Mary Jane 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....... Jesse Hinshaw (1770-1846) m Elizabeth Hinshaw (1780-1823)
 8........ Ira Hinshaw (1812-1892) m Priscilla Pike (1812-1855)
 9......... Mary Jane Hinshaw (1842-1930)
            +Owen Cotner (1837-1920)
10..........  Alfred F. Cotner (1871-1947) 1,2,3,4,5,6
Mary Jane Hinshaw     [ID 03665] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Mary Jane Hinshaw2,7,8,9 [Jane Hinshaw10,11,12].

Born Apr 23 18422,3,9,13,14 [Apr - 18437,11, about 18411,12,15, about 184610], North Carolina2,3,9,13,14.  

She married Owen Cotner, about 1861.2,7,10,11,16  Owen, son of Aaron Cotner & Charity Wells, was born Jun 25 1837, North Carolina.2,3,7,9,11,12,17,18  

Owen had been a neighbor to Mary Jane's family - in 1860 Owen was living in (or working in) the household of a W.G. Munchison,18 two houses away from Mary Jane's parents and family.19  

Children:1,2,3,7,10

Ardilla Ann "Dilly" Cotner, born May 1862, North Carolina; died 1944, Hamilton County, Indiana; married William H. Hoover, May 20 1888, Hamilton County, Indiana (children: Harrison, Elsie, and Ethel M. Hoover, plus two children who were born & died before 1900).
Henry Zeno (Zeno Henry) Cotner, born Jul 22 1864, Mud Lick, Chatham County, North Carolina; died Nov 28 1931, Forsyth County, North Carolina; married Cora Moran (children: Florence, Annie, Ira and Lavonna Cotner). 8,9
Harvey Cotner, born c1872-c1876 North Carolina; believed to have possibly married Queen A. Hobson (children: Willie Cotner; David Cotner, Jun 30 1915). 20
Alfred F. Cotner, born Aug 19 1871, North Carolina; died Jul 29 1947, Guilford County, North Carolina. 21
Robert Clay Cotner, born Sep 16 1881, Siler City, Chatham County, North Carolina; died Nov 16 1963, Henderson County, North Carolina; married 1) Cora Agnes Allen (children: Arthur O. Cotner; Robert Finley Cotner, Aug 14 1908); 2) Effie Hoffman. 8,9,20

Mary Jane and family were shown in the 1870 census (Jul 18 1870), Chatham County, North Carolina:10

Cotten [unclear], Owen, age 31, born in North Carolina; blacksmith; $200 personal property.
", Jane, age 24, born in North Carolina; keeping house.
", Dilly, age 8, born in North Carolina; attended school.
", Henry, age 5, born in North Carolina; attended school.

Mary Jane and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 15 1880), Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina:2

Cotner, Owen, age 42, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; farmer.
Cotner, Mary Jane, wife, age 38, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; keeping house.
Cotner, Dilla A., daughter, age 18, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Cotner, Henry, son, age 16, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; disability: [..unclear..].
Cotner, Alfred, son, age 8, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.
Cotner, Harvey, son, age 4, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Mary Jane and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 14 1900), Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina:7

Cotner, Owen, head-of-household, age 62, born June 1837 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 40 years; occupation: farmer; owned farm (free).
Cotner, Mary J., wife, age 57, born Apr 1843 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; married 40 years; 8 children, 5 living.
Cotner, Robert C., son, age 18, born Sept 1881 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: farm laborer; attended school 3 months.
Cotner, Daniel, g. nephew, age 13, born Feb 1887 in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; occupation: farm laborer; attended school 3 months.

Mary Jane and Owen were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 15 1910), Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina:11

Cotner, Owen, head-of-household, age 72, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 48 years; occupation: farmer, home farm; owned farm (free).
Cotner, Jane, wife, age 68, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first marriage, married 48 years; 8 children, 5 living.
Living next door (or nearby) in 1910 was the family of son Alfred Cotner.21  

Mary Jane and Owen were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 20 1920), Liberty Road, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina:12

Cotner, Owen, head-of-household, age 82, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; owned home (free); occupation: farmer, general farm.
Cotner, Jane, wife, age 78, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Owen died Oct 26 1920, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; age 83y 4m 3d.8,9  

Widow Mary Jane was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 9 1930), living in the household of grandson Raymond Cotner in Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina:22

Cotner, Raymond, head-of-household, age 24, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 21; occupation: farmer, general farm.
Cotner, Ellen, wife, age 20, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; first married at age 16.
Cotner, Jane, grandmother, age 88, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; widow.
Cotner, Richard, son, age 3 months, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina.

Mary Jane Hinshaw died Jul 27 1930, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; age 88y 3m 2d.8,9

(photo)Photo: Mary Jane Hinshaw death certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Owen Cotner death certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Gravestone: daughter Ardilla Ann "Dilly" Cotner & William H. Hoover 23

(photo)Photo: Zeno Henry Cotner death certificate 9

(photo)Photo: Robert Clay Cotner death certificate 9


Sources

  1. A handwritten document titled "Hinshaws - Early Chatham Co. & Cane Creek Quaker Meeting", by William C. & Nolan Moran.
  2. 1880 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T9-957, ED 28, page 141C, line #8, family #187.
  3. Contribution from LaDonna Baker ().
  4. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  5. Guilford County, North Carolina, Register of Deeds:
    http://www.co.guilford.nc.us/novation/rodvrpub.html.
  6. Death certificate of Alfred F. Cotner.
  7. 1900 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T623-1188, ED 1, page 6B, line #78, dwelling #116, family #118.
  8. North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975; http://www.ancestry.com.
  10. 1870 census, Pittsboro P.O., North Side Pittsboro Road, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll M593-1129, page 178, line #26, dwelling #415, family #419.
  11. 1910 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T624-1102, ED 1, page 1A, line #1, dwelling #1, family #1.
  12. 1920 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T625-1289, ED 1, page 8B, line #84, dwelling #163, family #164.
  13. Family bible extracts and notes contributed by Rodger Hinshaw
  14. 1860 census, Mud Lick, Chatham County, North Carolina; page 312, line #29, dwelling #552, family #527.
  15. 1850 census, Upper Regiment, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll M432-624, page 383A, line #15, dwelling #477, family #478.
  16. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  17. 1850 census, Upper Regiment, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll M432-624, page 382, line #19, dwelling #470, family #471.
  18. 1860 census, Mud Lick P.O., Western Division, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll M653-892, page 156, line #25, dwelling #608, family #578.
  19. 1860 census, Mud Lick P.O., Western Division, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll M653-892, page 156, line #35, dwelling #610, family #580.
  20. North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.
  21. 1910 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T624-1102, ED 1, page 1A, line #4, dwelling #2, family #2.
  22. 1930 census, Albright Township, Chatham County, North Carolina; roll T626-1680, ED 1, page 3A, line #37, dwelling #51, family #51.
  23. Photo courtesy of LaDonna Baker ().


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