Cyrus Houghton Brooks

M, #41701, b. 17 September 1828, d. 2 April 1927
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthSep 17, 1828Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageDec 15, 1853
MarriageFeb 9, 1857Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2
DeathApr 2, 1927Galva, Henry Co., IL, USA

Family 1

Louisa Reed d. 4 Apr 1856
Marriage*Cyrus Houghton Brooks married Louisa Reed on Dec 15, 1853. 

Family 2

Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912
Marriage*Cyrus Houghton Brooks married Amelia Jane Miles on Feb 9, 1857 at Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2. 
Children

Elzina Brooks

F, #41702, b. 5 July 1830, d. 4 April 1921
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthJul 5, 1830Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageJul 27, 1848New Berry, Knox Co., IL, USA
DeathApr 4, 1921Yates City, IL, USA

Family

William Luther Goold b. 8 Aug 1820, d. 4 Jun 1909
Marriage*Elzina Brooks married William Luther Goold on Jul 27, 1848 at New Berry, Knox Co., IL, USA
Children

Orin Dean Brooks

M, #41703, b. 12 August 1833, d. 27 July 1908
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthAug 12, 1833Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Marriagecirca 1852
DeathJul 27, 1908Douglas, WY, USA

Family

Ann Maria Hall b. 8 Feb 1836
Marriage*Orin Dean Brooks married Ann Maria Hall on circa 1852. 
Children

Darius Houghton Brooks

M, #41704, b. 22 December 1835, d. 10 December 1925
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthDec 22, 1835Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
MarriageAug 18, 1859Nekona, IL, USA
DeathDec 10, 1925Creston, IA, USA

Family

Marion Bush b. 21 Jul 1839, d. 10 Jul 1912
Marriage*Darius Houghton Brooks married Marion Bush on Aug 18, 1859 at Nekona, IL, USA

George Henry Brooks

M, #41705, b. 7 June 1839, d. before 1885
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthJun 7, 1839Chester, Windsor Co., VT, USA
Deathbefore 1885

Amelia Celina Brooks

F, #41706, b. 30 October 1846
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthOct 30, 1846Peoria, IL, USA

Mary Amelia Brooks

F, #41707, b. 15 April 1843, d. 1 September 1917
Father*George Metcalf Brooks b. 20 Dec 1802, d. 13 Mar 1889
Mother*Celina Houghton b. 3 Aug 1806, d. 24 Jul 1877

Biography

BirthApr 15, 1843Olney, Richland Co., IL, USA, MLM: Chester, VT
MarriageDec 22, 1867
DeathSep 1, 1917Greenfield, IA, USA

Family

John Evans b. 14 Mar 1844
Marriage*Mary Amelia Brooks married John Evans on Dec 22, 1867. 
Child

Amelia Jane Miles

F, #41708, b. 7 September 1831, d. 12 February 1912

Biography

BirthSep 7, 1831New York City, NY, USA
MarriageFeb 9, 1857Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2
DeathFeb 12, 1912Galva, IL, USA

Family

Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Marriage*Amelia Jane Miles married Cyrus Houghton Brooks, son of George Metcalf Brooks and Celina Houghton, on Feb 9, 1857 at Elmwood, Peoria Co., IL, USA, w/2. 
Children

Leroy Llewelyn Brooks

M, #41709, b. 25 November 1857, d. 30 January 1947
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Biography

BirthNov 25, 1857Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
Marriage
DeathJan 30, 1947CA, USA

Family

Sofa Alice Chase b. 13 Dec 1859
Marriage*Leroy Llewelyn Brooks married Sofa Alice Chase
Children

Sofa Alice Chase

F, #41710, b. 13 December 1859

Biography

BirthDec 13, 1859
Marriage

Family

Leroy Llewelyn Brooks b. 25 Nov 1857, d. 30 Jan 1947
Marriage*Sofa Alice Chase married Leroy Llewelyn Brooks, son of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles
Children

Elsie Lucretia Brooks

F, #41711, b. 9 March 1864, d. 25 July 1880
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Biography

BirthMar 9, 1864Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
DeathJul 25, 1880Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA

Emma Lavinia Brooks

F, #41712, b. 3 September 1865
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Biography

