Edmond Penn

about 1803–12 July 1883 (Age 80)
Patrick, Virginia, United States

The Life of Edmond

When Edmond Penn was born about 1803, in Patrick, Virginia, United States, his father, Wilson Penn, was 27 and his mother, Sally Chitwood, was 20. He married Nancy Jay Freeman on 9 October 1834, in Liberty, Casey, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 12 July 1883, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80.

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Edmond Penn
Nancy Jay Freeman
Marriage: 9 October 1834
Phoebe Ann Penn
Mary Jane Penn
Eliza Penn
Capt George Wilson Penn

Spouse and Children

9 October 1834
Liberty, Casey, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 9

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 21

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from various places, for example Penn in Buckinghamshire and Staffordshire, named with the Celtic element pen ‘hill’, which was apparently adopted in Old English.2 English: metonymic occupational name for an impounder of stray animals, from Middle English, Old English penn ‘(sheep) pen’.3 English: pet form of Parnell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edmund Penn, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Edmond Penn, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Edmond Penn, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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