Bert Wright 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......... Seth Hinshaw (1818-1906) m Sarah Gregg (1819-1882)
10.......... Asael Gregg Hinshaw (1839-1892) m Mary Jane Wright (1842-1911)
11........... Bert Wright Hinshaw (1868-1953)
              +Kathryn Evelyn Lowrey (1871-1943)
12............  Guy Darleen Hinshaw (1890-1981) 1,2,3,4
12............  Mable Fern Hinshaw (1892-1957) 1,2,3,4,5,6
12............  Ruth Ethel Hinshaw (c1906-) 1,4,6
              +Mary Alverda Franklin (1877-1953)
12............  Loren Franklin Hinshaw (1912-1999) 1,2,7,8,9,10,11,12
12............  Ronald Ghlea Hinshaw (1915-1981) 1,2,7,8,9,10
Bert Wright Hinshaw     [ID 00981] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Born Sep 6 18681,8,13 [Sep - 18693,14, about 18709,10,11,15], Greensboro, Henry County, Indiana1,8,13.  

He married Kathryn Evelyn Lowrey1 [Katheryn Evelyn Lowery5], Dec 25 18891.  Kathryn was born May 30 18711,3,4 [about 18736], Warren County, Illinois1,3,4.  

Bert and family were shown in the 1900 census (Jun 13 1900), 1718 High [street], Council Bluffs, Pottawattomie County, Iowa:3

Hinshaw, B.W., head-of-household, age 30, born Sept 1869 in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; married 10 years; occupation: day laborer; rented home.
Hinshaw, Kate, wife, age 29, born May 1871 in Illinois; parents born in Ohio; married 10 years; 2 children, 2 living.
Hinshaw, Guy, son, age 9, born Sept 1890 in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; attended school 9 months.
Hinshaw, Fern, daughter, age 7, born Feb 1893 in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; attended school 9 months.

Bert and Kathryn were divorced.4,15  Kathryn and children were shown in the 1910 census (May 9 1910), Allen Precinct, Snohomish County, Washington:4

Hinshaw, Katy, head-of-household, age 38, born in Illinois; father born in Ohio; mother born in Illinois; divorced; occupation: none; owned home (mortgaged).
Hinshaw, Guy, son, age 19, born in Iowa; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Indiana [sic]; occupation: carpenter.
Hinshaw, Fern, daughter, age 18, born in Iowa; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Indiana [sic]; attended school.
Hinshaw, Ruth E., daughter, age 4, born in Washington; father born in Illinois [sic]; mother born in Indiana [sic].
Kathryn remarried to a James R. Rex.6  Kathryn and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 16 1920), Skykomish Precinct, Snohomish County, Washington:6
Rex, James R., head-of-household, age 62, born in Michigan; parents born in New York; rented home; occupation: keeper, confection & p[..unclear..].
Rex, Katie, wife, age 47, born in Illinois; father born in Ohio; mother born in New York.
Hinshaw, Ruth, daughter, age 14, born in Washington; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; attended school.
Kathryn died Jul 5 1943, buried Sequim, Clallam County, Washington.1  

Bert was shown in the 1910 census (Apr 20 1910), living in the household of nephew Oliver Turner in Jackson Township, Taylor County, Iowa:15

Turner, Oliver, head-of-household, age 26, born in Iowa; father born in Iowa; mother born in Indiana; first marriage, married 2 years; occupation: farmer; rented farm.
Turner, Carrie, wife, age 26, born in Iowa; father born in New York; mother born in Indiana; first marriage, married 2 years; 1 child, 1 living.
Turner, Gerald, son, age 0 months, born in Iowa; parents born in Iowa.
Hinshaw, Bert, uncle, age 40, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; divorced; occupation: farm laborer.

He then married Mary Alverda Franklin1 [Verda Franklin16], Jan 25 19111 [Jun 25 19118].  Mary, daughter of William S. Franklin & Sarah C. Rumble, was born Nov 2 1877, Platteville, Taylor County, Iowa.1,9,10,11,14,17,18  

Bert and Alverda farmed in Taylor County, Iowa where they raised their sons Loren and Ronald.7  

Bert and family were shown in the 1920 census (Jan 17 1920), living in the household of Alverda's brother and widowed mother in Gay Township, Taylor County, Iowa:9

Franklin, Herman, head-of-household, age 49, born in Iowa; parents born in Ohio; single; owned home; occupation: farmer, general farm.
Franklin, Sarah C., mother, age 69, born in Ohio; father born in Pennsylvania; mother born in Ohio; widow.
Hinshaw, Bert W., brother-in-law, age 50, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; occupation: partner, general farm.
Hinshaw, Mary A., sister, age 42, born in Iowa; parents born in Ohio.
Hinshaw, Loren F., nephew, age 7, born in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Iowa; attended school.
Hinshaw, Ronald G., nephew, age 4 years 8 months, born in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Iowa.

