Joseph H. 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...... Jesse Hinshaw (1720-1797) m Abigail Marshall (1724-1806)
 7....... John Hinshaw (1747-1800) m Ruth (Pike) Weisner (1744-1795)
 8........ Benjamin H. Hinshaw (1782-1866) m Annas Bowman (1790-1865)
 9......... Jesse Benjamin Hinshaw (1813-1862) m Mary J. Abbott (1827-1907)
10.......... Joseph H. Hinshaw (1860-1938)
             +Edna Leora James (1874-1921)
11...........  Marjorie Fay Hinshaw (1903-1964) 1,2,3
11...........  Sarah Louise Hinshaw (1911-1911) 1,4,5
Joseph H. Hinshaw     [ID 00959] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Joseph H. Hinshaw6,7,8,9,10 [Joseph Henshaw11].

Born Nov 11 1860, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana.2,3,4,7,8,9,10,12,13  

Joseph was shown in the 1900 census living in his mother's household in Knightstown, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana:14

Hinshaw, Mary, head-of-household, age 73, born Mar 1827 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky; 7 children, 3 living; owned home.
Hinshaw, Joseph H, son, age 39, born Oct 1860 in Indiana; father born in North Carolina, mother born in Kentucky; occupation: printer.
Trees, Adolph B [unclear], age 18, servant.

He married Edna Leora James6,10 [Ora James1,2,3], Nov 27 19016,10, Henry County, Indiana6,10.  Edna, daughter of George James & Allice Deem2,3,4, was born Dec 1 18742,3,4, Rush County, Indiana2,3,4 [Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana8,15].  

Joseph lived in Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana.10  Joseph was a newspaper printer,2,3 editor,13 and reporter.8  

Joseph and family were shown in the 1910 census (Apr 20 1910), Washington Street, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana:2

Hinshaw, Joseph H, head-of-household, age 49, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Indiana; first marriage, married 8 years; occupation: printer, newspaper.
Hinshaw, Ora, wife, age 35, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; first marriage, married 8 years.
Hinshaw, Marg, daughter, age 6, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; attended school.

Joseph and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 27 1920), N. Washington Street, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana:3

Hinshaw, Joseph H, head-of-household, age 59, born in Indiana; father born in North Carolina; mother born in Kentucky; owned home; occupation: printer, newspaper.
Hinshaw, Ora J, wife, age 45, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Hinshaw, Marjorie F, daughter, age 16, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.

Edna died Sep 24 1921, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana; age 46y 8m 23d.8,15  Ora died from uterine cancer.8  

In her will dated Jun 30 1921, Ora left property in Knightstown, which she had inherited from her parents, to her daughter Marjorie.  She bequeathed $500 to Joseph, with the remainder of her estate to daughter Marjorie.16  On Nov 5 1921 Joseph contested her will and claimed the entirety of her estate as his right as her husband.16  

Joseph was shown in the 1930 census (Apr 25 1930), living in the household of daughter Marjorie, 217 Washington Street, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana:13

Hinshaw, Joseph, father-in-law, age 70, born in Indiana; father born in Indiana; mother born in North Carolina; widower; occupation: city editor, newspaper; not a war veteran.

Joseph H. Hinshaw died Aug 7 1938, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana; age 77y 8m 27d.8  


Sources

  1. Henry County, Indiana Index to Birth Records, Book 1, Vol. 2,
    1882-1920, Indiana Works Progress Administration.
  2. 1910 census, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana; roll T624-355, ED 103, page 6B, line #75, dwelling #125, family #126.
  3. 1920 census, Knightstown, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana; roll T625-438, ED 83, page 16A, line #30, dwelling #217, family #394.
  4. Sarah Louise Hinshaw birth certificate.
  5. Sarah Louise Hinshaw death certificate.
  6. Henry County, Indiana Index to Marriage Records, Book 1, Vol. 2,
    1850-1920, Indiana Works Progress Administration; Book CC-11, page 147.
  7. 1880 census, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana; roll T9-284, ED 13, page 221C; line #32, dwelling #164, family #169.
  8. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. Contribution from A. M. Greenlee ().
  10. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  11. Henry County, Indiana Index to Birth Records, Book 1, Vol. 2,
    1882-1920, Indiana Works Progress Administration (child's birth record).
  12. 1870 census, Knightstown, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana; roll M593-323, page 299; line #4, dwelling #104, family #107.
  13. 1930 census, Knightstown, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana; roll T626-593, ED 38, page 21B, line #84, dwelling #627, family #638.
  14. 1900 census, Knightstown, Wayne Township, Henry County, Indiana; ED 78, sheet 20A, dwelling #536.
  15. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=60842170.
  16. Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999; http://www.ancestry.com.


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