Richard Thompson Hinshaw

                                                             ┌── Uriah Hinshaw
                                                             │    1785-1843 
                            ┌── Ezra Hinshaw ────────────────┤
                            │    1816-1841                   │
                            │                                └── Mary Elizabeth Lewis
                            │                                     1783-1837 
Richard Thompson Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1841                     │                                ┌── Thomas Hackney
D: 1912                     │                                │
                            └── Nancy Ann Thompson Hackney ──┤
                                 1819-1907                   │
                                                             └── Elizabeth Jones
M: Ann E. Lowery

Richard Thompson Hinshaw     [ID 05325] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Aug 5 1841, Friendsville, Blount County, Tennessee.1,2  

During the Civil War, Richard served as a seargant in Company D, 3rd Tennessee Infantry.1,3,4  

Richard was shown in the 1870 census, living with his uncle Zimri and aunts Asenath and Serena in Jasper County, Iowa.5  

He married Ann E. Lowery6 [Anna Lowrey2], Feb 15 18726, Henry County, Indiana6.  Ann was born Apr 15 1837.2  

Richard lived in Reasoner, Iowa.2  

The following article was published in the "Kellogg Enterprise" (Kellogg, Iowa) on December 21, 1888:7

Mr. and Mrs. R.T. Hinshaw of Reasnor, and Mr. and Mrs. Ezra Hinshaw of Rushville, Sundayed in town.

In 1891, in Iowa, Anna E. Hinshaw applied for a pension as wife of Richard T. Hinshaw, invalid, veteran of Company D, 3rd Tennessee Infantry.4  

Richard Thompson Hinshaw died Jun 13 1912, Jasper County, Iowa.1,2  

On Jul 25 1912, in Iowa, Anna E. Hinshaw again applied for a pension as widow of Richard T. Hinshaw, veteran.4  

Ann died Nov 16 1916, buried Newton, Jasper County, Iowa.2

(photo)Photo: Richard T. Hinshaw 8


  1. Contribution from Phyllis Martin ().
  2. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  3. U.S. National Park Service - "Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System":
  4. National Archives and Records Administration. "General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934":
    "Civil War Pension Index". [database] Provo, UT:, 2000.
  5. 1870 census, Kellogg Township, Jasper County, Iowa; page 303, line #24, dwelling #19, family #20.
  6. Henry County, Indiana Index to Marriage Records, Book 1, Vol. 2,
    1850-1920, Indiana Works Progress Administration; Book CC-4, page 539.
  7. "Kellogg Enterprise", Dec 21 1888;
  8. Photo courtesy of Douglas Hackney ():

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