Littleton Henson

1818–1886 (Age 68)
Sumner, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Littleton

When Littleton Henson was born in 1818, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States, his father, Josiah Joseph Henson Sr., was 33 and his mother, Frances Hyde, was 32. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Amanda Cain. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Arcadia, Iron, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died in 1886, in Iron, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Littleton Henson
1818–1886
Amanda Cain
1827–
Andrew Marion Henson
1849–1910
Mary E Henson
1851–1886
Jane Henson
1857–
Josephine Henson
1858–1881
Josiah Silas "Cy" Henson
1860–1933
Frank Robert Henson
1863–1953
Caroline Henson
1867–1929

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Andrew Marion Henson

    Male1849–1910Male

    Mary E Henson

    Female1851–1886Female

    Jane Henson

    Female1857–Female

    Josephine Henson

    Female1858–1881Female

    Male1860–1933Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1821

Age 3

Missouri is the 24th state
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 18

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the personal name Henn(e), a short form of Henry 1, Hayne ( see Hain 2), or Hendy .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAmhsaigh ( see Hampson 2).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Littleton Henson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Littleton Henson, "United States Census, 1880"

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