Elizabeth Isbell1

ID #7721, (1786-1878)

Family: Andrew Henshaw b. 11 May 1783, d. 19 Nov 1853

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 30 Dec 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S630] Robby, family tree titled "Robinson-Capen Family2", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named Robby1940, updated Feb 2008, viewed Feb 2008.
  2. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ranny Henshaw1

ID #7722, (1785-1801)
Biography:
  • Ranny Henshaw was born on 6 Apr 1785.1
  • She died on 3 Dec 1801 at age 16.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Sarah Henshaw1

ID #7723, (1785-1863)

Family: Andrew H Ward b. s 1784

Biography:
  • Sarah Henshaw was born on 10 Apr 1785.1
  • She married Andrew H Ward in 1809.1
  • Sarah Henshaw died on 6 Oct 1863 at age 78.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Andrew H Ward1

ID #7724, (s 1784-)

Family: Sarah Henshaw b. 10 Apr 1785, d. 6 Oct 1863

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Charles Henshaw1

ID #7725, (1789-1864)

Family 1: Freelove Ayres b. s 1795

Family 2: Matilda Child b. s 1796

Family 3: Hannah P Lord b. s 1789

Biography:
  • Charles Henshaw was born on 20 Apr 1789.1
  • He married Freelove Ayres on Thursday, 11 May 1815.1
  • Charles Henshaw married Matilda Child on Tuesday, 12 May 1818.1
  • Charles Henshaw married Hannah P Lord on Monday, 24 Jun 1839.1
  • Charles Henshaw died on 26 Aug 1864 at age 75.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Freelove Ayres1

ID #7726, (s 1795-)

Family: Charles Henshaw b. 20 Apr 1789, d. 26 Aug 1864

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Matilda Child1

ID #7727, (s 1796-)

Family: Charles Henshaw b. 20 Apr 1789, d. 26 Aug 1864

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Hannah P Lord1

ID #7728, (s 1789-)

Family: Charles Henshaw b. 20 Apr 1789, d. 26 Aug 1864

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


David Henshaw1

ID #7729, (1791-1852)
Biography:
  • David Henshaw was born on 2 Apr 1791.1
  • He died on 11 Nov 1852 at age 61.1
  • He was an enterprising and influential merchant of Boston; a government director of the United States Bank; a director of the Boston & Worcester Railroad twenty-three years; member of the State House of Representatives and Senate; collector of the port of Boston nine years; and Secretary of the Navy.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Jun 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Katharine Henshaw1

ID #7730, (1793-1798)
Biography:
  • Katharine Henshaw was born on 24 Mar 1793.1
  • She died on 20 Aug 1798 at age 5.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Laura Henshaw1

ID #7731, (1795-1875)

Family: Oliver Fletcher b. s 1795

Biography:
  • Laura Henshaw was born on 3 Mar 1795.1
  • She married Oliver Fletcher on Friday, 22 Feb 1822.1
  • Laura Henshaw died on 23 Feb 1875 at age 79.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Oliver Fletcher1

ID #7732, (s 1795-)

Family: Laura Henshaw b. 3 Mar 1795, d. 23 Feb 1875

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Katharine S Fletcher1

ID #7733, (1823-)
Biography:
  • Katharine S Fletcher was born on 4 Aug 1823.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Henshaw1

ID #7734, (1798-)

Family: Mary Ann Lewis b. s 1803

Biography:
  • John Henshaw was born on 9 Jan 1798.1
  • He married Mary Ann Lewis on Monday, 3 Nov 1823.1
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Ann Lewis1

ID #7735, (s 1803-)

Family: John Henshaw b. 9 Jan 1798

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2008

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Rebecca Sargent1

ID #7736, (1758-1785)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 24 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 174.
  2. [S718] L Don Sargent, family tree titled "Sargent's Roots", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sargents-roots,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Sarah Sargent1

ID #7737, (1763-1837)

Family: William Sprague b. 15 Mar 1763, d. 25 Aug 1831

Biography:
  • Sarah Sargent was born on 20 Mar 1763, in Leicester, Massachusetts.1,2
  • She married William Sprague on Thursday, 24 Apr 1783.1
  • Sarah and William lived in Leicester, Massachusetts, on the farm where William's father lived, one mile north of the village, called 'Woodland Site'.3
  • 30 Oct 1802 William and Sarah had a son who was born and died on the same day.4
  • Sarah Sargent died on 24 Sep 1837 at age 74.1
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 43.
  2. [S718] L Don Sargent, family tree titled "Sargent's Roots", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named sargents-roots,.
  3. [S174] Richard E Weber, family web site titled "The Sprague Project", www.sprague-database.org, updated Jul 2010, viewed Jul 2010.
  4. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 185.
  5. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William Sprague1

