Elizabeth Wheeler

F, #28233, b. 1 January 1779

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BirthJan 1, 1779Berlin, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJan 2, 1800Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family: Josiah Babcock b. 30 Aug 1773

Elizabeth Wheeler married Josiah Babcock, son of Nathan Babcock Jr and Jerusha Houghton, in Jan 2, 1800 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

John Houghton

M, #28234, b. between 1800 and 1809

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Birthbetween 1800 and 1809age 30-40 in 1840 census
1840 Census1840North Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, 8 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 3 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 3 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)

Abraham Houghton

M, #28235, b. 8 September 1799, d. 4 September 1871

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BirthSep 8, 1799Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, dd calc; age "44" in 1850 census; age 60 in 1860 census; age 70 in 1870 census
MarriageApr 14, 1831
Marriage
1840 Census1840Cumberland, Providence Co., RI, USA, 8 Total: 1 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 4 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819)
1850 Census1850Cumberland, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 44, a laborer, property $500
1860 Census1860Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 60, a laborer
1870 Census1870Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, 2 houses away from brother P. P. Houghton; age 70, a farmer
DeathSep 4, 1871Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 71 y 11 m 26 d, of paralysis
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BurialLyndon Town Cemetery, Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA

Family 1: Abagail P. Courser

Abraham Houghton married Abagail P. Courser in Apr 14, 1831.

Family 2: Eloise Allen b. 4 Nov 1813, d. 11 Jul 1890

Abraham Houghton married Eloise Allen.
Father*Jacob Houghton b. Oct 1765, d. 20 Feb 1844
Mother*Betsey Axdel b. 30 Jun 1770, d. 31 Mar 1843

George T. Houghton

M, #28236, b. circa 1825

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Birthcirca 1825RI, USA, age 25, MA, in 1850; age 36 in 1860 census; age 45, RI, in 1870 census; age 55, RI, in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 Census18501st Ward, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 25, a clerk; living with 2 Davis families (Lydia Davis)
1860 Census1860West Roxbury, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, age 36, bookkeeper; and Lydia Davis, 63, RI
1870 Census1870West Roxbury, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, George, age 45, watch and jewelry shop, property $3000; Elisa, property $5000; and Lydia Davis, 43, RI, and Henry L. Davis, 37, RI
1880 Census1880Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 51, a jeweller; and Davis Sturgis, 67, brother in law
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Family: Elisa W. Sturgis b. 1828

George T. Houghton married Elisa W. Sturgis.

Elisa W. Sturgis

F, #28237, b. 1828

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Birth1828RI, USA, age 23 in 1850 census; age 32 in 1860 census; age 41 in 1870 census; age 51 in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 Census18501st Ward, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 25, a clerk; living with 2 Davis families (Lydia Davis)
1860 Census1860West Roxbury, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, age 36, bookkeeper; and Lydia Davis, 63, RI
1870 Census1870West Roxbury, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, George, age 45, watch and jewelry shop, property $3000; Elisa, property $5000; and Lydia Davis, 43, RI, and Henry L. Davis, 37, RI
1880 Census1880Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 51, a jeweller; and Davis Sturgis, 67, brother in law

Family: George T. Houghton b. c 1825

Elisa W. Sturgis married George T. Houghton.

George H. Houghton

M, #28238, b. 1848

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Birth1848RI, USA, age 1 6/12 in 1850; age 11 in 1860 census; age 21 in 1870 census
Father*George T. Houghton b. c 1825
Mother*Elisa W. Sturgis b. 1828

Lucy Houghton

F, #28239, b. 1824

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Birth1824ME, USA
1850 Census1850Providence Co., RI, USA

David R. Houghton

M, #28240, b. between 1804 and 1816, d. 17 July 1872

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Birthbetween 1804 and 1816NH, USA, age 42, NY, in 1850 census; age 56, NY, in 1860 census; age 53, NH, in 1865 census; age 54 in 1870 census
Marriage
1850 Census18503rd Ward, Providence Co., RI, USA, qt3 42, drayman
1860 Census1860Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 56, teamster
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA
1870 Census1870Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 54, a teamer
DeathJul 17, 1872
BurialProvidence, RI, USA, PV001
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Family: Mary A. (?) b. c 1826

David R. Houghton married Mary A. (?)

Mary A. (?)

