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

David Rankin

Male Abt 1691 - 1768  (~ 77 years)


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  • Name David Rankin 
    Born Abt 1691  Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aug 1768  Frederick County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I127341  Tree1
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 

    Family Jeanette McCormick,   b. Abt 1695, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1770 and 1771, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. William Rankin,   b. 1720, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1793, Washington County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     2. David Rankin,   b. 1726, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1795, Cynthiana, Harrison County, Kentucky - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F51567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • said to be from County Antrim, Northern Ireland
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      [Frederick County, VA, Will Book 3:443]
      Rankin, David. Will, 5 November 1757. August 1768.
      To wife Janet, all personal estate.
      To sons David and William, 2/3 of the estate.
      John McCormack and Thomas Province appointed to adjust the estate.
      To son Hugh Rankin, ten shillings;
      to dau. Barbarr, ten shillings.
      Grandson David (father William).
      Exrs: wife and James McCormack.
      Wit: Edward McGuire, John McCormack, Fr. McCormack, Thomas Province.
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      URL (Click on link) http://lvaimage.lib.va.us/cgi-bin/GetLONN.pl?first=703&last=&g_p=GH&collec tion=NN Grant
      Title Rankin, David.
      Publication 15 October 1756.
      Other Format Available on microfilm. Northern Neck Grants, reels 288-311.
      Note Location: Frederick County.
      Grantee(s): Rankin, David and William.
      Description: 778 acres whereon the both live adjoining John Smiths patent land on the drains of Opeckon.
      Source: Northern Neck Grants H, p. 703 (Reel 293).

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