KY. 1860. Census. Barren Co. Mary Henry, age 46, enumerated with James & Ann (Henry) Owen. Have not located Mary's son, Francis, yet.
KY. 1860. Census. Green Co. Elizabeth (Kirtley) Henry, age 75.
MO. 1860. Census. Cedar Co. Uncle James & family.
TX. 1860. Census. Matagorda Co. William P. Henry, age 25, working as an overseer in this County, which is located adjacent to & southwest of Brazoria Co.
TX. 1861. 23 February. The people of Texas went to the polls to vote on a referendum to secede from the Union. The vote was 46,153 for secession and 14,747 against.
TX. 1861. Grayson Co. Uncle James settles here after leaving Missouri.
TX. 1861. 19 October. Columbia, Brazoria Co. W. P. Henry, age 26, enlists for a period of 12 months -- 7th Field Battery. Appears on Company Muster Roll of Art'y Co. D, Bates' Reg't Texas Vols., for 19 October 1861 to 31 December 1861. Has a horse valued at $100. He is promoted 20 October 1861.
TX. 1862. W. P. Henry appears on the January & February muster roll for same organization.
TX. 1862. 6 March. Velasco. Roll says W. P. Henry still has his horse, & is now in Capt. W. G. Moseley's L. Art'y Co., Bates' Regiment Texas Volunteers. He also appears on the 28 February to 31 March muster roll.
TX. 1862. 1 April. Velasco. W. P. Henry re-inlists for the war, & bounty is paid. He is now a 2 Sgt. He appears on the 31 March to 30 April on Company Muster Roll for Co. B, Brown's Batt'n Texas Cav.
TX. 1862. August. W. P. Henry is "on detached service ... Oyster Creek." 1862. November & December. Says W. P. Henry is reported as absent & sick.
KY. 1862. 24 October. Francis M. Henry marries Ann R. Calhoon.
TX. 1863. W. P. Henry is reported as present on the muster rolls for January & February, March & April, and November & December. There is no further information in his file.
KS. 1863. 21 August. > Battle of Lawrence < occurs as Quantrill's Raiders attack Lawrence.
MO. 1863. 25 August. Quantrill's band relocated to Grayson Co. TX a short while after thousands of Missourians are evicted from their homes under > General Order No. 11 <
TX. 1863. Grayson Co. Uncle James' family joins him, presumably from their former home in Missouri.
TX. 1864. 1 March. Brazoria Co. William Paschal Henry marries Josephine Wingfield Davis in home of James W. Lance. Marriage ceremony is performed by W. C. Somerville, Minister.
TX. c.1864. Grayson Co. Cousin Elmira dies.
TX. c. 1865. Grayson Co. Kentucky Town. Cousin Nancy dies.
TX. 1865. 30 October. Brazoria Co. Josephine & Wm. P.'s first child, Margaret Ann, is born.
AR. After the war. Uncle James & family move to Washington Co. from Grayson Co. TX.
TX. 1868. 19 April. Margaret Ann Henry dies at age 2 yrs. 5½ mths.
TX. 1868. 3 October. Grimes Co. William Paschal Henry, Jr. is born.
TX. 1899. 19 February. Milam Co. Wm. P. is 63 years old just a few weeks before his 35th wedding anniversary.
TX. 1899. 1 March. Milam Co. 35th Wedding Anniversary. (family photo and portrait of Wm. P. & Josephine?)
TX. 1899. 10 May. Milam Co. Josephine is 57 years old on her birthday in this year of her pending death.
TX. 1899. 28 October. Milam Co. Josephine Wingfield Henry nee Davis dies in a tragic accident. Click > HERE < for more info.
TX. 1911. 19 February. Milam Co. Wm. P.'s 75th birthday. (date of last gathering of whole family as mentioned in 1931 reunion write-up?)
TX. 1912. 10 February. Milam Co. William Paschal Henry, Sr. dies. "... the remains were laid to rest in Pleasant Grove cemetery beside his dear wife, who had preceded him to that great beyond some twelve years." Click > HERE < for more info.
I can't thank you enough for this wonderful timeline - - so much information here! This will be so helpful to me in compiling my information on my OWEN-HENRY-KIRTLEY lines. The entire website is fantastic! I have enjoyed perusing the entire site. Thank you so much for sharing this with me. Martha