Abel Houghton

M, #4141, b. 28 April 1790, d. 4 September 1873
Father*James Houghton b. 2 Aug 1763, d. 6 Jan 1848
Mother*Elizabeth Stowell b. 1767, d. 28 Aug 1831

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: The Houghton House

The 2nd oldest house in St. Albans VT, built in 1800 by John Curtis. Bought in 1828 by Abel Houghton. It was lived in continously by his descendants. In 1921 it was occuppied by Theodore S. Houghton. at St. Albans, VT, USA.

Biography

BirthApr 28, 1790Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH: 4, 28, 1709 (typo); age 60 in 1850 census; age 69 in 1860 census; age 80 in 1870 census
MarriageSep 18, 1817Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, JWH: 2,19, 1824
1820 Census1820Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, 5 Individuals: 1 male = 0-10 (1810-1820), 1 male =26-45 (1774-1794)// 1 female = 0-10 (1810-1820), 1 female = 16-18 (1802-1804), 1 female =16-26 (1794-1804)
1830 Census1830St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, 9 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 2 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 male 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810)
1840 Census1840St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, 8 Total: 2 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 50 to 60 (1780-1789) // 1 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 2 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 40 to 50 (1790-1799)
1850 Census1850St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 60, a cashier, property $12, 000; and Polly Stebbins, 56, MA
1860 Census1860St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 69, a gentleman, property $16,000-10,400
1870 Census1870Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 80, a retired banker, property $23,500- $28,500
DeathSep 4, 1873St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 83 y 5 d; NEGHR, MLM: 4 Sep 1873; JWH: 4 Sep 1872; VT Mar & Deaths: Sept 15, 1873
BurialSep 7, 1873St. Luke's Church/Greewood Cemetery, Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, (side of stone list children's names with no dates)
Emilia Stebbins
George Frederick
Francis James
Mary Ann
Roland Stebbins

Family

Emilia Stebbins b. 20 Mar 1798, d. 22 Jul 1884
Marriage*Abel Houghton married Emilia Stebbins on Sep 18, 1817 at Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, JWH: 2,19, 1824. 
Children

Eliza Houghton

F, #4142, b. 20 November 1793, d. 18 July 1872
Father*James Houghton b. 2 Aug 1763, d. 6 Jan 1848
Mother*Elizabeth Stowell b. 1767, d. 28 Aug 1831

Biography

BirthNov 20, 1793Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Townshend VT VRs: Townshend, VT; JWH: 1795; Stowell Gen.: 1794, Townshend VT
MarriageJul 21, 1814Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Marlborough VT: Eliza, dau. of James Houghton of Guilford; VT Gazetteer Index: v. pt. 2, 544; Guilford VRs: Guilford and Townshend VT
DeathJul 18, 1872Townshend, Windham Co., VT, USA

Family

Hon. Charles Phelps Esq. b. 13 Sep 1781, d. 19 Nov 1854
Marriage*Eliza Houghton married Hon. Charles Phelps Esq. on Jul 21, 1814 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Marlborough VT: Eliza, dau. of James Houghton of Guilford; VT Gazetteer Index: v. pt. 2, 544; Guilford VRs: Guilford and Townshend VT. 
Children

James Houghton Jr

M, #4143, b. 18 September 1797, d. 2 December 1842
Father*James Houghton b. 2 Aug 1763, d. 6 Jan 1848
Mother*Elizabeth Stowell b. 1767, d. 28 Aug 1831

Biography

BirthSep 18, 1797Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: Brattleboro VT
MarriageDec 10, 1827Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
1830 Census1830Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, 7 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 20 to 30 (1801-1810), 2 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800)// 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 2 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810)
DeathDec 2, 1842NY, USA, age 45; JWH, MLM: 1848
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA
ProblemCJV: dd and last 3 children's bds or last children are not his [20 years later than other children]

Family

Harriet Blake b. 6 Sep 1802
Marriage*James Houghton Jr married Harriet Blake on Dec 10, 1827 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Emilia Stebbins

F, #4144, b. 20 March 1798, d. 22 July 1884

Biography

BirthMar 20, 1798Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 52 in 1850 census; age 62 in 1860 census; age 72 in 1870 census; JWH: Mar 29; Rootsweb: Mar 30
MarriageSep 18, 1817Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, JWH: 2,19, 1824
1850 Census1850St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 60, a cashier, property $12, 000; and Polly Stebbins, 56, MA
1860 Census1860St. Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 69, a gentleman, property $16,000-10,400
1870 Census1870Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 80, a retired banker, property $23,500- $28,500
1880 Census1880Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, age 82, a widow
DeathJul 22, 1884Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA, JWH, Stowell Gen.: 6 May 1881
BurialJul 24, 1884St. Luke's Church/Greewood Cemetery, Saint Albans, Franklin Co., VT, USA

Family

Abel Houghton b. 28 Apr 1790, d. 4 Sep 1873
Marriage*Emilia Stebbins married Abel Houghton, son of James Houghton and Elizabeth Stowell, on Sep 18, 1817 at Deerfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, JWH: 2,19, 1824. 
Children

Hon. Charles Phelps Esq.

