Minnie Blanche Hinshaw

                                                        ┌── James E. Hinshaw
                                                        │    1803-1889 
                          ┌── William Bohan Hinshaw ────┤
                          │    1846-1916                │
                          │                             └── Martha Julian
                          │                                  1809-1881 
Minnie Blanche Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1881                   │                             ┌── Alson Jones Kearns
D: 1954                   │                             │
                          └── Cornelia Frances Kearns ──┤
                               1852-1890                │
                                                        └── Eliza Ann Ingram
   [-]
   └── Roscoe Eugene Hinshaw (1898-) 1,2

M: James F. Leazer

Minnie Blanche Hinshaw     [ID 01955] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Minnie Blanche Hinshaw3,4,5,6 [Minnie Blanch Hinshaw7, Blanche Hinshaw8, Blanch Hinshaw1].

Born Mar 27 18813,4,5,6,7,8,9 [Jan - 18811], Asheboro, Randolph County, North Carolina3,4,5,6,7,8,9.  

Blanch and son Roscoe were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 13-14 1900), living in the boarding house of a Tempie Law in Randleman, Randolph County, North Carolina:1

Hinshaw, Blanch, boarder, age 19, born Jan 1881 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; single; 1 child, 1 living; occupation: cotton mill - weaver.
Hinshaw, Roscoe, boarder, age 1, born Nov 1898 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

She married James F. Leazer5,10 [James Lezer4], Jun 17 19085,10 [Jun 14 190810], Danville, Virginia5,10.  [Jun 14 1908 is probably the marriage licence date].11  James, son of Joseph Leazer & Sarah Harris6,9,12,13,14, was born Jan 2 18756,9,12,13,14 [about 187810,15], Iredell County, North Carolina6,9,12,13,14.  

Children:5,13,16,17,18

Ora Lee/Lea Leazer, born May 1 1909, Guilford County, North Carolina; died May 12 1999, Archdale, North Carolina; married 1) -- Sheffield, c1929 (daughter: Bettie C. Sheffield, born 1929); 2) -- Perkins. 14,15,19,20
Herman Wesley Leazer, born Mar 18 1911, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina; enlisted U.S. Army, Jun 8 1942, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; died Nov 3 1996, Kernersville, North Carolina; married Sydne Gladys --. 14,19,20,21,22,23
Albert Augustus Leazer, born Dec 31 1913, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina; enlisted U.S. Army Air Corps, Oct 30 1942, Camp Croft, South Carolina; died Oct 21 1998, Harris County, Texas; married Jennie -- (daughter: Deborah Ann Leazer, born May 1 1952). 19,20,21,22,23,24,25
Cornelia Frances Leazer, born Sep 25 1916, Virginia; died Nov 26 [25] 1921, High Point, North Carolina, age 5y 2m 1d; buried Nov 28 1921, Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery. 6,7,9
Archie Lewis Leazer, born Jul 13 1919, Richmond, Virginia; enlisted U.S. Army, Oct 17 1941, Fort Bragg, North Carolina; died Jul 11 1944, Florida (drowned after parachuting from a plane during a WWII training mission); buried Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery. 7,9,22,23
(unnamed daughter) Leazer, born and died Aug 8 1921, North Carolina; buried Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery. 9
Alma Doris [Doris A.] Leazer, born Jul 7 1922, North Carolina.
(unnamed stillborn daughter) Leazer, born and died Oct 19 [18] 1924, High Point, North Carolina. 6,9

Blanche and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 21-22 1910), living in a boarding house at 413 Tomlinson Street, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina:15

Leazer, James, boarder, age 32, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 2 years; cannot read or write; occupation: laborer, furniture factory.
Leazer, Blanche, boarder, age 27, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 2 years; 1 child, 1 living.
Leazer, Ora Lee, boarder, age 10 months, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Blanche and James were shown in the 1913 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21

Leazer Jas (Blanche), woodwkr, h Stanton nr Ward
James was shown in the 1915 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer James, carp h 712 Hanner's al
James was shown in the 1916 city directory of Richmond, Virginia:21
Hinshaw Roscoe, woodwkr h 2612-E W Cary
Leazer James, frame wkr h 2612-E W Cary
James was shown in the 1917 city directory of Richmond, Virginia:21
Hinshaw E Roscoe, mchst h 1909 W Cary
Leazer James, woodwkr h 1909 W Cary
James was shown in the 1918 city directory of Richmond, Virginia:21
Leazer James, carp h 1909 W Cary

On Sep 12 1918 James Leazer, age 43, registered for the World War I draft in Richmond, Virginia.  He declared he was born January 2 1875, and was then residing at 1909 W. Taylor, Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, a carpenter employed by the Foundation Co. of Seven Pines, Henrico County, Virginia.  He declared his nearest relative was his wife, Mrs. James Leazer of the same address.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.12  

James was shown in the 1919 city directory of Richmond, Virginia:21

Leazer James, carp h 1909 Taylor

Blanche and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 9 1920), 1909 Taylor Street, Richmond, Virginia:17

Leazer, James, head-of-household, age 46, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; cannot read or write; rented home; occupation: c[..unclear..], shop.
Leazer, Blanche, wife, age 39, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Leazer, Herman, son, age 8, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Leazer, Albert, son, age 6, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Leazer, Cornelia, daughter, age 3 years 3 months, born in Virginia; parents born in North Carolina.
Leazer, Archie, son, age 6 months, born in Virginia; parents born in North Carolina.

Blanche and James were shown in the 1921 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21

Leazer Jas (Blanche), carp, h 215 w Davis
Blanche and family were shown in the 1927 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21
Leazer Herman, student, h 313 w Davis
Leazer Jas (Blanche), carp, h 313 w Davis
Leazer Ora Miss, clk, h 313 w Davis
Blanche and family were shown in the 1928 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21
Leazer Herman W, furn wkr, h 311 w Davis, C'dale
Leazer Jas (Blanche), carp, h 311 w Davis, C'dale
Leazer Ora L Miss, weaver Stehli Silks Corp, h 311 w Davis, C'dale
Blanche and family were shown in the 1929 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21
Leazer Herman W, emp Diamond Hos Mills, h 311 Davis, C'dale
Leazer Jas (Blanche), carp, h 311 Davis, C'dale

Blanche and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 3 1930), 311 Davis Street, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina:13

Leazer, James, head-of-household, age 55, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 34; rented home ($20 rent); no radio in home; occupation: carpenter, house; not a war veteran.
Leazer, Blanche M., wife, age 49, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 28.
Leazer, Herman W., son, age 19, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: laborer, at theater.
Leazer, Albert A., son, age 16, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: helper, silk mill.
Leazer, Archie L., son, age 10, born in Virginia; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Leazer, Doria A., daughter, age 7, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Sheffield, Ora Lee, daughter, age 20, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married, first married at age 19.
Sheffield, Bettie C., daughter, age 9 months, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Blanche and family were shown in the 1930 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21

Leazer Albert A, emp Hillcrest Silk Mills, h 311 Davis, C'dale
Leazer Herman W, doorman Paramount Theatre, h 311 w Davis, C'dale
Leazer Jas (Blanche), carp, h 311 Davis, C'dale
Blanche and family were shown in the 1933 city directory of High Point, North Carolina:21
Leazer Albert A smasher Hillcrest Mill r805 Mangum av
Leazer Jas (Minnie B) carp h805 Mangum av

James died Aug 15 1938, at his home, 910 Cherry St., Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina; age 63y 7m 13d.6,8,9,14  

Blanche and family were shown in the 1939 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21

Leazer Albert A slsmn Advance Stores Co r910 Cherry
Leazer Archie L agt Continental Life Ins Co Inc r910 Cherry
Leazer Blanche M (wid Jas; 1) h910 Cherry

Blanche and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 25 1940), 801 Elam, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina:18

Leazer, Blanche, head-of-household, age 59, born in North Carolina; completed 6th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; widow; rented home ($35/month rent).
Leazer, Albert, son, age 26, born in North Carolina; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; single; occupation: soda jerker, drug store; worked 52 weeks in 1939; $780 wages in 1939.
Leazer, Archie, son, age 20, born in North Carolina; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; single; occupation: stock helper, auto supply co.; worked 50 weeks in 1939; $600 wages in 1939.
Leazer, Doria, daughter, age 17, born in North Carolina; completed 3 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; single; attended school.
[.. plus one lodger ..].

