Ambrose Hinshaw

Ambrose Hinshaw
B: 1841 
D: 1911 
M: Elmira Anderson
   ├── Ida E. Hanshaw (c1868-?) 1,2
   ├── William H. Hanshaw (c1871-?) 2,3
   ├── Eva Hanshaw (1877-?) 2,3,4
   ├── Hattie O. Henshaw (1880-?) 2,3,4,5
   ├── Earnest Ambrose Hinshaw (1881-?) 3,4,5
   ├── John Wesley Hinshaw (1884-1954) 3,5,6
   ├── Mamie E. Henshaw (1890-) 5
   └── Jessie R. Henshaw (1894-1990) 5,7

Ambrose Hinshaw     [ID 06960] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Ambrose Hinshaw3 [Ambrose Hanshaw2,8, Ambrose Henshaw1,5].

Born Jul - 1841, Indiana.1,2,5,8  

Ambrose was shown in the 1850 census (Sep 5 1850), living in the household of a Joseph Hoges in Lee Center Township, Lee County, Illinois:9

Ambrose Kinhaw, age 10, born in Indiana; attended school.

Ambrose was shown in the 1860 census, living and working in the household of a John D. Tourtilott in Sublette, Lee County, Illinois:8

Ambrose Hanshaw, age 19, born in Indiana; farm laborer.

On Jun 14 186110 (Jun 7 1861)11 Ambrose Henshaw, a resident of Putnam County, Indiana, enlisted as a private in Company F, 15th Indiana Infantry; transferred Dec 7 1862 to Company L, 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment.10,12  Discharged Dec 10 1865 for exemplary service at San Antonio, Texas.11,13  

He married Elmira Anderson.2,3,14  Elmira was born about 1851, Indiana.1,2,3  

Ambrose and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 22 1870), East Grove Township, Lee County, Illinois:1

Henshaw, Ambrose, age 29, born in Indiana; farmer.
Henshaw, Almira, age 17, born in Indiana.
Henshaw, Ida E., age 2, born in Indiana.

Ambrose and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 12 1880), Lynden Township, Furnas County, Nebraska:2

Hanshaw, Ambrose, age 38, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; farmer.
Hanshaw, Elmira, wife, age 28, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; keeping house.
Hanshaw, Ida E., daughter, age 12, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; attended school.
Hanshaw, William H., son, age 9, born in Illinois; parents born in Indiana; attended school.
Hanshaw, Eva, daughter, age 3, born in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.
Hanshaw, Hattie, daughter, age 4 months, born Feb [1880] in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.

Ambrose and family were shown in the 1885 Nebraska state census (Jun 12-13 1885), Lynden Precinct, Furnas County, Nebraska:3

Hinshaw, Ambros, age 45, born in Indiana; father born in Virginia; mother born in Indiana; farmer.
Hinshaw, Elmira, wife, age 34, born in Indiana; parents born in South Carolina; keeps house.
Hinshaw, William, [..relationship unclear..], age 19, born in Illinois; parents born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Eva, daughter, age 8, born in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana; attended school.
Hinshaw, Hattie, daughter, age 5, born in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Earnest, son, age 3, born in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, John, son, age 1, born in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.
Also living in Furnas County, Nebraska in 1885 was the family of John W. Hanshaw #12461.15  

On Feb 2 1889 Ambrose Henshaw, in Nebraska, claimed a Civil War pension as an invalid veteran of Company F Indiana Infantry and Company L 4th U.S. Cavalry.16  

Ambrose was shown in the 1890 Veterans Schedule, Furnas County, Nebraska:11

Ambrose Henshaw, private, Company L, 4th U.S.; enlisted June 7th 1861; discharged Dec 10 1865; served 4 years 6 months.

Elmira died before Jun 11 1900.5  

Widower Ambrose and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 11 1900), Lynden Township, Furnas County, Nebraska:5

Henshaw, Ambrose, head-of-household, age 58, born July 1841 in Indiana; father born in Virginia; mother born in Indiana; widower; occupation: farmer; rented farm.
Henshaw, Earnest, son, age 18, born Nov 1881 in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana; occupation: farm laborer.
Henshaw, Hattie O., daughter, age 20, born Feb 1880 in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana.
Henshaw, John W., son, age 15, born June 1884 in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana; occupation: farm laborer; attended school 3 months.
Henshaw, Mamie E., daughter, age 10, born Feb 1890 in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana; attended school 8 months.
Henshaw, Jessie R., daughter, age 6, born Jan 1894 in Nebraska; parents born in Indiana; attended school 8 months.
Trowbridge, Rufus, boarder, age 62, born Apr 1838 in New York; father born in Vermont; mother born in Connecticut; widower; occupation: tourist.

Ambrose Hinshaw died Apr 5 1911.17  "Body shipped to Pendley, Nebraska".17  

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Sources

  1. 1870 census, Amboy P.O., East Grove Township, Lee County, Illinois; roll M593-246, page 362, line #22, dwelling #7, family #7.
  2. 1880 census, Lynden Township, Furnas County, Nebraska; roll T9-749, ED 24, page 697C, line #1, dwelling #93, family #95.
  3. 1885 Nebraska state census, Lynden Precinct, Furnas County, Nebraska; Group M352, ED 311, page 8, line #24, dwelling #73, family #90.
  4. 1885 Nebraska state census, Lynden Township, Furnas County, Nebraska; Group M352, ED 311, page 8, line #24, dwelling #73, family #90.
  5. 1900 census, Lynden Township, Furnas County, Nebraska; roll T623-927, ED 63, page 3B, line #60, dwelling #56, family #58.
  6. RootsWeb California Death Index:
    http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi.
  7. California, Death Index, 1940-1997; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. 1860 census, Sublette, Lee County, Illinois; roll M653-198, page 471, line #23, dwelling #1831, family #1686.
  9. 1850 census, Lee Center Township, Lee County, Illinois; roll M432-116, page 109, line #29, dwelling #38, family #38.
  10. American Civil War Soldiers; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. 1890 Veterans Schedules; http://www.ancestry.com.
  12. U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914; http://www.ancestry.com.
  14. RootsWeb California Death Index:
    http://vitals.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi.
  15. 1885 Nebraska state census, Arapahoe Precinct, Furnas County, Nebraska; Group M352, ED 308, page 10, line #38, dwelling #98, family #101.
  16. Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. U.S., Burial Registers, Military Posts and National Cemeteries, 1862-1960; http://www.ancestry.com.


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