Alice Maria Houghton

F, #6121, b. 22 January 1840, d. 26 February 1900
Father*Edwin Wells Houghton b. 18 Mar 1817, d. 11 Feb 1907
Mother*Eleanor Jane Daugherty b. 23 Mar 1820, d. 5 Feb 1911

Biography

BirthJan 22, 1840Spencer, Medina Co., OH, USA, age 20 in 1860 census
MarriageSep 2, 1861
MarriageMar 29, 1866
DeathFeb 26, 1900Newberry Library copy of JWH: Feb 12, 1918

Family 1

Sumner L. Drake b. 1839, d. 22 Sep 1862
Marriage*Alice Maria Houghton married Sumner L. Drake on Sep 2, 1861. 

Family 2

Luther Franklin Clifford b. Apr 1834
Marriage*Alice Maria Houghton married Luther Franklin Clifford on Mar 29, 1866. 
Children

Major Albert Charles Houghton

M, #6122, b. 12 December 1841, d. 19 October 1931
Father*Edwin Wells Houghton b. 18 Mar 1817, d. 11 Feb 1907
Mother*Eleanor Jane Daugherty b. 23 Mar 1820, d. 5 Feb 1911

Biography

BirthDec 12, 1841Spencer, Medina, OH, USA, age 18 in 1860 census; age 28 in 1870 census; age 38 in 1880 census; Dec 1841, age 58 in 1900 census; age 88 in 1930 census
Mil. EnlsAug 25, 1861OH, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. H, 2nd Ohio Cavalry, a corporal, captain, age 19
MarriageMay 17, 1871Mansfield, OH, USA
1880 Census1880Toledo, Lucas Co., OH, USA, age 38, a lawyer
1890 Veterans Census1890Columbus, Franklin Co., OH, USA, Private, Company H, 2nd OH Inf, Sep 3, 1861-May 15, 1865; 3 y - 8 m -12 d
Author1899Edwin and Eleanor (Poem on their 60th Wedding Anniv.)
1900 Census1900Clinton, Franklin Co., OH, USA, age 58, financial agent for North Western RR; 3 children born, 3 living
MarriageNov 30, 1910Defiance, OH, USA
1930 Census1930Mount Dora, Lake Co., FL, USA, age 88
DeathOct 19, 1931

Family 1

Amy Alvira Twitchell b. 12 Dec 1846, d. 12 Feb 1908
Marriage*Major Albert Charles Houghton married Amy Alvira Twitchell on May 17, 1871 at Mansfield, OH, USA
Children

Family 2

Myra H. Twitchell b. 27 Oct 1844
Marriage*Major Albert Charles Houghton married Myra H. Twitchell on Nov 30, 1910 at Defiance, OH, USA

Henry W. Houghton

M, #6123, b. 29 May 1844, d. 3 March 1865
Father*Edwin Wells Houghton b. 18 Mar 1817, d. 11 Feb 1907
Mother*Eleanor Jane Daugherty b. 23 Mar 1820, d. 5 Feb 1911

Biography

BirthMay 29, 1844Spencer, Medina, OH, USA, age 16 in 1860 census
Mil. EnlsSep 3, 1864OH, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. C, 176th OH Infantry, a private and a sergeant

W. D. Houghton:
In September 1864, Henry Houghton, Major Albert Hough-ton‘s younger brother, entered into service at the age of only 19, as a private in the 176th Regiment, Ohio Infantry. Although quickly promoted to First Sergeant and then to Second Lieute-nant, he was badly wounded in Nashville, Tennessee, and on March 3, 1865, died of pneumonia.
Mil. Serv.JWH: "Had the following Civil War record: 'Entered service in 176th Regt., Ohio Infantry, as private, Sept., 1864. Served with the Army of the Cumberland, under command of General Geo. H. Thomas. Stationed with regiment at Headquarters, Nashville, Dec., 1864, when besieged by the Confederate forces under Gen. Hood. He was promoted successively to first sergeant and second lieutenant. He died in army hospital at Nashville March 3, 1865, of pneumonia, and his body interred in Wellington Cemetery."
DeathMar 3, 1865Nashville, Davidson, TN, USA, at army hospital
BurialWellington Cemetery, Wellington, Lorain, OH, USA

Angela H. Houghton , A.M.

F, #6124, b. 28 April 1846
Father*Edwin Wells Houghton b. 18 Mar 1817, d. 11 Feb 1907
Mother*Eleanor Jane Daugherty b. 23 Mar 1820, d. 5 Feb 1911

Biography

BirthApr 28, 1846Spencer, Medina Co., OH, USA, age 14 in 1860 census; age 24 in 1870 census; Apr 1846, age 54 in 1900 census
MarriageJun 23, 1870

Family

Rev. Valentine Cartwright Randolph b. 16 Feb 1838, d. 1 Jan 1895
Marriage*Angela H. Houghton , A.M. married Rev. Valentine Cartwright Randolph on Jun 23, 1870. 

Edith Houghton A.M.

F, #6125, b. 15 May 1851
Father*Edwin Wells Houghton b. 18 Mar 1817, d. 11 Feb 1907
Mother*Eleanor Jane Daugherty b. 23 Mar 1820, d. 5 Feb 1911

Biography

BirthMay 15, 1851Spencer, Medina, OH, USA, age 9 in 1860 census; age 19 in 1870 census; age 58 in 1910 census; Barber: May 15, 1852
MarriageDec 31, 1874
1910 Census1910Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, USA, age 59, college professor; no children

Family

Rev. Marcus Darius Buell D.D. b. 1 Jan 1851
Marriage*Edith Houghton A.M. married Rev. Marcus Darius Buell D.D. on Dec 31, 1874. 

Sumner L. Drake

M, #6126, b. 1839, d. 22 September 1862

Biography

Birth1839
Milit-Begafter Sep, 1861"A young man widely and favorably known, on the eve of his departure with the 2d Ohio Cavalry for the Civil War. One year from that time, at the close of a campaign of great hardship in the Indian Territory, he died of fever at Fort Scott, Kan."
MarriageSep 2, 1861
DeathSep 22, 1862Fort Scott, KS, USA, in the army

Family

Alice Maria Houghton b. 22 Jan 1840, d. 26 Feb 1900
Marriage*Sumner L. Drake married Alice Maria Houghton, daughter of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on Sep 2, 1861. 

Luther Franklin Clifford

M, #6127, b. April 1834

Biography

BirthApr, 1834Wellington, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 66 in 1900 census
MarriageMar 29, 1866
1900 Census1900Wellington, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 66, widower, farmer

Family

Alice Maria Houghton b. 22 Jan 1840, d. 26 Feb 1900
Marriage*Luther Franklin Clifford married Alice Maria Houghton, daughter of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on Mar 29, 1866. 
Children

Amy Alvira Twitchell

F, #6128, b. 12 December 1846, d. 12 February 1908

Biography

BirthDec 12, 1846Brimfield, OH, USA, age 33 in 1880 census; Dec 1846, age 53 in 1900 census
MarriageMay 17, 1871Mansfield, OH, USA
1880 Census1880Toledo, Lucas Co., OH, USA, age 38, a lawyer
1900 Census1900Clinton, Franklin Co., OH, USA, age 58, financial agent for North Western RR; 3 children born, 3 living
DeathFeb 12, 1908Tryon, NC, USA
BurialWellington, OH, USA

Family

Major Albert Charles Houghton b. 12 Dec 1841, d. 19 Oct 1931
Marriage*Amy Alvira Twitchell married Major Albert Charles Houghton, son of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on May 17, 1871 at Mansfield, OH, USA
Children

Myra H. Twitchell

F, #6129, b. 27 October 1844

Biography

BirthOct 27, 1844Brimfield, OH, USA, age 35 in 1880 census; age 84 in 1930 census
MarriageNov 30, 1910Defiance, OH, USA
1930 Census1930Mount Dora, Lake Co., FL, USA, age 88

Family

Major Albert Charles Houghton b. 12 Dec 1841, d. 19 Oct 1931
Marriage*Myra H. Twitchell married Major Albert Charles Houghton, son of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on Nov 30, 1910 at Defiance, OH, USA

Rev. Valentine Cartwright Randolph

M, #6130, b. 16 February 1838, d. 1 January 1895

Biography

BirthFeb 16, 1838Logan, IL, USA, JWH: 1848
Barber: Dewitt Co., IL; Newberry Library copy of JWH: Feb 16, 1938
Milit-Begbetween 1861 and 1865Barber: 3 years
MarriageJun 23, 1870
DeathJan 1, 1895Abington, IL, USA

Family

Angela H. Houghton , A.M. b. 28 Apr 1846
Marriage*Rev. Valentine Cartwright Randolph married Angela H. Houghton , A.M., daughter of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on Jun 23, 1870. 

Rev. Marcus Darius Buell D.D.

