Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

William Rankins

Male Abt 1722 - Aft 1761  (~ 40 years)


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  • Name William Rankins 
    Born Abt 1722  Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1761  Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I022416  Tree1
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 

    Father Robert Rankins,   b. Abt 1680, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1746/47, King George County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Rozier,   b. Abt 1683, Old Rappahannock County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1747, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1710  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13552  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Rankins,   b. 18 Sep 1753, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1837, St. Landry Parish, Louisana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. George Rankins,   b. Abt 1756, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1810, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     3. John Rankins,   b. Abt 1757, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Oct 1819, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     4. William Rankins,   b. 1758, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1836, Washington, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Reuben Rankins,   b. Abt 1760, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1812, Bourbon County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     6. Elizabeth Rankins,   b. 1762, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Benjamin Rankins,   b. Abt 1764, Hanover Parish, King George County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1817, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F00780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also said to have married "Margret Masena MARSHALL". a daughter of Thomas Marshall who d 1803 Mason County, Ky. does not appear to be correct.
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      1743-1753 King George County Deed Book 3 (Antient Press): (Page 392)
      Indenture made 1st March 1750 between BENJAMIN STROTHER SENR. Hannover Parish King George County Gent. and BENJAMIN STROTHER JUNR. in Brunswick Parish King George County Planter .. for love and affection he beareth to his Son Benjamin Strother Junr. hath given 150 acres binding upon GRACE BERRY, WILLIAM HARRISON, WILLIAM RANKINS and JUDITH JOHNSON, it being the Plantation William Harrison now holds for said Benjamin Strother Senr. which was formerly purchased of CHRISTO. STROTHER
      Presence Robert Walker, Benja. Strother
      Wm. Wren, W. Hore
      At a court held 1st March 1750 .. Deed of Gift recorded.

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      Jeremiah Rankin 71.83 FR 428.3.6 Oct 26 1760 Oct 25 1760
      Appraisers: William Brown.
      Creditors: Conrad Hackensmith, James Forish.
      Next of kin: John Alexander, William Rankin.
      Administratrix: Rankin.

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