Hincks, John a Unitarian minister, born in Cork, Ireland, in 1804, was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and the Belfast Academical Institution, and in 1827 was called to a Unitarian Church at Liverpool. He died in 1831. The only published writings of his are Sermons and occasional services, with Memoir by J. H. Thorn (Lond. 1832, 8vo). — Darling, Cyclop. Bibliog. 1, 1484; Allibone, Dict. of Authors, 1, 850.