Christina M. Rankin

10 February 1908–September 1982 (Age 74)
McPherson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Christina M.

When Christina M. Rankin was born on 10 February 1908, in McPherson, Kansas, United States, her father, Edward Archie Rankin, was 27 and her mother, Myrtle Maud Jones, was 22. She married Henry W. Meyers on 21 November 1936, in Stevenson, Skamania, Washington, United States. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 49 Camas 10, Clark, Washington, United States in 1940. She died in September 1982, in Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, United States, at the age of 74.

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Henry W. Meyers
Christina M. Rankin
Marriage: 21 November 1936

Spouse and Children

21 November 1936
Stevenson, Skamania, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 19

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1928 · Kansas Wheat

Age 20

In 1928, Kansas produced one-seventh of the world's wheat crop. Several years later in 1931, Kansas had produced a record breaking 240 million bushels of wheat.

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)

  • Christiana Meyers in household of Henry Meyers, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Christina M Rankin in household of Garland D Hunter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Christina Rankin in household of Ed Rankin, "United States Census, 1910"

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