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Wheeler Hinkley (1837 - 1905)

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Wheeler Hinkley
Born in New Jersey, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died in Delaware County, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified 2 Apr 2019 | Created 9 Sep 2018
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Wheeler Hinkley was born on 27 April 1837 in New Jersey.[1]

He married Ruth Elizabeth Cannon.[1]

He was a farmer when he and Ruth appeared on the census of 29 June 1900 at Colchester, Delaware County, New York.[2]

Wheeler died on 8 Oct. 1905 probably in Delaware County, New York and was buried at Cooks Falls Cemetery, Cooks Falls, Delaware County, New York. His memorial has a photo of his headstone and links to those of family members.[1]


29 June 1900

Colchester, Delaware County, New York

  • Wh Hinckley 63 b. April 1837 NJ. m. 34 yrs. farmer.
  • Ruth Hinckley 52 wife b. Feb. 1848 NY. m. 34 yrs. 11 children 6 living.
  • Ira W Hinckley 20 son b. Dec. 1879 NY. laborer at chemical works.
  • Martha C Hinckley 14 dau. b. Aug. 1885 NY.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Find A Grave: Memorial #167776572
  2. 2.0 2.1 Year: 1900; Census Place: Colchester, Delaware, New York; Page: 14; Enumeration District: 0005; FHL microfilm: 1241021 1900 US Census Wh Hinckley

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On 2 Apr 2019 at 21:53 GMT J Gregory wrote:

I beleive they had another son George Hinkley who married Maude Hughes

George and Maude had several children one is Leland Hinkley who married Annette Bishop.

What I am stuck on is who wheelers parents are.

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