M, #6131, b. 1 January 1851

Biography

BirthJan 1, 1851Wayland, NY, USA, age 59 in 1910 census
MarriageDec 31, 1874
1910 Census1910Salisbury, Essex Co., MA, USA, age 59, college professor; no children

Family

Edith Houghton A.M. b. 15 May 1851
Marriage*Rev. Marcus Darius Buell D.D. married Edith Houghton A.M., daughter of Edwin Wells Houghton and Eleanor Jane Daugherty, on Dec 31, 1874. 

Rhesa Close Houghton

M, #6132, b. 10 July 1842
Father*George Wellington Houghton b. 17 Oct 1818, d. 17 Jul 1905
Mother*Susan Moe Close b. 22 Nov 1822, d. 26 Mar 1902

Biography

BirthJul 10, 1842Spencer, Medina, OH, USA, age 18 in 1860 census; age 28 in 1870 census; age 38 in 1880 census; Jul 1842, age 58 in 1900 census; age 67 in 1910 census
Mil. EnlsAug 5, 1862OH, USA, in the Union Army, age 20, a musician (drummer, pvt, infantry), Comp F, 103rd Ohio Vols.
1870 Census1870Deerfield, Vernon Co., MO, USA, age 28, a farmer, property $1800-350
MarriageSep 6, 1871Sandusky Co., OH, USA
1880 Census1880Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 38, a notion store
1900 Census1900Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 57, jeweler; and sister in law Flora Newton, Mar. 1852, 48, NY
1910 Census1910Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 67, optician, optical parlor
BurialFort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Borbon Co., KS, USA, Wife is buried there; no record for him

Family

Anna Emma Shaw b. 10 Nov 1846, d. 21 Jan 1917
Marriage*Rhesa Close Houghton married Anna Emma Shaw on Sep 6, 1871 at Sandusky Co., OH, USA
Child

Seth Smith Houghton

M, #6133, b. 16 August 1845, d. before 1920
Father*George Wellington Houghton b. 17 Oct 1818, d. 17 Jul 1905
Mother*Susan Moe Close b. 22 Nov 1822, d. 26 Mar 1902

Biography

BirthAug 16, 1845OH, USA, age 14 in 1860 census; age 24 in 1870 census; age 34 in 1880 census; Aug 1845, age 54 in 1900 census; age 64 in 1910 census
MarriageSep 20, 1869Barber: Sept. 2
1870 Census1870Spencer, Medina Co., OH, USA, age 24, a farmer, personal property $800
1880 Census1880Wellington Twp, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 34, a portrait painter
1910 Census1910Oberlin, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 64, house painter
Deathbefore 1920wife is a widow

Family

Esther Josephine Boone b. 30 Jan 1850
Marriage*Seth Smith Houghton married Esther Josephine Boone on Sep 20, 1869 Barber: Sept. 2. 
Children

Cyrus Franklin Houghton

M, #6134, b. 13 March 1847, d. 23 December 1899
Father*George Wellington Houghton b. 17 Oct 1818, d. 17 Jul 1905
Mother*Susan Moe Close b. 22 Nov 1822, d. 26 Mar 1902

Biography

BirthMar 13, 1847OH, USA, age 13 in 1860 census; age 23 in 1870 census; age 33 in 1880 census
DeathDec 23, 1899Barber: Dec. 22

John Henry Houghton

M, #6135, b. 10 October 1851
Father*George Wellington Houghton b. 17 Oct 1818, d. 17 Jul 1905
Mother*Susan Moe Close b. 22 Nov 1822, d. 26 Mar 1902

Biography

BirthOct 10, 1851OH, USA, age 8 in 1860 census; age 18 in 1870 census; age 28 in 1880 census; Oct 1851, age 48 in 1900 census; age 58 in 1910 census; age 68 in 1920 census
MarriageNov 21, 1875Ashland Co., OH, USA
1880 Census1880Spencer Twp, Medina Co., OH, USA, and 2 servants
1900 Census1900Akron, Summit Co., OH, USA, age 48, a carpenter
1910 Census1910Troy, Ashland Co., OH, USA, age 58, farmer
1920 Census1920Troy, Ashland Co., OH, USA, age 68, farmer

Family

Mary Etta Barnes b. 30 Apr 1853
Marriage*John Henry Houghton married Mary Etta Barnes on Nov 21, 1875 at Ashland Co., OH, USA
Children

Mary Imogene Houghton

F, #6136, b. 3 March 1857
Father*George Wellington Houghton b. 17 Oct 1818, d. 17 Jul 1905
Mother*Susan Moe Close b. 22 Nov 1822, d. 26 Mar 1902