M, #4145, b. 13 September 1781, d. 19 November 1854

Biography

BirthSep 13, 1781Marlboro, Windham Co., VT, USA
MarriageJul 21, 1814Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Marlborough VT: Eliza, dau. of James Houghton of Guilford; VT Gazetteer Index: v. pt. 2, 544; Guilford VRs: Guilford and Townshend VT
DeathNov 19, 1854Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, USA

Family

Eliza Houghton b. 20 Nov 1793, d. 18 Jul 1872
Marriage*Hon. Charles Phelps Esq. married Eliza Houghton, daughter of James Houghton and Elizabeth Stowell, on Jul 21, 1814 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Marlborough VT: Eliza, dau. of James Houghton of Guilford; VT Gazetteer Index: v. pt. 2, 544; Guilford VRs: Guilford and Townshend VT. 
Children

Harriet Blake

F, #4146, b. 6 September 1802

Biography

BirthSep 6, 1802
MarriageDec 10, 1827Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
DeathNew York, New York Co., NY, USA, 2 dec 1842 given by MLM; [CJV: DD of husband]
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, section 4-304

Family

James Houghton Jr b. 18 Sep 1797, d. 2 Dec 1842
Marriage*Harriet Blake married James Houghton Jr, son of James Houghton and Elizabeth Stowell, on Dec 10, 1827 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Lucretia Houghton

F, #4147, b. 28 May 1791, d. 10 August 1847
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthMay 28, 1791Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
MarriageFeb 19, 1811Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: Feb. 19, 1811; JWH: Feb 19, 1810
DeathAug 10, 1847Hinsdale, VT, USA

Family

Willard Martin b. 1786, d. 14 Oct 1849
Marriage*Lucretia Houghton married Willard Martin on Feb 19, 1811 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: Feb. 19, 1811; JWH: Feb 19, 1810. 
Children

Ruth Houghton

F, #4148, b. 3 November 1793
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthNov 3, 1793Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 3 Mar 1793
MarriageJan 25, 1818Guilford, VT, USA, JWH, MLM: "m. 1,25, 1818. John H. Chase; m. 2d, Capt. Jonathan Chase, Chase's Corner"

Family

Capt. John K. Chase b. 30 Mar 1788, d. 1856
Marriage*Ruth Houghton married Capt. John K. Chase on Jan 25, 1818 at Guilford, VT, USA, JWH, MLM: "m. 1,25, 1818. John H. Chase; m. 2d, Capt. Jonathan Chase, Chase's Corner." 
Children

Maria Houghton

F, #4149, b. 28 February 1795
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthFeb 28, 1795Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA

Edward Houghton Jr.

M, #4150, b. 17 October 1796, d. circa 1855
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthOct 17, 1796Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 53 in 1850 census; age 58 in 1855 census
MarriageJan 1, 1818Halifax, Windham Co., VT, USA
1840 Census1840New York, New York Co., NY, USA, 6 Total: 1 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 40 to 50 (1790-1799); next door to cousin Royal Houghton
1850 Census1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 53, broker; property $4000
Deathcirca 1855New York, New York Co., NY, USA, JWH: "Went to N.Y. and died there."

Family

Electa Stark b. 7 Jun 1796, d. 1 Oct 1854
Marriage*Edward Houghton Jr. married Electa Stark on Jan 1, 1818 at Halifax, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Celinda Miranda Houghton

F, #4151, b. 9 May 1798
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthMay 9, 1798Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
Marriage
DeathGuilford, Windham Co., VT, USA

Family

Dr. Benjamin Willard Stevens J. P. b. 1789, d. 1875
Marriage*Celinda Miranda Houghton married Dr. Benjamin Willard Stevens J. P. 
Children

Eliza Elvira Houghton

F, #4152, b. 9 May 1798, d. 1867
Father*Major Edward Houghton Jr b. 1765, d. 20 Nov 1845
Mother*Ruth Bridgeman b. 1764, d. 28 Dec 1832

