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Nicholas HOUK

Nicholas HOUK

Male 1749 - 1841  (91 years)

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  • Sources 
    1. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), Nicholas Houk file (NC line), pension no. R5257; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    2. [S1302] "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/209584 : accessed 31 May 2019), christening for Nicolaus Hauk, 15 Apr 1750; citing Zions Moselem Church, Richmond Twp, Berks County,Pennsylvania; FHL digital folder 7717852. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    3. [S963] Ancestry, Find A Grave, database with images (findagrave.com : accessed 19 February 2017), memorial 5863245, Nicholas Houk (1740-1841), created by James Cope (contributor 34771747), maintained by great-grandchild Michael Adams (contributor 48511357), citing Hiatt Cemetery, Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA. 
      Evidence Analysis: a DERIVATIVE source with SECONDARY information providing DIRECT evidence

    4. [S1532] Moslem Lutheran Church (Berks County, Pennsylvania), "Pennsylvania, Berks County, Moslem Lutheran Church Records, 1741-1809," Baptisms, p. 47, Nicholas Houk, 15 Apr 1750; digital images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/252958 : accessed 31 August 2022); FHL digital folder 7516650 > image 83 of 191. 
      Evidence Analysis: QUESTIONABLE

    5. [S1532] Moslem Lutheran Church (Berks County, Pennsylvania), "Pennsylvania, Berks County, Moslem Lutheran Church Records, 1741-1809," Baptisms, p. 47, Nicholas Houk, 15 Apr 1750; digital images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/252958 : accessed 31 August 2022); FHL digital folder 7516650 > image 83 of 191

    6. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), Nicholas Houk file (NC line), pension no. R5257; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    7. [S1077] Hiatt Cemetery (Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky; LAT/LON 37.3881302, -84.3326035; located near Lake Linville, take US 75 south past Lake Linville to Rt 25 north (Richmond St.). Go north on Rt. 25 for .8 mi to Green Hill Rd.; turn left onto Red Bud School Rd., the graveyard is on the right), Nicholas Houk military marker; personally read, 25 October 2022. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    8. [S1533] North Carolina County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions (Rowan County), FHL digital folder 7640159, image 102 of 870: "Minutes, Vol. 4-6 1773-1800," Nicholas Houk, 8 August 1778, p. 171, Capt. Davis' District, 2nd column, 8th entry; digital image, "County Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions minutes (Rowan County, North Carolina), 1753-1868," FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/353264 : accessed 1 September 2022), 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    9. [S661] 1810 U.S. census, Washington County, Kentucky, p. 889 (penned), line 3, Nicholas Houk household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 16 October 2022); citing National Archives microfilm publication M252, roll 8. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    10. [S1467] "U.S., Revolutionary War Pensioners, 1801-1815, 1818-1872," database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/1116/ : accessed 20 July 2022), entry for Nicholas Howk [Houk], p. 339; T718: 1818-1872 > 04: Revolutionary War, 1833-1848 > image 310 of 424; citing The National Archives; Washington, D.C.; Ledgers of Payments, 1818-1872, to U.S. Pensioners Under Acts of 1818 Through 1858 From Records of the Office of the Third Auditor of the Treasury; RG 217, Series T718, Roll 4. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    11. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), affadavits of James Dyhouse and James Terrill (9 Oct 1833), [pp 4-6 of downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Nicholas Houk file (NC line), pension no. R.5257; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. James Dyhouse, a preacher of the gospel, and James Terrill, the Rockcastle County Court Clerk, both certified that they knew Nicholas Houk well and that they believe Nicholas is about 94 years old and has been a Revolutionary War soldier. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    12. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), certificate of pension (12 Nov 1833), [p2 of downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Nicholas Houk file (NC line), pension no. R.5257; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    13. [S1224] 1840 U.S. census, Rockcastle County, Tennessee, no township, p. 9 (stamped), line 7, Richardson Roberts household; digital image, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 19 February 2017); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 123. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    14. [S1077] Hiatt Cemetery (Renfro Valley, Rockcastle County, Kentucky; LAT/LON 37.3881302, -84.3326035; located near Lake Linville, take US 75 south past Lake Linville to Rt 25 north (Richmond St.). Go north on Rt. 25 for .8 mi to Green Hill Rd.; turn left onto Red Bud School Rd., the graveyard is on the right), joint grave marker for Nicholas and Sarah M. Houk and military marker; personally read, 25 October 2022. 
      Evidence Analysis: PRIMARY information

    15. [S1263] John Lair, "Rockcastle Recollections," Mount Vernon Signal (Mount Vernon, Kentucky), 23 May 1974; image copy, RockcastleLibrary.org, Mount Vernon Signal Online, (https://signal.rockcastlelibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/archives/1974/MVS19740523A06.pdf : accessed 23 February 2018), citing print edition, p. 6. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    16. [S1301] National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), "Revolutionary War Pensions," database with images, Fold3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 30 May 2019), certification from Robert Williamson Lincoln County (NC) Clerk (3 Jan 1852), [pp 30 from downloded PDF pension file from Fold3]; Sally Houk, Widow of Nicholas Houk (NC line, R.5257), widow's pension no. 6051; digitized from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, NARA microfilm publication M804, roll 1336. Robert Williamson, Lincoln County (NC) Clerk, certified that the marriage bond could not be found for Nicholas Houk and Sarah Mouser. Note also this is the only record that states Sarah's maiden name. 
      Evidence Analysis: SECONDARY information

    17. [S1303] Todd Burton, Todd'sONE, (https://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3284135&id=I582145096)



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