Elmina Hinshaw

                                               ┌── Jacob A. Hinshaw
                                               │    1778-1826 
                       ┌── Thomas J. Hinshaw ──┤
                       │    1822-1896          │
                       │                       └── Phebe Allen
                       │                            1789-1869 
Elmina Hinshaw ────────┤
B: 1851                │                       ┌── Aaron Mills
D: 1913                │                       │
                       └── Sarah Mills ────────┤
                            1826-1904          │
                                               └── Rebecca Small
M: William F. Thompson

Elmina Hinshaw     [ID 01168] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Elmina Hinshaw1,2,3 [Elmira Hinshaw4, Elmiria Hinshaw5].

Born Sep 6 1851, Cherry Grove MM, Randolph County, Indiana.1,2,3,6,7  

She married William F. Thompson2,5,6 [Will Thompson8], about 18692,5,6.  William was born Nov - 1846, North Carolina.6  

At Cherry Grove MM on 12-10-1870, Elmina Thompson (formerly Hinshaw), Lynn meeting, was reported married contrary to discipline.  5-13-1871 - membership ceased.2  


Ella Thompson, born c1876; married Mar 30 1892, age 16, Jay County, Indiana. 5
Estella Thompson, born c1879; married Sep 26 1896, age 17, Jay County, Indiana. 5
T. Thompson, (male), born c1879; married Nov 29 1891, age 22, Jay County, Indiana. 5
Homer Marvin Thompson, born Nov 7 1882, Jay County, Indiana; died Apr 3 1958, buried Green Park Cemetery. 5,6,7
Lula E. Thompson, born Aug 1885, Indiana. 6
Female child born Sep 13 1892, Jay County, Indiana [apparently died young]. 6,9

Elmina and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 11 1900), McNeil Street, Portland, Jay County, Indiana:6

Thompson, William F., head-of-household, age 53, born Nov 1846 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 31 years; occupation: railroad section foreman; owned home (free).
Thompson, Elmina, wife, age 48, born Sept 1851 in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; married 31 years; 8 children, 6 living.
Thompson, Homer M., son, age 17, born Nov 1882 in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; occupation: laborer, heading factory.
Thompson, Lula E., daughter, age 14, born Aug 1885 in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; attended school 9 months.

Elmina Hinshaw died Nov 20 1913, buried Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Jay County, Indiana.7,10  


  1. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Indiana.
  2. "Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana", Part 2, subtitled "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume VII", (a compendium of many of the records left by William Wade Hinshaw on his death), edited by Willard Heiss; GS929.3 H47 in a local library.
  3. "Webster Parry's Abstracts of Quaker Records", LDS microfilm #0367987
  4. The old family bible of Chester Edward Hinshaw, containing family lineage information recorded by Rosina Harriet Hinshaw, contributed by Marion Hinshaw and Heather Hinshaw-Tomas.
  5. Index to Supplemental Record Marriage Transcripts 1882-1920, Jay County, Indiana;
    Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1938.
  6. 1900 census, Portland, Jay County, Indiana; roll T623-380, ED 75, page 13A, line #30, dwelling #324, family #335.
  7. http://www.findagrave.com.
  8. Contribution from Edward Carlile Henshaw citing:
    Obituary of Sarah Mills Hinshaw.
  9. Jay County, Indiana Index to Birth Records, 1882-1920, Volume 1;
    Indiana Works Progress Administration; book H-5, page 94.
  10. Julie Anne Ward () database:

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