Fanny Booth1,2,3

F, #1411, d. April 1803

Biography

BirthEssex, England4,5
MarriageJul 8, 1767De Hoghton Pedigree I: 1766; JWH: 17765,2,3
DeathApr, 18032,3

Family

Sir Henry Hoghton Bt b. 22 Oct 1728, d. 9 Mar 1795
Marriage*Fanny Booth married Sir Henry Hoghton Bt, son of Philip Hoghton and Elizabeth Slater, on Jul 8, 1767 De Hoghton Pedigree I: 1766; JWH: 1776.5,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 40 #107s.
  2. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella):.
  4. [S3] Vivian Imogene Uran, Houghton Genealogy - V.I. Uran, p. 139.
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 40.

Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt1,2

M, #1412, b. 12 June 1768, d. 27 November 1835
Father*Sir Henry Hoghton Bt1,2 b. 22 Oct 1728, d. 9 Mar 1795
Mother*Fanny Booth1,2 d. Apr 1803

Biography

BirthJun 12, 1768England3,4,1
MarriageNov 13, 17973,4,1,2
DeathNov 27, 1835England3,1,2

Family

Susannah Brooke d. 8 Dec 1852
Marriage*Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt married Susannah Brooke on Nov 13, 1797.3,4,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella):.
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41.
  4. [S243] Hoghton Tower, p. 7.
  5. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).

Susannah Brooke1,2

F, #1413, d. 8 December 1852

Biography

MarriageNov 13, 17973,4,1,2
DeathDec 8, 18521

Family

Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt b. 12 Jun 1768, d. 27 Nov 1835
Marriage*Susannah Brooke married Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt, son of Sir Henry Hoghton Bt and Fanny Booth, on Nov 13, 1797.3,4,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella):.
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41.
  4. [S243] Hoghton Tower, p. 7.
  5. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).

Major-General Daniel Hoghton1,2

M, #1414, b. 28 August 1770, d. 16 May 1811
Father*Sir Henry Hoghton Bt1,2 b. 22 Oct 1728, d. 9 Mar 1795
Mother*Fanny Booth1,2 d. Apr 1803

Biography

BirthAug 28, 1770England3
DeathMay 16, 1811Albuera, Spain3,2

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella):.
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41.

Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt1,2,3

M, #1415, b. 23 January 1799, d. 19 July 1862
Father*Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt2,3 b. 12 Jun 1768, d. 27 Nov 1835
Mother*Susannah Brooke2,3 d. 8 Dec 1852

Biography

BirthJan 23, 1799Walton Hall, Walton, England, JWH: 3 Jan 17994,2
MarriageMay 23, 18204,2,3
MarriageNov 13, 18472,3
DeathJul 19, 1862England2,3

Family 1

Dorothea Bold d. 7 Dec 1840
Marriage*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt married Dorothea Bold on May 23, 1820.4,2,3 
Children

Family 2

Harriet Sarah Smith d. 25 Oct 1866
Marriage*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt married Harriet Sarah Smith on Nov 13, 1847.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41 #110.
  2. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  4. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41.

Dorothea Bold1,2

F, #1416, d. 7 December 1840

Biography

BirthBold, Lancashire, England3
MarriageMay 23, 18203,1,2
DeathDec 7, 18401

Family

Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Marriage*Dorothea Bold married Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt, son of Sir Henry Philip Hoghton Bt and Susannah Brooke, on May 23, 1820.3,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 41.

Sir Henry de Hoghton Bt1,2,3,4

M, #1417, b. 2 August 1821, d. 1876
Father*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt3,4 b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Mother*Dorothea Bold3,4 d. 7 Dec 1840

Biography

BirthAug 2, 1821Walton, England, Walton Hall5,3
MarriageAug 14, 18453,4
Death1876England, JWH: 1894-18955

Family 1

Louisa Josephine Sanders
Marriage*Sir Henry de Hoghton Bt married Louisa Josephine Sanders on Aug 14, 1845.3,4 
Child

Family 2

Aline Jervis-White-Jervis d. 29 Dec 1852
MarriageSir Henry de Hoghton Bt married Aline Jervis-White-Jervis on Jul 1, 1851.3,4 
Child

Family 3

Ellen Ann Harvey
MarriageSir Henry de Hoghton Bt married Ellen Ann Harvey on Sep 6, 1854.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 32, 42 #112.
  2. [S243] Hoghton Tower, p. 7.
  3. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  4. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42.

Sir Charles de Hoghton Bt1,2,3,4

M, #1418, b. 20 November 1823, d. 1893
Father*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt3,4 b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Mother*Dorothea Bold3,4 d. 7 Dec 1840

Biography

BirthNov 20, 1823England5,2,3
Marriage4
Death1893of tuberculosis; s.p.6,7,4

Family

Florence Moyard
Marriage*Sir Charles de Hoghton Bt married Florence Moyard.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42 #113.
  2. [S243] Hoghton Tower, p. 7.
  3. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  4. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42.
  6. [S244] Frank Singleton, Hoghton Tower, Lancashire, p. 24.
  7. [S1259] Unknown author, Video,, Lecture by Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Oct 17, 2003, Seattle University, Seattle, WA.

