Alpha Houghton

F, #43441, b. December 1815, d. 22 August 1905
Father*Jonas M. Houghton b. 19 Feb 1787, d. 6 Sep 1865
Mother*Hannah Cass b. c 1789, d. a 1871

Biography

BirthDec, 1815NY, USA, age 54 in 1870 census
MarriageJun 16, 1833Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA, Barber, Gertrude A.. Marriages taken from the Otsego Herald & Western Advertiser and Freeman's Journal : newspapers at the Cooperstown, N.Y. library. unknown, 1988. pg 75.
1870 Census1870Morris, Otsego Co., NY, USA
DeathAug 22, 1905Morris, Otsego Co., NY, USA

Family 1

William Weaver b. bt 1810 - 1819, d. bt 1840 - 1845
Marriage*Alpha Houghton married William Weaver on Jun 16, 1833 at Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA, Barber, Gertrude A.. Marriages taken from the Otsego Herald & Western Advertiser and Freeman's Journal : newspapers at the Cooperstown, N.Y. library. unknown, 1988. pg 75. 
Child

Family 2

Jacob Smith b. c 1803
MarriageAlpha Houghton married Jacob Smith
Children

William Weaver

M, #43442, b. between 1810 and 1819, d. between 1840 and 1845

Biography

Birthbetween 1810 and 1819age 20-30 in 1840 census
MarriageJun 16, 1833Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA, Barber, Gertrude A.. Marriages taken from the Otsego Herald & Western Advertiser and Freeman's Journal : newspapers at the Cooperstown, N.Y. library. unknown, 1988. pg 75.
1840 Census1840Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA, 2 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 15 to 20 (1820-1825)
Deathbetween 1840 and 1845

Family

Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905
Marriage*William Weaver married Alpha Houghton, daughter of Jonas M. Houghton and Hannah Cass, on Jun 16, 1833 at Maryland, Otsego Co., NY, USA, Barber, Gertrude A.. Marriages taken from the Otsego Herald & Western Advertiser and Freeman's Journal : newspapers at the Cooperstown, N.Y. library. unknown, 1988. pg 75. 
Child

John Leland Weaver

M, #43443, b. February 1841, d. 1900
Father*William Weaver b. bt 1810 - 1819, d. bt 1840 - 1845
Mother*Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905

Biography

BirthFeb, 1841Cooperstown, Otsego Co., NY, USA, age 9 in 1850 census; age 14 in 1855 census
Milit-Begthe army in the Black Hills
Marriage1870Fremont, NE, USA
Death1900Hill City, SD, USA

Hannah Smith

F, #43444, b. 1845
Father*Jacob Smith b. c 1803
Mother*Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905

Biography

Birth1845
Marriage

Family

Joseph Coon
Marriage*Hannah Smith married Joseph Coon

Joseph Coon

M, #43445

Biography

Marriage

Family

Hannah Smith b. 1845
Marriage*Joseph Coon married Hannah Smith, daughter of Jacob Smith and Alpha Houghton

Jacob Smith

M, #43446

Biography

Marriagew/2

Family

Hannah Smith b. 1845
Marriage*Jacob Smith married Hannah Smith, daughter of Jacob Smith and Alpha Houghton, w/2. 

Francis Smith

M, #43447, b. circa 1846
Father*Jacob Smith b. c 1803
Mother*Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905

Biography

Birthcirca 1846NY, USA, age 24 in 1870 census
Marriage

Family

Julia (?) b. c 1851
Marriage*Francis Smith married Julia (?) 
Child

Rachel Smith

F, #43448, b. circa 1849
Father*Jacob Smith b. c 1803
Mother*Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905

Biography

Birthcirca 1849NY, USA, age 21 in 1870 census

Ella Smith

F, #43449, b. circa 1851
Father*Jacob Smith b. c 1803
Mother*Alpha Houghton b. Dec 1815, d. 22 Aug 1905

Biography

Birthcirca 1851NY, USA, age 19 in 1870 census
Marriage

Family

Austin Wilson
Marriage*Ella Smith married Austin Wilson

Austin Wilson

M, #43450

Biography

Marriage

Family

Ella Smith b. c 1851
Marriage*Austin Wilson married Ella Smith, daughter of Jacob Smith and Alpha Houghton

Esther Houghton

F, #43451
Father*Jonas M. Houghton b. 19 Feb 1787, d. 6 Sep 1865
Mother*Hannah Cass b. c 1789, d. a 1871

Biography

Birth
Deathyoung

Joanna Helen Whitcomb

F, #43452, b. 13 August 1823, d. 5 June 1857
Father*Abijah Whitcomb b. 1788, d. c 1848
Mother*Lucy Stratton

Biography

BirthAug 13, 1823Swanzey, NH, USA
Marriage1841
DeathJun 5, 1857Marcelline, IL, USA

Family

Joseph Wilson
Marriage*Joanna Helen Whitcomb married Joseph Wilson on 1841. 

