John Houghton

M, #72961, b. between 1782 and 1795, d. 1870


Birthbetween 1782 and 1795Ireland, age 65 in 1860 census; age 88 in 1870 census
1860 Census1860Donegal, Butler co., PA, USA, Surname given as Houston; age 65, farmer
1870 Census1870Donegal, Butler Co., PA, USA, age 88, retired farmer
Death1870Donegal Township, PA, USA


Mary Skelley b. 1795, d. 1870
Marriage*John Houghton married Mary Skelley

Mary Skelley

F, #72962, b. 1795, d. 1870


Birth1795Somerset, PA, USA, age 65 in 1860 census
1860 Census1860Donegal, Butler co., PA, USA, Surname given as Houston; age 65, farmer
Death1870Donegal, Butler Co., PA, USA


John Houghton b. bt 1782 - 1795, d. 1870
Marriage*Mary Skelley married John Houghton

Sophia Houghton

F, #72963, b. 1822, d. 12 February 1902
Father*John Houghton b. bt 1782 - 1795, d. 1870
Mother*Mary Skelley b. 1795, d. 1870


George Rodgers b. 1822, d. 2 Feb 1896
Marriage*Sophia Houghton married George Rodgers on Nov 28, 1843 at Sugarcreek, Armstrong Co., PA, USA

George Rodgers

M, #72964, b. 1822, d. 2 February 1896


Sophia Houghton b. 1822, d. 12 Feb 1902
Marriage*George Rodgers married Sophia Houghton, daughter of John Houghton and Mary Skelley, on Nov 28, 1843 at Sugarcreek, Armstrong Co., PA, USA

David Houghton

M, #72965, b. 31 July 1859, d. September 1911
Father*Thomas Houghton
Mother*Catherine Hovey

Noah L. Houghton

M, #72966

J. Howard Beaty

M, #72967


MarriageLycoming Co., PA, USA


Bertha May Houghton
Marriage*J. Howard Beaty married Bertha May Houghton at Lycoming Co., PA, USA

Bertha May Houghton

F, #72968


MarriageLycoming Co., PA, USA


J. Howard Beaty
Marriage*Bertha May Houghton married J. Howard Beaty at Lycoming Co., PA, USA

Luella A. Houghton

F, #72969, b. 4 November 1861, d. 4 June 1915
Father*Bradley Houghton Jr. b. 3 Apr 1836, d. 8 Feb 1909
Mother*Lucy Janette Higley b. 24 Jul 1838, d. 28 Jan 1864


BirthNov 4, 1861Marlboro, VT, USA, age 7 in 1870 census; age 17 in 1880 census; age 20 in 1883
DeathJun 4, 1915Marlboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, of chronic intestine nephritis

Maria E. Houghton

F, #72970, b. circa 1820


Birthcirca 1820NH, USA, age 60in 1880 census
1880 Census1880Newfane, Windham Co., VT, USA, age 60, a widow

Dorothy Knox Howe

F, #72971, b. 16 July 1944, d. 9 November 2018


BirthJul 16, 1944Houston, TX, USA
MarriageJun 4, 1968Harris Co., TX, USA
Author1991Houston, TX, USA, Title:      Houston's forgotten heritage : landscape, houses, interiors, 1824-1914 / [compiled by] Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton, by: Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton, Junior League of Houston, Barrie M. Scardino, Sadie Gwin Blackburn, Katherine S. Howe, William Seale; Imprint:      Houston, Tex. : Rice University Press, c1991. Description:      xiii, [5], 387 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm; subject: Houston (Tex.); Architecture, Domestic; Social life and customs; Texas; Houston; Dwellings; Interior decoration; Landscape; History
DeathNov 9, 2018Houston, TX, USA
BurialGlenwood Cemetery, Houston, TX, USA


Thomas Woodward Houghton b. 5 Feb 1943, d. 27 May 2002
Marriage*Dorothy Knox Howe married Thomas Woodward Houghton, son of Thomas Reuss Houghton and Virginia Woodward, on Jun 4, 1968 at Harris Co., TX, USA

John Calvin Lawrence Clark

M, #72972, b. 30 November 1871, d. 1936
Father*Calvin Clark b. 1801, d. 1890
Mother*Annie Marie Lawrence b. Sep 1835


BirthNov 30, 1871Harvard, MA, USA, age 28 in 1900 census
1900 Census1900Lancaster, MA, USA, age 64, widow
Author1909Main Author:      Clark, John Calvin Lawrence, 1871-1936.
Title:      Tom Moore in Bermuda, a bit of literary gossip.
Imprint:      Boston, Smith and McCance, 1909.
Description:      63 p. front., illus. (incl. facsims.) plates, ports. 24 cm.
Subject(s):      Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852.

