Looking for parents and siblings of William Miner Henson, in TN or before TN(earlier than his DOB), or Mary E Green.
Also looking for descendents of William Miner Henson, farmer, b. 1807 ?? county TN, d. Smith County, TX 1866,
m. Mary Elerner/Elenor Green abt. 1835 in TN.
Mary Elerner Green b. 1821, ?? county TN, d. June 1860, Smith County, TX.
Mary Green was daughter of James Green and Mary "Lexy" Elerner, Both born SC abt. 1780+-.
The family moved to Blount Co. AL abt. 1838, Henson family on 1840 census there and also 1850 census (Oct 23, 1850) then moved to Troup, Whitehouse, Smith County, TX November 1850.
Had sixteen Henson children. Eldest two b. TN, next nine Blount County, AL, last five Smith County, TX.
Note: Mary Green Henson died 1860, William remarried Sally McGraw and they had one son Andrew Davis Henson b. 1862 Smith County, TX. 17 Henson children total. Anyone on this forum from this Henson line?