Benton County
Tennessee
Biographies


HENSLEE, Pitt
banker; born Hollow Rock, Tenn.; son of Dr. J.T. and Mary (Lipe) Henslee; the father being a physician and surgeon; paternal grandparents Joel and Nancy (Justice) Henslee; maternal grandparents Aaron and Mary (Green) Lipe; educated public schools of his native village and at Bethel College, McKenzie, Tenn.; early occupation newspaper and printing business, afterward a merchant and engaged in the lumber business; now president of the First National Bank of Dickson, Tenn.; married Susie Spencer Jan. 26, 1899; member of Baptist church; Masonic fraternity, Odd Fellows and Woodmen of the World; Democrat; member Tenn. Legislature, 1899.
Source: Who’s Who in Tennessee, Memphis: Paul & Douglass Co., Publishers, 1911; transcribed by Kim Mohler



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