Gertrude G. Leslie

                                                  ┌── Richard Hinshaw
                                                  │    1814-1861 
                         ┌── John U. Hinshaw ─────┤
                         │    1857-?              │
                         │                        └── Catharine Miller
                         │                             1829-1857 
Gertrude G. Leslie ──────┤
B: 1889                  │
D: 1932                  │
                         └── Lydia M. Henderson
                              1859-<1940
M: Thomas Lloyd VanMeter

Gertrude G. Leslie     [ID 07312] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Gertrude G. Leslie1,2 [Gertrude Hinshaw3].

Born Oct 10 1889, Indiana.1,2,3,4  (c1893).5  

Gertrude, a servant girl in the household of John U. Hinshaw & Lydia Henderson,1,2 appears to have been adopted (formally or informally) by John & Lydia Hinshaw,6 or at least she seems to have taken the Hinshaw name.3  

She married Thomas Lloyd VanMeter3,4 [Loyd VanMeter3, Lloyd VanMeter4,7], Nov 30 19123,4, White County, Indiana3,4.  Thomas, son of Jacob VanMeter & Mary V. Hughes, was born Jun 19 1886, White County, Indiana.3,4,5,8,9,10,11  (Jun 18 1886).7  

Thomas Lloyd VanMeter registered for the World War I draft in White County, Indiana.  He declared he was born June 19 1886 in White County, Indiana, and was then residing in Monticello, [White County,] Indiana where he had a dependent wife and was a self-employed farmer.  He was recorded as short, stout, brown eyes, black hair.10  

Gertrude and Lloyd were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 15 1920), Liberty Township, White County, Indiana:5

VanMeter, Thomas L., head-of-household, age 33, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; rented home; occupation: farmer, farm.
VanMeter, Gertrude G., wife, age 27, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in U.S.

Gertrude and Lloyd were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 21 1930), Liberty Township, White County, Indiana:4

Van Meter, Lloyd, head-of-household, age 43, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; first married at age 26; rented home; radio in home; occupation: farmer, general farm; not a war veteran.
Van Meter, Gertrude, wife, age 40, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; first married at age 23.

Gertrude G. Leslie died Sep 13 1932, buried Riverview Cemetery, Monticello, White County, Indiana.12  

Lloyd remarried to Lova L. Helfrick, Apr 30 193612 (two children).12  

In 1977 Lloyd was living in/near Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana.7  

Thomas died Apr 30 1977, Jasper County, Indiana; age 90.7,11,12  

Social Security information for Thomas Lloyd VanMeter: 312-38-0466


Sources

  1. 1900 census, Monon Township, White County, Indiana; roll T623-413, ED 132, page 12A, line #24, dwelling #233, family #237.
  2. 1910 census, Monon Township, White County, Indiana; roll T624-389, ED 215, page 97A, line #34, dwelling #43, family #45.
  3. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  4. 1930 census, Liberty Township, White County, Indiana; roll T626-638, ED 8, page 5B, line #63, dwelling #81, family #84.
  5. 1920 census, Liberty Township, White County, Indiana; roll T625-475, ED 221, page 7B, line #87, dwelling #130, family #133.
  6. Speculation.
  7. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  8. 1900 census, Liberty Township, White County, Indiana; roll T623-413, ED 131, page 6A, line #19, dwelling #117, family #123.
  9. 1910 census, Liberty Township, White County, Indiana; roll T624-389, ED 213, page 11A, line #3, dwelling #191, family #191.
  10. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. Jasper County, Indiana Deaths, 1921-77; http://www.ancestry.com.
  12. Contribution from Peggy Altman ().


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