Anna Spalding

F, #29071, b. 14 February 1861

Biography

     Anna Spalding was born on Feb 14, 1861 in Bethel, Windsor Co., VT, USA. She married George Houghton.

Family

George Houghton
Marriage*Anna Spalding married George Houghton
Child

George Houghton Jr

M, #29072, b. circa 1901

Biography

     George Houghton Jr was born circa 1901 in Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA.
Father*George Houghton
Mother*Anna Spalding b. 14 Feb 1861

Col. Artemas Houghton

M, #29073, b. May 1802, d. 14 October 1864

Biography

     Col. Artemas Houghton was born in May, 1802 in Jeffrey?, MA, USA, dd calc; age 48, MA, in 1850 census; age 58, NH, in 1860 census; VT per 1880 census of son Loren. He married Mary Goodrich in Jun 28, 1825 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA. Col. Artemas Houghton appeared in the census of 1840 of Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA 12 Total: 2 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 2 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 2 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 male 60 to 70 (1770-1779) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809.) He and Mary Goodrich appeared in the census of 1850 of Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA age 48, a farmer, MA; Ezekial Goodrich, 76, CT, living with them. Col. Artemas Houghton and Mary Goodrich appeared in the census of 1860 of Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA age 58, a farmer, property $5500-2300; also Ezekial Goodrich, 82; few houses from son Center. Col. Artemas Houghton died on Oct 14, 1864 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA, age 62 y 5 m. He was buried at Orange Center Cemetery, Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA.

Family

Mary Goodrich b. May 1804, d. 10 Oct 1867
Marriage*He married Mary Goodrich in Jun 28, 1825 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA
Children
Father*Jonathan Houghton b. 25 Dec 1776, d. 20 Nov 1843
Mother*Polly Beaman b. 1777, d. 6 May 1830

Mary Goodrich

F, #29074, b. May 1804, d. 10 October 1867

Biography

     Mary Goodrich was born in May, 1804 in VT, USA, age 46 in 1850 census; age 56 in 1860 census. She married Col. Artemas Houghton, son of Jonathan Houghton and Polly Beaman, in Jun 28, 1825 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA. Mary Goodrich and Col. Artemas Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA age 48, a farmer, MA; Ezekial Goodrich, 76, CT, living with them. Mary Goodrich and Col. Artemas Houghton appeared in the census of 1860 of Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA age 58, a farmer, property $5500-2300; also Ezekial Goodrich, 82; few houses from son Center. Mary Goodrich died on Oct 10, 1867 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA, age 63 y 5 m, of consumption. She was buried at Orange Center Cemetery, Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA.

Family

Col. Artemas Houghton b. May 1802, d. 14 Oct 1864
Marriage*She married Col. Artemas Houghton, son of Jonathan Houghton and Polly Beaman, in Jun 28, 1825 at Orange, Orange Co., VT, USA
Children

Lucina Goodrich Houghton

F, #29075, b. 5 October 1837, d. 17 July 1900

Biography

     Lucina Goodrich Houghton was born on Oct 5, 1837 in Orange Co., VT, USA, age 12 in 1850 census; age 22 in 1860 census; age 31 in 1870 census. She married John Aquilla Stanley in May 28, 1865 at Stockbridge, Windsor Co., VT, USA, Royalton VT Hx: 1866. Lucina Goodrich Houghton and John Aquilla Stanley appeared in the census of 1870 of Washington, Orange Co., VT, USA age 35, farmer. Lucina Goodrich Houghton died on Jul 17, 1900 at Washington, Orange Co., VT, USA.

Family

John Aquilla Stanley b. 7 Mar 1835, d. 24 Dec 1892
Marriage*She married John Aquilla Stanley in May 28, 1865 at Stockbridge, Windsor Co., VT, USA, Royalton VT Hx: 1866. 
Child
Father*Col. Artemas Houghton b. May 1802, d. 14 Oct 1864
Mother*Mary Goodrich b. May 1804, d. 10 Oct 1867

John Aquilla Stanley

M, #29076, b. 7 March 1835, d. 24 December 1892

Biography

     John Aquilla Stanley was born on Mar 7, 1835 in Chelsea, Orange Co., VT, USA. He married Lucina Goodrich Houghton, daughter of Col. Artemas Houghton and Mary Goodrich, in May 28, 1865 at Stockbridge, Windsor Co., VT, USA, Royalton VT Hx: 1866. John Aquilla Stanley and Lucina Goodrich Houghton appeared in the census of 1870 of Washington, Orange Co., VT, USA age 35, farmer. John Aquilla Stanley died on Dec 24, 1892 at Washington, Orange Co., VT, USA.

Family

Lucina Goodrich Houghton b. 5 Oct 1837, d. 17 Jul 1900
Marriage*He married Lucina Goodrich Houghton, daughter of Col. Artemas Houghton and Mary Goodrich, in May 28, 1865 at Stockbridge, Windsor Co., VT, USA, Royalton VT Hx: 1866. 
Child

Flora J. Houghton

F, #29077, b. 7 February 1864

Biography

     Flora J. Houghton was born on Feb 7, 1864 in Athens, VT, USA, age 18 in 1882; Royalton, VT also given. She appeared in the census of 1880 of Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA age 16, a student, boarder with Chas. Viall. She married Friedel S. Putnam in Aug 17, 1882 at Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA.

Family

Friedel S. Putnam b. c 1860
Marriage*Flora J. Houghton married Friedel S. Putnam in Aug 17, 1882 at Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Child
Father*Lucius Warren Houghton b. 15 Jun 1824, d. 27 Sep 1868
Mother*Jane E. Dunham b. bt 1826 - 1828, d. 5 Mar 1864

Friedel S. Putnam

M, #29078, b. circa 1860

Biography

     Friedel S. Putnam was born circa 1860 in Croydon, NH, USA, age 22 in 1882. He married Flora J. Houghton, daughter of Lucius Warren Houghton and Jane E. Dunham, in Aug 17, 1882 at Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA.

Family

Flora J. Houghton b. 7 Feb 1864
Marriage*Friedel S. Putnam married Flora J. Houghton, daughter of Lucius Warren Houghton and Jane E. Dunham, in Aug 17, 1882 at Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Child

Lt. Richard Houghton

M, #29079

Biography

     Lt. Richard Houghton was born in England. He was in military service between circa 1777 British Army during Revol. War. Notable Houghton: He was a British soldier in the Rev. War. He burned down the town of Royalton, VT in 1780. in 1780 at Royalton, Windsor Co., VT, USA.

David Houghton

M, #29080

George Frederick Houghton

M, #29081, b. 18 September 1847, d. 27 March 1928

Biography

     George Frederick Houghton was born on Sep 18, 1847 in Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 3 in 1850 census; Sep 1847, age 53 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census; age 72 in 1920 census. He married Anna Julia Johnson in Nov 15, 1877 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA. George Frederick Houghton and Anna Julia Johnson appeared in the census of 1900 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA age 52, machinist. George Frederick Houghton and Anna Julia Johnson appeared in the census of 1910 of Townshend, Windham Co., VT, USA age 63, mill hand. George Frederick Houghton and Anna Julia Johnson appeared in the census of 1920 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA Fred G., age 72, organ factory sander. George Frederick Houghton died on Mar 27, 1928 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 80-6-9, of general gangrene, amputation of the foot. He was buried at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, section 6-127. Notable Houghton: A George Houghton, who was Ruth (Houghton) Barton's (43718) great grand uncle, was a photographer and went south during the Civil War and took pictures. Many of his pictures are in the VT Historical Society in Montpelier. Some of his photos were used by Ken Burns in his documentary of the Civil War.

? He is mentioned on pages 114/115 of Howard Coffin's "Full Duty" and has several photos in the book. George had a shop on Main Street, Brattleboro and became a highly respected photographer of war scenes. After peace came he went west and died in Minnesota 1870.

These 2 are father and son at Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA.

