Henry Hankinson

27 August 1767–5 May 1848 (Age 80)
Sussex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Hankinson was born on 27 August 1767, in Sussex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Aaron Hankenson, was 32 and his mother, Mary Snyder, was 19. He married Mary McCullough on 14 August 1800, in Sussex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 5 May 1848, in Easton, Licking Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Asbury, Warren, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hankinson
Mary McCullough
Marriage: 14 August 1800
Keturah McCullough Hankinson
Eliza Budd Hankinson

Spouse and Children

14 August 1800
Sussex, New Jersey, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 8

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."

Age 9

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

Age 22

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Hankin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Hankins, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Henry Hankison, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Henry Hankinson, "Find A Grave Index"

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