Big changes have come to — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Henderson Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Loose track of your Henderson to the Railroads&Making of Modern America?
Posted by: Claudia Saunders Day Taylor Reynolds Simons Althou (ID *****4451) Date: June 21, 2012 at 07:11:34
  of 11762

All are white males

O. H. Henderson US Military Railroad        Carpenter 1864
S. W. Henderson IL Central Rd Superv Chicago toKankakee 1852
AndrewHenderson Baltimore & Ohio Machinist Baltimore 1857
James Henderson B&O Foreman Brass Moulder Baltimore 1857
Wm. Henderson B&O Brass Moulder's Helper Baltimore 1857
William Henderson B&O       Blacksmith Helper Grafton 1857
James        Henderson B&O       Laborer Grafton 1857
John        Henderson B&O       Laborer Main stem 2d sub div 1842

Sources: A List of the Officers and Employees of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroads with the Amount of their Pay for 1857 (Baltimore: John Murphy and Co., 1868), Maryland Historical Society; Illinois Central Railroad Records, Newberry Library, IC 3.9 Box 262 Folder 3644 Employee List; Second Auditor, Internal Improvements Entry 91, Payrolls, Blue Ridge Railroad Records, Library of Virginia; Union Pacific Railroad Company Collection, Nebraska State Historical Society, MS 3671, Box 1, Box 9, J. S. and D. T. Casement Payrolls, 1867, and Union Pacific Payrolls for Green River Work, 1868; U. S. Military Railroad Records, National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 92, Paryroll Books, 1861-1865, subgroups 1548 (USMRR payroll dated April to May 1861), 1718 (Letters received by W. J. Stevens, time report for USMRR March 1865), and 1738 (payroll of the USMRR Construction Corps, Dept. of the Mississippi); University of Iowa Digital Library Special Collections, Levi Leonard Collection, Union Pacific Casement payrolls.

Funding: worker mobility research made possible by a grant from the Economic Social and Research Council (UK)

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network