Urania Arethusa Hapgood

F, #9391, b. 30 September 1857
Father*Luther Maynard Hapgood b. 6 Jun 1813, d. 31 Aug 1890
Mother*Olive Weatherbee Houghton b. 23 Apr 1815, d. 20 Jun 1883

Biography

BirthSep 30, 1857
MarriageNov 27, 1895Red Bluff, CA, USA

Family

Col. Henry L. Stratton
Marriage*Urania Arethusa Hapgood married Col. Henry L. Stratton on Nov 27, 1895 at Red Bluff, CA, USA

Abbie Green Hapgood

F, #9392, b. 21 July 1860
Father*Luther Maynard Hapgood b. 6 Jun 1813, d. 31 Aug 1890
Mother*Olive Weatherbee Houghton b. 23 Apr 1815, d. 20 Jun 1883

Biography

BirthJul 21, 1860Oakdale, MA?, USA
MarriageMay 4, 1881Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

William H. Boyden
Marriage*Abbie Green Hapgood married William H. Boyden on May 4, 1881 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Mary Forrester Quinum

F, #9393, b. circa 1820, d. 1878

Biography

Birthcirca 1820ME, USA, age 30 in 1850 census; age 35 in 1855 census; age 40 in 1860 census; age 50 in 1870 census
1850 Census1850West Boylseton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 32, bootmaker; and Charles Rohner, 16; next door to Abel Houghton
Census1855Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 36
1860 Census1860Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40, shoe maker
1870 Census1870Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 54, a carpenter, property $1200-$2500
Death1878Wiscasset, Lincoln, ME, USA

Family

Abner Moore Houghton b. 21 Jul 1817

Mary Forrester Sears

F, #9394, b. circa 1836, d. 1892

Biography

Birthcirca 1836ME, USA, age 24 in 1860 census; age 34 in 1870 census; age 44 in 1880 census
Marriage1857
1860 Census1860Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 32, mechanic
1870 Census1870Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 44, works in a shop, property $1000-300; next door to brother Abner
1880 Census1880Shrewsbury, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 54, works in a currier shop
Death1892

Family

Levi Houghton b. 15 Mar 1825, d. 1880
Marriage*Mary Forrester Sears married Levi Houghton, son of Abner Houghton and Phebe Coolidge, on 1857. 
Child

Olivia Ann Houghton

F, #9395, b. 15 January 1829, d. after 1898
Father*Theophilus Lilly Houghton b. 11 Mar 1785, d. 5 Jan 1872
Mother*Ann Smith b. 2 Oct 1784, d. 5 Dec 1858

Biography

BirthJan 15, 1829Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 20 in 1850 census; age 26 in 1855 census; age 27 in 1860 census
MarriageJul 9, 1851New York, New York Co., NY, USA
1860 Census1860Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 75, grocer
Deathafter 1898Marshville, MI, USA

Family

Henry J. Marsh b. c 1823, d. 28 Nov 1893
Marriage*Olivia Ann Houghton married Henry J. Marsh on Jul 9, 1851 at New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Henry J. Marsh

M, #9396, b. circa 1823, d. 28 November 1893

Biography

Birthcirca 1823NY, USA, age 36, VT, in 1855 census; age 37, NY, in 1860 census
MarriageJul 9, 1851New York, New York Co., NY, USA
DeathNov 28, 1893Marshville, Oceana Co., MI, USA, JWH, MLM: 23 Nov.
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Long Island, NY, USA

Family

Olivia Ann Houghton b. 15 Jan 1829, d. a 1898
Marriage*Henry J. Marsh married Olivia Ann Houghton, daughter of Theophilus Lilly Houghton and Ann Smith, on Jul 9, 1851 at New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Carlos Palafox Houghton

M, #9397, b. 4 February 1816, d. 3 May 1883
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthFeb 4, 1816Goshen, NY, USA, age 34 in 1850 census; age 41 in 1860 census; age 54 in 1870 census; age 60 in 1880 census; 1910 census of son Harry gives NJ
MarriageNov 30, 1836
1860 Census1860Rahwah, Union, NJ, USA, age 41, clerk; and mother in law Hannah Taylor, 75, NY
1870 Census1870Georgetown, Washington, DC, USA, age 54, manufacturer; and mother in law, Hannah Taylor, 85, NY and Ophelia Williams, 50, NY
1880 Census1880Georgetown, Washington, DC, USA, age 60, nervous
DeathMay 3, 1883Washington, DC, USA, DFPA Lineage, MLM: May 1

