Melvin Houghton

M, #51121, b. December 1878, d. 1911

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BirthDec, 1878NY, USA, age 1 in 1880 census; age 21 in 1900 census; age "28" in 1910 census
1900 Census1900Camden, Oneida Co., NY, USA, age 21, single, farm laborer
Death1911
BurialWest Amboy Cemetery, Oswego Co., NY, USA
Father*James A. Houghton b. Jan 1848, d. 29 Nov 1925
Mother*Perlina (?) b. c 1850, d. c 1885

Semantha L. Adams

F, #51122, b. May 1844, d. 13 March 1906

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BirthMay, 1844NY, USA, age 24 in 1870 census; age 37 in 1880 census; age 56 in 1900 census
MarriageSep 4, 1865Earlville, Madison Co., NY, USA, at home of Leonard Price
1870 Census1870Lincklaen, Chenango Co., NY, USA, age 37, a farmer, property $2250-320
1880 Census1880Otselic Twp, South Otselic, Chenango Co., NY, USA, age 47, a currier
1900 Census1900Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA, age 56
DeathMar 13, 1906Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA
BurialMount Hope Cemetery, Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA

Family: John Wesley Houghton b. 9 Nov 1830, d. 3 Aug 1897

Semantha L. Adams married John Wesley Houghton, son of Rev. Royal Houghton and Polly Blackman, in Sep 4, 1865 at Earlville, Madison Co., NY, USA, at home of Leonard Price.

Frederick Wesley Houghton

M, #51123, b. November 1866

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BirthNov, 1866NY, USA, age 4 in 1870 census; age 13 in 1880 census; age 33 in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA, age 56
Father*John Wesley Houghton b. 9 Nov 1830, d. 3 Aug 1897
Mother*Semantha L. Adams b. May 1844, d. 13 Mar 1906

Clifford J. Houghton

M, #51124, b. circa 1876, d. 9 September 1898

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Birthcirca 1876Otselic, NY, USA, age 4 in 1880 census
DeathSep 9, 1898Santiago, Cuba, of disease; also 3 Apr 1899
BurialMount Hope Cemetery, Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA
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Father*John Wesley Houghton b. 9 Nov 1830, d. 3 Aug 1897
Mother*Semantha L. Adams b. May 1844, d. 13 Mar 1906

Orra Bell Houghton

F, #51125, b. February 1880, d. 31 December 1950

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BirthFeb, 1880South Otselic, Chenango Co., NY, USA, age 3/12 in 1880 census; age 20 in 1900 census
Marriage
DeathDec 31, 1950Altamont, Albany Co., NY, USA, age 70
BurialMount Hope Cemetery, Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, USA

Family: Dr. Paul B. Brooks b. 1878, d. 1955

Orra Bell Houghton married Dr. Paul B. Brooks.
Father*John Wesley Houghton b. 9 Nov 1830, d. 3 Aug 1897
Mother*Semantha L. Adams b. May 1844, d. 13 Mar 1906

John Haugton

M, #51126, b. circa 1845

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Birthcirca 1845NY, USA, age 35 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Family: Mary (?) b. c 1850

John Haugton married Mary (?)

Mary (?)

F, #51127, b. circa 1850

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Birthcirca 1850NY, USA, age 30 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Family: John Haugton b. c 1845

Mary (?) married John Haugton.

Stella Haugton

F, #51128, b. circa 1864

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Birthcirca 1864NY, USA, age 16 in 1880 census
Father*John Haugton b. c 1845
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1850

Beda Haugton

F, #51129, b. circa 1871

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Birthcirca 1871NY, USA, age 9 in 1880 census
Father*John Haugton b. c 1845
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1850

John Houghton

M, #51130, b. circa 1834

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Birthcirca 1834NY, USA, age 46 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880Yonker, Westchester Co., NY, USA, age 46, a prisoner; boarding with Eli Coles
Notableprisoner

Family: Emma (?) b. c 1860

John Houghton married Emma (?)

Emma (?)

F, #51131, b. circa 1860

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Birthcirca 1860NY, USA, age 20 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880Yonker, Westchester Co., NY, USA, age 46, a prisoner; boarding with Eli Coles

Family: John Houghton b. c 1834

Emma (?) married John Houghton.

