Osmer W. Roper1

M, #22351, b. after 1857
Father*Jonas Edson Roper1 b. 14 Feb 1822, d. 15 Sep 1881
Mother*Eliza Sumner1

Biography

Birthafter 1857Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA, May 22 185?1

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

Rosa Sumner Roper1

F, #22352, b. 7 July 1860
Father*Jonas Edson Roper1 b. 14 Feb 1822, d. 15 Sep 1881
Mother*Eliza Sumner1

Biography

BirthJul 7, 1860Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA1

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

Dorcas Roper1

F, #22353, b. 5 September 1824, d. 8 August 1840
Father*Jonas Roper1 b. 8 Oct 1787, d. 1 Sep 1859
Mother*Polly Edson1 b. c 1796, d. May 1879

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.
  2. [S162] Princeton MA VRs, p. 59.
  3. [S162] Princeton MA VRs, p. 186.

Denny W. Roper1

M, #22354, b. before 1859
Father*Jonas Roper1 b. 8 Oct 1787, d. 1 Sep 1859
Mother*Polly Edson1 b. c 1796, d. May 1879

Biography

Marriage1
Birthbefore 1859

Family

Elizabeth Anna Roper
Marriage*Denny W. Roper married Elizabeth Anna Roper.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

Elizabeth Anna Roper1

F, #22355

Biography

Marriage1

Family

Denny W. Roper b. b 1859
Marriage*Elizabeth Anna Roper married Denny W. Roper, son of Jonas Roper and Polly Edson.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

Charles Roper

M, #22356
Father*Denny W. Roper b. b 1859
Mother*Elizabeth Anna Roper

Francis Roper1

M, #22357, b. before 1879
Adoptive mother*Polly Edson1 b. c 1796, d. May 1879

Biography

Birthbefore 1879

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

(?) Kilburn1

F, #22358

Biography

MarriageMay 10, 1792Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA1

Family

John Roper
Marriage*(?) Kilburn married John Roper, son of Ephraim Roper and Michal Houghton, on May 10, 1792 at Princeton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.1 

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 251.

Inez L. Whipple1

F, #22359

Biography

Marriage1

Family

Harris Hawthorne Wilder b. 7 Apr 1864
Marriage*Inez L. Whipple married Harris Hawthorne Wilder, son of Solon Wilder and Sarah W. Smith.1 

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 293.

Hedwig Lemke1

F, #22360

Biography

Marriage1

Family

Kirk Wilder Holmes b. 6 Apr 1869
Marriage*Hedwig Lemke married Kirk Wilder Holmes, son of Rev. Henry M. Holmes and Eliza Wilder.1 

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 293.

Frederick Haight1

M, #22361

Biography

Marriage1

Family

Elizabeth Wilder Holmes b. 25 Feb 1870
Marriage*Frederick Haight married Elizabeth Wilder Holmes, daughter of Rev. Henry M. Holmes and Eliza Wilder.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 293.

Rebecca Haight1

F, #22362
Father*Frederick Haight1
Mother*Elizabeth Wilder Holmes1 b. 25 Feb 1870

Citations

  1. [S303] Francis Everett ??? Blake History of the Town of Princeton Vol. II Genealogies, p. 293.

Lemuel Houghton1,2

M, #22363, b. circa 1783, d. circa 1854
Father*Lemuel Houghton3 b. 25 Sep 1735, d. bt 1810 - 1811
Mother*Dinah Osgood3 b. 10 Mar 1738

Biography

Birthcirca 1783Westminster, MA, USA, age 67 in 1850 census4,5
Marriage6,7
1810 Census1810Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA, 3 Total;1 male male 0-10, 1 male 26-45,1 female 26-454,8
Milit-Beg1810Capt. James Thompson, Lemuel Houghton, ensign, of a rifle company9
Milit-Beg1811NY, USA, Daniel Houghton, captain, vice N. Rose, resigned; Elijah Smith lieutenant, vice D. Houghton, promoted10,11
Milit-End1811NY, USA, Capt. Daniel Houghton; Tracy Ensworth, ensign do, vice L. Houghton, do.11
1820 Census1820Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA, 5 individuals: 2 males 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 26-45, 1 female 26-45,12,13
1840 Census1840Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, USA, 3 Total: 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809), 1 male 50 to 60 (1780-1789) // 1 female 50 to 60 (1780-1789)14
1850 Census1850Worcester, Otsego, NY, USA, Lemuel, 67, a shoemaker7
Deathcirca 1854Worcester, NY, USA15

