;1 female 45+
DeathSep 19, 1809Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1808, a. 70
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Joseph Houghton b. c 14 Mar 1719, d. 27 Nov 1788

Susanna Brooks married Joseph Houghton, son of Henry Houghton and Hannah West, in Jun 23, 1767 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Joseph Houghton 3d

M, #13956, b. 19 June 1772, d. 7 November 1847

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BirthJun 19, 1772Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 50-60 in 1840 census
MarriageApr 22, 1798Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MLM: April 2
1800 Census1800Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 11010-01010; 1 male 1-9, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44; 1 female 10-15, 1 female 26-44
1810 Census1810Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Joseph Houghton Jr, 5 total, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45+
1820 Census1820Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 4 Individuals: 1 male 45+; 1 female 0-10, 1 female 10-16, 1 female 26-45
1830 Census1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Joseph Houghton 2; 3 Total: 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 male 50 to 60 (1771-1780)// 1 female 60 to 70 (1761-1770)
DeathDec 7, 1832Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1840 Census1840Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total: 1 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 50 to 60 (1780-1789) // 1 female 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 40 to 50 (1790-1799)
DeathNov 7, 1847Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, dysentery; a. 75y 3m 10d
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 75

Family: Mrs. Mary Ray b. c 1769, d. 31 Jul 1834

Joseph Houghton 3d married Mrs. Mary Ray in Apr 22, 1798 at Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MLM: April 2.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. c 14 Mar 1719, d. 27 Nov 1788
Mother*Susanna Brooks b. c 1739, d. 19 Sep 1809

Joseph Houghton Jr

M, #13957, b. 29 September 1772, d. 7 December 1832

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BirthSep 29, 1772Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage
1810 Census1810Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total; 1 male 10-15,1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44//1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44
1820 Census1820Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1830 Census1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a Joseph Houghton; 5 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 50 to 60 (1771-1780)// 1 female under 5 (1826-1830), 1 female 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 female 40 to 50 (1781-1790)
DeathDec 7, 1832Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 60 y. 2 m. 8 d; MLM: Nov. 7, 1847, aged 75 y 3m 19 d
BurialBolton Pan Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 60 y 2 m 8 d

Family: Mary (?) b. c Sep 1768, d. 30 Jul 1834

Joseph Houghton Jr married Mary (?)
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 24 Jan 1746/47, d. b 1810
Mother*Lois Ross b. 13 Aug 1745, d. 30 Apr 1812

Mary Gould

F, #13958, b. circa September 1768, d. 30 July 1834

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Birthcirca Sep, 1768
Marriage BannAug 7, 1790Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageSep 30, 1790Boxborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
DeathJul 30, 1834Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 65
BurialBolton Pan Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 65y. 10 m

Family: Joseph Houghton Jr b. 3 Mar 1766, d. b 1834

Mary Gould and Joseph Houghton Jr declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 7, 1790 Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Mary Gould married Joseph Houghton Jr, son of Joseph Houghton and Ame Haskell, in Sep 30, 1790 at Boxborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.

Josephas Houghton

M, #13959, b. 18 March 1799, d. 2 September 1863

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BirthMar 18, 1799Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40-50 in 1840 census
MarriageJan 11, 1826Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Jan. 11, 1828
1840 Census1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 males (-5, -5, 20-30), 2 females (-5, 20-30)
1840 Census1840Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
DeathSep 2, 1863Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 64 y 6 m
ProblemNot with family in 1850 census; unclear if given death date is for this Josephas

Family: Sally Bruce b. bt 1788 - 1790

Josephas Houghton married Sally Bruce in Jan 11, 1826 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Jan. 11, 1828.
Father*Deacon Henry Houghton b. 6 Mar 1774, d. 21 Feb 1838
Mother*Rhoda Houghton b. c 1779, d. 4 Jan 1859

Mrs. Mary Ray

F, #13960, b. circa 1769, d. 31 July 1834

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Birthcirca 1769Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, a 65 in 1834
MarriageApr 22, 1798Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MLM: April 2
DeathJul 31, 1834Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, a. 65; MLM: Boxboro, Feb. 11, 1803?

Family: Joseph Houghton 3d b. 19 Jun 1772, d. 7 Nov 1847

Mrs. Mary Ray married Joseph Houghton 3d, son of Joseph Houghton and Susanna Brooks, in Apr 22, 1798 at Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MLM: April 2.

