Hon. Ebenezer Torrey A.M.

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

Biography

BirthAug 16, 1801Franklin, MA, USA
MarriageNov 14, 1825Fitchburg, MA, USA, Stearnes, MA Marriage Index: circa 17 Dec 1825
Marriage2nd
DeathSep, 1888Fitchburg, MA, USA

Family 1

Frances Adams Houghton d. 1831
Marriage*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. 
Child

Family 2

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

Abraham Houghton

M, #3992, b. 26 April 1777, d. 4 November 1844
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthApr 26, 1777Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Apr. 25, 26; age 60-70 in 1840 census; JWH gives birthdate of older brother Abraham who died
MarriageJun 22, 1802Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1810 Census1810Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total; 1 male <10, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 26-44
1820 Census1820Harvard, 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
1830 Census1830Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60)
1840 Census1840Harvard, 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)
DeathNov 4, 1844Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: Jul 27 1844; Harvard VR: 67y 7m
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Elizabeth Park b. 8 Aug 1779, d. 3 Jun 1873
Marriage*Abraham Houghton married Elizabeth Park on Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Moriah Houghton

F, #3993, b. 7 November 1772, d. 21 May 1864
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthNov 7, 1772Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageDec 27, 1791Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMay 21, 1864Weis: Apr. 12, 1781?, Harvard
BurialStow, 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
Marriage*Moriah Houghton married John Goldsmith on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

John Conant
MarriageMoriah Houghton married John Conant on Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child

Mercy Houghton

F, #3994, b. 27 September 1774
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthSep 27, 1774Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 9,27,1775
MarriageJun 23, 1796Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Ephraim Warner b. 16 Apr 1774
Marriage*Mercy Houghton married Ephraim Warner on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Elisabeth Houghton

F, #3995, b. 3 December 1779
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthDec 3, 1779Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Derby: Jul 3 1796 [CJV: md]
MarriageJan 2, 1817Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2

Family 1

Asa Darby b. 6 Feb 1767, d. 10 Aug 1813
MarriageElisabeth Houghton married Asa Darby on Jul 3, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby. 
Children

Family 2

John Carter 2nd
Marriage*Elisabeth Houghton married John Carter 2nd on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2. 
Children

Hannah Houghton

F, #3996, b. 7 September 1781, d. 13 January 1785
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthSep 7, 1781Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJan 13, 1785Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard: 4y 9m 6d; Houghton: 1, 2, 1785

Alice Houghton

F, #3997, b. 22 February 1784
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthFeb 22, 1784Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Allice
MarriageApr 3, 1802Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Abraham Whitney Jr b. 29 Nov 1779
Marriage*Alice Houghton married Abraham Whitney Jr on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Hannah Houghton

F, #3998, b. 22 April 1786
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthApr 22, 1786Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Josiah Weatherbee
MarriageHannah Houghton married Josiah Weatherbee on Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Sarah Houghton

F, #3999, b. 20 April 1788, d. 3 February 1871
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthApr 20, 1788Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton: 4,29,1788
DeathFeb 3, 1871

Family

Jacob Priest Jr b. 12 Jun 1785
Children

Ruth Houghton

F, #4000, b. 5 December 1753, d. 4 July 1762
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthDec 5, 1753Lancaster, 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
DeathJul 4, 1762Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Elizabeth Park

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

Biography

BirthAug 8, 1779Groton, 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
MarriageJun 22, 1802Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1830 Census1830Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 males (5-10, 10-15, 50-60), 2 females (15-20, 15-20, 50-60)
DeathJun 3, 1873Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 94y 10m

Family

Abraham Houghton b. 26 Apr 1777, d. 4 Nov 1844
Marriage*Elizabeth Park married Abraham Houghton, son of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jun 22, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

John Goldsmith

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

Biography

BirthApr 17, 1770Littleton, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageDec 27, 1791Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathSep 21, 1798Harvard, 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
Marriage*John Goldsmith married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Dec 27, 1791 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Maria Goldsmith

F, #4003, b. 15 May 1792
Father*John Goldsmith b. 17 Apr 1770, d. 21 Sep 1798
Mother*Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864

