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Birth: Oct. 27, 1838
Greene County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1926
Ripley County
Missouri, USA

David Jennings was the son of Joshua and Eliza Louisa Jane Nelson Jennings. He was born in Greene County, Tennessee. When he was a boy, his family moved to Caldwell County, Kentucky, around 1848. They lived near Fredonia, on Good Springs Road. Around 1858, he married Mary Campbell, and they had two children (Victoria and Sarah). They moved to Hamilton County, Illinois, around 1860. (His parents and his siblings would later follow.) On October 13, 1861, he enlisted to serve in the Civil War. He played the bugle in the military band. His wife, Mary, later became sick, and she died around 1871. He got remarried to a woman whose first name was Elizabeth, around 1872, and they had six children (James William, David Rufus, Mary Louise, Elijah, Edward, and Elizabeth, who was known as "Bessie"). David's second wife Elizabeth died, either during the birth of their daughter Bessie, in Dec of 1884, or soon thereafter. David moved to Ripley County, Missouri, around 1902. He married for a third time, to Alice Ellen Timmons Harris. She was also a widow, and she brought her four children to the marriage (James, Berthal, Roscoe, and Mary). David and Alice had two children of their own (Ruth and Albert). Bobbie Joe (#46976683)

Name: David H Jennings
Residence: Illinois
Enlistment Date: 1 Oct 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Illinois
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, Illinois 6th Cavalry Regiment on 09 Jan 1862.Mustered out on 05 Nov 1865 at Selma, AL.
Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men

Name: David Jennings
Residence: Hamilton County, Illinois
Enlistment Date: 13 Oct 1861
Side Served: Union
State Served: Illinois

Name: David Gennings
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 19 Jul 1856
Marriage Place: Stewart, Tennessee
Spouse: Mary Campbell

Name: David H Jenning
Marriage Date: 13 Mar 1905
Marriage Place: Ripley, Missouri
Registration Place: Ripley, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Alice E Harris
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joshua B. Jennings (1809 - 1892)
  Eliza Louisa Nelson Jennings (1812 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Alice Ellen Timmons Jennings (1872 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Mary Louise Jennings Jackson (1878 - 1959)*
  Elizabeth E. Jennings Griffith (1884 - 1947)*
  Ruth Inis Jennings Ormsby (1906 - 1990)*
  Albert M Jennings (1913 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Jennings Ritchey (1836 - 1875)*
  David Nelson Jennings (1838 - 1926)
  Nancy Ann Jennings Ritchey (1841 - 1901)*
  Louisa C Jennings Blake (1851 - 1878)*
  William Francis Marion Jennings (1852 - 1919)*
  Julia M Jennings Couch (1859 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

CO K 6 ILL CAV
 
Burial:
Cypress Creek Cemetery
Flatwoods
Ripley County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Pamela
Record added: Sep 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97896558
Corp David Nelson Jennings
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Corp David Nelson Jennings
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- Pamela
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