Mary de Hoghton1,2

F, #1419, b. 7 June 1825
Father*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt1,2 b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Mother*Dorothea Bold1,2 d. 7 Dec 1840

Biography

BirthJun 7, 1825Walton, England, Walton Hall3
MarriageNov 12, 18463,2

Family

Lieut.-Col. John Ireland Blackburne
Marriage*Mary de Hoghton married Lieut.-Col. John Ireland Blackburne on Nov 12, 1846.3,2 

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42.

Dora de Hoghton1,2

F, #1420, b. 12 September 1826
Father*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt2,1 b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Mother*Dorothea Bold2,1 d. 7 Dec 1840

Biography

BirthSep 12, 1826England3
MarriageNov 10, 18571,2

Family

Priestley Birch Esq.
Marriage*Dora de Hoghton married Priestley Birch Esq. on Nov 10, 1857.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42.

Richard de Hoghton1,2

M, #1421, b. 20 May 1828, d. 1892
Father*Sir Henry Bold Hoghton Bt1,2 b. 23 Jan 1799, d. 19 Jul 1862
Mother*Dorothea Bold1,2 d. 7 Dec 1840

Biography

BirthMay 20, 1828London, England, JWH: 19 May 18283,1
Mil. Serv.1848JWH: "Coronet [Cornet] in her Majesty's forces in the East Indies."3
Death18922

Citations

  1. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 42.

George de Hoghton1,2

M, #1422
Father*Sir Henry de Hoghton2 d. 1479
Mother*Ellen Masson2

Biography

Birth

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 26 #39.
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).

Arthur de Hoghton1,2

M, #1423
Father*Sir Henry de Hoghton2 d. 1479
Mother*Ellen Masson2

Biography

Birth

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 26 #40.
  2. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).

Anna de Hoghton1

F, #1424, b. circa 1488, d. 1524
Father*Sir Alexander de Hoghton2 b. 1454, d. 1499
Mother*Elizabeth Troutbeck2

Biography

Birthcirca 1488England, Age 11 when father died in 14991
Death1524s. p.2

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 26.
  2. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).

Thomas Houghton1,2,3

M, #1425, b. 11 January 1767, d. 2 May 1846
Father*Elijah Houghton b. 2 Jun 1739, d. 20 Jul 1819
Mother*Mercy Whitney b. 6 Sep 1744, d. 11 Jan 1817

Biography

BirthJan 11, 1767Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 70-80 in 1840 census; White: 8 Jan 1767; JWH: 1,8,17574,5,6,7,8
MarriageDec 21, 1785Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12,9, 17854,9,10,7,8
1790 Census1790Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1 male 16+, 2 males under 16, 1 female11
1800 Census1800Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 9 Total: 43010-00010; 4 males, 1-9; 3 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44; 1 female 26-4412
1810 Census1810Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 11 Total: 1 male <10, 3 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44//4 female <10,1 female 26-4413
1820 Census1820Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 13 Individuals: 2 male 10-16, 3 male 16-26, 3 male 26-45, 1 male 45+; 3 female 16-26, 1 female 45+14
1830 Census1830Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 2 Total: 1 male 60 to 70 (1761-1770)// female 60 to 70 (1761-1770)15
1840 Census1840Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 2 Total: 1 male 70 to 80 (1760-1769) // 1 female 70 to 80 (1760-1769); next door to son Cephas16
DeathMay 2, 1846Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 79 y 3 m; JWH: 5,1, 1848; MLM: of morbid inflammation17,18,6,19,8
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cemetery, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 79 y. 3m.

Family

Betsy White b. 26 Jan 1767, d. 27 Feb 1860
Marriage BannThomas Houghton and Betsy White declared their intentions of marriage on Dec 1, 1785 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.20 
Marriage* Thomas Houghton married Betsy White on Dec 21, 1785 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12,9, 1785.4,9,10,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 93, 104 #197.
  2. [S78] White, Genealogy of John White, II, p. 614 #16679s.
  3. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 13 #240, 24.
  4. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 93, 104.
  5. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 65.
  6. [S78] White, Genealogy of John White, II, p. 614.
  7. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 13, 24.
  8. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 343.
  9. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 128.
  10. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 183.
  11. [S1220] 1790 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, MA, p. 222.
  12. [S1221] 1800 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, p. 220.
  13. [S1222] 1810 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 22; Page: 800.
  14. [S235] U.S. Census, Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M33_54; Page: 63.
  15. [S1224] 1830 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 68; Page: 90.
  16. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester Co., Massachusetts; Roll: 201; Page: 102.
  17. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 104.
  18. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 281.
  19. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 24.
  20. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 144.

