~OUR DIRECT LINE~
Son of John Zink (1758 - 1798) and
Elizabeth Wilson HOW (1753 - 1814) Click HERE for John and HERE for Elizabeth
Born: February 7, 1781 in Pennsylvania
Died: March 18, 1841 in Highland County, Ohio
Buried on Liberty Township Farm (Zink Cemetery)
Moved to Ohio from Bedford Co., Penn. in 1813.
From Wiils, Administrations, Guardianships and Adoptions of Highland County, Ohio (1805 - 1880), Compiled by David N. McBride, The Southern Ohio Genealogy Society, Hillsboro, Ohio;, 1981, p. 29:
Zink, Enoch Date: March 4, 1840. Wife: Mary. Children: Mariah, Enoch, Milton, Cryus Wilson, Samuel, Elizabeth, David K., Sarah Davis, Thomas Eli, "one tenth part .. to be divided among the children of my son John". Executor: David K. Zink. Witnesses: J. W. Newell., John Foster, Thomas Duncan. Proven March 20, 1841.
Click HERE to see a transcription of Enoch Zink's entire will.
Married on December 29, 1805 to
Born 1780 in Maryland; Died 23 Nov 1860 in Highland Co., OH--probably buried with Enoch
Daughter of Basil Foster (1744- 1791)
and Mary Penn (1748 - 1825 -- died in Highland Co., OH)
Click HERE to see Foster Chart and Mary Penn Foster's Will
CHILDREN OF ENOCH AND MARY ZINK
1. JOHN N. ZINK
(our direct line)
Born: August 12, 1807
Died: December, 1836; Buried near his father in
Highland Co., Ohio (Zink Cemetery)
Married on March 29, 1827 in Highland Co., Ohio to
Born: 13 May1806 in Pennsylvania; Died: 5 Jan 1891; Buried in Buford Cemetery,
Clay Twp., Highland Co., Ohio
Click HERE to see John and Jane's family.
2. SAMUEL ZINK
Born: January 27, 1809 in Bedford Co., Pa;
Died 1854/5 in Highland Co., Ohio
Married Jane Miller on 15 Sep 1836 in Highland Co., Ohio
Born 1818 in Highland County, Ohio; Died 24 Jan 1893 in Highland Co., Ohio; Buried in Brushcreek Twp., Highland Co., Ohio; Daughter of Jacob Miller, Sr. and Mary Miller. Grand daughter of Phillip Miller (1745 - 1825, buried in Miller Cem., Highland Co., Ohio) and Christena Elizabeth Windowmaker (d. 4 April 1852, buried with Philip);
Children of Samuel and Jane:
(1) William Allen Zink b. 18 Nov 1848 in Highland Co., Ohio;
married on 10 Feb 1875 in Brinfield, ill. to Samatha Whetzel;
(2) Charles Zink (went to Indiana and had several daughters)
(3) David H. Zink b. 1839 in Highland Co., Ohio; d. 8 Apr 1861 in Highland County, Ohio; buried in Hillsboro Cemetery,
Liberty Twp, Highland Co., Ohio.
(4) Fanny Zink b. 1854 in Ohio, died 15 March 1893 in Chicago, Illinois.
3. ELIZABETH ZINK
Born: March 3, 1811; Died: 1896
4. DAVID KILPATRICK ZINK
Born: December 22, 1812 in Bedford Co., Pa;
Died 9 June 1899; Buried in Union Twp, Highland Co., Ohio
Married Angelina Miller on 26 March 1835 in Highland Co., Ohio; Click HERE to see the family of David & Angelina.
5. SARAH ANN ZINK
Born: June 27, 1815; Died: May,1857
Married James Davis on 8 Sep 1835 in Highland Co., Ohio
6. THOMAS F. ZINK
Born: October 26, 1817; Died 1906; Buried in Hillsboro Cem., Liberty Twp., Highland Co., Ohio
Married Mary Robbins (Born 1821; Died 1912; Buried in Hillsboro Cem., Highland Co., Ohio
Children of Thomas & Mary Zink;
(1) Olive P. Zink (b. 1853; Died 1888)
(2) Kate Zink (b. 1857; Died 7 Feb 1859)
(3) Eli Zink (b. 20 Oct 1860; Died 20 May 1870)
(4) Wilbur Zink (b. 1862; Died 9 Dec 1866; Buried in
Dunn's Capel Cem., Union Twp., Highland Co., Ohio)
7. ELI ZINK
Born: March 5, 1820 in Highland Co., Ohio: Died 24 April 1856 in Highland Co., Ohio;
Married on 4 Nov 1847 in Highand Co., Ohio to
Born 22 Oct 1822 in Virgina; Died 26 Feb 1876; Both Eli and Lavinia are buried in the Dunn's Chapel Cem., Union Twp., Highland Co., Ohio. Click HERE to to see their family.
8. MARIAH or Maria P. ZINK
Born: April 3, 1822; Died: 13 April 1854; Buried in Zink Cemetery, Liberty Twp., Highland Co., Ohio; Says "Maria's Grave" on her stone.
9. Rev. MILTON PENN ZINK
Born: July 26, 1825 in Highland Co., Ohio;
Died 16 Nov 1916 in Hillsboro, Ohio
Married on 23 Sep 1855 in Highland Co., Ohio to
Mary Jane Beasley
Daughter of John S. Beasley
Born 1834 in Decatur, Ohio; Died 16 Jan 1898;
Both Milton Penn and Mary Jane are buried in the Hillsboro Cemetery, Highland Co., Ohio.
Click HERE to see family of Milton & Mary Jane Zink.
10. CYRUS WILSON OR WILSON CYRUS ZINK
Born 26 July 1827; Died 1850; Never married.