Biographical Sketch of James R. Pendleton
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JAMES R. PENDLETON, Trenton, was born in Todd County, Ky., November 20, 1850, and has always retained his residence here. His father, Harvey B. Pendleton, was born in 1811 and died about 1854; he was the son of John Pendleton. Subject’s mother, Louisa M., daughter of George and Betsey Carnall, of Todd County, was born in 1831. To her and her husband, Harvey B., were born: Martha A. (deceased), James R. and Cenara (deceased). James R. in youth procured a good English education, and is a reader of good books and papers. He was married, November 10, 1874, to Miss Sarah V., daughter of Nofflet and Sallie A. (Marshall) Webb, of Todd County, Ky., and to them were born: Marcellus E., August 5, 1875; Louisa E., October 7, 1876; Sallie k., June 8, 1878; Nancy C., November 10, 1879, and James E., January 27, 1882. Mr. Pendleton is a farmer owning 245 acres of first-class land in a fine state of cultivation and in good condition. He is a member of the I. 0. O. F. also of the Christian Church, and is a Democrat.