Mary Coshun1

F, #31651, b. circa 1840, d. 8 March 1869

Biography

Birthcirca 1840NY, USA2
MarriageApr 23, 1867Flint, Genesee, MI, USA1
DeathMar 8, 1869Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, in childbirth2

Family

George Elisha Houghton Jr b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Marriage*Mary Coshun married George Elisha Houghton Jr, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Apr 23, 1867 at Flint, Genesee, MI, USA.1 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Emma Naomi Decker1

F, #31652, b. 25 April 1853, d. 24 August 1931

Biography

BirthApr 25, 1853Metamora, Lapeer Co., MI, USA, age 27 in 1880 census; Apr 1853, age 47 in 1900 census; age 57 in 1910 census; age 66 in 1920 census2,3
MarriageMar 4, 1875Flint, Genesee, MI, USA, age 221,4
1880 Census1880Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 39, a farmer3,5
1900 Census1900Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 59, farmer6,7
1910 Census1910Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 69, none8
1920 CensusJan 19, 1920Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 79, none9
1930 Census1930Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 76, widow10
DeathAug 24, 1931Swartz Creek, Genesee, MI, USA1
BurialMetamora, MI, USA11

Family

George Elisha Houghton Jr b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Marriage*Emma Naomi Decker married George Elisha Houghton Jr, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Mar 4, 1875 at Flint, Genesee, MI, USA, age 22.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S601] Family Group Sheet, from Jan Beebe, 10/1998.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 27, Vol. 7, E.D. 67, Sh. 15, Ln. 23.
  4. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  5. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Roll: T9_579; Family History Film: 1254579; Page: 50C, Reel 27, Vol. 7, E.D. 67, Sh. 15, Ln. 23, dwl 156-157.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 27.
  7. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 4; Sheet: 11A; line 27, dwl 242-242.
  8. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T624_642; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7; line 2, dwl 86-80.
  9. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll T625_766; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 4; line 74, dwl 195-199.
  10. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Eaton Co., Michigan; Roll: 984; Enumeration District: 5; page 173, sheet 12B; line 90, dwl 279-285.
  11. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Hiram W. Houghton1,2

M, #31653, b. 22 September 1841, d. 26 August 1926
Father*George Elisha Houghton1,2 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1,2 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthSep 22, 1841Mantua, Portage Co., OH, USA, age 9 in 1850 census; age 18 in 1860 census; age 28, NY, in 1870 census; age 38 in 1880 census; Sep 1841, age 58 in 1900 census; age 68 in 1910 census; age 63 in 1920 census1,2
1870 CensusJun 21, 1870Gaines, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 28, a farmer, property $3000-7003
DeathAug 26, 1926Venice, Shiawasse, MI, USA, Oct. 26 given1
ObituarySep 4, 1926Hiram Houghton, Last Member of Prominent Family, Died Friday ae 85, at home of sister-in-law Lucy Houghton in Venice Township4

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Hiram, Portage, Ohio; Roll: M432_722; Page: 4;
    line 14, dwl 63-63.
  3. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Gaines, Genesee Co., MI, Copy 593, Roll 671, p. 252, line 20, dwl 76-73.
  4. [S93] Newspaper Obituary, Obituary, Durand express, 4 Sept 1926.

Adelia Rosina Houghton1

F, #31654, b. 5 May 1844, d. 21 July 1919
Father*George Elisha Houghton2 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas2 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthMay 5, 1844Mantua, Portage, OH, USA, age 6 in 1850 census; age 16 in 1860 census; May 1854, age 56 in 1900 census; age 65 in 1910 census1,2
MarriageJan 13, 1864Flint, Genesee, MI, USA1
1880 Census1880Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA3
1900 Census1900Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 55, farmer; near her parents4,5
DeathJul 21, 1919Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA1
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA3

Family

Philip H. Crotsley b. 4 Mar 1837, d. 7 Oct 1882
Marriage*Adelia Rosina Houghton married Philip H. Crotsley on Jan 13, 1864 at Flint, Genesee, MI, USA.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Hiram, Portage, Ohio; Roll: M432_722; Page: 4;
    line 14, dwl 63-63.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 78.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 4; Sheet: 11A; line 13, dwl 238-238.
  6. [S601] Family Group Sheet, from Jan Beebe, 10/1998.

