Joel Chandler Houghton

M, #8371, b. 21 December 1826, d. 2 March 1897
Father*Joel Houghton b. 3 Oct 1801, d. 1900
Mother*Almira Whitney b. c 1803

Biography

BirthDec 21, 1826VT, USA, age 33 in 1860 census; age 44, VT, in 1870 census; age 54, VT, in 1880 census
Marriage1853
1860 Census1860Oswegatchie, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 33 farmer; living with John and Almedia Davis, CT and NY
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 44, a farmer, property $15,250-6000, with John F. Davies, 74, CT and Almeda Davies, 70, NY
1880 Census1880Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 54, a farmer
DeathMar 2, 1897NY, USA
BurialDavies Cemetery, Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA

Family

Belvidere Davis b. 5 Jan 1830, d. 5 Jan 1911
Marriage*Joel Chandler Houghton married Belvidere Davis on 1853. 
Child

Jane A. Houghton

F, #8372, b. 5 February 1832, d. circa 1919
Father*Joel Houghton b. 3 Oct 1801, d. 1900
Mother*Almira Whitney b. c 1803

Biography

BirthFeb 5, 1832VT, USA, age 25 in 1860 census; Jennie A, age 37 in 1870 census; Jennie, age 48 in 1880 census; age 67 in 1900; age 78 in 1910 census census
1880 Census1880Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 79, a retired merchant
1900 Census1900Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 64, grocery salesman; widower, boarder with William and Susan Douglass
1910 Census1910Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 78, single, own income
Deathcirca 1919Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA

Warren W. Houghton

M, #8373, b. 27 September 1835, d. 7 March 1919
Father*Joel Houghton b. 3 Oct 1801, d. 1900
Mother*Almira Whitney b. c 1803

Biography

BirthSep 27, 1835Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 23, VT, in 1860 census; age 34 in 1870 census; MLM: typo 1853; age 45, NY, in 1880 census; Sep 1835, age 64, VT, in 1900 census; age 76 in 1910 census; 1880 census of son Fred gives VT as bp; 1930 census of son Horatio and Sherrill give VT
MarriageApr, 1862
Mil. EnlsAug 4, 1862Albany, Albany Co., NY, USA, in the Union Army, Comp. C, 7th NY Heavy Artillery, a private, age 26
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 34, a crockery dealer, property $-800
1880 Census1880Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 45, a clerk
1900 Census1900Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 64, grocery salesman; widower, boarder with William and Susan Douglass
DeathMar 7, 1919Black Lake, NY, USA

Family

Phoebe Goodnow b. c 1840, d. Jul 1896
Marriage*Warren W. Houghton married Phoebe Goodnow on Apr, 1862. 
Children

Luther Wesley Houghton

M, #8374, b. 13 August 1839
Father*Joel Houghton b. 3 Oct 1801, d. 1900
Mother*Almira Whitney b. c 1803

Biography

BirthAug 13, 1839VT, USA, age 20, VT, in 1860 census; age 30, NY, in 1870 census; age 40 in 1880 census; Aug 1839, age 60, VT, in 1900 census; age 70 in 1910 census; age 80 in 1920 census
MarriageJan 6, 1862
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 30, a crockery dealer
1880 Census1880Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 40, a clerk
1900 Census1900Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 60, packing house buyer
1910 Census1910Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 70, furniture salesman

Family

Caroline L. Disbrow b. May 1844
Marriage*Luther Wesley Houghton married Caroline L. Disbrow on Jan 6, 1862. 
Children

Henry A. Houghton

M, #8375, b. 5 November 1841, d. 8 July 1878
Father*Joel Houghton b. 3 Oct 1801, d. 1900
Mother*Almira Whitney b. c 1803

Biography

BirthNov 5, 1841VT, USA, age 17 in 1860 census; age 28 in 1870 census
DeathJul 8, 1878

Belvidere Davis

F, #8376, b. 5 January 1830, d. 5 January 1911

Biography

BirthJan 5, 1830NY, USA, age 30 in 1860 census; age 39 in 1870 census; age 50 in 1880 census; age 80 in 1910 census
Marriage1853
1860 Census1860Oswegatchie, Saint Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 33 farmer; living with John and Almedia Davis, CT and NY
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 44, a farmer, property $15,250-6000, with John F. Davies, 74, CT and Almeda Davies, 70, NY
1880 Census1880Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 54, a farmer
BurialDavies Cemetery, Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA
DeathJan 5, 1911