F, #28241, b. circa 1826

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Birthcirca 1826MA, USA, age 41 in 1850 census; age 46 in 1860 census; age 44 in 1870 census
Marriage
1850 Census18503rd Ward, Providence Co., RI, USA, qt3 42, drayman
1860 Census1860Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 56, teamster
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA
1870 Census1870Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 54, a teamer

Family: David R. Houghton b. bt 1804 - 1816, d. 17 Jul 1872

Mary A. (?) married David R. Houghton.

Mary E. Houghton

F, #28242, b. circa 1849

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Birthcirca 1849RI, USA, age 1 in 1850 census; age 11 in 1860 census; age 16 in 1865 census
Father*David R. Houghton b. bt 1804 - 1816, d. 17 Jul 1872
Mother*Mary A. (?) b. c 1826

Richard S. Hoghton

M, #28243, b. circa 11 May 1828, d. before 1900

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Birthcirca May 11, 1828Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England, age 22 in 1850 census; age 32 in 1860 census; age 55 in 1880 census
MarriageJul 12, 1849Fall River, Bristol Co., MA, USA, also Tiverton RI per Portsmouth Co. RI bmd
1850 Census1850Tiverton, Newport Co., RI, USA, age 22, engraver
1860 Census1860Fall River, Newport Co., RI, USA, age 32, designer, personal property $1000
1880 Census1880Fall River, Bristol Co., MA, USA, age 55, paint mill worker
Deathbefore 1900wife is a widow

Family: Elizabeth M. Hamer b. Oct 1828

Richard S. Hoghton married Elizabeth M. Hamer in Jul 12, 1849 at Fall River, Bristol Co., MA, USA, also Tiverton RI per Portsmouth Co. RI bmd.
Father*Richard Hoghton b. bt 1810 - 1819, d. 13 Apr 1841
Mother*Frances Sharples b. c 1811

Eloise Allen

F, #28244, b. 4 November 1813, d. 11 July 1890

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BirthNov 4, 1813Peru, NY, USA, Town Records give Putney VT; but GS gives Peru NY; age 36 in 1850 census; age 46 in 1860 census; age 56, NY, in 1870 census; age 60, VT, in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850Cumberland, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 44, a laborer, property $500
1860 Census1860Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 60, a laborer
1870 Census1870Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, 2 houses away from brother P. P. Houghton; age 70, a farmer
1880 Census1880Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 60, a widow, keeping house
DeathJul 11, 1890Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, caused by a fall
BurialLyndon Town Cemetery, Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA

Family: Abraham Houghton b. 8 Sep 1799, d. 4 Sep 1871

Eloise Allen married Abraham Houghton, son of Jacob Houghton and Betsey Axdel.

Eunice M. Houghton

F, #28245, b. circa 1846

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Birthcirca 1846RI, USA, age 4, RI, in 1850 census; age 14, RI, in 1860 census; age 24, VT, in 1870 census
Father*Abraham Houghton b. 8 Sep 1799, d. 4 Sep 1871
Mother*Eloise Allen b. 4 Nov 1813, d. 11 Jul 1890

Caroline E. Houghton

F, #28246, b. 22 January 1848, d. 30 October 1861

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BirthJan 22, 1848Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 1, RI, in 1850 census; age 11 in 1860 census
DeathOct 30, 1861Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 12/13, of diptheria
BurialLyndon Cemetery, Lyndon, Caledonia Co., VT, USA
Father*Abraham Houghton b. 8 Sep 1799, d. 4 Sep 1871
Mother*Eloise Allen b. 4 Nov 1813, d. 11 Jul 1890

William Houghton

M, #28247, b. circa 1798

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Birthcirca 1798MA, USA, age 52 in 1850
1850 Census1850Glocester, Providence Co., RI, USA
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Augustus Houghton

M, #28248, b. circa 1823

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Birthcirca 1823MA, USA, age 25 and 27 in 1850 census; age 38 in 1860 census; age 48 in 1870 census; age 57 in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 CensusAug 22, 1850Glocester, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 27, cotton manufacturer
1860 Census1860Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 38, machinist
1870 Census1870Putnam, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 48, warp manufacturer; property $15000, $15000
1880 Census1880Putnam, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 57, a mill owner
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Family: Elizabeth (?) b. Dec 1826

Augustus Houghton married Elizabeth (?)
Father*Abel Houghton Jr b. 1793, d. 19 Nov 1833
Mother*Lucretia Phelps b. 9 Oct 1791, d. 14 Oct 1882

Elizabeth (?)

