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Joseph Hancher

                                         ┌── William Hancher
                                         │              
                    ┌── Thomas Hancher ──┤
                    │    1773-1862       │
                    │                    └── Ann Dunn
                    │                        c1756-?    
Joseph Hancher ─────┤
B: 1807             │
D: 1888             │
                    └── Eleanor Brown
                         1785-1864 
M: Rebeccah Tauguay
   ├── Mary Ellen Hancher,  1834-1835 
   ├── Rachel Ann Hancher,  1835-1919 
   ├── John Hancher, c1836-1875 
   ├── Joseph W. Henshaw, c1838-1875 
   ├── Isabella Hancher,  1840-1925 
   ├── George McKown Hancher,  1842-1865 
   ├── Rebecca Jane Hancher,  1845-1908 
   ├── Thomas Smith Hancher,  1847-1928 
   ├── James Albert Hancher,  1849-1939 
   ├── Arie Anna Hancher,  1851-1941 
   └── Sarah Catherine Hancher,  1853-1908 

Joseph Hancher     [ID 09350] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

  (Joseph Hancher)a,b  (Joseph Henshaw)c  (Joseph Hanshaw)d

Born 1807, White Hall, Frederick County, Virginia.e,c,d,a,f

He married Rebeccah Tauguay, Mar 13 1833, Frederick County, Virginia.g,d,a,78,h  (Rebecca Tanquary)i  (Rachel Tanquary)j  (Rachel Tanquarry)k  Rebeccah was born about 1815, Virginia.d  (c1818).a  (Jul - 1813).l,m,f

Joseph and family were shown in the 1850 census (Sep 21 1850), Berkeley County, Virginia:c

Joseph Henshaw, age 43, born in Virginia; farmer.
Mrs. Henshaw, age 37, born in Virginia.
Rachel Henshaw, age 16, born in Virginia; attended school.
John Henshaw, age 14, born in Virginia; attended school.
Joseph Henshaw, age 11, born in Virginia; attended school.
Isabella Henshaw, age 9, born in Virginia; attended school.
George Henshaw, age 7, born in Virginia; attended school.
Jane Henshaw, age 5, born in Virginia.
Thomas Henshaw, age 3, born in Virginia.
James Henshaw, age 1, born in Virginia.
Living five houses away in 1850 was the family of Levi Henshaw;n one more house away was the family of Anderson Henshaw;o other Henshaws living nearby in Berkeley County, Virginia in 1850 were:
James Henshaw p
Samuel Preston Henshaw q
widow Harriet Henshaw r
James William Henshaw s

Joseph and family were shown in the 1860 census (Sep 26 1860), Frederick County, Virginia:d
Joseph Hanshaw, age 52, born in Virginia; farmer.
Rebecca Hanshaw, age 45, born in Virginia; housewife; $5000 real estate; $2725 personal property.
John Hanshaw, age 23, born in Virginia; farm laborer; $120 personal property.
Joseph W. Hanshaw, age 21, born in Virginia; farm laborer; $120 personal property.
George Hanshaw, age 17, born in Virginia; farm laborer.
Rebecca Hanshaw, age 15, born in Virginia; attended school.
Thomas S. Hanshaw, age 13, born in Virginia; attended school.
James A. Hanshaw, age 11, born in Virginia; attended school.
Ary [unclear] A. Hanshaw, age 9, born in Virginia; attended school.
Sarah C. Hanshaw, age 7, born in Virginia.
Living two houses away in 1860 was daughter sabella and her husband.t

Joseph and family were shown in the 1870 census (Sep 23 1870), Frederick County, Virginia:a

Hancher, Joseph, age 63, born in Virginia; farmer; $8000 real estate; $2000 personal property.
Hancher, Rebecca, age 52, born in Virginia; keeping house.
Hancher, Rebecca J., age 25, born in Virginia.
Hancher, Thomas S., age 23, born in Virginia; farm hand.
Hancher, James A., age 21, born in Virginia; farm hand.
Hancher, Ary [unclear] A., age 19, born in Virginia; cannot write.
Hancher, Sarah C., age 16, born in Virginia.

Joseph and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 5 1880), Stonewall Township, Frederick County, Virginia:f
Hancher, Jos., age 72, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; farmer.
Hancher, Rebecca, wife, age 66, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; keeping house.
Hancher, Rebecca J., daughter, age 35, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; single.
Hancher, Jas. A., son, age 31, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; single.
Hancher, Sarah C., daughter, age 27, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; single.

Joseph Hancher died Dec 3 1888, age 81y 16d; buried Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Gerrardstown, Berkeley County, West Virginia.b,m

Rebeccah died Jan 22 1893, age 79y 6m 26d; buried Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Gerrardstown, Berkeley County, West Virginia.l,m

(photo)Photo: Joseph Hancher gravestone Mount Pleasant Cemetery b

(photo)Photo: Rebeccah Tauguay gravestone Mount Pleasant Cemetery l


SOURCES

78. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) computerized Ancestral File.

(a) 1870 census, Whitehall P.O., Stonewall Township, Frederick County, Virginia; roll M593-1648, page 136, line #18, dwelling #313, family #306.

(b) http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70447335.

(c) 1850 census, District 9, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll M432-936, page 416, line #1, dwelling #1488, family #1519.

(d) 1860 census, White Hall P.O., District 4, Frederick County, Virginia; roll M653-1347, page 557, line #5, dwelling #2097, family #2056.

(e) Contribution from Thomas Mark Hancher () citing: Joseph William Hancher.

(f) 1880 census, Stonewall Township, Frederick County, Virginia; roll T9-1366, ED 42, page 329C, line #26, dwelling #103, family #105.

(g) Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940; http://www.ancestry.com.

(h) Thomas S. Hancher marriage record.

(i) Arie Anna Hancher death record.

(j) Virginia, Marriages, 1740-1850; http://www.ancestry.com.

(k) RootsWeb WorldConnect GEDCOM from Bob Wilhelm ().

(l) http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=70447379.

(m) Contribution from Susan Hancher Fanton.

(n) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 416, family #1524.

(o) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 416, family #1525.

(p) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 416, family #1528.

(q) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 416, family #1529.

(r) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 417, family #1543.

(s) 1850 census, 9th District, Berkeley County, Virginia, roll 936, pg 418, family #1565.

(t) 1860 census, White Hall P.O., District 4, Frederick County, Virginia; roll M653-1347, page 556-557, line #39, dwelling #2095, family #2054.


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