John Buckford Henshaw

                                                   ┌── John Edward Henshaw
                                                   │    1796-1891 
                         ┌── John Edward Henshaw ──┤
                         │    1839-1929            │
                         │                         └── Abigail Sophia Beals
                         │                             c1796-1884 
John Buckford Henshaw ───┤
B: 1874                  │                         ┌── Joseph Chute
D: ?                     │                         │
                         └── Jemima Chute ─────────┤
                              1843-1924            │
                                                   └── Mary Ann Sanford
M: Henrietta Rooney
   └── Lloyd B. Henshaw (1909-1989) 1,2,3,4

John Buckford Henshaw     [ID 09188] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

John Buckford Henshaw5,6,7 [John Bickford Henshaw8, Bickford J. Henshaw9].

Born May 28 1874, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.2,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,12,13  

John was shown in the 1900 census (Jun 7 1900), living with (or staying with) the family of Thomas J. Maling, 12 Mill Street, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts:11

Maling, Thomas J., head-of-household, age 35, born Mar 1865 in Maine; parents born in Maine; married 10 years; occupation: messenger; rented home.
Maling, Thomasena A., wife, age 30, born Apr 1870 in Ireland; father born in England; mother born in Ireland; immigrated 1881, U.S. resident 19 years; married 10 years; 2 children, 2 living.
Maling, Henry F., son, age 8, born Sep 1891 in Massachusetts; father born in Maine; mother born in Ireland.
Maling, Henrietta I., daughter, age 6, born Nov 1893 in Massachusetts; father born in Maine; mother born in Ireland.
Henshaw, J. Buckford, boarder, age 26, born May 1874 in Canada; parents born in Canada; immigrated 1893, U.S. resident 7 years, alien; single; occupation: milkman.

On Nov 6 1902 John Bickford Henshaw, born May 28 1874 in Nova Scotia, then residing at 28 Upham St. in Salem, was naturalized as a U.S. citizen at the U.S. District Court of Salem, Massachusetts.8  

He married Henrietta Rooney, Jun 11 1902, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts.1,4,13  Henrietta, daughter of Henry Rooney & Sarah Jane Lendrum, was born Jan 12 1870, Main Street, Dunmanway, Northern Ireland.13  (c1875).2,4  

Henrietta had arrived in Boston, Massachusetts from Queenstown, Cork, Ireland on Oct 4 1896 on the S.S. 'Lemia'.13,14  She apparently made the voyage alone, at age 24.14  

John and Henrietta both became naturalized U.S. citizens in 1903.13  

John and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 20 1910), 28 Upham St., Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts:2

Henshaw, John B., head-of-household, age 35, born in Canada; parents born in Canada; immigrated 1891, naturalized; first marriage, married 7 years; occupation: dealer, milk; rented home.
Henshaw, Henrietta R., wife, age 35, born in Ireland; parents born in Ireland; immigrated 1890; first marriage, married 7 years; 1 child, 1 living.
Henshaw, Lloyd B., son, age 12 months, born in Massachusetts; father born in Canada; mother born in Ireland.
Henshaw, Wallace L., brother, age 24, born in Canada; parents born in Canada; immigrated 1901, naturalized; single; occupation: driver, milk.

In 1918 [form undated] John Bickford Henshaw, age 44, registered for the World War I draft in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts.  He declared he was born May 28 1874, and was then residing at 3 Dearborn, Salem, Massachusetts where he was a self-employed milk dealer.  He declared his nearest relative was his wife, Henrietta R. Henshaw of the same address.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, hazel eyes, light brown hair.12  

John and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 12 1920), 3 Dearborn St., Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts:3

Henshaw, John B., head-of-household, age 45, born in Canada; parents born in Canada; immigrated 1893, naturalized 1903; owned home (free); occupation: proprietor, milk business.
Henshaw, Henrietta, wife, age 46, born in Ireland; parents born in Ireland; immigrated 1886, naturalized 1903.
Henshaw, Lloyd, son, age 10, born in Massachusetts; father born in Canada; mother born in Ireland; attended school.

In 1929 John was living in Salem, Massachusetts.9  

John and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 4 1930), 3 Dearborn St., Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts:15

Henshaw, John B, head-of-household, age 55, born in Canada; parents born in Canada; first married at age 29; immigrated 1893; naturalized citizen; owned home ($4,000 value); radio in home; occupation: milk dealer, milk farm; not a veteran.
Henshaw, Henrietta, wife, age 54, born in Northern Ireland; parents born in Northern Ireland; first married at age 28; immigrated 1894; naturalized citizen.
Henshaw, Lloyde B., son, age 21, born in Massachusetts; father born in Canada; mother born in Northern Ireland; single; occupation: dairy, milk wagon; not a veteran.

On Nov 11 1935 John and Henrietta arrived at the Port of New York on the S.S. California, having sailed from Los Angeles, California on Oct 28 1935:16

Henshaw, John, age 60; naturalized 1900, Salem, Massachusetts; U.S. address: 3 Denham Street, Salem, Massachusetts.
Henshaw, Henrietta, age 60; naturalized 1912, Salem, Massachusetts; U.S. address: 3 Denham Street, Salem, Massachusetts.

On May 29 1936 John and family arrived at the Port of Boston on the S.S. Yarmouth, having sailed from Yarmouth, Nova Scotia:17

Henshaw, John B.
Henshaw, Henrietta R.
Henshaw, Helen M.
Henshaw, Wallace.

