Catherine <I>Merrill</I> Houghton

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Catherine Merrill Houghton

  • Birth 18 Sep 1797
  • Death 12 Sep 1890
  • Burial Tallula, Menard County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 9452626

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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  • Created by: Bev
  • Added: 12 Sep 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9452626
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine Merrill Houghton (18 Sep 1797–12 Sep 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9452626, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Tallula, Menard County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Bev (contributor 47588577) .