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1890's Attorney William George Henderson, Washington DC Business Card


Printed on vintage business card: "Wm G. Henderson & Co, Attorney at Law, 717 Seventh St. opposite Patent Office, Washington, D.C, Practice before the Courts and the U.S. Patent Office" Date: circa 1890-1920, New York, District of Columbia in Arlington, Prince George or Georges County. (Known to be Wash DC Patent Attorney William George Henderson)

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Lawyer: William G. Henderson 1852–1934 Patent Attorney
Born & died in Washington DC, District of Columbia
His Father: William Henderson 1830–1911
His Mother: Sarah Jane Faucett Henderson 1832–1855 (born in Maryland)
His Sibling: John Edwin Henderson 1854–1854
His Half Siblings:
Charles W. Henderson born 1861
Andrew James Henderson 1866–1930
John Martin Henderson born 1868
Edgar Henderson born 1869
George J Hendersen born 1871
Richard Harry Henderson 1874–1886
Florence J Hendersen 1877–1956

His Wife: Kate Simon Nicholls 1858–1935 born in Waresborough, Ware County, Georgia and died in Washington, District of Columbia. They married in 1881.
Her Father: Joseph Calhoun Nicholls 1834–1893 of Georgia
Her mother: Namee Clopton 1833–1881 born in New Kent County, Virginia the daughter of John Bacon Clopton 1789–1860 and Maria Gaitskill Foster Clopton 1799–1873. (also seen as Naomi Clopton)

Their 4 children:
1.) Namee Clopton Henderson Bowles 1883–1957 married Ralph Hartt Bowles 1870–1919, and is also seen listed as Namie Henderson Bolles.
2.) Sara J Henderson Carpenter born 1886, married Clifford P. Carpenter 1883-1948
3.) Louise Adelaide Henderson Brodie 1891–1975 She married Ralph Brodie 1889–1972
4.) Shirley Dee Henderson Syme 1895-1963 married Ernest W. Syme, divorced 1927

1860 United States Federal Census
Name William G Henderson
Age 7
Birth Year abt 1853
Birth Place District of Columbia
Home in 1860 Washington Ward 7, Washington, District of Columbia
Household Age Birthplace
William Brown 38 Stonecutter, born Ireland
Eliga Brown 30 Grocery Store, born Ireland
Lizie E Brown 6 born Wash DC
William J Brown 1 born Wash DC
Ellenor Henderson 68 born Ireland
William Henderson 29 Carpenter born Ireland
William G Henderson 7 born Wash DC
David Henderson 22 carpenter, born Ireland

William G Henderson in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Residence Year: 1919
Residence Place: Washington, District of Columbia
Occupation: Patent Attorney
Publication Title: Washington, District of Columbia, City Directory, 1919

William G Henderson in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Age: 67 Birth Year: abt 1853
Birthplace: District of Columbia
Home in 1920: Washington, Washington, District of Columbia
Street: 1822 Third St NE
Spouse's Name: Kate S M Henderson
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
Occupation: Lawyer
Household Members, Name Age:
William Henderson 67
Kate S M Henderson 60 (Kate Henderson)

William George Henderson in the US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications from 1889-1970
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1852
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Death Date: 24 Dec 1934
Death Place: Washington, District of Columbia
Role: Ancestor
Application Date: 19 Feb 1963
Spouse: Kate Simon Nicholls
Children: Namee Clopton Henderson

US Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
Name: Namee Clopton Henderson
Birth Date: 18 Apr 1883
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Death Date: 4 Nov 1957
Death Place: New York, New York
Role: Ancestor
Application Date: 19 Feb 1963
Father: William George Henderson
Mother: Kate Simon Nicholls
Spouse: Ralph Hartt Bowles
Children: Donald Henderson Bowles
Household Members Name Age
Donald Henderson Bowles
Namee Clopton Henderson
Ralph Hartt Bowles
Kate Simon Nicholls
William George Henderson
Namie Clopton
Joseph Calhoun Nicholls
Maria G Foster
John Bacon Clopton
Sarah Bacon
John Clopton
Elizabeth Darrel Ford
William Clopton
Joyce Wilkinson
William Clopton
Ann Booth
William Clopton

This antique Business Card was found in a large collection of 19th and early 20th c. material in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, MA. This original William G. Henderson card is printed on heavy old off white cardstock with simple early American typography font. It was his personal card and is one of a kind. this is a DAR Daughters of the American Revolution and SAR family with strong American Revolutionary War ties. 

Size: 3 x 2 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy       Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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