Philip H. Crotsley1,2

M, #31655, b. 4 March 1837, d. 7 October 1882

Biography

BirthMar 4, 1837NY, USA, age 43 in 1880 census3
MarriageJan 13, 1864Flint, Genesee, MI, USA1
1880 Census1880Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA2
DeathOct 7, 1882Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA3,2
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA2

Family

Adelia Rosina Houghton b. 5 May 1844, d. 21 Jul 1919
Marriage*Philip H. Crotsley married Adelia Rosina Houghton, daughter of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Jan 13, 1864 at Flint, Genesee, MI, USA.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S601] Family Group Sheet, from Jan Beebe, 10/1998.

Charles M. Miller1

M, #31656, b. November 1844, d. 21 October 1919

Biography

BirthNov, 1844MI, USA, age 55 in 1900 census; age 65 in 1910 census2
Marriagecirca 1890mar 10 years in 1900 census2,3
1900 Census1900Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 55, farmer; near her parents4,2
1910 Census1910Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 65, farmer; Hiram, age 68, own income5
DeathOct 21, 1919Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA6

Family

Adelia Rosina Houghton b. 5 May 1844, d. 21 Jul 1919
Marriage*Charles M. Miller married Adelia Rosina Houghton, daughter of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on circa 1890 mar 10 years in 1900 census.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 4; Sheet: 11A; line 13, dwl 238-238.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 362.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 78.
  5. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T624_642; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7; line 33, dwl 83-85.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Caroline Asay1

F, #31657, b. 11 November 1850, d. 24 November 1879

Biography

BirthNov 11, 1850MI, USA2,3
MarriageNov 25, 1871Gaines Twp, Genesee, MI, USA1
DeathNov 24, 1879Gaines Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, of consumption2

Family

Henry H. Houghton b. 22 Jan 1846, d. 16 Aug 1894
Marriage*Caroline Asay married Henry H. Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Nov 25, 1871 at Gaines Twp, Genesee, MI, USA.1 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1377] 1880 U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedule , Gaines, Genesee, Michigan Enumeration District: 78 Line: 4 Roll: T1164_74.

Eliza Jane Clark1,2

F, #31658, b. 17 October 1853, d. 9 March 1903

Biography

BirthOct 17, 1853Windham, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 1854, age 46 in 1900 census;1,3
MarriageSep 15, 1887Fenton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, Eliza J. (Clark) Pettit1,4
1900 Census1900Gaines, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 45, farmer; widow; and boarder Eva Underhill, Aug. 1884, 16, MI3,5
DeathMar 9, 1903Gaines, Genesee, MI, USA1
BurialEvergreen Cemetery, Grand Blanc "Whigville", MI, USA6

Family

Henry H. Houghton b. 22 Jan 1846, d. 16 Aug 1894
Marriage*Eliza Jane Clark married Henry H. Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Sep 15, 1887 at Fenton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, Eliza J. (Clark) Pettit.1,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Terry Lynn Reed, Feb 21, 2003.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Gaines Twp, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 21, E.D. 20, S. 6, Ln. 11.
  4. [S97] Marriage Certificate.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Gaines, Genesee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 20; Sheet: 6A; line 11, dwl 127-130.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

John W. Pettit1

M, #31659

Biography

Marriageafter 1871Canada2,3

Family

Eliza Jane Clark b. 17 Oct 1853, d. 9 Mar 1903
Marriage*John W. Pettit married Eliza Jane Clark on after 1871 at Canada.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S415] E-mail from Terry Lynn Reed, Feb 21, 2003.

Francis M. Houghton1,2,3

M, #31660, b. 29 May 1848, d. 31 December 1910
Father*George Elisha Houghton1,3 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1,3 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthMay 29, 1848Hiram, Portage Co., OH, USA, age 2 in 1850 census; age 12 in 1860 census; age 22 in 1870 census; age 32 in 1880 census; May 1848, age 52 in 1900 census1,4,3
1900 Census1900Montrose, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 52, single, farmer, a boarder with Annie Granger4,5
1910 Census1910Albee, Saginaw Co., MI, USA, age 62, single, boarder, own income6
DeathDec 31, 1910Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA1,2
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1226] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , Hiram, Portage, Ohio; Roll: M432_722; Page: 4;
    line 14, dwl 63-63.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Montrose, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 22, E.D. 23, S. 7, Ln. 7.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Montrose, Genesee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 23; Sheet: 7A; line 7, dwl 144-144.
  6. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Albee, Saginaw, Michigan; Roll: T624_671; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 24; line 16, dwl 38-32.

