Penelope Ing

9 February 1777–about 1853 (Age 75)
Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Penelope

When Penelope Ing was born on 9 February 1777, in Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States, her father, Matthew Ing, was 4 and her mother, Martha Layton, was 7. She married William Durley about 1800, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died about 1853, in Gibson, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

William Durley
1775–1840
Penelope Ing
1777–1853
Marriage: about 1800
Joseph John Durley
1805–1864
Henry Durley
1805–1893
George W. Durley
1807–1842
Jemima E. Durley
1816–
Horatio Durley
1820–1862
William D Durley
1810–1870
Huldy Durley
1812–
Keziah "Kate" A. Durley
1817–1888

Spouse and Children

    William Durley

    Male1775–1840Male

    Female1777–1853Female

MARRIAGE
about 1800
North Carolina, United States
children

(8)

    Joseph John Durley

    Male1805–1864Male

    Henry Durley

    Male1805–1893Male

    George W. Durley

    Male1807–1842Male

    William D Durley

    Male1810–1870Male

    Female1812–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Matthew Ing

    Male1773–1814Male

    Martha Layton

    Female1770–1850Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 12

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 22

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Old Norse and Middle English personal name Ing(a), a short form of various names with the first element Ing- ( see Ingle ).2 English: habitational name from an Essex place name, Ing, which survives with various manorial affixes in the names Fryerning, Ingatestone, Ingrave, and Margaretting, and which is probably from an Old English tribal name Gēingas ‘people of the district’.3 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish ing ‘young’.

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

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