Missouri Family Group Sheet for the Washington Irving HENDERSON Family

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Submitted by: Margie Hinton
Email address: marhinton@earthlink.net

Husband: Washington Irving HENDERSON
Birthdate: about 1843 Missouri
Death date: unknown
father: James Henry Dickey Henderson
mother: Mary Elizabeth Fisher

Marriage date: 31 August 1875
Marriage place: Lower Lake, Lake County, California

Wife: Mary H. O. COBB
Birthdate: Bef. 22 June 1854
Death date: 20 October 1916 Monterey County, California
father: John Cobb
mother: Esther Demming/Deming Cobb
other marriages: (1) George William Hinton (3) Demas Babin


CHILD 1: Grace V. Henderson
Birthdate: 25 October 1877, Oregon
Spouse: Claude Moore
Marriage date: unknown
Death date: 13 November 1949, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, California

CHILD 2: Gertrude Henderson
Birthdate: April 1880
Marriage date:
Death date: before 1914
1850 Census, Pennsylvania, Washington County, West Finley, p. 461 Ancestry page 23 of 27
11, 157, 157, James H. D. Henderson, 40, Clergyman, born KY
12, 157, 157, Mary E. Henderson, age 30, born KY
13, 157. 157, Washington I. Henderson, age 7, born Missouri
14, 157, 157, James J. Henderson, age 7, born Missouri
15, 157, 157, Sarah Henderson, age 5, born Pennsylvania
16, 157, 157, Iphigenia Henderson, age 3 born Pennsylvania
17, 157, 157, John G. Henderson, age 6/12, born Pennsylvania
In 1852 he emigrated to Oregon, coming overland, with his family and many other emigrants.
1860 Census, Oregon, Lane County, Coast Fork Precinct, page 244, ancestry page 18 of 24 Enumerated 13th day of July 1860, Eugene PO
29, 387, 387, James H. D. Henderson, age 49, farmer, 1500, 1500, Kentucky
30, 387, 387, Washington E. Henderson, age 19, farmer, Missouri
31, 387, 387, Mary E. Henderson, age 40, housewife,
32. 387, 387, Iphegenia Henderson, age 12, born PA
33, 387, 387, John Henderson, age 10, born PA
34, 387, 387, Leah Henderson, age 7, Oregon
1880 Census Washington State
Washington I. HENDERSON Self M Male W 38 MO Has None KY KY Mary HENDERSON
Wife M Female W 25 CA Keeping House KY OH Gracie V. HENDERSON Dau S Female W 2 OR MO CA
Birdie HENDERSON Dau S Female W 1M (April) OR MO CA (actually she was named Gertrude)

Source Information:
Census Place District 3, Vancouver City, Clark, Washington Family History Library Film 1255396 NA Film Number T9-1396 Page Number 78C
San Francisco, California Directories, 1889-91, Mary Henderson, widow, living at 701 Eighteenth St San Francisco CA 1889
Obit: Salinas Daily Index, Fri. Oct. 20, 1916, p. 1: Mrs. Vernon BABIN, a resident of Monterey, died near this city this morning. The deceased, who is a widow, was born in Napa 62 years ago. She spent her life in California, 15 years of which she lived in this county. Those of her relatives who survive her are 2 sons and a daughter who lives in Chico. The funeral arrangements will not be made until the arrival of the 3 children who are expected this evening. The Salinas Undertaking company has charge of the remains.
Grace Moore Dod: 13 November 1949 4:10 Female/White
Dob: 25 October 1881 born Oregon Age: 68
Father: W.I. Henderson (Form didn't ask for place of birth)
Mother: Henrietta Cobb (Form didn't ask for place of birth)
Widowed Housewife
Place of Death: Santa Cruz Hospital, end of Emeline Street, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County
Stay in County: 11 days ----- (perhaps - thinking of length of stay in the hospital)
Residence: River Road, Brooklomand Cottages, Ben Lomand, Santa Cruz County
Informant: Edward B. Hinton
Burial 11.19.1949 Soquel Cemetery
Cause of Death: Coronary Failure Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease
Santa Cruz Sentinel-News Wednesday, September 3, 1947
Claude MOORE of Brook Lomond Dies
Claude L. MOORE, a native of Kansas who had been a resident of California for the past 14 years and had lived in this area for the past nine months, died here Sunday. He was 66. He is survived by his widow, Grace MOORE of Brook Lomond. Funeral services will be conducted from the Irvin M. SMITH chapel, 9 Cayuga street at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday. Rev. T.R. SCOTT will be the officiating minister at the funeral rites. Internment will be in the I.O.O.F. crematory.