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Revill, Joseph C.

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Revill, Joseph C.
February 27, 2007 05:18PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed., 1887,
Boone Co.

JOSEPH C. REVILL, cashier of Boone County Deposit Bank, Burlington, Ky.,
was born September 28, 1846, at New Liberty, Owen Co., Ky., and is a son
of Rankin and Elizabeth (Gale) Revill, natives, respectively, of
Mississippi and Owen County, Ky. Mrs. Elizabeth Revill was a daughter of
Dr. Henry B. Gale, a native of Virginia. Rankin Revill, born February 28,
1821, was a lawyer by profession; he was elected clerk of the court of
appeals, of Kentucky, and was also county clerk of Owen County for twelve
years. He died in Frankfort in June, 1860. Joseph C. Revill was reared
in Owen County; was elected circuit court clerk in 1874, and served
twelve years. He settled in Burlington, Boone County, in 1885, where he
organized a bank with Fountain Riddell as president. The bank has a
capital of $50,000, surplus $4,000, and $70,000 average amount of deposits.
In November, 1868, he married Miss Monette Runyan, a native of Burlington,
and a daughter of James M. Runyan, deceased. Three children have been
born to this union, viz: Maud, Rankin and Jonette. Mr. Revill is a member
of the I.O.O.F. and a Baptist; politically he is a Democrat.
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