Otha Ellsworth Hansher

                                                       ┌── John Hanshaw
                                                       │    1823-?    
                          ┌── Robert William Hansher ──┤
                          │   c1857-?                  │
                          │                            └── Priscilla -
                          │                                 1816-1904 
Otha Ellsworth Hansher ───┤
B: 1876                   │                            ┌── Andrew J. Mangold
D: 1968                   │                            │
                          └── Lucinda Mongold ─────────┤
                               1857-?                  │
                                                       └── Ann Frances Meacham
M: Cora -

Otha Ellsworth Hansher     [ID 12417] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Mar 14 1876, Jameson, Daviess County, Missouri.1,2,3,4  (Mar - 1879, Missouri).5,6  (Mar 14 1890).7,8  

On Jun 5 1917 Otha Ellsworth Hansher, age 27, registered for the World War I draft in Kossuth County, Iowa.  He declared he was born March 14 1890 in Jameson, Missouri, and was then residing in Titonka, [Kossuth County,] Iowa where he was single, without dependents, and a self-employed farmer.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.7  

Otha was shown in the 1920 census (Jan 26 1920), working as a farm laborer in Portland Township, Kossuth County, Iowa:8

Henge, August, head-of-household, age 42, born in Hanover, Germany; owned home; single; immigrated 1904; occupation: farmer, general farm.
Hansher, Otha E., lodger, age 29, born in Missouri; parents born in Ohio; single; occupation: laborer, farm.

He married Cora -, Nov 12 1924.9  (c1926).4  Cora was born about 1872, Maine.4  Cora had apparently been previously married.4  

Otha and Cora were shown in the 1930 census, Baldwin Township, Sherburne County, Minnesota:4

Hanshear, Otha, head-of-household, age 54, born in United States; parents born in United States; first married at age 50; occupation: laborer, farm; not a war veteran.
Hanshear, Cora, wife, age 58, born in Maine; parents born in United States; first married at age 16.
Franklin, Ellen, granddaughter, age 12, born in Minnesota; father born in Alexandrea Minnesota, mother born in Minnesota; attended school.

Cora died Dec 30 1953, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota.10  

In 1968 Otha was living in/near Zimmerman, Sherburne County, Minnesota.3  

Otha Ellsworth Hansher died Nov 8 1968, Minnesota.2,3  

Social Security information for Otha Ellsworth Hansher: 476-07-5592


  1. Faye Davis database: http://www.gencircles.com/users/faydav/1/data/6.
  2. Contribution from Faye Davis () citing: death certificate.
  3. "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
  4. 1930 census, Baldwin Township, Sherburne County, Minnesota; roll T626-1129, ED 1, page 2B, line #92, family #53.
  5. 1880 census, Salem Township, Daviess County, Missouri; roll T9-0684, ED 244, page 149D, line #19, dwelling #164, family #170.
  6. 1900 census, Grand River Township, Daviess County, Missouri; roll T623-852, ED 46, page 2B, line #62, dwelling #34, family #35.
  7. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. 1920 census, Portland Township, Kossuth County, Iowa; roll T625-498, ED 183, page 6A, line #7, dwelling #99, family #99.
  9. Contribution from Faye Davis () citing: obituary of Otha Ellsworth Hansher.
  10. Contribution from Faye Davis ().

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