Name: Jacob Henry HENDERSON
Given Name: Jacob Henry
Birth: April 17, 1847 in Canada
Death: August 13, 1929 in Victory, Vernon, Wisconsin
(1860 Census) Jacob was 12 yrs. old, living in Hebron, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Listed as born in Canada.
Jacob Henry Henderson married Sarah E. Roberts abt 1868 in Wisconsin. (1870 Census) Jacob was 22 yrs old, married to Sarah, lived in Hebron in Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Listed as a farmer-but born in Wisconsin. Also shows on the 1870 Census in the city of Cold Spring, Jefferson Co with all other information the same.
(1880 Census)Jacob lived in Wheatland township, Vernon Co., Wisconsin at 31 yrs old. Listed as a laborer; born in Canada. The surname in this census was spelled Handerson.
Children of Jacob Henderson and Sarah Roberts are:
Fred Henderson, born abt 1868 in WI; died October 21, 1954. Married Mamie Partridge.
Nellie May Henderson, born August 24, 1870 (or 1869?) in Victory, Vernon, Wisconsin; died July 19 or 22, 1960 in Spokane, Spokane Co, Washington. Married Nelson R. Lewis.
Edmund Henderson, born October 06, 1872 in Vernon Co, WI, died April 20, 1945. Married Olive Prather November 15, 1895.
Frank Chester Henderson, born August 27, 1874 in Wisconsin; died March 03, 1945. Married Wilhelmina L. Allen January 01, 1903.
Charles Henry Henderson, born February 25, 1876 in Wheatland twp, Vernon, WI; died May 11, 1971.
Lenore Liza Henderson, born September 17, 1879 in Wisconsin; died December 12, 1860. Married (1) Hi Hartley. Married (2) Norris Sterns April 03, 1901.
Benice Henderson, born December 14, 1882; died December 15, 1965. Married William Blessing Sept 06, 1905.
John Henderson, born 1884; died March 1958. Married Clara Golden.
BROTHER OF JACOB: Emerson Wesley Henderson born Sept 1858 in Wisconsin; died unknwn date in Genoe twp, Vernon, Wisconsin. Married Ada Selvina Griffen 1877 in Wisconsin. In 1880 Emerson lived in Geno twp, Vernon Co., Wisconsin. Had at least 5 children: Mary Luella, Albert, George, Chester, Florence Christle Leome, Benjamin, Harvey, Clarice.
Jacob Henry Henderson married Mary Geesa June 17, 1905.
OTHER SIBLINGS OF JACOB: Sylvester Henderson 1842 - half brother.
Benjamin C. Henderson 1846. Agnes J. Henderson 1850. Ann M. Henderson 1852. Mary M. Henderson 1855. Eda Henderson 1865. Emerson W. Henderson abt 1859
Father: John William HENDERSON b: 1820 in Canada
Mother: Eliza ELIZABETH JANE Uptogrove b: abt 1823 in Canada
Sarah E. ROBERTS b: December 15, 1848 in Hancock Co, Indiana
- Nellie May HENDERSON b: August 26, 1869 in Wisconsin