Otis Virgle Hanshaw

 1. William Henshaw (1818-1872) m Marilla Sweet (1828-1899)
 2.. Phillip M. Hanshaw (1842-1920) m Amanda Lynn (1844-1937)
 3... Charles Mathias Hanshaw (1867-1943) m Hattie E. Wilkinson (1868-1946)
 4.... Otis Virgle Hanshaw (1900-1936)
       +Vira Merry Belle Smith (1899-1981)
 5.....  Ila Rose Hanshaw (1919-1984) 1,2,3,4
 5.....  Virgil Owen Hanshaw (1921-2007) 2,3,4
 5.....  Lola Ilene Hanshaw (1923-1986) 2,3,4
 5.....  Edward Keith Hanshaw (1929-) 2,3,4
 5.....  Kermit G. Hanshaw (1933-2016) 3,4
 5.....  Harvey Lee Hanshaw (1936-1936) 3,4
Otis Virgle Hanshaw     [ID 14994] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Jan 3 1900, Morrowville, Washington County, Kansas.1,2,4,5,6  (Jan 3 1899).7  

He married Vira Merry Belle Smith4 [Vira Wells3,4], 19184 [about 19202].  Vira, daughter of Owen Justin Wells & Rose Caroline Lynch, was born Sep 20 1899, Burlington, Iowa.1,2,4  (adopted Jul 29 1901).4  

On Sep 12 1918 Otis Vergle Hanshaw, age 19, registered for the World War I draft in Washington County, Kansas.  He declared he was born Jan 3 1899, and was then residing in Washington County, Kansas, occupied in farming.  He declared his nearest relative was Vira Marybelle Hanshaw of Washington County.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, brown eyes, light brown hair.7  

Otis and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 27 1920), Coleman Township, Washington County, Kansas:1

Hanshaw, Ottis V., head-of-household, age 19, born in Kansas; parents born in U.S.; rented home; occupation: farmer, general farm.
Hanshaw, Vira M., wife, age 20, born in Iowa; father born in Iowa; mother born in U.S..
Hanshaw, Ilah R., daughter, age 1 month [unclear], born in Kansas; father born in Kansas; mother born in Iowa.

Otis and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 8 1930), Mill Creek Township, Washington County, Kansas:2

Hanshaw, Otis, head-of-household, age 30, born in Kansas; parents born in Kansas; first married at age 20; owned home; no radio in home; occupation: farming, farm.
Hanshaw, Vira, wife, age 30, born in Iowa; parents born in Iowa; first married at age 20.
Hanshaw, Ila, daughter, age 10, born in Kansas; father born in Kansas; mother born in Iowa; attended school.
Hanshaw, Virgil, son, age 8, born in Kansas; parents born in Kansas [sic]; attended school.
Hanshaw, Lola, daughter, age 6, born in Kansas; parents born in Kansas [sic]; attended school.
Hanshaw, Edward, son, age 4 months, born in Kansas; parents born in Kansas [sic].

Otis Virgle Hanshaw died Aug 11 1936, Morrowville, Washington County, Kansas.4  Otis died when he fell down a silo.4  

Vera remarried to 1) Charles Long, then 2) Bernard Cramblit.4  

Vira died Dec 7 1981, Washington County, Kansas.4  


Sources

  1. 1920 census, Coleman Township, Washington County, Kansas; roll T625-554, ED 158, page 11A, line #12, dwelling #49, family #49.
  2. 1930 census, Mill Creek Township, Washington County, Kansas; roll T626-725, ED 27, page 3A, line #8, dwelling #48, family #53.
  3. "100 Year History of Morrowville, Kansas", compiled for Centennial Celebration, Jun 8-10 1984, Part 2:
    http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/washingt/morrowvi1.htm.
  4. RootsWeb WorldConnect data by William Knox ().
  5. 1900 census, Farmington Township, Washington County, Kansas; roll T623-503, ED 132, page 5A, line #40, dwelling #91, family #95.
  6. 1910 census, Farmington Township, Washington County, Kansas; roll T624-459, ED 148, page 63B, line #69, dwelling #119, family #119.
  7. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.


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