Sarah 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..... Joshua Henshaw (1672-1747) m Mary Hay Webster (1672-1747)
 6...... Daniel Henshaw (1701-1781) m Elizabeth Allen Bass (1703-1774)
 7....... William Henshaw (1735-1820) m Ruth Sargeant (1743-1769)
 8........ Sarah Henshaw (1762-1839)
           +Andrew Scott (1759-1839)
Sarah Henshaw     [ID 04581] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Sarah Henshaw1,2,3 [Sally Henshaw2,4, Sarah Hinshaw5].

Born Nov 4 1762, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.2,4,6  

She married Andrew Scott, Nov 23 1780, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.1,2,3,4,5  (Marriage intentions apparently Nov 11 1780).4  Andrew, son of Matthew Scott & Martha Lockard, was born Apr 26 1759, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.4,7  


Andrew Scott, born Sep 12 1782, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts; married Mary Curtis (children: Edward Austin Scott, Jul 22 1805 - Mar 16 1830; James Scott, Apr 8 1807). 2,4,7
William Henshaw Scott, born Sep 16 1785, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts; died 1808; married Persis Earle (children: Sarah Henshaw, Oct 15 1812; Andrew, Dec 19 1814; Catherine Earle, Oct 3 1816; William Alfred, Mar 9 1819; Mary Curtis, Mar 6 1821; Hoace [sic], May 15 1823; Eliza Clapp, May 13 1825; Martha, Mar 12 1827; unnamed daughter, died Feb 3 1829, age 3 days; Laura Flint, Dec 19 1829; Ellen Maria, Mar 15 1832; Melvina Ophelia, Jun 3 1834; Adelaid Amelia, Apr 16 1837; Harriet Rosalia, May 25 1840). 2,3
James Scott, born Sep 16 1788, Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts; died Mar 6 1855, buried Andrew Cemetery, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa; married Martha Simpson/Simerson (children: James W. Scott, Jul 29 1825; Sarah Ann Scott, Aug 4 1837; Austin A. Scott, 1839). 2,4,7,8,9

Sarah Henshaw died Apr 15 18394,7 [Apr 19 18386], Leicester, Worcester County, Massachusetts4,7; age 764,7.  

Andrew died Apr 23 1839, Chenango, Pennsylvania; age 81.4,7

(photo)Photo: Sarah Henshaw & Andrew Scott gravestone Rawson Brook Burial Ground 7


  1. Contribution from Tom Henshaw.
  2. "History of the Henshaw Family", a handwritten manuscript identified as a copy of a letter written August 16, 1829 by Daniel Henshaw of Boston (probably #4588 to Joshua Henshaw Hayward of Boston (probably a son or grandson of Sarah Henshaw Hayward); part of the manuscript collection titled "Henshaw family Papers, 1757-1892" archived at the American Antiquarian Society, Manuscripts Department, 185 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609-1634.
  3. Lineage Books of the Charter Members of the National Society of the
    Daughters of the American Revolution (
  4. Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988;
  5. "Massachusetts Marriages to 1800", pg. 62 (
  6. Contribution from Lizbet119 () citing:
    Henshaw family bible archived at the Massachusetts Historical Society.
  8. Contribution from Brian K. Butler ().
  9. Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999;

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