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Rev John Rains
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Birth: May 2, 1796
Mason County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1879
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Rev. John Rains, a Methodist minister, was born in Maysville,Mason Co., Kentucky on May 2, 1796, Was the son of John Rains and Nancy Edwards. He died on July 4, 1879 at the age of 83 years. Rev. Rains and his wife, Lucinda, are both buried in the City Cemetery.

Rev. Rains married Lucinda Cartwright Sept. 10, 1824. They had 15 children. His oldest son Capt. John Rains died in Confederate service. Another son was Dr. T. B. Rains of Columbia, Tennessee. Dr. Rains is buried at Rose Hill Cemetery in Columbia, Tennessee. His tombstone is labeled: Dr. T. B. Rains, Surgeon.

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  Thomas B Rains (1831 - 1892)*
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Nashville City Cemetery
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: City Cemetery
Record added: May 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6391476
Rev John Rains
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