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Linck, Linckh

Information on this page from Windows Into Our Past, A Genealogy of the Parsons, Smith and Associated Families, Vol. 1 ©1996, Judy Parsons Smith

The Link Family originates in Germany .  The ancestor of this family is Hans Linck I .

Hans Linck I

Hans Linck I , b. 1370, Germany .  He was a citizen of wimpfren.  During the 15th Century he made loans to the city of Wimfren .  Hans Linck I had four (4) children:

·         Bernard   Linck  (possible child)
·        
Hans Linck I I
·        
Sebastian Linck  (possible child)
·        
Jacob Linck  (possible child)

Hans Linck I I

Hans Linck I I , son of Hans Linck I.  Hans Linck II had a son:

Dieter Linck

Dieter Linck, sonof Hans Linck I I , b. 1430, Germany.

Dieter Linck was chosen treasurer of Wimpfren, Germany in 1472.  In 1477, he was elected to Council and made the city accountant.

Dieter Linck had a son:

Hans Linck I I I

Hans Linck I I I , son of Dieter Linck. Hans Linck III had three (3) children:

·         Bernhardt Linck I , b. 19 Apr 1561; m. prior 1540 to Anna (unknown ) .
·        
Sebastian Linck
·        
Jacob Linck

Bernhardt Linck I

Bernhardt Linck I , son of Hans Linck I I I , d. 19 Apr 1561; m. prior 1540 to Anna (unknown ) , d. 13 Oct 1582, “at great age.  Bernhardt & Anna (unknown) Linck  I had three (3) children:

·         Barbara Linck , m. 24 Jan 1556 to Michael Pfeffer .
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Agnes Linck , m. 21 Sept 1560 to Hans Flayschoman .
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Sebastian Linck , m. 22 Jun 1563 to Maria Hausser .

Sebastian Linck

Sebastian Linck , son of Bernhardt & Anna (unknown )  Linck  I, d. 28 Dec 1567; m. 22 Jun 1563 to Maria Hausser , daughter of Bartholome Hausser .  Maria (Hausser) Linck, a widow, m 2nd 19 Aug 1568 to Heinrich Doctzbach.  Sebastian & Maria (Hausser) Linck had at least one (1) son:

Bernhardt Linck I I

Bernhardt Linck I I, son of Sebastian & Maria (Hausser) Linck, b. christened 10 Dec 1564, Neuenstadt, Germany; d. ca. 1632; m 1st prior to 1590, Pfozheim, Germany to Barbara (unknown ) , d. prior 1614; m 2nd to Anna (unknown) .  Bernhardt & Barbara (unknown)  Linck  II had a (1)  son:

·         Michael Linck, son of Bernhardt & Barbara (unknown )  Linck  II, b. ca. 1600, Pforzheim, Germany; d. ca. 1620, age 20 during the war; m. ca. 1618, Faurndau, Germany to unknown.

Michael Linck I

Michael Linck, son of Bernhardt & Barbara (unknown )  Linck  II, b. ca. 1600, Pforzheim, Germany; d. ca. 1620, age 20 during the war; m. ca. 1618, Faurndau, Germany to unknown.  Michael Linck I  had one (1) son:

Michael Linck I I

Michael Linck I I , son of Michael Linck I, b. 1619, Faurndau, Germany; d. 1 pr 1674, Grossgartach, Germany; m 1st 23 May 1647  to Urslua Betz ; m 2nd 25 Nov 1656, Schluchtein, Germany to Anna Maria Beltz , daughter of George Beltz , b. 1639.  Michael & Anna (Beltz) Linck  had one (1) known son:

Hanns Bernhardt Linckh

Hanns Bernhardt Linckh, son of Michael & Anna (Beltz) Linck , b. 24 May 1647, Heilbronn, Germany; m. 3 May 1681, Grossgartach, Germany t Anna Catharina Schuman , daughter of Michael & Margaretha (Ebelin)  Schuman , b. 15 Jul 1657, Grossgartach, Germany.  Hanns Bernahardt & Anna Catharina (Schuman) Linck h had three (3) children:

1.    Hans John Jacob Linck h , b. 20 Oct 1682; m 1st Elizabeth Konig ; m 2nd Ana Madlena Neuwirth .
2.   
Maria Christina Linckh , b. 27 Jul 1686; m. 24 Nov 1716, Grossgartach, Germany to John Jacob Lang .
3. 
Hans Jorg Linckh , (John George Linck h), b. 27 Nov 1689; m 22 Nov 1736 to Maria Susanne Scholler .

