Seeking further info about Jabez G. Henderson and wife and children. Jabez G. Henderson was born 1 July 1859 in Tallapoosa Co., AL. and died 24 Aug. 1926 possibly at Justin, Denton Co., TX. The 1900 census of Cumberland, (Chickaswa Indian Territory), Oklahoma has the following: Jabez G, Henderson, head of housdehold, born July 1859, age 40, married 12 years, birthplace, AL. Oliwa Henderson, wife, born July 1838, age 61, married 12 years, mother of 4 children with 2 living, birthplace, AL. No names or data on children enumerated.
The 1910 census of Odell Twp. - Marshall Co., OK. has the following:
Jabe G. Henderson, head of household, age 51, m.1, 25 years, birthplace, AL., merchant - general store. Olibie Henderson, wife, age 71, m.2, 25 years, mother of 4 children with 2 living. No names or data on children enumerated, but there borders in the household.
From The Madill Times - Madill, Marshall Co., OK. Thursday, January 30, 1913 Obituary: Mrs. J. G. Henderson died at home in Mead, Jan. 24, 1913. Her remains taken to Cumberland and interred Jan. 25. Bro. J. F. Edingto conducted the services. Sister Henderson was one of the early settlers of Cumberland where she and her husband lived for years. Last fall they moved to Mead. She joined the Missionary Baptist Church at Cumberland, by letter Aug. 8, 1902.She leaves a husband, two sons and several grandchildren.
The 1920 census of Odell Twp. - Marshall Co., OK. has the following:
Jabe G. Henderson, head of household, age 60, widowed, birthplace, AL., ginner - cotton gin.