┌── Elmer Hinshaw │ 1863-1935 ┌── Adolphus Hinshaw ──┤ │ 1890-1962 │ │ └── Nettie F. Reid │ 1865-1943 Harold Wilson Hinshaw ───┤ B: 1918 │ D: 2010 │ └── Lizzie Simmons 1900-1985 M: Velma Mae Simpson ├── Dixie Lee Henshaw (1940-) 1,2,3 ├── Jack LeRoy Henshaw (1942-) 2,3 ├── Carol Elaine Hinshaw (1944-1948) 2,3 ├── Joyce Ann Hinshaw (1946-) 2,3 ├── Allen Ray Henshaw (1950-) 2,3,4 ├── Nancy Sue Hinshaw (1955-) 2,3 └── Jay Wilson Henshaw (1960-) 2,3
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Harold Wilson Hinshaw5,6 [Harold W. Henshaw7,8,9,10].
Born Feb 28 19182,7,9,10,11,12 [about 191713], Sampsel, Livingston County, Missouri2,7,9,10,11,12.
He married Velma Mae Simpson, Nov 4 1939, Kahoka, Clark County, Missouri.2,9,14 Velma, daughter of Edward Frederick Simpson & Anna Mae Scull, was born Aug 19 1923, Bald Bluff, Henderson County, Illinois.2,7,15
Harold and Velma were shown in the 1940 census (May 13 1940), Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois:12
In 1994-2010 Harold and Velma were still living in Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois.7,8,9,14,16
Harold Wilson Hinshaw died Mar 9 2010, at his home, Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois; age 92.9,10
Harold's obituary was published in "The Hawk Eye" (Burlington, Iowa) on March 10, 2010:9
Harold W. "Hen" Henshaw, 92, of Oquawka, Ill., died at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at his home.
Born Feb. 28, 1918, in Sampsel, Mo., he was the son of Doss and Lizzie Simmons Henshaw. On Nov. 4, 1939, he married Velma M. Simpson in Kahoka, Mo.
Mr. Henshaw worked at the button factory in Oquawka and operated a sawmill in Oquawka until 1961. He worked 17 years as a forester in Big River State Park and eight years with Des Moines County in conservation. He did small engine repairs at his shop in Oquawka after retiring. He was raised in Oquawka and Gladstone, Ill., where he attended local schools. He enjoyed fishing and family fish fries.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Dixie Bigger of Biggsville, Ill., and Joyce Jones and Nancy Henshaw, both of Oquawka; three sons, Jack L. Henshaw and Jay W. Henshaw, both of Oquawka, and Allen R. Henshaw of Keithsburg, Ill.; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Delores Olson and Shirley Lox, both of Oquawka; nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Turnbull Funeral Home in Oquawka where the family will receive friends.
The graveside funeral for Mr. Henshaw will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Oquawka Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for Henderson County Humane Society.
Velma died Sep 12 2014, at her home, Oquawka, Henderson County, Illinois; age 91.17
Velma's obituary was published in "The Register-Mail" (Galesburg, Illinois) on September 13, 2014:17
OQUAWKA - Velma Mae Henshaw, 91, Oquawka, died at 3:23 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at home.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Turnbull Funeral Home in Oquawka. Her family will receive friends beginning at 1:30 p.m. prior to the service. A memorial fund is being established for The Muscular Dystrophy Association.
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