Amos Isaiah Hanshaw

                                               ┌── Francis Hanshawc1802-1870 
                       ┌── Francis Hanshaw ────┤
                       │    1831-1914          │
                       │                       └── Mary Ann Obrion Simmons
                       │                           c1801-?    
Amos Isaiah Hanshaw ───┤
B: 1878                │                       ┌── Christopher Bloomer
D: 1961                │                       │
                       └── Polly Ann Bloomer ──┤
                            1845-1914          │
                                               └── Mary Jane Williams
M: Myrtle E. O'Daniels
   ├── Masel M. Hanshaw (c1903-) 1,2
   ├── Clarence William Hanshaw (1909-1956) 1,2,3,4
   ├── Leonard James Hanshaw (1912-1962) 2,3,5,6
   ├── Lonnie Denver Hanshaw (1913-1962) 2,3,7
   ├── Arnold Lee Hanshaw (1915-1999) 2,3
   └── Irene Opal Hanshaw (1918-1959) 2,3,8

M: Mary -

M: Laura Mae Atkinson

Amos Isaiah Hanshaw     [ID 09290] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Amos Isaiah Hanshaw9 [Amos Izar Hanshaw10,11,12].

Born Sep 13 1878, Clay County, West Virginia.13  (Sep - 1877).2,3,14,15  (Sep 13 1879).9,10,16  (c1885).  (Aug 14 1872).17,18  (c1881).11  

He married Myrtle E. O'Daniels1,8,12,19 [Merty O'Daniels19], Mar 20 19011,8,12,19, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia1,8,12,19.  Myrtle, daughter of Charles O'Danel & Ellen Tulley, was born about 1888, Kanawha County, West Virginia.1,2,3,20  

Amos and family lived on Chandler's Branch, Union District, Kanawha County, West Virginia.21  

Amos and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 26 1910), Chandler's Branch Road, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia:1

Hanshaw, Amos, head-of-household, age 25, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first marriage, married 9 years; occupation: laborer, odd jobs; owned home (free).
Hanshaw, Margrtie, wife, age 22, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first marriage, married 9 years; 4 children, 2 living.
Hanshaw, Masel M., daughter, age 7, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Clarence, son, age 11 months, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia.

On Sep 12 1918 Amos Isaiah Hanshaw, age 39, registered for the World War I draft in Charleston, West Virginia.  He declared he was born September 13th 1879, and was then residing in Charleston, occupied as a "farmer and huckster".  He declared his nearest relative was Mirtie ODaniel Hanshaw of Charleston.  He was recorded as tall, slender, brown eyes, dark brown hair.9  

Amos and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 30 1920), Sugar Creek Road, Kanawha County, West Virginia:2

Hanshaw, Amos, head-of-household, age 42, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; owned home (free); occupation: farmer.
Hanshaw, Mertie, wife, age 32, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; cannot read or write.
Hanshaw, Macil, daughter, age 16, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia.
Hanshaw, Clarence, son, age 10, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Leonard, son, age 8, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Lonnie, son, age 6, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Arnold, son, age 5, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia.
Hanshaw, Irene, daughter, age 1 year 6 months, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia.

Amos and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 12 1930), Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia:3

Hanshaw, Amos G., head-of-household, age 52, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first married at age 25; owned home ($8000 value); no radio in home; occupation: farmer, truck farm; not a war veteran.
Hanshaw, Myrtle E., wife, age 42, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; first married at age 15.
Hanshaw, Clarence B., son, age 20, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; occupation: laborer, truck farm.
Hanshaw, James L., son, age 18, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; occupation: laborer, truck farm.
Hanshaw, Lonnie D., son, age 17, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Arnold L., son, age 14, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.
Hanshaw, Opal I. [initial unclear], daughter, age 11, born in West Virginia; parents born in West Virginia; attended school.

