James Finis Henshaw

                                           ┌── George Anderson Hinshaw
                                           │    1863-1935 
                       ┌── Finis Henshaw ──┤
                       │    1898-1957      │
                       │                   └── Sarah Susan May
                       │                        1866-1903 
James Finis Henshaw ───┤
B: 1924                │
D: 2013                │
                       └── Audie Morse
M: Betty Jean Quick
   ├── Tamra Henshaw  1
   ├── Pam Henshaw  1
   ├── Jim Henshaw  1
   └── Kerrye Henshaw  1

James Finis Henshaw     [ID 18986] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Feb 22 1924, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois.2,3,4,5  

He married Betty Jean Quick, Feb 15 1942, Charleston, Mississippi County, Missouri.4,5,6  Betty, daughter of Walter Quick & Carrie Wilburn, was born Nov 8 1924, Harrisburg, Saline County, Illinois.5,7  

In 2008 James was living in Herrin, Illinois.8  

Betty died Dec 15 1989, Goreville, Johnson County, Illinois; buried Busby Cemetery, Goreville, Johnson County, Illinois.5,7  

James Finis Henshaw died Apr 13 2013, age 89.4,5  

James' obituary was published in "The Daily Register" (Harrisburg, Illinois) on Monday, April 15, 2013:4

James F. Henshaw, 89, born Feb. 22, 1924, in Carrier Mills to Finis "Red" and Audie Henshaw went to be with Jesus at 9:40 p.m. April 13, 2013.  

Mr. Henshaw served his country faithfully in World War II where he was injured in Germany.  He was later able to return home where he ran Scenic View in Buncombe for a number of years.  He retired from J+R Heating and Air.  He was a member of the V.F.W. in Vienna and the American Legion in Carrier Mills.  

He is survived by his companion of 23 years, Lucille Woodford of Energy; two daughters and son-in-laws, Tamra and David Moore of Marco Island, Fla., Pam and John Pearson of Harrisburg; son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Renee Henshaw of Carbondale; and daughter, Kerrye Annable of Fiat; three grandchildren, Jeneane and Bill Bloodworth of Marion, Callie and Michael Thompson of Fort Myers, Fla., and Samuel Annable of Peoria.  

He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Henshaw; three brothers, Charlie Henshaw, Harry Henshaw, A.J. Henshaw; and sister, Sarah Tanner.  

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with Pastor Kevin McNeely officiating.  Interment will be in Busby Cemetery in Goreville.  Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.  Memorial Donations made be made to the American Legion Post 364, 17 West Clark Street, Carrier Mills, IL 62917.

(photo)Photo: James Finis Henshaw 4

(photo)Photo: James Finis Henshaw & Betty Jean Quick marriage license Mississippi County, Missouri 6

Social Security information for Betty Jean Quick: 360-16-8753


  1. Obituary of James F. Henshaw.
  2. 1930 census, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; roll T626-554, ED 2, page 14A, line #28, dwelling #353, family #359.
  3. 1940 census, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; roll T627-883, ED 83-3, page 28A, line #22, household #642.
  4. Obituary of James F. Henshaw; "Daily Register", Apr 15 2013:
  5. http://www.findagrave.com.
  6. Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. "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
  8. Obituary of Anderson "A.J." Henshaw.

If you have additional information on this person, please share!

If you would like to be automatically notified by email whenever an update is made affecting this page then enter your email address and click the "Enter" button below:

Your Email Address:
Notify me whenever this page is updated
Do not notify me if this page is updated
Show me my current registered notification requests

How is this person related to other ancestors? To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor, and then click the "Enter" button below:

ID Number:

If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...

HFA Home Page Return to HFA Home Page

Copyright © 1997-2019, The Hinshaw Family Association. All rights reserved.
Permission is granted for all free personal, private and non-commercial uses.
Commercial use of any portion contained herein is expressly prohibited.

Privacy Policies

This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.

[This page was computer generated]

Spambot Bait!