Family

Anjelica Maria Taylor b. 12 Jul 1812, d. 26 Jul 1898
Marriage*Carlos Palafox Houghton married Anjelica Maria Taylor on Nov 30, 1836. 
Children

Mary Houghton

F, #9398, b. 13 August 1817, d. 2 October 1894
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthAug 13, 1817Goshen, NY, USA, age 30 in 1850 census
MarriageMar 30, 1853Rahway, NJ, USA, Kenyon: no evidence for Goshen, NY given in JWH
1860 Census1860Rahway, NJ, USA, a farmer
1870 Census1870Washington, DC, USA, a policeman
DeathOct 2, 1894Washington, DC, USA, death cert.
BurialRahway Cemetery, Rahway, NJ, USA, Godfrey's name is also on that stone, but he is not buried there.

Family

Godfrey Louis Beck b. 1828, d. 16 Oct 1924
Marriage*Mary Houghton married Godfrey Louis Beck on Mar 30, 1853 at Rahway, NJ, USA, Kenyon: no evidence for Goshen, NY given in JWH. 
Children

Daniel Farrand Houghton

M, #9399, b. 3 October 1819, d. 15 March 1896
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthOct 3, 1819Goshen, Orange Co., NY, USA, age 38 in 1860 census; age 53 in 1870 census
Marriage
1860 Census1860Ddover, Racine Co., WI, USA, age 38, farmer
1870 Census1870Racine, Racine Co., WI, USA, age 53, a gentleman, property $-4000
DeathMar 15, 1896

Family

Susan Emily Jaques b. Dec 1816
Marriage*Daniel Farrand Houghton married Susan Emily Jaques
Children

George Houghton

M, #9400, b. 26 September 1821, d. 7 February 1822
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthSep 26, 1821JWH: 1891 (CJV: error)
DeathFeb 7, 1822

George Henry Houghton

M, #9401, b. 8 January 1823, d. 7 February 1825
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthJan 8, 1823NY, USA
DeathFeb 7, 1825

Anna Eliza Houghton

F, #9402, b. 26 August 1825, d. 9 March 1911
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthAug 26, 1825NY, USA
Marriagecirca Mar 23, 1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA
DeathMar 9, 1911San Francisco, San Francisco Co., CA, USA

Family

Fredrick Levi Post b. 1 Mar 1823, d. 19 Apr 1887
Marriage*Anna Eliza Houghton married Fredrick Levi Post on circa Mar 23, 1850 at New York, New York Co., NY, USA
Child

Sherman Otis Houghton

M, #9403, b. 10 April 1828, d. 31 August 1914
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: was Mayor of San Jose, CA and a CA Congressman; the Naval ship USS Sherman Houghton was named after him.

Biography

BirthApr 10, 1828New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 31 in 1860 census; age 43 in 1870 census; age 53 in 1880 census; age 82 in 1910 census; MLM: also 1818 (error)
Milit-Begbetween Jun, 1846 and Oct, 1848He enlisted as a private in the 1st Reg. N.Y. Vols. for Mexican war; went with reg. to CA via Cape Horn, 1846, and arrived in San Francisco on March 26, 1847, then to Mex; first Sergeant ; Company A; apptd. Lt. and Adj. 1847; served until close of war. Honorably discharged at Monterey, CA. He proceeded to the gold mines in 1848-49, then in 1849 commenced business in San Jose. He gained knowledge of the Spanish language and of Spanish and Mexican land laws; Mexican War Pension: srv Co. A, 1st NY Vols (Stevenson's) as a Sgt and Act'g Lt., 1846-8

also Bancroft's History of California, Vol V (pgs 499-523), pub 1886,
MarriageAug 23, 1859San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, JWH: Aug 29 1859
1860 Census1860San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 31, a lawyer, personal property $1000; and Elizabeth Brown, nurse, black, 45, LA
MarriageOct 10, 1861Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA, USA, mar 49 y in 1910 census
1870 Census1870San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 43, a lawyer, property $231,000; $13, 300
Author1876... Argument, with map: Submitted by S.O. Houghton, of California, on behalf of homestead claimants and actual settlers, to the Committee on the judiciary of the Senate and House of representatives, Forty-fourth Congress - first session, contesting the right of the Southern Pacific railroad co ...
Authors     Sherman Otis Houghton, United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary, United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary
Publisher     s.n., 1876
Length     30 pages
1880 Census1880San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 53, a lawyer
DeathAug 31, 1914Compton, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, Johnson: Los Angeles; Mexican War Pension: Hynes, CA
BurialRosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA

Family 1

Mary Martha Donner b. c 1839, d. 21 Jun 1860
Marriage*Sherman Otis Houghton married Mary Martha Donner on Aug 23, 1859 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, JWH: Aug 29 1859. 
Child

Family 2

Eliza Poor Donner b. 8 Mar 1843, d. 19 Feb 1922
Marriage*Sherman Otis Houghton married Eliza Poor Donner on Oct 10, 1861 at Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA, USA, mar 49 y in 1910 census. 
Children

Phoebe Josephine Houghton

F, #9404, b. 25 August 1830, d. 4 February 1899
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthAug 25, 1830Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA, age 20 in 1850 census; age 29 in 1860 census
MarriageNov 14, 1855Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
DeathFeb 4, 1899Rahway, NJ, USA

Family

John Peter Mills b. 5 Aug 1829, d. 9 Sep 1906
Marriage*Phoebe Josephine Houghton married John Peter Mills on Nov 14, 1855 at Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
Children

Clara Electa Houghton

F, #9405, b. 24 August 1833
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthAug 24, 1833Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA, age 17 in 1850 census
Marriage

Theophilus Lilly Houghton

M, #9406, b. 21 April 1837
Father*Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Mother*Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869

Biography

BirthApr 21, 1837NY, USA, age 13, NY, in 1850 census; age 23, NJ, in 1860 census; age 33, NY, in 1860 census; age 43, NJ, in 1880 census
MarriageDec 6, 1864
1870 Census1870Ware Creek, New Kent Co., VA, USA, age 33, a farmer, personal property $1200-500
1880 Census1880Ware Creek, New Kent Co., VA, USA, age 43, fisherman

Family

Fanny Jenkins b. c 1844
Marriage*Theophilus Lilly Houghton married Fanny Jenkins on Dec 6, 1864. 
Children

Anjelica Maria Taylor

F, #9407, b. 12 July 1812, d. 26 July 1898

Biography

BirthJul 12, 1812NY, USA, age 36 in 1850 census; age 40 in 1860 census; age 54 in 1870 census; age 60 in 1880 census; Lineages: 1819
MarriageNov 30, 1836
1860 Census1860Rahwah, Union, NJ, USA, age 41, clerk; and mother in law Hannah Taylor, 75, NY
1880 Census1880Georgetown, Washington, DC, USA, age 60, nervous
DeathJul 26, 1898Lineages: 1889

Family

Carlos Palafox Houghton b. 4 Feb 1816, d. 3 May 1883
Marriage*Anjelica Maria Taylor married Carlos Palafox Houghton, son of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Nov 30, 1836. 
Children

Godfrey Louis Beck

M, #9408, b. 1828, d. 16 October 1924

Biography

Birth1828Wurttemberg, Germany
MarriageMar 30, 1853Rahway, NJ, USA, Kenyon: no evidence for Goshen, NY given in JWH
1860 Census1860Rahway, NJ, USA, a farmer
Mil. Serv.in the Civil War, Union army
1870 Census1870Washington, DC, USA, a policeman
1880 Census1880Washington, DC, USA
1900 Census1900Washington, DC, USA, states that he had lived here for 67 years, and was naturalized.
DeathOct 16, 1924Washington, DC, USA
BurialSuitland, MD, USA, without a stone, according to family records and the cemetery; but name appears on wife Mary's tombstone in Rahway NJ

Family

Mary Houghton b. 13 Aug 1817, d. 2 Oct 1894
Marriage*Godfrey Louis Beck married Mary Houghton, daughter of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Mar 30, 1853 at Rahway, NJ, USA, Kenyon: no evidence for Goshen, NY given in JWH. 
Children

