Zeruiah Houghton

F, #1651, b. 26 May 1721, d. November 1804
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthMay 26, 1721Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 23, 1738/39Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, M. Wilder: 1738
DeathNov, 1804Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Whitcomb: Zerviah Wilder
BurialChocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 83, Section V

Family

Jonathan Wilder b. 5 Oct 1710, d. 13 Jan 1794
Marriage*Zeruiah Houghton married Jonathan Wilder on Feb 23, 1738/39 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, M. Wilder: 1738. 
Children

Mindwell Houghton

F, #1652, b. 7 March 1722/23
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthMar 7, 1722/23Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 1722

Family

John Crosby
Children

Michal Houghton

F, #1653, b. 22 June 1725, d. 31 December 1816
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthJun 22, 1725Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Sterling also given
MarriageApr 8, 1748Lancaster/Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Mellen; Bouley: Sterling
DeathDec 31, 1816Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Ephraim Roper b. 21 Oct 1716, d. 5 Dec 1793
Marriage*Michal Houghton married Ephraim Roper on Apr 8, 1748 at Lancaster/Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Mellen; Bouley: Sterling. 
Children

Dinah Houghton

F, #1654, b. 8 April 1727, d. 1793
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Family

Ezra Houghton b. 2 Jul 1722, d. 18 Jul 1789
Marriage*Dinah Houghton married Ezra Houghton, son of Benjamin Houghton Jr and Ruth Wheelock, on Jun 23, 1748 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 7, 29, 1748. 
Children

Keziah Houghton

F, #1655, b. 29 May 1729
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthMay 29, 1729Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage, Weis: 29 Mar. 1729; JWH: 29 Mar 1729
MarriageApr 8, 1748Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, same day as sister Michal

Family

Ebenezer Buss b. 27 Jan 1723/24
Marriage*Keziah Houghton married Ebenezer Buss on Apr 8, 1748 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, same day as sister Michal. 
Children

Benjamin Houghton 3d

M, #1656, b. 17 November 1732, d. 25 April 1759
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthNov 17, 1732Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageAug 11, 1757Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Benjamin, 3d, by John Mellen
DeathApr 25, 1759Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 27th year
BurialChocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 27th year; Plot S

Family

Priscilla Wilder b. 11 Apr 1729, d. 18 Jan 1814
Marriage*Benjamin Houghton 3d married Priscilla Wilder on Aug 11, 1757 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Benjamin, 3d, by John Mellen. 
Child

Abigail Houghton

F, #1657, b. 27 July 1735, d. 22 February 1822
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthJul 27, 1735Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 7/17/1735
MarriageNov 17, 1757Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Nov. 27
DeathFeb 22, 1822Shutesbury, MA, USA, a. 87

Family 1

Ephraim Osgood b. 22 Jan 1726/27, d. 24 Nov 1777
Marriage*Abigail Houghton married Ephraim Osgood on Nov 17, 1757 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Nov. 27. 
Children

Family 2

Silent Wilds b. 21 Apr 1728, d. 27 Mar 1790

Family 3

James Walker

Joel Houghton

M, #1658, b. 27 September 1737, d. 23 June 1816
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthSep 27, 1737Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: "oldest son surviving" (Worcester Probate)
Milit-Beg1757He was in a mounted company which went to the relief of Ft. William Henry
MarriageFeb 25, 1761Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Mil. Serv.1775Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, an ensign Joel Houghton, was in the 3rd company of Col. John Whitcomb's regiment
1790 Census1790Sterling, MA, USA, 3 males 16+, 1 male under 16, 5 females
1800 Census1800Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 00101-40011; 1 male 16-25, 1 male 45+; 4 female 1-9, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45+
DeathJun 23, 1816Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 78; in C.C., Jul 10, 1816

Family

Sarah Pearson
Marriage*Joel Houghton married Sarah Pearson on Feb 25, 1761 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Eunice Houghton

F, #1659, b. 5 October 1739, d. 23 March 1816
Father*Benjamin Houghton Sr b. 1690, d. 28 Feb 1764
Mother*Zeruiah Moore b. 1700

Biography

BirthOct 5, 1739Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH, Burr & Gage, Weis: 15 Oct. 1739; Princeton: 15 Oct. 1729
MarriageJan 16, 1760Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathMar 23, 1816

