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Henry Bascom Rankin
Birth: Apr. 7, 1837
Athens
Menard County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1927
Athens
Menard County
Illinois, USA

Author of "Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln" and "Intimate Sketches of Abraham" among other works. Henry was a student in the law office of Lincoln & Herndon in Springfield, Illinois, from December, 1856 to February, 1861. He abandoned law at the outset of the Civil War and engaged in farming, banking and investing. (bio by: John Winterbauer) 
 
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  Alma Hurd Rankin (1842 - 1915)*
 
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Burial:
Indian Point Cemetery
Athens
Menard County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John Winterbauer
Record added: Mar 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6300958
Henry Bascom Rankin
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Henry Bascom Rankin
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Henry Bascom Rankin
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