Joseph Wilson

M, #43453

Biography

Marriage1841

Family

Joanna Helen Whitcomb b. 13 Aug 1823, d. 5 Jun 1857
Marriage*Joseph Wilson married Joanna Helen Whitcomb, daughter of Abijah Whitcomb and Lucy Stratton, on 1841. 

Kim Perkins

F, #43454

James Riley Thompson

M, #43455

Biography

Milit-Bega Union soldier in Civil War, although his family was Confederate
Marriage

Family

Sarah Chase Russell b. c 1851
Marriage*James Riley Thompson eloped and married Sarah Chase Russell, daughter of William B. Russell and Mary Houghton

Simeon Peter Knapp

M, #43456, b. February 1830, d. 2 August 1898

Biography

BirthFeb, 1830MD, USA, Oct. 5, 1830, MD in death record, MA in 1860 census; PA in 1870 census
MarriageDec 25, 1857Ionia Co., MI, USA, with Asa and Ira Houghton as witnesses
1860 Census1860Ionia Co., MI, USA
1870 Census1870Ionia Co., MI, USA
DeathAug 2, 1898Odessa, Ionia Co., MI, USA, 67 y, 10 m, 13 d, of cancer of stomach
BurialLakeview Cemetery, Odessa, Ionia Co., MI, USA, lot 604

Family

Lydia Houghton b. 31 Jan 1839, d. 9 Apr 1917
Marriage*Simeon Peter Knapp married Lydia Houghton, daughter of Asa Houghton and Eliza Hobart, on Dec 25, 1857 at Ionia Co., MI, USA, with Asa and Ira Houghton as witnesses. 
Children

(?) Houghton

M, #43458

Family

Children

Nathan Erving Houghton

M, #43459, b. 25 July 1815
Father*(?) Houghton

Biography

BirthJul 25, 1815Wendell, MA, USA

Pricilla Alvira Houghton

F, #43460, b. 25 July 1815
Father*(?) Houghton

Biography

BirthJul 25, 1815Wendell, MA, USA

Bertha Houghton

F, #43461, d. 20 June 1955

Biography

Birth11/16/??
Marriage1928IA, USA, w/3
DeathJun 20, 1955Masonville, IA, USA

Family

Willard Perry b. 29 Jul 1869, d. 1943
Marriage*Bertha Houghton married Willard Perry on 1928 at IA, USA, w/3. 

Willard Perry

M, #43462, b. 29 July 1869, d. 1943

Biography

BirthJul 29, 1869IA, USA
Marriage1928IA, USA, w/3
Death1943Manchester, IA, USA

Family

Bertha Houghton d. 20 Jun 1955
Marriage*Willard Perry married Bertha Houghton on 1928 at IA, USA, w/3. 

Jonathan Houghton Sr

M, #43463, b. 10 February 1803, d. 15 September 1879
Father*Joseph Houghton b. c 1770
Mother*Hannah (?) b. c 1775

Biography

BirthFeb 10, 1803VT, USA, age 60, IL, in 1860 census; age 67, VT, in 1870 census; 1880 census of son George gives VT; Dave Reedy, Gary Houghton: VT; Death Certif: VT; 1910 census of son Elgin gives NY
MarriageMar 30, 1824Crosby, Leeds, Ontario, Canada, The hand-written marriage certificate of Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilchrist is glued to the inside back cover of the Houghton family bible (in the possession of great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA, in 2001). It reads: These lines may Sertify (sic) to all whom it may Concern that I married Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilcreast (sic) in the Township of South Crosby in the County of Leeds District of Johnstown and in the Province of Upper Canada in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty four. March 30th 1824. (signed) Elder Abel Stevens

Abel Stevens Sr. was a early settler who moved with his wife and family from Vermont in 1795 to Bastard township, Leeds County, Upper Canada. He was a Baptist Clergyman.

The Houghton Family Bible states that Jonathan's father's name was Joseph and his mothers name was Hannah. Also Lists Jonathan's and Nancy's sons and daughters names and date of birth.