Myrtle died Apr 13 1934, Kanawha County, West Virginia; age 47.5,20  

He then married Mary -.16  Mary was born about 1901, West Virginia.16  

Amos and Mary were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 11 1940), Chandler's Branch, Charleston District, Kanawha County, West Virginia:16

Hanshaw, Amos, head-of-household, age 61, born in West Virginia; completed 3rd grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/area; rented home ($10/month rent); worked 0 weeks in 1939; $0 wages in 1939.
Hanshaw, Mary S, wife, age 39, born in West Virginia; completed 6th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/area; occupation: cook, restaurant; worked 2 weeks in 1939; $20 wages in 1939.

On Apr 27 1942 Amos Izar Hanshaw, age 63, registered for the World War II draft in Clay, Clay County, West Virginia.  He declared he was born Sept. 13 1879 in Kanawha [county], West Virginia, and was then residing in Finney Branch, Kanawha County, West Virginia, self-employed.  He declared his relative/contact was W.W. Hanshaw, 623 Main St., Charleston, West Virginia.  He was recorded as 5'10" tall, 185 lbs., blue eyes, gray hair, light complexion.10  

He then married Laura Mae Atkinson11,12 [Laura Mae Elkins22], Jan 17 194711,12, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia11,12.  Laura, daughter of Henry Harrison Elkins & Almeda Elizabeth Reveal, was born Apr 28 1888, Bernie, Lincoln County, West Virginia.5,22  

Laura Mae had apparently been previously married to a -- Atkinson.  

Amos Isaiah Hanshaw died Oct 6 1961, Mt. State Hospital, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia; age 83y 2m 8d.5,17,18  

Laura died Jun 14 1968, Kanawha County, West Virginia.5

(photo)Photo: Amos Hanshaw & Myrtle E. O'Daniels marriage record Kanawha County, West Virginia 19

(photo)Photo: Amos Hanshaw & Laura Mae Atkinson marriage record Kanawha County, West Virginia 11

(photo)Photo: Amos Hanshaw death certificate Kanawha County, West Virginia 17

(photo)Photo: Myrtle E. Daniels death certificate Kanawha County, West Virginia 20

Social Security information for Amos Isaiah Hanshaw: 235-58-1374


Sources

  1. 1910 census, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T624-1684, ED 57, page 10A, line #17, dwelling #127, family #132.
  2. 1920 census, Sugar Creek Precinct, Charleston District, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T625-1958, ED 85, page 23B, line #70, dwelling #441, family #466.
  3. 1930 census, Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T626-2538, ED 56, page 14B, line #52, dwelling #248, family #258.
  4. Clarence William Hanshaw death certificate.
  5. West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973; http://www.ancestry.com.
  6. Leonard James Hanshaw death certificate.
  7. Lonnie Denver Hanshaw death certificate.
  8. Opal Irene Hanshaw death certificate.
  9. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. Amos Hanshaw & Laura Mae Atkinson marriage record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12603813&Type=Marriage.
  12. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969; http://www.ancestry.com.
  14. 1880 census, Clay County, West Virginia; USGenWeb archives.
  15. 1900 census, Elk District, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T623-1762, ED 51, page 12B-13A, line #96, dwelling #229, family #229.
  16. 1940 census, Chandler's Branch, Charleston District, Kanawha County, West Virginia; roll T627-4415, ED 20-81, page 1A, line #33, household #7.
  17. Amos Hanshaw death certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2116711&Type=Death.
  18. http://www.findagrave.com.
  19. Amos Hanshaw & Merty O'Daniels marriage record; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=12668669&Type=Marriage.
  20. Myrtle Hanshaw death certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=1263297&Type=Death.
  21. W.S. Laidley. "History of Charleston and Kanawha County, West Virginia and Representative Citizens";
    Richmond Arnold Publishing Co., Chicago, ILL. 1911; pg 465.
  22. Laura Mae Elkins birth certificate; West Virginia Division of Culture and History:
    http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=3434717&Type=Birth.


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