George B. Houghton1

M, #45211, b. 23 July 1879

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BirthJul 23, 1879Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 11/12 in 1880 census; Jul 1879, age 21 in 1900 census2
1900 Census1900Manchester, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 20, stenographer, a boarder with Moses Reaulo1,3

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 32, Sh. 20, Ln. 12.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, p. 144: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Manchester, Bennington Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 32; Sheet 20A; line 12.

Alice S. Houghton1

F, #45212, b. 6 December 1879, d. 6 February 1913

Family: Herbert L. Barber

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BirthDec 6, 1879Townshend, VT, USA, age 6/12 in 1880 census; age 20 in 1900 census3,4,2
1900 Census1900Townshend, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 6, farmer, widower3,5
MarriageApr 18, 1901she age 211
DeathFeb 6, 1913Townshend, VT, USA, age 33, of puerpural septicemia6

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Townshend, VT, p. 1702: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Townshend, VT, p. 1297; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 246, Sh. 7, Ln. 21.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1880 Soundex, Townshend, Windham Co., VT, Reel 6, Vol. 7, ED. 239, Sh. 17, Ln. 20.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Townshend, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 246; Sheet 7A; line 21, dwl 160.
  6. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Vermont Death Records, 1909-2008 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Peekskill, Westchester Co.. New York; Roll: 1659; Enumeration District: 109; page 130, sheet 9A; line 1, dwl 407-199-227.

Nellie Betsy Cook1,2,3,4

F, #45213, b. December 1870

Family: George Henry Houghton b. 19 Dec 1865, d. 27 Aug 1901

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BirthDec, 1870Dover, VT, USA, age 29 in 1900 census5,1
MarriageSep 14, 1889Dover, VT, USA, age 235,1,2
1900 Census1900Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 34, farmer5,6
ResidenceSep 12, 1918Westover, Windham Co., VT, USA7
ParentsDEdward R. Cook, of Manchester, VT and Clara A. Lyman of Wilmington, VT3

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1261: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1677: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, Vol. 1, p. 1309; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Randolph, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 248, Sh. 2, Ln. 23.
  6. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Dover, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 248; Sheet 2A; line 23, dwl 31-31.
  7. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984062.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1271: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  9. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1493: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  10. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1592; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

Edward Timothy Houghton1,2

M, #45214, b. 16 March 1890, d. 12 March 1970

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BirthMar 16, 1890Dover, VT, USA, Mar 1890, age 10 in 1900 census; age 19 in 1910 census; age 28 in 1920 census; age 40in 1930 census; age in 1940 census2,3
1920 Census1920Dover, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 77, widow, farmer4,5
Occupation1920teaming laborer
Mil. DraftApr 27, 1942Franconia, Grafton Co., NH, USA, WWII, age 526
ResidenceApr 27, 1942Franconia, Grafton Co., NH, USA, occupation: R.F.D.
SSNNH, USA, 002-22-8433
1950 US Census1950Havenhill, Grafton Co., NH, USA, age 60, lodger, farm helper7
Last LocSpringfield, Hampden Co., MA, USA3
DeathMar 12, 1970Springfield, Hampden Co., MA, USA3,8
BurialIntervale Cemetery, Wilmington, VT, USA, On same stone with grandparents Timothy H Houghton and Chastina H (Elwell) Houghton
Edward T Houghton, 1890-1970

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 248, Sh. 2, Ln. 23.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1271: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, Social Security Death Index for Dec. 2001.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Windham Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 13, E.D. 112, Sh. 3, Ln. 58.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Dover, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T625_1876; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 112; line 58, dwl 72-73.
  6. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", WW2_2368102.
  7. [S1554] 1950 U.S. Federal Census , Havenhill, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA.
  8. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.

Guy Henry Houghton1,2

M, #45215, b. 13 July 1898, d. 25 December 1957

Family: Jennie Minetta Locke b. 12 Aug 1896, d. 13 Sep 1968

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BirthJul 13, 1898Dover, VT, USA, Jul 1899, age 10/12 in 1900 census; age 21 in 1920 census; age 31 in 1930 census; age 41 in 1940 census1,2
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Burlington, Chittenden Co., VT, USA, age 20, farm laborer3
1920 Census1920Woodford, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 21, a teamster laborer; a boarder with M. J. Monehan4,5
MarriageJul 2, 1921Randloph, VT, USA, age 22 and 246,7
Residence1922Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA8
1930 Census1930Berlin, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 31, dairy farm laborer9
1940 Census1940Franconia, Grafton Co., NH, USA, age 41, logging laborer10
1950 US Census1950Franconia, Grafton Co., NH, USA, age 51, farmer; both sons are potato graders11
DeathDec 25, 1957Springfield, VT, USA
ObituaryDec 26, 1957Rutland, VT, USA, GUY HOUGHTON RITES SPRINGFIELD, Mass, Dec. 25-The funeral of Guy H. Houghton, 59, native of West Doyer, Vt, was held here tonight at the McKinson Streeter Funeral Home. Mr. Houghton, who died Monday in the Springfield Hospital, was the son of George H. and Nellie B (Cook) Houghton, Survivors include his wife, the former Jennie M. Locke; five sons, George H. and Leonard H, both of Springfield, Wesley M. of Florid. Paul E. of Montpelier, Vt, and Carroll, with the Army in Germany; his daughter, Mrs. Helen Burlock of Vergennes, Vt; four brothers, Edward T. and Harold M, both of Springfield and Byron E. and Leslie M, Harris.