BirthSep 3, 1865Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageApr 15, 1886Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given

Family

William Lorenzo Harris b. 31 May 1863, d. 11 Nov 1943
Marriage*Emma Lavinia Brooks married William Lorenzo Harris on Apr 15, 1886 at Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given. 
Children

William Lorenzo Harris

M, #41713, b. 31 May 1863, d. 11 November 1943

Biography

BirthMay 31, 1863
MarriageApr 15, 1886Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given
DeathNov 11, 1943

Family

Emma Lavinia Brooks b. 3 Sep 1865
Marriage*William Lorenzo Harris married Emma Lavinia Brooks, daughter of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles, on Apr 15, 1886 at Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA, 1896 given. 
Children

Elura Louise Brooks

F, #41714, b. 19 March 1869, d. 28 February 1940
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Biography

BirthMar 19, 1869Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageDec 9, 1896
DeathFeb 28, 1940Galva, IL, USA

Family

Bertram Wilson Cole b. 7 Jul 1874
Marriage*Elura Louise Brooks married Bertram Wilson Cole on Dec 9, 1896. 
Children

Bertram Wilson Cole

M, #41715, b. 7 July 1874

Biography

BirthJul 7, 1874Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageDec 9, 1896

Family

Elura Louise Brooks b. 19 Mar 1869, d. 28 Feb 1940
Marriage*Bertram Wilson Cole married Elura Louise Brooks, daughter of Cyrus Houghton Brooks and Amelia Jane Miles, on Dec 9, 1896. 
Children

Rose Amelia Brooks

F, #41716, b. 3 July 1873, d. 12 February 1963
Father*Cyrus Houghton Brooks b. 17 Sep 1828, d. 2 Apr 1927
Mother*Amelia Jane Miles b. 7 Sep 1831, d. 12 Feb 1912

Biography

BirthJul 3, 1873Brimfield, Peoria Co., IL, USA
MarriageOct 28, 1914Galva, IL, USA
DeathFeb 12, 1963Galva, IL, USA

Family

Charles Edwin Mitchell b. 21 May 1875, d. 25 Jun 1945
Marriage*Rose Amelia Brooks married Charles Edwin Mitchell on Oct 28, 1914 at Galva, IL, USA

Lovica C. Ripley

F, #41717, b. 22 December 1810, d. July 1876

Biography

BirthDec 22, 1810Tinmouth, VT, USA, (age 34 in 1850 census; age 59 in 1870 census)
Marriage1839Rutland, VT, USA
1850 Census1850Wheatland, Will Co., IL, USA, age 41, a farmer, property $1200
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, age 60, a farmer, property $8300-2285
DeathJul, 1876Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family

Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Marriage*Lovica C. Ripley married Leland Houghton, son of Darius Houghton Jr and Almira Gill, on 1839 at Rutland, VT, USA
Children

Franklin Houghton

M, #41718, b. 12 June 1840, d. 10 June 1899
Father*Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Mother*Lovica C. Ripley b. 22 Dec 1810, d. Jul 1876

Biography

BirthJun 12, 1840Rutland, VT, USA, (age 10 in 1850 census; age 30 in 1870 census; age 39 in 1880 census)
MarriageNov 14, 1864Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, next to father; age 30, a farmer, property $1600-775
1880 Census1880Crescent, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
DeathJun 10, 1899Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family

Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908
Marriage*Franklin Houghton married Sarah Jane Mellen on Nov 14, 1864 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL. 
Children

Sarah Jane Mellen

F, #41719, b. 25 August 1845, d. 25 January 1908

Biography

BirthAug 25, 1845Winhall, VT, USA, (age 24 in 1870 census; age 34 in 1880 census; Aug 1846, age 53 in 1900 census)
MarriageNov 14, 1864Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL
1870 Census1870Rockville, Kankakee Co., IL, USA, next to father; age 30, a farmer, property $1600-775
1880 Census1880Crescent, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
DeathJan 25, 1908Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA

Family

Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Marriage*Sarah Jane Mellen married Franklin Houghton, son of Leland Houghton and Lovica C. Ripley, on Nov 14, 1864 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic 1356; Brandt: Wesley, Will Co., IL. 
Children