Family

Anna Julia Johnson b. 1 Dec 1860, d. 28 Feb 1955
Marriage*He married Anna Julia Johnson in Nov 15, 1877 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children
Father*George Harper Houghton b. 11 May 1826, d. 7 Jul 1870
Mother*Emma Rockwood Ward b. 6 Feb 1826, d. 5 Feb 1855

Frank H. Houghton

M, #29082

Frank Houghton

M, #29083

Carrie Belle Houghton

F, #29084, b. 21 September 1863, d. 17 June 1927

Biography

     Carrie Belle Houghton was born on Sep 21, 1863 in Westminster, Windham Co., VT, USA, Thompson: Westminster, NH; age 6, VT, in 1870 census; age 16, VT, in 1880 census; 1900 Census: Sept 1863, VT, age 36; age 56 in 1920 census. She appeared in the census of 1880 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA age 15, a student, boarding with Wallace Newcomb. She appeared in the census of 1920 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA age 56, single, none. She died on Jun 17, 1927 at Guilford, VT, USA, age 64-9, of Bright's disease. She was buried at West Chesterfield Cemetery, West Chesterfield, NH, USA, Belle C. Houghton, lot 112.
Father*Calvin M. Houghton b. 29 Oct 1821, d. 6 Sep 1902
Mother*Mary Adeline Moore b. 15 Feb 1833, d. 8 Apr 1899

Adala Elvira Houghton

F, #29085, b. 22 January 1848, d. 4 June 1904

Biography

     Adala Elvira Houghton was born on Jan 22, 1848 in Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 2 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census; age 32 in 1880 census; Jan 1849, age 51 in 1900 census. She and Ella Lurana Houghton appeared in the census of 1880 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA age 32. Adala Elvira Houghton and Ella Lurana Houghton appeared in the census of 1900 of Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA age 46, single. Adala Elvira Houghton died on Jun 4, 1904 at VT, USA, 8-556. She was buried at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA.
Father*Don Alonzo Henry Houghton b. 18 May 1809, d. 6 May 1884
Mother*Emily R. Miller b. 5 Oct 1817, d. 5 Nov 1895

Bertha Houghton

F, #29086

Rufus S. Houghton

M, #29087, b. November 1844

Biography

     Rufus S. Houghton was born in Nov, 1844 in Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 7 in 1850 census; age 26 in 1870 census; age 30 in 1880 census; age 44 in 1900 census; age 65 in 1910 census; age 75 in 1920 census; age 85 in 1930 census. He appeared in the census of 1860 of Shaftsbury, Bennington Co., VT, USA age 17, a laborer with W. Johnson, next door to father Nelson Houghton. He and Roxanna Barbara Faulkner appeared in the census of 1880 of Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA age 30, a farmer. Rufus S. Houghton married Roxanna Barbara Faulkner in Apr 21, 1880 at Dover, VT, USA, age 30. Rufus S. Houghton and Roxanna Barbara Faulkner appeared in the census of 1900 of Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA age 55, farmer. Rufus S. Houghton and Roxanna Barbara Faulkner appeared in the census of 1910 of Whitingham, Windham Co., VT, USA age 65, farm laborer; living with brother in law Willard E. Faulkner, 29, VT. Rufus S. Houghton and Roxanna Barbara Faulkner appeared in the census of 1920 of Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA age 75, none. Rufus S. Houghton appeared in the census of 1930 of Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA age 85.

Family

Roxanna Barbara Faulkner b. 22 May 1858, d. 27 Jul 1928
Marriage*He married Roxanna Barbara Faulkner in Apr 21, 1880 at Dover, VT, USA, age 30. 
Children
Father*Nelson H. Houghton b. 16 Oct 1812, d. 18 Sep 1868
Mother*Almira Harrington b. c 1820, d. 10 Apr 1857
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

John Franklin Houghton

M, #29088, b. 29 April 1844, d. 7 September 1912

Biography

     John Franklin Houghton was born on Apr 29, 1844 in Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 6 in 1850 census; age 16 in 1860 census; age 26 in 1870 census; age 36 in 1880 census; Apr 1864, age 56 in 1900 census; age 66 in 1910 census. He married Ella Louise Coombs in May 21, 1870 at Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA, he age 26. John Franklin Houghton and Ella Louise Coombs appeared in the census of 1880 of Vernon, Windham Co., VT, USA age 36, a farmer. John Franklin Houghton and Ella Louise Coombs appeared in the census of 1900 of Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA age 56, a farmer; 5 children born, 3 living. John Franklin Houghton and Ella Louise Coombs appeared in the census of 1910 of Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA age 66, farmer. John Franklin Houghton died on Sep 7, 1912 at Dummerston, VT, USA, age 67-4-8, of acute angina pectoris.

