Morris Conrad Hendershot

ID # 5798, (1852-)
FatherPeter James Hendershot (1831-1900)
MotherJane Eliza Misener (1834-1906)
BirthMorris Conrad Hendershot was born on 13 November 1852 at Troy, Beverly Township. 
MarriageHe married Mary Jane House on 27 December 1875 at Jerseyville, Ancaster Twp., Ontario.
Mrge reg. 010125-76 Ancaster Twp., Wentworth Co.
Morris Hendershot, 23, bachelor, blacksmith, Methodist. Born Troy, Township of Beverly, residing Jerseyville. Parents Peter J. Hendershot and Jane Eliza Hendershot.
Mary Jane House, 19, spinster, Methodist. Born Ancaster, residing Jerseyville. Parents Vernal House and Mary House.
Witnesses Sidney Misener and Adelaide Mulholland, residences not shown.
On Dec. 27th, 1875, at Jerseyville, by Rev. R. Bell.

Best information, Sidney Misener, who was resident in Beverly Township at the time of the above marriage and was almost certainly the so named witness, was Morris' uncle. Sidney Misener was only two years older than Morris. Adelaide Mulholland was the daughter of Hugh Mulholland and Lucinda Misener, Morris' aunt. In other words, Adelaide was Morris' first cousin. At the time, both Sidney and Adelaide lived in the Troy area of Beverly.

 
Last Edited8 Sep 2017