Abraham L. Pennock

Abraham L. Pennock (HM1JML)

Location: Upper Darby, PA 19082 Delaware County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.737', W 75° 16.435'

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This prominent abolitionist and patron of the arts resided here at Hoodland until his death in 1868. The home had been built in 1823 by his father-in-law, John Sellers II. A leader in the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society, Abraham Pennock also was an advocate of woman suffrage and active in the temperance movement. Notable visitors to his home included John Greenleaf Whittier and James Russell Lowell
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 476605 N 4423606
Decimal Degrees39.96228333, -75.27391667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.737', W 75° 16.435'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 44.22" N, 75° 16' 26.1" W
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Area Code(s)215, 484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 76 S State Rd, Upper Darby PA 19082, US
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