History of Dearborn and Ohio Counties, Indiana: From Their Ealiest Settlement by F. E. Weakley & Co., Publishers. 1885
J. C. [Pennington], our subject, was married in Ripley County, Ind., September 24, 1851, to Catherine, daughter of John and Catherine (Risinger) Dorah, who was born in Pennsylvania, September 27, 1830.
In January, 1852, Mr. Pennington purchased a farm in Ripley County, where he moved and engaged in farming till September, 1873, at which time he moved to Moore's Hill, where he now resides.
His wife died November 30, 1867. Their eight children were: Medora D. (deceased), John C., Ella M., (deceased), Joel E., Laura H., Mary L., Charles M. (deceased), and Martha A. (deceased). Mr. Pennington was again married at Moore's Hill, March 13, 1874, to Elizabeth F., daughter of Morton and Dorcas T. (Eaton) Justis, who was born in Dearborn County, November 7, 1832. They have one child, Walter E.
Mr. Pennington is a member of the Masonic order and is highly esteemed as a citizen.
Catherine Dorsh Pennington (1830 - 1867)
Elizabeth F Justice Pennington (1832 - 1912)*
Walter E Pennington (1874 - 1950)*
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Forest Hill Cemetery
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