James Hinshaw

James Hinshaw
B: c1850
D: 1932 
M: Madeline Deneny
   ├── Michael Carroll Henshaw (1895-1948) 1,2
   ├── Maggie Hinshaw  2
   ├── Luisa Estelle Hinshaw (c1898-1906) 2
   └── James Hinshaw, Jr. (c1906-1931) 3,4

James Hinshaw     [ID 20117] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

James Hinshaw [James Henshaw3,4,5].

Born about 1850, Scotland.3  (c1853, Kentucky).4  (c1846).5  

He married Madeline Deneny1,3 [Madeline Demeny2, Madeline Matra6], about 18921,3.  Madeline was born about 1866, Louisiana.3,4  

Madeline had apparently been previously married to Sam Matra/Matraia by whom she had sons Benedict/Bennie and Michael;6 Michael then adopted the Henshaw name.  

James and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 20 1910), 731 Magnolia Street, Oakland, Alameda County, California:3

Henshaw, James, head-of-household, age 60, born in Scotland; parents born in Scotland; immigrated 1890, naturalized; first marriage, married 8 years; occupation: laborer, warehouse; rented home.
Henshaw, Madeline, wife, age 44, born in Louisiana; father born in England; mother born in Germany; first marriage, married 8 years; 4 children, 1 living.
Henshaw, James Jr, son, age 3, born in California; father born in England [sic]; mother born in Louisiana.

James and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 14 1920), Oakland, Alameda County, California:4

Henshaw, James, head-of-household, age 67, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky; occupation: laborer, warehouse.
Henshaw, Madeline, wife, age 54, born in Louisiana; parents born in Louisiana.
Henshaw, James, son, age 14, born in California; father born in Kentucky; mother born in Louisiana; attended school.

James Hinshaw died Feb 25 1932, Alameda County, California; age 86.5  

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  1. Michael Carroll Henshaw death record.
  2. Louisa Hinshaw death record.
  3. 1910 census, 6th Ward, Oakland, Alameda County, California; roll T624-71, ED 129, page 7B, line #82, dwelling #143, family #142.
  4. 1920 census, Oakland, Alameda County, California; roll T625-90, ED 102, page 28A, line #26, dwelling #552, family #595.
  5. California, Death Index, 1905-1939; http://www.ancestry.com.
  6. 1900 census, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California; roll T623-107, ED 284, page 12B, line #98, dwelling #196, family #301.

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