┌── William Hinshaw │ c1772-? ┌── Thomas Hinshaw ──┤ │ 1797-1869 │ │ └── Jane Hamm │ John W. Hinshaw ───────┤ B: c1825 │ D: ? │ └── Elizabeth - 1809-1849 M: Susan Anna Swaim ├── Thomas Hinshaw, c1851-? ├── Elizabeth Hinshaw, c1852-? ├── Nancy Hinshaw, c1855-? ├── Jane Hinshaw, c1858-? ├── William P. Hinshaw, c1859-? ├── John Hinshaw, c1860-? M: Nancy C. Tankersley ├── Martha C. Hinshaw, 1868-1903 ├── Serenie Hinshaw, c1868-? ├── James Anderson Hinshaw, 1872-1962 └── Charles Hinshaw, c1877-?
|John W. Hinshaw [ID 03467]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born about 1825, Jackson County, Alabama.a,b,c (c1827).d
He married Susan Anna Swaim, before Nov 30 1850.a,b (Susanah Swaim)e,c,f,g Susan, daughter of Moses Swaim, Jr. & Elizabeth Frazier, was born about 1829, Alabama.h,a,b,c
John and Susan were shown in the 1850 census, Jackson County, Alabama:b,i
John and family were again shown in the 1860 census, Jackson County, Alabama:c
John served as a Private during the Civil War. The following document, showing John's involvement in the Home Guard, was recorded in Jackson County, Alabama, Deed Book 4, pg. 50-52:l
Agreement made April 3, 1869 and days following. G. W. N. Stovall, party of the first part, will attempt to collect compensation from the U.S. Government for services rendered in a Home Guard raised under an order of Gen. R. H. Milroy issued Feb. 1st, 1865. In the event that he succeeds he will pay to each Private ten dollars, each Corporal and C.Q.M. fifteen dollars, to each Sergeant twenty dollars and to each Lieutenant and member of the Committee or Company Court twenty five dollars. The others, party of the second part, agree to aid in any way by issuing powers of attorney and all such services. In case of failure of either party to perform as agreed to, each party agrees to pay the other the full sum of one hundred seventy five dollars.
Names (among others):G. W. Hinshaw, 2nd Lieutenant (brother George Washington)Privates:Hinshaw, J. W. (John W.)Hinshaw, W. P. (brother William P.)Hinshaw, William (unidentified)Hinshaw, James (unidentified)Hinshaw, Jasper (Jasper, relationship unknown)Hinshaw, Thomas (unidentified)
He then married Nancy C. Tankersley, Feb 25 1863, Jackson County, Alabama.m,n,o Nancy, daughter of Bennette + Elizabeth Tankersley, was born about 1840, Georgia.p (c1840, Alabama).q (c1838, Alabama).d
John and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 10 1880), Jackson County, Alabama:d
(a) Genealogy data (Henall.FTW) by George Frederick Langley, Jr..
(b) 1850 census, Jackson County, Alabama; District #21; Reel M432-7, pg 130A; USGenWeb Archives.
(c) 1860 census, Jackson County, Alabama; page 307, line #32, dwelling #278, family #278.
(d) 1880 census, Jackson County, Alabama; Beat 18, ED 97, page 14D, line #22, dwelling #62, family #64.
(e) Contribution from Rochelle T. White ().
(f) RootsWeb WorldConnect data by ().
(g) RootsWeb WorldConnect data by ().
(h) Contribution from Gene Stephens () citing:
"The Swaim-Tysen Family of Staten Island, New York, New Jersey and Southern States", by Joseph P. Mullane, Lloyd B. Swaim & Marjorie D. Johnson;
manuscript in the collection of the Scottsboro Public Library, Scottsboro, Alabama.
(i) 1850 census, Jackson County, Alabama; roll 7, page 133, dwelling #414.
(j) 1850 census, Jackson County, Alabama; roll 7, page 133, dwelling #417.
(k) 1850 census, Jackson County, Alabama; roll 7, page 133, dwelling #411.
(l) "North Alabama Valley Leaves", Vol. 22, Issue 4, June 1988;
Tennessee Valley Genealogical Society.
(m) "Marriages of Jackson County Alabama 1851-1856 and Book A 1859-1871" (USGenWeb archives).
(n) Dodd, Jordan R. "Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920". Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999.
(o) Contribution from Gene Stephens ().
(p) 1850 census, District 24, DeKalb County, Alabama; roll M432-5, page 417, line #40, dwelling #608, family #608.
(q) 1860 census, Division 4, Jackson County, Alabama; roll M653-11, page 309.
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