Walter E. Hinshaw

                                                ┌── Hugh Baker Hinshaw
                                                │    1834-1914 
                     ┌── Arthur Grant Hinshaw ──┤
                     │    1873-?                │
                     │                          └── Theressa Flomerfelt
                     │                               1833-1914 
Walter E. Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1911              │
D: 1973              │
                     └── Rose Price
Walter E. Hinshaw     [ID 15435] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jan 17 19111,2 [about 19103], California1,2.  

Walter was shown in the 1930 Census of Merchant Seamen (Apr 1 1930), S.S. "Frank H. Buck" (Associated Oil Company), Port of San Francisco:

Hinshaw, Walter E., age 20, born in California; single; occupation: watertender; parents' address: 517 Keokuk St., Petaluma, California. 3

In 1926 Walter was living in Petaluma, California.4  

On May 8 1943 Walter departed from the Port of New York as a crewmember of the S.S. "Alcoa Polaris", Alcoa Steamship Co., Inc. (docked at Pier K, Weehawken, New Jersey):5

Walter E. Hinshaw, age 32, born in U.S.A.
On Oct 27 1943 Walter arrived at the Port of New York as a crewmember of the S.S. "Alcoa Polaris" (Alcoa Steamship Co., Inc.), arriving from Buenos Aires, Argentina:5
Hinshaw, Walter E., Chief Engr., age 32, U.S. citizen; 15 years service at sea; height: 6'0", weight: 145 lbs.

On Jul 25 1956 Walter arrived at the Port of New York on the S.S. "America", which departed Jul 18 1956 from Southampton, England:5

Hinshaw, Walter E., born in California; c/o Alcoa Steamship Co., 17 Battery Place, N.Y., N.Y.
Hinshaw, Margaret R., born in Oregon; "SAME AS ABOVE".

Walter E. Hinshaw died Oct - 1973.2  

Social Security information for Walter E. Hinshaw: 553-20-2274


  1. 1920 census, Petaluma, Sonoma County, California; roll T625-151, ED 147, page 10A, line #46, dwelling #252, family #265.
  2. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  3. 1930 Census of Merchant Seamen, San Francisco, California; roll 1932-1, ED 38-1, page 30A, line #12.
  4. Marriage announcement for Leroy F. Hinshaw.
  5. New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957;

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