Lewis Donald Hinshaw

                                                                  ┌── Jacob Allen Hinshaw
                                                                  │    1826-1910 
                              ┌── Jacob Allen Hinshaw ────────────┤
                              │    1871-1951                      │
                              │                                   └── Peninah Scott
                              │                                        1829-1910 
Lewis Donald Hinshaw ─────────┤
B: 1898                       │                                   ┌── James Jennings
D: 1944                       │                                   │
                              └── Caroline V. "Carrie" Jennings ──┤
                                   1872-1931                      │
                                                                  └── Elizabeth Halus
M: Virginia Hazel Silverthorn
   ├── Betty Marcella Hinshaw (1921-1981) 1,2,3
   ├── Margaret Louise Hinshaw (1923-1995) 1,2,3,4
   └── Louis Donald Hinshaw (1927-2000) 1,2,3,4,5

Lewis Donald Hinshaw     [ID 11727] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Lewis Donald Hinshaw1,6,7,8,9,10 [Louis D. Hinshaw11,12, Donald L. Hinshaw2].

Born Aug 10 1898, Indiana.1,2,3,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15  

On Sep 12 1918, Lewis Donald Hinshaw, age 20, registered for the World War I draft in Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana.  He declared he was born Aug 10 1898, and was then residing in Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana where he was a high school student.  He declared his nearest relative was "Allie" Hinshaw of Lynn.  He was recorded as slender, medium height, blue eyes, light brown hair.10  

He married Virginia Hazel Silverthorn1,6,13,14 [V.E. Silverthorne6], Jul 5 19191,6,13,14, Wayne County, Indiana1,6,13,14.  Virginia, daughter of John William Silverthorn & Allie May Liles, was born Mar 15 1901, Ohio.2,3,6,12,14,16,17  

Louis and Virginia were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 8 1920), living with his parents in Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:12

Hinshaw, Jacob A., head-of-household, age 47, born in Missouri; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; owned home (mortgaged); occupation: truck driver, produce.
Hinshaw, Carrie V., wife, age 47, born in Indiana; father born in U.S.; mother born in Iowa.
Hinshaw, Louis D., son, age 21, born in Indiana; father born in Missouri; mother born in Indiana; occupation: salesman, grocery.
Hinshaw, Virginia H., daughter-in-law, age 18, born in Ohio; parents born in Ohio.

Lewis and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 7 1930), Church Street, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana:2

Hinshaw, Donald L., head-of-household, age 31, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Missouri; first married at age 20; owned home ($4000 value); radio in home; occupation: retail merchant, grocery; not a veteran.
Hinshaw, Virginia H., wife, age 29, born in Ohio; parents born in Ohio; first married at age 18.
Hinshaw, Betty M., daughter, age 8, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; attended school.
Hinshaw, M. Louise, daughter, age 6, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; attended school.
Hinshaw, Louis D., son, age 2 years 4 months, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio.

Lewis and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 18 1940), Church Street, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana:3

Hinshaw, L. Donald, head-of-household, age 41, born in Indiana; completed 3 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; owned home ($3200 value); occupation: trustee, township; worked 52 weeks in 1939; $1120 wages in 1939, plus other income.
Hinshaw, Virginia, wife, age 39, born in Ohio; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; $0 wages in 1939, plus other income.
Hinshaw, Betty, daughter, age 19, born in Indiana; completed 3 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; attended school.
Hinshaw, Louise, daughter, age 16, born in Indiana; completed 2 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; attended school.
Hinshaw, Don, son, age 12, born in Indiana; completed 7th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; attended school.
Hinshaw, J Allen, father, age 68, born in Missouri; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same house; widower; $0 wages in 1939, plus other income.

Lewis Donald Hinshaw died Jan 10 1944, at his home, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana; buried Fountain Park Cemetery, Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana.8,15,18  

Lewis' obituary was published in the Union City Times-Gazette on Tuesday, January 11, 1944:18

Hinshaw rites to be Wednesday.  

Funeral services for L. D. (Don) Hinshaw, trustee of Washington township, who died at his home in Lynn Monday morning following a heart attack will be held at the Lynn Methodist church Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in charge of Rev. William Thorne.  

The body will be removed to the residence in Lynn from the Thomas funeral home.  Friends may call after 10 a. m. Wednesday.  

Mr. Hinshaw was serving his second term as a township trustee and formerly operated a grocery in Lynn.  He is a lifelong resident of Lynn and had been active in community affairs.

Virginia died Jan - 1978, buried Fountain Park Cemetery, Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana.16

(photo)Photo: Lewis Donald Hinshaw World War I draft registration card 10

(photo)Photo: Lewis Donald Hinshaw & Virginia Hazel Silverthorn gravestone Fountain Park Cemetery 15,16


Sources

  1. Contribution from Jim Lieland ().
  2. 1930 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T626-624, ED 16, page 5A, line #46, dwelling #135, family #138.
  3. 1940 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T627-1089, ED 68-16, page 13A, line #15, household #334.
  4. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. Ohio Deaths, 1958-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  6. "Index to Marriage Records, Wayne County, Indiana 1860-1920 Volume II",
    Indiana Work Projects Administration, 1941; book C-15, pg 164.
  7. U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. Hinshaw family notes and photos from Jim Lieland (); excerpted from "Hinshaw and Allied Families History" by Dota Claudius Brown
  9. 1910 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T624-376, ED 141, page 8A, line #3, dwelling #202, family #206.
  10. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. 1900 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T623-399, ED 129, page 3B, line #83, dwelling #70, family #70.
  12. 1920 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T625-464, ED 159, page 6B, line #65, dwelling #175, family #176.
  13. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  14. Indiana, Select Marriages, 1780-1992; http://www.ancestry.com.
  15. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=85170739.
  16. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=85185001.
  17. 1910 census, Village of Forest, Jackson Township, Hardin County, Ohio; roll T624-1187, ED 106, page 2A, line #47, dwelling #43, family #44.
  18. Randolph County, Indiana obituary transcripts; USGenWeb Archives:
    http://www.dcoweb.org/randolph/UCobits/1944a.html#43.


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