Marie Hinshaw

                                                             ┌── Elwood O. Hinshaw
                                                             │    1854-1897 
                                ┌── Walter William Hinshaw ──┤
                                │    1886-1985               │
                                │                            └── Emma Miller
                                │                                 1854-1926 
Marie Hinshaw ──────────────────┤
B: 1911                         │                            ┌── John Stuart
D: 2008                         │                            │
                                └── Lottie M. Stuart ────────┤
                                     1885-1969               │
                                                             └── Lisa Love
M: George W. "Steve" Stephenson

Marie Hinshaw     [ID 15499] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Marie Hinshaw1,2 [I. Marie Hinshaw3, Endia Hinshaw4,5].

Born Jan 12 1911, Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana.1,2,3,4,5  

She married George W. "Steve" Stephenson, Apr 15 1931.3  George was born Jun 11 1905.6  


Charles W. Stephenson; married Mary Jo --.
Robert D. Stephenson; married Sharyn --.

George died Feb 15 1969.3,6  

Marie Hinshaw died Sep 6 2008, Presbyterian Home, Oil City, Venango County, Pennsylvania; age 97.3  

Marie's obituary was published in "The Derrick" (Oil City, Pennsylvania) on Monday, September 8, 2008:3

I. Marie Stephenson, 97, went to be with the Lord at 8:40 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008, in the Presbyterian Home of Oil City.  

Born Jan. 12, 1911, in Vicennes [sic], Ind., she was a daughter of Walter and Lottie Stuart Hinshaw.  

She traveled with her parents while in the service of the Salvation Army before she married George W. "Steve" Stephenson on April 15, 1931.  He preceded her in death on Feb. 15, 1969.  

Marie will be remembered for her love of music.  She played the organ and piano for several organizations in the area, the Order of Eastern Star and the Grace United Methodist Church Sunday school.  

Mrs. Stephenson was a member of Grace United Methodist Church of Oil City for more than 50 years.  She also was a member of Grace United Methodist Church choir and the choir at Wesbury Methodist Community in Meadville, where she resided for several years.  

While living in Oil City, she enjoyed square dancing, trips with the YWCA Gallivanters and volunteering for the American Red Cross.  

Her last place of employment was at Smedley Street School in Oil City, where she was the cafeteria manager.  

Surviving are two sons, Charles W. Stephenson and his wife, Mary Jo, and Robert D. Stephenson and his wife, Sharyn, all of Oil City; her grandchildren, Jerry Stephenson, Julie Kelley, Mary Jane Verhoff, Jeff Stephenson, Suzanne Vavala, Michael Stephenson, Matthew Stephenson and Marc Stephenson; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews.  

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter (Buddy) Hinshaw and John Paul Hinshaw, and one sister, Mabel Hinshaw.  

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Morrison Funeral Home.  

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Byron K. Myers, pastor of Grace United Methodist Church, officiating.  

Interment will be in Grove Hill Cemetery.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, the Oil City Presbyterian Home or to a charity of one’s choice.

Social Security information for George W. "Steve" Stephenson: 177-07-4542


  1. 1920 census, 8th Ward, Hazelton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania; roll T625-1593, ED 80, page 3B, line #77, dwelling #58, family #72.
  2. 1930 census, Sharon, Mercer County, Pennsylvania; roll T626-2077, ED 54, page 10A, line #34, dwelling #217, family #234.
  3. Obituary of I. Marie Stephenson; "The Derrick", Sep 8 2008:
  4. Indiana Birth Records Index, 1880-1920. Provo, UT:, 2000.
  5. "Index To Birth Record Knox Country 1882-1920 Inclusive", Volume II;
    Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1940; book CH-21, page 83.
  6. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:

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