Bernard Levi Hinshaw

                                                    ┌── Jabin Hinshaw
                                                    │    1847-1924 
                        ┌── William David Hinshaw ──┤
                        │    1896-1985              │
                        │                           └── Ruth Caroline Edwards
                        │                                1853-1911 
Bernard Levi Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1922                 │                           ┌── Gaston Andrews
D: 2005                 │                           │
                        └── Gladys Lola Andrews ────┤
                             1901-1984              │
                                                    └── Addie G. Guthrie
M: Dorothy Jean Wilson
   ├── Rebecca Ellen Hinshaw (1947-) 1,2
   ├── Ruth Carolina Hinshaw (1949-) 1,2
   └── Rachel Gertrude Hinshaw (1950-) 1,2,3

Bernard Levi Hinshaw     [ID 02066] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Aug 2 1922, Alamance County, North Carolina.1,4,5,6,7  

He married Dorothy Jean Wilson1,4 [Dot Wilson8], Nov 22 19461,4.  Dorothy, daughter of Ernest C. Wilson & Minnie Dillon, was born Sep 12 1928, Guilford County, North Carolina.6,8,9  

Bernard Levi Hinshaw died Nov 28 2005, buried Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Alamance County, North Carolina.5,6,10  

Bernard's death was reported in the "Times-News" (Burlington, North Carolina) on November 29, 2005:10

Bernard Levi Hinshaw, 83, of Graham, died Nov. 28.  Funeral Arrangements by: Rich & Thompson Graham.

Dorothy died May 1 2014, Hospice Home, Graham, North Carolina; age 85.9  

Dorothy's obituary was published in the "Times-News" (Burlington, North Carolina) on May 1-2, 2014:9

Mrs. Dorothy Wilson Hinshaw GRAHAM - Mrs. Dorothy Wilson Hinshaw, 85, of 1488 Snipes Road, Graham, died at the Hospice Home on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 12:05 a.m.  

A native of Guilford County, she was the wife of the late Bernard L. Hinshaw and the daughter of Ernest C. Wilson and Minnie Dillon Wilson, both deceased.  She retired from Western Electric and was a member of Pleasant Hill Christian Church.  

Survivors include three daughters, Rebecca Hinshaw of Liberty, Ruth Keck and husband John and Rachel Paris, all of Graham; two grandchildren, John Wood and wife Jeanette and Natalie Maness and husband John; and great-grandchildren, Jacob Saunders, Hannah Maness and Lindsey Maness.  

The funeral service will be conducted at Pleasant Hill Christian Church on Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 11 a.m. by the Rev. Howard Spray with the family receiving friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at the church.  At other times they will be at the residence.In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.  

Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham is in charge of arrangements.  Condolences may be offered at

(photo)Photo: Bernard Levi Hinshaw family gravestone Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery 6

Social Security information for Bernard Levi Hinshaw: 243-20-7101


  1. North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000;
  2. Dorothy Jean Wilson obituary.
  3. Contribution from Jason Hinshaw.
  4. Contribution from Mike Hinshaw citing:
    William David Hinshaw's family bible.
  5. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  7. U.S. Public Records Index;
  8. Obituary of Ernest Paul Wilson; Burlington "Times-News", Feb 17-18 2012:
  9. Obituary of Dorothy Wilson Hinshaw; the "Times-News", May 1-2 2014:
  10. Death of Bernard Levi Hinshaw; the "Times-News", Nov 29 2005;

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