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 248, Sh. 2, Ln. 23.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Dover, VT, p. 1493: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984062.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 2, E.D. 30, Sh. 3, Ln. 5.
  5. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Woodford, Bennington, Vermont; Roll: T625_1870; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 30; line 5.
  6. [S1074] Town Records: VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Randolph, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Bethel, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  9. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Berlin, Washington, Vermont; Roll: 2431; Page: ; Enumeration District: 11; sheet 8B,.
  10. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Franconia, Grafton, New Hampshire; Roll: T627_2286; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 5-19; line 63, dwl 124.
  11. [S1554] 1950 U.S. Federal Census , Franconia, New Hampshire.
  12. [S1074] Town Records: East Monpelier, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  13. [S1074] Town Records: East Montpelier, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  14. [S1074] Town Records: Waterford, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  15. [S1074] Town Records: Berlin, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.

Genevieve Lorraine Brooks1

F, #45216, b. 31 March 1944

Family: Gary Amer Houghton b. 14 Dec 1939, d. 20 Aug 2010

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BirthMar 31, 1944Port Loring, Ontario, Canada1
MarriageOct 10, 1964North Bay, Ontario, Canada, Trinity United Church2
Address2011[email protected]
ParentsDCharles Brooks and Janet Bain1

Citations

  1. [S415] E-mail from Gary Amer Houghton, Mar. 4, 2000.
  2. [S415] E-mail from Gary Houghton, Mar. 3, 2000.

Hannah M. Linehan1

F, #45217, b. March 1868, d. 1962

Family: Dr. George S. Houghton M.D. b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 17 Nov 1933

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BirthMar, 1868IL, USA, age 32 in 1900 census; age 51 in 1920 census; age 61 in 1930 census; Morristown VT VRs: Georgia2,3
MarriageApr 4, 1889Morristown, VT, USA, both age 201
1900 Census1900Morristown, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 33, grocer2,4
1910 Census1910Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 42, optometrist5
1920 Census1920Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 52, optometrist3,6
1930 Census1930Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 61, an optometrist7
1940 Census1940Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 72, widow8
Residence1942Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, with son George9
1950 US Census1950Salem, MA, USA, age 83, widow
Death196210
BurialMt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA10
ParentsDparents born in IL

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Morristown, VT, p. 697: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 134, Sh. 7, Ln. 72.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Somerville, Middlesex Co., Mass., Box 129, Vol. 80, E.D. 446, Sh. 2, Ln. 15.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Morristown, Lamoille Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 134; Sheet 7B; line 72, dwl 156-177.
  5. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Ward 7, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_604; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 1015; line 32, dwl 754-287-364.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Somerville Ward 6, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll T625_718; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 446; line 15, dwl 714-19-29.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T626_914; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 185; Image: 0953; line 42; dwl 53-273-382.
  8. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1602; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 9-61; line 47, dwl 53.
  9. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; ; State Headquarters: Massachusetts; Microfilm Series: M2090; Microfilm Roll: 72.
  10. [S415] E-mail Ancestry.Com, June 2, 2000, Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, MA Database.
  11. [S1074] Town Records: Morristown, VT, p. 707: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

George Guy Houghton1

M, #45218, b. 30 August 1890, d. 21 February 1966

Family: Stella Marie Sinclair

  • Marriage*: George Guy Houghton married Stella Marie Sinclair.5
  • Divorce: George Guy Houghton and Stella Marie Sinclair were divorced before 1940.
  • Divorce*: George Guy Houghton and Stella Marie Sinclair were divorced in 1946 at Palm Beach Co., FL, USA.7

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BirthAug 30, 1890Morrisville, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, Aug 1890, age 9 in 1900 census; age 29 in 1920 census; age 32 in 1930 census; age 49 in 1940 census3,1,4
Research1917
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Somerville, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 26, unemployed4
Milit-EndJul 16, 1919a Sergeant, US Army, service # 571340
Occupationan antique dealer
Marriage5
1940 Census1940Belmont, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 72, widow6
SSNMA, USA, 019-22-4062
Divorce1946Palm Beach Co., FL, USA7
1950 US Census1950Salem, MA, USA, age 83, widow
Last LocSalem, Essex Co., MA, USA, zip 019702
DeathFeb 21, 1966Salem, MA, USA, age 76 y 5 m 21 d, at 28 Essex St., of sudden death from heart disease and exposure to cold2,5
BurialFeb 25, 1966Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA, USA5

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Morristown, VT, p. 707: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 134, Sh. 7, Ln. 72.
  3. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, Social Security Death Index for Dec. 2001.
  4. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, Roll: 1674432.
  5. [S415] E-mail from Jacquelyn Y. Comi, Sep. 6, 2002.
  6. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1602; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 9-61; line 47, dwl 53.
  7. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Florida Divorce Index.

