John 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..... Thomas Hinshaw (c1680-?) m Mary Marshall (c1685-?)
 6...... William Hinshaw (1715-1803) m Mary Courtney 
 7....... John Hinshaw (1755-?) m Mary Martin (1763-?)
 8........ George Hinshaw (1786-<1850) m Anna Goldin (c1797-c1880)
 9......... John Hinshaw (c1822-1883)
            +Nancy Coffee (1830-?)
10..........  Martha Jane Hinshaw (1848-1917) 1,2,3,4
10..........  William Temple Hinshaw (1851-c1890) 1,3
10..........  James Henry Hinshaw (1853-1932) 1,3
10..........  Amanda E. Hinshaw (1855-1897) 1,3
10..........  Samantha Caroline Hinshaw (1858-1900) 1,3,5
10..........  John Bo Hinshaw (1860-1885) 1,3
10..........  Theodocia A. Hinshaw (1862-1938) 1,5
10..........  Mary Susan Hinshaw (1864-1909) 1,5,6
10..........  Nancy Cordelia Hinshaw (1866-1943) 1,5
10..........  Jacob Golden Hinshaw (1868-1940) 1,5,7,8
10..........  Sophronia Hinshaw (1870-?) 1,5
10..........  Rosa F. Hinshaw (1872-1904) 1,5
John Hinshaw     [ID 02498] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born about 1822.1  

He married Nancy Coffee9,10,11 [Nancy Coffey1,12], Oct 17 18479,10,11, Grainger County, Tennessee9,10,11.  Nancy, daughter of Joel Coffey & Elizabeth Grubb, was born Oct - 1830, Tennessee.1,13  

A marriage bond was recorded for John Hinshaw & Nancy Coffee on Oct 16 1847, Grainger County, Tennessee.  They were married the following day by J. H. Dyer, J.P.  John's brother, Jacob Hinshaw, was the recorded bondsman.9  

Nancy was the sister of Susannah Coffee (Coffey), whose son later married John's niece, Artlissa Hinshaw.4  

John and family were shown in the 1850 census (Sep 25 1850), Grainger County, Tennessee:14

John Hinchall, age 28, born in Tennessee; farmer.
Nancy Hinchall, age 20, born in Tennessee; cannot read or write.
Martha Hinchall, age 2, born in Tennessee.

John and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jul 27 1860), Grainger County, Tennessee:3

John Hinshaw, age 39, born in Tennessee; farmer; $800 real estate; $750 personal property.
Nancy Hinshaw, age 30.
Martha J. Hinshaw, age 11; attended school.
William T. Hinshaw, age 9; attended school.
James H. Hinshaw, age 7; attended school.
Amanda E. Hinshaw, age 5.
Samantha Hinshaw, age 2.
John B. Hinshaw, age 3 months.

John and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 25 1870), Grainger County, Tennessee:6

Hinshaw, John, age 48, born in Tennessee; farmer; $800 real estate; $809 personal property.
Hinshaw, Nancy, age 40, born in Tennessee; keeping house.
Hinshaw, William, age 19; attended school; farm labor.
Hinshaw, James, age 17; attended school; farm labor.
Hinshaw, Manda, age 15; attended school.
Hinshaw, Cisamantha [unclear], age 13; attended school.
Hinshaw, Docia, age 9.
Hinshaw, Susan, age 7.
Hinshaw, Cordelia, age 5.
Hinshaw, Jacob, age 1.

John and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 17 1880), Grainger County, Tennessee:5

Hinshaw, John, age 58, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; farmer.
Hinshaw, Nancy, wife, age 51, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; keeping house.
Hinshaw, Caroline, daughter, age 22, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; works at home.
Hinshaw, Thedosa A., daughter, age 18, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; works at home; attended school.
Hinshaw, Mary S., daughter, age 16, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; works at home; attended school.
Hinshaw, Nancy C., daughter, age 14, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; works at home; attended school.
Hinshaw, Jacob G., son, age 11, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; farm laborer; attended school; can read, cannot write.
Hinshaw, Sephrona, daughter, age 10, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; works at home; attended school; can read, cannot write.
Hinshaw, Rosa F., daughter, age 7, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; attended school.
Living nearby in 1880 were the families of son William,15 son James.16  and daughter Amanda.17  

John Hinshaw died Dec - 1883.1  

Widow Nancy was shown in the 1900 census (Jun 5 1900), Grainger County, Tennessee:13

Hinshaw, Nancy, head-of-household, age 69, born Oct 1830 in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; widow; 12 children, 10 living; farmer; owned farm.
Chesher, Caroline, daughter, age 42, born Jan 1858 in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; widow; 2 children, 2 living.
Chesher, Arch, grandson, age 17, born Aug 1882 in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; single; farmer.
Chesher [sic - Hinshaw], Dela [unclear], daughter, age 34, born Mar 1866 in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; single.
Yates, Charles, grandson, age [..unclear..], born Sep 1891 in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; single.
Just five days after the 1900 census was taken, daughter Caroline died on Jun 10 1900.1  Perhaps Caroline had been ill and being cared for by Nancy.18  


Sources

  1. "East Tennessee Roots", Volume I, Issue 3, September, 1984; Tennessee Valley Publications.
  2. Contribution from Trent Hill ().
  3. 1860 census, 7th Civil District, Rutledge P.O., Grainger County, Tennessee; page 457A, line #9, dwelling #771, family #773.
  4. Contribution from Joy Bliss Gerber.
  5. 1880 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; roll T9-1257, ED 98, page 455B, line #16, dwelling #237, family #247.
  6. 1870 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; page 75B, line #29, dwelling #42, family #42.
  7. RootsWeb California Death Index:
    http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi.
  8. California Death Index, 1940-1997; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. "Grainger County [Tennessee] Marriage Bonds and Licenses, 1838-1866", in the Tennessee State Library/Archives. Contributed by Robert Worley.
  10. "Early East Tennesee Marriages", Vol. 1 Grooms, Byron & Barb Sistley, 1987, submitted by Robert Worley.
  11. "Early East Tennessee Marriages", Sistler, 1987.
  12. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Tennessee.
  13. 1900 census, Civil District 7, Grainger County, Tennessee; ED 22, page 78B, line #88, dwelling #61, family #64.
  14. 1850 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; page 51B, line #32, dwelling #734, family #759.
  15. 1880 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; roll T9-1257, ED 98, page 455B, line #34, dwelling #240, family #250.
  16. 1880 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; roll T9-1257, ED 98, page 455B, line #49, dwelling #244, family #254.
  17. 1880 census, 7th Civil District, Grainger County, Tennessee; roll T9-1257, ED 98, page 455B, line #41, dwelling #242, family #252.
  18. Speculation.


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