Martha Henshaw

 1. William Henshall  m Margerie Gyll 
 2.. Thomas Henshall (?-c1631) m - Kendrick 
 3... William Henshawe (c1608-1644) m Katherine Houghton (1615-1651)
 4.... Joshua Henshawe (1643-1717) m Elizabeth Sumner (?-1728)
 5..... Samuel Henshaw (1682-1761) m Waitstill Topliff (1684-1737)
 6...... Samuel Henshaw (1723-1778) m Submit Woodward (c1726-1788)
 7....... Samuel Henshaw (1744-1809) m Martha Hunt (1755-1842)
 8........ Martha Henshaw (1783-1874)
           +Isaac Chapman Bates (1779-?)
Martha Henshaw     [ID 04577] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Jun 9 1783, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1,2,3,4,5,6  

She married Isaac Chapman Bates1,2,3,4,7,8, Sep 21 18071,2,3,4,7,8 [Sep 26 18079,10], at her parents home, Elm Street, Northampton, Massachusetts1,2,3,4,7,8.  Isaac, son of Jacob Bates & Ruth Robinson, was born Jan 23 1779, Granville, Massachusetts.4  

Martha and her sister Sarah were married in a double wedding at their parents' home, the old Hunt House which had been inherited by their mother.10  

Isaac was Representative at Boston, 1808, 1809, 1813, and became a a member of the Governor's Council.  In 1827 he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives and served until his resignation in 1835.4  In 1841 he was elected to the U.S. Senate, where he was a colleague and close friend of Daniel Webster.4,11  

Children:3

Martha Henshaw Bates; married 1829, Fordyce Mitchell Hubbard. 12
Catharine Bates; married - Chilson.
Theresa Bates; married - Dudley.
Eliza Henshaw Bates, born 1821/1823; died Mar 19 1900; married 1) Charles Fuller Smith, 2) John Adams Dana. 11,13
Isaac Chapman Bates, Jr., born Oct 22 1817; married - Atkins.
Henshaw Bates; unmarried.

Martha Henshaw died Nov 9 1874, Northampton, Massachusetts; buried Bridge Street Cemetery in Northampton, Massachusetts.4,5,6  


Sources

  1. Contribution from Kristen Wagner-Henshaw.
  2. Henshaw genealogical chart, author unknown; Contributed by Donald Craig Henshaw.
  3. Wyman, T.B., "The Hunt Family". Garnier & Company, Charleston 1969.
  4. "One Branch of the Booth Family", by Charles Edwin Booth; privately printed, New York, 1910.
  5. Burials in Bridge Street Cemetery in Northampton, Massachusetts;
    posted Oct 15 2014 to QUEBEC-RESEARCH-L by "WFlem" ().
  6. Burials in Bridge Street Cemetery in Northampton, Massachusetts;
    posted Oct 15 2014 to NYCLINTO-L by "WFlem" ().
  7. Contribution from Tom Henshaw.
  8. "Northampton, MA Marriages from first record to 1840"; USGenWeb Archives.
  9. American Antiquarian Society. "Index to Marriages in Massachusetts Centinel
    and Columbian Centinel, 1784-1840", Vol. 1 A-D. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1961.
  10. "The Hunt/Henshaw House: A Memorial to Colonial Life", by Megan Gardner, Smith College, 1997:
    Janice Moulton, Department of Philosophy, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts:
    http://sophia.smith.edu/~jmoulton/sessions/sessionshistory.html.
  11. "The Dana Family in America", BY Elizabeth Ellery Dana; Cambridge, Massachusetts; 1956.
  12. Day, Edward Warren. "One Thousand Years of Hubbard History".
    Harlan Page Hubbard. New York.
  13. Densmore, Lyman Willard, "The Hartwells in America". Hartwell-Lorenzen Inc. Saginaw, Michigan. 1956.


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