Joshua Houghton

M, #41072, b. circa 1711, d. 7 September 1790

Biography

     Joshua Houghton was born circa 1711 in NC, USA, Acker: as early as 1686. He married Sarah Burk. Joshua Houghton died on Sep 7, 1790 at Greene Co., GA, USA.

Family

Sarah Burk b. c 1718
Marriage*He married Sarah Burk
Children
Father*William Haughton b. c 1660, d. 1749
Mother*Mary Luten b. c 1665, d. 8 Mar 1757

William Michael Seneca Houghton

M, #41073, b. 27 March 1800, d. 1 March 1868

Biography

     William Michael Seneca Houghton was born on Mar 27, 1800 in Augusta, Richmond Co., GA, USA, age 50 in 1850 census; age 60 in 1860 census. He married Mary Mayo in circa 1832 at GA, USA, w/1. William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary F. Doney in circa 1840 at Traveller's Rest, Dooly Co., GA, USA. William Michael Seneca Houghton appeared in the slave census of 1850 of Titus Co., TX, USA 3 female slaves, ages 35, 8, 6, and 1 male, age 3. He appeared in the census of 1850 of Titus Co., TX, USA age 50, a farmer; and John Ferguson, 28, NC. He and Mary F. Doney appeared in the census of 1860 of Grey Rock, Titus Co., TX, USA age 60, farming; property $4500-4000; next door to son William. William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary A. Standifer, daughter of James S. Standifer and Caroline (?), in Jan 8, 1862 at Williamson Co., TX, USA, w/3. William Michael Seneca Houghton died on Mar 1, 1868 at Florence, Williamson Co., TX, USA, of pneumonia. He was buried at Williamson Co., TX, USA. He appeared in the mortality census of 1870 of Williamson Co., TX, USA.

Family 1

Mary Mayo b. 14 Apr 1810, d. 6 Dec 1839
Marriage*He married Mary Mayo in circa 1832 at GA, USA, w/1. 
Children

Family 2

Mary F. Doney b. c 1824, d. c 1860
Marriage*William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary F. Doney in circa 1840 at Traveller's Rest, Dooly Co., GA, USA
Children

Family 3

Mary A. Standifer b. 1840
Marriage*William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary A. Standifer, daughter of James S. Standifer and Caroline (?), in Jan 8, 1862 at Williamson Co., TX, USA, w/3. 
Children
Father*Michael F. Houghton b. c 1770, d. c 20 Dec 1800
Mother*Elizabeth Harris b. c 1783, d. 27 May 1856

Terry G. Temple

M, #41074, b. circa 1942

Biography

     Terry G. Temple was born circa 1942. He married Faye G. (?)

Family

Faye G. (?) b. c 1945
Marriage*Terry G. Temple married Faye G. (?) 
Mother*Maxie Lee Temple b. 1894, d. 1990

Lucretia Hawkins

F, #41075, b. 11 February 1818, d. 7 March 1895

Biography

     Lucretia Hawkins was born on Feb 11, 1818 in VA, USA, age 31 in 1850 census; age 42 in 1860 census; age 62 in 1880 census; 1930 census of son Patrick gives WV. She married James Wade Houghton, son of Job Reuben Houghton and Lucy Sims, in Dec 9, 1841 at Lewis Co., VA, USA, Early Marriage Book, Lewis Co., VA, Book 5, p. 42:
Marriage Notes for James Houghton and Lucretia Hawkins:
Old Marriages Book 5, pg 42:Taken from Lewis county courthouse - Early Marriage Book 5, page 42 Know all
Men by these Presents, that we JAMES W HOUGHTON and ELIAS HAWKINS are held and firmly bound unto
JOHN RUTHERFORD Esquire, acting Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, for the time being, and his
successors, for the use of the said Commonwealth, in the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars; to which payment
well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our and each of our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and
severally, firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals, and dated this 6th day of December 1841. WHEREAS a
marriage is suddenly intended to be had and solemnized between the above bound JAMES W HOUGHTON and
Miss LUCRETIA HAWKINS daughter of JESSE HAWKINS of Lewis County. Now the condition of the above
obligation is such, that if there be no lawful cause, or just impediment to obstruct said marriage, then the above
obligation to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue. Signed and acknowledged in the presence of (hard to
read) JAMES W HOUGHTON ELIAS HAWKINS (his mark) JOSEPH LEWIS (his mark) TETER KUSLING
1841 Taken from Lewis county courthouse - Early Marriage Book 5, page 42 This is to sertify that JAMES W
HOUGHTON is twenty three years old the six day of Febeury next. Given from in under my hand and seal this
5th day of December signed - JOB HOUGHTON Teste JOEL SIMS AARON BENNETT ABNER SIMS
_____________________________________ MARR: Bond for HOUGHTON/HAWKINS; December 6, 1841;
Lewis Co signed - JOB HOUGHTON Teste JOEL SIMS AARON BENNETT ABNER SIMS
_____________________________________ MARR: Bond for HOUGHTON/HAWKINS; December 6, 1841;
Lewis Co. Lucretia Hawkins and James Wade Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Lewis Co., VA, USA age 30, a farmer, property $500. Lucretia Hawkins and James Wade Houghton appeared in the census of 1860 of Lewis Co., VA, USA age 42, farmer. Lucretia Hawkins and James Wade Houghton appeared in the census of 1880 of Collins Settlement, Lewis Co., WV, USA age 62, a farmer. Lucretia Hawkins died on Mar 7, 1895 at Upshur Co., WV, USA.