Frederick A. Houghton1

M, #31661, b. 30 June 1850, d. 1926
Father*George Elisha Houghton1 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthJun 30, 1850Mantua, Portage, OH, USA, age 10 in 1860 census; age 29 in 1880 census; June 1850, age 49 in 1900 census; age 59 in 1910 census; age 69 in 1920 census2,1,3
Marriage1870Bennington, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, mar 29 years in 1900 census1
1880 Census1880Council Grove Twp, Council Grove, Morris Co., KS, USA, age 29, a carpenter4,5
1900 Census1900Brady Twp, Oakley, Saginaw Co., MI, USA, age 49, farm laborer3,6
1910 Census1910Riverside, Riverside Co., CA, USA, age 59, farmer7,8
1920 Census1920Rockwood Prct, Brawley, Imperial Co., CA, USA, age 69, general farm operations2,9
Death1926Costa Mesa, Orange Co., CA, USA1
BurialOakwood Cemetery, Bennington Twp, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA10

Family

Laura Truelove Root b. 1 Jan 1854, d. 28 Oct 1940
Marriage*Frederick A. Houghton married Laura Truelove Root on 1870 at Bennington, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, mar 29 years in 1900 census.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Rockwood, Imperial Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 25, E.D. 1, Sh. 18, Ln. 732.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Brady Twp, Oakley, Saginaw Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 65, E.D. 24, S. 1, Ln. 63.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Council Grove Twp, Council Grove, Morris Co., KS, Reel 19, Vol. 13, E.D. 140, Sh. 12, Ln. 38.
  5. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Council Grove Twp, Council Grove, Morris Co., KS; Roll: T9_390; Family History Film: 1254390; Page: 459D; Enumeration District: 140; Reel 19, Vol. 13, E.D. 140, Sh. 12, Ln. 38, dwl 119-122.
  6. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Brady, Saginaw Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 24; Sheet: 1B; line 63, dwl 19-19.
  7. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Riverside Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 70, E.D. 83, Sh. 303.
  8. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Riverside Ward 6, Riverside, California; Roll: T624_91; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 83;
    line 291-303.
  9. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Brawley, Imperial, California; Roll: T625_99; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1; line 82, dwl 211-217.
  10. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Laura Truelove Root1,2

F, #31662, b. 1 January 1854, d. 28 October 1940

Biography

BirthJan 1, 1854Bennington, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 26 in 1880 census; Jan 1854, age 46 in 1900 census; age 56 in 1910 census; age 66, MI, in 1920 census3,4,1,2
Marriage1870Bennington, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, mar 29 years in 1900 census1
1900 Census1900Brady Twp, Oakley, Saginaw Co., MI, USA, age 49, farm laborer5,6
1920 Census1920Rockwood Prct, Brawley, Imperial Co., CA, USA, age 69, general farm operations4,7
1930 Census1930Newport Beach, Orange Co., CA, USA, age 76, widow8
DeathOct 28, 1940Costa Mesa, Orange Co., CA, USA, age 862,1
BurialOakwood Cemetery, Bennington Twp, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA9

Family

Frederick A. Houghton b. 30 Jun 1850, d. 1926
Marriage*Laura Truelove Root married Frederick A. Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on 1870 at Bennington, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, mar 29 years in 1900 census.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1910 Soundex, Riverside Co., CA, Film 527, Box 100, Vol. 70, E.D. 83, Sh. 303.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Rockwood, Imperial Co., CA, Box 120, Vol. 25, E.D. 1, Sh. 18, Ln. 732.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Brady Twp, Oakley, Saginaw Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 65, E.D. 24, S. 1, Ln. 63.
  6. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Brady, Saginaw Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 24; Sheet: 1B; line 63, dwl 19-19.
  7. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Brawley, Imperial, California; Roll: T625_99; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 1; line 82, dwl 211-217.
  8. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Newport Beach, Orange Co., California; Roll: 180 ; Enumeration District: 51; sheet 24B; line 52, dwl 703-695.
  9. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Elam Thomas Houghton1