Hans John Jacob Linck h

1.  Hans John Jacob Linck h , son of Hanns Bernhardt & Anna (Schuman) Linckh, b. 20 Oct 1682, Grossgartach, Germany; d. apr 1737; m 1st Elizabeth Konig ; m 2nd 3 Sept 1720/1721 Biberach, Germany to Ana Madlena (Anna Magdalena) Neuwirh, daughter of Jeremias & Margaretha (Christ)  Neuwirth , b. 13 Aug 1692, Biberach, Germany; d. 1758-1759, Berk Co., Pennsylvania.

On 28 August 1733,  among the Palatines imported in the Ship Hope (Hope Galley), of London, Daniel Reid , Master, from Rotterdam, bt last from Cowes, as by clearance thence, we find:

Jacobes Linck , sick     50
Ana Madlena Linck     40
Hans Adam  Linck        11
Resina Linck                  7

 Hans John Jacob & Anna (Neuwirth)  Linckh  had four (4) children:

1.1..    Hans Adam  Link , b. 1722, Germany; m. 29 Dec 1747, at Matetcha, Trappe, PA to Elizabeth Müller  at the Augustus Evangelical Lutheran Church.
1.2.    
Resina Link , b. 1726, Germany
1.3.    
Mathis (Matthias) Link , b. 11 Feb 1737, Berk Co., PA
1.4.   
*Catharina Link , m. 25 Apr 1751 to Johan Peter Bahrt  at the Augustus Evangelical Lutheran Church, Trappe, PA.
1.5.    
*Johann Friedrich Link , m. 1 Jul 1760, Philadelphia, PA to Anna Maria Tieffenthaler  at the Evangelical Lutheran Church.

$ Found in Pennsylvania German Church Records.  They maybe children of Hans John Jacob & Anna Linck .  The dates would be appropriate.

Mathis (Matthias) Link

1.3.  Mathis (Matthias) Link , sonof Hans John Jacob & Anna (Neuwirh) Linckh, b. 11 Feb 1737, Berk County, PA; confirmation 29 Mar 1752; m. bef. 1767 to Anna (Mary) Maria Christina Schmidt , b. 1776, Pennsylvania; d. 12 Jun 1817, Augusta Co., VA.  Mathis & Mary (Schmidt) Link  had one (1) daughter:

Catherine Link

1.3.1.  Catherine Link , daughter of Mathis & Mary (Schmidt) Link , b. 24 May 1767, Frederick Co., Maryland; d. 24 Aug 1837; m. 8 Apr 1785 (bond), Augusta Co., VA to Peter Hanger , Jr. , son of Johann Peter & Hannah (Gobbert)  Hengerer , b. 29 Jan 1761; d. 23 Dec 1828.  Peter & Catherine (Link) Hanger  had ten (10) children:

1.3.1.1.      David Hanger , b. 1786; d. ca. 1850; m 1st 14 Sept 1807 to Sarah Crosby ; m 2nd to Polly Lesley .
1.3.1.2.      Elizabeth Hanger , b. 1787; d. 1817; m. Joshua Evans .
1.3.1.3.      Hannah Hanger , b.  1790; d. 1872; m. James Allen , b. 1789; d. 1839.  They had eleven (11) children.  See Allen & Hanger.
1.3.1.4.      Catherine Hanger , b. 1791; d. 1803.
1.3.1.5.      John Hanger , M.D. , b. 1792; d. 1862; m. Mary Allen , d. 1882
1.3.1.6.      Peter Hanger , b. 19 Aug 1795; d. Apr 1869; m. 24 Nov 1818 to Martha Elizabeth “Patsy” Crawford .
1.3.1.7.      Mary Catherine Hanger , b. 1798; d. 1864; m. Samuel Woodward .
1.3.1.8.      James Hanger , b. 1804; d. 1811.
1.3.1.9.      William Smith Hanger , b. 1806; m. Margaret Ledgerwood Eidson .
1.3.1.10.  Eveline Evans Hanger , b. 1809; d. 1865; m. Jacob Baylor .

 This branch of the family tree shows the family’s relationship to the former President Dwight David Eisenhower .  To see the exact relationship between the Parsons and Eisenhower families see Appendix C - Link Family - The Eisenhower Connection.