Mercy Houghton

F, #1531, b. 31 March 1718, d. 3 May 1764

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BirthMar 31, 1718Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMay 3, 1764unmar., a. 45
Father*Henry Houghton b. 23 Feb 1676, d. 17 Dec 1756
Mother*Hannah West b. 2 Jun 1682, d. 14 Feb 1747/48

Hepsibah Houghton

F, #1532

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BirthWorcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 37, p. 567, no bd
Father*Henry Houghton b. 23 Feb 1676, d. 17 Dec 1756
Mother*Hannah West b. 2 Jun 1682, d. 14 Feb 1747/48

Abiah Houghton

F, #1533, b. 21 March 1725/26, d. 23 November 1774

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BirthMar 21, 1725/26Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathNov 23, 1774Bolton, 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

Joseph Houghton

M, #1534, b. circa 1706, d. before 1726

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Birthcirca 1706
Deathbefore 1726Middlesex Co., MA, USA, No guardianship in 1726.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #1535, b. circa 1708, d. before 1726

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Birthcirca 1708
Deathbefore 1726Middlesex Co., MA, USA, No guardianship at father's death.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687

Anna Houghton

F, #1536, b. circa 1710

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Birthcirca 1710
MarriageNov 21, 1728Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: Lancaster records: Worchester Deeds, lib. 35, p. 239, anno 1751; Nourse: married by J. Prentice

Family: Shubael Bayley b. 22 Feb 1696

Anna Houghton married Shubael Bayley in Nov 21, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: Lancaster records: Worchester Deeds, lib. 35, p. 239, anno 1751; Nourse: married by J. Prentice.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687

Sarah Houghton

F, #1537, b. circa 1712

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Birthcirca 1712Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Guardianship granted in her 16th year in 1728; Burr: "Aged 16 in 1728"; BT: Lancaster; not in VRs
MarriageMay 9, 1734Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Samuel Rogers

Sarah Houghton married Samuel Rogers in May 9, 1734 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687

Benjamin Houghton

M, #1538, b. circa 1715, d. before 9 January 1764

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Birthcirca 1715Probate gives 13th year in 1728; Burr & Gage: aged 12 in 1728; Weis: 1716
MarriageBolton VRs: Mary ?
Deathbefore Jan 9, 1764"Whereas Benj. Houghton Late of Bolton Decd has left no widdow nor child of age nor no Brothers...Define William Fife may be appointed Administrator on said Estate I being Brother in Law of sd decd Bolton Jan. 9, 1764."

Family: Mary Ball d. b 1764

Benjamin Houghton married Mary Ball Bolton VRs: Mary ?
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687

Shubael Bayley

M, #1539, b. 22 February 1696

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BirthFeb 22, 1696
MarriageNov 21, 1728Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: Lancaster records: Worchester Deeds, lib. 35, p. 239, anno 1751; Nourse: married by J. Prentice

Family: Anna Houghton b. c 1710

Shubael Bayley married Anna Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Isabella Houghton, in Nov 21, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: Lancaster records: Worchester Deeds, lib. 35, p. 239, anno 1751; Nourse: married by J. Prentice.

William Sawyer Sr.

M, #1540, b. 2 February 1679/80, d. 3 February 1740/41

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BirthFeb 2, 1679/80Marlborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Marlborough VR: 1680; Sawyer: 2 Feb 1679, Bolton; Caldwell: 2/2/1679, Lancaster
Marriagecirca 1702Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: (Worchester Deeds, lib. 3, p.126);Lancaster VR, 1890: Marriage, about 1702; was 1700 per Cutter; married before 1711 when they joined the church; Sawyer: c 1700
DeathFeb 3, 1740/41Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Gravestone at Bolton; Bolton VRs: age 61
BurialOld Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

William Sawyer Sr. married Mary Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar, in circa 1702 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: (Worchester Deeds, lib. 3, p.126);Lancaster VR, 1890: Marriage, about 1702; was 1700 per Cutter; married before 1711 when they joined the church; Sawyer: c 1700.
Father*Capt. Thomas Sawyer Jr b. 2 Jul 1649, d. 5 Sep 1736
Mother*Hannah Lewis b. 18 Mar 1648/49, d. 1708

Aholiab Sawyer

M, #1541, b. circa 1703

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Birthcirca 1703Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriagesecond cousins

Family: Betty Sawyer b. 24 Aug 1711

Aholiab Sawyer married Betty Sawyer second cousins.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Mary Sawyer

F, #1542, b. circa 1705

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Birthcirca 1705Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 27, 1723
Marriage

Family 1: Abraham Willard

Mary Sawyer married Abraham Willard in Feb 27, 1723.

Family 2: Phineas Willard

Mary Sawyer married Phineas Willard.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Hannah Sawyer

F, #1543, b. 1 July 1711

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MarriageJan 19, 1726/27Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by John Houghton, Esq.
Marriage

Family 1: John Snow

Hannah Sawyer married John Snow in Jan 19, 1726/27 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by John Houghton, Esq.

Family 2: Jonathan Powers

Hannah Sawyer married Jonathan Powers.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Hephzibah Sawyer

F, #1544, b. circa 1709

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Birthcirca 1709Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 25, 1729/30Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Mar 2

Family 1: William Whitcomb b. 24 Sep 1710

Hephzibah Sawyer married William Whitcomb in Feb 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family 2: Increase Powers

Her second marriage was to Increase Powers.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

William Sawyer Jr.