Family

James Wade Houghton b. 6 Feb 1819, d. 16 Nov 1902
Marriage*She married James Wade Houghton, son of Job Reuben Houghton and Lucy Sims, in Dec 9, 1841 at Lewis Co., VA, USA, Early Marriage Book, Lewis Co., VA, Book 5, p. 42:
Marriage Notes for James Houghton and Lucretia Hawkins:
Old Marriages Book 5, pg 42:Taken from Lewis county courthouse - Early Marriage Book 5, page 42 Know all
Men by these Presents, that we JAMES W HOUGHTON and ELIAS HAWKINS are held and firmly bound unto
JOHN RUTHERFORD Esquire, acting Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, for the time being, and his
successors, for the use of the said Commonwealth, in the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars; to which payment
well and truly to be made, we bind ourselves, our and each of our heirs, executors and administrators, jointly and
severally, firmly by these presents, sealed with our seals, and dated this 6th day of December 1841. WHEREAS a
marriage is suddenly intended to be had and solemnized between the above bound JAMES W HOUGHTON and
Miss LUCRETIA HAWKINS daughter of JESSE HAWKINS of Lewis County. Now the condition of the above
obligation is such, that if there be no lawful cause, or just impediment to obstruct said marriage, then the above
obligation to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue. Signed and acknowledged in the presence of (hard to
read) JAMES W HOUGHTON ELIAS HAWKINS (his mark) JOSEPH LEWIS (his mark) TETER KUSLING
1841 Taken from Lewis county courthouse - Early Marriage Book 5, page 42 This is to sertify that JAMES W
HOUGHTON is twenty three years old the six day of Febeury next. Given from in under my hand and seal this
5th day of December signed - JOB HOUGHTON Teste JOEL SIMS AARON BENNETT ABNER SIMS
_____________________________________ MARR: Bond for HOUGHTON/HAWKINS; December 6, 1841;
Lewis Co signed - JOB HOUGHTON Teste JOEL SIMS AARON BENNETT ABNER SIMS
_____________________________________ MARR: Bond for HOUGHTON/HAWKINS; December 6, 1841;
Lewis Co. 
Children

Lucy A. Houghton

F, #41076, b. circa 1821

Biography

     Lucy A. Houghton was born circa 1821 in MA, USA, age 29 in 1850 census. She and Abby Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 29, living with George W. and Mary B. Heath of VT and Mary Kaplen, 16.

Family

Child

Abby Houghton

F, #41077, b. circa 1842

Biography

     Abby Houghton was born circa 1842 in MA, USA, age 8 in 1850 census. She and Lucy A. Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 29, living with George W. and Mary B. Heath of VT and Mary Kaplen, 16.
Mother*Lucy A. Houghton b. c 1821

Charles H. Pratt

M, #41078, b. circa 1834

Biography

     Charles H. Pratt was born circa 1834 in MA, USA, age 16 in 1850 census; age 24 in 1860 census. He married Martha (?) Charles H. Pratt and Martha (?) appeared in the census of 1860 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 24, engineer.

Family

Martha (?) b. c 1838
Marriage*Charles H. Pratt married Martha (?) 
Child
Father*Dexter Pratt b. 13 Aug 1804, d. 4 Oct 1847
Mother*Rowena Houghton b. 1 Dec 1804, d. 19 May 1857

George Frederick Houghton

M, #41079, b. 18 December 1834, d. 1 November 1882

Biography

     George Frederick Houghton was born on Dec 18, 1834 in Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 15 in 1850 census; age 25 in 1860 census; age 45 in 1880 census; VRs: George Frederic Haughton, s. Cyrus and Eliza. He married Marie Knowlton in 1854 at Worcester Co., MA, USA. George Frederick Houghton and Marie Knowlton appeared in the census of 1860 of Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 25, comb maker, property $2200. George Frederick Houghton and Marie Knowlton appeared in the census of 1870 of Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 35, works in a a comb shop. George Frederick Houghton and Marie Knowlton appeared in the census of 1880 of Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 45, works in comb shop. George Frederick Houghton died on Nov 1, 1882 at Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: Oct. 1882.

Family

Marie Knowlton b. c 1836
Marriage*He married Marie Knowlton in 1854 at Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Cyrus Houghton b. 12 Jul 1804, d. 6 Dec 1868
Mother*Eliza Adeline Sawin b. 25 Feb 1807, d. 15 Aug 1893
ChartsDesc. Chart Ralph Houghton

Vincent Pluto

M, #41080, b. circa 1843

Biography

     Vincent Pluto was born circa 1843 in MA, USA, age 7 in 1850 census.
Father*Ferdinand Felix Pluto b. c 1810
Mother*Mary M. Houghton b. c 1822

Ferdinand Pluto

M, #41081, b. circa 1844

Biography

     Ferdinand Pluto was born circa 1844 in MA, USA, age 6 in 1850 census.
Father*Ferdinand Felix Pluto b. c 1810
Mother*Mary M. Houghton b. c 1822

Francis Pluto

M, #41082, b. circa 1847

Biography

     Francis Pluto was born circa 1847 in MA, USA, age 3 in 1850 census.
Father*Ferdinand Felix Pluto b. c 1810
Mother*Mary M. Houghton b. c 1822

Munamed? Pluto

F, #41083, b. circa 1850

Biography

     Munamed? Pluto was born circa 1850 in MA, USA, age 1/12 in 1850 census.
Father*Ferdinand Felix Pluto b. c 1810
Mother*Mary M. Houghton b. c 1822

Sarah Houghton

F, #41084, b. circa 1828

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born circa 1828 in MA, USA, age 22 in 1850 census.

William Houghton

M, #41085, b. circa 1809

Biography

     William Houghton was born circa 1809 in MA, USA, age 41 in 1850 census. He married Eliza A. (?) William Houghton and Eliza A. (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 41, a bootmaker; also living with him were Stephen Tisdale, 21, John Tisdale, 19, and 3 other combmakers.

Family

Eliza A. (?) b. c 1813
Marriage*William Houghton married Eliza A. (?) 
Children

Eliza A. (?)

F, #41086, b. circa 1813

Biography

     Eliza A. (?) was born circa 1813 in MA, USA, age 37 in 1850 census. She married William Houghton. Eliza A. (?) and William Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 41, a bootmaker; also living with him were Stephen Tisdale, 21, John Tisdale, 19, and 3 other combmakers.

Family

William Houghton b. c 1809
Marriage*Eliza A. (?) married William Houghton
Children

Elizabeth A. Houghton

F, #41087, b. circa 1835

Biography

     Elizabeth A. Houghton was born circa 1835 in MA, USA, age 15 in 1850 census.
Father*William Houghton b. c 1809
Mother*Eliza A. (?) b. c 1813

William H. Houghton

M, #41088, b. circa 1841

Biography

     William H. Houghton was born circa 1841 in MA, USA, age 9 in 1850 census.
Father*William Houghton b. c 1809
Mother*Eliza A. (?) b. c 1813

George D. Houghton

M, #41089, b. circa 1847

Biography

     George D. Houghton was born circa 1847 in MA, USA, age 3 in 1850 census.
Father*William Houghton b. c 1809
Mother*Eliza A. (?) b. c 1813

Lucretia Houghton

F, #41090, b. circa 1835

Biography

     Lucretia Houghton was born circa 1835 in MA, USA. She appeared in the census of 1850 of Newton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 15, living with Thomas, 32, an d Nancy, 32, Pope, Charles, 3, and Augusta, 4/12.

