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Magdalen (Cronk) Wilkins (1781 - 1851)

Magdalen Wilkins formerly Cronk aka Kronkhyte
Born in New York City, New York, United Statesmap
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 69 in Round Pond, West Point, New York, United Statesmap
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Magdalen Cronk was born on August 2, 1781 in New York, New York, daughter of John Cronk (1750–1848) and Abigail Parr (1756–1858).


Magdalen married James A Wilkins (born about June 7, 1779 in Cornwall, Orange, New York; son of James Wilkins (1744–1829) and Elsey (Monell) Wilkins (1752–1839)).



Magdalen died on March 21, 1851 in Round Pond, West Point, New York, United States, aged 69. She was buried in Gibney Farm Burial Plot.[1] [2]

Research Notes

Magdalen Kronk/Kronkhyte was born in 1781 in NY. She passed away there in 1851. Husband James Wilkins* unknown–1813 Child John R Wilkins* unknown–1826 Child Elly Wilkins* unknown–1828 Child Catharine A. Avery* 1821–1849 The first source below gives her date of birth as Aug. 1790.


  1. Probate Records, 1787-1916 ; Index to Surrogate's Records, 1787-1941; Author: New York. Surrogate's Court (Orange County); Probate Place: Orange, New York. New York, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: New York County, District and Probate Courts.
  2. Find a Grave, database and images ( accessed April 8, 2023), memorial page for Magdalene Wilkins (2 Aug 1781–21 Mar 1851), Find a Grave Memorial ID 146139608, citing Gibney Farm Burial Plot, Orange County, New York, USA; Maintained by NorthColumbiaNY (contributor 48717830).

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