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Nicholas HOUK[1]

Male 1749 - 1841  (91 years)



  • Name Nicholas HOUK  [2, 3
    Born 26 Nov 1749  , , Philadelphia [later Berks] County, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 15 Apr 1750  Zion's Moselem Lutheran Church, Richmond Twp., Philadelphia [later Berks] County, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation U.S. Military Revolutionary War Veteran 
    Military Service 1776  , , Tryon [later Polk] County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Private, North Carolina Line, Revolutionary War
    Land Purchase 1814  , , Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 100 acres
    Move 23 Jan 1819  , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1840 U.S. Census 2 Jun 1840  , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 100y 
    • Counted in the household of Richardson Roberts were:

      1 male between 50 and 60 - Richardson Roberts
      1 male between 90 and 100 - Nicholas Houk
      1 female between 15 and 20 - daughter of Richardson & Caty Roberts
      1 female between 40 and 50 - Catherine "Caty" (Houk) Roberts
      1 female between 80 and 90 - Sarah Maria "Sally" (Mouser) Houk
    1840 U.S. census, Kentucky, Rockcastle County [HOUK, Nicholas] - p. 1
    1840 U.S. census, Kentucky, Rockcastle County [HOUK, Nicholas] - p. 1
    1840 U.S. census, Kentucky, Rockcastle County [HOUK, Nicholas] - p. 2
    1840 U.S. census, Kentucky, Rockcastle County [HOUK, Nicholas] - p. 2
    Military Pension , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 93y 
    • #R.5257 Nicholas applied for his military pension in Rockcastle County in September 1833 and stated that he was 93 years old.
    FindAGrave
    • FindAGrave.com, Memorial #5863245
    FamilySearch ID
    DAR Ancestor
    Buried Aug 1841  Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 6 Aug 1841  , Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Biography 23 May 1974  , Mount Vernon, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    News Article - Bio for Nicholas Houk
    News Article - Bio for Nicholas Houk
    Notes 
    • DAR Ancestor #A057241
      NSAR Patriot #P-1855588
    Person ID I6256  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2019 

    Father Johan Peter HAUCH 
    Mother Anna Maria SCHWEDNER 
    Family ID F2232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Maria "Sally" MOUSER,   b. 1751, , , , Pennsylvania, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1845, Home of Caty Roberts, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1772  , Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 1772  , , Lincoln County, North Carolina, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca Mary "Polly" HOUK,   b. 1774, , , Tryon [later Lincoln] County, North Carolina, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1850, , Spring Creek Twp., Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Fredrick HOUK
     3. Elizabeth "Betsy" HOUK
     4. Sarah "Sally" HOUK
    +5. Catherine "Caty" HOUK
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F2231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1772 - , Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, British Colonial America Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1772 - , , Lincoln County, North Carolina, British Colonial America Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 1776 - , , Tryon [later Polk] County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand Purchase - 1814 - , , Washington County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMove - 23 Jan 1819 - , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: 100y - 2 Jun 1840 - , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Pension - Age: 93y - - , , Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aug 1841 - Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1841 - , Renfro Valley, Rockcastle, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBiography - 23 May 1974 - , Mount Vernon, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I6256&tree=1: accessed 18 June 2019), "Nicholas HOUK."

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S1223] Jim Vandergriff, compiler, "Vandergriff Family," Vandergriff Genealogy (http://www.angelfire.com/mac/vanderj42/0-Vandergriffindex.html : accessed 2017); entry for Coonrod Adams. (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019); Nicholas Houk (NC line) Pension no. Pension No. R5257; imaged from Case Files of Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Applications Based on Revolutionary War Service, compiled ca. 1800 - ca. 1912, documenting the period, RG 15, M804 (Washington D.C. : National Archives [n.d.]), roll 1336.

    3. [S1302] "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V2NX-5BX : 31 May 2019), Nicolaus Hauk, 15 Apr 1750; Christening, citing Zions Moselem Church, Richmond Twp, Berks County,Pennsylvania; FHL microfilm 496,551. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S1223] Jim Vandergriff, compiler, "Vandergriff Family," Vandergriff Genealogy (http://www.angelfire.com/mac/vanderj42/0-Vandergriffindex.html : accessed 2017); entry for Nicholas Houk. (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave," database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 5863245, Nicholas Houk (1740-1841), Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky; (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S1224] 1840 U.S. census, Rockcastle County, Tennessee, no township, p. 9 (stamped), line 7, Richardson Roberts household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com :  accessed 19 February 2017); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 123. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1223] Jim Vandergriff, compiler, "Vandergriff Family," Vandergriff Genealogy (http://www.angelfire.com/mac/vanderj42/0-Vandergriffindex.html : accessed 2017); entry for Nicholas Houk. (Reliability: 1).

    8. [S1263] Lair, John, "Rockcastle Recollections," The Mount Vernon Signal, 23 May 1974, p. 6. RockcastleLibrary.org, Mount Vernon Signal Online (http://www.rockcastlelibrary.org/libraryarchives/mvsignal/1974/MVS19740523A06.pdf: accessed 23 February 2018), , (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S755] Ancestry, "Find A Grave," database with images, Find A Grave (http://findagrave.com: accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 5863245, Nicholas Houk (1740-1841), Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky; (Reliability: 1).