Jason Hibbs Penrose

21 October 1809–3 May 1817 (Age 7)
Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jason Hibbs

When Jason Hibbs Penrose was born on 21 October 1809, in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Penrose, was 44 and his mother, Sarah Hibbs, was 43. He died on 3 May 1817, in Jefferson, Ohio, United States, at the age of 7, and was buried in Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Penrose
Sarah Hibbs
Hannah Penrose
Mahlon Penrose
Richard Penrose
James Penrose
Thomas Penrose Jr.
John Hughes Penrose
Jason Hibbs Penrose
Sarah Ann Penrose
Joseph Penrose

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World Events (3)

1810 · Change of capital city

Age 1

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 3

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

Name Meaning

Cornish and Welsh: habitational name from any of the places called Penrose, in ten parishes of Cornwall, several in Wales, and in Herefordshire near the Welsh border. All are named with Celtic pen ‘head’, ‘top’, ‘end’ + ros ‘heath’, ‘moor’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jason Hibbs Penrose, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Deaths and Burials, 1856-1971"
  • Jason Hibbs Penrose, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935 for Farmer://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2189/31906

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