Family

Jonathan Bayley Jr b. 21 Mar 1737, d. 1 Nov 1814
Marriage*Eunice Houghton married Jonathan Bayley Jr on Jan 16, 1760 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Jonathan Wilder

M, #1660, b. 5 October 1710, d. 13 January 1794

Biography

BirthOct 5, 1710Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 23, 1738/39Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, M. Wilder: 1738
Milit-BegRev. War
DeathJan 13, 1794Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialChocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 84; Section V

Family

Zeruiah Houghton b. 26 May 1721, d. Nov 1804
Marriage*Jonathan Wilder married Zeruiah Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Sr and Zeruiah Moore, on Feb 23, 1738/39 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, M. Wilder: 1738. 
Children

John Crosby

M, #1661

Family

Mindwell Houghton b. 7 Mar 1722/23
Children

Ephraim Roper

M, #1662, b. 21 October 1716, d. 5 December 1793

Biography

BirthOct 21, 1716Sudbury, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageApr 8, 1748Lancaster/Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Mellen; Bouley: Sterling
Milit-BegRev. War
DeathDec 5, 1793Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Michal Houghton b. 22 Jun 1725, d. 31 Dec 1816
Marriage*Ephraim Roper married Michal Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Sr and Zeruiah Moore, on Apr 8, 1748 at Lancaster/Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Mellen; Bouley: Sterling. 
Children

Salley Bailey

F, #1663, b. circa 1782
Father*Jonathan Bayley Jr b. 21 Mar 1737, d. 1 Nov 1814
Mother*Eunice Houghton b. 5 Oct 1739, d. 23 Mar 1816

Biography

Birthcirca 1782MA, USA, age 68 in 1850 census; not in Lancaster VRs
Marriage1800

Family

Joseph Gary b. 1780
Marriage*Salley Bailey married Joseph Gary on 1800. 
Children

Ephraim Osgood

M, #1664, b. 22 January 1726/27, d. 24 November 1777

Biography

BirthJan 22, 1726/27Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Milit-Beg1748in the colonial service during Indian raids
MarriageNov 17, 1757Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Nov. 27
DeathNov 24, 1777

Family

Abigail Houghton b. 27 Jul 1735, d. 22 Feb 1822
Marriage*Ephraim Osgood married Abigail Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Sr and Zeruiah Moore, on Nov 17, 1757 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, MLM: Nov. 27. 
Children

Jonathan Bayley Jr

M, #1665, b. 21 March 1737, d. 1 November 1814

Biography

BirthMar 21, 1737Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, p. 48, 24 Nov 1733; p. 66, Mar 21 1737, son of Jonathan and Bridget
Milit-BegRev. War
MarriageJan 16, 1760Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathNov 1, 1814Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Eunice Houghton b. 5 Oct 1739, d. 23 Mar 1816
Marriage*Jonathan Bayley Jr married Eunice Houghton, daughter of Benjamin Houghton Sr and Zeruiah Moore, on Jan 16, 1760 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Lydia (?)

F, #1666

Biography

Birth13 Oct 1702 if this is Lydia Bruce
Marriagecirca 1713

Family

Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Marriage*Lydia (?) married Daniel Houghton, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on circa 1713. 
Children

Thaddeus Houghton

M, #1667, b. 10 August 1718, d. 1740
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Biography

Mil. Enls1740under Capt. John Prescott in the expedition of British Vice Admiral Edward Vernon against Cartagena, Columbia
Death1740West Indies

Annis Houghton

F, #1668, b. 23 November 1718, d. 3 April 1759
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Biography

MarriageMay 26, 1749Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Wilder
DeathApr 3, 1759

Family

Jonathan Harris b. 14 Aug 1720, d. 3 Apr 1759
Marriage*Annis Houghton married Jonathan Harris on May 26, 1749 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Wilder. 
Child

Nathaniel Houghton

M, #1669, b. 25 September 1720
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Biography

Milit-Begbetween 1754 and 1757Probably the Nathaniel in the command of Col. John Winslow on the Eastern Frontier, 1754, in a roll of the troopers under Captain Samuel Haskell, 1757; in a company for the relief of the fort (Ft. Dumer). Probably resided Hinsdale, VT.

