Evelyn Houghton1

F, #80701, b. circa 1928

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Birthcirca 1928IL, USA, age 2 in 1930 census; age 12 in 1940 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Ionia, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 16; sheet 3B; line 79, dwl 516-59-72.

Karl Houghton1

M, #80702, b. May 1897, d. 24 July 1905

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BirthMay, 1897NY, USA, age 3 in 1900 census1
DeathJul 24, 1905Lake Pleasant, NY, USA, age 82

Citations

  1. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas; Roll: T623 79; Enumeration District: 113; sheet 24A; line 5, dwl 445-447.
  2. [S95] Newspaper, New York Times Archives: Jul 31, 1905.

Iva A. Merritt1,2

F, #80703, b. circa 1898

Family: Charles Houghton b. 30 Apr 1892

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Birthcirca 1898MI, USA, age 21 in 1920 census; age 32 in 1930 census; age 43 in 1940 census3
Marriagecirca 1914age 22 and 173
1920 Census1920Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 27, farmer2
1930 Census1930Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 38, a cattle buyer3
1940 Census1940Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 47, farmer4
ParentsDparents born in MI3

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Larry R. Houghton, Jan 7, 2006.
  2. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll T625_772; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 91; line 60, dwl 76-76.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; page 198; sheet 4A; line 7, dwl 78-78.
  4. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: T627_1764; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 34-30; line 41, dwl 124.

Russell M. Houghton1

M, #80704, b. 28 April 1921, d. 25 November 1996

Family: Gloria Burke

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BirthApr 28, 1921MI, USA, age 8 in 1930 census; age 18 in 1940 census1,2
Marriage3
SSN384-12-1165
DeathNov 25, 1996Cadillac, Wexford Co., MI, USA2

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; page 198; sheet 4A; line 7, dwl 78-78.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , http://www.death-record.com/d/n/Russell-Houghton
  3. [S415] E-mail from Larry R. Houghton, Jan 7, 2006.

Wilma Helena Laux1

F, #80705, b. 6 December 1904, d. 29 November 1989

Family: Lyle Houghton b. 26 Nov 1898, d. Oct 1965

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BirthDec 6, 1904Saranc, MI, USA, age 25 in 1930 census; age 35 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1923age 23 and 181
1930 Census1930Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 30, farmer1
1940 Census1940Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 41, farmer2
DeathNov 29, 1989Ionia, MI, USA
ParentsDfather born in MI, mother born in Denmark

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; sheet 6B; line 83, dwl 143-143.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: T627_1764; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 34-30; line 27, dwl 121.

Richard Lorn Houghton1

M, #80706, b. circa 1923, d. 21 December 1990

Family: Judith Maxine Klee b. 22 Dec 1926, d. 8 Nov 2000

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Birthcirca 1923MI, USA, age 7 in 1930 census; age 17 in 1940 census1
Occupation1940farm laborer
DeathDec 21, 1990Wyoming, MI, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; sheet 6B; line 83, dwl 143-143.

Shirley Ann Houghton1

F, #80707, b. 14 November 1925, d. 26 October 2013

Family: Leo E. Seymour Jr d. b 2013

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BirthNov 14, 1925Ionia, MI, USA, twin, age 4 5/12 in 1930 census; age 14 in 1940 census1
MarriageOct 18, 1947Ionia, MI, USA2
Children+Tom (Sally) Seymour, Barbara (Alan) Hass, Dan (Judy) Seymour, Nancy Simard, Karen Seymour and MaryJane (Don) Fraker
DeathOct 26, 2013MI, USA
ObituaryOct 29, 2013SEYMOUR, SHIRLEY ANN Grand Rapids Age 87, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 26, 2013. She was born on November 14, 1925 in Ionia, the daughter of Lyle and Wilma (Laux) Houghton. Besides raising her six children, Shirley enjoyed bowling, golfing, a rousing game of hearts and many theater trips to New York. She was very proud of working for the Rationing Board during WWII. In her later years, she used her amazing skills working estate sales. Shirley is preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Leo E. Seymour, Jr; twin brother, Stuart Houghton; brother, Richard and Judy Houghton; sister-in-law, Marilyn Houghton. Surviving are children, Tom (Sally) Seymour, Barbara (Alan) Hass, Dan (Judy) Seymour, Nancy Simard, Karen Seymour and MaryJane (Don) Fraker; ten grandchildren, seven great- grandchildren; sister-in-law, Shirley Houghton. A Celebration of Shirley's life will be held at 1 PM Friday, November 1, 2013 at the Lehman Funeral Home, 220 Rich St., Ionia. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 11 AM until 1 PM before the service. The family would like to extend a special Thank You for the wonderful care and love given to her at Holland Home Fulton Manor these past four-plus years. Also, Thank You to Faith Hospice Trillium Woods for the tender care given in her last days. Memorial contributions may be made to American Alzheimer's Association in memory of Shirley. Online condolences may be made at www.lehmanfuneralhomes.com.

