Penelope Groner

1716–1791 (Age 75)
Centre Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mooresville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Penelope

Penelope Groner was born in 1716 as the daughter of Lewis Groner. She married Johann Jacob Ries in 1730, in Breconshire, Wales. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1791, at the age of 75, and was buried in Centre Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mooresville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Jacob Ries
1712–1817
Penelope Groner
1716–1791
Marriage: 1730
David Reese
1733–1798
Rose Reece
1736–
Asenath Reese
1746–
Suzannah Reese
1748–
David Solomon Reece
1735–1792
Thomas Reece
1738–
James Reese
1741–
Ambrose Rose Reece
1752–1820
John Martin Reece
1755–1840
John Reece
1757–

Spouse and Children

    Johann Jacob Ries

    Male1712–1817Male

    Female1716–1791Female

MARRIAGE
1730
Breconshire, Wales
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Lewis Groner

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (2)

1776

Age 60

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 60

North Carolina is the 12th state.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Norman: Grone, to groan, to grunt, and ere, an agent, meaning a groaner or a grunter

Sources (1)

  • Penelope Groner Reese, "Find A Grave Index"

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