Mercy Houghton

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

Biography

     Mercy Houghton was born on Mar 31, 1718 in Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on May 3, 1764 unmar., 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

Biography

     Hepsibah Houghton was born in Worcester 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

Biography

     Abiah Houghton was born on Mar 21, 1725/26 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Nov 23, 1774 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

Joseph Houghton

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

Biography

     Joseph Houghton was born circa 1706. He died before 1726 at Middlesex 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
     Joseph Houghton was baptized on Nov 9, 1718 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Houghton

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

Biography

     Elizabeth Houghton was born circa 1708. She died before 1726 at Middlesex 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
     Elizabeth Houghton was baptized on Nov 9, 1718 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Anna Houghton

F, #1536, b. circa 1710

Biography

     Anna Houghton was born circa 1710. She 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.

Family

Shubael Bayley b. 22 Feb 1696
MarriageShe 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. 
Children
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687
     Anna Houghton was baptized on Nov 9, 1718 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Sarah Houghton

F, #1537, b. circa 1712

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born circa 1712 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Guardianship granted in her 16th year in 1728; Burr: "Aged 16 in 1728"; BT: Lancaster; not in VRs. She married Samuel Rogers in May 9, 1734 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

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

Benjamin Houghton

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

Biography

     Benjamin Houghton was born circa 1715 Probate gives 13th year in 1728; Burr & Gage: aged 12 in 1728; Weis: 1716. He married Mary Ball Bolton VRs: Mary ? Benjamin Houghton died before 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
Marriage*He married Mary Ball Bolton VRs: Mary ? 
Children
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 26 Feb 1677/78, d. b Jul 1718
Mother*Isabella Houghton b. 6 Jun 1687
     Benjamin Houghton was baptized on Nov 9, 1718 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Sep. 30, 1718.

Shubael Bayley

M, #1539, b. 22 February 1696

Biography

     Shubael Bayley was born on Feb 22, 1696. He 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.

Family

Anna Houghton b. c 1710
Marriage*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. 
Children

William Sawyer Sr.

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

Biography

     William Sawyer Sr. was born on Feb 2, 1679/80 in Marlborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Marlborough VR: 1680; Sawyer: 2 Feb 1679, Bolton; Caldwell: 2/2/1679, Lancaster. He 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. William Sawyer Sr. died on Feb 3, 1740/41 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Gravestone at Bolton; Bolton VRs: age 61. He was buried at Old Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Mary Houghton b. 7 Feb 1680, d. 1 Apr 1752
Marriage*He 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. 
Children
Father*Capt. Thomas Sawyer Jr b. 2 Jul 1649, d. 5 Sep 1736

Aholiab Sawyer

M, #1541, b. circa 1703

Biography

     Aholiab Sawyer was born circa 1703 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Betty Sawyer second cousins.

Family

Betty Sawyer b. 24 Aug 1711
Marriage*He married Betty Sawyer second cousins. 
Children
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
     Aholiab Sawyer was baptized on Jul 1, 1711 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Mary Sawyer

F, #1542, b. circa 1705

Biography

     Mary Sawyer was born circa 1705 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Abraham Willard in Feb 27, 1723. Mary Sawyer married Phineas Willard.

Family 1

Abraham Willard
Marriage*She married Abraham Willard in Feb 27, 1723. 

Family 2

Phineas Willard
Marriage*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
     Mary Sawyer was baptized on Jul 1, 1711.

Hannah Sawyer

F, #1543, b. 1 July 1711

Biography

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

Family 1

John Snow
Marriage*She married John Snow in Jan 19, 1726/27 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by John Houghton, Esq. 
Children

Family 2

Jonathan Powers
Marriage*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
     Hannah Sawyer was baptized on Jul 1, 1711 same as sister Mary.

Hephzibah Sawyer

F, #1544, b. circa 1709

Biography

     Hephzibah Sawyer was born circa 1709 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married William Whitcomb in Feb 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Her second marriage was to Increase Powers.

Family 1

William Whitcomb b. 24 Sep 1710
MarriageShe married William Whitcomb in Feb 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Increase Powers
Mar 2*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
     Hephzibah Sawyer was baptized on Jul 1, 1711 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

William Sawyer Jr.

