William Houghton

M, #7081, b. 4 August 1806, d. 30 December 1852
Father*Abraham Houghton b. 26 Apr 1777, d. 4 Nov 1844
Mother*Elizabeth Park b. 8 Aug 1779, d. 3 Jun 1873

Biography

BirthAug 4, 1806Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 43 in 1850 census
MarriageOct 11, 1842Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA
1850 Census1850Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 43, a stone cutter
DeathDec 30, 1852Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 46

Family

Hannah Dascomb b. c 1804, d. 2 Nov 1890
Marriage*William Houghton married Hannah Dascomb on Oct 11, 1842 at Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA

Stillman Houghton

M, #7082, b. 19 June 1820, d. 26 April 1889
Father*Abraham Houghton b. 26 Apr 1777, d. 4 Nov 1844
Mother*Elizabeth Park b. 8 Aug 1779, d. 3 Jun 1873

Biography

BirthJun 19, 1820Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 30 in 1850 census; age 39 in 1860 census; age 50 in 1870 census; age 59 in 1880 census
MarriageApr 2, 1845Boxborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Clinton, MA, USA, age 30, a weaver, property $1500; Betsy Houghton, age 67
1860 Census1860Clinton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 39, overseer in wire factory; property $1000-$3000
1870 Census1870Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 50, a wallet manufacturer, property $6000-$25000; and an Emma Cooper, 20
1880 Census1880Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 59, no occupation
DeathApr 26, 1889Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 68

Family

Mercy Randall Wetherbee b. 8 Nov 1824, d. 22 Mar 1908
Marriage*Stillman Houghton married Mercy Randall Wetherbee on Apr 2, 1845 at Boxborough, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
Children

Herbert Orin Houghton

M, #7083, b. 22 October 1850
Father*Stillman Houghton b. 19 Jun 1820, d. 26 Apr 1889
Mother*Mercy Randall Wetherbee b. 8 Nov 1824, d. 22 Mar 1908

Biography

BirthOct 22, 1850Clinton, MA, USA, age 9 in 1860 census; age 19 in 1870 census; age 29 in 1880 census; Oct. 1850, age 49, in 1900 census; age 59 in 1910 census; age 69 in 1920 census; Nutt: 22 Oct; MLM: 28 Oct
Marriagecirca 1878mar 22 years in 1900 census; 32 years in 1910 census
1880 Census1880Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 29, a moulder, and mother in law Julia Stockwell, 54, MA
1900 Census1900Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 49, a directory canvaser
1910 Census1910Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 59, clerk
1920 Census1920Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 69, publisher clerk

Family

Carrie Louise Stockwell b. Oct 1856
Marriage*Herbert Orin Houghton married Carrie Louise Stockwell on circa 1878 mar 22 years in 1900 census; 32 years in 1910 census. 
Children

Albert Curtis Marble

M, #7084, b. 24 February 1867, d. 10 October 1955

Biography

BirthFeb 24, 1867Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMar 26, 1891Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathOct 10, 1955Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Lilla Bessie Houghton b. 12 Feb 1867, d. 18 Mar 1947
Marriage*Albert Curtis Marble married Lilla Bessie Houghton, daughter of Stillman Houghton and Mercy Randall Wetherbee, on Mar 26, 1891 at Worcester, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Richard Houghton

M, #7085, b. 11 February 1771, d. 29 January 1831
Father*Capt. Jacob Houghton b. 1 Jan 1748, d. 20 Mar 1790
Mother*Phebe Golden b. 10 Nov 1754, d. 10 Dec 1812

