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Jonathan Cook Henshaw

manufacturing executive

Jonathan Cook Henshaw was American manufacturing executive. Certified Public Accountant New York. Decorated Purple Heart. Served as sergeant Army of the United States, 1943-1946.


Henshaw, Jonathan Cook was born on January 29, 1922 in Dobbs Ferry, New York, United States. Son of Elmer Ellsworth and Leonora Agnes (Scott) Henshaw.


Bachelor of Science, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, 1950. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1952. Associate of Arts in Real Estate, Bucks County Community College, Pennsylvania, 1988.


Staff accountant Coopers & Lybrand, New York City, 1951-1955, 68-69. Vice president, treasurer J.A. Ewing & McDonald, Inc., 1955-1962. Assistant treasurer Block Drug Company, Jersey City, 1962-1964.

Controller, assistant treasurer Turner Jones Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1964-1968. Treasurer Visual Electronics, since 1969, Crane Company, New York City, 1970-1980. Associate broker Fox & Lazo Realtors, 1980-1983, John T. Henderson, Inc., 1983-1987, Richard A. Weidel Corporation, Newtown, Pennsylvania, 1987—2002.

Retired, 2002.


  • Certified Public Accountant New York.


Served as sergeant Army of the United States, 1943-1946.


Married Martha Emily Stock, July 14, 1948 (deceased January 04, 2010). Children: William (deceased), Jane, Mary, Thomas, Daniel, Anne.