Henry Hanshew

 1. Frederick Handschuh  m Maria Catharina - 
 2.. Henry Hanshew (1783-1866) m Barbara Thomas (1792-1855)
 3... Henry Hanshew (1827-1903)
      +Sarah Ann Briggs 
 4....  Esther Jane Hanshew (1849-1910) 1,2,3
 4....  James Henry Hanshew (1850-1916) 1,4,5
 4....  William Jasper Hanshew (1852-1934) 1,4
 4....  Mary Elizabeth Hanshew (1855-1940) 1,4
      +Druzilla Sally (1837-1917)
 4....  Sarah Alice Hanshew (1862-1950) 2,4,6,7
 4....  Alfred C. Hanshew (1869-1951) 2,4,8,9,10
 4....  Bertha F. Hanshew (1875-1962) 2,11
 4....  Charles L. Benton Hanshew (1880-1940) 8,9,12
Henry Hanshew     [ID 02750] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Henry Hanshew2,3,4,8,13,14,15 [Henry Henshaw1].

Born Jan 14 1827, Ohio.1,2,4,8,15  

He married Sarah Ann Briggs13 [Viola Briggs3], Mar 5 184813, Rush County, Indiana13.  Sarah was born Indiana.  

Henry and family were shown in the 1850 census (Sep 24 1850), Rush County, Indiana:16

Henry Henshw, age 23, born in Ohio; farmer.
Sarah A. Henshw, age 23, born in Kentucky; cannot read or write.
Ester L. [or A. - unclear] Henshaw, age 1, born in Indiana.
Living next door in 1850 was father Henry Sr..17  

He then married Druzilla Sally18 [Drucilla Sallie4,6,8, Drucilla Sally10,11, Druzilla Sallie2, Drusella Salley12, Druscela Sallie19, Druscela Sally15, Lucinda Sallie1], Oct 4 185718, Tipton County, Indiana18.  Druzilla, daughter of Thomas Sally & - Gibson, was born Apr - 1837, Shelby County, Indiana.1,2,4,8,15  

Henry Henshaw and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jul 6 1860), Madison County, Indiana:20

Henry Henshaw, age 33, born in Ohio; farmer; $500 personal property.
Lucinda Henshaw, age 21, born in Indiana.
Hester Henshaw, age 11, born in Indiana; attended school.
James Henshaw, age 8, born in Indiana; attended school.
Wm Henshaw, age 6, born in Indiana; attended school.
Mary Henshaw, age 4, born in Indiana.
Living two houses away in 1860 was father Henry Sr..21  

Henry and family were shown in the 1870 census (Aug 3 1870), Madison Township, Tipton County, Indiana:4

Hanshew, Henry, age 43, born in Ohio; farmer.
Hanshew, Drucilla, wife, age 32, born in Indiana; keeping house.
Hanshew, James, age 20, born in Indiana; cannot read or write.
Hanshew, William, age 18, born in Indiana; cannot read or write.
Hanshew, Mary E., age 14, born in Indiana; cannot read or write.
Hanshew, Sarah A., age 8, born in Indiana.
Hanshew, Alfred C., age 2, born in Indiana.
Hanshew, Susanah, age 40, born in Ohio; "whether dead, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict": mame [unclear].

Henry and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 17 1880), Madison Township, Tipton County, Indiana:2

Hanshew, Henry, age 53, born in Ohio; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Tennessee; farmer.
Hanshew, Druzilla, wife, age 42, born in Indiana; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Tennessee; keeping house.
Hanshew, Sarah A., daughter, age 18, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana.
Hanshew, Alfred C., son, age 11, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana.
Hanshew, Tabitha, daughter, age 5, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana.
Hanshew, Jane, daughter, age 31, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; divorced.
Swarts, Perry E., grandson, age 9, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Swarts, James R., grandson, age 5, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Swarts, Rosa Alice, granddaughter, age 3, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Swarts, Nora, granddaughter, age 11 months, born Jul [1879] in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.

