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John Houliston

Male 1837 - 1905  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name John Houliston 
    Born July 1837  Trois Rivières, St Maurice, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 June 1905  Manhattan, New York, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
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      Canada 1851 census:
      Census of 1851 (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia) Province/Territory: Canada East (Quebec)
      District Name: St. Maurice (county)
      District Number: 26
      Sub-district Name/ Trois Rivières
      Description: town
      part 2
      Sub-district Number: 379
      Schedule: A
      Reference: Library and Archives Canada, RG31
      Microfilm Reel Number: C-1139
      pages 89/90 & 91/92
      house construction? "maison en pierre" {stone-built house}
      boutiques, magasins, auberges, tavernes {shops, stores, inns, taverns}? "magasin"
      the capital D for Elizabeth and John is under a column headed "residence si elle est hors des limites"
      47 John Houliston marchand {merchant} Scotland Presbyterian 50 Male married (resident family member)
      48 Marguerite Turnbull - Montreal Presbyterian 30 Female married (resident family member)
      49 Thomas Houliston commis {clerk} Trois Rivières Presbyterian 20 Male not married (resident family member)
      50 George B Houliston commis {clerk} Trois Rivières Presbyterian 18 Male not married (resident family member)
      1 Elizabeth Houliston Presbyterian Trois Rivières Presbyterian D 16 Female (absent family member) (attends school)
      2 John Houliston .. Trois Rivières Presbyterian D 14 Male (absent family member) (attends school)
      3 William Houliston .. Trois Rivières Presbyterian 11 Male (resident family member) (attends school)
      4 Alexander Houliston .. Trois Rivières Presbyterian 9 Male (resident family member) (attends school)
      5 Agnes Houliston .. Trois Rivières Presbyterian 7 Female (resident family member) (attends school)
      ...
      24 Ezekial Hart avocat {lawyer} Trois Rivières Catholique 33 Male
      ...
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      1868 Naturalisation papers in New York - refer scanned documents
      after having been 3 years in the USA
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      1880 USA census:
      Household:
      Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
      John HALLESON Self M Male W 43 CAN Furniture CAN CAN
      Nettie HALLESON Wife M Female W 38 CAN Keeps House CAN CAN
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      Source Information:
      Census Place New York, New York (Manhattan), New York City-Greater, New York
      Family History Library Film 1254880
      NA Film Number T9-0880
      Page Number 47A
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      probate lodged 1889 :
      " HOULISTON, Thomas d. 21 April 1883, (intestate) at Three Rivers, Upper Canada. Value of estate 213 pounds, 9 shillings, and 9 pence, to John Houliston of 58 West Twenty Third Street, New York, U.S.A., his brother.
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      1900 USA census (9 & 11 Jun 1900) - Manhattan, New York, New York:
      Name Relation Race Sex Month Year Age Status Yrs married # children living children Birthplace (Self, Father, Mother)Immigrated # years in USA Naturalisation Occupation
      John Houliston Head W M Jul 1837 62 M 22 Canada Scotland Scotland 1865 35 Na Clerk Furniture
      Renetta Houliston Wife W F Oct 1854 45 M 22 0 0 New York Canada Eng New Hamp
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      http://www.italiangen.org/NYCDeathresults.asp?kind=exact&Esurname=houliston&Efirst=&StartYear=&EndYear=&B1=Submit
      NYC Death Index
      Surname Given Name Age Month Day Year Certificate Number County Soundex
      Houliston John 68 y June 7 1905 18673 Manhattan H423
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      possible reference to this John (or father?)

      http://trial-almost-over.unproduced-scripts.net/312.html
      surprised if the mountin ws hlf destroyed nd it my be tht

