John Turner Hinshaw

 1. William Henshall  m Margerie Gyll 
 2.. Thomas Henshall (?-c1631) m - Kendrick 
 3... John Henshall (1611-c1687) m Elizabeth - 
 4.... William Hinshaw (?-1699) m Elizabeth - 
 5..... Thomas Hinshaw (c1680-?) m Mary Marshall (c1685-?)
 6...... Jacob Hinshaw (1710-1796) m Rebecca Mackey (c1716-1796)
 7....... Thomas Hinshaw (c1749-1825) m Hannah Seasfield (c1745-1835)
 8........ William Hinshaw (c1772-?) m Jane Hamm 
 9......... Thomas Hinshaw (1797-1869) m Elizabeth - (1809-1849)
10.......... George Washington Hinshaw (1822-1907) m Elizabeth Jane Robertson (1824-1893)
11........... David Franklin Henshaw (1860-1942) m Martha Jane Vandiver (1866-?)
12............ John Turner Hinshaw (1893-1978)
               +Virgie McIntosh (c1900-)
13.............  Aline Henshaw (1913-1996) 1,2,3
13.............  Kenneth R. Henshaw (1915-1997) 2,4
13.............  Lorene Henshaw (c1918-<1996) 2,4
13.............  Pete Henshaw (>1920-<2008) 1,3
13.............  Hattie L. Henshaw (>1920-2008) 1
13.............  Mary Henshaw (>1920-) 1,3
13.............  Anna Lee Henshaw (1921-2004) 1,3,4
               +Elizabeth - (1898-1984)
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John Turner Hinshaw2 [John Turner Henshaw1,5,6, Turner Henshaw7].

Born Jun 7 1893, Winchester, Franklin County, Tennessee.8,9,10  (Jun 7 1892).5,6,11,12  

He married Virgie McIntosh1,7 [Virginia McIntosh4].  Virgie was born about 1900, Oklahoma.4  

On Jun 5 1917 John Turner Henshaw, age 24, registered for the World War I draft in McIntosh County, Oklahoma.  He declared he was born June 7 1893 in Winchester, Tennessee, and was then residing in Checoteh, Oklahoma, and was a self-employed farmer [with a farm] near Okeene, Oklahoma.  He declared he was married, with a wife and two babies.  He was recorded as tall, slender, brown eyes, black hair.10  

John and family were shown in the 1920 census, Checotah Township, McIntosh County, Oklahoma:2

John T. Hinshaw, age 27, born in Tennessee; parents born in Alabama.
Virgie M. Hinshaw, age 20, born in Oklahoma; father born in Oklahoma, mother born in Arkansas.
Allene Hinshaw, age 6, born in Oklahoma.
Kenneth R. Hinshaw, age 4 years 5 months, born in Oklahoma.
Lorene Hinshaw, age 1 year 11 months, born in Oklahoma.
Johnnie Tubbs, white, age 18, born in Arkansas.
The 1920 census shows John's color/race as white, Virgie and all the children are listed as Indian.2  

It appears that John and Virgie divorced sometime in the 1920s, and Virgie remarried to a Robert W. Stout.  Virgie and children were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 12 1930), 1111 West Fourth Street, Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma:4

Stout, Robert W., head-of-household, age 37, born in Oklahoma; father born in Louisiana; mother born in Texas; first married at age 21; rented home ($10 rent); no radio in home; occupation: barber, own shop; World War I veteran.
Stout, Virginia, wife, Indian, age 30, born in Oklahoma; father "mix-blood"; mother Creek; first married at age 15.
Stout, Mary E., daughter, age 3, born in Oklahoma; father "mixed-blood"; mother Creek.
Henshaw, Kenneth, stepson, Indian, age 14, born in Oklahoma; father "mix-blood"; mother Creek; attended school.
Henshaw, Lorene, stepdaughter, Indian, age 12, born in Oklahoma; father "mix-blood"; mother Creek; attended school.
Henshaw, Anna L., stepdaughter, Indian, age 9, born in Oklahoma; father "mix-blood"; mother Creek.

John was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 4 1930) living in a rooming house in Erick, Beckham County, Oklahoma:11

Henshaw, John T., roomer, age 37, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; married, first married at age 20; occupation: cook, in cafe.

He then married Elizabeth -.5,6  Elizabeth was born Sep 14 1898.5,6  

On Apr 26 1942 John Turner Henshaw, age 49, registered for the World War II draft in Modesto, Stanislaus County, California.  He declared he was born June 7 1892 in Winchester, Tennessee, and was then residing at 815 7th, Modesto, Stanislaus County, California, employed by Meyers Construction Co. of Modesto.  He declared his relative/contact was Kenneth R. Henshaw of P.O. Box 281, Oxnard, California.  He was recorded as 6' tall, 145 lbs., brown eyes, black hair, light brown complexion.12  

In 1978 John was still living in/near Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.6  

John Turner Hinshaw died Aug 21 1978, buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.5,6  

In 1984 Elizabeth was living in/near Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.6  

Elizabeth died Mar 1 1984, buried Greenlawn Cemetery, Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma.5,6  

Social Security information for John Turner Hinshaw: 527-01-9425

Social Security information for Elizabeth -: 443-07-7695


  1. Obituary of Aline H. (Henshaw) Henry.
  2. 1920 census, Checotah Township, McIntosh County, Oklahoma; ED 43, pg 92, household #69; USGenWeb Archives.
  3. Obituary of Hattie L. Henshaw.
  4. 1930 census, Checotah, McIntosh County, Oklahoma; roll T626-1914, ED 4, page 16B, line #83, dwelling #371, family #378.
  5. McIntosh County Oklahoma - Greenlawn Cemetery Burials; USGenWeb Archives.
  6. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See:
  7. Posting May 24 2002 by Sheila G Clark-Carpenter () to the Henshaw message board:
  8. 1900 census, 16th District, Franklin County, Tennessee; page 237B (sheet 8B), line #53, dwelling #143, family #145.
  9. 1910 census, Turner Township, McIntosh County, Oklahoma; roll T624-1260, ED 79, page 320B, line #73, dwelling #42, family #45.
  10. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918;
  11. 1930 census, Erick, Beckham County, Oklahoma; roll T626-1893, ED 13, page 5A, line #40, dwelling #100, family #100.
  12. U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942;

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