Percy U. 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....... Jesse Hinshaw (1770-1846) m Mary Marshill (1773-1806)
 8........ Benjamin Hinshaw (1795-?)
 9......... Uriah Solomon Hinshaw (1822-1888) m Sarah Pickard (1820-1891)
10.......... John Alson Hinshaw (1844-1919) m Velna A. Lineberry (1855-?)
11........... Percy U. Hinshaw (1881-1946)
              +Gladys - (c1888-?)
12............  Mildred L. Hinshaw (c1911-) 1,2
12............  George Allison Hinshaw (c1914-) 1
              +Philora Conrad (1896-1978)
12............  Conrad Schwartz Hinshaw (1917-2012) 3
Percy U. Hinshaw     [ID 12943] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Percy U. Hinshaw1,4,5,6,7,8 [Percival Hinshaw9, Pete Hinshaw10].

Born Dec 30 1881, Monrovia, Morgan County, Indiana.4,5,8  (Dec 30 1882).1,6,11  (c1887, Illinois).7  

He married Gladys -, about 1907.1,12  (c1909).5  Gladys was born about 1888, Illinois.1,2,12  

Percy was shown in the 1910 census (Apr 18 1910), living in (or staying in) a boarding house on Railroad Street, Starbuck, Columbia County, Washington:5

Henshaw, Percy, boarder, age 28, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; married 1 year; occupation: brakeman, railroad.
Wife Gladys was shown in the 1910 census (Apr 19 1910), living (or staying) in the household of Percy's brother Ernest in Pueblo, Colorado:12
Henshaw, Gladys [unclear], sister-in-law, age 22, born in Illinois; parents born in Indiana; first marriage, married 3 years; occupation: [..unclear..], tent factory.

Gladys and Percy's brother were shown in the 1910 city directory of Pueblo, Colorado:9

Henshaw O E, brkman Mo Pac Ry, r 216½ E 3d.
Hinshaw Ernest, brkman, r 216½ E 3d
Hinshaw Gladys, emp F J Burch & Co

Percy and his father and brother were shown in the 1911 city directory of Pueblo, Colorado:9

Hinshaw Ernest O, brkman, r 172 Block P.
Hinshaw John A, b 172 Block P.
Hinshaw Percy, switchtndr D & R G R R .

Percy was shown in the 1916 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Ernest O switchman E P & S W rms 1417 Myrtle av
Hinshaw Percy switchman r 906 Texas
Percy was shown in the 1917 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Ernest O switchman E P & S W h 906 Texas
Hinshaw Percy U switchman R G E P & S F R R r 906 Texas

On Sep 12 1918 Percy Hinshaw, age 35, registered for the World War I draft in El Paso County, Texas.  He declared he was born Dec 30th 1882, and was then residing at 2008 Detroit St., El Paso, occupied as a railroad switchman.  He declared his nearest relative was his wife, Mrs. Gladys Hinshaw of the same address.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, dark brown hair.6  

Percy was shown in the 1919 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Percy switchman r 2008 Detroit

Percy and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 16 1920), El Paso, El Paso County, Texas:1

Henshaw, Percy, head-of-household, age 37, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; rented home; occupation: [..unclear..], railroad.
Henshaw, Gladys, wife, age 31, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Mildred, daughter, age 9, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; attended school.
Henshaw, George, son, age 6, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; attended school.

Percy was shown in the 1920 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Percy switchman Santa Fe r 224 Detroit
Percy was shown in the 1922 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy switchman R G E P & S F R R r 3222 Oro
Percy was shown in the 1923 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percival eng foreman R G E P & S F R R r 3222 Oro
Percy was shown in the 1924 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy switchmn A T & S F Ry r 3222 Oro
Percy was shown in the 1925 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percival eng foreman A T & S F Ry r 3222 Oro
Percy and Gladys were shown in the 1927 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Henshaw Percy U (Gladys) switchmn A T S F Ry r 3222 Oro
Percy and Gladys were shown in the 1928 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy (Gladys) condr A T S F Ry r 3222 Oro
Percy and Gladys were shown in the 1929 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy (Gladys) eng formn AT&SF Ry r3222 Oro
Percy and family were shown in the 1930 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Mildred L opr Mt States Tel & Tel Co r3222 Oro
Hinshaw Percy U (Gladys) switchmn A T & S F h3222 Oro

Percy and Gladys apparently divorced.7  

Percy was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 16 1930), living alone in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas:7

Henshaw, Percy, head-of-household, age 43, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; divorced; owned home ($3000 value); no radio in home; occupation: switchman, railroad; not a war veteran.
Gladys and daughter were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 4 1930), El Paso, El Paso County, Texas:2
Henshaw, Gladys, head-of-household, age 42, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; widow, first married at age 19; rented home ($20 rent); no radio in home; occupation: saleslady, dry goods.
Henshaw, Mildred, daughter, age 19, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; occupation: telephone operator, telephone co.
Holland, Altha V., lodger, age 40, born in Texas; parents born in Virginia; divorced; occupation: bookkeeper, [..unclear..].

