Anthony Henckel II

Anthony Jacob Henckel II (1709 - 1751)

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Anthony Jacob Henckel II aka Henkel
Born in Daudenzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 24 Jun 1731 in New Hanover Township, Montgomery County, Province of Pennsylvaniamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Germantown, Philadelphia, Province of Pennsylvaniamap
Profile last modified 30 Jun 2019 | Created 6 Mar 2017
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Born 9 Jul 1709. Daudenzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany. [1] [2][3] [4][5]

Christening: 11 Jul 1709. Daudenzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany. [6] [7]

Death: 21 Jan 1750. Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. [8]

Buried Abt 1751. Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Immigration: 1717 Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Colonial America. [9] Note: Jacob's parents, Anthony Jacob and Maria E. Dentzer are mentioned with a child Johann Nicholaus. Jacob would have been about 8 but not mentioned on this record.

Marriage Husband Jacob Antonius Henkel. Wife Anna Margaret Witthaus. Marriage 1732 , , Pennsylvania[10][11] Note: The Henckel Memorial states that Anna Margaret's last name and parentage are unknown, but that she was born 28 June, 1711, probably in England. Less than two years after Jacob's death, she was remarried to Martin Groff, and lastly to a Mr. Eagle, who died in Philadelphia. [12]

Children: Child: Jacob Anthony Hinkle. Child: Mary Barbara Hinkle. Child: Philip Hinkle. Child: Charles Hinkle. Child: Peter Hinkle. Child: Michael Hinkle. Child: @I913@. Child: @I928@.

Marriage 25 Apr 1692. Daudenzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany. [13] Child: George Rudolphus Hinkle. Child: Anna Maria Hinkle. Child: Anthony Jacob Henckel. Child: @I934@. Child: Benigna Maria Hinkle. Child: Jacob Antonius Henkel. Child: @I936@. Child: Johann Phillip Hinkle.

Anthony was born in 1709, the son of Anthony Jacob Hinkle and Maria Elizabeth Dentzer. He emigrated from Germany to Pennsylvania on September 02, 1717. He married Anna Margaret Geiger on June 24, 1731 in New Hanover, PA. They are the parents of 9 children. He was a farmer and Lutheran minister. Anthony Jacob Hinkle passed away in 1751, and was buried at Saint Michaels Lutheran Churchyard, Germantown, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.[14]


  1. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
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  4. Source: #S20 (
  5. Source: #S86 accessed 13 Feb 2010), Jacob Anthony Henckel; Citing birth date.
  6. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
  7. Source: #S2 (
  8. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
  9. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
  10. Source: #S15 accessed 13 Feb 2010), Anna Margaretha; Citing Marriage date.
  11. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
  12. Source:#S1 The Heckel Genealogy
  13. Source: #S20 (
  14. Find A Grave: Memorial # 22587432
  • Source: S1 William Sumner Junkin and Minnie Wyatt Junkin, "The Henckel Genealogy, 1500-1960: Ancestry and Descendants of Anthony Jacob Henckel, 1668-1728, Pioneer Evangelical Lutheran Minister, Emigrant from the German Palatinate to America in 1717" (Henckel Family Association, 1964) , pp. 22, 882
  • Source: S2 "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971," database, Family Search ( : accessed 23 May 2019) Jacob Antonius Heckel; images digitized and records extracted by Ancestry; citing Baptism, Daudenzell, Mosbach, Mosbach, Baden, Deutschland, German Lutheran Collection, various parishes, Germany.
  • Source: S3 "Germany Births and Baptisms 1558-1898," database, Family Search ( : accessed 23 May 2019), Jacob Antonius Henckel;
  • The Heckel Genealogy
  • Source: S20 "International Genealogical Index." Database. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [LDS]. Publication: \i FamilySearch\i0 . : 16 July 2008 (
  • Source: S86 "Family Data Collection - Births," database,, \i\i0   Edmund WestAncestry Publication: (

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On 21 May 2019 at 23:49 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

Henckel-116 and Henckel-76 appear to represent the same person because: Please merge these profiles.

On 20 May 2019 at 07:05 GMT Dave Rutherford wrote:

LNAB for this profile should be changed to Henckel. This man was born in Germany and this is correct spelling.

On 16 Nov 2016 at 23:17 GMT Sarah (Sherman) Sherman-VanDeventer wrote:

Hinkle or Henckel or Henkel-1 and Hinkle-473 appear to represent the same person because: Based on the same parents and the same year of birth and no source information I conclude this is the same person and would clear up the profile with multiple "ors" in the last name

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