Peter Range

M, b. 26 March 1749, d. 10 October 1817
     Peter Range was born on 26 March 1749 at Somerset Co., NJ. He was the son of Noah Ranger and Elizabeth Coons. Peter Range was christened on 17 May 1749 at Raritan, Somerset Co., NJ. He married Elizabeth Ronimus circa 1776 at Berkeley Co., VA (now WV). Peter Range died on 10 October 1817 at Near present Johnson City, Washington Co., TN, at age 68.

Children of Peter Range and Elizabeth Ronimus

Peter Range

M, b. 1793, d. 1859
     Peter Range married Matilda Hale. Peter Range was born in 1793 at Knob Creek, Washington Co., TN. He was the son of Peter Range and Elizabeth Ronimus. Peter Range died in 1859.

Rachel Range

F, b. 1799
     Rachel Range died at Savannah, Chatham Co., GA. She was born in 1799 at Knob Creek, Washington Co., TN. She was the daughter of Peter Range and Elizabeth Ronimus.

Sarah Range

F, b. 1797
     Sarah Range was born in 1797 at Knob Creek, Washington Co., TN. She was the daughter of Peter Range and Elizabeth Ronimus. Sarah Range married John Worley on 3 November 1819 at Washington Co., TN.

Sarah Range

F, b. 17 April 1811, d. 25 May 1883
     Sarah Range was born on 17 April 1811 at Washington Co., TN. She was the daughter of John Range and Abigail Garner. Sarah Range married Daniel Profitt on 9 February 1836 at Washington Co., TN. Sarah Range died on 25 May 1883 at Macoupin Co., IL, at age 72. She was buried in May 1883 at Range Cemetery, Palmyra, Macoupin Co., IL.

Child of Sarah Range and Daniel Profitt

Shollas Range

M, b. circa 1768
     Shollas Range was born circa 1768. He was the son of John Range and Madeline Shollas.

Susanna Range

F, b. circa 1779
     Susanna Range was born circa 1779. She was the daughter of John Range and Madeline Shollas.

Susannah Range

F, b. 16 February 1779, d. 12 August 1842
     Susannah Range was born on 16 February 1779 at Knob Creek, Washington Co., TN. She was the daughter of Peter Range and Elizabeth Ronimus. Susannah Range married Valentine DeWald, son of Henrich DeWald and Maria Catherine Greaver, on 16 February 1804 at the home of the bride's parents, Knob Creek, Washington Co., TN. Cause of death: on 12 August 1842 Typhoid Fever. Susannah Range died on 12 August 1842 at DeVault's Ford, Washington Co., TN, at age 63. She was buried in August 1842 at DeVault's Ford, Washington Co., TN.

Children of Susannah Range and Valentine DeWald

William Range

M, b. 13 December 1919
     William Range was born on 13 December 1919. He married Virginia K. LeFevre, daughter of Joseph Clyde LeFevre and Mabel V. Young, on 21 June 1941.

L. G. Ranger

M
     L. G. Ranger was born at Vermont. He married Mary (?).

Child of L. G. Ranger and Mary (?)

Mary Ranger1

F, b. January 1894
     Mary Ranger was born in January 1894 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Stanley M. Ranger and Elliza A. Sprau.1

Citations

  1. [S402] 1900 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Microfilm 1334.

Noah Ranger

M, b. 1 October 1713, d. circa 1799
     Note: BIOGRAPHY: Lola Range Mumaw, PETER AND IDA RANGE ANCESTORS AND DESCENDANTS
CARTER CO., TN

LDS Church film # 1036058 item 7

Perhaps from Germany of French Huguenot extraction - Reanger, account at Janeway Store Somerset
Co., NJ Jul 1738-Jan 1744 blacksmith in Papack NJ (from Gen Mag of NJ vol 34), found at Badminister Somerset Co NJ about 1760 (from Somerset Co Hist Soc. Quarterly vol 6 & 7), attended Old Dutch Reformed Church in Raritan Somerset Co., NJ as all children are baptized there, abt 1765 with Bogart family moved westward to York (later Adams) Co. PA. Settled near New Oxford PA, aft 1771 to Berkeley Co VA, exempted from paying county levy because of age 20 July 1779 (Court Order Book #3 p 431, Berkeley Co. Court, Martinsburg WV). Noah Ranger was born on 1 October 1713. He married Elizabeth Coons, daughter of Nicholas Coons and Catherine (?), in 1740 at Somerset Co., NJ. Noah Ranger died circa 1799.

Children of Noah Ranger and Elizabeth Coons

Stanley M. Ranger1

M, b. December 1870
     Stanley M. Ranger was born in December 1870 at Ohio.1 He was the son of L. G. Ranger and Mary (?) Stanley M. Ranger married Elliza A. Sprau, daughter of Adam Sprau and Caroline Burgderfer, circa 1893.1

Children of Stanley M. Ranger and Elliza A. Sprau

Citations

  1. [S402] 1900 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Microfilm 1334.

