Miriam Juanita 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..... John Hinshaw (c1660->1768) m Elizabeth Belshaw 
 6...... Jesse Hinshaw (1720-1797) m Abigail Marshall (1724-1806)
 7....... John Hinshaw (1747-1800) m Ruth (Pike) Weisner (1744-1795)
 8........ Benjamin H. Hinshaw (1782-1866) m Annas Bowman (1790-1865)
 9......... Cyrus Clarkson Hinshaw (1823-1900) m Eliza Jane Pitts (1824-1904)
10.......... Alonzo B. Hinshaw (1853-1900) m Anna Mary Barnard (1857-1927)
11........... Floyd Emmett Hinshaw (1888-1974) m Ada Iona Jarrett (1888-1979)
12............ Miriam Juanita Hinshaw (1918-2009)
               +Paul Revere Reece, Jr. (1919-1995)
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Miriam Juanita Hinshaw1,2,3 [Juanita Hinshaw4,5,6,7].

Born Jan 24 1918, Spiceland, Henry County, Indiana.1,2,3,4,5,6,8,9  

She married Paul Revere Reece, Jr., Jun 25 1941.1,9  Paul, son of Paul Revere Reece & Goldie Marie Chew, was born Aug 20 1919, Henry County, Indiana.1,8,10,11  


Virginia Lee Reece; married David Newkirk.
Paul Ronald "Ron" Reece; married Brenda --.
Beverly Reece; [email: ].
Deborah Reece; married Glen Denny.
Randall "Randy" Reece; married Bee Bee --.

Paul was a World War II veteran, serving as a corporal in the U.S. Army.11  

Paul died Mar 14 1995, Spiceland, Henry County, Indiana; buried Circle Grove Cemetery, Spiceland, Henry County, Indiana.7,8,11  

Paul's obituary was published in the "Indianapolis Star" (Indianapolis, Indiana) and in the New Castle (Indiana) "Courier Times".7  

Miriam Juanita Hinshaw died Nov 11 2009, at her home, Spiceland, Henry County, Indiana; age 91.8,9,11,12,13  

Juanita's death was noted in the "Daily Reporter" (Greenfield, Indiana) on Wednesday, November 11, 2009:12

Juanita Reece, 91, Spiceland, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, in her home.  Arrangements are pending at Sproles Family Funeral Home, New Castle.

Juanita's death was also reported in the "Indianapolis Star" (Indianapolis, Indiana) on Saturday, November 14, 2009:13

Reece, Juanita

Juanita Reece 91, Spiceland, IN, died Nov. 11, 2009.  Services: 11 a.m. Nov. 16 in Spiceland Friends Mettinghouse.  Calling: 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 15 in Sproles Family Funeral Home, New Castle, and one hour prior to service.  Burial: Circle Grove Cemetery.

Juanita's obituary was published in the "Courier-Times" (New Castle, Indiana) on Friday, November 13, 2009:9,11

Juanita Reece

Juanita Reece, 91, of Spiceland died Wednesday in her home following a brief illness.  

She was born January 24, 1918 in Spiceland, a daughter of the late Floyd E. and Ada I. (Jarrett) Hinshaw.  

Juanita attended Spiceland School and graduated from Kennard High School in 1936.  She graduated from Indiana Business College in Muncie in 1937.  Early in her career she worked at Sears, Firestone and World Bestos.  For many years was the office manager at Paul R. Reece & Son Insurance Agency in Spiceland.  

She was a long-time member of the Spiceland Friends Meeting.  She belonged to the Tuesday Lucerian Club, Mad Hatter's Madam's Red Hat Group, Spiceland Past Matrons, and S.P.A.T.S.  She was a member of the Spiceland O.E.S. #563 serving as secretary for many years and was presently a member of the Lewisville O.E.S. #463.  She also served as the treasurer of the Spiceland Library.  She loved cooking for her family, doing ceramics, oil painting and Sunday nights at Top Hat.  She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

She is survived by her five children, Virginia Newkirk of Spiceland, Ron (wife: Brenda) Reece of rural Rush County, Beverly Reece of Indianapolis, Deborah (husband: Glen) Denny of Spiceland and Randy (wife: Bee Bee) Reece of Fullerton, CA; seven grandchildren, Rob (wife: Trish) Frost of Columbus, IN, Brad Frost of Chicago, IL, Jesse (wife: Jenny) Reece of Kentucky, David (wife: Leanna) Reece of Camden, IN, Traci (husband: Bryan) Gentry of Spiceland, and Tyler and Trent Reece of Fullerton, CA; five step-grandchildren, Kelley Sitton of Wilkerson, Andrew Newkirk of Pendleton, Chris and Travis Denny of Hernando, FL, and Gordon Guffey of New Castle; six great-grandchildren, Courtney, Kyle, Matthew, and Caroline Frost of Columbus, and Bryce and Chloe Gentry of Spiceland; six step-great-grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Lesley Reece of New Castle, Ann Hinshaw of Ft. Worth, TX and Betty Haynes of Olathe, KS; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Paul R. Reece Jr. whom she married on June 25, 1941; three brothers, Boyd, Donald and Marlin Hinshaw; and a son-in-law, David Newkirk.  

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 16, 2009 at the Spiceland Friends Meetinghouse with David Brock and Cathy Harris officiating.  Burial will follow in Circle Grove Cemetery.  

Friends may call from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Sproles Family Funeral Home and one hour prior to the funeral at the meetinghouse.  The Lewisville Order of Eastern Star #463 will conduct a memorial service at 6:00 p.m.  

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Spiceland Friends Meeting Building Fund or the Spiceland Alumni Association with envelopes available at the funeral home.  You may send a personal condolence to the family at www.sprolesfamilycares.com.

(photo)Photo: Miriam Juanita Hinshaw 11

(photo)Photo: Miriam Juanita Hinshaw & Paul Revere Reece, Jr. gravestone Circle Grove Cemetery 11

Social Security information for Paul Revere Reece, Jr.: 317-20-1842


  1. "Hinshaw-Bernard and Related Families" by Cordelia E. Bogue Wright, in the Family History Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS), microfiche #6019151.
  2. Henry County, Indiana Index to Birth Records, Book 1, Vol. 2,
    1882-1920, Indiana Works Progress Administration.
  3. Indiana Birth Records Index, 1880-1920. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000.
  4. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  5. 1930 census, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana; roll T626-593, ED 39, page 9A, line #11, dwelling #221, family #224.
  6. 1940 census, Spiceland, Henry County, Indiana; roll T627-1052, ED 33-34, page 2A, line #24, household #63.
  7. Contribution from Beverly Reece.
  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 Juanita Reece; "Courier-Times", Nov 13 2009;
    United States Obituary Collection; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. Indiana Births, 1880-1920; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. http://www.findagrave.com.
  12. Death of Juanita (Hinshaw) Reece; "Daily Reporter", Nov 11 2009:
  13. Death of Juanita (Hinshaw) Reece; "Daily Reporter", Nov 14 2009:

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