Rhoda Ann Henson

4 February 1871–23 March 1943 (Age 72)
Charleston, Mississippi, Missouri, United States

The Life of Rhoda Ann

When Rhoda Ann Henson was born on 4 February 1871, in Charleston, Mississippi, Missouri, United States, her father, James S Henson, was 41 and her mother, Martha A. Bartlett, was 35. She married William R Alford about 1891. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Henderson, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 1, Anderson, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 23 March 1943, in Palestine, Anderson, Texas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Broyles Chapel Cemetery, Palestine, Anderson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Crittenden Bomer
1864–1923
Rhoda Ann Henson
1871–1943
Marriage: 22 May 1892
Luther Bomer
1893–1958
Martha Bomer
1895–1918
James Jim Bomer
1897–1966
Christine Bomer
1899–1918
Claudier Milam Bomer
1900–1904
Earl Bomer
1904–1970
Allie Mae Bomer
1906–1979
Arbra Lee Bomer
1911–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 May 1892
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    James S Henson

    Male1830–1899Male

    Martha A. Bartlett

    Female1835–Female

siblings

(8)

    William J Henson

    Male1854–1875Male

    Robert Henson

    Male1856–Male

    Elizabeth Henson

    Female1857–Female

    Solomon Henson

    Male1862–Male

    Nancy Henson

    Female1864–Female

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 5

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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 (3)

  • Rhodie Bower in household of John Bower, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rodia Alford in household of William R Alford, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rhoda Henson in household of Jas A Henson, "United States Census, 1880"

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