Family

Ella Louise Coombs b. 28 Jul 1851, d. 11 Dec 1935
Marriage*He married Ella Louise Coombs in May 21, 1870 at Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA, he age 26. 
Children
Father*Don Alonzo Henry Houghton b. 18 May 1809, d. 6 May 1884
Mother*Emily R. Miller b. 5 Oct 1817, d. 5 Nov 1895

Stephen Houghton

M, #29089, b. 21 April 1833, d. 6 May 1921

Biography

     Stephen Houghton was born on Apr 21, 1833 in Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA, age "56" in 1860 census; age 38 in 1870 census; age 46 in 1880 census; Apr 1833, age 67 in 1900 census; age 77 in 1910 census; age 86 in 1920 census. He married Emily Ann Benson in Jul 1, 1854 at Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA. Stephen Houghton and Emily Ann Benson appeared in the census of 1860 of Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA age 56, a farmer, property $300; Levi, a laborer, property $1000-2500. Stephen Houghton enlisted on Aug 9, 1862 at Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. I, 2nd VT Infantry, a private; M.I. Aug 29/Sept. 30, 1862, Co. I, 2nd Reg., Vermont V.I; Dis. June 19, 1865; Comp. G, 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; Length 2 y 9 m 20 d. He and Emily Ann Benson appeared in the census of 1870 of Winhall, Bennington Co., VT, USA age 38, a farmer, property $1600. Stephen Houghton and Emily Ann Benson appeared in the census of 1880 of Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA age 46, works in a saw mill. Stephen Houghton was New Tag in 1890 at Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA. He died on May 6, 1921 at Londonderry, VT, USA, age 88 y 13 d, of apoplexy.

Family

Emily Ann Benson b. Dec 1834
MarriageHe married Emily Ann Benson in Jul 1, 1854 at Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children
Father*Eleazer Houghton b. 2 May 1794, d. 15 Apr 1859
Mother*Abigail Gibson b. 18 May 1796, d. 22 Oct 1869

E. M. Houghton

M, #29090

John H. Houghton

M, #29091

William Houghton

M, #29092

Edwin Augustus Houghton

M, #29093, b. 20 April 1856, d. 22 June 1915

Biography

     Edwin Augustus Houghton was born on Apr 20, 1856 in Westminster, VT, USA, age 24 in 1880 census; Apr 1857, in 1900 census; age 53 in 1910 census. He married Clarabelle F. Ball in Oct 30, 1883 at Rockingham, VT, USA, he age 27. Edwin Augustus Houghton and Clarabelle F. Ball appeared in the census of 1900 of Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA age 43, day laborer; 2 children born, 1 living. Edwin Augustus Houghton and Clarabelle F. Ball appeared in the census of 1910 of Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA age 53, cemetery sexton laborer. Edwin Augustus Houghton died on Jun 22, 1915 at Rockingham, VT, USA, age 59-2-2, of anemia after pyorrhia.

Family

Clarabelle F. Ball b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 9 Jan 1929
Marriage*He married Clarabelle F. Ball in Oct 30, 1883 at Rockingham, VT, USA, he age 27. 
Children
Father*Dan Alonzo Houghton b. 15 Oct 1832, d. 12 May 1864
Mother*Emily Bemis b. c 1835, d. 19 Jul 1883

Henry Warren Houghton

M, #29094, b. 19 July 1863, d. before 1940

Biography

     Henry Warren Houghton was born on Jul 19, 1863 in Townshend, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 6 in 1870 census; age 17 in 1880 census; age 16 in 1880 census; Jul 1863, age 36 in 1900 census; age 47 in 1910 census; age 56 in 1920 census; age 66 in 1930 census. He appeared in the census of 1880 of Londonderry, Windham Co., VT, USA age 16, a farm laborer, boarding with Albert Allen. He married Minnie Jane Wilson in Mar 12, 1884 at Townshend, VT, USA. Henry Warren Houghton married Mary A. (?) in circa 1889 age 25 and 24; mar 11 years in 1900 census; mar 21 y in 1910 census; M1 for both. Henry Warren Houghton and Mary A. (?) appeared in the census of 1900 of Buffalo, Johnson Co., WY, USA age 36, salesman. Henry Warren Houghton and Mary A. (?) appeared in the census of 1910 of North Fork, Fremont Co., WY, USA age 47, farmer. Henry Warren Houghton and Mary A. (?) appeared in the census of 1920 of Election, Fremont Co., WY, USA age 56, grocery store salesman. Henry Warren Houghton and Mary A. (?) appeared in the census of 1930 of Lander, Fremont Co., WY, USA age 66, hardware store salesman. Henry Warren Houghton died before 1940 wife is widow.