Charles Arthur Houghton

M, #41720, b. 28 August 1869, d. 17 August 1910
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Biography

BirthAug 28, 1869Wesley Twp, Will Co., IL, USA, age 9/12 in 1870 census; age 9 in 1880 census; Aug 1869, age 30 in 1900 census; age 40 in 1910 census
1900 Census1900Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, farmer
1910 Census1910Willamette, Lane Co., OR, USA, age 40, farmer
DeathAug 17, 1910Harrisburg, OR, USA

Family

Clarissa Hazlett b. 16 Jun 1871, d. 30 May 1934
MarriageCharles Arthur Houghton married Clarissa Hazlett on Jun 10, 1897 at Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302. 
Child

Eva Lovica Houghton

F, #41721, b. 11 April 1876, d. 4 August 1934
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Biography

BirthApr 11, 1876Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 4 in 1880 census; Apr 1875, age 25 in 1900 census; age 34 in 1910 census
MarriageAug 29, 1894Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 28, RR brakeman; and brother Henry Cassidy
1910 Census1910Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, age 37, railroad switchman, and Henry J. Cassidy, brother, 27, IL; and Roxanne Kimball, grandmother, 90, MA
DeathAug 4, 1934Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, Illinois Death Certificate # 6022080
BurialWood Lawn Cemetery, Forest Park, IL, USA

Family

John Chestnut Cassidy b. 24 Jul 1872, d. 6 Mar 1950
Marriage*Eva Lovica Houghton married John Chestnut Cassidy on Aug 29, 1894 at Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
Children

Amy Houghton

F, #41722, b. February 1884
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Biography

BirthFeb, 1884Gilman, IL, USA, age 16 in 1900 census
Marriage

Family

Charles E. Funk
Marriage*Amy Houghton married Charles E. Funk
Child

George Houghton

M, #41723, b. 19 July 1873, d. 10 March 1875
Father*Franklin Houghton b. 12 Jun 1840, d. 10 Jun 1899
Mother*Sarah Jane Mellen b. 25 Aug 1845, d. 25 Jan 1908

Biography

BirthJul 19, 1873IL, USA
DeathMar 10, 1875Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
BurialAshkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Clarissa Hazlett

F, #41724, b. 16 June 1871, d. 30 May 1934

Biography

BirthJun 16, 1871IL, USA, age 29 in 1900 census; age 38 in 1910 census
MarriageJun 10, 1897Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302
1900 Census1900Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, farmer
1910 Census1910Willamette, Lane Co., OR, USA, age 40, farmer
DeathMay 30, 1934Zillah, WA, USA

Family

Charles Arthur Houghton b. 28 Aug 1869, d. 17 Aug 1910
Marriage*Clarissa Hazlett married Charles Arthur Houghton, son of Franklin Houghton and Sarah Jane Mellen, on Jun 10, 1897 at Ashkum, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Lic. 7729, Book B2, p. 302. 
Child

John Chestnut Cassidy

M, #41725, b. 24 July 1872, d. 6 March 1950

Biography

BirthJul 24, 1872New York, New York Co., NY, USA, Jul 1871, age 28 in 1900 census; age 37 in 1910 census
MarriageAug 29, 1894Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 28, RR brakeman; and brother Henry Cassidy
1910 Census1910Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, age 37, railroad switchman, and Henry J. Cassidy, brother, 27, IL; and Roxanne Kimball, grandmother, 90, MA
DeathMar 6, 1950Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA

Family

Eva Lovica Houghton b. 11 Apr 1876, d. 4 Aug 1934
Marriage*John Chestnut Cassidy married Eva Lovica Houghton, daughter of Franklin Houghton and Sarah Jane Mellen, on Aug 29, 1894 at Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
Children

Herrick Houghton

M, #41726, b. 2 January 1845, d. 13 April 1924
Father*Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Mother*Lovica C. Ripley b. 22 Dec 1810, d. Jul 1876

Biography

BirthJan 2, 1845Rutland, VT, USA, age 5 in 1880 census; age 25 in 1870 census; age 35 in 1880 census; Jan 1845, age 55 in 1900 census; age 65 in 1910 census; age 74 in 1920 census
Milit-BegIL, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. A, 39th Illinois Infantry, a private and a Chaplain
MarriageFeb 19, 1868Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301
1880 Census1880Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 35, a farmer
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 65, post office post master
DeathApr 13, 1924Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA

Family

Nancy E. Mellen b. Mar 1844, d. 10 Sep 1921
Marriage*Herrick Houghton married Nancy E. Mellen on Feb 19, 1868 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301. 
Child

Nancy E. Mellen

F, #41727, b. March 1844, d. 10 September 1921

Biography

BirthMar, 1844VT, USA, age 27 in 1870 census; age 37 in 1880 census; age 56 in 1900 census; age 67 in 1910 census; age 76 in 1920 census
MarriageFeb 19, 1868Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301
1880 Census1880Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 35, a farmer
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 65, post office post master
DeathSep 10, 1921Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, Cert. 28181, filed Sep 10, 1921

Family

Herrick Houghton b. 2 Jan 1845, d. 13 Apr 1924
Marriage*Nancy E. Mellen married Herrick Houghton, son of Leland Houghton and Lovica C. Ripley, on Feb 19, 1868 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Book B, Lic. 1998; also 3/5/1868, Iroquois Co. IL: Book A, p. 16, Lic. 301. 
Child

William L. Houghton

M, #41728, b. November 1869, d. before 1920
Father*Herrick Houghton b. 2 Jan 1845, d. 13 Apr 1924
Mother*Nancy E. Mellen b. Mar 1844, d. 10 Sep 1921

Biography

BirthNov, 1869IL, USA, (age 6/12 in 1870 census; age 10 in 1880 census; age 30 in 1900 census)
MarriageJul 28, 1892Livingston Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4485, Book J.
Marriagecirca 1895mar 5 years in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, grocery salesman
Marriagecirca Oct, 1909mar 7 months in 1910 census; her 1st, his 3rd
1910 Census1910Gilman, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 40, distributing agent, Standard Oil Co.
Deathbefore 1920wife is widow

Family 1

Myrtle Stafford
Marriage*William L. Houghton married Myrtle Stafford on Jul 28, 1892 at Livingston Co., IL, USA, Lic. 4485, Book J. 

Family 2

Ella M. Thrasher b. May 1870
Marriage*William L. Houghton married Ella M. Thrasher on circa 1895 mar 5 years in 1900 census. 
Children

Family 3

Marie A. Davis b. c 1874, d. 5 Jul 1943
Marriage*William L. Houghton married Marie A. Davis on circa Oct, 1909 mar 7 months in 1910 census; her 1st, his 3rd. 

Ella M. Thrasher

F, #41729, b. May 1870

Biography

BirthMay, 1870IL, USA, age 30 in 1900 census
Marriagecirca 1895mar 5 years in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Douglas, Iroquois Co., IL, USA, age 30, grocery salesman

Family

William L. Houghton b. Nov 1869, d. b 1920
Marriage*Ella M. Thrasher married William L. Houghton, son of Herrick Houghton and Nancy E. Mellen, on circa 1895 mar 5 years in 1900 census. 
Children

Sidney Houghton

M, #41730, b. 3 March 1850, d. 8 September 1914
Father*Leland Houghton b. 31 Aug 1809, d. 22 Jan 1882
Mother*Lovica C. Ripley b. 22 Dec 1810, d. Jul 1876

Biography

BirthMar 3, 1850Wheatland Twp, Will Co., IL, USA, age 3/12, VT, in 1850 census; age 20, VT, in 1870 census; age 30, IL, in 1880 census; Mar 1850, age in 1900 census; age 60 in 1910 census
MarriageNov 23, 1871Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Lic. 2918, Book B, p. 93
1880 Census1880Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA, age 30, a conductor on a horse car
1900 Census1900Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., NM, USA, age 50, mail car. city del.
1910 Census1910Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., NM, USA, age 60, city mail carrier
DeathSep 8, 1914Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., NM, USA

Family

Amy Mellen b. 2 Jan 1851
Marriage*Sidney Houghton married Amy Mellen on Nov 23, 1871 at Kankakee Co., IL, USA, Lic. 2918, Book B, p. 93. 
Children