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
Rhoda Ann Henson
Marriage: 22 May 1892
Luther Bomer
Martha Bomer
James Jim Bomer
Christine Bomer
Claudier Milam Bomer
Earl Bomer
Allie Mae Bomer
Arbra Lee Bomer

Spouse and Children

22 May 1892


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Parents and Siblings

    James S Henson


    Martha A. Bartlett




    William J Henson


    Robert Henson


    Elizabeth Henson


    Solomon Henson


    Nancy Henson


+3 More Children

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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