┌── Meridith Henshaw │ c1806-1883 ┌── William Carroll Henshaw ──┤ │ 1830-1891 │ │ └── Margaret Etheridge │ c1802-? John A. Henshaw ───┤ B: 1862 │ ┌── Martin Winn D: 1931 │ │ └── Dianah Winn ──────────────┤ 1833-1908 │ └── Jane "Jennie" Fulton M: Alice E. Barmer ├── Ann Henshaw 1,2,3 ├── Nora I. Henshaw (1891-1978) 1,2,3 └── Erwin Carroll Henshaw (1901-1968) 1,2,4
|John A. Henshaw [ID 02282]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Feb 24 1862, Mississippi.5,6,7,8
He married Alice E. Barmer, Dec 7 1884, Tate County, Mississippi.1,6,9,10 Alice, daughter of William Robert Barmer & Ann Jane Garison, was born 1869, Marshall County, Mississippi.1,6
John and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 1900), Tate County, Mississippi [census page extremely faded]:11
John and family were again shown in the 1910 census (Apr 29 1910), Tate County, Mississippi:2
John and family were again shown in the 1920 census (Jan 7 1920), Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi:4
John and Alice were again shown in the 1930 census (Apr 14 1930), Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi:14
John A. Henshaw died Jul 5 1931, buried Bethesda Cemetery, Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi.5,6
Alice remarried to T.L. Nichols.5 Alice's second marriage was reported in a newspaper as follows:6
Groom is 84, Bride 65
Marriage takes place in old soldiers' home
Biloxi, Miss, Jan 19 -- T.L. Nichols, 84-year-old inmate of the Jefferson Davis Soldiers Home, and Mrs. Alice Henshaw, 65, wealthy widow of Senatobia, who has been visiting at the home for four days, were married in the dining room of the soldiers home this morning by the Rev. Charles Calhoun, an inmate. The bridegroom has been in the home two years, coming from Marshall County. The ceremony was witnessed by about 150. The couple left this morning for Mrs. Nichols' home in Senatobia where they will live.
Alice died 1938, Methodist Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee; buried Bethesda Cemetery, Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi.5,6
Alice's obituary was published as follows:6
Mrs Alice Nicols
After an illness of several weeks Mrs. Alice Henshaw Nicols, aged 67 died at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis Monday morning. Funeral services were conducted at the Senatobia Baptist Church Wednesday morning, with the pastor, Dr. H. L. Martin saying the final rites. Internment was made in Bethesda Cemetery.
Mrs. Nicols was a faithful member of the Baptist Church and a life long resident of Tate County. A host of relatives and friends in this section of the state are grieved over the death of this good Christian woman.
She is survived by her husband, T. L. Nicols of Senatobia who is the only living Confederate veteran in Tate County; a brother B. L. Barmer, of Oak Park, Ill; two sisters, Mrs. Gus Jones and Mrs. Cliff Waldrop both of Senatobia; a son, Irvin Henshaw, Crockett; two daughters, Mrs. Annie Lee Norfleet, of Memphis and Mrs W. E. Rodman of Sarah, three grand children and one great grandchild.
See also: Oliver Clinton Henshaw who was likely an additional child of this marriage.
If you have additional information on this person, please share!
If you would like to be automatically notified by email
whenever an update
is made affecting this page then enter your email address
and click the "Enter" button below:
How is this person related to other ancestors?
To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor,
and then click the "Enter" button below:
If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...
Return to HFA Home Page
This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.
[This page was computer generated]