Biography

BirthMay 9, 1798Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH: 19 [sic], 22, 1796, same year as brother Edward ?; MLM: 22 Sep 1806
MarriageSep 23, 1827Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 23 Sep 1826
Death1867Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
BurialGuilford Center Cemetery, Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA

Family

Henry Ward b. 12 May 1798, d. 18 Nov 1864
Marriage*Eliza Elvira Houghton married Henry Ward on Sep 23, 1827 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 23 Sep 1826. 
Children

Willard Martin

M, #4153, b. 1786, d. 14 October 1849

Biography

Birth1786Rehoboth, MA, USA
MarriageFeb 19, 1811Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: Feb. 19, 1811; JWH: Feb 19, 1810
DeathOct 14, 1849Hinsdale, Cheshire Co., MA, USA, age 62

Family

Lucretia Houghton b. 28 May 1791, d. 10 Aug 1847
Marriage*Willard Martin married Lucretia Houghton, daughter of Major Edward Houghton Jr and Ruth Bridgeman, on Feb 19, 1811 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: Feb. 19, 1811; JWH: Feb 19, 1810. 
Children

Capt. John K. Chase

M, #4154, b. 30 March 1788, d. 1856

Biography

BirthMar 30, 1788Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: Capt. Jonathan Chase, b. Swanzey, RI, 1778
Milit-Beg1812War of 1812
MarriageJan 25, 1818Guilford, VT, USA, JWH, MLM: "m. 1,25, 1818. John H. Chase; m. 2d, Capt. Jonathan Chase, Chase's Corner"
Death1856Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, MLM: 1858
BurialGuilford Center Cem, Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA

Family

Ruth Houghton b. 3 Nov 1793
Marriage*Capt. John K. Chase married Ruth Houghton, daughter of Major Edward Houghton Jr and Ruth Bridgeman, on Jan 25, 1818 at Guilford, VT, USA, JWH, MLM: "m. 1,25, 1818. John H. Chase; m. 2d, Capt. Jonathan Chase, Chase's Corner." 
Children

Electa Stark

F, #4155, b. 7 June 1796, d. 1 October 1854

Biography

BirthJun 7, 1796Halifax, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 53 in 1850 census; Houghton: of Halifax
MarriageJan 1, 1818Halifax, Windham Co., VT, USA
1850 Census1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 53, broker; property $4000
DeathOct 1, 1854New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Family

Edward Houghton Jr. b. 17 Oct 1796, d. c 1855
Marriage*Electa Stark married Edward Houghton Jr., son of Major Edward Houghton Jr and Ruth Bridgeman, on Jan 1, 1818 at Halifax, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Dr. Benjamin Willard Stevens J. P.

M, #4156, b. 1789, d. 1875

Biography

Birth1789
Marriage
Death1875

Family

Celinda Miranda Houghton b. 9 May 1798
Marriage*Dr. Benjamin Willard Stevens J. P. married Celinda Miranda Houghton, daughter of Major Edward Houghton Jr and Ruth Bridgeman
Children

Henry Ward

M, #4157, b. 12 May 1798, d. 18 November 1864

Biography

BirthMay 12, 1798Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
MarriageSep 23, 1827Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 23 Sep 1826
DeathNov 18, 1864Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
BurialGuilford Center Cem, Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, gravestone

Family

Eliza Elvira Houghton b. 9 May 1798, d. 1867
Marriage*Henry Ward married Eliza Elvira Houghton, daughter of Major Edward Houghton Jr and Ruth Bridgeman, on Sep 23, 1827 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 23 Sep 1826. 
Children

Royal Houghton

M, #4158, b. 12 February 1798, d. 22 March 1873
Father*Richardson Houghton b. 16 Apr 1774, d. 30 Jan 1846
Mother*Rectina Field b. 6 Nov 1777, d. 21 Aug 1846

Biography

BirthFeb 12, 1798Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, Christ Church Records; age 52 in 1850 census; age "52"in 1855 census; age "55" in 1860 census; age 73 in 1870 census; VT per 1880 census of son Charles
MarriageJun 6, 1822Wilmington, VT, USA
1830 Census1830Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, 4 Total: 1 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800) // 1 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810)
1840 Census1840New York, New York Co., NY, USA, 5 Total: 1 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
1850 Census1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 52, booker
MarriageMay 11, 1851
1855 Census1855New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 52, real estate broker; property $18,000
1860 Census1860New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 55, none; property $60,000; and 5 servants
1870 Census1870New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 73, retired stock broker; and Mary Warren, 29, NY; and 2 servants
DeathMar 22, 1873St. Augustine, FL, USA
BurialGreen-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, Houghton, Royall, Feb. 12, 1798-Mar.22, 1873