Family 1

Minnie Jane Wilson
Marriage*He married Minnie Jane Wilson in Mar 12, 1884 at Townshend, VT, USA

Family 2

Mary A. (?) b. Aug 1864
MarriageHenry Warren Houghton married Mary A. (?) in circa 1889 age 25 and 24; mar 11 years in 1900 census; mar 21 y in 1910 census; M1 for both. 
Children
Father*George Holbert Houghton b. 23 Sep 1839, d. 25 Jul 1905
Mother*Cordelia Sarah Bellamy b. c 1840, d. 13 Sep 1898

Ezekial Houghton

M, #29095

Biography

     Ezekial Houghton appeared in the census of 1800 of Ballston, Saratoga Co., NY, USA 30010-10101; 3 male 1-9,1 male 26-44; 1 female 1-9, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 45+.

Alexander Alpheus Houghton

M, #29096, b. 15 March 1831, d. 8 October 1900

Biography

     Alexander Alpheus Houghton was born on Mar 15, 1831 in Lewis Co., VA, USA, age 19, VA, in 1850 census; age 29, VA, in 1860 census; age 39, VA, in 1870 census; age 49 in 1880 census; Heeter: Lewis Co., WV. He married Elizabeth Jane Wilson in Mar 5, 1853 at Lewis Co., VA, USA, Marriage Notes for Alexander Houghton and Elizabeth Wilson:
Bk.7, pg.6
Married by J. Holt, minister of Methodist Episcopal Church, Lewis County, WV. Alexander Alpheus Houghton married Annie Scott Phillips in Dec 31, 1859 at Upshur Co., WV, USA, LDS Film #1903882. Alexander Alpheus Houghton and Annie Scott Phillips appeared in the census of 1860 of Lewis Co., VA, USA age 29, farmer; 2 houses from brother James W. Alexander Alpheus Houghton enlisted on Jun 2, 1861 at Skin Creek, VA, USA, in the Confederate Army, Comp. I, 31st Virginia Infantry, a private, age 30, wounded. He was in military service in VA, USA, in the Confederate Army, Comp. C., 17th Virginia Cavalry, a private and corporal. He and Annie Scott Phillips appeared in the census of 1870 of Meade, Upshur Co., WV, USA age 39, a farmer, personal property $250; next door to David Phillips Jr. Alexander Alpheus Houghton and Annie Scott Phillips appeared in the census of 1880 of Meads Dist., Upshur Co., WV, USA. Alexander Alpheus Houghton married Melvina Maddox Smith in Aug 4, 1886 at Upshur Co., WV, USA. Alexander Alpheus Houghton and Melvina Maddox Smith appeared in the census of 1900 of an unknown place age 69, farmer; 6 children born, 4 living; mar 13 y. Alexander Alpheus Houghton died on Oct 8, 1900 at Laurel Fork, Upshur Co., WV, USA.

Family 1

Elizabeth Jane Wilson b. 21 Apr 1831, d. 26 Mar 1857
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Jane Wilson in Mar 5, 1853 at Lewis Co., VA, USA, Marriage Notes for Alexander Houghton and Elizabeth Wilson:
Bk.7, pg.6
Married by J. Holt, minister of Methodist Episcopal Church, Lewis County, WV. 
Children

Family 2

Annie Scott Phillips b. c 1843, d. 3 Jun 1883
Marriage*Alexander Alpheus Houghton married Annie Scott Phillips in Dec 31, 1859 at Upshur Co., WV, USA, LDS Film #1903882. 
Children

Family 3

Melvina Maddox Smith b. c 1846
Marriage*Alexander Alpheus Houghton married Melvina Maddox Smith in Aug 4, 1886 at Upshur Co., WV, USA
Children
Father*Job Reuben Houghton b. 19 Feb 1796, d. 1870
Mother*Lucy Sims b. 20 Feb 1796, d. c 1872
ChartsDesc Chart Elijah Houghotn of VA

B. F. Houghton

M, #29097

Biography

     B. F. Houghton enlisted on Mar 4, 1862 at Schley Co., GA, USA, in the Confederate Army, Comp. G, B., 46th GA Infantry, a private.

