Samuel Hanshaw

 1. Samuel Hanshaw (1786-<1847)
    +Eve - (c1786-?)
 2..  (unknown) Hanshew  1
 2..  Elizabeth Henshaw (c1806-1892) 2,3
 2..  Catherine Henshaw (c1808-?) 2,3
 2..  John Hanshew (c1812-?) 2,3
 2..  Gemima Henshaw (1814-?) 2,3
 2..  Barbary Henshaw (1816-?) 2,3
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Samuel Hanshaw4 [Samuel Hanshew2].

Born 1786.3  

He married Eve -4 [Eave -5].  Eve was born about 1786, Virginia.3,5  

Samuel Hanshew was shown in the 1820 census, Tazewell County, Virginia:6

Samuel Hanshew household:
1 male under age 10. (John)
1 male age 26-45. (Samuel)
2 females under age 10.
2 females age 16-26.
1 female age 45+. (apparently Eve, incorrectly classified)
No slaves.

On Dec 9 1828, in Burke's Garden, Tazewell County, Virginia, a new Lutheran Church was organized by Rev. Jacob Scherer.  Among the original members of the congregation were Samuel Hanshaw and his wife, Eve.4  

Samuel Hanshaw was shown in the 1840 census, Tazewell County, Virginia (page 48):7

Samuel Hanshaw household:
2 males under age 5.
1 male age 15-20.
1 male age 40-50. (Samuel)
1 female age 5-10.
1 female age 20-30.
1 female age 50-60. (Eve)
No slaves.

Samuel Hanshaw died before Sep - 1847.2  Samuel's will was probated in September, 1847 (Will Book 2, page 428).  In his will he devised his property to his son John and daughters Elizabeth, Catherine, Gemima, and Barbary.2  

Widow Eave was shown in the 1850 census, Tazewell County, Virginia, living with the family of her widowed daughter-in-law Lenna:5,8,9

Eave Hanshew, female, age 64, born in Virginia; farmer; cannot read or write.
Lenna [unclear] Hanshew, female, age 36, born in Virginia; cannot read or write.
Elenor Hanshew, female, age 15, born in Virginia.
Geo W Hanshew, male, age 13, born in Virginia.
Richd M Hanshew, male, age 10, born in Virginia.
David H Hanshew, male, age 6, born in Virginia.
Ballard Hanshew, male, age 3, born in Virginia.
Living next door in 1850 was the family of son John Hanshew.10  

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  1. Speculation, based upon the 1850 census family group.
  2. Will of Samuel Hanshew; Tazewell Co. Virginia Wills; USGenWeb Archives:
  3. LDS IGI, citing: member submission.
  4. "Lutheran Church Facts", taken from "Annals of Tazewell County, 1800-1922"; USGenWeb Archives:
  5. 1850 census, Tazewell County, Virginia; roll 979, page 259, dwelling #608.
  6. 1820 census, Tazewell County, Virginia; page 250; USGenWeb Archives:
  7. 1840 census, Tazewell County, Virginia; USGenWeb Archives:
  8. 1850 census, Tazewell County, Virginia; roll 979, page 259b, line #6, dwelling #608, family #608.
  10. 1850 census, Tazewell County, Virginia; roll 979, page 259a-259b, line #40, dwelling #607, family #607.

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