Solomon Hinshaw

                                          ┌── Benjamin Hinshaw
                                          │    1738-1840 
                   ┌── Jacob A. Hinshaw ──┤
                   │    1778-1826         │
                   │                      └── Elisabeth Hinshaw
                   │                           1750-1823 
Solomon Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1817            │                      ┌── John Allen
D: 1873            │                      │
                   └── Phebe Allen ───────┤
                        1789-1869         │
                                          └── Rachel Stout
M: Rachel Hodgin
   ├── Ira J. Hinshaw (1840-1878) 1,2,3,4
   ├── Delphina Hinshaw (1842-1843) 2,3
   ├── Benjamin Franklin Hinshaw (1844-1926) 1,2,3,4
   ├── Philander E. Hinshaw (1846-1920) 1,2,3,4
   ├── Ruth Elma Hinshaw (1849-1888) 2,3,4,5
   ├── Lindley Murry Hinshaw (1851-1913) 1,2,3,6
   ├── Eli C. Hinshaw (1854-1911) 2,6,7
   └── Tilnias Everett Hinshaw (1857-c1941) 2,6,7

M: Amy North

Solomon Hinshaw     [ID 00247] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born 4-13-1817, Holly Spring MM, North Carolina.1,6,8,9  

He married Rachel Hodgin1,5,6,9,10 [Rachel Hodgson6], 12-20-18381,5,6,9,10, Cherry Grove MM, Randolph County, Indiana1,5,6,9,10.  Rachel, daughter of Joseph Hodgin & Ruth Dicks, was born 1819, North Carolina.1,2,3,4  

Note that Rachel's brother Tilnias Hodgin married Solomon's sister Rachel.  

At Cherry Grove MM on 6-12-1847, Solomon & family were granted a certificate to White River MM.1  

At White River MM on 7-3-1847, Solomon & Rachel & sons Ira, Benjamin F., & Philander were received on a certificate from Cherry Grove MM.1  

Solomon and family were shown in the 1840 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana.11  

Solomon Hinshaw household:
1 male under age 5 (Ira).
1 male age 20-30 (Solomon).
1 female age 20-30 (Rachel).
no slaves.
3 persons total in household.
1 person engaged in agriculture.

Solomon and family were again shown in the 1850 census, then living in White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:4

Solomon Hinshaw, age 33, born in North Carolina; farmer; $700 real estate.
Rachael Hinshaw, age 31, born in North Carolina.
Ira Hinshaw, age 10, born in Indiana; attended school.
Benjamin F. Hinshaw, age 6, born in Indiana; attended school.
Philander Hinshaw, age 4, born in Indiana.
Ruth Hinshaw, age 1, born in Indiana.
Living next door in 1850 was cousin Thomas Hinshaw.  

Solomon and family were again shown in the 1860 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:12

Solomon Hinshaw, age 43, born in North Carolina; farmer; $2200 real estate; $500 personal property.
Rachael Hinshaw, age 41, born in North Carolina.
Ira J. Hinshaw, age 20, born in Indiana; attended school.
Benny F. Hinshaw, age 16, born in Indiana; attended school.
Philander Hinshaw, age 14, born in Indiana; attended school.
Ruth Hinshaw, age 12, born in Indiana; attended school.
Lindly Hinshaw, age 9, born in Indiana; attended school.
Eli C. Hinshaw, age 5, born in Indiana.
Everett Hinshaw, age 3, born in Indiana.
Living next door in 1860 was cousin Thomas Hinshaw.13  

Rachel died 1869.2  

Solomon and family were again shown in the 1870 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:14

Solomon Hinshaw, age 53, born in North Carolina; farmer; $3000 real estate; $659 [unclear] personal property.
Ruth Hinshaw, age 21, born in Indiana; keeping house.
Linly Hinshaw, age 18, born in Indiana; attended school.
Eli Hinshaw, age 15, born in Indiana; attended school.
Evert Hinshaw, age 13, born in Indiana; attended school.
Living next door in 1870 was the family of Nathan Hinshaw.15  

He then married Amy North, Dec 8 1870, Randolph County, Indiana.2,3,16  Amy was born Mar - 1829, North Carolina.17,18  

No children from the second marriage.18  

Solomon Hinshaw died Feb 2 18732,3,9 [Feb 2 187219]; buried Jericho Cemetery, Wayne Township, Randolph County, Indiana2,3,9.  

After Solomon died, Amy remarried to her brother-in-law, Tilnias Hodgin, widower of Solomon's sister Rachel.3  

Amy and Tilnias and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 17 1880), Wayne Township, Wayne County, Indiana:17

Hodgin, Tilnias, age 63, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; toll gate keeper.
Hodgin, Amy, wife, age 51, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; keeping house.
Hodgin, William P., son, age 17, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina.
Hodgin, Charles E., son, age 21, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; at school.
North, Hannah, sister-in-law, age 41, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina.

Tilnias Hodgin died Jan 13 1884, Earlham, Richmond County, Indiana.2,3,20  

Widow Amy was shown in the 1900 census (Jun 16 1900), living with her sister in White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:18

Hodgin, Amy, head-of-household, age 71, born Mar 1829 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widow; no children; occupation: farmer; owned farm (free).
North, Anna, sister, age 61, born Mar 1839 in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; single.

Widow Amy was shown in the 1910 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:21

Hodgin, Amy, head-of-household, age 81, born in North Carolina.

Amy died Sep 20 1915.3  


Sources

  1. "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.
  2. Family lineage contributed by Edwin Everett Hinshaw
  3. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  4. 1850 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll 168, pg 61, household #295.
  5. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) computerized Ancestral File.
  6. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Indiana.
  7. "The Hinshaw Family", an extensive family history manuscript by Heather Hinshaw-Tomas
  8. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  9. "Webster Parry's Abstracts of Quaker Records", LDS microfilm #0367987
  10. "Index of Indiana Marriages Through 1850", Indiana State Library, Genealogy Division: http://www.in.gov/library/genealogy.htm
  11. 1840 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M704-92, page 44.
  12. 1860 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; pg 823, line #27, dwelling #936, household #915.
  13. 1860 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; pg 823, line #36, dwelling #937, household #916.
  14. 1870 census, Winchester P.O., White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; page 555B, line #11, dwelling #430, family #434.
  15. 1870 census, Winchester P.O., White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; page 555B, line #16, dwelling #431, family #435.
  16. Indiana Marriages, 1845-1920; http://www.ancestry.com (county bk page 16).
  17. 1880 census, Wayne Township, Wayne County, Indiana; roll T9-0322, ED 68, page 236C, line #2, dwelling #198, family #205.
  18. 1900 census, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T623-399, ED 134, page 10B, line #61, dwelling #211, family #223.
  19. Jericho Cemetery burials, Randolph County, Indiana; USGenWeb Archives
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~inrandol/Cemeteries/waynetwsp.htm.
  20. Julie Anne Ward () database:
    http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/w/a/r/Julie-A-Ward/index.html.
  21. 1910 census index, White River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T624-376, ED 137, page 92A.


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