Joseph Samuel Henshaw

                                                       ┌── Samuel Henshaw
                                                       │    1782-1848 
                            ┌── Fayette Henshaw ───────┤
                            │    1824-1881             │
                            │                          └── Frances Morton Terrill
                            │                              c1793-?    
Joseph Samuel Henshaw ──────┤
B: 1869                     │
D: ?                        │
                            └── Clarissa Ruth Holden
                                 1834-?    
M: Elizabeth "Bessie" Early
   ├── Gladys T. Henshaw (c1905-) 1,2
   ├── Scott N. Henshaw (c1907-) 1,2
   ├── Joseph H. Henshaw (c1908-) 1,2
   └── George G. Henshaw (c1912-) 1,2

Joseph Samuel Henshaw     [ID 14463] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Apr - 1869, Virginia.1,2,3,4,5  

He married Elizabeth "Bessie" Early.1,6  Elizabeth "Bessie" Early, daughter of Thomas Whitfield Early & Laura Hudson, was born about 1881, Virginia.1,6  (c1883).2  

Joseph and Bessie were first cousins once removed (through Bessie's grandmother, Patsey N. Henshaw), and also second cousins once removed (through Bessie's grandfather, Richard T. Early).  Note that Joseph's brother Edmund Henshaw married Bessie's sister Nina Jane Early.  

Joseph and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 2 1920), Brightwood Precinct, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia:1

Henshaw, Joseph S., head-of-household, age 50, born in Virginia; father born in Virginia; mother born in New York; owned home (mortgaged); occupation: farmer, own farm.
Henshaw, Elizabeth N., wife, age 39, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia.
Henshaw, Gladys T., daughter, age 15, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; attended school.
Henshaw, Scott N., son, age 13, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; attended school.
Henshaw, Joseph H., son, age 12, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; attended school.
Henshaw, George G., son, age 7, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; attended school.
Living next door in 1920 was the widow and family of brother Frederick Henshaw.7  

Joseph and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 21 1930), Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia:2

Henshaw, Joseph S., head-of-household, age 60, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; first married at age 22; owned home ($15,000 value); no radio in home; occupation: farm laborer, farm; not a war veteran.
Henshaw, Elizabeth N., wife, age 47, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; first married at age 20.
Henshaw, Scott N., son, age 23, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; occupation: laborer; not a war veteran.
Henshaw, Gladys T., daughter, age 25 [unclear], born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia.
Henshaw, Joseph H., son, age 22, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; occupation: carpenter, house; not a war veteran.
Henshaw, George G., son, age 18, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; attended school; occupation: laborer, farm.
Living a few houses away in 1930 was the family of cousin Aquilla Wade Henshaw;8 one more house away was the family of Joseph's brother Edmund Henshaw.9  


Sources

  1. 1920 census, Brightwood Precinct, Madison County, Virginia; roll T625-1897, ED 61, page 1A, line #1, dwelling #1, family #1.
  2. 1930 census, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia; roll T626-2450, ED 6, page 13A-B, line #50, dwelling #285, family #285.
  3. 1870 census, Madison Courthouse, Robertson Township, Madison County, Virginia; roll M593-1662, page 85, line #2, dwelling #137, family #138.
  4. 1880 census, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia; roll T9-1377, ED 108, page 374C, line #12, dwelling #85, family #94.
  5. 1900 census, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia; roll T623-1717, ED 38, page 6B, line #97, dwelling #121, family #121.
  6. Contribution from Mary Ann McGuire ().
  7. 1920 census, Brightwood Precinct, Madison County, Virginia; roll T625-1897, ED 61, page 1A, line #11, dwelling #2, family #3.
  8. 1930 census, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia; roll T626-2450, ED 6, page 13B, line #88, dwelling #291, family #291.
  9. 1930 census, Robertson District, Madison County, Virginia; roll T626-2450, ED 6, page 13B, line #93, dwelling #292, family #292.


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