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Capt Ralph Banks, Sr

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Capt Ralph Banks, Sr

  • Birth 21 Oct 1757 Granville County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 28 Aug 1824 Coldwater, Elbert County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 61065025

From the Ralph Banks Family Bible, quoted in Banks of Elbert page 61-62, third edition:

I, Ralph Banks, was married to my wife, Rachel, on Thursday, 27th of November 1788.

I, Ralph Banks, was born Oct. 21st, 1757.
Rachel, my wife, was born May 6th, 1769.
Son Thomas A. was born on Dec. 19th, 1789.
Son Willis was born April 23rd, 1791.
Son James J. was born April 5th, 1792.
Daughter Sally was born May 5th, 1793.
Son Richard was born October 23rd, 1794.
Son Ralph was born April 6th, 1796.
Son John was born October 27th, 1797.
Daughter Mary J. was born August 16th, 1799.
Son Dunstan was born December 10th, 1800.
Daughter Priscilla was born September 3d, 1802.
Son Henry was born November 2d, 1804.
Son Lemuel was born January 8th, 1810.
Son Marion was born June 23rd, 1813.

Note: The book Banks of Elbert provides a comprehensive survey of the Banks County family, with special emphasis on the descendants of Ralph Banks and Rachel Alston Jones Banks of Elbert County, Georgia.

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