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Where did the German Hinkel family come from? What is the German Hinkel family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hinkel family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hinkel family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Henkel, Henke, Henkell and others.
First found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hinkel research. Another 107 words(8 lines of text) covering the years 182 and 1824 are included under the topic Early Hinkel History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Hinkel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hinkel Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
Hinkel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Hinkel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hinkel Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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