The Bible was Jonathan and Nancy Family Bible Copyright 1859, was passed on to Jonathan Jr. and eventually to his great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA in 2001.
1860 Census1860DeKalb Twp, DeKalb Co., IL, USA, Jonathan Hatton, b. IL, age 60, farmer, property $1600-800
1870 Census1870Mayfield, Grand Traverse Co., MI, USA, Johnathan Houghton, age 67, b. VT, a farmer, property $1000-500
DeathSep 15, 1879Mayfield, Grand Traverse Co., MI, USA, at age 75y 7 m 5 d, of apoplexy; Gary Houghton: VT; Bordine: Sep 15, 1879, Grand Traverse Co. MI; Nugent: Sep 15, 1878, Mayfield MI; Houghton Bible: 15 Sep 1879
BurialEvergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, MI, USA

Family

Nancy Gilchrist b. 19 Jan 1808, d. 8 May 1893
Marriage*Jonathan Houghton Sr married Nancy Gilchrist on Mar 30, 1824 at Crosby, Leeds, Ontario, Canada, The hand-written marriage certificate of Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilchrist is glued to the inside back cover of the Houghton family bible (in the possession of great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA, in 2001). It reads: These lines may Sertify (sic) to all whom it may Concern that I married Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilcreast (sic) in the Township of South Crosby in the County of Leeds District of Johnstown and in the Province of Upper Canada in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty four. March 30th 1824. (signed) Elder Abel Stevens

Abel Stevens Sr. was a early settler who moved with his wife and family from Vermont in 1795 to Bastard township, Leeds County, Upper Canada. He was a Baptist Clergyman.

The Houghton Family Bible states that Jonathan's father's name was Joseph and his mothers name was Hannah. Also Lists Jonathan's and Nancy's sons and daughters names and date of birth.

The Bible was Jonathan and Nancy Family Bible Copyright 1859, was passed on to Jonathan Jr. and eventually to his great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA in 2001. 
Children

Oliver Houghton

M, #43464, b. 1801, d. 1872
Father*Joseph Houghton b. c 1770
Mother*Hannah (?) b. c 1775
FatherOliver Cromwell Houghton d. a 1805

Biography

Birth1801Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA, [CJV: no Everett or Oliver in 1760-1870 VT Vrs]; age 1800-1809 in 1840 census; age 49, VT, in 1850 census; age 59, VT, in 1860 census; age 69, VT, in 1870 census; Reedy: Bakersfield, VT; Derl Houghton: c 1799 or 1801 or 1805)
Marriagebetween 1834 and 1835Bedford, Ontario, Canada
1840 Census1840Lee Co., IA, USA, 6 Total: 1 male 15 to 20 (1820-1825), 1 male 30 to 40 (1800-1809) // 1 female under 5 (1836-1840), 1 female 5 to 10 (1830-1835), 1 female 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 female 30 to 40 (1800-1809)
MarriageJan 25, 1846Clark Co., MO, USA
1850 Census1850Dist. # 29, Lee Co., IA, USA, age 49, a farmer, property $800
1860 Census1860Elm, Putnam Co., MO, USA, age 59, farmer
MarriageOct 8, 1865Putnam Co., MO, USA
1870 Census1870Elm, Putnam Co., MO, USA, O. Houghton, age 69, a farmer, property $500-300
Death1872Livonia, Putnam Co., MO, USA
BurialPleasant Home Cemetery, Putnam Co., MO, USA

Family 1

Ann Jones d. 1848
Marriage*Oliver Houghton married Ann Jones on between 1834 and 1835 at Bedford, Ontario, Canada
Children

Family 2

Cynthia Ann Dudley b. 1827, d. 1864
Marriage*Oliver Houghton married Cynthia Ann Dudley on Jan 25, 1846 at Clark Co., MO, USA
Children

Family 3

Elizabeth Ann Branchomb b. c 1810
Marriage*Oliver Houghton married Elizabeth Ann Branchomb on Oct 8, 1865 at Putnam Co., MO, USA

Oliver Cromwell Houghton

M, #43465, d. after 1805

Biography

Marriage
Deathafter 1805Dummerston, Windham Co., VT, USA

Family

Cordelia Everett
Marriage*Oliver Cromwell Houghton married Cordelia Everett

Nancy Gilchrist

F, #43466, b. 19 January 1808, d. 8 May 1893

Biography

BirthJan 19, 1808Crosby, Leeds, Ontario, Canada, (age 56, IL, in 1860 census;age 62, Can, in 1870 census); Gary Houghton: 19 Jan 1808, Crosby, Canada; Reedy: Jan. 18; 1880 census of son Jonathan gives VT as bp
MarriageMar 30, 1824Crosby, Leeds, Ontario, Canada, The hand-written marriage certificate of Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilchrist is glued to the inside back cover of the Houghton family bible (in the possession of great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA, in 2001). It reads: These lines may Sertify (sic) to all whom it may Concern that I married Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilcreast (sic) in the Township of South Crosby in the County of Leeds District of Johnstown and in the Province of Upper Canada in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty four. March 30th 1824. (signed) Elder Abel Stevens

Abel Stevens Sr. was a early settler who moved with his wife and family from Vermont in 1795 to Bastard township, Leeds County, Upper Canada. He was a Baptist Clergyman.

