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  1. SARAH Elizabeth "ELIZA" RANKIN: Birth: 10 MAR 1817 in NC. Death: 30 AUG 1892 in Mt. Holly, NC

  2. Margaret A. Rankin: Birth: 10 MAR 1819 in Lincoln County, NC. Death: 10 JUN 1916 in Gaston County, NC

  3. Nathaniel Alexander Rankin: Birth: ABT 1824 in Lincoln County, North Carolina. Death: 21 JUL 1862 in Stowesville, Gaston County, NC

1. Title:   GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Ann Created on 17 AUG 2009. Imported on 23 Sep 2009.
2. Title:   GEDCOM file. Created on 30 APR 2005. Imported on 30 Apr 2005.
3. Title:   GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Abernathy - GEDCOM archive from harddrive - recovered file, Created on 12 MAR 2014. Imported on 14 Mar 2014.

a. Note:   # ID: I30209 # Name: John Butch Rankin 1 # Sex: M # Birth: 1 FEB 1792 in Mechlenberg Co., North Carolina 1 # Death: 25 OCT 1876 in Gaston Co., North Carolina 1 # Burial: Goshen Grove Cemetery, Gaston Co., North Carolina 1 # Note:
  [TEMPERANCE BAILEY - ROBERT REYNOLDS.ged] !US Census 1850 (17 September) lines 31-35: John B. Rankin (b. 1792 - 58 - in NC). Listed are: Charles B. Abernathy (b. 1822 - 28) married to Sarah E (b. 1826 - 24). Children listed (born in NC) are: William (son b. 1845 - 5); and Nancy (dau b. 1847 - 3)
  Last Will & Testament: I, John Rankin of Gaston Co., North Carolina on this the 27 day of March 1874 make and publish this my last will and testament. First, I direct that my Executor shall pay all my just debts and funeral expenses and put up a headstone to my grave. Second, I will my clothes to William Rankin my grandson and my bed to Nancy Rankin my granddaughter. Third, I will all the balance of my estate to be divided as follows: to Margaret Moody one fourth, to Eliza Abernathy one fourth, to William and Nancy Rankin one fourth and to my son Alexander Rankin's children one fourth. I direct my Executor to sell my lands and divide the proceeds in four equal parts. I appoint my Brother Richard Rankin my Executor to do this my last deed in witness whereof I set my hand seal. T. F. Wilson Hampton Padgett (signed) John \ his X mark \ Rankin Probated 3 Nov 1876 in Gaston Co., NC !Information supporting this is found at: 0Butch%20Rankin%20and%20Sarah%20Farrar.htm
  Marriage 1 Sarah Harriett Farrar b: AFT. 1780
  * Married: 21 SEP 1814 in Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina 1 Children
  1. Margaret A. Rankin b: 10 MAR 1819 in Lincoln Co., North Carolina 2. Nathaniel Alexander Rankin b: ABT. 1824 in Lincoln Co., North Carolina 3. Sarah Eliza Rankin b: 10 MAR 1826 in North Carolina Sources:
  1. Title: TEMPERANCE BAILEY - ROBERT REYNOLDS.ged Repository: Call Number: Media: Other Text: Date of Import: Sep 16, 2004 source: is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.