Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw

 1. Lewis M. Henshaw (c1811-?) m Karen Weaver (c1827-?)
 2.. Ira William Henshaw (1869-1946) m Mary Blanche Yockey (1875-1958)
 3... Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw (1901-1980)
      +Dorothy Evelyn Hughes (1913-1982)
 4....  Dorothy A. Henshaw (1932-) 1,2,3
 4....  Anthon Henshaw  1,2
 4....  Joyce M. Henshaw (c1934-) 1,2,3
Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw     [ID 14871] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Jul 23 1901, Leeds, Woodbury County, Iowa.4,5,6,7  (Jul 22 1902).3,8  

He married Dorothy Evelyn Hughes, Jan 22 1931, Dakota City, Nebraska.1  Dorothy, daughter of George Elliott Hughes & Eva Martin, was born Sep 23 1913, Whiting, Monona County, Iowa.3,4,9,10  

Del and Dorothy were shown in the 1935 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11

Henshaw Delbert (Dorothy) lab h2230 Terminal dr

Del and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 6 1940), 4500 Chambers, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa:3

Henshaw, Delbert, head-of-household, age 37, born in Iowa; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; rented farm ($30/month rent); occupation: laborer, W.P.A.; worked 23 weeks in 1939; $500 wages in 1939.
Henshaw, Dorothy, wife, age 26, born in Iowa; completed 1 year of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city.
Henshaw, Dorothy, daughter, age 7, born in Iowa; completed 1st grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; attended school.
Henshaw, Joyce, daughter, age 6, born in Iowa; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; attended school.
Henshaw, Ira, father, age 70, born in Wisconsin; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in rural Plymouth County, Iowa.
Henshaw, Blanche, mother, age 64, born in West Virginia; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in rural Plymouth County, Iowa.

Del and Dorothy were shown in the 1942 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11

Henshaw Delbert (Dorothy) lab WPA h4518 Arthur
Del and family were shown in the 1945 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11
Henshaw Amelia Mrs slswn T S Martin Co r4310 Polk
Henshaw Basil D (Mabel) driver h4221 Tyler
Henshaw Cecil D (Amelia) capt Fire Dept h4310 Polk
Henshaw Clayton W (Lena H) asst Allied Lab Inc h1315 21st
Henshaw Delbert J (Dorothy) lab Cudahy's h4306 Polk
Henshaw Donald C (Maxine) USMC r4221 Tyler
Henshaw Elven L USMC r4221 Tyler
Henshaw Lena H Mrs asst mgr Neisner Bros h1315 21st
Henshaw Raymond L USMC r4221 Tyler
Del and family were shown in the 1950 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11
Henshaw Amelia B slswn Sears r4310 Polk
Henshaw Basil D (Mabel) slsmn r4306 Polk
Henshaw Blanche (wid Ira) h4306 Polk
Henshaw Cecil D (Amelia) lab Allied Laby h4310 Polk
Henshaw Clayton W (Lena) asst formn Allied Laby h1315 21st
Henshaw Delbert J (Dorothy) plant wkr h4304 Polk
Henshaw Donald (Maxine) trucker r2124 Paxton
Henshaw Dorothy studt r4304 Polk
Henshaw Dorothy Mrs plantwkr h4304 Polk
Henshaw Elven L cooler mn Cudahys r914 Court
Henshaw Joyce M studt r4304 Polk
Henshaw Lena Mrs asst mgr Neisner's h1315 21st
Henshaw Maxine Mrs bkpr M F Patterson Dental Supply Co r2124 Paxton
Henshaw Raymond r4306 Polk
Del and family were shown in the 1953 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11
Henshaw Amelia B Mrs slswn Sears r4310 Polk
Henshaw Basil D (Mabel) buyer Ray C Hirschbach r4306 Polk
Henshaw Blanche M (wid Ira) h4306 Polk
Henshaw Cecil D (Amelia B) carp Allied Lab h4310 Polk
Henshaw Clayton W (Lena) eng IPSCo h4026 Capitol av
Henshaw Delbert J (Dorothy) butcher Armour's h4304 Polk
Henshaw Donald C (Maxine B) trucking h4001 Orleans av apt 202
Henshaw Dorothy emp Armour's r4304 Polk
Henshaw Elven L (Christine C) ship clk Cudahy's h2137½ Riverside blvd
Henshaw Joyce M clk Knapp & Spencer r4304 Polk
Henshaw Lena Mrs asst mgr Neisner's r4026 Capitol av
Henshaw Ray driver Ray C Hirschbach r4306 Polk
Del and family were shown in the 1957 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11
Henshaw Basil D (Mabel) buyer Hirschbach Truck Line r4304 Polk
Henshaw Blanche M (wid Ira) h4245 Polk
Henshaw Clayton W (Lena) utility wkr IPS Co h4026 Capitol
Henshaw Delbert J (Dorothy) lab Armours h4522 Arthur
Henshaw Dorothy E lab Armours r4522 Arthur
Henshaw Elven K (Christine C) beef cooler Sioux City Dressed Beef h910 Iowa
Henshaw Lena asst mgr Neisner Bros r4026 Capitol av
Henshaw Raymond L (Antoinette M) driver Hirschbach Fruits & Vegetabels [sic] h614 Iowa
Del and family were shown in the 1958 city directory of Sioux City, Iowa:11
Henshaw Basil D (Mabel D) buyer Hirsch r4304 Polk
Henshaw Clayton W (Lena) emp IPS h4026 Capitol
Henshaw Delbert J (Dorothy) emp Armour's h4522 Cleveland
Henshaw Donald C (Maxine; Banana Market) r4656 Morningside av
Henshaw Elven L (Christene C) slsmn h910 Iowa
Henshaw Juanita studt r4304 Polk
Henshaw Keith studt r4304 Polk
Henshaw Lena Mrs asst mgr Neisner Bros r4026 Capitol
Henshaw Lucille r4304 Polk
Henshaw Raymond L (Antionette M) driver Hirschbach Fruit h614 Iowa