Harley John Houghton1,2

M, #45219, b. 16 November 1878, d. 17 July 1957

Family: Nellie Stewart Alexander b. 2 Jul 1889, d. 9 Jan 1971

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BirthNov 16, 1878Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 1 in 1880 census; Nov 1878, age 21 in 1900 census; age 41 in 1920 census; age 50 in 1930; age 61 in 1940 census; also Orange VT; Death Cert. & WWII Draft: Nov 5, 1878, Orange VT; WWII: 5 Nov, Orange VT3,1
1900 Census1900Goddard Seminary, Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 21, a student4,5
City Dirct1905Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, a clerk6
1910 Census1910Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 30, grocery store salesman; and uncle Harry C. Patterson, 50, VT7
MarriageJun 25, 1913Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 348
Mil. DraftSep 12, 1918Montpelier, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 39, merchant, Houghton & Roberts, Barre, VT9
1920 Census1920Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 41, grocery store owner; and mother in law Margret Alexander, 53, Scotland, and brother in law Peter Alexander, 21, VT10,11
1930 Census1930Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 50, mar 34; she age 40, mar 24; retail grocery merchant12
SSN008-24-79022
1940 Census1940Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 61, grocery merchant, 4 years of high school; and mother in law Margaret Alexander, 74, widow13
ResidenceApr 27, 1942Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, occupation: Houghton & Robbins14
1950 US Census1950Barre, VT, USA, age 71, retail groceries and meat manager and salesman
Occupationa grocery store owner2
DeathJul 17, 1957Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA, age 78 of acute coronary occlusion2
BurialElwood Cemetery, Barre, Washington Co., VT, USA2

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Barre, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT VRs 1909-1941.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Barre, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  3. [S1076] Rootsweb.Com, online sites.rootsweb.com, Vital Records of Barre, VT, Rootsweb.com/~vermont (Hamilton Child's Gazateer of VT), June 12 2002.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Barre, Washington Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 215; Sheet 11A; line 15.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 10, E.D. 215, Sh. 11, Ln. 15.
  6. [S91] City Directory, Barre VT 1905.
  7. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Barre Ward 2, Washington, Vermont; Roll: T624_1617; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 209;
    line 3, dwl 178-244-316.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Barre, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  9. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984100.
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Barre, Washington Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 12, E.D. 73, Sh. 3, Ln. 3.
  11. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Barre Ward 2, Washington, Vermont; Roll: T625_1875; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 73; line 3, dwl 17-49-49.
  12. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Barre, Washington, Vermont; Roll: 2431; Enumeration District: 2; sheet 1B, line 75, dwl 17-20-21.     
  13. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Barre, Washington, Vermont; Roll: T627_4237; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 12-3; line 80, dwl 17-144.
  14. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", Roll: 1907345.
  15. [S1074] Town Records: Barre, VT, p. 159; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT VRs 1909-1941.

Harvey A. Houghton1,2

M, #45220, b. October 1864

Family 1: Alice Anna Brown b. Jan 1864

Family 2: Nellie Belle (?) b. 2 Feb 1888, d. 26 Aug 1972

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BirthOct, 1864Irasburgh, Orleans Co., VT, USA, age 6 in 1870 census; Oct 1854, age 45 in 1900 census; Charlestown VT VRs: Irasburgh, VT; Wolcott and Wilcox VT VRs: Barton VT; Barton VT VRs: Westfield, VT; Derby VT VRs: St. Albans and Irashburgh4,5,6,7,3
MarriageOct 12, 1880Barton, Orleans Co., VT, USA5,7,3
1900 Census1900Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 45, farmer8,9
Marriage10

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 247, p. 295.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Barton, VT, p. 822; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Charleston, VT, p. 816: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  5. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 142, p. 30.
  6. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, Vt., p. 879: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  8. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 137, Sh. 3, Ln. 46.
  9. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 137; Sheet 3A; line 46, dwl 57-57.
  10. [S1074] Town Records: St. Johnsbury, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  11. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 879; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  12. [S1074] Town Records: Morrisville, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  13. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  14. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  15. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. Vol. 1, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

