Archibald Henderson

Archibald Henderson (1837 - 1911)

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Archibald Henderson
Born in Craigmill, Par. of Logie, Stirlingshire, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Haywood, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotlandmap
Husband of — married in Hillhead, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Kells, Whitehaven, Cumberland, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Oct 2011
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Name: Archibald /Henderson/ [1]


Date: ABT MAR 1837
Place: Craigmill, Par. of Logie, Stirlingshire, Scotland[2]


Date: 08 MAR 1837
Place: Par. of Logie, Stirlingshire/Perthshire, Scotland
Note: entry shows Archibald as s/o James Henderson and Ameila Millar in Craigmill, bap. by the Revd Dr? Grierson, Minister of Dunblane[3][4][5][6][7]


Date: 29 APR 1911
Place: Kells, Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Note: his dth cert showing him as a blacksmith Inf. A D Henderson, son, of 6 North Row Kells, Whitehaven, present at death. Registered 1st May 1911[8]


Place: Whitehaven, Cumberland, England[9]


Husband: Archibald Henderson
Wife: Agnes Todd
Child: Alexander David Henderson
Date: 31 DEC 1856
Place: Haywood, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: Cert shows a double wedding with Agnes' sister Janet: Archibald 19 blacksmith of Mid Forth, Carnwath, s/o James Henderson blacksmith & Amelia m.s. Millar; Agnes 16 of Boughtknowes, formerly a farm servant d/o Alexander Todd farmer and Helen m.s. Noble; Wit: John Brown and William Wilson (this latter possibly being the father of the Nathanial Wilson who married Janet Todd in the next cert); Est. Ch of Sct. (family info had Buckthnowes, but on the cert it is spelt Boughtknowes. NB son James had been born 2 days prior)[10][11][12][13]
2nd marriage
Husband: Archibald Henderson
Marriage: Marion Crawford
Date: 24 APR 1874
Place: Hillhead, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: who was probably a sister of the farmer William Crawford of Hillhead on whose farm Archibald's son Alexander was working in 1881. The cert reads: Archibald Henderson, blacksmith and widower; s/o James Henderson (blacksmith) and Amelia Millar; age 37; usual residence - Haywood, Parish of Carnwarth; Marion Crawford; daughter of a farmer and a spinster; d/o William Crawford and Margaret Nisbet; age 28; usual residence - Hillhead, Parish of Carnwarth; married after banns and according to the forms of the United Presbyterian Church; witnesses - William Henderson and John Crawford (presumed to be bride's brother); Minister - Alexander Banks, U.P. Minister, Braehead, Carnwath[14][15][16]


Occupation: a blacksmith when dtr Helen died
Date: 04 JUL 1858
Place: Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland[17]
Occupation: a "colliery manager" on his dtr Agnes' marriage cert., although on her dth cert in 1960 he is shown as a blacksmith
Date: 1915[18][19]
Occupation: given as a blacksmith (journeyman), dec. on his son Alexander's dth cert
Date: SEP 1939
Place: Scotland[20]


Date: 1861
Place: Harrayfoot Hill, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: HENDERSON: Archibald, 24, blacksmith, birth place NK; wife Agness 20 b Carnwath; Son James 4; Dtr Helen 1, both b Carnwath[21]
Date: 1871
Place: Haywood Village, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Note: HENDERSON: Archbiald 34 blacksmith & fitter, b Logie, STI; wife Agnes 30 b Carnwath; Children (all b Carnwath, LKS): Alexr 7 scholar; Emelia 5; Archd 3; Agnes 1; Boarders: Alexr Weire, marr. 27 blacksmith b Shotts, LKS; William Cald(?rells?) unm, 24 blacksmith b Carluke, LKS. 1 child 5 to 13 at school, 2 rooms with one or more windows, next house occupied by Nisbet, coal miner)[22]
Date: 03 APR 1881
Place: Great Clifton, Cumberland, England
Note: Archabald (sic), head, colliery Overman, mar, 44, wife Marion 36, both b. Scotland. Dtr Agnes, 11; Sons Archibald, 13, labourer; William 8, scholar; John, 4; (all b Scotland); Robert 1, b. Gt Clifton, CUL (next door at No. 40 was son James and his new wife Rebecca)[23]
Date: 06 APR 1891
Place: Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Note: HENDERSON, Archibald, 54, colliery overman; Marion, wife, 47 both b Scotland; Children: Agnes, 21; William 18, hamerman (sic); John 14, message boy, (all b Scotland); Robert, 11 scholar b Gt Clifton, CUL[24][25]
Date: 1901
Place: Whitehaven, Cumberland, England
Note: Archibald Henderson 66, blacksmith, b. Scotland, boarder with Cecil (37 yr old railway clerk b Fleetwood, Lancs) and Dinah Fitzjames and their 2 sons.[26][27][28]


Reference: 1260


  1. Source: #S93 Page: Birth 1837 Archibald HENDERSON, extracted c 1972
  2. Source: #S2805 Bap. 8 Mar 1837 Archibald s/o James HENDERSON & Amelia MILLAR, in Craigmill, by Min of Dunblane, Logie, PER, 374/00500049, copy rcvd Jan 2009
  3. Source: #S183
  4. Source: #S93 Birth 1837 Archibald HENDERSON, extracted c 1972
  5. Source: #S966 Dist 632 EnumDist 6, hsehold of James & Amelia HENDERSON, extracted Sep/Oct 1994/5
  6. Source: #S679 Page: EnumDist 8 Entry #38, hsehold of James & Amelia(a) HENDERSON, extracted Sep/Oct 1994/5
  7. Source: #S2805 Bap. 8 Mar 1837 Archibald s/o James HENDERSON & Amelia MILLAR, in Craigmill, by Min of Dunblane, Logie, PER, 374/00500049, copy rcvd Jan 2009
  8. Source: #S880 Dist 10b Page 399 entry #352
  9. Source: #S93 Burial Archibald HENDERSON, Whitehaven, extracted c 1972
  10. Source: #S93 Marr. 1856 Archibald HENDERSON & Agnes TODD, extracted c 1972
  11. Source: #S902 Oct 2001
  12. Source: #S840 Marr. 1856 Archibald HENDERSON & Agnes TODD, batch M116321-?-6035516 R, rechecked Dec 2004
  13. Source: #S2805 Marr. 31 Dec 1856 Archibald HENDERSON & Agnes TODD, Boughtknowes, Par. of Carnwath, LKS Dist 632/00 Pg 10 #19 (dble with her sister Janet), copy rcvd Jan 2009
  14. Source: #S333 Birth 1876 John HENDERSON, transcr Stuart H. Sep 2000
  15. Source: #S600 Feb 2005
  16. Source: #S333 Mar. 1874 Archibald HENDERSON and Marion CRAWFORD, transcr. Robert McC rcvd Feb 2005
  17. Source: #S333 Dth 1858 Helen HENDERSON, Carnwath, Dist 632 #36, transc by Stuart H, rcvd c Sep 2000
  18. Source: #S333 Marr. 1915 Agnes HENDERSON & John DUNCAN, transcr. Robert McC Dec 2002
  19. Source: #S333 Dth 1960 Agnes DUNCAN nee HENDERSON trans. Robert McC Dec 2002
  20. Source: #S333 Dth 1939 Alexander David HENDERSON, p/copy Nov 2002
  21. Source: #S56 1861 Census, Par. of Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Dist 632 (ED8?) Page 3 Schedule #8, copy d/loaded Oct 2005
  22. Source: #S56 1871 Census: Carnwath, LKS Scotland Dist 632 ED 9 Page 26 Schedul #115, copy d/loaded May 2005
  23. Source: #S210 Northern Borders, Film 1342248 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 5175 folio 120 page 40, extracted c 2000
  24. Source: #S1738 Whitehaven, RG12/4314, Page 12, Schedule #74, Via free trial, Jul 2004
  25. Source: #S2805 Archibald HENDERSON, 1891 census Whitehaven address: Braithwaite, between Wellington and Bransty Row, both of the latter still there, former not, rcvd Feb 2009
  26. Source: #S1740 1901 Kells census (Ref RG/13/4893 page 28 Folio 73), extract rcvd Aug 2002
  27. Source: #S2102 1901 Census online: index searched May 2004
  28. Source: #S806 Whitehaven, CUL Dist 19 RG13/4893 Folio 62 Page 5 Schedule #18, hsehold of Archibald HENDERSON, copy d/loaded Oct 2005 Note: (age indexed as 63 on Ancestry, clearly shows 66)
  • "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950," database, FamilySearch ( : 2 January 2015), Amelia Millar in entry for Archibald Henderson, 08 Mar 1837; citing LOGIE, PERTH, SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,040,125.
  • Source: S1740 EM Whitehaven research ex B HALL (ENG), Recipient: L McIntosh (NZ)
  • Source: S183 LTR WIGHT/SINTON (Maxton) children bdms ex dtr Helen (Helensvale Leith Valley, Dunedin, OTG), 28 Nov 1875, Recipient: family Author: Helen Sinton HENDERSON nee WIGHT 28 Nov 1875
Note: Lists dates of birth, death, and some marriages for Helen Sinton WIGHT's siblings and is headed Maxton, 28th Nov 1875 (which cannot be when and where it was written as it looks as if it was all written at one time but later dates are mentioned) Written in the hand of Helen Sinton HENDERSON (nee WIGHT) and refers to "my Father Walter WIGHT" and "my Mother Helen SINTON"
  • Source: S2102 PRO England,
  • Source: S2805 Corres. re HENDERSON/AITKEN ex Ian A-K (DFS, SCT) & LornaHen (NZ)
  • Source: S333 BDMs, Scotland death indices, & researcher extracts from GRO, SCT
  • Source: S679 CENSUS: 1851 Carnwath, Lanarkshire, Scotland Note: consulted Mitchell Library, Glasgow, Sep/Oct 1994/5
  • Source: S806 Census: 1901 UK (images for England, transcriptions for Scotland) via
  • Source: S880 Dth Cert. HENDERSON, Archibald, 29 Apr 1911, 6 North Row, Kells, Whitehaven (CUL, England)
  • Source: S93 FamilyHistory: HENDERSON, James (1814-1892) and his family Author: Isabella Chittock nee Howden Publication: Otago Daily Times, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, aft 1915
  • Source: S966 CENSUS: 1841 Carnwath, Lanarkshire Repository: #R21
  • Repository: R21 LDS library
  • WikiTree profile Henderson-2306 created through the import of HENDERSONLornaAncestorsPlus1Desc4WikiTree.ged on Oct 18, 2011 by L Henderson. See the Changes page for the details of edits by L and others.
  • Henderson-6957 was created by Lorna Henderson through the import of BeckFairbairnWalterGrace4WTJan2015.ged on Jan 18, 2015 and merged

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Archibald HENDERSON, 1839 - 1911
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