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Catherine Merrill Houghton
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1797
Death: Sep. 12, 1890

Catherine Merrill Houghton
(Mrs. Elijah Houghton)
Died 12 Sep 1890 92Y 11M 25D
Elijah Houghton and wife, Catherine Merrill Houghton, came from Mason County, Kentucky, in 1824, and located just south of Rock Creek Church. He was a soldier in the War of 1812. His father and mother, Aaron Houghton and wife, of Hopewell, New Jersey, came to Kentucky and afterward with their sons to Illinois. Aaron Houghton was a Revolutionary soldier, participating in the battle of Long Island. Elijah Houghton and wife were members of the Baptist organization a Clary's Grove, near Tallula, Ill.
Their children were Maria, Phoebe, Sarah, Jane, Susan, Mary, Alfred, John and Andrew M.

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  Elijah Houghton (1781 - 1852)*
*Calculated relationship
Rock Creek Cemetery
Menard County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bev
Record added: Sep 12, 2004
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Catherine <i>Merrill</i> Houghton
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Catherine <i>Merrill</i> Houghton
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 Added: Sep. 21, 2012

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