I am looking for descendants of Garth/Garret/Jerrett Pender and Catherine Bridges of Johnson, Union, Pope Co., IL and Texas. I have as their children: 1. Mary Ann Pender m. Freddie Dolan 2. John Pender m. Alice Randall 3. Frances Pender m. Simeon White 4. Almeda Pender m. Steve Pruitt 5. Oscar Pender (not proven as their son) 6. Sis Pender m Dave Dempsey 7. Monroe Pender (went to Texas) 8. Lucy Pender m. Henry Thomas Money (a Preacher in Texas) 9. SarahPender (Rumored to have died in Texax at age 18) 10. Billie Pender (Believed to have went to Texas and died a young man). 11. Emeline Pender (rumored to have married Mack Dempsey) 12. Robert Pender (NFI)
According to the 1870 Census of Johnson Co., IL 21 July 1870 page 29/428 Pender, Jarrett 58 NC Catherine 53 IL John 18 IL Mary Ann (looks like Minerva on census image) 15 IL Robert 13IL James 11 IL Lucy6 IL Frank 3 IL Sarah 11/12ILJuly Lamb, John19IL
After Jarrett's death Catherine Bridges Pender married an unknown manno children.She married 3rd Charles Summers. No children.
Source of children in 1st part is a Bridges family record written by Abigail Bridges Gordon, sister of Catheirne Bridges Pender.She did not however list birthdates only names and marriages and children.