Lydia Fremont "Freme" Hinshaw

                                                            ┌── William Hinshaw
                                                            │    1804-1887 
                                 ┌── Thomas Doane Hinshaw ──┤
                                 │    1835-1911             │
                                 │                          └── Matilda Bewley Doane
                                 │                               1804-1840 
Lydia Fremont "Freme" Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1862                          │                          ┌── Levi Lundy
D: 1945                          │                          │
                                 └── Anna Harriet Lundy ────┤
                                      1842-1890             │
                                                            └── Sarah Wickersham
M: William Henry Holmes, III

M: - Peckham

Lydia Fremont "Freme" Hinshaw     [ID 00507] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Feb 28 1862, Hardin County, Iowa.1,2,3,4,5,6  

She married William Henry Holmes, III, May 28 1881.1,2,3,7,8,9  William was born about 1850, Hartford, Connecticut.6,10  


Iva Irene Holmes, born c1884 (c1882); died 1959; married Herbert Leigh Lawrence. 5

William died before Apr 15 1910.5,6  

Widow Lydia, with daughter Iva and her husband, were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 15 1910), living in the household of her brother William Wade, 210 Garfield Ave., Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana:5

Holmes, Fremont H, sister, age 48, born in Iowa; father born in Tennessee; mother born in Ohio; single; 1 child, 1 living.
Lawrence, Herbert L, boarder, age 25, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; married (first marriage); occupation: agent, newspaper.
Lawrence, Iva I., boarder, age 26, born in Dakota; father born in Iowa [sic]; mother born in New York [sic]; married (first marriage).

Lydia was shown in the 1920 census (Jan 21 1920), 802 Oakland Ave., Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan:6

Holmes, Fremont H., head-of-household, age 57, born in Iowa; father born in Tennessee; mother born in Ohio; widow; occupation: none.
Lawrence, Iva H., daughter, age 37, born in South Dakota; father born in Connecticut; mother born in Iowa; married; occupation: none.
Hinshaw, William W Jr, nephew, age 21, born in Indiana; parents born in Iowa; single; occupation: none.
Hinshaw, Thomas B [sic], nephew, age 20, born in Illinois; parents born in Iowa; single; occupation: none.
Hinshaw, Anne M, niece, age 18, born in Illinois; parents born in Iowa; single; occupation: none.
La[..unclear], servant, age 35, born in Michigan; single; occupation: servant, private home.

She then married - Peckham.7  


Valera Bedell Peckham; married Sheridan Kinyon. 11

Lydia Fremont "Freme" Hinshaw died Apr 13 1945, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Dade County, Florida; age 83 years, 1 month, 16 days.12  

Funeral services were held at Trinity Episcopal Church, April 16, 1945, 11 A.M.  Her body was cremated in Miami, Dade County, Florida on April 16, 1945.12  

Lydia's obituary was published April 13, 1945, as follows:

Mrs. Freemont [sic] Hinshaw Holmes, 83, 446 N. E. 26th st., died Friday in a hospital.  She came from Ann Arbor, Mich., 16 years ago, and is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Iva H. Lawrence, Miami, and Mrs. D. B. Kinyon, Ann Arbor.  Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Trinity Episcopal church.  Combs funeral home is in charge.

(photo)Photo: Lydia about age 9 with parents and family 13

(photo)Photo: Lydia Fremont "Freme" Hinshaw 1878 14

(photo)Photo: William Henry Holmes 1880 13


  1. "The Hinshaw and Henshaw Families", by William Hinshaw; edited by Milo Custer; private printing, Bloomington, Illinois, 1911; Frank I. Miller Co., printers. LDS microfilm number 1402822.
  2. "The William Wade Hinshaw Index to [Iowa] Quaker Meeting Records", a microfiche in the LDS Family History Library.
  3. "Johnston of Caskieben, Crimond, and Caiesmill" by Lorand V. Johnson, microfilm #0982174, Item 1, in the LDS Family History Library.
  4. Contribution from Nicole Wing citing:
    Inscription on the back of a family photo, written by Anna Marie Hinshaw.
  5. 1910 census, Valparaiso, Center Township, Porter County, Indiana; roll T624-374, ED 138, page 1B, line #83, dwelling #22, family #22.
  6. 1920 census, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan; roll T625-799, ED 141, page 5A, line #40, dwelling #114, family #129.
  7. Contribution from Dee March ().
  8. Contribution from Nicole Wing citing:
    Information from a photo album belonging to Lydia's daughter Valera.
  9. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  10. Contribution from Nicole Wing citing:
    Inscription on the back of a photo of William Henry Holmes III.
  11. Contribution from Nicole Wing.
  12. Contribution from Nicole Wing citing:
    Information from Lydia's Memorial Book.
  13. Photo courtesy of Nicole Wing.
  14. Photo courtesy of Jeffrey W. Hill ().

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