Ruth Hinshaw

                                       ┌── William Hinshaw
                                       │    1724-1814 
                ┌── Thomas Hinshaw ────┤
                │    1757-1825         │
                │                      └── Sarah Courtney
                │                           1730-c1768
Ruth Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1796         │                      ┌── William Marshill
D: 1840         │                      │
No Issue        └── Rebecca Marshill ──┤
                     1762-1836         │
                                       └── Rebecca Dixson
Ruth Hinshaw     [ID 00087] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born 8-13-1796, Randolph County, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,5  

At Cane Creek MM on 4-4-1829, Ruth and mother Rebecca and sister Rebekah were granted a certificate to White River MM, Indiana.  During that same year, Ruth's brother Simon and family, and brother Thomas and family, were all granted certificates to White Water1 (perhaps because their father had died four years earlier).  

At White River MM (Indiana) on 12-5-1829, Ruth & mother Rebecca & sister Rebecca were received on a certificate from Cane Creek MM, endorsed over to Springfield MM.6  

Ruth Hinshaw died Sep 15 1840, Indiana.4  Unmarried4

In her will dated Dec 26 1840 (probated May 28 1841, Wayne County, Indiana) Ruth bequeathed her estate to her brother Thomas and sister Rebecca.2  


  1. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  2. "Family of William & Rebecca Dixon Marshill, Cane Creek Monthly Meeting, Orange County, N.C.", by Thomas W. Marshall (Washington D.C., 1945, a typewritten manuscript), from the National Library of the Daughters of the American Revolution (Washington D.C.) "Marshill Family Genealogical Records 1700-1900", microfilm #0876559, item 5, in the LDS FHL.
  3. "Hinshaw Family Genealogical Notes", apparently prepared for William Wade Hinshaw by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1571899, Items 7-8
  4. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  5. Society of Friends, Cane Creek MM Records; LDS FHL microfilm #0371251
  6. "Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana", Part 2, subtitled "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume VII", (a compendium of many of the records left by William Wade Hinshaw on his death), edited by Willard Heiss; GS929.3 H47 in a local library.

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