George Anderson Hinshaw

 1. James Henshaw (c1837-<1880) m Margaret McDaniel (c1837-?)
 2.. George Anderson Hinshaw (1863-1935)
     +Sarah Susan May (1866-1903)
 3...  Ettie Henshaw (1886-?) 1
 3...  Clara E. Henshaw (1889-?) 1,2
 3...  Charles E. Henshaw (1890-) 1,2
 3...  Julia L. Henshaw (1892-1930) 1,2,3
 3...  Nancy Ellen Henshaw (1894-1962) 1,2
 3...  Eunice Henshaw (1898-) 1,2
 3...  Finis Henshaw (1898-1957) 1,2
     +Martha E. (Lewis) Hancock (c1868-<1920)
George Anderson Hinshaw     [ID 06152] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

George Anderson Hinshaw4 [George A. Henshaw1,5,6,7,8, Anderson Henshaw3,9].

Born Apr 23 18639 [Apr - 18621,3], Illinois9.  

He married Sarah Susan May, Dec 21 1884, Stonefort, Saline County, Illinois.6,7,8,9  Sarah, daughter of William H. May & Jemima Yates, was born Dec 19 1866, Illinois.1,6,9  

George and family were shown in the 1900 census, Saline County, Illinois:1

Henshaw, G.A., head-of-household, age 38, born Apr 1862 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; married 16 years; farmer; owns farm.
Henshaw, Sarah S., wife, age 34, born Dec 1866 in Illinois; father born in Tennessee; mother born in Texas; married 16 years; 8 children, 7 living.
Henshaw, Ettie, daughter, age 13, born Jan 1886 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Clara E., daughter, age 11, born Aug 1889 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Charlie, son, age 10, born Mar 1890 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Julia, daughter, age 9, born Sep 1892 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Ellen, daughter, age 5, born Jun 1894 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Eunice, daughter, age 2, born Feb 1898 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Finis, son, age 2, born Feb 1898 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
McDaniel, Charles, uncle, age 50, born 1850.
Troublefield, Jos [unclear], boarder, age 25, born 1875.

Sarah died Dec 18 1903, buried Little Saline Cemetery, Stonefort, Saline County, Illinois.9  

He then married Martha E. (Lewis) Hancock, Feb 16 1905, Pope County, Illinois.10  Martha was born about 1868, Illinois.2  Second marriage for both George and Martha10 (Martha had previously married Josiah Hancock, Oct 26 1887, Saline County, Illinois).11  

Anderson and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 19 1910), Stonefort Township, Saline County, Illinois:2

Henshaw, Anderson, head-of-household, age 47, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; second marriage, married 5 years; occupation: farmer, general farm; owned farm.
Henshaw, Martha E., wife, age 42 [unclear], born in Illinois; father born in Kentucky; mother born in Illinois; second marriage, married 5 years.
Henshaw, Clara E., daughter, age 21, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky; occupation: seamstress, shirt factory.
Henshaw, Charles E., son, age 20, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky.
Henshaw, Julia L., daughter, age 18, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky; occupation: seamstress, shirt factory.
Henshaw, Ellen, daughter, age 16, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky; occupation: seamstress, shirt factory.
Henshaw, Finis, son, age 12, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky; attended school.
Henshaw, Eunice, daughter, age 12, born in Illinois; father born in Illinois; mother born in Kentucky; attended school.
Hancock, William, step-son, age 11, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; attended school.

Martha died before 1920.3  

Widower Anderson was shown in the 1920 census (Jan 12 1920), living in the household of his daughter Julia in Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois:3

Buckner, John, head-of-household, age 27, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; owned home; coal miner.
Buckner, Julia, wife, age 27, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Buckner, [..unclear..], son, age 6, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Buckner, Johny Wain, son, age 4 years 5 months, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.
Henshaw, Anderson, father-in-law, age 58, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; widower.
Living nearby in 1920 were sons Charlie12 and Finis.13  

George Anderson Hinshaw died Mar 8 1935, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; buried Little Saline Cemetery, Stonefort, Saline County, Illinois.4,9  

Anderson and Sarah are buried together under a double gravestone in Little Saline Cemetery.  Also buried next to them is an Ellen Henshaw (probably Anderson's sister, Nancy Ellen Henshaw); and also an unidentified Peggy Henshaw (no dates shown), Jamima Henshaw (1896, presumably a death date), and George Henshaw (1902, also presumably a death date) -9 these were possibly additional children or grandchildren.14  


Sources

  1. 1900 census, Stonefort Township, Saline County, Illinois; ED 90, sheet 5, line #35, dwelling #85.
  2. 1910 census, Stonefort Township, Saline County, Illinois; ED 112, page 2A, line #13, dwelling #27, family #29.
  3. 1920 census, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; roll T625-395, ED 113, page 7A, line #10, dwelling #124, family #126.
  4. State of Illinois; Database of Illinois Death Certificates, 1916-1950:
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/idphdeathsrch.html.
  5. Contribution from Linda L. White () citing:
    1880 Census of Saline County, by John V. Murphy, page 54.
  6. Contribution from Linda L. White () citing:
    "Saline County Marriages Book A-1 1878-1898", John V. Murphy, page 67.
  7. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 (book A-1, page 91):
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/marriage.html.
  8. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 (book E, page 339):
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/marriage.html.
  9. Little Saline Cemetery, Stonefort, Saline County, IL; USGenWeb Archives:
    http://files.usgwarchives.net/il/saline/cemeteries/lilsalin.txt.
  10. Posting Apr 9 2002 by Carol Robinson () to ILPOPE-L citing:
    Pope County, Illinois marriages.
  11. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 (book A, page 127):
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/marriage.html.
  12. 1920 census, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; roll T625-395, ED 113, page 7A, line #19, dwelling #126, family #128.
  13. 1920 census, Carrier Mills, Saline County, Illinois; roll T625-395, ED 113, page 7A, line #23, dwelling #127, family #129.
  14. Speculation.


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