Otis Edwin Henshaw

 1. Samuel Henshaw (c1661-c1719) m Keziah Pell (c1670->1721)
 2.. Samuel Henshaw (?-c1758) m Martha Noell (c1689-?)
 3... John Henshaw (c1728-1790) m Rachel Lee Boulware (c1730-1794)
 4.... Charles Lee Henshaw (c1776-1829) m Elizabeth Gatewood (c1770-1826)
 5..... George W. Henshaw (c1808-<1850) m Susan S. Chenault (c1815-?)
 6...... Eugene Henshaw (1832-1915) m Willie Ann Saunders (c1832-1878)
 7....... John Rawling Henshaw (1867-1954) m Ida Lee Boueware (1870-1929)
 8........ Harry Rawlings Henshaw (1907-1997) m Zelma Irene Peters (1912-2000)
 9......... Otis Edwin Henshaw (1932-2000)
            +Jean Francis Shue (1933-2008)
10..........  Otis Edwin Henshaw, Jr. (1953-1983) 1
10..........  Judy Henshaw (1955-) 1,2
10..........  Monty Earl Henshaw (1960-) 1
Otis Edwin Henshaw     [ID 16596] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Oct 6 1932, Virginia.3,4,5  

Otis and family were shown in the 1952 city directory of Petersburg, Virginia:6

Henshaw Calvin L (Hazel A) emp Ft Lee h114 Elm
Henshaw Elma T Mrs waitress West End Barbecue r715 High
Henshaw Glenn H (Elmer) pntr Leslie A Bowman r715 High
Henshaw Harry R (Zelma P) pntr h403 Elm
Henshaw John L jr pntr Leslie A Bowman r Matoaca Va
Henshaw Otis E lab r403 Elm

He married Jean Francis Shue.1,7,8  Jean, daughter of William Shue & Minnie Rowland, was born Mar 2 1933, North Carolina.7,9  

Otis Edwin Henshaw died Dec 20 2000, buried Dec 23 2000, Ward A.P. Hill Section 23 Square 5 Mausoleum, Blandford Cemetery, 319 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia.1,3,9  

In 2006 Jean was still living in Dinwiddie County, Virginia.7,8  

Jean died Jan 7 2008, buried Blandford Cemetery, 319 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia.9  

Jean's obituary was published as follows:9

Jean Shue Henshaw

She was a native of North Carolina and the daughter of the late William and Minnie Rowland Shue.  She was retired from Brown and Williamson Tobacco Company.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, Otis E. Henshaw Sr.; son Otis E. Henshaw Jr.; grandson Monty E. Henshaw Jr.; three sisters, Ruby Carter, Mary Turner and Jerildene Mullis; and two brothers, Clifford and William Shue.  She is survived by a daughter, Judy H. Pierce and husband Norman of Rawlings; son, Monty E. Henshaw Sr. and wife Rose of Dinwiddie; six grandchildren, Marshall E. Pierce of Rawlings and Christina H. Garrettson and husband Eric, Michael B. Henshaw and wife Lisa, Otis W. Henshaw, Jonathan M. Henshaw and Jessie E. Chiarky, all of Dinwiddie; four great-grandchildren, Alyssa E. Garrettson, Eric A. Garrettson Jr., Hanna J. Henshaw and Jacob W. Henshaw; brother, Ira Shue and wife Becky of North Carolina; two sisters, Shirley MacAdams of Georgia and Shelby Noles and husband Larry of North Carolina.  

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2008 at the Petersburg Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home & Cremation Service.  The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Interment will be in Blandford Cemetery.  Condolences may be registered at www.jtmorriss.com

Social Security information for Otis Edwin Henshaw: 225-36-4442


  1. Contribution from Jane Bennett ().
  2. Jean Francis Shue obituary.
  3. "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
  4. U.S. Public Records Index; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1940 census, Petersburg, Virginia; roll T627-4316, ED 115-30, page 5B, line #65, household #94.
  6. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. Contribution from Christina Valorie Henshaw.
  8. Obituary of Monty Earl Henshaw, Jr..
  9. http://www.findagrave.com.

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