Grant D. Hinshaw

                                                ┌── Alfred Hinshaw
                                                │    1836-1916 
                    ┌── Simpson Grant Hinshaw ──┤
                    │    1872-1965              │
                    │                           └── Manerva Vestal
                    │                                1844-1926 
Grant D. Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1924             │                           ┌── William C. Kendall
D: 2005             │                           │
                    └── Ione L. Kendall ────────┤
                         1878-1965              │
                                                └── Keziah Elizabeth Moore
M: Mary Ann Hobson
   ├── Tracy Ann Hinshaw  1,2
   ├── Kendall Jan Hinshaw (1960-) 2
   └── Andrew Grant Hinshaw (1962-) 2

Grant D. Hinshaw     [ID 09584] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Jan 15 1924, Westfield, Hamilton County, Indiana.1,3,4,5,6,7,8  

On Feb 17 1943 Grant Hinshaw Jr., born 1924 in Indiana, enlisted at Indianapolis, Indiana as a private in the U.S. Army.  He declared he had one year of college, was single, without dependents, and a student.  He was recorded as 69" tall, 153 lbs.6  

He married Mary Ann Hobson8 [Ann Hobson3,9,10].  Mary was born May 23 1924.7,8  

In 2000 Grant and Ann were living at 1001 Carpenters Way, Lakeland, Florida.11  

Mary died Dec 29 2002.8  

Grant D. Hinshaw died Mar 8 2005, Lakeland, Polk County, Florida.3,8,9  

Grant's obituary was published in "The Ledger" (Lakeland, Florida) on Saturday, March 12, 2005 [erroneously under "Grand Hinshaw"] and again on Wednesday, March 16, 2005:3

GRANT HINSHAW, 81

Methodist Minister

LAKELAND -- The Rev. Grant Hinshaw of Lakeland died of pneumonia March 8, 2005, in Lakeland.  He was 81.  

Born in Westfield, Ind., on Jan. 15, 1924, Mr. Hinshaw came to Lakeland in 1990.  He was a Methodist minister at churches in Spring Lake, Clearwater, Naples, Jacksonville, Sarasota, and Fort Lauderdale.  He served as superintendent of the Fort Myers District of the United Methodist Church and on the executive committee of the Florida Conference Council on Ministries.  He served on the board of directors of the Florida Methodist Foundation as a delegate to the jurisdictional conference and as an alternate delegate to the central conference.  

He served with the 97th infantry in Europe during World War II.  

Mr. Hinshaw was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Hinshaw.  He is survived by his son, Andrew Hinshaw, Greenville, Pa.; daughters, Kendall Hinshaw, Lakeland, Tracy Forster, Jacksonville; sister, Emma Hinshaw; three grandchildren.  

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at First United Methodist Church, 72 Lake Morton Drive, Lakeland.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Foundation Inc., Development Dept., c/o Lois Hefferman of Julian Pearson, 1501 N.W. Ninth Ave., Miami, 33136-1494.  

Lakeland Funeral Home.

Another obituary was published in "The Noblesville Ledger" (Noblesville, Indiana) on March 28, 2005:10

GRANT HINSHAW, 81, Lakeland, Fla.  

LAKELAND, Fla. -- Grant Hinshaw, 81, of Lakeland died Tuesday, March 8, 2005, in Lakeland.  

Mr. Hinshaw was a Methodist minister at Florida churches in Spring Lake, Clearwater, Naples, Jacksonville, Sarasota and Fort Lauderdale.  

He was married to Ann Hinshaw, who preceded him in death.  

Mr. Hinshaw was superintendent of the Fort Myers District of the United Methodist Church and served on the executive committee of the Florida Conference Council on Ministries.  He was on the board of directors of the Florida Methodist Foundation as a delegate to the jurisdictional conference and as an alternate delegate to the central conference.  

He served with the 97th Infantry in Europe during World War II.  

He is survived by a son, Andrew Hinshaw of Greenville, Pa.; two daughters, Kendall Hinshaw of Lakeland and Tracy Forster of Jacksonville; a sister, Emma Hinshaw; and three grandchildren.  

Memorial services were held March 14, at the First United Methodist Church in Lakeland.  Lakeland Funeral Home handled the arrangements.  

Memorials may be made to the National Foundation Inc., Development Dept., c/o Lois Hefferman of Julian Pearson, 1501 N.W. Ninth Ave., Miami, FL 33136-1494.

Another obituary was published in the "Mitchell News-Journal" (Mitchell County, North Carolina) on March 23, 2005:9

DR. GRANT HINSHAW

LAKELAND, FL - Dr. Grant Hinshaw, 80, a summer resident of North Carolina, died Tuesday, March 8, 2005.  Born in Indiana, he was the son of the late Rev. Grant and Ione Kendall Hinshaw, and husband of the late Ann Hobson Hinshaw.  He was also preceded in death by a sister, Edna Hinshaw; and two brothers, Herman and Alfred Hinshaw.  A U.S. Army veteran, he received his PhD from Florida Southern and Emory University.  He served several United Methodist Churches in Florida and was later appointed district superintendent.  

Survivors include two daughters, Tracy Ann Forster and Kendall Hinshaw; a son, Andy Hinshaw; a sister, Emma Hinshaw; and three grandsons.  

Services were held in Lakeland, FL. Memorial donations may be sent to the National Parkinson Foundation, c/o Julian Pearson, 1501 West 9th Avenue, Miami, FL 33136-1494.

Social Security information for Grant D. Hinshaw: 310-20-4729

Social Security information for Mary Ann Hobson: 265-36-3949


Sources

  1. Family bible extracts and notes contributed by Rodger Hinshaw
  2. Obituary of Grant Hinshaw.
  3. Obituary of Grant Hinshaw; "The Ledger", Mar 12 2005 & Mar 16 2005:
    http://www.theledger.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050312/OBITS/503120452/-1/OBITS02
    http://www.theledger.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050316/OBITS/503160388/-1/OBITS02.
  4. 1930 census, Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana; roll T626-590, ED 21, page 4B, line #76, dwelling #117, family #117.
  5. 1940 census, Washington Township, Hamilton County, Indiana; roll T627-1050, ED 29-22, page 7A, line #17, household #159.
  6. U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. U.S. Public Records Index; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  9. Obituary of Grant Hinshaw; "Mitchell News-Journal", Mar 23 2005:
    http://www.mitchellnews.com/articles/2005/03/23/obituaries/obit05.txt.
  10. Obituary of Grant Hinshaw; "The Noblesville Ledger", Mar 28 2005:
    http://www.thenoblesvilleledger.com/articles/2/048038-4182-098.html.
  11. 2000 Phone and Address Directory; http://www.ancestry.com.


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