1776 - 1861 (84 years)
||Johannes (Johann Wink) Wank |
||11 Dec 1776
||Bavaria, Baden, Germany
||New Reigel, Ohio
||1 Oct 1861
||Seneca County, New Riegel, Ohio
||St. Boniface Cemetery, Seneca County, New Riegel, Ohio
||31 May 2004 |
| ||1. John (Johann) Wank, b. 30 Apr 1817, Adams County, Pennsylvania , d. 9 Apr 1889 (Age 71 years)|
| ||2. Michael Wank, b. 1825, Adams County, Pennsylvania |
| ||3. Rosalie "Rosena" Wank, b. 1832, Ohio , d. 6 Oct 1874 (Age 42 years)|
| ||4. Ana Marie Wank|
| ||5. Maria Agatha Wank|
| ||6. Franz Wank, b. 1841, d. 10 Mar 1866 (Age 25 years)|
| ||7. Joseph Wank|
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Middle Name could be Micheal or Christian
Wank, Wenk, Wink, Wenke
Johannes Wank came to New Riegel, Ohio in the fall of 1831. On June 1, 1832 he purchased 80 acres of land in Seneca Township, Seneca County, Ohio. He was a U. S. Citizen. Thos who were naturalized with him incuded Michael Waggonner, Anthoney Schindler, Joseph Lenhert, and Joseph Martin. Johannes Wank and the rest of these men are listed in Lange's "History of Seneca County," and are considered to be some of the earlier settlers for the Seneca County area.
The wife and children of Johannes are not known. It is beleived that his wife was with him when he came to Seneca County, but her death record has not been found.
- Jacob Wink & Elizabeth
GP - Sebastian Van der vink
- [S7] empty.
- [S9] Breathitt County, Kentucky - Family History Website, Jeanette Shouse & Stephen D. Bowling, (1998).
- [S11] Wank Family Tree (1831 - 1983), Jim Wank, (8/16/1983).