Frederick Houghton M.S.

M, #72973


Author1922Genesee Co., NY, USA, Author:      Houghton, Frederick. Title:      The archeology of the Genesee country.
Imprint:      Rochester : [s.n.], 1922.
Description:      66 p., 21 plates ; cm. (8vo)
Series:      N.Y. State Archeological Assoc. Researches and transactions ; 1922
Subject(s):      Genesee County (N.Y.)
Series:      Researches and transactions of the New York State Archeological Association ; 1922.

J. P. Houghton

M, #72974

Mary Arnald Houghton

F, #72975


Author1816Title:      Emilia of Lindinau, or, The field of Leipsic [microform] : a poem, in four cantos / by Mary Arnald Houghton.
Imprint:      Philadelphia : Mathew Carey, 1816 (Baltimore : B. Edes)
Description:      viii, 200 p; 16 cm.
Notes:      Microopaque. New York, N.Y. : Readex Microprint, courtesy of A.A.S., 1982. 3 microopaques ; 23 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 37877).

Peter Houghton

M, #72976, b. circa 1784, d. 23 April 1826


Birthcirca 1784dd calc
Authorbetween 1808 and 1809Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, Title: Independent freeholder and republican journal.
Imprint:      Brattleborough [i.e. Brattleboro, Vt.] : P. Houghton, for the Proprietors, 1808-
Description:      v; 50 cm.
Vol. 1, no. 1 (Dec. 3, 1808)-
Notes:      Last issue located: Vol. 1, no. 19 (Apr. 8, 1809). Cf. Brigham, C.S. Amer. newspapers.
"Federal Republican."
References:      Shaw & Shoemaker 15298
Brigham, C.S. Amer. newspapers, p. 1078
Other Author(s):      Houghton, Peter, 1784?-1826.
County of Publication:      Windham
DeathApr 23, 1826Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA, ae 42
BurialProspect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, Windham Co., VT, USA

Mrs. Ruth Houghton

F, #72977, b. circa 1775, d. 18 February 1844

Notable Houghton

     Notable Houghton: Only known Houghton to be the victim of rape and murder in 1844 (by Thomas Barrett who was executed.)


Birthcirca 1775
DeathFeb 18, 1844Lunenburg, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by Thomas Barrett

Amon Moore

M, #72978, b. 1822


Birth1822MA, USA, age 34 in 1855 census; age 38 in 1860 census
MarriageMay 4, 1851


Rhoda Rosina Houghton b. 1 Nov 1824
Marriage*Amon Moore married Rhoda Rosina Houghton, daughter of Hiram Houghton and Thankful Willson, on May 4, 1851. 

Ida Lee Houghton

F, #72979
Father*Henderson DeVal Houghton b. 26 Jun 1938
Mother*Grace Ida Kolstad b. 10 Mar 1932




(?) Brasda
Marriage*Ida Lee Houghton married (?) Brasda

(?) Brasda

M, #72980




Ida Lee Houghton
Marriage*(?) Brasda married Ida Lee Houghton, daughter of Henderson DeVal Houghton and Grace Ida Kolstad

Samuel Houghton Cowell

M, #72981, b. 1820, d. 1864




Emilie Marguerite Ebsworth b. 1818
Marriage*Samuel Houghton Cowell married Emilie Marguerite Ebsworth

Emilie Marguerite Ebsworth

F, #72982, b. 1818


AuthorMain Author:      Cowell, Emilie Marguerite Ebsworth, b. 1818.
Title:      The Cowells in America : being the diary of Mrs. Sam Cowell during her husband's concert tour in the years 1860-1861 / edited by M. Willson Disher.
Imprint:      London : Oxford university press, H. Milford, 1934.
Description:      lxv, 426 p. : illusl, geneal. tables. ill., plates, ports., facsim; 23 cm.


