21 October 1821–20 October 1877 (Age 56)
Tennessee, United States
When William Rankin was born on 21 October 1821, in Tennessee, United States, his father, John Rankin, was 46 and his mother, Sally Ann Nelson, was 37. He married Nancy Hughs Thomas on 24 November 1842, in Hamilton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Cooper Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died on 20 October 1877, in Hamilton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Hamilton, Illinois, United States.
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Jonesboro, Arkansas October 10, 1973 Dear Nephew (grand nephew), I rec'd your letter sometime ago but have delayed writing. We are o.k. for old people. In regard to my mother's parents, my grandfat …