Cephas B. Houghton1,2,3

M, #1426, b. 11 February 1792, d. 13 August 1881
Father*Thomas Houghton b. 11 Jan 1767, d. 2 May 1846
Mother*Betsy White b. 26 Jan 1767, d. 27 Feb 1860

Biography

BirthFeb 11, 1792Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 40-50 in 1840 census; age 58 in 1850 census; age 68 in 1860 census; age 88 in 1880 census; JWH, Nourse: Feb. 11, 17934,5,6,7
MarriageJun 24, 1819Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA8,6,9
1820 Census1820Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 3 Individuals: 1 male 16-26;1 female 0-10; 1 female 26-4510,11
1830 Census1830Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 5 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800)// 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800)12
1840 Census1840Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1836-1840), 1 male 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 male 40 to 50 (1790-1799) // 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 40 to 50 (1790-1799)13
1850 Census1850Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 58, a farmer, property value $4200; a few houses from mother Betsey and Abner and Aseneth Pollard14
1860 Census1860Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 68, farmer; next door to son Edward; and Anna Houghton15
1870 Census1870Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 78, a farmer, property $9000-$8000; next door to son Edward16,17
1880 Census1880Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 88, a retired farmer18
DeathAug 13, 1881Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA4,19,20
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cem, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 89 Tomb 7

Family

Sarah Whitney b. 11 Feb 1797, d. 18 Jun 1882
Marriage*Cephas B. Houghton married Sarah Whitney on Jun 24, 1819 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.8,6,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 93, 116 #355.
  2. [S78] White, Genealogy of John White, II, p. 615 #16687.
  3. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 24 #564, 45 #563.
  4. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 116.
  5. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 62.
  6. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 24, 45.
  7. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 64.
  8. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 181.
  9. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 93.
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1820 US Census, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, p. 63.
  11. [S235] U.S. Census, Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M33_54; Page: 63.
  12. [S1224] 1830 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 68; Page: 90.
  13. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard , Worcester Co., Massachusetts; Roll: 201; Page: 102.
  14. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_341; Page: 20; line 3, dwl 50-61.
  15. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester Co., Massachusetts; Microfilm: M653; Page: 38, line 30, dwl 286-306.
  16. [S235] U.S. Census, 1870 US Census, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, Box 653, p. 137b, line 30, dwl 95.
  17. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_653; Page: 137B; Image: 279; Family History Library Film: 552152; line 30, dwl 95-106.
  18. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: T9_563; Family History Film: 1254563; Page: 249A; Enumeration District: 810; sheet 23, line 36, dwl 246-279; also sheet 25, line 26, dwl 247-279.
  19. [S75] Whitcomb, Nashaway Burial Grounds, p. 72.
  20. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 45.
  21. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 87.
  22. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 63.
  23. [S1074] Town Records: Middlebury, VT, p. 37; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

Mary (?)1,2

F, #1427, d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Marriagecirca 16853,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
DeathMay 13, 1738Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Mary Houghton: This assumes this Mary was the wife of James; Torrey: 1724+12,2
Duplicate
Duplicate

Family

James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Marriage*Mary (?) married James Houghton Sr., son of Ralph Houghton and Jane (?), on circa 1685.3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 91 #119s.
  2. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 816.
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 91.
  4. [S96] NEHGR, 105 [1951]: 65.
  5. [S156] Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts.
  6. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 4, 6.
  7. [S670] Nora E. Snow Snow-Estes Ancestry, p. 361n.
  8. [S932] Virkus, Abridged Compend. of Amer. Gen. III, p. 207.
  9. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 391.
  10. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 337.
  11. [S46] Boston Transcript, 4468, Jul 29, 1937.
  12. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 158.
  13. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94, 305.

James Houghton Jr. & Sr.1,2,3,4

M, #1428, b. 1690, d. November 1756
Father*James Houghton Sr.5 b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?)5 d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birth1690Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Not in Lancaster VRs5,6,7,8
MarriageLancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs: Sarah -----; NEGHR: in Lancaster about 1720; VanNoy: about 1722; MLM: Sarah Sawyer; Snow: there is no evidence for this marriage; not in Sawyer index9,6,10,11,12,13,14
Milit-BegApr 29, 1747French and Indian Wars; Jul 24, 1748, the muster roll of a number of men that scouted by order of Colonel AbijahWillard gives the name of James Houghton of Lancaster, as in command (Mass. Archives XCII:144). "Endorsed these may certify that having advice from Capt. Stevens of No. 4 that a party of Indians ware Come between the Rivers. I sent out the within named James Houghton's Company. Signed Sam Willard" (Mass. Archives 92:144). The Company scouted six weeks from Jul. 24, 1748.

Weis: He served in the French and Indian Wars under Captain Abijah Willard, April 29, 1747, and as a Sergeant, July 19, 1748 to August 12, 1748, and as such commanded a Scout under Colonel Samuel Willard.6,12,14
DeathNov, 1756Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, James Houghton, Jr.15

Family

Sarah (?)
Marriage*James Houghton Jr. & Sr. married Sarah (?) at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs: Sarah -----; NEGHR: in Lancaster about 1720; VanNoy: about 1722; MLM: Sarah Sawyer; Snow: there is no evidence for this marriage; not in Sawyer index.9,6,10,11,12,13,14 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94 #129.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 272.
  3. [S96] NEHGR, 105 [1951]: 64.
  4. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #28, 6, 8.
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94, 305.
  6. [S96] NEHGR, 105 [1951]: 65.
  7. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5, 8.
  8. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338, 339.
  9. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94.
  10. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7.
  11. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 8.
  12. [S670] Nora E. Snow Snow-Estes Ancestry, p. 366.
  13. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 272.
  14. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 339.
  15. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 324.
  16. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 50, 280.
  17. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 50.
  18. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 50, 70.
  19. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 75.

