John Spencer Haughton

M, #67441, b. May 1867

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BirthMay, 1867Trempealeau, WI, USA, age 3 in 1870 census; age 12 in 1880 census; age 33 in 1900 census; age 43 in 1910 census
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1900 Census1900Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co., WI, USA, age 33, leather
1910 Census1910Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co., WI, USA, age 43, leather contractor

Family: Anna Alma Hagenstein b. Aug 1868

John Spencer Haughton married Anna Alma Hagenstein.
Father*Stephen V. R. Haughton b. c 1817
Mother*Sarah M. (?) b. Jul 1827

Arthur Houghton

M, #67442, b. circa 1854

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Birthcirca 1854England, (age 16 in 1870 census)
1870 Census1870Calamus, Dodge Co., WI, USA, age 16, a farm laborer, with George and Mary Kirk family

Myrtle Ann Robinson

F, #67443, b. 25 December 1883, d. 1915

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BirthDec 25, 1883Gallatin, MO, USA, age 26 in 1910 census
Marriage1904
1910 Census1910Las Vegas, San Miguel Co., NM, USA, age 32, carpenter
Death1915Las Vegas, NM, USA, from tuberculosis
BurialLas Vegas, Clark Co., NM, USA

Family: Roscoe Lee Houghton b. 12 Feb 1878, d. 1940

Myrtle Ann Robinson married Roscoe Lee Houghton, son of Thomas Houghton and Martha Ann Williams, in 1904.

Denise Laureen Houghton

F, #67444, b. 1968

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Birth1968
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Family: (?) Wood

Denise Laureen Houghton married (?) Wood.
Father*Harl Lee Houghton b. 13 Sep 1938, d. 27 Feb 2007
Mother*Roberta Mae Fritz b. 15 Sep 1943

(?) Wood

M, #67445

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Family: Denise Laureen Houghton b. 1968

Harl Lee Houghton

M, #67446, b. 13 September 1938, d. 27 February 2007

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BirthSep 13, 1938St. David, AZ, USA
MarriageSep 16, 1961San Diego Co., CA, USA
DeathFeb 27, 2007Beaverton, OR, USA, age 68

Family: Roberta Mae Fritz b. 15 Sep 1943

Harl Lee Houghton married Roberta Mae Fritz in Sep 16, 1961 at San Diego Co., CA, USA.
Father*Leo Charles Houghton b. 26 Apr 1909, d. Mar 1970
Mother*Willa Belle Ewing b. 8 Apr 1914, d. 10 Aug 2002

Benjamin Dean Meritt

M, #67447, b. 31 March 1899, d. 7 July 1989

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BirthMar 31, 1899Durham, NC, USA
Marriagecirca 1923
1930 Census1930Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., MI, USA, age 31
Marriage
DeathJul 7, 1989Austin, Travis Co., TX, USA
NotableOne of the most distinguised classicists of the 20th century, his lifelong work being Athenian epigraphy, the reconstruction and interpretation of the legislative, financial, and other documents that the ancient Athenians recorded in inscriptions on marble and that survived today in thousands of broken fragments.

Family 1: Elizabeth K. (?) b. c 1897

Benjamin Dean Meritt married Elizabeth K. (?) in circa 1923.

Family 2: Lucy Taxis Shoe

Benjamin Dean Meritt married Lucy Taxis Shoe.

Caroline Amanda Knights

F, #67448, b. 29 August 1866

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BirthAug 29, 1866Russia, NY, USA
Father*William Engledow Knights b. 8 Mar 1815, d. 12 Dec 1880
Mother*Caroline Matilda Houghton b. 15 May 1825, d. 13 Jul 1905

Lucy Taxis Shoe

F, #67449

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Family: Benjamin Dean Meritt b. 31 Mar 1899, d. 7 Jul 1989

Lucy Taxis Shoe married Benjamin Dean Meritt.

Elizabeth K. (?)

F, #67450, b. circa 1897

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Birthcirca 1897TN, USA, age 33 in 1930 census
Marriagecirca 1923
1930 Census1930Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co., MI, USA, age 31

Family: Benjamin Dean Meritt b. 31 Mar 1899, d. 7 Jul 1989

Elizabeth K. (?) married Benjamin Dean Meritt in circa 1923.

James K. Meritt

M, #67451, b. circa 1925

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Birthcirca 1925TN, USA
Father*Benjamin Dean Meritt b. 31 Mar 1899, d. 7 Jul 1989
Mother*Elizabeth K. (?) b. c 1897

Benjamin D. Meritt

M, #67452, b. circa 1928

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Birthcirca 1928MI, USA, age 1 4/12 in 1930 census
Father*Benjamin Dean Meritt b. 31 Mar 1899, d. 7 Jul 1989
Mother*Elizabeth K. (?) b. c 1897

David Barclay Houghton

M, #67453, b. 3 September 1948

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BirthSep 3, 1948Medford, OR, USA
MarriagePortland, OR, USA
DNA ProjectMar 18, 2006Test: YDNA 12; John Houghton (via son John) descendant
DNA ProjectMar 18, 2006John Houghton, via son Justice John
Father*Dwight Lamont Houghton b. 21 May 1907, d. 8 Jul 1967
Mother*Janice Abigail Gould b. 13 Feb 1906, d. 30 Jan 1999

Trevor Jeffrey Houghton

M, #67454

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Father*David Barclay Houghton b. 3 Sep 1948
Mother*Debi Smith

Elijah Houghton

M, #67455

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MarriageMay 25, 1785Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Harrison Levi Houghton

M, #67456, b. 1 December 1831, d. 22 December 1911

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BirthDec 1, 1831Russia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA, age 18 in 1850 census; age 28 in 1860 census; age 38 in 1870 census; age 48 in 1880 census; Dec 1831, age 68 in 1900 census; age 78 in 1910 census
MarriageMar 15, 1857Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, USA, Book OMR, p. 123
1860 Census1860Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 28, a farmer, personal property $400
1870 Census1870Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 38, farmer; and Emily Blagett, 26, teaching school; and Alice Hoaton, 23, domestic servant
1880 Census1880Union Grove, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 31, a farmer
1900 Census1900Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 68, landlord; 3 children born, 1 living
DeathDec 22, 1911Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA

Family: Clarissa A. Blodgett b. Jul 1831, d. 18 Aug 1900

Harrison Levi Houghton married Clarissa A. Blodgett in Mar 15, 1857 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, USA, Book OMR, p. 123.
Father*Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892
Mother*Clarissa Beech Jackson b. c 1815, d. 25 Oct 1861

Clarissa A. Blodgett

F, #67457, b. July 1831, d. 18 August 1900

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BirthJul, 1831Jefferson Co., NY, USA, age 28 in 1860 census; age 38 in 1870 census; age 48 in 1880 census; age 68 in 1900 census
MarriageMar 15, 1857Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, USA, Book OMR, p. 123
1860 Census1860Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 28, a farmer, personal property $400
1870 Census1870Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 38, farmer; and Emily Blagett, 26, teaching school; and Alice Hoaton, 23, domestic servant
1880 Census1880Union Grove, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 31, a farmer
1900 Census1900Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 68, landlord; 3 children born, 1 living
DeathAug 18, 1900Fulton, IL, USA

Family: Harrison Levi Houghton b. 1 Dec 1831, d. 22 Dec 1911

Clarissa A. Blodgett married Harrison Levi Houghton, son of Levi Houghton and Clarissa Beech Jackson, in Mar 15, 1857 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, USA, Book OMR, p. 123.

George Houghton

M, #67458, d. 10 October 1836

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BirthRussia, Herkimer Co., NY, USA
DeathOct 10, 1836probably, Russia, Hekimer Co., NY, USA, in childhood
Father*Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892
Mother*Clarissa Beech Jackson b. c 1815, d. 25 Oct 1861

Amelia Clarissa Houghton

F, #67459, b. 8 March 1841, d. 7 July 1933

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BirthMar 8, 1841Lewis Co., NY, USA, age 10 in 1850 census; age 79 in 1920 census
MarriageDec 25, 1854Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 221, Book B
Marriage
MarriageMay 4, 1898
1920 Census1920Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 79, widow, none
DeathJul 7, 1933Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Family 1: Peter Bent Sylvester

Amelia Clarissa Houghton married Peter Bent Sylvester in Dec 25, 1854 at Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 221, Book B.

Family 2: Benona Peters

Amelia Clarissa Houghton married Benona Peters.

Family 3: Giles B. Conkey b. Jan 1833, d. 13 Jan 1908

Amelia Clarissa Houghton married Giles B. Conkey in May 4, 1898.
Father*Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892
Mother*Clarissa Beech Jackson b. c 1815, d. 25 Oct 1861

Giles B. Conkey

M, #67460, b. January 1833, d. 13 January 1908

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BirthJan, 1833NY, USA
MarriageMay 4, 1898
DeathJan 13, 1908Grand Rapids, MI, USA, 73 y 11 m 18 d

Family: Amelia Clarissa Houghton b. 8 Mar 1841, d. 7 Jul 1933

Giles B. Conkey married Amelia Clarissa Houghton, daughter of Levi Houghton and Clarissa Beech Jackson, in May 4, 1898.

