James Hanks

20 March 1732–3 April 1785 (Age 53)
Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of James

When James Hanks was born on 20 March 1732, in Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, William Joseph Hanks II, was 53 and his mother, Hester Catherine Mills, was 42. He died on 3 April 1785, in Traphill, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

William Joseph Hanks II
1679–1732
Hester Catherine Mills
1690–1732
Henry Hewing Hanks
1710–1748
William Hanks lll
1712–1788
John Hanks
1714–1790
Hannah Hanks
1717–1790
Sarah Hanks
1720–1780
Hannah Hanks
1720–1819
John Hanks
1720–
Richard Hanks
1723–1789
Susannah Hanks
1725–1780
Thomas Hanks
1728–1777
James Hanks
1732–1785

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (2)

1775

Age 43

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 44

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

Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hank, a short form of Hankin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Hanks, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Hanks -
  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Hanks , Sr. - birth: 22 October 1709; Pembroke, Washington, Maine, United States

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