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William Henderson

Birthdate: (85)
Birthplace: Cleuch Burnfoot, Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death: July 29, 1931 (85)
Leith Valley, Otago, New Zealand
Place of Burial: Dunedin, Dunedin City, Otago, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of James Henderson and Amelia Henderson
Husband of Helen Sinton Henderson
Father of James Henderson; Walter Wight Henderson; William Maxton Henderson; Amelia Jane Harbour; Margaret Mabel Henderson and 2 others
Brother of David Henderson; Archibald Henderson; James Henderson; Margaret Smith; Elizabeth Henderson and 6 others

Managed by: Lorna Henderson, T087062
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About William Henderson


'Wm Davie', Captain Peacock. Private diary reads: "arrived at Dunedin 9th July 1872. snow was on all the surrounding country, landed where the Dunedin Post Office now stands (notes assumed to be written between 1931 and 1957). Boarded for a few weeks in Dunedin, then travelled by coach to Oamaru." William Davie voyage notes - from William's diary


Although the haplogroup shown is R-S691, the actual terminal SNP for William, determined by BigY testing of one of the two matching 2nd cousin descendants of William is R-S7361, which he shares with at least two others.

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William Henderson's Timeline

October 15, 1845
Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Age 31
Teaneraki, Oamaru, OTG, NZ
December 5, 1878
Age 33
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
December 7, 1880
Age 35
Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand
January 1883
Age 37
February 4, 1885
Age 39
Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand
July 18, 1887
Age 41
Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand
September 30, 1889
Age 43
Enfield, Waitaki District, Otago, New Zealand
July 29, 1931
Age 85
Leith Valley, Otago, New Zealand