      Page 312

      QUARTIERS GENERAUX. Ott«wa, 2 Avril, 1869. ORDRE GÉNÉRAL. MILiCE DE RÉSERVE. NOMINATIONS. PROVINCE DE QUEBEC. DIVI8ION RÉGIMENTAIaE DE ST. JEAN. Njor Thomas Robert Jobson, du ci-devant ler Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Jean a la permission de se retirer avec le grade de Lieut¢- riant-Colonel. DIVISION IEGIMENTAIRE DE ION]2-IOENCY. Peur être Major : Joseph Fortin, Ecuyer. DIVISION REGIMENTAIRE D'IBERVILLE, Division de Com2agnle No. 7. Pour être Lieutenant : JulC Fortin, Geatilhomm% vice J. Lamoureu qui a résigné. Pour ëtrc Enseigne : Olivier Charbonneau, Gentilhomme, vice J. E. Godreau, qui a résigné. DIVISION IEGIMENTAIRE DE TROIS IIIVIÈREs. Divisio de bm3)ajnic No. 1 (La Banlieue avec le Petit Village et cette partie du Quartier St. Philippe située au sud-ouest du Ruisseau de la Commune.) Pour être Capitaine : Capitaine tlcnry G. Fearon, du ci-devant let Batailion de Milice Inactive de St. Maur:_ee. Pour être Lieutenant: Lieutenant Olive Duval, du ci-devant lcr Ba- taillon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Pour être Enseigne : Enseigne Honoré Pothier, dti ci-devant let Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Naurice. Division de Compagnie 2V'o. 2, (Ste. Marguerite et le Township de St. Maurice.) Pour être Capitaine : Copitaine Augustin Cloutier du ci-devant ler Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Pour être Lieutenant: Lieutenant Elzéar B. Aubry, du ci-devant let Bataillon de lIilice Inactive de St. Mauriee. Pour être Enseigne : Euseignc Michel Caron du ci-devant ler Batail- lon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Divisio de Compagnie Vo. 3, (Quartier S. Phi- lippe, moins la partie située au sud-ouest du Ruisseau de la Commune.) Pour être Capitaine : Capitaine Ezekiel M. Hart, du ci-devant let Bataillon de 3Iilice Inactive de St. 5Iaurice. Pour être Lieutenant : Lieutenant Théophile Laru% du ci-devant let Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Pour être Enseigne : Enseigne Philippe Gravel, du ci-devant let Bataillon de lIilice Inactive de St. Maurice. Division de Co.ml)agnie No. 4 (Quartier St. Louis.) Pour être Capitaine : Capitaine Auguste Larue du ci-devant let Ba- taillon de Milice Inactive de St. lIaurice. Pour être Lieutenant : Lieutenant George B. ttouliston, du ci-devant let Bataillon'de Milice Inactive de St. Mau- rite. Pour être Enseigne : Enseigne Wm. Whiteford, du ci-devant let Bataillon de 31ilice Inactive de St. Maurice. Division de Com_pagnie _N-o. 5, (Quartier Ste. Ur- sule.) Pour être Capitaine : Capitaine John U. Ritter, du ci-devant let Ba- taillon de Milice Inactive de St. Mauricc. Pour être Lieutenant : Lieutenant Gcorge .g. Gouin, du ci-devant 1er Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Peur être Enseigne: Enseigne Godfroy Lassalle,.du ci-devant let Bataillon de Milice Inactive de St. Maurice. Division de Coml)agnie 2Vo. 6, (Quartier Notre- Dame.) Pour être Capitaine : Capitaine John Houliston du ci-devant let Ba- taillon de Mifice Inactive de St. Maurice.

