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Subject: RINKER
Author: Sandra Yelton
Date: Sunday, May 10, 1998
Classification: Query

Daniel Warrick Burruss, II has written "The Rinkers of Virginia, Their Neighbors & Kin and the Shenandoah Valley." Published in 1993 by Commercial Press, Stephens City, VA 22655 and I believe still available through the Shenandoah County Library Store, 300 Stoney Drive, Edinburg, VA 22824. Chapter 5 of the book is about George Rinker, born in 1751 in Lancaster, PA, lived in Shenandoah County until early 1800s when he moved to Greene Co, TN and from there to Union County, IN where he died in 1835.