Ann Hinshaw

                                        ┌── Thomas Hinshawc1680-?    
                   ┌── Jacob Hinshaw ───┤
                   │    1710-1796       │
                   │                    └── Mary Marshallc1685-?    
Ann Hinshaw ───────┤
B: 1739            │                    ┌── Joseph Mackey
D: 1815            │                    │
                   └── Rebecca Mackey ──┤
                       c1716-1796       │
                                        └── Ann Sweethen
M: George McMillan

Ann Hinshaw     [ID 00164] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born 3-18-1739, County Armagh, Ireland.1,2,3  

She married George McMillan, 10-5-1758, Warrington, York County, Pennsylvania.2,3,4,5  George, son of Thomas McMillan & Deborah Marsh, was born Apr 2 1732, Ballinacree, County Antrim, Ireland.6,7,8,9  

Their marriage certificate states:

"George McMillan of Warrington in the County of York and Province of Pencilvania Son of Thomas McMillan Deceased and Ann Hinshaw of Manahon in the County and Province aforesd Daughter of Jacob Hinshaw" were married 10 Mo. 5, 1758 in a Friend's Meeting at Warrington Meeting House, York County, Pennsylvania.
The certificate was signed by (among others) Jacob Hinshaw, Ann's father, and Thomas Hinshaw (either her grandfather Thomas or her brother Thomas).  Although the marriage is recorded in the Warrington Marriage Book (pg 29), the original marriage certificate is in the possession of a descendant, Mrs. Emma Wickersham Pyle, 720 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena, CA.2  

After her marriage she remaind in Warrington, York (now Adams) County, although her parents (Jacob & Rebecca) moved to Cane Creek, N.C.2  


Rebecca McMillan, born Jul 7 1759, York County, Pennsylvania; died Dec 19 1814, York County, Pennsylvania; married Oct 1779, Joseph Garretson [uncle of Rebecca Garretson below] (children: Ann, John, George, Joseph, Rebecca, Jane, Sarah and Elijah Garretson). 11
George McMillan, born 1763; died May 24 1846; married Rebecca Cutler. 9
Ann McMillan, born 8-21-1766; died 2-23-1850; married Willing Griest (c1773-1833). 9
Deborah McMillan, born 1768; married 1) William Griffith, 2) Feb 13 1806, John Vale. 12
Mary McMillan, born 1771; died 1827; married William Vale.
Thomas McMillan, born 1773; died 1843; married Jane Taylor.
Jacob McMillan, born 6-8-1777; died Jan 1833; married Ruth Griffith (child: Ruth McMillian, married Jesse Cook; two of their daughters met Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg Nov 19 1863). 9,13,14
Jane McMillan, born 1780; died 1782.
Joseph McMillan, born Oct 10 1782, York County, Pennsylvania; died Mar 26 1826; married May 24 1809, Rebecca Garretson [niece of Joseph Garreston above]. 9,11

George died Jul 11 1795, Warrington, York County, Pennsylvania; buried Warrington, York County, Pennsylvania.6,7,9  

In his will (probated Aug 7, 1795) George says:2

"I give and Bequeath unto my beloved Wife Ann McMillan two Beds & bedding her choice and a case of drawers and as much of my household and Kitchen goods and furniture as She Shall Choose, ten bushels of wheat and £20 yearly, the Western end of my Dwelling house including a room and Kitchen for her use during her Natural life, and also a pipe Stove for Said room and also a Sufficient quantity firewood drawed to her door & made ready for immediate use by my said Sons Jacob and Joseph... it is my Will that the Stove in the mill at Beaver Creek be brought to my present Dwelling house and put in place of the one given to my Said Wife".
The will was witnessed by William Hinshaw, presumably Ann's brother William.2  

Ann Hinshaw died Jan 29 1815, Adams County (formerly York County), Pennsylvania; buried Jan 1815, Warrington MM, York County, Pennsylvania.2,3,6,15  


  1. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Ireland.
  2. Myers, Albert Cook. "Immigration of Irish Quakers into Pennsylvania", Swarthmore, PA: 1902; GR929.3748 M99 in a local library.
  3. A manuscript titled "The Hinshaw Family" by Thomas D. Hamm - submitted by Fontella Hinshaw.
  4. The "Daily Pantagraph", Sept 1 1908.
  5. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Pennsylvania.
  6. "Hinshaw Family Genealogical Notes", apparently prepared for William Wade Hinshaw by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1571899, Items 7-8
  7. GEDCOM file F1701.GED.
  8. Contribution from citing:
    "Thomas and Deborah Marsh McMillan 1706-1977".
  10. Family lineage contributed by Edwin Everett Hinshaw
  11. Posting Jun 11 2006 by Dee Bardes () to the Garretson message board:
  12. Posting Jan 22 2000 by Barclay Richards () to QUAKER-ROOTS.
  13. Posting Aug 15 2003 by Bob Cooke () to PA-YORK-GEN-L.
  15. Contribution from David Herzog ().

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