Matilda Jane Hinshaw

                        ┌── Benjamin Hinshaw
                        │    1795-1849 
                        │
                        │
Matilda Jane Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1838                 │
D: 1925                 │
                        └── Sarah A. Vestal
                            c1792-?    
M: Elias Dodson Shelton

Matilda Jane Hinshaw     [ID 00645] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Feb 16 18381,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 [about 184210, Feb - 183611], Holly Spring MM, North Carolina1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 [Missouri10].  

She married Elias Dodson Shelton2,12,13,14,15,16 [Elias Dotson Shelton9], Dec 28 18562,12,13,14,15,16, Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Missouri2,12,13,14,15,16.  Elias, son of Jesse F./V. Shelton & Cecila Sisley Jones4,6,9,17, was born Dec 15 18374,6,9,17 [about 183410], Green County, Indiana4,6,9,17 [Missouri11].  

Children:2,18

Julian Shelton, born Jun 14 1857, Cass County, Missouri; died Oct 25 1858.
Sarah Sisley [Sarah Elizabeth] Shelton, born Sep 8 1858 [1859], Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Missouri; died Jan 6 1938, Salt Lake City, Utah; buried Jan 8 1938, Salt Lake City Cemetery; married James Mason/Mace Cochran, Jul 2 1875, Holt County, Missouri. 6,9
Jesse Grant Shelton, born Jul 5 1864, Cass County, Missouri; died Jan 12 1865.
Nancy Isabelle Shelton, born Aug 17 1871, Cass County, Missouri; died Jan 17 1873.
William Henry Shelton, born Dec 11 1877, Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Missouri; died Sep 30 1939, Salt Lake City, Utah; buried Oct 3 1939, Salt Lake City Cemetery; married Orpha Aton. 9
Andrew Shelton. 19

During the Civil War, Elias served with the Union forces in Company A, 2nd Battalion, Missouri State Militia Cavalry,17,20 serving from Mar 26 1862 to Dec 20 1862;20 discharged Kansas City, Missouri.20  

Matilda and family were shown in the 1860 census (Aug 13 1860), Peoria, Franklin County, Kansas Territory:6

E D Shelton, male, age 22, born in Indiana; farmer; $60 personal property.
M Shelton, female, age 21, born in North Carolina.
S Shelton, female, age 9 months, born in Missouri.

Matilda and family were shown in the 1870 census (Aug 12 1870), Polk Township, Cass County, Missouri:10

Shelton, Elias, age 35, born in Indiana; works out; $158 personal property.
Shelton, Matilda, age 28, born in Missouri; keeping house.
Shelton, Sarah, age 10, born in Missouri; attended school; cannot write.

Matilda and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 5 1880), Granite Township, Phillips County, Kansas:21

Shelton, Elias D., age 41, born in Indiana [unclear]; parents born in North Carolina; farmer.
Shelton, Matilda J., wife, age 42, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; house keeper.
Shelton, William H., son, age 3, born in Missouri [unclear]; parents born in North Carolina [sic].

Matilda and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 6 1900), Phillipsburg Township, Phillips County, Kansas:11

Shelton, Elias, head-of-household, age 62, born Dec 1837 in Missouri; parents born in Ohio; married 46 years; occupation: mail carrier; rented home.
Shelton, Matilda, wife, age 63, born Feb 1836 in North Carolina; father born in Ireland; mother born in Pennsylvania; married 46 years; 9 children, 2 living.
Shelton, William, son, age 22, born Dec 1877 in Missouri; father born in Ireland [sic]; mother born in North Carolina; single; occupation: day hand.

Matilda and family were shown in the 1902 city directory of Gypsum City, Saline County, Kansas:22

Shelton Elias D (Mrs Matilda J)
Shelton Wm (Mrs Orpha O O), wks Mo Pacific Ry

Elias died Nov 13 1907, 1130 West 2nd North, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; age 69y 10m 29d.4,9,17,20,23  

Matilda and son William were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 25 1910), 606 So. 12th St. West St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah:7

Shelton, Matilda, head-of-household, age 72, born in North Carolina; father born in Ireland; mother born in Pennsylvania; widow; 10 children, 2 living; occupation: none; owned home (mortgaged).
Shelton, William H., son, age 32, born in Missouri; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 7 years; occupation: [..unclear..] carrier.

