Michael Carroll Henshaw

 1. James Hinshaw (c1850-1932) m Madeline Deneny (c1866-?)
 2.. Michael Carroll Henshaw (1895-1948)
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Michael Carroll Henshaw1,2 [Michael Matra3, Michael Matraia4].

Born Mar 11 1895, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California.1,2,5,6,7,8  (Mar - 1894).3  

It appears that Michael might have adopted the Henshaw name, having been born Michael Matraia/Matra3,4 from his mother's first marriage to Sam Matraia/Matra, later using the name Michael Henshaw.  

On Jun 5 1917 Michael Henshaw, age 22, registered for the World War I draft in Oakland, California.  He declared he was born March 11 1895 in San Francisco, California, and was then residing at the Hotel Reo, 7th St., Oakland, self-employed in the "newspaper bisness".  He declared he was single, with dependent mother and father.  He was recorded as medium height, stout, brown eyes, black hair.1  

During World War I Michael served as a private in the U.S. Army; enlisted May 29 1918,6,9 discharged Dec 7 1918.6  

Michael was shown in the 1915 city directory of Oakland, California:10

Henshaw Michl news agt rms 539 7th
Michael was shown in the 1918 city directory of Oakland, California:10
Henshaw Michl news agt rms 415 7th

Michael was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 9 1930), living in (or staying in) a lodging house at 1111 Franklin Street, Oakland, Alameda County, California:11

Henshaw, Mike, lodger, age 29, born in California; parents born in U.S.; single; occupation: newspaper, seller.

Michael was shown in the 1935 city directory of Oakland, California:10

Henshaw Michl news vendor r516 13th
Michael was shown in the 1939 city directory of Oakland, California:10
Henshaw Michl slsmn r516 13th

Michael was shown in the 1940 census (Apr 15 1940), living in (or staying in) a lodging house at 4109 E 12th St., Oakland, Alameda County, California:5

Henshaw, Michael, lodger, age 43 [unclear], born in California; father born in California; mother born in Louisiana; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in Oakland, Alameda County, California; single; occupation: news[..unclear..], newspaper; worked 52 weeks in 1939; $1040 wages in 1939.

Michael was shown in the 1941 city directory of Oakland, California:10

Henshaw Michl slsmn r4109 E 12th

In 1942 Michael Carroll Henshaw, age 47, registered for the World War II draft in Oakland, Alameda County, California.  He declared he was born Mar 11 1895 in California, and was then residing at 516 13th St. in Oakland, employed by the Richmond Shipyards in Richmond.  He declared his relative/contact was Janette Anderson, 4109 E. 12th, Oakland.  He was recorded as 5' 10 1/2" tall, 185 lbs., blue eyes, gray hair, light complexion.2  

Michael Carroll Henshaw died Sep 10 1948, Alameda County, California; buried Sep 15 1948, Section J Site 752, Golden Gate National Cemetery, 1300 Sneath Lane, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California.6,7,8,9  

Social Security information for Michael Carroll Henshaw: 572-09-3916


Sources

  1. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  2. U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942; http://www.ancestry.com.
  3. 1900 census, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California; roll T623-107, ED 284, page 12B, line #98, dwelling #196, family #301.
  4. Marriage record for Bennie Matraia, showing parents Sam Matraia & Madeline Demeny;
    California, Marriage Records from Select Counties, 1850-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1940 census, Oakland, Alameda County, California; roll T627-435, ED 61-207, page 12B, line #55, household #312.
  6. U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. California, Death Index, 1940-1997; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. http://www.findagrave.com.
  9. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. 1930 census, Oakland, Alameda County, California; roll T626-103, ED 89, page 17A, line #23, dwelling #181, family #185.


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