Margaret Haughton1

F, #45571, b. June 1899

Family: Frank Tabor b. c 1894

  • Marriage: Margaret Haughton married Frank Tabor.1
  • Divorce*: Margaret Haughton and Frank Tabor were divorced.

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BirthJun, 1899CA, USA, age 11/12 in 1900 census; age 10 in 1910 census; age 20 in 1920 census2,3
Divorce

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 97, E.D. 98, Sh. 8, Ln. 91.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 28, E.D. 41?, Sh. 11, Ln. 39.
  3. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco Assembly District 37, San Francisco, California; Roll: T624_98; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0153; FHL microfilm: 1374111.

Susan Adella Richardson1

F, #45572, b. March 1864, d. 23 August 1902

Family: Joseph John Houghton b. 30 Apr 1862, d. 26 Sep 1934

Biography

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BirthMar, 1864Harrison Co., MO, USA, Mar 1864, age 36 in 1900 census2,3,1
MarriageNov 25, 1884Ranchila, San Luis Obispo Co., CA, USA, mar 16 years in 1900 census2,1
1900 Census1900Supervisory Dist. 1, Contra Costa Co., CA, USA, age 38, farmer; 7 children born, 5 living2,4
DeathAug 23, 1902Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA1
ParentsDGeorge W. Richardson born Jun 1832 in KY, and Susan born 25 Dec 1834 in IA.1

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Milton Dudley Houghton, May 20, 2008.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 4, E.D. 401?, Sh. 18, Ln. 10.
  3. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Supervisors District 1, Contra Costa, California; Roll: T623 84; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 407; line 10, dwl 327-336.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Supervisors District 1, Contra Costa Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 407; Sheet 18A; line 10, dwl 327-336.
  5. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.

Chester Elmo Houghton1,2,3

M, #45573, b. 12 February 1890, d. 20 May 1973

Family: Ada Maye Tucker b. 8 Aug 1913, d. 1 Nov 1971

Biography

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BirthFeb 12, 1890San Luis Obispo, CA, USA, Feb 1890, age 10 in 1900 census; age 20 in 1910 census; age 40 in 1930 census1,2,3,4
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Yucca, Mohave Co., AZ, USA, age 29, mill wright, Yucca Tungstin Mining5
1920 Census1920Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 29, single, electrician, engineering co.6
1930 Census1930Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 40, a builder; and stepbrother John7
MarriageOct 14, 1933Los Angeles, CA, USA
1940 Census1940Veterans Administration Facility, Hollywood, CA, USA, age 50, single, educ 8th grade8
SSN564-80-1183
DeathMay 20, 1973Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 832
Grandchild

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 4, E.D. 401?, Sh. 18, Ln. 10.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  3. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Supervisors District 1, Contra Costa, California; Roll: T623 84; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 407; line 10, dwl 327-336.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1522646.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles Assembly District 64, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_108; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 212; line 58, dwl 609-15-63.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 136 ; Enumeration District: 102; page 177, sheet 23A, line 4, dwl 1279-382-377.
  8. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California; Roll: m-t0627-00222; Page: 41A; Enumeration District: 19-51.

Cyril Calvin Houghton1,2

M, #45574, b. 2 May 1892, d. 21 September 1982

Family: Eleanora Deiter b. 20 Aug 1904, d. 15 Jan 1992

Biography

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BirthMay 2, 1892San Miguel, San Luis Obispo Co., CA, USA, age 8 in 1900 census; age 18 in 1910 census; age 27 in 1920 census; age 48 in 1940 census1,3,2
Mil. Enls1917Westwood, Lassen Co., CA, USA, US Army; artillery
Mil. Draft1917
Marriage19234
Occupation1933Susanville, CA, USA, Cy's dairy
1940 Census1940Honey Lake, Lassen Co., CA, USA, age 48, dairy owner, dairyman5
Mil. Draft1942Susanville, Lassen Co., CA, USA, age 49, self employed2
Residence1942Susanville, Lassen Co., CA, USA2
1950 US Census1950Susanville, Lassen Co., CA, USA, age 56, elementary school maintenance
Residence1982Janesville, Lassen Co., CA, USA
DeathSep 21, 1982Reno, NV, USA4
ObituarySep 29, 1982Susanville, CA, USA, Cyril C. Houghton, Sr., of Janesville passed away in a Reno Hospital on Sept. 22, 1982 at the age of 90. Cyril was born in San Miguel, CA. on May 2, 1892 to Joseph Houghton and Adela Richardson, both deceased. Cyril moved to Lassen County in 1909 and was among the first oluntccrs for World War I from Westwood. He served in the 4th Div. 13th Field Artillery, Battery B in France. He worked for the Walkers Red River Lumber Co. for several years, he owned Cy’s Dairy from 1934 to 1942 which was located in Susanville, and in 1942 he went to work at Sierra Army Depot till 1957 when he retired. Cyril was married to Eleanor Dieter and had lived the past 20 years in Buntingville. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Survivors are: Wife, Eleanor of Janesville; Sons, Alvin of Mission Viego, Cyril C. Jr. and Daniel of Paradise. Daughters, Carrie Golden of Janesville, Lorraine Foster of Long Beach and Verna Osborn of Greenville; Brothers, John Houghton of Redwood City and Lloyd Bradhoff of San Leandro. Twelve grandchildren and ten Great grandchildren. Services were held last Monday at St. Pauls Lutheran Church with burial in the Janesville Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Lucero-Carlson Colonial Mortuary, Inc. Those who wish may contribute to the Linda Lovejoy Memorial, In care of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or Favorite Charily.
Burial1982Janesville, Lassen Co., CA, USA4

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 4, E.D. 401?, Sh. 18, Ln. 10.
  2. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; ; State Headquarters: California.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Fresno Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 23, E.D. 75, Sh. 9, Ln. 52.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Ron Golden, Nov. 27, 2011.
  5. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Honey Lake, Lassen, California; Roll: T627_218; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 18-5A; line 17, dwl 318.
  6. [S415] E-mail from Milton Dudley Houghton, May 20, 2008.

Lawrence Edgar Houghton1

M, #45575, b. 29 January 1894, d. 29 October 1977

Family 1: Erma McKenney b. c 1899

Family 2: Louise Davis b. 1900, d. 1971

  • Marriage: Lawrence Edgar Houghton married Louise Davis on circa 1921 age 26 and 20.5

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BirthJan 29, 1894Monterey Co., CA, USA, Jan 1894, age 6 in 1900 census; ag 16 in 1910 census; age 35 in 1930 census; age 45 in 1940 census2
Mil. Draft1917Lassen Co., CA, USA, age 23, farming
Marriage
Residence1920San Francisco, CA, USA, a packer
1940 Census1940San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 45, own business, operates a service station3
SSN558-18-0148
1950 US Census1950San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 56, gas station proprietor
DeathOct 29, 1977Walnut Creek, Contra Costa Co., CA, USA, age 832
BurialAlta Mesa Memorial Park, Palo Alto, CA, USA

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 4, E.D. 401?, Sh. 18, Ln. 10.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Roll: T627_313; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 38-405; line 33, dwl 1447.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 121, E.D.198, Sh. 18, Ln. 29.
  5. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lemoore, Kings Co., California; Roll: 122; Enumeration District: 10; page 250, sheet 2A, line 34, dwl 39-39.

Carrie Houghton1

F, #45576, b. March 1896

Biography

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BirthMar, 1896CA, USA, age 4 in 1900 census; age 13 in 1910 census1
DeathCarrie died in her early 20’s without any children.2

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 4, E.D. 401?, Sh. 18, Ln. 10.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Milton Dudley Houghton, May 20, 2008.

Joseph Richardson Houghton1

M, #45577, b. August 1844, d. 9 January 1921

Biography

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BirthAug, 1844MA, USA, age 16 in 1860 census; age 18 in 1861 enlistment; age 45 in 1880 census; age 55 in 1900 census; age 63 in 1910 census; age 74 in 1920 census3
Occupation1861Westminster, MA, USA, a clerk1
Mil. EnlsJul 12, 1861Westminster, MA, USA, in the Union Army in the Civil War, Comp. B, 15th Mass Infantry, a private, age 16 years, 11 months and 6 days old; Joseph R. Houghton-Pvt-Westminster-18y-clerk; E+M-7/12/61; discharged, 11/13/62 to enlist in U.S. Army; On 2 Nov 1862 Joseph and Henry Augustus Putnam, and James O. Howard mustered out of the 15th Massachusetts to reenlist in Battery I of the 1st U. S. Light Artillery, Rickett's Battery, with friends, according to the History of Clinton, Massachusetts. Starting 14 Nov 1862, Joseph also served in the Battery I, 1st U. S. Light Artillery (Regular Army). He ended his service by discharge on 12 Jul 1864.3,1,4
1880 Census1880Chico, Butte Co., CA, USA, age 35, a farmer; enumerated as the head. There are 15 other single men from all over, enumerated as laborers, and three Chinese cooks.5
Note1893In 1893, Joseph was included in the "History of Westminster", p. 408, as follows:
"Houghton, Joseph R., s. of Elbridge and Emily, b. Stowe, Aug. 6, 1844; farmer, unm. Enl. for 3 years July 12 1861, in Co. B., 15th Regt. Captured at Ball's Bluff and held prisoner 4 mos. Nov. 12, 1862 he was transferred to Co. I, 1st Art. and Nov. 13th was discharged to join the regular army. Serving his full time, he was must. out July 28, 1864."
1900 Census1900San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 55, farmer; boarder at the Lick House Hotel6,7
1910 Census1910Chico, Butte Co., CA, USA, age 63, single, own income8,9
PensionInxOct 29, 1914as invalid
AssociationChico Lodge, No.111; F. and A. M., & B.P.O. Elks Lodge, No. 423
1920 Census1920Chico, Butte Co., CA, USA, age 74, none10,11
DeathJan 9, 1921San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA
BurialCyprus Lawn Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo Co., CA, USA, after cremation

Citations

  1. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, American Civil War Soldiers database, Oct. 1, 2001.
  2. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Westminster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts; Microfilm: M653; Page: 44, line 40, dwl 360-393.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , CivilWarData.Com, Civil War Research and Genealogy Database, Nov. 2001.
  4. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Civil War Service Records, Oct. 1, 2001.
  5. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Chico, Butte, California; Roll: T9_63; Family History Film: 1254063; Page: 167A; Enumeration District: 2; sheet 17, line 31, dwl 160-160.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 36, E.D. 298, Sh. 8, Ln. 58.
  7. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 298a; Sheet 8B; line 58.
  8. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Chico, Butte Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 17, E.D. 5, Sh. 3.
  9. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Chico Ward 2, Butte, California; Roll: T624_73; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 5; line 17, dwl 420-103-103.
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Chico, Butte Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 15, E.D. 9, Sh. 9, Ln. 63.
  11. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Chico, Butte, California; Roll: T625_94; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 9;
    line 63, dwl 4432-175-210.