Matilda and son William were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 10 1920), living in the household of daughter Sarah in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah:8

Cochran, Sarah S., head-of-household, age 62, born in Missouri; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; widow; rented home.
Cochran, Charles D., son, age 36, born in Nebraska; father born in Ohio; mother born in Missouri; divorced; occupation: laborer, streets.
Cochran, John W., son, age 27, born in Oregon; father born in Ohio; mother born in Missouri; divorced; occupation: carpenter, R.R. bridges.
Shelton, Matilda J., mother, age 81, born in North Carolina; father born in Ireland; mother born in Pennsylvania; widow.
Shelton, William H., brother, age 41, born in Missouri; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; divorced; occupation: [..unclear..] carrier, [..unclear..] bldg.

Matilda and family were shown in the 1920 city directory of Salt Lake City, Utah:22

Cochran Sarah r 635 S 11th West.
Shelton Matilda J (wid Elias D) r 635 S 11th West.
Matilda and family were shown in the 1922 city directory of Salt Lake City, Utah:22
Cochran Sarah S (wid J Mace) r 635 S 11th West.
Cochran Chas D lab b 635 S 11th West.
Shelton Matilda J (wid Elias D) rms 635 S 11th West.
Shelton Wm H lab rms 635 S 11th West.
Matilda and daughter Sarah were shown in the 1924 city directory of Salt Lake City, Utah:22
Cochran Sarah C (wid Jas M) r 626 Emery.
Shelton Matilda (wid Elias D) r 627 Emery.

Matilda Jane Hinshaw died Feb 28 1925, at her home, 626 Emery St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; age 87y 0m 12d.2,3,4,9,23,24,25,26  

Also see: Mary/Polly Morgam, widow of Matilda's brother Thomas, remarried to a Levi Shelton in Cass County, Missouri in 1849.

(photo)Photo: Matilda Jane Hinshaw & Elias Dodson Shelton marriage certificate Cass County, Missouri 16

(photo)Photo: Matilda Jane Hinshaw & Elias Dodson Shelton marriage record Cass County, Missouri 16

(photo)Photo: Matilda Jane Hinshaw death certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Elias Dotson Shelton death certificate 9


Sources

  1. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  2. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) computerized Ancestral File.
  3. Lineages, Inc., comp. "Gene Pool Individual Records". Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000.
  4. Salt Lake County, Utah, Death Records, 1908-1949; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1850 census, Cass County, Missouri; pg 94, dwelling #483:
    http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~mackley/Mo1850Jpegs/Cass50/CassP187.jpg.
  6. 1860 census, Peoria P.O., Peoria Township, Franklin County, Kansas Territory; roll M653-349, page 313, line #33, dwelling #2940.
  7. 1910 census, 2nd Ward, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; roll T624-1606, ED 111, page 43B, line #62, dwelling #156, family #159.
  8. 1920 census, 2nd Ward, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah; roll T625-1866, ED 119, page 6A, line #44, dwelling #9-10, family #9-10.
  9. Utah, Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. 1870 census, Pleasant Hill P.O., Polk Township, Cass County, Missouri; roll M593-767, page 688, line #20, dwelling #159, family #144.
  11. 1900 census, Phillipsburg Township, Phillips County, Kansas; roll T623-495, ED 126, page 3B, line #93, dwelling #62, family #62.
  12. "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.
  13. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Missouri.
  14. "Missouri, 1851-1900 Marriage Index".
  15. "Marriage Index: AR, MO, MS, TX"; http://www.genealogy.com.
  16. Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=158942.
  18. Ancestry Family Tree data "COCHRAN IMPORT" posted by "rodan32".
  19. Dale Hinshaw McMasters database: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/m/c/m/Dale-H-Mcmasters.
  20. Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah,1847-1966; http://www.ancestry.com.
  21. 1880 census, Granite Township, Phillips County, Kansas; roll T9-0392, ED 227, page 76C, line #31, dwelling #69, family #78.
  22. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995; http://www.ancestry.com.
  23. Utah Death Registers, 1847-1966; http://www.ancestry.com.
  24. Utah Cemetery Inventory, 1847-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  25. Salt Lake City, Utah, Cemetery Records, 1848-1992; http://www.ancestry.com.
  26. U.S., Cemetery Index from Selected States, 1847-2010; http://www.ancestry.com.


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