Biography

BirthMar 3, 1857OH, USA, age 3 in 1860 census; age 13 in 1870 census; age 23 in 1880 census
MarriageJun 28, 1881

Family

Rev. Darius Lyman Edwards b. 16 Nov 1855
Marriage*Mary Imogene Houghton married Rev. Darius Lyman Edwards on Jun 28, 1881. 
Children

Anna Emma Shaw

F, #6137, b. 10 November 1846, d. 21 January 1917

Biography

BirthNov 10, 1846NY, USA, Fremont, OH also; age 32 , NY, in 1880 census; Oct. 1846, NY, age 53 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census
MarriageSep 6, 1871Sandusky Co., OH, USA
1880 Census1880Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 38, a notion store
1900 Census1900Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 57, jeweler; and sister in law Flora Newton, Mar. 1852, 48, NY
1910 Census1910Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, age 67, optician, optical parlor
DeathJan 21, 1917
BurialJan 21, 1917Fort Scott National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Bourbon Co., KS, USA, Plot: 1, 0, 485-B

Family

Rhesa Close Houghton b. 10 Jul 1842
Marriage*Anna Emma Shaw married Rhesa Close Houghton, son of George Wellington Houghton and Susan Moe Close, on Sep 6, 1871 at Sandusky Co., OH, USA
Child

Esther Josephine Boone

F, #6138, b. 30 January 1850

Biography

BirthJan 30, 1850Huntington, OH, USA, age 20 in 1870 census; age 30 in 1880 census; Jan 1850, age 50 in 1900 census; age 60 in 1910 census; age 69 in 1920 census
MarriageSep 20, 1869Barber: Sept. 2
1870 Census1870Spencer, Medina Co., OH, USA, age 24, a farmer, personal property $800
1880 Census1880Wellington Twp, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 34, a portrait painter
1910 Census1910Oberlin, Lorain Co., OH, USA, age 64, house painter
1920 Census1920Painesville, Lake Co., OH, USA, age 70, widow; and 2 boarders; 2nd enumeration

Family

Seth Smith Houghton b. 16 Aug 1845, d. b 1920
Marriage*Esther Josephine Boone married Seth Smith Houghton, son of George Wellington Houghton and Susan Moe Close, on Sep 20, 1869 Barber: Sept. 2. 
Children

Mary Etta Barnes

F, #6139, b. 30 April 1853

Biography

BirthApr 30, 1853OH, USA, age 27 in 1880 census; Apr 1853, age 47 in 1900 census; age 57 in 1910 census; age 66 in 1920 census
MarriageNov 21, 1875Ashland Co., OH, USA
1880 Census1880Spencer Twp, Medina Co., OH, USA, and 2 servants
1900 Census1900Akron, Summit Co., OH, USA, age 48, a carpenter
1920 Census1920Troy, Ashland Co., OH, USA, age 68, farmer

Family

John Henry Houghton b. 10 Oct 1851
Marriage*Mary Etta Barnes married John Henry Houghton, son of George Wellington Houghton and Susan Moe Close, on Nov 21, 1875 at Ashland Co., OH, USA
Children

Rev. Darius Lyman Edwards

M, #6140, b. 16 November 1855

Biography

BirthNov 16, 1855Huntington, OH, USA
MarriageJun 28, 1881

Family

Mary Imogene Houghton b. 3 Mar 1857
Marriage*Rev. Darius Lyman Edwards married Mary Imogene Houghton, daughter of George Wellington Houghton and Susan Moe Close, on Jun 28, 1881. 
Children

Mary Jane Houghton

F, #6141, b. 6 May 1845, d. 11 June 1875
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthMay 6, 1845OH, USA, age 5, OH, in 1850 census; age 15 in 1860 census;
MarriageAug 2, 1863
DeathJun 11, 1875Ransom, MI, USA, JWH: Jun 11 1865

Family

Charles Franklin Fitzgerald b. 27 Aug 1844
Marriage*Mary Jane Houghton married Charles Franklin Fitzgerald on Aug 2, 1863. 
Children

Lydia Lucretia Houghton

F, #6142, b. 31 March 1848, d. 11 December 1901
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthMar 31, 1848Spencer, OH, USA, age 2, OH, in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census
MarriageMar 31, 1870
DeathDec 11, 1901Blissfield, MI, USA, JWH: Nov 1901

Family

Ambrose David Hawes b. 21 Sep 1844
Marriage*Lydia Lucretia Houghton married Ambrose David Hawes on Mar 31, 1870. 
Children

