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Lewis Rankin (1857)

Lewis Rankin
Born in Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Biography

In 1860, the Rankin family lived in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut. The family included High Rankin, 34, born in Ireland, a carriage builder, with $100 in personal estate; his wife, Eliza, 28, born in Ireland; their children, all born in Connecticut, except as noted: William E., 14, born in NY; Eliza (Lizzie) A., 12, b. NY; Jane, 8?; James, 8; Lewis N., 4; and Pauline, 2. Also living with them was Bridget McCabe, 23, b. Ireland.[1]

In 1870, the Rankin family lived in New York City, New York. The household included Hugh Rankin, 45, born in Ireland, a painter, with $600 in personal estate; his wife, Eliza, 43, b. Ireland; their children, all born in Connecticut, except as noted: Lizzie, 22; Jane, 19; James, 16, a grocery clerk; Lewis, 13, in school; Pauline, 11, in school; and William, 22, b. NY, a dry goods clerk; and his wife, Mary, 25, b. NY.[2]NOTE: William Rankin and his wife Mary were also enumerated in another household in NYC the 1870 Census (refer to their profiles for details)

Sources

  1. 1860 US Census, Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHR9-YQQ)
  2. 1870 US Census, New York City Ward 9, New York, New York (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8XT-KL3)




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