|Birth: ||Mar. 3, 1873|
County Donegal, Ireland
|Death: ||Feb. 23, 1955|
Born in Swilltymount, Killea, Co Donegal, Ireland, to Moses Houston and Margaret Chambers, the fourth of 10 children.
When Joseph was 12 his father moved the entire family to Kansas, arriving in Philadelphia on 17 April 1885.
After 10 years they all moved to Montreal, where some of the older children had already settled.
Joseph worked first as a carpenter, then as a mining engineer for the St. Anthony's Gold Mine at Webbwood, Sables-Spanish Rivers. He settled near Haileybury, Temiskaming, with his wife Margaret to raise their family.
Margaret Orr Brown Wilkinson Houston (1883 - 1947)
Margaret Orr Houston (1910 - 1928)*
In Loving Memory of
1872 - 1955
1883 - 1947
1910 - 1928
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Created by: Fay Carmichael
Record added: Sep 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97495383