Family

Joel Chandler Houghton b. 21 Dec 1826, d. 2 Mar 1897
Marriage*Belvidere Davis married Joel Chandler Houghton, son of Joel Houghton and Almira Whitney, on 1853. 
Child

Phoebe Goodnow

F, #8377, b. circa 1840, d. July 1896

Biography

Birthcirca 1840NY, USA, age 30 in 1870 census; age 39, NY, in 1880 census; 1880 census of son Fred gives NY as bp
MarriageApr, 1862
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 34, a crockery dealer, property $-800
1880 Census1880Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 45, a clerk
DeathJul, 1896JWH, MLM: gives as dd of husband Warren; but he is alive in 1900 censuus

Family

Warren W. Houghton b. 27 Sep 1835, d. 7 Mar 1919
Marriage*Phoebe Goodnow married Warren W. Houghton, son of Joel Houghton and Almira Whitney, on Apr, 1862. 
Children

Caroline L. Disbrow

F, #8378, b. May 1844

Biography

BirthMay, 1844NY, USA, Clarisia L., age 27 in 1870 census; age 35 in 1880 census; age 56 in 1900 census; age 66 in 1910 census
MarriageJan 6, 1862
1870 Census1870Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 30, a crockery dealer
1880 Census1880Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence Co., NY, USA, age 40, a clerk
1900 Census1900Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 60, packing house buyer
1910 Census1910Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., WI, USA, age 70, furniture salesman

Family

Luther Wesley Houghton b. 13 Aug 1839
Marriage*Caroline L. Disbrow married Luther Wesley Houghton, son of Joel Houghton and Almira Whitney, on Jan 6, 1862. 
Children

Charlotte Houghton

F, #8379, b. 1771
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Family

Joshua Burditt b. 3 Jun 1768
Marriage*Charlotte Houghton married Joshua Burditt on Oct 6, 1793 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Arethusa Houghton

F, #8380, b. 1773, d. 3 January 1808
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Family

Ethan Kendall Jr. b. 7 May 1772, d. 4 Mar 1848
Marriage*Arethusa Houghton married Ethan Kendall Jr. on Feb 21, 1796 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Abner Houghton

M, #8381, b. 1776, d. 21 April 1866
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

Birth1776Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 84 in 1860 census; Sandy: Dec. 20 1775
MarriageMay 11, 1804Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1810 Census1810Hubbardston, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 6 Total: 1 male <10, 1 male 26-44//3 female <10, 1 female 26-44
1820 Census1820Hubbardston, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 11 Individuals: 2 male 0-10, 1 male 16-18, 1 male 16-26, 1 male 26-45; 3 female 0-10, 2 female 10-16, 1 female 26-45
1830 Census1830Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, 6 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 50 to 60 (1771-1780), 1 male 80 to 90 (1741-1750)// 1 female 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 female 40 to 50 (1781-1790)
1850 Census1850Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 74, a laborer; and an Otis Houghton, age 16, a laborer
1860 Census1860Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathApr 21, 1866Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialLeg Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 90; also Cheever Cemetery

Family

Phebe Coolidge b. 23 Apr 1782, d. 20 Feb 1873
Marriage*Abner Houghton married Phebe Coolidge, daughter of Robert Coolidge and Lois Whitney, on May 11, 1804 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Keziah Houghton

F, #8382, b. 1777, d. 1861
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

Birth1777Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageJWH: 1740 [Date wrong given her bd; not in Lancaster VRs]
Death1861
BurialWylie Cemetery, Franklin Co., NY, USA

Family

Jehial Wilcox
Marriage*Keziah Houghton married Jehial Wilcox JWH: 1740 [Date wrong given her bd; not in Lancaster VRs]. 
Child

Polly Houghton

F, #8383, b. 1780, d. 26 July 1865
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

Birth1780Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
MarriageNov 24, 1802Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA
DeathJul 26, 1865Keene, NH, USA, or Jul . 29; aged 85

Family

Archelaus Ellis b. 14 Oct 1778, d. 26 Feb 1845
Marriage*Polly Houghton married Archelaus Ellis on Nov 24, 1802 at Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA
Child

Theophilus Lilly Houghton

M, #8384, b. 11 March 1785, d. 5 January 1872
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