ID #7738, (1763-1831)

Family: Sarah Sargent b. 20 Mar 1763, d. 24 Sep 1837

Biography:
  • William Sprague was born on 15 Mar 1763, in Leicester, Massachusetts.2
  • Father: Joseph Sprague (b 26 Oct 1722 Malden, MA) - Mother: Phebe Hutchinson (b 5 May 1724.)2
  • He married Sarah Sargent, daughter of Nathan Sargent and Mary Denny, on Thursday, 24 Apr 1783.1
  • William and Sarah lived in Leicester, Massachusetts, on the farm where William's father lived, one mile north of the village, called 'Woodland Site'.2
  • 30 Oct 1802 William and Sarah had a son who was born and died on the same day.3
  • William was a well-known citizen of Leicester. He was deputy-sherrif of the county, and held many offices of public trust. He was Captain of one of the militia companies.2
  • William Sprague died on 25 Aug 1831 in Leicester, Massachusetts, at age 68.2
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 43.
  2. [S174] Richard E Weber, family web site titled "The Sprague Project", www.sprague-database.org, updated Jul 2010, viewed Jul 2010.
  3. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 185.
  4. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Joseph Sprague1

ID #7739, (1783-1854)

Family: Maria DeBevois b. c 1791

Biography:
  • Joseph Sprague was born on 25 Jul 1783, in Leicester, Massachusetts.1,2
  • In 1809 Joseph moved to New York.2
  • He was a commission merchant.2
  • He married Maria DeBevois on Thursday, 24 Oct 1811.1
  • In 1825 he was elected member of the board of Trustees of his village, and in 1827 was elected it president, serving 4 terms. It was due to his efforts that the city of Brooklyn obtained his charter in 1833. He started the street cleaning system in spite of ridicule.1,2
  • 1843 he was elected mayor of Brooklyn, and served two terms. He was quite popular. He was a Jacksonian democrat. During his first term the Whig members of the common council refused to attend meetings and he had them arrested on the charge of misdemeanor in neglect of public business and compelled their obedience. His earnest advocating consolidation resulted in the union of Williamsburg and Bushwick with Brooklyn. Repeatedly a member of the board of supervisors as late as 1851. A man of great influence and above reproach.2
  • Joseph Sprague and Maria appeared on the 1850 US Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 6 Sep 1850, reporting real estate valued at $34,200. Also listed is Jane Debevaise age 40 born in NY (probably a younger sister of Maria), Matilda Scott, age 17 from Ireland, and Mary Franklin age 32 born in NY, and is black.3
  • Joseph Sprague died on 12 Dec 1854 at age 71.2
  • Last Edited: 2 May 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 185.
  2. [S174] Richard E Weber, family web site titled "The Sprague Project", www.sprague-database.org, updated Jul 2010, viewed Jul 2010.
  3. [S1374] 1850 US Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Joseph sprague head of household, ward 11, roll M432_520, page 310A.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Maria DeBevois1

ID #7740, (c 1791-)

Family: Joseph Sprague b. 25 Jul 1783, d. 12 Dec 1854

Biography:
  • Maria DeBevois was born c 1791, in New York.2
  • She married Joseph Sprague, son of William Sprague and Sarah Sargent, on Thursday, 24 Oct 1811.1
  • Joseph Sprague and Maria appeared on the 1850 US Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 6 Sep 1850, reporting real estate valued at $34,200. Also listed is Jane Debevaise age 40 born in NY (probably a younger sister of Maria), Matilda Scott, age 17 from Ireland, and Mary Franklin age 32 born in NY, and is black.2
  • Maria DeBevois appeared on the 1860 US Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 29 Jun 1860, Also listed are Jane Debevois, age 52 (probably a younger sister of Maria), Mary Franklin, a servant, and William Claney, wife & two children. The value of the real estate is $32,500, and the personal estate was $500.3
  • Last Edited: 23 Mar 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S29] Aaron Sargent, Sargent Genealogy in England and America, (Somerville, MA: privately published, 1895) , p 185.
  2. [S1374] 1850 US Federal Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Joseph sprague head of household, ward 11, roll M432_520, page 310A.
  3. [S1380] 1860 US Federal Census, Brooklyn Ward 11, Kings County, New York, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Maria Sprague head of household, roll M653_770, page 396.
  4. [S174] Richard E Weber, family web site titled "The Sprague Project", www.sprague-database.org, updated Jul 2010, viewed Jul 2010.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.