When Marion Azriah Henson was born on 11 May 1874, in Patton, Bollinger, Missouri, United States, his father, Alferd Boyd Henson, was 20 and his mother, Seralda Jane Killian, was 22. He married Minnie Alen Griffin on 15 April 1906, in Madison, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 21 July 1963, in Fredericktown, Madison, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Marquand, Madison, Missouri, United States.
English: patronymic from the Middle English personal names Hen, Hend(e), or Hendy (pet forms of Henry or Hendry ) + son. Compare Henderson . Hendy may also have been derived from Middle English hendy ‘courteous’, used as a personal name (see Hendy ).
English: perhaps sometimes a variant of Hainson, a patronymic meaning ‘son of Hayne’; see Hain 2.
English: in Devon, where patronymics in -son rarely originated, perhaps a variant of Hingston .