William Jasper 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........ Jesse Hinshaw (1797-1875) m Hannah Moon (1798-1886)
 9......... Zimri Hinshaw (1821-1854) m Rachel Crofford (1814-1898)
10.......... William Jasper Hinshaw (1849-1937)
             +Sarah Jane Elliot (1854-1930)
11...........  Lewellyn Magellan Hinshaw (1875-1957) 1,2,3,4
11...........  Fred Irving Hinshaw (1877-1958) 1,2,3,4
11...........  Inman Ray Hinshaw (1879-1879) 1
11...........  Mary Alice Hinshaw (1881-1932) 1,2,4
11...........  Everett Burdett Hinshaw (1889-1950) 1,2,4
William Jasper Hinshaw     [ID 02033] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

William Jasper Hinshaw5,6 [Jasper Hinshaw7].

Born Mar 15 18491,2,3,4,8,9,10,11 [Mar 15 18486], Bloomingdale, Parke County, Indiana1,2,3,4,8,9,10,11 [Clay County, Indiana6].  

William was doubly-enumerated in the 1870 census, being shown once (Jun 2 1870) with his uncle James and family in Penn Township, Park County, Indiana:8

Hinshaw, Wm J., age 21, born in Indiana; attended school.
and again shown (Aug 2 1870) with his widowed mother and family in Center Point, Clay County, Indiana:9,10
Hinshaw, William J., age 21, born in Indiana; works on farm.

He married Sarah Jane Elliot1,2 [Sarah Jane Elliott12], Apr 12 18731,2, Oklahoma1,2.  Sarah, daughter of Reuben + Rebecca Elliot, was born Mar 10 1854, Indiana.3,4,13,14  (Her father Reuben was born 4-27-1823, Randolph Co., Indiana; died 11-5-1898, Waubensee Co., Kansas).13  

Sarah had gone with her parents to the Wichita Agency in the Indiana Territories under the charge of the Friends Church.  She was a seamstress and a teacher.  In the Indiana Territories (now Oklahoma), she met William Jasper Hinshaw, who was also a school teacher.13  They taught school to the Indians at a Quaker mission school at Anadarko, Oklahoma.2  After they were married they returned to Kansas.13  

William and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 11-12 1880), Wilmington Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:3

Hinshaw, Wm J., age 31, born in Indiana; [..parents birthplaces unclear..]; farmer.
Hinshaw, Sarah J., wife, age 26, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; keeping house.
Hinshaw, Llewellyn M., son, age 5, born in Kansas; parents born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Fred I., son, age 3, born in Kansas; parents born in Indiana.

William & Sarah and family were shown in the Kansas state census of 1895, living in Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:15,16

Hinshaw, Wm J, male, age 45, born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Sarah J, female, age 40, born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, L M, male, age 20, born in Kansas.
Hinshaw, Fred I, male, age 18, born in Kansas.
Hinshaw, A M A, female, age 13, born in Kansas.
Hinshaw, Everett B, male, age 5, born in Kansas.

William and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 1 1900), Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:4

Hinshaw, William J., head-of-household, age 51, born Mar 1849 in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Pennsylvania; married 27 years; occupation: farmer; owned farm (mortgaged).
Hinshaw, Sarah J., wife, age 46, born Mar 1854 in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; married 27 years; 5 children, 4 living.
Hinshaw, Lew M., son, age 25, born Feb 1875 in Kansas; parents born in Indiana; occupation: teacher.
Hinshaw, Fred I., son, age 23, born Feb 1877 in Kansas; parents born in Indiana; occupation: teacher.
Hinshaw, Alyce, daughter, age 18, born Oct 1881 in Kansas; parents born in Indiana; attended school 9 months.
Hinshaw, Evert B., son, age 10, born July 1889 in Kansas; parents born in Indiana; occupation: farm laborer; attended school 8 months.
White, Edward, servant, age 23, born Mar 1876 in Kansas; father born in Ireland; mother born in Scotland; occupation: farm laborer.

William and Sarah were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 21 1910), Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:17

Hinshaw, William J., head-of-household, age 61, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Pennsylvania; first marriage, married 37 years; occupation: farmer, general farm; owned farm (mortgaged).
Hinshaw, Sarah J., wife, age 56, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Ohio; first marriage, married 37 years; 5 children, 4 living.

William & Sarah were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 6 1920), Wabaunsee Ave., Harveyville, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:18

Hinshaw, William J., head-of-household, age 70, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Ohio; rented home; occupation: none.
Hinshaw, Sarah J., wife, age 65, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; keeping house.

Sarah died 1930, buried Harveyville Cemetery, Harveyville, Wabaunsee County, Kansas.14  

Widower William was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 21 1930), living alone on Charlotta Street, Harveyville, Wabaunsee County, Kansas:19

Hinshaw, William J., head-of-household, age 81, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Ohio; widower; owned home ($1275 value); no radio in home; occupation: none, retired.

William Jasper Hinshaw died Jan 21 1937, buried Harveyville Cemetery, Harveyville, Wabaunsee County, Kansas.2,11

(photo)Photo: William Jasper Hinshaw and family

(photo)Photo: William Jasper Hinshaw with brother John, 1911

(photo)Photo: William with siblings, 1923

(photo)Photo: William and Sarah on their 50th wedding anniversary, April 1923

(photo)Photo: William Hinshaw and Sarah Jane Elliott 20


Sources

  1. Contribution from Robert Lloyd Hinshaw citing:
    Loose insert from a family bible, located by Doris W. Hinshaw & her niece Sarah J. Walton.
  2. Contribution from Bruce Irving Hinshaw.
  3. 1880 census, Wilmington Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas; roll T9-0399, ED 128, page 425A, line #34, dwelling #101, family #107.
  4. 1900 census, Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas; roll T623-502, ED 179, page 1A, line #8, dwelling #3, family #3.
  5. Contribution from Robert Lloyd Hinshaw.
  6. Zimri & Rachel Hinshaw family notes, recorded by granddaughter Mary Cisela Stuart; contributed by Joey Okamoto ().
  7. Contribution from Sherian Kennedy () citing:
    1860 census, Parke County, Indiana; page 619.
  8. 1870 census, Annapolis P.O., Penn Township, Park County, Indiana; roll M593-349, page 133, line #1, dwelling #63, family #63.
  9. 1870 census, Clay County, Indiana; page 177; USGenWeb Archives:
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~inclay/c1870e-h.txt.
  10. 1870 census, Center Point, Sugar Ridge Township, Clay County, Indiana; page 177, line #39, dwelling #983, family #984.
  11. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=94711350.
  12. Contribution from T.O. Tanton ().
  13. Contribution from Robert Lloyd Hinshaw citing:
    Obituary for Sarah Jane Elliot Hinshaw.
  14. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=94711392.
  15. 1895 Kansas State Census; Kansas State Historical Society:.
  16. http://www.kshs.org/genealogists/census/kansas/census1895ks.htm.
  17. 1910 census, Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas; roll T624-459, ED 140, page 5B, line #70, dwelling #94, family #94.
  18. 1920 census, Harveyville, Plumb Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas; roll T625-553, ED 149, page 1B, line #51, dwelling #14, family #14.
  19. 1930 census, Harveyville, Plum Township, Wabaunsee County, Kansas; roll T626-725, ED 14, page 2A, line #18, dwelling #35, family #36.
  20. Photo courtesy of Robert Lloyd Hinshaw and Margie Hinshaw Walton.


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