BirthMar 11, 1785Sterling, MA, USA, age 65, MA, in 1850 census; age 70, NH, in 1855 census; age 75, NH, in 1860 census; JWH: 11 Aug; MLM: Nov. 11; not in VRs
MarriageDec 31, 1821Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA
1830 Census1830New York, New York Co., NY, USA, 7 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 male 40 to 50 (1781-1790)// 1 female under 5 (1826-1830), 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800)
1840 Census1840New York, New York Co., NY, USA, 4 Total: 1 male 20 to 30 (1810-1819), 1 male 50 to 60 (1780-1789) // 1 female 10 to 15 (1825-1830), 1 female 50 to 60 (1780-1789)
1850 Census1850New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 65, city gauger (an officer whose business it is to ascertain the contents of casks)
1855 Census1855Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 70, city gager (tax collector of liquor taxes)
1860 Census1860Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 75, grocer
DeathJan 5, 1872Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 86 years, 9 mos. & 25 days; MLM: Jan. 9

Family

Ann Smith b. 2 Oct 1784, d. 5 Dec 1858
Marriage*Theophilus Lilly Houghton married Ann Smith on Dec 31, 1821 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA
Children

Olivia Houghton

F, #8385, b. 1787, d. 1867
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

Birth1787
MarriageJWH: 1867 [FWH:dd]
Death1867

Family

John Weatherbee
Marriage*Olivia Houghton married John Weatherbee JWH: 1867 [FWH:dd]. 

Abijah Otis Houghton

M, #8386, b. 4 June 1792, d. 13 November 1855
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Notable Houghton

     Y. Houghtonville NY named after him; early mayor of Brooklyn NY.

Biography

BirthJun 4, 1792Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 58 in 1850 census; 1880 census of son Carlos gives NJ as bp; FWH: 1790
1810 Census1810Haverhill, Grafton Co., NH, USA
Milit-Beg1812in the War of 1812, 1st Regiment (Belknap's), NY Militia, inducted and dischared a sergeant; JWH: Virkus: artillery col., War of 1812
MarriageMay 4, 1815
1830 Census1830Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA, 8 Total: 1 male under 5 (1826-1830), 1 male 5 to 10 (1821-1825), 1 male 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 male 15 to 20 (1811-1815), 1 male 30 to 40 (1791-1800) // 1 female under 5 (1826-1830), 1 female 10 to 15 (1816-1820), 1 female 30 to 40 (1791-1800)
1850 Census1850Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA, age 58, farmer
DeathNov 13, 1855Rahway, NJ, USA, FWH: 1851

Family

Eliza Farrand b. 4 Jul 1795, d. 10 Dec 1869
Marriage*Abijah Otis Houghton married Eliza Farrand on May 4, 1815. 
Children

Alice Otis Houghton

F, #8387, b. 4 June 1792, d. 1830
Father*Abijah Houghton Jr. b. 22 Oct 1749, d. 22 Dec 1831
Mother*Mary Sawyer b. 13 Dec 1751, d. 9 Oct 1824

Biography

BirthJun 4, 1792Sterling, MA, USA, not in VRs
MarriageMay 25, 1819Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
Death1830

Family

Sherman H. Forbes b. c 1799
Marriage*Alice Otis Houghton married Sherman H. Forbes on May 25, 1819 at Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
Children

Abigail Houghton

F, #8388, b. 11 January 1809, d. 10 April 1809
Father*Capt. Levi Whitcomb Houghton b. 2 Jun 1778, d. 31 Dec 1862
Mother*Abigail Verge

Caroline Elizabeth Houghton

F, #8389, b. 24 February 1810, d. 25 April 1885
Father*Capt. Levi Whitcomb Houghton b. 2 Jun 1778, d. 31 Dec 1862
Mother*Abigail Verge

Family

Daniel Wambolt
Marriage*Caroline Elizabeth Houghton married Daniel Wambolt on Nov 19, 1837 at Chester, Lunenburg Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
Children

Ethan Kendall Jr.

