m. Est. 1775-1780
Facts and Events
Information on James Rankin
From Revolutionary War Pension file of a William Rankin, (1757-1798) (relationship unknown, not a sibling):
File contains summary of War of 1812 Pension record of James Rankin, entered service 1811 in Augusta County, Virginia, where he resided, & resided age 70 in Pocahontas County Virginia in 1751; died there 3/3/1853, married 7/25/1821 to Nancy McNeal, Bath County, Virginia, who received Pension at ate 74 in Pocahontas County, West Virginia in 1878. F-w8543, R2001. [Source: “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 4, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret., pg. 182].