Samuel Hinckley

about 1589–31 October 1662 (Age 73)
St John, Harrietsham, Kent, England

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Hinckley was born about 1589, his father, Robert Hinckley, was 52 and his mother, Katherine, was 38. He married Sarah Soole on 7 May 1617, in Hawkhurst, Kent, England. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 31 October 1662, in Barnstable, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 73, and was buried in Barnstable, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hinckley
1589–1662
Sarah Soole
1600–1656
Marriage: 7 May 1617
Samuel Hinkley
1618–1706
Thomas Hinckley
1619–1706
John Hinckley
1622–1627
Susannah Hinckley
1625–1675
Marie Hinckley
1628–1628
Sarah Hinckley
1629–1687
Mary Hinckley
1631–1662
Elizabeth Hinckley
1632–1633
John Hinckley
1634–1634
Elizabeth Hinckley
1635–1691
Samuel Hinckley
1637–1641
Daughter Hinckley
1639–1640
Samuel Hinckley Jr.
1642–1727
John Hinckley
1644–1709

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 May 1617
Hawkhurst, Kent, England
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1620

Age 31

In 1620, after 2 rough months at sea, 102 Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock and established one of the very first English settlements in America.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Leicestershire, so called from the Old English byname Hȳnca (a derivative of Hūn ‘bear-cub’) + Old English lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

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Story Highlight

Samuel Hinckley and the Hinckley Family

Samuel was born in England. He married Sarah Soole. They had five children in England, named John, Thomas Hinckley, Susannah, Sarah, and Mary. Samuel and his family were members of the Church of Eng …

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Hinckley in entry for Samuel Hinckley, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954" actually Barnstable, New York added by familysearch by mistake
  • Samuel Hinckley in entry for John Hinckley, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Samuel Hinckley in entry for John Hinckley, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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