Lake William Houghton1,2,3,4

M, #45578, b. 25 April 1858, d. 7 November 1938

Family 1: Julia Elizabeth Borden b. 20 Feb 1862, d. 13 Mar 1893

Family 2: Virginia Brooks b. 10 Apr 1864, d. 23 Dec 1964

  • Marriage*: Lake William Houghton married Virginia Brooks on circa 1894 mar 6 years in 1900 census.3

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BirthApr 25, 1858Hopkins Co., TX, USA, age 2 in 1860 census; age 12 in 1870 census; age 22 in 1880 census; Apr. 1858, age 42 in 1900 census; age 57 in 1910 census; age 61 in 1920 census; CA Pioneers: 18681,5,6,7
MarriageJul 15, 1880Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, he age 226,5,1
Marriagecirca 1894mar 6 years in 1900 census3
1900 Census1900Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 32, farmer; also a servant, William Pomeroy, Jan. 1879, age 21, TX5,8
1910 Census1910Los Nietos, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 57, retired; and brother? Harley A. J. Travis, 34, KY and Mattie Travis, his wife, 29, KY1,9
1920 CensusJan, 1920Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 61, rancher; and Stella's mother in law Nancy Kirkendall, 75, KY4
1930 Census1930Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 71, a farmer10
DeathNov 7, 1938Rivera, CA, USA, Whittier, CA also given6,3,11
BurialRose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA12
BiographyLake William Houghton was almost 10 years old when his father James died and his mother brought him and his siblings (along with his Houghton Grandparents) from Sulphur Bluff, Texas by 40 wagon caravan to California. His 1st wife Julia died shortly after giving birth to twin daughters Ella and Stella and he went "back east" in search of a 2nd wife to take care of his 5 (living) children. He was a farmer and a land owner. He was educated at and became a trustee of the Little Lake School of Norwalk, CA.6

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  2. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 245.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Trudi Kerkmeyer, Sept. 11, 2000, containing descendancy data of William Lake Houghton.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Whittier, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_120; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 630; line 72, dwl 272-281.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  6. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.
  7. [S992] Bible Record, of William Lake Houghton, in possession of Ruth Ball; copy sent by Trudi Kerkmeyer, Sept. 18, 2000.
  8. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Downey, Los Angeles Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 104; Sheet 18A; line 46, dwl 406-407.
  9. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Los Nietos, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T624_85; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 282; line 26, dwl 168-168.
  10. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Whittier, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 175 ; Enumeration District: 1556; sheet 3B; line 74, dwl 252-82-82.
  11. [S415] E-mail from Leah (Houghton) Grantham, Aug 19, 2009.
  12. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Julia Elizabeth Borden1,2,3

F, #45579, b. 20 February 1862, d. 13 March 1893

Family: Lake William Houghton b. 25 Apr 1858, d. 7 Nov 1938

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BirthFeb 20, 1862AR, USA, 1930 census of son Roy and William give Arkansas, as does 1920 of son Roy3
MarriageJul 15, 1880Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, he age 221,4,5
DeathMar 13, 1893Downey, CA, USA, Julia died less than 2 months after the birth of her twin daughters Ella and Stella. Leah (Houghton) Grantham: 13 mar 19382,3,6
BurialLittle Lake Cemetery, Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA6
ParentsDArchibald Borden 1824-1914 & Sarah Caroline Rogers 1821-18806

Citations

  1. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Trudi Kerkmeyer, Sept. 11, 2000, containing descendancy data of William Lake Houghton.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Leah (Houghton) Grantham, Aug 19, 2009.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  6. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

William Lake Houghton1,2,3

M, #45580, b. 1 October 1889, d. 7 April 1976

Family: Rae Gretchen White b. 26 Aug 1892, d. 23 Apr 1972

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BirthOct 1, 1889Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, Aug. 1889, age 10 in 1900 census; age 20 in 1910 census; age 30 in 1920 census; age 40 in 1930 census; age 50 in 1940 census1,4,5,6
MarriageJun 27, 1912Chino, CA, USA, age 22 and 193,7
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Norwalk, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 27; dairy farmer at Santa Fe Springs6
1930 Census1930Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 40, a citrus grove farmer7
1940 Census1940Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 50, orange & dairy farm, manager & owner8
SSN550-07-6323
1950 US Census1950Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 60, farmer; next door to son William L.
Residencebetween 1950 and 1975Layton, Fresno Co., CA, USA9
Photographl-rt Robert Leland Houghton, Martha J Houghton Terrell, William Lake Houghton II sitting: William Lake Houghton I
DeathApr 7, 1976Bell Gardens, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 86; also Layton, Fresno, CA3,5
ObituaryApr 9, 1976Hanford, CA, USA, William Lake Houghton, 86, died Wednesday in Bell Gardens. A native of Downey, he was the son of pioneer parents l.ake William and Julia Borden Houghton He and Rae White were married in 1920, and made their first home in Santa Ke Springs. Survivors include a daughter, Martha J. Terrell of Wellington. Ncv; two sons, Robert L and William Houghton, both of Laton; 10 grandchildren, 19 greatgrandchildren; two sisters, Stella H. Gilman of Fresno and Ella H. Dickerson of Imlay, Ncv; numerous nieces and nephews,
He moved to Laton in 1950 and lived there until 1975 when he moved to Bell Gardens. While here he established and developed a ranch which now is operated by his sons.
He was a member of Our I,ady of Fatima Church in Laton. He was a founding member of the Laton Co-Op Gin. A Mass of the Resurrection will be said at 10 a m Saturday at St. Marcellinus Church at 2349 Strong Ave., City of Commerce. Burial will be at Rose Hill Memorial Park in Whittier.

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 60, E.D. 494, Sh. 8, Ln. 69.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Trudi Kerkmeyer, Sept. 11, 2000, containing descendancy data of William Lake Houghton.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  5. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  6. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1531195.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Whittier, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 175 ; Enumeration District: 1553; page 194, sheet 14A; line 30, dwl 279-281.
  8. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Whittier, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T627_259; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 19-833; line 46, dwl 467.
  9. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.

Ella Houghton1,2

F, #45581, b. 27 January 1892, d. 15 November 1996

Family: Willard L. D. Dickerson

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BirthJan 27, 1892Downey, CA, USA, Jan 1892, age 8 in 1900 census; age 18 in 1910 census1,3,4
SSN558-06-2964
MarriageOct 30, 1915Los Angeles Co., CA, USA2,4
ResidenceOct 30, 1915Norwalk, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA2,3
DeathNov 15, 1996Fresno Co., CA, USA4

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  2. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.

Stella Houghton1,2

F, #45582, b. 27 January 1892, d. 6 June 1996

Family: Herbert C. Gilman b. c 1889

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BirthJan 27, 1892CA, USA, Jan. 1892, age 8 in 1900 census; age 18 in 1910 census; age 27 in 1920 census1,3,4,5
MarriageDec 1, 1916Los Angeles Co., CA, USA2
ResidenceWhittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA2
SSN566-70-0752
Living1972La Habra, CA, USA
DeathJun 6, 1996Fresno Co., CA, USA4

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  2. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Whittier, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_120; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 630; line 72, dwl 272-281.

Nancy Elizabeth Houghton1

F, #45583, b. 21 March 1896, d. 9 October 1963

Family: Andre Ivan Tuedio b. 1887, d. b 1930

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BirthMar 21, 1896Studebaker, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 4 in 1900 census; age 14 in 1910 census; age 23 in 1920 census2,3
Graduation1918Pomona College, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA
Marriagecirca 19214
ResidenceSouth Pasadina, CA, USA4
1930 Census1930Pasadina, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, Nan H. Tuedio, 34, child hostess hotel, widow, Jimmy Tuedio, 7, boarder.
1940 Census1940Whittier, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, Nan H. Tuedio, widow, own income, James, 17, son. Owns home worth $5,500 on Lexington Gallatin Road, 4 years of college, son in last year of high school .
DeathOct 9, 1963Los Angeles Co., CA, USA

Citations

  1. [S36] Letter, from Trudi Kerkmeyer, Sept. 11, 2000, containing descendancy data of William Lake Houghton.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 15, E.D. 149?, Sh. 18, Ln. 46.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 53, E.D. 282, Sh. 168.
  4. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 246.

Elizabeth Houghton1

F, #45584, b. 25 March 1888

Family: George A. Glover b. 1882

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BirthMar 25, 1888CA, USA, age 12 in 1900 census; age 31 in 1920 census; age 32 in 1930 census2,3
MarriageNov, 1906he age 26, she 204,5,3
Note1920living a few houses apart
Occupation1920a private nurse for a family
1920 Census1920Marysville, Yuba Co., CA, USA6
1930 Census1930Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA, USA, age 48,5

Citations

  1. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #23, p. 93.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 51, E.D. 58, Sh. 19, Ln. 6.
  3. [S1470] Helen Hicks Kilfoy, Hicks Thurber Family Hx Addendum, p. 108.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  5. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Sacramento, California; Roll: T626_187; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 90; line 22, dwl 2476-302-302.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Marysville, Yuba Co., CA, Roll: T625_153, Page:     6B, ED: 185, line 88, dwl 152.

Mary J. Houghton1

F, #45585, b. 26 January 1848

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BirthJan 26, 1848VT, USA, age 52 in 1900 census1,2
1900 Census1900Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 52, housekeeper; widow1
ParentsDparents born in VT
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Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 12, E.D. 36, Sh. 4, Ln. 8.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 36; Sheet 4A; line 8, dwl 1047-84-87.

Catherine Dougherty1,2

F, #45586, b. 2 October 1839, d. 8 August 1909

Family: Miles Kenning Houghton b. Aug 1840, d. 10 Oct 1927

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BirthOct 2, 1839Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 29 and 30 in 1870 census; age 40 in 1880 census; Nov 1839, age 60 in 1900 census1,3,4
Marriage1
1870 CensusJun 20, 18707th Ward, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 38, boot fitter, personal property $3003,5
1880 CensusJun 14, 1880San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 39, leather tending business6,7
1900 Census1900Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA1
DeathAug 8, 1909Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA, 69 years 9 months and 6 days; Calif Death Index #191424
ObituaryAug 10, 1909San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, Obituary in San Francisco Examiner

Houghton - In Oakland, August 8, Catherine, beloved wife of M.K. Houghton, loving mother of George, Anna and Emma Houghton and Mrs. Kate Horner and sister of the late Mrs. Anna C. Bourne, a native of Philadelphia, aged 69 years 9 months and 6 days. Philadelphia papers please copy.

Funeral will leave residence 658 Seventh St. tomorrow (Wednesday) at 9:15 o'clock a.m. Mass at 9:30 o'clock at St. Mary's Church Eighth and Jefferson Streets. Interment, St. Mary's Cemetery.4
BurialAug 11, 1909St. Mary's Cemetery
ParentsDparents born in Ireland
BiographyCatherine's sister Anna marries Richard Bourne in 1870 in San Francisco and the two men have a business that makes shoes for many years. For several years the two families either live together or in the same building.4

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 5, E.D. 324, Sh. 4, Ln. 36.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Suzanne Galloway, Jul 24, 2006.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1870 Soundex, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, Box 81, p. 196, Ln. 15, dwl 394 - 493.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Suzanne Galloway, Jul 28, 2006.
  5. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco Ward 7, San Francisco, California; Roll: M593_81; Page: 196; line 15, dwl 394-493.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, Reel 13, Vol. 12, ED. 178, Sh. 33, Ln. 15.
  7. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, Reel 13, Vol. 12, ED. 178, Sh. 33, Ln. 15, dwl 247-276.

Annie E. Houghton1

F, #45587, b. 29 July 1866, d. 19 July 1943

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BirthJul 29, 1866Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 3 and 4 in 1870 census; age 13 in 1880 census; Jul 1870, age 29 in 1900 census; age 40 in 1910 census; age 46 in 1920 census; age 55 in 1930 census; age 73 in 1940 census2,3,4
Occupation1910suit house fitter
1930 Census1930Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA, with Emma E. Fitzgerald, sister, age 45, CA; all 3, Father born in Eng, M in PA3
1940 Census1940Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA, age 62, divorced, apartments manager5
DeathJul 19, 1943Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 762

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 5, E.D. 324, Sh. 4, Ln. 36.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Berkeley, Alameda Co., CA, Roll 101, ED 10, page 276, sheet 21 A, ln 10, dwl 662.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Suzanne Galloway, Jul 28, 2006.
  5. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: T627_443; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 61-102; line 69, dwl 662.

Emma Elizabeth Houghton1

F, #45588, b. 14 February 1878, d. 15 February 1953

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BirthFeb 14, 1878San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 2 in 1880 census; Jul 1879, age 20 in 1900 census; age 30 in 1910 census; age 35 in 1920 census; age 45 in 1930 census; age 62 in 1940 census1
Divorcebefore 1930
1940 Census1940Oakland, Alameda Co., CA, USA, age 62, divorced, apartments manager3
DeathFeb 15, 1953Alameda Co., CA, USA1

Citations

  1. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 5, E.D. 324, Sh. 4, Ln. 36.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Oakland, Alameda, California; Roll: T627_443; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 61-102; line 69, dwl 662.

Oscar William Houghton1,2,3,4,5

M, #45589, b. 10 December 1872, d. 22 April 1945

Family: Nannie Virginia Flournoy b. 4 Nov 1876, d. 21 May 1960

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BirthDec 10, 187212 miles west of, Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 7 in 1880 census; Dec 1872, age 27 in 1900 census; age 37 in 1910 census; age 47 in 1920 census; age 58 in 1930 census7,8,2,6,5
MarriageAug, 1894Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 21 and 17; age 15 in 1910 census8,9,2,5,10
1900 Census1900Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 278,11
1910 Census1910Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 37, farm overseer; next door to father9,12
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Red Bluff, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 45, stock raising and farming13
1920 Census1920Paskenta, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 47, farmer; a servant, and 3 boarders1,14
1930 Census1930Flourney, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 57, a stock rancher15,16
1940 Census1940Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 67, retired stock farmer17
DeathApr 22, 1945Richfield, Trinity Co., CA, USA, age 72, at the home of his daughter Mrs. O. E. Sutfin2,6,5,10
ObituaryApr 23, 1945Page 2, Corning Observer, Monday, 23 April 1945:

Death Claims O.W. Houghton Last Evening

Death claimed Oscar William Houghton, 72, widely known sheepman at 8:00 p.m. last night at the home of his daughter Mrs. O. E. Sutfin at Richfield, following an illness of several months.
Mr. Houghton was the eldest son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Francis Houghton, pioneer settlers of Tehama county. He was born December 10, 1872, on the Houghton ranch, 12 miles west of Corning, where he spent his entire life.
The last of three brothers widely known throughout Northern California, Mr. Houghton was preceded in death by Anson Miller Houghton and Ray Francis Houghton. A sister, Mrs. Bertha Shults is the last member of the family of four who engaged in the wool industry.
He was united in marriage to Miss Nannie Flournoy in August 1894 and to this union eight children were born four sons and four daughters. A son, Ornan [Ornon] Houghton, passed away several years ago.
Mr. Houghton was a member of the Newville Lodge, F. & A. M., which later consolidated with the Corning lodge, Olivet Chapter, No. 205. He was past master of Olivet Lodge and a member of Mystic Star Chapter Order of Eastern Star.
Surviving relatives are his wife, Mrs. Nannie Houghton of Corning; four daughters, Mrs. O.E. Sutfin of Richfield; Mrs. T. R. Gillett of Crockett, Mrs. Kenneth Reed of Williams and Mrs. Herbert F. Gabriel of Corning; three sons, J. W. Houghton and Clyde Houghton of Corning, and A. J. Houghton of Lebec; twelve grandchildren, Mrs. Charlotte Wolf, Omar Leslie Sutfin, Roy Sutfin, Dorothy Houghton, Frank Houghton, and Billy Ray Houghton all of Corning; Mrs. George Smith of Willows; Janet and Tommy Gillett of Crockett; Robert Houghton in the United States Army; Dolores and Betty Jean Reed of Williams; five great-grandchildren: Charlene and Leslie Arden Sutfin, Sammy and Loretta Faye Sutfin all of Corning and Sharon Smith of Willows; and one sister, Mrs. Bertha Shultz of Corning.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 23, at 2:00 p.m. at the Corning Presbyterian church. Interment will be at the Newville cemetery.10
BurialNewville Cemetery, Newville, Glenn Co., CA, USA, Plot: Houghton/Shults Plot in center of cemetery
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Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Tehama Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 127, E.D. 142, Sh. 2, Ln. 85.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Robert Lee Houghton, Aug. 22, 2000.
  3. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #38, p. 431.
  4. [S960] Native Daughters of the Golden West, Index to the Roster of California Pioneers, #47, p. 389.
  5. [S415] E-mail from Elaine Houghton Fontana, Apr 4, 2002.
  6. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  7. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Paskenta Twp, Tehama, CA, Reel 13, Vol. 16, ED. 146, Sh. 13, Ln. 1.
  8. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 46, E.D. 187?, Sh. 4, Ln. 97.
  9. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Tehama Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 118, E.D. 124, Sh. 31.
  10. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  11. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 180; Sheet 4B; line 97, dwl 86-86.
  12. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama, California; Roll: T624_108; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 124; line 37, dwl 30-31.
  13. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1544429.
  14. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Paskenta, Tehama, California; Roll: T625_150; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 142; line 85, dwl 42-42.
  15. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Flourney, Tehama Co., CA, ln 29, dwl 36-37, ED 52-78 SD 2 , p. 3A.
  16. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Flourney, Tehama Co., California; Roll: T626_224; Enumeration District: 8; page 46, sheet 3A, line 29, dwl 36-37.
  17. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama, California; Roll: T627_355; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 52-7; line 80, dwl 27.

Nannie Virginia Flournoy1,2,3

F, #45590, b. 4 November 1876, d. 21 May 1960

Family: Oscar William Houghton b. 10 Dec 1872, d. 22 Apr 1945

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BirthNov 4, 1876Flournoy, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 23 in 1900 census; age 33 in 1910 census; age 43 in 1920 census; age 53 in 1930 census; age 63 in 1940 census4,1,5,2
MarriageAug, 1894Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 21 and 17; age 15 in 1910 census4,6,1,2,7
1900 Census1900Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 274,8
1930 Census1930Flourney, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 57, a stock rancher9,10
1940 Census1940Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 67, retired stock farmer11
1950 US Census1950Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 31, rancher
DeathMay 21, 1960Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 83; Robert Houghton, Fontana: Apr. 19451,5,2
BurialNewville Cemetery, Newville, Tehama Co., CA, USA1,2
ParentsDGeorge H. Flourney and Nannie Martin, both b. VA per 1920 census; 1900 Census: father born in CA, mother born in VA1,2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Robert Lee Houghton, Aug. 22, 2000.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Elaine Houghton Fontana, Apr 4, 2002.
  3. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1544429.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 46, E.D. 187?, Sh. 4, Ln. 97.
  5. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Tehama Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 118, E.D. 124, Sh. 31.
  7. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  8. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 180; Sheet 4B; line 97, dwl 86-86.
  9. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Flourney, Tehama Co., CA, ln 29, dwl 36-37, ED 52-78 SD 2 , p. 3A.
  10. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Flourney, Tehama Co., California; Roll: T626_224; Enumeration District: 8; page 46, sheet 3A, line 29, dwl 36-37.
  11. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama, California; Roll: T627_355; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 52-7; line 80, dwl 27.
  12. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Tehama Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 127, E.D. 142, Sh. 2, Ln. 85.
  13. [S1326] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, online Ancestry. Com, Birthdate: 27 Oct 1919; Birth County: Tehama.
  14. [S1326] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, online Ancestry. Com, Birthdate: 20 Nov 1921; Birth County: Tehama.

