Samuel Henshaw

Samuel Henshaw
B: 1833 
D: 1907 
M: Martha -
   ├── Arthur Henshaw (c1858-1883) 1
   ├── Edward Henshaw (1859-1938) 1,2,3
   ├── Annie Henshaw (1863-1933) 1,3
   ├── Emily Henshaw (1865-1944) 1,3
   └── Fannie Henshaw (c1867-?) 1,3

M: Catherine -

Samuel Henshaw     [ID 20135] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jun - 1833, England.3,4  

He married Martha -.5  Martha was born about 1830, England.5  

Martha died Jan 10 1873, age 43.5  

Samuel and children were shown in the 1875 New York state census (Jul 6 1875), Castleton, Richmond County, New York:1

Samuel Henshaw, age 41, born in England; widower; gardener; naturalized voter; frame house, $15000 value.
Arthur Henshaw, son, age 17, born in England; broker's clerk.
Edward Henshaw, son, age 16, born in England; bank clerk.
Annie Henshaw, daughter, age 12, born in England.
Emily Henshaw, daughter, age 10, born in England.
Fany Henshaw, daughter, age 8, born in England.
Jessy Rogers, boarder, age 18, born in Brooklyn, N.Y.; gardener's apprentice.

Samuel and children were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 12 1880), St. Marks Place, Castleton, Richmond County, New York:3

Henshaw, Samuel, age 46, born in England; parents born in England; widower; gardener.
Henshaw, Edward, son, age 20, born in England; parents born in England; single; clerk.
Henshaw, Annie, daughter, age 17, born in England; parents born in England; single; keeping house.
Henshaw, Emily, daughter, age 15, born in England; parents born in England; single; attended school.
Henshaw, Fannie, daughter, age 13, born in England; parents born in England; single; attended school.
West, Henry, boarder, age 65, born in England; parents born in England; widower; porter.

He then married Catherine -, about 1890.4,5  Catherine was born Dec - 1834, England.4  

Samuel and Catherine were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 6 1900), Webster Ave., Bronx, New York County, New York:4

Henshaw, Samuel, head-of-household, age 66, born June 1833 in England; parents born in England; immigrated 1868, U.S. resident 32 years, naturalized; married 10 years; occupation: landscape gardener; rented home.
Henshaw, Catherine, wife, age 65, born Dec 1834 in England; father born in Scotland; mother born in England; immigrated 1854, U.S. resident 45 years; married 10 years; no children.

Samuel Henshaw died Jul 23 1907, Richmond County, New York; age 73.6,7  (Jul 22 1907).5  

Samuel's death was reported in the "New York Times" (New York, New York) on July 24, 19077 (see scan below).  

Catherine died Sep 25 1908, Kings County, New York; age 75.5,6

(photo)Photo: Death of Samuel Henshaw "New York Times" (New York, New York), Jul 24 1907 7

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  1. 1875 New York state census, Castleton, Richmond County, New York; ED 1, sheet 59, line #9, household #472.
  2. Samuel Henshaw death notice.
  3. 1880 census, Castleton, Staten Island Township, Richmond County, New York; roll T9-923, ED 297, page 19A-B, line #49, dwelling #257, family #355.
  4. 1900 census, Bronx, New York County, New York; roll T623-1127, ED 1044, page 7A, line #30, dwelling #94, family #127.
  6. New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948;
  7. Death of Samuel Henshaw; "New York Times", Jul 24 1907;
    Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003;

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