┌── James Lawrence Henshaw │ 1808-1888 ┌── Albert Lawrence Henshaw ──┤ │ 1843-1931 │ │ └── Louisa Clay Beall │ 1818-1862 Frederic Calvin Henshaw ───┤ B: 1887 │ ┌── Calvin Rohrer D: 1969 │ │ └── Sophia Craig Rohrer ──────┤ 1853-1945 │ └── Susan Wiley M: Caroline Reid Thompson ├── Frederic Calvin Henshaw (1918-1999) 1,2,3,4,5 └── Albert William Henshaw (1921-1998) 1,2,3,4,6 M: Inalene Walpert
|Frederic Calvin Henshaw [ID 05452]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Oct 24 18874,6,7,8,9,10 [Oct 23 18872,3,11,12], Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona4,6,7,8,9,10. Frederic's middle name came from his maternal grandfather, Calvin Rohrer.2
He married Caroline Reid Thompson, 1910, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona.1,3 Caroline was born 1886, Winchester, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.2,3,4,5,6,10
Caroline had graduated from Emerson College, which she had chosen because of its special emphasis on music and drama. She had moved to Phoenix, Arizona, to teach elocution, music and dance. With some friends she started the "Phoenix Little Theater" group.3
On Jun 5 1917 Frederic Calvin Henshaw, age 29, registered for the World War I draft in Phoenix, Arizona. He declared he was born Oct 23 1887 in Phoenix, Arizona, and was then (1917) still residing in Phoenix. He was recorded as tall, medium build, blue eyes, light hair.12
In 1918 Frederic and Caroline were living at 764 E. Wiletta, Phoenix, Arizona.5
Frederic and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 12-13 1920), 1115 E. Culver St., Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona:10
Frederic and family were again shown in the 1930 census (Apr 3 1930), 2041 North Seventh Street, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona:4
Caroline died after a "progressive illness" when the children were young.2
He then married Inalene Walpert, 1936, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona.2,3 Inalene was born May 3 1910.11
Frederic Calvin Henshaw died Mar 2 1969, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona; buried Greenwood Cemetery, Phoenix, Arizona.2,11,13
Frederic's obituary appeared in the Arizona Republic of March 4, 1969:13
"FREDERIC C. HENSHAW, 81, FORMER WATER USERS EXEC
Frederic C. Henshaw, 81, an executive 37 years with the Salt River Valley Water Users Association; died Sunday in his home, 1236 E. Myrtle.
Mr. Henshaw's father, A.L. Henshaw, settled in Phoenix in 1883 and planted one of the first commercial orchards where some of the fruit was dried and freighted to Arizona mining towns. Old Henshaw Road was named for his father.
Mr. Henshaw started as a timekeeper with the Bureau of Reclamation in 1910 and was shortly afterwards transferred to the water services and made chief clerk. He was then assigned to special work in preparing water right contracts covering all lands of the project.
When the association took over the operation in 1919 he was appointed its secretary, a position he held for 27 years. He also served as personnel director.
After retiring in 1947, Mr. Henshaw devoted his time to a citrus grove which he first planted in 1929, and for several years he served on the board of directors of the Arizona Citrus Growers Association. His other activities included membership in the Arizona Pioneers Association.
Services will be at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow in A.L. Moore and Sons Mortuary, 333 W. Adams. Friends may call from 3 to 10 p.m. tomorrow in the mortuary. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Inalene, two sons, F.C. Henshaw Jr. of Phoenix, Albert W. of Bakersfield, Calif; five grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren".
After Frederic died, Inalene remarried to Mert Reade.11,14
Inalene died Dec 7 1992.3,11
Photo: Frederic Calvin Henshaw World War I draft registration 12
Social Security information for Frederic Calvin Henshaw: 526-03-0137
Social Security information for Inalene Walpert: 526-26-8906
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