Edward Houghton

M, #41101, b. 1819, d. 12 July 1890

Biography

     Edward Houghton was born in 1819 in County 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. He married Rosanna (?) Edward Houghton and Rosanna (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 32, a trader. Edward Houghton married Catherine McColgan in Oct 26, 1857 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 38 and 30; his second. Edward Houghton and Catherine McColgan appeared in the census of 1860 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 41, laborer; next door to James Doherty and family. Edward Houghton enlisted on Sep 25, 1861 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Houghton, Edward. Private. Comp. G, 28th MA Volunteers, Infantry Regiment; Boston, 38, trader, age 54; enl. 9/25/1861, must. 12/13/1861; wounded 9/17/1862 at Antietam, Md; disch. for disability (compound gunshot fracture of left tibia & fibula), 5/15/1863. See V.R.C.

Company G
Company G was recruited in the fall of 1861. Although most of the men of this company were from Boston and Cambridge, a large number were also recruited from Natickat the time it was formed. The first Captain of Company G was Alexander Blaney, a 31-year old Boston trader. He led the regiment until he resigned and was discharged on July 26, 1862. At the end of 1864, the soldiers of Company G were transferred to Company E at the time regiment was consolidated into a battalion of five companies.
Three members of Company G who enlisted at the time the regiment was formed in 1861 were commissioned from the ranks. Thomas Cook, a 23-year old Boston printer enlisted as a Private and was wounded in battle four times. His steadfast service to his country was finally recognized in January, 1865, when he was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant. Edward F. O'Brien, a 28-year old civil engineer, began his service as 1st Sergeant of Company G. In spite of a wound at 2nd Bull Run, he earned promotion to Sergeant Major in May,1863. By October, he was commissioned 1st Lieutenant in Company A, where he served until suffering a severe wound at Cold Harbor that eventually led to his discharge in October, 1864. Finally, Edwin J. Weller, a 39-year old artist from Boston, was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant from Corporal in October, 1862. He subsequently was killed in battle at Fredericksburg.
A total of 117 enlisted men served in Company G during the three years of its existence in the field. Of this number, 19 men were killed in action, 1 was reported missing in action and presumed killed, 10 died by accident or disease, and 4 died as prisoners of war for a total of 34 men (29%). This was the second highest percentage loss for any company in the regiment

28th Infantry – Known as the Irish Brigade

. He ended military service in May 15, 1863. He and Catherine McColgan appeared in the census of 1870 of South part of Ward, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 55, a laborer. Edward Houghton and Catherine McColgan appeared in the census of 1880 of 57 Salem St., Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 60, boarding house; 13 boarders. Edward Houghton died on Jul 12, 1890 at 41 Lancaster St., "Old" Cambridge, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Boston VRs; age "65", of pyarmia. He was buried at Old North Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 244 Rindge Ave (Gravestone 37West.)

Family 1

Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857
Marriage*He married Rosanna (?) 
Children

Family 2

Catherine McColgan b. c 1820, d. 25 Jan 1888
Marriage*Edward Houghton married Catherine McColgan in Oct 26, 1857 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 38 and 30; his second. 
Children
Father*Edward J. Houghton b. 1785
Mother*Ellen McCusan

Rosanna (?)

F, #41102, b. 1818, d. 1 April 1857

Biography

     Rosanna (?) was born in 1818 in Ireland age 32 in 1850 census. She married Edward Houghton, son of Edward J. Houghton and Ellen McCusan. Rosanna (?) and Edward Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 32, a trader. Rosanna (?) died on Apr 1, 1857 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.

Family

Edward Houghton b. 1819, d. 12 Jul 1890
Marriage*She married Edward Houghton, son of Edward J. Houghton and Ellen McCusan
Children

Michael Houghton

M, #41103, b. 1844, d. 11 September 1889

Biography

     Michael Houghton was born in 1844 in MA, USA, age 7 in 1850 census; age 16 in 1860 census; age 32 in 1880 census. He died on Sep 11, 1889 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, of phtesis, age 45.
Father*Edward Houghton b. 1819, d. 12 Jul 1890
Mother*Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857

Mary A. Houghton

F, #41104, b. 1845, d. 1930

Biography

     Mary A. Houghton was born in 1845 in Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 5 in 1850 census; age 14 in 1860 census; age 30 in 1880 census; Catherine Dohertry:
She was 18 & 25 years older than my mother (Catherine T. Houghton.) She married William Wallace Taylor in Jun 18, 1867 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, occupation listed as moulder ages were 23 and 22..
Mary A. Houghton died in 1930 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.