Alice Anna Brown1,2,3,4,5

F, #45221, b. January 1864

Family 1: Harvey A. Houghton b. Oct 1864

Family 2: Henry A. Brown b. c 1864

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BirthJan, 1864Coaticoke, Quebec, Canada, age 36 in 1900 census; age 45 in 1910 census; age 56 in 1920 census; St. Johnsbury VT VRs: Campton, PA; Derby VT VRs: Moes River, P.Q; Wolcott VT VRs: Coaticoke PQ; St. Johnsbury VRs: Compton, PQ; ; Derby VT VRs: Moes River, PQ6,2,4,7
Immigration18751876 in 1910 census; 1880 in 1920 census
MarriageOct 12, 1880Barton, Orleans Co., VT, USA6,2,8
Naturalization18959
1900 Census1900Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 45, farmer10,11
1910 Census1910Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 45, divorced, private family housekeeper12
Note19107 children born, 2 living
MarriageDec 30, 1911Wolcott, VT, USA, age 46, 2nd mar13
1920 Census1920Elmore, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 56, dairy farmer14,9
1930 Census1930Elmore, VT, USA, age 66, farmer15
ParentsDBenjamin Brown and Nancy Lovern, b. Canada13

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 247, p. 295.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, Vt., p. 879: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984096.
  6. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 142, p. 30.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. Vol. 1, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Barton, VT, p. 822; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  9. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Elmore, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T625_1872; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 99; line 10, dwl 61-61.
  10. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 137, Sh. 3, Ln. 46.
  11. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 137; Sheet 3A; line 46, dwl 57-57.
  12. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T624_1612; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 134; line 75.
  13. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  14. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Lamoille Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 5, E.D. 99, Sh. 4, Ln. 13.
  15. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Elmore, Lamoille, Vermont; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2342163.
  16. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 879; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  17. [S1074] Town Records: Charleston, VT, p. 816: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  18. [S1074] Town Records: Morrisville, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  19. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  20. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.

William Walter Houghton1,2,3

M, #45222, b. 26 April 1880, d. 9 June 1959

Family: Etta B. Hodgdon b. 26 May 1885, d. 4 Nov 1971

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BirthApr 26, 1880Salem Derby, VT, USA, Apr 1881, age 19 in 1900 census; age 37 in 1920 census; also Hardwick VT; WWI: 26 Apr 1881; WWII: Apr 26, 1893, Derby VT1,4,5,6
MarriageDec 6, 1902Wolcott, VT, USA, age 213,2
1920 Census1920Hardwick, Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 37, wood chopper7,8
SSN008-09-91435
1940 Census1940Wolcott, VT, USA, age 58, farmer; and Albert Hodgdon, 529
Mil. DraftApr 27, 1942WWII, age 59; age 49, works for Arthur Thompson; "his mark, X" signature6
ResidenceApr 27, 1942Hardwick, Caledonia Co., VT, USA6
DeathJun 9, 1959Hardwick, VT, USA, age 79, of malignant lymphoma5
BurialFairmont Cemetery, Wolcott, VT, USA5

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 137, Sh. 3, Ln. 46.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 879; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 707: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Springfield, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  5. [S1074] Town Records: Hardwick, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  6. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", WW2_2368792.
  7. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Hardwick, Caledonia Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 3, E.D. 7, Sh. 14, Ln. 94.
  8. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Hardwick, Caledonia, Vermont; Roll: T625_1871; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 7; line 94, dwl 309-365.
  9. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: m-t0627-04233; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 8-21.
  10. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, Vol. 1, p. 708: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  11. [S1074] Town Records: Craftsbury, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  12. [S1074] Town Records: Bakersfield, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.

George Benjamin Houghton1,2

M, #45223, b. 21 June 1884, d. 2 May 1974

Family: Eliza Jane Hodgdon b. 28 Feb 1890, d. 2 Mar 1978

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BirthJun 21, 1884Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, June, 1883, age 16 in 1900 census; age 35 in 1920 census; age 45 in 1930 census; age 55 in 1940 census; W. Charleston also; Wilcox VT VRs: Derby VT; also Chester VT1,4,5,2
Residence1908Wolcott, VT, USA2
MarriageMar 14, 1908Wilcox, VT, USA, age 24, 1st mar1,2
1920 Census1920Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 35, railroad section work6,7
Occupation1924a mill laborer
1930 Census1930Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 45, odd jobs laborer8
1940 Census1940Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 55, farmer9
SSNVT, USA, 008-05-08953
Mil. DraftApr 27, 1942WWII, age 57
1950 US Census1950Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 65, railroad section hand; and Terry Sadusky, age 5, VT, grandson
Last LocWolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, Zip 056804
DeathMay 2, 1974Morrisville, VT, USA, of pneumonia; certif. 17534,3
ObituaryMay 3, 1974George B. Houghton WOLCOTT - George B. Houghton, 89, a resident here for nearly 70 years, died Thursday at the Morrisville Convalescent Center after a long illness. He was born in Charleston, June 21, 1884, son of Arthur and Alice (Brown) Houghton. . He married Eliza Hodgdon in Wolcott on March 14, 1908, For more than 40 years, he worked for the St. J. & L. C. Railroad, was a member of the Brotherhood of Railroad Maintenance and Ways and of the Wolcott Methodist Church, Besides his widow, he leaves three sons, Ralph, Passumpsic; Arden, Morrisville and Earl, Indian Orchard, Mass; four daughters, Mrs. Louva Hale and Mrs. Marion Ennis, St. John-sbury; Mrs. Mildred Martin and Mrs. Irma Christophero, Bristol, Conn; 26 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; a brother, Jesse Houghton, St. Johnsbury; two half-sisters, Mrs, Gladys Ellis, St. Johnsbury and Mrs. Marion Morency, New York and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p. m. in the Holcomg Funeral Home, Hardwick. The Rev. Albert Strobel will officiate. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery, Wolcott. Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p. m.