Ralph Houghton1,2,3

M, #1429, d. circa 22 October 1710
Father*James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

BirthLancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, not in Lancaster VRs; MLM: ca. 16854,5,6
Deathcirca Oct 22, 1710Port Royal, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada7,8,9

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94 #129a.
  2. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7c.
  3. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #26.
  4. [S3] Vivian Imogene Uran, Houghton Genealogy - V.I. Uran, p. 573.
  5. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7.
  6. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5.
  7. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94.
  8. [S409] Probate Records , Middlesex Co., MA, Case 11940, FHC #397099.
  9. [S595] Rev. Abijah P. Marvin, Lancaster Hx - Marvin, p. 148.

John Houghton1,2

M, #1430, b. 1691, d. 1696
Father*James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birth1691Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Not in Lancaster VRs3,4,5
Death1696MA, USA3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94 #130.
  2. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #29.
  3. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94.
  4. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5.
  5. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338.

Thomas Houghton1,2,3

M, #1431, b. April 1696, d. 9 March 1764
Father*James Houghton Sr.4 b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

BirthApr, 1696Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, not in Lancaster VRs; bd by calculation of burial age; JWH, Weis: year only; MLM, VanNoy: 9 Feb 16965,6,4,7,8
MarriageDec 2, 1725Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by John Houghton, Just. Peace; Date:both Nourses; J.W. Houghton, 12,1,1725; White: 2 Dec 1725; MLM: Dec. 2, 17235,9,2,10,11,12,4,7,13
DeathMar 9, 1764Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Harvard VR: Mar 9,1764; ae:67.11.9;JWH, p. 93: died at the age of 68 years, 4, 10, 1764; p. 94, 3, 9, 1764;White: May 2 179014,15,16,10,17,18,13
BurialHarvard Center Burial Ground Cem, Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 67y 11m 9d

Family

Moriah Moore b. 9 Aug 1699, d. 2 May 1790
Marriage*Thomas Houghton married Moriah Moore on Dec 2, 1725 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by John Houghton, Just. Peace; Date:both Nourses; J.W. Houghton, 12,1,1725; White: 2 Dec 1725; MLM: Dec. 2, 1723.5,9,2,10,11,12,4,7,13 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94 #131.
  2. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 19, 201.
  3. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #30, 8.
  4. [S459] Marita Houghton Savage, Dinsmore Genealogy, p. 124.
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 94.
  6. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7.
  7. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5, 8.
  8. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338, 340.
  9. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 19, 286.
  10. [S78] White, Genealogy of John White, II, p. 614.
  11. [S96] NEHGR, 57 [1903]: 303.
  12. [S96] NEHGR, 17 [1863]: 73.
  13. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 340.
  14. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 93, 94.
  15. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 281.
  16. [S75] Whitcomb, Nashaway Burial Grounds, p. 52.
  17. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 8.
  18. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 16.
  19. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 280.
  20. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 63, 281.
  21. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 286.
  22. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 288.
  23. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 62.

Edward Houghton1,2,3,4,5

M, #1432, b. 1705, d. 17 March 1777
Father*James Houghton Sr.6 b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birth1705Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Not in Lancaster VRs; VanNoy: Harvard, MA; MLM: 1705; 1700 acccording to Baldwin Genealogy; CJV: MLM's death based on age of taxation?7,8,9,10,11,12
MarriageNov 16, 1727Pomfret, Windham Co., CT, USA7,2,13,4,14,9,10,15,12
DeathMar 17, 1777Union, Tolland Co., CT, USA, JWH: 17 Mar 1777, Groton MA; MLM, Woodstock CT Hx: 15 Mar 1777;7,16,9,17,18,19,20,12
BurialMar 30, 1777Union, Tolland Co., CT, USA4

Family

Abigail McCoy b. 6 Jan 1704, d. 30 Mar 1777
Marriage*Edward Houghton married Abigail McCoy on Nov 16, 1727 at Pomfret, Windham Co., CT, USA.7,2,13,4,14,9,10,15,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95 #133.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 24.
  3. [S116] B. H. Houghton, Michigan Desc. of Noah Houghton, p. 3.
  4. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7.
  5. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #34, 9.
  6. [S409] Probate Records , Middlesex Co., MA, Case 11926, FHC #397099.
  7. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95.
  8. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 6.
  9. [S227] Clarence Winthrop Bowen Ph.D. Woodstock CT Hx VII, p. 112.
  10. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5, 9.
  11. [S658] Charles Candee Baldwin Baldwin Genealogy II, p. 845.
  12. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338.
  13. [S96] NEHGR, 67 [1913]: 372.
  14. [S225] Pomfret CT VRs I, p. 2.
  15. [S658] Charles Candee Baldwin Baldwin Genealogy II, p. 846.
  16. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 9.
  17. [S228] Rev. Harvey Lawson, Union CT History.
  18. [S604] Unknown author, Union CT VRs Index.
  19. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 9.
  20. [S36] Letter, from Hayward Sanderson Houghton II, Jul 16, 2004: Bible of Cornelius Houghton in his possession.
  21. [S855] Andrew N. Adams, Adams Genealogy, p. 26.
  22. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 100.

