John Brissell HORTON George Thomas HORTON Sarah Ann HORTON Elizabeth Catherine HORTON John A HORTON George F HORTON William H HORTON Nancy J HORTON Louisa HORTON Isaac HORTON Alsie MONTGOMERY Mary Catherine HORTON Susan J HORTON John Crider HORTON David Lenox HORTON Susan CRIDER Mini tree diagram
Christopher Columbus HORTON

Christopher Columbus HORTON5,1,2,6,3,4,5

7th Jun 18252,3,4 - 28th Apr 18781,2

Life History

7th Jun 1825

Born.2,3,4

25th Sep 1850

Married Alsie MONTGOMERY in Washington County, Missouri.5,2,6

22nd Sep 1851

Birth of son John A HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.3,2

about 1855

Birth of son George F HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.3

about 1856

Birth of son William H HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.3

about 1859

Birth of daughter Nancy J HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.3

Mar 1860

Birth of daughter Louisa HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.3

3rd Mar 1871

Birth of son Isaac HORTON in Belgrade, St Francois, Missouri.7

28th Apr 1878

Died.1,2

after 28th Apr 1878

Buried in Horton Cemetery, Belgrade, Washington County, Missouri.1,2

Notes

  • "John and Sue had son Christopher Columbus Horton, he married AchsahMontgomery in Washington Co Mo... they had son Isaac Horton whomarried Rachel Minnie Montgomery.. Achsah's niece.  Isaac and Minniehad Bert Horton who married Essie Mae Byington, They had Eugene BHorton who was my Dad."
    --  Sheri Horton, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 26 August 2015

    Nancy Anne Green  (Cherokee) m John Brissell Horton
    Johnathan (John) Horton m. Susan Grider
    Mary Ann Gr een m. Isaac Horton (s/o Abraham / Martha B Williams
    Christopher Columbus Horton m. Achsah [Alsie, Alsy] Montgomery
    Isaac Haywood Horton m. (Achsah Montgomery's niece) Rachel MinnieMontgomery
    Bert Horton m. Essie Mae Byington
    Eugene B Horton m Lois Jean McDuffie
    Sheri Horton
    --  Sheri Horton, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 27 August 2015

    Christopher was the eldest child in his parents' home in 1850, whenthey were enumerated for the census in Concord Township of WashingtonCounty, Missouri.

    1850 Federal Census, Washington County, Missouri, 18 September,Concord, page 253 (scan 127), Hse/Fam #537
    Jno Horton 58 M Farmer $100 Real Estate Value b South Carolina
    Susan Horton 54 F b South Carolina
    Christopher Horton 25 M b Missouri Cannot read & write [b abt 1825]
    Polly C Horton 22 F b Missouri
    Sarah A Horton 20 F b Missouri
    Susan I Horton 17 F b Missouri
    John C Horton 14 M b Missouri
    David L Horton 12 M b Missouri
    Elizabeth Riller 7 F b Missouri

    About a month after the census, Chris married Alsie Montgomery.

    Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002
    Christopher Horton, Residence Washington Co
    Spouse Alsey Magomry, Residence Washington Co
    Marriage 25 Sep 1850 Washington, Missouri
    Ceremony performed by William Polk, Minister of the Gospel
    Registered 29 October 1850
    Filed 10 Dec 1850 Washington, Missouri

    1860 Federal Census, Washington County, Missouri, 7 June, BelgradeTownship, PO Caledonia, page 6, Hse/Fam #30
    Chris Horton 24 Farmer $500 Real Estate $200 Personal born MissouriCannot read or write [b abt 1836]
    Alsy Horton 28 F born Missouri Cannot read or write [b abt 1832]
    John A Horton 8 M born Missouri [b abt 1852]
    George F Horton 5 M born Missouri [b abt 1855]
    Wm H Horton 4 M born Missouri [b abt 1856]
    Nancy J Horton 1 F born Missouri [b abt 1859]
    Louisa Horton 2mos F born Missouri [b abt Mar 1860]

    Chris' parents are next door, with Chris' brother John C Horotn andhis family living in their household.

    1860 Federal Census, Washington County, Missouri, 7 June, BelgradeTownship, page 6, Hse/Fam #30
    Johhn Horton 68 Farmer $2000 Real Estate $3000 Personal born SouthCarolina [b abt 1836]
    Susan Horton 64 F born South Carolina Cannot read or write [b abt1832]
    John C Horton 23 M Farmer $500 Real Estate born Missouri [b abt 1852]
    Catherine Horton 21 F born Missouri [b abt 1839]
    Mary J Horton 6mos F born Missouri [b abt Nov 1859]

    RootsWeb Cemetery Index, 1800-2010
    Christopher C. Horton
    Death (or burial) 28 Apr 1878
    Age 52y 8m 18d. h/o Alsie
    Burial Horton Cemetery Washington, Missouri
    --Roothttp://userdb.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cemeteries/cgi-bin/cemetery.cgi?id=459279&database=Cemetery%20Records&return_to=http://userdb.rootsweb.com/cemeteries/&submitter_id=

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    Christopher Columbus Horton
    Birth Jun. 7, 1825
    Death Apr. 28, 1878

    52Y 8M 18D. S/O JOHN & SUSAN (CRIDER) HORTON. H/O ALACY(MONTGOMERY/MAGOMRY) 25 SEP 1850 IN WASHINGTON CO., MO. HAND WRITTENMARRIAGE INDEX HAS 'ALCY MAGOMRY'. [It's actually Alsey Magomry]

    Spouse Alacy Montgomery Horton (1834 - 1906)

    Burial Horton Cemetery, Belgrade, Washington County, Missouri

    Created by Larry G. Flesher Mar 12, 2001
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #5270527,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5270527
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Sources

  • 1. RootsWeb Cemetery Index, 1800-2010
  • 2. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 3. 1860 Federal Census, Washington County, Missouri
    • 7 June, Belgrade Township, PO Caledonia, page 6, Hse/Fam #30
  • 4. 1850 Federal Census, Washington County, Missouri
    • 18 September, Concord, page 253 (scan 127), Hse/Fam #537
  • 5. Sheri Horton
  • 6. Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002
  • 7. Missouri Death Certificate

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