Philip Melancthon Henkel

7 September 1818–7 September 1915 (Age 97)
Fairfield, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Philip Melancthon

When Philip Melancthon Henkel was born on 7 September 1818, in Fairfield, Ohio, United States, his father, Rev. Andrew Henkel, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Trout, was 26. He married Charlotte Margaret Emerick on 6 June 1841, in Montgomery, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Eau Claire, Berrien, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 7 September 1915, in Clinton, Iowa, United States, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Philip Melancthon Henkel
1818–1915
Charlotte Margaret Emerick
1822–1911
Marriage: 6 June 1841
Charles D. Henkel
1842–1896
Frederick Henkel
1856–
Minnie Henkel
1858–
S W Gardiner
1870–
Louisa Catherine Henkel
1850–1944
Mary Adelaide Henkel
1852–1920
Amelia L Henkel
1856–1861
Charlotte M Henkel
1862–1898
Anna Vandalaine Henkel
1866–1918

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 June 1841Montgomery, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1828
    Age 10
    Historical Information 1828: Elkhart, Indiana, United States
    1846
    Age 28
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Wolfgang, Fritz, Klaus, Othmar, Otto, Ralf, Rudi, Bernd, Bodo, Dietrich.German: from a pet form of the personal name Henk . Compare Hengel .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Henkelman
    Henk
    Henkels
    Hinkel

    Sources (14)

    • Philip Henkel in entry for Louise Catherine Gardiner, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Phil M Henkel, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Phillip M. Henkel, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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