Photo of Martha A. (Hanshoe) Henshaw Henderson taken in 1904.

Martha was born in Floyd County, Kentucky on May 15, 1850. Her father was Henry Hanshoe and her mother was Elizabeth Price.
They moved to Carter County, Kentucky circa 1870.
Based on research, she married her first husband William Adams on January 30, 1868. They had two children Sara E. Adams 1871-? and Aaron Adams 1873-?.

She married Henry B. Henderson on May 15, 1878 in Carter County, and they had five children:
Frances Matilda (Henderson) Eubanks, May 1878-1961
Harrison Morris Henderson (my great-grandfather) 1880-1957
Henry Robert Henderson 1885-1957
Jane Henderson 1888-?
Trenvilla "Trinnie" (Henderson) Bowers. Marth and her children relocated to Bird (Tuckerman) Arkansas before 1900. She died in 1906, and she is buried In O'Kean, Randolf County, Arkansas.

Henderson genealogy link

Submitted by: Wester Henderson

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