Thomas Henshaw

                  ┌── John Henshaw
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Thomas Henshaw ───┤
B: 1846           │
D: 1912           │
                  └── Jane Meyfield
                                 
M: Emma Sherman
   ├── John Thomas Henshaw (1873-?) 1,2
   ├── Ellen Henshaw (1877-?) 2,3
   └── William J. Henshaw (1880-?) 2,3

Thomas Henshaw     [ID 20169] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Oct - 1846, England.3  (c1834).2  

He married Emma Sherman2,3 [Emma Sherwood4], about 18722,3.  Emma, daughter of William + Julia Sherwood, was born Jan - 1853, Pennsylvania.3  (Jan 24 1852).2,4  

Thomas and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 10 1880), Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania:2

Henshaw, Thomas, age 46, born in England; parents born in England; butcher.
Henshaw, Emma, wife, age 28, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in Pennsylvania; house keeping.
Henshaw, John, son, age 7, born in Canada; father born in England; mother born in Pennsylvania.
Henshaw, Lizzie, daughter, age 3, born in Pennsylvania; father born in England; mother born in Pennsylvania.
Henshaw, David, son, age 7 days, born May [1880] in Pennsylvania; father born in England; mother born in Pennsylvania.
Sherman, Julia, mother, age 63, born in Pennsylvania; father born in Germany; mother born in W.J.; widow; "old age".

Thomas and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 2 1900), 340 Ferdinand Street, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania:3

Henshaw, Thomas, head-of-household, age 54, born Oct 1846 in England; parents born in England; immigrated 1862, U.S. resident 48 years [sic], naturalized; married 28 years; occupation: butcher; owned home (free).
Henshaw, Emla A, wife, age 47, born Jan 1853 in Pennsylvania; parents born in Germany; married 28 years; 3 children, 3 living.
Henshaw, Ellen, daughter, age 22, born Dec 1877 in Pennsylvania; father born in England; mother born in Pennsylvania; occupation: matress repairer.
Henshaw, William J, son, age 21, born May 1879 in Pennsylvania; father born in England; mother born in Pennsylvania; occupation: day laborer.
Living two houses away in 1900 was the family of son John.5  

Thomas Henshaw died Jan 11 1912, at his home, Hillside [Junction], Newton Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; age 64.4  

Emma died May 24 1922, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; age 70.4  


Sources

  1. Ancestry Family Tree data "Sorrels/Lough" posted by "gerri756".
  2. 1880 census, 2nd Ward, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; roll T9-1138, ED 54, page 46C, line #37, dwelling #375, family #387.
  3. 1900 census, 2nd Ward, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; roll T623-1420, ED 52, page 3B, line #85, dwelling #45, family #48.
  4. Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1900 census, 2nd Ward, Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania; roll T623-1420, ED 52, page 3B, line #96, dwelling #47, family #50.


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