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 187, p. 17.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Wilcox, VT, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Morrisville, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  4. [S654] Electronic Web Site, , Rootsweb.Com, Houghton Surname, Social Security Death Index for Dec. 2001.
  5. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 215, p. 41.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Lamoille Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 5, E.D. 106, Sh. 4, Ln. 47.
  7. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T625_1872; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 106; line 47, dwl 82-85.
  8. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: 2429; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 16; line 72, dwl 109-116.
  9. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T627_4233; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 8-20; line 1, dwl 34.
  10. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  11. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 284, p. 125.
  12. [S1074] Town Records: Cabot, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31169, VT Vital Records 1942-1954.
  13. [S1074] Town Records: Calais, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.

Nettie Belle Houghton1,2

F, #45224, b. 5 February 1887, d. 26 August 1972

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BirthFeb 5, 1887Derby, VT, USA, Feb 1887, age 13 in 1900 census; age 23 in 1910 census; age 32 in 1920 census; age 54 in 1940 census2
DeathAug 26, 1972Caledonia Co., VT, USA, age 841

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Vital Records, St. Johnsbury, Caledonia Co., Vermont, Book 247, p. 295.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Lamoille Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 5, E.D. 99, Sh. 4, Ln. 12.

Edwin Raymond Houghton1,2

M, #45225, b. 7 March 1889, d. 23 July 1965

Family: Edith Edna Kimball b. 26 Jul 1889, d. 12 Aug 1961

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BirthMar 7, 1889Derby, VT, USA, Mar 1888, age 11 in 1900 censs; age 21 in 1910 census; age 30 in 1920 census; age 41 in 1930 census; WWII: 7 Mar 18883,4
MarriageFeb 4, 1908Wolcott, VT, USA, he age 20, she 195,6
1910 Census1910Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 21, odd jobs laborer; living with parents in law Zantha and Frances Kimball7
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 28, laborer on RR section, Wolcott VT8
1920 Census1920Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 30, working out laborer; next door to brother George5,9
1930 Census1930Wolcott, Lamoille Co., VT, USA, age 41, a steam RR laborer10
SSN705-16-63884
1940 Census1940Wolcott, VT, USA, age 52, railway trackman11
1950 US Census1950Wolcott, VT, USA, Edward R., age 60, none
Residence1965Wolcott, VT, USA4
DeathJul 23, 1965Hardwick, VT, USA, age 76, of heart disease4
ParentsSparents born in VT

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 137, Sh. 3, Ln. 46.
  2. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", WW2_2368792.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Derby, VT, p. 857: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Hardwick, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31352, VT Vital Records 1955-1979.
  5. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Lamoille Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 5, E.D. 106, Sh. 4, Ln. 43.
  6. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  7. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T624_1612; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 134; line 87.
  8. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984096.
  9. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T625_1872; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 106; line 43, dwl 81-84.
  10. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: T626_2429; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 16; line 60, dwl 105-112.
  11. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Wolcott, Lamoille, Vermont; Roll: m-t0627-04233; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 8-21.
  12. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.

Lula May Houghton1,2

F, #45226, b. 12 September 1891, d. 21 December 1919

Family: Amos J. Goodwin

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BirthSep 12, 1891Derby, VT, USA, Sep 1892, age 7 in 1900 census; Wolcott VT VRs: Newport VT; Death Cert.: Charlestown, VT3,1,2
MarriageFeb 1, 1908Wolcott, VT, USA, age 171
Residence1919Wolcott, VT, USA4
DeathDec 21, 1919Wolcott, VT, USA, of acute peritonititis4

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Wolcott, VT, p. Vol. 1, p. 774: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Derbyt, VT, p. 862: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 7, E.D. 137, Sh. 3, Ln. 46.
  4. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Vermont Death Records, 1909-2008 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
  5. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Elmore, Lamoille, Vermont; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 2342163.

