┌── John Hinshaw │ c1660->1768 ┌── William Hinshaw ──┤ │ 1724-1814 │ │ └── Elizabeth Belshaw │ Rebecca Hinshaw ──────┤ B: 1789 │ ┌── Jacob Hinshaw D: 1882 │ │ └── Mary Hinshaw ─────┤ ?-1822 │ └── Rebecca Mackey M: Joshua Hadley, III
|Rebecca Hinshaw [ID 00261]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Feb 20 1789, Randolph County, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Rebecca and Mary were twins.
She married Joshua Hadley, III, 1809.1,3,4,5,6,8,9 Joshua, son of Joshua Hadley & Ruth Lindley, was born Dec 13 1783, Chatham County, North Carolina.3,5,6,7,10 Joshua had been previously married Dec 7 1803 to Lydia Hiatt (Apr 16 1786-Apr 14 1806).7,9,10,11
Note Joshua was the brother of Rebecca's twin sister Mary's husband Joseph! Note also that Joshua's father had earlier married (as his second wife) Rebecca's second cousin, Jane Hinshaw!3
Although Joshua was sometimes known as "Joshua Hadley, Jr.", he was really "Joshua Hadley, III" - he and his father were known at Cane Creek as Joshua Jr. and Sr. respectively.12
At Cane Creek MM on 3-6-1813, Rebekah was disowned for "marriage out of unity".13
In the fall of 1838, Rebecca and Joshua moved to Hendricks County, Indiana, settling in Clay Township. At that time their two eldest children were married.7
Joshua died Aug 23 1847, buried Mill Creek Cemetery, Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana.3,5,6,7,10
Rebecca and her son, Addison Hadley, donated 110 acres of land and a large sum of money with which the "Hadley Industrial School for Girls" was founded at Danville, Indiana.1
Rebecca was a woman of great energy and fortitude, and strong religious convictions, and a devoted Bible student. She was a frequent attendant at church, riding horseback when between eighty and ninety years of age.7
Rebecca Hinshaw died Apr 19 1882.7
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