1. Hiram B. Hanshaw (c1810-1870)
+Catherine Miner (1814-1879)
2.. James E. Hanshaw (1831-1870) 1,2,3
2.. Ruhama Hanshaw (1832-1891) 3
2.. Sarah F. Hanshaw (1833-?) 3
2.. Guy R. Hanshaw (1838-1908) 1,3
2.. William P. Hanshaw (c1840-1855) 3
2.. Charles F. W. Hanshaw (1841-1888) 3
2.. Robert M. Hanshaw (1842-1893) 3
2.. Jane Adelia Hanshaw (1845-1903) 1,3
2.. Helen M. Hanshaw (1846-?) 1,2,3
2.. Matilda E. "Tillie" Hanshaw (c1847-1880) 1,3
2.. George W. Hanshaw (1852-?) 1,3
2.. Margaret E. Hanshaw (c1855-1856) 3
2.. Julia M. Hanshaw (1855-1910) 1,2,3
2.. Agnes E. Henshaw (1856-?) 1,2,3
Hiram B. Hanshaw [ID 15181]
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Born about 1810, Virginia.2,4
About 1830 Hiram migrated to Kingwood, Preston County, [West] Virginia, according to a local history.3
He married Catherine Miner.2,3 Catherine, daughter of Burket Minerd & Frances Skinner, was born Sep 10 1814, near Kingwood, Preston County, Virginia.3 (c1813).2
Hiram and family were shown in the 1830 census, Preston County, Virginia:4
Hiram B. Handshaw household:
1 male age 20-30 [Hiram].
1 female age 15-20 [Catherine].
2 persons total.
Hiram and family were shown in the 1840 census, Preston County, Virginia:5
Hiram B. Hanshaw household:
2 males under age 5.
1 male age 5-10.
1 male age 10-15.
1 male age 30-40 [Hiram].
1 male age 40-50.
1 female under age 5.
1 female age 5-10.
1 female age 20-30 (Catherine).
Hiram and family were shown in the 1860 census (Oct 11 1860), Preston County, Virginia:1
Hiram B. Hanshaw, born in Virginia; tavern keeper.
Catharine Hanshaw, born in Virginia.
John H. King, age 21, born in Ohio; teacher common school; $1000 real estate; $200 personal property.
Hiram and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 7 1870), Preston County, West Virginia (census page very faded):2
Henshaw, Hiram [unclear], age 60, born in Virginia; hotel keeper; $2500 real estate; $150 personal property.
Henshaw, Catherine N. [or M. - unclear], age 57, born in Virginia; keeping house.
Henshaw, Julia M.
, age 15, born in Virginia; keeping house; attended school; can read, cannot write.
Caudy [unclear], Gibson [unclear], age 17, born in Virginia; black; [..unclear..] at hotel.
Hiram B. Hanshaw died Dec 4 1870.3 Hiram reportedly was killed in a railroad accident.3
Catherine died Oct 4 1879, at the home of daughter Jennie; buried Union Cemetery, Newburg, West Virginia.3
A biographical sketch of Hiram Hanshaw & Catherine Miner can be seen at: http://www.minerd.com/bio-miner,_catherinehanshaw.htm
This person's ancestry is unknown!
If you know who the parents were, please
- 1860 census, Evansville P.O., Evansville District, Preston County, Virginia; roll M653-1372, page 273, line #6, family #1580.
- 1870 census, Rowlesburg P.O., Lyon Township, Preston County, West Virginia; roll M593-1697, page 104, line #5, dwelling #71, family #71.
- Minerd-Miner-Minor National Family Reunion and Research:
- 1830 census, Preston County, Virginia; roll M19-199, page 14.
- 1840 census, Preston County, Virginia; roll M704-572, page 207.
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