┌── Jesse Hinshaw │ 1720-1797 ┌── John Hinshaw ─────────┤ │ 1747-1800 │ │ └── Abigail Marshall │ 1724-1806 Benjamin H. Hinshaw ───┤ B: 1782 │ ┌── John Pike D: 1866 │ │ └── Ruth (Pike) Weisner ──┤ 1744-1795 │ └── Abigail Overman M: Annas Bowman ├── John Hinshaw (1807-1882) 1,2,3,4,5,6 ├── William Benjamin Hinshaw (1808-1891) 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 ├── Anna H. Hinshaw (1810-1887) 1,2,5,6 ├── Susanna H. Hinshaw (1811-1910) 1,2,3,5,6 ├── Jesse Benjamin Hinshaw (1813-1862) 1,2,3,5,6,8,9,10 ├── Edmund B. Hinshaw (1815-1883) 1,2,3,5,6,8 ├── Seth Hinshaw (1818-1906) 1,2,4,5,6,8 ├── Benjamin Franklin Henshaw (1820-1887) 1,2,4,6,8,10 ├── Cyrus Clarkson Hinshaw (1823-1900) 1,2,4,6,8 ├── David Lindsey Hinshaw (1826-1909) 2,3,4,5,6,8,11 ├── Millie Maria Hinshaw (1828-1905) 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,11 └── Elias Hinshaw (1830-1900) 2,3,4,6,8,11
|Benjamin H. Hinshaw [ID 00232]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born 12-14-1782, Marlborough MM, Randolph County, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,7,12,13,14
At Deep River MM on 12-3-1806, Benjamin was granted a certificate to New Garden MM, to marry.1
He married Annas Bowman [Annis Bowman3,9, Anis Bowman, Anas Bowman1,3,4,7,12, Anney Bowman1, Annie Bowman15], 1-15-1807, New Garden MM, North Carolina. Annas, daughter of William Bowman & Anna Workman, was born 5-3-1790, Randolph County, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,10,11,12,13,14
Annie's family originally came from Wales.16
At New Garden MM on 2-28-1807, Annis was granted a certificate to Deep River MM.1
At Deep River MM on 4-6-1807, Annis was received on a certificate from New Garden MM dated 2-28-1807.1
At Deep River MM on 5-3-1813, Benjamin & family, and Anney & two daughters, were granted certificates to Center MM.1
Benjamin and family were shown in the 1830 census, Randolph County, Indiana:17
At Marlborough MM on 3-8-1832, Annis was granted a certificate to White Water MM, Indiana. Apparently they changed their minds because shortly thereafter, on 9-6-1832, Benjamin, Annis & family were granted certificates to Chester MM, Wayne County, Indiana.1
At New Garden MM (Indiana) on 3-16-1833, Benjamin & sons Jesse B., Edward, Seth, Benjamin F., Cyrus C., David L., & Elias were received on a certificate from Marlborough MM, N.C., endorsed from Chester MM. On the same date, Annis and daughter Millie M. were received on a certificate from Marlborough MM.8
Benjamin & Annis stayed about one year in Wayne County, Indiana, then settled on a farm near Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana.11
At New Garden MM on 4-19-1834, Benjamin & wife Annis & children Benjamin F., Cyrus C., David L., Mille Mariah, & Elias were granted a certificate to Duck Creek MM. Note that sons Jesse, Edmund, & Seth did not choose to follow (although Seth did follow later).8
At Duck Creek MM on 5-22-1834, Benjamin & wife Annis & children Benjamin F., Cyrus E. (?), David F. (?), Mills (?), Mariah (?) & Elias were received on a certificate from New Garden MM.4,11
Benjamin and family were shown in the 1840 census, Henry County, Indiana:18
Benjamin and Annis were shown in the 1850 census (Sep 2 1850), Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana:13
Duck Creek MM on 11-23-1843 recorded "Benjamin & Annis Hinshaw, Duck Creek PM, complained of for joining the Anti-Slavery Friends. Disowned 2-22-1844."4
At Duck Creek MM on 6-25-1857, Annis was reinstated in membership.4
Benjamin and Annis were shown in the 1860 census (Aug 15 1860), Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana:14
Annas died 11-30-18652,3,4,9,10,11, Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana2,3,4,9,10,11; age 75Y 6M 27D2,3,4,9,10,11 [Greensboro Friends Cemetery20].
Benjamin H. Hinshaw died Jul 1 18663,9,10,12,21, Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana3,9,10,12,21; age 83Y 6M 17D3,9,10,12,21 [Greensboro Friends Cemetery20].
Benjamin's oil portrait hangs (in 1982 anyway) in the Henry County Historical Genealogical Rooms (??). Painted by Benjamin's niece, Mary Ellen Hinshaw Branson of Milton, Indiana.11
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