17 May 1816–5 July 1852 (Age 36)
Jackson Township, Stark, Ohio, United States
When John Houston Sr was born on 17 May 1816, in Jackson Township, Stark, Ohio, United States, his father, James Houston, was 37 and his mother, Mary Magdalena Ettleman, was 30. He married Christena Ettleman on 15 October 1840, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. He died on 5 July 1852, in United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in United States.
Notes: John marched in Zion's Camp. John crossed the plains in a handcart company, died, and was buried along the trail. John was a member of the Quorum of Seventy and ordained as such in Nauvoo. …
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