Henry Alexander Hinshaw

                                                      ┌── Benjamin Hinshaw
                                                      │    1805-1855 
                           ┌── Daniel Hinshaw ────────┤
                           │    1836-1912             │
                           │                          └── Jedidah Hinshaw
                           │                               1812-c1849
Henry Alexander Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1865                    │                          ┌── Alexander Nelson
D: 1927                    │                          │
                           └── Cyntha Eunice Nelson ──┤
                                1840-1920             │
                                                      └── Jane "Jennie" McVey
M: Elvira Jeanette Andrew
   ├── James Ezra Hinshaw (1885-1958) 1,2
   ├── Rossie Hinshaw  1
   ├── Mary Bertha Hinshaw (1886-?) 1,3
   ├── Margaret Adaline Hinshaw (1888-1975) 1,3,4
   ├── Carry Ellen Hinshaw (1889-?) 1,3,5
   ├── Robert Henry Hinshaw (1890-1971) 1,3,4,5
   ├── Anna Belle Hinshaw (1891-1964) 1,3,5,6
   ├── Albert Wayne Hinshaw (1893-1970) 1,3,5
   ├── Cynthia Myrtle Hinshaw (1894-1977) 1,3,4,5
   ├── Unity Flossie Hinshaw (1896-) 1,3,5
   ├── Thomas Franklin Hinshaw (1898-1970) 1,3,5
   ├── Orrell Daniel Hinshaw (1901-1976) 1,4,5,7,8
   ├── Benjamin Roosevelt Hinshaw (1904-1979) 1,4,5,7,9
   └── David Edwin Hinshaw (1910-1975) 1,7,10

Henry Alexander Hinshaw     [ID 00862] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jun 20 1865, North Carolina.1,3,5,7,11,12,13  

He married Elvira Jeanette Andrew3,11 [Elvira Jeanette Andrews1], about 18833,11 [about 18855].  Elvira, daughter of Isaac Andrew & Unity Carlyle, was born Dec 18 1860, North Carolina.1,3,7,11,12  

Henry and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 26-27 1900), Patterson Township, Alamance County, North Carolina:3

Hinshaw, Henry A., head-of-household, age 34, born Jun 1865 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 17 years; occupation: farmer; rented farm.
Hinshaw, Elvira J., wife, age 39, born Dec 1860 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 17 years; 10 children, 10 living.
Hinshaw, Mary B., daughter, age 13, born Oct 1886 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Margret A., daughter, age 12, born Feb 1888 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Carrie E., daughter, age 11, born Mar 1889 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Robert H., son, age 9, born Sept 1890 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Annie B., daughter, age 8, born Oct 1891 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Albert W., son, age 7, born Feb 1893 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school 4 months.
Hinshaw, Cyntha M., daughter, age 5, born Oct 1894 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Hinshaw, Unity F., daughter, age 3, born Aug 1896 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Hinshaw, Thomas F., son, age 2, born Apr 1898 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Henry and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 28 1910), Melville Township, Alamance County, North Carolina:5

Henshaw, Henry A., head-of-household, age 45, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 25 years; occupation: farmer, home farm; owned farm (mortgaged).
Henshaw, Elvira J., wife, age 47, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 25 years; 14 children, 13 living.
Henshaw, Carrie E., daughter, age 19, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: skinner, cotton mill.
Henshaw, Robert H., son, age 18, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: farm laborer, home farm.
Henshaw, Annie B., daughter, age 17, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: skinner, cotton mill.
Henshaw, Albert, son, age 16, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: farm laborer, home farm.
Henshaw, Mozella, daughter, age 14, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Henshaw, Flossie, daughter, age 12, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Henshaw, Tommie, son, age 11, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Henshaw, Isreal, son, age 9, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Henshaw, Ben, son, age 5, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Henry and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 15-17 1920), Newlin Township, Alamance County, North Carolina [page very faded]:7

Hinshaw, Henry A., head-of-household, age 54, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; owned home; occupation: farmer [unclear], general.
Hinshaw, Elvira J., wife, age 60, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Hinshaw, Daniel R., son, age 19 [unclear], born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Benjamin R., son, age 14 [unclear], born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Edwin, son, age 9 [unclear], born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.

Henry Alexander Hinshaw died Jan 31 1927, Saxapahaw, Alamance County, North Carolina; buried Rocky River Friends Cemetery, Chatham County, North Carolina.1,12,14  

Henry's obituary was published in "The American Friend" on February 17, 1927 (page 128).14  

Widow Elvira was shown in the 1930 census, living in the home of daughter Annie at 914 E. Davis St., Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina:6

Coleman, Annie B., head-of-household, age 36, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married, first married at age 20; rented home ($2 rent); no radio in home; occupation: spinner cotton mill.
Coleman, Inez, daughter, age 17, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: tops, hosier mill.
Coleman, Hulda [..middle initial unclear..], daughter, age 8, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Coleman, Robert A., son, age 5, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Hinshaw, Elvira J., mother, age 68, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widow; occupation: housekeeper, home.

Elvira died Feb 14 1935, buried Rocky River Friends Cemetery, Chatham County, North Carolina.1,12  


Sources

  1. A handwritten document titled "Hinshaws - Early Chatham Co. & Cane Creek Quaker Meeting", by William C. & Nolan Moran.
  2. Idaho, Death Index, 1890-1962; http://www.ancestry.com.
  3. 1900 census, Patterson Township, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T623-1180, ED 1, page 13A, line #13, dwelling #251, family #251.
  4. Obituary of Robert Henry Hinshaw.
  5. 1910 census, Melville Township, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T624-1095, ED 13, page 182B, line #21, dwelling #88, family #88.
  6. 1930 census, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T626-1671, ED 21, page 8B, line #57, dwelling #124, family #142.
  7. 1920 census, Newlin Township, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T625-1282, ED 11, page 5A, line #21, dwelling #88, family #88.
  8. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. Contribution from John Will Bradshaw ().
  10. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24606139.
  11. Contribution from John Will Bradshaw.
  12. Contribution from Waldo Hinshaw citing: "Rocky River Cemetery Listing",
    "Piedmont North Carolina Cemeteries, Volume 2". Mr & Mrs L S Hornaday Jr.
    Published 1990 by L S Hornaday, Burlington, NC 27217.
  13. 1880 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T9-0957, page 137D, line #40, family #120.
  14. Earlham College Library; "American Friend Obituary Index":
    http://www.earlham.edu/~libr/content/friends/obituaries/index.html.


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