Pennington, Abel

Photo:  Abel Pennington in late 1800s; War of 1812 era banner

 

Age at Enlistment:  23

Length of Service: 1812-?

State:  Kentucky

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:  2nd Regiment (Jennings’) Kentucky Volunteers

Service Record:  War of 1812 Service Pension lists he served in CPT Daniel Garrard’s Company; His wife Elizabeth received the pension

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:   Webbville Cemetery , Lawrence Co., KY

Soldier Info:   Born in South Carolina 1789; Died in 1865 in Lawrence Co., KY

Relationship to Author:  1st Cousin 7x