┌── Jehu Hinshaw │ 1819-1903 ┌── William M. Hinshaw ──┤ │ 1842-1920 │ │ └── Cynthia Ann Elizabeth Beeler │ 1821-1858 Bert Lee Hinshaw ───┤ B: 1879 │ ┌── Barret F. Roath D: 1954 │ │ └── Clara Roth ──────────┤ 1844-1920 │ └── Milly Calhoun M: Emma Koss ├── Rolland John Hinshaw (1902-1968) 1,2 └── Richard G. Hinshaw (c1913-1937) 2,3,4 M: Fern M. Doty
|Bert Lee Hinshaw [ID 00574]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Oct 10 1879, Fulton County, Illinois.1,2,4,5,6,7
Bert L. Hinshaw, from Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, served as a Private during the Spanish-American war. He joined Troop B, First Illinois Cavalry, one of two state militia companies from Bloomington. The troop left Bloomington on April 27, 1898 and was mustered-in in Springfield, then sent to Camp Thomas, Chickamauga Park, Georgia, preparing to be shipped-out to Cuba. They never saw any action however, since the war ended before they could ship-out. They remained at Camp Thomas until August 26, moved to Fort Sheridan, Ill., were given 30 days furlough, and were mustered-out on October 11, 1898.8,9
He married Emma Koss, Dec 25 1900, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois.1,3 Emma was born Nov 10 1882.1
He then married Fern M. Doty2,4,10 [Mabel Fern Doty3], about 19172,4,10. Fern, daughter of Henry Doty & Effie M. Sackett, was born Oct 13 1889, Illinois.2,3,10,11,12
On Apr 8 1918, Bert L. Hinshaw applied for a pension as an invalid, veteran of Company B, 1st Illinois Cavalry.13
Bert and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 3 1920), Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, living in the household of his widowed mother-in-law:2
Bert and family were again shown in the 1930 census (Apr 2 1930), 1546 Selby Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota:4
Bert Lee Hinshaw died Aug 24 1954, St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota; buried Plot F-2,0,659, Fort Snelling National Cemetery, 7601 34th Ave S, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.11,12
In 1980 Fern was still living in St. Paul, Minnesota.10
Fern died Jan 16 1980, Ramsey County, Minnesota; buried Plot F-2,0,660, Fort Snelling National Cemetery, 7601 34th Ave S, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.10,11,12
Social Security information for Fern M. Doty: 470-76-5952
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