Roy Family Genealogy
Genealogy of the Roy family, including Boudreau, Burnett, Myers, Ward, Whelpley, and Woodman
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Jonas Houghton

Male Abt 1663 - 1723  (~ 60 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Jonas Houghton 
    Born Abt Apr 1663  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Moved to 15 Apr 1676  Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History 1704 
    He was one of the petitioners in 1704 to the Massachusetts General Assembly for relief after the destruction of Lancaster. During this raid, Jonas lost one ox. 
    History 1704  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    In the 1704 list of garrisons, Jonas was assigned to Capt. Thomas Wilder's garrison house. 
    Offices Held say 1704 
    Religion 1708 
    Died 20 Sep 1723  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Old Common Burial Ground, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 6 Siblings 
    Person ID I353  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2018 

    Father John Houghton,   c. 24 Dec 1624, Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1684, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Beatrix,   b. 1628, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1711/12, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married About 1648/49 
    Family ID F388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Berbeane,   b. 2 Jul 1661, Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1720, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1681  Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Age at Marriage He was 17 years - She was 19 years 
    Children 13 children 
    Last Modified 21 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [1
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F390  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Apr 1663 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved to - 15 Apr 1676 - Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1681 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHistory - 1704 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Sep 1723 - Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Common Burial Ground, Lancaster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S1105] Burr, Annie Lane and Thomas Hovey Gage. "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass., and Some of His Descendants", (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Registe, volume LXXIX, 1925).

    2. [S84] Wyman, Thomas Bellows. The Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown, Massachusetts 1629-1818 , (Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1879).

    3. [S1094] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. "Lancaster Records" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVII, 1863).