Logan-Clements Family History 4: The Houston Family
From Greenock, Scotland to Ulster around the turn of the seventeenth century
His son, Captain John Houston, was married to Margaret Shaw, daughter of James Shaw and his wife Isabella Brisbane of Ballygally Castle, between Larne and Glenarm. Captain Houston and Miss Shaw were married in Templepatrick on April 17th, 1648.
The descendants of this family are many - among them are
the Earl of Charlemont in County Armagh,
Sir Hugh Houston Smiley of Drumalis, Larne, Co. Antrim, was second cousin to the late Houston Clements of Larne, (our grandfather).
A James Houston migrated to Adelaide, South Australia, arriving 1840 on the ship "Dauntless"