┌── Hiram S. Henshaw │ 1846-? │ │ Hiram Smith Henshaw ───┤ B: 1887 │ D: 1957 │ └── Sarah Ann Jones 1851-? M: Hannah Schneider ├── Verna Henshaw (c1912-) 1,2,3,4 └── Eileen Henshaw (c1916-) 1,2,3,4
|Hiram Smith Henshaw [ID 12644]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Feb 27 1887, McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma.1,2,5,6,7 (Feb 28 1887).8 (Mar - 1886).9
He married Hannah Schneider, about 1910.1,2,10 Hannah, daughter of George/John Schneider & Louise Weiseman, was born Oct 1 1890, Staunton, Illinois.10,11 (c1889).1,2,6
On Jun 5 1917 Hiram Smith Henshaw, age 30, registered for the World War I draft in Franklin County, Illinois. He declared he was born Feb 27 1887 in McAllister [sic], Oklahoma, and was then residing in Sesser, [Franklin County,] Illinois, with a dependent wife and two children, employed as a coal miner at Sesser Coal Co. He was recorded as tall, medium build, light brown eyes, light brown hair.5
Hiram and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 13 1920), Glen Carbon, Edwardsville Township, Madison County, Illinois:1
Hiram and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 8 1930), 410 North Center Street, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois:2
Hiram and Hannah were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 8 1940), 107 S. Guernsey St., Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois:6
On Apr 27 1942 Hiram Smith Henshaw, age 55, registered for the World War II draft in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. He declared he was born Feb 27 1887 in McAlister [sic], Oklahoma, and was then residing at 107 S. Guernsey, Collinsville, Illinois, employed by Collinsville Coal Corp. He declared his relative/contact was Anna Henshaw of the same address. He was recorded as 5'8" tall, 150 lbs., blue eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion.7
In 1949 Hiram and Hannah were living in Los Angeles, California.12
Hiram and Hannah were shown in the 1952 city directory of Alhambra, California:13
In 1957 Hiram was living at 109 South Guernsey, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.8
Hiram Smith Henshaw died Jul 2 1957, St. Luke's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri; age 70.8
Hiram's obituary was published in the "Edwardsville Intelligencer" (Edwardsville, Illinois) on Wednesday, July 3, 19578 (see scan below).
Hannah died Apr 19 1962, Maplewood, St. Louis County, Missouri; buried Sunset Hill Cemetery.11
Hannah's obituary was published in the "Edwardsville Intelligencer" (Edwardsville, Illinois) on Thursday, April 19, 196211 (see scan below).
Photo: Hiram Smith Henshaw obituary "Edwardsville Intelligencer", Jul 3 1957 8
Photo: Hannah Schneider Henshaw obituary "Edwardsville Intelligencer", Apr 19 1962 11
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