Adam Gideon Henderson

about 1841–18 March 1894 (Age 53)
Dundas, Canada West, British Colonial America

The Life of Adam Gideon

When Adam Gideon Henderson was born about 1841, in Dundas, Canada West, British Colonial America, his father, William Henderson, was 48 and his mother, Mary Catherine Casselman, was 30. He married Abigail Amelia Boyd on 23 March 1870, in Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 18 March 1894, in Rice, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Groveland Cemetery, Dundas, Rice, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam Gideon Henderson
1841–1894
Abigail Amelia Boyd
1854–1895
Marriage: 23 March 1870
William Boyd Henderson
1871–1956
Roy Elford Henderson
1874–1946
Kathryn Myrtle Henderson
1874–1966
Jesse Gideon Henderson
1878–1937
Gertie Henderson
1878–1878
Mark Elford Henderson
1881–1882
Charles Lisle Henderson
1883–
Hazel Vienna Henderson
1889–1941
Heber Carl Henderson
1893–1975
Peter Carl Henderson
1893–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 March 1870
Minnesota, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Henderson

    Male1793–1881Male

    Mary Catherine Casselman

    Female1811–1906Female

siblings

(14)

    Edward Eli Henderson

    Male1832–1901Male

    Isaac Henderson

    Male1835–1903Male

    William John Henderson

    Male1836–Male

    Catharine Henderson

    Female1836–1916Female

    Male1841–1894Male

+9 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1858

Age 17

Minnesota is the 32nd state.
1863

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • Gideon Hendeson in entry for Mark Elford Henderson, "Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001"
  • Gideon Henderson in entry for John Loftus and Hazel Henderson, "Illinois, Chicago, Catholic Church Records, 1833-1925"
  • Gideon Henderson in entry for Jesse Gideon Henderson and Helen Mogg, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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