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David Rankin

David Rankin, American farmer, capitalist. member Illinois Legislature, 3 terms.

Background

  • Rankin, David was born on May 28, 1825 in Sullivan County, Indiana, United States. Son of William and Elizabeth (Gross) Rankin.

  • Education

    • Educated country school in Sullivan Company. Twice married, 1850 and 1878.

    Career

    • Moved from Indiana to Illinois and later to Missouri. Member Illinois Legislature, 3 terms.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Illinois Legislature, 3 terms.

    Connections

    • father: William Rankin
    • mother: Elizabeth (Gross) Rankin
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    Born March 28, 1825
    Died 1910
    (aged 84)
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