Acton Memorial Library
|G||14th NHVI||Private; enl. Aug. 27, 1862; must. Sept. 23, 1862||must out July 8, 1865||Keene, N.H.||age 27|
|(Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, p. 712).|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|G||14th NHVI||Sept. 28, 1881||Invalid||432 232||464 728||Mass.|
|March 5, 1891||Widow||500 788||290 636||Mass.||Allie L. Houston|
|Date||January 24, 1891|
|Place||South Acton, Mass.|
|Age||56 years, 1 month, 24 days|
(source: death record, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
J. Augustine Houston was born in Ashburnham Mass. to parents Horace Houston and Catherine Treadwell (death record, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
"J. Augustin Houston", age 45, a farmer, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1880 federal census, in household with his wife, Althea L. Houston, age 41 ("1880 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
"Julius A. Houston" is recorded in the 1890 special veterans census as a resident of South Acton ("1890 Veterans Schedules," Ancestry.com).
J. Augustine Houston was married, and a mechanic, when he died in Acton in 1891 (death record, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
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