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HENDERSON OF SPRINGFIELD

  1. WILLIAM HENDERSON of Papa Stour was the second son of William Henderson, fiar of Ollaberry, married 10th January 1769, Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Sinclair of Brew, and had issue:
    1. Andrew, drowned in the wreck of the Doris , off Cruden, in February 1813
    2. Christian, born October 1772, married James Mouat of Wormadale
    3. Gideon, his heir
    4. Elizabeth, born 20th November 1778, died unmarried
    5. Barbara, died unmarried
  2. GIDEON HENDERSON of Springfield, merchant in Papa Stour, born September 1776, married Margaret, daughter of Captain William Gray, and Granddaughter of Arthur Nicolson of Lochend, and had issue:
    1. William Alexander, born 23rd July 1814, killed by cannibals in the Isle of Palms, 1841
    2. Walter Charles, born 25th April 1816, died 1866, leaving issue in Canada
    3. Margaret Grace, born 8th October 1817, married James Cheyne Henderson of Bardister
    4. Elizabeth Barbara, born 7th November 1818, married James Adie in Canada
    5. Gideon Gifford, born 20th April 1820
    6. Sinclair, married John Budge of Seafield
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