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

Biography

     William Sawyer Jr. was born circa 1711 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Hannah Whitcomb in Aug 25, 1732 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. William Sawyer Jr. married Sarah Smith in Jul 7, 1748 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA. William Sawyer Jr. died on Jul 14, 1794 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family 1

Hannah Whitcomb b. 7 Feb 1713, d. 18 Jun 1747
Marriage*He married Hannah Whitcomb in Aug 25, 1732 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family 2

Sarah Smith d. 23 Jan 1810
Marriage*William Sawyer Jr. married Sarah Smith in Jul 7, 1748 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
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. was baptized on Nov 18, 1711 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Dea. Josiah Sawyer

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

Biography

     Dea. Josiah Sawyer was born on Aug 13, 1714 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Mary Tucker in Jan 14, 1764 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2. Dea. Josiah Sawyer was in military service in 1776 Lex Alarm; Goose 3 mos 14 d. He died on Jul 3, 1805 at Lancaster (?), Worcester Co., MA, USA, Berlin MA also.

Family 1

Sarah Fairbank b. 29 May 1720, d. 2 Apr 1761
Children

Family 2

Mary Tucker b. 14 Sep 1728, d. 25 Mar 1799
Marriage*He married Mary Tucker in Jan 14, 1764 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w/2. 
Children
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 was baptized on Oct 24, 1714 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Thankful Sawyer

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

Biography

     Thankful Sawyer was born on Apr 4, 1717 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 66 at dd. She married Jonathan Fairbank, son of Lieut. Jabez Fairbank Sr, in Apr 8, 1735 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Thankful Sawyer died on Mar 18, 1782 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Cookshire Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 66y.

Family

Jonathan Fairbank b. c 1710, d. 18 Jan 1782
Marriage*She married Jonathan Fairbank, son of Lieut. Jabez Fairbank Sr, in Apr 8, 1735 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child
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 was baptized on Apr 7, 1717 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Martha Sawyer

F, #1548, b. 5 July 1719

Biography

     Martha Sawyer was born on Jul 5, 1719 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Charles Wilder in May 13, 1738 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Charles Wilder
Marriage*She 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
     Martha Sawyer was baptized on Jul 5, 1719 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

David Sawyer

M, #1549, b. 1721

Biography

     David Sawyer was born in 1721 in 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 was baptized on Aug 27, 1721 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Abigail Sawyer

F, #1550, b. 1724

Biography

     Abigail Sawyer was born in 1724 in 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
     Abigail Sawyer was baptized on Aug 23, 1724 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ebenezer Wilder

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

Biography

     Ebenezer Wilder was born on Jun 23, 1683 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar. Ebenezer Wilder died on Dec 25, 1745 at Lancaster, 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.) He was buried at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34
Marriage*He married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar
Children
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
Father*Ebenezer Wilder b. 23 Jun 1683, d. 25 Dec 1745
Mother*Mercy Houghton b. 15 Mar 1681/82, d. 7 Jan 1733/34
     Benjamin Wilder was baptized on Apr 22, 1711.

Hepsibah Wilder

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

Biography

     Hepsibah Wilder married Jonathon Wilson.

Family

Jonathon Wilson
Marriage*She 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
     Hepsibah Wilder was baptized on Jan 1, 1711/12.

David Wilder

M, #1554, b. 27 January 1713/14
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 was baptized on Jan 27, 1713/14.

Jacob Wilder

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

Biography

     Jacob Wilder died before 1745 Burr & 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
     Jacob Wilder was baptized on Sep 1, 1717.

Jonathon Wilson

M, #1556

Biography

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

Family

Hepsibah Wilder b. 1 Jan 1711/12
Marriage*Jonathon Wilson married Hepsibah Wilder, daughter of Ebenezer Wilder and Mercy Houghton

John Priest

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

Biography

     John Priest was born on Nov 1, 1681 in Woburn, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. He married Anna Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar, Burr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 4, p. 467; MLM: c. 1706. John Priest died on Sep 29, 1756 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, VR: 75th year; Jaffrey Hx: Sep 29, 1781, Bolton. He was buried at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751
Marriage*He married Anna Houghton, daughter of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar, Burr & Gage: Worcester Deeds, lib. 4, p. 467; MLM: c. 1706. 
Children

Abigail Priest

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

Biography

     Abigail Priest was born circa 1706 Burr & Gage: died "in her 17th year." She died on Sep 25, 1723 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Lancaster, 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

Biography

     Annah Priest married Jeremiah Holman.

Family

Jeremiah Holman
Marriage*She 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
     Annah Priest was baptized on Sep 12, 1708.

Mary Priest

F, #1560, b. 12 September 1708

Biography

     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.

Family

Ebenezer Houghton b. 1699, d. 13 Oct 1723
Marriage*She 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. 
Child
Father*John Priest b. 1 Nov 1681, d. 29 Sep 1756
Mother*Anna Houghton b. 8 May 1684, d. 3 Apr 1751
     Mary Priest was baptized on Sep 12, 1708 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Oct. 12, 1708, Lancaster.