Bert and family were shown in the 1925 Iowa state census, Grant Township, Taylor County, Iowa:17

Hinshaw, Bert W., head-of-household, age 55; born in Indiana; father: Hinshaw, Asel G, born in Ohio; mother: Wright, Mary J, born in Indiana; parents married in Indiana; affiliated with Methodist church.
Hinshaw, Mary A., wife, age 46, born in Iowa; father: Franklin, Wm S, born in Ohio; mother: Rumble, Sarah C., born in Ohio; parents married in [..unclear..], Iowa; affiliated with Christian church.
Hinshaw, Loren F., son, age 12, born in Iowa; father: Hinshaw, Bert W., born in Indiana; mother: Franklin, Mary A., born in Iowa; parents married in Bedford, Iowa; attended school 9 months, achieved reader grade level 6.
Hinshaw, Ronald G., son, age 9, born in Iowa; father: Hinshaw, Bert W., born in Indiana; mother: Franklin, Mary A., born in Iowa; parents married in Bedford, Iowa; attended school 9 months, achieved reader grade level 5.

Bert and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 22 1930), Platte Township, Taylor County, Iowa:10

Hinshaw, Bert W., head-of-household, age 60, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Indiana; first married at age 21; owned home; radio in home; occupation: farmer, gen'l farming; not a veteran.
Hinshaw, Mary A., wife, age 52, born in Iowa; parents born in Ohio; first married at age 33.
Hinshaw, Loren, son, age 17, born in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Iowa; occupation: laborer, gen'l farming.
Hinshaw, Ronald, son, age 15, born in Iowa; father born in Indiana; mother born in Iowa; attended school.
Alverda's brother Herman, with whom Bert & Alverda were living in 1920, was by 1930 living as a lodger in Bedford, Iowa (still single at age 59).19  

Bert and family were shown in the 1940 census (May 8 1940), Platte Township, Taylor County, Iowa:11

Hinshaw, Bert W, head-of-household, age 70, born in Indiana; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/town; owned farm ($2500 value); occupation: operator, farm.
Hinshaw, Mary A, wife, age 62, born in Iowa; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/town.
Hinshaw, Loran F, son, age 27, born in Iowa; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/town; occupation: partner, farm.
Hinshaw, Ethel M, daughter-in-law, age 24, born in Iowa; completed 4 years of high school; on Apr 1 1935 was living in rural Adair County, Iowa.
Hinshaw, Gary W, grandson, age 8 months, born in Iowa.

Bert Wright Hinshaw died Feb 3 1953, buried West Fairview Cemetery, South Garretson St., Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa.1,14,16  

Bert's obituary was published in the "Adams County Free Press" (Corning, Iowa) on Thursday, February 12, 1953 (see scan below).16  

Mary died May 17 1953, buried West Fairview Cemetery, South Garretson St., Lenox, Taylor County, Iowa.1,14

(photo)Photo: Bert Wright Hinshaw & Alverda Franklin, wedding photo 20

(photo)Photo: Obituary of Bert Wright Hinshaw "Adams County Free Press" (Corning, Iowa), Feb 12 1953 16

(photo)Photo: Bert Wright Hinshaw & Mary Alverda Franklin gravestone West Fairview Cemetery 14

See also: Howard Hinshaw who might be an additional child.21  


Sources

  1. Contribution from A. M. Greenlee ().
  2. Obituary of Bert Wright Hinshaw.
  3. 1900 census, Council Bluffs, Kane Township, Pottawattomie County, Iowa; roll T623-455, ED 141, page 16A, line #14, dwelling #294, family #307.
  4. 1910 census, Allen Precinct, Snohomish County, Washington; roll T624-1668, ED 266, page 22A, line #6, dwelling #2.
  5. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Iowa.
  6. 1920 census, Skykomish Precinct, Snohomish County, Washington; roll T625-1939, ED 176, page 6A, line #17, dwelling #8, family #8.
  7. Contribution from Cecil Hinshaw.
  8. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  9. 1920 census, Gay Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T625-514, ED 141, page 5A, line #1, dwelling #90, family #90.
  10. 1930 census, Platte Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T626-685, ED 22, page 1B, line #88, dwelling #22, family #22.
  11. 1940 census, Platte Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T627-1207, ED 87-23, page 6A, line #7, household #108.
  12. Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1857-1947; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. 1870 census, Millville P.O., Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; roll M593-323, page 98, line #10, dwelling #284, family #298.
  14. http://www.findagrave.com.
  15. 1910 census, Jackson Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T624-425, ED 135, page 109A, line #31, dwelling #94, family #94.
  16. "Adams County Free Press" (Corning, Iowa), Feb 12 1953; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. 1925 Iowa state census, Grant Township, Taylor County, Iowa; http://www.ancestry.com.
  18. 1880 LDS census index, Gay Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T9-0366, page 163C.
  19. 1930 census, Bedford Township, Taylor County, Iowa; roll T626-685, ED 1, page 14B, line #68, dwelling #610, family #624.
  20. Photo courtesy of Cecil Hinshaw.
  21. Speculation.


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