Family

Abigail (?) b. c 1782, d. bt 1855 - 1860
Marriage*Lemuel Houghton married Abigail (?)6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1800 Otsego Co NY Census Index, p. 44.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, Box 579, p. 181.
  3. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 5.
  4. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 14.
  5. [S128] Brainard,Genealogy of John Nutting, Worcester, Otsego, New York; Roll: M432_579; Page: 181;
    line 5, dwl 298-302.
  6. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 15.
  7. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego, New York; Roll: M432_579; Page: 181;
    line 5, dwl 298-302.
  8. [S1222] 1810 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego, New York; Roll: 34; Page: 249.
  9. [S909] Unknown compiler, Council of Appointment, I: 1124.
  10. [S36] Letter, Transcript of William Flint letter, from Rebecca Stacknow, Sep. 27, 1999.
  11. [S909] Unknown compiler, Council of Appointment, II: 1231.
  12. [S235] U.S. Census, 1820 US Census, Worcester, Otsego Co., NY, p. 18.
  13. [S1223] 1820 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego, New York; Roll: M33_74; Page: 18.
  14. [S1225] 1840 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego, New York; Roll: 329; Page: 304.
  15. [S36] Letter, from Harriett Houghton Guldahl, Jan 24, 2003.

Luke Houghton1,2,3,4

M, #22364, b. 1775, d. 1860
Father*Lemuel Houghton5 b. 25 Sep 1735, d. bt 1810 - 1811
Mother*Dinah Osgood5 b. 10 Mar 1738

Biography

Birth1775MA, USA, 76 in 1850 census2,6,3
Marriagecirca 17957,3
1800 Census1800Worcester, Otsego, NY, USA, 10100-10200; 1 male <10; 1 male 16-26; 1 female <10; 2 female 16-268,9
1820 Census1820Hamburg, Niagara Co., NY, USA, 8 Individuals: 1 male 16-18, 3 male 16-26; 1 male 45+; 1 female 10-16, 1 female 16-26, 1 female 26-4510,11
1850 Census1850Conneaut Twp, Crawford Co., PA, USA, Luke, 76; farmer, property $600; Mary, 73; next door to Frederick Houghton3
Death1860Conneaut, Crawford Co., PA, USA, Burmann, Lewis: 1860; White: 185312,13,14
BurialKeepville Cemetery, Albion, Erie Co., PA, USA4

Family

Mary (?) b. 1778, d. 1853
Marriage*Luke Houghton married Mary (?) on circa 1795.7,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1800 Otsego Co NY Census Index, p. 44.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Nancy White, 1/1999.
  3. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Conneaut, Erie, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_778; Page: 461; line 36, dwl 180-182.
  4. [S1485] Findagrave.com, online http://www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  5. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 5.
  6. [S415] E-mail from Fran Bumann, Oct. 25, 2002, based on Mormon Historical Studies publication, Spring 2002.
  7. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 8.
  8. [S1221] 1800 U.S. Federal Census , Worcester, Otsego Co, NY, p. 44/41/664.
  9. [S867] Phillip McMullin, NY in 1800, p. 118.
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1820 US Census, Hamburg, Niagara Co., NY, p. 167.
  11. [S1223] 1820 U.S. Federal Census , Hamburg, Niagara, New York; Roll: M33_69; Page: 202A.
  12. [S36] Letter, from Nancy White, 1/1999.
  13. [S415] E-mail from Richard Lewis, May 22, 2001.
  14. [S415] E-mail from Fran Bumann, Oct. 25, 2002, based on Mormon Historical Studies publication, Nauvoo Journal, Fal 1993, p. 24.
  15. [S1195] Lemuel Houghton, Jan 20, 1949 unknown repository, p. 7.
  16. [S1197] Janet Wethy Foley, Early Settlers of New York State, Vol. Vi, Oct 1939, no. 4.
  17. [S415] E-mail from Sam Taylor, 2/1999.

