Margaret 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....... Jesse Hinshaw (1770-1846) m Mary Marshill (1773-1806)
 8........ Margaret Hinshaw (1800-c1846)
           +William Chamness (1793-1889)
Margaret Hinshaw     [ID 00099] Click here to switch to Ancestror Tree view: Tree View

Margaret Hinshaw1,2,3,4 [Margaret Henshaw3,5,6,7].

Born Oct 17 1800, Chatham County, North Carolina.1,2,4,8  

She married William Chamness, Sep 7 1817, Chatham County, North Carolina.3,5,6,7,8  William, son of Joshua Chamness & Rachel Williams8,9,10,11,12,13, was born Jun 15 17938,9,10,11,12,13 [about 179514], Chatham County, North Carolina8,9,10,11,12,13.  

A marriage bond was recorded for Margaret Henshaw & William Chamness on September 4, 1817, Chatham County, North Carolina.15  

William had been previously married Nov 4 1809 to Margaret's first cousin, Charity Sarah Moon, daughter of Jacob Moon and Ruth Hinshaw, by whom he had two children (Abigail and Sarah Chamness).8  

Children:8

Martha "Patsey" Chamness, born Aug 14 1818; died Feb 6 1902; married Peter W. Hardwick, Sep 1 1831, Randolph County, Indiana. 16
Isaac Chamness, born Apr 5 1820, Indiana; died Feb 16 1908; married Mary Millman, Oct 5 1837, Randolph County, Indiana. 16,17
Martin Chamness, born Nov 4 1821; died Mar 15 1859; married Elizabeth Ann Hoggatt.
Joshua H. Chamness, born Mar 4 1830; died Oct 23 1901; married 1) Clorinda Coffin Hoggatt, Nov 6 1850; 2) Rachel Davison Batchelor. 16
Mary Chamness, born Dec 21 1823; died Jul 20 1875; married Abner Wiley Hoggatt, Oct 28 1841, Randolph County, Indiana. 16
Ruth Chamness, born May 27 1826; died Dec 13 1905; married William Lindsey/Lindsay Love, Feb 17 1842, Randolph County, Indiana. 16
Margaret Chamness, born Jan 27 1835, Indiana; died Apr 24 1869; married Benjamin Leroy Davis. 14
William Chamness, born Dec 10 1839, Indiana; died Apr 15 1924; married Clare Jane "Clarissa" Hardwick. 14
Rachel Chamness.

About 1819 or 1820, Margaret, William and family moved to Wayne County, Indiana, where they lived until about 1826 when they moved to adjacent Randolph County.8  

Margaret Hinshaw died about 1846, Randolph County, Indiana.8  

Widower William and children were shown in the 1850 census (Aug 10 1850), Monroe, Green County, Wisconsin:14

Wm Chamness, age 55, born in North Carolina; farmer; $200 real estate.
Margaret Chamness, age 15, born in Indiana; attended school.
Wm Chamness Jr, age 11, born in Indiana; attended school.
Living next door in 1850 was the family of son Isaac:17
Isaac Chamness, age 30, born in Indiana; farmer; $500 real estate.
Mary Chamness, age 28, born in Indiana.
Louisa Chamness, age 12, born in Indiana; attended school.
Abigail Chamness, age 8, born in Indiana; attended school.
Nehemiah G. Millman [unclear], age 24, born in Indiana; blacksmith; $200 real estate.
Wm M Chamness, age 4, born in Wisconsin.

William remarried to Hannah Jackson Hutchens, Jul 17 1853, Randolph County, Indiana.8,10,11,12,16  Hannah had been previously married to a David Hutchens.18  

William and Hannah and family were shown in the 1860 census (Jun 16 1860), West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:10

W Chamnes, age 67, born in North Carolina; farmer; $2000 real estate; $600 personal property.
Hanna Chanes, age 43, born in Ohio.
David Hutchins, age 16, born in Indiana; attended school.
Ira Hutchins, age 24, born in Indiana; insane [..unclear..].
Martha Shepard, age 1, born in Indiana.

William and Hannah were shown in the 1870 census (Jun 15 1870), West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:11

Chamness, William, age 76, born in North Carolina; farmer; $900 real estate; $500 personal property.
Chamness, Hannah, age 53, born in Ohio; keeps house.
Shepherd, M.A., age 11, born in Indiana; attended school.

William and Hannah were shown in the 1880 census (Jun 26 1880), living in the household of David & Annie Hutchins, West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana:12

Hutchins, David, age 35, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in North Carolina; farmer.
Hutchins, Annie R., wife, age 34, born in Indiana; parents born in North Carolina; keeping house.
Hutchins, Alonzo C., son, age 13, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; farm laborer; attended school.
Hutchins, Peter W., son, age 9, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana; attended school.
Hutchins, Marthy R., daughter, age 4, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Hutchins, Minnie, daughter, age 3, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana.
Chamness, William, grandfather, age 87, born in North Carolina; parents born in North Carolina; "maimed, crippled, bedridden, or otherwise disabled".
Chamness, Hannah, grandmother, age 63, born in Ohio; parents born in Ohio; house help.

William died Apr 28 1889, West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; buried Cherry Grove Cemetery, Lynn, Randolph County, Indiana.8,13  

Also see - David Chamness' biographical sketch on this family: http://bgwilliams.apexhosting.com/dave_cham.htm#wm

(photo)Photo: daughter Ruth Chamness with husband William Lindsay Love 19


Sources

  1. "Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy", by William Wade Hinshaw, in many well-stocked libraries.
  2. "Hinshaw Chart and List" (1/1/68) by Ralph Edward Pike, from "Family Records of Morgan Co., Ind.", Public Library of Mooresville, Morgan Co., Indiana (LDS microfilm 1509501).
  3. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - North Carolina.
  4. Society of Friends, Cane Creek MM Records; LDS FHL microfilm #0371251
  5. The Church Of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) International Genealogical Index (IGI) - Ohio.
  6. "North Carolina Marriages to 1825" (www.ancestry.com).
  7. Halbert's "The New World Book of Henshaws" (for what it's worth).
  8. Chamness Family Database: http://bgwilliams.apexhosting.com/uscham.htm.
  9. "Hinshaw Family": a collection of family group sheets by Edna Harvey Joseph; LDS FHL microfilm #1572018 items 8-10 and #1572019 items 1-4
  10. 1860 census, Trenton P.O., West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M653-292, page 897, line #27, dwelling #242, family #225.
  11. 1870 census, Winchester P.O., West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M593-354, page 523, line #10, dwelling #272, family #272.
  12. 1880 census, West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll T9-307, ED 172, page 260A, line #23, dwelling #307, family #307.
  13. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=21656669.
  14. 1850 census, Monroe, Green County, Wisconsin; roll M432-999, page 222, line #12, dwelling #128, family #133.
  15. "North Carolina Marriage Bonds" fiche in the LDS Family History Library.
  16. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941; http://www.ancestry.com.
  17. 1850 census, Monroe, Green County, Wisconsin; roll M432-999, page 222, line #6, dwelling #127, family #132.
  18. 1850 census, West River Township, Randolph County, Indiana; roll M432-168, page 179, line #22, dwelling #1897, family #1923.
  19. Photo courtesy of Robert Williams ().


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