May McDaniels

F, #67461, b. circa 1846, d. before 1910

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Birthcirca 1846MA, USA, age 34 in 1880 census
MarriageSep 15, 1870Whiteside Co., IL, USA, They had no issue
1880 Census1880Thomson, Carroll Co., IL, USA, age 38, a laborer; and cousin Alice Houghton
Deathbefore 1910husband a widower

Family: Samuel N. Houghton b. 6 Feb 1842, d. 17 Mar 1930

May McDaniels married Samuel N. Houghton, son of Levi Houghton and Clarissa Beech Jackson, in Sep 15, 1870 at Whiteside Co., IL, USA, They had no issue.

Mary Dunshee French

F, #67462, b. 24 September 1855, d. 8 February 1905

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BirthSep 24, 1855Carroll Co., IL, USA, age 24 in 1880 census; Dec 1862, age 37 in 1900 census
Mar 2Oct 5, 1876Carroll Co., IL, USA, Lic. 1448, Book B, p. 37
1880 Census1880Union Grove, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 31, a farmer, 2 houses from brother Harrison
1900 Census1900York, Carroll Co., IL, USA, age 51
DeathFeb 8, 1905
BurialLower York Cemetery, York, Carroll Co., IL, USA

Family: Clarence Barclay Houghton b. 11 Nov 1848, d. 8 Mar 1933

Her second marriage was to Clarence Barclay Houghton Lic. 1448, Book B, p. 37 on Oct 5, 1876 at Carroll Co., IL, USA.

Sedate W. Houghton

F, #67463, b. May 1854, d. after 1900

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BirthMay, 1854Utsick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 6 in 1860 census; age 16 in 1870 census
MarriageNov 26, 1878Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4858
Deathafter 1900was in 1900 IL census

Family: James F. Ward b. 4 Jan 1853, d. 1923

Sedate W. Houghton married James F. Ward in Nov 26, 1878 at Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4858.
Father*Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892
Mother*Clarissa Beech Jackson b. c 1815, d. 25 Oct 1861

James F. Ward

M, #67464, b. 4 January 1853, d. 1923

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BirthJan 4, 1853Columbus, Franklin Co., OH, USA
MarriageNov 26, 1878Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4858
Death1923Whiteside Co., IL, USA

Family: Sedate W. Houghton b. May 1854, d. a 1900

James F. Ward married Sedate W. Houghton, daughter of Levi Houghton and Clarissa Beech Jackson, in Nov 26, 1878 at Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4858.

Stewart Daniel Houghton

M, #67465, b. April 1860, d. 7 April 1930

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BirthApr, 1860Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 1 in 1860 census; age 21 in 1880 census; age 58 in 1920 census; dd calc = 23 May 1855; Harriett Guldahl: Apr 1861
1900 Census1900Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 39, livery stable keeper, single, boarder
1920 Census1920Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 79, widow, none
DeathApr 7, 1930Grand Rapids, MI, USA, age 74 y 10 m 15 d
Father*Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892
Mother*Clarissa Beech Jackson b. c 1815, d. 25 Oct 1861

Elizabeth Todd

F, #67466, b. circa 1818

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Birthcirca 1818Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 62 in 1880 census
MarriageApr 15, 1862Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 746
1880 Census1880Fulton, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, age 75, farming

Family: Levi Houghton b. 26 Mar 1805, d. 24 Jan 1892

Elizabeth Todd married Levi Houghton, son of Elijah Houghton and Martha Oaks, in Apr 15, 1862 at Ustick, Whiteside Co., IL, USA, Lic. 746.

Elijah Houghton Jr

M, #67467, b. November 1793, d. September 1794

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BirthNov, 1793
DeathSep, 1794aged 10 m 4 d
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 8 Jun 1760, d. Nov 1842
Mother*Martha Oaks b. c 1768, d. 28 May 1824

Dinah Houghton

F, #67468, b. between 1784 and 1790

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Birthbetween 1784 and 1790B. Meritt: about 1786

Patty Houghton

F, #67469, b. between 1784 and 1790

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Birthbetween 1784 and 1790B. Meritt: about 1788

Lusylvia Houghton

F, #67470, b. 1803

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Father*Luke Houghton b. 1775, d. 1860
Mother*Mary (?) b. 1778, d. 1853