Published in Grand Rapids Press on Oct. 29, 2013 .
BurialSunset Memorial Cemetery, Ionia, MI, USA

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; sheet 6B; line 83, dwl 143-143.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Larry R. Houghton, Jan 7, 2006.

Stuart L. Houghton1

M, #80708, b. 14 November 1925, d. 31 October 2010

Family 1: Marilyn Jean Cahill b. 1 Aug 1930, d. 27 Nov 2008

Family 2: Shirley Horrocks

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BirthNov 14, 1925MI, USA, twin; age 4 5/12 in 1930 census; age 14 in 1940 census1
MarriageOct 8, 1949Ionia, MI, USA2
MarriageJul 27, 1968MI, USA
DeathOct 31, 2010Ionia, MI, USA
ObituaryStuart, 84 of Ionia passed away at his home with his family by his side. He was the son of Lyle and Wilma (Laux) Houghton. Stuart married Shirley Horrocks July 27, 1968.

He owned and operated Houghton Beef Packers for 27 years. He enjoyed bowling and loved to help his neighbors by plowing snow and mowing lawns. He also loved to farm, raise cattle and horses.

Stuart is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Shirley Houghton; sons, Doug (Carol) Houghton of Stanton and Robert Houghton of Clarksville; sister, Shirley (Leo) Seymour of Grand Rapids; four grandchildren, Mike Houghton of Montana, Tom (Jenny) Houghton of Ionia, Harvey (Annette) Houghton of Mesick, MI, and Shelly (Dan) Wiergan of Newaygo; eight great grandchildren; three step great grandchildren; mother in law, Eleonore Horrocks of Ionia; aunt, Dorothy Laux of Ionia; sister in laws, Dixie Murawa, Kay (George) Bryant and Gerri Brown; brother in laws, Kenneth (Sara) Horrocks, James (Dorothy) Horrocks and Lindsey (Cindy) Horrocks and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three sons, Terrance Lee Houghton, David Craig Houghton and Ricky Lee Horrocks; two daughters, Tammy Sue Horrocks and Robin Lynn Horrocks; brother, Richard Houghton; sister in law, Judith Houghton, father in law, Otto Horrocks and sister in law Genia Jo Horrocks. Anyone wishing may make a memorial contribution in Stuart's name to Heartland Hospice.

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; sheet 6B; line 83, dwl 143-143.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Larry R. Houghton, Jan 7, 2006.

Juanita L. Butler1,2

F, #80709, b. circa 1900

Family: Bert Houghton b. 24 Sep 1894, d. Sep 1966

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Birthcirca 1900NY, USA, age 20 in 1920 census; age 30 in 1930 census; age 39 in 1940 census1
Marriagecirca 1919Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 24 and 191
1920 Census1920Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 25, farmer3
1930 Census1930Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 35, farmer; next door to brother Lyle; and Anna A. Butler, 68, NY1
1940 Census1940Orange, Ionia Co., MI, USA, age 45, farmer; and mother in law Anna Butler, 78, widow4
ParentsDAnna A. Butler; parents born in NY

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: 992; Enumeration District: 29; sheet 6B; line 93, dwl 144-144.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Larry R. Houghton, Jan 7, 2006.
  3. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll T625_772; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 91; line 71, dwl 22-22.
  4. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Orange, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: T627_1764; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 34-30; line 23, dwl 119.

