Charles Henderson

1779–1832 (Age 53)
Fairfield, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Henderson was born in 1779, in Fairfield, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Charles Henderson, was 33 and his mother, Mary Polly Bailey, was 27. He married Charlotte Hill in 1795, in Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He died in 1832, in his hometown, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henderson
1779–1832
Charlotte Hill
1778–1853
Marriage: 1795
Thomas Charles Henderson
1802–1867
Eliza Henderson
1807–
Sarah Henderson
1808–1870
John Henderson
1812–1870
Jane Henderson
1813–1839
Margaret Henderson
1815–1873
Charles C Henderson
1818–1891
Alexander Henderson
1820–1880
Ensign Henderson
1821–1886
Malinda Henderson
1824–1840
Armstrong Elijah Henderson
1827–1867

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1795
Massachusetts, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1780

Age 1

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 2

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 15

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: patronymic from Hendry, a chiefly Scottish variant of the personal name Henry 1. Some Scottish families with this name have ancestors whose name was Henryson.

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

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  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current
  • Charles Henderson In MyHeritage Family Trees

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