┌── David Henshaw │ 1744-1808 ┌── Sarah Henshaw ────────┤ │ 1787-1863 │ │ └── Mary Sargent │ 1755-1831 William Ward ───────────────┤ B: 1812 │ ┌── Elizabeth Denny D: 1860 │ │ └── Andrew Henshaw Ward ──┤ 1784-1864 │ └── Thomas Walter Ward M: Mary Leffingwell Henshaw
|William Ward [ID 03111]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Jul 16 1812, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.1,2
William was educated in the district school at Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, and at the Academy at Leicester. In 1826 he entered the store of David and John Henshaw of Boston, druggists, and under them and subsequent partners he learned the business, and when of age he opened a store for himself in Boston. In 1837 he took his brother, Joseph W. Ward, into partnership and continued there until he became a partner with John Henshaw.2
He married Mary Leffingwell Henshaw1,3,4,5, Sep 11 18381,3,4,5 [Sep 4 18382]. Mary Leffingwell Henshaw, daughter of Joshua Henshaw & Rebecca Leffingwell, was born Dec 16 1818.3,4,5 William and Mary were first cousins.
William Ward died Nov 26 1860.2
Mary Leffingwell Henshaw died Feb 2 1868.5
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