Hannah Houghton1,2,3,4

F, #1433, b. circa 1688, d. 20 November 1754
Father*James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birthcirca 1688Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Lancaster, MA; not in Lancaster VRs3,5,6,7,8
Marriagecirca 17183,2,5,9,10,7
DeathNov 20, 1754Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, a. 663,2,5,9,7

Family

James Willard b. 1691, d. 11 Oct 1769
Marriage*Hannah Houghton married James Willard on circa 1718.3,2,5,9,10,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95 #134.
  2. [S46] Boston Transcript, 12/23/1939, #9632 HJR.
  3. [S46] Boston Transcript, Nov. 23, 1931 - 2570.
  4. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #27, 8.
  5. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 7.
  6. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5-6, 8.
  7. [S1086] Joseph Willard, Simon Willard Memory, p. 374.
  8. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338.
  9. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5, 8.
  10. [S853] Joseph Willard and Chas. W. Walker, Willard Genealogy, p. 33.
  11. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 8.

Experience Houghton1,2,3,4

F, #1434, b. circa 1700, d. 3 June 1787
Father*James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birthcirca 1700Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, not in Lancaster VRs;MLM: ca. 1703 or pre;VanNoy: c 1702, Harvard MA; Sabin: 1700, in Woodstock, CT5,6,7
MarriageJun 4, 1724Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Prentice8,9,10,3,6,11,12
No Childrn3
MarriageOct 14, 1746Pomfret, Windham Co., CT, USA, his second wife, widow of William Houghton13,7,14,15,12
DeathJun 3, 1787Pomfret, Windham Co., CT, USA, Knowles: 178916,17

Family 1

William Houghton b. 26 Apr 1696, d. 15 Jul 1743
Marriage*Experience Houghton married William Houghton, son of Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr and Mary Farrar, on Jun 4, 1724 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Prentice.8,9,10,3,6,11,12 

Family 2

Ensign Timothy Sabin b. 27 Jul 1694, d. 9 May 1780
Marriage BannExperience Houghton and Ensign Timothy Sabin declared their intentions of marriage on Sep 8, 1746 Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.18 
Marriage* Experience Houghton married Ensign Timothy Sabin on Oct 14, 1746 at Pomfret, Windham Co., CT, USA, his second wife, widow of William Houghton.13,7,14,15,12 

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95 #135.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 19, 291.
  3. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 396.
  4. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #31.
  5. [S184] VanNoy, A Houghton Family, p. 6.
  6. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5.
  7. [S543] Gordon Alan Morris and Prittie Thomas J. & Dixie, Descendants of William Sabin of Rehoboth Massachusetts, p. 38.
  8. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95, 302.
  9. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 19.
  10. [S96] NEHGR, 17 [1863]: 72.
  11. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 7, 13.
  12. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338.
  13. [S96] NEHGR, 36 [1882]: 56.
  14. [S96] NEHGR, 67 [1913]: 374.
  15. [S1088] Paul Franklin Johnson, Geneaology of Capt. John Johnson, p. 20.
  16. [S170] Knowles, Some descendants of Ralph Houghton, p. 6.
  17. [S472] Clarence Winthrop Bowen Ph.D. The History of Woodstock, Connecticut.
  18. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 31.

Ephraim Houghton1,2,3,4

M, #1435, b. circa 1702, d. 15 May 1777
Father*James Houghton Sr. b. c 1650/51, d. 17 Jul 1711
Mother*Mary (?) d. 13 May 1738

Biography

Birthcirca 1702Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, bd not in Lancaster VRs; AF: circa 1712; Lancaster VRs: death age 75 in 1777; Weis: c 17005,6
MarriageDec 15, 1726Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12, 10, 1725, Hannah Sawyer7,8,9,10,5,11
MarriageDec 31, 1761Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, widow Lois Rogers ( widow of Benj. Rogers, d. Mar. 1761); MLM: Lois Houghton nee Perus12,13,14,15,16,11
DeathMay 15, 1777Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 7517,18

Family 1

Sarah Sawyer b. 1708, d. 28 May 1761
Marriage*Ephraim Houghton married Sarah Sawyer on Dec 15, 1726 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12, 10, 1725, Hannah Sawyer.7,8,9,10,5,11 
Children

Family 2

Lois White b. 1721
Marriage*Ephraim Houghton married Lois White on Dec 31, 1761 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA, widow Lois Rogers ( widow of Benj. Rogers, d. Mar. 1761); MLM: Lois Houghton nee Perus.12,13,14,15,16,11 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95 #136.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 272, 280.
  3. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5 #33, 9.
  4. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 338.
  5. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 5, 9.
  6. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 340.
  7. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 95.
  8. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 24.
  9. [S96] NEHGR, 17 [1863]: 73.
  10. [S157] Fred E. Sawyer, Sawyer Families Gen. Dict., p. 165.
  11. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 341.
  12. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 182.
  13. [S293] Boxford MA VRs, p. 158.
  14. [S663] M.V.B. Perley, Perley Genealogy, p. 43.
  15. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 16.
  16. [S681] Will: of Ephraim Houghton, Case 30969, Vol. 14, p. 54.
  17. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 327.
  18. [S460] Marshall L. McClanahan, Ralph & Jane (Stow) Houghton - MLM, p. 9.
  19. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 56.
  20. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 60.
  21. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 283.
  22. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 286.
  23. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 289.
  24. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 292.
  25. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 294.
  26. [S43] Thomas W. Baldwin, Harvard MA VRs, p. 62.

