David Etherington Houghtaling

4 September 1806–1843 (Age 36)
Albany, Albany, New York, United States

The Life of David Etherington

When David Etherington Houghtaling was born on 4 September 1806, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, his father, Wouter Houghtaling, was 41 and his mother, Jane Etherington, was 43. He married Phebe Danforth on 13 May 1828, in Johnstown, Fulton, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1843, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

David Etherington Houghtaling
Phebe Danforth
Marriage: 13 May 1828
George Etherington Houghtaling
John Danforth Houghtaling
Jane Ann Houghtaling
Mariah Elizabeth Houghtaling

Spouse and Children

13 May 1828
Johnstown, Fulton, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Wouter Houghtaling


    Jane Etherington




    Hester A Houghtaling


    Johannes Houghtaling


    Elijah Houghtaling


    Catharine Houghtaling


    Janette Houghtaling


+13 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 13

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Dutch: see Hotaling .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • David Houghtaling in entry for John Danforth Houghtaling, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920"
  • David E. Houghtailing, "New York, Marriages, 1686-1980"
  • David E. Houghtailing in entry for George Etherington Houghtailing, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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