Not much found on Houston/Huston:
Alexander McKitrick (1776-1849) and his wife Martha Blakeney (1772-1854) lived in Londonderry Twp., Guernsey County, Ohio.Their daughter Mary (1798-1833) married (1) James Houston (shown also as Huston) and had Samuel Houston (1824-1849); Alexander, buried at Washington, Ia.; John; Martha Jane; (2) Robert Campbell, member of the legislature, Guernsey Co. Ohio.
There are a few names that are close - Hutown and Hutsone - most likely not related, but just in case:
1663 - Dec. 22 - Calendar of the Culvennan Writes, p 54Bond of corroboration:by Thomas HUTOWN of Arkland and others to William McKittrick, merchant & Burgess of Dumfries for 700 merks Scots, witnessed by John Maxwell, town clerk of Dumfries and others.
1669 - Mar. 16 - (the same) p 61:Inhibition ..............William McKittrick, merchant, burgess of Dumfries against Thomas HUTOWN.....(same bond).
1673 - Apr. 1 - (the same) p. 68:Inhibition at instance of Alexander Maxwell and Alex HUTOWN, Bonds for 700 merks and ? 22 Scots due William McKittrick merchant & Bailie of Dumfries assigned to Maxwell Dec. 14, 1672.
1684 - Oct. 24 - The Fraser Papers (now in Register House, Edinburgh) contained in Mss. Various Vol. VI R.C. Reid, p. 52:Address by the Magistrates & Councillers of the Burgh of Dumfries.........luctors & merchants therein to the Privy Council in which following on representations made to them by the Lord High Treasurer as to the present state of affairs in the southern & western shires, they make offer to his Magesty of as many months cess yearly & for as many years as the Privy Council shall think fit to impose & that over & above the present supply, and also bind themselves to live regularly and peacefully.Signed:
John Tailzeor (?), William Graham, Thomas Dunbar, A. MckGeorge, Edward Patersoun, Thomas McKittrick, John Allane, Hugh Bartane, Ga Cairlell, Martain Stewart, John Sharpe, John Johnstone, James Diksoun, John Mairtene, Robert Irving, James Cuthbertson, Robert Milligane, John Willsone, Ric. Gibsoun, John Nicolson, Robert Rogersoun, John Burgess, Willeran HUTSONE, Thomas Rae, John Johnstoun, John Haistie, James Neilsoun, James Lawsoun, Robert Johnstoun, John Contart, John Schortrig, David Ogilvie, James Dicksone, James Rig, James Armstrong, John Johnstone, John Maxwell, John Kirkco, John Anderson, John Williamsoun, Thomas Hunter, John Jackson, William Wing (?), John Smith, William Sitlingtine, John Brigs.