Barbara Myrth Hinshaw

                                                      ┌── Elmer Elsworth Hinshaw
                                                      │    1861-1907 
                         ┌── Eldon Elsworth Hinshaw ──┤
                         │    1891-1991               │
                         │                            └── Ida Ruth Dingman
                         │                                 1867-1896 
Barbara Myrth Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1918                  │                            ┌── N.A. Ingram
D: 1982                  │                            │
                         └── Verna Emma Ingram ───────┤
                              1893-1996               │
                                                      └── Lillie Bogart
M: Henry Frolich, Jr.

M: Jay Darwin Bacon, Jr.

M: Robert McFarlane

M: Howard Fieler Sievers

Barbara Myrth Hinshaw     [ID 07592] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jan 16 1918, Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington.1,2,3,4,5,6,7  

Barbara was shown in the 1935 city directory of Everett, Washington:8

Hinshaw Barbara M clk Safeway Stores r 1415 Oakes av
Hinshaw Duane E slsmn Safeway Stores r 1415 Oakes av
Hinshaw Eldon E (Verna E) mgr Safeway Stores h 1415 Oakes av
Barbara was shown in the 1937 city directory of Everett, Washington:8
Hinshaw Barbara M slsmn Hughes r 2302 Baker av
Hinshaw Duane E slsmn Payless Food Stores r 2302 Baker av
Hinshaw Eldon E (Verna E) (Payless Food Stores) h 2302 Baker av

She married Henry Frolich, Jr., Dec 31 1938, Riverton, King County, Washington.9  

Barbara was shown in the 1939 city directory of Tacoma, Washington:8

Hinshaw Barbara slswn Hughes Apparel Shop r818 S 11th apt 309

Barbara was shown in the 1940 census (Apr 30 1940), living in (or staying in) a lodging house at 4540 17th Avenue N.E., Seattle, King County, Washington:7

Hinshaw, Barbara M, lodger, age 22, born in Washington; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in Everett, Washington; single; occupation: saleslady, retail apparel; worked 28 weeks in 1939; $560 wages in 1939.

She then married Jay Darwin Bacon, Jr., Apr 18 1941, at her parents' home, 2302 Baker Ave., Everett, Snohomish County, Washington.9  (Marriage license Apr 18 1941, King County, Washington).9  Jay, son of Jay Darwin + Harriet C. Bacon, was born Apr 28 1916, Denver County, Colorado.3,10,11  


Bradley Bacon.

Jay died Feb 14 194310,13 [Dec 10 19453,14,15], Solomon Island10,13.  Jay was a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserves11,13,16 (Merchant Marine),14 and was killed in action16 (missing in action).13,14  Distinguished Flying Cross;14 monument at Fort William Mckinley, Manila, the Philippines.14,15  

Jay's death was probably a factor in his father's suicide;17 Jay Darwin Bacon, Sr., on May 29 1948, became the 97th person to commit suicide off the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.18,19,20  

Barbara was shown in the 1944 city directory of living with her parents in Everett, Washington:8

Bacon Barbara H Mrs stdt GHofE r 2302 Baker av

She then married Robert McFarlane, Sep 14 1953, Skagit County, Washington.9  Robert was born about 1912, Seattle, King County, Washington.9  

She then married Howard Fieler Sievers, Dec 2 1959, Whitman County, Washington.9  Howard, son of - Sievers & - Fieler, was born Feb 6 1909, Everett, Snohomish County, Washington.3,9,20  


William Gordon "Gordy" Sievers, born Nov 11 1953; Monroe, Washington; died Mar 29 2004, Kent, Washington; married Debra M. "Debby" Ries/Engel, Nov 28 1981, Everett, Washington. 3,9,21,22,23,24

Barbara and Howard apparently divorced.  Howard remarried to Ruth Ward Phillips, Jun 27 1965;9 then to Barbara Edwards Wescott, Sep 20 1969.9  Howard died Apr 10 1981, Riverside County, California.3,20  

Barbara Myrth Hinshaw died Jun 7 1982, Belleview, King County, Washington; age 64.2,3,25,26  Death certificate #015718.25

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw with brother Duane and sister Twila 27

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw & Henry Frolich, Jr. marriage certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw & Jay D. Bacon, Jr. marriage certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw & Jay D. Bacon, Jr. marriage certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw & Robert McFarlane marriage certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Barbara M. Hinshaw & Howard Fieler Sievers marriage certificate 9

Social Security information for Barbara Myrth Hinshaw: 533-09-4245

Social Security information for Jay Darwin Bacon, Jr.: 570-07-5611

Social Security information for Howard Fieler Sievers: 532-28-6972


  1. Contribution from Duane Eldon Hinshaw.
  2. Ancestry Family Tree data "Patterson/Hinshaw Tree" posted by "lpatt9981".
  3. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  4. Washington, Births, 1883-1935;
  5. 1920 census, Goldendale Township, Klickitat County, Washington; roll T625-1932, ED 104, page 14B, line #56, dwelling #3, family #2.
  6. 1930 census, North Ward, Enumclaw, King County, Washington; roll T626-2490, ED 276, page 5A, line #23, dwelling #92, family #92.
  7. 1940 census, Seattle, King County, Washington; roll T627-4376, ED 40-82, page 16B, line #64, household #477.
  8. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989;
  9. Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004;
  10. Ancestry Family Tree data "Bacon Family Tree" posted by "Kristin Bacon".
  11. 1940 census, U.S. Naval Air Station, Sand Point, King County, Washington; roll T627-4346, ED 17-179, page 1A, line #20, household #6.
  12. Contribution from Caprice Hinshaw Kutz.
  13. WWII Military Personnel Missing In Action or Lost At Sea, 1941-1946;
  14. World War II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas;
  16. World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945;
  17. Speculation.
  18. "Fresno Bee" (Fresno, California), May 31 1948;
  19. "The Modesto Bee" (Modesto, California), Jun 1 1948;
  20. California, Death Index, 1940-1997;
  23. Obituary of Gordy Sievers; "South Whidbey Record" (South Whidbey, Washington), Mar 29 2004:
  24. Obituary of John C. Engel, Jr. "The Herald" (Everett, Washington), Sep 23-24 2012:
  25. Washington Death Index, 1940-1996;
  26. Contribution from Pamela Blain Spears.
  27. Photo courtesy of Charles Barry Hinshaw.

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