Asa Hinkle

Asa Hinkle (1778 - 1831)

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Asa Hinkle
Born in Lancaster Co, PAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 27 Jun 1797 in Mill Creek, Hamilton Co, OHmap
Descendants descendants
Died in St. Marys, Auglaize Co, OHmap
Profile last modified 6 Feb 2019 | Created 28 Oct 2015
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Asa was born in 1761, the son of Joseph Hinkle and Lydia Cook. He was married to Mary Brecount in Hamilton Co, Ohio on 27 Jun 1797 by James Kemper, M. G. a Presbyterian minister. Asa, Who was a War of 1812 veteran, passed away in 1831.[1]

Asa was an early settler of Saint Marys Township, then Mercer now Auglaize County, Ohio. He built the first county jail for which he received lots # 31, 34, 37, 42, 50 plus $150 in cash.[2]

Asa and his wife Mary had the following children:

  1. Lydia, (1798-1844) m. Davison Hay
  2. Harriet (1799-1827) m. Mr. Applegate
  3. Henry (1801-1878) m. Ester Brock
  4. Elizabeth (1804- ) m. Henry Smith
  5. Mary (1806- died in infancy)
  6. Asa B. Jr. (1808-1831)
  7. David M. (1810-1835) m. Mary A.Taylor
  8. Mary (1812-1835) m. Mr. Frisinger
  9. James F. (1814-1835)
  10. Rhodale Clark (1816-1885) m. Thomas Doty and Philip Hitchner
  11. Ethan F. (1819-1905) m. Lydia Major


  1. Find A Grave: Memorial # 8715780
  2. History of Auglaize County, Ohio : with the Indian history of Wapakoneta, and the first settlement of the county, published by Robert Sutton, 1880, page 143.

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On 11 May 2017 at 01:03 GMT Gail Smith wrote:

Asa is 18 degrees from Tanya Lowry, 11 degrees from Charles Tiffany and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.