Valerie Ranger1

F, b. May 1900
     Valerie Ranger was born in May 1900 at Crawford Twp., Wyandot Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Stanley M. Ranger and Elliza A. Sprau.1

Citations

  1. [S402] 1900 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Microfilm 1334.

Emma Rank

F, b. circa 1849
     Emma Rank was born circa 1849 at Pennsylvania.1 She married Reuben Brumfield Edwards, son of Harmon Edwards and Missouri Gilmore, on 13 September 1868 at Carroll Co., IL.

Child of Emma Rank and Reuben Brumfield Edwards

Citations

  1. [S1004] 1870 Federal Census, Carroll County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 191; FHL #545690.

Ada Jane Rankin

F, b. 5 September 1853
     Ada Jane Rankin was also known as "Addie". She was born on 5 September 1853 at near Greeneville, Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Col. Robert L. S. Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Ada Jane Rankin married William Kenneth Martin, son of Henry A. Martin and Matilda (?), circa 1879. Ada Jane Rankin married Nathan Hood Franklin, son of Benjamin Franklin and Lucinda Rankin, on 7 February 1906.

Children of Ada Jane Rankin and William Kenneth Martin

Ada L. Rankin

F, b. 31 March 1890, d. 8 July 1891
     Ada L. Rankin was born on 31 March 1890 at Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Mary Matilda Lyon. Ada L. Rankin died on 8 July 1891 at Greene Co., TN, at age 1. She was buried in July 1891 at Old Oakland Cemetery, Greene Co., TN.

Alta Rosa Rankin

F, b. 26 August 1898, d. 3 August 1972
     Alta Rosa Rankin was born on 26 August 1898 at Greene Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Mary Matilda Lyon. Alta Rosa Rankin married Jeter C. Burleson, son of William Burleson and Hester Ledford, circa 1925. Alta Rosa Rankin died on 3 August 1972 at Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC, at age 73 OBITUARY - (TN); August 5, 1972:

MRS. ALTA R. BURLESON
BAKERSVILLE, N. C. -- Mrs. Alta R. Burleson, 73, a former resident of Bakersville, died in a Charlotte hospital Thursday evening following a short illness.
Mrs. Burleson was the daughter of the late David and Alice L. Rankin and was a member of the Bakersville Baptist Church. She was a graduate of East Tennessee State College, Johnson City, Tenn., and had taught in the Bowman Elementary School for 30 years prior to her retirement.
She was a member of the Bakersville chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jeter C. Burleson, who died in 1960.
Survivors include two sons, Bruce, Charlotte, and William, Washington, D.C; one brother, Willie Rankin, Jonesboro, Tenn., and three grandchildren.
Henline-Hughes is in charge.


FUNERAL NOTICE - (TN); August 5, 1972:

HENLINE-HUGHES FUNERAL HOME
Bakersville, N.C.
Mrs. Alta R. Burleson
Funeral services for Mrs. Alta R. Burleson, 73, a former resident of Bakersville who died in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday evening following a brief illness, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday from the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home. Rev. N. H. Brittain, Rev. Elton Strickland and Rev. Robert Seatz will officiate with interment to follow in Bakersville Memorial Cemetery. Henline-Hughes Funeral Home, Bakersville is in charge of the arrangements.

She was buried in August 1972 at Bakersville Memorial Cemetery, Bakersville, Mitchell Co., NC.

Child of Alta Rosa Rankin and Jeter C. Burleson

Citations

  1. [S1250] 1900 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1573; FHL #1241573.

Beatrice V. Rankin

F, b. 16 June 1879, d. 7 October 1951
     Beatrice V. Rankin was born on 16 June 1879 at Ottway, Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle. Beatrice V. Rankin died on 7 October 1951 at Greeneville, Greene Co., TN, at age 72. She was buried in October 1951 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.
Note: did not marry.

Charles Gray Rankin

M, b. 5 March 1837, d. 10 July 1911
     Occupation: Clerked in his father's store until he was 21; then farmed on an extensive scale. In 1875 he was one of the organizers of the Home Wollen Company.
Note: Nephew of his wife's first husband Robert Rankin.

In 1890 he sold the David Rankin homeplace (which he became owner of when he married Louise (DeVault) Rankin) to Sarah R. Hendrix from Carter County. Until that sale, the property had remained in the Rankin name through the years. In 1892, Sarah R. Hendrix sold the property to J. W. Sweney. In 1982 the property was owned by Mrs. Margaret Hankins Bowman, a descendent of the Sweny family. Charles Gray Rankin was born on 5 March 1837 at Rheatown, Greene Co., TN. He was the son of John Rankin and Louisa A. Gray.1 Charles Gray Rankin married Louisa DaVault, daughter of Frederick DaVault and Margaret Range, on 17 December 1857 at Washington Co., TN. Charles Gray Rankin died on 10 July 1911 at age 74. He was buried in July 1911 at Mt. Bethel Presbyterian Church, near Limestone, Washington Co., Greene Co., TN.

