Edgar Simpson Hanshaw

                                                 ┌── Peter Hanshewc1820-?    
                         ┌── Daniel H. Hanshaw ──┤
                         │    1855-1925          │
                         │                       └── Lourana Rakes
                         │                           c1832-?    
Edgar Simpson Hanshaw ───┤
B: 1898                  │                       ┌── Eli Hinds
D: 1929                  │                       │
                         └── Emma May Hinds ─────┤
                              1869-1936          │
                                                 └── Sarah "Sally" E. Lewis
M: Nellie Price
   ├── Dwyer M. Hanshaw (c1922-) 1,2
   └── Paul H. Hanshaw (1924-1971) 1,2

Edgar Simpson Hanshaw     [ID 09267] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Nov 12 1898, Ohio.3,4,5,6,7  

On Sep 9 1918 Edgar Simpson Hanshaw, age 19, registered for the World War I draft in Huntington, West Virginia.  He declared he was born Nov 12 1898, and was then residing at 1728 4th Ave., Huntington, West Virginia where he was a painter employed by Carbon Coal & Fuel Co. of Paint Creek, West Virginia.  He declared his nearest relative was Mrs. Emma Hanshaw of the same address.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, brown eyes, light brown hair.5  

He married Nellie Price.2  Nellie was born about 1903, West Virginia.2  

Edgar Simpson Hanshaw died Jun 9 1929, at his home, 202 37th Street, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia; age 30y 6m 27d.7,8  

Widow Nellie and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 8 1930), 202 38th Street, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia:2

Hanshaw, Nellie, head-of-household, age 27, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; widow; rented home ($15.00 rent); no radio in home; occupation: top stitcher, shoe factory.
Hanshaw, Dwyer M., son, age 8, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Paul H., son, age 6, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia.
Hanshaw, Emma M., mother-in-law, age 57, born in Tennessee; parents born in Ohio; widow.
Hanshaw, Jess D., brother-in-law, age 37, born in Ohio; father born in West Virginia; mother born in Tennessee; single; occupation: carman, foundry co.; not a war veteran.
Price, Ray, brother, age 19, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; single; occupation: shipping dept, table co.

(photo)Photo: Edgar Simpson Hanshaw death certificate Cabell County, West Virginia 7


  1. Contribution from William Hanshaw.
  2. 1930 census, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia; roll T626-2529, ED 36, page 7B, line #74, dwelling #144, family #174.
  3. 1900 census, Grant District, Cabell County, West Virginia; roll T623-1756, ED 3, page 8B, line #85, dwelling #144, family #146.
  4. 1910 census, 4th Ward, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia; roll T624-1678, ED 34, page 1A, line #30, dwelling #6, family #6.
  5. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  6. 1920 census, 3rd Ward, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia; roll T625-1950, ED 25, page 16B, line #81, dwelling #299, family #364.
  7. Edgar Simpson Hanshaw death certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
  8. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; http://www.ancestry.com.

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