Born April 3, 1826, Pomfret, CT, died November 19, 1908 in Shrewsbury, MA. Married Abigail Marion Hapgood May 26, 1853, Shrewsbury. On his marriage his father built a house for him near the site of the neighboring Henshaw House that had been taken down the preceding year. Later he purchased the surrounding fifty acres from his father. He was a farmer and member of the Quinsigamond Engine Fire Company.