James Houghton

M, #1681, b. 18 November 1764, d. 27 February 1843
Father*Josiah Houghton Jr b. 4 Apr 1724, d. 30 May 1800
Mother*Abigail Godfrey

Biography

BirthNov 18, 1764Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Milit-BegMA, USA, Revol. War: Cpl VT
MarriageMay 26, 1787Wendell, Franklin Co., MA, USA, Bailey: Court of Genl. Sess. Book 4 (Lib. L.) p. 249 written in
1790 Census1790Westfield, Washington Co., NY, USA, James Haughton: 1 male 16+; 2 females
DeathFeb 27, 1843Chester, Warren Co., NY, USA, CA DAR: Feb 27 1834

Family

Lois Farr b. 26 Dec 1764, d. 15 Apr 1820
Marriage*James Houghton married Lois Farr on May 26, 1787 at Wendell, Franklin Co., MA, USA, Bailey: Court of Genl. Sess. Book 4 (Lib. L.) p. 249 written in. 
Children

Richard Wilds

M, #1682

Biography

MarriageMar 2, 1721/22Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton

Family

Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
Marriage*Richard Wilds married Ruth Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on Mar 2, 1721/22 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children

Jonas Wilds

M, #1683, b. 27 January 1722/23
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

John Wilds

F, #1684, b. 15 November 1724, d. 24 April 1737
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Biography

DeathApr 24, 1737Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Bernard Wilds

M, #1685, b. 20 March 1725/26
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Silent Wilds

M, #1686, b. 21 April 1728, d. 27 March 1790
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Biography

DeathMar 27, 1790age 63

Family 2

Abigail Houghton b. 27 Jul 1735, d. 22 Feb 1822

Susanna Wilds

F, #1687, b. 27 September 1730
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Margaret Wilds

F, #1688, b. 18 March 1732/33
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

David Wilds

M, #1689, b. 2 November 1735
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Ruth Wilds

F, #1690, b. 13 April 1740
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700

Abigail (?)

F, #1691, d. 31 July 1804

Biography

Marriage
1790 Census1790Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 2 females
1800 Census1800Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, 2 females 45+
DeathJul 31, 1804Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 73

Family

Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Marriage*Abigail (?) married Stephen Houghton, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen
Children

Abigail Houghton

F, #1692, b. 14 January 1726/27, d. circa 1805
Father*Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Mother*Abigail (?) d. 31 Jul 1804

Biography

BirthJan 14, 1726/27Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Deathcirca 1805Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, an Aigail Houghten, age 73 (in C.C. Jan 9, 1805)

Ebenezer Houghton

M, #1693, b. 4 July 1728, d. 14 February 1732/33
Father*Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Mother*Abigail (?) d. 31 Jul 1804

Biography

BirthJul 4, 1728Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr: Lancaster (Bolton)
DeathFeb 14, 1732/33Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Mary Jones

F, #1694, b. 8 March 1700, d. after 1760

Biography

BirthMar 8, 1700Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
MarriageOct 8, 1725Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 1724, Concord Records; JWH: 10,8,1725; Concord VR & Bailey 8 Oct 1725
Deathafter 1760Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Family

James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Marriage*Mary Jones married James Houghton Jr, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on Oct 8, 1725 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 1724, Concord Records; JWH: 10,8,1725; Concord VR & Bailey 8 Oct 1725. 
Children

Silence Houghton

F, #1695, b. 2 December 1727
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthDec 2, 1727Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 4,19, 1728

Family

Oliver Hoar
MarriageSilence Houghton married Oliver Hoar on Feb 28, 1754 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Millen; MLM: Apr. 11, 1746;p. 23, Feb. 28, 1753/4. 
Child

Nathaniel Houghton

M, #1696, b. 5 September 1729, d. 18 September 1817
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthSep 5, 1729Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 3/31/1730
MarriageJun 29, 1758Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 6,27,1758; MLM: June 23, 1759
Milit-Beg1780Rev. War; JWH: 'Tradition says that he was a paymaster in the army, under Washington, and the writer of this early record says further that, as a result of his labors in the cause of freedom, he had collected a trunk full of depreciated currency. His honesty is unquestionable; had it been otherwise he would have gathered coin.'