M, #31663, b. 29 April 1852, d. 12 July 1920
Father*George Elisha Houghton1 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthApr 29, 1852Mantua, Portage, OH, USA, age 8 in 1860 census; age 18 in 1870 census; Apr 1852, age 48 in 1900 census; age 58 in 1910 census1
MarriageOct 14, 1880Vernon, Shiawasssee, MI, USA1
1900 Census1900Venice, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 48, farmer2
1910 Census1910Venice, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 58, farmer3
DeathJul 12, 1920Venice, Shiawassee, MI, USA1
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA

Family

Lucy Harriet Muzzy b. 14 Oct 1858, d. 23 Jan 1938
Marriage*Elam Thomas Houghton married Lucy Harriet Muzzy on Oct 14, 1880 at Vernon, Shiawasssee, MI, USA.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Venice, Shiawassee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 98; Sheet: 2A; line 10, dwl 28-28.
  3. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Venice, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll: T624_675; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 99; line 6, dwl 28-27.

Lucy Harriet Muzzy1

F, #31664, b. 14 October 1858, d. 23 January 1938

Biography

BirthOct 14, 1858Malone, Franklin Co., NY, USA, Oct 1858, age 41 in 1900 census; age 51 in 1910 census; age 71 in 1930 census1
MarriageOct 14, 1880Vernon, Shiawasssee, MI, USA1
1900 Census1900Venice, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 48, farmer2
1910 Census1910Venice, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 58, farmer3
DeathJan 23, 1938Venice, Shiawassee, MI, USA

Family

Elam Thomas Houghton b. 29 Apr 1852, d. 12 Jul 1920
Marriage*Lucy Harriet Muzzy married Elam Thomas Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Oct 14, 1880 at Vernon, Shiawasssee, MI, USA.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Venice, Shiawassee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 98; Sheet: 2A; line 10, dwl 28-28.
  3. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Venice, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll: T624_675; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 99; line 6, dwl 28-27.

Otis Eugene Houghton1

M, #31665, b. 18 February 1856, d. 12 April 1920
Father*George Elisha Houghton1 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthFeb 18, 1856Grand Blanc, Genesee, MI, USA, age 4 in 1860 census; age 14 in 1870 census; Feb 1856, age 44 in 1900 census; age 53 in 1910 census; 1930 census of son Phillip gives OH1
MarriageApr 14, 1880Muir, Ionia Co., MI, USA1
1880 Census1880age 23,2
1900 Census1900Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 44, farmer3
1910 Census1910Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 53, farmer4
1920 Census1920Durand, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 63, sugar company fieldman (Owosso Sugar-Beet Company)5
DeathApr 12, 1920Durand, Shiawassee, MI, USA1
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA6

Family

Anna R. Spicer b. Jan 1861, d. 1952
Marriage*Otis Eugene Houghton married Anna R. Spicer on Apr 14, 1880 at Muir, Ionia Co., MI, USA.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Muir, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: T9_584; Family History Film: 1254584; Page: 199C; Enumeration District: 97; line 45, dwl 477-487.
  3. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Vernon, Shiawassee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 99; Sheet: 15A; line 48, dwl 384-394.
  4. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Vernon, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll: T624_675; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 100; line 1, dwl 259-264.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Durand, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll T625_797; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 257; line 8, dwl 503-25-25.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Anna R. Spicer1

F, #31666, b. January 1861, d. 1952

Biography

BirthJan, 1861MI, USA, age 19, MI, in 1880 census; Jan 1861, age 39 in 1900 census; age 49 in 1910 census; age 58in 1920 census; Beebe: England1,2,3
MarriageApr 14, 1880Muir, Ionia Co., MI, USA1
1880 Census1880age 23,3
1900 Census1900Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 44, farmer4
1910 Census1910Vernon, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 53, farmer5
1920 Census1920Durand, Shiawassee Co., MI, USA, age 63, sugar company fieldman (Owosso Sugar-Beet Company)6
Death19521
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA2