Biography

BirthFeb 11, 1771PA, USA, 1880 census of son David gives bp as PA; 11-10-1772 per SAR application of Willis Jackson
Marriage
1810 Census1810Mahoning, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, 7 Individuals: 1 male under 10 (<1800), 1 male 10 thru 15 (1795-1800), 1 male 26 thru 44 (1784-1766)// 2 female under 10 (<1800), 1 female 10 thru 15 (1795-1800), 1 female 26 thru 44 (1784-1766)
1820 Census1820Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, 8 Individuals: 2 male 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 45+; 1 female 0-10, 2 female 10-16, 1 female 45+
1830 Census1830Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, Richard Houton: 5 individuals: 1 male- 10-15 years, 1 male - 15-20 years; 1 male - 50-60 years; 1 female 15-20; 1 female 50-60
DeathJan 29, 1831Corsica, Jefferson Co., PA, USA
BurialCorsica, Jefferson Co., PA, USA

Family

Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831
Marriage*Richard Houghton married Mary Snook
Children

Mary Snook

F, #7086, b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 January 1831

Biography

BirthMay 2, 1774near, Selingsgrove, PA, USA, 1880 census of son David gives bp as PA
Marriage
1820 Census1820Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, 8 Individuals: 2 male 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 45+; 1 female 0-10, 2 female 10-16, 1 female 45+
1830 Census1830Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, Richard Houton: 5 individuals: 1 male- 10-15 years, 1 male - 15-20 years; 1 male - 50-60 years; 1 female 15-20; 1 female 50-60
DeathJan 28, 1831
BurialCorsica, Jefferson Co., PA, USA

Family

Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Marriage*Mary Snook married Richard Houghton, son of Capt. Jacob Houghton and Phebe Golden
Children

Joseph Houghton

M, #7087, b. 11 February 1791, d. 22 October 1866
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthFeb 11, 1791NJ, USA, age 54, PA, in 1850 census; age 64, NJ, in 1860 census; PA from son John's 1880 census; NJ from 1880 census of daug. Mary and Martha; Latona: 1797; JWH: 11 Feb 1791
Marriage
1820 Census1820Bloom, Columbia Co., PA, USA, 2 Individuals: 1 male 16-26; 1 female 16-26
1850 Census1850Greenwood, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 54, miller
1860 Census1860Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 64, farmer
DeathOct 22, 1866PA, USA

Family

Mary Sparks b. c 1798
Marriage*Joseph Houghton married Mary Sparks
Children

Hannah Jane Houghton

F, #7088, b. 19 March 1800, d. 17 September 1844
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthMar 19, 1800
MarriageJun 1, 1819
DeathSep 17, 1844IA, USA
BurialPoint Pleasant, IA, USA

Family

William Anson Steele b. 17 Aug 1797, d. 12 Nov 1867
Marriage*Hannah Jane Houghton married William Anson Steele on Jun 1, 1819. 
Children

John Houghton

M, #7089, b. 9 April 1802, d. 1802
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthApr 9, 1802
Death1802in infancy

Elijah Houghton

M, #7090, b. 1803, d. 1877
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

Birth1803PA, USA, age 47 in 1850 census; age 57 in 1860 census; age 66 in 1870 census
1830 Census1830Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, 1 male 20-30; next to father Richard
Marriage
1840 Census1840Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, 7 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819) // 2 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
1850 Census1850Lower Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 47, miller
1860 Census1860Lower Augusta, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 57, miller
1870 Census1870Point, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 66, miller, next door to son David Houghton
Death1877Northumberland Co., PA, USA

Family

Martha Mitchel b. c 1800
Marriage*Elijah Houghton married Martha Mitchel
Children

Phoebe Houghton

F, #7091, b. 26 June 1807, d. 26 April 1882
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthJun 26, 1807
MarriageApr 28, 1828
DeathApr 26, 1882

Family

Jacob Cook
Marriage*Phoebe Houghton married Jacob Cook on Apr 28, 1828. 
Child

Mary Houghton

F, #7092, b. 12 October 1809, d. 14 January 1875
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthOct 12, 1809Selingsgrove, PA, USA
Marriage
DeathJan 14, 1875Corsica, PA, USA

Family

Casper Snyder b. 13 Jun 1806, d. 5 Mar 1888
Marriage*Mary Houghton married Casper Snyder
Child

