1866–17 September 1942 (Age 76)
Iowa, United States
When Iona E. Viles was born in 1866, in Iowa, United States, her father, Jotham Sewall Viles, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Diana Frost, was 32. She married Paul Bonaparte Houghton on 4 January 1887, in Vinton, Benton, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Anderson, Anderson Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Denver, Colorado, United States in 1930. She died on 17 September 1942, in Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
The following family story was told by Paul Wayne Houghton and his siblings. Iona Viles took her sons, Marcus Houghton and Albert Merl Houghton to the train station. There she got on the train with …