Louisa A. Wood1

F, #45227, b. 27 December 1831, d. 15 September 1904

Family: Harvey Houghton b. 16 Nov 1812, d. 25 Sep 1900

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BirthDec 27, 1831Plymouth, VT, USA, age 49 in 1880 census; age 49 in 1880 census; Dec 1831, age 68 in 1900 census2,1,3
MarriageDr. Carley
MarriageOct 13, 1861Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, he aged 49, 2nd2,4
Occupation1880ran a boarding house5
1900 Census1900Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 87, carpenter joiner2,6
DeathSep 15, 1904Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 73-8-19, of cerebral apoplexy1,3
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA1
ParentsDDr. George Wood and Eliza Ann Pullen; parents born in VT; 1900 census: father born in VT, mother born in RI3

Citations

  1. [S1269] Marjorie Valliere Howe, GS Listings of Prospect Hill Cem., Brattleboro VT, p. 52.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 245, Sh. 2(7), Ln. 20.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 657?: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, p. 597; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30270, VT VRs 1770-1870.
  5. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire; Roll: T9_761; Family History Film: 1254761; Page: 111A; Enumeration District: 53; sheet 28, line 48, dwl 256-323.
  6. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 245; Sheet 2A; line 20, dwl 24-17-36.

Jennie M. (?)1

F, #45228, b. November 1876

Family: George Edwin Foster b. 13 Aug 1872

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BirthNov, 1876NY, USA, age 23 in 1900 census1
Marriagecirca 1898mar 2 years in 1900 census
ParentsDfather born in VT, mother born in NY

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 245, Sh. 2(7), Ln. 20.

Henry Hocton1

M, #45229, b. June 1870

Family: Celia B. (?) b. Apr 1872

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BirthJun, 1870VT, USA, age 30 in 1900 census1
Marriage1
Census1900Dorset, Bennington Co., VT, USA1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 29, Sh. 10, Ln. 52.

Celia B. (?)1

F, #45230, b. April 1872

Family: Henry Hocton b. Jun 1870

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BirthApr, 1872VT, USA, age 28 in 1900 census1
Marriage1
Census1900Dorset, Bennington Co., VT, USA1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 29, Sh. 10, Ln. 52.

Arthur H. Hocton1

M, #45231, b. March 1894

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BirthMar, 1894NY, USA, age 6 in 1900 census1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 29, Sh. 10, Ln. 52.

Marion E. Hocton1

F, #45232, b. June 1899

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BirthJun, 1899VT, USA, age 11/12 in 1900 census1

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 29, Sh. 10, Ln. 52.

Herbert Marshall Houghton1,2,3

M, #45233, b. 25 April 1860, d. 6 April 1903

Family: Hattie A. Haskins b. 31 Mar 1859, d. 28 Dec 1933

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BirthApr 25, 1860Newfane, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 1/12 in 1860 census; age 10 in 1870 census; age 20 in 1880 census; Apr 1860, age 40 in 1900 census4,2,5
MarriageJul 23, 1885Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, mar 15 years in 1900 census6,3,7
1900 Census1900Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 40, machinist, with 2 boarders, 1 servant6,8
DeathApr 6, 1903Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA5
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, G-0305

Citations

  1. [S814] Marshall L. McClanahan, Houghton, John & Beatrix - MLM;, M, p. 110.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Newfane, Windham Co., VT, p. 636; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30270, VT VRs 1770-1870.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1231: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S235] U.S. Census, 1870 US Census, Newfane, Windham Co., VT, Box 1627, p. 61, line 26, dwl 87.
  5. [S1269] Marjorie Valliere Howe, GS Listings of Prospect Hill Cem., Brattleboro VT, p. 149.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 244, Sh. 24, Ln. 43.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1324; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  8. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 244; Sheet 24A; line 43, dwl 464-606.
  9. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1240: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  10. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1195; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

Hattie A. Haskins1,2,3,4

F, #45234, b. 31 March 1859, d. 28 December 1933

Family: Herbert Marshall Houghton b. 25 Apr 1860, d. 6 Apr 1903

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BirthMar 31, 1859Dover, VT, USA, Mar 1859, age 41 in 1900 census1,2,3
MarriageJul 23, 1885Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, mar 15 years in 1900 census1,3,4
1900 Census1900Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 40, machinist, with 2 boarders, 1 servant1,5
DeathDec 28, 1933Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA2
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA2
ParentsDSophia L. Haskins, Jan 1824, VT; parents born in VT

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 244, Sh. 24, Ln. 43.
  2. [S1269] Marjorie Valliere Howe, GS Listings of Prospect Hill Cem., Brattleboro VT, p. 149.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1231: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1324; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 244; Sheet 24A; line 43, dwl 464-606.
  6. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1240: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1195; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.