Family 1

Sarah Farrell b. 2 Dec 1803, d. 14 Nov 1850
MarriageRoyal Houghton married Sarah Farrell
Marriage* Royal Houghton married Sarah Farrell on Jun 6, 1822 at Wilmington, VT, USA
Child

Family 2

Virginia Patton b. 30 Dec 1830, d. 3 Apr 1886
Marriage*Royal Houghton married Virginia Patton on May 11, 1851. 
Children

Rectina Houghton

F, #4159, b. 23 November 1800
Father*Richardson Houghton b. 16 Apr 1774, d. 30 Jan 1846
Mother*Rectina Field b. 6 Nov 1777, d. 21 Aug 1846

Biography

BirthNov 23, 1800Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
MarriageDec 4, 1822Guilford, VT, USA

Family

Thomas Lynde d. 29 May 1864
Marriage*Rectina Houghton married Thomas Lynde on Dec 4, 1822 at Guilford, VT, USA
Children

Gratia Field Houghton

F, #4160, b. 19 September 1796, d. 2 December 1871
Father*Richardson Houghton b. 16 Apr 1774, d. 30 Jan 1846
Mother*Rectina Field b. 6 Nov 1777, d. 21 Aug 1846

Biography

BirthSep 19, 1796Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, JWH, MLM: 18 Sep
Marriage
DeathDec 2, 1871
BurialDec 4, 1871Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, WI, USA

Family

Emory Greenleaf b. 26 Aug 1793, d. 2 Dec 1871
Marriage*Gratia Field Houghton married Emory Greenleaf
Children

Miranda A. Houghton

F, #4161, b. 21 December 1813
Father*Richardson Houghton b. 16 Apr 1774, d. 30 Jan 1846
Mother*Rectina Field b. 6 Nov 1777, d. 21 Aug 1846

Biography

BirthDec 21, 1813Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, also 1815

Family

Dr. Timothy N. Brown
MarriageMiranda A. Houghton married Dr. Timothy N. Brown h/2. 
Child

Richardson Houghton Jr

M, #4162, b. 30 July 1804, d. 11 June 1887
Father*Richardson Houghton b. 16 Apr 1774, d. 30 Jan 1846
Mother*Rectina Field b. 6 Nov 1777, d. 21 Aug 1846

Biography

BirthJul 30, 1804Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 45 in 1850 census; age 55 in 1860 census; age 65 in 1870 census; age 75 in 1880 census; MLM: Jul 4 1804
MarriageOct 18, 1829Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
1830 Census1830Charlemont, Franklin Co., MA, USA, 3 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1801-1810)// 1 female 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 female 20 to 30 (1801-1810)
1840 Census1840Charlemont, Franklin Co., MA, USA, 11 Total: 3 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 2 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 male 60 to 70 (1770-1779) // 1 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 female 60 to 70 (1770-1779)
1850 Census18502nd Ward, Dist. 20, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 45, VT, a farmer, property $9000; also Dena Luting, 17, Holland; Henry Broom, 25, Prussia; and Almina S. Spaulding, 25, MA
1860 Census1860Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 55, a dealer in R. E., property $50,000-1000
1870 Census1870Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 65, retired, property $10,000-$40, 000; and Maggie Cammers, 24, a domestic
1880 Census1880Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 75, a retired merchant
DeathJun 11, 1887

Family

Eliza Perkins b. 5 Jun 1806, d. 14 Mar 1887
Marriage*Richardson Houghton Jr married Eliza Perkins on Oct 18, 1829 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Thomas Lynde

M, #4163, d. 29 May 1864

Biography

MarriageDec 4, 1822Guilford, VT, USA
DeathMay 29, 1864

Family

Rectina Houghton b. 23 Nov 1800
Marriage*Thomas Lynde married Rectina Houghton, daughter of Richardson Houghton and Rectina Field, on Dec 4, 1822 at Guilford, VT, USA
Children

Emory Greenleaf

M, #4164, b. 26 August 1793, d. 2 December 1871

Biography

BirthAug 26, 1793Guilford, VT, USA
Marriage
DeathDec 2, 1871Milwaukee, WI, USA
BurialForest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, WI, USA

