William Everett Hanshaw

                                                       ┌── James M. Hanshaw
                                                       │    1844-?    
                           ┌── Harvey Curtis Hanshaw ──┤
                           │    1873-1950              │
                           │                           └── Mary Ann Jones
                           │                               c1844-1894 
William Everett Hanshaw ───┤
B: 1895                    │                           ┌── John Jackson Facemire
D: 1967                    │                           │
                           └── Virgie Lee Facemires ───┤
                                1878-1964              │
                                                       └── Mary Jane Robinson
M: Bessie Pearl Reece
   ├── Fred Lee "Freddie" Hanshaw (1915-1989) 1,2

M: Elsie Ann Brenner
   ├── Ernest Junior Hanshaw (1922-1990) 2,3
   └── Harvey Clifford Hanshaw (1924-) 2,3,4

M: Betty Jane Wittington
   ├── Rodger Hanshaw (?-1988) 2

William Everett Hanshaw     [ID 17196] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

William Everett Hanshaw5,6,7,8,9 [Everett Handshaw10].

Born Dec 20 1895, Blue Creek, Clay County, West Virginia.5,6,7,8,9,10,11  (Nicholas County, West Virginia).12,13,14  

He married Bessie Pearl Reece, Sep 3 1914, Clathier, Boone County, West Virginia.1,12,13  Bessie, daughter of Charles L. Reece & Lovinia Prances Spencer, was born 1897, Boone County, West Virginia.2,3,12,13,15  (Fayette County, West Virginia).16  

William and Bessie divorced.14  Bessie remarried to Walter Zearl/Jarrel Field/Fields,15,17 Jul 30 1918, Fayetteville, Raleigh County, West Virginia.16  

William was shown in the 1920 census (Jan 8 1920), U.S. Army 12th Infantry, Camp Meade, Anne Arundel County, Maryland:6

Hanshaw, William E., age 25, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; single; occupation: private, coal miner.

He then married Elsie Ann Brenner, Feb 4 1921, Laurel City, Kanawha County, West Virginia.2,3,4,14  Elsie was born Feb 12 1894, New York.18  

In their marriage record William was shown as age 25, born in Nicholas County, West Virginia, divorced; Elsie as age 24, born in New York, widow.14  

William was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 10 1930), Federal Industrial Institution, Federal Road Camp, Talcott District, Summers County, West Virginia:7

Hanshaw, William, prisoner, age 35, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; married, first married at age 21; occupation: laborer; World War I veteran.
William's three sons were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 3 1930) living in the household of William's parents.19  

William and Elsie divorced.11  Elsie died Apr - 1975, New York, New York.18  

On Apr 27 1942 William Everett Hanshaw, age 46, registered for the World War II draft in Logan County, West Virginia.  He declared he was born Dec 20 1895 in Clay County, West Virginia, and was then residing in Lavalette, Wayne County, West Virginia where he was a farmer.  He declared his relative/contact was H.C. Hanshaw of Eleanor, West Virginia.  He was recorded as 5'9" tall, 160 lbs., blue eyes, gray hair, ruddy complexion.8  

He then married Betty Jane Wittington11 [Betty Jane Eplin2], Sep 7 196211.  Betty, daughter of James + Florence Eplin, was born May 7 1926, Kanawha County, West Virginia.11,18,20  Betty had been previously married11 to James Robert Whittington (1952, Kanawha County, West Virginia),21 and divorced.11  

William Everett Hanshaw died Jun 20 1967, Wayne County, West Virginia; age 71.22  

Betty died Dec 27 2010.18,20

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw delayed birth certificate Clay County, West Virginia 5

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw & Bessie Pearl Reece marriage certificate Boone County, West Virginia 12

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw & Bessie Pearl Reece marriage record Boone County, West Virginia 13

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw & Elsie Ann Brenner marriage record 14

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw & Betty Jane Wittington marriage record 11

(photo)Photo: William Everett Hanshaw death record Wayne County, West Virginia 22

Social Security information for Elsie Ann Brenner: 110-20-5527


Sources

  1. Fred L. "Freddie" Hanshaw marriage record.
  2. Contribution from Richard Wayne Hanshaw.
  3. Ancestry Family Tree data "JamesMarshalHanshaw6" posted by Richard Wayne Hanshaw.
  4. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by Richard Wayne Hanshaw.
  5. William Everett Hanshaw delayed birth certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=3405104&Type=Birth.
  6. 1920 census, Camp Meade, Anne Arundel County, Maryland; roll T625-653, ED 17, page 12B, line #70.
  7. 1930 census, Talcott District, Summers County, West Virginia; roll T626-2555, ED 18, page 6A, line #28.
  8. U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. 1900 census, Union District, Clay County, West Virginia; roll T623-1757, ED 10, page 11A, line #34, dwelling #179, family #179.
  10. 1910 census, Jefferson District, Nicholas County, West Virginia; roll T624-1691, ED 111, page 117B, line #62, dwelling #286, family #286.
  11. William Everett Hanshaw & Betty Jane Wittington marriage record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12654382&Type=Marriage.
  12. William Everett Hanshaw & Bessie Pearl Reece marriage certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11659509&Type=Marriage.
  13. William Everett Hanshaw & Bessie Pearl Reece marriage record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11645909&Type=Marriage.
  14. William Everett Hanshaw & Elsie Ann Brenner marriage record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12591794&Type=Marriage.
  15. 1920 census, Fayetteville, Fayette County, West Virginia; roll T625-1947, ED 23, page 7A, line #49, dwelling #176, family #176.
  16. Walter Zearl Field & Bessie Pearl Reece marriage certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=11495895&Type=Marriage.
  17. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969; http://www.ancestry.com.
  18. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  19. 1930 census, Putney, Malden District, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T626-2539, ED 74, page 3A, line #17, dwelling #47, family #47.
  20. Obituary of Betty Jane Hanshaw; "Charleston Gazette", Dec 28 2010;
    United States Obituary Collection; http://www.ancestry.com.
  21. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971; http://www.ancestry.com.
  22. William Everett Hanshaw death record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=4221851&Type=Death.


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