Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw

                                                   ┌── William Ward Hanshaw
                                                   │    1860-1943 
                        ┌── William Ward Hanshaw ──┤
                        │    1895-1978             │
                        │                          └── Martha V. Dawson
                        │                               1869-1965 
Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw ───┤
B: 1916                 │                          ┌── Marshal Clark Friend
D: 1997                 │                          │
                        └── Glenna Ester Friend ───┤
                             1893-1975             │
                                                   └── Jerushia Adeline Rogers
M: Lillian -
   ├── Terry Ross Hanshaw (1941-) 1,2,3
   ├── Donna Lee Hanshaw  1,2,3
   ├── Nadine Hanshaw  2,4

M: Anna Avanell Foster
   └── (private) Hanshaw  2

M: Audrie Pearl -

Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw     [ID 03496] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw5 [Lonzo Ralph Hanshaw1,6, Ralph Alonzo Hanshaw2].

Born May 18 1916, Ivydale, West Virginia.1,5,7  

He married Lillian -.2  Lillian was born Dec 11 1918.5  

Ralph and Lillian were apparently divorced.2  Lillian died Jan 24 1999.5  

He then married Anna Avanell Foster.8  Anna, daughter of Luther Everett + Bertha Ellen Foster.8  

He then married Audrie Pearl -.1,9  Audrie was born Jan 13 1911.5,9  

The following article was published in the "Charleston Daily Mail" (Charleston, West Virginia) on Friday evening, April 24, 1942:10

Pair Held in Car Theft Placed on Probation

Albert Berlin Lloyd and Lonzo Hanshaw pleaded guilty Friday in intermediate court to a joint indictment charging theft of a car from M. C. Turley.  Each was placed on probation for two years by Judge Jackson Savage.  Other cases on the docket for trial Friday were continued until the next term of court.

In 1975 Ralph was living in Cleveland, Ohio.6  

In 1997 Ralph was living in/near Daniels, Raleigh County, West Virginia.1,5  

Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw died Mar 3 1997, Appalachian Regional Hospital, Beckley, West Virginia; buried Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity, West Virginia.1,5  

Alonzo's obituary appeared in The Charleston Gazette (Charleston, West Virginia) on March 5, 1997:1

Lonzo Ralph Hanshaw

DANIELS - Lonzo Ralph Hanshaw, 80, of Daniels, Raleigh County, formerly of Cleveland, died March 3, 1997, in Appalachian Regional Hospital, Beckley, after a long illness.  

He was a native of Ivydale, a former miner, a member of Clifftop Missionary Baptist Church, and a seven-year resident of Daniels.  

Surviving: wife, Audra Hanshaw; son, Terry Hanshaw; daughter, Donna Lee West.  

Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Rose & Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley, with the Rev. Frank Pittman officiating.  Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity.  Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Audrie died Jun 22 2005, age 94.5,9  

Audrie's death was noted in "The Charleston Gazette" on June 24 2005:9

Audrie Pearl Hanshaw

Audrie Pearl Hanshaw, 94, of Daniels died June 22, 2005.  Service will be 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Rose & Quesenberry Funeral Home, Beckley.  Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday.  Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Social Security information for Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw: 232-18-8493

Social Security information for Lillian -: 379-20-4953

Social Security information for Audrie Pearl -: 215-22-2157


  1. The Charleston Gazette (Charleston, West Virginia); Mar 5 1997
  2. Contribution from (private) Hanshaw.
  3. Obituary of Alonzo Ralph Hanshaw, The Charleston Gazette.
  4. Contribution from Nova Averhoff ().
  5. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  6. Obituary of Glenna Ester (Friend) Hanshaw.
  7. 1930 census, Henry District, Clay County, West Virginia; roll T626-2530, ED 4, page 15A, line #9, dwelling #258, family #258.
  8. Posting Mar 23 2001 by (private) Hanshaw to Raleigh County, West Virginia Queries:
  9. Death notice for Audrie Pearl Hanshaw; "The Charleston Gazette", Jun 24 2005; "Obituary Collection",
  10. The "Charleston Daily Mail", Apr 24 1942;

If you have additional information on this person, please share!

If you would like to be automatically notified by email whenever an update is made affecting this page then enter your email address and click the "Enter" button below:

Your Email Address:
Notify me whenever this page is updated
Do not notify me if this page is updated
Show me my current registered notification requests

How is this person related to other ancestors? To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor, and then click the "Enter" button below:

ID Number:

If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...

HFA Home Page Return to HFA Home Page

Copyright © 1997-2019, The Hinshaw Family Association. All rights reserved.
Permission is granted for all free personal, private and non-commercial uses.
Commercial use of any portion contained herein is expressly prohibited.

Privacy Policies

This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.

[This page was computer generated]

Spambot Bait!