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Jeannette P. Rankin
Birth: Jun. 11, 1880
Missoula County
Montana, USA
Death: May 18, 1973
Carmel Valley
Monterey County
California, USA

Social Reformer, Feminist, Suffragist, Pacifist, and Politician. She was the first woman to be elected to the House of Representatives and was the only member of Congress to vote against the US entering both World Wars. (bio by: mj) 
Family links: 
  John Rankin (1840 - 1904)
  Olive Pickering Rankin (1853 - 1947)
  Jeannette P. Rankin (1880 - 1973)
  Philena M Rankin (1882 - 1891)*
  Harriet Sedman Rankin McGregor (1883 - 1979)*
  Wellington D Rankin (1884 - 1966)*
  Mary Rankin Bragg (1888 - 1971)*
  Grace Rankin Kinney (1890 - 1954)*
  Edna Rankin McKinnon (1893 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Missoula Cemetery
Missoula County
Montana, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: mj
Record added: Mar 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6246268
Jeannette P. Rankin
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- R I P
 Added: Oct. 12, 2016

- BCane
 Added: Aug. 28, 2016
Just FYI GI Joe, (2 messages down) Jeannettes votes against war had less to do with ideals about peace, and more to do with she could not in good conscience vote to send others into war when she never faced any personal risk herself of being drafted. He...(Read more)
 Added: Jun. 4, 2016
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