Family

Gratia Field Houghton b. 19 Sep 1796, d. 2 Dec 1871
Marriage*Emory Greenleaf married Gratia Field Houghton, daughter of Richardson Houghton and Rectina Field
Children

Dr. James W. White

M, #4165

Family

Miranda A. Houghton b. 21 Dec 1813

Dr. Timothy N. Brown

M, #4166

Biography

Marriageh/2

Family

Miranda A. Houghton b. 21 Dec 1813
Marriage*Dr. Timothy N. Brown married Miranda A. Houghton, daughter of Richardson Houghton and Rectina Field, h/2. 
Child

Samuel Ball

M, #4167

Biography

Marriageh/3

Family

Miranda A. Houghton b. 21 Dec 1813
Marriage*Samuel Ball married Miranda A. Houghton, daughter of Richardson Houghton and Rectina Field, h/3. 

Eliza Perkins

F, #4168, b. 5 June 1806, d. 14 March 1887

Biography

BirthJun 5, 1806New Salem, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 44, MA, in 1850 census; age 54, MA, in 1860 census; age 63 in 1870 census; age 73 in 1880 census
MarriageOct 18, 1829Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
1850 Census18502nd Ward, Dist. 20, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 45, VT, a farmer, property $9000; also Dena Luting, 17, Holland; Henry Broom, 25, Prussia; and Almina S. Spaulding, 25, MA
1860 Census1860Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 55, a dealer in R. E., property $50,000-1000
1880 Census1880Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 75, a retired merchant
DeathMar 14, 1887Milwaukee, WI, USA

Family

Richardson Houghton Jr b. 30 Jul 1804, d. 11 Jun 1887
Marriage*Eliza Perkins married Richardson Houghton Jr, son of Richardson Houghton and Rectina Field, on Oct 18, 1829 at Guilford, Windham Co., VT, USA
Children

Josiah Stearns Houghton

M, #4169, b. 22 November 1805, d. 4 May 1872
Father*Major Levi Houghton Jr b. 8 Mar 1774, d. 27 Dec 1866
Mother*Elizabeth Stearns b. 28 Mar 1781, d. 27 Dec 1828

Biography

BirthNov 22, 1805Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 45 in 1850 census; age 55 in 1860 census; age 65 in 1870 censusJWH, p. 354, MLM: 11/25/1805; Stearns: Nov. 22, 1804;MLM, p. 43: Nov. 29, 1804;
MarriageMar 1, 1827Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, MLM: Lancaster
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 45, a farmer, property value $3500; mother in law Bathseda White, 78, and Charles W. White, 13, living with them
1860 Census1860Palmyra, Douglas Co., KS, USA, age 55, farmer; property $1200-1000
1870 Census1870Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 65, a gardner, property $3750-$615
DeathMay 4, 1872Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Houghton, p. 115: 5,4, 1877; White: 1872
ProblemJWH: See problem with Josiah Houghton, son of Levi Houghton, on John Houghton side; George Stearns Houghton's children are given in both the Ralph and John lines

Family

Catherine White b. 26 Oct 1807, d. 22 Jan 1895
Marriage*Josiah Stearns Houghton married Catherine White on Mar 1, 1827 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, MLM: Lancaster. 
Children

Samuel Andre Houghton

M, #4170, b. 4 January 1807, d. 19 October 1892
Father*Major Levi Houghton Jr b. 8 Mar 1774, d. 27 Dec 1866
Mother*Elizabeth Stearns b. 28 Mar 1781, d. 27 Dec 1828

Biography

BirthJan 4, 1807Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 43 in 1850 census; age 53 in 1860 census; age 63 in 1870 census; age 73 in 1880 census; MLM: also Feb. 4
MarriageSep 3, 1834Ashby, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MA Index: Townsend
1840 Census1840Lexington, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 8 Total: 1 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 2 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
1850 Census1850Lexington, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 43, a yeoman, property $7000, plus 4 laborers, and Malinda Hayward, 65, MA, and Jemina and Julia Hayward, 31
1860 Census1860Lexington, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 53, farmer; property $8000-$7000
1870 Census1870Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 63, a retail grocer
1880 Census1880Lexington, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 73, a farmer
DeathOct 19, 1892Lexington, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, a. 75 y 10 m.

Family

Martha Warren Hayward b. 6 Mar 1810, d. c 1882
Marriage*Samuel Andre Houghton married Martha Warren Hayward on Sep 3, 1834 at Ashby, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MA Index: Townsend. 
Children