Family

Otis Eugene Houghton b. 18 Feb 1856, d. 12 Apr 1920
Marriage*Anna R. Spicer married Otis Eugene Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton and Rosina Samantha Thomas, on Apr 14, 1880 at Muir, Ionia Co., MI, USA.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Muir, Ionia, Michigan; Roll: T9_584; Family History Film: 1254584; Page: 199C; Enumeration District: 97; line 45, dwl 477-487.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Vernon, Shiawassee Co., Michigan; Roll:T623; Enumeration District: 99; Sheet: 15A; line 48, dwl 384-394.
  5. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Vernon, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll: T624_675; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 100; line 1, dwl 259-264.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Durand, Shiawassee, Michigan; Roll T625_797; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 257; line 8, dwl 503-25-25.

Milton Houghton1

M, #31667, b. 25 December 1859, d. 4 October 1880
Father*George Elisha Houghton1 b. c 1808, d. a 6 Jun 1861
Mother*Rosina Samantha Thomas1 b. 12 Oct 1817, d. 16 Dec 1880

Biography

BirthDec 25, 1859Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 1 in 1860 census; age 11 in 1870 census1
DeathOct 4, 1880Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, ae 21-9-191
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA2

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Caroline Ethel Houghton1

F, #31668, b. 6 August 1878, d. 14 August 1954
Father*George Elisha Houghton Jr1 b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Mother*Emma Naomi Decker1 b. 25 Apr 1853, d. 24 Aug 1931

Biography

BirthAug 6, 1878Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 2 in 1880 census; Aug 1878, age 21 in 1900 census1,2
Marriage1,3
DeathAug 14, 19541

Family

Arthur J. Holden b. 1880, d. 1945
Marriage*Caroline Ethel Houghton married Arthur J. Holden.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 27, Vol. 7, E.D. 67, Sh. 15, Ln. 23.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.

Arthur J. Holden1

M, #31669, b. 1880, d. 1945

Biography

Birth18802
Marriage1,3
Death19452

Family

Caroline Ethel Houghton b. 6 Aug 1878, d. 14 Aug 1954
Marriage*Arthur J. Holden married Caroline Ethel Houghton, daughter of George Elisha Houghton Jr and Emma Naomi Decker.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.

George Elton Houghton1

M, #31670, b. 8 October 1881, d. 23 April 1947
Father*George Elisha Houghton Jr1 b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Mother*Emma Naomi Decker1 b. 25 Apr 1853, d. 24 Aug 1931

Biography

BirthOct 8, 1881Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, Oct. 1881, age 18 in 1900 census; age 28 in 1910 census; age 39 in 1920 census; age 48 in 1930 census; age 58 in 1940 census1,2
Marriagecirca 1901mar 9 y in 1910 census1,3,4
Marriagecirca 1902age 21
1910 Census1910Sun City West, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 28, railroad conductor3
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1918Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 38, railroad conductor5
1920 Census1920Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 39, railroad conductor6
Marriagecirca 1925age 21 and 417,1
1930 Census1930Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 48, steam railroad conductor7
1940 Census1940Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 58, Grand trunk railway conductor8
DeathApr 23, 1947Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA1
BurialGreenwood Cemetery, Vernon, MI, USA9

Family 1

Stella M. Root b. 1885, d. 1924
Marriage*George Elton Houghton married Stella M. Root on circa 1901 mar 9 y in 1910 census.1,3,4 
Child

Family 2

Martha Carless b. c 1884
Marriage*George Elton Houghton married Martha Carless on circa 1925 age 21 and 41.7,1 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 27.
  3. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit Ward 3, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T624_681; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 45;
    line 94, dwl 240-164-172.
  4. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 2023692.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit Ward 3, Wayne, Michigan; Roll T625_805; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 110; line 25, dwl 240-20-28.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan; Roll: 1034 Enumeration District: 82; page 119 sheet 21A; line 10, dwl 89-624-41.
  8. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T627_1843; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 84-136; line 72, dwl 624.
  9. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.