Grace F. Houghton1,2,3

F, #45591, b. 25 November 1894, d. 13 May 1979

Family: Omer E. Sutfin b. 8 Mar 1891, d. 2 Nov 1949

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BirthNov 25, 1894Corning, Tahama Co., CA, USA, Nov 1894, age 5 in 1900 census; age 15 in 1910 census1,4,3
Marriage19153
Living1945Richfield, CA, USA
DeathMay 13, 19794,3

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 46, E.D. 187?, Sh. 4, Ln. 97.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Tehama Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 118, E.D. 124, Sh. 31.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Elaine Houghton Fontana, Apr 4, 2002.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Robert Lee Houghton, Aug. 22, 2000.

Roy Houghton1

M, #45592, b. April 1896

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BirthApr, 1896Corning, Tahama Co., CA, USA, age 4 in 1900 census1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 46, E.D. 187?, Sh. 4, Ln. 97.

Albert Jasper Houghton1,2

M, #45593, b. 16 July 1898, d. 31 May 1955

Family 1: Beatrice Scott b. c 1903

Family 2: Annie (?) b. c 1900

  • Marriage*: Albert Jasper Houghton married Annie (?)6

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BirthJul 16, 1898Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, Jul 1898, age 1 in 1900 census; age 11 in 1910 census; age 21 in 1920 census; age 31 in 1930 census3,1,2,4
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Red Bluff, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 20, stock raising for father O. W. Houghton5
Marriagecirca 1923Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, age 24 and 201,2
Marriage6
1930 Census1930Corning, Tehama Co., CA, USA, Beatrice, age 52, a widow, a sheep rancher7,8
Residence1935rural, Tehama Co., CA, USA
1940 Census1940Downey, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 42, wholesale grain salesman6
DeathMay 31, 1955Newville, Glenn Co., CA, USA1,2,9
BurialNewville Cemetery, Newville, Glenn Co., CA, USA9

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Robert Lee Houghton, Aug. 22, 2000.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Elaine Houghton Fontana, Apr 4, 2002.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 46, E.D. 187?, Sh. 4, Ln. 97.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Paskenta, Tehama, California; Roll: T625_150; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 142; line 85, dwl 42-42.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1544429.
  6. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Downey, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T627_225; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 19-123; line 7, dwl 1010.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama Co., CA, p. 1B, ED 52-7, SD 2, ln, 82, dwl 25-25.
  8. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Corning, Tehama Co., California; Roll: T626_224; Enumeration District: 7; sheet 1B, line 81, dwl 25-25.
  9. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1930 US Census, Corning, Tehama Co., CA, p. 1B, ED 52-7, SD 2, ln, 82, dwl 25-25.

P. Houghton1

M, #45594, b. January 1850

Family: M. (?) b. Feb 1850

  • Marriage*: P. Houghton married M. (?) on circa 1862 mar 38 years in 1900 census.1

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BirthJan, 1850England, age 50 in 1900 census1
Marriagecirca 1862mar 38 years in 1900 census1
Immigration1870
1900 Census1900San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 50, maritime engineer; 4 children born and living1,2

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 39, E.D. 150, Sh. 5, Ln. 20.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 30; Sheet 5A; line 20, dwl 3669-87-94.

M. (?)1

F, #45595, b. February 1850

Family: P. Houghton b. Jan 1850

  • Marriage*: M. (?) married P. Houghton on circa 1862 mar 38 years in 1900 census.1

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BirthFeb, 1850England, age 50 in 1900 census1
Marriagecirca 1862mar 38 years in 1900 census1
1900 Census1900San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA, age 50, maritime engineer; 4 children born and living1,2

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 39, E.D. 150, Sh. 5, Ln. 20.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 30; Sheet 5A; line 20, dwl 3669-87-94.

R. Houghton1

M, #45596, b. May 1875

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BirthMay, 1875CA, USA, age 25 in 1900 census1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 39, E.D. 150, Sh. 5, Ln. 20.

Nellie S. Houghton1

F, #45597, b. January 1869, d. 1933

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BirthJan, 1869WI, USA, age 11 in 1880 census; age 31 in 1900 census; age 41 in 1910 census; age 50 in 1920 census1,2
1920 Census1920Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 50, none3,4
Death1933Los Angeles Co., CA, USA

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 13, E.D. 27, Sh. 1, Ln. 19.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Del Norte, Rio Grande Co., CO, Reel 3, Vol. 4, ED. 98, Sh. 6, Ln. 41.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 51, E.D. 327, Sh. 1, Ln. 16.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles Assembly District 72, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_112; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 327; line 15, dwl 1150-4-4.

