Hankin, Edward


Student United College 1777-1780 b, t, m. (Secondar). Chancellor’s prize, Private Latin theme, 1778; do. Civil history, 1779. M.A. 16.5.1780.

Listed for Exchequer bursary, 1784.


Born 1747.


Probably resided with Dr. Forrest. Left St Andrews without paying his tailor’s bill for which he got Professor Hunter to stand surety and went to Continent.

Residing near Maldon in 1794.

M.D. Marischal College, Aberdeen 1795.

Curate Mersham, Kent 1800-1805. Rector West Chillington, Sussex 1805-1820 (resigned). [Minister]

Miscellaneous publications.

Letter to the Right Honourable The Earl of Liverpool...on the licentiousness of the press... (London: Printed for White, Cochrane, and Co., 1814)


Died 14.7.1835 at Hull.


  • UYUC400:8.4.1778, 6.4.1779
  • UYUY350 William Kirby letter
  • UYUY452/8/395
  • DNB