In 1980 Del was still living in/near Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa.4  

Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw died Apr 11 1980, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; buried Sunrise #339, Memorial Park Cemetery, 6605 Morningside Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa.4,8  

Del's obituary was published as follows:8

Sioux City - Delbert J. Henshaw, 78, 4522 Arthur St., died Friday at a Sioux City hospital.  

Services will be at 10:30 am Tuesday at the Nelson-Berger Northside Chapel.  The Rev. Hidetoshi Tanaka of the Wesley United Methodist Church and Wally Racker, hospital chaplin, will officiate.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of the chapel.  

A prayer service will be at 7 pm Monday at the funeral chapel.  

Delbert Joy Henshaw was born July 22, 1902, in Sioux City, the son of Ira & Blanch (Yockey) Henshaw, and was a lifelong resident.  He married the former Dorothy E. Hughes Jan 22, 1931, in Dakota City, NE.  

For many years Mr. Henshaw was a butcher for Armour & Co.  He retired in 1963 when the plant closed.  

He was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church.  

Survivors include the widow; one son, Anton [sic] of Lenexa, KS; two daughters, Mrs. Myron (Dorothy) Johnson of Onawa, IA, and Mrs. Charles (Joyce) Franklin of Holbrook, AZ; two brothers, Cecil D. Henshaw of Park Rapids, MN, and Marvin Henshaw of Spokane, WA.; three sisters, Mrs. Ethel Newkirk of Venice, CA, Mrs. William (Vera) Perrett of Sioux City, and Mrs Lee (Iris) Fehrman of Otter Tail, MN,; and seven granddaughters.

Dorothy died Jul 31 1982, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; buried Sunrise #339, Memorial Park Cemetery, 6605 Morningside Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa.4,9

(photo)Photo: Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw 8

(photo)Photo: Dorothy Evelyn Hughes 9

(photo)Photo: Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw & Dorothy Evelyn Hughes gravemarker Memorial Park Cemetery 9

(photo)Photo: Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw gravemarker Memorial Park Cemetery 8

(photo)Photo: Dorothy Evelyn Hughes gravemarker Memorial Park Cemetery 9

Social Security information for Delbert Joy "Del" Henshaw: 484-07-5224

Social Security information for Dorothy Evelyn Hughes: 483-22-1644


Sources

  1. http://www.findagrave.com.
  2. Obituary of Delbert Joy Henshaw.
  3. 1940 census, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; roll T627-1214, ED 97-31, page 2B, line #45, household #30.
  4. "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
  5. 1910 census, 8th Ward, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; roll T624-430, ED 214, page 278A, line #36, dwelling #168, family #169.
  6. 1930 census, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa; roll T626-690, ED 58, page 28B-29A, line #97, dwelling #515, family #531.
  7. Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=59687201.
  9. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=59686890.
  10. 1920 census, Grange Township, Woodbury County, Iowa; roll T625-519, ED 181, page 3B, line #61, dwelling #61, family #63.
  11. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.


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