The Houghton Family Bible states that Jonathan's father's name was Joseph and his mothers name was Hannah. Also Lists Jonathan's and Nancy's sons and daughters names and date of birth.

The Bible was Jonathan and Nancy Family Bible Copyright 1859, was passed on to Jonathan Jr. and eventually to his great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA in 2001.
1860 Census1860DeKalb Twp, DeKalb Co., IL, USA, Jonathan Hatton, b. IL, age 60, farmer, property $1600-800
1870 Census1870Mayfield, Grand Traverse Co., MI, USA, Johnathan Houghton, age 67, b. VT, a farmer, property $1000-500
DeathMay 8, 1893Mayfield, Grand Traverse Co., MI, USA, age 85 y 3 m 19 d

Family

Jonathan Houghton Sr b. 10 Feb 1803, d. 15 Sep 1879
Marriage*Nancy Gilchrist married Jonathan Houghton Sr, son of Joseph Houghton and Hannah (?), on Mar 30, 1824 at Crosby, Leeds, Ontario, Canada, The hand-written marriage certificate of Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilchrist is glued to the inside back cover of the Houghton family bible (in the possession of great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA, in 2001). It reads: These lines may Sertify (sic) to all whom it may Concern that I married Jonathan Houghton and Nancy Gilcreast (sic) in the Township of South Crosby in the County of Leeds District of Johnstown and in the Province of Upper Canada in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty four. March 30th 1824. (signed) Elder Abel Stevens

Abel Stevens Sr. was a early settler who moved with his wife and family from Vermont in 1795 to Bastard township, Leeds County, Upper Canada. He was a Baptist Clergyman.

The Houghton Family Bible states that Jonathan's father's name was Joseph and his mothers name was Hannah. Also Lists Jonathan's and Nancy's sons and daughters names and date of birth.

The Bible was Jonathan and Nancy Family Bible Copyright 1859, was passed on to Jonathan Jr. and eventually to his great-grandson Arvid R. Krasche of Woodward, IA in 2001. 
Children

Joseph Houghton

M, #43467, b. 18 April 1837, d. 6 March 1906
Father*Jonathan Houghton Sr b. 10 Feb 1803, d. 15 Sep 1879
Mother*Nancy Gilchrist b. 19 Jan 1808, d. 8 May 1893

Biography

BirthApr 18, 1837Bedford, Mississquoi, Ontario, Canada, age 23, VT, in 1860 census; age 33, Can, in 1870 census; age 43 in 1880 census; son Wyman's 1920 census gives MI; Son Joseph's 1930 census gives bp of F as MI; Gary Houghton: 4 Apr 1837
Mil. EnlsAug 14, 1862DeKalb, IL, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. K, 105th IL Infantry, a private; with brother Jonathan
Milit-EndJun 17, 1865Washington, DC, USA, with pension for disability
MarriageFeb 18, 1866DeKalb Co., IL, USA
1870 Census1870Mayfield Twp, Grand Traverse Co., MI, USA, age 33, a farmer, property $1000-300; 3 houses from brother Jonathan
1880 Census1880Cleburne, Johnson Co., TX, USA, age 43, a widower, a farmer
MarriageJan 14, 1884Cleburne, Johnson Co., TX, USA
DeathMar 6, 1906Weatherford, Parker Co., TX, USA, age 69 of a stroke at son Wyman's home

Family 1

Mary Jane Duffy b. 1845, d. Nov 1879
Marriage*Joseph Houghton married Mary Jane Duffy on Feb 18, 1866 at DeKalb Co., IL, USA
Children

Family 2

Mary Malinda Tubb
Marriage*Joseph Houghton married Mary Malinda Tubb on Jan 14, 1884 at Cleburne, Johnson Co., TX, USA

Ann Jones

F, #43468, d. 1848

Biography

Marriagebetween 1834 and 1835Bedford, Ontario, Canada
Death1848Lee Co., IA, USA

Family

Oliver Houghton b. 1801, d. 1872
Marriage*Ann Jones married Oliver Houghton, son of Joseph Houghton and Hannah (?), on between 1834 and 1835 at Bedford, Ontario, Canada
Children

George Houghton

M, #43469, b. 1836
Father*Oliver Houghton b. 1801, d. 1872
Mother*Ann Jones d. 1848

Biography

Birth1836Bedford Twp, Ontario, Canada

Sarah Houghton

F, #43470, b. 1 August 1838, d. 1919
Father*Oliver Houghton b. 1801, d. 1872
Mother*Ann Jones d. 1848

Biography

BirthAug 1, 1838Bedford, Ontario, Canada, age 14 in 1850 census
Marriage
Death1919Putnam Co., MO, USA

Family

(?) Moss
Marriage*Sarah Houghton married (?) Moss