Ancestry.com has some information about this line which traces back to Arkansas and Oklahoma areas. Ancestry is a paid site but excellent resource to get started. Obra Lee Renick b.1894 in Oklahoma,son miles b. 1918. Obra's father born in Texas. You will need to do more research to discover back. I can tell you most of the Renick/Rennick clan in the USA are Scotch-Irish and are descendants of Old George Renick who came to Pennsylvania ca.1719 from Ulster. Copy and paste this... https://sites.google.com/a/wildblue.net/renick-reunion/history-of-the-renick-family Good hunting Tom Renick-Myakka City, Fl.