John Fairbank

M, #1741, b. 4 May 1731

Biography

     John Fairbank was born on May 4, 1731 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Athol also. He married Relief Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Jr and Ruth Wheelock, in Jul 10, 1751 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. John Fairbank was in military service in 1776. He was in military service Colonial wars as a soldier.

Family

Relief Houghton b. 23 Oct 1726, d. 29 Oct 1795
Marriage*He married Relief Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Jr and Ruth Wheelock, in Jul 10, 1751 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Elijah Houghton Jr

M, #1742, b. 11 January 1767, d. 18 August 1833

Biography

     Elijah Houghton Jr was born on Jan 11, 1767 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Ruth Walker in Nov 29, 1792 at Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Watertown & Lancaster VR: Elijah Houghton and Ruthy. Elijah Houghton Jr appeared in the census of 1800 of Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA 20011-10011 (7 Total); 2 male 1-9, 1 male 26-44, 1 male 45+; 1 female 1-9, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1810 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 8 Total: 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45+. He appeared in the census of 1830 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 4 Total: 1 male 60 to 70 (1761-1770)// 2 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 1 female 50 to 60 (1771-1780.) He died on Aug 18, 1833 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, J.W. Houghton: 1837 only; Whitcomb: 1833; burial in same plot as son Elijah; in C. C., Aug 24, 1833, age 66, Capt. Elijah Houghton. He was buried at Chocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 60 Section W.

Family

Ruth Walker b. c 1771, d. 28 Feb 1861
Marriage*He married Ruth Walker in Nov 29, 1792 at Watertown, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Watertown & Lancaster VR: Elijah Houghton and Ruthy. 
Children
Father*Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810
Mother*Mary Allen b. c 1736, d. 22 May 1818
     Elijah Houghton Jr was baptized on Jan 18, 1767 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Maverick Houghton

F, #1743, b. 22 September 1768, d. 9 July 1852

Biography

     Maverick Houghton was born on Sep 22, 1768 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Dr. Josiah Cutting in Feb 23, 1792 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Maverick Houghton married Amos Johnson in Apr 22, 1814. Maverick Houghton married Amos Hartshorn Esq. h/3. Maverick Houghton died on Jul 9, 1852 at Berlin, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 83 y 9 m 17 d. She was buried at Old Cemetery, Berlin Center, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family 1

Dr. Josiah Cutting d. 20 Jun 1797
Marriage*She married Dr. Josiah Cutting in Feb 23, 1792 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Amos Johnson b. 13 Oct 1750, d. 12 Jul 1825
Marriage*Maverick Houghton married Amos Johnson in Apr 22, 1814. 
Father*Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810
Mother*Mary Allen b. c 1736, d. 22 May 1818
     Maverick Houghton was baptized on Sep 25, 1768 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lockheart Houghton

M, #1744, b. 7 January 1771, d. 2 February 1814

Biography

     Lockheart Houghton was born on Jan 7, 1771 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Feb 2, 1814 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, p. 182: died at house of brother Oliver, age 43; p. 358: died age 43, consumption.
Father*Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810
Mother*Mary Allen b. c 1736, d. 22 May 1818
     Lockheart Houghton was baptized on Feb 3, 1771 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: -May 30, 1773.

Sparhawk Houghton

M, #1745, b. 23 May 1773, d. 23 May 1806

Biography

     Sparhawk Houghton was born on May 23, 1773 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 5,23, 1723 (error.) He married Nancy Bagnall in Jun 1, 1794 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Sparhawk Houghton died on May 23, 1806 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 33, of consumption.

