Charles Houston Hinson

17 February 1893–27 December 1964 (Age 71)
Union, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Charles Houston

When Charles Houston Hinson was born on 17 February 1893, in Union, North Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel Zimmon Hinson, was 21 and his mother, Eleste Caroline Hathcock, was 17. He married Daisy Jane Griffin on 7 June 1914, in New Salem, Union, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in New Salem Township, Union, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Marshville, Union, North Carolina, United States in 1964. He died on 27 December 1964, in Monroe, Union, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Ansonville, Anson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Houston Hinson
Daisy Jane Griffin
Marriage: 7 June 1914
Ruby Mae Hinson
Annie Virginia Hinson
Hoyle Houston Hinson
Hazel Hinson
Mildred C. Hinson
Jonelle Hinson

Spouse and Children

7 June 1914
New Salem, Union, North Carolina, United States


    Ruby Mae Hinson






    Hazel Hinson


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Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 4

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hinkson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

Memories of my grandfather

My paternal grandparents lived on a 90+ acre farm in the New Salem community of Union County, NC...near Rocky River. Grandpa Charlie gifted my father and mother a 23-acre farm as a wedding present. Th …

Sources (3)

  • Charley H Hinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Hinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charlie Hinson in household of D Z Hinson, "United States Census, 1900"

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