Lewis 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.......... Isaac Hinshaw (1854-1937) m Esther Hodgin (1861-1931)
11........... William Claudius Hinshaw (1884-1934) m Ila Etta McMasters (1890-1987)
12............ Lewis Hinshaw (1911-2007)
               +Blanche Louise Dean (1914-1989)
13.............  William Lewis Hinshaw, II (1941-) 1,2,3,4
13.............  Edward Dean Hinshaw (1943-) 1,2,3,4
13.............  David Campbell Hinshaw (1947-) 1,3,4,5
Lewis Hinshaw     [ID 13114] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Lewis Hinshaw1,6,7,8,9 [William Lewis Hinshaw1].

Born May 27 1911, Randolph County, North Carolina.7,8,9,10  

He married Blanche Louise Dean, Sep 26 1939, Guilford County, North Carolina.2,11  Blanche, daughter of Nathan Horace Dean & Sarah Jane Nicholson, was born Jan 19 1914, Guilford County, North Carolina.2,3,11,12,13,14  

Blanche died Jun 24 1989, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina; age 75.2,12,13  

Lewis Hinshaw died Oct 13 2007, age 96.9  

Lewis' obituary was published in the "Greensboro News-Record" (Greensboro, North Carolina) on October 18, 2007:9

Lewis Hinshaw

SOCIAL CIRCLE, GA -- Mr. Lewis Hinshaw, formerly of Greensboro, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2007, after a brief illness.  He was 96.  

A graveside service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, October 20, at Green Hill Cemetery.  

Lewis was born May 27, 1911, in Randolph County, N.C., to the late William Claude and Ila Mae Hinshaw.  He grew up in Siler City moving to Greensboro in the 1920's.  Lewis was in the automotive repair business for 50 years.  He was an active member of Rolling Roads Nazarene Church, where he distinguished himself in various volunteer positions.  He was a Scout Master in the General Greene Boy Scout Council.  Prior to moving to Georgia in 1991, he was an active member of Moriah United Methodist Church and its community.  

Mr. Hinshaw was preceded in death by his wife, Blanche Dean Hinshaw; his brothers, Clyde and Roland and his sister, Mary Louise.  

He is survived by his sons, William L. Hinshaw, II and Lisa of Dacula Ga., Edward D. Hinshaw and Vicki of Cameron S.C., David Hinshaw and Joan of Atlanta, Ga.  He has seven grandchildren, Dean Hinshaw of Erlanger, Ky., William L. Hinshaw, III of Snellville, Ga., Pamela Hinshaw of Louisville, Ky., Jonathan Hinshaw of Loganville, Ga., Jennifer Farley of Chicago, Ill., Drew Hinshaw of New York, N.Y., and Kate Hinshaw of Atlanta, Ga.  He has two great grandchildren, Tanner Hinshaw of Erlanger, Ky., and Olivia Hinshaw of Snellville Ga.  

The family will receive friends from 1 until 3 p.m. Saturday at Hanes Lineberry North Elm Street Chapel, prior to the graveside service.  

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to Moriah United Methodist Church, 3611 Liberty Road, Greensboro, NC 27406.

Social Security information for Blanche Louise Dean: 237-05-4290


  1. Family group sheets contributed by Nolan K. Moran ()
  2. Guilford County, North Carolina, Register of Deeds:
  3. North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  4. Obituary of Lewis Hinshaw.
  5. Guilford County, North Carolina, Register of Deeds:
  6. Obituary of Clarice Fox Hinshaw.
  7. 1920 census, Siler City, Matthews Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T625-1289, ED 15, page 15B, line #52, dwelling #48, family #54.
  8. 1930 census, Siler City, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T626-1681, ED 19, page 8A, line #3, dwelling #146, family #153.
  9. Obituary of Lewis Hinshaw; the "Greensboro News-Record", Oct 18 2007
  10. U.S. Public Records Index; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. Contribution from William Lewis Hinshaw, II.
  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. 1920 census, 711 Silver Run Ave., 5th Ward, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina; roll T625-1302, ED 147, page 7A, line #4, dwelling #106, family #124.

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