Family

Nancy Bagnall b. c 1777, d. 8 Feb 1805
Marriage*He married Nancy Bagnall in Jun 1, 1794 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Capt. Elijah Houghton b. 16 Jun 1728, d. 7 Jul 1810
Mother*Mary Allen b. c 1736, d. 22 May 1818
     Sparhawk Houghton was baptized on May 30, 1773 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Capt. Jonathan Sawyer

M, #1746, b. 1691, d. 30 September 1746

Biography

     Capt. Jonathan Sawyer was born in 1691 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard VR: age 55 at death [1691]; MLM, Sawyer, Virkus, ANF: 1690. He married Elizabeth Wheelock in 1715 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Virkus, MLM: 1711. Capt. Jonathan Sawyer died on Sep 30, 1746 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae. 55.

Family

Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Wheelock in 1715 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Virkus, MLM: 1711. 
Children
Father*Caleb Sawyer b. 20 Apr 1659, d. 12 Feb 1755
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 17 Feb 1661, d. 15 Nov 1751
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

John Sawyer

M, #1747, b. circa 1688, d. 2 October 1731

Biography

     John Sawyer was born circa 1688 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Ruth (?) in 1724. John Sawyer died on Oct 2, 1731.

Family

Ruth (?)
Marriage*He married Ruth (?) in 1724. 
Father*Caleb Sawyer b. 20 Apr 1659, d. 12 Feb 1755
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 17 Feb 1661, d. 15 Nov 1751
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Hephzibah Sawyer

F, #1748, b. 1701, d. 26 April 1789

Biography

     Hephzibah Sawyer was born in 1701 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, dd calc? She married Deacon Jabez Fairbank Jr, son of Lieut. Jabez Fairbank Sr, in Jan 28, 1718/19 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Hephzibah Sawyer died on Apr 26, 1789 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae: 88 in Bolton MA; AF gives 1797.

Family

Deacon Jabez Fairbank Jr b. 1695, d. 24 Apr 1782
Marriage*She married Deacon Jabez Fairbank Jr, son of Lieut. Jabez Fairbank Sr, in Jan 28, 1718/19 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Caleb Sawyer b. 20 Apr 1659, d. 12 Feb 1755
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 17 Feb 1661, d. 15 Nov 1751
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Hephzibah Sawyer was baptized on Oct 31, 1708 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Abigail Sawyer

F, #1749, b. circa 1704, d. 6 August 1760

Biography

     Abigail Sawyer was born circa 1704 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Thomas Wright in Nov 18, 1729 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Abigail Sawyer died on Aug 6, 1760 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Apr 9, 1778 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, w. of Thomas, "in a good old age."

Family

Thomas Wright
Marriage*She married Thomas Wright in Nov 18, 1729 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Caleb Sawyer b. 20 Apr 1659, d. 12 Feb 1755
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 17 Feb 1661, d. 15 Nov 1751
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Abigail Sawyer was christened on Oct 31, 1708 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Seth Sawyer

M, #1750, b. 7 January 1705/6, d. 29 March 1768

Biography

     Seth Sawyer was born on Jan 7, 1705/6 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 31 Dec 1704 per gravestone calculation; Sawyer: 7 Jan 1705. He married Dinah Farrar in Jan 21, 1726/27 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Seth Sawyer married Hepzibah Whitney in Oct 12, 1732 at Harvard/Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Seth Sawyer died on Mar 29, 1768 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, AF: 29 May 1768; VR Harvard: ae 63.2.29. He was buried at Old Harvard Cem, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 63y 2m 29d.

Family 1

Dinah Farrar b. 1704, d. 25 Oct 1727
Marriage*He married Dinah Farrar in Jan 21, 1726/27 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family 2

Hepzibah Whitney b. 1710, d. 1797
Marriage*Seth Sawyer married Hepzibah Whitney in Oct 12, 1732 at Harvard/Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child
Father*Caleb Sawyer b. 20 Apr 1659, d. 12 Feb 1755
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 17 Feb 1661, d. 15 Nov 1751
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Seth Sawyer was baptized on Oct 31, 1708 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Wheelock

F, #1751, b. 1699, d. 14 November 1791

Biography

     Elizabeth Wheelock was born in 1699 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Capt. Jonathan Sawyer, son of Caleb Sawyer and Sarah Houghton, in 1715 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Virkus, MLM: 1711. Elizabeth Wheelock died on Nov 14, 1791.

Family

Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Marriage*She married Capt. Jonathan Sawyer, son of Caleb Sawyer and Sarah Houghton, in 1715 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Virkus, MLM: 1711. 
Children

Jonathan Sawyer Jr

M, #1752, b. 13 May 1716, d. 21 February 1805

Biography

     Jonathan Sawyer Jr married Elizabeth Whitney in Sep 30, 1740 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Jonathan Sawyer Jr died on Feb 21, 1805 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae: 90. He was buried at Old Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Elizabeth Whitney
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Whitney in Sep 30, 1740 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Jonathan Sawyer Jr was baptized on May 13, 1716 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Sawyer

F, #1753, b. 6 October 1717
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Elizabeth Sawyer was baptized on Oct 6, 1717 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lieut. Caleb Sawyer

M, #1754, b. 19 June 1720, d. 6 May 1820

Biography

     Lieut. Caleb Sawyer married Lydia Reed in circa 1739 at Keene, Cheshire, NH, USA. Lieut. Caleb Sawyer died on May 6, 1820 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard VRs: Jun 5 per GS; ae 83; AF: 1780. He was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cem, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
Marriage*He married Lydia Reed in circa 1739 at Keene, Cheshire, NH, USA
Children
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Lieut. Caleb Sawyer was baptized on Jun 19, 1720 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Seth Sawyer

M, #1755, b. 1722

Biography

     Seth Sawyer was born in 1722.
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Lois Sawyer

F, #1756, b. 9 February 1723/24, d. before 1732

Biography

     Lois Sawyer died before 1732 probably died young.
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Lois Sawyer was baptized on Feb 9, 1723/24 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Olive Sawyer

F, #1757, b. 29 May 1726
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Olive Sawyer was baptized on May 29, 1726 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Sarah Sawyer

F, #1758, b. 30 July 1727
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Sarah Sawyer was baptized on Jul 30, 1727 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Manasseh Sawyer

M, #1759, b. 25 March 1729, d. 24 December 1808

Biography

     Manasseh Sawyer was born on Mar 25, 1729 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He was in military service Revol. War; GS: fought in the Revolution. He married Lydia Fairbank in Feb 18, 1756 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Manasseh Sawyer died on Dec 24, 1808 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 78. He was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cem, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Lydia Fairbank
Marriage*He married Lydia Fairbank in Feb 18, 1756 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Manasseh Sawyer was baptized on Jun 1, 1729 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lois Sawyer

F, #1760, b. 8 March 1732, d. 12 October 1746

Biography

     Lois Sawyer was born on Mar 8, 1732 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Oct 12, 1746 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. abt. 16y.
Father*Capt. Jonathan Sawyer b. 1691, d. 30 Sep 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Wheelock b. 1699, d. 14 Nov 1791
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton
     Lois Sawyer was christened on Aug 6, 1732 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Abijah Sawyer

M, #1761, b. 24 September 1765, d. 28 March 1823

Biography

     Abijah Sawyer was born on Sep 24, 1765 in Swanzey, Cheshire, NH, USA. He married Meletiah Graves in Nov 26, 1783 at Swanzey, Cheshire, NH, USA. Abijah Sawyer died on Mar 28, 1823 at Swanzey, Cheshire, NH, USA.

Family

Meletiah Graves b. 20 Jan 1766, d. 8 Nov 1837
Marriage*He married Meletiah Graves in Nov 26, 1783 at Swanzey, Cheshire, NH, USA
Children
Father*Caleb Sawyer Jr b. 13 Jan 1740/41, d. 10 Mar 1772
Mother*Sarah Rogers b. 24 Nov 1736
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Lydia Reed

F, #1762, b. circa 1721, d. 27 March 1798

Biography

     Lydia Reed was born circa 1721 in Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Lieut. Caleb Sawyer, son of Capt. Jonathan Sawyer and Elizabeth Wheelock, in circa 1739 at Keene, Cheshire, NH, USA. Lydia Reed died on Mar 27, 1798 at Keene, Cheshire, NH, USA.

Family

Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Marriage*She married Lieut. Caleb Sawyer, son of Capt. Jonathan Sawyer and Elizabeth Wheelock, in circa 1739 at Keene, Cheshire, NH, USA
Children

Lydia Fairbank

F, #1763

Biography

     Lydia Fairbank married Manasseh Sawyer, son of Capt. Jonathan Sawyer and Elizabeth Wheelock, in Feb 18, 1756 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

Manasseh Sawyer b. 25 Mar 1729, d. 24 Dec 1808
Marriage*Lydia Fairbank married Manasseh Sawyer, son of Capt. Jonathan Sawyer and Elizabeth Wheelock, in Feb 18, 1756 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Caleb Sawyer Jr

M, #1764, b. 13 January 1740/41, d. 10 March 1772

Biography

     Caleb Sawyer Jr was born on Jan 13, 1740/41 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Sarah Rogers in Aug 1, 1762 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, AF gives Swanzey, NH. Caleb Sawyer Jr died on Mar 10, 1772 at Swanzey, Cheshire, NH, USA, AF gives 10 May 1772.

Family

Sarah Rogers b. 24 Nov 1736
Marriage*He married Sarah Rogers in Aug 1, 1762 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, AF gives Swanzey, NH. 
Children
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Lydia Sawyer

F, #1765, b. 8 December 1742

Biography

     Lydia Sawyer was born on Dec 8, 1742 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married James Butterfield in Oct 6, 1767.
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Abijah Sawyer

M, #1766, b. 14 August 1744

Biography

     Abijah Sawyer was born on Aug 14, 1744 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Jonathan Sawyer

M, #1767, b. 13 December 1747

Biography

     Jonathan Sawyer was born on Dec 13, 1747 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He killed at Fort Ticonderoga, NY, USA.
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Betsy Sawyer

F, #1768, b. 25 October 1750

Biography

     Betsy Sawyer was born on Oct 25, 1750 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Benjamin Minot in Jul 12, 1767.

Family

Benjamin Minot
Marriage*Betsy Sawyer married Benjamin Minot in Jul 12, 1767. 
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Sarah Sawyer

F, #1769, b. 26 August 1752

Biography

     Sarah Sawyer was born on Aug 26, 1752 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Enos Burt in Nov 24, 1768 at Westmoreland, Cheshire, NH, USA.

Family

Enos Burt b. 4 Sep 1745
Marriage*Sarah Sawyer married Enos Burt in Nov 24, 1768 at Westmoreland, Cheshire, NH, USA
Children
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Ephraim Sawyer

M, #1770, b. 19 September 1756, d. 14 October 1827

Biography

     Ephraim Sawyer was born on Sep 19, 1756 in Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He was a sgt., Revol. War. He married Abigail (?) in 1778 2 other marriages, both Abigail (AFN: HJPN-1P; GWND-8F.) His second marriage was to Susanna Farnum. Ephraim Sawyer married Mary Bowers in after 1792. Ephraim Sawyer died on Oct 14, 1827 at Addison, Addison Co., VT, USA.

Family 1

Abigail (?)
Marriage*He married Abigail (?) in 1778 2 other marriages, both Abigail (AFN: HJPN-1P; GWND-8F.) 
Child

Family 2

Susanna Farnum d. 1792
Mar 2*His second marriage was to Susanna Farnum

Family 3

Mary Bowers
Marriage*Ephraim Sawyer married Mary Bowers in after 1792. 
Father*Lieut. Caleb Sawyer b. 19 Jun 1720, d. 6 May 1820
Mother*Lydia Reed b. c 1721, d. 27 Mar 1798
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton