About Us

The Henderson Historical Society’s Mission:

To create and operate a Society and Museum in the Town of Henderson for the storage, preservation, and display of objects of historical interest. To acquire by purchase, gift, devise, or otherwise the title to, or custody and control of, historical articles and other valuable mementos of the development of the Henderson area. To gather and preserve books, manuscripts, documents, papers, antiques, relics, tools implements, weapons, and other items relating to the history of the Henderson area. To preserve and maintain the Museum building.


PresidentEric Anderson
Vice PresidentRichard Matarese
Recording SecretaryElaine Scott
TreasurerJohn Treadwell
TrusteeJon Marie Pearson
TrusteeDavid Peters
TrusteeHeidi Honey
2023 Board Members


Community CalendarElaine Scott
Donation RegistrationElaine Scott
Genealogy & History QueriesElaine Scott, Eric Anderson, Jon Marie Pearson
Heritage DayElaine Scott
Historical SitesEric Anderson
MembershipElaine Scott
MuseumElaine Scott, Eric Anderson, Jon Marie Pearson
NewsletterElaine Scott
NNYCF Endownment Fund LiaisonJohn Treadwell
Peters-Stevens Boat AnnexJohn Treadwell
Stain Glass Restoration ProjectMartin Clark
ProgramsElaine Scott
Publication & PublicityElaine Scott, Eric Anderson
Social Media & Web MasterJon Marie Pearson
Ways & MeansElaine Scott
2023 Committee Members