Herbert Leroy Houghton1

M, #45235, b. 23 July 1886, d. 1954

Family: Ethel Maude Gary b. 1880, d. 1949

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BirthJul 23, 1886Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, Jun 1886, age 13 in 1900 census; age 24 in 1910 census; age 33 in 1920 census1
Occupation1909a cost accountant
MarriageSep 28, 1909Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, he 23, she 292,3
1910 Census1910Greenfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 24, factory foreman4
Mil. DraftJun 5, 1917Greenfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 30, fireman, machine dept.5
1920 Census1920Greenfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 33, production manager2,6
1930 Census1930Greenfield, Franklin Co., MA, USA, age 43, a tool factory superintendent; and mother in law Abbie E. "Gay"7
Residence1942Greenfield, MA, USA8
1950 US Census1950Greenfield, MA, USA, age 63, widowed, no occup
Death1954
BurialGreen River Cemetery, Greenfield, VT, USA

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT, p. 1195; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Greenfield, Franklin Co., Mass., Box 129, Vol. 40, E.D. 109, Sh. 10, Ln. 86.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Brattleboro, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  4. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_588; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 499; line 5, dwl 1-22-29.
  5. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1684478.
  6. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll T625_698; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 109; line 86, dwl 50-189-237.
  7. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T626_904; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 14; line 83, dwl 50-257-344.
  8. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; ; State Headquarters: Massachusetts; Microfilm Series: M2090; Microfilm Roll: 72.

Jennie Thompson1,2

F, #45236, b. 9 December 1852, d. 31 January 1930

Family: James Adelbert Houghton b. 11 Apr 1850, d. 20 Apr 1935

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BirthDec 9, 1852Bernardston, Franklin Co., MA, USA, Dec 1853, age 47 in 1900 census; age 56 in 1910 census; age 66 in 1920 census2,1
MarriageJun 22, 1882Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 323,4
1900 Census1900Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 50, mill; 3 children born, 2 living3,5
1910 Census1910Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 61, Needle Nail Co. laborer6
1920 Census1920Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 70, stocking mill helper7,8
DeathJan 31, 1930Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 77-1-22, of brain concussion, due to accidental fall, having tripped on a rug on Jan. 141
ParentsDHorace Thompson and Roxy Alger, both b. MA; parents born in VT in 1920 census2

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, VT, p. 145; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 27, Sh. 32, Ln. 33.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, p. 150: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  5. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Bennington, Bennington Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 27; Sheet 32A; line 33, dwl 116-589-652.
  6. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Bennington Ward 4, Bennington, Vermont; Roll: T624_1612; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 26;
    line 47, dwl 116-161-188.
  7. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 2, E.D. 28, Sh. 8, Ln. 24.
  8. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Bennington, Bennington, Vermont; Roll: T625_1870; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 28; line 24, dwl 116-254-261.

Lena May Houghton1

F, #45237, b. 6 August 1886, d. 15 May 1961

Family: Lawrence Henry Sears

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BirthAug 6, 1886Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 13 in 1900 census; age 33 in 1920 census2,3
Occupation1920stocking mill knitter
MarriageJun 6, 1921Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, age 341
DeathMay 15, 1961Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, of acute congestive heart failure3

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 27, Sh. 32, Ln. 33.
  3. [S882] Ancestry.Com, online www.ancestry.com, Vermont Death Records, 1909-2008 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.

Robert Willard Houghton1,2,3,4

M, #45238, b. 6 November 1893, d. 1961

Family: Mary Ella Gilmore b. c 1896, d. 1986

Biography

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BirthNov 6, 1893Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, USA, Dec 1893, age 6 in 1900 census; age 16 in 1910 census; age 26 in 1920 census; age 36 in 1930 census5
Occupation1920wax paper mill cutter
Marriage1928Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 34 and 323
1930 Census1930Upper Darby, Delaware Co., PA, USA, age 36, a marble estimator; and brother in law Ellis Jackson, 45, England, and his daughter Mary E. Jackson, 16, PA3
1940 Census1940Philadelphia, PA, USA, age 46, none; Mary, textile weaver6
Mil. DraftApr 27, 1942WWII, age 48
ResidenceApr 27, 1942Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA, USA, occupation: Philadelphia Naval Yards7
1950 US Census1950Wilmington, DE, USA, age 56, electrical contracting draftsman
Death1961

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 2, E.D. 27, Sh. 32, Ln. 33.
  2. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Bennington, Bennington Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 2, E.D. 28, Sh. 8, Ln. 24.
  3. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Upper Darby, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania; Roll: T626_2034; Enumeration District: 156; sheet 4B, line 72, dwl 61-85-85.
  4. [S1308] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online http://content.ancestry.com, 1984060.
  5. [S1074] Town Records: Bennington, VT, p. 145; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30547, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  6. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03748; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 51-1971.
  7. [S1323] "WWII Draft Registration 1942", WW2_2240438.

