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John Houghton, Jr.

Birthplace: Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of John Houghton of Lancaster and Beatrix Jocelyn Houghton
Husband of Mary Houghton and Hannah Wilder
Father of John Houghton; Jacob Houghton, Sr.; Henry Houghton; Mary Sawyer; Nehemiah Houghton and 9 others
Brother of Robert Houghton; Mary Wilder; Jonas Houghton; Benjamin Houghton; Daniel Houghton and 2 others

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About John Houghton, Jr.

John Houghton, Jr Birth: Apr. 26, 1650 Death: Feb. 3, 1737

John was the son of John Houghton III and Beatrix ___.

He married: 1) at Lancaster, MA on Jan 22, 1721/2, Mary Farrar. 2) at Lancaster on Jan 27, 1723/4, Hannah (Atherton) Wilder.

Children (by first marriage): John Houghton V, Jacob Houghton (husband of Rebecca Whitcomb Houghton), Henry Houghton (whose first wife was Abigail Barron Houghton and whose second wife was Anna Houghton), Joseph Houghton, Benjamin Houghton, Mary Houghton Sawyer (wife of William Sawyer), Mercy Houghton Wilder, Anna Houghton Priest, Jonathan Houghton, Hepzibah Houghton Brabrook, and William Houghton.

Family links:

 John Houghton (____ - 1684) 
 Mary Farrar Houghton (1648 - 1724)
 Hannah Atherton Wilder Houghton (1658 - 1738) 
 Hepsibeth Houghton Brabrook*
 Rebecca Houghton Moore*
 John Houghton (1673 - 1724)*
 Jacob Houghton (1674 - 1750)*
 Mercy Houghton Wilder (1682 - 1734)*
 Anna Houghton Priest (1684 - 1751)*
 William Houghton (1696 - 1743)*

Inscription: Here Lies Buried Ye Body of John Houghton, Esquir, As You Are So Ware We. As We Are So you Will be. Who Died February ye 3d Anno Domini - 1736/7 and in ye 87th Year of his Age.

Burial: Old Common Burial Ground Lancaster Worcester County Massachusetts, USA Created by: cap624 Record added: Sep 11, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 41845343

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John Houghton, Jr.'s Timeline

April 26, 1650
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
January 22, 1671
Age 20
Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts
December 13, 1672
Age 22
Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts
February 17, 1673
Age 22
Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts
February 23, 1675
Age 24
Age 24
Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
February 23, 1676
Age 25
Worburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Age 25
February 26, 1678
Age 27
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts
February 7, 1680
Age 29
Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony