Ruth 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...... William Hinshaw (1724-1814) m Sarah Courtney (1730-c1768)
 7....... William Hinshaw (1759-1807) m Margaret Hunt (1765-1828)
 8........ Uriah Hinshaw (1785-1843) m Mary Elizabeth Lewis (1783-1837)
 9......... Ruth Hinshaw (1826-1871)
            +William Hammer (1829-?)
Ruth Hinshaw     [ID 00422] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born 1-24-18261,2,3, Lost Creek MM, Jefferson County, Tennessee1,2,3 [Greene County, Tennessee4].  

She married William Hammer, Aug 16 1851, Jasper County, Iowa.5,6,7,8  William, son of Henry Hammer & Frances Perkins, was born Feb 3 1829, Indiana.8  

Ruth's marriage was noted in a 1912 history of Jasper County, Iowa:9

Jesse Rickman was elected as Jasper County's first county judge.  His first act was to rearrange the townships of the county, and when he had performed this task there were seven sub-divisions in Jasper County.  His next act was to issue marriage license to William Hammer and Ruth Hinshaw; the document bears date of August 14, 1851.


Mary Melinda Hammer, born Jul 30 1852; died unmarried.
Rebecca Hammer, born May 5 1854; died unmarried.
Hezekiah Hammer, born Jan 12 1856.
Sarah Ann Hammer, born May 30 1858.
David Henry Hammer, born Apr 29 1861; died Sep 4 1861.

Ruth Hinshaw died Aug 1 1871.4  


  1. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  2. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Tennessee.
  3. "The William Wade Hinshaw Index to [Iowa] Quaker Meeting Records", a microfiche in the LDS Family History Library.
  4. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  5. Marriage Register, Jasper County, Iowa, Volume 1 1849-1869; USGenWeb:
  6. Marriage Register, Jasper County, Iowa, Volume 1 1849-1869; USGenWeb:
  7. Marriage Register, Jasper County, Iowa, Volume 1 1849-1869; USGenWeb:
  8. "Ancestors and descendants, 1630-2000, John Hammer of Prussia, Philadelphia County, PA and Randolph County, NC";
    Brigham Young University:
  9. "Past and Present of Jasper County Iowa", B.F. Bowden & Company, Indianapolis, IN, 1912; USGenWeb Archives:

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