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Family Group Sheet for Edward S. Horton

HUSBAND Edward S. HORTON123,124,125,126,127
  Birth

Aug 1808

Born "At Sea, Onboard Vessel", RI123,127 ; Rehoboth, MA;
Marriage

19 Apr 1829

Mendon, Worcester, MA128; Second View: 19 Apr 1829 MA Vitals Marriages
Residence

1 Jun 1840

1840 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA125
Military 1843 Volunteer Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Military 1844 Volunteer Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Military 1845 Volunteer Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Military 1847 Volunteer Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Military 1849 Volunteer Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Residence

1850

1850 US CENSUS; Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts127
Residence

1855

1855 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1860

1860 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Death

9 Mar 1864

Died of Consumption (Tuberculosis); Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; "Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915,"
Gravestone

9 Mar 1864

Prospect Hill Cemetery, Uxbridge, MA; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
WIFE Serena TAFT130,131
  Birth

22 Mar 1809

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA130
Residence

1870

Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts130
Death

28 Mar 1889, CU

Died of Paralysis; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Father Abner TAFT
Mother Abigail "Nabby" MORSE
CHILDREN (Note: ALL 5 of Edward's sons fought in the Civil War)
M Edward Jerome HORTON
  Birth

9 Nov 1829

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Marriage Int Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Marriage Int Laura Lesure TAFT; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Married in Sutton, MA; Laura Lesure was originally married to Phineas Smith Taft on 04 Mar 1834 in Mendon, MA; She was born 10 Dec 1810 Uxbridge;
  Residence 1855 Census of Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Lived with Laura Horton age 39;
  Miscellaneous

Death of wife Laura buried next to father Edward; Her headstone;

  Military

Index

Enlisted in 40th Mass Infantry Company H; Rank: Sergeant; M544 Roll 19
  Residence 1880 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Lived with Jesse Taft along with wife Marion
  Death Died from Consumption; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;

M

Jerome Bonaparte HORTON
  Birth

6 Jun 1831

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; 6 Jun 1831
Marriage
16 Jun 1856
Sarah B. WHITE; Thompson, Connecticut; Jerome of Uxbridge, MA and Sarah B. White from Burrillville, RI; Source taken from Pension File pages 3 & 4
Children Jerome & Sarah had 3 children together; Esther I. Horton was born in Burrillville, RI on 1 Nov 1857; Edgar Henry Horton was born in Burrillville, RI on 23 Nov 1859; John Eldreth Horton was also born in Burrillville, RI on 21 Dec 1861, CU and married in 1885; Records were recorded also in Uxbridge and Douglas, MA town records;
Military Enl.

9 Sep 1861

Enlisted in 4th Regiment RI Vols. Infantry Unit #2754 to serve 3 years; Burrillville, Rhode Island
Military
17 Oct 1861
Transferred from Company D to Company K as a Private; Mustered into service 31 Oct 1861;
Death

29 Apr 1862

Died at Regimental Hospital in North Carolina City, NC; Died of Typhoid Fever contracted during service in Civil War; Last battle was at New Berne, NC; Battlefield MAP of last battle; Source taken from pages 3, 4 & 20 of Pension File.
Military Pens Sarah B. White applied for his pension Application #38.581 Cert #17.788; To view the entire Widow's Pension file for Jerome B. Horton click here
Miscellaneous John Eldreth Horton, son of Jerome & Sarah B. White married Mary Shay; John is listed as being born in Burrisville, Rhode Island

M

Andrew Jackson HORTON
  Birth

5 Apr 1834

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; 5 Apr 1834
Marriage

1 Jan 1856, CU

Adeline Emily TAFT daughter of Eber and Urana Pickering; b 29 Nov 1839 Uxbridge, MA, d 2 May 1905 Uxbridge, MA; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA177
Residence

1860

1860 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Occupation: Bootmaker;
Military

23 Sep 1861

Enlisted in Civil War as a private in Company D of the 4th Regiment Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry; Residence listed as Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military
7 Feb 1862
Wounded at Roanoke Island, NC;
Military

18 Dec 1862

Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate; Mustered out of Service in Civil War; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1865

1865 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Lived with Taft family members;
Military

1866

1866 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1867

1867 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1868

1868 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1870

1870 US CENSUS; Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts
Military

1870

1870 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Pens Card Veteran's Pension Index Card;
Residence

1880

1880 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Voter Reg Voter Registration Form, Uxbridge, MA
Residence

1890

1890 US Veteran's Schedule; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Pub Rec 1898 Polk's Directory of Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Residence

