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David Rankin

farmer , capitalist

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.

Membership

Member Illinois Legislature, 3 terms.

Connections

father:
William Rankin

mother:
Elizabeth (Gross) Rankin