+-- Benjamin Hinshaw | 1795-1849 +-- Nathan Hinshaw ----+ | 1827-1876 | | +-- Sarah A. Vestal | c1792-? Emmett Wilson Hinshaw ---+ B: 1872 | +-- Jeremiah Xenophon Sloan D: 1928 | | +-- Mary Green Sloan --+ 1832-1907 | +-- Martha Weathers M: Ada Eleanor Denham +-- Leo Newton Hinshaw, 1891-1919 +-- Margaret Blanche Hinshaw, 1893-1987 +-- Nathan Houser Hinshaw, 1896-1976 +-- Mary Edith Hinshaw, 1898-1966 +-- Emmett Ray Hinshaw, 1902-1903 +-- Ada Roberta Hinshaw, 1907- +-- Clara Mae Hinshaw, 1910-1997
|Emmett Wilson Hinshaw     [ID 00656]||Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view:|
Born Aug 11 1872, Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Missouri.1,135,190,a,b,c
He married Ada Eleanor Denham, Nov 9 1890.1,135,190,205,a    Ada, daughter of Nicholas + Margaret Denham, was born Jul 30 1873, Pleasant Hill, Missouri.190    (Jul 31 1873).a,b,d,c
Emmett moved from Missouri to Stafford County, Kansas in 1895.    He homesteaded a quarter section of land 3 miles west and 3 miles south of Stafford, Kansas.    Emmett and Ada lived in a dug-out for one year and then moved to the Hinshaw Ranch in 1896, assisting Emmett's brother William Henry.135
Emmett was a merchant in Reno County, Kansas.1    In 1897 Emmett and his brother J.N. purchased a general murchandise store in Plevna, Kansas, and renamed it the "Hinshaw and Hinshaw General Store".135    Emmett also owned the "Hinshaw Grain Company" and was one of the founders of the Plevna State Bank.135
Emmett and family were shown in the 1910 census (May 5 1910) Plevna Township, Reno County, Kansas:e
Emmett and family were again shown in the 1920 census (Jan 17 1920) Plevna, Reno County, Kansas:b
Emmett's funeral in the Plevna Methodist Church was the largest gathering of people ever assembled at Plevna, with over one thousand people attending.135
Widow Ada and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 19 1930) Plevna, Reno County, Kansas:d
At one time Ada also lived at 1010 N. Madison St., Hutchinson, Kansas.h,205
Ada died Oct 30 1955, Plevna, Reno County, Kansas; buried Plevna Cemetery, Plevna, Kansas.h,190,c
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.
135. "The History of the Hinshaws", a 1995 manuscript by Dale Nathan Hinshaw.
190. "The Hinshaw Family", an extensive family history manuscript by Heather Hinshaw-Tomas
205. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
(a) 1910 census, Plevna, Reno County, Kansas; ED 153, page 173A (sheet 11A), line #13, dwelling #69, family #72.
(b) 1920 census, Plevna, Reno County, Kansas; roll T625-546, ED 191, page 6A, line #28, dwelling #37, family #41.
(c) Plevna Cemetery burials; Kansas State Library and Archives:
(d) 1930 census, Plevna, Reno County, Kansas; roll T626-716, ED 48, page 2B, line #58, dwelling #43, family #44.
(e) 1910 census, Plevna Township, Reno County, Kansas; ED 153, page 173A (sheet 11A), line #13, dwelling #69, family #72.
(f) 1910 census, Plevna Township, Reno County, Kansas; ED 153, page 173B (sheet 11B), line #95, dwelling #95, family #98.
(g) 1930 census, Plevna, Reno County, Kansas; roll T626-716, ED 48, page 2B, line #63, dwelling #44, family #45.
(h) Contribution from Dale Nathan Hinshaw.
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