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James Henry RANKIN

Male 1840 - 1915  (74 years)


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  • Name James Henry RANKIN 
    Born 19 Sep 1840 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Feb 1915  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10083  Primary
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2014 

    Father William RANKIN,   b. 9 Oct 1795, Center Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1872, Shippensburg Twp, Cumberland Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Caroline Olivia NEVIN,   b. 17 Oct 1812, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1882, Shippensburg, Cumberland Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1829  Shippensburg, PA United Presbyterian Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Photos
    Rankin, William and his family
    Rankin, William and his family
    Family ID F2820  Group Sheet

    Family Catherine F. MURPHY,   b. 18 Feb 1852,   d. 24 Jan 1886  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1874 
    Children 
    +1. Margaret Wilson RANKIN,   b. 13 Dec 1874,   d. 12 Dec 1904  (Age 29 years)
     2. Carolyn Nevin RANKIN,   b. 9 Sep 1877,   d. 16 Nov 1945  (Age 68 years)
     3. Helen T. RANKIN,   b. 1 Mar 1881,   d. 24 Oct 1940  (Age 59 years)
    Portrait
    James and Catherine with his sister Lizzie
    James and Catherine with his sister Lizzie
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F2172  Group Sheet

  • Portrait
    Rankin / Nevin Gathering at Ohiopyle Park
    Rankin / Nevin Gathering at Ohiopyle Park
    James Rankin family with Charles F. Nevin family

  • Sources 
    1. [S126] Bible: Bratton family bible (Reliability: 0).

    2. [S128] PA Biography: Men of Mark, Nevin, Alfred, (Philadelphia, Fulton Publishing Company, 1876), p. 333 (Reliability: 0).

    3. [S148] PA Cumberland Co.: Marriages and Death 1821-1830, Wright, F. Edward, (Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications, 1991,1994), p. 122 (Reliability: 0).