Robert Hinshaw

Robert Hinshaw
B: 1826 
D: 1854 
M: Abigail Chamness
   └── Hannah Ann Hinshaw (1852-1886) 1

Robert Hinshaw     [ID 02454] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Oct 19 18262,3,4 [about 18255], North Carolina2,3,4.  

He married Abigail Chamness, Jan 25 1846, Orange County, North Carolina.6,7,8,9,10,11  Abigail, daughter of Joseph Chamness & Hannah Pike1,5,10,11,12,13,14, was born Feb 28 18251,5,10,11,12,13,14 [about 183715], North Carolina1,5,10,11,12,13,14.  Abigail was the sister of Joshua Chamness who married Ann Nancy Hinshaw #2345.  

A marriage bond was recorded for Robt Hinshaw & Abigail Chamness on January 25, 1846, Orange County, North Carolina.  Joshua Chamness (probably Abigail's brother Joshua) was bondsman.16  

At Cane Creek MM on 6-6-1846, Abigail (formerly Chamness) condemned her "marriage out of unity"9

At Cane Creek MM on 4-1-1848, Abigail was granted a certificate to Fairfield MM, Wayne County, Indiana.9  

At West Grove MM (Indiana) on 8-12-1848, Abigail was received on a certificate from Cane Creek MM, North Carolina.17  

Robert and Abigail were shown in the 1850 census (Sep 26 1850), Clay Township, Wayne County, Indiana:5

Robert Henshaw, age 25, born in North Carolina; farmer.
Abigail Henshaw, age 25, born in North Carolina.

Robert Hinshaw died Jun 16 1854, buried Fairfield Friends Cemetery (Fairfield PM), Carlos Road & Webster Road, east of Greens Fork, Clay Township, Wayne County, Indiana.2,3,4  

Abigail remarried to John M. Cox, Mar 6 1856, Randolph County, Indiana.18,19  

Cherry Grove MM recorded on 4-5-1856 regarding Abigail Hinshaw:20

"a certificate was presented to this meeting from West Grove MM, dated 3-8-1856, but she having acknowledged her marriage contrary to discipline previous to the issuing of the certificate, this meeting declines receiving it."

At West Grove MM on 4-12-1856, Abigail Hinshaw (now Cox) was disowned for her marriage contrary to discipline.17  

White River MM recorded on 6-7-1856:20

"Abigail Cox (formerly Hinshaw), West Grove MM, forwards to this a copy of disownment for marriage contrary to discipline".

Abigail and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jul 19 1860), White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:1

John Cox, age 38, born in Ohio; farmer; $200 personal property.
Abigal Cox, age 35, born in North Carolina.
Hannah H. Cox, age 8, born in Indiana; attended school.

At Wabash MM on 5-13-1865 John M. Cox and wife Abigail and daughter Hannah Ann Hinshaw were received on a certificate from RO White River MM.14  

At Wabash MM on 4-10-1869 John M. Cox and wife Abigail and daughter Hannah Ann Hinshaw were granted a certificate to RO White River MM.14  

Abigail and John were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 11 1870), White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:15

John Cox, age 49, born in Indiana; farmer.
Abigail Cox, age 33, born in North Carolina; keeping house.

Abigail and John were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 11 1880), White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:13

Cox, John M., age 59, born in Indiana; parents born in Pennsylvania; farmer.
Cox, Abigail S., wife, age 55, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; keeping house.

Abigail died Apr 7 189712 [Feb 24 189711]; buried Plot 77, Jericho Cemetery, Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana12.  

John remarried c1899 to a Manervia --.21  

See also: Robert Hinshaw #4441.  

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Sources

  1. 1860 census, Winchester P.O., White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M653-292, page 817, line #23, dwelling #893, family #873.
  2. Contribution from Thomas Hamm (), citing: Robert Hinshaw gravestone.
  3. Burials in Fairfield Cemetery, Greens Fork, Wayne County, Indiana:
    http://www.waynet.org/people/genealogy/fairfield/a-l.htm.
  4. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9292897.
  5. 1850 census, Clay Township, Wayne County, Indiana; roll M432-180, page 119, line #21, dwelling #634, family #634.
  6. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  7. Orange County, North Carolina marriages; USGenWeb Archives:
    http://files.usgwarchives.net/nc/orange/vitals/grooms2.txt.
  8. North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  10. Contribution from Michael A. Woody ().
  11. Chamness Family Database: http://bgwilliams.apexhosting.com/uscham.htm.
  12. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7385393.
  13. 1880 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T9-307, ED 166, page 122C, line #45, dwelling #159, family #160.
  14. Contribution from Thomas Hamm ().
  15. 1870 census, Winchester P.O., White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M593-354, page 555, line #21, dwelling #432, family #436.
  16. "North Carolina Marriage Bonds" fiche in the LDS Family History Library.
  17. "Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana", Part 4, subtitled "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume VII", (a compendium of many of the records left by William Wade Hinshaw on his death), edited by Willard Heiss; GS929.3 H47 in a local library.
  18. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Indiana.
  19. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  20. "Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana", Part 2, subtitled "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume VII", (a compendium of many of the records left by William Wade Hinshaw on his death), edited by Willard Heiss; GS929.3 H47 in a local library.
  21. 1900 census, Nettle Creek Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T623-399, ED 125, page 11A, line #34, dwelling #220, family #221.


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