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Bruce Henderson is a computer engineer living in Southern California. With the help of his cousins he is researching the history of the Henderson family of southern Caithness. You can contact him at bruce@sigalarm.com

Jane R Taylor Henderson and Family

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Cousin Sheri has come up with family history gold once more, with a group photo showing several of the kin during the mid to late 1910s. Several important members of the Reverend’s family are present including:

Top Row: Isabella Ross (Henderson) Gow – Jane R (Taylor) Henderson aka Mrs. Adam C. Henderson – Adam Cunninghame Henderson Gow

Bottom Row: Mary (McDonald) Henderson – James Henderson – Agnes (Nan) Henderson aka Mrs. John T Henderson

Thanks again to Sheri for the work that went into finding this photo and sharing it.

2 comments to Jane R Taylor Henderson and Family

  • James franklin henderson/austin/jenkins

    In regard to James Isaac Henderson Sr. And Jr., who migrated to the Colonies in late 1700’s from Scotland, begetting Argulus Hercules Henderson I, Ezekial Henderson, Argulus Hercules Henderson Ii, Samuel Henderson, Isom Colombus Henderson, Berniece Henderson, then me, James Franklin Henderson Austin Jenkins…..Would like to find relation to Gunn Clan.
    JFHAJ
    10580 Pontotoc Highway 6 East. Tupelo, Mississippi 38801

  • Bruce

    James, I would recommend that you consider having your Y chromosome tested using any of the services available, including Family Tree DNA http://www.familytreedna.com/). If your DNA matches one of the Gunn DNA patterns, then you are probably a Caithness Henderson. If not, it does not mean that your Hendersons did not come from there, it just means that there may not be enough data to tie you to a region of Scotland. I wish you luck on your search – it is a lot of work.
    Bruce

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