George Warren Henshaw

                                             ┌── William Henshaw
                                             │    1736-1799 
                         ┌── Levi Henshaw ───┤
                         │    1769-1843      │
                         │                   └── Agnes Ann Anderson
                         │                       c1745-<1806
George Warren Henshaw ───┤
B: 1828                  │                   ┌── William McConnel
D: 1874                  │                   │
                         └── Ann McConnell ──┤
                              1778-1839      │
                                             └── Mary Cowan
M: Rebecca Montgomery
   ├── Bessie Scott Henshaw (1852-1923) 1,2,3
   ├── Ann McConnel Henshaw (1854-1932) 1,2,3,4,5
   ├── Clarence Snowdon Henshaw (1857-1858) 2,6,7
   ├── Florence Luella Henshaw (1858-1859) 2,6
   ├── Cara Isabel Henshaw (1862-1958) 1,2,3,4,8,9
   └── Fred Montgomery Henshaw (1866-1921) 2,4,6,7

George Warren Henshaw     [ID 03722] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jun 1 1828, Mill Creek, Berkeley County, West Virginia.1,10,11,12,13,14  

He married Rebecca Montgomery15,16, Jan 18 185115,16 [Nov 19 18501,12,13,14], Wayne County, Ohio15,16.  Rebecca, daughter of Samuel Montgomery & Elizabeth Scott6,7,10, was born May 9 18296,7,10, Havre de Grace, Harford County, Maryland6,7,10 [Ohio4].  

George and family lived near Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio.7  

In 1865 George W. Henshaw was Mayor of the City of Wooster, Ohio.17  

In 1871 George W. Henshaw was Councilman of the 3rd Ward, City of Wooster, Ohio.18  

From 1871 to 1873 George W. Henshaw served as County Auditor for Wayne County, Ohio.19  

George Warren Henshaw died Jun 9 1874, Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio; buried Wooster Cemetery, Wooster, Ohio.1,6,11  

George died in an explosion at a grist mill.  George's death was noted in the "History of Western Ohio and Auglaize County" (C.W. Williamson, 1905), Baughman Township, Wayne County, Ohio:20

June 9, 1874, the steam grist-mill of C.G. Binkley was blown up, killing suddenly George W. Henshaw, of Wooster, and causing the death of Mr. Binkley in a few hours.

Widow Rebecca and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 8 1880), North Market Street, Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio:4

Henshaw, Rebecca, age 50, born in Ohio; father born in Maryland; mother born in Ireland; widow; housekeeper.
Henshaw, Connie, age 24, born in Ohio; father born in Virginia; mother born in Maryland; single.
Henshaw, Carrie, age 18, born in Ohio; father born in Virginia; mother born in Maryland; single; attended school.
Henshaw, Fred M., age 13, born in Ohio; father born in Virginia; mother born in Maryland; single; attended school.
Marlin, Benj M., roomer, age 20, born in Pennsylvania, parents born in Pennsylvania; attended school; occupation: student, university.
Robertson, John C., roomer, age 18, born in Ohio, parents born in Ohio; attended school; occupation: student, university.

Rebecca died Apr 16 1902, San Luis Obispo, California.6  


Sources

  1. Lineage Books of the Charter Members of the National Society of the
    Daughters of the American Revolution (www.ancestry.com).
  2. Contribution from Betty Henshaw Duckworth Bunker () citing:
    Letter dated Sep 9 1917 (Oakland, CA) from Cara Isabel Henshaw to Carl Tilden Keller.
  3. Lineage Books of the Charter Members of the National Society of the
    Daughters of the American Revolution.
  4. 1880 census, Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio; roll T9-1077, ED 240, page 381A, line #40, dwelling #231, family #262.
  5. Contribution from Betty Henshaw Duckworth Bunker ().
  6. GEDCOM archives at http://www.kindredkonnections.com.
  7. Contribution from Betty Henshaw Duckworth Bunker ().
  8. Contribution from Betty Henshaw Duckworth Bunker () citing:
    Family bible records.
  9. RootsWeb California Death Records database:
    http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi.
  10. Posting Jan 4 2000 by Betty Henshaw Duckworth Bunker ():
    http://genforum.genealogy.com/henshaw/messages/3.html.
  11. Contribution from David H. Henshaw.
  12. "The West Virginia Historical Magazine Quarterly", Vol. 4, No. 2, April 1904. The West Virginia Historical and Antiquarian Society, Charleston, W.VA. Article "The Henshaw Family" by Valley Virginia Henshaw. Contributed by David H. Henshaw ().
  13. "History of Henshaws in Scotland, in England and in America to the Present Time", Edith Henshaw Kuntz, 1956; contributed by Don Henshaw.
  14. Henshaw history and genealogy manuscript, original by Holmes Hart Henshaw, 1930; updated in 1995 by Donald Craig Henshaw and others.
  15. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Ohio.
  16. "Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900"; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. Ohio County and Family Histories, 1780-1970; page 294; http://www.genealogy.com.
  18. Ohio County and Family Histories, 1780-1970; page 295; http://www.genealogy.com.
  19. Ohio County and Family Histories, 1780-1970; page 249; http://www.genealogy.com.
  20. Ohio County and Family Histories, 1780-1970; page 709; http://www.genealogy.com.


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