+-- Benjamin Henshaw | 1730-1793 +-- Joshua Henshaw --+ | 1765-1840 | | +-- Mrs. Huldah (Stillman) Sumner | John Leavitt Henshaw ---+ B: 1792 | +-- Ashbel Burnham D: 1832 | | +-- Esther Burnham --+ 1768-1853 | +-- Hannah Sage M: Ann Maria Corey +-- Caroline Henrietta Cox Henshaw, ?-<1894 +-- Anne Henshaw, ?-1891 +-- Frederick William Henshaw, +-- John Cory Henshaw, 1815-1877 +-- Edward Carrington Henshaw, c1821-1872 +-- George Holt Henshaw, 1833-1890
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(John Leavitt Henshaw)173,170    (John Leverett Henshaw)9,a
of Montreal, Canada9 Born 1792, Middlebury/Middleburg, Vermont.9,170,173
He married Ann Maria Corey, Jun 16 1814, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.b,9    (Jun 21 1814).a    (Ann Maria Cory)170    Ann of Providence, R.I. "of exceptional beauty".9    Ann, daughter of Ebenezer H. + Phebe Corey, was born Mar 25 1795, East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island.c,d
Note that John named his first son George Holt Henshaw.    Apparently the Henshaw and Holt families were quite friendly: John's brother George married Maria Holt, sister Caroline married George Johnston Holt, and sister Esther married Charles Holt.
John Leavitt Henshaw died 1832, Montreal, Canada.9,170,173    John died in the cholera epidemic of 1832, leaving a family of six children.    His younger brother Charles then took in the family and took on the role of father to John's children.170
9. The "American Registry", Vol. X, pg 181, 973 US015 Vol. X in the LDS Family History Library.
170. "Our Family: A Little Account of it for my Descendents", by Sarah Edwards Henshaw, Oakland, California, 1894, contributed by Donald Craig Henshaw. USIGS scan: http://www.usigs.org/library/books/families/Henshaw1894
173. Henshaw genealogical chart, author unknown; Contributed by Donald Craig Henshaw.
(a) LDS IGI, citing: patron sheets.
(b) LDS IGI, citing: Providence (Rhode Island). City Registrar.
(c) LDS IGI, citing: Vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850 : a family register for the people Arnold, James N. (James Newell) , 1844-1927.
(d) Contribution from Barbara B. Poblocki ().
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