He resides in the town of Greendale, located on the opposite side of the Sweetwater River from Riverdale. He is the father of Tommy and Harvey Kinkle. Him, along with his sons own the Greendale Mines.
Like previous generations of Kinkles, he was born in Greendale and brought up by his parents, especially his father who taught him the masculine way of life and that own day he would become the owner of Greendale Mines, continuing the family tradition. He went on to become the owner after his own father retired and married a woman. From that union, they had two sons, however, she died of unknown causes years after that. Causing Mr. Kinkle to become an alcoholic, which resulted in Tommy staying home from college to protect Harvey from the growing tension inside their household.
Mr. Kinkle is a middle age man wearing a collared shirt and jeans.