M, #8391, b. 7 May 1772, d. 4 March 1848

Family

Arethusa Houghton b. 1773, d. 3 Jan 1808
Marriage*Ethan Kendall Jr. married Arethusa Houghton, daughter of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on Feb 21, 1796 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA

Phebe Coolidge

F, #8392, b. 23 April 1782, d. 20 February 1873
Father*Robert Coolidge b. 1 Sep 1754, d. bt 1785 - 1786
Mother*Lois Whitney b. 14 Jun 1761, d. 31 Dec 1830

Biography

BirthApr 23, 1782Stow, MA, USA, age 68 in 1850 census; age 78 in 1860 census; age 88 in 1870 census; Sandy: Apr. 29, 1787, Acton, MA
MarriageMay 11, 1804Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
1850 Census1850Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 74, a laborer; and an Otis Houghton, age 16, a laborer
1860 Census1860Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
DeathFeb 20, 1873Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialLeg Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 90

Family

Abner Houghton b. 1776, d. 21 Apr 1866
Marriage*Phebe Coolidge married Abner Houghton, son of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on May 11, 1804 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Jehial Wilcox

M, #8393

Biography

MarriageJWH: 1740 [Date wrong given her bd; not in Lancaster VRs]

Family

Keziah Houghton b. 1777, d. 1861
Marriage*Jehial Wilcox married Keziah Houghton, daughter of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, JWH: 1740 [Date wrong given her bd; not in Lancaster VRs]. 
Child

Archelaus Ellis

M, #8394, b. 14 October 1778, d. 26 February 1845

Biography

BirthOct 14, 1778Keene, NH, USA
MarriageNov 24, 1802Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA
DeathFeb 26, 1845Keene, NH, USA

Family

Polly Houghton b. 1780, d. 26 Jul 1865
Marriage*Archelaus Ellis married Polly Houghton, daughter of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on Nov 24, 1802 at Keene, Cheshire Co., NH, USA
Child

Ann Smith

F, #8395, b. 2 October 1784, d. 5 December 1858

Biography

BirthOct 2, 1784Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, GS: Mar 11, 1785; age 62 in 1850 census; age 70 in 1855 census;
MarriageDec 31, 1821Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA
1855 Census1855Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, age 70, city gager (tax collector of liquor taxes)
DeathDec 5, 1858Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, NY Herald: Dec. 6, 1858
BurialDec 7, 1858Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA, Lot 1517     117

Family

Theophilus Lilly Houghton b. 11 Mar 1785, d. 5 Jan 1872
Marriage*Ann Smith married Theophilus Lilly Houghton, son of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on Dec 31, 1821 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY, USA
Children

John Weatherbee

M, #8396

Biography

MarriageJWH: 1867 [FWH:dd]

Family

Olivia Houghton b. 1787, d. 1867
Marriage*John Weatherbee married Olivia Houghton, daughter of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, JWH: 1867 [FWH:dd]. 

Eliza Farrand

F, #8397, b. 4 July 1795, d. 10 December 1869

Biography

BirthJul 4, 1795Hanover, Hunterdon, NJ, USA, age 55 in 1850 census; age 64 in 1860 census
MarriageMay 4, 1815
DeathDec 10, 1869announced in NY Herald Dec 13 1869

Family

Abijah Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 13 Nov 1855
Marriage*Eliza Farrand married Abijah Otis Houghton, son of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on May 4, 1815. 
Children

Sherman H. Forbes

M, #8398, b. circa 1799

Biography

Birthcirca 1799
MarriageMay 25, 1819Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA

Family

Alice Otis Houghton b. 4 Jun 1792, d. 1830
Marriage*Sherman H. Forbes married Alice Otis Houghton, daughter of Abijah Houghton Jr. and Mary Sawyer, on May 25, 1819 at Derby, Orleans Co., VT, USA
Children

Elijah Houghton Jr

M, #8399, b. 28 May 1795, d. 12 June 1803
Father*Elijah Houghton Jr b. 11 Jan 1767, d. 18 Aug 1833
Mother*Ruth Walker b. c 1771, d. 28 Feb 1861

Biography

BirthMay 28, 1795Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 1792
DeathJun 12, 1803Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VR: a son of Elijah, Jr., age 8, scarlet fever; JWH: 1855
BurialChocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 8 Section W

Samuel Fisk Houghton

M, #8400, b. 13 August 1793, d. 9 October 1837
Father*Elijah Houghton Jr b. 11 Jan 1767, d. 18 Aug 1833
Mother*Ruth Walker b. c 1771, d. 28 Feb 1861

Biography

BirthAug 13, 1793Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Marriage
1820 Census1820Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Unclear which Samuel: 8 Individuals: 1 male 0-10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 16-26, 1 male 26-45; 1 female 10-16, 2 female 16-26, 1 female 45+
DeathOct 9, 1837Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA
BurialChocksett Burial Ground Cemetery, Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, ae 44 Section N

Family

Sophia H. Greenleaf b. c 1799, d. 4 Mar 1850
Marriage*Samuel Fisk Houghton married Sophia H. Greenleaf