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Jacob Allen Hinshaw

                                              ┌── Benjamin Hinshaw
                                              │    1738-1840 
                       ┌── Jacob A. Hinshaw ──┤
                       │    1778-1826         │
                       │                      └── Elisabeth Hinshaw
                       │                           1750-1823 
Jacob Allen Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1826                │                      ┌── John Allen
D: 1910                │                      │
                       └── Phebe Allen ───────┤
                            1789-1869         │
                                              └── Rachel Stout
M: Peninah Scott
   ├── Enos H. Hinshaw,  1847-1923 
   ├── Simpson Scott Hinshaw,  1848-1901 
   ├── Nancy Scott Hinshaw,  1857-1935 
   ├── Lewis Hinshaw,  1858-1858 
   ├── Elkannah James Hinshaw,  1860-1947 
   ├── Mary E. Hinshaw,  1863-1938 
   ├── Elwood Scott Hinshaw,  1866-1928 
   ├── Ora Etta Hinshaw,  1868-1917 
   ├── Orla B. Hinshaw,  1870-1937 
   ├── Jacob Allen Hinshaw,  1871-1951 
   └── Minnie May Hinshaw,  1876-1953 

Jacob Allen Hinshaw     [ID 00252] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born 9-27-1826, Holly Spring MM, North Carolina.2,47,49,144,158,191,a,b,c,d,e    (8-26-1826).49,f

He married Peninah Scott, Nov 29 1845, Lynn MM, Randolph County, Indiana.47,49,155,g,158    (Penina Scott)49,140,191,205,216    (Peninnah Scott)47,a    Peninah, daughter of Edward + Chloe Scott, was born 2-6-1829, Indiana.49,h,b,e,i    (6-29-1829).f    (May - 1829).d

Jacob and family were shown in the 1850 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:h

Jacob Hinchaw, age 23, born in North Carolina; merchant; $100 real estate.
Penina Hinchaw, age 21, born in Indiana.
Enos Hinchaw, age 3, born in Indiana.
Simpson Hinchaw, age 2, born in Indiana.

Jacob and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jun 13 1860), Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:j
Jacob Hinshaw, age 43 [sic], born in North Carolina; farmer; $3500 real estate; $500 personal property.
Penina Hinshaw, age 32, born in Indiana.
Enos H Hinshaw, age 13, born in Indiana; attended school.
Simpson S Hinshaw, age 11, born in Indiana; attended school.
Nancy S Hinshaw, age 9, born in Indiana; attended school.
Living next door in 1860 was the family of Jacob & Charlotte Platt, including Comodore Platt, age 11,k future husband of Jacob's daughter Nancy.

Jacob and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 13 1870), Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:b

Hinshaw, Jacob A., age 43, born in North Carolina; merchant grocer; $4000 real estate; $3000 personal property.
Hinshaw, Pennina, age 41, born in Indiana; keeps house; can read, cannot write.
Hinshaw, Elkanah J., age 9, born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Mary E., age 7, born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Elwood, age 4, born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Oretta, age 2, born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Ida May [sic], female [sic] age 2 months, born Apr [1870] in Indiana.

Jacob and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 16 1880), Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:c
Hinshaw, Jacob A., age 53, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; grocer and farmer.
Hinshaw, Peninah, age 52, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; keeping house.
Hinshaw, Elkanah J., son, age 19, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; works on farm; attended school.
Hinshaw, Mary E., daughter, age 16, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Elwood S., son, age 14, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; works on farm; attended school.
Hinshaw, Orietta, daughter, age 12, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Orlando B., son, age 10, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; works on farm; attended school.
Hinshaw, J. Allen, son, age 8, born in Missouri; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Minnie M., daughter, age 3, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana.

At Cherry Grove MM on 2-8-1896, Jacob A. & wife Peninah, Lynn meeting, were received in membership.49

Jacob and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 1900), Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:d

Hinshaw, Jacob A., age 73, born Sep 1826 in North Carolina; mother born in North Carolina; married 55 years; occupation: farmer; owned farm (free).
Hinshaw, Penina, wife, age 71, born May 1829 in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; married 55 years; 11 children, 10 living; cannot read or write.
Hinshaw, Elkanah J., son, age 39, born Dec 1860 in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; single; occupation: general hand.
Hinshaw, Orlanda B., son, age 30, born Apr 1870 in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; single; occupation: farmer.

Jacob and Penina were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 19 1910), South Main [street], Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana:e
Hinshaw, Jacob A., age 83, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 64 years; occupation: own income; owned home (free).
Hinshaw, Beniah, wife, age 80, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 64 years; 11 children, 9 living; cannot read or write.

Peninah died May 12 1910.140,205,l,216

Jacob Allen Hinshaw died Dec 20 1910.140,144,205,a

Jacob wrote a letter in 1896 that paints a picture of his early life at Lynn MM in Randolph County, Indiana.158    Click here to see his letter: Letter

(photo)Photo: Jacob Hinshaw & Penina Scott with family at their 50th wedding anniversary, 1895 m


SOURCES

2. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.

47. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Indiana.

49. "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.

140. Family lineage contributed by Edwin Everett Hinshaw

144. The old family bible of Chester Edward Hinshaw, containing family lineage information recorded by Rosina Harriet Hinshaw, contributed by Marion Hinshaw and Heather Hinshaw-Tomas.

155. "Index of Indiana Marriages Through 1850", Indiana State Library, Genealogy Division: http://www.in.gov/library/genealogy.htm

158. Published transcription of an 1896 letter written by Jacob Allen Hinshaw, Letter(click here), Contributed by Lyn Matthiesen ().

191. "Webster Parry's Abstracts of Quaker Records", LDS microfilm #0367987

205. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4

216. Hinshaw family notes and photos from Jim Lieland (); excerpted from "Hinshaw and Allied Families History" by Dota Claudius Brown

(a) Julie Anne Ward () database:
http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/w/a/r/Julie-A-Ward/index.html.

(b) 1870 census, Winchester P.O., Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M593-354, page 449, line #7, dwelling #182, family #182.

(c) 1880 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T9-0307, ED 173, page 273B, line #5, dwelling #170, family #170.

(d) 1900 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T623-399, ED 129, page 10A, line #2, dwelling #219, family #219.

(e) 1910 census, Lynn, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T624-376, ED 145, page 146B, line #73, dwelling #131, family #135.

(f) U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1994; http://www.ancestry.com.

(g) "Indiana Marriages to 1850" (www.ancestry.com).

(h) 1850 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll 168, pg 45, household #69.

(i) Posting Sep 29 2000 by Scott Hatch () to Randolph Co. NC Queries:
http://www.rootsweb.com/~inrandol/query021.htm#2825.

(j) 1860 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; pg 724, line #11, dwelling #221, family #215.

(k) 1860 census, Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana; pg 724, line #16, dwelling #222, family #216.

(l) Contribution from Jim Lieland ().

(m) Photo courtesy of Jim Lieland ().


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