Births Deaths Marriages, Migration, North Carolina

Pre-World War I Migration: HENDERSON.

Anna J. Henderson Simmons (Anna<James).  Born 1852, Wayne County. After her marriage in 1871, she migrated with her husband Montreville Simmons to Chatham, Kent, Ontario, Canada, where his family had settled 20 years earlier.  They appear there in the 1881 census, which records all of their children born in the US except the youngest two, born in Ontario in 1877 and 1879. By 1900, the family lived in Cass County, Indiana, where Anna died.

Caswell C. Henderson (Caswell<Lewis<James).  Born 1865, Wayne County.  In 1886, he was listed in the Raleigh NC city directory as a hotel porter.  By 1893, when he married his first wife, he was living at 326 West 37th Street in New York City.  Other addresses at which he lived were: 47 West 66th Street, Manhattan; and 247 West 143rd, 901 Grant Avenue, 527 East 167th, 446 West 163rd, and 3777 Third Avenue, all in upper Manhattan or the Bronx. He died in Yonkers, Westchester County NY.

Julia “Molly” Henderson Holt (Julia<James).  Born 1872, Wayne County.  In 1902, Molly married Walter Holt in Randolph County NC. She listed her address as Julian NC, a small town in extreme southeast Guilford County. By 1910, the couple were living in Greensboro NC.

Fannie Wynn Price (Fannie<Susan<James.  Born 1879, Wayne County. She married William Thomas E. Price, and their oldest son Richard was born in Newport News in 1902.

Richard G. Winn (Richard<Hepsie<James).  Born 1881, Wayne County.  In 1903, Richard married Rosetta Robinson in Wilmington, New Hanover County NC.  Their addresses included 508 McRae Street and 222 South 13th Street. Richard died in Wilmington in 1957.

Minnie Simmons Budd (Minnie<Ann Elizabeth<Lewis<James).  Born 1887, Wayne County.  Minnie was living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as early as 1906, when she gave birth to a son. She and her husband Jesse Budd apparently moved back and forth between Mount Olive NC and Philadelphia until the 1920s, when she seems to have settled there permanently.

Charles H. Henderson (Charles<John<James). Born 1893, Wayne County. He registered for World War I draft in Richmond, Virginia, listing 114 E. Leigh Street as his address. In 1920, the census recorded his address as 614 Baker Street, Richmond.

Daniel Simmons (Daniel<Ann Elizabeth<Lewis<James). Born 1895, Wayne County. Daniel is said to have worked in Oberlin, Ohio, circa 1912. He married in Wayne County in 1913 and moved his family to Rocky Mount NC about 1914. By 1920, they lived in Richmond, Virginia, and ten years later were in Philadelphia. By 1940, Daniel was living in New York NY. He died there in 1964.



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