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Abner Ranney
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1747
Middletown
Middlesex County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1847
Augusta
Oneida County
New York, USA

Son of Richard & Margery Miller Ranney. Revolutionary War Veteran. Husband of Lovisa Shepard (06 Oct 1778, Blandford, Massachusetts) and her sister Miriam Shepard Cook (21 Oct 1818, Augusta, New York). Lived to 100 years old. Great-grandson of Thomas Ranney who came from Scotland.

Taken from "Pomroy Jones' History of the Town of Augusta" (1851):

"Abner Ranney, who died September 17, 1847, aged 101 years, 5 months, 5 days came from Blandford, Hampden County, a town adjoining Otis, had twelve children, eighty-seven grandchildren, and eighty great-grandchildren." 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Louisa Shepard Ranney (1759 - 1817)*
  Miriam Shepard Cook (1755 - 1834)*
 
 Children:
  Hannah Ranney Baker (1779 - 1860)*
  Lovisa Ranney Allen (1780 - 1871)*
  Salley Ranney (1787 - 1842)*
  Timothy Ranney (1787 - 1810)*
  Lyman Ranney (1793 - 1879)*
  Eli Ranney (1796 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knoxboro-Augusta Cemetery
Augusta
Oneida County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: GenObsessed
Originally Created by: Andrew L.
Record added: Apr 19, 2008
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Abner Ranney
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Abner Ranney
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My 5th great-grandfather.
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2010
 
 
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