Charles Orestis Henderson

4 July 1885–
McDonald Co., Mo.

The Life of Charles Orestis

When Charles Orestis Henderson was born on 4 July 1885, his father, Lafayette Alexander Henderson, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Jane Love, was 19. He married Jessie Agnes Widdows on 29 November 1910. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Mead, Weld, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles Orestis Henderson
1885–
Jessie Agnes Widdows
1888–
Marriage: 29 November 1910
Grace Henderson
1915–
Peggy Jean Hammerbacker
1926–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1910
children

(2)

    Grace Henderson

    Female1915–Female

    Peggy Jean Hammerbacker

    Female1926–1999Female

Parents and Siblings

    Lafayette Alexander Henderson

    Male1856–1927Male

    Female1865–1957Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1886: Weld, Colorado, United States
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 31

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Chas O Henderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Charles O Henderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles O Henderson, "United States Census, 1930"

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