+-- John Edward Henshaw | 1839-1929 +-- Joseph E. Henshaw --+ | 1864-1940 | | +-- Jemima Chute | 1843-1924 Walter Rainsford Henshaw ---+ B: 1892 | +-- Harris Jefferson | | +-- Ada B. Jefferson ---+ 1869-1921 | +-- Melissa (Jefferson) M: Gretta Ellis +-- Eline Henshaw, c1917- +-- Evangeline Henshaw, c1920- +-- Walter Ellis Henshaw, 1927-1977
|Walter Rainsford Henshaw     [ID 09212]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Jul 10 1892, Digby County, Nova Scotia.a,b    (Jul 10 1893).c,d,e,f,g
He married Gretta Ellis, about 1915.h,f    Gretta was born about 1898, Nova Scotia.e,f
Walter and Gretta immigrated into the U.S. in 1915.f
On Jun 5 1917 Walter Rainsford Henshaw, age 23, registered for the World War I draft in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut.    He declared he was born July 10 1893 in Canada and was then an alien living at 52 Church, Wethersfield, Connecticut, employed as a grinder with Hartford Machine Screw Co. of Hartford; married with one child.    He was recorded as medium height, medium build, brown eyes, dark hair.c
Walter and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 4-5 1920), living in a multiple-family dwelling (probably an apartment building) at 46 Wolcott Street, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut:e
(a) Contribution from Tim Sanford () citing:
T-6446. 1901 census, Clements West, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; page 9.
(b) 1901 census, Clements West, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia; film T-6446, Division 1, page 7, entry #48, family #85; http://www.ancestry.com.
(c) World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
(d) 1910 census, Windsor village, Windsor County, Vermont; roll T624-1618, ED 290, page 290B, line #94, dwelling #212, family #263.
(e) 1920 census, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut; roll T625-183, ED 103, page 5B, line #87, dwelling #50, family #114.
(f) 1930 census, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts; roll T626-900, ED 167, page 16A, line #20, dwelling #349, family #372.
(g) U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; http://www.ancestry.com.
(h) Contribution from Tim Sanford ().
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