Stella M. Root1,2

F, #31671, b. 1885, d. 1924

Biography

Birth1885MI, USA, age 25 in 1910 census; age 35 in 1920 census3,2
Marriagecirca 1901mar 9 y in 1910 census1,2,4
1910 Census1910Sun City West, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 28, railroad conductor2
1920 Census1920Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 39, railroad conductor5
Death19243

Family

George Elton Houghton b. 8 Oct 1881, d. 23 Apr 1947
Marriage*Stella M. Root married George Elton Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton Jr and Emma Naomi Decker, on circa 1901 mar 9 y in 1910 census.1,2,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit Ward 3, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T624_681; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 45;
    line 94, dwl 240-164-172.
  3. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  4. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit Ward 3, Wayne, Michigan; Roll T625_805; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 110; line 25, dwl 240-20-28.

Martha Carless1

F, #31672, b. circa 1884

Biography

Birthcirca 1884MI, USA, age 46 in 1930 census; age 57 in 1940 census2
1940 Census1940Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, USA, age 58, Grand trunk railway conductor3

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan; Roll: 1034 Enumeration District: 82; page 119 sheet 21A; line 10, dwl 89-624-41.
  3. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T627_1843; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 84-136; line 72, dwl 624.

Howard Maynard Houghton1

M, #31673, b. 21 February 1887, d. 20 August 1954
Father*George Elisha Houghton Jr1 b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Mother*Emma Naomi Decker1 b. 25 Apr 1853, d. 24 Aug 1931

Biography

BirthFeb 21, 1887Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, Feb 1887, age 13 in 1900 census; age 23 in 1910 census; age 32 in 1920 census; age 43 in 1930 census; age 53 in 1940 census1,2
Marriage19081,3
1910 Census1910Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 23, farmer; next door to father4
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 30, a farmer5
1920 Census1920Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 32, farmer6,7
1930 Census1930Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 43, farmer8
1940 Census1940Swartz Creek, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 53, farmer9
DeathAug 20, 1954Flint, Genesee, MI, USA1

Family

Mary Elizabeth LaCass b. 4 Feb 1888, d. 28 Oct 1961
Marriage*Howard Maynard Houghton married Mary Elizabeth LaCass on 1908.1,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 27.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  4. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T624_642; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7; line 5, dwl 86-81.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1675572.
  6. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  7. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll T625_766; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 4; line 29, dwl 105-106.
  8. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll 984; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 5; line 57, dwl 159-162.
  9. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T627_1749; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 25-6; line 35, dwl 220.

Mary Elizabeth LaCass1,2

F, #31674, b. 4 February 1888, d. 28 October 1961

Biography

BirthFeb 4, 1888Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 32 in 1920 census; age 52 in 1940 census2
Marriage19081,3
1910 Census1910Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 23, farmer; next door to father4
1920 Census1920Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 32, farmer2,5
1930 Census1930Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 43, farmer6
1940 Census1940Swartz Creek, Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 53, farmer7
DeathOct 28, 1961Clayton Twp, Genesee Co., MI, USA2
BurialFlushing, MI, USA2

Family

Howard Maynard Houghton b. 21 Feb 1887, d. 20 Aug 1954
Marriage*Mary Elizabeth LaCass married Howard Maynard Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton Jr and Emma Naomi Decker, on 1908.1,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  4. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T624_642; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7; line 5, dwl 86-81.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll T625_766; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 4; line 29, dwl 105-106.
  6. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll 984; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 5; line 57, dwl 159-162.
  7. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T627_1749; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 25-6; line 35, dwl 220.

Joyce G. Houghton1

F, #31675, b. circa 1921
Adoptive father*Howard Maynard Houghton1 b. 21 Feb 1887, d. 20 Aug 1954
Adoptive mother*Mary Elizabeth LaCass1 b. 4 Feb 1888, d. 28 Oct 1961

Biography

Birthcirca 1921Genesee Co., MI, USA, age 9 9/12 in 1930 census; age 19 in 1940 census2
MarriageMar 20, 19401

Family

Walter Hayes b. c 1919
Marriage*Joyce G. Houghton married Walter Hayes on Mar 20, 1940.1 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Clayton, Genesee, Michigan; Roll 984; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 5; line 57, dwl 159-162.

Walter Hayes1

M, #31676, b. circa 1919

Biography

Birthcirca 1919MI, USA, age 21 in 1940 census2
MarriageMar 20, 19401

Family

Joyce G. Houghton b. c 1921
Marriage*Walter Hayes married Joyce G. Houghton, daughter of Howard Maynard Houghton and Mary Elizabeth LaCass, on Mar 20, 1940.1 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan; Roll: T627_1749; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 25-6; line 35, dwl 220.

