Josiah Henshaw

 1. Thomas Henshaw (c1650-1700) m Hannah Cleveland (1653-1737)
 2.. Josiah Henshaw (1695-1752)
     +Mary Sweetzer (1700-?)
 3...  Joseph Henshaw (1721-?) 1,2,3
 3...  Mary Henshaw (1723-?) 1,2,3,4
 3...  Elizabeth Henshaw (1726-?) 1,2,3
 3...  Benjamin Henshaw (1728-1728) 1,2,3
 3...  Benjamin Henshaw (1730-?) 1,2,3
 3...  Abigail Henshaw (1732-?) 1,2,3
     +Dorothy Crawford Goodnow (1710-1770)
 3...  Josiah Henshaw (1752-1840) 2,5
Josiah Henshaw     [ID 02950] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Mar 1 1695, Hingham, Massachusetts.2,5,6,7  

Josiah lived in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.  

He married Mary Sweetzer2,5 [Mary Sweetser1,3,7], 17202,5, Charlestown, Massachusetts2,5.  Mary, daughter of Seth Sweetser & Sarah Lynde, was born 1700.2,3,8  

He then married Dorothy Crawford Goodnow, 1749.2,5  Dorothy was born 1710.2,5  

Josiah Henshaw died May 20 1752.2,5  

Dorothy died 1770.2,5  

See also: Samuel Henshaw who also lived in Medford, MA in this same time period.  


  1. Contribution from Tom Henshaw.
  2. Contribution from Phil Henshaw.
  3. Cleveland/Graham database:
  4. "Medford Births. to the Year 1850",
  5. Gregg Trueman database:
  6. "Genealogical Dictionary of First Settlers of New England", volume 2
    James Savage, Genealogical Publishing Company, 1965.
  7. GEDCOM archives at
  8. Gregg Trueman database:

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