Charles Houghton

M, #29098

Biography

     Charles Houghton was in military service in LA, USA, Confederate Army, LA, 7th Inf. Co. G, Cpl.

Charles Henry Houghton

M, #29099, b. 18 March 1845, d. 13 August 1910

Biography

     Charles Henry Houghton was born on Mar 18, 1845 in Rappahannock Co., VA, USA, age 5 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census; age 27 in 1870 census; age 36 in 1880 census; Sep 1844, age 56 in 1900 census; age 67 in 1910 census. He was in military service in 1863 On September 1, 1863, he enlisted in Company B of the 6th Virginia Cavalry of the Confederate Army. He was wounded on Octrober 11, 1863 and paroled at Winchester on May 18, 1865.. He married Alice Estes in Dec 19, 1867. Charles Henry Houghton and Alice Estes appeared in the census of 1870 of Hampton, Rappanhannock Co., VA, USA age 27, farm labor. Charles Henry Houghton and Alice Estes appeared in the census of 1880 of Piedmont Dist., Rappahannock Co., VA, USA age 36, in a tannery. Charles Henry Houghton and James Marshall Houghton appeared in the census of 1900 of Hartwood, Stafford Co., VA, USA age 31, single, teamster; father Charles, 56, farmer. Charles Henry Houghton died on Aug 13, 1910 at Stafford Co., VA, USA.

Family

Alice Estes b. Dec 1846, d. b 1910
Marriage*He married Alice Estes in Dec 19, 1867. 
Children
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 5 Jan 1806, d. 7 Mar 1890
Mother*Sarah Reynolds Compton b. c 1808, d. 1862
ChartsDesc Chart Elijah Houghotn of VA

William Edgar Houghton

M, #29100, b. 16 September 1836, d. 9 February 1887

Biography

     William Edgar Houghton was born on Sep 16, 1836 in NY, USA, age 13 in 1850 census; age 32 in 1870 census; age 43 in 1880 census; LA Soldiers: c 1839. He married Alida A. Albright in Oct 1, 1860 at Methodist Church, New York City, NY, USA. William Edgar Houghton enlisted on Jun 7, 1861 at Tangipahoa, LA, USA, in the Confederate Army, Comp. A, 7th Louisiana Infantry, private. Rolls from June to Oct., 1861, Absent or present not stated. Roll for Jan. and Feb., 1862, Present. Roll for Jan. and Feb., 1863, Absent, sick, detailed in Hospl. at Richmond. Rolls from may, 1863, to Feb., 1864, present. Roll for April to Aug.,1864, Absent, sick, in Lynchburg, Va. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War, Captured at Waynesboro, Va., March 2, 1865. Sent to Ft. Delaware, from Winchester, Va., March 12, 1865. Released on Oath, June 9, 1865. Record copied from Memorial Hall, new Orleans, La., by the War Dept., Washington, D.C., May, 1903. Born New York, occupation sailor. Res. new Orleans, age 22, married. He and Alida A. Albright appeared in the census of 1870 of New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA age 32, a machinist. William Edgar Houghton and Alida A. Albright appeared in the census of 1880 of New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA age 43, machinist; next door to father. William Edgar Houghton died on Feb 9, 1887 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA. He was and Alida A. Albright were buried at Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA, family plot.

Family

Alida A. Albright b. 9 Jan 1843, d. 4 Jun 1907
Marriage*William Edgar Houghton married Alida A. Albright in Oct 1, 1860 at Methodist Church, New York City, NY, USA
Children
Father*Silas Houghton b. 28 Sep 1810, d. 11 Nov 1887
Mother*Alida Ann Waterman b. 20 Jun 1820, d. 5 Feb 1904
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton