Joshua Houghton

M, #41071, b. circa 1711, d. 7 September 1790

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Birthcirca 1711NC, USA, Acker: as early as 1686
Marriage
DeathSep 7, 1790Greene Co., GA, USA

Family: Sarah Burk b. c 1718

Joshua Houghton married Sarah Burk.
Father*William Haughton b. c 1660, d. 1749
Mother*Mary Luten b. c 1665, d. 8 Mar 1757

William Michael Seneca Houghton

M, #41072, b. 27 March 1800, d. 1 March 1868

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BirthMar 27, 1800Augusta, Richmond Co., GA, USA, age 50 in 1850 census; age 60 in 1860 census
Marriagecirca 1832GA, USA, w/1
Marriagecirca 1840Traveller's Rest, Dooly Co., GA, USA
1850 Slave Census1850Titus Co., TX, USA, 3 female slaves, ages 35, 8, 6, and 1 male, age 3
1850 Census1850Titus Co., TX, USA, age 50, a farmer; and John Ferguson, 28, NC
1860 Census1860Grey Rock, Titus Co., TX, USA, age 60, farming; property $4500-4000; next door to son William
MarriageJan 8, 1862Williamson Co., TX, USA, w/3
DeathMar 1, 1868Florence, Williamson Co., TX, USA, of pneumonia
BurialWilliamson Co., TX, USA
1870 Mortality Censu1870Williamson Co., TX, USA

Family 1: Mary Mayo b. 14 Apr 1810, d. 6 Dec 1839

William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary Mayo in circa 1832 at GA, USA, w/1.

Family 2: Mary F. Doney b. c 1824, d. c 1860

William Michael Seneca Houghton married Mary F. Doney in circa 1840 at Traveller's Rest, Dooly Co., GA, USA.

Family 3: Mary A. Standifer b. 1840

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.
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, #41073, b. circa 1942

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Birthcirca 1942
Marriage

Family: Faye G. (?) b. c 1945

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

Lucretia Hawkins

F, #41074, b. 11 February 1818, d. 7 March 1895

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BirthFeb 11, 1818VA, USA, age 31 in 1850 census; age 42 in 1860 census; age 62 in 1880 census; 1930 census of son Patrick gives WV
MarriageDec 9, 1841Lewis 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
1850 Census1850Lewis Co., VA, USA, age 30, a farmer, property $500
1860 Census1860Lewis Co., VA, USA, age 42, farmer
1880 Census1880Collins Settlement, Lewis Co., WV, USA, age 62, a farmer
DeathMar 7, 1895Upshur Co., WV, USA

Family: James Wade Houghton b. 6 Feb 1819, d. 16 Nov 1902

Lucretia Hawkins 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.

Lucy A. Houghton

F, #41075, b. circa 1821

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Birthcirca 1821MA, USA, age 29 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 29, living with George W. and Mary B. Heath of VT and Mary Kaplen, 16

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Abby Houghton

F, #41076, b. circa 1842

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Birthcirca 1842MA, USA, age 8 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Cambridge, 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, #41077, b. circa 1834

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Birthcirca 1834MA, USA, age 16 in 1850 census; age 24 in 1860 census
Marriage
1860 Census1860Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 24, engineer
Duplicate

Family: Martha (?) b. c 1838

Charles H. Pratt married Martha (?)
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, #41078, b. 18 December 1834, d. 1 November 1882

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BirthDec 18, 1834Holliston, 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
Marriage1854Worcester Co., MA, USA
1860 Census1860Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 25, comb maker, property $2200
1870 Census1870Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 35, works in a a comb shop
1880 Census1880Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 45, works in comb shop
DeathNov 1, 1882Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: Oct. 1882

Family: Marie Knowlton b. c 1836

George Frederick Houghton married Marie Knowlton in 1854 at Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Cyrus Houghton b. 12 Jul 1804, d. 6 Dec 1868
Mother*Eliza Adeline Sawin b. 25 Feb 1807, d. 15 Aug 1893

Vincent Pluto

M, #41079, b. circa 1843

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

Ferdinand Pluto

M, #41080, b. circa 1844

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

Francis Pluto

M, #41081, b. circa 1847

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

Munamed? Pluto

F, #41082, b. circa 1850

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

Sarah Houghton

F, #41083, b. circa 1828

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Birthcirca 1828MA, USA, age 22 in 1850 census
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William Houghton

M, #41084, b. circa 1809

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Birthcirca 1809MA, USA, age 41 in 1850 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850Holliston, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 41, a bootmaker; also living with him were Stephen Tisdale, 21, John Tisdale, 19, and 3 other combmakers
Duplicate

Family: Eliza A. (?) b. c 1813

William Houghton married Eliza A. (?)

Eliza A. (?)

F, #41085, b. circa 1813

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Birthcirca 1813MA, USA, age 37 in 1850 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850Holliston, 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

Eliza A. (?) married William Houghton.

Elizabeth A. Houghton

F, #41086, b. circa 1835

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

William H. Houghton

M, #41087, b. circa 1841

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

George D. Houghton

M, #41088, b. circa 1847

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

Lucretia Houghton

F, #41089, b. circa 1835

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Birthcirca 1835MA, USA
1850 Census1850Newton, 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, #41090, b. 5 May 1823, d. circa 1898

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BirthMay 5, 1823Hubbardston, 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
MarriageApr 22, 1847
1850 Census1850Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 28; and Sarah N. Adams, 21
MarriageNov 21, 1852Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1860 Census1860Milford, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 37, boot clerk; and Hannah Jennings, 69
1870 Census1870Upton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 47, farming
1880 Census1880Hopkinton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 57, works in boot shop
Deathcirca 1898

Family 1: Emily Adams b. 28 May 1826, d. 9 Aug 1850

Nathan Herman Houghton married Emily Adams in Apr 22, 1847.

Family 2: Abby Jennings b. 21 Nov 1824, d. 1899

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

Emily Adams

F, #41091, b. 28 May 1826, d. 9 August 1850

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BirthMay 28, 1826Rutland, MA, USA, age 24 in 1850 census
MarriageApr 22, 1847
1850 Census1850Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 28; and Sarah N. Adams, 21
DeathAug 9, 1850Ashland, Middlesex Co., MA, USA

Family: Nathan Herman Houghton b. 5 May 1823, d. c 1898

Emily Adams married Nathan Herman Houghton, son of Abner Houghton and Phebe Coolidge, in Apr 22, 1847.

Julia Houghton

F, #41092, b. circa 1842

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

Asa Houghton

M, #41093, b. between 1790 and 1792

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Birthbetween 1790 and 1792MA, USA, age 58 in 1850 census; age 70 in 1860 census
1850 Census1850Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 58, a laborer, living with Guy and Eunice Brown

Nancy W. Curtis

F, #41094, b. circa 1791, d. 1878

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Birthcirca 1791MA, USA, age 59, ME, in 1850 census; age 69 in 1860 census; age 78 in 1870 census
Mar 1Aug 31, 1817Jesse Wyman, who d. 1848
Marriage
1850 Census1850Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 66, laborer, property $1500; also Elizabeth Williard, 31, and Alanson Caswell, 19
1860 Census1860Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 70
1870 Census1870Winchester, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 78, widow, property $3000-$400
Death1878Winchester, MA, USA

Family: Capt. Abel Houghton b. 13 Oct 1784, d. c 1869

Nancy W. Curtis married Capt. Abel Houghton, son of Major Jonathan Houghton and Rachel Hale.

Ezra M. Houghton

M, #41095, b. circa 1831

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Birthcirca 1831AR, USA, age 19 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 19, a machinist, b. Arkansas
DuplicateIn 1850 census, Frances and Sarah Houghton are from AR

Sarah E. Houghton

F, #41096, b. circa 1833

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Birthcirca 1833AR, USA, age 17 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Lowell, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 19, a machinist, b. Arkansas
Duplicate

Roby Houghton

M, #41097, b. circa 1778

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Birthcirca 1778MA, USA, age 72 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Charlestown, 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:

Samuel Houghton

M, #41098, b. circa 1840

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Birthcirca 1840MA, USA, age 10 in 1850 census

Elisabeth Houghton

M, #41099, b. circa 1814

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Birthcirca 1814MA, USA, age 36 in 1850 census
1850 Census1850Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 36; living with Sarah, 27, and Elizabeth, 24, Barrett and Harriet Robbins, 76

Edward Houghton

M, #41100, b. 1819, d. 12 July 1890

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Birth1819County Donegal, Ireland, age 32 in 1850 census; age 41 in 1860 census; age 54 in 1861 enlistment; age 55 in 1870 census; age 60 in 1880 census; age 65 at death in 1890; Eric Williams:
pulled information off of Army discharge paperwork from Hospital in Maryland.
Marriage
1850 Census1850Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 32, a trader
MarriageOct 26, 1857Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 38 and 30; his second
1860 Census1860Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 41, laborer; next door to James Doherty and family.
1870 Census1870South part of Ward, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 55, a laborer
1880 Census188057 Salem St., Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 60, boarding house; 13 boarders
DeathJul 12, 189041 Lancaster St., "Old" Cambridge, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Boston VRs; age "65", of pyarmia
BurialOld North Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 244 Rindge Ave (Gravestone 37West)

Family 1: Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857

Edward Houghton married Rosanna (?)

Family 2: Catherine McColgan b. c 1820, d. 25 Jan 1888

Edward Houghton married Catherine McColgan in Oct 26, 1857 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 38 and 30; his second.
Father*Edward J. Houghton b. 1785
Mother*Ellen McCusan