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Anthony Hinkle (1754 - abt. 1838)

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Ensign Anthony Hinkle
Born in Hanover, York County, Province of Pennsylvaniamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married 1779 in Hanover, York County, Pennsylvaniamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USAmap
Profile last modified 19 Jul 2019 | Created 30 Mar 2015
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When Anthony Hinkle was born on November 30, 1754, in Hanover, Pennsylvania, his father, John Hinkle, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Levering, was 21. He married Salome Lechner on March 4, 1779, in Pennsylvania. They had 12 children in 19 years. He died on February 8, 1838, in his hometown, having lived a long life of 83 years.

The French and Indian War - Anthony Hinkle lived in Hanover, Pennsylvania in 1754 (the year he was born), when Americans were caught up in the turmoil of the French and Indian War.

Colonial Life Before the American Revolution - Anthony Hinkle lived in Hanover, Pennsylvania in 1754 as American colonists created the foundation of a burgeoning new country.

The Anglo-Cherokee War - The constant threat of war between the English and the Cherokee may have weighed heavily on Anthony Hinkle, a resident of Hanover, Pennsylvania, in 1754.

Marriage - Anthony Hinkle married Salome Lechner in Pennsylvania on March 4, 1779, when he was 24 years old.

Military - Ensign Anthony Hinkle served in the Revolutionary War in the Army in 1780 in the York Co. Militia (Pennsylvania), 7th Bat., 3rd Co., when he was 26 years old.

Death - Anthony Hinkle died on February 8, 1838, in Hanover, Pennsylvania, when he was 83 years old and is buried at St Matthew's Lutheran Cemetery, NY


  • Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1929-1990; Archive Collection Number: Series 1-5; Folder Number: 206.
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 19 July 2019), memorial page for ENS Anthony Hinkle (30 Nov 1754–8 Feb 1838), Find A Grave Memorial no. 121585822, citing Saint Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Anne Rupert (contributor 21366448) .
  • Family Search LDS# 278G-VNY

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On 4 Jun 2019 at 23:20 GMT Bruce Porter wrote:

Hinkle-636 and Hinkle-472 appear to represent the same person because: clear dupe, yes?

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