William Raymond Hinshaw

                                                 ┌── William Henry Hinshaw
                                                 │    1845-1918 
                           ┌── Fred B. Hinshaw ──┤
                           │    1867-1893        │
                           │                     └── Pleasent Jane Pressnall
                           │                          1846-1883 
William Raymond Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1887                    │                     ┌── Martin Danatal
D: <1940                   │                     │
                           └── Kate Donohoe ─────┤
                               c1867-?           │
                                                 └── Ellen Welch
M: Minnie -
   └── William Bruce Hinshaw (1925-2007) 1,2

William Raymond Hinshaw     [ID 13154] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Aug 14 1887, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.1,3,4,5,6  

William was shown in the 1910 census, Camp Stotsenburg, Luzon, Philippines:5

Hinshaw, William R, age 24, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; single; occupation: soldier, "Pvt C 14 Cav.".

He married Minnie -, about 1916.1,6  Minnie was born about 18931,6 [Apr 1 18907], Russia1,6.  

On Jun 5 1917 William Raymond Hinshaw, age 29, registered for the World War I draft in Buffalo, New York.  He declared he was born Aug. 14 1887 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and was then residing at 1106 Main St., Buffalo, New York; married; occupied as a chief inspector employed by Transmission Ball Bearing Co.  Previous military experience as a sergeant in the Cavalry, 1907-1913.  He claimed an exemption due to "sick wife (dependent)".  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.4  

William and Minnie were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 15 1920), 20 Prescott St., Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts:6

Henshaw, William R, head-of-household, age 34, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; rented home; occupation: manager, vacuum co.
Henshaw, Minnie V, wife, age 27, born in Russia; parents born in Russia; immigrated 1908, naturalized.

William and Minnie were shown in the 1925 New York state census, New York, New York:8

Henshaw, William, head-of-household, age 37, born in U.S.; occupation: manager.
Henshaw, Minnie, wife, age 30, born in Russia; U.S. resident 15 years; U.S. citizen; occupation: housewife.

William and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 8 1930), 210 West 262nd St., Bronx, New York, New York:1

Hinshaw, William, head-of-household, age 45, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; first married at age 31; rented home ($66/month rent); radio in home; occupation: salesman, electrical shop; World War I veteran
Hinshaw, Minnie, wife, age 37, born in Russia; parents born in Russia; first married at age 23; immigrated 1908, naturalized.
Hinshaw, Bruce, son, age 4 years 5 months, born in New York; father born in Indiana; mother born in Russia.

William and Minnie were shown in the 1934 city directory of Morris (Summit), New Jersey:9

Henshaw William (Minnie) florist Millburn h Morris

William Raymond Hinshaw died before Apr 18 1940.2  

Minnie and son were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 18 1940), Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan:2

Henshaw, Minnie, head-of-household, age 46, born in Michigan; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; widow; rented home ($7/month rent); occupation: cook, hotel; worked 50 weeks in 1939; $500 wages in 1939.
Henshaw, Bruce, son, age 13, born in Michigan; completed 6th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; attended school.

Minnie was shown in the 1940 city directory of Grand Rapids, Michigan:9

Henshaw Minnie (wid Wm R) kitchen wkr Cody Cafeteria Inc h63 LaGrave av SE
Minnie was shown in the 1941 city directory of Grand Rapids, Michigan:9
Henshaw Minnie (wid Wm A) salad clk Cody Cafeteria h61 LaGrave av SE
Minnie and son were shown in the 1942 city directory of Grand Rapids, Michigan:9
Henshaw Bruce lab r61 LaGrave av SE
Henshaw Minnie (wid Wm A) food server Cody Cafeteria h61 LaGrave av SE

In 1967 Minnie was still living in Grand Rapids, Michigan.7  

Minnie died Mar 22 1967, buried Plot D 42A 4, Woodlawn Cemetery, 2530 Kalamazoo Avenue S.E., Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.7,10  

Social Security information for Minnie -: 385-09-4967


Sources

  1. 1930 census, New York, Bronx County, New York; roll T626-1490, ED 711, page 10B, line #60, dwelling #97, family #155.
  2. 1940 census, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan; roll T627-1900, ED 86-99A, page 3A, line #30, household #121.
  3. "Index to Birth Records Marion County 1882-1920 Inclusive", Volume II;
    Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1939; book H-3, page 35.
  4. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1910 census, Camp Stotsenburg, Luzon, Philippines; roll T624-1784, ED 143, page 5A, line #19.
  6. 1920 census, 8th Ward, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts; roll T625-707, ED 81, page 12A, line #9, dwelling #144, family #342.
  7. "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
  8. 1925 New York state census, New York, New York; Assembly District 23, page 51, line #31, house #730.
  9. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=118669821.


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