The Peffley, Peffly, Pefley Families in America, A historical
and genealogical record of the Peffley, Peffly and Pefley
families from 1729-1938; Published in 1938, By May Miller Frost
and Clarence Earl Frost
Call Number: R929.2 P375
489 - SARAH GARST, (dau. of No.443), married in Roanoke Co., Va., May 9, 1855, JOHN CLINE HOUTZ, born
July 19th, 1829, Botetourt Co., Va., died at Secor, Ill., Feb.
22nd, 1895, (son of HENRY and SUSAN (Brown) HOUTZ).
Henry Houtz was a son of John Houtz, who went from Lancaster Co., Penna., to Virginia about 1795. Henry had a brother, John, Jr., and a sister, Hettie, John Houtz, Jr. was the father of Charles and Sarah Houtz. Charles married Christina Garst (see No.460). Sarah married Henry Garst (see No.445). Hettie Houtz married David Nofsinger. Their son William married America Graybill.
John Cline Houtz was a farmer. This Houtz family lived near Secor, Ill., where they moved just after the Civil War. After the death of the parents the children all moved to Albion, Boone Co., Neb.
1 - HENRY ALEXANDER HOUTZ, b. 6-22-1856.
2 - EDWARD LA FAYETTE HOUTZ, b. 7-27-1859.
3 - JOHN HOUTZ, b. 2-18-1862, d. 4-5-1862.
4 - JAMES HOUTZ, b. 6-25-1863, d. 6-30-1863.
5 - VIRGINIA ALICE HOUTZ, b. 9-12-1864, d. 10-28-1875.
6 - LULU BELLE HOUTZ, b. 5-22-1868, d. 1-1-1926, Albion, Neb.
7 - ROBERT LEE HOUTZ, b. 6-29-1871, d. 10-7-1901, unmarried.
8 - JOSEPHUS JOHN HOUTZ, b. 10-26-1873.
9 - FRANCIS IRWYN HOUTZ, b. 8-5-1876.
10 - ETHA LORETTA HOUTZ, b. 4-2-1879.