About Us


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 and 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.

HHS Officers & Board of Trustees

  • President Fred Caswell
  • Vice President Richard Matarese
  • Secretary Elaine Scott
  • Treasurer Fred Caswell
  • Trustees Eric Anderson, John Treadwell, JonMarie Pearson


  • Genealogy & Queries – Eric Anderson, Elaine Scott, & Jo Pearson
  • Historical Sites – Eric Anderson
  • Library – Elaine Scott & Jon Marie Pearson
  • Membership – Elaine Scott
  • Museum – Elaine Scott, Eric Anderson & John Treadwell
  • Programs – Elaine Scott
  • Publications & Publicity – Elaine Scott & Eric Anderson
  • Social Media – Jon Marie “Jo” Pearson
  • Ways & Means – Fred Caswell

Our Local Town Historian – Eric Anderson