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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Lina E. Rankin

F, b. 10 August 1887, d. 25 April 1889
     Lina E. Rankin was born on 10 August 1887 at Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Mary Matilda Lyon. Lina E. Rankin died on 25 April 1889 at Greene Co., TN, at age 1. She was buried in April 1889 at Old Oakland Cemetery, Greene Co., TN.

Lucinda Rankin

F
     Lucinda Rankin married Benjamin Franklin.

Child of Lucinda Rankin and Benjamin Franklin

Magdaline Mae Rankin

F, b. 16 November 1887, d. 13 February 1959
     Magdaline Mae Rankin was also known as "Maggie". She was born on 16 November 1887 at Ottway, Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle. Magdaline Mae Rankin married Thomas Norwood Weems, son of John Weems and Nancy Bailey, on 1 January 1907. Magdaline Mae Rankin died on 13 February 1959 at Memphis, Shelby Co., TN, at age 71. She was buried in February 1959 at Oak Grove Cemetery, Greeneville, Greene Co., TN.

Children of Magdaline Mae Rankin and Thomas Norwood Weems

Mahala Rankin

F, b. 18 February 1818, d. 20 August 1897
     Mahala Rankin was born on 18 February 1818 at Jasper Twp., Fayette Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Rankin and Barbara Fultz. Mahala Rankin married Elias Coil, son of John Coil and Mary House, circa 1839 at Fayette Co., OH. Mahala Rankin died on 20 August 1897 at Jasper Twp., Fayette Co., OH, at age 79. She was buried in August 1897 at Sugar Creek / Coil Cemetery, Union Twp., Fayette Co., OH.

Children of Mahala Rankin and Elias Coil

Citations

  1. [S246] 1860 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 959; FHL #803959.
  2. [S268] 1850 Federal Census, Fayette County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 678.

Margaret Rankin

F, b. circa 1861, d. 1889
     Margaret Rankin was born circa 1861 at Greene Co., TN.1 She was the daughter of Charles Gray Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Margaret Rankin died in 1889.

Citations

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

Marie Rankin1

F, b. 14 June 1880
     Marie Rankin was born on 14 June 1880.1 She married James Quinter Clemmer, son of John Henry Clemmer and Sybilla Schwenk, on 31 July 1911; No children.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.37.

Mary Blanche Rankin

F, b. 17 November 1877, d. January 1966
     Mary Blanche Rankin was born on 17 November 1877 at Ottway, Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Dr. James Jerome Rankin M.D. and Mary Virginia Doyle. Mary Blanche Rankin died in January 1966 at Ottway, Greene Co., TN, at age 88.
Note: did not marry.

Mary Elizabeth Rankin

F, b. 5 September 1853, d. 12 July 1889
     Mary Elizabeth Rankin was born on 5 September 1853 at Near Greenville, Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of Col. Robert L. S. Rankin and Louisa DaVault. Mary Elizabeth Rankin married Adam B. Bowman, son of John Bowman and Rebecca Smith, on 22 September 1880. Mary Elizabeth Rankin died on 12 July 1889 at age 35.

Child of Mary Elizabeth Rankin and Adam B. Bowman

Mary Elizabeth Rankin

F, b. 20 October 1919
     Mary Elizabeth Rankin was born on 20 October 1919 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA. She was the daughter of William Jerome Rankin and Rhoda Catherine Lucille Bullas.

Mary Leota Rankin

F, b. 25 June 1873, d. 29 June 1896
     Mary Leota Rankin was born on 25 June 1873 at Greene Co. (probably), TN.1 She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Caroline E. Marsh. Mary Leota Rankin died on 29 June 1896 at age 23. She was buried in 1896 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.

Nancy L. Rankin

F, b. 25 October 1885, d. 18 November 1885
     Nancy L. Rankin was born on 25 October 1885 at Greene Co., TN. She was the daughter of David Bruce Rankin and Mary Matilda Lyon. Nancy L. Rankin died on 18 November 1885 at Greene Co., TN. She was buried in November 1885 at Old Oakland Cemetery, Greene Co., TN.