Henry and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 16-18 1900), Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana:8

Hanshew, Henry, head-of-household, age 73, born Jan 1827 in Ohio; parents born in Virginia; married 42 years; occupation: day laborer; rented home.
Hanshew, Drucilla, wife, age 63, born April 1837 in Indiana; father born in Tennessee; mother born in South Carolina; married 42 years; 2 children, 2 living.
Hanshew, Alford C, son, age 30, born June 1869 in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; occupation: day laborer.
Hanshew, Charles L B, son, age 19, born Dec 1880 in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; occupation: day laborer.
Living next door in 1900 was the family of son James.22  

Henry Hanshew died May 5 1903, Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana; age 76y 3m 21d.15,19,23,24  

Drucilla and sons were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 20 1910), Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana:9

Hanshew, Drucila, head-of-household, age 71, born in Indiana; father's birthplace unknown; mother born in Tennessee; widow; 16 children, 4 living; rented farm.
Hanshew, Chas, son, age 29, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; single; occupation: day laborer, farm.
Hanshew, Alfred, son, age 39, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; single; occupation: day laborer, farm; cannot read or write.

Druzilla died Aug 23 1917, Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana; age 80y 4m 15d.15,19,25

(photo)Photo: Henry Hanshew death certificate Elkhart County, Indiana 15

(photo)Photo: Drucilla Sallie death certificate Elkhart County, Indiana 15


Sources

  1. 1860 census, Pipe Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana; page 333, line #33, dwelling #769, family #769.
  2. 1880 census, Madison Township, Tipton County, Indiana; roll T9-0315, ED 138, page 159D, line #21, dwelling #289, family #294.
  3. Esther Jane Hanshew death certificate.
  4. 1870 census, Curtis P.O., Madison Township, Tipton County, Indiana; page 541B, line #24, dwelling #175, family #179.
  5. James Henry Hanshew death certificate.
  6. Sarah Alice Hanshew death certificate.
  7. 1880 census, Madison Township, Tipton County, Indiana; roll T9-315, ED 138, page 159D, line #21, dwelling #289, family #294.
  8. 1900 census, Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana; roll T623-369, ED 2, page 7A, line #42, dwelling #164, family #164.
  9. 1910 census, Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana; roll T624-347, ED 3, page 2B, line #94, dwelling #48, family #48.
  10. Alfred C. Hanshew death certificate.
  11. Bertha F. Hanshew death certificate.
  12. Charles L. Benton Hanshew death certificate.
  13. "Index of Indiana Marriages Through 1850", Indiana State Library, Genealogy Division: http://www.in.gov/library/genealogy.htm
  14. Contribution from Oryl Fischer () citing:
    "Biographical and Genealogical History of Cass, Miama, Howard, and Tipton
    Counties Indiana", Vol. 1, Page 478; Lewis Publishing Co., 1898, Chicago.
  15. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; http://www.ancestry.com.
  16. 1850 census, 97th District, Rush County, Indiana; roll 170, page 457, line #12, dwelling #1188, family #1190.
  17. 1850 census, 97th District, Rush County, Indiana; roll 170, page 457, line #4, dwelling #1187, family #1189.
  18. Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  19. Indiana Deaths, 1882-1920; http://www.ancestry.com.
  20. 1860 census, Anderson, Pipe Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana; page 333, line #33, dwelling #769, family #769.
  21. 1860 census, Anderson, Pipe Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana; page 333, line #29, dwelling #767, family #767.
  22. 1900 census, Benton Township, Elkhart County, Indiana; roll T623-369, ED 2, page 7A, line #34, dwelling #163, family #163.
  23. Index to Death Records, Elkhart County, Indiana 1882-1920; Indiana Works Progress Administration, 1938; Book H-14, page 29.
  24. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=164492534.
  25. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=164492227.


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