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Houk Family

John Willis Noble (View posts)
Posted: 16 Aug 1999 7:29PM GMT
My mother's maiden name was Houk... Virginia Nannie Noble, nee Houk. The family was from the Ellwood City, PA area. My grandfather's name was Willis Edgar Houk. He died in the mid-late 1920's. First wife was Minnie Fox. His parents were Elijah Houk of Newcastle/Elwood City area of PA, he married Lydia Houk who had married twice, both marriages to Houks. Any information on this line would be greatly appreciated.

Houk''s from Ellwood City, Pa

Posted: 22 Aug 1999 7:28AM GMT
Edited: 23 Aug 2001 7:15PM GMT
Dear John,
I am also looking for info on subject family.
Lucinda Houk married my great grandfather,
Winter Trigg in Ellwood City . She was born 1861 died 1945 in Youngstown, Oh. If you can make a match , would appreciate any info on her father/mother. Thanks, Jim

Houk-Ellwood City

James Kinder (View posts)
Posted: 24 Aug 1999 7:00PM GMT
My information only goes back to Elijah Houk and Lydia Houk, my GGrandparents. Don't have anything else about them yet, their families or their siblings. I believe Lydia was married twice, both times to men named Houk. My Grandfather was Willis Edgar Houk, married to Minnie Estelle Fox. My mother, Virginia Nannie Noble (nee Houk) was born December 13, 1909. Hope this helps. I'm trying to check Census records, and emmigration records, to find Elijah.

Catharine Houk, b 1785 in PA, m George Crosnoe

Don Willson for wife Elizabeth Crosnoe Willson (View posts)
Posted: 30 Aug 1999 7:09PM GMT
Catharine and George were married i26/Nov/1804 in Sumner Co. TN. They had son Samuel Wesley Crosnoe, b in Wilson Co. TN.
Any information would be apprieciated.

Houk's of PA

Ellen Ruckert (View posts)
Posted: 15 May 2000 7:49PM GMT
WE are part of the Houk's of Ellwood City. If our
records are right Elijah was born in 1816-1888
His parents were Benjamin and Nancy Hazen Houk. The
siblings of Elijah are Matilda, Nancy, Polly,
Rebecca, Elizabeth, Margaret, Joseph, Philip,
John H., Gilbert, Dr. Franklin, Elisha, Albert
and William M. Houk.
The parents of Benjamin are:
Philip Houk and Mary Margaret Frew Houk
1750-1832 1755-1832
I have the tree from this point.

E. Houk

Ann Houk Nelson (View posts)
Posted: 18 Jul 2000 10:06PM GMT
I beleive we share that same gr. grandfather! I have the whole family back to Philip Houk and Mary Frew. You may have already received this information. If not let me know and I will dig thru my stuff and copy it for you.

Houk Family in PA

James Houk (View posts)
Posted: 29 Jul 2000 7:47PM GMT
I just finished reading your posting. I have been tracing my Houk line from Iowa, through Ohio and now into PA. I was struck by the similarity of names in your message to those I am researching. My facts say that Jacob Houk married Polly Conner in PA in 1806, they had 9 children: Rebecca, William, Phillip, Mary, John, Cornelius, Matilda, David and Jacob. William is my g-g-g-grandfather. I know that certain naming conventions existed and it may just be grasping at straws, but I was wondering if there might be a connection between my Houk line and yours that you would recognize. This Houk family moved to Scioto Co, OH in 1819 and then to Pike Co., OH in 1825. Any responses would be greatly appreciated. Good luck to you! -- Jim Houk houkfam@erols.com

Your inquiry of 8-24-99

Janet Cook (View posts)
Posted: 1 Aug 2000 7:53PM GMT
In reading the messages of several people on this site we realized that you and John Willis Noble are looking for the same people and have listed the same Mother and grandfather. Are you aware of this. We have info on your g-g-grandparents. Se reply to John Willis Nobles message of 8-24-99. Subject Houk- Ellwood City. If you still need this info contact us and we will get it to you.

Houk family inquiry

Janet Cook (View posts)
Posted: 1 Aug 2000 8:02PM GMT
Our g-g-grandfather Joseph and Elijah were brothers. They had an additional 13 siblings.
We have info about the two prior generations as well if you have not already recieved it.
In reading various responses to your messaage we found that James Kinder is looking for the same info that you are. This includes listing Virginia Nannie Noble (nee Houk) as his mother as well. Have the two of you talked? We think you may be related.
You can contact us through this message board. Or my e-mail. Good-luck cousin!!!!

Houk family

Janet Cook (View posts)
Posted: 1 Aug 2000 8:13PM GMT
We also trace our family back to Phillip and Mary Margaret Frew. We trace thru Benjamin to Joseph (brother of Elijah) to James Wesley to James Ellwood our grandfather.
We are trying to get info on parents of Phillip and Mary. Do you have any info there?
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