Sally Bruce

F, #13961, b. between 1788 and 1790

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Birthbetween 1788 and 1790MA, USA, age 60 in 1850 census; age 72 in 1860 census
MarriageJan 11, 1826Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Jan. 11, 1828

Family: Josephas Houghton b. 18 Mar 1799, d. 2 Sep 1863

Sally Bruce married Josephas Houghton, son of Deacon Henry Houghton and Rhoda Houghton, in Jan 11, 1826 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Jan. 11, 1828.

Judith Houghton

F, #13962, b. 6 August 1774, d. 18 October 1849

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BirthAug 6, 1774Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, d. John & Keziah Houghton
MarriageMar 19, 1794Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Juda (Judeth in int.)
DeathOct 18, 1849Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 75y 2m 12d; influenza

Family: John Kimmens b. 26 Aug 1774, d. 7 Nov 1821

Judith Houghton married John Kimmens in Mar 19, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Juda (Judeth in int.)
Father*John Houghton b. 14 Sep 1739, d. 1807
Mother*Keziah Ross b. 11 Mar 1741/42
FatherLt. John Houghton 3d b. 13 Feb 1731/32, d. 1807

John Kimmens

M, #13963, b. 26 August 1774, d. 7 November 1821

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BirthAug 26, 1774Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Quaker Ch
MarriageMar 19, 1794Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Juda (Judeth in int.)
DeathNov 7, 1821Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Judith Houghton b. 6 Aug 1774, d. 18 Oct 1849

John Kimmens married Judith Houghton, daughter of John Houghton and Keziah Ross, in Mar 19, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Juda (Judeth in int.)

John Kimmens

M, #13964, b. 4 August 1799

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BirthAug 4, 1799Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriagebefore 1825

Family: Dinah (?) b. 13 Nov 1797

John Kimmens married Dinah (?) in before 1825.
Father*John Kimmens b. 26 Aug 1774, d. 7 Nov 1821
Mother*Judith Houghton b. 6 Aug 1774, d. 18 Oct 1849

Dinah (?)

F, #13965, b. 13 November 1797

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BirthNov 13, 1797Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriagebefore 1825

Family: John Kimmens b. 4 Aug 1799

Dinah (?) married John Kimmens, son of John Kimmens and Judith Houghton, in before 1825.

Phebe Kimmens

F, #13966, b. 6 April 1804

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BirthApr 6, 1804Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMay 2, 1822Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Jonathan Wheeler b. 13 Apr 1787

Phebe Kimmens married Jonathan Wheeler in May 2, 1822 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*John Kimmens b. 26 Aug 1774, d. 7 Nov 1821
Mother*Judith Houghton b. 6 Aug 1774, d. 18 Oct 1849

Jonathan Wheeler

M, #13967, b. 13 April 1787

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BirthApr 13, 1787Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMay 2, 1822Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Phebe Kimmens b. 6 Apr 1804

Jonathan Wheeler married Phebe Kimmens, daughter of John Kimmens and Judith Houghton, in May 2, 1822 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Levi Houghton

M, #13968

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MarriageOct 12, 1813Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Married 1st Nathaniel Holman, Levi 2nd
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Family: Abigail Atherton b. 24 Feb 1739/40, d. 13 Jul 1819

Levi Houghton married Abigail Atherton in Oct 12, 1813 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Married 1st Nathaniel Holman, Levi 2nd.

Amory Houghton Jacobs

M, #13969, b. 19 July 1835

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BirthJul 19, 1835Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 15 in 1850 census
Father*Amasa Jacobs
Mother*Lucinda Houghton b. 2 Sep 1797, d. 18 Aug 1874

Abraham Wilder

M, #13970, b. 17 April 1804, d. 17 July 1868

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BirthApr 17, 1804Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageNov 24, 1825Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJul 17, 1868Lawrence, KS, USA

Family: Lucinda Houghton b. 15 Nov 1802, d. 8 Jan 1835

Abraham Wilder married Lucinda Houghton, daughter of Capt. Martin Houghton and Polly Greenleaf, in Nov 24, 1825 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lucinda Mariah Jacobs

