Rhodolphus Houghton

M, #41731, b. 2 December 1811, d. 6 July 1869

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BirthDec 2, 1811Roxbury, Addison Co., VT, USA, Brandt: 17 (23) Dec 1811, Mendon VT; age 38 in 1850 census; age 49 in 1860 census
MarriageOct 7, 1835Rutland, VT, USA
1840 Census1840Mendon, Rutland Co., VT, USA, 4 Total: 2 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809); next door to brothers Leland and Pharez
1850 Census1850Wheatland, Will Co., IL, USA, age 38, a farmer, property $800; 5 houses from brother Leland
1860 CensusJul 12, 1860Wilton, Will Co., IL, USA, age 49, a farmer, property $6000-1200
MarriageDec 1, 1868Will Co., IL, USA, Lic 3466
DeathJul 6, 1869Wilton, Will Co., IL, USA, Jul 1870, age 52, consumption
1870 Mortality Censu1870Wilton, Will Co., IL, USA

Family 1: Sarah Elizabeth Capron b. 16 Jun 1816, d. 18 Mar 1868

Rhodolphus Houghton married Sarah Elizabeth Capron in Oct 7, 1835 at Rutland, VT, USA.

Family 2: Angeline Wilson

Rhodolphus Houghton married Angeline Wilson in Dec 1, 1868 at Will Co., IL, USA, Lic 3466.
Father*Darius Houghton Jr b. 3 Nov 1780, d. 25 Apr 1866
Mother*Almira Gill b. 7 Jul 1783, d. 18 Sep 1875

Nancy Houghton

F, #41732, b. 26 March 1819, d. 20 May 1898

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BirthMar 26, 1819Windham, Windham Co., VT, USA, Brandt: Windsor, VT
Marriage
DeathMay 20, 1898

Family: David Mungle

Nancy Houghton married David Mungle.
Father*Darius Houghton Jr b. 3 Nov 1780, d. 25 Apr 1866
Mother*Almira Gill b. 7 Jul 1783, d. 18 Sep 1875

Cyrus Houghton Brooks

M, #41733, b. 17 September 1828, d. 2 April 1927

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BirthSep 17, 1828Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageDec 15, 1853
MarriageFeb 9, 1857Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2
DeathApr 2, 1927Galva, Henry Co., IL, USA

Family 1: Louisa Reed d. 4 Apr 1856

Cyrus Houghton Brooks married Louisa Reed in Dec 15, 1853.

Family 2: Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Cyrus Houghton Brooks married Amelia Jane Miles in Feb 9, 1857 at Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2.
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Elzina Brooks

F, #41734, b. 5 July 1830, d. 4 April 1921

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BirthJul 5, 1830Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageJul 27, 1848New Berry, Knox Co., IL, USA
DeathApr 4, 1921Yates City, IL, USA

Family: William Luther Goold b. 8 Aug 1820, d. 4 Jun 1909

Elzina Brooks married William Luther Goold in Jul 27, 1848 at New Berry, Knox Co., IL, USA.
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Orin Dean Brooks

M, #41735, b. 12 August 1833, d. 27 July 1908

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BirthAug 12, 1833Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Marriagecirca 1852
DeathJul 27, 1908Douglas, WY, USA

Family: Ann Maria Hall b. 8 Feb 1836

Orin Dean Brooks married Ann Maria Hall in circa 1852.
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Darius Houghton Brooks

M, #41736, b. 22 December 1835, d. 10 December 1925

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BirthDec 22, 1835Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageAug 18, 1859Nekona, IL, USA
DeathDec 10, 1925Creston, IA, USA

Family: Marion Bush b. 21 Jul 1839, d. 10 Jul 1912

Darius Houghton Brooks married Marion Bush in Aug 18, 1859 at Nekona, IL, USA.
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

George Henry Brooks

M, #41737, b. 7 June 1839, d. before 1885

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BirthJun 7, 1839Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Deathbefore 1885
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Amelia Celina Brooks

F, #41738, b. 30 October 1846

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BirthOct 30, 1846Peoria, IL, USA
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Mary Amelia Brooks

F, #41739, b. 15 April 1843, d. 1 September 1917

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BirthApr 15, 1843Olney, Richland Co., IL, USA, MLM: Chester, VT
MarriageDec 22, 1867
DeathSep 1, 1917Greenfield, IA, USA

Family: John Evans b. 14 Mar 1844

Mary Amelia Brooks married John Evans in Dec 22, 1867.
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Amelia Jane Miles

F, #41740, b. 7 September 1831, d. 12 February 1912

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BirthSep 7, 1831New York City, NY, USA
MarriageFeb 9, 1857Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2
DeathFeb 12, 1912Galva, IL, USA

Family: Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927

Amelia Jane Miles married Cyrus Houghton Brooks, son of George Metcalf Brooks and Celina Houghton, in Feb 9, 1857 at Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2.

Leroy Llewelyn Brooks

M, #41741, b. 25 November 1857, d. 30 January 1947

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BirthNov 25, 1857Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
Marriage
DeathJan 30, 1947CA, USA

Family: Sofa Alice Chase b. 13 Dec 1859

Leroy Llewelyn Brooks married Sofa Alice Chase.
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Sofa Alice Chase

F, #41742, b. 13 December 1859

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BirthDec 13, 1859
Marriage

Family: Leroy Llewelyn Brooks b. 25 Nov 1857, d. 30 Jan 1947

Sofa Alice Chase married Leroy Llewelyn Brooks, son of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles.

Elsie Lucretia Brooks

F, #41743, b. 9 March 1864, d. 25 July 1880

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BirthMar 9, 1864Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
DeathJul 25, 1880Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Emma Lavinia Brooks

F, #41744, b. 3 September 1865

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BirthSep 3, 1865Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageApr 15, 1886Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given

Family: William Lorenzo Harris b. 31 May 1863, d. 11 Nov 1943

Emma Lavinia Brooks married William Lorenzo Harris in Apr 15, 1886 at Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given.
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

William Lorenzo Harris

M, #41745, b. 31 May 1863, d. 11 November 1943

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BirthMay 31, 1863
MarriageApr 15, 1886Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given
DeathNov 11, 1943

Family: Emma Lavinia Brooks b. 3 Sep 1865

William Lorenzo Harris married Emma Lavinia Brooks, daughter of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles, in Apr 15, 1886 at Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given.

Elura Louise Brooks

F, #41746, b. 19 March 1869, d. 28 February 1940

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BirthMar 19, 1869Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageDec 9, 1896
DeathFeb 28, 1940Galva, IL, USA

Family: Bertram Wilson Cole b. 7 Jul 1874

Elura Louise Brooks married Bertram Wilson Cole in Dec 9, 1896.
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Bertram Wilson Cole

M, #41747, b. 7 July 1874

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BirthJul 7, 1874Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageDec 9, 1896

Family: Elura Louise Brooks b. 19 Mar 1869, d. 28 Feb 1940

Bertram Wilson Cole married Elura Louise Brooks, daughter of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles, in Dec 9, 1896.

Rose Amelia Brooks

F, #41748, b. 3 July 1873, d. 12 February 1963

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BirthJul 3, 1873Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageOct 28, 1914Galva, IL, USA
DeathFeb 12, 1963Galva, IL, USA

Family: Charles Edwin Mitchell b. 21 May 1875, d. 25 Jun 1945

Rose Amelia Brooks married Charles Edwin Mitchell in Oct 28, 1914 at Galva, IL, USA.
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Lovica C. Ripley

F, #41749, b. 22 December 1810, d. July 1876

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BirthDec 22, 1810Tinmouth, VT, USA, (age 34 in 1850 census; age 59 in 1870 census)
Marriage1839Rutland, VT, USA
1850 Census1850Wheatland, Will Co., IL, USA, age 41, a farmer, property $1200
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, age 60, a farmer, property $8300-2285
DeathJul, 1876Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family: Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882

Lovica C. Ripley married Leland Houghton, son of Darius Houghton Jr and Almira Gill, in 1839 at Rutland, VT, USA.

Franklin Houghton

M, #41750, b. 12 June 1840, d. 10 June 1899

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BirthJun 12, 1840Rutland, VT, USA, (age 10 in 1850 census; age 30 in 1870 census; age 39 in 1880 census)
MarriageNov 14, 1864Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, next to father; age 30, a farmer, property $1600-775
1880 Census1880Crescent, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
DeathJun 10, 1899Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family: Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Franklin Houghton married Sarah Jane Mellen in Nov 14, 1864 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL.
Father*Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Mother*Lovica C. Ripley b. 22 Dec 1810, d. Jul 1876

Sarah Jane Mellen

F, #41751, b. 25 August 1845, d. 25 January 1908

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BirthAug 25, 1845Winhall, VT, USA, (age 24 in 1870 census; age 34 in 1880 census; Aug 1846, age 53 in 1900 census)
MarriageNov 14, 1864Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, next to father; age 30, a farmer, property $1600-775
1880 Census1880Crescent, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
DeathJan 25, 1908Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA

Family: Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899

Sarah Jane Mellen married Franklin Houghton, son of Leland Houghton and Lovica C. Ripley, in Nov 14, 1864 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL.

Charles Arthur Houghton

M, #41752, b. 28 August 1869, d. 17 August 1910

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BirthAug 28, 1869Wesley Twp, Will Co., IL, USA, age 9/12 in 1870 census; age 9 in 1880 census; Aug 1869, age 30 in 1900 census; age 40 in 1910 census
MarriageJun 10, 1897Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302
1900 Census1900Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, farmer
1910 Census1910Willamette, Lane Co., OR, USA, age 40, farmer
DeathAug 17, 1910Harrisburg, OR, USA

Family: Clarissa Hazlett b. 16 Jun 1871, d. 30 May 1934

Charles Arthur Houghton married Clarissa Hazlett in Jun 10, 1897 at Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302.
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Eva Lovica Houghton

F, #41753, b. 11 April 1876, d. 4 August 1934

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BirthApr 11, 1876Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 4 in 1880 census; Apr 1875, age 25 in 1900 census; age 34 in 1910 census
MarriageAug 29, 1894Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 28, RR brakeman; and brother Henry Cassidy
1910 Census1910Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, age 37, railroad switchman, and Henry J. Cassidy, brother, 27, IL; and Roxanne Kimball, grandmother, 90, MA
DeathAug 4, 1934Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, Illinois Death Certificate # 6022080
BurialWood Lawn Cemetery, Forest Park, IL, USA

Family: John Chestnut Cassidy b. 24 Jul 1872, d. 6 Mar 1950

Eva Lovica Houghton married John Chestnut Cassidy in Aug 29, 1894 at Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA.
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Amy Houghton

F, #41754, b. February 1884

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BirthFeb, 1884Gilman, IL, USA, age 16 in 1900 census
Marriage

Family: Charles E. Funk

Amy Houghton married Charles E. Funk.
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

George Houghton

M, #41755, b. 19 July 1873, d. 10 March 1875

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BirthJul 19, 1873IL, USA
DeathMar 10, 1875Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
BurialAshkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Clarissa Hazlett

F, #41756, b. 16 June 1871, d. 30 May 1934

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BirthJun 16, 1871IL, USA, age 29 in 1900 census; age 38 in 1910 census
MarriageJun 10, 1897Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302
1900 Census1900Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, farmer
1910 Census1910Willamette, Lane Co., OR, USA, age 40, farmer
DeathMay 30, 1934Zillah, WA, USA

Family: Charles Arthur Houghton b. 28 Aug 1869, d. 17 Aug 1910

Clarissa Hazlett married Charles Arthur Houghton, son of Franklin Houghton and Sarah Jane Mellen, in Jun 10, 1897 at Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302.

John Chestnut Cassidy

M, #41757, b. 24 July 1872, d. 6 March 1950

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BirthJul 24, 1872New York, New York Co., NY, USA, Jul 1871, age 28 in 1900 census; age 37 in 1910 census
MarriageAug 29, 1894Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 28, RR brakeman; and brother Henry Cassidy
1910 Census1910Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, age 37, railroad switchman, and Henry J. Cassidy, brother, 27, IL; and Roxanne Kimball, grandmother, 90, MA
DeathMar 6, 1950Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA

Family: Eva Lovica Houghton b. 11 Apr 1876, d. 4 Aug 1934

John Chestnut Cassidy married Eva Lovica Houghton, daughter of Franklin Houghton and Sarah Jane Mellen, in Aug 29, 1894 at Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA.

Herrick Houghton

M, #41758, b. 2 January 1845, d. 13 April 1924

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BirthJan 2, 1845Rutland, VT, USA, age 5 in 1880 census; age 25 in 1870 census; age 35 in 1880 census; Jan 1845, age 55 in 1900 census; age 65 in 1910 census; age 74 in 1920 census
MarriageFeb 19, 1868Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301
1880 Census1880Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 35, a farmer
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 65, post office post master
DeathApr 13, 1924Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family: Nancy E. Mellen b. Mar 1844, d. 10 Sep 1921

Herrick Houghton married Nancy E. Mellen in Feb 19, 1868 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301.
Father*Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Mother*Lovica C. Ripley b. 22 Dec 1810, d. Jul 1876

Nancy E. Mellen

F, #41759, b. March 1844, d. 10 September 1921

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BirthMar, 1844VT, USA, age 27 in 1870 census; age 37 in 1880 census; age 56 in 1900 census; age 67 in 1910 census; age 76 in 1920 census
MarriageFeb 19, 1868Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301
1880 Census1880Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 35, a farmer
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 65, post office post master
DeathSep 10, 1921Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Cert. 28181, filed Sep 10, 1921

Family: Herrick Houghton b. 2 Jan 1845, d. 13 Apr 1924

Nancy E. Mellen married Herrick Houghton, son of Leland Houghton and Lovica C. Ripley, in Feb 19, 1868 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301.

William L. Houghton

M, #41760, b. November 1869, d. before 1920

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BirthNov, 1869IL, USA, (age 6/12 in 1870 census; age 10 in 1880 census; age 30 in 1900 census)
MarriageJul 28, 1892Livingston Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4485, Book J.
Marriagecirca 1895mar 5 years in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, grocery salesman
Marriagecirca Oct, 1909mar 7 months in 1910 census; her 1st, his 3rd
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 40, distributing agent, Standard Oil Co.
Deathbefore 1920wife is widow

Family 1: Myrtle Stafford

William L. Houghton married Myrtle Stafford in Jul 28, 1892 at Livingston Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4485, Book J.

Family 2: Ella M. Thrasher b. May 1870

William L. Houghton married Ella M. Thrasher in circa 1895 mar 5 years in 1900 census.

Family 3: Marie A. Davis b. c 1874, d. 5 Jul 1943

William L. Houghton married Marie A. Davis in circa Oct, 1909 mar 7 months in 1910 census; her 1st, his 3rd.
Father*Herrick Houghton b. 2 Jan 1845, d. 13 Apr 1924
Mother*Nancy E. Mellen b. Mar 1844, d. 10 Sep 1921