Margaret Hinkson

1770–16 June 1817 (Age 47)
Westmoreland, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Hinkson was born in 1770, in Westmoreland, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Hinkson Jr, was 41 and her mother, Margaret "Peggy" McCracken, was 30. She married Thomas Ravenscraft on 6 September 1786, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 16 June 1817, in Harrison, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Ravenscraft
1750–1827
Margaret Hinkson
1770–1817
Marriage: 6 September 1786
Thomas Ravenscraft
1774–1833
James Isaac Ravenscroft
1787–1846
William Ravenscraft
1790–1844
Robert Ravenscroft
1790–
Margaret Ravenscraft
1795–1836
Samuel Ravenscroft
1797–1827
Elizabeth Ravenscroft
1783–1827
John Ravenscraft
1786–1813
Thomas Ravenscraft
1788–1834
William Michael Ravenscraft
1793–1856
Mary Ravenscraft
1801–1877
Nancy Ravenscraft
1812–1876

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 September 1786
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 6

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1783 · A Free America

Age 13

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from an unidentified medieval personal name, perhaps a survival of Old English Hȳnci or Hȳnca. Compare Hinckley .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peggy, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Margaret Hinkson, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Margt Hin*, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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