Lucy Patterson

about 1786–24 February 1861 (Age 75)
Warren, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy Patterson was born about 1786, in Warren, North Carolina, United States, her father, Isham Patterson, was 21 and her mother, Nancy Young, was 22. She married Hardy Penuel on 31 January 1806, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 24 February 1861, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Hardy Penuel
Lucy Patterson
Marriage: 31 January 1806
Fernando Jethro Penuel
Frederick August Penuel
Margaret ( Sally) Penuel
Alanson Penuel
H. Rail Penuel
Wiley Penuel
Sarah ( Sally) Penuel
Tilford Penuel

Spouse and Children

31 January 1806
North Carolina, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+19 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 3

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.

Age 22

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucy Patterson, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Lucy Patterson, "Tennessee, State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Lucy Patterson, "Tennessee, Marriages, 1796-1950"

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