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.

Annabelle Virginia Rankin1

F, b. 27 March 1853, d. 31 December 1930
     Annabelle Virginia Rankin was born on 27 March 1853 at Ohio.1 She married Hamilton Peter Kepler.1 Annabelle Virginia Rankin died on 31 December 1930 at Center Point, Linn Co., IA, at age 77. She was buried in January 1931 at Abbe Creek Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, Linn Co., IA, Findagrave #39402000.

Child of Annabelle Virginia Rankin and Hamilton Peter Kepler

Citations

  1. [S205] 1880 Federal Census, Linn County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 0351; FHL #1254351.

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.

Child of Charles Miller Rankin and Martha Helen Anderson

Citations

  1. [S1704] 1910 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1501; FHL #1375514.
  2. [S1702] 1930 Federal Census, Washington County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2284; FHL #2342018.

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.

Claire Rankin1

F, b. May 1926
     Claire Rankin was born in May 1926 at Greene or Washington Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Charles Miller Rankin and Martha Helen Anderson.1

Citations

  1. [S1702] 1930 Federal Census, Washington County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 2284; FHL #2342018.

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.

George William Rankin

M, b. 20 May 1858, d. 29 March 1942
     George William Rankin was born on 20 May 1858 at Dallas Jones Crossing, Lafayette Co., MS. He married Mary Tharp. George William Rankin died on 29 March 1942 at Throckmorton, Throckmorton Co., TX, at age 83. He was buried in April 1942 at Throckmorton Cemetery, Throckmorton, Throckmorton Co., TX, Findagrave #62606964.

Child of George William Rankin and Mary Tharp

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.

Isaac Benjamin Rankin

M, b. 6 March 1894, d. 4 May 1958
     Isaac Benjamin Rankin was born on 6 March 1894 at Texas. He was the son of George William Rankin and Mary Tharp. Isaac Benjamin Rankin married Esther Pearl McCoy, daughter of Jesse Elmer McCoy and Ethel Owesa Hume, on 3 November 1950. Isaac Benjamin Rankin died on 4 May 1958 at San Bernardino Co., CA, at age 64. He was buried in May 1958 at Throckmorton Cemetery, Throckmorton, Throckmorton Co., TX, Findagrave #62606981.

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

James Joseph Rankin

M, b. 1 April 1903, d. 23 June 1961
     James Joseph Rankin was also known as "Joseph". He was born on 1 April 1903 at Greene Co., TN. He was the son of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle. James Joseph Rankin died on 23 June 1961 at Knoxville, Knox Co., TN, at age 58. He was buried in June 1961 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.
Note: no children.

Jeanette L. Rankin

F, b. 1 April 1919, d. 2 November 1973
     Jeanette L. Rankin was born on 1 April 1919 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Roy L. Rankin and Fern Moninger.1 Jeanette L. Rankin married Harold Eugene Snyder, son of James Carleton Snyder and Mabel Irene Campbell, on 21 March 1941 at Union Co., OH. Jeanette L. Rankin died on 2 November 1973 at Madison Heights, Oakland Co., MI, at age 54. She was buried in November 1973 at Riverside Cemetery, Defiance, Defiance Co., OH, Findagrave #104409858.

Citations

  1. [S4499] 1920 Federal Census, Defiance County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1376; FHL #1821376.

Jessica May Rankin

F, b. 11 September 1878, d. 10 March 1892
     Jessica May Rankin was born on 11 September 1878 at Greene Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Caroline E. Marsh. Jessica May Rankin died on 10 March 1892 at age 13. She was buried in March 1892 at Old Oakland Cemetery, Greene Co., TN.

Citations

  1. [S1688] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1258; FHL #1255258.

John Rankin1

M, b. circa 1813, d. 8 July 1879
     John Rankin was born circa 1813 at Tennessee.1 He was the son of David Rankin and Jane Bell Dinwiddie. John Rankin married Louisa A. Gray circa 1836. John Rankin died on 8 July 1879 at Greene Co., TN. He was buried in July 1879 at Mt. Bethel Presbyterian Church, near Limestone, Washington Co., Greene Co., TN.

Child of John Rankin and Louisa A. Gray

Citations

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

John A. Rankin

M, b. circa 1859
     John A. Rankin was born circa 1859 at Greene Co., TN.1 He was the son of Charles Gray Rankin and Louisa DaVault. John A. Rankin married Nancy Carter, daughter of Thomas Carter and Maria (?), circa 1880 at Greene Co., TN.1

Citations

  1. [S1688] 1880 Federal Census, Greene County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1258; FHL #1255258.

Julia W. Rankin1

F, b. 7 July 1862, d. 22 October 1881
     Julia W. Rankin was born on 7 July 1862 at Greene Co., TN.2 She was the daughter of Charles Gray Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Julia W. Rankin died on 22 October 1881 at age 19.

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.