Samuel Houghton Cowell b. 1820, d. 1864
Marriage*Emilie Marguerite Ebsworth married Samuel Houghton Cowell

Jane Olmsted

F, #72983, b. 23 March 1909, d. 4 December 1982


BirthMar 23, 1909Harrisburg, PA, USA, age 21 in 1930 census; age 31 in 1940 census
1930 Census1930Corning, Steuben Co., NY, USA, age 23, property $40,000, a salesman at glass factory; and Anna Guertin, 44, a maid
DivorceJul, 1938USA
1940 Census1940New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 31, divorced, none; 4 servants
DeathDec 4, 1982Grosse Point Farms, MI, USA

Family 1

Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. b. 12 Dec 1906, d. 3 Apr 1990
EngagementJane Olmsted and Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. were engaged on Nov 10, 1928; MISS JANE OLMSTED ENGAGED TO MARRY; Daughter of Mrs. Vance C. McCormick to Wed Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. FIANCE A HARVARD SENIOR He Is Nephew of Ambassador Houghton--Miss Janett Thall Betrothed to L.G. Salomon.

November 10, 1928, Saturday

Mr. and Mrs. Vance Criswell McCormick of Harrisburg, Pa., yesterday announced to their friends in New York the engagement of Mrs. McCormick's daughter, Miss Jane Olmsted, to Arthur Amory Houghton Jr., son of Mrs. Arthur A. Houghton of Corning, N.Y., and the late Mr. Houghton, and a nephew of Alanson B. Houghton, American Ambassador to Great Britain. 
Divorce* Jane Olmsted and Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. were divorced in Jul, 1938 at USA

Family 2

Hugh McMillan
Marriage*Jane Olmsted married Hugh McMillan on 1947. 

Ellen Crenshaw

F, #72984, b. 17 September 1906, d. 18 December 1961


BirthSep 17, 1906Richmond, VA, USA, age 33 in 1940 census
1940 Census1940New York, New York Co., NY, USA, age 33, glass manufacturing sale executive; and a housekeeper
DivorceJan 7, 1944Reno, NV, USA, on charges of desertion.
DeathDec 18, 1961New York, New York Co., NY, USA

Family 1

John M. Gates
Marriage*Ellen Crenshaw married John M. Gates

Family 2

Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. b. 12 Dec 1906, d. 3 Apr 1990
Divorce*Ellen Crenshaw and Arthur Amory Houghton Jr. were divorced on Jan 7, 1944 at Reno, NV, USA, on charges of desertion. 

Gola Tompson DuVal

F, #72985


MarriageJan 28, 1937District of Columbia, DC, USA
1940 Census1940Alexandria, VA, USA, age 30, general work electrician; and parents in law George and Gola Duval
DivorceDec 22, 1952Alexandria, VA, USA


Henderson Towers Houghton b. 23 Dec 1909, d. 1 Nov 1974
Marriage*Gola Tompson DuVal married Henderson Towers Houghton, son of Norman Owen Houghton and May Towers, on Jan 28, 1937 at District of Columbia, DC, USA
Divorce* Gola Tompson DuVal and Henderson Towers Houghton were divorced on Dec 22, 1952 at Alexandria, VA, USA

Gola May Houghton

F, #72986, b. 13 November 1939
Father*Henderson Towers Houghton b. 23 Dec 1909, d. 1 Nov 1974
Mother*Gola Tompson DuVal


BirthNov 13, 1939Washington, DC, USA

Georgia Lee Houghton

F, #72987, b. 4 November 1941
Father*Henderson Towers Houghton b. 23 Dec 1909, d. 1 Nov 1974
Mother*Gola Tompson DuVal


BirthNov 4, 1941Washington, DC, USA

Mary Eleanor Evans

F, #72988, b. 31 May 1925


BirthMay 31, 1925Chicago, Cook Co., IL, USA


Albert Charles Houghton II b. 21 Jun 1916, d. 16 Jan 1980
Marriage*Mary Eleanor Evans married Albert Charles Houghton II, son of Dr. Henry Spencer Houghton M.D. and Caroline Martha Carmack
Divorce* Mary Eleanor Evans and Albert Charles Houghton II were divorced in 1956. 

John Haughton

M, #72989, d. 8 July 1825


DeathJul 8, 1825Waltham, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, MLM Jul 6; a. 1 y 11 m
BurialAuburn Cemetery, Placer Co., CA, USA

Sarah Ann Watson

F, #72990, b. 5 August 1855, d. 20 August 1913
Father*George Watson b. 1806, d. 11 Nov 1876
Mother*Mary Gyles Houghten b. 27 Feb 1817, d. 2 Dec 1869


BirthAug 5, 1855
DeathAug 20, 1913