James S. Henderson, (and Anna Eliza Alexander

James S. Hendrson
Anna Eliza (Alexander) Henderson

        James was the brother of Mary Henderson Lawson who is in the other picture. He is in his Union army uniform, taken sometime after the war was over.

Submitted by  Bruce and Patti Lawson

Additional info provided by John Cooper:

James S. Henderson was born Feb. 12,1840 in Carter County, KY and died May 24,1896 in Carter. He was the son of Robert Jasper and Amy Gilbert Henderson. On Feb. 15, 1859 he married Ann Eliza Alexander. She was born March 23,1839 in Carter and died July 18,1918, She was the daughter of Lewis and Elizabeth Gorman Alexander.

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