William Ward Hanshaw

                                                   ┌── John Jackson Hanshaw
                                                   │    1832-1913 
                        ┌── William Ward Hanshaw ──┤
                        │    1860-1943             │
                        │                          └── Sarah Jane Grose
                        │                               1831-1866 
William Ward Hanshaw ───┤
B: 1895                 │                          ┌── Henry Dawson
D: 1978                 │                          │
                        └── Martha V. Dawson ──────┤
                             1869-1965             │
                                                   └── Eliza Ann Rose
M: Glenna Ester Friend
   ├── Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw (1916-1997) 1,2,3,4
   ├── Noble Leo Hanshaw (1918-2001) 1,2,3,5,6
   ├── Blanche Hanshaw (c1921-) 1,2,3,6
   └── Arnold Lloyd Hanshaw (1922-1997) 1,2,3

William Ward Hanshaw     [ID 03495] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jan 21 18957,8,9 [Jan - 189410], West Virginia7,8,9.  

He married Glenna Ester Friend1,11 [Glana Friend7], Apr 19 19161,11.  Glenna, daughter of Marshal Clark Friend & Jerushia Adeline Rogers1,7,12, was born Aug 7 18931,7,12 [about 18973].  

On Jun 5 1917 William Ward Hanshaw, age 22, registered for the World War I draft in Clay County, West Virginia.  He declared he was born Jan 21 1895 in Clay County, West Virginia, and he was then residing in Inydall, Clay County, West Virginia where he was a self-employed farmer with a wife and one child.  He was recorded as short, medium build, blue eyes, light hair.9  

William and Glenna were divorced before 1930.3  

Glenna and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 24 1930) living with her parents in Clay County, West Virginia:3

Friend, Marshall, head-of-household, age 64, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first married at age 20; owned home; occupation: farmer, general farm; not a veteran.
Friend, Gerushia, wife, age 50 [unclear], born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first married at age 15.
Friend, Neuron, son, age 24, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; single; occupation: farmer, general farm; not a veteran.
Hanshaw, Glenna, daughter, age 33, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; divorced; occupation: servant, private home.
Hanshaw, Alonzo, grandson, age 13, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Leo, grandson, age 11, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Blanch, granddaughter, age 9, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Arnold, grandson, age 7, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.

Glenna died Mar 12 1975, Charleston Memorial Hospital, Charleston, West Virginia; age 81.1,7,12,13  

Glenna's obituary was published in the "Charleston Daily Mail" (Charleston, West Virginia) on Thursday, March 13, 197513 (see obituary scan below).  

In 1978 William was living in Bickmore, Clay County, West Virginia.7  

William Ward Hanshaw died Jan - 1978.7

(photo)Photo: William Ward Hanshaw World War I draft registration card 9

(photo)Photo: Glenna Ester (Friend) Hanshaw obituary "Charleston Daily Mail", Mar 13 1975 13

Social Security information for William Ward Hanshaw: 233-12-9140

Social Security information for Glenna Ester Friend: 233-64-2391


Sources

  1. Paul King database: http://www.ee.gannon.edu/~king/genealogy/persons.html, citing:
    "Descendents of Nicholas Larsson Friend", 1995, Don Norman, Elyria, OH.
  2. Contribution from Marilyn Ackley ().
  3. 1930 census, Henry District, Clay County, West Virginia; roll T626-2530, ED 4, page 15A, line #9, dwelling #258, family #258.
  4. Contribution from (private) Hanshaw.
  5. Obituary of Noble L. Hanshaw.
  6. Obituary of Glenna Ester (Friend) Hanshaw.
  7. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  8. 1910 census, Henry District, Clay County, West Virginia; roll T624-1678, ED 2, page 277B, line #52, dwelling #121, family #123.
  9. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. 1900 census, Henry District, Clay County, West Virginia; roll T623-1757, ED 7, page 24A, line #11, dwelling #400, family #427-428.
  11. "Hacker's Creek Pioneer Descendants", "Don Norman Family Files": http://www.rootsweb.com/~hcpd/norman/HANSHAW.
  12. Clay County, West Virginia burials; USGenWeb Archives:
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvclay/clocem3.htm.
  13. Obituary of Glenna Ester (Friend) Hanshaw; courtesy of (private) Hanshaw.


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