Penelope Ing

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

The Life Summary 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 8. She married William Durley about 1800, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died about 1853, in Gibson, Gibson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 77.

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William Durley
Penelope Ing
Marriage: about 1800
Joseph John Durley
Henry Durley
George W. Durley
Jemima E. Durley
Horatio Durley
William D Durley
William Durley
Huldy Durley
Keziah "Kate" A. Durley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1800North Carolina, United States
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    +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

    English (Buckinghamshire and Middlesex): variant of Inge .Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish ing ‘young’.Chinese: alternative Cantonese form of the surnames 應, 嬴, and 英, see Ying 1-3.

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

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