      Page 312

      HEADQUARTERS. Ott “wa, April 2, 1869. ORDER GENERAL. Militia OF RESERVE. NOMINATIONS. PROVINCE OF QUEBEC. DIVI8ION RÉGIMENTAIaE OF ST JEAN. NR  jor Thomas Robert Jobson, of above the ler Battalion of Inactive Militia of St Jean  to the permission to withdraw itself with the rank of Lieut¢- laugh-Colonel. DIVISION I  EGIMENTAIRE OF  ION] 2  IO  ENCY. Fear being Major: Joseph Fort, Rider. REGIMENTAL DIVISION Of IBERVILLE, Division of Com2agnle No 7. To be a Lieutenant: JulC Fort, Geatilhomm% vice J. Lamoureu   which resigned. For ëtrc Sign: Olivier Charbonneau, Gentleman, vice J.E. Godreau, which resigned. DIVISION I  EGIMENTAIRE OF THREE IIIVIÈREs. Divisio   of  bm3) has  jnic No 1  (Suburbs with the Small Village and this part of the District St Philippe located at the south-west of the Brook of the Commune.) to be Capitaine: Captain tlcnry G. Fearon, of above the let Batailion de Milice Inactive of St Maur: _ee. To be a Lieutenant: Lieutenant Olive Duval, of above the lcr Ba taillon of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. To be Sign: Teach Honore Pothier, dti above let Bataillon of Inactive Militia of St Naurice. Division of Company 2V' O. 2, (co. Marguerite and Township of St Maurice.) to be a Captain: Copitaine Augustin Cloutier  of above the ler Battalion of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. To be a Lieutenant: Lieutenant Elzéar B. Aubry, of above the let Battalion of L  Iilice Inactive of St Mauriee. To be Sign: Euseignc Michel Charon  of above the ler Batail- lon of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. Divisio   of Company  Vo. 3, (District S . Phi lippe, less the part located at south-west of the Brook of the Commune.) to be a Captain: Captain Ezekiel Mr. Hart, of above the let Battalion of Inactive 3Iilice of St Maurice. To be a Lieutenant: Lieutenant Theophilus Laru% of above the let Battalion of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. To be Sign: Teach Philippe Gravel, above let Bataillon of L  Iilice Inactive of St Maurice. Division of Co.ml) agnie No 4  (District St Louis.) to be a Captain: Captain Auguste Larue  of above the let Ba taillon of Inactive Militia of St L  Iaurice. To be a Lieutenant: Lieutenant George B. Houliston, of above the let Bataillon' de Milice Inactive of St Mau- rite. To be Sign: Teach Wm. Whiteford, of above the let Battalion of Inactive 31ilice of St Maurice. Division of Com_pagnie _N-o. 5, (District co. Ur- sule.) to be a Captain: Captain John U. Ritter, of above the let Ba taillon of Inactive Militia of St Mauricc. To be a Lieutenant: Lieutenant Gcorge .g . Gouin, of above the 1st Battalion of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. Fear being Teaches: Teach Godfroy Lassalle, .du above let Bataillon of Inactive Militia of St Maurice. Division of Coml) agnie 2Vo. 6, (Notre-Dame District.) to be a Captain: Captain John Houliston  of above the let Ba taillon of Mifice Inactive of St Maurice.
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    Person ID I5889  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 September 2007 

    Father John (George) Houliston,   b. 8 June 1801, Westruther, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 December 1885  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Agnes Mercer,   b. 22 November 1803, Mellerstain, Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 March 1847  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 21 March 1830  Earlston, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • check - could be another John (Mercer is mentioned in death notice of other John)

      Earlston on the end of film No.1067895, parish of Eccles marriages were noted : Howliston. John Howliston of the parish of Berwick and Agnes Mercer of this Parish gave in their names for proclamation at Earlston 21st March 1830.
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      JOHN HOWLISTON
      Male Family
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      Marriages:
      Spouse: AGNES MERCER Family
      Marriage: 21 MAR 1830 Earlston, Berwick, Scotland
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      Messages:
      Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.
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      Source Information:
      Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
      M117364 1820 - 1854 1067895, 0103225 Film 6902076 Film
      Sheet: 00
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    Family ID F315  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Renata (Reinetta or Nettie) ?,   b. October 1854, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1878 
    Family ID F2124  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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