Nathaniel Hinkle

Nathaniel Hinkle (1759 - 1848)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Nathaniel "Nathan" Hinkle
Born in Germantown, Lancaster Co, Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1784 in Rowan Country, North Carolinamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Pleasantville, Sullivan Co, Indianamap
Profile last modified 31 Aug 2019 | Created 3 Oct 2012 | Last significant change: 31 Aug 2019
11:50: Skip Magyar edited the Biography for Nathaniel Hinkle (1759-1848). [Thank Skip for this]
This page has been accessed 429 times.
Nathaniel Hinkle participated in the American Revolution
Nathaniel Hinkle is an NSSAR Patriot Ancestor.
NSSAR Ancestor #: 83508
Rank: Private


Nathaniel was born in 1757, the son of Anthony Jacob Hinkle III and Maria Magdalena Zwecker. He married Rebecca Ledford in 1784. Nathan passed away in 1848.[1]

Revolutionary War Service:

Revolutionary Soldier. Enlisted in Lancaster Co., Penn 4/1776 and served 2ys, 9 mos under Capt. Henry Crisp - Col Miles Reg as a private. Participated in the battles of Long Island Brandywine and Paoli.

Enlisted April 12, 1776 in the Colonial army and served two years, nie months. Enlisted in Lancaster Co, PA

Was in Trenton with the army soon after his enlsitment. Wintered in Philadelphia; thence to Staten Island; thence to Long Island. Was in the Battle of Long Isalnd (Aug 27, 1776) when Col. Miles was taken prisoner. After receiving his discharge in 1779, he returned to Lancaster County, PA, remained there 2-3 years and then removed to Rowan County, NC. He resided there about 20 years and then moved to Anderson County, TN for 3 years. Then to Cumberland County, KY for ten years and then to Lawrence County, IN. from 1821 to 1832

Anthony, son of Anthony 2d, of Germantown, lived in Earl Township, Lancaster County. He was a private in the fifth Battalion, Lancaster County Militia. In the same company was his son Wendel, grandfather of Dr. James R. Hinkle, of Sullivan, Indiana. Nathan, son of this Anthony, was a drummer in Col. Samuel Miles' Celebrated Rifle Regiment, Twelfth Pennsylvania. Nathan was the grandfather of Nathan Hinkle, of Hymera, Indiana.

Reference only:


  1. Find A Grave: Memorial # 5054482

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Sponsored Search by

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Nathaniel by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA. However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Nathaniel:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Images: 3
Nathaniel Hinkle Monument
Nathaniel Hinkle Monument

Nathaniel Hinkle Image 2
Nathaniel Hinkle Image 2

Nathan Hinkle
Nathan Hinkle

  • Login to edit this profile.
  • Private Messages: Contact the Profile Managers privately: Dan Austin and Zach Keatts. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
  • Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for anything directed to the wider genealogy community.)

Nathaniel is 18 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 15 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

H  >  Hinkle  >  Nathaniel Hinkle

Categories: American Revolution | NSSAR Patriot Ancestors