Beatrice Alvenia Henshaw

                                                       ┌── James Henshaw
                            ┌── James Simeon Henshaw ──┤
                            │    1853-1938             │
                            │                          └── Ann -
                            │                              c1827-?    
Beatrice Alvenia Henshaw ───┤
B: 1888                     │                          ┌── William Henshaw
D: 1949                     │                          │
                            └── Sarah E. Henshaw ──────┤
                                c1865-1930             │
                                                       └── Hannah Banks
M: Aeriel Fancy

M: Samuel Nathan Berry

Beatrice Alvenia Henshaw     [ID 09088] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Apr 29 1888, Centerlea, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.1,2  

She married Aeriel Fancy, Dec 24 1907, Centerlea, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.3  Aeriel was born Sep 15 1887.4  


Mary Beatrice Fancy, born Dec 13 1910; died Mar 13 1987; married Fred Early.
Alice D. Fancy, born after her father's death; died Jul 3 1999; married Karl Ferguson.

She then married Samuel Nathan Berry5 [Nathan Berry6].  Samuel was born Jul 18 1875.7  Samuel had been previously married to Annie Dukeshire, by whom he had a son, Archie Berry,5 and a daughter, Kathleen May Berry (Jan 5 1907 - Jan 10 1995, married Willard Hatt).8  


Margaret May Berry, born 1916; died Sep 5 2001; married Loren E. Stark.
Pearl Leona Berry, born Dec 29 1917; died Oct 3 1947; married Frederick William Harris.
Lottie Ruth Berry, born 1920; died May 19 2005; married Darrell Maxwell Porter (children: Doris, Joan, Sylvia, and Wayne Porter). 10
Samuel Nathan Berry, born Apr 9 1923; died Aug 17 2002 in Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia; unmarried, but lived with a Mrs. Theresa Richard and had a daughter, Cynthia Richard.
Murray Foster Berry, born 1925, Greenland; died Jun 6 2005; married Vivian (Mansfield) Croft. 9,11
Robert Berry; married Mary --.
Geraldine Berry; married Ira Peppard.

Samuel died 1934, buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Bear River, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.7  

Beatrice Alvenia Henshaw died Dec 1 1949, Princedale, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Bear River, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.1,12,13  

Bea's obituary was published in the "Chronicle Herald" on Dec 8 1949:12,13

Mrs. Beatrice L. Berry

Bear River, December 7 1949 - The death occurred recently at her home in Princedale, of Mrs. Beatrice L.Berry 61, widow of Samuel Berry, Greenland.  Surviving are five daughters, Mary (Mrs. Fred Early) of Clements Port, Alice (Mrs. Karl Ferguson) of Princedale, Margaret (Mrs.Manuel Porter) of Morganville, Geraldine (Mrs. Peppherd) of Truro; three sons, Samuel, Murray, and Robert Berry of Princeville, also two stepdaughters, Mrs. Willard Hall [sic - correctly Mrs. Willard Hatt]8 and Mrs.Andrew Kinch of U.S.A, one stepson, Archie Berry of Princeville, and four brothers, Louis Henshaw of Greenland, Ralph and Percy Henshaw, of Bridgetown and George of U.S.A., one sister, Mrs. Curtis Brock of Centrelea.  Also surviving are 30 grandchildren and six great grandchildren, one daughter Pearl, predeceased her.  The funeral was held Saturday from the Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. G.D.Bryden, assisted by Rev. C.S.Young, of Clementsport.  Interment was in Mount Hope Cemetery.


  1. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    PANS Micro: Biography: Charles Ramsay Funeral Records.
  2. 1901 census, Carleton Corner, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; film T-6446, Division 1, page 5, entry #23, family #48;
  3. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    Annapolis County Marriages, 1907.
  4. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    T-6447. 1901 census, Milford, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; pg 8.
  5. Contribution from Tim Sanford ().
  6. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    Obituary of Samuel Nathan Berry; The Chronicle Herald, 23 August 2002.
  7. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    cemetery inscription, Mount Hope Cemetery, Bear River, Annapolis County.
  8. Contribution from Gloria Elizabeth Hatt Brinton ().
  9. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    obituary of Murray Foster Berry; The Chronicle Herald, Jun 8 2005.
  10. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    obituary of Lottie Ruth Porter; The Chronicle Herald, May 20-21 2005.
  11. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    Murry & Vivian Berry gravestone; Highland View Cemetery, Caledonia, Queens County, Nova Scotia.
  12. Posting Mar 30 2001 by Ronald Zinck () to Digby County, NS Obituaries:.

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