John Hanks1

b. 2 November 1681, d. circa 1740
John Hanks|b. 2 Nov 1681\nd. c 1740|p1763.htm|William Hanks I|b. c 1655\nd. b 7 Feb 1704/5|p1759.htm|Sarah (—?—) (Hanks-White)||p1760.htm|Thomas Hanks|b. b 1630\nd. c 1675|p1761.htm|Elizabeth (—?—) (Hanks)||p1894.htm|||||||

4th great-granduncle of Louise Underwood.
6th great-granduncle of Laura Jane Munson.
Family Background:
Underwood and Allied Families
Appears on charts:
Pedigree for Abraham Lincoln: Theory of Adin Baber and David Andrew Sturgill
     John Hanks was born on 2 November 1681 in Old Rappahannock County, Virginia.1 He was the son of William Hanks I and Sarah (—?—) (Hanks-White).1 He married Catherine in 1714.1 He died circa 1740 in North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia.1
Additional Data
John Hanks, Richard White, William Hanks and Luke Hanks participated equally in the division of the estate of William Hanks I, 20 November 1705, each share amounting to 8945 pounds of tobacco.2

Children of John Hanks and Catherine (—?—) (Hanks)


  1. [S267] Adin Baber, Nancy Hanks, of Undistinguished Families; a genealogical, biographical, and historical study of the ancestry of the mother of Abraham Lincoln (Kansas, Illinois: Adin Baber, 1960).
  2. [S323] Connie Lynn Hornbaker, "Ancestors of Virginia and Kristen Hoye," online <…>, downloaded 1999, citing Will Book 2: 88.
  3. [S283] George Harrison Sanford King, Registers of North Farnham Parish 1663-1814 and Lenenburg Parish 1783-1800 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, Inc., 1966).