Research by the Editor:

NJ Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1980

Child name: Pennington, male, birth date 30 Jul 1861 in Newark, Essex Co., NJ, Father: Jabez Pennington. Source:

NJ Death and Burials Index, 1720-1988

Francis Pennington, male, death date 6 June 1880, death place Newark, Essex Co., NJ, age 18, birth date 1862, marital status unknown, fathers birth US, mothers birth US. Source:

1880 City of Newark, Essex Co., NJ Census (dated 11 Jun 1880)

Jabez Penington, head, age 76, Lawyer, NJ / NJ / NJ

Francis Penington, son, age 18, at College, NJ / Moss? / NJ

Lewis Penington, son, age 16, at School, NJ / Moss? / NJ

Franklin Satterwaite, son-in-law, age 34, at home, PA / PA / PA

Rosalie Satterwaite, dau., age 31, at home, NJ / NJ / Moss?

Penington Satterwaite, gr. son, age 10, at school, NJ / PA / NJ

Athur Satterwaite, gr. dau., age 7, at home, NJ / PA / NJ

2 servants

PRA Myfamily—Group 1—Ephraim Pennington Family Tree

Parents listed as Jabaz (Jabez) Pierson Pennington and Frances H. Stodder

In this research their son Frank (Francis) Pennington born 30 July 1861 in Newark, Essex Co., NJ. Source:

Obituary: “The New York Times”

7 Jun 1880

PenningtonFrancis NJ Obit

The New York Times, 7 June 1880, Francis "Frank" Pennington obituary, Group 1


No Francis Pennington found buried in Newark, Essex Co., NJ on findagrave but his father Jabez P. Pennington is found buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, Essex Co., NJ. Francis may be buried in the same cemetery.

Submitted by Melinda Pennington