↑ 2.02.12.2 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Certificate of Death no 13 (written) 314 (stamped), Mr Eli Hinson, 21 Oct 1916; State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA; viewed at "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6PNS-DPC : 21 May 2014, accessed 27 Dec 2017), 004215291 > image 640 of 2645; GS Film no 1892159
↑ FIND A GRAVE, database with images (http://findagrave.com : accessed 10 February 2017), memorial no. 55683446, Eli Henderson Hinson (1824-1916), created and photographed by Marg; citing Arlington Baptist Church Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA. Find A Grave: Memorial #55683446 includes additional source images of obituary and death certificate added by Jane M. Howard.
"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDDR-JHG : 30 December 2015, accessed 11 February 2017), E H Hinson, Charlotte Post Office, East Division, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States; citing pg 32, household 270, family 271, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm publication M653, roll 906 (Washington, D.C.: NARA, n.d.). [Based in the 1870 Census, several children may not to have been enumerated. McGee-1611 10:58, 11 February 2017 (EST) ]
"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MW8K-RG7 : 17 October 2014), Eli H Hinson, North Carolina, United States; citing p. 11, family 91, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,647.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Eli by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Eli: