Judge Abel Pennington, Jr

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Abel Pennington, Jr

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Annville, Jackson County, Kentucky, United States
Place of Burial: Moores Creek, Jackson County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Abel Pennington, I
Husband of Elizabeth Pennington
Father of Rachel Johnston; Capt Levi Pennington; Capt John B Pennington; Nancy McGee Arnold and Preston Pennington

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About Judge Abel Pennington, Jr

Abel Pennington, Jr. was born July 8, 1797 in Greenville, Greenville Co., South Carolina. He married Elizabeth Bolling or Bowling (1794-1866). He died January 16, 1881 in Annville, Jackson Co., Kentucky and was buried in Moore Cemetery, Moore's Creek, Jackson County, Kentucky.

Children of Abel Pennington, Jr. and wife Elizabeth:

  • Rachel Pennington Johnston (1817-1884), married Samuel Johnston (1808-1902).
  • Levi Pennington (1821-1862), married Rachel Combs, died at Battle of Vicksburg

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Son of Abel Pennington and [1st wife] Martha Patsy Lewis

He helped his Father-in-law develop Perry County, and later became a Judge in Owsley Co.

The new stone was placed at burial site by Dallas & Mildred McGee and daughter Janice McGee .

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Judge Abel Pennington, Jr's Timeline

1797
July 8, 1797
Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States
1817
December 25, 1817
Age 20
North Carolina, United States
1821
August 30, 1821
Age 24
Perry County, Kentucky, United States
1827
February 22, 1827
Age 29
Perry County, Kentucky, United States
1829
December 22, 1829
Age 32
Kentucky, United States
1881
January 16, 1881
Age 83
Annville, Jackson County, Kentucky, United States
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Moores Creek, Jackson County, Kentucky, United States