1. William Henshaw (1742-1796) m Elizabeth Gilbert (1746-1826) 2.. William Henshaw (1767-1822) m Jerusha Brace (?-1822) 3... Horace W. Henshaw (1811-1898) m Martha M. Montgomery (1812-1877) 4.... Byron M. Henshaw (1837-1882) +Amanda M. Teeple (c1842-1865) 5..... Effie A. Henshaw (c1864-?) 1,2 +Rosa A. Willis (1844-1905) 5..... Howard H. Henshaw 3 5..... Harrie St. L. Henshaw 4 5..... Edward B. Henshaw (1875-1938) 2,5
|Byron M. Henshaw [ID 05999]||Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view:|
Born Mar 1 18372,6,7, New York2,6,7 [Ohio1,8,9].
He married Amanda M. Teeple, Nov 12 1862, at the home of Amanda's parents, Cascade, Kent County, Michigan.6,10,11,12,13,14 Amanda, daughter of Peter + Sarah Teeple, was born about 1842, Michigan.14,15 Marriage by N.K. Evarts; witnessed by Charles Maben of Paris, Mecosta County, Michigan, and by Peter Teeple of Cascade, Kent County, Michigan.14 Byron was 25 years old and Amanda was 20.14
Amanda died May 3 1865, age 23y 7d.16,17
Amanda's sister, Lettie (Teeple) Pennoyer, remembered the following in an autobiographical sketch published in "Michigan History":17
My sister Amanda and her husband Byron Henshaw visited us with their seven months old baby Effie.
Mr. and Mrs. Henshaw was a happy couple and very fond of their baby. They went from here and visited my sister Jane at Ferrysburge, from there to their home in Chicago. The next week we got a Telegram that Amanda was dead and would be brought to cascade for berial. It was something like the croup that took her off so sudden. Mr. Pennoyer took me with him to the funeral. My sister Emeline took the motherless baby.
He then married Rosa A. Willis6,10,12 [Rosaltha Adele Willis9], Dec 24 18686,10,12, Allegan County, Michigan6,10,12. Rosa, daughter of James C. Willis & Henrietta Thomas18, was born Jul 3 184418 [Jul - 18455,19, about 18421, about 18452], Ohio18.
Byron and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 1 1870), St. Louis, Missouri:1
Byron was baptized (at about age 36) in 1873 in St. Louis, Missouri.6
Byron and family were shown in the 1880 census (Nov 10 1880), St. Louis, Missouri:2
Byron M. Henshaw died Nov 24 18828,20 [Nov 12 18826], Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan8,20; age 458,20. Medical: Byron died from "consumption"8 (tuberculosis).
Widow Rose and son were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 2 1900), 729 Highland Ave., Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri:5
Widow Rose later lived at 520 E. 11th St., Kansas City, Missouri,21 and 800 Forest, Kansas City, Missouri.21
Rose and son were shown in the 1903 city directory of Ionia, Michigan:22
Rosa died Jun 7 1905, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan; age 60y 11m 4d.18,19
Photo: Byron M. Henshaw gravestone Oakhill Cemetery 16
Photo: Amanda M. Teeple gravestone Oakhill Cemetery 16
Photo: Rosaltha Adele Willis death certificate Kent County, Michigan 18
If you have additional information on this person, please share!
If you would like to be automatically notified by email
whenever an update
is made affecting this page then enter your email address
and click the "Enter" button below:
How is this person related to other ancestors?
To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor,
and then click the "Enter" button below:
If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...
Return to HFA Home Page
This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.
[This page was computer generated]