Acworth Town Records FHL film #15,053
Dec ___ 1797 Samuel Houston and Phoebe Mayo
History of Acworth, Edited by J.L. Merrill, Town Historian.
Published by the Town, 1869.
II[child of Alexander Houston] Samuel, m. Phebe Mayo (see Mayo
Family)-- ch. 1, Isaac, m. Theodosia Keyes (see Keyes family)
residence Utah- ch,(1) Jane, m Samuel Alexander (see Alexander
family), (2) Louisa, (3) Sisson C., (4) Emeline, (5) Mindwell;
2, Nancy, d. unm.; 3. Phebe, m. Alvah Alexander (see Alexander
family) 4. Deborah, m. J. Lewis Alexander (see Alexander family);
5. Alexander m. Betsey Parks (see Parks family), residence Iowa-
ch. (1) Adaline, (2) Watson W. , (3) Daniel M.; 6 Maria m. Warren
Sawyer, residence Starksboro, Vt.--ch. (1) Elijah L. (2) Sarah
(3) Maria (4) Emeline; 7. Emeline m. William Johnson (see Johnson
The archive family group sheet for Richard Preston indicates
that James Whitmore Preston's brother, Richard Diamond Preston
is married to Nancy Houston. James W. Preston sealed his brother
to his father-in-law's sister, Nancy Houston who died in 1836
at the age of 35, unmarried.