James Henry Henshaw

                                                  ┌── George S. Henshawc1847-?    
                       ┌── James Edward Henshaw ──┤
                       │    1875-?                │
                       │                          └── Anna Wheeler
                       │                               1853-1931 
James Henry Henshaw ───┤
B: 1899                │
D: 1989                │
                       └── Nettie Wheeler
James Henry Henshaw     [ID 05633] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

James Henry Henshaw1 [Henry J. Henshaw2,3].

Born Apr 8 1899, Tennessee.1,2,3,4  

Henry and brother Malcolm were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 15 1910) living in the household of their grandmother Annie Wheeler Henshaw Baker in Union County, Kentucky:2

Baker, A.L., head-of-household, age 57, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; second marriage, married 20 years; occupation: farmer, general farm; owned farm.
Baker, Annie, wife, age 57, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky; second marriage, married 20 years; 6 children, 6 living.
Henshaw, Henry J., grandson, age 11, born in Tennessee; parents born in Kentucky; attended school.
Henshaw, Malkan E., grandson, age 7, born in Illinois; parents born in Kentucky.

On Sep 12 1918 James Henry Henshaw, age 19, registered for the World War I draft in Evansville, Indiana.  His residence was shown as Evansville, Indiana.  He was recorded as short, medium build, brown eyes, brown hair; occupation: clerk.1  He listed as a relative Malcolm Edward Henshaw of Evansville, Indiana.1  

Henry and brother Malcolm were again shown in the 1920 census living in the household of a Lilly Shriver on Adams Ave., Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana:3

Shriver, Lilly, head-of-household, age 45, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; widow; rented home; occupation: none.
... Shriver children ...
Henshaw, Henry, nephew, age 21, born in Tennessee; father born in Kentucky; mother born in Indiana; occupation: office clerk, cigar store.
Henshaw, Malcolm, nephew, age 17, born in Illinois; father born in Kentucky; mother born in Indiana; occupation: office clerk, buggy factory.

In 1989 James was living in/near Dickson, Dickson County, Tennessee.4  

James Henry Henshaw died Jul - 1989.4  

Social Security information for James Henry Henshaw: 408-03-2048


  1. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  2. 1910 census, District 3, Union County, Kentucky; ED 119, page 1B, line #56, dwelling #12, family #12.
  3. 1920 census, Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana; roll T625-470, ED 105, page 5A, line #26, dwelling #107, family #112.
  4. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm

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