. . . just an ordinary Jamaican

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William Henry Hinson's story

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 William Henry Hinson, 1844 - 1932

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William Henry Hinson lived most of his life in Allman Town, and was an ordinary Jamaican. When he died in 1932 this was the record of his life published in the Gleaner:

     Daily GleanerJuly 20, 1932
from 1912 map of Kingston 

 Using the archives of the Gleaner it is possible to tease out some of the ups and downs and the achievements of one who was . . . just an ordinary Jamaican.