Blanche and family were shown in the 1940 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21

Leazer Albert A r812 Bellevue
Leazer Archie L clk Western Auto Supply Co r812 Bellevue
Leazer Blanche M (wid Jas; 1) h812 Bellevue
Blanche and family were shown in the 1941 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazor Albert A clk Walgreen's r928 Lexington av
Leazor Archie L stockmn Western Auto Supply Co r928 Lexington av
Leazor Blanche M (wid Jas) h928 Lexington
Leazor Doris A r928 Lexington av
Leazor Herman W carp r928 Lexington av
Blanche and family were shown in the 1942 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer A Doris textile tester Burltn Mills Corp r503 N Greene
Leazer Albert A clk r503 N Greene
Leazer Gladys Mrs sten Am Agrl Chemical Co r503 N Greene
Leazer Herman W (Sidney G) carp r503 N Greene
Leazer M Blanche (wid Jas) h503 N Greene
Blanche and family were shown in the 1945 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Albert A USA r1001 W Wendover
Leazer Alma D dep collr US Collr Int Rev r1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Blanche Mrs h1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Herman W (Gladys S) USA h1015 N Elm apt B2
Leazer Gladys S Mrs clk Am Agrl Chem Co h1015 N Elm apt B2
Leazer W H USA h1015 N Elm apt B2
Blanche and family were shown in the 1946 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Albert C (Jennie C) slsmn Western Auto Sup r415 S McAdoo av
Leazer Herman W (Gladys S) clk ORD h1013 N Elm apt B2
Leazer Jennie L clk ORD r415 S McAdoo av
Leazer Minnie B Mrs h1001 W Wendover av
Blanche and family were shown in the 1949 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Blanche (wid Jas) h1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Herman W (Gladys) slsmn Mtr Supply h1013 N Elm apt A-2
Blanche and family were shown in the 1950 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Herman W (S Gladys) slsmn h1013 N Elm apt A2
Leazer Minnie H (wid Jas) h1001 W Wendover
Leazer S Gladys Mrs ofc sec Plakson Div-Libby Owens-Ford Glass h1013 Elm apt A2
Blanche and family were shown in the 1951 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Herman W (wid Sidney K) shop wkr Gate City Auto Parts r1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Minnie H (wid Jas) h1001 W Wendover av
Leazer S Gladys sec Roy M Booth and notary r1001 W Wendover av
Blanche and family were shown in the 1953 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Gladys K Mrs ofc sec Guilford Natl Bank r1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Herman W slsmn Atlantic Insulation r1001 W Wendover av
Leazer Minnie H (wid Jas) h1001 W Wendover av
Blanche and family were shown in the 1954 city directory of Greensboro, North Carolina:21
Leazer Gladys K notary 301 S Elm and ofc sec Guilford Natl Bank r Longdale dr ext
Leazer Herman W slswn Gate City Auto Parts r Longdale dr ext
Leazer Minnie H (wid Jas) h1001 W Wendover av

Minnie Blanche Hinshaw died Oct 2 1954, at her home, 1001 W. Wendover Ave., Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina; age 73y 6m 6d.5,6,9

(photo)Photo: Minnie Blanche Hinshaw death certificate Guilford County, North Carolina 6

(photo)Photo: James Leazer death certificate Guilford County, North Carolina 6

(photo)Photo: Minnie Blanche Hinshaw & James F. Leazer family gravestone Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery 9

(photo)Photo: Minnie Blanche Hinshaw gravestone Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery 9

(photo)Photo: James F. Leazer gravestone Mount Vernon United Methodist Church Cemetery 9


Sources

  1. 1900 census, Randleman, Randleman Township, Randolph County, North Carolina; roll T623-1213, ED 95, page 15A, line #28, dwelling #259, family #264.
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  3. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  4. Family group sheets from Randy Hunter ()
  5. Contribution from William Banks Hinshaw.
  6. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by Crystal Dawn Eaton Cooper ().
  8. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  9. http://www.findagrave.com.
  10. Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. Speculation.
  12. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. 1930 census, 3rd Ward, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina; roll T626-1695, ED 59, page 2B, line #84, dwelling #35, family #41.
  14. North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004; http://www.ancestry.com.
  15. 1910 census, 3rd Ward, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina; roll T624-1114, ED 117, page 11B-12A, line #100, dwelling #216, family #226.
  16. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by Deb Landauer ().
  17. 1920 census, Clay Ward, Richmond, Virginia; roll T625-1909, ED 73, page 9B, line #69, dwelling #172, family #208.
  18. 1940 census, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina; roll T627-2920, ED 41-52, page 16A, line #1, household #314.
  19. North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  20. "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
  21. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.
  22. U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; http://www.ancestry.com.
  23. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; http://www.ancestry.com.
  24. Contribution from Deborah Ann Leazer Corson ().
  25. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.


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