Stuart Randolph Rankin

12 August 1919–26 September 1997 (Age 78)
Sheridan, Yamhill, Oregon, United States

The Life of Stuart Randolph

When Stuart Randolph Rankin was born on 12 August 1919, in Sheridan, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, his father, Harold Gilbert Rankin, was 23 and his mother, Oda Opal Churchman, was 23. He married Veda Hickman on 28 February 1942, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 26 September 1997, in Hermiston, Umatilla, Oregon, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Hermiston Cemetery, Hermiston, Umatilla, Oregon, United States.

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Stuart Randolph Rankin
Veda Hickman
Marriage: 28 February 1942

Spouse and Children

28 February 1942
Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.

Age 22

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from the medieval personal name Rankin, a diminutive of Ronald or Rand , with the diminutive suffix -kin.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Stuart Randolph Rankin, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Stuart R Rankin in household of Harold G Rankin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stuart R Rankin in household of Harold G Rankin, "United States Census, 1930"

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