Elizabeth F. Houghton1,2

F, #22365, b. circa 1805, d. 15 July 1892
Father*Plutarch P. Houghton b. 13 Nov 1770, d. 20 May 1852
Mother*Jadidah Fletcher3 b. c 1773, d. 12 Dec 1865

Biography

Birthcirca 1805VT, USA, age 45 in 1850 census; age 55 in 1860 census1,4
MarriageNov 30, 1839Fremont, Lake Co., IL, USA, his neighbor; Lake Co. IL Hx: Dec. 1839; Lic. 92M1868, Book A, p. 45,6
1850 Census1850Fremont, Lake, IL, USA, Charles, age 43, farmer, property $1800; Elizabeth, 45; Plutarch, 80; Jedinah, 77; living next door to Paschal Houghton7
1860 Census1860Fremont, Lake Co., IL, USA, age 55, a farmer, property $4500-500; next door to Paschal Houghton8
DeathJul 15, 1892Lake Co., IL, USA1
BurialWauconda Cemetery, Wauconda, Lake Co., IL, USA, Inscription:
"Entered the Higher Life July 15, 1892 In The 87th Year of Her Age" "Mother"

Note: 3 names on stone Charles Fletcher, William Oscar Sowles & Elizabeth F. Fletcher9

Family

Charles Fletcher b. 1806, d. 16 Feb 1882
Marriage*Elizabeth F. Houghton married Charles Fletcher his neighbor; Lake Co. IL Hx: Dec. 1839; Lic. 92M1868, Book A, p. 4 in Nov 30, 1839 at Fremont, Lake Co., IL, USA.5,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S308] Donald E. Gradeless, Rev. Lineages IL SAR, p. 140.
  2. [S869] John J. Halsen, Lake Co. IL Hx, Biography of Plutarch Houghton.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Fremont, Lake Co., IL, Box 114, p. 76.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1850 US Census, Fremont, Lake Co., IL, Box 114, p. 76, line 19.
  5. [S869] John J. Halsen, Lake Co. IL Hx, p. 38.
  6. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900: Houghton Surname search.
  7. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Fremont, Lake Co., IL, Box 114, p. 76, line 19.
  8. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Fremont, Lake Co., IL, p. 834, line 39, dwl 3248-3218.
  9. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Jane Houghton1

F, #22366

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 385.
  2. [S11] Lancaster MA VRs, p. 384.

Charles Elijah Houghton1,2

M, #22367, b. 1791, d. 10 June 1877
Father*Elijah Houghton3 b. bt 1746 - 1750, d. 1830
Mother*Sarah Jackson3 b. 1754, d. b 1820

Biography

Birth1791Culpeper Co., VA, USA, age 65 in 1860 census; age 79 & 80 in 1870 census1,4,5
Mil. Serv.1812VA, USA, in the War of 1812, srv Capt. Charles Shackelford's Co., 1st Regiment, (Crutchfield's), VA Militia, a private6,7
MarriageJun 10, 1818Culpeper, Culpeper Co., VA, USA, married by Baptist
minister Lewis Conner;
Carol Houghton: Chesterfield, VA8,4,5
Marriage1830Baptist minister William F.
Broadus
1870 Census1870Edgar, Edgar Co., IL, USA, age 80, with Sylva Johnson, RI, 69; Nelson Johnson, 23, IL, Joseph Johnson 33, IL, Elizabeth Johnson 19, IN, and Jefferson, 2, IL; 20 houses from son Stapleton Houghton9
DeathJun 10, 1877Metcalf, Edgar Co., IL, USA, at home of his son, Stapleton Houghton; Carol Houghton: Montezuma, Park, IN4,5

Family 1

Catherine Norman b. c 1795, d. 1847
Marriage*Charles Elijah Houghton married Catherine Norman on Jun 10, 1818 at Culpeper, Culpeper Co., VA, USA, married by Baptist
minister Lewis Conner;
Carol Houghton: Chesterfield, VA.8,4,5 
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Houghton b. c 1792
Marriage*Charles Elijah Houghton married Elizabeth Houghton on 1830 Baptist minister William F.
Broadus. 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Mr. Sissal, 1997.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Claudia Bourdon, 8 Jan 2002.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Ruth Anne Heeter, June 2003.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Claudia Bourdon, 1 Jun 2000.
  5. [S415] E-mail from Bob Matkins, Jan. 5, 2003.
  6. [S924] Virgil D. White, War of 1812 Pension Files, p. 1027.
  7. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, War of 1812 Service Records, Oct. 10, 2001.
  8. [S415] E-mail from Charla Lord, Mar. 1, 2000.
  9. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Edgar, Edgar Co., IL, Roll 218, p. 42, line 8, dwl 242-242.

