Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M.

M, #3991, b. 16 August 1801, d. September 1888

Biography

     Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. was born on Aug 16, 1801 in Franklin, MA, USA. He married Frances Adams Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Frances Adams, on Nov 14, 1825 at Fitchburg, MA, USA, Stearnes, MA Marriage Index: circa 17 Dec 1825. Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. married Sarah Arnold 2nd. Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. died in Sep, 1888 at Fitchburg, MA, USA.

Family 1: Frances Adams Houghton d. 1831

He and Frances Adams Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on Oct 27, 1825 Fitchburg, MA, USA. Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. married Frances Adams Houghton, daughter of Samuel Houghton and Frances Adams, on Nov 14, 1825 at Fitchburg, MA, USA, Stearnes, MA Marriage Index: circa 17 Dec 1825.

Family 2: Sarah Arnold

Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M. married Sarah Arnold 2nd.

Abraham Houghton

M, #3992, b. 26 April 1777, d. 4 November 1844

Biography

     Abraham Houghton was born on Apr 26, 1777 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Apr. 25, 26; age 60-70 in 1840 census; JWH gives birthdate of older brother Abraham who died. He married Elizabeth Park on Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1810 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total; 1 male <10, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 26-44. He appeared in the census of 1820 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 7 Individuals: 2 male 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 26-45; 2 female 0-10, 1 female 26-45. He and Elizabeth Park appeared in the census of 1830 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60.) Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1840 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 60 to 70 (1770-1779) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 female 50 to 60 (1780-1789.) He died on Nov 4, 1844 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: Jul 27 1844; Harvard VR: 67y 7m. He was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Elizabeth Park b. 8 Aug 1779, d. 3 Jun 1873

He married Elizabeth Park on Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Moriah Houghton

F, #3993, b. 7 November 1772, d. 21 May 1864

Biography

     Moriah Houghton was born on Nov 7, 1772 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married John Goldsmith on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Moriah Houghton died on May 21, 1864 Weis: Apr. 12, 1781?, Harvard. She was buried at Stow, MA, USA, Mariah, wife of John Conant, & daughter of Elijah Houghton, of Harvard, died May 21, 1864, AEt, 91 yes, 6 ms. Gone to her long desired rest.

Family 1: John Goldsmith b. 17 Apr 1770, d. 21 Sep 1798

She married John Goldsmith on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family 2: John Conant

Moriah Houghton married John Conant on Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Mercy Houghton

F, #3994, b. 27 September 1774

Biography

     Mercy Houghton was born on Sep 27, 1774 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 9,27,1775. She married Ephraim Warner on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Ephraim Warner b. 16 Apr 1774

Mercy Houghton married Ephraim Warner on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Elisabeth Houghton

F, #3995, b. 3 December 1779

Biography

     Elisabeth Houghton was born on Dec 3, 1779 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Derby: Jul 3 1796 [CJV: md]. She married John Carter 2nd on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.

Family 1: Asa Darby b. 6 Feb 1767, d. 10 Aug 1813

Elisabeth Houghton married Asa Darby on Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby.

Family 2: John Carter 2nd

Elisabeth Houghton married John Carter 2nd on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Hannah Houghton

F, #3996, b. 7 September 1781, d. 13 January 1785

Biography

     Hannah Houghton was born on Sep 7, 1781 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died on Jan 13, 1785 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard: 4y 9m 6d; Houghton: 1, 2, 1785.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Alice Houghton

F, #3997, b. 22 February 1784

Biography

     Alice Houghton was born on Feb 22, 1784 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Allice. She married Abraham Whitney Jr on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Abraham Whitney Jr b. 29 Nov 1779

Alice Houghton married Abraham Whitney Jr on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Hannah Houghton

F, #3998, b. 22 April 1786

Biography

     Hannah Houghton was born on Apr 22, 1786 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Josiah Weatherbee

She married Josiah Weatherbee on Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Sarah Houghton

F, #3999, b. 20 April 1788, d. 3 February 1871

Biography

     Sarah Houghton was born on Apr 20, 1788 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 4,29,1788. She died on Feb 3, 1871.

Family: Jacob Priest Jr b. 12 Jun 1785

She and Jacob Priest Jr declared their intentions of marriage on May 19, 1808 Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Ruth Houghton

F, #4000, b. 5 December 1753, d. 4 July 1762

Biography

     Ruth Houghton was born on Dec 5, 1753 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, p. 78: Dec. 5, 1754; p. 296: bapt 1753; JWH: p. 104: 12,5,1754; p. 337, 1744; MLM: Dec. 5, 1754. She died on Jul 4, 1762 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Elizabeth Park

F, #4001, b. 8 August 1779, d. 3 June 1873

Biography

     Elizabeth Park was born on Aug 8, 1779 in Groton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, twin of William Park; age 67 in 1850 census; age 92 in 1870 census; NEHGR & Groton VRs: 8 Aug 1779; Harvard VR: c Sep 1778. She married Abraham Houghton, son of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Elizabeth Park and Abraham Houghton appeared in the census of 1830 of Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60.) Elizabeth Park died on Jun 3, 1873 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She was buried at Harvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 94y 10m.

Family: Abraham Houghton b. 26 Apr 1777, d. 4 Nov 1844

John Goldsmith

M, #4002, b. 17 April 1770, d. 21 September 1798

Biography

     John Goldsmith was born on Apr 17, 1770 in Littleton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. He married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. John Goldsmith died on Sep 21, 1798 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 29 y., killed by fall of stick of timber (Sept. 22, 1798, a. 28 y. 5 m. 5 d.)

