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About James Houston

Sailed from Port of Belfast, Ireland and landed in Baltimore, MD. It is unclear whether they departed Belfast on August 4, 1835 or arrived in Baltimore on that date. The ship was the Margaret Balfour. Number 72 on the manifest is James Houston, age 17 (profession - Labourer). Number 71 on the manifest is Mary Houston, age 16, (profession - spinster) -- perhaps a sister.

Birth: 1729 Death: Jan. 4, 1802

Died at the age of 73 years.


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Parents:
 John Houston (1690 - 1755)
 Margaret Mary Cunningham Houston (1694 - 1754)

Spouse:
 Grizzy Newell Houston (____ - 1802)

Children:
 James Newell Houston (____ - 1812)*
 Susannah Houston Morrison (____ - 1823)*
 Agnes Houston Potts (1760 - 1830)*
 James Newell Houston (1776 - 1812)*

Sibling:
 Robert H Houston (1720 - 1760)*
 James Houston (1729 - 1802)
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Inscription: Death as a mighty coq'ror[sic] roams To summons mortals to their tombs Excusing none tho' e'er so young Tho' e'er so virtuous, rich, or strong


Burial: Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery Charlotte Mecklenburg County North Carolina, USA Plot: #1250


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Maintained by: SuzanneTF Originally Created by: BrendaB Record added: Sep 25, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 21765277 http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21765277

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James Houston's Timeline

1729
1729
New Castle, Delaware, United States
1760
1760
Age 31
Ireland
1760
Age 31
Staunton, VA, USA
1762
1762
Age 33
Augusta, VA, USA
1765
1765
Age 36
Augusta, VA, USA
1767
1767
Age 38
Augusta, VA, USA
1769
1769
Age 40
Augusta, VA, USA
1776
1776
Age 47
1802
January 4, 1802
Age 73
Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States