Newton Gates Flippen1

M, #80710, b. 6 April 1884, d. May 1963

Family: Catherine Haughton b. 15 Jul 1894, d. 1 Jan 1983

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BirthApr 6, 1884age 54 in 1940 census1
MarriageJun 17, 19171
1940 Census1940Highland Park, TX, USA, age 54, reality investments manager2
SSNTX, USA, 460-22-1052
DeathMay, 19631

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Highland Park, Dallas, Texas; Roll: m-t0627-04015; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 57-3F.

Newton Gates Flippen Jr1

M, #80711, b. 14 April 1918

Family: Dorthy Exall b. 6 Jan 1923, d. 21 Feb 2003

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BirthApr 14, 1918Dallas, Dallas Co., TX, USA, age 21 in 1940 census1
Marriage1

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Dorthy Exall1

F, #80712, b. 6 January 1923, d. 21 February 2003

Family: Newton Gates Flippen Jr b. 14 Apr 1918

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BirthJan 6, 19231
Marriage1
SSNTX, USA, 454-68-6413
DeathFeb 21, 2003Dallas, Dallas Co., TX, USA1
ParentsDHenry Exall and Dorthy Brannen

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Barry Dorothy Haughton1

F, #80713, b. 28 August 1945

Family: Robert Joseph Obrien b. 6 Jul 1942

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BirthAug 28, 1945Dallas, Dallas Co., TX, USA1
Marriage1

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Robert Joseph Obrien1

M, #80714, b. 6 July 1942

Family: Barry Dorothy Haughton b. 28 Aug 1945

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BirthJul 6, 1942Dallas Co., TX, USA1
Marriage1
ParentsSHarold Aloysious Obrien and Adelaide Agnes Esser

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Catherine Haughton Flippen1

F, #80715, b. after 1945, d. 25 January 1983

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Birthafter 19451
DeathJan 25, 1983Dallas Co., TX, USA1

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Dorothy Adele Flippen1

F, #80716, b. 1 October 1951

Family: Talmadge W. Jenkins b. c 1952

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BirthOct 1, 1951Dallas, Dallas Co., TX, USA1
MarriageFeb 28, 1976Dallas Co., TX, USA1
DivorceMay 8, 1978
DivorceNov 26, 1985
No Childrnby first two husbands

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Talmadge W. Jenkins1

M, #80717, b. circa 1952

Family: Dorothy Adele Flippen b. 1 Oct 1951

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Birthcirca 19521
MarriageFeb 28, 1976Dallas Co., TX, USA1
DivorceMay 8, 1978

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

George W. Nickerson1

M, #80718, b. circa 1947

Family: Dorothy Adele Flippen b. 1 Oct 1951

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Birthcirca 19471
MarriageNov 27, 19841
DivorceNov 26, 1985

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Donny E. Bussa1

M, #80719, b. circa 1966

Family: Dorothy Adele Flippen b. 1 Oct 1951

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Birthcirca 19661
MarriageFeb 17, 19931

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  1. [S415] E-mail from Jim Hudson, Feb 5, 2005.

Kate Houghton1

F, #80720, b. circa 1866

Family:

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Birthcirca 1866OH, USA, age 64 in 1930 census1
1930 Census1930Spring Arbor, Jackson Co., MI, USA, age 64, widow1
ParentsDparents born in USA1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Spring Arbor, Jackson Co., Michigan; Roll: 996; Enumeration District: 48; sheet 9B; line 82, dwl 227-233.

Merle E. Houghton1

F, #80721, b. circa 1893

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Birthcirca 1893OH, USA, age 37 in 1930 census1
Occupation1930postmistriss

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Spring Arbor, Jackson Co., Michigan; Roll: 996; Enumeration District: 48; sheet 9B; line 82, dwl 227-233.

Mary A. Houghton1

F, #80722, b. circa 1910

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Birthcirca 1910OH, USA, age 20 in 1930 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Spring Arbor, Jackson Co., Michigan; Roll: 996; Enumeration District: 48; sheet 9B; line 82, dwl 227-233.