F, #13971, b. 20 September 1831

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BirthSep 20, 1831Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 18 in 1850 census
Father*Amasa Jacobs
Mother*Lucinda Houghton b. 2 Sep 1797, d. 18 Aug 1874

Lucy Houghton

F, #13972, b. circa 1810

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Birthcirca 1810MA, USA, age 43 in 1850 census
MarriageJul 7, 1831Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 43, shoe maker

Family: Robert Sloper b. c 1807

Lucy Houghton married Robert Sloper in Jul 7, 1831 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Robert Sloper

M, #13973, b. circa 1807

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Birthcirca 1807NH, USA, age 53 in 1860 census
MarriageJul 7, 1831Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 43, shoe maker
1860 Census1860Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 53, shoe maker

Family: Lucy Houghton b. c 1810

Robert Sloper married Lucy Houghton in Jul 7, 1831 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Asenath Whitney

F, #13974, b. 16 February 1784, d. 28 December 1821

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BirthFeb 16, 1784Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageSep 10, 1803Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathDec 28, 1821Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, also 23 Dec; a. 37, 10 m. 7d; MLM: Nov. 29
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 37y 10m. 7d. w/o Thos

Family: Thomas Houghton b. 10 Feb 1781, d. 2 Jul 1863

Asenath Whitney married Thomas Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Lois Ross, in Sep 10, 1803 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Luther Willard Houghton

M, #13975, b. 26 November 1809, d. circa 1875

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BirthNov 26, 1809Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40 in 1850 census; age 50 in 1860 census
MarriageJun 29, 1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1840 Census1840Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 6 Total: 2 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819)
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40, manuf. frames?
1860 Census1860Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 50, farmer; 2 houses from parents
1870 Census1870Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 60, a carpenter, $600-$100
Deathcirca 1875

Family: Sophronia Pierce b. 1812

Luther Willard Houghton married Sophronia Pierce, daughter of Calvin Peirce and Betsey Brown, in Jun 29, 1830 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Thomas Houghton b. 10 Feb 1781, d. 2 Jul 1863
Mother*Asenath Whitney b. 16 Feb 1784, d. 28 Dec 1821

Sophronia Pierce

F, #13976, b. 1812

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Birth1812MA, USA, age 38 in 1850 census; age 47 in 1860 census; age 57 in 1870 census; age 67 in 1880 census; Pierce: 1806; MLM: 1808
MarriageJun 29, 1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40, manuf. frames?
1860 Census1860Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 50, farmer; 2 houses from parents
1870 Census1870Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 60, a carpenter, $600-$100
1880 Census1880Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 67, widowed

Family: Luther Willard Houghton b. 26 Nov 1809, d. c 1875

Sophronia Pierce married Luther Willard Houghton, son of Thomas Houghton and Asenath Whitney, in Jun 29, 1830 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Calvin Peirce b. 1 Mar 1766, d. 1832
Mother*Betsey Brown b. 1771, d. 1817

Elisha Southwick

M, #13977, b. 13 March 1795, d. 13 August 1830

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BirthMar 13, 1795Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lynn: bp
Marriage BannAug 18, 1821Lynn, Essex Co., MA, USA
DeathAug 13, 1830Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Lydia Houghton b. 20 Mar 1803, d. 20 Sep 1852

Elisha Southwick and Lydia Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Aug 18, 1821 Lynn, Essex Co., MA, USA.

Marcy Houghton

F, #13978, b. 24 October 1770

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BirthOct 24, 1770Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJun 7, 1798Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Thomas Woodberry b. c 1766, d. 11 May 1820

Marcy Houghton married Thomas Woodberry in Jun 7, 1798 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. c 14 Mar 1719, d. 27 Nov 1788
Mother*Susanna Brooks b. c 1739, d. 19 Sep 1809

Thomas Woodberry

M, #13979, b. circa 1766, d. 11 May 1820

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Birthcirca 1766
MarriageJun 7, 1798Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMay 11, 1820Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Marcy Houghton b. 24 Oct 1770

Thomas Woodberry married Marcy Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Susanna Brooks, in Jun 7, 1798 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Hannah Woodbury

F, #13980, b. 24 April 1800, d. 12 August 1802

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BirthApr 24, 1800Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathAug 12, 1802Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 2 y. 3m 12 d.
Father*Thomas Woodberry b. c 1766, d. 11 May 1820
Mother*Marcy Houghton b. 24 Oct 1770