William Henry Henshaw

 1. James Hinshaw 
 2.. James Hinshaw (c1798-1858) m Nellie Robertson (c1800-1860)
 3... Hugh Hinshaw (1818-1898) m Jane Campbell (1820-1904)
 4.... William Henry Henshaw (1856-1937)
       +Mary Ann Burns (1861-1950)
 5.....  Freeman Henshaw (1885-1978) 1,2
 5.....  Ellen Henshaw (1889-?) 2
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William Henry Henshaw2,3,4,5 [William Hinshaw6].

Born Sep 14 18563 [Oct 10 18567, Oct - 18492, about 18604], Williamson County, Illinois3.  

He married Mary Ann Burns7,8 [Mary Ann Arnold1, Mary A. Bartlett9], Jul 28 18787,8, Williamson County, Illinois7,8.  Mary, daughter of Frank Burns1,4,9,10, was born Sep 15 18611,4,9,10 [Sep - 18492, about 18596], Williamson County, Illinois1,4,9,10.  

William and Mary Ann were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 19 1880), Saline Township, Williamson County, Illinois:9

Henshaw, W.H., age 22, born in Illinois; father born in Tennessee; mother born in North Carolina; farmer,
Henshaw, Mary A., wife, age 19, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; keeping house.
Bartlett, Betty, mother-in-law, age 46, born in Illinois; parents born in Tennessee; widow; cannot read or write.
Bartlett, Charley, in-law, age 13, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; farm laborer; attended school.
Bartlett, Gustavus, in-law, age 7, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; attended school.

William and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 29 1900), Creal Springs Precinct, Williamson County, Illinois:2

Henshaw, William H, head-of-household, age 50, born Oct 1849 in Illinois; father born in Tennessee; mother born in Illinois; married 21 years; occupation: farmer; owned farm (free).
Henshaw, Mary A, wife, age 50, born Sept 1849 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; married 21 years; 5 [?unclear] children, 2 living.
Henshaw, Freman, son, age 15, born May 1885 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; occupation: farm labor; attended school 4 months.
Henshaw, Ellen, daughter, age 10, born Aug 1889 in Illinois; father born in Illinois; attended school 4 months.

William and Mary Ann were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 28 1910), Stonefort Township, Williamson County, Illinois:4

Henshaw, William H, head-of-household, age 50, born in Illinois; parents born in Tennessee; first marriage, married 30 years; occupation: farmer; owned farm (free).
Henshaw, Mary A, wife, age 48, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; first marriage, married 30 years; 2 children, 2 living.

William and Mary Ann were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 2 1920), Stonefort Township, Williamson County, Illinois:5

Henshaw, William H, head-of-household, age 56, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; owned home; occupation: farm laborer.
Henshaw, Mary, wife, age 56, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois.

William and Mary Ann were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 30 1930), West Chestnut Street, West Marion Township, Williamson County, Illinois:6

Hinshaw, William, head-of-household, age 73, born in Illinois; father born in Alabama; mother born in Tennessee; first married at age 20; owned home ($700 value); no radio in home; occupation: none; not a war veteran.
Hinshaw, Mary A., wife, age 71, born in Illinois; parents born in United States; first married at age 18.

William Henry Henshaw died Dec 18 1937, Williamson County, Illinois; buried Maplewood Cemetery, Rt. 37, Marion, Illinois.1,11  

Mary died May 19 1950, Williamson County, Illinois; age 87.1,11  

It's possible that William H. and brother Hugh might have been the same person.12  


Sources

  1. Contribution from Mike Howerton ().
  2. 1900 census, Creal Springs Precinct, Williamson County, Illinois; roll T623-354, ED 126, page 14B, line #71, dwelling #286, family #303.
  3. Contribution from Mike Howerton () citing: gravestone.
  4. 1910 census, Stonefort Township, Williamson County, Illinois; roll T624-335, ED 172, page 279A, line #8, dwelling #169, family #170.
  5. 1920 census, Stonefort Township, Williamson County, Illinois; roll T625-418, ED 181, page 3A, line #26, dwelling #53, family #53.
  6. 1930 census, West Marion Township, Williamson County, Illinois; roll T626-570, ED 53, page 22B, line #97, dwelling #512, family #512.
  7. Contribution from Mike Howerton () citing: death certificate of William Henshaw.
  8. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 (book E, page 471):
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/marriage.html.
  9. 1880 census, Saline Township, Williamson County, Illinois; roll T9-0259, ED 166, page 521C, line #19, dwelling #177, family #181.
  10. Contribution from Mike Howerton () citing: death certificate of Mary Ann Burns Henshaw.
  11. State of Illinois; Database of Illinois Death Certificates, 1916-1950:
    http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/idphdeathsrch.html.
  12. Speculation.


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