F, #28249, b. December 1826

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BirthDec, 1826RI, USA, age 23 in 1850 census; age 34 in 1860 census; age 43 in 1870 census; age 54 in 1880 census; age 73 in 1900 census
Marriage
1850 CensusAug 22, 1850Glocester, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 27, cotton manufacturer
1860 Census1860Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 38, machinist
1870 Census1870Putnam, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 48, warp manufacturer; property $15000, $15000
1880 Census1880Putnam, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 57, a mill owner
1900 Census1900Putnam, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 73, widow; next door to son Alexander

Family: Augustus Houghton b. c 1823

Elizabeth (?) married Augustus Houghton, son of Abel Houghton Jr and Lucretia Phelps.

Mary R. Houghton

F, #28250, b. 1840

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Birth1840ME, USA
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA

Leonard L. Houghton

M, #28251, b. 1852, d. before 1900

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Birth1852RI, USA, age 14 in 1865 census; age 9 in 1860 census; age 18 in 1870 census; age 29 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA, USA
Deathbefore 1900wife is widow

Family: Mary (?) b. Jun 1860

Leonard L. Houghton married Mary (?)
Father*David R. Houghton b. bt 1804 - 1816, d. 17 Jul 1872
Mother*Mary A. (?) b. c 1826

John R. Houghton

M, #28252, b. 1825, d. 1869

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Birth1825ME, USA, gs; age 25 in 1850 census; age 44 in 1860 census; age 46 in 1865
Marriage
1850 Census1850New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, USA, age 25, an engineer; living with David C. and Mary Pierce, MA
1860 Census1860North Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 44, machinist
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA, age 46, supt. of horseshoe factory
Death1869
BurialProvidence, RI, USA, PV001
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Family: Ann S. Badger b. Nov 1816, d. 1903

John R. Houghton married Ann S. Badger.

Ann S. Badger

F, #28253, b. November 1816, d. 1903

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BirthNov, 1816ME, USA, age 33 in 1850 census; age 43 in 1860 census; age 43 in 1865; age 53 in 1870 census; age 83 in 1900 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850New Bedford, Bristol Co., MA, USA, age 25, an engineer; living with David C. and Mary Pierce, MA
1860 Census1860North Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 44, machinist
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA, age 46, supt. of horseshoe factory
1870 Census1870Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 53, keeping house; and William S. Dunn, 24, a machinist
1880 Census1880Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 63, a widow
1900 Census1900Central Falls, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 83, widow
Death1903
BurialProvidence, RI, USA

Family: John R. Houghton b. 1825, d. 1869

Ann S. Badger married John R. Houghton.

William H. Houghton

M, #28254, b. circa 1846, d. 26 January 1870

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Birthcirca 1846RI, USA, age 4 in 1850 census; age 14 in 1860 census
DeathJan 26, 1870Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, PV001
BurialProvidence, Providence Co., RI, USA, PV001
Father*John R. Houghton b. 1825, d. 1869
Mother*Ann S. Badger b. Nov 1816, d. 1903

Anna B. Houghton

F, #28255, b. 1848

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Birth1848RI, USA, age 2 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census; age 17 in 1865; age 22 in 1870 census
Father*John R. Houghton b. 1825, d. 1869
Mother*Ann S. Badger b. Nov 1816, d. 1903

Mary S. Houghton

F, #28256, b. March 1852, d. 1934

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BirthMar, 1852New Bedford, MA, USA, age 8 in 1860 census; age 13, RI, in 1865 Census; age 18, MA, in 1870 census; age 48, MA, in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Central Falls, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 83, widow
1920 Census1920Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA, age 65, single, primary school teacher
Death1934
BurialProvidence, RI, USA, PV001
Father*John R. Houghton b. 1825, d. 1869
Mother*Ann S. Badger b. Nov 1816, d. 1903

Thomas Houghton

M, #28257, b. circa 1835

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Birthcirca 1835MA, USA, age 30 in 1865
Census1865North Providence, Providence Co., RI, USA
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James B. Houghton

M, #28258, b. circa 1806

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Birthcirca 1806MA, USA
Census1865Providence Co., RI, USA

William Houghton

M, #28259, b. circa 1822

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Birthcirca 1822Windham Co., CT, USA, age 38 in 1860
1860 Census1860Windham Co., CT, USA
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Waldo H. Houghton

M, #28260, b. circa 1844

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Birthcirca 1844CT, USA, age 6 in 1850 census; age 16 in 1860 census
1860 Census1860Woodstock, Windham Co., CT, USA, age 42, property $500
Mother*Sarah Houghton b. 29 Dec 1818, d. 11 Apr 1888