Richard Houghton

M, #7093, b. 1 January 1813, d. 23 January 1853
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthJan 1, 1813PA, USA, age 36 in 1850 census
MarriageFeb 27, 1841
1850 Census1850Lower Augusta Twp, Northumberland, PA, USA, age 36, laborer
DeathJan 23, 1853Upper Augusta Twp, Northumberland, PA, USA

Family

Mary Hoey b. Oct 1818
Marriage*Richard Houghton married Mary Hoey on Feb 27, 1841. 
Children

David Houghton

M, #7094, b. 31 January 1816
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthJan 31, 1816Sunbury, PA, USA, age 34 in 1850 census; age 41 in 1860 census, age 55 in 1870 census, age 64 in 1880 census
Marriage
1850 Census1850Penns, Union Co., PA, USA, age 34, laborer
1860 Census1860Sunbury, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 41, laborer
1870 Census1870Sunbury, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 55, laborer; and M. Bartholomew, 16, widow, and daug. Caroline, 6/12
1880 Census1880First Ward, Sunbury, Northumberland Co., PA, USA, age 68, a laborer; 1880 Soundex: Seinburg, West Ward

Family

Elizabeth (?) b. c 1826
Marriage*David Houghton married Elizabeth (?) 
Children

Sarah Houghton

F, #7095, b. 14 October 1818
Father*Richard Houghton b. 11 Feb 1771, d. 29 Jan 1831
Mother*Mary Snook b. 2 May 1774, d. 28 Jan 1831

Biography

BirthOct 14, 1818PA, USA

Jacob Cook

M, #7096

Biography

MarriageApr 28, 1828
Deathat age ninety

Family

Phoebe Houghton b. 26 Jun 1807, d. 26 Apr 1882
Marriage*Jacob Cook married Phoebe Houghton, daughter of Richard Houghton and Mary Snook, on Apr 28, 1828. 
Child

Sarah Houghton

F, #7097
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birth

Julia Houghton

F, #7098, b. circa 1823
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birthcirca 1823PA, USA, age 47 in 1870 census
Marriage
1870 Census1870Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, Julia, age 47; 4 houses from brother William

Family

Ezra Runyan
Marriage*Julia Houghton married Ezra Runyan

William Houghton

M, #7099, b. May 1827
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

BirthMay, 1827PA, USA, age 22 in 1850 census; age 33 in 1860 census; age 53 in 1880 census; age 73 in 1900 census
Marriagecirca 1849mar 51 years in 1900 census
1850 CensusNov, 1850Madison, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 22, laborer
1860 Census1860Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 33, mill wright
Mil. Serv.Union Army
1870 Census1870Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 43, farmer
1880 Census1880Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 53, a farmer
1890 Veterans Census1890Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA
1900 Census1900Pine Twp, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 73, capitalist; 9 children born, 6 living; 3 houses from son David

Family

Mary A. (?) b. Sep 1829
Marriage*William Houghton married Mary A. (?) on circa 1849 mar 51 years in 1900 census. 
Children

Mary Houghton

F, #7100, b. circa 1824
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birthcirca 1824PA, USA, age 56 in 1880 census
Marriage

Family

Franklin Corson b. 1816, d. 1885
Marriage*Mary Houghton married Franklin Corson
Children

Elizabeth Houghton

F, #7101
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birth
Marriage

Family

J. M. Frey
Marriage*Elizabeth Houghton married J. M. Frey

Eliza Houghton

F, #7102
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birth

John Houghton

M, #7103, b. 1 September 1836, d. 9 January 1906
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: Held at Andersonville Prison: 106 PA, Comp. F, a sergeant; survived; sent to Millen Oct 31, 1864 on Oct 31, 1864 at Andersonville Prison, Andersonville, Sumter Co., GA, USA.