John Houghton

M, #51132, b. circa 1879

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Birthcirca 1879NY, USA, age 1 in 1880 census
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Father*John Houghton b. c 1834
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1860

Lillie Mufford

F, #51133, b. February 1853

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BirthFeb, 1853NY, USA, age 27 in 1880 census; age 47 in 1900 census; age 57 in 1910 census; age 77 in 1930 census
Marriagecirca 1876age 30 and 22; mar 24 years in 1900 census
1880 Census1880New Scotland, Albany Co., NY, USA, age 36, farmer; and Lawrence Hallenbeck, 22, NY (her brother?)
1900 Census1900Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 55, a truckman
1910 Census1910Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 65, teamster
1930 Census1930Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 85, none

Family: John Houghton b. Feb 1845

Lillie Mufford married John Houghton, son of Eli Houghton and Laura Gilbert, in circa 1876 age 30 and 22; mar 24 years in 1900 census.

George Edward Houghton

M, #51134, b. 12 August 1876, d. December 1963

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BirthAug 12, 1876NY, USA, age 3 in 1880 census; age 23 in 1900 census; age 34 in 1910 census; age 42 in 1920 census; age 53 in 1930 census; age 63 in 1940 census
Marriagecirca 1902age 22 and 21; mar 8 y in 1910 census
1910 Census1910Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 34, shop machinist
1920 Census1920Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 42, Gen. Electric tool grinder
1930 Census1930Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 53, public school janitor
1940 Census1940Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY, USA, age 63, public school janitor
DeathDec, 1963NY, USA

Family: Mary Ann (?) b. c 1881

George Edward Houghton married Mary Ann (?) in circa 1902 age 22 and 21; mar 8 y in 1910 census.
Father*John Houghton b. Feb 1845
Mother*Lillie Mufford b. Feb 1853

Jesse Houghton

M, #51135, b. 19 April 1878

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BirthApr 19, 1878NY, USA, age 2 in 1880 census; age 22 in 1900 census; age 32 in 1910 census; age 51 in 1930 census
Marriagecirca 1905mar 5 y in 1910 census

Family: Laura De Baud b. c 1876

Jesse Houghton married Laura De Baud in circa 1905 mar 5 y in 1910 census.
Father*John Houghton b. Feb 1845
Mother*Lillie Mufford b. Feb 1853

Isabell (?)

F, #51136, b. circa 1858, d. 1858

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Birthcirca 1858Canada, age 22 in 1880 census
Death1858
BurialFreeman Cemetery, Brownville, Jefferson Co., NY, USA, Burial ID     136588
Marriagecirca 1872age 22
1880 Census1880Lyme Twp, Jefferson Co., NY, USA, age 31, a farmer

Family: Joseph H. Houghton b. 20 Jan 1850, d. 13 Apr 1940

Isabell (?) married Joseph H. Houghton, son of Hamilton R. Houghton and Maria Arnold, in circa 1872 age 22.

Cesta G. Houghton

F, #51137, b. circa 1876, d. 1938

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Birthcirca 1876NY, USA, age 4 in 1880 census
Marriage
Death1938
BurialCape Vincent, Jefferson Co., NY, USA

Family: Clifton A. Hurst

Cesta G. Houghton married Clifton A. Hurst.
Father*Joseph H. Houghton b. 20 Jan 1850, d. 13 Apr 1940
Mother*Isabell (?) b. c 1858, d. 1858

Alyce C. Houghton

F, #51138, b. circa 1879, d. before 1931

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Birthcirca 1879NY, USA, age 1 in 1880 census
Marriage
Deathbefore 1931

Family: Hiram B. Smith

Alyce C. Houghton married Hiram B. Smith.
Father*Joseph H. Houghton b. 20 Jan 1850, d. 13 Apr 1940
Mother*Isabell (?) b. c 1858, d. 1858

Emma May Van Tassel

F, #51139, b. 2 January 1875

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BirthJan 2, 1875NY, USA, age 5 in 1880 census
Marriage

Family: (?) Loucks

Emma May Van Tassel married (?) Loucks.
Father*Abner Abraham Van Tassel b. 24 Sep 1832, d. 1907
Mother*Alvira Houghton b. 25 Jan 1842, d. 15 Mar 1875
Adoptive fatherJoshua F. Houghton b. 27 Sep 1815, d. 5 Sep 1902
Adoptive motherCynthia Washburn b. 8 Aug 1820, d. 12 Jan 1894

Melvina Rice

F, #51140, b. 1840, d. 22 June 1882

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Birth1840Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 30 in 1870 census; age 40 in 1880 census
Marriage
1870 Census1870Newcomb, Essex Co., NY, USA, age 40, a farmer, property $1000-3000; and 3 farm laborers and a domestic
1880 Census1880Newcomb, Essex Co., NY, USA, age 50, a farmer; and sister in law Lucinda Ri ce, 24, NY
DeathJun 22, 1882Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA
BurialLong Lake Cemetery, Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 42; "and also the infant"