Katherine Hoghton1,2,3

F, #1436
Father*John Hoghton4
Mother*Agnes Ashmole4

Biography

Birth
Marriage5,2,1,3

Citations

  1. [S904] Houghton Family Records;, no page, Chart by Francis W. Houghton, Apr. 8, 1869.
  2. [S200] Smith, Report to Houghton Association, p. 46, 63 (Genealogy of Francis Walter Houghton).
  3. [S1265] De Hoghton Pedigree I Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella):.
  4. [S1264] De Hoghton Pedigree II Chart;,, from Sir Bernard de Hoghton, BT, Apr 2004 (in possession of Charles J. Vella).
  5. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 33, 69.

Beatrix (?)1,2,3,4

F, #1437, d. 8 January 1720

Biography

BirthEngland, Charles Anderson: 2 Mar 1622, Briggate, Leeds, York; Burr & Gage: circa 16251,5
Marriagebefore 16506,7,1,8,3,9,10,11,12,5
DeathJan 8, 1720Lancaster, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, JWH: 8 Jan 1711/12?; BT: questions this death date: "the last trace that I can find of her seemed to show that she was in the toils of paying taxes at Lancaster, when in 1685 she appears as the Widow Houghton" on the constable's list of rate-payers.";13,14,15,3,5
BurialOld Burial Field Cemetery, Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

John Houghton b. 1624, d. 29 Apr 1684
Marriage*Beatrix (?) married John Houghton on before 1650.6,7,1,8,3,9,10,11,12,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 393.
  2. [S150] Savage, Genealogical Dictionary, II, p. 469.
  3. [S166] Cutter, New England Families II, p. 962.
  4. [S174] Wyman, Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, p. 520.
  5. [S36] Letter, from Charles D. Anderson, Apr 21, 2003.
  6. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 72.
  7. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 391.
  8. [S156] Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts, p. 241.
  9. [S199] D. A. Keizer, Houghton Hx & Gen - Keizer, p. 6.
  10. [S200] Smith, Report to Houghton Association, p. 30 (Francis Walter Houghton's Genealogy).
  11. [S415] E-mail from Roger Peterson, Oct. 17, 1999.
  12. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6.
  13. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 297.
  14. [S46] Boston Transcript, Feb. 21, 1935 - 9617.
  15. [S164] Little, Gen. and Family History of Maine, II, p. 900.
  16. [S54] Hanson, Vital Records of Dedham, p. 186.
  17. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 412.
  18. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 11.
  19. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 12.
  20. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 14.

Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10

M, #1438, b. circa 1650, d. 3 February 1736/37
Father*John Houghton b. 1624, d. 29 Apr 1684
Mother*Beatrix (?) d. 8 Jan 1720

Biography

Birthcirca 1650dd calc; CJV: Not in Dedham VRs; JWH: "according to tradition, born in England in 1650 and came to America with his parents the same year. A later report says that he was born in Dedham, Mass., which for many reasons seems more probable."; Willard, Keizer: England; MLM: B. Ca. 1650 (He was B. c 1648, acc. to Ancestors of Charles D. Bigelow and wife, Eunice Ann Howe, by Frist, p. 46); FWH: 1650; Marvin: born a year or two before his parents left the old country; Willard: c. 1850-1851, England11,4,12,13,14,15,16
MarriageJan 22, 1671/72Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Torrey: 22 Jan 1671/72; Lancaster VRs: 22 11m 1671; JWH: 1,22,1671; Clemens: 10 May 1676; NEGHR: 11/22/1671; MLM: Nov. 22, 1671/2; Nourse, Early Rec.: 11.22.167111,17,18,4,19,20,21,22,7,23,24,25,14
MarriageJan 27, 1724/25Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, John Houghton Senr. & Hannah Wilder; by ye Rev. Mr. John Prentice; Torrey: m/2 John Houghton 172526,27,28,29,30,31,7,32
DeathFeb 3, 1736/37Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Bolton Town Records: 87 years; Boston Obits: John Houghton, Esq., a. 86 y., left 7 living chn; Boston dispatch Feb 15: leaving 7 children, 54 grandchildren and 73 greatgranchildren11,33,4,19,34,22,7,35,36,37,38
ObituaryFeb 14, 1736/37Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA, Boston Evening Post39
BurialFeb 3, 1737/38Old Common Burying Ground Cemetery, Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, "Here lies buried/ye body of/John Houghton/Esquir, as you/are so were we/as we are /so will you be/who died Feb/ye 3rd Anno Dominy/i1736-7 in ye 87 th yr/of his age."; CJV: Aug. 2002 visit: Memorial to John and John Jr.40,35,41,38