Biography

BirthSep 1, 1836Pine Summit, Columbia Co., PA, USA, age 13 in 1850 census; age 23 in 1860 census; age 36 in 1870 census; age 45 in 1880 census; Jun 1836, age 63 in 1900 census; JWH: 20 Sep 1839; also Bloomsberg, PA
Marriage
1860 Census1860Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 23, cabinet maker
Mil. Serv.between Aug 12, 1861 and Jun 30, 1865PA, USA, Union Army, Sergeant, Comp. F, 106th PA Inf Reg; Length 3 y 10 m 18 d
Mil. EnlsAug 14, 1861in the Company F, 106th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania, in the Civil War. Promoted to Full Corporal on 18 December 1863. Promoted to Full Sergeant on 13 June 1865. Mustered out with Company F, 106th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 30 June 1865. In Harry's book he stated that John fought three years in the Civil War and took part in the battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Gettysburg, Battle of the Wilderness, Spottsylvania, Petersburg, etc. and that he reenlisted and was captured in battle at Petersburg, Virginia, and taken to the prison at Andersonville, Georgia. He weighted 150 lbs on entry, 75 when released. When he was released he went back to Hughesville, Pennsylvania, where he operated a funeral home for the next 40 years.
1870 Census1870Hughsville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 36, cabinet maker
1880 Census1880Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 45, an undertaker
1890 Veterans Census1890Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA
1900 Census1900Hughsville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 63, widower, undertaker; next door to son George
DeathJan 9, 1906Oklahoma City, OK, USA, Jul 1898 per JWH
BurialPleasant Hill Cemetery, Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA

Family

Fanny C. Kocher b. 1839, d. 1898
Marriage*John Houghton married Fanny C. Kocher
Children

Phoebe Houghton

F, #7104, b. circa 1835, d. 23 December 1875
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birthcirca 1835PA, USA, age 15 in 1850 census; age 36 in 1870 census
Marriage
DeathDec 23, 1875Columbia Co., PA, USA

Family

Richard Watson Lyons b. 1832, d. b 1912
Marriage*Phoebe Houghton married Richard Watson Lyons
Children

Hannah M. Houghton

F, #7105, b. circa 1839
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birthcirca 1839PA, USA, age 11 in 1850 census; age 21 in 1860 census
MarriageJan 10, 1867

Family

John Fowler b. 2 May 1813
Marriage*Hannah M. Houghton married John Fowler on Jan 10, 1867. 
Children

Martha Houghton

F, #7106, b. circa 1848
Father*Joseph Houghton b. 11 Feb 1791, d. 22 Oct 1866
Mother*Mary Sparks b. c 1798

Biography

Birthcirca 1848PA, USA, age 5 in 1850 census; age 13 in 1860 census; age 32 in 1880 census; age 74 in 1920 census
1920 Census1920Home for the Friendless, Loyalsock, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 74, inmate, single

Ezra Runyan

M, #7107

Biography

Marriage
1870 Census1870Pine, Columbia Co., PA, USA, Julia, age 47; 4 houses from brother William

Family

Julia Houghton b. c 1823
Marriage*Ezra Runyan married Julia Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Mary Sparks

Franklin Corson

M, #7108, b. 1816, d. 1885

Biography

Birth1816PA, USA, age 63 in 1880 census
Marriage
1880 Census1880Shrewsbury, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 63, a millwright
Death1885

Family

Mary Houghton b. c 1824
Marriage*Franklin Corson married Mary Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Mary Sparks
Children

J. M. Frey

M, #7109

Biography

Marriage

Family

Elizabeth Houghton
Marriage*J. M. Frey married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Joseph Houghton and Mary Sparks

Fanny C. Kocher

F, #7110, b. 1839, d. 1898

Biography

Birth1839Espy, PA, USA, age 21 in 1860 census; age 32 in 1870 census; age 40 in 1880 census
Marriage
1860 Census1860Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 23, cabinet maker
1870 Census1870Hughsville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 36, cabinet maker
1880 Census1880Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA, age 45, an undertaker
Death1898Hughesville, PA, USA
BurialPleasant Hill Cemetery, Hughesville, Lycoming Co., PA, USA

Family

John Houghton b. 1 Sep 1836, d. 9 Jan 1906
Marriage*Fanny C. Kocher married John Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Mary Sparks
Children