1900

1900 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1910

1910 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Children Recs Edgar Manley Horton b 1861, Henry Delemount Horton b 1881 m 1900, Andrew J. Horton, Jr. m 1900, Adeline Orella Horton b 1876, Evelyn E. Horton b 1873, Georgianna Horton m 1875, Harriet L. Horton m 1890, Hattie Levina Horton b 1868, Jerome B. Horton b 1877 m 1901, Lillian F. Horton b 1871, George A. Horton b 1858
Death

30 May 1914

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Source from Pension Index Card; Death of Wife in 1905
Gravestone Burial at Prospect Hill Cemetery; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;

M

Jerome (Twin) HORTON
  Birth Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; 3 Sep 1837
  Pension

1 Mar 1909

Application for Widow's Pension; Application #914,677

F

Eliza Esther (Twin) HORTON
  Birth

3 Sep 1837

 Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;

F

Ruth Eliza HORTON
  Birth Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
  Marriage Arthur H. MATTHEWSON; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Residence

1870

1870 US Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
  Family Death Arthur Mathewson died of Pneumonia; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Other Willard P. Matthewson son of Arthur Matthewson & Ruth E Horton marries Lucy Adele Kenny;
  Residence

1900

1900 US Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
  Death Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Death Cert Died from Heart Disease; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
  Burial
23 Jun 1903
Prospect Hill Cemetery, Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;

M

Henry Clay HORTON
  Birth

27 Jul 1842

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; 27 Jul 1842
Residence

1855

1855 US Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

8 Aug 1861

Enlisted in 15th Mass Volunteer Infantry Company K; Worcester, MA
Military
27 Aug 1862
Ended Service with Disability; Worcester, MA; 1 year and 19 days service;
Marriage Rosanna Dorcus HOWARD; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1865

1865 US Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1866

1866 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1867

1867 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1868

1868 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1870

1870 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Pension App Applied for Pension App# 252405 Certificate #238159;
Residence

1880

1880 US Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Voter Reg Voter Registration Form, Uxbridge, MA
Residence 1890 US Veteran's Schedule Census; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Index Card Co K, 15th Mass Infantry;
Pens Card Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index Card; App.#252.405, Cert.#238.159
Pub Rec 1898 Polk's Directory of Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Residence

1900

1900 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Reunion
21 Oct 1902
Attended the 36th reunion of the 15th MA Regiment Association held in Worcester
Reunion
20 Oct 1906
Attended the 40th reunion of the 15th MA Regiment Association held in Worcester
Residence

10 May 1910

1910 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Misc

unknown year

Henry Horton Injured newspaper article; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Children Recs Eva Lizetta Horton b 1863, Grace A. Horton b 1866, Herbert Howard Horton b 1877 d 1885
Death Died from Acute Labor Pneumonia with Cerebral Hemorrhage; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Death

6 Feb 1919

Pension Card Updated; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Pens App Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index Card; App.#1147828, Cert.#890251; Wife Rosanna applied for a Widow's Pension.
Residence

1920

1920 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Roseanna Horton Widowed;

F

Harriet Elizabeth HORTON178
  Birth

1 Nov 1844

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA; Other Recorded Version: 1 Nov 1844

M

James Knox Polk HORTON50,51,52,53,54,55,56,57
  Birth

28 Mar 1846

Alternate Register: 28 Mar 1846; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA50,51,52,53,55,56,57
Residence

1850

1850 US CENSUS; Douglas, Worcester, Massachusetts57
Residence

1855

1855 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1860

1860 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

19 Dec 1863

ENLISTED as a Pvt. 2nd Reg MA Heavy Artillery Comp D; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

2 Jan 1864

Mustered into Service with 2nd Reg. Heavy Artillery, M.V.; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

3 Sep 1865

Mustered Out of Service; Wilmington, NC
Military

1866

1866 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1865

1865 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1867

1867 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Pens

30 Sep 1867

Pension Application: Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Military

1868

1868 List of Militia for Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Marriage Ruth Eliza BACON; Recorded in Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Marriage

Bible pic

Ruth Eliza BACON; Wedding in Providence, Rhode Island; Photo from Family Bible;
Residence

27 Jul 1870

1870 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Residence

1880

1880 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States50
Voter Reg Voter Registration Form, Uxbridge, MA
Residence

Jun 1890

1890 VETERAN'S SCHEDULE; Uxbridge, Worcester, MA54
Pub Rec 1898 Polk's Directory of Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Residence

1900

1900 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts51
Residence

1910

1910 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts52
Residence

1920

1920 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts56
Pub Rec 1926 Polk's Directory of High Street, Uxbridge, Worcester, MA;
Residence

1930

1930 US CENSUS; Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts53
Death

17 Feb 1932

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA
Death Rec

Bible pic

Uxbridge, Worcester, MA