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 Ann Knipers Wynkoop
Husband of Susanna Wynkoop and Sarah Wynkoop
Father of Nicholas Wynkoop and Susannah Lefferts
Brother of Helena Wynkoop

Occupation: Judge
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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
Age 33
April 11, 1784
Age 47
Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 79
Newton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA
Newton, Bucks, Pennsylvania, USA