Ralph D. Hinshaw

                                               ┌── Nathan R. Hinshaw
                                               │    1838-1873 
                    ┌── Frederick N. Hinshaw ──┤
                    │    1869-?                │
                    │                          └── Mary E. Macy
                    │                              c1842-?    
Ralph D. Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1898             │
D: 1976             │
                    └── Etta Jones

M: Elsie DeBoer
   ├── Martha Hinshaw (c1923-) 1
   └── Elsie Marie Hinshaw (1924-1989) 1

M: Violet -

Ralph D. Hinshaw     [ID 10377] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Feb 3 18982,3,4,5 [Feb 7 19086], Indiana2,3,4,5.  

During World War I Ralph served as a Private in the U.S. Army.2,3,7  

He married ---.8  (Name of first wife unknown).  Ralph was married and then divorced before 1920.8  

Ralph was shown in the 1920 census (Jan 8 1920), living with his parents at 346 Fillmore Street, Denver, Colorado:8

Hinshaw, Ralph D., son, age 23, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; divorced; occupation: operator, picture machine.

He then married Elsie DeBoer, about 1923.1  Elsie, daughter of Paul DeBoer, was born about 1903, Holland.1  

Ralph and family were shown in the 1930 census, 3617 South Drive, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana:1

Hinshaw, Ralph, head-of-household, age 31, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; first married at age 25; rented home ($20 rent); no radio in home; occupation: shipping clerk, music [..unclear..]; World War I veteran.
Hinshaw, Elsie, wife, age 27, born in Holland; parents born in Holland; immigrated 1903, naturalized; first married at age 19.
Hinshaw, Martha, daughter, age 7, born in Colorado; father born in Indiana; mother born in Holland; attended school.
Hinshaw, Elsie M., daughter, age 5, born in Colorado; father born in Indiana; mother born in Holland.
De Boer, Paul, father-in-law, age 56, born in Holland; parents born in Holland; immigrated 1903, naturalized; married, first married at age 18; occupation: conductor, street R.R.; not a war veteran.

He then married Violet -.2,3  Violet was born Jan 14 1912.2,3,4  

Violet and family were shown in the 1945 city directory of Denver, Colorado:9

Hinshaw Claude A (A Eliz) lab SHD h3820 Quitman
Hinshaw Claude K (Reo) clk h3335 W Moncrieff
Hinshaw Dorothy E lab Dnvr Med Depot h1440 Delaware apt 2
Hinshaw Earl (Minnie E) gro 1244 Glenarm h do
Hinshaw Fred N (Etta M) blksmith 268 Detroit h do
Hinshaw Gurney A (Florence M) emp GRCo h1909 E 32d av
Hinshaw Leslie D (Birdean) carrier PO h3423 W Hayward pl
Hinshaw Margt E Mrs r1950 S York
Hinshaw Max L (Margt M; Lucky Hardware & Furn Co) h2703 E 3d av
Hinshaw Robt E (Kath E) printer Press h3228 Utica
Hinshaw Victor V (Virginia) h1730 Logan apt D
Hinshaw Violet Mrs emp Ralph Hinshaw r2701 E 3d
Hinshaw Virgil G (Louise) clk h1335 Delaware

Violet died Jul 27 1973, buried Jul 31 1973, plot Q3639, Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado.2,3,4  

In 1976 Ralph was living in/near Denver, Colorado.4  

Ralph D. Hinshaw died Dec 26 1976, buried Dec 29 1976, plot Q3639, Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado.2,3,4  

Social Security information for Ralph D. Hinshaw: 551-03-5264

Social Security information for Violet -: 548-28-5151


  1. 1930 census, 1st Ward, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana; roll T626-607, ED 307, page 6A, line #63, dwelling #74, family #80.
  2. Burials in Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado:
  3. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, National Cemetery Administration, Nationwide Gravesite Locator:
  4. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  5. 1900 census, Carthage, Ripley Township, Rush County, Indiana; roll T623-400, ED 90, page 1A, line #4, dwelling #2, family #2.
  6. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  7. Colorado Soldiers in WWI, 1917-18; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. 1920 census, Denver, Denver County, Colorado; roll T625-162, ED 288, page 8A, line #34, dwelling #209, family #216.
  9. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995; http://www.ancestry.com.

If you have additional information on this person, please share!

This page last updated Sun Jan 1 11:03:21 2017

If you would like to be automatically notified by email whenever an update is made affecting this page then enter your email address and click the "Enter" button below:

Your Email Address:
Notify me whenever this page is updated
Do not notify me if this page is updated
Show me my current registered notification requests

How is this person related to other ancestors? To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor, and then click the "Enter" button below:

ID Number:

If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...

HFA Home Page Return to HFA Home Page

Copyright © 1997-2019, The Hinshaw Family Association. All rights reserved.
Permission is granted for all free personal, private and non-commercial uses.
Commercial use of any portion contained herein is expressly prohibited.

Privacy Policies

This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.

[This page was computer generated]

Spambot Bait!