Jefferson Houghton1

M, #22368, b. circa 1819, d. July 1883
Father*Charles Elijah Houghton1 b. 1791, d. 10 Jun 1877
Mother*Catherine Norman b. c 1795, d. 1847

Biography

Birthcirca 1819Culpeper Co., VA, USA, age 41 in 1860 census; age 51 in 1860 census1,2,3
MarriageNov 23, 1846Muskingum Co., OH, USA, Rootsweb: Mar 24 18444,2
1860 Census1860Edgar Twp, Edgar Co., IL, USA, age 41, a farmer, property $680; and a Jonas Houghton, 5, IL and George J. Houghton, 4, IN (probably sons of Stapleton Houghton)5
1870 Census1870Parke Co., IN, USA, age 51, farming6
DeathJul, 18834,2

Family

Eliza Norman b. 1816
Marriage*Jefferson Houghton married Eliza Norman on Nov 23, 1846 at Muskingum Co., OH, USA, Rootsweb: Mar 24 1844.4,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Mr. Sissal, 1997.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Bob Matkins, Jan. 5, 2003.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1860 US Census, Edgar Twp, Edgar Co., IL, p. 693B, line 7, dwl 3212-2238.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb. Com, Claudia's Families, Jan. 28, 2002.
  5. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Edgar Twp, Edgar Co., IL, p. 693B, line 7, dwl 2312-2238.
  6. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Reserve, Parke, Indiana; Roll: M593_349; Page: 165; line 31, dwl 20-20.

Eliza Norman1

F, #22369, b. 1816

Biography

Birth1816OH, USA, age "24" in 1860 census; age 45 in 1870 census1,2,3
MarriageNov 23, 1846Muskingum Co., OH, USA, Rootsweb: Mar 24 18442,3
1860 Census1860Edgar Twp, Edgar Co., IL, USA, age 41, a farmer, property $680; and a Jonas Houghton, 5, IL and George J. Houghton, 4, IN (probably sons of Stapleton Houghton)4
1870 Census1870Parke Co., IN, USA, age 51, farming5

Family

Jefferson Houghton b. c 1819, d. Jul 1883
Marriage*Eliza Norman married Jefferson Houghton, son of Charles Elijah Houghton and Catherine Norman, on Nov 23, 1846 at Muskingum Co., OH, USA, Rootsweb: Mar 24 1844.2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Mr. Sissal, 1997.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb. Com, Claudia's Families, Jan. 28, 2002.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Bob Matkins, Jan. 5, 2003.
  4. [S1227] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , Edgar Twp, Edgar Co., IL, p. 693B, line 7, dwl 2312-2238.
  5. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Reserve, Parke, Indiana; Roll: M593_349; Page: 165; line 31, dwl 20-20.

Elizabeth Houghton1

F, #22370, b. 19 January 1851, d. 16 April 1915
Father*Jefferson Houghton2 b. c 1819, d. Jul 1883
Mother*Eliza Norman2 b. 1816

Biography

BirthJan 19, 1851Terre Haute, Vigo Co., IN, USA, (age 9 in 1860 census)1,3
DeathApr 16, 1915Canton, McPherson Co., KS, USA2,4

Family

Joseph Newberry Johnson b. 1 Jan 1839, d. 24 Jul 1901
MarriageElizabeth Houghton married Joseph Newberry Johnson on Jun 20, 1867 at Parke Co., IN, USA.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb. Com, Claudia's Families, Jan. 28, 2002.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Mr. Sissal, 1997.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Bob Matkins, Jan. 5, 2003.
  4. [S415] E-mail from Claudia Bourdon, Jan. 8, 2002.

Joseph Newberry Johnson1

M, #22371, b. 1 January 1839, d. 24 July 1901

Biography

BirthJan 1, 1839Paris, Edgar Co., IL, USA2,1
MarriageJun 20, 1867Parke Co., IN, USA1
DeathJul 24, 1901Canton, McPherson Co., KS, USA1

Family

Elizabeth Houghton b. 19 Jan 1851, d. 16 Apr 1915
Marriage*Joseph Newberry Johnson married Elizabeth Houghton, daughter of Jefferson Houghton and Eliza Norman, on Jun 20, 1867 at Parke Co., IN, USA.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Bob Matkins, Jan. 5, 2003.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Mr. Sissal, 1997.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb. Com, Claudia's Families, Jan. 28, 2002.

Orion Henry Newton1,2

M, #22379

Biography

MarriageFeb 11, 1829Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA1,2

Family

Hannah Ann Haven b. 11 Sep 1808
Marriage*Orion Henry Newton married Hannah Ann Haven, daughter of Elijah Haven and Susan Lamb, on Feb 11, 1829 at Bolton, Worcester Co., MA, USA.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S67] Vital Records of Bolton, p. 135.
  2. [S690] Clarence Winthrop Bowen Ph.D. Woodstock CT Hx VI, p. 765.