Susannah Houghton

F, #1670, b. 17 March 1722/23
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Jerusha Houghton

F, #1671, b. 14 March 1724/25
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Biography

Marriage

Family

Ebenezer Harris Jr
Marriage*Jerusha Houghton married Ebenezer Harris Jr

Molle Houghton

F, #1672, b. 19 February 1726/27
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Experience Houghton

F, #1673, b. 24 November 1728
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Jonathan Harris

M, #1674, b. 14 August 1720, d. 3 April 1759

Biography

BirthAug 14, 1720Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageMay 26, 1749Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Wilder
DeathApr 3, 1759Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

Annis Houghton b. 23 Nov 1718, d. 3 Apr 1759
Marriage*Jonathan Harris married Annis Houghton, daughter of Daniel Houghton and Lydia (?), on May 26, 1749 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Wilder. 
Child

Daniel Houghton Jr.

M, #1675, b. 19 September 1731
Father*Daniel Houghton b. c 1694, d. 25 Jun 1764
Mother*Lydia (?)

Biography

MarriageMar 5, 1750/51Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Milit-Beg1776In Capt. James Burt's company of Harvard men

Family

Experience Willard b. 2 Feb 1728
Marriage*Daniel Houghton Jr. married Experience Willard, daughter of James Willard and Hannah Houghton, on Mar 5, 1750/51 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Capt. Ephraim Sawyer

M, #1676, b. circa 1698, d. 8 May 1759

Biography

Birthcirca 1698Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Sawyer: 1698; Boston Transcript: 12/24/1924 - 1696; 2/2/1925 - 1694
MarriageMar 4, 1719/20Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 1st wife; by Justice Minott
Milit-Beg1746Military in 1746
DeathMay 8, 1759Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, same day as daughter Mary

Family 1

Eunice Houghton b. 1 Mar 1695/96, d. 24 Jun 1748
Marriage*Capt. Ephraim Sawyer married Eunice Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on Mar 4, 1719/20 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 1st wife; by Justice Minott. 
Children

Family 2

Sarah Richardson b. b 1750

Mary Sawyer

F, #1677, b. 1723, d. 8 May 1759
Father*Capt. Ephraim Sawyer b. c 1698, d. 8 May 1759
Mother*Eunice Houghton b. 1 Mar 1695/96, d. 24 Jun 1748

Family

Nathaniel Wyman b. 26 Feb 1718, d. 5 Jun 1776
Marriage*Mary Sawyer married Nathaniel Wyman on Jun 29, 1743 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Katherine Sawyer

F, #1678, b. 16 July 1727
Father*Capt. Ephraim Sawyer b. c 1698, d. 8 May 1759
Mother*Eunice Houghton b. 1 Mar 1695/96, d. 24 Jun 1748

Lt. Col. Ephraim Sawyer

M, #1679, b. 20 April 1729, d. 1813
Father*Capt. Ephraim Sawyer b. c 1698, d. 8 May 1759
Mother*Eunice Houghton b. 1 Mar 1695/96, d. 24 Jun 1748

Biography

MarriageJun 11, 1752Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1- Boston Transcript; 2 - Int
Milit-Beg1775Rev. War: Bunker Hill; 4 sons commissioned officers. in Rev. War
BT: colonel in Revolution from the Battle of Lexington to the close.
Death1813South Hero, Grand Isle Co., VT, USA
BurialSouth Hero Cemetery, South Hero, Grand Isle Co., VT, USA

Family 1

Sarah Richardson b. b 1750

Family 2

Susannah Richardson b. b 1752, d. a 1754
Marriage*Lt. Col. Ephraim Sawyer married Susannah Richardson on Jun 11, 1752 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 1- Boston Transcript; 2 - Int. 
Children

Mehitable Warner

F, #1680

Biography

Marriage
Marriage

Family 1

Josiah Houghton b. Oct 1698, d. 29 Sep 1723
Marriage*Mehitable Warner married Josiah Houghton, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen
Child

Family 2

Fortunatus Eager
Marriage*Mehitable Warner married Fortunatus Eager