William W. 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....... Thomas Hinshaw (1757-1825) m Rebecca Marshill (1762-1836)
 8........ Simon Hinshaw (1785-1852) m Rebecca Hobson (1784-1855)
 9......... Zeno Hinshaw (1808-1873) m Rachel Williams (1813-1873)
10.......... William W. Hinshaw (1835-1863)
             +Philinda Marrilla Huey (1837-1929)
11...........  Emily Hinshaw (1856-1926) 1,2,3
11...........  Benjamin Alfred Hinshaw (1858-1938) 1,2,4,5,6,7,8
11...........  Edith Jane Hinshaw (1862-1946) 2,4,9
William W. Hinshaw     [ID 00429] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Aug 26 1835, McLean County, Illinois.1,10,11,12,13,14  

He married Philinda Marrilla Huey4,15,16 [Linda M. Hughey2, Linda M. Ewing2, Mary Ewing2], Nov 6 18544,15,16, McLean County, Illinois4,15,16.  (she normally went by Mary).2  Philinda, daughter of Andrew + Phlinda Huey1, was born Sep 11 18371 [about 18414,6,7,8,17, Sep - 18425], Sunbury, Delaware County, Ohio1.  

William and family were shown in the 1860 census (Aug 8 1860), Chatsworth Township, Livingston County, Illinois:1

William Henshaw, age 25, born in Illinois; farmer; $100 real estate; $500 personal property.
Philinda Henshaw, age 23, born in Ohio.
Emily Henshaw, age 3, born in Illinois.
Benjn Henshaw, age 2, born in Illinois.
Samuel Patton, age 27, born in Virginia; blacksmith; $100 real estate; $400 personal property.

William W. Hinshaw died Jun 22 1863.10,14,18  

Widow Mary remarried to David Pierce2,4 (apparently c1869),4 and had additional children:2,4

Thomas Arlington (Earl?) Pierce, born about 1869.
Mary Alzina Pierce, born Aug 1 1873; died Mar 19 1918; married 1) John Thomas Hetherington, Oct 18 1890, 2) Michael Zimmer, Sep 19 1900.
Alta Pierce, born about 1878.

This family lived in Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois.2  

Mary and family were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 19 1880), Walnut Street, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois:4

Pierce, David, age 36, born in Pennsylvania; parents born in England; laborer in coal shaft.
Pierce, Philinda, wife, age 39, born in Ohio; parents born in Pennsylvania; keeping house.
Henshaw, Benjamin, step-son, age 22, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; laborer in coal shaft.
Henshaw, Edith J., step-daughter, age 18, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; attended school.
Pierce, Thomas A., son, age 11, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Ohio; attended school.
Pierce, Mary, daughter, age 6, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Ohio; attended school.
Pierce, Alta, daughter, age 2, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Ohio.

Mary remarried to a John Monroe, c1889.5  

Mary and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 19 1900), Walnut Street, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois:5

Monroe, John, head-of-household, age 48, born Nov 1851 in Scotland; parents born in Scotland; immigrated 1849, U.S. resident 48 years, naturalized; married 11 years; occupation: coal miner; owned home (free); cannot read or write.
Monroe, Phildia, wife, age 57, born Sept 1842 in Ohio; parents born in Pennsylvania; married 11 years; 6 children, 6 living.
Henshaw, Ben A, step-son, age 41, born June 1858 in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; single; occupation: miner, coal.
Pierce, Thomas A, step-son, age 31, born July 1868 in Illinois; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Ohio; single; occupation: miner, coal.
Heathrington, Mary, step-daughter, age 24, born Aug 1875 in Illinois; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Ohio; married 10 years; 2 children, 2 living.
Pierce, Alta R., step-daughter, age 21, born June 1878 in Illinois; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Ohio; single.
Heathrington, Clatin, grand-step-son, age 9, born Jan 1890 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; attended school 8 months.

John Monroe died in 1925, buried Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury, Illinois.19  

Mary and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 19 1910), Walnut Street, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois:6

Hinshaw, Ben, head-of-household, age 52, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; single; occupation: miner, coal mine; owned home (free).
Munro, Lindia, mother, age 69, born in Ohio; parents born in Pennsylvania; widow; 6 children, 6 living.
Pierce, Arl, half brother, age 42, born in Illinois; parents born in Pennsylvania; single; occupation: miner, coal mine.

Mary and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 13 1920), 411 East Walnut, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois:7

Monroe, Linda, head-of-household, age 78, born in Ohio; parents born in Pennsylvania; widow; owned home (free).
Hinshaw, Ben, son, age 61, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; single; occupation: miner, coal.
Pierce, Earl, son, age 51, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Ohio; single; occupation: miner, coal.
Hetherington, Clayton, grandson, age 28, born in Illinois; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Illinois; single; occupation: laborer, farm.

Philinda died Apr 21 1929, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois; age 91.17  


Sources

  1. 1860 census, Chatsworth Township, Livingston County, Illinois; page 965, line #8, dwelling #1929, family #1912.
  2. Contribution from Bob Longbottom ().
  3. Emily Hinshaw death record.
  4. 1880 census, Fairbury, Livingston County, Illinois; roll T9-0226, ED 110, page 211A, line #24, dwelling #354, family #373.
  5. 1900 census, Fairbury, Indian Grove Township, Livingston County, Illinois; roll T623-318, ED 103, page 5A, line #6, dwelling #105, family #105.
  6. 1910 census, Fairbury, Indian Grove Township, Livingston County, Illinois; roll T624-303, ED 28, page 5A, line #45, dwelling #122, family #122.
  7. 1920 census, Fairbury, Indian Grove Township, Livingston County, Illinois; roll T625-383, ED 29, page 10B, line #98, dwelling #267, family #272.
  8. Benjamin Alfred Hinshaw death record.
  9. Edith Jane Hinshaw death record.
  10. "The Hinshaw and Henshaw Families", by William Hinshaw; edited by Milo Custer; private printing, Bloomington, Illinois, 1911; Frank I. Miller Co., printers. LDS microfilm number 1402822.
  11. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Illinois.
  12. United States National Archives, federal Census, 1850.
  13. "1850 Federal Census, McLean County, Illinois" (a summary), GR929.377359 G38 in a local library.
  14. Family group sheets from Randy Hunter ()
  15. Contribution from Mara Bruce () citing:
    McLean County, Illinois marriages, Marriage Card Catalog in the
    McLean County Letitia Green Stevenson Genealogical Society Library,
    McLean County Historical Society; Book C page 159.
  16. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 (book C, page 159):
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html.
  17. Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947; http://www.ancestry.com.
  18. GEDCOM file h8789.ged at http://www.ancestry.com.
  19. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=97713993.


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