James Rankin


James Rankin

James Rankin may refer to:

* James Rankin (lighthouse keeper) (1844–1921), American lighthouse keeper
* Sir James Rankin, 1st Baronet (1842–1915), British Member of Parliament
* James Rankin (actor)
* James Rankin (pilot) RAF Flying ace during World War Two


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  • James Rankin — James Love Rankin (* 27. November 1909 in Cloon Carrigans; † im 20. Jahrhundert) war ein irischer Badmintonspieler. Karriere James Rankin gewann im März 1939 die All England im Herrendoppel. Außerdem war er in Schottland, Irland und Wales… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • James Rankin (lighthouse keeper) — James Rankin (1844 ndash; January 5, 1921) was an American lighthouse keeper. A native of Killashee, County Longford, Ireland, Rankin emigrated to the United States in 1867. He served as the keeper of East Brother Island Light in California from… …   Wikipedia

  • James Rankin (pilot) — Infobox Military Person name= James E Rankin lived= 1913 date of death unknown placeofbirth= Edinburgh, Scotland placeofdeath= caption= nickname= allegiance=flagicon|United Kingdom United Kingdom serviceyears= rank= Air Commodore branch= air… …   Wikipedia

  • Sir James Rankin, 1st Baronet — (25 December 1842 ndash; 17 April 1915) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom. He was Member of Parliament for Leominster from 1880 to 1885, and from 1886 until the general election of 1906, losing the seat by only 28 votes to …   Wikipedia

  • Rankin (name) — Rankin is a last name of Scottish and northern Irish origin. The name is derived from the medieval personal name Rankin which is a diminutive of Ronald or Rand combined with the diminutive suffix kin . [http://www.ancestry.com/facts/Rankin family …   Wikipedia

  • Rankin — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Chris Rankin (* 1983), neuseeländischer Schauspieler Christopher Rankin (1788–1826), US amerikanischer Politiker David Rankin (* 1946), englischer Maler Harry Rankin (* 1920), kanadischer Anwalt,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • James R. Young — James Rankin Young (March 10, 1847 December 18, 1924) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Early lifeJames R. Young was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He enlisted in the Union Army in June 1863 in… …   Wikipedia

  • Rankin Baronets — There have been two Baronetcies created for persons with the surname Rankin, both in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. One creation is extant as of 2007.The Rankin Baronetcy, of Bryngwyn in Much Dewchurch in the County of Hereford, was… …   Wikipedia

  • Rankin/Bass — Productions, Inc. (formerly Videocraft International, Ltd.) is an American production company, known for its seasonal television specials. The company origins The company was founded by Arthur Rankin, Jr. and Jules Bass in the early 1960s as… …   Wikipedia

  • James Gilmour (Miramichi lumber baron) — James Gilmour (14 October 1782 29 January 1858) was a prominent Scottish born entrepreneur, farmer, school trustee, justice of the peace, militia officer, and co founder of both Douglastown, New Brunswick, and Gilmour, Rankin Co. Born in 1782,… …   Wikipedia


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