John Houghton, Jr. Esq

Male Abt 1650 - 1737  (~ 87 years)


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  • Born Abt 1650  [1
    • He was born possibly in Dedham, Massachusetts.
    Moved to 15 Apr 1676  Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    John, Beatrix and their children moved from Lancaster, Massachusetts during King Philip's War. 
    Died 3 Feb 1736/37  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I662  | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2018 

    Father John Houghton,   b. 1624, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1684, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Beatrix,   b. 1628, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1711, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Farrar,   b. 1648, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1724, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1671/72  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Their marriage was recorded as 22 (11) 1671.
    Children 
     1. John Houghton,   b. 12 Feb 1672/73, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jacob Houghton,   b. 17 Apr 1674, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1750, Bolton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Henry Houghton,   b. 23 Feb 1676, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1756, Bolton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Benjamin Houghton,   b. 26 Feb 1678, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1746  (Age 67 years)
     5. Joseph Houghton,   b. 26 Feb 1678, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before Nov 1718  (Age 40 years)
     6. Mary Houghton,   b. 7 Feb 1680, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1752, Bolton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     7. Mercy Houghton,   b. 15 Mar 1682, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1733/34, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     8. Anna Houghton,   b. 8 May 1684, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1751, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     9. Jonathan Houghton,   b. 20 Feb 1685, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1737, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +10. Beatrix Houghton,   b. 1690,   d. 1770, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     11. Hepsibeth Houghton,   b. Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. William Houghton,   b. 26 Apr 1698, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1743, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F638  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Atherton,   b. 10 Jan 1657/58, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1737/38, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1724/25  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F70  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jan 1671/72 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved to - John, Beatrix and their children moved from Lancaster, Massachusetts during King Philip's War. - 15 Apr 1676 - Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1724/25 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Feb 1736/37 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1105] Burr, Annie Lane and Thomas Hovey Gage. "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass., and Some of His Descendants", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Registe, volume LXXIX, 1925).

    2. [S84] Wyman, Thomas Bellows. The Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, Massachusetts 1629-1818 , (Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1879).

    3. [S1048] Potter, Charles Edward. Genealogies of Some Old Families of Concord, Mass. and Their Descendants in Part to the Present Generation, (Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son, 1887).

    4. [S994] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Lancaster Records", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVI, 1862).



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