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...... William Hinshaw (1724-1814) m Mary Hinshaw (?-1822) 7....... Rebecca Hinshaw (1789-1882) +Joshua Hadley, III (1783-1847)
|Rebecca Hinshaw [ID 00261]||Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view:|
Born Feb 20 1789, Randolph County, North Carolina.1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Rebecca and Mary were twins.
She married Joshua Hadley, III, 1809.1,3,4,5,6,8,9 Joshua, son of Joshua Hadley & Ruth Lindley, was born Dec 13 1783, Chatham County, North Carolina.3,5,6,7,10 Joshua had been previously married Dec 7 1803 to Lydia Hiatt (Apr 16 1786-Apr 14 1806).7,9,10,11
Note Joshua was the brother of Rebecca's twin sister Mary's husband Joseph! Note also that Joshua's father had earlier married (as his second wife) Rebecca's second cousin, Jane Hinshaw!3
Although Joshua was sometimes known as "Joshua Hadley, Jr.", he was really "Joshua Hadley, III" - he and his father were known at Cane Creek as Joshua Jr. and Sr. respectively.12
At Cane Creek MM on 3-6-1813, Rebekah was disowned for "marriage out of unity".13
In the fall of 1838, Rebecca and Joshua moved to Hendricks County, Indiana, settling in Clay Township. At that time their two eldest children were married.7
Joshua died Aug 23 1847, buried Mill Creek Cemetery, Danville, Hendricks County, Indiana.3,5,6,7,10
Rebecca and her son, Addison Hadley, donated 110 acres of land and a large sum of money with which the "Hadley Industrial School for Girls" was founded at Danville, Indiana.1
Rebecca was a woman of great energy and fortitude, and strong religious convictions, and a devoted Bible student. She was a frequent attendant at church, riding horseback when between eighty and ninety years of age.7
Rebecca Hinshaw died Apr 19 1882.7
If you have additional information on this person, please share!
If you would like to be automatically notified by email
whenever an update
is made affecting this page then enter your email address
and click the "Enter" button below:
How is this person related to other ancestors?
To find out, enter the database ID number of another ancestor,
and then click the "Enter" button below:
If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...
Return to HFA Home Page
This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.
[This page was computer generated]