Children of Charles Gray Rankin and Louisa DaVault

Citations

  1. [S1707] 1850 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 880.

Charles Miller Rankin

M, b. circa 1901
     Charles Miller Rankin was born circa 1901 at Greene Co., TN.1 He was the son of Charles Robert Rankin and Mary Cordelia Correll. Charles Miller Rankin married Martha Helen Anderson, daughter of Richard F. Anderson and Helen M. (?), circa 1924.

Citations

  1. [S1704] 1910 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1501; FHL #1375514.

Charles Robert Rankin1

M, b. November 1866, d. 1929
     Charles Robert Rankin was born in November 1866 at Greene Co., TN, 1900 census shows 1865, however 1870 shows age 3, and 1880 shows age 13, so it must have been 1866.2,3 He was the son of Charles Gray Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Charles Robert Rankin married Mary Cordelia Correll, daughter of Peter M. Correll and Elizabeth S. Jeffries, circa 1896.3 Charles Robert Rankin died in 1929 at Unaka Springs, Unicoi Co., TN. He was buried in 1929 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.

Children of Charles Robert Rankin and Mary Cordelia Correll

Citations

  1. [S1689] 1870 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1531; FHL #553030.
  2. [S1688] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1258; FHL #1255258.
  3. [S1250] 1900 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1573; FHL #1241573.

Cordella Rankin

F, b. December 1877
     Cordella Rankin was born in December 1877 at Ohio.1 She married Charles Urban Armstrong, son of Abel Armstrong and Emily Creamer, circa 1899 at Fayette Co., OH.

Child of Cordella Rankin and Charles Urban Armstrong

Citations

  1. [S263] 1900 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1266; FHL #1241266.

David Rankin

M, b. 1 November 1775, d. 17 July 1836
     David Rankin was born on 1 November 1775 at Virginia. He married Jane Bell Dinwiddie circa 1801. David Rankin died on 17 July 1836 at Greene Co., TN, at age 60.

Children of David Rankin and Jane Bell Dinwiddie

David Bruce Rankin

M, b. 24 October 1849, d. 30 October 1936
     David Bruce Rankin was born on 24 October 1849 at Greene Co., TN.1 He was the son of Col. Robert L. S. Rankin and Louisa DaVault. David Bruce Rankin married Caroline E. Marsh, daughter of Eli Marsh and Harriet J. (?), before 1873. Occupation: Merchant in 1880 at Greene Co., TN.2 David Bruce Rankin married Mary Matilda Lyon, daughter of Dr. Samuel E. Lyon M.D. and Nancy Jane Duncan, after 1883. Occupation: Farmer in 1900 at Greene Co., TN.3 David Bruce Rankin died on 30 October 1936 at age 87. He was buried in November 1936 at Fairview Community Cemetery, Washington Co., TN.

Children of David Bruce Rankin and Caroline E. Marsh

Children of David Bruce Rankin and Mary Matilda Lyon

Citations

  1. [S1707] 1850 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 880.
  2. [S1688] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1258; FHL #1255258.
  3. [S1250] 1900 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1573; FHL #1241573.

Donald J. Rankin

M, b. 18 March 1917, d. May 1977
     Donald J. Rankin was born on 18 March 1917 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA. He was the son of William Jerome Rankin and Rhoda Catherine Lucille Bullas. Donald J. Rankin died in May 1977 at age 60.

Eulalia Nichole Rankin

F, b. 8 March 1897, d. September 1984
     Eulalia Nichole Rankin was also known as "Nickie". She was born on 8 March 1897 at Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle. Eulalia Nichole Rankin died in September 1984 at Greeneville, Greene Co., TN, at age 87. She was buried in September 1984 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.
Note: did not marry.

Grace Rankin

F, b. April 1897
     Grace Rankin was born in April 1897 at Rheatown, Greene Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Charles Robert Rankin and Mary Cordelia Correll.1

Citations

  1. [S1250] 1900 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1573; FHL #1241573.

Harry Robert Rankin

M, b. 11 September 1915, d. 31 July 1985
     Harry Robert Rankin was born on 11 September 1915. He married Margaret Rose Davis, daughter of James Milan Davis and Lucy Windle Coates, on 2 September 1936. Harry Robert Rankin died on 31 July 1985 at Jackson Co., OR, at age 69.

Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D.

M, b. 22 September 1851, d. 13 January 1930
     Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. was born on 22 September 1851 at Tennessee. He was the son of Col. Robert L. S. Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. married Mary Virginia Doyle, daughter of Thomas Doyle and Ann Bougher, on 26 December 1876 at the home of the bride, Rheatown, Greene Co., TN. Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. died on 13 January 1930 at Ottway, Greene Co., TN, at age 78. He was buried in January 1930 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.

Children of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle