PENSINGER Abraham Lincoln

Male 1861 - 1940  (78 years)


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  • Name PENSINGER Abraham Lincoln 
    Born 11 Oct 1861  Greencastle, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    CENSUS 17 Sept 1870  Montgomery Township, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Dwelling No., Family No.,
    Family Members, Age, Sex, Profession, Place of Birth

    482, 528,
    Pensinger George, 51, M Miller, Penna
    Pensinger Christina, 46, F, Keeping H, "
    Pensinger John, 21, M, Jnr Millwright, "
    Pensinger Elizabeth, 15, F, Doing H work, "
    Pensinger George W, 13, M, Works on farm, "
    Pensinger Luther D, 10, M, at home, "
    Pensinger Abe Lincoln, 9, M, at home, "
    Pensinger Mariah, 6, F, at home, "
    Pensinger William, 6, M, at home, "
    Ruthrauff Cath, 75, F, Groom mother, Hesse Darmstadt 
    RESI 1861-1882  Greencastle, Franklin Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    OCCU 31 Aug 1887  Colchester, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Saloon Keeper 
    CENSUS 09 Jun 1900  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Dwelling No., Family No.,
    Family Members, Relation, Sex, Birth month, Birth year, Age, Marital status, Yrs married, No. children born, No. now living, Place of birth, Father's place of birth, Mother's place of birth, Profession

    128, 129,
    Pensinger Abraham, Head, M, Oct 1861, 38, M, 13, , , Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Farm Hand
    Pensinger Belle, Wife, F, July 1871, 28, M, 13, 4, 3, Kentucky, Kentucky, Kentucky,
    Pensinger Earle, Son, M, Aug 1889, 10, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, At School
    Pensinger Fay, Son, M, Jan 1892, 8, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, At School
    Pensinger Sallis, Son, M, Dec 1895, 4, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky,  
    CENSUS 10 May 1910  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Dwelling No., Family No.,
    Family Members, Relation, Sex, Age, Marital Status/No. Marriage, Yrs married, No. children born, No. now living, Place of Birth, Father's Place of Birth, Mother's Place of Birth, Profession

    181, 81,
    Pensinger A L, Head, M, 48, M1, 22, , , Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Germany, Farmer, Gen farm
    Pensinger Belle, Wife, F, 42, M1, 22, 4, 3, Kentucky, Kentucky, Kentucky, none
    Pensinger Earl, son, M, 20, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm Laborer, Working out?
    Pensinger Fay, son, M, 19, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm, Plow shop
    Pensinger Hollis, son, M, 14, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm laborer, Home farm 
    RESI 1882-1940  McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 14 Apr 1940  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 78 
    Cause: Heart failure 
    Address:
    Blandinsville, IL 61420 
    Buried 16 Apr 1940  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    South Cemetery
    Blandinsville, IL 61420 
    Person ID I139  Main
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2009 

