Sarah Middagh 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....... Benjamin Henshaw (1730-1793) m Mrs. Huldah (Stillman) Sumner 
 8........ Joshua Henshaw (1765-1840) m Esther Burnham (1768-1853)
 9......... John Leavitt Henshaw (1792-1832) m Ann Maria Corey (1795-?)
10.......... George Holt Henshaw (1833-1890) m Cornelia Middagh Birdsall (c1836-1918)
11........... Sarah Middagh Henshaw (c1864-1937)
              +Clarence F. Childs (?-<1937)
Sarah Middagh Henshaw     [ID 06034] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born about 1864, Denmark.1,2,3  

She married Clarence F. Childs4 [Clarence H. Childs5].  Clarence was born Iowa.  


George Henshaw Childs, born Dec 20 1890; married Lois F. -; died Dec 7 1963, Brooklyn, New York. 7

Sarah's son George was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 19 1930) living with the Henshaw family at 79 State St., Brooklyn, New York:3

Henshaw, Cornelia, head-of-household, age 41, born in Canada; father born in Canada; mother born in New York; immigrated 1890; owned home ($11,300 value); single; occupation: writer, freelance.
Henshaw, George H., brother, age 66, born in Denmark; father born in Canada; mother born in New York; immigrated 1870; single; occupation: editor, weekly.
Middlebrook, Esther H., sister, age 55, born in New York; father born in Canada; mother born in New York; married - first married at age 29; occupation: none.
Middlebrook, Anne H., niece, age 21, born in New York; father born in Connecticut; mother born in New York; single; occupation: none.
Childs, George H., nephew, age 29, born in Minnesota; father born in Iowa; mother born in Denmark; single; occupation: scientist, biologist.

Clarence died before Mar 30 1937.5  

Sarah Middagh Henshaw died Mar 30 1937.5  


  1. New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957;
  2. 1881 LDS census index, Ste-Antoine Ward, Montreal, Montreal, Quebec; film C-13220, district 90, sub-district H, division 7, page 6, household #22.
  3. 1930 census, 79 State St., Brooklyn, Kings County, New York; roll T626-1491, ED 914, page 18A, line #39, dwelling #138, family #332.
  4. "Our Family: A Little Account of it for my Descendents", by Sarah Edwards Henshaw, Oakland, California, 1894, contributed by Donald Craig Henshaw. USIGS scan:
  5. Contribution from journalist Peter Duveen () citing:
    New York Times, Apr 30 1937.
  6. Contribution from journalist Peter Duveen () citing:
    New York Times.
  7. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:

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