John and Henrietta were shown in the 1924 Salem City Directory:18

Henshaw John B (Henrietta R) milk 29 Symonds h 3 Dearborn
[Henshaw] Wallace L (Helen M)\
John and Henrietta were shown in the 1930 Salem City Directory:18
Henshaw J B & Sons (John B Henshaw) milk 6 Balcomb
Henshaw John B (Henrietta R) (J B Henshaw & Sons) 6 Balcomb h 3 Dearborn
Henshaw Lloyd V stu b 3 Dearborn
Henshaw Wallace L (Helen M) milk 29 Symonds h 42 Buffum
John and Henrietta were shown in the 1935 Salem City Directory:18
Henshaw J B & Sons (John B Henshaw) milk 6 Balcomb
Henshaw John B (Henrietta R; J B Henshaw & Sons) h3 Dearborn
Henshaw Lloyd B (Helen A) driver J B Henshaw & Sons h16 Barr
Henshaw Wallace L (Helen M) milk 29 Symonds h42 Buffum
Henshaw Wallace N student r42 Buffum
Henrietta and son Lloyd were shown in the 1937 Salem City Directory:18
[Henshaw]
" Helen A Mrs sec J B Henshaw & Sons h 16 Barr
" Geo E student r42 Buffum
" Henrietta R (wid John B) h3 Dearborn
HENSHAW J B & SON INC (Lloyd B Henshaw Pres), Milk and Cream 6 Balcomb, Tels 3850 or 3351
" Lloyd B (Helen A) pres J B Henshaw & Son h16 Barr
-- Wallace L (Helen M) milk 29 Symonds h42 Buffum
-- Wallace N driver h42 Buffum
Henrietta and son Lloyd were shown in the 1942 Salem City Directory:18
[Henshaw]
-- Helen A Mrs sec J B Henshaw & Sons h 16 Barr
-- Henrietta R wid John B treas J B Henshaw & Son Inc h 3 Dearborn
-- J B & SON INC, Lloyd B Henshaw pres-mgr Mrs Helen A Henshaw sec Mrs Henrietta Henshaw treas milk dlrs 6 Balcomb
-- Lloyd B (Helen A) pres-mgr J B Henshaw & Son h 16 Barr
-- Wallace L (Helen M) mlk 29 Symonds h 42 Buffum
-- Wallace N (Thelma I) chauf Wallace L Henshaw h 14 Hersey
Henrietta and son Lloyd were shown in the 1945 Salem City Directory:18
[Henshaw]
-- Helen A Mrs sec J B Henshaw & Sons h 16 Barr
-- Henrietta R wid John B treas J B Henshaw & Son Inc h 3 Dearborn
Henshaw J B & SON INC, Lloyd B Henshaw pres-mgr Mrs Helen A Henshaw sec Mrs Henrietta Henshaw treas milk and cream 6 Balcomb tel 3351
-- Lenley, USA r 42 Buffum
-- Lloyd B (Helen A) pres-mgr J B Henshaw & Son h 16 Barr
-- Robt r 42 Buffum
-- Wallace L (Helen M) milk 29 Symonds h 42 Buffum
-- Wallace N (Thelma I) chauf Wallace L Henshaw h 14 Hersey
Henrietta and son Lloyd were shown in the 1947 Salem City Directory:18
[Henshaw]
-- Helen A Mrs sec J B Henshaw & Sons h 16 Barr
-- Henrietta R wid John B treas J B Henshaw & Son Inc h 3 Dearborn
Henshaw J B & SON INC, Lloyd B Henshaw pres-mgr Mrs Helen A Henshaw sec Mrs Henrietta Henshaw treas milk and cream 6 Balcomb tel 3351
-- Lloyd B (Helen A) pres-mgr J B Henshaw & Son h 16 Barr
-- Robt A plant asst B W Roberts & Sons Inc h 1 Hooper av Bev
-- Wallace N (Thelma) formn B W Roberts & Son h 14 Harris
Henrietta was shown in the Salem City Directory at least until 1952.18  

From the above it appears that John died in 1936 or 1937 (probably late 1936), and Henrietta died after 1952.  Their burial places are unknown.

(photo)Photo: John Buckford Henshaw naturalization record Nov 6 1902 8

(photo)Photo: John Buckford Henshaw World War I draft registration card 12


Sources

  1. Contribution from Tim Sanford ().
  2. 1910 census, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T624-587, ED 475, page 6B, line #73, dwelling #107, family #142.
  3. 1920 census, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T625-697, ED 278, page 9B, line #75, dwelling #136, family #209.
  4. 1930 census, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T626-903, ED 267, page 3A, line #7, dwelling #36, family #54.
  5. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    Annapolis County births, 1874, #222.
  6. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    C-13172. 1881 census, Clementsport, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; page 30 (age 6).
  7. 1881 LDS census index, Clementsport, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; NA film C-13172, district 16, sub-district H, page 30, household #161.
  8. U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. Obituary of John Edward Henshaw.
  10. Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
    T-6308. 1891 census, Clements West, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; page 12 (age 16).
  11. 1900 census, 3rd Ward, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T623-647, ED 447, page 10A, line #9, dwelling #175, family #246.
  12. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. Contribution from David Batchelor ().
  14. Boston Passenger and Crew Lists, 1820-1943; http://www.ancestry.com.
  15. 1930 census, Ward 6, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T626-903, ED 267, page 3A, line #7, dwelling #36, family #54.
  16. New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1943; http://www.ancestry.com.
  18. Massachusetts City Directories; http://www.ancestry.com.


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