Name: John "Butch" RANKIN
Given Name: John "Butch"
Nickname: +Sarah H. Farrar
Change Date: 20 JAN 2012 1 2 3
_SDATE: 1 JUL 1792 in NC
# ID: I30209
1 2 3
# 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
[TEMPERANCE BAILEY - ROBERT REYNOLDS.ged]
!US Census 1850 (17 September) lines 31-35: John B. Rankin (b. 1792 - 5 8 - in NC). Listed are: Charles B. Abernathy (b. 1822 - 28) married to S arah 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 M arch 1874 make and publish this my last will and testament.
First, I direct that my Executor shall pay all my just debts and fu neral expenses and put up a headstone to my grave.
Second, I will my clothes to William Rankin my grandson and my bed t o 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 Willi am and Nancy Rankin one fourth and to my son Alexander Rankin's childre n one fourth.
I direct my Executor to sell my lands and divide the proceeds in fo ur equal parts.
I appoint my Brother Richard Rankin my Executor to do this my last d eed in witness whereof I set my hand seal.
T. F. Wilson
(signed) John \ his X mark \ Rankin
Probated 3 Nov 1876 in Gaston Co., NC
!Information supporting this is found at:
http://www.rankinfamily.org/Rankins%20of%20NC/Gaston%20County/Ch2%2 0John%2 0Butch%20Rankin%20and%20Sarah%20Farrar.htm
Marriage 1 Sarah Harriett Farrar b: AFT. 1780
* Married: 21 SEP 1814 in Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina 1
1. Margaret A. Rankin b: 10 MAR 1819 in Lincoln Co., North Carolina
2. Nathaniel Alexander Rankin b: ABT. 1824 in Lincoln Co., North Car olina
3. Sarah Eliza Rankin b: 10 MAR 1826 in North Carolina
1. Title: TEMPERANCE BAILEY - ROBERT REYNOLDS.ged
Text: Date of Import: Sep 16, 2004
Sarah Harriett FARRAR b: AFT 1780
- SARAH Elizabeth "ELIZA" RANKIN b: 10 MAR 1817 in NC
- Margaret A. RANKIN b: 10 MAR 1819 in Lincoln County, NC
- Nathaniel Alexander RANKIN b: ABT 1824 in Lincoln County, North Carolina
- Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 23 Sep 2009 - CAA's GEDCOM Backup file - hard drive
Title: GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Ann Abernathygmail.com. Created on 17 AU G 2009. Imported on 23 Sep 2009.
- Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 30 Apr 2005
Title: GEDCOM file. Created on 30 APR 2005. Imported on 30 Apr 2005.
- Abbrev: GEDCOM file imported on 14 Mar 2014 - CAA's GEDCOM backup - hard drive
Title: GEDCOM file submitted by Cathy Abernathy - GEDCOM archive from harddriv e - recovered file, email@example.com. Created on 12 MAR 2014. Import ed on 14 Mar 2014.