Samuel Henshaw

                                            ┌── William Henshawec1608-1644 
                     ┌── Joshua Henshawe ───┤
                     │    1643-1717         │
                     │                      └── Katherine Houghton
                     │                           1615-1651 
Samuel Henshaw ──────┤
B: 1682              │
D: 1761              │
                     └── Elizabeth Sumner
M: Waitstill Topliff
   ├── Patience Henshaw (1710-1743) 1,2
   ├── Daniel Henshaw (1716-1719) 1,2
   ├── Samuel Henshaw (1723-1778) 1,2

M: Elizabeth Horton
   ├── Benjamin Henshaw (1738-1793) 1,2
   └── Elizabeth Henshaw (1740-1748) 1

Samuel Henshaw     [ID 01021] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Samuel Henshaw2,3,4,5 [Samuel Hanshaw6].

Born Apr 1 1682, Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3,4,5  

He married Waitstill Topliff.1,2  Waitstill, daughter of Samuel Topliff & Patience Somes, was born Nov 6 1684, Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.6,7  

Waitstill died May 17 1737, Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts; age 53.6,8  

He then married Elizabeth Horton.1,2  

Samuel Henshaw died Oct 18 1761, Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.2,8  

Elizabeth died Feb 28 1776, Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.8

(photo)Photo: Waitstill Topliff gravestone Milton Cemetery 6


  1. Contribution from Tom Henshaw.
  2. Contribution from Kristen Wagner-Henshaw.
  3. An article appearing in the magazine "Hobbies", February 1967, titled "At the Sign of the Crest - Henshaw Coat-of-Arms", by Hazel Karft Eilers copy supplied by Fontella Hinshaw.
  4. "Genealogical Dictionary of First Settlers of New England", volume 2
    James Savage, Genealogical Publishing Company, 1965.
  5. Contribution from Tom Henshaw citing:
    "Record Commisioners Report of the City of Boston", Vol. 21, Dorchester Births,
    Deaths and Marriages to the end of 1825.
  7. GEDCOM file G881 at
  8. Contribution from Tom Henshaw citing:
    Vital records, Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.

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