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John Brown Penington
Birth: Dec. 20, 1825
Death: Jun. 1, 1902

US Congressman. Elected to represent Delaware as At-Large in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1887 to 1891. Also served as a Member of the Delaware State House of Representatives in 1857, United States District Attorney for Delaware from 1868 to 1872, and Delaware State Attorney General from 1874 to 1879. (bio by: K) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rebecca Rowan Penington (1827 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Penington (1846 - 1886)*
  Ida H. Penington Deane (1854 - 1898)*
  Thomas M. Penington (1858 - 1861)*
  Mary Elizabeth Penington Dunning (1863 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Presbyterian Cemetery
Dover
Kent County
Delaware, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 04, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7534173
John Brown Penington
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