Asa Denver Bell1

M, #31677, b. circa 1915

Biography

Birthcirca 1915
MarriageOct 5, 1949Flint, MI, USA1,2

Family

Joyce G. Houghton b. c 1921
Marriage*Asa Denver Bell married Joyce G. Houghton, daughter of Howard Maynard Houghton and Mary Elizabeth LaCass, on Oct 5, 1949 at Flint, MI, USA.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Dale Bayard Houghton1

M, #31678, b. 13 January 1889, d. 22 November 1958
Father*George Elisha Houghton Jr1 b. 8 Oct 1840, d. 14 Jan 1920
Mother*Emma Naomi Decker1 b. 25 Apr 1853, d. 24 Aug 1931

Biography

BirthJan 13, 1889Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, USA, Jan. 1889, age 11 in 1900 census; age 30 in 1920 census; age 41 in 1930 census1,2
MarriageJun 29, 1910age 21 and 211,3
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Clinton, Macomb Co., MI, USA, age 28, machinist, Motor Product Co.4
1920 Census1920Clinton, Macomb Co., MI, USA, age 30, auto company dye maker5
1930 Census1930Benzonia, Benzie Co., MI, USA, age 41, farmer6
DeathNov 22, 1958Benzie, MI, USA1

Family

Dorenza Victoria Wendall b. 12 Apr 1889, d. 10 Aug 1967
Marriage*Dale Bayard Houghton married Dorenza Victoria Wendall on Jun 29, 1910 age 21 and 21.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex, Clayton, Genesee Co., MI, Reel 92, V. 20, E.D. 4, S. 11, Ln. 27.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  4. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1675810.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Clinton, Macomb, Michigan; Roll T625_782; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 66; line 40, dwl 116-121.
  6. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Benzonia, Benzie Co., Michigan; Roll: 974; Enumeration District: 4; sheet 2B; line 88, dwl 37-38.

Dorenza Victoria Wendall1

F, #31679, b. 12 April 1889, d. 10 August 1967

Biography

BirthApr 12, 1889Muskegon, Muskegon Co., MI, USA, age 30 in 1920 census; age 40 in 1930 census2
MarriageJun 29, 1910age 21 and 211,3
1920 Census1920Clinton, Macomb Co., MI, USA, age 30, auto company dye maker4
1930 Census1930Benzonia, Benzie Co., MI, USA, age 41, farmer5
DeathAug 10, 1967Frankfort, Benzie Co., MI, USA2

Family

Dale Bayard Houghton b. 13 Jan 1889, d. 22 Nov 1958
Marriage*Dorenza Victoria Wendall married Dale Bayard Houghton, son of George Elisha Houghton Jr and Emma Naomi Decker, on Jun 29, 1910 age 21 and 21.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail Document sent by Jan Beebe, July 1998.
  2. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.
  4. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Clinton, Macomb, Michigan; Roll T625_782; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 66; line 40, dwl 116-121.
  5. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Benzonia, Benzie Co., Michigan; Roll: 974; Enumeration District: 4; sheet 2B; line 88, dwl 37-38.
  6. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, California Death Records, 1940-1997, Feb. 4, 2002.

Aleen Mary Houghton1

F, #31680, b. 11 May 1912
Father*Dale Bayard Houghton b. 13 Jan 1889, d. 22 Nov 1958
Mother*Dorenza Victoria Wendall b. 12 Apr 1889, d. 10 Aug 1967

Biography

BirthMay 11, 1912MI, USA, age 7 in 1920 census; age 17 in 1930 census1,2,3
MarriageJun 29, 19331

Family

Emerald J. Oligney b. 22 May 1911, d. May 1978
Marriage*Aleen Mary Houghton married Emerald J. Oligney on Jun 29, 1933.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S36] Letter, from Jan Beebe, Oct. 18, 2002, Descendants of George Elisha Houghton.
  2. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Benzonia, Benzie Co., Michigan; Roll: 974; Enumeration District: 4; sheet 2B; line 88, dwl 37-38.
  3. [S1446] Edwin Orin Wood, History of Genesee county, Michigani, p. 363.