M, #1545, b. circa 1711, d. 14 July 1794

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Birthcirca 1711Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageAug 25, 1732Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJul 7, 1748Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJul 14, 1794Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family 1: Hannah Whitcomb b. 7 Feb 1713, d. 18 Jun 1747

William Sawyer Jr. married Hannah Whitcomb in Aug 25, 1732 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family 2: Sarah Smith d. 23 Jan 1810

William Sawyer Jr. married Sarah Smith in Jul 7, 1748 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Dea. Josiah Sawyer

M, #1546, b. 13 August 1714, d. 3 July 1805

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BirthAug 13, 1714Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage BannJul 28, 1738
Marriage BannNov 10, 1763Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJan 14, 1764Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2
DeathJul 3, 1805Lancaster (?), Worcester Co., MA, USA, Berlin MA also

Family 1: Sarah Fairbank b. 29 May 1720, d. 2 Apr 1761

Dea. Josiah Sawyer and Sarah Fairbank declared their intentions of marriage on Jul 28, 1738.

Family 2: Mary Tucker b. 14 Sep 1728, d. 25 Mar 1799

Dea. Josiah Sawyer and Mary Tucker declared their intentions of marriage on Nov 10, 1763 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Dea. Josiah Sawyer married Mary Tucker in Jan 14, 1764 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Thankful Sawyer

F, #1547, b. 4 April 1717, d. 18 March 1782

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BirthApr 4, 1717Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 66 at dd
MarriageApr 8, 1735Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMar 18, 1782Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialCookshire Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 66y

Family: Jonathan Fairbank b. c 1710, d. 18 Jan 1782

Thankful Sawyer married Jonathan Fairbank, son of Lieut. Jabez Fairbank Sr and Mary Wilder, in Apr 8, 1735 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Martha Sawyer

F, #1548, b. 5 July 1719

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BirthJul 5, 1719Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMay 13, 1738Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Charles Wilder

Martha Sawyer married Charles Wilder in May 13, 1738 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

David Sawyer

M, #1549, b. 1721

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Birth1721Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Abigail Sawyer

F, #1550, b. 1724

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Birth1724Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*William Sawyer Sr. b. 2 Feb 1679/80, d. 3 Feb 1740/41
Mother*Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752

Ebenezer Wilder

M, #1551, b. 23 June 1683, d. 25 December 1745

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BirthJun 23, 1683Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage
DeathDec 25, 1745Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: d. 25, 12 mo. 1745 in his 65th year (gravestone at Lancaster; W.D., lib. 9, pp. 161, 162, 164)
BurialLancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34

Ebenezer Wilder married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar.
Father*John Wilder b. 1646, d. 1718
Mother*Hannah Atherton b. 10 Jan 1657, d. 4 Jan 1737/38

Benjamin Wilder

M, #1552, b. 22 April 1711

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Father*Ebenezer Wilder b. 23 Jun 1683, d. 25 Dec 1745
Mother*Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34

Hepsibah Wilder

F, #1553, b. 1 January 1711/12

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Marriage

Family: Jonathon Wilson

Hepsibah Wilder married Jonathon Wilson.
Father*Ebenezer Wilder b. 23 Jun 1683, d. 25 Dec 1745
Mother*Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34

David Wilder

M, #1554, b. 27 January 1713/14

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Marriage BannMay 23, 1729

Family: Anna Prentice

David Wilder and Anna Prentice declared their intentions of marriage on May 23, 1729.
Father*Ebenezer Wilder b. 23 Jun 1683, d. 25 Dec 1745
Mother*Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34

Jacob Wilder

M, #1555, b. 1 September 1717, d. before 1745

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Deathbefore 1745Burr & Gage: "probably died before his father."
Father*Ebenezer Wilder b. 23 Jun 1683, d. 25 Dec 1745
Mother*Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34

Jonathon Wilson

M, #1556

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Marriage

Family: Hepsibah Wilder b. 1 Jan 1711/12

Jonathon Wilson married Hepsibah Wilder, daughter of Ebenezer Wilder and Mercy Houghton.

John Priest

M, #1557, b. 1 November 1681, d. 29 September 1756

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BirthNov 1, 1681Woburn, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageBurr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 4, p. 467; MLM: c. 1706
DeathSep 29, 1756Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, VR: 75th year; Jaffrey Hx: Sep 29, 1781, Bolton
BurialLancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751

John Priest married Anna Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar, Burr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 4, p. 467; MLM: c. 1706.

Abigail Priest

F, #1558, b. circa 1706, d. 25 September 1723

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Birthcirca 1706Burr & Gage: died "in her 17th year"
DeathSep 25, 1723Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialLancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*John Priest b. 1 Nov 1681, d. 29 Sep 1756
Mother*Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751

Annah Priest

F, #1559, b. 12 September 1708

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Marriage

Family: Jeremiah Holman

Annah Priest married Jeremiah Holman.
Father*John Priest b. 1 Nov 1681, d. 29 Sep 1756
Mother*Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751

Mary Priest

F, #1560, b. 12 September 1708

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MarriageMar 23, 1720/21Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton; MLM: Mar. 23, 1721/2

Family: Ebenezer Houghton b. 1699, d. 13 Oct 1723

Mary Priest married Ebenezer Houghton, son of Robert Houghton and Esther Leppingwell, in Mar 23, 1720/21 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton; MLM: Mar. 23, 1721/2.
Father*John Priest b. 1 Nov 1681, d. 29 Sep 1756
Mother*Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751