Susan Emily Jaques

F, #9409, b. December 1816

Biography

BirthDec, 1816NY, USA, age 40 in 1860 census; age 52 in 1870 census; age 62 in 1880 census; age 83 in 1900 census
Marriage
1860 Census1860Ddover, Racine Co., WI, USA, age 38, farmer

Family

Daniel Farrand Houghton b. 3 Oct 1819, d. 15 Mar 1896
Marriage*Susan Emily Jaques married Daniel Farrand Houghton, son of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand
Children

Fredrick Levi Post

M, #9410, b. 1 March 1823, d. 19 April 1887

Biography

BirthMar 1, 1823Erie Co., PA, USA
Marriagecirca Mar 23, 1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA
DeathApr 19, 1887Bolinas, CA, USA

Family

Anna Eliza Houghton b. 26 Aug 1825, d. 9 Mar 1911
Marriage*Fredrick Levi Post married Anna Eliza Houghton, daughter of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on circa Mar 23, 1850 at New York, New York Co., NY, USA
Child

Mary Martha Donner

F, #9411, b. circa 1839, d. 21 June 1860

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: was a survivor of the infamous Donner Party who resorted to cannabalism in order to survive.

Biography

Birthcirca 1839Sangamon, IL, USA, age 21 in 1860 census
MarriageAug 23, 1859San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, JWH: Aug 29 1859
1860 Census1860San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 31, a lawyer, personal property $1000; and Elizabeth Brown, nurse, black, 45, LA
DeathJun 21, 1860San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, JWH: May 1860

Family

Sherman Otis Houghton b. 10 Apr 1828, d. 31 Aug 1914
Marriage*Mary Martha Donner married Sherman Otis Houghton, son of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Aug 23, 1859 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, JWH: Aug 29 1859. 
Child

Eliza Poor Donner

F, #9412, b. 8 March 1843, d. 19 February 1922

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: was a child survivor of the infamous Donner Party, in which members committed cannabalism to survive.

Biography

BirthMar 8, 1843Springfield, Sangamon, IL, USA, age 27, IL, in 1870 census; age 37 in 1880 census; age 67 in 1910 census; age 75 in 1920 census; Who's Who: only Springfield IL [location of where family left from]
MarriageOct 10, 1861Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA, USA, mar 49 y in 1910 census
1870 Census1870San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 43, a lawyer, property $231,000; $13, 300
1880 Census1880San Jose, Santa Clara Co., CA, USA, age 53, a lawyer
Author1911The Expedition of the Donner Party and Its Tragic Fate:
Imprint:      Los Angeles : Grafton Pub. Corp., 1920.
Description:      xxi, [2] 374, [1] p. : ill., plates, ports; 21 cm.
Subject(s):      Donner Party.
This book was written 65 years after the events. Given that Eliza was only 3 at the time of the expedition, this is not true history, but a collection of family traditions. Most of the account can be traced to previously published sources, her older sisters' recollections, and the statement of Jean Baptist Trudeau, who visted her in 1884.

Main Author:      Houghton, Eliza Poor Donner.
Title:      The expedition of the Donner Party and its tragic fate / by Eliza P. Donner Houghton.
Imprint:      Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1997.
Description:      xxxi, 374 p. : ill; 21 cm.
Notes:      Includes bibliographical references and index.
Originally published: Chicago : A.C. McGlurg, 1911.
1920 Census1920Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA, age 75, widow
DeathFeb 19, 1922Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA
BurialRosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA, USA

Family

Sherman Otis Houghton b. 10 Apr 1828, d. 31 Aug 1914
Marriage*Eliza Poor Donner married Sherman Otis Houghton, son of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Oct 10, 1861 at Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA, USA, mar 49 y in 1910 census. 
Children

John Peter Mills

M, #9413, b. 5 August 1829, d. 9 September 1906

Biography

BirthAug 5, 1829PA, USA, age 30 in 1860 census; 1930 census of daughter Lillian gives MD; MLM: Powhattan
MarriageNov 14, 1855Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
1860 Census1860Rahway, Union Co., NJ, USA, age 30, grocer
DeathSep 9, 1906Rahway, NJ, USA

Family

Phoebe Josephine Houghton b. 25 Aug 1830, d. 4 Feb 1899
Marriage*John Peter Mills married Phoebe Josephine Houghton, daughter of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Nov 14, 1855 at Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
Children