James Arlon Houghton1,2,3

M, #45239, b. 2 May 1859, d. 29 May 1942

Family 1: Julia A. Chapman b. 5 Jun 1859, d. 29 Jul 1926

Family 2: Nellie Chapman b. 2 Mar 1861, d. 26 Mar 1952

Biography

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BirthMay 2, 1859Athens, VT, USA, age 11 in 1870 census; age 21 in 1880 census; May 1859, age 41 in 1900 census; age 50 in 1910 census; age 60 in 1920 census; age 70 in 1930 census; age 80 in 1940 census2,3,4
1870 Census1870Athens, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 11, with Julius and Roda Hitchcock family5
1880 Census1880Westminster, Windham Co., VT, USA, James Houghton, age 21, with Amasa Perry family, works in a Woolen factory6
MarriageApr 1, 1884Weathersfield, VT, USA, age 251,2,7
Occupation1887Westminster, VT, USA, a basket maker8
1900 Census1900Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, agege 41, basket braider1,9
1910 Census1910Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 50, electric RR motorman10
1920 Census1920Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 60, "scuth snath" shop11,12
MarriageJun 29, 1927Rockingham, VT, USA, age 68, 2nd mar13
1930 Census1930Rockingham, VT, USA, age 7014
1940 Census1940Saxtons River, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 80, none15
DeathMay 29, 1942Saxtons River, VT, USA, age 83-0-27, chronic myocarditis4
ObituaryJun 1, 1942Funeral services for James Arlon Houghton, 83, native of Athens, who died Friday, was to be held this afternoon at 2.30 o'clock at bis Saxtons River home. Rev. J. L. Peacock was to officiate. Burial was to take place In Oak HU1 cemetery here. Mr. Houghton died at his home Friday evening after a three-month Illness. Although an Athens native, he spent his entire lifetime in Saxtons River. His first wife, who died in 1926. was Julia A. Chapman. His second marriage was to Nellie Richardson. He is survived by his daughter, Mrs. j Arthur Mundell of Saxtons River, and two granddaughters, Mrs. John Lawrence of Saxtons River and Mrs. Her-ert Hamilton of Claremont. N. H. He also leaves four great-grandchildren. Mr. Houghton was a member of the Bellows Falls Lodge of Odd Fellows.

Citations

  1. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 258, Sh. 6, Ln. 85.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Westminster, VT, p. 1307: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S1074] Town Records: Athens, VT, p. 592: VT Division of Records, Middelesex, VT, F-30270, VT VRs 1770-1870.
  4. [S1074] Town Records: Saxtons River, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-31169, VT Vital Records 1942-1954.
  5. [S1228] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , Athens, Windham Co., VT, Box 1627, p. 351, line 38, dwl 60.
  6. [S1229] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , Westminster, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T9_1349; Family History Film: 1255349; Page: 538D; Enumeration District: 242; sheet 16, line 22, dwl 151-169.
  7. [S1074] Town Records: Weathersfield, VT, p. 1473: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Westminster, VT, p. 1347: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  9. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 258; Sheet 6B; line 86, dwl 133-137.
  10. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T624_1618; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 257;
    line 88, dwl 129-157.
  11. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Windham Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 13, E.D. 122, Sh. 13, Ln. 20.
  12. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T625_1876; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 122; line 20, dwl 277-309.
  13. [S1074] Town Records: Rockingham, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  14. [S1233] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham, Vermont; Roll: 2432; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 23; line 47, dwl 11-11.
  15. [S1479] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , Saxtons River, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T627_4239; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13-29; line 68, dwl 59.

Julia A. Chapman1,2

F, #45240, b. 5 June 1859, d. 29 July 1926

Family: James Arlon Houghton b. 2 May 1859, d. 29 May 1942

Biography

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BirthJun 5, 1859Winhall, VT, USA, dd calc; Jun 1859, age 40 in 1900 census; age 50 in 1910 census; age 60 in 1920 census; also Mt. Holly1
MarriageApr 1, 1884Weathersfield, VT, USA, age 253,1,2
1900 Census1900Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, agege 41, basket braider3,4
1910 Census1910Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 50, electric RR motorman5
1920 Census1920Rockingham, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 60, "scuth snath" shop6,7
DeathJul 29, 1926Rockingham, VT, USA, age 67-1-24, of cerebral hemorrhage8
ParentsDHiram Chapman and Mary E. Balster, b. VT; father born in NY, mother born in VT in 1910 census8

Citations

  1. [S1074] Town Records: Westminster, VT, p. 1307: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  2. [S1074] Town Records: Weathersfield, VT, p. 1473: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.
  3. [S235] U.S. Census, 1900 Soundex Vermont, Box 17, Vol. 12, E.D. 258, Sh. 6, Ln. 85.
  4. [S1230] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham Co., Vermont; Roll: T623 ; Enumeration District: 258; Sheet 6B; line 86, dwl 133-137.
  5. [S1231] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T624_1618; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 257;
    line 88, dwl 129-157.
  6. [S235] U.S. Census, 1920 Soundex, Windham Co., VT, Film 878, Box 13, Vol. 13, E.D. 122, Sh. 13, Ln. 20.
  7. [S1232] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , Rockingham, Windham, Vermont; Roll: T625_1876; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 122; line 20, dwl 277-309.
  8. [S1074] Town Records: Bellows Falls, VT; VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30766, VT Vital Records 1909-1941.
  9. [S1074] Town Records: Westminster, VT, p. 1347: VT Division of Records, Middlesex, VT, F-30546, VT VRs 1871-1904.