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Stephen & Carol Huber: 17th - 19th Century Needlework

Boston- Henderson Family Record Sampler  from Huber

Adelina Henderson
Family record Smpler
Boston, MA dated 1827

At age 11 Adelina Henderson stitched this nicely executed family record sampler with the family information and inscription in the center squire, all surrounded with a four sided rose vine and double sawtooth border. Silk on linen; 18 ½" x 18 ½" framed.

Family Register of N and E Henderson

Nathan Henderson
born July 121h 1772
Eunice Eaton
born Jan 251h 1773
Nathan and Eunice Henderson Married Oct 1 1807
Jesse E Henderson
born Oct 19th 1808
Charles E Henderson
born Nov 11th 1810
Edwin Henderson
born Nov 11th 1812
William Henderson
Born July 7th 1814
Adelina Henderson
Born Feb 19th 1816

Wrought By Adelina Henderson Aged 11 Years

Provenance: Dan and Marty Campanelli - Extensive research accompanies this sampler.

Note: Another similar Boston family record sampler, worked at the same school is available on this website. It was worked by 11 year old Dorcas Fillebrown. They were next door neighbors on Ann Street, Boston, and were both the same age, and the youngest child in their families.


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