Alexander J. Mills

M, #9414, d. 2 October 1894

Biography

Marriage
DeathOct 2, 1894Washington, DC, USA

Fanny Jenkins

F, #9415, b. circa 1844

Biography

Birthcirca 1844VA, USA, age 26 in 1870 census; age 37 in 1880 census
MarriageDec 6, 1864
1880 Census1880Ware Creek, New Kent Co., VA, USA, age 43, fisherman

Family

Theophilus Lilly Houghton b. 21 Apr 1837
Marriage*Fanny Jenkins married Theophilus Lilly Houghton, son of Abijah Otis Houghton and Eliza Farrand, on Dec 6, 1864. 
Children

Albert Scott Houghton

M, #9416, b. 18 November 1835, d. 3 April 1899
Father*William Houghton Jr b. 8 Jun 1808, d. 17 Dec 1874
Mother*Amarilla Martin b. 9 Aug 1810, d. 12 Sep 1870

Biography

BirthNov 18, 1835Nunda, Livingston Co., NY, USA, age 14 in 1850 census; age 19 in 1855 census; age 24 in 1860 census; age 33 in 1870 census; age 44 in 1880 census
Mil. EnlsNunda, NY, USA, in the military
MarriageFeb 19, 1866MLM: 1869
1870 Census1870Nunda, Livingston Co., NY, USA, age 33, a shoe merchant, personal property $2000, living next to parents
1880 Census1880Nunda, Livingston Co., NY, USA, age 44, a painter, a widower
DeathApr 3, 1899Syracuse, NY, USA

Family

Harriet L. Morris b. 8 Mar 1841, d. 11 Feb 1877
Marriage*Albert Scott Houghton married Harriet L. Morris on Feb 19, 1866 MLM: 1869. 
Children

George Sidney Houghton

M, #9417, b. 30 March 1838, d. 18 July 1854
Father*William Houghton Jr b. 8 Jun 1808, d. 17 Dec 1874
Mother*Amarilla Martin b. 9 Aug 1810, d. 12 Sep 1870

Biography

BirthMar 30, 1838NY, USA, age 12 in 1850 census
Marriage
DeathJul 18, 1854Nunda, Livingston, NY, USA

Family

Mary M. (?) b. Sep 1839, d. 11 Jun 1880
Marriage*George Sidney Houghton married Mary M. (?) 

Adelaide Houghton

F, #9418, b. 22 March 1841, d. 26 June 1846
Father*William Houghton Jr b. 8 Jun 1808, d. 17 Dec 1874
Mother*Amarilla Martin b. 9 Aug 1810, d. 12 Sep 1870

Biography

BirthMar 22, 1841NY, USA
DeathJun 26, 1846Nunda, Livingston, NY, USA, MLM: 1848

Stella Amelia Houghton

F, #9419, b. 1 July 1843, d. 1 September 1929
Father*William Houghton Jr b. 8 Jun 1808, d. 17 Dec 1874
Mother*Amarilla Martin b. 9 Aug 1810, d. 12 Sep 1870

Biography

BirthJul 1, 1843NY, USA, age 7 in 1850 census; age 11 in 1855 census; age 17 in 1860 census; age 29 in 1870 census; age 35 in 1880 census; Jul 1844, age 55 in 1900 census; age 67 in 1910 census; age 76 in 1920 census
DeathSep 1, 1929Town of Wolcott, Red Creek, NY, USA

Louisa A. Houghton

F, #9420, b. 6 July 1845, d. 18 February 1932
Father*William Houghton Jr b. 8 Jun 1808, d. 17 Dec 1874
Mother*Amarilla Martin b. 9 Aug 1810, d. 12 Sep 1870

Biography

BirthJul 6, 1845NY, USA, age 5 in 1850 census; age 10 in 1855 census; age 15 in 1860 census; age 32 in 1880 census; Apr 1846, age 54 in 1900 census; age "50" in 1920 census; age 85 in 1930 census
1930 Census1930Wolcott, Wayne Co., NY, USA, age 29, a muck farm manager; and aunt Louisa, 85, single
DeathFeb 18, 1932Red Creek, NY, USA