Marguerite Ruth Oldt1

F, #80723, b. 24 September 1904

Family: George S. Houghton b. 29 Apr 1905

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BirthSep 24, 1904Edmore, Montcalm Co., MI, USA, age 25 in 1930 census1
1930 CensusApr 23, 1930Bowne, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 24, a creamery truck driver1
1940 Census1940Lowell, MI, USA, age 34, transportation expressman2
ParentsDfather born in PA, mother born in MI1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Bowne, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 999; Enumeration District: 106; sheet 10B; line 79, dwl 265-265.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Lowell, Kent, Michigan; Roll: m-t0627-01775; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 41-23.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: T626_938; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 143; Image: 0366; line 25, dwl 18-478-50.

Dr. Raymond L. Houghton OD1

M, #80724, b. 20 September 1928, d. July 2007

Family 1: Mary June Klein d. Aug 1974

  • Marriage*: Dr. Raymond L. Houghton OD married Mary June Klein on Jun 29, 1950.

Family 2: Cynthia Joann Quandt

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BirthSep 20, 1928MI, USA, age 1 7/12 in 1930 census; age 11 in 1940 census1
MarriageJun 29, 1950
Marriage
DeathJul, 2007White Pigeon, MI, USA
ObituaryJul 12, 2007HOUGHTON, Raymond L; 78; White Pigeon MI; SturgisJournal; 2007-7-12

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Bowne, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 999; Enumeration District: 106; sheet 10B; line 79, dwl 265-265.

Jannet B. Houghton1

F, #80725, b. circa 1878

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Birthcirca 1878Scotland, age 52 in 1930 census1
Immigration1925

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1004; Enumeration District: 95; sheet 1B; line 52, dwl 1015-15-15.

Nancy Y. Houghton1

F, #80726, b. circa 1904

Family: Chester C. Freeland b. c 1904

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Birthcirca 1904Scotland, age 26 in 1930 census1
Immigration1923
Marriagecirca 1925age 21 and 211
1930 Census1930Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 26, fuel oil well city salesman1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1004; Enumeration District: 95; sheet 1B; line 52, dwl 1015-15-15.

Chester C. Freeland1

M, #80727, b. circa 1904

Family: Nancy Y. Houghton b. c 1904

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Birthcirca 1904MI, USA, age 26 in 1930 census1
Marriagecirca 1925age 21 and 211
1930 Census1930Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 26, fuel oil well city salesman1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1004; Enumeration District: 95; sheet 1B; line 52, dwl 1015-15-15.

Frances E. Houghton1

F, #80728, b. circa 1912

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Birthcirca 1912MI, USA, age 8 in 1920 census; age 18 in 1930 census1

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lowell, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1004; Enumeration District: 120; page 90, sheet 3A; line 1, dwl 56-56.

Lewis A. Houghton1

M, #80729, b. circa 1916

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Birthcirca 1916MI, USA, age 4 3/12 in 1920 census; age 14 in 1930 census; age 24 in 1940 census1
Occupation1940automobile crane operator

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Lowell, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1004; Enumeration District: 120; page 90, sheet 3A; line 1, dwl 56-56.

Bertha Rhowmine1

F, #80730, b. circa 1894

Family: Clifford A. Houghton b. 3 Oct 1896, d. 22 Apr 1956

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Birthcirca 1894MI, USA, age 36 in 1930 census; age 44 in 1940 census1
MarriageJun 17, 1922age 27 and 281
1930 Census1930Wyoming, Kent Co., MI, USA, age 35, commercial salesman1
1940 Census1940Wyoming, MI, USA, age 44, gov. census squad leader2
ParentsDfather born in LA, mother born in French Canada

Citations

  1. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Wyoming, Kent Co., Michigan; Roll: 1005; Enumeration District: 145; page 177, sheet 11A; line 38, dwl 52-7-7.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Wyoming Park-Beverly, Kent, Michigan; Roll: m-t0627-01776; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 41-51A.