Elvenah Jane Pennock

6 June 1836–11 November 1917 (Age 81)
Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Elvenah Jane

When Elvenah Jane Pennock was born on 6 June 1836, in Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States, her father, George Pennock, was 28 and her mother, Jane Ransom, was 25. She died on 11 November 1917, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

George Pennock
1808–1890
Jane Ransom
1811–1876
Elvenah Jane Pennock
1836–1917
Mary Pennock
1837–1837
Harriet Pennock
1842–1852

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World Events (7)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 27

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 27

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English (North Yorkshire): variant of Pinnock .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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