Family 1

Mary Farrar b. 1648, d. 9 Apr 1724
Marriage*Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr married Mary Farrar, daughter of Jacob Farrer Sr and Ann (?), on Jan 22, 1671/72 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Torrey: 22 Jan 1671/72; Lancaster VRs: 22 11m 1671; JWH: 1,22,1671; Clemens: 10 May 1676; NEGHR: 11/22/1671; MLM: Nov. 22, 1671/2; Nourse, Early Rec.: 11.22.1671.11,17,18,4,19,20,21,22,7,23,24,25,14 
Children

Family 2

Hannah Atherton b. 10 Jan 1657, d. 4 Jan 1737/38
Marriage*Justice John Houghton Jr & Sr married Hannah Atherton on Jan 27, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, John Houghton Senr. & Hannah Wilder; by ye Rev. Mr. John Prentice; Torrey: m/2 John Houghton 1725.26,27,28,29,30,31,7,32 

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 299 #2.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 14, 19.
  3. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 211, 294.
  4. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 391.
  5. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 393.
  6. [S150] Savage, Genealogical Dictionary, II, p. 469.
  7. [S166] Cutter, New England Families II, p. 962.
  8. [S174] Wyman, Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, p. 520.
  9. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6 #1.
  10. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 282.
  11. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 299.
  12. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 393, 394.
  13. [S199] D. A. Keizer, Houghton Hx & Gen - Keizer, p. 5, 6.
  14. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6.
  15. [S200] Smith, Report to Houghton Association, p. 30 (Francis Walter Houghton's Genealogy).
  16. [S1085] Joseph Willard, Lancaster MA Hx - Willard, p. 80.
  17. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 14.
  18. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 212, 321.
  19. [S46] Boston Transcript, Sep. 31, 1934 - 9617.
  20. [S96] NEHGR, 95 [1941]:.
  21. [S96] NEHGR, 14 [1860]: 359.
  22. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 394.
  23. [S199] D. A. Keizer, Houghton Hx & Gen - Keizer, p. 6, 7.
  24. [S407] William Montgomery Clemens, Amer. Mar. Records < 1600, p. 120.
  25. [S600] Timothy Farrar Clary, Farrar Family, p. 3.
  26. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 19.
  27. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 212.
  28. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 816.
  29. [S46] Boston Transcript, 2/3/1933, #2780, LWL.
  30. [S96] NEHGR, 17 [1863]: 72.
  31. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 394, 397.
  32. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 294.
  33. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 156, 412.
  34. [S95] Newspaper, Boston Evening Post, Feb. 14, 1737.
  35. [S199] D. A. Keizer, Houghton Hx & Gen - Keizer, p. 5.
  36. [S595] Rev. Abijah P. Marvin, Lancaster Hx - Marvin, p. 740.
  37. [S626] Unknown compiler, Boston Obituaries Index, Vol. II, p. 540.
  38. [S1085] Joseph Willard, Lancaster MA Hx - Willard, p. 89.
  39. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 283.
  40. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 412.
  41. [S595] Rev. Abijah P. Marvin, Lancaster Hx - Marvin, p. 668.
  42. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 452.
  43. [S876] Woburn MA VRs I, p. 124.
  44. [S157] Fred E. Sawyer, Sawyer Families Gen. Dict., p. 201.
  45. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 15.
  46. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 302.

Robert Houghton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, #1439, b. 28 March 1659, d. 7 November 1723
Father*John Houghton8 b. 1624, d. 29 Apr 1684
Mother*Beatrix (?)8 d. 8 Jan 1720

Biography

BirthMar 28, 1659Dedham, Norfolk Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 28, 1 mo. 1659 (Dedham records); JWH: 3,28,1658; Lancaster VRs: 1698; Cutter: March 28, 1658; Pope: 28 (1) 1659; MLM: Jan. 28, 1659; FWH: 16589,10,2,11,12,8,13,5,14,15,16,17,18
Marriage1682Woburn/Lancaster, MA, USA, Burr & Gage: "He married Esther ---... She was probably Esther Lippenwell..."; Torrey, b. 1682, Woburn/Lancaster; Houghton: 1680; not in Lancaster VR9,2,19,11,3,20
DeathNov 7, 1723Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 7 Nov. 1723, in his 65th year (gravestone at Lancaster); MLM: Nov. 179,21,2,11,22,3,23,24
BurialOld Common Burying Ground Cemetery, Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 65 years21,24

