Jesse Gifford 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....... John Hinshaw (1747-1800) m Ruth (Pike) Weisner (1744-1795)
 8........ Jesse Hinshaw (1780-1853) m Eunice Gifford (1778-1820)
 9......... Jesse Gifford Hinshaw (1813-1875)
            +Anna Mendenhall (1805-1857)
10..........  James Madison Hinshaw (1833-1912) 1,2,3
10..........  Jesse Alfonzo Hinshaw (1835-1837) 1
10..........  Susan Delphina Hinshaw (1837-1843) 1
10..........  Emily Martitia Hinshaw (1838-1883) 1,2
10..........  William Henry Alonzo Hinshaw (1840-1861) 1
10..........  Micajah Hill Hinshaw (1842-1861) 1
10..........  John Branson Hinshaw (1845-1855) 1
Jesse Gifford Hinshaw     [ID 00357] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Jesse Gifford Hinshaw2,4 [Jesse G. Henshaw5].

Born 3-4-1813, Marlborough MM, North Carolina.4,5,6  

Jesse was a general merchandise merchant in New Salem, North Carolina, having received his business from his father.2  

He married Anna Mendenhall1,4,5 [Ann Mendenhall5, Anne Mendenhall2], Dec 15 18321,4,5, Deep River, Guilford County, North Carolina1,4,5.  Anna, daughter of James W. Mendenhall & Miriam Hoggatt, was born 11-28-1805, Guilford County, North Carolina.1,2,4  

A marriage bond was recorded for Jesse G. Hinshaw & Anna Mendenhall on December 15, 1832, Guilford County, North Carolina.7  

At Deep River MM on 6-6-1833, Anna Hinshaw (formerly Mendenhall) condemned her "marriage out of unity".4  

At Deep River MM on 1-2-1834, Anna was granted a certificate to Marlborough MM.4  

At Marlborough MM on 3-7-1834, Anna was received a certificate from Deep River MM dated 1-2-1834.4  

At Marlborough MM on 1-2-1847, Jesse was granted a certificate to Bloomfield MM, Park County, Indiana4 (presumably to join his parents).  

Jesse and family were shown in the 1850 census (Nov 25 1850), Randolph County, North Carolina:8

Jesse G. Hinshaw, age 37, born in North Carolina; farmer; $1800 real estate.
Anna Hinshaw, age 42, born in North Carolina.
James Hinshaw, age 18, born in North Carolina; laborer.
Emily Hinshaw, age 12, born in North Carolina; attended school.
Alonzo Hinshaw, age 11, born in North Carolina; attended school.
Micajah Hinshaw, age 8, born in North Carolina.
John Hinshaw, age 5, born in North Carolina.
Tamer Black, black female, age 29, born in North Carolina; cannot read or write.
Wesley Black, mulatto, age 2, born in North Carolina; attended school.
Living next door in 1850 was the family of brother William.9  

Anna died 10-30-1857, Marlborough MM, North Carolina.1,2,4  

Jesse and family were again shown in the 1860 census, New Salem P.O., Randolph County, North Carolina:10

Jesse G. Hinshaw, age 47, farmer and manufacturer.
William H. A. Hinshaw, age 20, farmer.
Martha Henley, age 24, female, mulatto, domestic.
Wesley Trogdon, age 12, mulatto.
Macageh Hinshaw, age 18, farmer.

Jesse was again shown in the 1870 census (Sep 6 1870), New Salem P.O., Randolph County, North Carolina:11

Hinshaw, Jesse G., age 57, born in North Carolina; farmer + miller; $5000 real estate; $1860 personal property.
Alex Cullins, age 35, born in North Carolina; black; farm laborer; $250 personal property.
Wesley Trogdon, age 23, born in North Carolina; mulatto; farm laborer.
Martha Henley, age 32, born in North Carolina; mulatto; house keeper.

Jesse Gifford Hinshaw died Mar 1 1875, New Salem, North Carolina.1,2  

Jesse's will, written Nov 5 1874 and probated in Randolph County in 1875, is recorded in the North Carolina State Archives (Raleigh, NC); Will Book 15, page 18712 (see below).

(photo)Photo: Jesse Gifford Hinshaw's last will and testament 13


  1. "Mendenhall-DL Genealogical Database",, from William Dean Leonard ().
  2. Contribution from William Banks Hinshaw.
  3. Conover database:
  4. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  5. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  6. Contribution from William Banks Hinshaw (Mar 4 1813 only).
  7. "North Carolina Marriage Bonds" fiche in the LDS Family History Library.
  8. 1850 census, Northern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina; roll M432-641, page 238, line #7, dwelling #1088, family #1088.
  9. 1850 census, Northern Division, Randolph County, North Carolina; roll M432-641, page 238, line #16, dwelling #1089, family #1089.
  10. Contribution from Tim Walls () citing:
    1860 census, New Salem P.O., Randolph County, North Carolina; page 701.
  11. 1870 census, New Salem P.O., Randolph County, North Carolina; page 428, line #23, dwelling #22, family #20.
  12. Mitchell, Thornton W. "North Carolina Wills; A Testator Index, 1665-1900".
  13. Randolph County, North Carolina original wills; LDS FHL microfilm #1578527

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:

Your Email Address:
Notify me whenever this page is updated
Do not notify me if this page is updated
Show me my current registered notification requests

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:

ID Number:

If you would like to save this person on your computer ▾ more...

HFA Home Page Return to HFA Home Page

Copyright © 1997-2020, The Hinshaw Family Association. All rights reserved.
Permission is granted for all free personal, private and non-commercial uses.
Commercial use of any portion contained herein is expressly prohibited.

Privacy Policies

This site uses spambot thwarting technology to hide email addresses from all known email harvesting programs used by spammers.

[This page was computer generated]

Spambot Bait!