Penelope Groner

1716–30 January 1791 (Age 75)
Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Penelope

Penelope Groner was born in 1716, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of Lewis Groner. She married Johann Jacob Riess in 1730, in Breconshire, Wales. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 30 January 1791, in Iredell, North Carolina, United States, 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 Riess
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–
Anna Riess
1765–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1730Breconshire, Wales
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    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

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Shimon, Yossef, Zev, Hinda, Leib, Mordechai, Schneur, Zalman.German: habitational name for someone from Grone (see Grone 1).German: unflattering name for a lecher (see Grone 3).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Grone
    Gronert

    Sources (1)

    • Penelope Groner Reese, "Find A Grave Index"

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