::Joseph Henderson (pilot)


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Captain Joseph Henderson (September 9, 1826 - October 7, 1890) was an early American harbor pilot who guided large vessels in and out of the New York harbor. He was a legendary figure in the 1880s, well known for being one of the oldest and wealthiest of the Sandy Hook Pilots.,<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> which operated in what is now the Port of New York and New Jersey. He was recognized to all the large steamship owners as one of the most experienced and trustworthy New York pilots.

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