┌── Thomas Hinshaw │ 1832-1872 ┌── Perry Thomas Hinshaw ──┤ │ 1871-1939 │ │ └── Lydia Davis │ 1838-1915 Orval Howard Hinshaw ───┤ B: 1896 │ ┌── Isaac Jewell D: 1968 │ │ └── Emma Alice Jewell ─────┤ 1868-1949 │ └── Rebecca Jane Moon M: Marguritte S. Coffin ├── William Howard Hinshaw (1921-1981) 1,2 ├── Betty Jean Hinshaw (1923-1923) 1,2 M: Ruth May Kepner ├── Orville Howard Hinshaw (1931-) 1,2 └── Richard Perry Hinshaw (1935-1989) 1,2
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Orval Howard Hinshaw1,3,4,5,6,7 [Orville Howard Hinshaw8].
Born Dec 5 1896, Eagletown, Hamilton County, Indiana.1,3,5,6,7,9,10,11,12
On Jun 5 1918 Orval Howard Hinshaw, age 21, registered for the World War I draft in Marion County, Indiana. He declared he was born Dec 5 1896 in Eagletown, Indiana, and that his then current address was 6537 Ashland Ave., Indianapolis. He declared his father was born in Emporia, Kansas, and his nearest relative was "Emma Hinshaw (mother)" of Broad Ripple, Indiana. He was recorded as medium height, medium build, brown eyes, brown hair.12
He married Marguritte S. Coffin1,13 [Margariette S. Coffin4, Margaret Coffin1, Margret Coffin11], Nov 26 19191,13, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana1,13.
Marguritte, daughter of Madison N. Coffin & Cordella "Della" Shaul, was born Feb 20 1903, Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana.2,11,14 [Madison N. Coffin was born Jan 29, 1859 in Wayne Co, Indiana, an eighth generation decendant of Tristram Coffin of Nantucket, Mass.; Cordella Shaul was born July 1872, in Indiana, a decendant of Peter Chall/Shaul, from France.]4
Orval and Margret were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 9 1920), living with her widowed mother in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana:11
Orval and Margariette were divorced on April 12, 1929, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.15 Margariette then remarried to Charles L. Robinson, c1930.4
Marguritte died Aug 28 1945, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana; buried Washington Park Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana.2,14
He then married Ruth May Kepner, Oct 4 1929, Brazil, Clay County, Indiana.1,2 Ruth, daughter of Edward William Kepner & Flora "Floy" Wiley, was born Feb 25 1910, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.1,2,5,7
Orval and Ruth were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 2 1930), 2719 Massachusetts Ave., Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana:7
Orval and family were shown in the 1959 city directory of Whittier, California:16
In 1968 Orval was living in/near La Puente, Los Angeles County, California.9
Orval Howard Hinshaw died Feb 15 1968, Whittier, Los Angeles County, California; buried Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, California.1,2,5,9
Orval's obituary was published as follows:2
Funeral services for Orval Howard Hinshaw Sr., 71, of 13653 Homeward Ave., La Puente formerly of Whittier, will be conducted Monday at 2:30 P.M. in Hillside Church, Rose Hills Memorial Park, with the Rev. Dr. Russell E. Clay officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hills.
Mr. Hinshaw, a resident of this area for 25 years, was born in Indiana, and died Thursday.
He was sexton for many years at Whittier First Methodist Church.
Mr. Hinshaw is survived by his wife, Ruth; three sons, Orville H., Jr., Brea; Richard D. Hinshaw of the home address and William H. Hinshaw, of Whittier; two brothers, Lawrence and Jack Hinshaw of Indiana; a sister, Mrs. Geneva Travelstead of Indiana; and three grandchildren.
Ruth died Sep 25 1992, La Habra, Orange County, California; buried Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, California.4,5,9
Photo: Orval Howard Hinshaw and Ruth Kepner, with granddaughter Elaine, about 1948
Photo: Margariette Coffin, c1940
Photo: Gravestone: Orval Howard Hinshaw 17
Photo: Gravestone: Ruth Kepner Hinshaw 17
Social Security information for Orval Howard Hinshaw: 304-03-6658
Social Security information for Ruth May Kepner: 303-12-0411
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