He then married Philora Conrad11,13 [Effie Philora Conrad14, Philora Swartz3].  Philora, daughter of Abraham B. Conrad & Effie Millissie Parker, was born Jun 9 1896, Utah.3,8,11,13,15  

Philora had been previously married to Jacob Swartz (or Schwartz),9 about 1916, by whom she had a son, Conrad Swartz/Schwartz3 (who adopted the Hinshaw name).  

Percy and family were shown in the 1931 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Mildred L opr Mt States Tel & Tel Co r3112 Bisbee
Hinshaw Percy U (Philora) switchmn r2905 Pershing Drive
Percy and family were shown in the 1932 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Mildred L student r1275 Ohio
Hinshaw Percy U (Philora) swtchmn A T & S F h4310 Oxford
Percy and family were shown in the 1933 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Geo student r1, 1909 E Rio Grande
Hinshaw Percy U (Philora) swtchmn AT&SF r 4310 Oxford
Hinshaw Mildred L student r1, 1909 E Rio Grande
Percy and family were shown in the 1934 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Geo r1, 1909 E Rio Grande
Hinshaw Percy U swtchmn AT&SF r3915 La Luz
Hinshaw Mildred L phone opr r1, 1909 E Rio Grande
Percy and family were shown in the 1935 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Conrad S student r3222 Louisville
Hinshaw Mildred L waitress Old Town Pump r1, 1909 E Rio Grande
Hinshaw Percy U (Philora) swtchmn AT&SF h3222 Louisville
Percy and family were shown in the 1937 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Conrad S student r3222 Louisville
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) eng formn AT&SF h3222 Louisville
Percy and family were shown in the 1938 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Conrad S student r3222 Louisville
Hinshaw Geo A (Myrtle) truck drvr h3, 1006 Magoffin av
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) swtchmn AT&SF h3222 Louisville
Percy and family were shown in the 1939 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Conrad S r3412 Van Buren av
Hinshaw Geo A (Myrtle) atdt city fill sta r1025 Arizona
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) swtchmn AT&SF h3412 Van Buren av

Percy and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 5 1940), 3412 Van Buren, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas:16

Hinshaw, Percy, head-of-household, age 57, born in Indiana; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; owned home ($2500 value); occupation: switchman, steam R.R.; worked 52 weeks in 1939; $2300 wages in 1939.
Hinshaw, Philora, wife, age 43, born in Utah; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city.
Hinshaw, Conrad S, son, age 23, born in Texas; completed 3 years of college; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; attended school; worked 32 weeks in 1939; $800 wages in 1939.

Percy and family were shown in the 1940 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Conrad S r3412 Van Buren av
Hinshaw Geo A asst city municipal filling sta
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) eng formn AT&SF h3412 Van Buren av
Percy and family were shown in the 1941 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Conrad S r3412 Van Buren av
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) eng formn AT&SF r Lindbergh dr Upper Valley
Percy and Philora were shown in the 1942 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) eng formn AT&SF r Lindbergh dr Upper Valley
Percy and Philora were shown in the 1943 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Percy (Philora) eng formn AT&SF r Lindbergh dr Upper Valley

Percy U. Hinshaw died Feb 10 1946, Masonic Hospital, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; age 63y 1m 10d.8,11,17  

Philora was shown in the 1953 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9

Hinshaw Philora h1016 Noble
Philora was shown in the 1955 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Philora Mrs h1016 Noble
Philora was shown in the 1956 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Philora (wid Percy) h1016 Noble
Philora was shown in the 1957 city directory of El Paso, Texas:9
Hinshaw Philora Mrs h1016 Noble

Philora died May 25 1978, DOA, R.E. Thomason General Hospital, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; age 81.8,11,15,17,18  

Social Security information for Philora Conrad: 461-42-5849


Sources

  1. 1920 census, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; roll T625-1799, ED 67, page 5A, line #6, dwelling #124, family #135.
  2. 1930 census, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; roll T626-2328, ED 43, page 4A, line #36, dwelling #88, family #88A.
  3. 1930 census, 3433 La Luz Street, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; roll T626-2328, ED 44, page 1B, line #85, dwelling #23, family #25.
  4. 1900 census, Neoga, Neoga Township, Cumberland County, Illinois; roll T623-296, ED 53, page 16A-B, line #48, dwelling #336, family #339.
  5. 1910 census, Starbuck, Columbia County, Washington; roll T624-1655, ED 42, page 3B, line #64, dwelling #51, family #52.
  6. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. 1930 census, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; roll T626-2328, ED 44, page 21A, line #24, dwelling #479, family #481.
  8. Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. Obituary of Conrad Schwartz Hinshaw.
  11. http://www.findagrave.com.
  12. 1910 census, 5th Ward, Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado; roll T624-124, ED 167, page 92A-B, line #50, dwelling #85, family #159.
  13. Obituary of Mrs. Effie Millissie Conrad; "El Paso Herald-Post", Dec 4 1933
    http://www.ancestry.com.
  14. "El Paso Herald-Post", Jan 20 1939; http://www.ancestry.com.
  15. "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
  16. 1940 census, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas; roll T627-4182, ED 256-65, page 5B, line #63, household #108.
  17. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  18. http://www.epcounty.com/publicrecords/deathrecords/DeathRecordSearch.aspx.


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