Jay Baron 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....... Ezra Hinshaw (1753-1836) m Ruth Marshill (1759-1857)
 8........ Thomas Zachariah Hinshaw (1781-1831) m Sarah McMasters (1788-1867)
 9......... Ezra Hinshaw (1813-<1880) m Permelia E. Jarrell (c1821-?)
10.......... Thomas Baron Hinshaw (1841-1918) m Malinda A. Davis (1864-1910)
11........... Jay Baron Hinshaw (1888-1959)
              +Ethel Rachel Pounds (1889-1939)
12............  Pearl Hinshaw (c1909-c1940) 1,2,3
12............  (baby boy) Hinshaw (1910-1910) 4,5
12............  Maud D. Hinshaw (1912-1912) 6
12............  Mary Ruth Hinshaw (1913-2003) 1,2,3
12............  Tomas E. Hinshaw (1917-1918) 6
12............  George Mildred Hinshaw (1919-1925) 6
12............  Frances Marget Hinshaw (1921-1998) 1,2,7
12............  Estelle L. Hinshaw (1925-) 1,2,7
12............  Thelma Olena Hinshaw (1928-1999) 1,2,7,8
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Jay Baron Hinshaw1,9 [Jay Barron Hinshaw10].

Born Mar 4 1888, Obion County, Tennessee.1,3,7,9,10,11,12,13  

He married Ethel Rachel Pounds, Jan 11 1907, Obion County, Tennessee.1,2,7,14  Ethel, daughter of Jim Pounds & Gussie Wise, was born Jan 25 1889, Tennessee.1,3,7,15,16  Ethel had been adopted1

On Jun 5 1917 Jay Barron Henshaw, age 29, registered for the World War I draft in Hickman, Fulton County, Kentucky.  He declared he was born Mar 4 1888 in Obion County, Tennessee, and was then residing in Hickman, Kentucky where he was employed as a laborer.  He declared he was married, with a dependent father, wife and two children.  He claimed an exemption due to "Only as In J"[..unclear..]" #9".  He was recorded as short, stout, dark brown eyes, dark brown hair.  Written "Jay Barron Henshaw" at the top of the draft card, the signature at the bottom appears to be written "Jay Barron Hinshaw".10  

Jay and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 10 1920), 810 Johnson Alley, Hickman, Fulton County, Kentucky:3

Henshaw, Jay B., head-of-household, age 32, born in Tennessee; father born in Indiana; mother born in Tennessee; rented home; occupation: machinist, working out.
Henshaw, Ethel, wife, age 31, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee.
Henshaw, Pearl, daughter, age 11, born in Kentucky; parents born in Tennessee; attended school.
Henshaw, Mary, daughter, age 5, born in Kentucky; parents born in Tennessee.

Jay and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 25 1930), Fulton County, Kentucky:7

Henshaw, J.B., head-of-household, age 42, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; first married at age 18; rented home; no radio in home; occupation: farmer [unclear], farm; not a veteran.
Henshaw, Ethel, wife, age 41, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee; first married at age 17.
Henshaw, Frances M., daughter, age 8, born in Tennessee; parents born in Tennessee.
Henshaw, Estelle L., daughter, age 5, born in Kentucky; parents born in Tennessee.
Henshaw, Thelma O., daughter, age 2 years 11 months, born in Kentucky; parents born in Tennessee.

Ethel died Apr 9 1939, City Hospital No. 1, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri; age 50y 2m 14d.15,16  Medical: Ethel died from cervical cancer.15,16  

Jay lived in his later years in Hayti, Pemiscot County, Missouri.9  

Jay Baron Hinshaw died Mar 19 1959, Desloge Hospital, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri; age 71.13,17

(photo)Photo: Jay Baron Hinshaw & Ethel Rachel Poinds marriage license Obion County, Tennessee 14

(photo)Photo: Jay Baron Hinshaw World War I draft registration card 10

(photo)Photo: Jay Baron Hinshaw death certificate St. Louis, Missouri 13

(photo)Photo: Ethel Rachel Pounds death certificate St. Louis, Missouri 15,16


  1. Contribution from Dick Ieppert.
  2. Contribution from Sharon Schmidt.
  3. 1920 census, Hickman, Fulton County, Kentucky; roll T625-570, ED 72, page 10A, line #43, dwelling #227, family #246.
  4. Contribution from Sharon Hinshaw-Payne citing:
    "Hickman Courier", Jul 12 1910.
  5. Contribution from Sharon Hinshaw-Payne citing:
    "Hickman Courier", Oct 13 1910.
  6. Death certificate, Commonwealth of Kentucky, State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics; contributed by Joy Bliss Gerber
  7. 1930 census, Magisterial District 3, Fulton County, Kentucky; roll T626-746, ED 10, page 17A, line #14, dwelling #368, family #377.
  8. Contribution from Sharon Kay Ieppert Schmidt ().
  9. Contribution from Bill Collard ().
  10. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  11. Contribution from Sharon Hinshaw-Payne citing:
    1900 and 1910 census, Sassafrass Ridge, Fulton County, Kentucky.
  12. 1900 census, Sassafras Ridge, Fulton County, Kentucky; roll T623-521, ED 45, page 2B, line #54, dwelling #35, family #45.
  13. Death certificate for Jay V. Hinshaw; Missouri State Archives:
  14. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002; http://www.ancestry.com.
  15. Missouri State Archives, Death Certificate database:
  16. Death certificate for Ethel Hinshaw; Missouri State Archives:
  17. Contribution from Richard Whitehead.

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