Person:James Rankin (29)

James Rankin
d.April 1855
m. Est. 1775-1780
  1. George Rankin1782 - 1854
  2. James Rankin1784 - 1855
  • HJames Rankin1784 - 1855
  • WNancy McNeal1804 - aft 1878
m. 25 July 1821
Facts and Events
Name James Rankin
Gender Male
Birth? 1784 Middle River, Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 25 July 1821 Bath County, Virginiato Nancy McNeal
Alt Death[2] 3 March 1853 Pocahontas County, Virginia
Death[1] April 1855

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].

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  2. Wardell, Patrick G. Virginia/West Virginia genealogical data from Revolutionary War pension and bounty land warrant records. (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, c1988-1998), Vol. 4, pg. 182.