Laura Lizzie Houghton1,2

F, #45598, b. 24 March 1873, d. 9 July 1952

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BirthMar 24, 1873WI, USA, age 7 in 1880 census; Mar 1873, age 27 in 1900 census; age 37 in 1910 census; age 45 in 1920 census; age 67 in 1940 census1,3,2
1920 Census1920Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 50, none3,4
Occupation1920public school teacher4
1940 Census1940Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 67, single, none5
DeathJul 9, 1952Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 792

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 13, E.D. 27, Sh. 1, Ln. 19.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 51, E.D. 327, Sh. 1, Ln. 16.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles Assembly District 72, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_112; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 327; line 15, dwl 1150-4-4.
  5. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T627_401; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 60-278; line 63, dwl 412.

William Edward Houghton1

M, #45599, b. March 1876, d. 2 March 1948

Family 1: Mary Ethel Mixer b. 15 Aug 1876, d. 22 Oct 1944

  • Marriage*: William Edward Houghton married Mary Ethel Mixer on circa 1900 mar 10 y in 1910 census.3

Family 2: Mae Brandon

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BirthMar, 1876CO, USA, age 4 in 1880 census; age 24 in 1900 census; age 33 in 1910 census; age 44 in 1920 census; age 54 in 1930 census; age 65 in 1940 census1,2
Marriagecirca 1900mar 10 y in 1910 census3
1910 Census1910Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 34, gas company accountant2,4
1920 Census1920Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 44, Los Angeles Gas and Electric company comptroller3,5
1930 Census1930San Marino, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 54, gas company vice president6
1940 Census1940San Gabriel, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 65, private gas co. vice president7
Marriage8
DeathMar 2, 1948Whitewater, WI, USA, age 718
ObituaryMar 6, 1948New York, New York Co., NY, USA, Los Angeles, March 5-- Word was received here today of the death of W. E. Houghton, former vice president, treasurer and director of the Southern California Gas Company, who retired in 1941 after forty-four years of service with the public utility company. His age was 71. He died in Whitewater, Wis., on Tuesday.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mae Brandon Houghton; two daughters, Mrs. W. F. Fuesler and Mrs. Robert S. Cleland, both of Los Angeles, and tow sons, Wm. M. and John E. Houghton, both of San Marino, Calif.

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 13, E.D. 27, Sh. 1, Ln. 19.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 40, E.D. 201, Sh. 183.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 41, E.D. 180, Sh. 13, Ln. 26.
  4. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles Assembly District 71, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T624_82; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 201; line 8, dwl 1029-163-163.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Los Angeles Assembly District 63, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T625_107; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 180; line 26, dwl 1014-296-305.
  6. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , San Marino, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 173; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 1433; line 13, dwl 1340-174-175.
  7. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California; Roll: T627_254; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 19-702; line 23, dwl 1340.
  8. [S95] Newspaper, NY Times Archives: Houghton.

Charles Peter Houghton1,2

M, #45600, b. 8 October 1880, d. 2 November 1918

Family: Mary Bradshaw b. 7 May 1881, d. 23 Apr 1965

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BirthOct 8, 1880Del Norte, CO, USA, Oct 1879, age 19 in 1900 census; age 29 in 1910 census3,2
Living1884Whitewater, WI, USA
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 37, 2nd VP, Los Angeles Gas and Electric4
DeathNov 2, 1918Los Angeles Co., CA, USA
ObituaryNov 4, 1918Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, LAST OF EARTH FOR GAS COMPANY OFFICIAL , " K PRIVATK FTJNERAI SERCES FOR C. P. HOUGHTON WILL BE CONDUCTED TODAY. ducted at 2 p.m., today, In the chapel of Rosedale Cemetery. Dr. George Funeral services for Charles ' P. Houghton, former second vice-president of the Los Angeles Gas and Electrio Corooratlon. who died Sat urday at the family residence, fol lowing a long illness, will be con Davidson, rector of St. John's Epis copal Church, of which the deceased was a mem tier, win omciate. mr. Houghton leaves a widow, Mary B., and two children, Barry, 6 years of age, and Barbara, 4. Mr. Houghton was born in uei Norte, Colo., October 8, 1880, and when about 4 years of age was tak en by his parents to Whitewater, Wis., where he was educated. The family removed to Loa Angeles in 1898 and four years after his arrival here Mr. Houghton secured a position with the Los Angeles Lighting Company, the predecessor of the Los Angeles Gaa and Electric Corporation. He rose steadily, step by step, until finally he became second vice-president, a position he held un til about one year ago, when he was compelled to resign because of 111 I health. His brother. W. B. Houghton, is now comptroller of the Los Angeles Gas and Electrio Corporation and he leaves two sisters, who also re side In Lor Angeles, Nellie S. and Laura L. Houghton. He was a mem- ( ber of the Loa Angeles Athletio , Club. In 1811 he married Miss Mary Bradshaw, daughter of Mr, and ; Mrs. Frank Bradshaw. Everything In connection with the obsequies will be carried out In strict accordance with the Instructions from the health authorities. The pall-bearera have been chosen from his associates In tbe corpora tion. They are Walter B. Cllne. William Baurhyte, Champ B. Vance, Charles A. Luckenbach and A. W. Williams.

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 35, E.D. 222, Sh. 223.
  2. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex California, Box 75, Vol. 13, E.D. 27, Sh. 1, Ln. 19.
  4. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1530901.
  5. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.