The Henry Family Typescript

Scope and Content

Genealogical history of the Henry family prepared by Percy R. Henry [New Zealand, Nov 1965]. Represents research into lineage from the family's common ancestor, Rev William Henry. Considers branches of the family in England, Ireland, America, Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand, Tahiti and Canada.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev William Henry was born in 1770. He married Sarah Maben. He was appointed to the London Missionary Society in 1796, and arrived at Tahiti on 6 Mar 1797, where he was stationed until his retirement in 1842. He died at Ryde, near Sydney, in 1859. Mrs Henry died at Sydney in 1882.

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Custodial History

Donated to the Council for World Mission by Mr Henry in April 1966.