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Rankin County, Mississippi

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  • Johnny Earl Whittington (1953 - 2019)
    Loving Father and Grand Father who valued family and time with family. One of the kindest and most gentle giants.
  • Ruth Lewis (1790 - 1832)
    Daughter of William Norton, Jr. and Patience Harrelson Norton. Not the daughter of Famariah Atkinson Miller Norton. Famariah was her grandmother. === GEDCOM Source ===@R151452@ 1810 United States Feder...
  • Nancy Ann Duckworth (1820 - 1896)
    Notes: "1880 Census for Cato, Rankin, Mississippi J. D. W. DUCKWORTH Self M Male W 58 SC Farming SC SC Nancy Ann DUCKWORTH Wife M Female W 57 SC Keeps House SC SC Sallie DUCKWORTH Dau S Female W 22 MS ...
  • Charlie Floyd (1903 - 1969)
    From Charlie, son of Lauren Floyd and Emma Rankin. Wife Gertrude daughter of George M. and Martha Jane Burnham. Brothers: Leslie Julius Sisters: Lillian Virginia Jones Laura Burnham Children: Hora...
  • Laura Lee Burnham (1909 - 1982)
    From Birthday may have been 12-25-1903. Father: Laurin S. Floyd Mother: Martha Emma Rankin Floyd Spouse: Leon Burnham Marriage:31-July-1933 Children: Son:Lauren Everett, b. circa 1934, d, 2010 Daught...

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Rankin County, Mississippi.

Official Website

Founded in 1828, the county is named in honor of Christopher Rankin, a Mississippi Congressman who served from 1819 to 1826.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

Anse | Brandon (County Seat) | Cato | Cleary | Comeby | Cross Roads | Crossgates Farm | Dobson | Fannin | Florence | Flowood | Goshen Springs | Greenfield | Guide | Johns | Jackson (part) | Langford | Leesburg | Lynwood | Pearl | Pelahatchie | Piney Woods | Pisgah | Puckett | Richmond | Robin Hood | Sand Hill | Shady Lakes | Star | Value | Whitfield



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Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Rankin County History