James Bankhead

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Born in Scotland on 1754. James married Elizabeth McGarity and had 7 children. He passed away on 27 Oct 1805 in Union, South Carolina, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Bankhead"

Scottish and northern Irish: topographic name for someone who lived at the top or end of a bank or hill (see Banks 1) or habitational name from a place with this origin. There are several minor places in Scotland so called, but the most likely source of the surname is one on the border between the parishes of Kilmarnock and Dreghorn in Ayrshire.

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