Family

Esther Leppingwell b. 16 Sep 1657, d. 13 Jan 1740/41
Marriage*Robert Houghton married Esther Leppingwell on 1682 at Woburn/Lancaster, MA, USA, Burr & Gage: "He married Esther ---... She was probably Esther Lippenwell..."; Torrey, b. 1682, Woburn/Lancaster; Houghton: 1680; not in Lancaster VR.9,2,19,11,3,20 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 300 #3.
  2. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 391.
  3. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 397.
  4. [S149] Savage, Genealogical Dictionary, I, p. 469.
  5. [S156] Pope, Pioneers of Massachusetts, p. 241.
  6. [S174] Wyman, Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, p. 520.
  7. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6 #2, 7.
  8. [S54] Hanson, Vital Records of Dedham, p. 186.
  9. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 300.
  10. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 294.
  11. [S46] Boston Transcript, 3/15/1933, #6141 HF.
  12. [S46] Boston Transcript, 11/12/1924 #2311, WBBN.
  13. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 394, 397.
  14. [S166] Cutter, New England Families II, p. 962.
  15. [S200] Smith, Report to Houghton Association, p. 30,33 (Francis Walter Houghton's Genealogy).
  16. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6.
  17. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 282.
  18. [S1509] Unknown author, "unknown short article title", Vol. 19, Sept 1986; p. 222.
  19. [S46] Boston Transcript, 1935 #9617.
  20. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6, 7.
  21. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 413.
  22. [S46] Boston Transcript, 7/19/1909.
  23. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 7.
  24. [S595] Rev. Abijah P. Marvin, Lancaster Hx - Marvin, p. 668.
  25. [S876] Woburn MA VRs I, p. 124.
  26. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 15.
  27. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 453.
  28. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 55, 453.
  29. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 276, 453.
  30. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 276.
  31. [S409] Probate Records , Middlesex Co., MA, Case 11943, FHC #397099.
  32. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 398.

Jonas Houghton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

M, #1440, b. April 1663, d. 20 September 1723
Father*John Houghton12 b. 1624, d. 29 Apr 1684
Mother*Beatrix (?)12 d. 8 Jan 1720

Biography

BirthApr, 1663Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, Burr & Gage: from gravestone dd calc; J.W. Houghton, Little, Cutter: 166013,12,14,15,16,7,8,9,17,18,19,20,21
MarriageFeb 15, 1680/81Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Torrey: 16 Feb 1681, 1680/1; Woburn, Lancaster; Clemens: Woburn, MA13,2,22,4,5,14,23,24,25,26,8,27,17,28,29,30,21
MarriageMiddlesex Co., MA, USA, Middlesex Probate; widow at his death; MLM: ca. 172023,26,18,31,21
DeathSep 20, 1723Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs: aged 60 years, 5 months;JWH: 9/26/172313,32,4,24,33,14,23,34,26,27,18
BurialOld Common BG Cemetery, Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, gravestone: ae 60y 5m

Here lyes ye Body
of Mr Jonas
Houghton; Who
Died Sept. 20th, 1723
Aged 60 Years & 5 Mo.12,14,21

Family 1

Mary Burbeen b. 2 Jul 1661, d. 31 Dec 1720
Marriage*Jonas Houghton married Mary Burbeen on Feb 15, 1680/81 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Torrey: 16 Feb 1681, 1680/1; Woburn, Lancaster; Clemens: Woburn, MA.13,2,22,4,5,14,23,24,25,26,8,27,17,28,29,30,21 
Children

Family 2

Sarah (?) d. a 1723
Marriage*Jonas Houghton married Sarah (?) at Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Middlesex Probate; widow at his death; MLM: ca. 1720.23,26,18,31,21 

Citations

  1. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 301 #4.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 15.
  3. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 294.
  4. [S42] Torrey, New England Marriages, p. 391.
  5. [S46] Boston Transcript, 3/3/1915 #4550.
  6. [S80] Chandler, Houghton Genealogy, #11115.
  7. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 394, 398.
  8. [S164] Little, Gen. and Family History of Maine, p. 900.
  9. [S166] Cutter, New England Families II, p. 962.
  10. [S174] Wyman, Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, p. 520.
  11. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6 #4, 8.
  12. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 412.
  13. [S1] Dr. John Wesley Houghton M.D., Houghton Genealogy of 1912, p. 301.
  14. [S46] Boston Transcript, 11/17/1924, #2311 GAGL.
  15. [S46] Boston Transcript, 10/27/1924.
  16. [S53] Dymond, Genealogy of Hand Family, p. 208: GS.
  17. [S177] Baily, Early Massachusetts Marriages, p. 61.
  18. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 8.
  19. [S200] Smith, Report to Houghton Association, p. 30 (Francis Walter Houghton's Genealogy).
  20. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 282.
  21. [S747] Rev. Frederick Lewis Weis Lancaster MA Early Families II- Weis, p. 286.
  22. [S12] Nourse, Early Records of Lancaster, p. 321.
  23. [S46] Boston Transcript, 11/12/1924 #2311, WBBN.
  24. [S46] Boston Transcript, 5/5/1924 #1754, ALCS.
  25. [S96] NEHGR, Vol. 17, 1863, p. 70.
  26. [S117] Burr & Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass." , pp. 392-400, p. 398.
  27. [S166] Cutter, New England Families II, p. 693.
  28. [S407] William Montgomery Clemens, Amer. Mar. Records < 1600, p. 36.
  29. [S499] Woburn MA VRs III, p. 135.
  30. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 6, 8.
  31. [S409] Probate Records , Middlesex Co., MA, Case 11933, FHC #397099.
  32. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 156, 412.
  33. [S46] Boston Transcript, 3/3/1915, 10/27/1924.
  34. [S75] Whitcomb, Nashaway Burial Grounds, p. 8.
  35. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 271.
  36. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 5, 15.
  37. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 276.
  38. [S157] Fred E. Sawyer, Sawyer Families Gen. Dict., p. 134.
  39. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 5, 15, 276.