Phineas Jenkins

31 January 1802–
Mill Creek MM, Miami, Ohio, United States

The Life of Phineas

When Phineas Jenkins was born on 31 January 1802, in Mill Creek MM, Miami, Ohio, United States, his father, Jesse Jenkins, was 35 and his mother, Hannah Russell, was 32. He married Mary Shepherd on 23 January 1826, in Miami, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Phineas Jenkins
Mary Shepherd
Marriage: 23 January 1826
Hannah Jenkins

Spouse and Children


    Mary Shepherd


23 January 1826
Miami, Ohio, United States


    Hannah Jenkins


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World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 1

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 34

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phineas Jenkins in entry for Anna Priest, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Phineas Jenkins in entry for Anna Priest, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Phinehas Jenkins, "Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"

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