Henry Wynkoop, US Congress

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Henry Wynkoop

Birthplace: Easton, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Died in Newton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Newton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicholas Wynkoop and Annetje Knipers Wynkoop
Husband of Sarah Wynkoop; Susanna Wynkoop; Maria Wynkoop; Sarah Wynkoop and Susanna Wynkoop
Father of Suzanne Lefferts; Nicholas Wynkoop; John Wanshaer Wynkoop; Jonathon Wynkoop; Christina Beatty and 12 others
Brother of Hilletje Debois; Helena Wynkoop; Eleanor Dubois and Helena Wynkoop

Occupation: Judge, Colonel / Judge / Member 1st Cont Congress
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About Henry Wynkoop, US Congress


Henry Wynkoop (March 2, 1737 – March 25, 1816) was a member of the Continental Congress (from 1779) and later a United States Representative for the state of Pennsylvania during the First United States Congress, 1789 to 1791.

Prior to his term as a representative, he served as a Justice on the Court of Common Pleas and the orphan's court in Kingston, Pennsylvania from 1780 to 1789. After his term in Congress, he was appointed as an Associate Judge in Bucks County, as which he served until his death in that county on March 25, 1816; he was interred in the graveyard of the Low Dutch Reformed Church, Richboro, Pennsylvania.

of Doylestown, Pennsylvania

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Henry Wynkoop, US Congress's Timeline

Easton, Northampton, Pennsylvania, USA
August 18, 1763
Age 26
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
March 25, 1770
Age 33
Maryland, United States
Age 33
July 11, 1774
Age 37
June 21, 1776
Age 39
April 11, 1784
Age 47
Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
April 11, 1784
Age 47
Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 79
Newton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA