Elizabeth Jane Hinshaw

 1. Elizabeth Jane Hinshaw (c1827-<1900)
    +Solomon Ruffin Cates (1829->1905)
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Elizabeth Jane Hinshaw1,2,3 [Betty J. Hinshaw4].

Born about 18275 [about 18351,2,3], Orange County, North Carolina5.  

She married Solomon Ruffin Cates6,7 [Ruffin Cates1,4,5,7].  Solomon was born Apr - 1829, North Carolina.1,2,3,5,8  

Children:1

Laura E. Cates, born May 1869; married -- Murray (child: Will Murray, born Oct 1889). 9
John J. Cates, born Nov 28 1858; died Nov 30 1921, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina; buried Woodland Cemetery; married Ella/Nannie Peters (child: Cora Lee Cates). 3,4,7
Jane Cates, born c1860.
Edward R. Cates, born c1862; married Sarah M. Waggoner, Dec 25 1880. 6
Joseph Lee Roy Cates, born Mar 25 1868; died May 18 1914, Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina; buried Woodland Cemetery. 4
Nancy C. "Nannie" Cates, born Sep 23 1878 [Sep 1877]; died Jun 13 1911, Winston, Forsyth County, North Carolina; single; buried Woodland Cemetery. 4,9

Betty and Solomon lived in Orange County, North Carolina.  They later moved to Guilford County, then to Patrick, Virginia, then to Winston-Salem, North Carolina.6  

Betty and Ruffin were shown in the 1850 census (Aug 6 1850), Orange County, North Carolina:5

David Williams, age 77, born in Orange, North Carolina; hatter; $750 real estate.
Lydia Williams, age 72, born in Orange, North Carolina; cannot read or write.
Anderson Williams, age 16, born in Orange, North Carolina; farmer.
Betsy Cates, age 23, born in Orange, North Carolina; cannot read or write.
William Cates, age 1, born in Orange, North Carolina.
Ruffin Cates, age 21, born in Orange, North Carolina; laborer.

Ruffin was shown in the 1860 census (Jun 3 1860), apparently living alone near Rock Spring P.O., Orange County, North Carolina:8

Ruffin Cates, age 31, born in North Carolina; farmer; $150 personal property.

Betty and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 20 1870), Friendship Township, Guilford County, North Carolina:1

Cates, Ruffin, age 40, born in North Carolina; farmer; $1200 real estate; $300 personal property; can read, cannot write.
Cates, Elizabeth, age 35, born in North Carolina; keeping house; cannot read or write.
Cates, Laura, age 16, born in North Carolina; cannot read or write.
Cates, Jane, age 10, born in North Carolina; cannot read or write.
Cates, John, age 12, born in North Carolina; attended school.
Cates, Edward, age 8, born in North Carolina.

Betty and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 21-22 1880), Mayo River District, Patrick County, Virginia:2

Cates, Solomon R., age 51, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; farmer; cannot read or write.
Cates, Elizabeth J., wife, age 45, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia; keeping house; cannot read or write.
Cates, Mary R.B., daughter, age 22, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; does housework; cannot read or write.
Cates, Ila R.E., daughter, age 21, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; works on farm; cannot read or write.
Cates, Joshua J., son, age 17, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; labors on farm; cannot read or write.
Cates, Julian O., son, age 16, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; labors on farm; cannot read or write.
Cates, Joseph L.R., son, age 11, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; labors on farm; cannot read or write.
Cates, William P.L., son, age 10, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic]; labors on farm; cannot read or write.
Cates, Joanna C., daughter, age 7, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic].
Cates, Nancy C., daughter, age 4, born in Virginia; parents born in Virginia [sic].

Elizabeth Jane Hinshaw died before Jun 11 1900.3,9  

Solomon was shown in the 1891 city directory of Winston, North Carolina:10

Cates S R, h Oak
Solomon was shown in the 1899 city directory of Winston, North Carolina:10
Cates Miss Nannie, cigar maker, h 550 Crawford
Cates S. R. grocer, 550 Crawford, h do

Widower Solomon was shown in the 1900 census (Jun 11 1900), 550 12th St., Winston, Forsyth County, North Carolina:9

Cates, Soloman R., head-of-household, age 71, born Apr 1829 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widower; occupation: disabled; owned home (free).
Murray, Laura E., daughter, age 31, born May 1869 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 20 years; 4 children, 3 living.
Murray, Will, grandson, age 10, born Oct 1889 in Virginia; father born in Virginia; mother born in North Carolina; occupation: labor; attended school 6 months.
Cates, Nannie, daughter, age 22, born Sept 1877 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; single; 1 child, 1 living; occupation: job worker.
Cates, Nina G., granddaughter, age 1, born Mch 1899 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Solomon was shown in the 1904 city directory of Winston, North Carolina:10

Cates Murray Miss, wks Liipfert-Scales Co, r 548 1/2 Crawford (W)
Cates Nannie Miss, cigar mkr A R Bennett & Co, r 548 1/2 Crawford (W)
Cates S Rufus, retired, r 548 1/2 Crawford (W)

Solomon died after 1905.3  

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Sources

  1. 1870 census, Westminster P.O., Friendship Township, Guilford County, North Carolina; roll M593-1140, page 73, line #12, dwelling #102, family #102.
  2. 1880 census, Mayo River District, Patrick County, Virginia; roll T9-1383, ED 159, page 81B, line #4, dwelling #295, family #295.
  3. RootsWeb WorldConnect data from: Betty ().
  4. North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975; http://www.ancestry.com.
  5. 1850 census, District 1, Orange County, North Carolina; roll M432-639, page 181A, line #24, dwelling #412, family #412.
  6. Contribution from Martha Giles ().
  7. Contribution from Ron Collins () citing:
    Forsyth County, North Carolina death records.
  8. 1860 census, Rock Spring P.O., Orange County, North Carolina; page 562, line #28, dwelling #508, family #469.
  9. 1900 census, 2nd Ward, Winston, Forsyth County, North Carolina; roll T623-1195, ED 41, page 10A, line #32, dwelling #204, family #247.
  10. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.


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