NameJames P. Pennington
Birth16 Jun 1859, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Death18 Aug 1945, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Marriageabt 1879, Elliott Co., Kentucky
SpouseVirginia “Jennie” Pennington
Birth13 Nov 1862, Kentucky
Death18 Feb 1931, Elliott Co., Kentucky
BirthJun 1879, Martinsburg, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Birth18 Jul 1885, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Death7 Mar 1953, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth1 Sep 1893, Elliott Co., Kentucky
Notes for Virginia “Jennie” Pennington
Her death certificate records Jennie Pennington, age 68 years 11 months 5 days, born 13 Nov 1862 in Kentucky, died 18 Feb 1931 in Laurel precinct, Elliott Co., Kentucky, married, wife of James Pennington, father Nelson Pennington, mother’s maiden name Margaret Carter, both born in Virginia, cause of death influenza, informant James Pennington, Dewdrop, Ky, burial in Pennington Cemetery.
Notes for James P. & Virginia “Jennie” (Family)
James and Jennie were first cousins.
1880 census of Elliott Co., Ky, Martinsburg precinct, enumerated 21 June, lists on p. 34 as family #251:
Pennington, Jas P., 21, farmer; Virginia, 18, wife; Rufus, son, 4/12, b. June; Carter, Virginia, 8, boarder. All born Ky Ky Ky.
1900 census of Elliott Co., Ky, Brown precinct, enumerated 22 June, lists on p. 17B as family #278/284:
Pennington, James, 41, b. June 1859, Ky Ky Ky, farmer; Jenny, wife, 38, b. Nov 1861, Ky Ky Va, married 21 years, mother of 5 children, 5 living; Rufus, son, 20, b. Jan 1880; John N., son, 17, b. Sep 1882; Mollie, dau, 14, b. July 1885; Robert, son, 11, b. Nov 1888; Etta, dau, 1, b. Jan 1898 Louisa, sister, 18, b. Dec 1881, Ky Ky Ky. All children born Ky Ky Ky.
1910 census of Elliott Co., Ky, precinct 8, enumerated 22 April, lists on p. 4B as family #75/77:
Pennington, James P., 50, farmer; Jennie, wife, 48, first marriage for both, married 31 years, mother of 6 children, 4 living; Mollie, dau, 24, single; Rosco, son, 16. All born Ky Ky Ky.