    Father PENSINGER, George,   b. Abt 1819, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ruthrauff, Christina,   b. Abt 1824, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ASHBY, Shrilda Belle,   b. 31 Aug 1867, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Aug 1887  Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage License: Pennsinger, Abram and Belle Ashby - 1887, p. 1
    Marriage License: Pennsinger, Abram and Belle Ashby - 1887, p. 1
    Marriage License: Pennsinger, Abram and Belle Ashby - 1887, p. 2
    Marriage License: Pennsinger, Abram and Belle Ashby - 1887, p. 2
    Children 
     1. PENSINGER, Earl,   b. Aug 1889, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. PENSINGER Fay or Faye,   b. Jan 1892, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. PENSINGER, Hollis,   b. Dec 1895, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. PENSINGER, Willis,   d. Bef May 10 1910  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Mar 2009 16:37:37 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Oct 1861 - Greencastle, Franklin Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - Dwelling No., Family No., Family Members, Age, Sex, Profession, Place of Birth 482, 528, Pensinger George, 51, M Miller, Penna Pensinger Christina, 46, F, Keeping H, " Pensinger John, 21, M, Jnr Millwright, " Pensinger Elizabeth, 15, F, Doing H work, " Pensinger George W, 13, M, Works on farm, " Pensinger Luther D, 10, M, at home, " Pensinger Abe Lincoln, 9, M, at home, " Pensinger Mariah, 6, F, at home, " Pensinger William, 6, M, at home, " Ruthrauff Cath, 75, F, Groom mother, Hesse Darmstadt - 17 Sept 1870 - Montgomery Township, Franklin Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRESI - 1861-1882 - Greencastle, Franklin Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOCCU - Saloon Keeper - 31 Aug 1887 - Colchester, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Aug 1887 - Macomb, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - Dwelling No., Family No., Family Members, Relation, Sex, Birth month, Birth year, Age, Marital status, Yrs married, No. children born, No. now living, Place of birth, Father's place of birth, Mother's place of birth, Profession 128, 129, Pensinger Abraham, Head, M, Oct 1861, 38, M, 13, , , Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Farm Hand Pensinger Belle, Wife, F, July 1871, 28, M, 13, 4, 3, Kentucky, Kentucky, Kentucky, Pensinger Earle, Son, M, Aug 1889, 10, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, At School Pensinger Fay, Son, M, Jan 1892, 8, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, At School Pensinger Sallis, Son, M, Dec 1895, 4, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, - 09 Jun 1900 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - Dwelling No., Family No., Family Members, Relation, Sex, Age, Marital Status/No. Marriage, Yrs married, No. children born, No. now living, Place of Birth, Father's Place of Birth, Mother's Place of Birth, Profession 181, 81, Pensinger A L, Head, M, 48, M1, 22, , , Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Germany, Farmer, Gen farm Pensinger Belle, Wife, F, 42, M1, 22, 4, 3, Kentucky, Kentucky, Kentucky, none Pensinger Earl, son, M, 20, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm Laborer, Working out? Pensinger Fay, son, M, 19, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm, Plow shop Pensinger Hollis, son, M, 14, S, , , , Illinois, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Farm laborer, Home farm - 10 May 1910 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRESI - 1882-1940 - McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 78 - 14 Apr 1940 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    South Cemetery
    Blandinsville, IL 61420 - 16 Apr 1940 - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL
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  • Notes 
    • Abe Pensinger was survived by his wife Belle and sons Faye of Jordan, Minn. and Earl of Tennessee, Ill. Sons Willis and Hollis preceded him in death. [10]

  • Sources 
    1. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.
      Mr. Pensinger was born in Greencastle, Penna, October 11, 1861, the son of George and Christina Rutterual Pensinger.

    2. [S93] Census: 1870 U.S. - Montgomery Township, Franklin Co., PA, (Ancestry,com), Roll: M593_1346; Page: 444; Image: 247 (Reliability: 3), 17 Sept 1870.

    3. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.
      Mr. Pensinger was born in Greencastle, Penna, October 11, 1861, the son of George and Christina Rutterual Pensinger. He grew to manhood there and when he was 21 years old came to Illinois.

    4. [S177] Marriage License: Pennsinger, Abram and Belle Ashby - 1887 , (Illinois State Board of Health), License No. 2427. (Reliability: 3), 31 Aug 1887.

    5. [S81] Census: 1900 U.S. - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll: T623_320 Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 50 (Reliability: 3), 09 Jun 1900.

    6. [S91] Census: 1910 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Series: T624 Roll: 305 Page: 134A (Reliability: 3), 10 May 1910.

    7. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.
      He settled here in western McDonough county and lived the rest of his life in the vicinity of Colchester and Blandinsville. For many years past he had made his home on the county line road straight west of here.

    8. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.
      Funeral services were held at the Roberts Funeral Home on Tuesday afternoon for Abraham Lincoln (Abe) Pensinger, one of the Blandinsville community's old and well-known residents, who passed away at his home a mile west of town Sunday. He had lived for 78 years, six months and three days, and death was the result of heart trouble and complications. He had been in poor health for the past several years.

    9. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.
      Funeral services were held at the Roberts Funeral Home on Tuesday afternoon for Abraham Lincoln (Abe) Pensinger...The Rev. C. K. Demmel officiated at the service on Tuesday afternoon and internment was in South Cemetery.

    10. [S59] Obituary: Pensinger, Abe Lincoln - 1940, (Blandinsville Star-Gazette, Blandinsville, IL, 15 APR 1940) (Reliability: 2), 15 Apr 1940.