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Larcena Pennington Page
Birth: Jan. 10, 1837, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1913
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA

Western Folk Heroine. She was a member of a pioneer family for whom Pennington Street in Tucson, Arizona, was named. Larcena was abducted by Tonto Apaches in 1860. Unable to keep up with her captors, she was stabbed 18 times and left for dead in Madera Canyon. Larcena then crawled through the desert for more than 16 days before finding help and being rescued. The first thing she asked for was a chew of tobacco. She survived the wounds and married John Page who was killed a year later by the Apaches. She then married Judge William F. Scott.  (bio by: Lori Fredona (Tucson)) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elias Green Pennington (1809 - 1869)
  Julia Ann Hood Pennington (1815 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  John Hempstead Page (____ - 1861)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jim Pennington (____ - 1868)*
  Laura Ellen Pennington Barnett (1835 - 1869)*
  Larcena Pennington Page (1837 - 1913)
  John Parker Pennington (1840 - 1904)*
  Ann Pennington (1843 - 1867)*
  Margaret Dennison Pennington (1844 - 1872)*
  Amanda Jane Pennington Crumpton (1846 - 1919)*
  Elias Green Pennington (1848 - 1869)*
  Mary Frances Pennington Randolph (1852 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Park
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA
Plot: 43-3 D 16
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Lori Fredona (Tucson)
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29865354
Larcena <i>Pennington</i> Page
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Larcena <i>Pennington</i> Page
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RIP
- Silence Dogood
 Added: Jul. 11, 2014
A special flower for a special lady.
- Charlene
 Added: Aug. 23, 2013
I don't think I could have done what you did. You are amazing and very brave. God Bless You and Rest In Peace.
- Diana McDevitt Eyler
 Added: Apr. 28, 2013
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