Family: Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864

He married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Maria Goldsmith

F, #4003, b. 15 May 1792

Biography

     Maria Goldsmith was born on May 15, 1792 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Mr. (?) Whitney.

Family: Mr. (?) Whitney

Maria Goldsmith married Mr. (?) Whitney.
Father*John Goldsmith b. 17 Apr 1770, d. 21 Sep 1798
Mother*Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864

Mr. (?) Whitney

M, #4004

Biography

     Mr. (?) Whitney married Maria Goldsmith, daughter of John Goldsmith and Moriah Houghton.

Family: Maria Goldsmith b. 15 May 1792

Mr. (?) Whitney married Maria Goldsmith, daughter of John Goldsmith and Moriah Houghton.

John Conant

M, #4005

Biography

     John Conant married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864

John Conant married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ephraim Warner

M, #4006, b. 16 April 1774

Biography

     Ephraim Warner was born on Apr 16, 1774 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Mercy Houghton b. 27 Sep 1774

Ephraim Warner married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Asa Darby

M, #4007, b. 6 February 1767, d. 10 August 1813

Biography

     Asa Darby was born on Feb 6, 1767 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. Asa Darby died on Aug 10, 1813 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 46.

Family: Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779

He married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby.

John Carter 2nd

M, #4008

Biography

     John Carter 2nd married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.

Family: Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779

John Carter 2nd married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2.

Abraham Whitney Jr

M, #4009, b. 29 November 1779

Biography

     Abraham Whitney Jr was born on Nov 29, 1779 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784

Abraham Whitney Jr married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Mr. (?) Forbush

M, #4010

Biography

     Mr. (?) Forbush married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney.

Family: Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784

Mr. (?) Forbush married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney.

Josiah Weatherbee

M, #4011

Biography

     Josiah Weatherbee married Hannah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Hannah Houghton b. 22 Apr 1786

Josiah Weatherbee married Hannah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Jacob Priest Jr

M, #4012, b. 12 June 1785

Biography

     Jacob Priest Jr was born on Jun 12, 1785 in Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Sarah Houghton b. 20 Apr 1788, d. 3 Feb 1871

He and Sarah Houghton declared their intentions of marriage on May 19, 1808 Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Prudence Houghton

F, #4013, b. 10 February 1755

Biography

     Prudence Houghton was born on Feb 10, 1755 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Dr. Jonathan Fiske on Feb 22, 1801 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family: Dr. Jonathan Fiske

Prudence Houghton and Dr. Jonathan Fiske declared their intentions of marriage on Jan 24, 1801 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Prudence Houghton married Dr. Jonathan Fiske on Feb 22, 1801 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Joseph Houghton

M, #4014, b. 19 August 1756

Biography

     Joseph Houghton was born on Aug 19, 1756 not in Lancaster VRs.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Phinehas Houghton

M, #4015, b. 30 December 1758, d. 6 January 1759

Biography

     Phinehas Houghton was born on Dec 30, 1758 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Jan 6, 1759 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM, JWH: 11/16/1759.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Luke Houghton

M, #4016, b. 30 December 1758, d. 22 January 1759

Biography

     Luke Houghton was born on Dec 30, 1758 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Jan 22, 1759 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Phineas Houghton Jr.

M, #4017, b. 9 April 1761, d. 22 March 1765

Biography

     Phineas Houghton Jr. was born on Apr 9, 1761 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He died on Mar 22, 1765 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Ruth Houghton

F, #4018, b. 8 May 1763, d. 13 February 1819

Biography

     Ruth Houghton was born on May 8, 1763 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin. She married Ebenezer Haven on May 30, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster. Ruth Houghton died on Feb 13, 1819 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 55, dropsy.

Family: Ebenezer Haven b. 8 Mar 1764, d. 6 Dec 1842

She and Ebenezer Haven declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 30, 1786 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Ruth Houghton married Ebenezer Haven on May 30, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Keziah Houghton

F, #4019, b. 8 May 1763, d. 26 March 1787

Biography

     Keziah Houghton was born on May 8, 1763 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin of Ruth. She died on Mar 26, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 24; JWH gives same death date as brother Phineas in 3,22,1765, but Lancaster VRs, p. 322, gives her joining first church with sisters in Dec. 14, 1783; Lancaster VRs gives 3,26, 1787; JWH gives same dd to sister Ruth;MLM: Mar. 26, 1727 (error.)
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Anna Houghton

F, #4020, b. 1 March 1772, d. 20 July 1823

Biography

     Anna Houghton was born on Mar 1, 1772 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married James Robbins on Jun 13, 1799 only in MLM & Brewster Gen; MLM: June 14; not in Lancaster MA VRs, only a James Robbins and Nancy Houghton. Anna Houghton died on Jul 20, 1823 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, only in MLM. She and Nancy Houghton are possible duplicates MLM gives Anna as married to James Robbins.

Family: James Robbins b. c 1777, d. 19 Jun 1812

Anna Houghton married James Robbins on Jun 13, 1799 only in MLM & Brewster Gen; MLM: June 14; not in Lancaster MA VRs, only a James Robbins and Nancy Houghton.
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805
     Anna Houghton and Nancy Houghton are possible duplicates MLM gives Anna as married to James Robbins.