Nourse, Annals: gives a Nathaniel Houghton, Jan. 1780, Oct. 24, 1780, Feb. 19, 1781
1790 Census1790Sterling, MA, USA, 3 males 16+, 3 males under 16, 2 females
1800 Census1800Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 00201-00011; 2 male 16-25, 1 male 45+, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45+
DeathSep 18, 1817Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, CJV: same town as son Nathaniel; VR: palsey and old age; MLM: 1839

Family

Mary Richardson b. 4 Feb 1738/39
Marriage*Nathaniel Houghton married Mary Richardson on Jun 29, 1758 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 6,27,1758; MLM: June 23, 1759. 
Children

John Houghton

M, #1697, b. 13 February 1730/31
*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother-???*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthFeb 13, 1730/31Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, CJV: bd confused with son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Brigham

Amity Houghton

F, #1698, b. 14 November 1731
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Family

Jonathan Geary b. 24 May 1729, d. 1759
Marriage*Amity Houghton married Jonathan Geary on Aug 2, 1750 at King's Chapel, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA
Children

James Houghton

M, #1699, b. 3 December 1733
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthDec 3, 1733Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12, 13, 1733; Will: 2nd son

Catherine Houghton

F, #1700, b. 29 November 1735
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother-???*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthNov 29, 1735Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Levina Houghton

F, #1701, b. 2 January 1738/39, d. 17 April 1818
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Biography

BirthJan 2, 1738/39Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageDec 28, 1769Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathApr 17, 1818Whatley, MA, USA, age 78

Family

Silas Smith b. 15 Aug 1736, d. 2 Dec 1805
Marriage*Levina Houghton married Silas Smith on Dec 28, 1769 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Ebenezer Polley

M, #1702, b. 27 June 1725

Biography

MarriageJan 11, 1724/25Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton

Family

Dorcas Houghton b. 1706
Marriage*Ebenezer Polley married Dorcas Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on Jan 11, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children

Ebenezer Polley

M, #1703, b. 24 October 1726
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706

Biography

BirthOct 24, 1726Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Joseph Polley

M, #1704, b. 3 September 1728
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706

Biography

BirthSep 3, 1728Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Mary Polley

F, #1705, b. 27 November 1731
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706

Biography

BirthNov 27, 1731Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Samuel Carter Jr.

M, #1706, b. 1703, d. 1761
Father*Samuel Carter
Mother*Dorothy Wilder

Biography

Birth1703Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageFeb 14, 1724/25Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton
Death1761

Family

Jemimah Houghton
Marriage*Samuel Carter Jr. married Jemimah Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, on Feb 14, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children

Milicent Carter

F, #1707, b. 29 August 1726, d. 24 December 1813
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton

Biography

BirthAug 29, 1726Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJul 3, 1750Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by Josiah Converse, Esq.
DeathDec 24, 1813Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Wid. Mellicent, old age; MLM: Dec. 24, 1814

Family

Abiathar Houghton Sr b. 21 Jan 1725/26, d. 8 Jan 1777
Marriage*Milicent Carter married Abiathar Houghton Sr, son of Gershom Houghton and Elizabeth Rugg, on Jul 3, 1750 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by Josiah Converse, Esq. 
Children

Alice Joslin

F, #1708, b. 25 September 1726, d. 5 February 1808

Biography

BirthSep 25, 1726Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 83 at death
DeathFeb 5, 1808Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, 182: age 83; p. 356, age 82, pleurasy; JWH: 23 Jun 1802

Family

Trumpeter Abijah Houghton Sr b. 23 Sep 1723, d. 23 Jan 1802
Children

Lucy Carter

F, #1709, b. 18 August 1727
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton

Biography

BirthAug 18, 1727Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJan 2, 1747Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJun 6, 1764

Family 1

Joshua Osgood b. 13 Apr 1725, d. 10 Mar 1760
Marriage*Lucy Carter married Joshua Osgood on Jan 2, 1747 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Gideon Ellis
Marriage*Lucy Carter married Gideon Ellis on Jun 6, 1764. 
Child

Dorothy Carter

F, #1710, b. 21 June 1729
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton

Biography

BirthJun 21, 1729Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr: 21 Jan 1729