Family

William Wallace Taylor b. c 1844
Marriage*She married William Wallace Taylor in Jun 18, 1867 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, occupation listed as moulder ages were 23 and 22..
 
Children
Father*Edward Houghton b. 1819, d. 12 Jul 1890
Mother*Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857

Ann Houghton

F, #41105, b. 1846, d. 1 December 1850

Biography

     Ann Houghton was born in 1846 in Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 4 in 1850 census. She died on Dec 1, 1850 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, 3 years, 6 months; of scarlet fever.
Father*Edward Houghton b. 1819, d. 12 Jul 1890
Mother*Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857

Ellen Houghton

F, #41106, b. 10 June 1849, d. 10 May 1851

Biography

     Ellen Houghton was born on Jun 10, 1849 in Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 10/12 months in 1850 census. She died on May 10, 1851 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Edward Houghton b. 1819, d. 12 Jul 1890
Mother*Rosanna (?) b. 1818, d. 1 Apr 1857

Patrick Houghton

M, #41107, b. circa 1824

Biography

     Patrick Houghton was born circa 1824 in Ireland age 26 in 1850 census; age 56 in 1880 census. He married Margaret (?) Patrick Houghton and Margaret (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 26, laborer; and John Boyle, 7; 2 houses from Edward and Rosanna Houghton. Patrick Houghton and Margaret (?) appeared in the census of 1870 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 45, pork packer. Patrick Houghton and Margaret (?) appeared in the census of 1880 of Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 56, a grocer.

Family

Margaret (?) b. c 1823
Marriage*Patrick Houghton married Margaret (?) 
Children

Margaret (?)

F, #41108, b. circa 1823

Biography

     Margaret (?) was born circa 1823 in Ireland age 27 in 1850 census; age 58 in 1880 census. She married Patrick Houghton. Margaret (?) and Patrick Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 26, laborer; and John Boyle, 7; 2 houses from Edward and Rosanna Houghton. Margaret (?) and Patrick Houghton appeared in the census of 1870 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 45, pork packer. Margaret (?) and Patrick Houghton appeared in the census of 1880 of Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 56, a grocer.

Family

Patrick Houghton b. c 1824
Marriage*Margaret (?) married Patrick Houghton
Children

Patrick Houghton Jr.

M, #41109, b. February 1847, d. before 1920

Biography

     Patrick Houghton Jr. was born in Feb, 1847 in Ireland age 3 in 1850; age 33 in 1880 census; Feb 1847, age 53 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census. He married Mary T. Keating in circa 1872 m 28 y in 1900. Patrick Houghton Jr. and Mary T. Keating appeared in the census of 1880 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 33, a police officer. Patrick Houghton Jr. and Mary T. Keating appeared in the census of 1900 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 53, police sergeant. Patrick Houghton Jr. and Mary T. Keating appeared in the census of 1910 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 63, own income. Patrick Houghton Jr. died before 1920 wife a widow.

Family

Mary T. Keating b. Sep 1845, d. b 1940
Marriage*He married Mary T. Keating in circa 1872 m 28 y in 1900. 
Children
Father*Patrick Houghton b. c 1824
Mother*Margaret (?) b. c 1823

Daniel F. Houghton

M, #41110, b. circa 1850

Biography

     Daniel F. Houghton was born circa 1850 in MA, USA, age 6/12 months in 1850 census; age 30 in 1880 census; age 50 in 1900 census; age 60 in 1910 census; age 70 in 1920 census. He married Mary E. (?) in circa 1873 mar 27 in 1900. Daniel F. Houghton and Mary E. (?) appeared in the census of 1880 of Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA age 50, a clerk in a liquor store, next door to father Patrick. Daniel F. Houghton appeared in the census of 1900 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 50, policeman, widower. He and Daniel F. Houghton Jr appeared in the census of 1910 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 60, ex-policeman, widower.

