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Male Jacob Henckel Click to view Jacob Henckel in the family tree Click to view Jacob Henckel in the family tree

Jacob was born on March 14th, 1733 in Macongie Creek, Upper Milford Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania Commonwealth.1   Jacob's father was John Justus Henckel and his mother was Maria Magdalena Eschmann.  His paternal grandparents were Antonius Jacobus Henckel and Maria Elizabeth Dentzer; his maternal grandparents were Ashman Abraham Eschmann and Elizabeth. He had three brothers and eight sisters, named Abraham, John, Isaac, Anna, Catherine, Rebecca, Mary, Mary, Elizabeth, Susanna and Hannah.  He was the second oldest of the twelve children.  He died at the age of 45 on February 14th, 1779 in Hampshire County, Virginia.  He was buried in Lutheran Cemetery, Mill Creek, Hardy County, Virginia.2 1 

Family Details of Jacob's family with Barbara Maria Dieter

1 Henckel Genealogy, 1500-1960, Ancestry and Descendants of Reverend Anthony Jacob Henckel, 1668-1728
2 Teter Family Records