Welcome to the Ankney Family Page!

Updated: 01 January 2010

If you have information on the Ankney and related families (births, marriages, deaths, obituaries, photographs, diaries, etc.) please contact Jim Adams (adamsmckain at gmail.com) for inclusion on this page.

Hyatts from Turkeyfoot family tree by Edward Hyatt (Ancestry.com)

Descendants of Christian and Elizabeth (Shaffer) Ankney

Generation 1: Christian Ankney was born 25 Dec 1749 in Hanover, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA and died 17 March 1824 in Westmoreland, PA, USA. He married Elizabeth Shaffer (14 July 1748 in Washington, MD - 17 March 1816 in Somerset, PA) on 05 April 1771 in Bedford, PA. They had 9 children:
1. George Ankney (b. 16 Oct 1772 in Hagerstown, Washington, MD). He married Magdalena Putnam (1773 - 1858)
2. David Ankney (1774 in Somerset, PA - 10 Oct 1805 in Somerset, PA). He married Elizabeth Capp (1777 - 1864) and they had 6 children)
3. Henry Ankney (1776 in Somerset, PA - 1849 in Tuscaawas, OH). He married Susannah Koontz (1783 - ) and they had a son, Christian Ankney (1809 - 1894)
4. Elizabeth Ankney (28 Nov 1779 in Somerset, PA - 08 May 1863 in Westmoreland, PA) married Martin Phillipi.
5. Christian Ankney (13 May 1782 in Somerset, PA - 01 June 1864 in Westmoreland, PA) married Mary Shaver (1791 - )
6.Rosana Ankney (04 Nov 1784 in Somerset, PA - 13 June 1868 in PA) married Peter Gunderman (d. 1839)
7. Anna Maria Ankney (11 Jan 1787 in Somerset, PA - 09 May 1855 in Westmoreland, PA) married William Weaver.
8. Margaret Ankney (04 Aug 1789 in Somerset, PA - 06 Aug 1886 in Somerset, PA) married (1) Jacob Sanner and they 2 children: Catherine & Michael A. Sanner. She married (2) Bernard Connelly (d. 1848)
9. Jacob Ankney (21 Feb 1792 in Somerset, PA - 21 Jan 1873 in Somerset, PA) married Sarah (Young) Freidline

Generation 2: Henry Ankney (1776 in Somerset, PA - 1849 in Tuscaawas, OH). He married Susannah Koontz (1783 - ) and they had a son, Christian Ankney (1809 - 1894)

Generation 3: Christian Ankney (13 Dec 1809 in PA - 22 Aug 1894 in Paulding, OH) married (1) Mary Magdalena (1811 - 1845) on 12 Sept 1832 in Tuscarawas, OH. He married (2) Elizabeth Stineman or Steinman (1826 - 1906). They had two children:
1. Daniel Henry Ankney (24 July 1865 - ) married Elizabeth
2. Simon P. Ankney

Generation 4: Daniel Henry (24 July 1865 - ) and Elizabeth Ankney had 4 children:
1. Ruth Irene Ankney (04 Sep 1898 - May 1980) married Alfred Edward Surque (31 Dec 1898 - 25 Oct 1974). Their daughter married Raymond Francis Maher (23 Dec 1927 - 26 Nov 1997)
2. Arthur C. Ankney (b. about 1901)
3. Ethel M. Ankney (b. about 1906)
4. Dortha B. Ankney (b. about 1914)

Ankney Family Tree (Sharon's Family Lines by Svandenbossche) You will need an Ancestry.com subscription to view this tree.

Ankney Family Tree (Billie & Libbie Kahl's Ancestors by jlkahl2_1) You will need an Ancestry.com subscription to view this tree.

Ankney Family Tree (Abair2) You will need an Ancestry.com subscription to view this private tree.

Magee Family Tree (Sue Landre of Green Bay, WI & Coldwater, MI) on ancestry.com (Begins with Henry Ankney 1776)

Graham Family Tree (Linda Graham68) on ancestry.com (Begins with DeWalt Ankney 1725 & Margaret Frederick)

Todd Hadorn Family Tree (TWHadorn) on ancestry.com (Begins with Able Anquenet Ankney est. 1599 - 1628 & Angelica Vinan Vinot in Pfalzburg). Pfalzburg (Germany in 1911) or Phalsbourg (France in 1661) at one time was part of Luxembourg, France (Lorraine) is located 25 miles (40 km) NW of Strasbourg.

Edwards Family Tree (Onnecker) on ancestry.com