Family

Mary E. (?) b. c 1854, d. b 1900
Marriage*Daniel F. Houghton married Mary E. (?) in circa 1873 mar 27 in 1900. 
Children
Father*Patrick Houghton b. c 1824
Mother*Margaret (?) b. c 1823

Michael Houghton

M, #41111, b. circa 1827

Biography

     Michael Houghton was born circa 1827 in Ireland age 23 in 1850 census.

Family

Child

Edward M. Houghton

M, #41113, b. circa 1850, d. 24 August 1926

Biography

     Edward M. Houghton was born circa 1850 in MA, USA, age 1 in 1850 census; age 32 in 1880 census; age 70 in 1920 census. He was in military service US Navy, ship's waiter, Saugus, National Guard, Ohio, New Lampohoic? He appeared in the census of 1880 of Quincy, Norfolk Co., MA, USA age 32, a house painter. He appeared in the census of 1920 of Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA, USA an "inmate" at the Mass. Soldier's Home. He died on Aug 24, 1926 at Soldier's Home, Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.
Father*Michael Houghton b. c 1827

John Houghton

M, #41114, b. circa 1796

Biography

     John Houghton was born circa 1796 in Ireland age 54 in 1850 census. He married Mary (?) John Houghton and Mary (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 54, laborer.

Family

Mary (?) b. c 1794
Marriage*John Houghton married Mary (?) 
Children

Mary (?)

F, #41115, b. circa 1794

Biography

     Mary (?) was born circa 1794 in Ireland age 56 in 1850 census. She married John Houghton. Mary (?) and John Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 54, laborer.

Family

John Houghton b. c 1796
Marriage*Mary (?) married John Houghton
Children

Michael Houghton

M, #41116, b. circa 1828

Biography

     Michael Houghton was born circa 1828 in Ireland age 22 in 1850 census.
Father*John Houghton b. c 1796
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1794

Ann Houghton

F, #41117, b. circa 1831

Biography

     Ann Houghton was born circa 1831 in Ireland age 19 in 1850 census.
Father*John Houghton b. c 1796
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1794

James Houghton

M, #41118, b. circa 1834

Biography

     James Houghton was born circa 1834 in Ireland age 16 in 1850 census.
Father*John Houghton b. c 1796
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1794

Charles Houghton

M, #41119, b. circa 1821

Biography

     Charles Houghton was born circa 1821 in ME, USA, age 29 in 1850 census. He married Emily (?) Charles Houghton and Emily (?) appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 29.

Family

Emily (?) b. c 1823
Marriage*Charles Houghton married Emily (?) 

Emily (?)

F, #41120, b. circa 1823

Biography

     Emily (?) was born circa 1823 in ME, USA, age 27 in 1850 census. She married Charles Houghton. Emily (?) and Charles Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 29.

Family

Charles Houghton b. c 1821
Marriage*Emily (?) married Charles Houghton

Luther Sawyer Houghton

M, #41121, b. 20 December 1821

Biography

     Luther Sawyer Houghton was born on Dec 20, 1821 in Surry, NH, USA, age 27, NH, in 1850 census; age 48, MA, in 1870 census; age 58, NH, in 1880 census. He married Lucinda Ash in 1845. Luther Sawyer Houghton and Lucinda Ash appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 27, a hack driver; Mary A. Ash, 24, also living with them. Luther Sawyer Houghton enlisted on Oct 24, 1862 at Fort Wayne, IN, USA, in the Union Army, 23rd Battery, IN Light Artillery, 1st Lieut. He and Lucinda Ash appeared in the census of 1870 of Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN, USA age 48, a porcelain agent. Luther Sawyer Houghton and Lucinda Ash appeared in the census of 1880 of Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN, USA age 58, clerk in store.

Family

Lucinda Ash b. c 1821
MarriageLuther Sawyer Houghton married Lucinda Ash in 1845. 
Children
Father*Jonathan Houghton b. 14 Nov 1776, d. 10 Apr 1849
Mother*Abigail Wyman b. 2 Mar 1780, d. 4 Aug 1861

Lucinda Ash

F, #41122, b. circa 1821

Biography

     Lucinda Ash was born circa 1821 in VT, USA, age 29 in 1850 census; age 49 in 1870 census; age 59, VT, in 1880 census; 1880 and 1900 census of son George gives MA as bp. She married Luther Sawyer Houghton, son of Jonathan Houghton and Abigail Wyman, in 1845. Lucinda Ash and Luther Sawyer Houghton appeared in the census of 1850 of Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA age 27, a hack driver; Mary A. Ash, 24, also living with them. Lucinda Ash and Luther Sawyer Houghton appeared in the census of 1870 of Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN, USA age 48, a porcelain agent. Lucinda Ash and Luther Sawyer Houghton appeared in the census of 1880 of Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN, USA age 58, clerk in store.

Family

Luther Sawyer Houghton b. 20 Dec 1821
Marriage*Lucinda Ash married Luther Sawyer Houghton, son of Jonathan Houghton and Abigail Wyman, in 1845. 
Children

George Sawyer Houghton

M, #41123, b. September 1846

Biography

     George Sawyer Houghton was born in Sep, 1846 in Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, age 3 in 1850 census; age 23 in 1870 census; age 53 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census. He married Annie Marshall in circa 1873 mar 27 years in 1900 census. George Sawyer Houghton and Annie Marshall appeared in the census of 1880 of Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA age 33, book keeper. George Sawyer Houghton and Annie Marshall appeared in the census of 1900 of Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA age 53, bookkeeper, no children. George Sawyer Houghton and Annie Marshall appeared in the census of 1910 of Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA age 63, dry goods book keeper.

Family

Annie Marshall b. Feb 1852
Marriage*George Sawyer Houghton married Annie Marshall in circa 1873 mar 27 years in 1900 census. 
Father*Luther Sawyer Houghton b. 20 Dec 1821
Mother*Lucinda Ash b. c 1821

Betty Marie Hoten

F, #41124

Biography

     Betty Marie Hoten was born. She married Lendell Pirtle. Betty Marie Hoten married Edward Hoffman.
Father*Forest Hobart Hoten b. 14 May 1897, d. 23 Dec 1985
Mother*Fannie Pearl Wiseman

Karen Marie Pirtle

F, #41126

Biography

     Karen Marie Pirtle was born. She married Monty Mahoney.

Family

Monty Mahoney
Marriage*Karen Marie Pirtle married Monty Mahoney
Father*Lendell Pirtle
Mother*Betty Marie Hoten

Monty Mahoney

M, #41127

Biography

     Monty Mahoney married Karen Marie Pirtle, daughter of Lendell Pirtle and Betty Marie Hoten.

Family

Karen Marie Pirtle
Marriage*Monty Mahoney married Karen Marie Pirtle, daughter of Lendell Pirtle and Betty Marie Hoten

Forest Hobart Hoten

M, #41128, b. 14 May 1897, d. 23 December 1985

Biography

     Forest Hobart Hoten was born on May 14, 1897. He married Lottie Dooley. Forest Hobart Hoten married Fannie Pearl Wiseman. Forest Hobart Hoten died on Dec 23, 1985 at Milltown, IN, USA.

Family 1

Lottie Dooley
Marriage*He married Lottie Dooley
Child

Family 2

Fannie Pearl Wiseman
Marriage*Forest Hobart Hoten married Fannie Pearl Wiseman
Child
Father*George Wilson Hoten b. 25 Mar 1858, d. 22 May 1937
Mother*Mary Ann Blaylock b. 6 May 1858, d. 14 Jun 1958

George Wilson Hoten

M, #41129, b. 25 March 1858, d. 22 May 1937

Biography

     George Wilson Hoten was born on Mar 25, 1858 in Crawford Co., IN, USA, age 2 in 1860 census. He married Mary Ann Blaylock in 1878 at Harrison Co., IN, USA. George Wilson Hoten died on May 22, 1937 at Milltown, Crawford Co., IN, USA, Gaither: 1939.

Family

Mary Ann Blaylock b. 6 May 1858, d. 14 Jun 1958
Marriage*He married Mary Ann Blaylock in 1878 at Harrison Co., IN, USA
Children
Father*Windsor Hoten b. c 1812
Mother*Priscilla Rawlings b. c 1822, d. 1861

(?) Hoten

M, #41130

Biography

     (?) Hoten was born in MA, USA.

Family

Children