Jewel Evelyn Henshaw

Female1 February 1922–September 1986

Brief Life History of Jewel Evelyn

When Jewel Evelyn Henshaw was born on 1 February 1922, in Alabama, United States, her father, George Harvey Henshaw, was 30 and her mother, Amma D Collins, was 28. She married Jerome A. Winston on 12 March 1949, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States. She lived in Scottsboro, Jackson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in September 1986, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 64.

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Jerome A. Winston
Jewel Evelyn Henshaw
Marriage: 12 March 1949

Sources (6)

  • Jewel Henshaw in household of Harry Henshaw, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jewel Evelyn Henshaw, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Jewell Winston, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 March 1949Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 1

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

    Age 1

    Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.


    Age 19

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire):

    habitational name from Henshaw in Prestbury (Cheshire), from Old English henn ‘hen’ + sceaga ‘copse, small wood’.

    habitational name from Henshaw (Northumberland), possibly from the Old Norse personal name Hethinn (genitive Hethinns) + Old English halh ‘nook, corner of land’. See Hensell , of which Henshaw is sometimes a variant.

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

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