Walter Uriah Hinshaw

                                                   ┌── Solomon Uriah Hinshaw
                                                   │    1850-1917 
                        ┌── Walter Uriah Hinshaw ──┤
                        │    1887-1919             │
                        │                          └── Susan Allred
                        │                               1849-1936 
Walter Uriah Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1917                 │                          ┌── William H. Scott
D: 1968                 │                          │
                        └── Inez Scott ────────────┤
                            c1892-                 │
                                                   └── Ida Riley
M: Gaynell Neese
   ├── Gail Hinshaw  1,2
   └── Walter Eric Hinshaw (1949-) 1

Walter Uriah Hinshaw     [ID 02739] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born 1917, Alamance County, North Carolina.3,4,5,6  

He married Gaynell Neese.1  Gaynell was born Mar 17 1917, North Carolina.7  

On Dec 16 1843 Walter U. Hinshaw, born 1917 in North Carolina, enlisted at Camp Croft, South Carolina as a private in the U.S. Army.  He declared he had four years of high school, and was married.6  

Walter Uriah Hinshaw died Dec 5 1968, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina; age 51.2,3,8  

Walter's obituary was published in the "Durham Morning Herald" (Durham, North Carolina) on Saturday, December 7, 1968:3

Walter U. Hinshaw

Burlington -- Funeral services for Walter Uriah Hinshaw, 51, will be conducted Saturday at 4 p.m. at Rich and Thompson Chapel by the Rev. Ralph Pritchard and Dr. Edgar Fisher.  Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery.  

Mr. Hinshaw, owner of Neese-Shoffner Furniture Co., died Thursday afternoon in a Durham hospital.  He was a native of Alamance County.  He was a member of Swepsonville Methodist Church.

Gaynell died Nov 18 1985, Alamance County, North Carolina; age 68.7,9  

Social Security information for Gaynell Neese: 237-18-1155


  1. A handwritten document titled "Hinshaws - Early Chatham Co. & Cane Creek Quaker Meeting", by William C. & Nolan Moran.
  2. Family group sheets contributed by Nolan K. Moran ()
  3. Obituary of Walter U. Hinshaw; the "Durham Morning Herald", Dec 7 1968; courtesy of ().
  4. 1920 census, Burlington Township, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T625-1282, ED 16, page 13B, line #84, dwelling #255, family #256.
  5. 1930 census, 4th Ward, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T626-1671, ED 22, page 14A, line #1, dwelling #239, family #305.
  6. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946;
  7. North Carolina Deaths, 1983-87;
  8. North Carolina Deaths, 1968-69;
  9. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:

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