When George Thurman Henson was born on 4 August 1888, in Bollinger, Missouri, United States, his father, Alfred Boyd Henson, was 34 and his mother, Seralda Jane Killian, was 36. He married Mattie Octavia Senter on 1 August 1913, in Madison, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Johnson Township, Carter, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Van Buren, Carter, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died on 27 September 1962, in Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Masonic And Van Buren Cemetery, Van Buren, Carter, 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 .
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