Max Eugene Hinshaw

                                                  ┌── Franklin Parker Hinshaw
                                                  │    1857-1941 
                       ┌── Thomas Henry Hinshaw ──┤
                       │    1883-1950             │
                       │                          └── Nettie Anna Henley
                       │                               1863-1928 
Max Eugene Hinshaw ────┤
B: 1922                │                          ┌── John Ortwein
D: 1998                │                          │
                       └── Ida Mae Ortwein ───────┤
                            1883-1948             │
                                                  └── Elizabeth Biddle
M: Betty Anne Millikan

M: Edith Mozella Wire
   ├── Deanna Jean Hinshaw (1940-) 1,2
   ├── William Wayne Hinshaw (1941-) 1,2
   ├── Dorrell Parker Hinshaw (1949-) 1,2
   ├── Gregory Thomas Hinshaw (1952-2016) 1,2
   ├── Jennifer Dawn Hinshaw (1954-) 1,2
   └── Lori Lynn Hinshaw (1964-) 1,2

Max Eugene Hinshaw     [ID 01579] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Sep 2 1922, Carmel, Hamilton County, Indiana.1,3,4  

He married Betty Anne Millikan, Jun 2 1942.1,5,6  Betty, daughter of Donald Robert Millikan & Denzil Pauline Overbey, was born Apr 12 1924.5,6  

On Nov 2 1942 Max E. Hinshaw, born 1922, enlisted as a private in the U.S. military (branch unspecified).  He declared he had 1 year of college education, was married, occupation: shoe repairman.  He was recorded as 65" tall, 140 lbs.7  

One day Max and Betty Anne were driving a car and pulling a wagon; the wagon overturned onto a Mary Jean Hopkins, resulting in her death.5  

Max and Betty were divorced.1  Betty remarried May 4 1946 to Donald Swails, Jr. and had 5 more children.5  

He then married Edith Mozella Wire, Jul 3 1947, Zionsville, Boone County, Indiana.1  Edith, daughter of Moses Melvin Wire & Anna Blanche Day, was born Aug 17 1922, North Vernon, Indiana.1,3  

Edith had been previously married to a -- Teter.1  

In 1972 Max was living in Westfield, Hamilton County, Indiana.1  

Edith died Sep - 1981.3  

In 1998 Max was living in/near Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.3  

Max Eugene Hinshaw died Aug 11 1998.3  

Social Security information for Max Eugene Hinshaw: 392-16-4041

Social Security information for Edith Mozella Wire: 313-18-9853


  1. "Genealogy of Hinshaw/Henshaw" by DoraLee Harvey Hatley (see Mary Jane Hinshaw), in the LDS Family History Library, microfilm #0982181, item 4.
  2. Gregory Thomas Hinshaw obituary.
  3. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  4. 1930 census, Clay Township, Hamilton County, Indiana; roll T626-590, ED 5, page 4B, line #73, dwelling #117, family #117.
  5. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by Bartley Millikan ().
  6. Contribution from Gene & June (Millikan) Cordell ().
  7. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946;

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