Columbus Edwin Hinshaw

                                                 ┌── Murchison Hinshawc1833-<1908
                          ┌── Columbus Hinshaw ──┤
                          │   c1858-?            │
                          │                      └── Betsy Ann Wright
                          │                          c1833-?    
Columbus Edwin Hinshaw ───┤
B: 1885                   │
D: 1915                   │
                          └── Cora Stuart
                               1862-1936 
M: Bessie Perry
   ├── Cora Elizabeth Hinshaw (1908-1994) 1,2,3,4,5,6
   ├── Charles Edwin Hinshaw (1910-1993) 2,4,5
   ├── Margaret Kathleen Hinshaw (1912-2009) 2,3,4,5
   └── Mary Frances Hinshaw (1914-1992) 2,3,4,5

Columbus Edwin Hinshaw     [ID 09869] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Columbus Edwin Hinshaw7,8,9 [Columbus V. Hinshaw7].

Born Nov 3 1885, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1,7,9,10  

He married Bessie Perry, Sep 15 1907, High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina.7,9,10  Bessie, daughter of Joshua N. Perry & Mary Ann "Polly" Perry, was born Jun 17 1885, Alamance County, North Carolina.1,2,8,9,10,11,12  

Columbus and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 23 1910), Snow Camp Road, Newlin Township, Alamance County, North Carolina:1

Hinshaw, Columbus, head-of-household, age 24, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 2 years; occupation: miller, wheat mill; rented farm.
Hinshaw, Bessie, wife, age 24, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 2 years; 1 child, 1 living.
Hinshaw, Elizabeth, daughter, age 1 year 10 months, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Columbus Edwin Hinshaw died Aug 16 1915, Guilford County, North Carolina; age 29.8,13  (Aug 16 1914).7  (Jul 16 1914).10  

Widow Bessie and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 27 1920), Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina:2

Hinshaw, Bessie, head-of-household, age 34, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widow; owned home; occupation: manager, grocery store.
Hinshaw, Cora E., daughter, age 11, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Edwin, son, age 8, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Margaret K., daughter, age 7, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Mary F., daughter, age 5, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Widow Bessie and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 4 1930), 604 Mebane St., Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina:3

Hinshaw, Bessie, head-of-household, age 43, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widow; first married at age 18; owned home ($5000 value); no radio in home; occupation: saleswoman, grocery store.
Hinshaw, Margaret C., daughter, age 17, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Hinshaw, Francies M., daughter, age 15, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; attended school.
Jones, Elizabeth, daughter, age 21, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 19.
Jones, Vance, son-in-law, age 21, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 21; occupation: clerk, electric office; not a veteran.

In 1959 Bessie was living at 1015 North McBane St., Burlington, North Carolina.9  

Bessie died Apr 21 1970, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina; age 84.8,11,12,13  

Bessie's obituary was published in the "Times News" (Burlington, North Carolina) on Wednesday, April 22, 1970:8

Mrs. Hinshaw
Dies Tuesday
After Illness

Mrs. Bessie Perry Hinshaw, 84, of 1015 N. Mebane St., died Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth H. Jones of Burlington.  Mrs. Hinshaw had been in declining health one year and critically ill one week.  

A native of Alamance County, Mrs. Hinshaw was the daughter of the late Joshua and Mary Perry.  She was the wife of the late Columbus Edwin Hinshaw, who died in 1915, and was a member of Davis Street United Methodist Church and the Susanna Wesley Sunday School Class.  

A resident of Burlington for the past 51 years, Mrs. Hinshaw owned and operated Piedmont Grocery Store on North Mebane Street for 35 years before her retirement.  

Survivors, in addition to Mrs. Jones, include two other daughters, Mrs. Margaret H. Abernathy of Rt. 3, Graham, and Mrs. Frances H. Hord of Charlotte; one son, Charles Edwin Hinshaw of Sarasota, Fla.; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.  

Final rites will be held at McClure Funeral Home Chapel in Burlington Thursday morning at 11 o'clock.  The service will be conducted by the Rev. R.E.L. Moser, pastor of Davis Street United Methodist Church, the Rev. Ralph W. Pritchard, pastor of Swepsonville United Methodist Church, and the Rev. S.J. Starnes, pastor of Shiloh United Methodist Church.  Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in High Point.  

The body will remain at McClure Funeral Home in Burlington through the service.  The family will be at the funeral home tonight from 7 to 9 o'clock.  

It was Mrs. Hinshaw's custom to make contributions to the Susanna Wesley Sunday School Class of Davis Street United Methodist Church in lieu of flowers.

The following article was published in the "Times News" (Burlington, North Carolina) on May 19 & 26, and June 2 & 9, 1970:14

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

The undersigned, having qualified as Administratrix C. T. A. of the Estate of Bessie Hinshaw, deceased, late of Alamance County, North Carolina, this is to notify all persons, firms and corporations having claims against said decedent or said estate to present them to the undersigned at her residence at Route No. 3, Graham, North Carolina, on or before the 30th day of November, 1970, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of their recovery.  All persons, firms and corporations indebted to said estate will please make immediate payment to the undersigned.  

This the 19th day of May, 1970.  

Margaret H. Abernathy, Administratrix C.T.A. of the Estate of Bessie Hinshaw, deceased.  

WALKER & HARRIS
Attorneys at Law
May 19, 26
June 2, 9

Social Security information for Bessie Perry: 243-70-9694


Sources

  1. 1910 census, Newlin Township, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T624-1095, ED 10, page 136B, line #86, dwelling #85, family #85.
  2. 1920 census, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T625-1282, ED 19, page 8B, line #79, dwelling #138, family #142.
  3. 1930 census, 3rd Ward, Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina; roll T626-1671, ED 20, page 4A, line #32.
  4. North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. Obituary of Bessie (Perry) Hinshaw.
  6. Guilford County, North Carolina, Register of Deeds:
    http://www.co.guilford.nc.us/novation/rodvrpub.html.
  7. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  8. Obituary of Bessie P. Hinshaw; the Burlington "Times News", Apr 22 1970; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. "Our Family Tree", by Si and Shirley Corn; private printing, Jun 1959; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) computerized Ancestral File.
  11. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by Gary Thompson ().
  12. "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
  13. North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996; http://www.ancestry.com.
  14. The Burlington "Times News", May 19 1970; http://www.ancestry.com.


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