Alexina RANKIN

Alexina RANKIN

Female 1804 - 1872  (67 years)

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  • Name Alexina RANKIN 
    Born 26 Apr 1804  Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 09 May 1804  Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Memorial Inscription Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Newspaper Report 11 Jun 1846  Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Newspaper Report 17 Jun 1846  Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 20 Jan 1872  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper Report 24 Jan 1872  Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Margaret MacLarty, Alexina's mother's sister, mentioned her in her will of 1844: 'to Mrs Dunlop my large gold chain and very fine brooch of valuable coloured stone it requires repairs - ....... three pieces mecklin Lace to be divided between my nieces Mrs Dunlop Mrs Scott and Margt Ann Rankin' [3]
    • Alexina's sister Margaret Ann Rankin also named her in her will: 'Of this I wish as formerly expressed one hundred pounds given to each of my dear sisters vizt Mrs Hinton Spalding, Mrs William Kent, Mrs Henry Dunlop and Mrs Charles C Scott, also the same [sum?] (£100) to my dear brother James Rankin to be expended as each likes in some remembrance of me. ...... My pearl and emerald ring to my sister Alexina Dunlop ....... I hope you will attend to all the [?] wishes I have expressed in this paper, + if you are prevented doing so, I request my sister Alexina to do so.' (Helen Scott did.) [4]
    Person ID I5  Dunlop Tree
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2016 

    Father John RANKIN,   b. Abt 1760,   d. 1829  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MCLARTY,   b. 23 Sep 1763,   d. 1831  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1787  Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Details: 22 December 1787, Greenock New or Middle Church: John Rankin, merchant, and Elisabeth McLarty, dau to Alexander McLarty, shipmaster, both in this parish. 1 day.
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry DUNLOP,   b. 07 Jun 1799, Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1867, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 02 Dec 1831  Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    • 3 Dec 1831 Largs, Ayrshire; 1831 and 1832: Dec 2 Henry Dunlop and Alexina Rankin (booked and married). His parish: Govan; her parish: Largs.
    Notes 
    • 'Received for proclaiming Henry Dunlop Esqr of Craigton Parish of Govan and Alexina Rankin of this Parish Daughter of the late John Rankin Esqr Greenock on one sabbath £1.'; also shown on Scotland Marriages index as one day later than the marriage in Govan. [5, 8]
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Bruce DUNLOP,   b. 22 Sep 1832, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1912, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. Henry DUNLOP,   b. 06 Jun 1834, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Rankin DUNLOP,   b. 09 Jul 1836, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909  (Age 72 years)
    +4. Charles DUNLOP,   b. 06 May 1838, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Alexina Rankin DUNLOP,   b. 08 Feb 1840, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1846, Craigton House, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
    +6. Colin Hinton DUNLOP,   b. 17 Oct 1841, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1868, Barrhead, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
    +7. Robert Bruce Ellis DUNLOP,   b. 19 Oct 1843, Govan, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1877, Kingston, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     8. Helen Scott DUNLOP,   b. 05 Mar 1845, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1912, Ormiston, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     9. William George DUNLOP,   b. 05 Jun 1846, Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1887, Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +10. Alexander Johnstone DUNLOP,   b. 07 Apr 1848, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1921, Broomfields, Largs, Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S184] Information from Bruce Dunlop 2020.

    2. [S107] Newspaper Archive, (www.britishnewspaperarchive).

    3. [S23] Will of Maclarty Margaret 8/5/1849 Residing at Gre.

    4. [S24] Rankin, Margaret Anne 29/3/1855 Residing at Greeno.

    5. [S120] Scotland Select Marriages, (www.ancestry.co.uk).

    6. [S49] Scotland, Parish Register, Greenock New or Middle Church, (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk).

    7. [S7] PR Govan.

    8. [S22] PR Largs, (Period, 1723-1856).