Family: Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906

Edgar Josiah Houghton

M, #51141, b. 1860, d. 2 July 1892

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Birth1860NY, USA, GS; age 9 in 1870 census; age 18, NY, in 1880 census
Marriagecirca 1885
DeathJul 2, 1892Newcomb, Essex Co., NY, USA
BurialHuntington Cemetery, Newcomb, Essex Co., NY, USA

Family: Olive D. (?) b. c 1867

Edgar Josiah Houghton married Olive D. (?) in circa 1885.
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

William J. Houghton

M, #51142, b. 24 May 1864, d. 27 March 1915

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BirthMay 24, 1864NY, USA, age 6 in 1870 census; age 16 in 1880 census; May 1864, age 36 in 1900 census; age 45 in 1910 census
DeathMar 27, 1915Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA
BurialLong Lake Cemetery, Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, Plot 3
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

John Alvin Houghton

M, #51143, b. March 1868, d. 1949

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BirthMar, 1868NY, USA, age 3 in 1870 census; age 12 in 1880 census; age 32 in 1900 census; age 41 in 1910 census; age 51 in 1920 census; age 62 in 1930 census; age 72 in 1940 census
Marriagecirca 1894age 27 and 19
1900 Census1900Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 32, a farmer; and mother in law Emily Palmer, Feb 1849, NY
1910 Census1910Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 41, saw mill laborer
1920 Census1920Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 51, state road patrolman; and brother in law Leslie A. Palmer, 49, widowed
1930 Census1930Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 62, odd jobs laborer
1940 Census1940Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 72, widowed, grocery store clerk
Death1949
BurialLong Lake Cemetery, Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA

Family: Amy Palmer b. 19 Oct 1875, d. 3 Feb 1935

John Alvin Houghton married Amy Palmer in circa 1894 age 27 and 19.
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

Mary E. Houghton

F, #51144, b. circa 1871

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Birthcirca 1871NY, USA, age 9 in 1880 census
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

Luther Jason Houghton

M, #51145, b. 31 August 1873

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BirthAug 31, 1873NY, USA, age 6 in 1880 census; age 26 in 1900 census; age 36 in 1910 census; age 47 in 1920 census; age 56 in 1930 census
Marriagecirca 1897age 23 and 20; mar 3 years in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 26, a farmer
Census1905Long Lake, NY, USA, age 31, farmer
1910 Census1910Long Lake, Hamilton Co., NY, USA, age 36, odd jobs laborer
1920 Census1920Berlin, Hartford Co., CT, USA, age 47, milk business, dairyman
1930 Census1930Warren, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 56, street dept. laborer

Family: Agnes F. LaPell b. Apr 1876

Luther Jason Houghton married Agnes F. LaPell in circa 1897 age 23 and 20; mar 3 years in 1900 census.
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

Elizabeth A. Houghton

F, #51146, b. circa 1876

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Birthcirca 1876NY, USA, age 4 in 1880 census
Father*Josiah Isaiah Houghton b. Feb 1831, d. 7 Aug 1906
Mother*Melvina Rice b. 1840, d. 22 Jun 1882

Lena Houghton

F, #51147, b. circa 1872

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Birthcirca 1872NY, USA, age 8 in 1880 census
1880 Census1880White Plains, Westchester Co., NY, USA, age 8, living with her uncle J. R. Herns Martinez

Lucia M. Houghton

F, #51148, b. circa 1875

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Birthcirca 1875NY, USA, age 5 in 1880 census
1880 Census1880Charlotte Twp, Chautauqua Co., NY, USA, living with and a niece of Parnell Burns and his sister Mary Sylvester
Father*William H. Houghton b. 29 Sep 1850, d. 7 Oct 1912
Mother*Clara D. Sylvester b. 23 Jan 1853, d. 8 Oct 1922

Mary Cordelia Scott

F, #51149, b. circa 1852

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Birthcirca 1852NJ, USA, age 28 in 1880 census
Marriagecirca Mar 2, 1867
1880 Census1880New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 28, keeping house

Family: Douglas Stearnes Houghton b. 1844, d. 1872

Mary Cordelia Scott married Douglas Stearnes Houghton, son of Asa Stearns Houghton and Virginia Clark, in circa Mar 2, 1867.

Blanche Houghton

F, #51150, b. circa 1868

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Birthcirca 1868NJ, USA, age 12 in 1880 census
Father*Douglas Stearnes Houghton b. 1844, d. 1872
Mother*Mary Cordelia Scott b. c 1852