Biography

BirthMay 15, 1792Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage

Family

Mr. (?) Whitney
Marriage*Maria Goldsmith married Mr. (?) Whitney

Mr. (?) Whitney

M, #4004

Biography

Marriage

Family

Maria Goldsmith b. 15 May 1792
Marriage*Mr. (?) Whitney married Maria Goldsmith, daughter of John Goldsmith and Moriah Houghton

John Conant

M, #4005

Biography

MarriageNov 25, 1802Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Moriah Houghton b. 7 Nov 1772, d. 21 May 1864
Marriage*John Conant married Moriah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Nov 25, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Child

Ephraim Warner

M, #4006, b. 16 April 1774

Biography

BirthApr 16, 1774Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJun 23, 1796Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Mercy Houghton b. 27 Sep 1774
Marriage*Ephraim Warner married Mercy Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jun 23, 1796 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Asa Darby

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

Biography

BirthFeb 6, 1767Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Milit-BegMar 23, 1795an Ensign
MarriageJul 3, 1796Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, h/1: Harvard VR: for Asa Daby
DeathAug 10, 1813Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 46

Family

Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779
Marriage*Asa Darby 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. 
Children

John Carter 2nd

M, #4008

Biography

MarriageJan 2, 1817Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2

Family

Elisabeth Houghton b. 3 Dec 1779
Marriage*John Carter 2nd married Elisabeth Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Jan 2, 1817 at Lancaster, MA, USA, h/2. 
Children

Abraham Whitney Jr

M, #4009, b. 29 November 1779

Biography

BirthNov 29, 1779Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageApr 3, 1802Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784
Marriage*Abraham Whitney Jr married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Apr 3, 1802 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Mr. (?) Forbush

M, #4010

Biography

Marriage

Family

Alice Houghton b. 22 Feb 1784
Marriage*Mr. (?) Forbush married Alice Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney

Josiah Weatherbee

M, #4011

Biography

MarriageSep 22, 1805Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Hannah Houghton b. 22 Apr 1786
Marriage*Josiah Weatherbee married Hannah Houghton, daughter of Elijah Houghton and Mercy Whitney, on Sep 22, 1805 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Jacob Priest Jr

M, #4012, b. 12 June 1785

Biography

BirthJun 12, 1785Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

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

Prudence Houghton

F, #4013, b. 10 February 1755
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthFeb 10, 1755Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 22, 1801Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Dr. Jonathan Fiske
Marriage*Prudence Houghton married Dr. Jonathan Fiske on Feb 22, 1801 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Joseph Houghton

M, #4014, b. 19 August 1756
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthAug 19, 1756not in Lancaster VRs

Phinehas Houghton

M, #4015, b. 30 December 1758, d. 6 January 1759
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthDec 30, 1758Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJan 6, 1759Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM, JWH: 11/16/1759

Luke Houghton

M, #4016, b. 30 December 1758, d. 22 January 1759
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthDec 30, 1758Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathJan 22, 1759Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Phineas Houghton Jr.

M, #4017, b. 9 April 1761, d. 22 March 1765
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthApr 9, 1761Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMar 22, 1765Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Ruth Houghton

F, #4018, b. 8 May 1763, d. 13 February 1819
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthMay 8, 1763Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin
MarriageMay 30, 1787Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster
DeathFeb 13, 1819Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 55, dropsy

Family

Ebenezer Haven b. 8 Mar 1764, d. 6 Dec 1842
Marriage*Ruth Houghton married Ebenezer Haven on May 30, 1787 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, both of Lancaster. 
Children

Keziah Houghton

F, #4019, b. 8 May 1763, d. 26 March 1787
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthMay 8, 1763Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, twin of Ruth
DeathMar 26, 1787Lancaster, 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)

Anna Houghton

F, #4020, b. 1 March 1772, d. 20 July 1823
Father*Phinehas Houghton b. 22 Sep 1726, d. 10 Nov 1797
Mother*Ruth Osgood b. 22 Nov 1727, d. 10 Jan 1805

Biography

BirthMar 1, 1772Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJun 13, 1799only in MLM & Brewster Gen; MLM: June 14; not in Lancaster MA VRs, only a James Robbins and Nancy Houghton
DeathJul 20, 1823Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, only in MLM

Family

James Robbins b. c 1777, d. 19 Jun 1812
Marriage*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. 
Children