William Henderson (1676 - 1755) MP

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Birthplace: Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Scotland, United Kingdom
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About William Henderson

From The Henderson Family History:

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Generation 8:

James (George?) Henderson (Gen. 8) was born 01 July 1650-1661 in probably Ferry Port of Craig, Fifeshire, Scotland. He married John Hamilton 1675 in Scotland. She was born 1655 in Scotland.

Child of James Henderson and Joan Hamilton is: 1. Capt. William Henderson, b. 27 Apr. 1676 in Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland, Baron of Fordell, d. 01 Aug. 1755 in Scotland.

Generation No. 9:

Capt. William Henderson (Gen. 9) was born 27 Apr. 1676, in Dunfirmline, Fifeshire, Scotland/Baron of Fordell [8], and died 01 Aug. 1755 in Scotland. He married (1) Grissel Russell in Scotland. He married (2) Margaret Bruce 07 Feb. 1704/1705 at the Chapel of Fordell Castle, Scotland. She was born 01 Mar. 1679/80 in Glamis, Angus, Scotland, and died 15 Dec. 1739 in Scotland.

Notes for Capt. William Henderson:

ID 1105351039

  • Name: William Henderson
  • Given Name: William
  • Surname: Henderson
  • Sex: M.
  • Birth: 27 Apr 1676 in Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
  • Death 1 Aug. 1737 in Scotland
  • Burial: Chapel Crypt, Fordell Castle

His three sons, John, James, and Samuel, came to America prior to 1740.

Occupation: Baron of Fordell [8]

  • Father: John Henderson, b. 1 July 1655 in Ferry Port of Craig, Fifeshire, Scotland
  • Mother: Magdaline Lundie: b. 13 Oct. 1646 in Dundee, Scotland

Marriage 1: Grizel Russell

  • m. in Scotland
  • Children:
    • 1. William Henderson, b. about 1693 in Scotland

Marriage 2: Margaret Bruce, b. 1 Mar 1679/1680 in Glamis, Angus, Scotland

  • m. 7 Feb. 1704/05 in the Chapel of Fordell Castle
  • Children:
    • 1. John Henderson, b. 9 Feb. 1705/06 in Fifeshire, Scotland (came to America in 1740)
    • 2. James Henderson, b. 17 Jan. 1707/08 in Fifeshire, Scotland (came to America 1740, Lt. French and Indian War, d. 19 May 1784 in Augusta County, Virginia, US)
    • 3. Bruce Henderson, b. 10 May 1710 Fifeshire, Scotland
    • 4. Jean Henderson, b. Sep. 1711 in Fifeshire, Scotland
    • 5. Samuel Henderson, b. 28 Nov. 1713, in Fifeshire, Scotland (came to America 1740)
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Capt. William Henderson's Timeline

1676
April 27, 1676
Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
1699
1699
Age 22
Fifeshire, Scotland
1705
February 7, 1705
Age 28
Fordell, Fifeshire, Scotland
1706
February 9, 1706
Age 29
Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
1708
January 17, 1708
Age 31
Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
1710
May 10, 1710
Age 34
Scotland, United Kingdom
1710
Age 33
[object Object], VA, USA
1711
September, 1711
Age 35
Fifeshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1713
November 28, 1713
Age 37
Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1755
August 1, 1755
Age 79
Scotland, United Kingdom