Nathan Herman Houghton

M, #41091, b. 5 May 1823, d. circa 1898

Biography

     Nathan Herman Houghton was born on May 5, 1823 in Hubbardston, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 28 in 1850 census; age 37 in 1860 census; age 38 in 1862 enlistment; age 47 in 1870 census; age 57 in 1880 census; Hall: Petersham, MA. He married Emily Adams in Apr 22, 1847. Nathan Herman Houghton and Emily Adams appeared in the census of 1850 of Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 28; and Sarah N. Adams, 21. Nathan Herman Houghton married Abby Jennings in Nov 21, 1852 at Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. Nathan Herman Houghton and Abby Jennings appeared in the census of 1860 of Milford, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 37, boot clerk; and Hannah Jennings, 69. Nathan Herman Houghton enlisted on Aug 5, 1862 at Milford, MA, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. F, 36th MA Infantry, a sergeant and a private

Nathan H. HOUGHTON-Sergt-38-bootmaker; 8/5/62; disch/disab-7/30/63 at Boston, Mass as a Private.
He He was honorably discharged due to disability in
in Jul, 1863. He and Abby Jennings appeared in the census of 1870 of Upton, Worcester Co., MA, USA age 47, farming. Nathan Herman Houghton and Abby Jennings appeared in the census of 1880 of Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 57, works in boot shop. Nathan Herman Houghton died circa 1898.

Family 1

Emily Adams b. 28 May 1826, d. 9 Aug 1850
Marriage*He married Emily Adams in Apr 22, 1847. 

Family 2

Abby Jennings b. 21 Nov 1824, d. 1899
Marriage*Nathan Herman Houghton married Abby Jennings in Nov 21, 1852 at Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*Abner Houghton b. 1776, d. 21 Apr 1866
Mother*Phebe Coolidge b. 23 Apr 1782, d. 20 Feb 1873

Emily Adams

F, #41092, b. 28 May 1826, d. 9 August 1850

Biography

     Emily Adams was born on May 28, 1826 in Rutland, MA, USA, age 24 in 1850 census. She married Nathan Herman Houghton, son of Abner Houghton and Phebe Coolidge, in Apr 22, 1847. Emily Adams and Nathan Herman Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 28; and Sarah N. Adams, 21. Emily Adams died on Aug 9, 1850 at Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA.

Family

Nathan Herman Houghton b. 5 May 1823, d. c 1898
Marriage*She married Nathan Herman Houghton, son of Abner Houghton and Phebe Coolidge, in Apr 22, 1847. 

Julia Houghton

F, #41093, b. circa 1842

Biography

     Julia Houghton was born circa 1842 in MA, USA, age 8 in 1850 census.
Father*William Pratt Houghton b. 21 Feb 1815
Mother*Julia A. Lucas b. Nov 1818

Asa Houghton

M, #41094, b. between 1790 and 1792

Biography

     Asa Houghton was born between 1790 and 1792 in MA, USA, age 58 in 1850 census; age 70 in 1860 census. He appeared in the census of 1850 of Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 58, a laborer, living with Guy and Eunice Brown.

Nancy W. Curtis

F, #41095, b. circa 1791, d. 1878

Biography

     Nancy W. Curtis was born circa 1791 in MA, USA, age 59, ME, in 1850 census; age 69 in 1860 census; age 78 in 1870 census. She first married an unknown person Jesse Wyman, who d. 1848 on Aug 31, 1817. She married Capt. Abel Houghton, son of Major Jonathan Houghton and Rachel Hale. Nancy W. Curtis and Capt. Abel Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 66, laborer, property $1500; also Elizabeth Williard, 31, and Alanson Caswell, 19. Nancy W. Curtis and Capt. Abel Houghton appeared in the census of 1860 of Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 70. Nancy W. Curtis appeared in the census of 1870 of Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 78, widow, property $3000-$400. She died in 1878 at Winchester, MA, USA.

Family

Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869
Marriage*She married Capt. Abel Houghton, son of Major Jonathan Houghton and Rachel Hale

Ezra M. Houghton

M, #41096, b. circa 1831

Biography

     Ezra M. Houghton was born circa 1831 in AR, USA, age 19 in 1850 census. He and Sarah E. Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 19, a machinist, b. Arkansas.

Sarah E. Houghton

F, #41097, b. circa 1833

Biography

     Sarah E. Houghton was born circa 1833 in AR, USA, age 17 in 1850 census. She and Ezra M. Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 19, a machinist, b. Arkansas.

Roby Houghton

M, #41098, b. circa 1778

Biography

     Roby Houghton was born circa 1778 in MA, USA, age 72 in 1850 census. He and Thomas B. Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 72, laborer; living with Edwin and Sarah Woodman, 40 and 35, and Philipa C. Houghton 8, Caroline E, 3, Julie 4/12.

Family

Child

Samuel Houghton

M, #41099, b. circa 1840

Biography

     Samuel Houghton was born circa 1840 in MA, USA, age 10 in 1850 census.

Elisabeth Houghton

M, #41100, b. circa 1814

Biography

     Elisabeth Houghton was born circa 1814 in MA, USA, age 36 in 1850 census. He appeared in the census of 1850 of Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 36; living with Sarah, 27, and Elizabeth, 24, Barrett and Harriet Robbins, 76.