Edward J. Houghton

M, #25241, b. 1841, d. 16 July 1865

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Birth1841Mobile, AL, USA, age 9 in 1850 census; age 19 in 1860 census; 1843 given in AL Civil War Database
DeathJul 16, 1865Gosport (Portsmouth), VA, USA, was murdered, when 22 years of age; Killed While On Shore Liberty In Norfolk Viginia Of A Stab Wound.
BurialOct 19, 1890Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, after being buried in a naval cemetery.
Notablewas awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for a Civil War Naval action
Father*Richard M. Houghton b. 1810, d. 1860
Mother*Catherine Kelley b. 1811, d. 1856

Nancy S. Houghton

F, #25250

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MarriageJan 22, 1846Millbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: William A. Brown

Nancy S. Houghton married William A. Brown in Jan 22, 1846 at Millbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

William A. Brown

M, #25251

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MarriageJan 22, 1846Millbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Nancy S. Houghton

William A. Brown married Nancy S. Houghton in Jan 22, 1846 at Millbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

James W. Haughton

M, #25252, b. circa 1816

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Birthcirca 1816Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 45 in 1860 census; age 65 in 1880 census
MarriageNov 22, 1847Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, age 34, ship master; living father in law with Parnell Harris, 63, MA; and brothers William and Edward Harris
1860 Census1860Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, age 45, mariner
1880 Census1880San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 65, at home

Family: Eliza F. Harris b. Jan 1823

James W. Haughton married Eliza F. Harris in Nov 22, 1847 at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.
Father*James Haughton
Mother*Margaret (?)

James Haughton

M, #25253

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Family: Margaret (?)

James Haughton married Margaret (?)

Eliza F. Harris

F, #25254, b. January 1823

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BirthJan, 1823Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, age 38 in 1860 census; age 57 in 1880 census; age 77 in 1900 census
MarriageNov 22, 1847Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, age 34, ship master; living father in law with Parnell Harris, 63, MA; and brothers William and Edward Harris
1860 Census1860Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, age 45, mariner
1880 Census1880San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 65, at home

Family: James W. Haughton b. c 1816

Eliza F. Harris married James W. Haughton, son of James Haughton and Margaret (?), in Nov 22, 1847 at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.

Margaret (?)

F, #25255

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Family: James Haughton

Margaret (?) married James Haughton.

Elizabeth Hooton

F, #25256

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Marriage BannFeb 22, 1766Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA

Family: George Hirons

Elizabeth Hooton and George Hirons declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 22, 1766 Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.
Father*Unconnected Hooton

George Hirons

M, #25257

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Marriage BannFeb 22, 1766Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA

Family: Elizabeth Hooton

George Hirons and Elizabeth Hooton declared their intentions of marriage on Feb 22, 1766 Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.

Elizabeth Hooton

F, #25258, b. 14 September 1735

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MarriageDec 21, 1769Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA

Family: Peter Jenner

Elizabeth Hooton married Peter Jenner in Dec 21, 1769 at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.
Father*Joseph Hooton b. c 1702, d. 17 Nov 1791
Mother*Patience Hews b. c 1716, d. 12 Jan 1787

Peter Jenner

M, #25259

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MarriageDec 21, 1769Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA

Family: Elizabeth Hooton b. 14 Sep 1735

Peter Jenner married Elizabeth Hooton, daughter of Joseph Hooton and Patience Hews, in Dec 21, 1769 at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.

Joseph Hooton

M, #25260, b. circa 1702, d. 17 November 1791

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Birthcirca 1702
MarriageOct 28, 1731Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA
DeathNov 17, 1791Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA, 17th, 9m, 1791, a. 89

Family: Patience Hews b. c 1716, d. 12 Jan 1787

Joseph Hooton married Patience Hews in Oct 28, 1731 at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., MA, USA.