Harriet M. Houghton

F, #6143, b. 4 April 1856, d. 9 October 1894
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthApr 4, 1856MI, USA, age 4 in 1860 census
MarriageJan 1, 1876w/2; husband of eldest sister
DeathOct 9, 1894

Family

Charles Franklin Fitzgerald b. 27 Aug 1844
Marriage*Harriet M. Houghton married Charles Franklin Fitzgerald on Jan 1, 1876 w/2; husband of eldest sister. 
Children

Ann Eliza Houghton

F, #6144, b. 5 August 1858, d. 9 March 1871
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthAug 5, 1858MI, USA, age 1 in 1860 census; age 11 in 1870 census
DeathMar 9, 1871

Ackley H. Houghton

M, #6145, b. 8 June 1850
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthJun 8, 1850OH, USA, age 1 in 1850 census; age 10 in 1860 census; age 30 in 1880 census; Jun 1850, age 49 in 1900 census
1880 Census1880Mill Bayou, Arkansas Co., AR, USA, age 30, farming; next door to brother John
MarriageApr 3, 1892
1900 Census1900Mill Bayou, Arkansas Co., AR, USA, age 49, farmer

Family

Alice Hillwell b. 8 Jul 1868
Marriage*Ackley H. Houghton married Alice Hillwell on Apr 3, 1892. 
Children

John Asa Houghton

M, #6146, b. 3 August 1853
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthAug 3, 1853OH, USA, age 7 in 1860 census; age 26 in 1880 census; Aug 1853, age 46 in 1900 census; age 57 in 1910 census; age 76 in 1930 census; Barber: 3 Sep
MarriageFeb 11, 1880age 26 and 23, first marriages; JWH: 18 Nov
1900 Census1900Mill Bayou, Arkansas Co., AR, USA, age 46, farmer; next door to brother Ackley; 3 children born, 3 living
1910 Census1910Mill Bayou, Arkansas Co., AR, USA, age 57, farmer; and Edgar Hawes, 24, MI, nephew

Family

Phebe Malvina Stark b. Jul 1856
Marriage*John Asa Houghton married Phebe Malvina Stark on Feb 11, 1880 age 26 and 23, first marriages; JWH: 18 Nov. 
Children

Ella J. Houghton

F, #6147, b. 19 August 1861
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthAug 19, 1861Barber: Aug or Sep 19
MarriageMar 7, 1881

Family

William A. Purdy b. 9 Sep 1859
Marriage*Ella J. Houghton married William A. Purdy on Mar 7, 1881. 

Edwin W. Houghton

M, #6148, b. 30 April 1864, d. 18 September 1901
Father*Asa Willard Houghton b. 12 May 1820, d. 23 May 1865
Mother*Ann Knowlton b. 16 Jan 1823, d. 9 Feb 1865

Biography

BirthApr 30, 1864MI, USA, Apr 1865, age 35 in 1900 census
MarriageNov 24, 1886mar 12 years in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Webster, Hitchcock Co., NE, USA, age 35, farmer
DeathSep 18, 1901Stratton, NE, USA, JWH: Oct.

Family

Eva J. Keagle b. Dec 1867
Marriage*Edwin W. Houghton married Eva J. Keagle on Nov 24, 1886 mar 12 years in 1900 census. 
Child

Charles Franklin Fitzgerald

M, #6149, b. 27 August 1844

Biography

BirthAug 27, 1844
MarriageAug 2, 1863
MarriageJan 1, 1876w/2; husband of eldest sister

Family 1

Mary Jane Houghton b. 6 May 1845, d. 11 Jun 1875
Marriage*Charles Franklin Fitzgerald married Mary Jane Houghton, daughter of Asa Willard Houghton and Ann Knowlton, on Aug 2, 1863. 
Children

Family 2

Harriet M. Houghton b. 4 Apr 1856, d. 9 Oct 1894
Marriage*Charles Franklin Fitzgerald married Harriet M. Houghton, daughter of Asa Willard Houghton and Ann Knowlton, on Jan 1, 1876 w/2; husband of eldest sister. 
Children

Ambrose David Hawes

M, #6150, b. 21 September 1844

Biography

BirthSep 21, 1844
MarriageMar 31, 1870

Family

Lydia Lucretia Houghton b. 31 Mar 1848, d. 11 Dec 1901
Marriage*Ambrose David Hawes married Lydia Lucretia Houghton, daughter of Asa Willard Houghton and Ann Knowlton, on Mar 31, 1870. 
Children