┌── Daniel Henshaw
┌── David Henshaw ──┤
│ 1744-1808 │
│ └── Elizabeth Allen Bass
Charles Henshaw ───────┤
B: 1789 │ ┌── Mary Denny
D: 1864 │ │
└── Mary Sargent ───┤
└── Nathan Sargent
M: Freelove Ayres
├── Anna Freelove Ayres Henshaw (1816-1886) 1,2,3
M: Matilda Child
├── Laura Matilda Henshaw (1819-1882) 1,3
├── Charles Child Henshaw (1822-1867) 1,3
├── David Henshaw (1824-?) 1
├── John Henshaw (1826-1876) 1,3
├── George Henshaw (1829-1913) 1,3,4
M: Hannah Perkins Lord
├── Frances Elizabeth "Fannie" Henshaw (1840-1928) 1,3,5,6,7
├── Isaac Means Henshaw (1842-1878) 1,3,5,6,7
└── Edward Henshaw (1844-1925) 1,3,5,6,7,8
Charles Henshaw [ID 04525]
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Born Apr 20 1789, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.3,6,7,9,10,11
He married Freelove Ayres, Apr 11 1815.1,3 Freelove, daughter of William Ayres & Freelove Jenks, was born Sep 21 1791.12
Freelove died Apr 26 1816.3,12
He then married Matilda Child3 [Matilda Childs1, Matilda Elderson13], May 12 18183.
Matilda died Feb 1 18363 ; buried Walnut Avenue Lot 276, Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts3.
He then married Hannah Perkins Lord1,3,14 [Annie Lord6], Jun 24 18391,3,14 [Jun 27 183915], Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts1,3,14 [New York, New York15]. Hannah, daughter of Tobias Lord & Hannah Perkins, was born Mar 1 1805, Kennebunk, Maine.5,6,7,14,16
Charles and family were shown in the 1850 census, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts:6
Chas Henshaw, age 61, born in Massachusetts; merchant; $12000 real estate.
Annie Henshaw, age 45, born in Maine.
Dorothy White, age 30, born in Massachusetts; domestic.
Loretta White, age 4, born in Massachusetts.
Charles and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jun 9 1860), Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts:7
Charles Henshaw, age 71, born in Massachusetts; $20,000 real estate; $5,000 personal property.
Hannah L. Henshaw, age 55, born in Maine.
Josiah F. Fowle
, age 24, born in Massachusetts; merchant; $10,000 personal property.
Huldah P. Whipple, age 57, born in Maine; widow; $8,500 real estate; $6,000 personal property.
Catharine Wheeler, age 47, born in Newfoundland; domestic.
Bridget Henchay, age 18, born in Ireland; domestic.
This 1860 census page was enumerated by Charles Henshaw, Assistant Marshal.
Charles Henshaw died Aug 26 1864, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; buried Walnut Avenue Lot 276, Mount Auburn Cemetery, 580 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.3,5,11
Hannah and family were shown in the 1869 city directory of Boston, Massachusetts:17
Henshaw, Brigham & Co. (Geo. Henshaw
, C. L. Brigham, and J. H. Burt), drugs, paints and oils, 154 State
Henshaw Brothers & Co. (Isaac M.
Henshaw), shoe machinery and findings, 83 Milk
Henshaw Charles Mrs. house 32 Shawmut avenue
(Henshaw Bros. & Co.), 83 Milk, boards 32 Shawmut avenue
(Henshaw & Bro.), 5 Merchants' Exchange, house 37 West Cedar
(Henshaw, Brigham, & Co.), 154 State, boards 52 East Chester Park
Henshaw Isaac M.
(Henshaw, Bros. & Co.), shoe findings, 83 Milk, boards 32 Shawmut avenue
Henshaw Mary, widow, house 86 Hampshire
Henshaw Sarah A. assistant Chapman school, bds. 4 Marion, E. B.
Henshaw Thomas, marble-cutter, bds. 86 Hampshire
Henshaw Wm. book-agent, 149 Washgton, house at Cambridge
Henshaw Wm. O. (A. S. & J. Brown), 110 State, house at Jamaica Plain
Henshaw & Brother (J. L.
), auctioneers and stockbrokers, 5 Merchants' Exchange
Widow Hannah and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jun 3 1870), Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts:16
Fowle, Josiah F.
, age 35, born in Massachusetts; leather dealer; $10,000 personal property.
Henshaw, Hannah L., age 64, born in Maine; widow house keeper.
Wayland, Catharine, age 60, born in Ireland; parents foreign-born; domestic help.
Hannah died Jun 6 1875, Brooklyn, New York.3,5,14
- Contribution from Tom Henshaw.
- "The Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Transcription Project":
- "Genealogy of the Denny family in England and America", Denny, Christopher Columbus; Leicester, Massachusettes, 1886.
- Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915; http://www.ancestry.com.
- Contribution from Shelley Anne Walton ().
- 1850 census, Boston 4th Ward, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; roll 335, page 156, dwelling #319.
- 1860 census, Boston 11th Ward, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; roll M653-524, page 42, line #20, dwelling #231, family #276.
- Lineage Books of the Charter Members of the National Society of the
Daughters of the American Revolution (www.ancestry.com).
- "History of Henshaws in Scotland, in England and in America to the Present
Time", Edith Henshaw Kuntz, 1956;
contributed by Don Henshaw.
- Henshaw genealogical chart, author unknown;
Contributed by Donald Craig Henshaw.
- Whitmore, William Henry. "Ayers Family". T.R. Marvin & Son. Boston 1870.
- RootsWeb WorldConnect GEDCOM from Sandra Moore ().
- "New York City, 1600s-1800s Marriage Index"; http://www.genealogylibrary.com.
- 1870 census, Boston 9th Ward, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; roll M593-645, page 151, line #19, dwelling #73, family #121.
- U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995; http://www.ancestry.com.
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