Anna Phillips

15 September 1785–16 August 1874 (Age 88)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Phillips was born on 15 September 1785, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, Samuel Phillips, was 43 and her mother, Nancy Anna Sargent, was 39. She married Benjamin Penn Jr on 7 January 1802, in Frederick, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Pleasant Township, Brown, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Georgetown, Pleasant Township, Brown, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died on 16 August 1874, in Georgetown, Brown, Ohio, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Georgetown, Brown, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Penn Jr
1776–1862
Anna Phillips
1785–1874
Marriage: 7 January 1802
Wm. Penn
1803–
Samuel W. Penn
1805–
Ann Augusta Penn
1808–1880
Rebecca Penn
1810–1880
Granville Penn
1813–
Nackey E Penn
1815–1880
Helen Penn
1806–1878
John H Penn
1807–1827
John H. T. Penn
1807–
Benjamin M. Penn
1813–1880
Caroline Phillips Penn
1813–1880
Hanson L. Penn
1813–1857
Harriet A. Penn
1818–1902

Spouse and Children

    Benjamin Penn Jr

    Male1776–1862Male

    Female1785–1874Female

MARRIAGE
7 January 1802
Frederick, Maryland, United States
children

(13)

    Wm. Penn

    Male1803–Male

    Samuel W. Penn

    Male1805–Male

    Helen Penn

    Female1806–1878Female

    John H Penn

    Male1807–1827Male

    John H. T. Penn

    Male1807–Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1742–1822Male

    Nancy Anna Sargent

    Female1745–1802Female

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

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.
1803

Age 18

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 25

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anie Penn in household of Benjamin Penn, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anne Penn in household of Benjamin Penn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anna Phillips, "Find A Grave Index"

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